8 things you need to know about the Kotel and the Temple Mount

There are many misconceptions about the Temple Mount, the Kotel and the Al Aqsa mosque. Confusion and even much conflict can be dispelled when the facts are made clear! Here are 8 things you need to know about the holiest site on earth for the Jewish people: 1. What is the holiest site on earth … More 8 things you need to know about the Kotel and the Temple Mount

Remembering Munich

At the Munich Olympics of 1972, less than three decades after the Holocaust, Jews were murdered on German soil – because they were Jews. Because they were Israelis. The Olympics has historically been a place of peace where even warring nations could come together and compete in the sports arena, rather than on the battlefield. … More Remembering Munich

Warriors of the Mind

They came one by one, sometimes in pairs. Quietly they entered the auditorium. Unassuming people, you might not notice if you passed in the street. No external factors could alert you to the fact that these are elite warriors of the mind. The Hasby Awards, under the auspices of famous blogger Elder of Ziyon, honor … More Warriors of the Mind

3 principles that make Inclusion in Israel a success

Working at the Israel Forever Foundation has given me the opportunity and impetus to write about subjects that I would not have instinctually thought to write about. This is one of them.  Inclusion is given different priority in different societies. Even when it is agreed that inclusion is a worthy goal, the amount of effort … More 3 principles that make Inclusion in Israel a success