Gaza War

Israelis fight for their lives, and Americans don’t get it

The world looks a lot different from Kibbutz Kfar Aza than it does in the United States or any other point on the planet. The difference is obvious in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem or anywhere else in Israel. …

Gaza War

Canada and Mexico not Hamas, but point is…

Gov. Kathy Hochul apologized for an “inappropriate analogy” and “poor choice of words” in making a geographical comparison between Hamas and Canada. “If Canada …


Bingo opens in Five Towns

Bingo Wholesale, a discounter known as the "Kosher Costco," opened in the Five Towns on Wednesday.

Kosher Kitchen

Discovering greens for health and deliciousness

N o one really knows what our ancient ancestors ate in their caves, but scholars who have studied them believe they ate mostly vegetation, and some evidence shows they ate as much as 4 to 6 pounds of …


In prison, Navalny wrote Sharanksy

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who died in prison last week, had been carrying on a correspondence with former prisoner of Zion Natan Sharansky, the Free Press reported on Monday. …

Gaza war

Admit it: Antisemitism crisis is out of control

The war in Gaza is prying open a potentially game-changing fissure in British politics that has wider implications for the Western world. Last weekend, a recording surfaced …

gaza war

In the bright lights of Broadway, only darkness

If you’re a Broadway theater fan, you’re probably familiar with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. It’s a nonprofit organization that, as its name reflects, helps to mitigate the …

Politics 2024

Tom terrific: Suozzi beats Pilip by 8 points

In the end, it wasn’t even close. After weeks of seemingly endless negative television commercials promoting Democrat Tom Suozzi and Republican-Conservative Mazi Pilip, Suozzi defeated …


Israel needs your visit now more than ever

Everyone remembers where they were on Oct. 7 when the impossible news started trickling and then flooding in. We may not have understood the extent of what was happening, but we all knew …

Rockville Centre

IDF officer in RVC describes his Gaza experience

An IDF officer who served in Gaza told a Rockville Centre synagogue that “personally, if there can be a solution that will include any sort of agreement or ceasefire, I don’t believe in …


Bask in a Moroccan Purim’s flavorful glow

Purim, which is celebrated on the 14th of Adar (this year, 14 Adar II, starting on motzei Shabbat on March 24) commemorates the saving of the Jewish people from Haman’s plot to kill …

Global Focus

On antisemitism, Brit exceptionalism is a myth

That old image of the Jewish family with a packed suitcase at the ready in case they are compelled to suddenly leave their home has returned with a vengeance across Europe. In France and …

gaza war

Zombie policy establishment can’t process Oct. 7

Behold the latest genius idea from the foreign policy establishment: “Last month, Richard Haass, the former longtime head of the Council on Foreign Relations, approached …

gaza war

At the end of the day, will Hamas be the winner?

What will happen if Hamas is allowed to win this war? If Hamas is permitted to accomplish what it intended by its mass murders, kidnappings and rapes? If the victims …

Politics 2024

Torres rips GOP for blocking Israel aid, says Putin-loving Carlson should move to Russia

Ritchie Torres, Riverdale’s progressive Democratic congressman — and staunchest supporter of Israel in the House of Representatives — expressed renewed disappointment on Tuesday as …

From Great Neck to Israel

Great Necker meets Pollard

During a recent visit to Israel, Great Neck activist Dr. Paul Brody met with Jonathan Pollard at Jerusalem’s Inbal Hotel. In 2004, Brody was the first Anglo …


Shoah novel about ‘price we pay for lies we tell’

On a visit to Yad Vashem 10 years ago, Mitch Albom, the sports journalist turned inspirational book author, was struck by a story that emerged from one of the video displays. …

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