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  • If I forget thee Jerusalem. Oops! The Democrats just did

    By Shmuel Rosner

    September 5, 2012 | 3:55 am

    Why the Democrats have decided to omit Jerusalem from their party platform is utterly beyond me. ‎There is nothing more predictable than the ensuing attacks from the right following ‎such an omission. There's nothing more likely to trouble Jewish voters who still care ‎about Israel...

  • Jerusalem a wedge issue? You bet

    By Shmuel Rosner

    August 7, 2012 | 6:46 am

    ‎“If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning” ‎‎(Psalm 137:5)‎

    ‎“It is a deeply moving experience to be in Jerusalem, the capital of ‎Israel,” presidential candidate Mitt Romney said last week, during his visit to the ‎Eternal City. And no...

  • August 1, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    August 1, 2012 | 2:21 am

    In-depth

    Israel Under Siege

    Writing in the Daily Beast, Benny Morris explains why he sees Israel as the most dangerous place in the world for Jews.

    But for Israel the “Arab Spring” represents a dramatic, abrupt tightening of the noose. The takeover of the Gaza Strip by...

  • Romney to get little poll help from Israel visit

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    July 31, 2012 | 12:07 pm

    Mitt Romney traveled to Israel Saturday to improve his chances with American voters interested in US-Israel relations. In particular, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate is trying to shore up his support among Jewish voters.

    But he shouldn’t expect to much of a bump at...

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  • Four lies you’ve been told about Romney’s visit to Israel

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 31, 2012 | 7:09 am

    There has been much spin surrounding Mitt Romney’s recent visit to Israel - but how much of it is true?

    Netanyahu endorsed Mitt Romney.

    No, he didn’t. ‎

    We all assume, and for good reason, that the prime minister of Israel would probably ‎want Mitt Romney to get elected,...

  • July 31, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 31, 2012 | 1:18 am

    In-depth

    A terrorist is a terrorist. Europe got it wrong

    In an opinion piece for the Times of London, Tzipi Livni raps the European Union for its failure to recognize Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.

    Conferring legitimacy on terrorist organisations simply because they also...

  • Why no US President Will Move the American Embassy to Jerusalem

    By Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

    July 30, 2012 | 2:17 pm

    There is a great deal of ferver among the pro-Israel camp in reaction to Mitt’s verbal commitment to move the American Embassy from Tel Aviv. However, will Romney as a President move the American Embassy to Israel’s capital Jerusalem?

    Don’t hold your breath.

    A long line of...

  • July 30, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 30, 2012 | 1:02 am

    In-depth

    Iran sanctions halt long-range ballistic-missile development

    The increasingly severe sanctions on Iran over its nuclear ambitions could be having an effect on the country’s weapons program, according to a study by the International Institute for Strategic Studies

    While it...

  • Mitt, the Wailing Wall, and LDS support for Israel

    By Mark Paredes

    July 29, 2012 | 11:14 pm

    As I viewed the picture of Mitt Romney standing at the Wailing Wall during his current trip to Israel, I clearly remembered my first time at the wall. It was one of the spiritual highlights of my life. Like many Mormons who have traveled to the country, I feel like Israel is my...

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