Get Ready for Jerusalem 2021 Academic Weed Fest


A worker tends to cannabis plants at the Tikun Olam company facility near Tsfat, August 31, 2010. The International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS) has chosen the Hebrew University of Jerusalem to host the International Symposium on the Cannabinoids in 2021 in Jerusalem. The ICRS is the oldest scientific society dedicated to the research in the […]

Inspiration from Zion: What Happens AFTER the Terror Attack?


Friends and relatives mourn at the graves of Yosef Salomon (70), his daughter Haya (46) and son Elad (35), after their funeral, attended by thousands, at the Modiin Cemetery, on July 23, 2017. The Salomon family members were murdered in a stabbing attack by an Arab terrorist who attacked them during their Friday night dinner […]

Israel’s Embassy in Jordan May Stay Closed


Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hugs the security officer from the Israeli embassy in Amman Jordan who was stabbed by a terrorist. July 24, 2017 While Israel wants Ambassador to Jordan Einat Schlein and her staff to return as soon as possible to the Israeli embassy in Jordan, that probably won’t be happening. It is very […]

The UN Does Not Want Palestinian Terrorists to be Held Accountable


United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres The former Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki Moon had a terrible history regarding his treatment of Israel. He vilified the country and absolved Palestinian Arab terrorists repeatedly. Unfortunately the new UNSG Antonio Guterres is following in those footsteps. Advertisement On July 21, 2017, a Palestinian Arab terrorist […]

Bedouin Price Tag: Retaliation Arson of Kibbutz Barn


Barn fire at Kibbutz Revivim The residents of Kibbutz Revivim in the Negev desert in southern Israel, half an hour south of Beer Sheva, woke up early Thursday morning to the sight of yet another arson of their hayloft, with an estimated financial damage of hundreds of thousands of dollars. Late Prime Minister Golda Meir […]

The Short Vort: Is Nothing Sacred Anymore?


The Talmud records: (Bavli Shabbos 130a) “Any Mitzvah which the Jewish people were willing to sacrifice their lives in order to fulfill during the times of persecution, that Mitzvah is still ‘strongly held on to’ by them… for example the Mitzvah of not worshiping idols and the performance of Bris Milah”. Advertisement We have all […]

Yesha Council Grateful to Trump for Shiva Call


Ambassador Friedman and Envoy Greenblatt at the Solomon shiva American Ambassador David Friedman and Special Envoy Jason Greenblatt this week paid their respects to the Solomon family in the community of Halamish, who lost three loved ones to an Arab terrorist last Friday night. Oded Revivi, Chief Foreign Envoy of the Yesha Council, issued a […]