Monthly Archives: April 2011

Please Sign On on Behalf of Foreign Aid to Israel

All of the Major Movements are uniting in creating a join rabbis’ letter to Congress in support of Foreign Aid to Israel. The Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism is one of the places collecting signatures. The letter is signed … Continue reading

Posted in We Are For Israel | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

A Look at Anti-Arab Racism in Israel

This is a very revealing video. A reality show had a female Arab actor play a customer going in to a gas station/convenience store to purchase a coffee. The man behind the counter, also an actor, tells her, in front … Continue reading

Posted in We Are For Israel | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments

Israel and the UN

Chicago Tribune April 4, 2011 – Editorial In 2009, a United Nations panel led by Richard Goldstone issued a 575-page bombshell of a report. It accused Israel of committing war crimes against the Palestinians in a three-week Gaza invasion. The … Continue reading

Posted in Gaza, IDF, International Criticism, We Are For Israel | Leave a comment

Response to MJ Rosenberg on Goldstone

The Goldstone Commission’s accusation that Israel intentionally targeted civilians, a charge now recanted by Judge Goldstone himself, was an absurd and anti-Jewish, much less anti-Israel, argument from the start. Those who opposed this charge rightly feel vindicated. We are in fact … Continue reading

Posted in Gaza, IDF, International Criticism, J Street, We Are For Israel | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Did Israel Commit War Crimes in Gaza?

This week, Richard Goldstone wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post in which he admitted that the evidence demonstrates that Israel did not intentionallytarget civilians during Operation Cast Lead. This admission invalidates the fundamental premise of what is commonly known as the Goldstone Report, … Continue reading

Posted in Gaza, IDF, International Criticism | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Sign On to Our Mission Statement!

If you are interested in what we post in this blog, please sign on to our Mission Statement or if you just want to receive our emails sign on to our email list or subscribe to the blog! Refer your … Continue reading

Posted in We Are For Israel | Leave a comment

Ammiel Hirsch’s Response to Peter Beinart at the CCAR Convention

Reprinted with Permission (emphasis mine) Engaging With Israel: Challenges and Opportunities for American Jews Discussion with Peter Beinart at CCAR Convention, New Orleans March 30, 2011 By: Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch, Stephen Wise Free Synagogue Chevre: This feels really good. It … Continue reading

Posted in Apartheid Accusation, Boycott of Israel, Free Gaza Flotilla, Gaza, IDF, International Criticism, J Street, Peace Negotiations, We Are For Israel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Israel – A Nazi Apartheid State

Being anti-Israel is not in itself objectionable. But I’m not talking about ordinary criticism of Israel. I’m speaking of a hatred that permits itself no boundaries in the lies and myths it pours out. Thus, Israel is repeatedly referred to … Continue reading

Posted in Apartheid Accusation, Boycott of Israel, International Criticism, We Are For Israel | 1 Comment

Reconsidering the Goldstone Report

In an article in the Washington Post this past Friday, Judge Richard Goldstone wrote: “We know a lot more today about what happened in the Gaza war of 2008-09 than we did when I chaired the fact-finding mission appointed by … Continue reading

Posted in Gaza, We Are For Israel | Leave a comment

Israel’s IDF Medical Clinic starts work

CNN: “Israel is first to set up Surgical Unit in Japan” Israel’s IDF Medical Clinic has started work in the Tsunami-stricken Miyagi prefecture of Japan ● The Israeli clinic includes orthopedics, surgical and intensive care units as well as a … Continue reading

Posted in IDF, We Are For Israel | 6 Comments