Trump, often polarizing, draws broad Jewish and Christian support on Jerusalem

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:19+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

It’s not often that the American Jewish community is united on issues pertaining to President Donald Trump, or on any political topics for that matter. But Trump’s Dec. 6 recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and his expression of the intent to move the U.S. embassy to that city drew widespread support from Jewish organizations, dovetailing [...]

Four Ways The New York Times Botches Coverage of Jerusalem

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:19+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

The run-up to President Trump’s speech about Jerusalem provided the New York Times with an opportunity to put some of its worst journalism on display. Here are some of the problems: Confusion about annexation: A Times news article about the history of Jerusalem reported that “Israel stopped short of annexing East Jerusalem, a move that would most likely have drawn international [...]

Israel joins US in mourning over Las Vegas mass shooting

By | 2017-10-06T14:09:02+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Netanyahu and Rivlin expressed condolences to the American people on behalf of all Israelis over the largest mass shooting in US history. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday issued his condolences to the American people following the massacre of 58 and the wounding of hundreds at a country music concert in Las Vegas. “Las Vegas and [...]