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Anne's Opinions · 23h ago

Good News Friday

We are still in celebratory mood after the festivities of the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem, so this Good News Friday installment will reflect that as well as the histor...
Anne's Opinions · 1d ago

#Jerusalem50: Who’s afraid of celebrating Israel’s 1967 victory?

With all the amazing celebrations, moving ceremonies and glorious jubilations at the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification and the liberation of Judea and Samaria from the hands of t...
Anne's Opinions · 2d ago

#Jerusalem50: A personal recollection of the Six Day War by an American student in Jerusalem

Sometimes it is easier to understand the timeline of a war through personal recollections, rather than by neutral press reports. The following article was written by a woman who was an Ameri...
Anne's Opinions · 3d ago

#Jerusalem50: Chag Same’ach! Yom Yerushalayim 5777 – 2017

The 50th anniversary of the recapture and reunification of Jerusalem, as well as the liberation of Judea and Samaria (and Gaza, which was then unwisely given over to Hamas in 2005) has final...
Anne's Opinions · 3d ago

#Jerusalem50: Israel’s precarious position in the lead-up to the Six Day War

Israel’s victory in the Six Day War was so complete and so sudden and so startling that, 50 years later, many people have forgotten the dire danger facing Israel in those awfully tense days....
Anne's Opinions · 4d ago

#Jerusalem50: Rabbi Jonathan Sacks on the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, former Chief Rabbi of the UK and world-famous philosopher, speaks about what Jerusalem and its reunification in 1967 means to him. A must see. Watch and share widely.  ...
Anne's Opinions · 4d ago

#Jerusalem50: Har Hatzofim (Mt. Scopus) and the Ophel

On Wednesday Israel and the Jewish world will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of our miraculous victory in the Six Day War of 1967. Jerusalem has gone into high gear for the extraordinar...
Anne's Opinions · 1w ago

Good News Friday

Once again, thank goodness it’s Friday and time for a Good News Friday post to put us in a good mood for Shabbat. Let’s start with yet another Israeli medical breakthrough. This time it’s a ...
Anne's Opinions · 1W ago

Guest Post: Trump’s Presidency – a disaster in the making?

This is another guest post by Brian Goldfarb. I have to add a caveat before I post Brian’s article. There is a lot here with which I disagree, but first of all I don’t like my blog to be jus...
Anne's Opinions · 1W ago

Message to Donald Trump: Don’t be taken in by our “peace partners”

President Donald Trump is on his way to the Middle East with a mission – the same mission that countless previous US Presidents have had, and at which they all failed miserably, and all for ...