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Anne's Opinions · 3d ago

Shana Tova Umetuka – 5778

Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, begins tonight, and lasts for 2 days, until sundown on Friday night.  This year, since Rosh Hashana falls on Thursday and Friday, we then run straight into...
Anne's Opinions · 4d ago

Good News for the end of the year

I missed my Good News Friday post last Friday because I ran out of time before Shabbat. This Friday will be the second day of Rosh Hashana so I won’t be posting a good news installment then ...
Anne's Opinions · 6d ago

The Rogue’s Gallery at the UN Human Rights Council

In the unlikely event that we might have forgotten what the UN is really about (hint: it is not all sweetness and light, or democracy and peace), here is UN Watch’s Hillel Neuer to remind us...
Anne's Opinions · 1W ago

Shabbat Shalom

No time for a Good News Friday post this week so I wish you all Shabbat Shalom! Filed under: Israel news
Anne's Opinions · 1W ago

Stupidity or malice? The US plans to return stolen Jewish artifacts to Iraq

When the news hit the headlines this week that the US plans to return Jewish artifacts to Iraq – artifacts, it should be noted, that were stolen from the Iraqi Jewish community by the Saddam...
Anne's Opinions · 1W ago

One man’s victory against BDS

Reader and commenter Jeff Polaski left a comment on my last Good News Friday installment which deserves a post of its own. Jeff very courageously took the initiative, when choosing a retirem...
Anne's Opinions · 2W ago

Good News Friday

Once again, thank goodness it’s Friday and time for another Good News Friday installment. Let’s start with an item which has a a personal angle to it. The Toronto branch of Ezer Mizion, the ...
Anne's Opinions · 2W ago

Guest Post: The infeasibility of a Palestinian State west of the Jordan River

This reader guest post was written by Y.J. Draiman. He is the President of AFSI (American Friends for a Safe Israel) in the Greater Los Angeles area and was a candidate for mayor of LA 2017....
Anne's Opinions · 2W ago

Germany inaugurates Munich Olympics massacre memorial, Frankfurt bans BDS

Several items of surprisingly good news regarding antisemitism and the delegitimization of Israel have emerged from Germany, of all places, in recent days. The most important news happened t...
Anne's Opinions · 2W ago

Islamic hate preacher barred from Britain

Last week we were dismayed to learn that the Islamic hate preacher Sheikh Ekrima Sabri had been invited by EuroPal, a pro-Palestinian group to speak in Parliament (!).  The Zionist Federatio...