Category Archives: Leadership

Should Israel Intervene in the War in Syria? By Moshe Feiglin

The right hemisphere of the brain says, “Bury your head in the sand.” After all, the second side in the Syrian conflict would be committing the same atrocities if it only could. We are talking about extremely violent people. Furthermore, […]

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When War Doesn’t End, Peace Doesn’t Begin: By Moshe Feiglin

Israel suffers from a basic inferiority complex. Leaving its Jewish identity behind, it has invented an ‘Israeli’ identity, which is contingent upon the recognition of our Arab neighbors. This foundational flaw channels us into a zero sum game, precisely expressed […]

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The Regulation Law: Historic Achievement or Farce? By Moshe Feiglin

The Regulation Law to regulate settlement in Judea and Samaria is making its way through the legislation process. In order to get it to pass through the Knesset, the heads of the Jewish Home party, who introduced and advanced the […]

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The Submarine Brouhaha and Vision for Israel: By Moshe Feiglin

A political storm is brewing in Israel over its purchase of three German submarines. Opposition politicians are accusing PM Netanyahu of buying the submarines in order to line the pockets of one of his close confidants. Netanyahu insists that the […]

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The Defense Minister’s Pen: By Shmuel Sackett

It has been stated many times that “the pen is mightier than the sword”. To be perfectly honest, in a war situation I prefer the sword (or machine gun, tank, F-16 or nuclear bomb!) but in many situations, the pen […]

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The Soldier Who Fired a Defense Minister: By Moshe Feiglin

“Who lost the elections?” (1996)
“We, the Israelis.”
“And who won?”
“The Jews. The Jews defeated the Israelis”.
(Shimon Peres in an interview after Israel’s 1996 elections)
Peres was wrong. The “Jews” did not exactly win. And the “Israelis” did not lose at all. In […]

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Bye Bye Bogy: By Moshe Feiglin

The best thing that has resulted from the political storm churning through Israel is the ouster of current Defense Minister Bogy Ya’alon. That was not Netanyahu’s original intent. He wanted to bring the Left into the government, and it is […]

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Chanukah and Our Modern State of Israel: By Shmuel Sackett

We have all become accustomed to the wonderful holiday of Chanukah but when you think about it, it really doesn’t make a lot of sense. What exactly are we celebrating? An amazing defeat of our enemy? Not really… the war […]

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Don’t Complain About Obama: By Shmuel Sackett

Over the last seven years I have probably received over 10,000 emails telling me how bad Barack Obama is. When he was running for president back in 2008, I was told that his middle name is “Hussein”, his mother was […]

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Leadership or Directionless Maneuvering? By Moshe Feiglin

As long as Netanyahu is Prime Minister, the legal residency status of the Arab terrorists from the eastern neighborhoods in Jerusalem will not be nullified. The Left may have nullified their residency status. But the Right? Never.
It is irrelevant to […]

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