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More specious thinking on the middle east

More specious thinking on the middle east

We need some clear thinking on the Middle East conflict: There is never a shortage of things being said that need to be addressed, challenged, and/or corrected – certainly when it comes to issues like war and peace, geopolitics, the conflict in the Middle East, and so...

More diabolical hamas terrorism

More diabolical hamas terrorism

Hate-filled terrorists again strike Israel: The largest number of Jewish lives killed in one day since the Holocaust, with the terrorist organisation Hamas launching an all-out assault on innocent Israel over the weekend, on the 50th anniversary of the Yom Kippur War....

The war against Israel

The war against Israel

By now you would have seen the news that the Hamas regime launched a cowardly and criminal attack against innocent, defenceless women and children on Saturday morning. The war against Israel is just that. There is no nuance or complication. Hamas are demon-possessed...

Israel

Israel

From 1946 to 1948, my father served as a medic in the British Army in what was then known as British Mandate Palestine.Enacted by the League of Nations in 1919, the mandate was assigned to Britain at the end of World War 1 following the collapse of the Ottoman Empire....

Why I am hopeful about the new Israeli government

Why I am hopeful about the new Israeli government

Evangelical Christians who have become used to the effective leadership of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s longest serving prime minister, may have grave concerns about the newly formed coalition government. But I believe there is good reason to hope that...

“Disproportionate” Progressive Preening

“Disproportionate” Progressive Preening

Thank God for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, without which progressives in the West would not have the opportunity for moral preening from a safe distance and at somebody else’s expense. You can listen to this podcast here and on Apple, Google, Spotify, Amazon,...

Sorting Out the Israeli Elections

Sorting Out the Israeli Elections

Do you have your scorecards ready? We’re going to do our best to sort out the results of last week’s elections in Israel, the fourth in a period of just two years (can you imagine that?). But first, a disclaimer: by the time you read this article, the outcome may have...

“Never again” what?

“Never again” what?

I am challenged on this day, International Holocaust Rememberance Day, to explain exactly what the world promised when it swore "Never again!" in the wake of the realisation of the horrors of the Holocaust, ended only by the defeat of Germany at the conclusion of...