The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – March 29

Metro News today has two reports today worth reading: Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews demonstrated in Jerusalem on Tuesday over military service in one of several protests following the recent detention of a rabbi’s son who refused to report to a draft office. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says he’s waiting to hear from the U.S. on […]

The Daily Brief – Today's News and Views About Israel & the Mideast – February 28

The Toronto Sun’s Brad Hunter reports that Rasmea Yousef Odeh, a former Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine terrorist who killed two students in a 1970 bombing and who lied to get into the U.S., is calling for a “militant” struggle against Donald Trump’s administration. Odeh signed a manifesto published in The Guardian calling for a March […]

Gazan Child Brides Used As a Stick to Beat Israel with in Toronto Star

In the December 27 edition of the Toronto Star, the following Reuters photograph was published depicting a 15-year-old Palestinian boy and his 14-year-old bride whose face was covered in a shroud to conceal her identity with a caption that focused only on how it’s tough to be a “young groom” in Gaza. Why is life […]

Iran Delivers Anti-Semitic Speech at Drug Forum

Iran’s vice president Mohammad-Reza Rahimi delivered a shocking anti-Semitic speech on Tuesday at an international anti-drug conference in Tehran, saying that the Talmud, a central text of Judaism, was responsible for the spread of illegal drugs around the world. Rahimi, who spoke after De Leo, told stories of gynecologists’ killing black babies on the orders […]