A copper-smelting site and an ancient wall dating back to the 10th century BCE have been excavated at the Timna copper mines antiquities site in southern Israel’s Arava desert region, lending credence to the biblical story of the capture of Edom in the time of King David. The well-fortified wall once ran for hundreds of meters and stood [...]
We have seen the liberal left become absolutely unhinged during the 2016 election cycle. Sadly, many on the left have made it clear they believe that anger and violence are acceptable ways to get a political point across. Scary times. We have also seen troubling reports about major acts of violence possibly being carried out by liberal agitators [...]
Less than 24 hours after US Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson appeared to call for a blockade of South China Sea islands, a strongly-worded English editorial in the Global Times accused the former ExxonMobil chief executive of "rabble-rousing". He "had better bone up on nuclear power strategies if he wants to force a big nuclear power [...]
Germany lit up the Brandenburg Gate with the colors of the Israeli flag to show solidarity after a terrorist attack left four IDF soldiers dead and 17 more wounded. A couple generations ago, that very monument was used as a speaking platform for the Nazi party. Miracles do happen. There is always a reason for hope.
Eighty-eight years ago almost to the day, the famed African-American civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr. was born. Named for the monk who started the Reformation over four hundred years earlier, Dr. King would go on to become a Baptist minister and arguably the most important civil rights figure of the twentieth century. His religious [...]
Today in Paris, the “Kings of the Earth” (Ps. 2) have taken their stand against God’s holy mountain, Jerusalem. They want to give Judea and Samaria (The West Bank) and East Jerusalem (including the Western Wall and Temple Mount) to the so-called Palestinians in hopes of creating a two-state solution. However, what people don’t seem to know [...]
Major powers will signal to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Sunday that a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians is the only solution, with France warning him that plans to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem could derail peace efforts. Some 70 countries, including key European and Arab states as well as the permanent members of [...]
US secretary promises to soften text of final communique at peace summit, says there will be no followup moves US Secretary of State John Kerry called Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday from the Paris peace conference, promising to prevent any followup action to a resolution set to be drawn up on Sunday, either at the confab [...]