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News | Israel At War

How Israel Proved the World Wrong in Rafah

On Sunday, Prime Minister Netanyahu told negotiators to return to Doha to continue negotiations for the release of hostages.

Politics | Politics

Biden to meet Netanyahu after COVID quarantine, Harris to push Palestinian 'self-determination' | World Israel News

After first meeting between Netanyahu and Biden was cancelled over the president's COVID infection, the two appear poised for sit-down after Biden's quarantine is completed.

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UNPACKED: What Is Life Like for Palestinians in Gaza?

UNPACKED: What Is Life Like for Palestinians in Gaza?   Life for Palestinians in Gaza under Hamas has been extremely difficult. Palestinian civilians lack basic water, sanitation, and electricity infrastructures, as well as access to upward economic

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

Biden Admin Dismantles $230 Million Gaza Pier After Three Weeks of Operation

The Pentagon is permanently dismantling the $230 million humanitarian pier off the coast of Gaza after just three weeks of operation, CBS News reported Wednesday.

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Steve Kramer: Will Israel accomplish its war aims?

Steve Kramer: Will Israel accomplish its war aims? Since Hamas barbarously attacked Israel on October 7, 2023, the West has insisted that Israel be responsible for the health and well-being of the Gazans, despite the fact that, even now, the majority stil

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

Biden admin ‘effectively withholding seven weapon systems’ from Israel

The House Foreign Affairs Committee chair said that he signed off on the weapons, and Congress appropriated them.

Politics | Politics

'Let Israel finish the job': Trump says Biden is like 'a very bad Palestinian' | World Israel News

Donald Trump accuses Biden of refusing to help Israel 'finish the job' against Hamas, calls president a 'very bad Palestinian.'

Politics | Debunking Lies

They All Knew: The Gaza Famine That Never Was

New evidence indicates that, contrary to claims by top U.S. officials and international media, the Gaza Strip is not on the precipice of a widespread famine that Western experts claimed would endanger millions of innocent Palestinians.

News | Interesting Stories

WATCH: Gaza civilians fire mortars at IDF troops | World Israel News

While the mainstream media pushes the 'innocent civilians in Gaza' narrative, non-uniformed 'civilians' are firing weapons at IDF troops from within 'civilian' homes.

Politics | Politics

Top Senate Republican demands Biden 'get out of Israel's way'

Senior member of the Senate's powerful Foreign Relations Committee slams Biden administration for holding back arms sales to Israel, 'encourage Hamas to protract the war.'

News | Israel At War

In conference, ex-hostages recount beatings, fears during Hamas captivity

Former hostages open up about their experiences in Hamas captivity to a crowd of journalists and social media influencers in Sderot, at a conference organized by the Hostages and Missing Families Forum.

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

White House stresses Gazan pain on Islamic holiday, contradicts Israel's war aims

"Jill and I wish American Muslims—and Muslims around the world—a very blessed Eid al-Adha," the U.S. president said.

Politics | Opinion

It's Time to Start Using the Term 'Palestinian Civilian' Correctly

As long as the press and world leaders fail to ask these questions, continuing to push unsubstantiated casualty figures, they are empowering Hamas.

Politics | Debunking Lies

Gaza: The Famine Has Been Canceled

Hamas’s desire to maximize Palestinian suffering is well known, but there’s an easy way to tell whether supposed pro-Palestinian advocates share that revolting instinct: How do they react to good

History | History

They Criticized the Entebbe Rescue, Too

The Soviet and Chinese governments denounced what they called “the Zionist aggression.” United Nations Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim charged that Israel had committed a “serious violation of the sovereignty” of Uganda. 

News | Israel At War

Outrage after IDF announces daily ‘humanitarian pauses' along south Gaza route

The move came a day after eight troops were slain in the Strip's southernmost city of Rafah.

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How Gaza terror groups manipulate media and spread false narratives

How Gaza terror groups manipulate media and spread false narratives HonestReporting We explain how terror groups like Islamic Jihad spread false narratives and how some Journalists writing for media outlets play along. Don’t believe us? An insider e

News | The UN

TRUE STORY: UN reconstruction coordinator announces she is moving to Gaza

"I believe you should always work from the field," says Sigrid Kaag, plans to move her residence and offices to the war-torn coastal enclave in mid-June.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Poll: 75% of Palestinians ‘satisfied' with Hamas terror war

Fifty-one percent believe that Hamas terrorists are "the most deserving" of leading the Palestinian people.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Hostages were beaten, abused 'almost every day,' says doctor who treated rescuees

The doctor in charge of treating the hostages rescued from Gaza on Saturday tells CNN that the abductees were regularly beaten by their captors.

Politics | Opinion

Life Hack: If You Don’t Want To Be Killed, Don’t Take Hostages

The reaction to the rescue of four Israeli hostages being held by Palestinians is a microcosm of the past 70 years of this conflict.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Two-Thirds of Palestinians Support Oct. 7 Massacre: Poll

Two-thirds of Palestinians support Hamas’s Oct. 7 terrorist attacks on Israel, according to a poll released Wednesday by a survey organization based in the West Bank.

News | Israel At War

The inside story of Israel’s dramatic Gaza hostage rescue

The JC can reveal previously unknown details of the daring mission, which was the result of weeks of intelligence work culminating in a 45 minute shoot-out with Hamas terrorists

Politics | Politics

Report: Biden mulling separate deal with Hamas

US reportedly in talks for opening a possible alternative channel for a hostage deal with Hamas that would exclude Israel.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

CONFIRMED: 'Journalist' Killed by IDF Held 3 Israeli Hostages in His Home, Wrote for US-Based Nonprofit

 In the wake of the Israel Defense Forces' successful operation to rescue four hostages from captivity in Gaza we're learning more about the conditions in which the hostages lived and who housed them, and once again we're seeing that the native "journalists" covering the conflict are anything but neutral observers.

Politics | Media Bias

CNN Chyron Informs Us Those Four Israeli Captives Were 'Released'

 As we reported earlier, the IDF freed four hostages who were being held in civilian homes in a strike that the Biden administration had told it not to take. Even though President Biden opposed the operation, he took partial credit:

News | Israel At War

'Operation Arnon’: How 4 hostages were freed from Hamas captivity in central Gaza

Daylight mission to surprise captors; special forces concurrently raid two buildings where hostages held by Palestinian families; rescue vehicle breaks down after coming under fire

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

US announces another $90 million in aid to Gaza

Samantha Power, the USAID administrator, announced the additional $90 million on the same day that the Pentagon said the temporary pier will cost $90 million less than projected.

News | Articles By Me

Is Israel Losing The War? - Joshua Namm

That is a headline I never thought that I’d be typing. But, as I sit here, more than seven months after the worst attack on our people since the Shoah (Holocaust), anyone objective has to wonder what is really going on in this war. I have asked a similar

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The myth of Gaza’s ‘innocent’ majority

So far, not a single civilian in the terrorist enclave has opted to be categorized as a member of the “Righteous Among the Nations.”

News | The UN

How the UN Got Away With Wildly Inflating the Casualty Numbers in Gaza—and the Media Bought It

It remains to be seen whether the White House and State Department will revisit their decisions to trust whatever data the UN vouches for.

News | Interesting Stories

Biden deal: “Nearly identical to Hamas’s own proposals”

This is the proposal that Hamas previously accepted and Israel turned down.

News | Interesting Stories

Biden urges Israelis to accept hostage deal, blasting Netanyahu's talk of 'total victory' | The Times of Israel

“At this point, Hamas is no longer capable of carrying out another October 7."

News | Israel At War

IDF in control of Philadelphi Corridor, 20 tunnels found

Soldiers have so far located around 20 tunnels along the 8.7-mile-long border area between Gaza and Egypt.

Politics | Media Bias

No, Media, Israel Didn't Strike a Refugee Camp in Rafah

An independent military investigation is underway to ascertain exactly what happened following an Israeli airstrike on two senior Hamas commanders in

Politics | Opinion

Egypt must pay a price for its sponsorship of Hamas

Since Oct. 7, it has become clear that Egyptian President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi has been playing Israel for a fool.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

The Ugly Lessons of October 7

The bloodier the terror attacks, the more stark the eliminationist rhetoric, the more support for a Palestinian state

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

Nearly 70% of Gaza aid from US-built pier stolen

No aid was delivered to the UN warehouse from the floating pier on Sunday and Monday.

Politics | Debunking Lies

The case against Israel has just collapsed

By rights, this should be the moment that the humanitarian case against Israel’s campaign in Gaza goes into terminal collapse. From now on, there can be no equivocation. Those who persist in opposing the war based on the number of civilian casualties are

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Hamas reaped hundreds of millions off Gaza aid since Oct. 7

Despite the ongoing conflict, Israel has repeatedly stressed that "there are no limits on the amount of humanitarian aid that can enter Gaza."

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Steve Kramer – Can Israel Win?

Steve Kramer – Can Israel Win? Can Israel win against Muslim terrorists, that is the question. The last time that Israel won such a war was the Six-Day War of June 1967. During that war, Israel defeated all five neighboring Arab armies that had inva

Politics | Opinion

‘Palestinianism’ – An Ideology of Genocide

After 'National Socialism', basically, an ideology to be counted as a branch of Socialism, as the name already indicates, 'Palestinianism' is contemporarily the most deadly ideology seeking the genocide of the Jewish people and its state: Israel. In the f

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One-third of journalists killed in Gaza were affiliated with terrorist groups

The U.S. head of Reporters Without Borders acknowledged that the NGO applied different standards for Gazan and Israeli journalists killed during the war

News | Israel Around The World

Buried facts about the Gaza war

Connect the dots: It’s America and Iran against Israel

News | Israel At War

Netanyahu slams Gallant demand for Palestinian control of post-war Gaza

"I am not willing to exchange Hamastan for Fatahstan," Netanyahu said in a video statement responding to his defense minister.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Elder Of Ziyon - Latest Palestinian poll: Gazans expect Egypt to shoot them, Palestinians still overwhelmingly support October 7, they all love Hamas

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

News | The UN

0% chance they’re not lying: UN blames ‘fog of war’ for major overcounting of Gazan child deaths

“It’s outrageous that only seven months later, the United Nations is questioning the Hamas-supplied casualty numbers,” an HonestReporting board member told JNS.

Politics | Opinion

The West is proving that Islamist terrorism works

What would be the worst foreign policy message imaginable? There are many contenders, but the frontrunner has to be simply that “terrorism works”. Once this lesson has been learnt, the door will be open to years of violence against us. It’s called appeasement, and history has taught us where it leads.

News | Israel At War

“Both Sides” and “Innocent Civilians”: The Psychological Effect of Language in the Gaza War

Why the U.S. diplomatic concept of “evenhandedness” is morally wrong - “Both Sides” and “Innocent Civilians”: The Psychological Effect of Language in the Gaza War

Politics | Opinion

The war against the Jewish story

The ease with which anti-Zionists have managed to portray the Jewish state as genocidal marks a historic failure of Holocaust education

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

If ‘Never Again is Now,’ We Must Finish the Mission in Gaza

We have severely compromised our autonomy and mobility due to our longtime dependence on others.

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Was This a Biden State Department Briefing or a Hamas Press Conference?

 After Hamas terrorists agreed to a "softened" version of a ceasefire deal that is an unserious, deceptive ploy aimed at delaying Israel's looming offensive in Rafah, the State Department refused to directly comment on the terms (pending a U.S. review) to which Hamas had agreed — but again insisted that the Biden administration's "top priority" is to reach a "ceasefire agreement that will lead to the release of hostages" and allow a "surge of humanitarian assistance" into Gaza.

Politics | Debunking Lies

Gaza Health Ministry Cannot Provide Names for More Than 10,000 It Says Have Died

The Gaza Ministry of Health cannot provide names of more than 10,000 of the 34,000 individuals it says have died during the war between Israel and Hamas. While the Health Ministry conceded earlier this...

News | Israel At War

"If they're at the beach, the war is over. And if the war is over, let's admit the war is over."

Watch now | That, more or less, is what some Israelis dumbstruck by the photos of Gazans at the beach are now saying. We share portions of one such column by a well known and highly regarded Israeli journalist.

Politics | Debunking Lies

This Is No Genocide

Under no definition is Israel committing genocide. According to John Spencer, Chair of Urban Warfare Studies at West Point, "Israel has implemented more precautions to prevent civilian harm than any military in history".

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Employers and Employees Battle Over Employee Dissent on Gaza | Workplace Coach Blog

Employee dissent: employers & employees need to up their game; what employers are doing & need to do when employees speak out

News | News Items

Message From a Gazan to Campus Protesters: You're Hurting the Palestinian Cause | Opinion

As a Gazan and as a Palestinian, I want the protesters and the organizers of these protests to know that their hateful speech harms us.

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

Terrorists Launch Attacks on Americans Building Biden’s Gaza Pier

 Terrorists operating in the Gaza Strip launched a series of attacks on Americans building President Joe Biden's "humanitarian pier" this week.

Politics | American Politics

House Measure Would Bar Biden Admin From Funding Gaza Reconstruction

A measure circulating in the Republican-controlled House would block the Biden administration from spending taxpayer cash to rebuild the war-torn Gaza Strip amid mounting concerns this cash will empower Hamas to reestablish its network of tunnels beneath

Politics | Politics

Biden warns Netanyahu that US will change policy on Gaza could change

President Biden warned Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu that U.S. policy towards Gaza would change if Israel did not take immediate steps to better protect civilians.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Al-Shifa Hospital and the crisis of the West

Why are so many in the West buying into Hamas’s lies about al-Shifa?

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PODCAST | The Lie That Is Biden’s Support For Israel

Before I get into anything, I would like to thank everyone who reached out to me and offered up prayers and well wishes during my time under medical care. I appreciate each one of you. And before we get into the meat of what I want to address, now comes n

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Gaza: Truths Behind All the Lies

“Occupied Gaza.” Prior to October 7, there were roughly two million Arab citizens of Israel but no Jewish citizens in Gaza. Gazans in 2006 voted in Hamas to…

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Making “Israel Alone” a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy – Israel Policy Forum

Israel is not actually alone, despite the U.S. abstention at the U.N. But preventing its sense of isolation from deepening depends on Netanyahu wising up to where he does and does not have leverage.

Politics | Politics

Biden: Pro-Palestinian, anti-Israel hecklers 'have a point'

Biden said protesters who accused him of being complicit in genocide 'had a point.'

News | Interesting Stories

PM tells Blinken Rafah op is inevitable; secretary warns him Israel risks isolation | The Times of Israel

Top US diplomat meets with Netanyahu, Gantz, reportedly tells war cabinet Israel's security, international standing also in danger without a 'day after' plan for Gaza

Politics | Politics

Biden has officially, publicly and formally turned on Israel | World Israel News

Biden also appeared to suggest that he might pull offensive weapons from Israel’s resupply package.

Politics | Politics

Democrats press Biden to push 'bold' plan for Palestinian state | World Israel News

Democratic senators push Biden for unilateral recognition of Palestinian state.

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Israeli hostages in Gaza face daily threat of sexual violence by Hamas

Hamas used rape as a weapon on Oct. 7 and continues to violate hostages. These are facts. We as a country have to decide what we will do about it.

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WATCH: Hamas sells humanitarian aid from abroad to Gaza civilians

As billions of dollars of aid is being poured into Gaza, Hamas is stealing the aid then reselling it to make a profit.

Politics | Politics

Report: Biden to Allow Hamas-linked Contractor to Participate in Gaza Pier

The Biden Administration is preparing to allow a Hamas-linked contractor to earn millions from the construction of a floating port off Gaza.

Politics | Politics

‘We also have a Red Line’: Netanyahu Approves Plan for Rafah Operation | United with Israel

'The IDF is prepared for the operation and to evacuate the [civilian] population,' Says Netanyahu.

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The Problem With A Gaza Ceasefire

As the Biden administration and the terminally misinformed and under-educated of the GenZ and Millennial generations push for a ceasefire between Hamas and the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) in Gaza, two glaring truths seem to be falling through the cracks;

Politics | Politics

White House exploring how to force Netanyahu out - report | The Times of Israel

Growing frustration with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s handling of the ongoing war in Gaza has led US officials to explore what can be done to force the collapse of his government, according to an unconfirmed US news report.

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Honest Reporting – Watch: A Blockade Is Not an Occupation

Honest Reporting – Watch: A Blockade Is Not an Occupation The people claiming that Gaza is still occupied by Israel are horribly mistaken. The truth is that Israel doesn’t even provide most of the resources that these claims are based on. Stil

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PODCAST | Voting ‘Present' On Condemning Rape & Sexual Assault?

Before we get into the meat of this America's Third Watch segment, I just had to comment on the absolute abdication of humanity exercised by US Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) in her “present” vote addressing Hamas' use of rape and sexual assault

Politics | Politics

60% of Israelis support total victory against Hamas even if not all hostages are returned | World Israel News

Only 5% of Israelis said they thought the Palestinian Authority should rule Gaza after the war. 

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Israel Implemented More Measures to Prevent Civilian Casualties Than Any Other Nation in History | Opinion

Israel has taken more measures to avoid needless civilian harm than virtually any other nation that's fought an urban war.

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Elder Of Ziyon - Everyone in Gaza knew that Hamas built weapons tunnels under UNRWA schools - since 2008!

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

Politics | POLITICS

GOP Lawmaker Accuses Biden of Pushing Out ‘Tens-of-Millions’ in Taxpayer Funding for UNRWA Just Prior to Aid Suspension

The Biden administration may have funneled "tens-of-millions" in American taxpayer dollars to the United Nations’ Palestinian aid group before announcing a pause in U.S. contributions as a result of the organization’s role in Hamas’s October 7 terror spre

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Gazan 'Civilians' Involved in Every Stage of Hamas Hostage Scheme, Freed Israelis Say

TEL AVIV, Israel—Israeli women and children have in recent weeks begun speaking publicly about what they experienced during nearly two months in Hamas captivity late last year.

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Elderly woman and her son killed at home in Hezbollah anti-tank missile attack | The Times of Israel

Barak Ayalon, 45, member of Kfar Yuval security team, killed alongside mother Miri Ayalon, 76, when projectile from Lebanon slams into northern town

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Chat Group of UN Teachers in Gaza Filled With Posts Supporting Hamas

 Back in November, Philippe Lazzarini, Commissioner-General of UNRWA, a UN agency for Palestinian refugees, said claims that Palestinian schools teach hatred of Jews are "false and insidious" and "only fuel a toxic and deeply polarized environment." He got hit with a Community Note about the textbooks used in the schools.

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How We Should Be Pushing Back Against The Propagandistic Left

As the clash between the terrorist organization Hamas and the sovereign nation of Israel rages on, the neo-fascist Left’s propaganda machine is in full whir, their special interest operatives whipping the ignorant GenZers and late-to-reality Millennials

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A Ceasefire Will Not End the Israel-Palestine Conflict | The National Interest

A bad peace that does not address the issue of Hamas violence will only defer war to a later date. 

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Ending the War | The Washington Institute

Laying the groundwork for an eventual Hamas surrender would break the current binary choice between more destructive conflict and an ineffectual ceasefire.

News | In The News

The Hypocrisy of America and the UN on Criticism of Israel’s Urban Warfare

War is hell, and urban combat even more so. Still, the juxtaposition of the international sympathy for efforts to defeat the Islamic State with the reticence to allow Israel to take the same actions shows stunning hypocrisy.

News | Israel

Why the images of Hamas prisoners sparked outrage

The murder and rape of Israelis on Oct. 7 led to a spike in antisemitism, not anger against Hamas. And yet, the world can’t tolerate photos of defeated Palestinian terrorists.

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HOWARD EPSTEIN: THE WOKE DISGRACE THEMSELVES

HOWARD EPSTEIN: THE WOKE DISGRACE THEMSELVES “I shall have such revenges on you… I shall do such things … what they are yet I know not: but they shall be the terrors of the earth”. That, as proclaimed by Shakespeare’s King Lear, is what reve

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Steve Kramer – Israel’s Current Objectives in Gaza

Steve Kramer – Israel’s Current Objectives in Gaza In the months before October 7, Israel was severely wracked by huge protests against changes in the judicial system. Disunity among Israelis was so rampant that a large contingent of Israelis were

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Dozens of Hamas Terrorists Surrender. Can You Guess Who Isn't Happy About It?

 According to a report from the Times of Israel, dozens of Hamas terrorists surrendered themselves to Israeli troops in northern Gaza.

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IDF says Hamas firing rockets from Gaza safe zones as civilian scramble for shelter | The Times of Israel

Military says terror group launched projectiles from next to tents housing civilians; troops push further into Khan Younis, Jabaliya; 5 soldiers killed, taking ground op toll to 89

Politics | Politics

Biden won't permit Israel to carve out 'buffer zone' in Gaza or 'reoccupy' it | World Israel News

Senior Biden administration official pushes back on Israeli proposal to create a buffer zone in a future demilitarized Gaza Strip.

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Biden: "It's on all of us" to "condemn the sexual violence of Hamas terrorists"

Biden said survivors of the attacks have shared "horrific accounts of unimaginable cruelty."

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IDF: Troops fight in center of Khan Younis, raid Hamas general security HQ in Jabaliya | The Times of Israel

Top general cites heaviest battles since ground op began; Air Force hits elite Hamas Nukhba unit in joint operation with paratroopers; targets hit on Gaza coast

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IDF strikes 250 terror sites in Gaza as ground battles intensify

Israel's military releases image of senior Hamas commanders eliminated • IDF apologizes for killing Lebanese Army soldier during strike on Hezbollah target.

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PODCAST | He Who Controls The Food & Means To Healthcare...

Before we get to this morning’s segment on America's Third Watch, I wanted to touch on an item that I believe is getting little coverage in the mainstream media and the coverage it is getting is convoluted.

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TAU: About half of Arab Israelis believe that the IDF’s response in Gaza was justified

TAU: About half of Arab Israelis believe that the IDF’s response in Gaza was justified An in-depth survey of Arab Israelis reveals: About half of Arab Israelis believe that the IDF’s response in Gaza was justified Most Arab Israelis (57%) beli

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Hostages held in homes of Hamas-sympathetic UNRWA employees

Released hostage was held for 50 days in the attic of an UNRWA teacher, another was held captive by a children's doctor.

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Hot Take: Israeli Hostages Were Starved Because Israel Cut Off the Supply of Food

 As we reported yesterday, Hamas wrote a stern letter to Human Rights Watch for its report that the "bombing" of a hospital in Gaza was the result of an errant rocket fired by Palestinian Islamic Jihad. We don't know if Human Rights Watch has apologized yet.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

The ‘Innocent’ Civilians of Gaza - The American Spectator | USA News and Politics

There would be no Hamas in Gaza without the “innocent” citizens of Gaza. They elected them in 2006. They are not innocent.

Politics | Politics

Are Gaza’s civilians truly innocent? | United with Israel

98% in Gaza and the West Bank said that they felt ‘pride’ as ‘Palestinians’ over the war.

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UNPACKED: Watch-What Is Life Like for Palestinians in Gaza?

UNPACKED: Watch-What Is Life Like for Palestinians in Gaza?     Life for Palestinians in Gaza under Hamas has been extremely difficult. Palestinian civilians lack basic water, sanitation, and electricity infrastructures, as well as access to upw

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Setting the Record Straight About Hamas’ Use of Gaza’s Hospitals and Israel’s Efforts to Help Patients | AJC

The IDF entered Al-Shifa Hospital and found weapons and uniforms that unequivocally confirmed Hamas is using the hospital for terror, violating the laws of war. Here is what you need to know about Gaza’s hospitals, Israel’s operation, and how Hamas us

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Three in four Palestinians support Hamas's massacre

Ninety-eight percent of respondents said the Oct. 7 slaughter made them feel "prouder of their identity as Palestinians."

Politics | Op-Ed

When Has War Even Been ‘Proportional?’

Proportionality in war is a synonym for lethal stalemate, if not defeat. When two sides go at it with roughly equal forces, weapons, and strategies…

History | History

October 7 Happened Before, in Hebron

A brutal massacre nearly a century ago in Judaism’s second-holiest city makes clear that murderous Palestinian rage against Jews has little to do with Israel or Zionism

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Jonathan Feldstein – From Entebbe to Gaza City & I am still losing sleep

Jonathan Feldstein – From Entebbe to Gaza City & I am still losing sleep From Entebbe to Gaza City On June 27, 1976, Captain Michel Bacos was piloting Air France Flight 139 with 246 passengers from Athens to Paris. Minutes into the flight, two Pales

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HOWARD EPSTEIN: THE CANARY SINGS BUT WHO LISTENS?

HOWARD EPSTEIN: THE CANARY SINGS BUT WHO LISTENS? Le Président de La Belle France has spoken. The Times of London reported last week: “Macron urges Israel to stop bombing babies. … in Gaza and killing civilians.” It is feared in Israel that this is

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Gaza After the War: Biden Needs a Reality Check

As Israel continues its systematic assault on Hamas deep inside Gaza, closing in on high-ranking targets and putting the jihadist outfit'

Politics | Politics

We’re Not All Complicit—But Obama Sure Is

Barack Obama hasn’t commented on many serious matters since he left the White House. So when he interrupts his showbiz and cocktail duties to speak up,

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Gabe Ende – Why are we Bombing the Hell out of Gaza?

Gabe Ende – Why are we Bombing the Hell out of Gaza? Not because we have a passion for killing or wreaking destruction. Not because we want to destroy the Palestinians. Not because we are driven by revenge and have lost all compassion for human life

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Six Conceptions Blown Up, Post-Oct. 7

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Six Conceptions Blown Up, Post-Oct. 7 The world sees many crises, but every so often something happens to upend everyone’s “concept” of how part of the world works (or should work). Hamas’s Oct. 7 barbaric attack on

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UNPACKED: Watch Is Israel Committing War Crimes in Gaza?

UNPACKED: Watch Is Israel Committing War Crimes in Gaza? Israel is often accused of war crimes against Palestinians, and accusations of targeting civilians, using disproportionate force, and blocking civilian access to humanitarian aid have intensified du

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Jonathan Feldstein: About the Hostages

Jonathan Feldstein: About the Hostages During its inhuman assault and massacre of Israelis on October 7, leaving more than 1400 dead, and thousands injured, Hamas also kidnapped an estimated 240 people, taking them back to Gaza imprisoned.  Laying bare t

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Whoops: Hamas Just Completely Nuked All Its Pathetic Apologists

 When someone keeps telling you what they want, it's best to believe them instead of constantly rationalizing what they "really" want.

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Opinion | The Global War on the Jews

Anti-Semitism surges, even in the West, which shows why Israel exists.

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Victor Rosenthal – Tribal Warfare & The American Front

Victor Rosenthal – Tribal Warfare & The American Front Tribal Warfare   The deliberate viciousness of the attack by Hamas on southern Israel was an announcement of the tribal nature of the conflict. Although it is true that the initial assault

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UNPACKED: Watch-Why Israel Must Destroy Hamas | Explained

UNPACKED: Watch-Why Israel Must Destroy Hamas | Explained Even as we condemn the atrocities Hamas committed on October 7th, 2023, many are now asking, “Why should the Palestinians of Gaza have to pay?” and “Why is Israel making them suff

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Ceasefire advocates are Hamas’s useful idiots

Those opposing a Gaza ground invasion aimed at the terrorist group’s destruction cite humanitarian concerns. Such appeals will only preserve a criminal regime.

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UNPACKED: Watch – Who is Hamas? | Explained

UNPACKED: Watch – Who is Hamas? | Explained On October 7, 2023, Hamas attacked Israeli civilians in southern towns and communities bordering the Gaza Strip, in what was the largest massacre of Jews since the Holocaust. Israel quickly declared war ag

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Vivek Ramaswamy Comes Out Against Gaza Invasion, Removal of Hamas

Republican presidential candidate Vivek Ramaswamy announced this week that he opposes Israel's invasion of Gaza and removal of Hamas.

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig: Rules of Warfare? Lessons from WW1 & WW2

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig: Rules of Warfare? Lessons from WW1 & WW2 How should the war in Gaza end? Although history never exactly repeats, important lessons can and should be gleaned from the past. The months leading to the end of both world wars in the 20

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UPDATE: Shocking New Evidence Shows Massive Hamas and Media Disinformation Campaign on 'Bombed' Hospital

 As the sun rose over Gaza, fresh evidence of exactly what happened at the Al-Ahli Baptist Hospital has emerged, and it exposes perhaps the worst war-time disinformation campaign in modern history. Before we get there, though, it's important to understand the timeline.

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Steve Kramer – Gaza: The Hellhole & Gathering Our Forces

Steve Kramer – Gaza: The Hellhole & Gathering Our Forces Gaza: The Hellhole More than a week has gone by since the infamous sneak attack by Hamas terrorists from Gaza on October 7. I have reported that Michal and I are doing ok, with no missiles str

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Shocking pictures of Hamas blockading roads to stop civilians from fleeing to safety emerge

 While Israel does its best to ensure civilians are not harmed in this war, Hamas is doing all it can to put innocents in harm's way.

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Jonathan Feldstein: The Ethical, Essential, and Imperative Yet Mythical Blockade of Gaza & More

Jonathan Feldstein: The Ethical, Essential, and Imperative Yet Mythical Blockade of Gaza & More Days after more than 1300 people in Israel were slaughtered in the most vulgar way, men, women, elderly, entire families, children and babies; raped, burned al

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Hostages in Israel update: Families of loved ones taken by Hamas share their horrific stories

The list of suspected hostages taken by Hamas in Israel has grown to children, elderly people and military service members.

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Howard Epstein – THE CULT OF THE NAZIS LIVES ON

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