Gallup 2019 Last 2 Decades: American Jews NOT assimilating!

Non-Orthodox Tanakh-centric people are Jews, not seculars. Moreover, a 2019 Gallup poll shows that over the last 2 decades, membership of American Jews in synagogues has been stable while American Christians have dropped 20%. That’s not even predominantly “Orthodox” and it’s opposite to assimilation. Contrary to Fake News & RC, the glaring fact is: Diaspora…

R. Riskin’s Myopia; The Gaping Israeli-American Jewish Rift

Contrary to Nadav Shragai’s excessive admiration in Israel ha-Yom (https://bit.ly/2W92Wzl), the up-to-date reality is that there are a number — a growing number — of Torah scholars who have a significantly deeper understanding of essential aspects of U.S. Jewry impacting the current Orthodox-Non-Orthodox rift in global Jewry than Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Riskin. This growing number…

US Dim Reps Omar & Tlaib Hidden Agenda: “Anti-Semites”?

Dim Reps Ilhan Omar (MN) & Rashida Tlaib (MI) aren’t simple Socialist Dimocrats like AOC, et al. They have a common agenda: Omar and Tlaib are ultimately Islamists willing to throw fellow Dim Americans, along with GOP Americans, under the bus to promote the status and power of Islam. Omar has flatly Tweeted so! Check…

Israel Election 2019: Discerning The Tail That Will Wag The Sheep

The consensus of practically every analyst and commentator is that Israel’s political parties are arraying themselves upon either of two bases: a coalition based on the Ultra-Orthodox Khareidim or a coalition based on the Arab parties. So there you are, standing on a land-mine. The ultimate dilemma: if you step off, boom! If you stand…

How Can Israel Dissipate Miso-Judaic Hate And Succeed?

The Paradox — Israel is a world leader in hi-tech, science and entrepreneurship. The Jewish people feature Einstein at the head of a large host of eminent and Nobel scientists and authors of the Bible. “Judaism”—the rabbinic interpretations of Tanakh—is endlessly mired in primal fears of Ultra-Orthodox rabbis’ Dark Ages angelology, demonology and superstitious poofium,…

Is “Jewish-Democracy” an oxymoron?

The [proposed?] new civics book for Israeli classrooms (‘Being citizens in Israel: A Jewish and democratic state.’) willfully and deliberately sets in stone the rabbinic tyranny to dictate what Ultra-Orthodox rabbis already define as “Jewish uniqueness.” The book declares concerning Israel’s “Jewishness”: ” The realization of collective rights depends on the group’s desire to preserve…

Who Has Authority To Determine Who Is A Jew?

Word has finally filtered down to National Public Radio (NPR) that a set of Orthodox Bât•eiꞋ–Din has developed in Israel as an alternative to the racist, sanctimonious, abusive, off-the-rails, fanatic, Dark Ages Ultra-Orthodox Kha•reid•iꞋ Ra•bân•utꞋ who contradict Tor•âhꞋ and overturn Ha•lâkh•âhꞋ that has stood for millennia while calling their evils Tor•âhꞋ. It will likely be…