A Great Jewish Sage’s Sermon on the Six-Day War and the Jews’ Return to History

June 26 2020

Fifty-three years ago, Joseph B. Soloveitchik, one of the outstanding rabbinic minds of the last century, addressed the Rabbinic Council of America on the subject of Israel’s stunning victory in the Six-Day War, just a few weeks prior. In these “tremendous” events, said Soloveitchik—drawing on Genesis 3:8—“we hear the footsteps of the Almighty walking in the historical Garden of Eden.” (Video, 10 minutes.)

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More about: Joseph B. Soloveitchik, Judaism, Six-Day War

Last Week’s Peace Agreement Sends a Clear Message to the Palestinians

Sept. 21 2020

Considering the seminal agreement, formally concluded last Tuesday, in which both Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates normalized their relations with Israel, Douglas Feith writes:

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More about: Bahrain, Donald Trump, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, United Arab Emirates