Wednesday Jan 22, 2014
The excitement of living in the Start-up Nation can be electric. You can often feel the buzz from highly charged Israeli entrepreneurs developing their latest wired and wireless innovative products. You never know, until the last moment, what new life-changing Israeli devices and discoveries are going to be announced. This week I wanted to share some of the latest news that is literally coming over the wire almost every day in...
Wednesday Jan 15, 2014
I write this after hearing two BBC presenters express horror that a Moslem family strapped a suicide belt onto their 9-year-old daughter and attempted to educate her to blow herself up at a checkpoint. Before you congratulate the BBC on finally learning the facts of life about Islamic terrorism, I have to point out that this was a report from Afghanistan. The BBC unfortunately cannot make the educational leap in connecting this to...
Wednesday Jan 08, 2014
“And if you think that's Apartheid it's because… You don't know what Apartheid really was”. (From “Israel Apartheid” by Ari Lesser)
My journey through the news reports of 2013 has now reached the subject of Israel’s treatment of its largest minorities - specifically, Moslem Arabs (including Bedouins), Christians and Druze. (Those who missed last week’s “The Israeli Occupation in...
Wednesday Jan 01, 2014
“Occupation”- Definition: job, profession, line of work, career, calling, walk of life.
So what work has Israel been doing in connection with the Palestinian Arabs since my last article on the subject earlier in the year?
In May, doctors at Schneider’s children hospital transplanted a kidney into a 10-year-old Palestinian Arab boy. The kidney came from 3-year-old Israeli Noam Naor who died in a tragic...
Wednesday Dec 25, 2013
Last week we saw another suicidal attempt by so-called “academics” to sever themselves from the Jewish State. The real world, however, knows the true value of Israel’s life-enhancing innovations.
Whilst the American Studies Association was voting itself into oblivion, Israel’s VBL Therapeutics announced the development of the first of a new class of autoimmune disease medicines called Lecinoxoids. ASA pro-...