Opinion

Jerusalem Post's talented team of journalists provides insight into their work presented in the opinion section. This section highlights the beliefs and values that experienced writers who are witnessing the Middle East turmoil unfold. Their first hand encounters with world leaders have shaped their opinions and world views to be shared on this page.

With Merkel gone, Macron moves to be new leader of Europe - opinion

The French president is seizing what he believes is a moment of French accession on the world stage.

By JUDAH WAXELBAUM
08/12/2021

South African Jewry does not need to be 'rescued' - opinion

The Jewish community in South Africa is thriving.

By WENDY KAHN
08/12/2021

Did Resolution 181 create the State of Israel? - opinion

Israel’s true legal foundation can be traced to the Balfour Declaration and the international documents that it was incorporated into and that are still in effect today with respect to the West Bank.

By ANDREW LÖVY
08/12/2021

Bob Dole: A Republican who would never make it in today's GOP - opinion

Dole actively advocated for food stamps, child nutrition, persons with disabilities, veterans and international relief, all anathema in today’s GOP.

Grapevine December 8 2021: A gentle reminder

American bipartisan support for Israel is more alive and well than many people realize.

The secret of Zionism’s success, we did it ourselves - opinion

Ben-Gurion was building a nation – and healing a people. He felt he needed to impose a new model, the New Jew, on everyone.

07/12/2021

Coming full circle on my philanthropic journey

Six years ago, I was introduced to the Jewish National Fund-USA, and took my first trip to Israel. That experience was life changing, and the word “purpose” took a whole new meaning.

By T Lungwitz
07/12/2021
Burning Jewish star (illustrative)

Knowing the past, exploring the present, protecting the future

Following the International anti-Semitism conference held last week in Russia, is the position of Jews in the post-soviet countries really strong and stable as it seems?

By HAIM BEN YAAKOV
07/12/2021

Free speech isn't always free on university campuses - opinion

Over the last few weeks, a Palestinian student at the University of Southern California has come under scrutiny for her antisemitic and violent tweets.

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