The 3,000 men, women and children at Tel Aviv’s newly renovated Habima Square last December were waiting anxiously to hear Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh, the St. Louis-born mystic and scholar whose quiet demeanor belies incendiary scholarly writings that are inspiring a generation of Jewish supremacists.
Six youths from a West Bank settlement were sentenced to eight months in prison for attacking Israeli security forces.
Israel Police seized weapons and equipment from the West Bank settlement of Yitzhar.
If you missed the holiday yesterday, take a moment to give it a second look. Yesterday was, after all, the Jewish festival of second chances. If you haven’t heard of it before, take a moment to catch up.
Extremists like rancher Cliven Bundy and the Jewish settlers of Yitzhar are masquerading as patriotic heroes. J.J. Goldberg connects the dots from Nevada’s scrubland to the West Bank.