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Yitzhak Shamir - revisited

Yitzhak Shamir - revisited

Shamir was a legendary figure in Israel. He had many outstanding achievements. He was known as a “Rock”. He never wavered. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 1/9/2021, 6:51 PM
2020 hindsight

2020 hindsight

If 2020 was supposed to be a year of high visual acuity and clarity, it failed miserably. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 1/2/2021, 10:03 PM
The National Council of Young Israel is leading the way

The National Council of Young Israel is leading the way

Young Israel has been at the forefront of every major development affecting the lives of Jews in America and abroad. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 12/26/2020, 6:33 PM
Rabbi Fabian Schonfeld of Blessed Memory - The Rabbi’s Rabbi

Rabbi Fabian Schonfeld of Blessed Memory - The Rabbi’s Rabbi

Rabbi Fabian Schonfeld reached the pinnacle of Rabbinical success on so many levels. Dr. Frager shares words in his memory.Joseph Frager, MD, 12/20/2020, 7:24 AM
Bob Jacobs - Activist extraordinaire

Bob Jacobs - Activist extraordinaire

The Chanukah miracle occurred because of one family. Bob and his family are true Modern Maccabees. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 12/14/2020, 5:26 AM
Is Iran’s time running out?

Is Iran’s time running out?

The clock is ticking on Iran. With the targeted killing of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh the temperature rose by more than a few degrees. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 12/3/2020, 6:45 PM
Gaining perspective as 2020 comes to a close

Gaining perspective as 2020 comes to a close

2020 was a most challenging & stressful year. It is up to all of us to recognize the problems and deal with them like mature adults.Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 11/27/2020, 6:55 AM
A song of gratitude

A song of gratitude

It is time for a song of thanks in gratitude for the events of last week. Op-ed.Joseph Frager, MD, 11/23/2020, 5:00 PM
The great American election heist of 2020

The great American election heist of 2020

Voting is the life and blood of America. It should never be tampered with. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 11/5/2020, 11:05 PM
Sarah Huckabee Sanders - Stalwart heroine of the Trump years

Sarah Huckabee Sanders - Stalwart heroine of the Trump years

Sarah Huckabee Sanders taught America how to behave. They have her to look up to. She is America’s heroine. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 10/31/2020, 6:21 PM
Orthodox Jewish Vote will help decide the 2020 election

Orthodox Jewish Vote will help decide the 2020 election

Orthodox Jewry has a lot to be proud of. It is clear that they have a profound influence over a Presidential election. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 10/23/2020, 1:06 AM
Election season in full swing - One rising star: New Jersey’s Tom Kean

Election season in full swing - One rising star: New Jersey’s Tom Kean

Tom Kean will guarantee that Israel and the Jewish People will be protected in Congress. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 10/16/2020, 10:56 AM
Trump guaranteeing future of America with nomination of Amy Coney Barrett

Trump guaranteeing future of America with nomination of Amy Coney Barrett

If Trump gets third conservative judge into Supreme Court, he will have fulfilled one of the major goals of his Presidency. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 10/8/2020, 2:11 PM
Abraham Accords: Trump knows how to get a reaction

Abraham Accords: Trump knows how to get a reaction

Will President Trump be given a second term? It is up to all friends of Israel to help make that a reality. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 9/26/2020, 8:13 PM
Say No to Sainthood for Pope Pius XII

Say No to Sainthood for Pope Pius XII

History will show that Pope Pius XII was far from a Saint. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 9/18/2020, 12:38 PM
Time to fortify the Rabbanut

Time to fortify the Rabbanut

The Chief Rabbinate of Israel can help be a guiding light and hand. It is precisely the centralized authority we all need and seek. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 9/13/2020, 11:04 AM
Gratitude & appreciation to President Trump and administration before the High Holy Days

Gratitude & appreciation to President Trump and administration before the High Holy Days

We all thank you Mr. President. Four more years. You deserve at least that and so much more. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 9/4/2020, 12:08 PM
Who wants to relive the Obama years?

Who wants to relive the Obama years?

Joe Biden was part and parcel of the mayhem the Obama policies caused. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 8/28/2020, 12:27 AM
Helen Freedman- a heroine of our people

Helen Freedman- a heroine of our people

Helen re-energized and lifted AFSI to great heights. She was a warrior, a true heroine. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 8/23/2020, 12:13 PM
The expulsion of Jews from Gush Katif - a 15 year retrospective

The expulsion of Jews from Gush Katif - a 15 year retrospective

The only way to insure that an expulsion will never happen again is to apply sovereignty now. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 8/14/2020, 6:15 PM
If there is a will there is a way - COVID-19 and School Openings

If there is a will there is a way - COVID-19 and School Openings

Each school district and even each school building has its own set of requirements and hazards. There will be starts and stops. Op-ed.Joseph Frager, MD, 8/7/2020, 6:42 PM
Covid 19, vaccines and the elections

Covid 19, vaccines and the elections

The Pandemic will decide the election on November 3rd. The President’s handling of the crisis will be front and center. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 7/30/2020, 8:10 AM
Beinart’s dangerous delusion

Beinart’s dangerous delusion

The Beinart foray was meant to clear the decks so Joe Biden can “save the day”. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 7/24/2020, 9:32 AM
Trump’s defining moment at Mount Rushmore

Trump’s defining moment at Mount Rushmore

Pres. Trump is at his best when he travels the high road and stands on the high ground. He did that at Mount Rushmore on July 3rd. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 7/17/2020, 9:38 AM
Revisiting President Theodore Roosevelt

Revisiting President Theodore Roosevelt

It is a shame and a disgrace that the Museum of Natural History in New York caved to the “cancel culture”. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 7/12/2020, 10:20 AM
Time for sovereignty now

Time for sovereignty now

Sovereignty can indeed provide the impetus and momentum for President Trump to triumph in November. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 7/3/2020, 8:48 AM
America on fire

America on fire

America is aflame and it is in trouble. It is time for both a Bible lesson and a History lesson. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 6/28/2020, 4:34 PM
'The Lancet' proves that politics can hurt medicine

'The Lancet' proves that politics can hurt medicine

During the Covid 19 Pandemic a few researchers decided that politics were allowed onto the hallowed ground of medical science. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 6/22/2020, 12:28 PM
The race is on for the SARS-CoV2 vaccine

The race is on for the SARS-CoV2 vaccine

There is one option that can save the most people more quickly and less expensively than any other method. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 6/14/2020, 1:17 PM
We need major league baseball more than ever

We need major league baseball more than ever

America is upside down right now. Major League Baseball could help fix that. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 6/7/2020, 10:45 AM
The growing divide between Orthodox and Non-Orthodox in America

The growing divide between Orthodox and Non-Orthodox in America

Non-Orthodox Jews in America have been in denial for too long, the Orthodox can save the other denominations if given opportunity. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 5/31/2020, 10:16 PM
The profound and inextricable bond between King David, Moshe Rabeinu & Shavuot

The profound and inextricable bond between King David, Moshe Rabeinu & Shavuot

How does the celebration of Torah and the Anniversary of the Sinaitic Covenant relate to King David? An essential question for Shavuot.Joseph Frager, MD, 5/24/2020, 11:07 AM
Daniel Pipes should know better

Daniel Pipes should know better

The only reason I could come up with as to why Daniel Pipes opposes “Sovereignty” is that he has joined the “anti-Trump” chorus. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 5/13/2020, 9:03 PM
Weighing in on Conference of Presidents Chair-elect Dianne Lob

Weighing in on Conference of Presidents Chair-elect Dianne Lob

Conf. of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations shouldn't be led by former Chair. of the Hebrew Immigration Aid Society. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 5/8/2020, 4:52 AM
The Malki Roth story - justice still not done

The Malki Roth story - justice still not done

Murderer of victim of the Sbarro suicide bombingis living it up in Jordan. I beseech King Abdullah to do the right thing. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 5/3/2020, 3:00 PM
Covid-19: Getting back on our feet

Covid-19: Getting back on our feet

President Trump has been an admirable Commander in Chief in the middle of a raging and unpredictable war. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 4/27/2020, 10:28 AM
Not all doom and gloom all the time

Not all doom and gloom all the time

There are signs of hope and a light at the end of the tunnel. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 4/3/2020, 8:28 AM
Trump and Netanyahu have shown the way

Trump and Netanyahu have shown the way

Both President Trump and Prime Minister Netanyahu are doing as much as is humanly possible in wake of the coronavirus. OpinionJoseph Frager, MD, 3/25/2020, 8:05 PM
Time for introspection and prayer

Time for introspection and prayer

The world is right now in a twilight zone. It is surreal. The COVID-19 virus is bringing us all back together. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 3/20/2020, 1:04 AM
War on coronavirus can unite us

War on coronavirus can unite us

Coronavirus has brought us all down to earth again. The more we work as a team, the more people will live. It is that simple. Opinon.Joseph Frager, MD, 3/15/2020, 5:30 PM
The long term damage of Bernie Sanders. Opinion

The long term damage of Bernie Sanders. Opinion

Bernie Sanders does not represent the Jewish People and never will.Joseph Frager, MD, 3/8/2020, 6:40 PM
Thoughts on Coronavirus-Covid-19

Thoughts on Coronavirus-Covid-19

With proper attention to detail, preventative measures outlined and early detection - we can overcome. Opinon.Joseph Frager, MD, 3/1/2020, 12:03 PM
Apathy is unacceptable in the upcoming World Zionist Congress election

Apathy is unacceptable in the upcoming World Zionist Congress election

The Orthodox have failed to grasp the enormity of the election facing them in the World Zionist Congress. It's time to wake up! Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 2/26/2020, 9:28 PM
Sinem Tezyapar: A case of profound injustice. Opinion.

Sinem Tezyapar: A case of profound injustice. Opinion.

Sinem Tezyapar was imprisoned for her beliefs & her ability to speak out. Western World cannot turn its eyes away from this grave injustice.Joseph Frager, MD, 2/15/2020, 7:10 PM
President Trump wades into Israeli-Arab Conflict

President Trump wades into Israeli-Arab Conflict

President Trump's realistic approach ultimately will be the one that will work. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 2/1/2020, 11:02 PM
Auschwitz - 75 Years after Liberation-Have the Lessons Sunk In?

Auschwitz - 75 Years after Liberation-Have the Lessons Sunk In?

With the steep rise of Anti-Semitism around the globe, one wonders if the lessons of Auschwitz actually have sunk in or been lost. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 1/26/2020, 9:16 AM
Time to annex the Jordan Valley

Time to annex the Jordan Valley

Prime Minister Netanyahu should carry out his campaign promise of September 2019. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 1/19/2020, 1:27 PM
Iran Has Been Served Notice

Iran Has Been Served Notice

With targeted assassination of arch-terrorist Qassem Soleimani, Trump administration has put Iran on notice'. OpinionJoseph Frager, MD, 1/12/2020, 8:17 PM
The International Criminal Court targets Israel

The International Criminal Court targets Israel

The ICC must decide if the PLO is a 'delegated jurisdiction,' but in the meantime Fatou Bensouda must be forced to resign. Opinion.Joseph Frager, 1/4/2020, 8:37 PM
Netanyahu’s primary victory is good news for Trump

Netanyahu’s primary victory is good news for Trump

Why Netanyahu's decisive victory over challenger Gideon Sa'ar in the Likud leadership election bodes well for President Trump. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 12/31/2019, 10:28 AM
Opinion: A must win for Bibi

Opinion: A must win for Bibi

The Likud Primary this week is critical. It is a must win for Bibi. Jewish survival depends upon it.Joseph Frager, MD, 12/24/2019, 3:36 AM
Boris Johnson’s victory spells doom for the Democrats

Boris Johnson’s victory spells doom for the Democrats

Boris Johnson's sweeping Conservative win over Labour in the UK bodes ill for the Democrats' bid to defeat Trump in 2020. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 12/15/2019, 9:46 PM
Finally a Democratic Congressional candidate to get behind

Finally a Democratic Congressional candidate to get behind

Opinion: Councilman Fernando Cabrera, who is running against AOC, has shown his support for the Jewish People on many occasions.Joseph Frager, MD, 11/24/2019, 2:26 AM
Torah thoughts in memory of Louis Goldstein

Torah thoughts in memory of Louis Goldstein

Dr. Joseph Frager parts from his beloved father in law. "He never lost his smile or sense of humor"Dr. Joseph Frager‏, 11/17/2019, 9:35 AM
Opinion: Changing the culture of Washington

Opinion: Changing the culture of Washington

No president has done more to change the culture in Washington DC than President Trump, causing the deep state to fight back.Joe Frager, 11/11/2019, 10:49 PM
Trump's Mideast shakeup led to takeout of Al-Baghdadi

Trump's Mideast shakeup led to takeout of Al-Baghdadi

This was a week when America should have cheered and applauded the President, not proceed with a doom and gloom impeachment process.Joseph Frager, MD, 11/3/2019, 8:37 AM
On ascending to the Rabbinate

On ascending to the Rabbinate

One thing I know for sure is that the rabbis must lead. Unfortunately, I don’t think this is the case any longer. Opinion.Rabbi Dr. Joseph Frager, 10/27/2019, 7:34 AM