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Meghan Markle and the Jewish question

Meghan Markle and the Jewish question

This has become a terrifying looking-glass world where morality has been turned back to front, disloyalty and spite have moral worth. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 12/03/2021 07:11
Christian leaders remain silent as the church recycles its oldest hatred

Christian leaders remain silent as the church recycles its oldest hatred

S. African Rev. Frank Chikane of the WCC’s Commission of the Churches on International Affairs, suggested Israeli Jews were demonic. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 19/02/2021 09:27
The absurd malevolence of the International Criminal Court

The absurd malevolence of the International Criminal Court

The legal and moral illiteracy of the ICC’s ruling is not a blip. It follows from the very core of liberal universalist beliefs. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 13/02/2021 23:10
Obama's third term

Obama's third term

Israel scarcely needs the absence of a phone call to tell it that it has a grave problem with the new occupant of the White House. Opinion.Melanie Phillips, 05/02/2021 12:20
As America reels from political trauma, Jewish continuity points way to national unity

As America reels from political trauma, Jewish continuity points way to national unity

A covenant is a commitment going beyond mutual advantage, requiring joint obligations in an unconditional and unbreakable union. Opinion.Melanie Phillips, 15/01/2021 09:14
Lessons from Britain’s Brexit breakthrough

Lessons from Britain’s Brexit breakthrough

The UK success provides an object lesson in strategy for democratic nations facing the Middle East or foreign aggressors' threats. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 01/01/2021 05:00
The driving force behind the ban on kosher slaughtering

The driving force behind the ban on kosher slaughtering

This oppressive maneuver is supposedly motivated by concern for animal welfare, but exposes the court's lack of consistency or logic.Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 28/12/2020 11:26
Two public figures left the world: One inspirational, one despicable

Two public figures left the world: One inspirational, one despicable

The contrast is between those who choose life and those who inflict death those who promote love and those who incite hatred. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 13/11/2020 08:13
The BBC isn’t just too ‘woke’—over Israel, it incites baseless hatred

The BBC isn’t just too ‘woke’—over Israel, it incites baseless hatred

Boris Johnson reportedly intends to install a new chairman who will challenge BBC leftism, but what about its Israel-bashing? Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 15/10/2020 22:30
Trivializing the true evil of Nazism

Trivializing the true evil of Nazism

Democrats, including Jewish ones, call Trump a Nazi, distorting the meaning of Nazism and turning it into an empty political smear. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 04/10/2020 09:56
The free world’s craven and hypocritical fifth column

The free world’s craven and hypocritical fifth column

It is time for a unified resolve to stop Iran's evil. But standing up for that are only the United States, Israel and the Gulf states. Op-edMelanie Phillips, 28/08/2020 03:33
After 71 years, Israel is like the bougainvillea in my garden

After 71 years, Israel is like the bougainvillea in my garden

Israel has taken root in very hostile conditions, putting down roots of freedom, modernity, democracy and tolerance in a region that has never known them. Giulio Meotti, 09/05/2019 17:30
Watch Melanie Philips discuss Modi visit, Trump's speech, Brexit

Watch Melanie Philips discuss Modi visit, Trump's speech, Brexit

Times of London columnist, author, broadcaster, & public speaker analyzes meaning of Modi visit, Trump's Poland speech, and Brexit blowback.Mordechai Sones, 13/07/2017 23:10