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The “End of history” according to Foreign Minister Yair Lapid

The “End of history” according to Foreign Minister Yair Lapid

The "End of history" idea that all nations would adopt liberal democracy seems to have been largely overlooked by today Jew-haters. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 29/07/2021 04:00
Diminishing our capability to distinguish and differentiate

Diminishing our capability to distinguish and differentiate

Progressives blur the distinction between criminals and victim, police officers and offenders, innocents and street criminals.Op-edRon Jager, 11/07/2021 23:59
The price of always holding Jews to a higher standard

The price of always holding Jews to a higher standard

On June 19, 1953, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg became the only Americans ever sentenced to death in peace time for espionage. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 20/06/2021 16:30
Today's “Redemptive Anti-Semitism” - the "Gentlemen's Agreement" is no more

Today's “Redemptive Anti-Semitism” - the "Gentlemen's Agreement" is no more

We are seeing Nazi "redemptive anti-Semitism” where all problems are solved by exterminating and purifying humanity of the Jews. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 28/05/2021 10:18
Co-existence 2.0, what was will no longer be

Co-existence 2.0, what was will no longer be

In the past years 'coexistence' was a hot commodity, highly popular among liberal, progressive NGO’s and donors. It was a chimera. Op-ed..Ron Jager, 13/05/2021 07:38
The Palestinian Arabs will lose Jerusalem too

The Palestinian Arabs will lose Jerusalem too

The Palestinian Arabs will eventually lose all Arab rights in Jerusalem just as they lost lands in the previous wars they instigated. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 27/04/2021 12:56
Holocaust Remembrance Day back-to-back with Independence Day in Israel

Holocaust Remembrance Day back-to-back with Independence Day in Israel

We are unable to escape the modern day interconnectedness between Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron, and Yom Haatzmaut. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 07/04/2021 16:59
Will the Exodus story be the next victim of cancel culture?

Will the Exodus story be the next victim of cancel culture?

Cancel culture's historical homicide has rendered the Exodus obsolete because in its eyes, Jews are innately privileged whites. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 21/03/2021 11:55
The lowest common denominator and the Democratic Party

The lowest common denominator and the Democratic Party

Democracy makes it possible that someone who is led rather than leads lands at the top, what seems to be today's US political reality.Op-ed.Ron Jager, 17/02/2021 23:59
Life as we knew it, B.C.E. (Before the Corona Era)

Life as we knew it, B.C.E. (Before the Corona Era)

Media told of "peaceful protests' that set fire to courthouses, looted and shot at random, but demonized Capitol violence. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 17/01/2021 18:26
Corona and “the end of history “

Corona and “the end of history “

Fukuyama's influential essay 'The End of History' announced the triumph of worldwide liberal democracy, but China did not read it. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 22/12/2020 18:49
The public's COVID crisis: Whom to believe

The public's COVID crisis: Whom to believe

There is a creepy worship of pseudo-science - abstruse "studies" and treating interpretations of theoretical numbers as fact.Opinion.Ron Jager, 01/12/2020 23:59
'Chauncey Gardener' and the Biden candidacy

'Chauncey Gardener' and the Biden candidacy

If you look right, speak in the right platitudes and have powerful friends, you can find the media ignores your obvious mental decline.Op-edRon Jager, 02/11/2020 17:20
Arrogance and the corona spill-over effect

Arrogance and the corona spill-over effect

Groups defying the lockdown created an atmosphere encouraging others to disregard restrictions that are an issue of life and death. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 08/10/2020 15:00
Seriously considering the “A” word?

Seriously considering the “A” word?

US Jews never envisaged a time when they would need to seriously consider leaving the US and making Israel their permanent home. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 26/09/2020 20:00
The new McCarthyism

The new McCarthyism

For many of us, it has become impossible to listen or watch the news wiithout a deep sense of lingering rage and disbelief. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 17/09/2020 16:00
Corona dissonance and primal rage

Corona dissonance and primal rage

Citizens understand that we can't put the government on the front lines of the corona war and question its authority at the same time.Op-ed.Ron Jager, 26/07/2020 15:50
Being afraid to defy the mob

Being afraid to defy the mob

Truth is no longer a commodity available to all Americans, but a prisoner of the growing silent majority who stand and watch in disbelief.Ron Jager, 30/06/2020 12:59
Burn baby Burn 2.0

Burn baby Burn 2.0

The liberal media have a deep bigotry of low expectations from the black community, masking it by condoning the looting and violence. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 09/06/2020 02:00
June 1, 1941: The Farhoud Pogrom remembered

June 1, 1941: The Farhoud Pogrom remembered

Virtually all Jews living in Arab lands for centuries were forced out after Israel’s establishment, but Iraq's pogrom is pre-state. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 01/06/2020 11:56
Corona and the mitzva bucket list

Corona and the mitzva bucket list

Can Haredi Rabbinical leaders continue to dismiss secular authorities as nothing more than a necessary evil to be tolerated? Op-ed.Ron Jager, 11/05/2020 23:59