Calm At What Cost?
The period of calm Israel negotiated with Hamas appears to be backfiring. Hamas has used the calm to fortify positions and increase its capabilities. Shin Bet Director Yuval Diskin stated today that “Hamas has been taking advantage of the truce in order to plant mines in wide areas in the Gaza Strip,” and has acquired […]
Another Morbid Celebration
As Israel mourns Eldad Regev and Ehud Goldwasser, Arabs from Gaza to Lebanon are celebrating the return of Samir Kuntar. In 1979, Kuntar, along with 4 other terrorists, killed 2 Israeli policemen, Israeli citizen Danny Haran, and his 4 year-old daughter, by bashing her skull with the butt of a rifle. To celebrate Kuntar’s release, […]
U.S. Taxpayers Bankrolling “Palestinian Studies”
The JPC has new piece out today, first featured at National Review Online. It documents how U.S. taxpayer-funded grants on Palestinian issues has been decided by a group of Middle Eastern-studies professors that includes some of the most radical figures in the field. The list of Palestinian American Research Center (PARC) members includes Stanford’s Joel […]