Will the 3rd intifada be global?

by Olivier Melnick -- We are now entering the third week of the Gaza war. Israel's IDF death toll is 25, and Gaza's is over 500 (over 3,100 wounded). Hamas has rejected more…

Gov't merely 'disappointed' at anti-Semitism

by Olivier Melnick -- This week President Obama is on his way to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia where he will meet with the Saudi king and his entourage. Most political analysts believe that more…

UNESCO: From peace to politics to 'Palestine'

by Olivier Melnick -- Headquartered in Paris, UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) was born in 1946 out of a need for furthering world peace and security. As indicated in more…

Palestinian sniper executes little Israeli girl

by Olivier Melnick -- The Middle East conflict continues to be punctuated by terrorist attacks, unilateral demands on Israel and the rise and fall of various settlements. Few politicians or diplomats have more…

Muslim Brotherhood gets a facelift

by Olivier Melnick -- Corporate identity is a very important component in the survival and thriving of any organization. Advertising agencies have charged millions to create, refine and update the images of more…

The vital legacy of 'Righteous Gentiles'

by Olivier Melnick -- After the end of World War II, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower visited a concentration camp, and what he saw there was so unbearable it prompted him to document more…

Iran's new prez: Just a 'moderate extremist'?

by Olivier Melnick -- The man Western civilization had learned to hate has finally been relegated to the chronicles of history. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who had been president of the Islamic Republic of more…

3 reasons to remember the Holocaust

by Olivier Melnick -- From the evening of April 7, 2013, to the evening of April 8, Jews worldwide will commemorate Yom HaShoah (the Day of the Catastrophe) also known as Holocaust more…

U.S. campuses: Breeding ground for Judeophobia

by Olivier Melnick -- Judeophobia is defined as the fear and hatred of Jewish people and is somewhat synonymous with anti-Semitism. The word used to describe this unique fear of Jewish people more…