The Tragic Legacy of David Raziel

The twenty-third of Iyar marks the day David Raziel fell in battle during World War Two. Raziel is best known for being the commander of the Etzel (Irgun Zvai Leumi) during the late 1930s and as a model for wha...

Running from the State

Samuel the Prophet says the following concerning Israel’s demand to have a King (Samuel 1 8:12-16): “This is what the king who will reign over you will claim as his rights: He will take your sons and make them ...

In State We Trust

“He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.” ― George Orwell, 1984 When the Palmach fighters won control of the State from the Irgun and Lehi, a white washi...