Updates & Analysis


The Action Update: International Injustice at the Kangaroo Court

On Sunday, Iran’s President, Foreign Minister, and other regime officials came to an abrupt stop on the side of a mountain, which resulted in their deaths.  On Monday, prosecutors at the International Criminal Court (ICC) requested warrants for Israeli and Hamas leaders. On Tuesday, a poll was released showing that the American people stand with Israel by a wide margin. Let’s dig in.

 

 

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The Action Update: Annihilation, Victory and Survival

This week Israel marked both her Memorial Day and Independence Day. In Israel, first, they remember the fallen; only afterward do they celebrate the liberty ensured by the sacrifice of their best and bravest. In this week’s edition of the Action Update, we look at the current state of the latest war for Israel’s survival – 76 years after its modern-day founding.

 

 

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The Action Update: Biblical Illiteracy in Congress

Israel has taken control of the Gaza side of the Gaza-Egypt border crossing in Rafah, the last remaining Hamas stronghold. In the U.S., antisemitism is raging, and the Biden administration is making costly mistakes. Let’s dive in.

 

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The Action Update: Countering the Campus Intifada

A wise man once said, “Battles do not stay won, and points do not stay made.”

While Israel has won every physical battle for her existence, her enemies continue to come back to try to destroy her. The battle for Israel’s existence and that of the Jewish people must be re-won with every generation. The celebration and story of Passover, which concluded this week, reminds all of us that the challenges of today have an historical precedent, to say the least.

 

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The Action Update: Here’s Which Members of Congress Betrayed Israel on Saturday

It’s rare for Members of Congress to face “clean” votes; moments when legislation has no add-ons, no hidden agenda, none of the typical Washington clutter. On Saturday, the House of Representatives faced one of those votes.

 

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The Action Update: CUFI to Hold Emergency Fly-In Next Week

American defense personnel believe an Iranian attack on Israel is imminent. The Biden administration, while expressing support for Israel against Iran, has sought to kneecap Israel’s efforts to swiftly defeat Iran’s proxy, Hamas. Of the more than 130 hostages remaining in captivity, reports are trickling out that the majority have been killed. Congress has not yet passed emergency aid to Israel since the 10/07 massacre. It’s been more than six months. In this week’s edition of the Action Update there is only one topic:

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The Action Update: Does Washington Understand the Middle East?

A high-level Iranian terrorist is killed; a complete misunderstanding of the war by the U.S, government; and our least favorite song: Congressional Chaos Reigns. A lot to cover this week, so let’s dive right in.

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The Action Update: Biden Abandons Israel at the UN

This week brings difficult news, but also the potential for hope on the horizon. As things often do, it’ll all boil down to the strength of character of a few individuals.

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The Action Update: Politics Meets War

This past weekend, Israel marked the grimmest of milestones; the 250th Israeli soldier was killed in Gaza. The soldier, Staff Sgt. Matan Vinogradov (z’’l), fell during an operation that resulted in scores of terrorists arrested and the head of Hamas’s internal security wing dead. As Israel slogs through the difficult job of vanquishing Hamas, our leaders here at home are not helping the situation.

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The Action Update: Pressure Iran, Not Israel

From the moment Israel launched its counteroffensive against Hamas following the 10/7 Massacre, Israeli leaders of all stripes cautioned that the war would last many months. In this edition of the Action Update, we’ll give a brief overview of where things stand and where we expect them to go. 

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