By Yakir Benzion, United With Israel Jamal Furani, 78, from Haifa, had undergone four cornea transplants, but each one eventually failed and he kept returning to almost total blindness. That all changed earlier this month when Israeli surgeons performed a totally artificial cornea transplant, which required no human donor tissue. Not only could Furani see…

We have been so sad to learn of the passing of Milton Gerdis. Milton was a valued member of the SAZF (Cape Council) Management Committee for several years and made valuable contributions to the efficient working of the organisation. He served as Treasurer, chaired sub committees for the SAZF CC including Yom Ha’atzmaut and the…

Prof. Dugard’s anti-Israel diatribe in the Cape Argus was met with a powerful response from international Professor of Law, Prof. Gregory Rose. Read the response from Prof. Rose here: The opinion of John Dugard in the Cape Argus, Friday, 27 November 2020, was both sad and surprising. Sad because so predictable in its anti-Israel diatribe.…

Rodney Mazinter’s brilliant letter below was published in The Sunday Times on 22 November 2020. Cynicism masquerading as humanitarianism and compassion is alive and well in the highest echelons of the UN. It reveals a self-imposed blindness bolstered by lies and distortions to underpin the wild assertions trotted out to vilify and condemn Israel. The…