Category: Opinions

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks’ speeches are right on point. And this one is no different. If we want to win through we can’t ignore these words. There is a world-wide war that those among us who are aware and not ignorant are trying to fight. Radicalism has brought so much violence and death to the…

Real history of Israel, Palestine ‘buried under a tsunami of propaganda’ As the Jewish holiday of Pesach (Passover) begins, Jews worldwide celebrate their exodus from Egypt and their return to their ancient homeland, then known as Canaan. In 70CE (Christian Era), after the Romans defeated the Jews, the indigenous population of Judea and Samaria was…

Clearly Al Gafoor knows nothing about the history of Israel. To claim the people have lived there in blissful peace for the past 2 000 years is a perversion. Let’s start arbitrarily in 323BC with Ptolemy, who entered Jerusalem on the Jewish Sabbath to seize the city. The Jews fought back but then Ptolemy’s troops…

Below are letters from our Media Team members in response to ant-Israel letters in the Argus. Whether our letters get printed or not we will continue to write them and send them to the editor as we speak up for truth and stand up for Israel. Vawda’s letter riddled with lies Hiding behind the Media…

This month the SA chapter of “Zionism Equals Apartheid” gang is girding its loins to play its role in delegitimising Israel. Their crocodile tears as they invoke the plight of the Palestinians carries no weight against the backdrop of the slaughter going on today in the Middle East and North and East Africa, a human…

MRN Media Statement 15 July 2017

The Editor Saturday Argus   Dear Sir The 140,000 Druze living in Israel, thousands of whom belong to Druze Zionist movements, are Arabic-speaking citizens of Israel, an offshoot of several monotheistic and Abrahamic religions, and serve in the Israeli Defence Forces just as most citizens do in Israel. Members of the community have attained top positions…

Mr Maimane sees the reality of Israel for himself

South African Zionist Federation’s statement on Mmusi Maimane’s visit to Israel The South African Zionist Federation (SAZF) would like to commend Mr. Mmusi Maimane the leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA) for his willingness to visit Israel.  We hope that Mr Maimane’s experience and engagement with leadership in the Middle East will give him the…