Remembering the paper boys of our past By Jim Fabiano

He stood in front of me with a newspaper wrapped in plastic that was held together by a green rubber band. He wasn’t afraid of me but I can’t say I wasn’t afraid of him. “Is this yours mister?” At first I had no idea what he was talking about but then I remembered the days gone by when all news was carried by a young man who made sure everyone got their newspaper so they could go on with their lives. I was once one of these your men.

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The Bane of Birthright Citizenship By Ed Feulner


President Trump’s critics have found something else to rend their garments over: his determination to end so-called “birthright citizenship.” Why, they thunder, it’s unconstitutional! And even if it could be changed, it can’t be by executive order.

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The Shamrak Report November 6, 2018

The Shamrak Report is an independent weekly editorial letter published since 2001. The aim is to promote the Jewish point of view on the Arab-Israel conflict; motivate Jewish people and our true friends to uphold the ideals and aspirations of traditional Zionism. The editorial is not sponsored by or affiliated with any government, political party or organization. You may use articles and letters on your website, FaceBook etc.

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The Shamrak Report October 30, 2018

The Shamrak Report is an independent weekly editorial letter published since 2001. The aim is to promote the Jewish point of view on the Arab-Israel conflict; motivate Jewish people and our true friends to uphold the ideals and aspirations of traditional Zionism. The editorial is not sponsored by or affiliated with any government, political party or organization. You may use articles and letters on your website, FaceBook etc.

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The critical November 2018 mid-term election by Ambassador (ret.) Yoram Ettinger

The Arena, Abba Eban Institute, IDC, November 1, 2018

Trump: a coattail – or an anchor chained – President?

The November 2018 mid-term election will determine the future maneuverability of President Trump, and will shape the dominant worldview of the strongest legislature in the world, which is co-determining and co-equal to the executive branch, and Israel’s systematic and most effective ally in face of pressure by all US Presidents from Truman through Obama.

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Meeting the Caravan with Common Sense By Ed Feulner


It’s sad to see the debate over the migrant caravan break down into the usual polarized camps. You’re either pro-immigrant and therefore willing to let anyone in, or you’re anti-immigrant and you want to slam the door in the face of anyone, right?

Wrong. The phrase “My fellow immigrants” certainly rings true for me, as it does for countless other Americans. In the 1870s, my forebears came to the land of opportunity, worked their way westward to Chicago, and lived their dream.

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