Does our economy serve our society, or does our society serve our economy, and by extension, those few who extract most of the economic benefits? It's a question worth asking.
The progressive discourse on immigration contradicts centuries of immigration history. And how they approach this debate is extremely revealing.
The Iranian government is shortening its nuclear breakout time -- the amount of time required to produce enough weapons-grade uranium for a single nuclear weapon.
Mexico’s new socialist president has taken a novel approach to crime fighting. He calls it, “hugs not bullets.” To see how that strategy is working out, look at the story of Ovidio Guzmán. He is the son of the man once known as the world’s most powerful drug trafficker — “el Chapo.”
Any honest and objective appraisal of Islam’s historic jihad on the Christian world is eye-opening, to say the very least.
China has been hiding in plain sight, quietly arming Iran, buying its oil, boosting its economy and limiting the impact of US sanctions.
Benjamin Netanyahu is the best chance we have in our fight to save Israel from dismemberment at the hands of Benny Gantz and his band of Two-State Solution messianics.
The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln moved into the Persian Gulf for the first time since it arrived in the region in May.
A man has been shot dead by police and several people were injured after a confirmed terror attack in London Bridge this afternoon.
Midlife mortality rates increased for all population groups, caused by “drug overdoses, alcohol abuse, suicides, and a diverse list of organ system diseases."
In America, it’s the season of Thanksgiving.
The Democratic Congresswoman is said to have passed information to Qatar, which was subsequently handed along to Iran.
I agree that impeachment hearings should be entered into somberly and prayerfully.
Four months before a swarm of drones and missiles crippled the world’s biggest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia, Iranian security officials gathered at a heavily fortified compound in Tehran.
The corruption indictment of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu raises the Palestinian people’s morale. The leader of the group that controls Gaza also said the indictment means more “resistance, both popular and armed.”
From Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to opposition leader Benny Gantz there was an immediate consensus supporting the Trump administration’s bold move to reject Barack Obama’s truth-impaired, hostile position on those communities.
Foreign Minister Israel Katz said "Israel is a lawful state and the presumption of innocence applies for every person, especially for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, an Israeli patriot, who sacrificed and acted all his life for the security of the State of Israel and the strengthening of its position in the world."
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a public statement following Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit's announcement that the prime minister is indicted on counts of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.
Blue and White leader Benny Gantz returned the mandate to form the government to President Reuven Rivlin Wednesday evening, signalling the end of his attempts to form a coalition.
Pompeo’s statement Monday that Israeli settlements are not illegal per se is the most significant shift in US Middle East policy in the past generation. Jerusalem’s status as Israel’s capital has been a matter of US law since 1996.
At least 12 people have been killed in Iran since protests against fuel price rises erupted three days ago, officials have said, although reports suggest the number of dead is far higher. A statement said Iran's "sworn and evil enemies" had once again attempted to "sow discord".
Hezbollah is certainly the Islamic Republic of Iran’s most successful export. Could uprisings in Iraq and Lebanon, coupled with US sanctions, permanently impair Iran’s influence in the region?
Videos from across the country showed security forces firing tear gas, clashing protesters and also showed images of Iranian regime figures being burned and people angry that price hikes were allegedly being used to fund foreign wars.
Scores of PIJ supporters rioted and blocked the cars of Zahar and his bodyguards, forcing them to flee. The protesters chanted slogans against Hamas for failing to launch rockets at Israel in retaliation for the killing of al-Ata.
While some cry, “Give me liberty or give me death,” others cry, “Give me comfort, safety, entertainment, and convenience, and I’ll be your slave, and so will my children.”
Israel can target any of its enemies, no matter where they are, even if they are in their beds, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said as he issued his first public statement since calm was restored between the IDF and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Gaza.
Disney is choosing money over morality.
Islamic militants in the Gaza Strip vowed further revenge after the Israeli military carried out a pair of targeted airstrikes on senior Islamic Jihad commanders, killing one in Gaza and missing the second in Syria.
The IDF has attacked Islamic Jihad terror targets in Gaza in response to the rocket fire. Among the targets were a military compound and a training complex also used to manufacture launch barrels and rocket components.
"I said (to God), 'If you can do something special with my life, I'll honor and glorify your name,'" DeLeo recounted. "I believe God spared my in life in Vietnam." Now DeLeo is sure that God was preserving his life so that he could be the "keeper of the flame."
Socialism didn't work in the Soviet Union. On the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, that's an important reminder to today's millennials.
House Republicans came forward with a list of witnesses they want to hear from in the public hearings set to start this week. Most prominent among them: the anonymous whistleblower and former Vice President Joe Biden's son Hunter.
The 7-year-old in Texas at the center of a custody battle that has attracted national attention after his mother sought to have him medically transition into a girl reportedly decided to attend elementary school this week dressed as a boy.
Once again it appears that the violent Mexican drug cartels have committed a horrific mass murder. Their tactics could have been taken from the playbook of ISIS or al Qaeda.
"If it is that important to Netanyahu, he should pay them," Trump reportedly told his advisers at the prospect.
Babies were reportedly burned alive and kids shot in the back after ruthless cartel killers slaughtered nine US Mormons in a "targeted" hit in Mexico.
Iran has announced it has developed two new advanced nuclear centrifuges capable of producing 5kg of enriched uranium per day in the latest violation of a nuclear deal with world powers.
It’s no accident that when His disciples asked Jesus about the end times, His first words were a warning.
Palestinian sources report that Palestinian Islamic Jihad is seeking to create a new equation in the Gaza Strip.
The IAF struck multiple Hamas targets across the Gaza Strip after a house in Sderot sustained a direct hit by a rocket launched during a barrage by Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ).
Although Erdogan has waged a relatively short and simple campaign against the Kurdish minority in northeastern Syria, it was enough to produce a strategic shift in the array of forces emerging in the Middle East.
We didn’t find Bin Laden hiding in Afghanistan, but in Pakistan. And al-Baghdadi, wasn’t hanging out in his home turf, but in an area controlled by Turkey and its allied Islamist militias right off the Turkish border.
Israel is worried about an expected court decision that would enshrine in law the requirement for European countries to label Israeli products made in the settlements.
1 Corinthians 14:33 gives a profound and insightful statement. “God is not a God of confusion but of peace.” Yet in much of the world right now, confusion reigns.
Senior defense officials have warned that Israel is facing an Iranian storm that is coming closer to her borders. But who are the men behind the storm?
The killing of notorious terrorist and ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is a major operational achievement for the US military and its commander-in-chief.
2020 Democratic presidential nomination have already embraced some of the same Big Government and radical environmental policies that have brought blackouts to California.
The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) is claiming that Turkey “is continuing its genocide war” in northern Syria despite an allegedly “permanent” ceasefire.
A tragic case in point is unfolding in Dallas, Texas. How should we as Christians respond to this direct assault on biblical truth and scientific fact?
President Trump said he will lift sanctions on Turkey after the NATO ally agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria and he defended his decision to withdraw American troops, saying the U.S. should not be the world's policeman.
A U.S. brokered cease-fire that suspended fighting between Turkey and Kurdish fighters in Syria will expire Tuesday afternoon, and the Trump administration remains under intense pressure to protect America's Kurdish allies from a feared ethnic cleansing.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu returned the mandate to form the government to President Reuven Rivlin Monday night after failing to form a coalition of 61 MKs.
The ceasefire that the US claimed it had helped bring in did not seem to hold the next day. Turkey viewed it as a “pause” in military operations and Turkish-backed groups on the ground didn’t seem to have to adhere to it.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) have announced they want to create an “army of Islam” to wage war against Israel, it has been revealed.
President Vladimir Putin signaled Moscow's growing Middle East clout on Monday on his first visit to Saudi Arabia in over a decade, buoyed by Russian military gains in Syria, strong ties with Riyadh's regional rivals and energy cooperation.
Pence said there will "a pause in military operations for 120 hours" to allow the U.S.-allied Syrian Kurds to withdraw. The vice president said the U.S. and Turkey have "mutually committed to peaceful resolution and future for the safe zone."
We don’t want to see another caliphate. We don’t want Iran to have a platform to attack Israel. We don’t want to see waves of refugees destabilizing the region and overflowing into Europe.
The Black Death originated in Chinese rats, Ebola in monkeys in the Congo, and Trump Derangement Syndrome in furious liberal suburbanites who swarmed D.C. wearing pink hats and screaming at the sky.
The US military had been training 110,000 SDF fighters and had no idea that in Washington they were about to be thrown into chaos, watching those they trained be killed and ordered to leave.
Defense Secretary Mark Esper said President Donald Trump had ordered a "deliberate withdrawal" of U.S. forces from northern Syria, an even more comprehensive withdrawal than had been previously ordered.
During a visit to the world's most volatile site, former head of the Shin Bet Avi Dichter shares his insights about what he sees as the Palestinians' true intentions for the Temple Mount and what Israel must do to stop them.
An Iranian oil tanker cruising 60 miles off the coast of Saudi Arabia was rocked by a pair of missiles, threatening to further inflame fraught regional tensions between the two heavyweight Muslim nations.
Benjamin Netanyahu denounced Turkey’s invasion of Kurdish-controlled areas of northeastern Syria and said Israel was prepared to offer humanitarian aid to the Kurds in Syria facing an onslaught from Ankara.
Turkey has begun a long-planned military operation in northeastern Syria to take out Kurdish forces branded by Ankara as terrorists, but viewed by much of the West as key partners in the fight against Islamic State.
When a massive hurricane rolls across the ocean toward land, bands of the storm often go well ahead of the storm itself. It’s almost as if the storm has arms.
America never had stronger supporters in the region. This is not the first time the US has turned its back on this ally. The Kurds stood with America against Saddam Hussein and were gassed by the dictator’s military.
Could the possible impeachment proceedings carry end-times prophetic implications? You might be surprised.
Trump's decision represents a major shift in US policy and may place Christians and Kurds there in great danger. A Turkish invasion may also altar the balance of power in the region and threaten not only an embryonic democracy in the Middle East but also the Jewish state.
Arabs who dare to greet Jews in public on the Jewish New Year are being denounced by their fellow Arabs as traitors. Arabs who dare to engage in sports activities with Jews are also being condemned by their fellow Arabs as traitors.
The offices and journalists from several prominent networks, including Al-Arabiya, were attacked by masked gunmen in what seems like a coordinated attempt to shut down all dissenting channels. Internet and social media were also suppressed.
Microsoft says a hacker linked to the Iran government made more than 2,700 attempts to target email addresses belonging to government officials, journalists and prominent Iranians living abroad.
The leaders of the right-wing bloc signed a document pledging to support only Benjamin Netanyahu for prime minister should Netanyahu and Benny Gantz both fail to form a government.
It will be a difficult and treacherous process.
There are parallels between these two leaders, both are hounded by legal elites who will stop at nothing to oust them from office.
The Communist ideology is a parasite that cannot survive for long on its own.
Iran’s main resistance group claimed to have intelligence detailing how Tehran was behind the recent attacks on a Saudi oil facility.
The delusional approach was brutally exposed the moment Mr Rouhani arrived in New York.
If the mandate is returned, Rivlin would formally task Blue and White leader Benny Gantz with forming a government by Thursday.
"I have a tendency to make things work out, one way or the other."
'Show responsibility, and join a unity government.'
President grants mandate to form ruling coalition to Likud Chair, PM Binyamin Netanyahu. Netanyahu: Unity government is order of the day.
President Trump also denounced Iran's "blood lust" and called on other nations to join the US to pressure Iran.
These international agreements, all failures, are really just about leftist dreams of seizing power over free and productive economies and dictating their terms.
Iran’s president called Sunday on Western powers to leave the security of the Persian Gulf to regional nations led by Tehran.
In this longstanding and deadly game, Palestinian leaders use their people as sacrificial pawns for the sake of prolonging the conflict with Israel.
North Korea could be planning to deploy a new submarine capable of launching ballistic missiles.
Benjamin Netanyahu saw his offer for a coalition with his strongest political rival, Benny Gantz, swiftly rebuffed after failing to secure a governing majority in a tight election.
We are on a mission for God. We need to speak the Word and live the Word! In the closing days of this age, may our efforts for Him grow bigger, better, and bolder. And may we live in the security of His promises.
Netanyahu said: "There will be either a government headed by me, or a dangerous government that relies on the Arab parties."
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's battle for political survival looked set to stretch on for days or weeks after exit polls following Tuesday's election showed the race too close to call.
The attack against a major oil facility in Saudi Arabia dramatically illustrates why the Iran nuclear deal that was accepted by the Obama administration and rejected by President Trump failed to end the Iranian threat to peace and stability in the Middle East.
The scope and precision of drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities show they were launched from a west-northwest direction rather than from Yemen to the south, where Houthi rebels claimed responsibility
The nation has become so divided neither the left nor the right will accept the results of the 2020 election. The right will never accept socialism, while the left will accept nothing less.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel may conduct a military operation in the Gaza Strip before the nation goes to elections on September 17.
While generally everyone spies on everyone, the special US-Israeli relationship and memories of the fallout from the Pollard scandal keep Jerusalem from listening too closely to DC.
People who were too young on 9/11 to even remember their lost loved ones, and others for whom the grief is still raw, paid tribute with wreath-layings and the solemn roll call of the dead Wednesday as America marked the 18th anniversary of the worst terror attack on U.S. soil.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced that if he is reelected, he will apply sovereignty over all settlements in Judea and Samaria, starting with the Jordan Valley.
In our generation, people have come to love primarily themselves and their money. They are increasingly boastful and proud. They scoff at God.
It is a familiar battlefield, but a different enemy for American troops in Iraq. Nearly 16 years since the US went into Iraq to eliminate Saddam Hussein's alleged weapons of mass destruction, American troops are now fighting an enemy intent on resurging: ISIS.
A facility in Tehran which Israel claimed was used by the Islamic republic as a “secret atomic warehouse” has been found to contain traces of uranium.
The Israeli Air Force struck Hamas positions in the northern and central Gaza Strip on Saturday night in retaliation for an earlier drone attack against and IDF humvee positioned along the border fence.
Two Palestinian teens were killed in clashes with Israeli troops along the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel, in what the IDF called “especially violent” riots.
In early August there was a story unfolding in Russia that did not have a page in the Kremlin playbook. A military accident in the far north left seven dead and several others injured by radiation.
Iran announced that its next step in reducing its commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal would be the development of nuclear centrifuges.
These are times of brutality, vulgarity, rage, and recklessness.
“There are many covert operations by Mossad and the Israel Defense Forces, as well as secret diplomacy,” the official says amid latest escalation. “We are not improvising, this is part of a wider strategy.”
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah called the attack on Avivim a success on Monday night, which was "deliberately" carried out during the day.
Hezbollah has fired several anti-tank rockets into northern Israel. Military sources confirmed rockets had been fired at an Israeli army base and military vehicles.
Hezbollah says its field commanders are ready to respond to last week's attack that they blame on Israeli drones, after Israel’s military ordered extra forces to deploy near the border.
Netanyahu’s order to brief rival Benny Gantz on current security issues could be a sign that the Jewish state is preparing for a major conflict on one or more fronts.
Israel names Iranian and Lebanese officers that have been working secretively for years to give the Shiite terror group advanced munitions.
Air strikes hit near a Turkish military position in northwest Syria, where the Russian-backed army has waged a fierce offensive against rebels.
President Donald Trump made statements many Christians found troubling.
After the downed drones, Hezbollah is preparing a "calculated strike" against Israel but it aims to avoid a new war.
A mysterious explosion at a Russian weapons testing site earlier this month released various radioactive isotopes, creating a cloud of radioactive gases that swept across a nearby town, and experts said the mixture removes all doubt about what blew up.
A top Iranian general, blamed by Israel for masterminding a preempted bid to launch drone attacks from Syria, warned Israel on Sunday that its strikes against Iran would not be tolerated much longer.
When Israel refused admission to two members of the US House of Representatives, the media made it sound like disrespect for America. They didn’t mention that Israel is a sovereign nation.
The Israeli army says it carried out airstrikes near Damascus to foil ‘imminent’ IRGC plot to hit sites inside Israel. Syria claims most enemy missiles were downed before reaching their target.
More than 73,000 forest fires were recorded in Brazil in the first eight months of the year, half of them in the Amazon. This is the highest number since 2013 and compares with 39,759 in all of 2018.
Prime Minister Netanyahu stated that Israel is working to prevent Iranian military consolidation in Iraq in the first such admission of Israeli activity in Iraq. There's a report that the attacks are carried out with the permission of the US and Russia.
Japan believes Pyongyang has achieved the miniaturization of warheads and that their military activities pose a serious and imminent threat.
Children already live in fear. Many of them can no longer play in their own front yards. More and more wear armor plated backpacks at school.
Russia told an international organization that a military testing accident earlier this month was none of its business and that handing it radiation data was entirely voluntary.
Afghanistan's president vowed to "eliminate" all ISIS safe havens after a horrific wedding attack claimed by the local affiliate.
In retaliation for US sanctions on Iran, Hezbollah has increased its presence along the Israeli border so that it can attack the Jewish state at Tehran’s bidding.
House Democrats are reportedly considering retaliatory moves against two top American and Israeli diplomats.
Israel’s interior minister tore into Rashida Tlaib for abruptly canceling plans to visit family in the West Bank.
We again saw unthinkable acts of human terror in the United States. I grieve with the victims’ families and friends.
Global community mistakenly believes Syrian civil war is winding down, but Turkey's Erdogan is preparing invasion of Kurdish territory.
Evacuations have been ordered in the village not far from the blast site and medics who treated the initial victims have been ordered back to Moscow.
Shortly after, shells fell in the Green Zone of Baghdad where the American Embassy in Iraq is located.
Muslims confronted Jews at the entrance as police were forced to disperse the crowd to prevent further altercation.
Four Palestinians armed with RPGs, assault rifles and grenades attempted to infiltrate into Israel.
The plot follows wealthy thrill-seekers who travel to a five-star resort where their mission is to hunt and kill conservatives.
He hinted at the possibility of applying sovereignty to the settlements, hours after the body of an Israeli soldier was found with stab wounds.
Is a whole online community is out there, possibly encouraging mass shooters to act out their urges?
India's government hailed "historic" legislation to bring Kashmir under its direct control but Pakistan and China challenged the divisive move.
Exploiting the deaths of innocents in El Paso and Dayton for political gain.
President Trump tweeted ”Today’s shooting in El Paso, Texas, was not only tragic, it was an act of cowardice."
According to an Arab newspaper, Jordan's king refused Prime Minister Netanyahu’s request for an in-person meeting and a phone conversation.
The foreign election interference the Democrats don’t want to talk about.
Two attacks on two borders in less than 24 hours. Two incidents, miles apart are just a small indication of the major challenge the IDF faces.
According to the prophecies of Jeremiah, we are now seeing a bigger miracle than the parting of the Red Sea. It’s happening before our eyes.
The Israeli Cabinet unanimously approved a proposal to build over 700 housing units for Palestinians in addition to 6,000 Israeli settlement housing units in the West Bank.
US envoy Jason Greenblatt: The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is not the core conflict in the region. Iran is.
The message was quite clear: The stationing in Iraq of Iranian ballistic missiles is unacceptable.
Analysts believe North Korea could currently have as few as 20 and as many as 60 nuclear bombs.
North Korea's submarine can essentially perform one task: launch nuclear missiles at close targets like South Korea or Japan.
House Resolution 246 overwhelmingly passed on a 398-17 bipartisan vote and put lawmakers on record about where they stand on the BDS movement.
For most of two millennia, Christians have been expecting the Lord’s return.
Iran is quietly building up an arsenal of locally-produced drones that it is exporting to its allies and testing against enemies.
Iran appears to be further stoking tensions with the West, announcing it has captured 17 US spies and sentenced some of them to death, an allegation the president denied.
Even as it has registered a list of tactical victories, Iran is still facing the reality of an unchanged massive economic pressure campaign as well as a steady loss of sympathy globally.
When Luke Parker told producers of “The Bachelorette” that he was a born-again Christian who was saving sex for marriage, ABC knew they had the season’s villain.
Right to boycott? Is it right to boycott a country because of its faith? Or skin color? What if someone wanted to boycott any business owned by African-Americans? Or Muslims?
President Donald Trump on Thursday said a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in a defensive action, escalating already high tensions in the Gulf region.
The increased use of drones by Iran and its allies for surveillance and attacks across the Middle East is raising alarms in Washington.
I said last week that the interpretation Jesus gave to the Book of Daniel would take your breath away. His method of interpretation was, in short, to take Daniel at face value. Why is that breathtaking? Let’s look at it.
Tracking data showed that the UAE tanker drifted off into Iranian waters after 11 p.m. on Saturday and stopped transmitting its location over two days ago.
As Tommy Robinson headed into court for his sentencing Thursday, he wore a t-shirt that read: “Convicted of Journalism.” And it’s true.
Britain's most modern warship was racing towards the Perian Gulf last night amid warnings Iran will launch a guerrilla warfare-style attack on commercial shipping.
"The settlements are unnecessary", Joe Biden told a rally participant, "The only answer is two state solution"
ICE will begin nationwide raids as soon as Sunday to arrest and deport some 2,000 immigrants who have been issued removal orders. That story comes as a new poll shows that 51% of voters would support the mass deportations of the up to 22 million illegal aliens.
Trump that sanctions would be increased “substantially”, as the UN nuclear watchdog held an emergency meeting to weigh Tehran’s breach of a nuclear deal.
Critics of the Bible have no reasonable answer for Daniel’s miraculous prophetic accuracy.
California’s uncanny “earthquake pause” is over. Now geologists are nervously eyeing eight nearby volcanoes. And why has Yellowstone supervolcano been acting so weird?
A UAV from Hamas controlled Gaza was shot down by Israel after it invaded Israel’s air space.
If you are a Christian, you’re stuck with the Bible. That is your source of authority.
Iran has amped up its uranium enrichment on the day of its deadline to negotiate the Iran nuclear deal with signatories, surpassing the cap set under the Obama-era agreement.
America is running out of options, and Iran is running out of time.
Are trans athletes turning back the clock on women's sports?
The notion of history repeating itself is usually viewed as a negative statement, but some history is worth repeating because we might learn and be guided by it.
America started with the ideal of equality before God, even though it failed to live up to that ideal.
Israel wants to restore calm to the South, but at the same time is preparing for a wide-scale military campaign inside the Gaza Strip.
Being triggered by an 18th century Quaker seamstress is going to help reduce police brutality, I guess.
Under the deal, Iran was prohibited from accumulating more than 300 kilograms of enriched uranium to the 3.67% level and from enriching uranium beyond that level.
Syrian state television reported on Sunday night that the country's air defense systems intercepted several missiles south of Damascus.
A new UK report recommends that pedophiles should be sent to “workshops” akin to remdial programs for drunk drivers.
"Come to Jesus moments" has become a common way to refer to any earnest, heart-to-heart appeal from one person to a group of people.
A Member of the Gaza-based terror group vows not to ‘abandon’ Tehran if there’s a conflict.
Israel has long claimed that it must retain military control of that area, particularly in light of larger regional threats from Iran.
It’s obvious that right now the people of planet earth long for control and power. They fear being weak and vulnerable.
For centuries, Russia and Iran were enemies. But since the Revolution, those two nations have been growing steadily closer and more dependent on one another. Now, along with Turkey (another former enemy), they have created an alliance in Syria. Bible prophecy students see the profound significance of this.