Category Archives: Jewish Loyalty

Jews and the Military: Draft-Evasion and Jewish Hyperethnocentrism

In my review of Derek Penslar’s Jews and the Military: A History, I noted that there remains a pressing need for more thorough analysis of Jewish responses to the military demands placed by nations on their citizens, as well as an analysis and contextualization of the broader implications of these responses. In this short article, […]

Review of Derek Penslar’s “Jews and the Military”

Jews and the Military: A History Derek Penslar Princeton University Press, 2013 “The rate of draft-dodging for the peasant population in the Pale of Settlement was 6%; for the Jews it was 34%. Jews evaded the law and misused the court system, even as they demanded special protection from the authorities.” Professor John Klier, Russians, […]

Ben Zygier and Israeli’s Abuse of Australian Passports

  A fascinating article recently appeared in the Fairfax newspapers in Australia concerning the late Melbourne-born Mossad agent Ben Zygier. The result of a joint investigation by Fairfax in Australia and Germany’s Der Spiegel magazine, the article, entitled “The life and death of Prisoner X,” outlines the sequence of events which led to Zygier’s arrest, […]

Sheldon Adelson: Israel and Immigration

VDARE.com’s Patrick Cleburne has a nice article on Sheldon Adelson (“Has Romney Sold Immigration Policy To Sheldon Adelson?“), the billionaire who has emerged as the largest single donor in the current presidential campaign, promising up to $100 million for the Republicans. After supporting Gingrich in the primaries, Adelson has thrown his considerable weight behind Romney. […]