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Rachel Avraham

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Rachel Avraham is the President of the Dona Gracia Mendes Nasi Center for Human Rights in Middle East (under formation) and is a political analyst at the Safadi Center for International Diplomacy, Research, Public Relations and Human Rights, which is run by Mendi Safadi, Israeli Communication Minister Ayoob Kara's former chief of staff. In addition, she is a counter-terror analyst at the Islamic Theology on Counter-Terrorism, a think tank run by British Pakistani dissident Noor Dahri. For over 6 years, she is a Middle East based journalist, covering radical Islam, terrorism, human rights abuses in the Muslim world, minority rights abuses in the Muslim world, women's rights issues in the Muslim world, Iran, Iraq, Turkey, Syria, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the Jewish Diaspora, anti-Semitism, international affairs and other issues of importance. Avraham is the author of “Women and Jihad: Debating Palestinian Female Suicide Bombings in the American, Israeli and Arab Media," a ground breaking book that was endorsed by former Israel Consul General Dr. Yitzchak Ben Gad and Israeli Communications Minister Ayoob Kara.

Op-Ed: The Fifth Child Who Is Not at The Seder Table

Every year when the family gathers around for the Passover Seder, we discuss the 4 different types of children sitting around the table. We...

Op-Ed: Lessons the Plagues of Egypt Can Teach Us in The Era of Coronavirus

It is almost Passover in the State of Israel and yet, our world is plagued by another deadly pandemic.  Every day, people are dying...

Op-Ed: Why Trump’s ‘Deal of The Century’ Is Still Relevant

After terrorists fired at Israeli soldiers yesterday and the IDF responded by attacking Islamic Jihad snipers near Khan Younis, one ponders how Trump’s peace...

Op-Ed: Home Demolitions Ignored by American Media

American media outlets frequently condemn the State of Israel for demolishing the homes of Palestinian terrorists and others in the West Bank who decide...

Op-Ed: Why Hanukkah matters for the Jewish people

Jews around the world are celebrating Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of lights. But many Jews sometimes ask, why does this holiday matter?  For many...

Life in Israel Under Rocket Fire

An operation to eliminate Islamist Jihad terror leader Bahaa Abu Al Ata has led to roughly one third of the State of Israel living...

Op-Ed: Why Israel Cannot Permit ISIS Terrorists to Return Home

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wQSYd9pI0j8In recent days, an Israeli Arab citizen who joined ISIS has been asking for the right to return to the Jewish state.   More than...

Remembering Israel’s Fallen Druze Soldiers

In honor of Israel’s Memorial Day, it is of critical importance to remember the sacrifices that the Druze community has made for this nation.  ...

Israel Determined to Bring Home Legendary Spy

The return of the body of the late soldier Zachary Baumel to Israel opens up the possibility of the body of legendary spy Eli...

Op-Ed: It’s Time for England to Step up And Recognize Israel’s Sovereignty in Golan...

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak recently stated that had Syria recognized the State of Israel, the Golan Heights would have been returned to them...