Ruthie Blum

Ruthie Blum

Ruthie Blum is the author of the book "To Hell in a Handbasket: Carter, Obama, and the 'Arab Spring.'" A former senior editor at the Jerusalem Post, she is currently a political affairs columnist for Israel Hayom. Originally from New York, she has been living in Israel since 1977.
US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett reacts as US President Donald Tr

Amy Coney Barrrett is raising the bar


The Pence-Harris debate and a divided America


Translating the Trump-Biden travesty into Hebrew


Amid coronavirus, this year's Yom Kippur is another kind of war


Trumping Palestinian lies and Tehran’s agenda


Trump's Nobel Peace Prize nomination is futile – opinion


A Kobe Bryant fan and the concept of ‘kavanah’ – opinion

Nikki Haley speaks during news conference at UN headquarters, New York, 2018

Nikki Haley’s stellar performance as ambassador and at the RNC – opinion

Israeli self-employed protest the lack of financial support from the Israeli government in times of

Who's afraid of a fourth round of elections? – opinion


Biden and Harris are the Trojan Horse of the radical Democrats – opinion

Smoke rises after an explosion was heard in Beirut, Lebanon August 4, 2020

Offering to help Lebanon doesn’t mean hailing its flag


Yair Lapid’s delusions about the Democrats

Isaac Herzog poses with French immigrants as they disembark from their aliya flight.

Jewish apathy, Jewish privilege and antisemitism


The well-deserved detriment of the anti-Bibi rioters

A protestor wraps chains and ropes around the statue of U.S. President Andrew Jackson, June 22, 2020

The danger of denigrating America’s ‘founding f**kers’ - opinion

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on January 28

It's time to give Netanyahu, Trump a break and benefit of the doubt


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