Issue 41

August 2016
The Tower Magazine

The Next Generation of Killers

RILEY CLAFTON takes a terrifying look at the Gaza summer camps where Hamas trains the terrorists of tomorrow.

continue reading >> A Palestinian youth demonstrates his skills during a graduation ceremony of a military-style camp organized by Hamas, August 2015. Photo: Aaed Tayeh / Flash90

Yes, We Really Can Learn About Guns from Israel

SAMI RAHAMIM lost his father in a mass shooting in Minnesota four years ago. Now he calls for a change in American attitudes—and looks to the Jewish state as a model.

continue reading >> A young Israeli holds a weapon he bought in a Jerusalem store. Photo: Hadas Parush / Flash90

UK's Labour Whitewashes Its Anti-Semitism

JAMIE PALMER looks at the Chakrabarti Report, a party inquiry that makes no mention of the anti-Israel hate that hate that has gone increasingly mainstream.

continue reading >> Jeremy Corbyn speaks to members of the advocacy group Momentum, June 29, 2016. Photo: Steve Eason / flickr. Used under Creative Commons 2.0 License

A Fake Palestinian Protest Goes Off the Rails

While Jerusalem's Arab residents enjoyed the city's new light rail, the global anti-Israel noise machine decided to take us for a ride. JARED SAMILOW reports.

continue reading >> Israelis walks along the lightrail tracks on Jaffo Street during heavy snow in Jerusalem on Thursday morning, December 12, 2013. Photo by Hadas Parush/Flash 90

Swimming for Gold, Wearing Blue and White

SARA TOTH STUB interviews the Stanford-educated Andrea Murez, one of Israel's best hopes for a medal in Rio.

continue reading >> Andrea Murez. Photo: Israel Swimming Association

PHOTOS: Faster, Higher, Stronger

Israel is going for the gold, sending one of its most formidable delegations to the 2016 Rio Olympics.

continue reading >> Currently ranked number four in the world in her weight category, Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi is considered one of Israel’s best hopes for a medal. Photo: Yarden Gerbi / Instagram