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Breitbart
Paper: Hillary Plans to Attack Sanders on IsraelTEL AVIV – After losing in New Hampshire, there are indications Hillary Clinton
Paper: Hillary Plans to Attack Sanders on Israel
Breitbart / Posted 11 hours ago
TEL AVIV – After losing in New Hampshire, there are indications Hillary Clinton will use Sen. Bernie Sanders lack of significant support for the Jewish state as a campaign tactic to woo Jewish and pro-Israel voters. The newspaper quoted Paul Hodes,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hide-and-seek: In some landscapes an effective strategy against predatory bacteriaCredit: Delft University of Technology Predators and prey can be found across t
Hide-and-seek: In some landscapes an effective strategy against predatory bacteria
PhysOrg / Posted 21 hours ago
Credit: Delft University of Technology Predators and prey can be found across the tree of life, even among bacteria. Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus is one such bacterial predator, and an efficient killer of the prevalent E. coli bacterium. This bacterial... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Christians Who Demonize Israel: Kairos{Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} Last September, during
Christians Who Demonize Israel: Kairos
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
{Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} Last September, during the World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel — an initiative of the Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum (PIEF) of the World Council of Churches, St. Thomas’ Church in... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Talpiot: The IDF’s Best And BrightestAt an Iowa town hall last month, Hillary Clinton advertised her Middle Eastern
Talpiot: The IDF’s Best And Brightest
The Jewish Week / Posted yesterday
At an Iowa town hall last month, Hillary Clinton advertised her Middle Eastern expertise by reminding voters how, as secretary of state, she was able to convince Israel not to attack Gaza in 2012. In Israel, however, others with longer memories were... Read more
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The Forward
Hillary Clinton Gives Israeli Education Program Spotlight on Campaign TrailEach week in Israel, young parents open their homes to local instructors who te
Hillary Clinton Gives Israeli Education Program Spotlight on Campaign Trail
The Forward / Posted yesterday
Each week in Israel, young parents open their homes to local instructors who teach them how to prepare their toddlers for school. The program is modest — just 4,000 families enroll — but it’s now playing an outsized role in Hillary Clinton’s... Read more
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The Forward
Hillary Clinton Gives Israeli Education Program Its Close-Up on Campaign TrailEach week in Israel, young parents open their homes to local instructors who te
Hillary Clinton Gives Israeli Education Program Its Close-Up on Campaign Trail
The Forward / Posted yesterday
Each week in Israel, young parents open their homes to local instructors who teach them how to prepare their toddlers for school. The program is modest — just 4,000 families enroll — but it’s now playing an outsized role in Hillary Clinton’s... Read more
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PhysOrg
Superconductors could detect superlight dark matterA massive cluster of yellowish galaxies, seemingly caught in a red and blue spi
Superconductors could detect superlight dark matter
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
A massive cluster of yellowish galaxies, seemingly caught in a red and blue spider web of eerily distorted background galaxies, makes for a spellbinding picture from the new Advanced Camera for Surveys aboard NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. To make... Read more
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The Forward
How Both the Right and the Left Get Israel WrongMy comments are directed to Jane Eisner’s opinion piece of January 7, “Have Lib
How Both the Right and the Left Get Israel Wrong
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
My comments are directed to Jane Eisner’s opinion piece of January 7, “Have Liberal Jews Betrayed Israel?” Chemi Shalev’s article, on which Eisner based her comments, is biased, exaggerated and plays loose with the facts. Unfortunately, the opinion... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Wait not in vainOVER the course of an average winter North American wood frogs, Rana sylvatica,
Wait not in vain
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
OVER the course of an average winter North American wood frogs, Rana sylvatica, may freeze solid several times. They are able to get away with this by replacing most of the water in their bodies with glucose mobilised from stores in their livers.... Read more
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Science Daily
Microreactor replaces animal testingSerious efforts are underway to significantly reduce the number of animal tests
Microreactor replaces animal testing
Science Daily / Posted 5 days ago
Serious efforts are underway to significantly reduce the number of animal tests carried out for research purposes. The latest EU Cosmetics Regulation, which came into force in 2013, bans the sale of cosmetic products containing ingredients that have... Read more
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The Forward
GOP Senator Pushes To Allow 'Made in Israel' Labels for Settlement ProductsNathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joine
GOP Senator Pushes To Allow 'Made in Israel' Labels for Settlement Products
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
Nathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joined the staff in 2006 after serving for five years as Washington correspondent for the Israeli dailies Ha’aretz and The Jerusalem Post. In Israel, he was the features editor... Read more
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The Forward
One-Man 'Rabbi for Trump' Dumps The Donald After IowaNathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joine
One-Man 'Rabbi for Trump' Dumps The Donald After Iowa
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
Nathan Guttman staff writer, is the Forward’s Washington bureau chief. He joined the staff in 2006 after serving for five years as Washington correspondent for the Israeli dailies Ha’aretz and The Jerusalem Post. In Israel, he was the features editor... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Promised Lands exchange, part 3: Imagining a vast Jewish colony in AustraliaDetail from a drawing by Michail Liubashka (Mitchell Loeb), 1907. Adam Rovner
The Promised Lands exchange, part 3: Imagining a vast Jewish colony in Australia
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
Detail from a drawing by Michail Liubashka (Mitchell Loeb), 1907. Adam Rovner is Associate Professor of English and Jewish Literature at the University of Denver. He holds an M.A. from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Ph.D. from Indiana... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study shows winning causes people to be more likely to cheat the next timeCredit: George Hodan/ public domain (Phys.org)—A pair of researchers, one with
Study shows winning causes people to be more likely to cheat the next time
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Credit: George Hodan/ public domain (Phys.org)—A pair of researchers, one with Ben-Gurion University of the Negev the other The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, both in Israel, has found via a series of experiments with human volunteers, that people... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Iowa Caucuses 2016: Your Jewish Guide To The Presidential CandidatesWashington – On Monday, Iowans will gather to launch the 2016 presidential elec
Iowa Caucuses 2016: Your Jewish Guide To The Presidential Candidates
The Jewish Week / Posted 9 days ago
Washington – On Monday, Iowans will gather to launch the 2016 presidential election with an arcane ritual — the caucuses. Iowa’s delegates account for just 1 percent or so of the national total. But their selections will be the first substantive... Read more
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New Kerala
Now, smart sock to help diabetics ward off amputationWashington D.C, Jan 28 : A team of researchers has come up with smartphone and
Now, smart sock to help diabetics ward off amputation
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Washington D.C, Jan 28 : A team of researchers has come up with smartphone and intelligent sock combo to help diabetics ward off amputations. Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage associated with the development of foot ulcers in patients... Read more
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New Kerala
'Smart' socks to help prevent diabetic foot ulcersLondon, Jan 28 : A team of students from Hebrew University of Jerusalem has dev
'Smart' socks to help prevent diabetic foot ulcers
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
London, Jan 28 : A team of students from Hebrew University of Jerusalem has developed unique pressure-sensing socks that, when linked to a smart phone app, warn diabetic patients of developing foot ulcers. Called SenseGO, the machine-washable socks... Read more
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Science Daily
To help diabetics, intelligent socks are paired with smartphonesChanges in pressure are registered as electrical signals and relayed to a smart
To help diabetics, intelligent socks are paired with smartphones
Science Daily / Posted 14 days ago
Changes in pressure are registered as electrical signals and relayed to a smartphone app, which informs the patient of developing risk. By giving patients the tools to prevent the development of foot ulcers, this can dramatically reduce health care... Read more
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The Jewish Week
$100 Million To Fight Israeli Brain DrainTo curb the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the
$100 Million To Fight Israeli Brain Drain
The Jewish Week / Posted 14 days ago
To curb the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the U.S. and Israeli scientific communities, newspaper publisher, businessman and philanthropist Mortimer Zuckerman has committed more than $100 million to attract... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Promised Lands exchange, Part 2: The mythic pull of the land of PalestineTheodor Herzl on the balcony of Les Trois Rois Hotel, overlooking the Rhine in
The Promised Lands exchange, Part 2: The mythic pull of the land of Palestine
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
Theodor Herzl on the balcony of Les Trois Rois Hotel, overlooking the Rhine in Basel, Switzerland, at the Fifth Zionist Congress in 1901. Photo courtesy of the Central Zionist Archive/Simon Wiesenthal Center Adam Rovner is Associate Professor of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘Spy’ vulture seized in LebanonSpy, or not? Tagged vulture in Israeli breeding program accused of espionage |
‘Spy’ vulture seized in Lebanon
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
Spy, or not? Tagged vulture in Israeli breeding program accused of espionage | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Guilty as charged? The rare griffon vulture... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Spy’ vulture seized in LebanonGuilty as charged? The rare griffon vulture detained in Lebanon on suspicion fo
‘Spy’ vulture seized in Lebanon
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
Guilty as charged? The rare griffon vulture detained in Lebanon on suspicion for spying for Israel. Source: bintjbeil.org A SINISTER-looking vulture has been detained on suspicion of espionage after winging its way from Israel into Lebanon — without... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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PhysOrg
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeReal estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarshi
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100 million in... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. The Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more than $100... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiativeNEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announ
Publisher Zuckerman announces US-Israel science initiative
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Real estate magnate and publisher Mortimer Zuckerman has announced a scholarship program to pay for American graduate students in the sciences to study in Israel. Zuckerman says the Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program will provide more... Read more
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The Christian Post
Why Won't Gay Activists Debate?Michael Brown holds a Ph.D. in Near Eastern Languages and Literatures from New
Why Won't Gay Activists Debate?
The Christian Post / Posted 15 days ago
Michael Brown holds a Ph.D. in Near Eastern Languages and Literatures from New York University and has served as a professor at a number of seminaries. He is the author of 25 books and hosts the nationally syndicated, daily talk radio show, the Line... Read more
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The Jewish Week
$100M To Fight Israeli Brain DrainTo stem the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the
$100M To Fight Israeli Brain Drain
The Jewish Week / Posted 16 days ago
To stem the Israeli academic “brain drain” and increase cooperation between the U.S. and Israeli scientific collaboration, newspaper publisher and philanthropist Mortimer Zuckerman has committed more than $100 million to attract postdoctoral... Read more
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The Forward
The Right-Wing Tactic All Jewish Leftists Should Be StealingIn the early 1990s it felt as if the Israeli Left had won. In 1992, the first e
The Right-Wing Tactic All Jewish Leftists Should Be Stealing
The Forward / Posted 17 days ago
In the early 1990s it felt as if the Israeli Left had won. In 1992, the first election I ever voted in, Meretz won 12 Knesset seats. A year later Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin signed the Oslo agreements. At that time, my IDF unit was working on a just... Read more
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International Business Times
Second language learning theories: Why is it hard for your adult brain to master another dialect? The older we get, the more difficult it becomes to learn another language. Why?
Second language learning theories: Why is it hard for your adult brain to master another dialect?
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
The older we get, the more difficult it becomes to learn another language. Why? Some say our brains are only built for it when we are young. Some say it is the way we are taught that does not cater towards an adult learning pattern. Some even say... Read more
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The Atlantic
How 'Son of Saul' Captures the Reality of the HolocaustWhen the 2016 Oscar nominees were announced last week, few who have followed So
How 'Son of Saul' Captures the Reality of the Holocaust
The Atlantic / Posted 19 days ago
When the 2016 Oscar nominees were announced last week, few who have followed Son of Saul’s prize-winning trajectory would have been surprised that the Hungarian drama secured a Best Foreign Language Film nod. The movie’s unusual camera work, its... Read more
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Science Daily
Research on worms reveals how the brain compensates for sensory loss and points to its early evolutionary rootsThe human brain has the remarkable capacity to respond to sensory loss by boost
Research on worms reveals how the brain compensates for sensory loss and points to its early evolutionary roots
Science Daily / Posted 19 days ago
The human brain has the remarkable capacity to respond to sensory loss by boosting the remaining functioning senses. Through a compensation mechanism in the brain, known as cross-modal plasticity, some senses are enhanced following the loss of other... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Cold shoulders won’t improve education:Despite the significant growth in size and stature of Israeli universities, and
Cold shoulders won’t improve education:
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
Despite the significant growth in size and stature of Israeli universities, and their strong commitment to social justice and the betterment of humankind, some voices in academia persist in trying to isolate Israel’s educational and research... Read more
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Science Daily
New method for converting solar energy into electrical power using photo-bioelectrochemical cellsThe design of photo-bioelectrochemical cells based on native photosynthetic rea
New method for converting solar energy into electrical power using photo-bioelectrochemical cells
Science Daily / Posted 22 days ago
The design of photo-bioelectrochemical cells based on native photosynthetic reaction is attracting substantial recent interest as a means for the conversion of solar light energy into electrical power. In the natural photosynthetic apparatus,... Read more
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PhysOrg
New method for converting solar energy into electrical power using photo-bioelectrochemical cellsCredit: Prof. Itamar Willner A new paradigm for the development of photo-bioele
New method for converting solar energy into electrical power using photo-bioelectrochemical cells
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
Credit: Prof. Itamar Willner A new paradigm for the development of photo-bioelectrochemical cells has been reported in the journal Nature Energy by researchers from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, in Israel, and the University of Bochum, in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Innovative microfiber pad could improve diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection in infants and elderly patientsContamination of urine samples from infants and the elderly is so common that p
Innovative microfiber pad could improve diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection in infants and elderly patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 24 days ago
Contamination of urine samples from infants and the elderly is so common that physicians often needlessly prescribe broad-spectrum antibiotics prophylactically. Now, a team at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem's BioDesign: Medical Innovation program... Read more
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J Weekly
deathsHyman David Agid, age 93, passed away in Kentfield, California. He is survived
deaths
J Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
Hyman David Agid, age 93, passed away in Kentfield, California. He is survived by his children, Gwen and Bruce (Tara); his grandchildren, Aisha (Jim), Michele (Wayne) and Bruce II (Mia), Avi and Ehud; and his great-grandchildren, Taylor, Angel,... Read more
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J Weekly
Getting to the core of Yitz Applbaum: S.F. venture capitalist loves wine, Israel and RepublicansIsaac Applbaum, or “Yitz” as he’s known, is an unofficial evangelist for the St
Getting to the core of Yitz Applbaum: S.F. venture capitalist loves wine, Israel and Republicans
J Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
Isaac Applbaum, or “Yitz” as he’s known, is an unofficial evangelist for the State of Israel, ever touting the virtues of the Jewish state. The Oakland resident is not only Orthodox, strictly kosher and fiercely Zionist — a former U.S. senator calls... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Calendar Of EventsWHAT:Aleph Auction Featuring MBD in concert, $100,000 Grand Prize. Win dozens o
Calendar Of Events
The Jewish Press / Posted 27 days ago
WHAT:Aleph Auction Featuring MBD in concert, $100,000 Grand Prize. Win dozens of other prizes. Open Bar & BBQ Dinner. Receive FREE $10 auction ticket with admission WHERE: The Shul of Bal Harbour, 9540 Collins Ave, Surfside WHEN: Tuesday, January... Read more
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Independent Publisher
Coming this MonthFeature Notable January Indie Press Releases Check out our top picks for the b
Coming this Month
Independent Publisher / Posted 27 days ago
Feature Notable January Indie Press Releases Check out our top picks for the best new releases from indie presses this January. Happy reading! By Abby Geni (Counterpoint Press) This is the debut novel from Abby Geni, who has... Read more
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The Forward
After Terror Attack, Israel Funding for Arab Towns May Come With Strings AttachedUMM AL FAHM — With some 50,000 residents, this northern town, the largest Musli
After Terror Attack, Israel Funding for Arab Towns May Come With Strings Attached
The Forward / Posted 27 days ago
UMM AL FAHM — With some 50,000 residents, this northern town, the largest Muslim municipality in Israel, is a densely packed cacophony of blue, pink and white homes perched on a tangled maze of city streets. With no major industries in the city, most... Read more
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The Christian Post
Discovery of Biblical King Hezekiah's Seal Confirms God's Word, Ken Ham SaysA projected image of a clay imprint, known as a bulla, which was unearthed from
Discovery of Biblical King Hezekiah's Seal Confirms God's Word, Ken Ham Says
The Christian Post / Posted 28 days ago
A projected image of a clay imprint, known as a bulla, which was unearthed from excavations near Jerusalem's Old City, and later discovered to be from the seal of the biblical King Hezekiah, is displayed during a news conference at The Hebrew... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Promised Lands exchange, part 1: On alternative plans for a Jewish stateProfessor Adam Rovner Adam Rovner is Associate Professor of English and Jewish
The Promised Lands exchange, part 1: On alternative plans for a Jewish state
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 28 days ago
Professor Adam Rovner Adam Rovner is Associate Professor of English and Jewish Literature at the University of Denver. He holds an M.A. from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Ph.D. from Indiana University-Bloomington. His articles, essays,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
With one-candidate vote, Netanyahu seeks to stand aloneIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in
With one-candidate vote, Netanyahu seeks to stand alone
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016. Pool Photo via AP JERUSALEM, Undefined—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has found himself in a bitter election fight to decide... Read more
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The Jewish Press
It’s About Time: The Knesset Opens Spoken Arabic Course for LegislatorsKnesset members from both sides of the aisle are studying Arabic Photo Credit:
It’s About Time: The Knesset Opens Spoken Arabic Course for Legislators
The Jewish Press / Posted 30 days ago
Knesset members from both sides of the aisle are studying Arabic Photo Credit: Courtesy the Knesset The Knesset has opened, for the first time, a spoken Arabic course for lawmakers from all the factions. The course, an initiative of Knesset... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Hebrew U. Scientists Discover Way to Kill HIV Infected CellsProf. Abraham Loyter and Prof. Assaf Friedler of the Hebrew University in Jerus
Hebrew U. Scientists Discover Way to Kill HIV Infected Cells
The Jewish Press / Posted 30 days ago
Prof. Abraham Loyter and Prof. Assaf Friedler of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem say they have reached a breakthrough in developing a process to destroy HIV infected cells, Ynet reported. Clinical trials on human beings are set to begin within... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Volcano of Islamic Terrorism{Originally posted to the author’s website, The Ettinger Report} Islamic terro
The Volcano of Islamic Terrorism
The Jewish Press / Posted a month ago
{Originally posted to the author’s website, The Ettinger Report} Islamic terrorism has dominated the history of Islam, as demonstrated by the murder of three of the first four Caliphs succeeding Muhammed: Umar ibn Abd al-Khattab (644 AD), Uthman Ibn... Read more
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