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J Weekly
Poll: Stale peace plans turn off Israelis, PalestiniansMost Israelis and Palestinians oppose the kind of peace deal that was under neg
Poll: Stale peace plans turn off Israelis, Palestinians
J Weekly / Posted 4 hours ago
Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose the kind of peace deal that was under negotiation in the past, a new joint poll by Israeli and Palestinian think tanks has found. Nearly 60 percent of both Israeli Jews and Palestinians said they were against... Read more
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JTA
A Jewish rocker rediscovers his sonic roots — by teaching gospel music in Harlemfor him, too — and not in a Christian way. In 2013, Reed’s father — a former m
A Jewish rocker rediscovers his sonic roots — by teaching gospel music in Harlem
JTA / Posted 7 hours ago
for him, too — and not in a Christian way. In 2013, Reed’s father — a former music writer who now works for the Manhattan Institute, a conservative think tank — first introduced him to the program. At the time, Reed was at the zenith of his career... Read more
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Canberra Times
Scientists found guilty for earthquake deathsabove all for the victims," said Wania della Vigna, a lawyer who represents 11
Scientists found guilty for earthquake deaths
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
above all for the victims," said Wania della Vigna, a lawyer who represents 11 plaintiffs, including the family of an Israeli student who died when a student residence collapsed on top of him. "It also marks a step forward for the justice... Read more
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The Age
Scientists found guilty for earthquake deathsabove all for the victims," said Wania della Vigna, a lawyer who represents 11
Scientists found guilty for earthquake deaths
The Age / Posted 18 hours ago
above all for the victims," said Wania della Vigna, a lawyer who represents 11 plaintiffs, including the family of an Israeli student who died when a student residence collapsed on top of him. "It also marks a step forward for the justice... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Scientists found guilty for earthquake deathsabove all for the victims," said Wania della Vigna, a lawyer who represents 11
Scientists found guilty for earthquake deaths
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
above all for the victims," said Wania della Vigna, a lawyer who represents 11 plaintiffs, including the family of an Israeli student who died when a student residence collapsed on top of him. "It also marks a step forward for the justice... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Are Jews who refuse to Renounce Israel Being Excluded from “Progressive” Groups?{Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} Hard left activists are
Are Jews who refuse to Renounce Israel Being Excluded from “Progressive” Groups?
The Jewish Press / Posted 22 hours ago
{Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} Hard left activists are trying to exclude Jews who do not renounce Israel from “progressive” organizations. Last year, Rabbi Susan Talve, a longtime activist on race issues in the St. Louis... Read more
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The Forward
Introducing the Israeli Onion, a Satire Site for the Middle Eastin cool newsroom deadpan. Introducing Israel’s answer to the Onion, the Americ
Introducing the Israeli Onion, a Satire Site for the Middle East
The Forward / Posted yesterday
in cool newsroom deadpan. Introducing Israel’s answer to the Onion, the American satire site — the Mideast Beast. The Israeli website churns out satiric news stories daily — most of them bizarre or macabre spins on various Middle East wars or... Read more
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JTA
Israeli-German discovery could help cure deadly skin cancer3-D structure of a melanoma cell derived by ion abrasion scanning electron micr
Israeli-German discovery could help cure deadly skin cancer
JTA / Posted 2 days ago
3-D structure of a melanoma cell derived by ion abrasion scanning electron microscopy (Sriram Subramaniam/National Cancer Institute/Wikimedia Commons) (JTA) — A new discovery by Israeli and German researchers could be the key to stop the spread... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Israel’s New Soul StirrersWhile the vast majority of Israelis are secular, one would never know it from t
Israel’s New Soul Stirrers
The Jewish Week / Posted 2 days ago
While the vast majority of Israelis are secular, one would never know it from the rock and pop songs that are dominating the country’s music scene these days — tunes that are filled with religious references, efforts to connect with divine energies... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Delphi, Mobileye team up for Level 4 self-driving techcollaborate on a broader system that should enable vehicles to achieve full, or
Delphi, Mobileye team up for Level 4 self-driving tech
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
collaborate on a broader system that should enable vehicles to achieve full, or Level 4, autonomy by 2019. Mobileye is the Israeli-based developer of computer vision systems, mapping and machine learning algorithms. Delphi, with a large technical... Read more
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The Forward
Why Yiddish Is Gaining Traction in Secular Householdsthanks to his love of klezmer music, he began to learn Yiddish in earnest durin
Why Yiddish Is Gaining Traction in Secular Households
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
thanks to his love of klezmer music, he began to learn Yiddish in earnest during an intensive program hosted by the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research — coincidentally, at the same time as the woman he would marry. Richmond is now the cantor at... Read more
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Aljazeera
Israeli museum transfer sets 'dangerous precedent'from the museum's premises in East Jerusalem to a new location in West Jerusale
Israeli museum transfer sets 'dangerous precedent'
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
from the museum's premises in East Jerusalem to a new location in West Jerusalem, a decision sanctioned last month by an Israeli court. Activists and archaeologists are worried that this could create a dangerous precedent and allow for more... Read more
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JTA
How Israeli women are gaining in the fight for Jewish divorceAgency for Israel. “As the old guard are replaced, many of the new appointment
How Israeli women are gaining in the fight for Jewish divorce
JTA / Posted 3 days ago
Agency for Israel. “As the old guard are replaced, many of the new appointments are much more in touch with the reality of Israeli society and the standing of women within Israeli society as a whole and within Jewish law specifically,” she... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Poll shows most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peaceJERUSALEM (AP) — A slim majority of both Israelis and Palestinians still favor
Poll shows most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — A slim majority of both Israelis and Palestinians still favor a peace settlement with a Palestinian state alongside Israel, a new poll showed Monday as Israeli authorities confirmed granting permission to plan the expansion of an... Read more
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JTA
Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose realistic peace plan, poll findsPalestinian protesters holding Palestinian flags as they argue with Israeli tro
Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose realistic peace plan, poll finds
JTA / Posted 3 days ago
Palestinian protesters holding Palestinian flags as they argue with Israeli troops during a protest in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails, in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, Aug. 12, 2016. (Flash90) JERUSALEM (JTA) —... Read more
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Boston Herald
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peaceJERUSALEM — A slim majority of both Israelis and Palestinians still favor a pea
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM — A slim majority of both Israelis and Palestinians still favor a peace settlement with a Palestinian state alongside Israel, a new poll showed Monday as Israeli authorities confirmed granting permission to plan the expansion of an Israeli... Read more
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The Forward
A New Poll Shows The Two State Solution Isn’t DeadA joint Israeli-Palestinian poll has found that a small majority of Israelis an
A New Poll Shows The Two State Solution Isn’t Dead
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
A joint Israeli-Palestinian poll has found that a small majority of Israelis and Palestinians still believe in a two-state solution that would end Israel’s military occupation and create an independent Palestinian state. The poll, conducted by the... Read more
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The Forward
Meet Lior Ron, the Israeli Tech Guru at the Center of the Self-Driving Revolutionas part of Uber, the startup will be a major player in the race to get autonomo
Meet Lior Ron, the Israeli Tech Guru at the Center of the Self-Driving Revolution
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
as part of Uber, the startup will be a major player in the race to get autonomous vehicles on the road. A Technion-Israel Institute of Technology graduate, Ron was chief technology officer of Israeli army intelligence from 1997 to 2004, according... Read more
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The Forward
Most Israelis and Palestinians Oppose Realistic Peace Deal: PollJERUSALEM (JTA) — Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose the kind of peace deal
Most Israelis and Palestinians Oppose Realistic Peace Deal: Poll
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose the kind of peace deal that has been under negotiation in the past, a new poll found. When presented with a permanent status agreement based on previous Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, nearly... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peaceA new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim ma
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim majority on both sides still favor a peace settlement establishing a Palestinian state alongside Israel, despite years of conflict and deadlock in negotiations. The results... Read more
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JTA
Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose realistic peace deal deal, poll findsJERUSALEM (JTA) — Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose the kind of peace deal
Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose realistic peace deal deal, poll finds
JTA / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose the kind of peace deal that has been under negotiation in the past, a new poll found. When presented with a permanent status agreement based on previous Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, nearly... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peaceA new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim ma
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim majority on both sides still favor a peace settlement establishing a Palestinian state alongside Israel, despite years of conflict and deadlock in negotiations. The results... Read more
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Daily Herald
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peaceJERUSALEM -- A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found t
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM -- A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim majority on both sides still favor a peace settlement establishing a Palestinian state alongside Israel, despite years of conflict and deadlock in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peaceJERUSALEM (AP) - A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday fou
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM (AP) - A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim majority on both sides still favor a peace settlement establishing a Palestinian state alongside Israel, despite years of conflict and deadlock in... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peaceJERUSALEM (AP) - A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday fou
Poll shows that most Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM (AP) - A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim majority on both sides still favor a peace settlement establishing a Palestinian state alongside Israel, despite years of conflict and deadlock in... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY- To: “Bogy” Yaalon; cc: Dore Gold; Re: Israel’s Security Imperativeswhole gamut of issues of disagreement I have with him but rather focus on one c
INTO THE FRAY- To: “Bogy” Yaalon; cc: Dore Gold; Re: Israel’s Security Imperatives
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
whole gamut of issues of disagreement I have with him but rather focus on one cardinal point, regarding which he owes the Israeli public clarification and the removal of any ambiguity or internal contradictions in his positions concerning... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Students Fight Back Against Political Correctness - The Rise Of "Cultural Libertarianism"infantilizes students by no- platforming politicians like Boris Johnson, condon
Students Fight Back Against Political Correctness - The Rise Of "Cultural Libertarianism"
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
infantilizes students by no- platforming politicians like Boris Johnson, condones the harassment of those who support the Israeli state, and perpetuates the idea that safe spaces are necessary. I will continue to make my voice heard. As a... Read more
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J Weekly
Jerusalem group’s first priority: Build a third temple“It’s time to build” — a new tagline being employed by the Temple Institute — e
Jerusalem group’s first priority: Build a third temple
J Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
“It’s time to build” — a new tagline being employed by the Temple Institute — encapsulates the group’s controversial mission to rally Jews to reconstruct the Temple that was the heart of their religion until its destruction 2,000 years ago. Over... Read more
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J Weekly
startup nations | Israeli companies hitting a homer in sports tech worldthe $60-billion-a-year industry include wearables, virtual reality and live str
startup nations | Israeli companies hitting a homer in sports tech world
J Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
the $60-billion-a-year industry include wearables, virtual reality and live streaming. Of course, it’s no surprise that Israeli companies are in the game, seeking a piece of the action. Last month I mentioned Intel’s acquisition of the Israeli... Read more
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J Weekly
Trump courts swing-state voters living in Israela campaign appealing specifically to U.S. voters living in Israel, notably thos
Trump courts swing-state voters living in Israel
J Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
a campaign appealing specifically to U.S. voters living in Israel, notably those from swing states. Under the slogan “The Israeli Interest,” Republicans Overseas Israel launched a website and a Facebook page before heading out with banners to... Read more
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Island Packet
If the NSA can be hacked, is anything safe?wrote in a blog post on the website of the Council on Foreign Relations this mo
If the NSA can be hacked, is anything safe?
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
wrote in a blog post on the website of the Council on Foreign Relations this month. Lior Div, a former member of the Israeli military’s elite cyber security Unit 8200, knows a thing or two about cyber’s dark side. Let your imagination run... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
If the NSA can be hacked, is anything safe?wrote in a blog post on the website of the Council on Foreign Relations this mo
If the NSA can be hacked, is anything safe?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
wrote in a blog post on the website of the Council on Foreign Relations this month. Lior Div, a former member of the Israeli military’s elite cyber security Unit 8200, knows a thing or two about cyber’s dark side. Let your imagination run... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Animators Win Prestigious Award in New YorkPromo Photo for the Israeli Animation Film “Scapegoat”Photo Credit: Bezalel PR.
Israeli Animators Win Prestigious Award in New York
The Jewish Press / Posted 7 days ago
Promo Photo for the Israeli Animation Film “Scapegoat”Photo Credit: Bezalel PR. By Ilana Messika/TPS New York (TPS) – Two Israeli animators won an international award on Monday after their film was selected as one of the best featured at Animation... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
How Israel finds its drinking waterwater needs for about $300 to $500 a year. Israel has two world-renowned agric
How Israel finds its drinking water
Chatham Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
water needs for about $300 to $500 a year. Israel has two world-renowned agricultural research facilities. The Volcani Institute is the main agri centre and the key brainchild for anything related to Israeli agriculture. The Arava Institute... Read more
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DW
Star of 1972 Olympics, Ecker-Rosendahl: 'Glad I'm not competing today' |and field had gripped me. How did you experience the hostage drama at the '72
Star of 1972 Olympics, Ecker-Rosendahl: 'Glad I'm not competing today' |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
and field had gripped me. How did you experience the hostage drama at the '72 Olympics? I could see the house of the Israeli team from my high-rise in the Olympic village. It was very strange. At first we had no idea what was going on. Back... Read more
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Christian Today
Synagogue discovered from Jesus' time confirms accuracy of New Testament, says archaeologistThe ruins of an Israeli synagogue allegedly confirms New Testament portrayals o
Synagogue discovered from Jesus' time confirms accuracy of New Testament, says archaeologist
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
The ruins of an Israeli synagogue allegedly confirms New Testament portrayals of Jesus' life as accurate. The discovery at the Tel Rechesh site near Mount Tabor in lower Galilee was made in a temple dating back to the first century, shortly after... Read more
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Newsmax
Stephen Hawking Is Right About Black Holes, Experiment Showsis right: Black holes may emit small bits of glowing radiation that will eventu
Stephen Hawking Is Right About Black Holes, Experiment Shows
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
is right: Black holes may emit small bits of glowing radiation that will eventually lead to their destruction, says an Israeli scientist who built his own artificial black hole and claims to have seen the glow. Jeff Steinhauer, of the... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Is Israel-California partnership paying dividends? | Californiaby Justin Short, Office of the Governor California Gov. Jerry Brown had some c
Is Israel-California partnership paying dividends? | California
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
by Justin Short, Office of the Governor California Gov. Jerry Brown had some choice words for Glenn Yago. The Milken Institute, the Santa Monica-based think tank that employs Yago, has provided a good deal of citizen muscle behind a March... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
5 Takeaways From Huma Abedin Profile in Voguemuch like Hillary did with Bill Clinton. 3. Her Muslim faith is very important
5 Takeaways From Huma Abedin Profile in Vogue
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
much like Hillary did with Bill Clinton. 3. Her Muslim faith is very important to her The 2000 Camp David summit between Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was “fascinating” to Abedin because she got to speak... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New chef brings drive to Reluctant Panther kitchenwanted to be able to execute my own menu and values." Rocklin grew up in Israe
New chef brings drive to Reluctant Panther kitchen
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
wanted to be able to execute my own menu and values." Rocklin grew up in Israel and came to the U.S. after serving in the Israeli navy, where she rose to the rank of sergeant at taught weaponry. She attended the New England Culinary Institute in... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY: The New “Nuts”—Jeffrey Goldberg, the Jerusalem Post & the Question of Sanityalmost a quarter century ago-by one, Martin Sherman I think I’m getting ready
INTO THE FRAY: The New “Nuts”—Jeffrey Goldberg, the Jerusalem Post & the Question of Sanity
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
almost a quarter century ago-by one, Martin Sherman I think I’m getting ready to leave Ha’aretz … [its] cartoonish anti-Israelism and anti-Semitism can be grating. I find the @TimesofIsrael to be very reliable. Ha’aretz has some good reporters.... Read more
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The Jewish Press
For First Time, State Department Accuses Palestinian Authority Of Promoting Anti-SemitismJerusalem.” Previously, U.S. officials had labeled the PA denial of Jewish tie
For First Time, State Department Accuses Palestinian Authority Of Promoting Anti-Semitism
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
Jerusalem.” Previously, U.S. officials had labeled the PA denial of Jewish ties to Jerusalem as “material criticizing the Israeli occupation,” but stopped short of calling it anti-Semitism. Arab media channels that carried the anti-Semitic content... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Hamas: Vote for Us or Burn in Hellthe last election for the Palestinian Legislative Council, which took place in
Hamas: Vote for Us or Burn in Hell
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
the last election for the Palestinian Legislative Council, which took place in 2006. {Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} It is election season in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Palestinians are preparing to cast their votes in... Read more
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DW
Poland moves to make it illegal to say 'Polish death camps' |for the Holocaust, the new government is breaking new ground in criminalizing t
Poland moves to make it illegal to say 'Polish death camps' |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
for the Holocaust, the new government is breaking new ground in criminalizing the issue. A participant draped in the Israeli national flag walks on the railway tracks, during the 'March of the Living' from the former German Nazi death camp... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Clinton Presidency Will Be A Disaster For The CaribbeanAmerican States (OAS). Mrs Clinton was also well aware that the Honduran milit
A Clinton Presidency Will Be A Disaster For The Caribbean
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
American States (OAS). Mrs Clinton was also well aware that the Honduran military, with the knowledge of US military and Israeli security advisers, planned to assassinate three Latin American presidents traveling in a second airplane accompanying... Read more
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The Christian Post
Archaeological Discovery: First Century Synagogue Confirms New Testament Accounts of Jesus ChristTemple period, which ended in AD 79 when the Romans attacked Jerusalem. Motti
Archaeological Discovery: First Century Synagogue Confirms New Testament Accounts of Jesus Christ
The Christian Post / Posted 9 days ago
Temple period, which ended in AD 79 when the Romans attacked Jerusalem. Motti Aviam, a senior researcher at the Kinneret Institute for Galilean Archaeology at the Kinneret College on the Sea of Galilee, explained in a statement the significance... Read more
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The Tyee
Proportional Representation Empowers the Extreme and Bizarre“Israeli politics is characterized by short-term coalitions in which big partie
Proportional Representation Empowers the Extreme and Bizarre
The Tyee / Posted 9 days ago
“Israeli politics is characterized by short-term coalitions in which big parties make concessions to smaller parties in exchange for their participation.” -- Dylan Mathews, the Washington Post How would you like an anti-immigrant, racist,... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Hacked George Soros documents detail plans to fight Israel’s ‘racist’ policiesby the hedge fund billionaire and philanthropist, gave nearly $10 million since
Hacked George Soros documents detail plans to fight Israel’s ‘racist’ policies
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
by the hedge fund billionaire and philanthropist, gave nearly $10 million since 2001 to groups advancing the rights of Arab Israelis, with an emphasis in recent years on countering what one document says are Israel’s “restrictive measures” against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bolaji Akinyemi and the Black Bombwhen I was ambassador to Brazil. Before then, we had worked together when I was
Bolaji Akinyemi and the Black Bomb
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
when I was ambassador to Brazil. Before then, we had worked together when I was in the cabinet office, restructuring the Institute of International Affairs and setting up the Institute of Strategic Studies. Our vision of that latter institute has... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Israel's Curriculum Debate Hits At Charedi ‘Core’would have required state-funded charedi schools to teach secular subjects for
Israel's Curriculum Debate Hits At Charedi ‘Core’
The Jewish Week / Posted 9 days ago
would have required state-funded charedi schools to teach secular subjects for 10 to 11 hours per week starting in 2018. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised to support the repeal the core curriculum law in return for ultra-Orthodox... Read more
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