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International Business Times
Iran: 'Death to America 2015' graffiti on wall of former US Embassy erasedIranian state media has reported that a handful of Iranian men have painted ove
Iran: 'Death to America 2015' graffiti on wall of former US Embassy erased
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Iranian state media has reported that a handful of Iranian men have painted over anti-American graffiti on the wall of the former US Embassy in Tehran. Iran and several world powers reached a historic nuclear deal in July that may signal a thawing of... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some visitors to the former Nazi camp(Sept. 1, 2015)– When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprink
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some visitors to the former Nazi camp
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 9 hours ago
(Sept. 1, 2015)– When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot... Read more
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Newser
ISIS Thinks Modern-Day Banking Is 'Satanic,' So It Just Rolled Out Its Own Currency– Fed up with what it describes as the "satanic conception of banks," ISIS says
ISIS Thinks Modern-Day Banking Is 'Satanic,' So It Just Rolled Out Its Own Currency
Newser / Posted 11 hours ago
– Fed up with what it describes as the "satanic conception of banks," ISIS says it's releasing its own new currency, and it's put out a nearly one-hour-long video to explain it, the Jerusalem Post reports. The video released by the group's media arm... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrageThe former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in mod
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrage
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
The former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in modern day Poland, is a tourist attraction reminding millions of the atrocities of those imprisoned and slaughtered there during World War II. A great many of those... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrageThe former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in mod
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrage
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 11 hours ago
The former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in modern day Poland, is a tourist attraction reminding millions of the atrocities of those imprisoned and slaughtered there during World War II. A great many of those... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrageThe former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in mod
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrage
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 hours ago
The former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in modern day Poland, is a tourist attraction reminding millions of the atrocities of those imprisoned and slaughtered there during World War II. A great many of those... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrageThe former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in mod
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrage
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 11 hours ago
The former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in modern day Poland, is a tourist attraction reminding millions of the atrocities of those imprisoned and slaughtered there during World War II. A great many of those... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrageThe former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in mod
Cooling mist sprayers at Auschwitz causing outrage
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 hours ago
The former Nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz, Nazi Germany, currently in modern day Poland, is a tourist attraction reminding millions of the atrocities of those imprisoned and slaughtered there during World War II. A great many of those... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some tourists; museum defends installing themThe infamous German inscription that reads “Work Makes Free” at the main gate o
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some tourists; museum defends installing them
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 12 hours ago
The infamous German inscription that reads “Work Makes Free” at the main gate of the Auschwitz I extermination camp.(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) OŚWIĘCIM, Poland — When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Tourists Offended by 'Showers' at Auschwitz Memorial Entrance(USA Today) -- Tourists who recently visited the Auschwitz concentration camp i
Tourists Offended by 'Showers' at Auschwitz Memorial Entrance
KCEN-TV / Posted 16 hours ago
(USA Today) -- Tourists who recently visited the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland were shocked by misting sprinklers that evoked memories of Nazi-era gas chambers disguised as showers. Israeli media reported that Israeli tourists felt like the... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Auschwitz ‘Showers’ For Tourists Cool Off Some, Offend OthersOf all the places on Earth, where would one least expect to see a new shower of
Auschwitz ‘Showers’ For Tourists Cool Off Some, Offend Others
The Jewish Week / Posted 16 hours ago
Of all the places on Earth, where would one least expect to see a new shower of any kind installed – even one that just mists overheated visitors? The Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp has to be on the short list. But that was what tourists saw... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Tourists offended by 'showers' at Auschwitz memorial entranceTourists who recently visited the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland were s
Tourists offended by 'showers' at Auschwitz memorial entrance
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
Tourists who recently visited the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland were shocked by misting sprinklers that evoked memories of Nazi-era gas chambers disguised as showers. Israeli media reported that Israeli tourists felt like the shower-like... Read more
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metro
Anger as Auschwitz installs showers 'like gas chambers'Anger as Auschwitz installs showers ‘like gas chambers’ for visitors Showers h
Anger as Auschwitz installs showers 'like gas chambers'
metro / Posted 19 hours ago
Anger as Auschwitz installs showers ‘like gas chambers’ for visitors Showers have been installed at Auschwitz that look horrifyingly similar to the gas chambers. Visitors were shocked to find the showers, which spray a fine mist of water, outside... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Auschwitz Summer Cooling 'Showers' Anger VisitorsDuring World War II, victims were murdered in gas chambers that they had been t
Auschwitz Summer Cooling 'Showers' Anger Visitors
The Huffington Post / Posted 21 hours ago
During World War II, victims were murdered in gas chambers that they had been told were showers. "As soon as I got off the bus I walked into the shower contraption," Meyer Bolka, an Israeli visiting the museum, told Ynetnews. "I was in shock. It was... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some visitors to the former Nazi campWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some visitors to the former Nazi camp
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 21 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 22 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 22 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KY3 Springfield / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
Local 10 Miami / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KSPR Springfield / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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News 8000
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
News 8000 / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KTXS Abilene / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KECI Missoula / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 23 hours ago
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors | News - Home Visitors liken misting stations to infamous Nazi 'showers' Whe
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
| News - Home Visitors liken misting stations to infamous Nazi 'showers' When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KTUU Anchorage / Posted yesterday
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some visitors to the former Nazi campOSWIECIM, Poland — When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed spri
Auschwitz 'showers' offend some visitors to the former Nazi camp
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
OSWIECIM, Poland — When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitorsWhen the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the
Auschwitz misting stations offend some visitors
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
When the management at the Auschwitz Memorial installed sprinklers outside the former Nazi concentration camp in Poland, they thought they would create some cool comfort for visitors. Instead, it sparked a red-hot controversy. Offended Jewish... Read more
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News.com.au
Outrage after Auschwitz installs ‘mist’ showersTravel Updates The installation of mist showers at Auschwitz has some people
Outrage after Auschwitz installs ‘mist’ showers
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Travel Updates The installation of mist showers at Auschwitz has some people outraged. Picture: XiquinhosilvaSource: Flickr THE installation of showers at the Auschwitz concentration camp has sparked... Read more
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World Tribune
How should Israel proceed in forging an alliance with Saudi Arabia? Answer: With a regime like that, very carefully. While the world’s attention
How should Israel proceed in forging an alliance with Saudi Arabia?
World Tribune / Posted yesterday
Answer: With a regime like that, very carefully. While the world’s attention has been focused on the six-power agreement with Iran, collateral fallout has been taking place, both... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Will dueling op-eds turn into dueling lawsuits?A war of words between one of the country’s leading Israel-related organization
Will dueling op-eds turn into dueling lawsuits?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
A war of words between one of the country’s leading Israel-related organizations, the New Israel Fund (NIF), and Ronn Torossian, a scrappy public relations man who has been campaigning against the organization for the better part of a year, is now on... Read more
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JTA
Auschwitz ‘showers’ for tourists cool off some, offend othersMist showers outside the Auschwitz memorial museum were meant to cool visitors,
Auschwitz ‘showers’ for tourists cool off some, offend others
JTA / Posted yesterday
Mist showers outside the Auschwitz memorial museum were meant to cool visitors, not heat them up. (Facebook) Out of all places on planet Earth, where is one of the last locations many would expect to see a shower of any kind – even one that just... Read more
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Mashable
Auschwitz mist showers anger visitorsWhat's This?Visitors posted images of the cooling stations at Auschwitz on Sund
Auschwitz mist showers anger visitors
Mashable / Posted yesterday
What's This?Visitors posted images of the cooling stations at Auschwitz on Sunday. The visitor center at the Auschwitz concentration camp is being criticized by visitors who were shocked to see showers set up outside of the Polish site over the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Gay Iranian refugee gets new start in Bay AreaDANVILLE -- Mohamad knew too well the risks of being a gay man in Iran. Physica
Gay Iranian refugee gets new start in Bay Area
Inside Bay Area / Posted yesterday
DANVILLE -- Mohamad knew too well the risks of being a gay man in Iran. Physical abuse? Yes, he had friends who had been beaten by police. Imprisoned? Yep, people he knew were thrown in jail for months because of their sexual orientation. Execution?... Read more
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The Hindu
ISIS claims to start new currency by minting of coinsIn a documentary-style video, the group presented its new currency, claiming to
ISIS claims to start new currency by minting of coins
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
In a documentary-style video, the group presented its new currency, claiming to circulate its own gold coins. The Islamic State militant group has claimed to have started its own currency by minting coins and described the move as a “second blow” to... Read more
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Business Standard India
ISIS claims start of new currency by minting of coinsSays move is a "second blow" to US after 9/11, releases video showing smelting
ISIS claims start of new currency by minting of coins
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Says move is a "second blow" to US after 9/11, releases video showing smelting of gold, silver and copper coinsThe Islamic State militant group has claimed to have started its own currency by... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israel National ‘American Football’ Team Competing in 1st Official Game in EuropeIsrael Football Game in Jerusalem; Alex Swieca, Quarterback Tonight, Sunday Au
Israel National ‘American Football’ Team Competing in 1st Official Game in Europe
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
Israel Football Game in Jerusalem; Alex Swieca, Quarterback Tonight, Sunday August 30th, Israel’s National American Football Team will be competing in Alcoran, Spain in their first ever official International game. If Israel’s National Team wins,... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Gay Iranian refugee gets new start in Bay AreaDANVILLE -- Mohamad knew too well the risks of being a gay man in Iran. Physica
Gay Iranian refugee gets new start in Bay Area
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
DANVILLE -- Mohamad knew too well the risks of being a gay man in Iran. Physical abuse? Yes, he had friends who had been beaten by police. Imprisoned? Yep, people he knew were thrown in jail for months because of their sexual orientation. Execution?... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Natalie Portman should be commended, not criticizedOscar-winning actress Natalie Portman clearly hit a nerve when, in a recent int
Natalie Portman should be commended, not criticized
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman clearly hit a nerve when, in a recent interview with the British newspaper, The Independent, she questioned the validity of the type of Holocaust education she had received growing up. “I think a really big... Read more
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J Weekly
opinions | Netanyahu’s U.N. choice ‘is an expression of contempt’Benjamin Netanyahu sent a bitter political rival into exile and in the process
opinions | Netanyahu’s U.N. choice ‘is an expression of contempt’
J Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu sent a bitter political rival into exile and in the process he may have both chosen a future successor and added yet another layer to Israel’s international isolation. In the short term, the prime minister removed an irritant from... Read more
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J Weekly
Hamas says it has captured an Israeli spy-dolphinForget the Iron Dome defense system and the rest of Israel's formidable militar
Hamas says it has captured an Israeli spy-dolphin
J Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
Forget the Iron Dome defense system and the rest of Israel's formidable military - Hamas is worried about Israeli spy-dolphins. photo/jta-wikimedia commons The Palestinian daily Al-Quds reported this week that Hamas captured a dolphin outfitted... Read more
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