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The Jewish Press
Abbas Supports Russia’s Airstrikes in SyriaPalestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has voiced his strong support for
Abbas Supports Russia’s Airstrikes in Syria
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 hours ago
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has voiced his strong support for Russia’s airstrikes in Syria, Russia’s Federation Council speaker Valentina Matviyenko said on Friday. At the meeting on Thursday, Abbas “unambiguously and firmly... Read more
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The Age
When peace isn't part of the equation''This is our heartland and our homeland'' … interpreter Ruchie Avital. Photo:
When peace isn't part of the equation
The Age / Posted 22 hours ago
''This is our heartland and our homeland'' … interpreter Ruchie Avital. Photo: Ruth Pollard It is just hours before Shabbat - the holy Jewish day of rest that begins a few minutes before sunset each Friday - and Ruchie Avital and her husband Yishay... Read more
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Canberra Times
When peace isn't part of the equation''This is our heartland and our homeland'' … interpreter Ruchie Avital. Photo:
When peace isn't part of the equation
Canberra Times / Posted 22 hours ago
''This is our heartland and our homeland'' … interpreter Ruchie Avital. Photo: Ruth Pollard It is just hours before Shabbat - the holy Jewish day of rest that begins a few minutes before sunset each Friday - and Ruchie Avital and her husband Yishay... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu, Edelstein, to File Complaints with Ethics Committee Against Arab MKsIn what will be an unprecedented measure, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and
Netanyahu, Edelstein, to File Complaints with Ethics Committee Against Arab MKs
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
In what will be an unprecedented measure, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein on Thursday night decided to file personal complaints with the Knesset Ethics Committee against Israeli-Arab MKs Hanin Zoabi, Jamal Zahalka... Read more
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J Weekly
Evacuated Gaza settlements get statue in KnessetThe Knesset has dedicated a statue commemorating the Jewish communities evacuat
Evacuated Gaza settlements get statue in Knesset
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
The Knesset has dedicated a statue commemorating the Jewish communities evacuated from Gush Katif in Gaza in 2005. Some 8,000 Israelis were evacuated from 21 settlements in Gush Katif and from four West Bank settlements under the unilateral... Read more
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Salon.com
Anger at Arab Israeli MPs who met relatives of attackersJERUSALEM (AP) — Steps should be taken against three Arab members of Israel’s p
Anger at Arab Israeli MPs who met relatives of attackers
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Steps should be taken against three Arab members of Israel’s parliament who met this week with families of Palestinians who committed deadly attacks against civilians and security personnel, Israel’s prime minister said... Read more
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ABC News
Anger at Arab Israeli MPs Who Met Relatives of AttackersSteps should be taken against three Arab members of Israel's parliament who met
Anger at Arab Israeli MPs Who Met Relatives of Attackers
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Steps should be taken against three Arab members of Israel's parliament who met this week with families of Palestinians who committed deadly attacks against civilians and security personnel, Israel's prime minister said Thursday. Israeli media... Read more
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J Weekly
editorial | One Kotel for one people — as it should beThe Israeli government’s approval this week of a plan to construct an egalitari
editorial | One Kotel for one people — as it should be
J Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
The Israeli government’s approval this week of a plan to construct an egalitarian section for prayer at the Kotel, Jerusalem’s Western Wall, is a welcome move toward fairness and Jewish unity. This historic compromise comes after years of... Read more
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The Forward
Bibi Furious That Arab-Israeli Lawmakers Met With Palestinian Attackers' FamiliesJERUSALEM — Three Arab-Israeli lawmakers who met with the families of Palestini
Bibi Furious That Arab-Israeli Lawmakers Met With Palestinian Attackers' Families
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
JERUSALEM — Three Arab-Israeli lawmakers who met with the families of Palestinians who killed or attempted to kill Israelis could be facing Knesset sanctions. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has asked Knesset officials what steps can be... Read more
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The Forward
Sephardic Leader Calls Western Wall Deal ‘Horrible’ — Compares Reform Jews to DogsJERUSALEM — A former head of the Shas Sephardic Orthodox party slammed the Isra
Sephardic Leader Calls Western Wall Deal ‘Horrible’ — Compares Reform Jews to Dogs
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
JERUSALEM — A former head of the Shas Sephardic Orthodox party slammed the Israeli Cabinet’s approval to expand the egalitarian section of the Western Wall, joining several politicians who have ridiculed the deal and liberal movements of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu Asking Knesset Speaker for Sanctions Against Pro-Terrorist Arab MKs(L-R) Arab MKs Basel Ghattas, Hanin Zoabi and Jamal Zahalka. Photo Credit: Yona
Netanyahu Asking Knesset Speaker for Sanctions Against Pro-Terrorist Arab MKs
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
(L-R) Arab MKs Basel Ghattas, Hanin Zoabi and Jamal Zahalka. Photo Credit: Yonatan Sindel/Flash90 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday evening said that “Knesset members who visit and comfort the families of terrorists who murdered Israelis... Read more
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J Weekly
Beyond prayer, we must respond to the cries of the vulnerableMishpatim Exodus 21:1-24:18 Jeremiah 34:8-22 & 33:25-26 According to Sefer H
Beyond prayer, we must respond to the cries of the vulnerable
J Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Mishpatim Exodus 21:1-24:18 Jeremiah 34:8-22 & 33:25-26 According to Sefer Hachinuch, the Spanish medieval rabbinic work that systematically enumerates the Torah’s commandments as they appear in each Torah portion, Mishpatim contains 53... Read more
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The Forward
Ultra-Orthodox Ex-Shas Chief Calls Western Wall Deal a ‘Horrible Disaster’JERUSALEM — A former head of the Shas Sephardic Orthodox party slammed the Isra
Ultra-Orthodox Ex-Shas Chief Calls Western Wall Deal a ‘Horrible Disaster’
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
JERUSALEM — A former head of the Shas Sephardic Orthodox party slammed the Israeli Cabinet’s approval to expand the egalitarian section of the Western Wall, joining several politicians who have ridiculed the deal and liberal movements of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Ultra-Orthodox MK Bill Ends Action Against Tax Debtors before HolidaysMK Rabbi Israel Eichler (UTJ) on Sunday will introduce a bill prohibiting execu
Ultra-Orthodox MK Bill Ends Action Against Tax Debtors before Holidays
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
MK Rabbi Israel Eichler (UTJ) on Sunday will introduce a bill prohibiting execution procedures against debtors before the Jewish holidays. The bill seeks to delay proceedings of the Execution Office to collect taxes three days before each... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
MSW v. the Catholic LeftYesterday, I wrote about the dispute between Cathleen Kaveny at Commonweal and
MSW v. the Catholic Left
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Yesterday, I wrote about the dispute between Cathleen Kaveny at Commonweal and her critics at First Things and elsewhere. At issue in that dispute, essentially, was the degree to which the late Richard John Neuhaus, who founded First Things, and his... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Knesset Subcommittee Chair: Can’t Fight BDS with $3.5 MillionMichael Oren, Dec. 16, 2013.Photo Credit: Gideon Markowicz / Flash 90 Foreign
Knesset Subcommittee Chair: Can’t Fight BDS with $3.5 Million
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
Michael Oren, Dec. 16, 2013.Photo Credit: Gideon Markowicz / Flash 90 Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee’s Subcommittee for Foreign Policy Chairman and former Israeli ambassador to the US MK Michael Oren (Kulanu) said on Wednesday, “You cannot... Read more
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JTA
Kotel compromise shows Israelis know they need American JewsTaglit-Birthright Israel participants visiting the Western Wall in Jerusalem, A
Kotel compromise shows Israelis know they need American Jews
JTA / Posted 2 days ago
Taglit-Birthright Israel participants visiting the Western Wall in Jerusalem, Aug. 18, 2014. (Flash 90) (JTA) — The relationship between Israel and American Jews is a complicated mix of good news and bad news, and this week’s government compromise... Read more
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The Jewish Press
‘Russia & Israel Partners Against Holocaust Denial’Russian officials gathered to commemorate the victory of the Red Army over Nazi
‘Russia & Israel Partners Against Holocaust Denial’
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
Russian officials gathered to commemorate the victory of the Red Army over Nazi Germany at a monument in Netanya.Photo Credit: courtesy / TPS by Jonathan Benedek Russia and Israel are partners in the struggle against Holocaust denial, says... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox WomenJerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, gov
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox Women
The Jewish Week / Posted 3 days ago
Jerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, government-funded Western Wall prayer section for mixed-gender prayer and women who want to read from the Torah has gratified non-Orthodox Jews seeking government... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Ultra-Orthodox MK: Media Cameras Are Like Speeding VehiclesMK Rabbi Israel Eichler (UTJ) said at a Knesset committee discussion of the rol
Ultra-Orthodox MK: Media Cameras Are Like Speeding Vehicles
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
MK Rabbi Israel Eichler (UTJ) said at a Knesset committee discussion of the role of journalists in Judea and Samaria that “the media cameras are like a speeding vehicle.” “Each and every picture has a tremendous impact on the results of the war... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Netanyahu raps statements by gov’t ministers, lawmakers attacking liberal JewsMembers of the Women of the Wall organization praying just outside the Western
Netanyahu raps statements by gov’t ministers, lawmakers attacking liberal Jews
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
Members of the Women of the Wall organization praying just outside the Western Wall in Jerusalem, Dec. 14, 2012. Photo by Dan Balilty via JTA Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed statements by government ministers and lawmakers... Read more
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The Jewish Week
After Historic Deal At Kotel, Next Steps Seen As ElusiveThe Israeli government’s decision Sunday to approve a compromise expanding the
After Historic Deal At Kotel, Next Steps Seen As Elusive
The Jewish Week / Posted 3 days ago
The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to approve a compromise expanding the egalitarian prayer section of the Western Wall is being hailed as a historic moment by leaders of the Reform and Conservative movements. The compromise emerged after a... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox WomenJerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, gov
Prayer Deal Opens Rift Among Orthodox Women
The Jewish Week / Posted 3 days ago
Jerusalem — The Israeli government’s decision Sunday to create an official, government-funded Western Wall prayer section for mixed-gender prayer and women who want to read from the Torah has gratified non-Orthodox Jews seeking government... Read more
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The Forward
Bibi Rejects Criticism of Chelsea Clinton's Mixed Marriage and Reform JewsJERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu firmly rejected statement
Bibi Rejects Criticism of Chelsea Clinton's Mixed Marriage and Reform Jews
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu firmly rejected statements by government ministers and members of the Knesset in the wake of this week’s approval of an egalitarian section at the Western Wall. “I reject the recent disparaging... Read more
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The Forward
Bibi Rejects Criticism of Reform Jews — and Chelsea Clinton's Mixed MarriageJERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu firmly rejected statement
Bibi Rejects Criticism of Reform Jews — and Chelsea Clinton's Mixed Marriage
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu firmly rejected statements by government ministers and members of the Knesset in the wake of this week’s approval of an egalitarian section at the Western Wall. “I reject the recent disparaging... Read more
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The Jewish Press
New Knesset Law Recognizes Paramedical Degrees Obtained AbroadThe Knesset plenum on Tuesday evening approved an amendment to a law on health
New Knesset Law Recognizes Paramedical Degrees Obtained Abroad
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
The Knesset plenum on Tuesday evening approved an amendment to a law on health professions which determines that paramedical professionals who were certified in a country where their job does not require an academic degree can convert their... Read more
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International Business Times
Firing Zone 918: Israel bulldozes 23 homes in West Bank leaving 110 people homeless More than 110 people have been made homeless after Israeli bulldozers moved int
Firing Zone 918: Israel bulldozes 23 homes in West Bank leaving 110 people homeless
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
More than 110 people have been made homeless after Israeli bulldozers moved into two poor West Bank villages and destroyed 23 homes. The decision to raze the homes located in the Palestinian communities of Khirbet Jenbah and Khirbet al-Halawah in the... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Kotel compromise shows Israelis know they need American JewsThe relationship between Israel and American Jews is a complicated mix of good
Kotel compromise shows Israelis know they need American Jews
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
The relationship between Israel and American Jews is a complicated mix of good news and bad news, and this week’s government compromise on the Western Wall, or Kotel, is a case in point: It’s a step forward in providing access for non-Orthodox Jews,... Read more
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The Forward
Knesset Honors Extremist Gaza Settlers With StatueThe Knesset dedicated a statue commemorating the Jewish communities evacuated f
Knesset Honors Extremist Gaza Settlers With Statue
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
The Knesset dedicated a statue commemorating the Jewish communities evacuated from Gush Katif in Gaza in 2005. The statue, which is more than a foot high, and Monday evening’s ceremony were protested by Peace Now. Some 8,000 Israelis were evacuated... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Knesset Passes ‘Stop-And-Frisk’ LawThe Knesset plenum on Monday night passed a law allowing security services to s
Knesset Passes ‘Stop-And-Frisk’ Law
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
The Knesset plenum on Monday night passed a law allowing security services to stop and frisk suspicious individuals for unlicensed weapons. The law passed by 39 to 31 votes. The new law permits police officers to search anyone in a place prone to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
MK Eichler: If I Didn’t Trust God, I’d Have Fled Israel Long AgoUnited Torah Judaism MK Israel Itzhak Eichler, 61, is a tall and thin man, dres
MK Eichler: If I Didn’t Trust God, I’d Have Fled Israel Long Ago
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
United Torah Judaism MK Israel Itzhak Eichler, 61, is a tall and thin man, dressed in a Hasidic garb, bespectacled, with a well groomed, white beard and thick, long, white earlocks. An important activist in the Belz Hasidic community, he has been a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
MK Eichler: If I Didn’t Trust God, I’d Have Fled Israel Long AgoUnited Torah Judaism MK Israel Itzhak Eichler, 61, is a tall and thin man, dres
MK Eichler: If I Didn’t Trust God, I’d Have Fled Israel Long Ago
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
United Torah Judaism MK Israel Itzhak Eichler, 61, is a tall and thin man, dressed in a Hasidic garb, bespectacled, with a well groomed, white beard and thick, long, white earlocks. An important activist in the Belz Hasidic community, he has been a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Ukrainian-Born Russian House Speaker Meeting Ukrainian-Born Knesset Speaker on Visit to Israel, PAA delegation from the Russian Federation Council, headed by Speaker Valentina M
Ukrainian-Born Russian House Speaker Meeting Ukrainian-Born Knesset Speaker on Visit to Israel, PA
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
A delegation from the Russian Federation Council, headed by Speaker Valentina Matviyenko, is paying an official visit to Israel and will conduct a “working visit” to the Palestinian Authority, starting Tuesday this week, TASS reported. The Russian... Read more
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The Jewish Press
New Druze MK: There’s No Other Country for Israel’s ArabsAkram Hasson was sworn in to the Knesset on Monday, and he will begin serving a
New Druze MK: There’s No Other Country for Israel’s Arabs
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
Akram Hasson was sworn in to the Knesset on Monday, and he will begin serving as an MK on behalf of the Kulanu faction. Hasson, who served as a Kadima MK in 18th Knesset, is replacing Kulanu`s chairman, Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon, who resigned... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Defense Official: US Forking Over $100 Million for Tunnel Detection ResearchIDF soldiers in and around a Hamas terror tunnel they discovered.Photo Credit:
Israeli Defense Official: US Forking Over $100 Million for Tunnel Detection Research
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
IDF soldiers in and around a Hamas terror tunnel they discovered.Photo Credit: IDF spokesman Maj. Gen. (Res.) Amos Gilad, Director of Policy and Political-Military Affairs at Israel’s Defense Ministry, on Tuesday told Army Radio that the US... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Why the Western Wall compromise matters – and doesn’tJewish worshippers draped in prayer shawls performing the annual Priestly Bless
Why the Western Wall compromise matters – and doesn’t
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
Jewish worshippers draped in prayer shawls performing the annual Priestly Blessing during Sukkot at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel, Sept. 30, 2015. Photo by Gil Cohen/AFP/Getty Images Sunday, after decades of conflict, leaders... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Good News, Netanyahu Now Also Minister of Economy and IndustryAs of Monday, Prime Minister, Foreign Minister, Communications Minister, and Re
Good News, Netanyahu Now Also Minister of Economy and Industry
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
As of Monday, Prime Minister, Foreign Minister, Communications Minister, and Regional Cooperation Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (Likud), is also Minister of Economy and Industry, as has been approved by the Knesset in a vote of 50 to 46. The ministry,... Read more
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The Forward
Chelsea Clinton's Interfaith Marriage Bad for the Jews — Israel OfficialJERUSALEM — Israel’s tourism minister said Chelsea Clinton’s wedding to a Jewis
Chelsea Clinton's Interfaith Marriage Bad for the Jews — Israel Official
The Forward / Posted 5 days ago
JERUSALEM — Israel’s tourism minister said Chelsea Clinton’s wedding to a Jewish man, in which a rabbi officiated with a priest, shows how assimilated Reform Jews are in the United States. Yariv Levin of the Likud party made the comment Sunday... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Peace Now Complaint Against Gush Katif Memorial RejectedThe Knesset legal adviser Eyal Yinon on Monday rejected Peace Now secretary-gen
Peace Now Complaint Against Gush Katif Memorial Rejected
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
The Knesset legal adviser Eyal Yinon on Monday rejected Peace Now secretary-general Yariv Oppenheimer’s complaint against a new memorial for the uprooting of the Jews of Gush Katif at the entrance to the Knesset, NRG reported. Yinon’s response was... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Deep Freeze of LibertyThe daily news in Israel has distracted us from the icy winds that have put our
The Deep Freeze of Liberty
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
The daily news in Israel has distracted us from the icy winds that have put our liberty into deep freeze. “Why hasn’t anybody been arrested?”cried the media. “Jewish terror! Jewish terror!” And the Defense Minister felt the pressure. After all, they... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Biggest (Vote) LoserThey're both right, because we are voting against the other. I'll take Trump o
The Biggest (Vote) Loser
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
They're both right, because we are voting against the other. I'll take Trump over Comrade Sanders any day of the week, but any of them over a Clinton or a Bush. Apples and oranges...Trump was joking and playing hypothetical humor to the crowd...He... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Survey: Most Israelis Fearful of Flying Abroad, Hide Jewish IdentityBelgian Jews shop in a kosher grocery store in AntwerpPhoto Credit: Johanna Ger
Survey: Most Israelis Fearful of Flying Abroad, Hide Jewish Identity
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
Belgian Jews shop in a kosher grocery store in AntwerpPhoto Credit: Johanna Geron/FLASH90 A troubling survey conducted by the World Zionist Organization (WZO) in advance of a Sunday conference on anti-Semitism and BDS reveals that 59% of Israelis... Read more
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The Forward
Non-Orthodox, Diaspora Leaders — and Bibi — Praise Western Wall DealJERUSALEM — A chorus of non-Orthodox and Diaspora leaders praised the landmark
Non-Orthodox, Diaspora Leaders — and Bibi — Praise Western Wall Deal
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
JERUSALEM — A chorus of non-Orthodox and Diaspora leaders praised the landmark interdenominational compromise on the Western Wall. The compromise will expand the wall’s egalitarian section and place it under the authority of a pluralist committee,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Arab Anger May Be Strictly a Muslim ThingIsraeli-Arabs cast their votes at a polling station in the Arab town of Beit Sa
Israeli Arab Anger May Be Strictly a Muslim Thing
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
Israeli-Arabs cast their votes at a polling station in the Arab town of Beit Safafa.Photo Credit: Flash 90 “Israel’s Higher Arab Monitoring Committee has turned to the international community and public opinion to combat what it calls the continued... Read more
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The Forward
Non-Orthodox, Diaspora Leaders — and Netanyahu — Praise Western Wall DealJERUSALEM — A chorus of non-Orthodox and Diaspora leaders praised the landmark
Non-Orthodox, Diaspora Leaders — and Netanyahu — Praise Western Wall Deal
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
JERUSALEM — A chorus of non-Orthodox and Diaspora leaders praised the landmark interdenominational compromise on the Western Wall. The compromise will expand the wall’s egalitarian section and place it under the authority of a pluralist committee,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Camel GPS Will Save Lives of Israeli Motorists, CamelsTwelve Israelis have been killed over the past decade when their cars ran into
Camel GPS Will Save Lives of Israeli Motorists, Camels
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
Twelve Israelis have been killed over the past decade when their cars ran into camels down south. A new legislation in the works these days will reduce the possibility of such lethal encounters, following a pilot program in which GPS devices were... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Halacha as the Art of Playing ChessThere is probably no game as difficult and captivating as chess. Millions of pe
Halacha as the Art of Playing Chess
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
There is probably no game as difficult and captivating as chess. Millions of people break their heads over strategies to win this game and spend years learning its ins and outs. It holds them captive as nothing else does. They dream about it and... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
False equivalence in IsraelA protester, wearing a shirt with an image of Zionist leader Theodor Herzl, whi
False equivalence in Israel
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
A protester, wearing a shirt with an image of Zionist leader Theodor Herzl, which is the logo of "Im Tirzu", an ultra-nationalist Israeli group, demonstrates against an event held by a group of left-wing artists and academics, April 21, 2011. Photo... Read more
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The Jewish Press
US Ambassador Denies Ya’alon’s Accusation of Turkish Toleration of ISISDefense Minister Moshe Ya'alon addresses the Knesset Foreign Relations and Defe
US Ambassador Denies Ya’alon’s Accusation of Turkish Toleration of ISIS
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon addresses the Knesset Foreign Relations and Defense Committe.Photo Credit: Miriam Alster / Flash 90 US Ambassador to Turkey John Bass on Thursday issued a statement to the press saying the US rejects the premise that... Read more
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J Weekly
Israel will no longer draft older immigrantsNew immigrants to Israel ages 22 to 26 will no longer be drafted into the Israe
Israel will no longer draft older immigrants
J Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
New immigrants to Israel ages 22 to 26 will no longer be drafted into the Israel Defense Forces. Prior to the change announced in the Knesset on Jan. 18, new immigrants were required to serve at least six months in the military. Women were exempted... Read more
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