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Jared Kushner’s Brother Marries Supermodel Convert

Kloss supported Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, and demonstrated with the Women’s March in 2017 after Trump’s inauguration.

Arab-American in PA Jail for Selling Home to Jews

The man received $25,000 for arranging the sale of a house in the Muslim Quarter of the Old City.

Facebook Deletes Farrakhan ‘Anti-Termite’ Video as ‘Tier 1 Hate Speech’

"Louis Farrakhan calling Jews termites is a virtual call to genocide."

IDF at Peak Readiness for Gaza Border Confrontation Today

Eizenkot, who ended a US visit early following the rocket that hit a civilian neighborhood in Beersheba, found himself engaged in his own survival war .

UN Peace Envoy: Crucial to Avoid War in Gaza, End Occupation & Achieve 2-State Solution

"These steps are only temporary and aim at avoiding war. We must never forget that, at its heart, Gaza is not a humanitarian problem, it is a political problem."

Landing Patterns at Ben Gurion Airport Changed Due to Security

There has been no change in flight schedules and no significant delays are expected.

Australia’s Intelligence Agency Warns Govt Violence May Erupt If Embassy Moves to Jerusalem

"Any announcement on the possible relocation of the Australian embassy to Jerusalem ... may provoke protest, unrest and possibly some violence in Gaza and the West Bank.”

A Slap in Abbas’ Face as US Eliminates Eastern Jerusalem Consulate for PA Residents

Meanwhile, President Trump had sent a personal envoy to Chairman Abbas, behind Kushner's and Greenblatt's backs: Ronald Lauder, heir to the Estée Lauder Companies and president of the World Jewish Congress.

Supremes: BDS Leader Stays; Smotrich: We’re Schmatahs Asking to Be Stepped On

"Somehow, these interventions always favor one side only – against the national and Zionist interests of the state," MK Smotrich said.

NYC National FIDF Gala Raises More than $32 Million for Israeli Soldiers

IDF Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot was expected in attendance as well, but due to an early-morning rocket attack on Beer Sheva on Wednesday, he immediately returned to Israel.

IDF Soldiers Shoot, Injure Attacking Samaria Village Arab Rioter

"One event pursues another, a procession follows another, endangering the lives of the residents and the soldiers."

Undisclosed Asian Customer Buying ELTA Fire-Control Radars for $55 Million

In 2017, the Philippine Air Force (PAF) purchased South Korean-made FA-50PH “Fighting Eagle” jet fighters equipped with the Elta EL/M-2032 fire control radar.

Winter Need Not Be A Dreary Time

Let the coming season not be the "winter of your discontent" but your CONTENT: Learning Torah

Why Are You Wearing Long Skirts Anyways?

When we wear a yarmulke, we are essentially marked men because our kipot and sheitels say, “I’m frum and I represent Hashem!” "If clothes make the man," then we should live up to the image we present.

Khan Ahmar: Israel’s Opportunity

While there is little doubt that the Bedouin settlement of Khan Ahmar (on the Jerusalem-Dead Sea road) was illegally built, the decision to move its residents to an alternative site needs to be reassessed despite its approval by the Supreme Court. It involves much broader strategic questions than the necessity to enforce the rule of law in one particular case.

Is President Trump Like Yiftach?

Let’s now consider the similarities between Yiftach and President Trump. Although flawed, Trump, like Yiftach, is viewed by his many detractors as an unlikely candidate to display great political leadership.

25 years Post-Oslo: Why Israelis Shy from Victory

One day, imagine, a U.S. president tells an Israeli prime minister: “Palestinian extremism damages American security. We need you to end it by achieving victory over the Palestinians.”

Decision Time on Gaza

Hamas thinks that by playing a game of dangerous brinkmanship and ramping up the pressure on Israel, Jerusalem will be more likely to enter into an arrangement that lifts security restrictions on Gaza. It is a gamble that could blow up in Hamas’s face.

Brooklyn-Born Pol Tops Candidate List for Efrat City Council

Avraham Ben-Tzvi still believes the Eitam hill, Efrat’s only remaining land reserve, must be developed urgently, or the town will lose it for good.
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The First Hebrew Warrior

Cutting animals in half for a covenant, the first circumcision, Pharaoh taking Sarah, the Egyptian handmaiden, and the first world war of empires - all in one Torah portion!!! Rav Mike Feuer joins Rabbi Yishai for Lech Lecha. Then, Malkah Fleisher on bleeding sore of Gaza.

What Non-Jews See In Jews

We don’t realize how often non-Jews sense something unique about us.

Four Dimensions Of The Journey

Abraham gave birth to a new nation whose greatness consisted precisely in the ability to live by that voice and create something new in the history of mankind. “Go for yourself ” – believe in what you can become.

Are We Really Blameless?

Instead of belonging to the "Ayeka" club – deflecting blame – why not join the "Hineni" group? Instead of blaming our surrounding, why not ask ourselves what part we played in creating the existing situation? Instead of expecting change from someone else, why not offer something different?

The Objective Basis For Morality

Recently, an entirely new scientific basis has been given to morality from two surprising directions: neo-Darwinism and the branch of mathematics known as Games theory. As we will see, the discovery is intimately related to the story of Noah and the covenant made between G-d and humanity after the Flood.

The Rubashkin Saga – XVIII

Another installment in the ongoing Rubashkin saga

The Key To Happiness

Torah is trying to teach us that to increase simcha, one must exclude items. To enjoy life, one must say “Stop” to the excess. Saying "No" to desires is saying "Yes" to needs.

Rav Ovadia Yosef, zt”l

A memorial to Rav Ovadia Yosef (ZT"l) in his daughters' recollections

Elder Aliyah to Israel, Like Abraham and Sarah

Rather than just encourage aliyah for the young, Israel and professional Zionists in the exile, must make a concerted effort to encourage aliyah for the elderly. It will be the renewal of their lives, and that will be good for them, and for the Jewish people.

Aleph Beta: Lech Lecha: Was Abraham The First Wandering Jew?

God just promised Abraham the land. Why is it that, though God keeps reassuring that this land is his, he refuses to settle down?

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