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‘Peace at Any Cost’ Is not Peace

The folks at Haaretz needed a poll showing that the public supports a peace agreement but they had a problem.

The Invisible Israelis

"The victims of his crime were not even notified of his appeal… Where was IDF Central Command head General Nitzan Alon when all this happened?"

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פְּעִילוּת  listen and repeat Some of us like grammar, and some of us don't. The word verb excites some of us, while daunting others or making...

Debunking the ‘Age Gap Theory’…Again

How manipulating shadchanim and even offering financial "incentives" to marry men off to older women is ethically sound or halachically permissible has yet to be explained.

The People Are Looking for Answers

A rabbi who writes controversial things becomes international news.

Why Bibi Wants a Referendum

He who gets to write the questions, wins the referendum.

Fashion in the Town of Chelm

Have you never bought the wrong clothing just because it was on sale?

EU Boycott Will Harm Palestinians

The EU Boycott of Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria is expected to adversely affect Palestinians.

So Long Detroit

The only real things keeping American cities from going bankrupt are inertia and some fancy cultural footwork.

Can You Cry ‘Heresy’ in a Crowded Beit Midrash?

Why does a opinion in the Talmud say the last verses in Devarim were not written by Moses? Was it the easiest solution to a very obvious problem?

The Peace Treaty Fairy Tale

Everyone in the streets and the windows said, "Oh, how fine are the Emperor's new clothes! Don't they fit him to perfection?

Better Late than Never

מוּטָב מְאֻחָר מֵאֲשֶׁר לְעוֹלָם לֹא  listen and repeat Yesterday my great-uncle had his בַּר מִצְוָה ( listen and repeat) - Bar Mitzvah. Yes, my great uncle. He's 82....

Record Number of Children Arriving on Aliyah Today

Get out the lollipops: Nefesh B’Nefesh reports today’s El Al Flight LY 3004 has more children aboard than any previous group flight.

A Message From One of their Own

R’ Yaakov’s experiences once he left the cocoon of the Lakewood environment provided him with an entirely different perspective on what non Jews are really like.

Back When Bibi Knew the Truth about Prisoner Release (Video)

Netanyahu: "The release of prisoners before the conference is not the path to peace, it is the path to terror."

Together

בְּיַחַד  listen and repeat Today is ט"וּ בְּאָב ( listen and repeat) - the 15th of the Jewish month of Av - which is the Jewish day of...

DISH Network in US to Carry Antisemitic Mini-Series ‘Khaybar’

According to Arab media reports, the show "focuses on the social, economic, and religious lives of the Jews, including ... the way they managed and controlled the [Arab] tribes."

Hear these Voices

To pardon terrorists mocks our love and our pain...

A History of Jewish & African American Collaboration

Jewish sympathy for the African American struggle dates back to the abolitionist movement.

The Eagle Has Landed

No one who was born after 1935 has walked on the moon. That period is swiftly becoming a historical relic.

Today’s Syria Is Tomorrow’s Palestine

The current peace talks raise some obvious questions, the answers are a little less obvious.

Modern Racism

Categorizing all black people as one large group where the acts of one black person in Florida somehow tell us something about a different black person in Seattle is racist.

Are We Fulfilling our Mission to the World?

I get so worked up when one of us, especially one who is observant, somehow misbehaves in any way.

Meet the Bedouin Who Enlisted Against his Father’s Wishes

"My father kicked me out when he discovered I enlisted," said Ibrahim. But this Bedouin soldier’s dedication to the IDF eventually changed his father’s mind.

Rich Jewish Heritage at Embattled Joseph’s Tomb

“The bones of Joseph which the Children of Israel brought up from Egypt were buried in Shechem in the portion of the field that had been purchased by Jacob.”

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