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Israeli forces in Omar Mukhtar Street in central Gaza, June, 1967.

Disputed Territories: The Census of 1967

20 Sivan 5773 – May 28, 2013
In Gaza, the Egyptian data from 1965 had about 100,000 additional people, or 25% more than the Israelis counted.

Could You Live with this Level of Violence?

A situation has arisen in Judea and Samaria where attempted murder — and sometimes the attempts are successful — is a daily occurrence.

Sirens and Erie Thoughts in Israel

I listened to what was supposed to symbolize a massive missile attack - sirens wailing all over Israel.
Israeli and Palestinian children meet for a soccer tournament in Kiryat Gat.

Learning Peace Through Soccer

19 Sivan 5773 – May 27, 2013
According to Sivan Hendel of the Peres Center for Peace, 'Sports is an international language.'

Abbas’s Threat and Denial at the WEF

It's sadly familiar to hear Abbas invoking cultural values that reject kidnapping and hostage-taking while threatening to do exactly that.
Eytan Kobre

Another Defender of the Haredi Status Quo Clucks His Tongue

No religious Jew would deny the merit that Torah study. But it is the height of folly to believe that a strong military is therefore unnecessary.

The ‘Refugee’ Slated to Win ‘Arab Idol’

The Palestinian “refugee” swindle is but one of the many political derivatives of the Palestinian narrative which so often passes for serious journalism at the Guardian.
Passengers waiting to board an Egged bus in the center of Jerusalem.

Life in Israel: A Complaint to Egged

18 Sivan 5773 – May 26, 2013
While there are many heartwarming tales told about Egged, sadly, the less than amazing is often more the norm.
Nachman Klieman and his wife Ruchama lost two of their children to terror attacks.

Faces of Israel: Nachman Klieman, Founder of U-Boutique

As someone who lives on the front line of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Klieman has personal experience when it comes to Palestinian terrorism.

Muslim Acts of Beheading in the West

Other characteristically Muslim crimes taking place in Western countries include honor killings, female genital mutilation, and slave holding.

Are Haredi Orgs Being Singled Out in Israel?

Just as the IRS targeted conservative groups, according a report, a leaked document states that Israel's Economic Affairs Ministry is targeting Haredi businesses and Yeshivos.

History of Israel: Eilat, City of Sin

From the Islamic sources, it is clear that Eilat had a significant Jewish population, which existed for hundreds of years after the Muslim conquest.
The clinic at the historic Kfar Etzion.

Google and the Defenders of Kfar Etzion

Not one Jew was allowed to remain on the Jordanian side of the cease-fire line.

Death & Taxes: Welcome to Obamaland

15 Sivan 5773 – May 24, 2013
Welcome to Obamaland, where death and taxes is no longer an ironic statement, but a grim reality.

The Jewish Connection to Israel: Sephardic Aliyot

15 Sivan 5773 – May 23, 2013
One of the medieval Aliyot was that of the Sephardic Jewish community which fled Spain following the Spanish and Portuguese Inquisition.
Yesh Atid MK Rabbi Dov Lipman speaking at the plenum hall, March 06, 2013.

And the Bashing Continues…

Eliminating all secular studies is taking "Talmud Torah k’neged kulom" to an absurd extreme.

Sounds Israeli: Ofra Haza

The late Ofra Haza sings "Jerusalem of Gold" in 1998.

In Hebrew: ‘To Complain’

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