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January 21, 2017 / 23 Tevet, 5777
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Posted on: November 23rd, 2016

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Rav Goren, a general and the Chief Rabbi of the Israeli army, recalls the excitement of and hurdles to being the first Jew to open the gates of the Cave of the Patriarchs in more than a thousand years

Cherna and Irving Moskowitz at the Between the Arches Restaurant in the Old City of Jerusalem
 

Posted on: June 19th, 2016

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The True Builder of United Jerusalem in Our Times

Fuld family at IDF Kotel ceremony - June 1, 2016
 

Posted on: June 2nd, 2016

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My family was at the Western Wall in Jerusalem along with tens of thousands of mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters and friends...

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Yehoshua (Jason) Friedberg
 

Posted on: May 11th, 2016

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I don't want to go to a memorial service, I can't stand military funerals and I can't forget. I hate this! Too many thoughts...

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Posted on: May 5th, 2016

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The arm of my grandmother had a scar, a branding of the Holocaust that was her young adulthood amidst the fires of Auschwitz.

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Posted on: April 24th, 2016

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The best hasbara campaign to defend Israel and Judaism will never really be enough; there is not the trust and common language needed for such efforts. The gap can be bridged not via hasbara but via joint Jewish-Islamic courts.

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Posted on: April 20th, 2016

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Ted Cruz is a true Oheiv Yisroel and the kind of unyielding moral warrior we need in the White House.

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Posted on: April 18th, 2016

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Today (10 Nissan – April 18) is the 21st yahrzeit of my daughter Alisa Flatow, Hy”d. I’d like to share with readers of The Jewish Press some personal reflections on the events of 1995 and what has happened since.

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Alan Morton Dershowitz
 

Posted on: April 13th, 2016

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It was a mistake to have filed sexual misconduct accusations against Dershowitz and the charges are hereby withdrawn

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Posted on: March 22nd, 2016

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All I could think of as a first-timer drinking the Cool-Aid, was where do I sign up for next year.

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Posted on: March 4th, 2016

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Only the Rabbi and his wife had a personal escort of guards accompany them on the Temple Mount. Why?

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Posted on: February 1st, 2016

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Def. of Chutzpah: 2 super successful Israeli Arabs told the crowd Israel oppresses its Arab citizens

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Posted on: January 29th, 2016

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I was at Ben Gurion Airport and suddenly was surrounded by security guards, guns pointed at me.

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Posted on: January 13th, 2016

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The same anti-Semitic hatred I saw in Yad Vashem is exists day after day, especially in Jerusalem

 

Posted on: December 30th, 2015

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Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu has some final words for JewishPress.com readers before he moves on to his next phase in life...

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Posted on: December 21st, 2015

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An appeal to American Jews to stop funding organizations that harm Israel's Defense Forces

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Leah Bowman, tour guide.
 

Posted on: November 23rd, 2015

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I decided that I’m not going to let terror keep me away from what I love to do, and all the more so, Jerusalem and guiding throughout Israel.

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Palestinian Authority Arab demonstrates his resistance to Jews.
 

Posted on: October 25th, 2015

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Don’t panic. Don’t stop your car. Don’t shoot. And most importantly, don’t give the enemy a victory by staying off the roads.

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Posted on: September 21st, 2015

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Yehudit's backstory and her poems related to the Yom Kippur War are a MUST read

Silhouette of "hilltop settler."
 

Posted on: July 31st, 2015

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"Yesha" and Binyamin Regional Council leaders said the attack "is not the path of Jews in Judea and Samaria."

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