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Our Strength: Overcoming Anti-Israelism, Corruption, and Terror
 
Latest Election Poll

December 25, 2014 - 3:36 PM
 
Sister of American IDF Lone Soldier Killed in Summer War Makes aliyah

December 25, 2014 - 3:25 PM
 
Birthright Winter Season Begins as Thousands of Young Jews Arrive in Israel

December 25, 2014 - 2:35 PM
 
New Billboards Target NY Times for Anti-Israel Reporting

December 25, 2014 - 2:05 PM
 
Million-Dollar ‘Chocolate Bar’: First-Grade Buddies Raise Seven Figures for Rare Disease

December 25, 2014 - 1:58 PM
 
Russian Financial Crisis Spells Devastating Losses for Israeli Farmers

December 25, 2014 - 1:30 PM
 
Update: Bayit Yehudi Finally Has the Education Ministry – and Turns it Down

December 25, 2014 - 1:20 PM
 
Hamas Hold Terrorist Pow-Wow over ‘Zionist Violations’ of Cease-Fire

December 25, 2014 - 12:32 PM
 
‘Six Million More’ graffitied on Greek Jewish Cemetery

December 25, 2014 - 12:02 PM
 
IDF Arrests Terrorists and Uncovers Large Stash of Weapons near Shechem

December 25, 2014 - 11:49 AM
 
Israel Capitulates — Returns Bodies of Nar Nof Terrorists [video]

December 25, 2014 - 11:15 AM
 
CoS Gantz Dismisses Givati Battalion Commander for Sexual Harassment

December 25, 2014 - 10:58 AM
 
And the Right is Back

December 25, 2014 - 10:12 AM
 
Uri Ariel Promises to Lower Housing Costs

December 25, 2014 - 8:49 AM
 
Ban on Interfaith Teen Dating Lifted by United Synagogue Youth

December 25, 2014 - 1:59 AM
 
Al Qaeda Urges ‘Lone Wolves’ via Magazine to Attack US Airliners

December 25, 2014 - 12:50 AM
 
Belgian Minister Vows to Uphold Jewish Ritual Slaughter

December 24, 2014 - 8:50 PM
 
Michael Oren Joins Kachlon’s Party

December 24, 2014 - 8:49 PM
 
Israel Warns Hamas: ‘We Will Respond to Attacks — Forcefully”

December 24, 2014 - 8:17 PM
 
Update: Medical Emergency 101 Lines Back Up in Jerusalem

December 24, 2014 - 7:50 PM
 
Firebombs Thrown near Beit Hadassah

December 24, 2014 - 6:16 PM
 
Border Police Stop Terror Attack

December 24, 2014 - 5:08 PM
 
Hatnua Party Collapses, Herzog Buys a Cat in the Bag

December 24, 2014 - 4:43 PM
 
Likud Party Bars Netanyahu from Running as Chairman

December 24, 2014 - 3:44 PM
 
Hebrew University to Close for Christmas

December 24, 2014 - 1:15 PM
 
Alan Gross to get $3.2M Compensation

December 24, 2014 - 1:03 PM
 
Update: IDF Soldier Wounded in Gun Battle with Hamas

December 24, 2014 - 11:55 AM
 
Yisrael Beitenu Suspected of Fraud and Bribery

December 24, 2014 - 11:24 AM
 
Muslim Destroys French City’s Xmas Decorations

December 24, 2014 - 11:06 AM
 
Two Rockets Fired from Gaza

December 24, 2014 - 10:50 AM
 
Paris Synagogue Attacked

December 24, 2014 - 10:27 AM
 
Indie Theaters Rushing to get the “The Interview”

December 24, 2014 - 7:50 AM
 
PM Netanyahu Competes in International Bible Quiz

December 24, 2014 - 6:13 AM
 
Chabad of Dead Sea ‘Lights Up’ Israeli-Jordanian Border Base

December 24, 2014 - 1:46 AM
 
Will Israel Destroy Its Own Energy Independence, Break Deal with Delek, Noble Energy?

December 24, 2014 - 1:32 AM
 
A Kuwaiti Muslim’s Journey to Chanukah

December 23, 2014 - 11:42 PM
 
Jeff Seidel, Yochanan Danziger Survive Terror Attack near Mt. of Olives

December 23, 2014 - 6:06 PM
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Posted on: December 24th, 2014

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He ruthlessly crushed the revolt, and, despite lacking official Roman sanction, ordered the rebel leaders put to death without trial.

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Posted on: December 17th, 2014

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For Am Yisrael, the sun’s movements are subservient to the purpose of our existence.

Bret Stephens
 

Posted on: December 10th, 2014

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What’s important is to make the case for Israel more forcefully and to give it the articulation that the next presidential candidates ought to have.

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Posted on: December 3rd, 2014

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The brilliance of Yaakov’s approach – and by extension, any type of individual or group effort – is that it appealed to three different modes of salvation.

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Posted on: November 26th, 2014

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Golden presents a compelling saga of poor but determined immigrants who fled pogroms and harsh conditions in their homelands for a better life in a land of opportunity.

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Daniel Jonah Goldhagen
 

Posted on: November 19th, 2014

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You can’t say “Jewish French,” “Jewish British,” “Jewish Italian.” They are “French Jews,” “British Jews,” and “Italian Jews” – because they’re seen as Jews first and residents or citizens of their countries second.

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Posted on: November 12th, 2014

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Where did this incredible strength come from? What drove these Jews, who had nearly lost all of their national identity and spiritual connectivity, to risk their lives by standing up against one of the strongest and most fearsome governments of its time?

Saul Jay Singer
 

Posted on: November 5th, 2014

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This marked the first time I experienced the palpable sense of living, breathing history in my hands. “This is actually for sale?” I asked. “But how do I know it’s real?”

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Marvin Schick
 

Posted on: October 29th, 2014

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To say he was beloved because of the way he loved his students does not sufficiently capture the reality.

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Posted on: October 22nd, 2014

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While not all criticism of Israel stemmed from anti-Semitism, Podhoretz contends the level of animosity towards Israel rises exponentially the farther left one moved along the spectrum.

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Posted on: October 14th, 2014

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Does it not seem ironic that just on the day all of Israel is joyously celebrating another year of having concluded the public reading of the entire Pentateuch, we must mournfully and even tearfully commemorate the death of the individual who imparted to us God’s Torah in the first place?

 

Posted on: October 7th, 2014

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Of all the Jewish holidays, I would say Sukkos is far and away the least appreciated.

 

Posted on: October 1st, 2014

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In the recent Gaza war and its aftermath, we saw a totally illogical reaction from the world.

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An Orthodox Jewish man blows the shofar near the Western Wall in Jerusalem, Israel's Old City.
 

Posted on: September 23rd, 2014

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Rav Shlomo Wolbe states that every member of Klal Yisrael is dependent on the entire nation just as a leaf depends on the tree from which it grows.

 

Posted on: September 17th, 2014

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Rather than serving as a deterrent against terrorist attacks, Israel’s military strength and capabilities are instead looked at as an unfair advantage in the asymmetrical war in which it finds itself.

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Charles Krauthammer
 

Posted on: September 10th, 2014

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You’re not going to change public opinion. The media are so biased you can’t get your story through. But what counts is America.

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Posted on: September 3rd, 2014

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Although I was not a Zionist, like most others I knew in Agudath Israel in which I was active, I was zionistic.

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Posted on: August 27th, 2014

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While there is no formula that will work for everyone, there are some strategies that if followed carefully and consistently can help our children – and us – gain the most from the upcoming school year.

Sigmar Guggenheimer
 

Posted on: August 20th, 2014

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The world wars caused unimaginable anguish for the Jews but God also scripted a great glory for our people.

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Posted on: August 13th, 2014

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Times reporter Anne Barnard reported (7/15) that Israel was to blame (so her Palestinian sources asserted) for its continued “occupation” of Gaza – which, Barnard failed to note, ended nearly a decade ago.

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