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Firebomb Thrown at Jerusalem Apartment

December 27, 2014 - 10:16 PM
 
Netanyahu Tells GOP Sen Graham PA Incitement Led to Firebombing

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‘How to Stab a Jew’ Going Viral on Palestinian Authority Social Media [video]

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War of Words Escalates Amongst Obama, North Korea and Sony

December 27, 2014 - 9:02 PM
 
IDF Captures Palestinian Authority Terrorists Who Firebombed 11-Year-Old [video]

December 27, 2014 - 7:52 PM
 
Haredi and Hard-Core Right-Wingers May Help Elect the Left

December 27, 2014 - 6:09 PM
 
Third Time This Week Jewish Site in France Hit by Gunshot

December 26, 2014 - 4:23 PM
 
Yaalon: El Matan Firebomb Terrorists Captured

December 26, 2014 - 12:31 PM
 
Rocket Alert in Gaza Belt

December 26, 2014 - 12:11 PM
 
Indiana’s GOP Governor Tours Israel with Eyes on the White House

December 26, 2014 - 11:15 AM
 
Bus Stoned Near Maaleh Shomron

December 26, 2014 - 10:51 AM
 
Argentina’s President Adopts Jewish Godson

December 26, 2014 - 10:31 AM
 
Iron Dome Redeployed Near Netivot and Be’er Sheva

December 26, 2014 - 10:14 AM
 
Brooklyn Jews Tackle Man Who Shot Colleague in Robbery Attempt

December 26, 2014 - 10:03 AM
 
‘Slight Improvement’ in Life-threatening Condition of Firebomb Victim

December 26, 2014 - 10:02 AM
 
Latest Election Poll Results

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Uri Bank Gets Bennett’s Endorsement

December 26, 2014 - 7:19 AM
 
2 Border Police Stabbed Near Jerusalem Old City

December 26, 2014 - 7:04 AM
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Posted on: June 30th, 2004

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What follows below should be read in light of what Orthodoxy in the United States was during the forties, fifties and sixties.

 

Posted on: May 26th, 2004

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The third yahrzeit of HaRav Avigdor Miller, zt"l, occurred a few weeks ago.

 

Posted on: May 5th, 2004

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Faced with running against the most pro-Israel president since Harry Truman, John Kerry started in February to modify his position on Israel.

 

Posted on: April 7th, 2004

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It has become vogue in many circles to represent Middle East savagery as part of some sort of "war of civilizations."

 

Posted on: March 17th, 2004

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"You will never see your land of Israel, your precious Jerusalem, your Carmel, your Galilee. It will never happen. You will never leave Romania."

 

Posted on: February 13th, 2004

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Growing up, I always found one of the most bizarre things in history to be the dramaticturnabout of the communist movement the day Germany invaded Stalinist Russia.

 

Posted on: February 4th, 2004

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Since he was elected three years ago, Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has expressed skepticism that a permanent settlement with the Palestinians is possible, and has instead sought an interim agreement.

 

Posted on: January 9th, 2004

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Following the Six Day War, UN Resolution 242 called on Israel to withdraw ''from territories occupied in the recent conflict,'' while affirming Israel's ''right to live in peace within secure and recognized boundaries.''

 

Posted on: January 2nd, 2004

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In a recent opinion piece in the Jerusalem Post, Sarah Honig, one of the paper's bettercolumnists, raised the question of whether Israel's Left should be regarded as stupid orcrazy.

 

Posted on: December 12th, 2003

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Shlomo Ben Ami was Israel's foreign minister under Ehud Barak and served as the lead Israeli negotiator at the Camp David summit in 2000.

 

Posted on: November 7th, 2003

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Most Jewish prayer books show the 23rd psalm on a page just before the finish of Friday evening prayers, which is to say just before the Sabbath meal.

 

Posted on: October 10th, 2003

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Israel has a checkered record when it comes to official commissions of inquiry.

 

Posted on: October 3rd, 2003

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The arguments in favor of school choice and voucher systems have by now become quite familiar.

 

Posted on: September 12th, 2003

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Many are under the impression that individuals in academia are by definition people who judge events from an unbiased, rational viewpoint.

 

Posted on: May 30th, 2003

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It is not well understood to what a great extent the Israeli Left was radicalized by Israel's 'Peace for Galilee' invasion of Lebanon in 1982. This radicalization was very similar to the radicalization of the American Left over Vietnam.

 

Posted on: April 11th, 2003

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''We are three blocks away; you will be home in a minute.''
The taxi driver nudges me rudely into semi-consciousness. I try
to shake the fog from my head. I am still half asleep, staring
through the window at the Christmas lights. As consciousness
slowly seeps through, something here is out of place. Why is there
a giant Christmas tree on display in Budapest when it is months
after Christmas? I shake my head some more. No, it is not
Budapest. I left Budapest six hours ago and have been flying all
night. I must have succumbed to exhaustion on the ride up to
Haifa in the taxi from the airport.

 

Posted on: March 7th, 2003

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There is no sound so delightful as the whimpering of leftists in the morning.

There is no message so hope-inspiring as the screams of outrage from the world and the
accusations that Israelis have voted against "peace."

 

Posted on: February 7th, 2003

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In the back country south of Warsaw, there
stood a small shtetl, a little Jewish village,
named Chelm. Renowned across the Pale, the
villagers of Chelm were famous for their sharp
wits, their inventive brains, and their capacity
for resolving difficult problems.

 

Posted on: January 30th, 2003

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Erudite and outspoken, Steven Plaut is a frequent contributor to The Jewish Press whose essays, many of which have appeared in this front-page space, always generate enthusiastic reader feedback.

 

Posted on: January 17th, 2003

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Consider a country in which the minister of
justice prepares an official ''speech code'' that
delineates the boundaries of permissible
speech, and where violators may be sent to
prison.

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