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Presidential Candidate Working To Bring Israel To Front of US Agenda
 
Netanyahu Tries to Sell Bill of Goods that Israel Won Goals in the War

August 27, 2014 - 10:07 PM
 
Israeli Wounded from Syrian Shelling on Golan

August 27, 2014 - 8:05 PM
 
Another Hamas Ceasefire Cemented in Future War

August 27, 2014 - 7:40 PM
 
Iran: “We Will Rearm the West Bank”

August 27, 2014 - 7:29 PM
 
No News Is Bad News in Search for Yeshiva Student Aaron Sofer

August 27, 2014 - 6:51 PM
 
Political Fallout Begins From Ceasefire

August 27, 2014 - 4:50 PM
 
Rock Attacks in Jerusalem

August 27, 2014 - 4:18 PM
 
Near-Total Palestinian Support for Rocketfire

August 27, 2014 - 3:52 PM
 
Eshkol Regional Council Mayor: No Faith in Government

August 27, 2014 - 2:43 PM
 
IDF Soldier Wounded by Syrian Mortar Fire on Golan Heights

August 27, 2014 - 1:55 PM
 
NYC Lawmaker Laurie Cumbo Presses Miami to Find Rabbi Raksin’s Murderer

August 27, 2014 - 1:41 PM
 
Former US enoy Laments Israel-US Tensions, Blames Gaza War

August 27, 2014 - 12:46 PM
 
Baby Hurt in Stone Attack

August 27, 2014 - 12:44 PM
 
Zara Fashion Botches “Toddler T” Style with Holocaust Imagery

August 27, 2014 - 11:27 AM
 
Mixed Reactions Among Leaders in Southern Israel to Ceasefire

August 27, 2014 - 10:19 AM
 
Kibbutz Nirim Mortar Victims Identified

August 27, 2014 - 9:19 AM
 
Pro-Israel NGO Calls on US to Reject UN Gaza Commission

August 27, 2014 - 8:16 AM
 
Cease-fire Terms: Even U.S. Sounds Dubious, and No Mention of ’2 State Solution’

August 27, 2014 - 4:05 AM
 
Hamas: “Our War is to Liberate Jerusalem, Not for Lifting Blockade”

August 26, 2014 - 11:53 PM
 
Second Person has Died from Tuesday’s Attack on Eshkol

August 26, 2014 - 11:48 PM
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Interviews and Profiles
Mark Twain
 

Posted on: August 27th, 2014

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Twain grasped amazingly well the pulse of the Jewish people.

Rosen-081514-Amen
 

Posted on: August 15th, 2014

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The Rebbetzin began campaigning to increase public awareness of the importance of saying Amen.

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Ben Cohen
 

Posted on: August 13th, 2014

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If you remember, in 2006, a Jewish kid in Paris, Ilan Halimi, was abducted, beaten, and held hostage for three weeks... These are the kinds of people attending these Gaza solidarity rallies.

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Shmitta Fruit Trees
 

Posted on: August 10th, 2014

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As Shmitta approaches, JewishPress.com interviews the founder of an organization that has planted more fruit trees in Israel than any other.

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Rabbi Jack Simcha Cohen
 

Posted on: August 6th, 2014

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“My father added that after all the pogroms, after the Holocaust, a member of the family had finally returned to the shul, proving once again that the indomitable spirit of the Jewish people can never be vanquished.”

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Israeli flag flying in Zichron Yaakov, Israel
 

Posted on: August 4th, 2014

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"Fields of Exile" provides a glimpse into the horrors of academic anti-Israelism, experienced by one firmly rooted in the left.

Rabbi Berel Wein
 

Posted on: July 23rd, 2014

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King Solomon said it long ago: “Cast your bread upon the waters” because you don’t know when you’ll hit something. Our job is to do.

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Posted on: July 18th, 2014

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He has always supported the underdog, once even quite literally, legislating a law that prohibits the abandonment of pets.

Temach-071814
 

Posted on: July 18th, 2014

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Temech is about providing a community – a place where religious women can learn, collaborate and refresh themselves with like-minded people.

Lewis-071114-Main
 

Posted on: July 11th, 2014

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A woman who knows that her family is financially stable is a happy, relaxed mother.

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Allen Fagin
 

Posted on: July 9th, 2014

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Formerly an attorney at the prestigious law firm Proskauer Rose for 40 years – six of those years as its chairman – Fagin holds degrees from both Columbia and Harvard Universities. He retired in 2013 to devote more time to the Jewish community.

Murray Greenfield
 

Posted on: July 2nd, 2014

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Few of the volunteers were experienced sailors, (Greenfield had been in the Merchant Marine). Few were Zionists.

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Charley Levine
 

Posted on: June 18th, 2014

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The message is that Zionism, which used to be great, is today very institutionalized and [consists of a] bunch of people who are just squabbling over titles and budgets.

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Manya in her later years
 

Posted on: June 13th, 2014

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Manya was befriended by many who would later comprise this first leaders of the newly born Jewish state.

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Levinger-061314-Ethiopian
 

Posted on: June 13th, 2014

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It's our responsibility as Jews to get involved.

Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz (picture courtesy of Collive.com)
 

Posted on: June 3rd, 2014

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For Steinsaltz, the Rebbe was no less than “the greatest man I have ever met,” as he writes in the preface to his book.

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Raheel Raza
 

Posted on: May 28th, 2014

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Are women not as important as animals? Are they not our sisters? Are they not our daughters?

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Eller-052314-Main
 

Posted on: May 22nd, 2014

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The rule of thumb in education these days: provide the kids who don't shine academically with a venue to shine in other ways.

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