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Zev Wolfson
 

Monologue: Aryeh Deri Remembers his Friend Zev Wolfson

Posted on: August 15th, 2012

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During the Yom Kippur War, when the IDF was running out of ammunition in the middle of the fighting, and there was a need for an airlift but Nixon and Kissinger where not quick to respond at first, Wolfson employed every resource he had in the House and in the Senate, enormous resources. He later told me that he even desecrated Shabbat for the sake of his effort, anything to save the nation of Israel.

Sheldon Adelson
 

Passionate And Opinionated, Adelson Makes Waves In Presidential Race

Posted on: August 8th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

WASHINGTON – Call it the Adelson conundrum: What happens when the guy who acts as if he owns the room really does?

Haredi soldiers who graduated from an IDF course met with the former Chief of the General Staff, Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi.
 

Does Israel Really Need A Compulsory Draft?

Posted on: August 1st, 2012

InDepthColumnsMoshe Feiglin

The State of Israel is bickering over nothing. It is like a fight between a seller who has nothing to sell and a buyer who has no intention of buying.

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David Ha'ivri
 

Activist: Jewish Press Online Chided Israel’s Friends While Legitimizing Progressive Jewish Groups

Posted on: August 1st, 2012

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David Ha'ivri, director of the Shomron Liaison Office, responds to a Jewishpress.com story about Jewish groups that expressed concern over Congresswoman Michele Bachmann's efforts to uncover the relationship between Huma Abedin, top aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and leading figures in the Muslim Brotherhood.

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Rabbi Yosef Sholom Elyashiv, zt"l
 

The Life Of A Legendary Posek

Posted on: July 25th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

The birth of Rabbi Yosef Sholom Elyashiv – who died in Jerusalem last week at the age of 102 – is thought by many to be a miracle.

Hillary Meets Israel's Press: She Was Radiant, She Was Funny, and She Was Almost Two Hours Late.
 

Hillary: She Was Radiant, She Was Funny, and She Was Almost Two Hours Late

Posted on: July 18th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

About 45 minutes after she was scheduled to begin, there was still no sign of her. The anticipation and excitement were building as chatter filled the press room. A lady then took the microphone…to tell the crowd that Hillary would be another 40 minutes.

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Hillel the Elder
 

PC Just Went a Notch Crazier over Circumcision Petition

Posted on: July 17th, 2012

InDepthEditorial

How our chief editor, who normally wouldn't hurt a fly, managed to offend a lady from Toronto by merely citing a Mishna…

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Your lab-grown steak will taste the same, maybe better, require no shechita, and be 100% kosher.
 

The Case for Kosher Lab-Grown Meat

Posted on: July 11th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

Real progress is being made to generate lab grown meat that tastes as good as the real thing without the fuss -- isn’t this something we Orthodox Jews should welcome?

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Mohamed Morsi
 

Muslim Brotherhood Victory Upends Mubarak Legacy

Posted on: June 27th, 2012

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WASHINGTON – Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsi is the declared winner of Egypt’s presidential race and his predecessor, Hosni Mubarak, continues to lie near death in a coma – just like the legacy he tried to craft for himself and his country.

Egyptian-Soldiers-062212
 

Political Moves By Egyptian Military Could Be Beneficial To Israel

Posted on: June 20th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

TEL AVIV – Egypt’s military coup is now nearly complete. That may be distressing for Egyptian democracy, but it could help the Israel-Egypt relationship.

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President Shimon Peres (L) with former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger at the Israeli Presidential Conference in Jerusalem.
 

Culprit in 1973 Tragedy Receives Israel’s Presidential Award

Posted on: June 20th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

As the peace he helped engineer with Egypt is on the verge of complete collapse, Kissinger acknowledged that the Arabs must also offer concessions when it comes to peace with Israel.

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Democrat Tammy Duckworth (seen with husband Bryan, an Army Major) received J Street support and now favors a Palestinian State.
 

J Street Meddling Turns Illinois Race into Two- Vs. One-State Debate

Posted on: May 31st, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Tammy Duckworth, a Democrat, is an Iraq war veteran challenging Representative Joe Walsh, Republican of Illinois' northwest suburban 8th congressional district (about an hour's drive from Chicago, give or take). There doesn't seem to be anything wrong with her, except for the fact that she has received the endorsement of J Street, the leftist pro-Palestinian, "tough-lovers" of Israel PAC.

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al-Asiri has been targeted by at least one drone strike but so far has survived.
 

Video: Al Qaeda’s Underwear Bomb Maker A Top Concern

Posted on: May 11th, 2012

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Ibrahim Hassan Tali al-Asiri is a 28 year old Saudi citizen now living in Yemen who is expert at creating bombs that can elude detection and penetrate airport security. He is the maker of two near miss underwear bombs as well as other hidden small devices including a bomb placed in his own brother’s body […]

Ami Ayalon was among three authors who suggested in a NY Times op-ed piece to retreat to the 1967 lines even without a peace treaty.
 

‘Peace Without Partners’ Reads Like a Python Sketch, But Funnier

Posted on: April 25th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

I believe it was the late Albert Einstein who said that Madness is doing the same thing twice and expecting different results. Indeed, every single time the prospects of two states for two peoples have been entertained seriously and officially, beginning with the 1936 Peel Commission, through the 1947 UN partition resolution, through the 1992 Oslo accords and then at the 2000 Barak-Arafat-Clinton Camp David summit, every single one of those attempts ended in rivers of blood.

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Israeli F-16 fighter jet
 

Report: 65% of Jewish Israelis Say Strike on Iran’s Nuke Program Less Dangerous than Nuclear Iran

Posted on: March 26th, 2012

InDepthNews Extra

60% of Jewish Israelis also agreed with the statement that only military force could halt Iran's nuclear program, while 37% disagreed; and when asked if they believed that Israel's home front will suffer equally whether it is Israel that attacks Iran or the United States, 63% answered in the affirmative.

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