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Obama’s Adas Israel Speech and Keeping Kids Kosher
 
Arabs Terrorize Worshipers in Jerusalem’s Ancient Shiloach Yemenite Synagogue

May 26, 2015 - 5:45 PM
 
Photo of Obama’s Passover Seder ‘Fifth Child’ Tantrum

May 26, 2015 - 3:04 PM
 
Barkat Peeved at Netanyahu for Dividing Him from Jerusalem Affairs Post

May 26, 2015 - 2:15 PM
 
Media Spins Netanyahu’s Renewal of Peace Process

May 26, 2015 - 12:19 PM
 
Report: Bullets from Hamas Live-Fire Training Land in Israel

May 26, 2015 - 11:21 AM
 
Ya’alon Removes Police Siege of Ode Yosef Chai Yeshiva in Shomron

May 26, 2015 - 10:46 AM
 
President Rivlin Denies He Is Being Honored by Leftist New Israel Fund

May 26, 2015 - 10:12 AM
 
5,000-Year-Old Seal in Galilee May Depict First Known Music Scene

May 26, 2015 - 9:29 AM
 
TZOHAR Condemns Efforts to Depose Rabbi Riskin

May 25, 2015 - 8:16 PM
 
Bibi Seals Nationalist Policy with Dore Gold Heading Foreign Ministry

May 25, 2015 - 5:22 PM
 
Report: Rabbinate May Be Plotting to Dump Rabbi Riskin of Efrat

May 25, 2015 - 3:27 PM
 
Hamas Declares Jerusalem ‘Eternal Capital’ of Islamic World

May 25, 2015 - 1:00 PM
 
Police Arrest ‘Nice Guy Pizza’ Owner

May 25, 2015 - 10:47 AM
 
Hezbollah Shows Off Terror Tunnel Threat

May 25, 2015 - 10:11 AM
 
Court Sentences Olmert to 8 Months in Jail for Talansky Scandal

May 25, 2015 - 9:11 AM
 
Actress Anne Meara Stiller Dies

May 25, 2015 - 7:23 AM
 
Hezbollah Chief is Terrified of ISIS

May 24, 2015 - 11:22 PM
 
6 Arab Teens Charged with Firebombing Jewish homes

May 24, 2015 - 11:00 PM
 
ISIS Says it Blew Up Saudi Mosque

May 24, 2015 - 10:09 PM
 
“A Beautiful Mind” John Nash and Wife Killed in Car Crash

May 24, 2015 - 9:59 PM
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Posted on: April 21st, 2004

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It wasn't only their words; it was the hatred in their eyes.

 

Posted on: April 21st, 2004

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In some ways it is a depressing period in Jewish history. The American Jewish Diaspora community, or at least the non-Orthodox bulk therein, is in the process of committing cultural/national/religious suicide.

 

Posted on: April 14th, 2004

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Sunday morning, February 22, I arrived at work just in time to hear about the bus explosion in Jerusalem. Nervously, I waited for the newscaster to say where the bombing had occurred. When he said Keren Hayesod Street, I immediately dialed the Rotem law office located on that street where our son Akiva works, shaking […]

 

Posted on: April 14th, 2004

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I recently attended a luncheon lecture (courtesy of Benadore Associates) at the law offices of Milberg Weiss Bershad Haynes & Lerach LLP. I don’t often get a view of the Manhattan skyline from 40 floors above street level, and as I looked out over the city I noticed somepeople near me sadly shaking their heads. […]

 

Posted on: April 14th, 2004

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I find the news increasingly distressing. A recent headline in the Jerusalem Post’s “In Jerusalem” weekend supplement caught both my eye and my mood: “In the Doldrums.” The article was part of a two-page spread on the deterioration of Jerusalem’s downtown area. One of the Jerusalemites interviewed was a restaurateur who’s been in business since […]

 

Posted on: April 14th, 2004

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“Zo hamedina shelanu,” Osnat said to me as I bear hugged her, her sisters, her brother, her mother and her father. “This is our country,” she said with tears in her eyes as we finished burying her 20-year-old cousin, Netanel Habshoosh, a young soldier in an elite unit of the Israeli Army, murdered on Feb. […]

 

Posted on: April 14th, 2004

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In 1872 Prussian Chancellor Otto von Bismarck launched a campaign to suppress the power of the Catholic Church in Germany. This struggle, subsequently dubbed “kulturkampf,” or battle for civilization, was meant to consolidate the newly emergent Reich against the ultramontane dictates issued from Rome. The Iron Chancellor knew how feeble the national feeling in his […]

 

Posted on: April 7th, 2004

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Each year on Rosh Hashanah the Leventhals would take on a new mitzvah. They started with lighting candles on Friday night.

 

Posted on: April 7th, 2004

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"Due to recent setbacks," he began, "we must take a radically new approach. For our model, I've chosen a small country that, like us, has had to fight against large and hostile rivals: Israel."

 

Posted on: April 7th, 2004

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There is a war being waged between Judeo-Christian civilization and Islamic fundamentalist tyranny.

 

Posted on: March 31st, 2004

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If this ill-conceived plan is ever carried out it would serve as a most dangerous precedent bordering on committing national suicide.

 

Posted on: March 31st, 2004

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A bomb on a Jerusalem bus kills eight Israelis. The government is passive. In less than three hours, the street has been cleaned, the bus removed.

 

Posted on: March 31st, 2004

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The expression on the uplifted faces of those davening reflected what I suppose is sublime ecstasy, a transcendental and transfixed joy.

 

Posted on: March 31st, 2004

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While generally informative, polls can be distorted to further a political argument.

 

Posted on: March 24th, 2004

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Harriet Beecher Stowe got her anti-slavery message across so well that when President Lincoln was introduced to her he greeted her with So this is the little woman who caused the big war!

 

Posted on: March 24th, 2004

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But the most jubilant people here in the Middle East are the vast majority of the Iraqi people themselves.

 

Posted on: March 24th, 2004

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The Jew committed to moderate religious observance was the one most likely to have been impacted by the senator's candidacy.

 

Posted on: March 24th, 2004

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When someone says, "That's stupid," the next words spoken are often, "Not as stupid as George Bush."

 

Posted on: March 24th, 2004

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Imagine! Shimon Peres - perennial antagonist of the settlers, self-appointed apologist for Arafat, tireless defender of the Arabs - had suddenly sprouted feathers of a different color.

 

Posted on: March 17th, 2004

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After his death, his followers - most of whom were simple fishermen and artisans - lived on in Galilee and Jerusalem.

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