Across Israel, Meir Panim responds to the growing needs of the country’s 1.75 million impoverished residents through various food and social service programs.
Posted on: June 19th, 2013News & Views → Israel
When Hidmi was released from prison after serving three years for his terror activities, he requested to complete his doctorate at Hebrew University.
Posted on: June 14th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
“I’m very happy she made the right decision for the community,” said the School Board President.
Posted on: June 13th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Florida Atlantic University has launched a website promoting diversity following complaints from Jewish groups about activities on campus by a pro-Palestinian group. The website features a video on which faculty and students describe the Boca Raton school as diverse and open to students of all faiths. The video was created after meetings between the university […]
Posted on: June 4th, 2013News & Views → Israel
An ancient frog can now be added to Israel’s history. The “painted frog,” though to be extinct, turns out to be a descendant of a one million-old frog.
Posted on: June 4th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
When did the word "Jews" become verboten?
Posted on: June 2nd, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
“We have been taught to open our eyes and see the myriad number of concerns that need to be addressed and repaired in our community."
Posted on: May 31st, 2013News & Views → Global
Marijuana is known to have therapeutic qualities. A Tel Aviv Univ. professor now says a very low dosage of grass also can prevent brain damage. A new study may reach the same conclusion for the heart.
Posted on: May 30th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The Federation of French-speaking Students in Belgium (FEF), a body boasting some 120,000 students in the country, has almost unanimously called for “a freezing of relations with Israeli universities.” The move was initiated by the University of Louvain (UCL), according to Belgian daily newspaper Le Soir. The 2012 the General Assembly of the Louvain students […]
Posted on: May 28th, 2013News & Views → Middle East
Two Claremont Colleges conducted investigations: Pitzer exonerated its Students for Justice in Palestine members and pilloried a Jewish Israeli faculty member from the other school, while Claremont Mckenna found the Pitzer students and the faculty member behaved poorly.
Posted on: May 27th, 2013News & Views → Local
But was it a victory or a pity prom?
Posted on: May 26th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Israeli Finance Minister Yair Lapid will grant nearly $14 million in aid to Ariel University. The money, which was pledged by the previous finance minister, Yuval Steinitz, will be transferred in two stages, Haaretz reported Sunday. Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein earlier this year blocked the transfer of the money, which had been approved during the […]
Posted on: May 23rd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The recommendations determine new rules for sharing the security burden equally.
Posted on: May 20th, 2013News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
Barbra Streisand is a great singer. She also played the part of a young woman disguised as a male yeshiva student in ‘Yentl.” Soon, Hebrew U. will grant her an honorary degree in philosophy.
Posted on: May 19th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
The media accentuate the negative and violent acts of a very small minority, over the mature and calm behavior of the vast majority of Haredim.
Posted on: May 14th, 2013News & Views → Jewish
Sheriff's officers handcuffed Kolko and took him to the County Jail.
Posted on: May 13th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The Israeli Presidential Conference that Stephen Hawking is boycotting because of the “occupation” of supposed Palestinian land has drawn in the past none other than several senior Palestinian Authority officials, including one who two weeks ago said he would like to drop a nuclear bomb in Israel. Thanks to a bit of Internet homework by […]
Posted on: May 12th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The truth won’t let the politically correct head stay buried in the sand. The Jewish Press report two weeks ago of an ugly link between the Boston bombers and an unsolved triple murder bears fruit.
Posted on: May 11th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The veteran supporter of anti-Israel causes joined British academics who shared with Hawking their disappointment with his going to Jerusalem.
Posted on: May 10th, 2013News & Views → Middle East
The players include several perfect archetypes, and the situation is a classic one.
Posted on: May 9th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Jerusalem
Yes, they've won a battle, a long one at that—but the war is far from over.
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