As Purim approaches, thousands of Israeli children and families grapple with poverty
About the Author: Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu is a graduate in journalism and economics from The George Washington University. He has worked as a cub reporter in rural Virginia and as senior copy editor for major Canadian metropolitan dailies. Tzvi wrote for Arutz Sheva for several years before joining the Jewish Press.
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It’s Purim and Iran’s planning nuclear genocide against Israel. This might be an appropriate Video of the Day. On the other hand, it might not be an appropriate Video of the Day too. It’s tough to tell on Purim.
There were no airs about him. Rav Moshe was affectionately known as the Gaon of Normalcy.
Israel’s Channel 2 television network thought Herzog’s remarks constituted elections propaganda.
Israel’s full sovereignty over a united Jerusalem is the only path for true peace in the region.
The house, which is made up of simple mortar and stone walls that was cut into a rocky hillside, was first discovered in the 1880s by nuns at the Sisters of Nazareth convent.
Ron Dermer responds to Netanyahu critics following Netanyahu’s speech.
Over and over, the text tells us about “keeping” Shabbat, about holiness, and a covenant – but why?
Secy of State John Kerry updates media on the progress made in talks with Iran in Switzerland before leaving for the US; talks resume on March 15.
Aharon’s guilt with the golden calf is not clear-cut. What if Moshe were in his brother’s place?
Across Eastern Europe, more than a million Jews were killed by Nazi paramilitary death squads called “Einsatzgruppen,” and their bodies were thrown into mass graves. Many of these grave sites remained unmentioned and untouched for decades. On the Fast of Esther, Father Desbois joins Yishai to convey a message of Jewish strength. Then, VOI’s Binyamin Nakonechny joins Yishai in-studio to tell stories and play music in preparation for the Purim holiday — and in keeping with the verse from the Book of Esther: “The Jews had light and gladness and joy and honor.”
The Sabbath is a full dress rehearsal for an ideal society that has not yet come to pass-but will
Researchers at the University of Haifa find that it is better for customer service employees to express positive emotions rather than show neutrality in their work.
Palestinian Authority and PLO Chairman Mahmoud Abbas says Israel will never be accepted as a Jewish State, but played coy about security issues.
Ferguson police officer cleared by Justice Department of civil rights charges in shooting of Michael Brown.
When Hashem told Moshe of the option to destroy the people and make him and his descendants into a great nation, Hashem was telling Moshe that it is up to him.
Andrea Shea King singled out the Black Congressional Caucus in a racist rant.
The anti-Bibi barrage last week cost him a grand total of two seats, which went to other parties but not to Bujie and Tzipi.
She was brought to tears and “saddened by the insult to the intelligence of the United States.”
The Prime Minister showed AIPAC a map of Iranian-backed Hezbollah attacks in five different continents.
If Iran is serious, Netanyahu can skip his speech and tell the Air Force to rev up its engines.
The anti-Netanyahu crowd, in the spirit of topsy-turvy Purim, drummed up support for his speech.
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