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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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Sen. Charles Schumer said Thursday that the Senate will vote today on reauthorizing the Violence against Women Act, but the measure faces trouble if it passes in the upper chamber, as expected. The law was passed in 1994 but expired in 2011 after being reauthorized twice. The major disputes between the Senate and the House […]

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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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The Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) campaign against SodaStream could hurt Palestinian Authority Arabs more than the company. SodaStream markets a gadget that turns tap water into carbonated drinks, and its $3.7 million ad campaign during the Super Bowl spread the word while also aggravating BSD activists. One of its factories is located in “occupied” Maaleh […]

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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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France has decorated World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder with the order of officer of the Legion of Honor, the highest decoration in France. French President Francois Hollande called Lauder “a man of peace, of culture and of commitment” during Wednesday’s ceremony at the Elysse Palace in Paris. “You travel the world, and you convey […]

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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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If the European Union really is serious about stopping anti-Semitism, it should stop its own funding of recipients that promote hatred against Jews and Israel, British writer and commentator Douglas Murray told EU officials in Brussels. Writing for the Gatestone Institute Thursday, Murray pointed out that donations by the EU and European groups and nations […]

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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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A Far Rockaway synagogue president and Young Israel leader delivered an impassioned plea to the New York City Council’s Committee on Finance Thursday to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act and allow aid to be given to houses of worship affected by Hurricane Sandy. Chaim Leibtag, the Chief Operating Officer […]

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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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The Obama administration’s offer for direct talks with Iran on its nuclear program is “a cunning move” that reflects a forked tongue, Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei charged on Thursday. He threw back in Joe Biden’s face a statement the Vice President made in Munich Wednesday that “the ball is in the government […]

 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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The legislative body of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) is talking with the Islamic Jihad terrorist organization to allow it to run in elections as part of the movement to unite it with fellow terrorists in Hamas and with the Fatah party, headed by Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas. The union would make it even […]

Chloé Simone Valdary
 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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Do not fear the bombastic speeches of the evil anti-Semites, for though they stand as giants before you, their voices will soon fade

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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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The New York Board of Rabbis will name Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera “Man of the Year” and will award him a free trip to Israel. Rivera, the record-holder for most career saves, was chosen because of his philanthropic efforts and extensive relief work for Panama through his church, said Rabbi Joseph Potasnik, the executive vice […]

Yesh Atid Chairman Yair Lapid with MK Rabbi Shai Peron, one of the party's two Orthodox leaders.
 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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"The study of Torah cannot become an excuse not to study math and English, not to serve the homeland, and not to work for a living."

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Modi'in Culture Hall Director Dina Peled.
 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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"We were shocked by the incident, but apparently it was just the beginning."

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Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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A correspondent for the Financial Times apologized for suggesting that Israel may have bribed Bulgaria to frame Hezbollah. “Sincere apologies and regret for ill-conceived tweet yesterday about Israel and Bulgaria,” Borzou Daragahi, the London-based newspaper’s Middle East and North Africa correspondent, wrote Wednesday on Twitter. The previous day Daragahi had tweeted, “I don’t doubt Hezbollah/Iran […]

 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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Richard Herman, who died last November at the age of 100, left $28 million to the Greater Washington social service agency Family Matters. Tonya Smallwood, the president and CEO of Family Matters, at a news conference Wednesday called the bequeathal one of the largest donations ever received from a single donor to a D.C. social […]

Israeli's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shaking hands with Labor party leader Shelly Yachimovich, who is flanked by Naftali Bennett to her right and Yair Lapid to her left.
 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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The Likud is only using Bennett's party to bring down Yair Lapid's price.

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Shabbat Circa. 1979
 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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This is so cool (our friend Yishai Fleischer would probably say): LCDR John Rosenblatt conducts Jewish Sabbath services in the chapel aboard the aircraft carrier USS Independence (CV-62), July 28, 1979. LCDR is abbr. for lieutenant commander. The fifth USS Independence (CV/CVA-62) is a Forrestal-class aircraft carrier of the United States Navy. It was the fourth and […]

Chuck Hagel, nominee to become U.S. Secretary of Defense
 

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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"Until the committee receives full and complete answers, it cannot in good faith determine whether you should be confirmed as secretary of defense."

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Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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An IDF officer training to be a pilot discovered he had cancer, but he conquered the disease and now has graduated from  Israel Air Force’s Flight Academy’s tough course. “Lt. T,” who declined being interviewed by media, completed the course despite long stretches in the hospital. The IDF published his story to note World Cancer […]

 

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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A correspondent for the Financial Times apologized for suggesting that Israel may have bribed Bulgaria to framed Hizbullah. “Sincere apologies and regret for ill-conceived tweet yesterday about Israel and Bulgaria,” Borzou Daragahi, the London-based newspaper’s Middle East and North Africa correspondent, wrote Wednesday on Twitter. The previous day Daragahi had tweeted, “I don’t doubt Hezbollah/Iran […]

 

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has found a true partner in Cairo, where he thanked Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Wednesday for his support to win United Nations General Assembly approval to recognize the PA as a non-member observer state. Abbas did not miss the opportunity to flatter, or at least to try to flatter, […]

NY State Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin (R,C-Melrose)
 

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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GOP Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin previously has likened Gov. Andrew Cuomo to Julius Caesar. Today he compared him with Hitler and quickly apologized – after the damage, mostly to himself, was done.

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