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These ‘Cynical Elections,’ and the Moses-Amalek Face-Off
 
Rabbi Boteach Shoots Back at Critics and Call Susan Rice a ‘Bully’ [video]

March 2, 2015 - 10:02 AM
 
Bibi Wan vs. Darth Obama [video]

March 2, 2015 - 8:48 AM
 
Israeli PM Netanyahu Arrives in US to Speak at AIPAC, Congress on Iran

March 2, 2015 - 7:12 AM
 
IDF Central Command Springs Surprise ‘Readiness’ Drill in Judea, Samaria

March 2, 2015 - 6:38 AM
 
Ban Ki-moon Greets 1,500 Jewish Teens at Chabad CTeen Convention

March 2, 2015 - 12:22 AM
 
Egypt Formally Designates Hamas as Terrorist Entity

March 1, 2015 - 10:00 PM
 
V’nahafoch Hu! Jeffrey Goldberg Reverses Himself on Bibi, Obama and the Iran Deal

March 1, 2015 - 7:41 PM
 
Anti-Israel Group To Attack Netanyahu With Bus Ads Throughout His DC Visit

March 1, 2015 - 7:25 PM
 
The Human Price of Operation Protective Edge

March 1, 2015 - 7:02 PM
 
Tzohar Launches New Prenuptial Agreement

March 1, 2015 - 5:21 PM
 
Netanyahu’s Speech to Congress – Blocked from U.S. Prime Time, Perfect for Israel

March 1, 2015 - 4:49 PM
 
Bayit Yehudi Wants Edmond Levy Report Adopted by Govt

March 1, 2015 - 3:41 PM
 
Beitar JM Soccer Team Owner Shot

March 1, 2015 - 3:33 PM
 
Herzog-Livni Desperate in Face of Negative Polls

March 1, 2015 - 1:53 PM
 
Netanyahu Flies to New York and Washington for ‘Fateful’ Speech

March 1, 2015 - 1:19 PM
 
Kuwait Paper: Obama Threatened to Fire on Israeli Planes Attacking Iran

March 1, 2015 - 12:48 PM
 
Snow Forecast This Week for all 50 States [video]

March 1, 2015 - 12:09 PM
 
Answer This American Jewish Poll: Should Bibi Speak to Congress?

March 1, 2015 - 11:35 AM
 
German Police Detain Islamists in Security Threat

March 1, 2015 - 9:58 AM
 
Obama on Collision Course with Senate Bill on Iran Deal

March 1, 2015 - 9:15 AM
 
Desert Fantasy Or Dark Reality? Kuwaiti Paper Says Obama Threatened To Fire On Israeli Jets Attacking Iran

March 1, 2015 - 12:37 AM
 
California Homeowner’s Display: Hatred of Israel and US, Waves PA Flag

February 28, 2015 - 11:02 PM
 
Senate Resolution Unanimously Welcomes Netanyahu

February 28, 2015 - 10:43 PM
 
Latest Election Poll

February 28, 2015 - 10:18 PM
 
Kerry Warns Abbas Not to Break Security Ties with Israel

February 28, 2015 - 10:02 PM
 
Netanyahu Visits Western Wall before Leaving for US

February 28, 2015 - 9:27 PM
 
Three Car Crash Near Beit Shemesh

February 28, 2015 - 9:21 PM
 
Russian Opposition Blames Putin For Murder Of Jewish Politician Boris Nemtsov

February 28, 2015 - 9:03 PM
 
Golan Heights Winery Wins Medals at International Wine Competition

February 28, 2015 - 8:18 PM
 
Israel Arabs Greet Herzog and Livni with PA Flags and Fist Fights

February 28, 2015 - 8:08 PM
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Trump Place Condominiums
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

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Ya gotta' love the NY Post. Where else will you find a report on a "high-rise holy war" at the Trump Place Condominiums, where "one man's straw Sukkot" is driving the neighbors bonkers?

The US earlier had proposed a limited no-fly zone in Syria to enable rebels to train and receive arms in Jordan without aerial interference by Assad
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

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Why would Saudi Arabia support Israel instead of attacking it? Forbes' Peter Cohan argues that Saudi Arabia is dominated by Sunnis, while Iran’s ayatollahs are the Sunni's sworn enemies, the Shi’ites. Saudi Arabia’s rage against the Shi’ites exceeds its dislike of its Jewish neighbors.

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Supporters of the Assad family
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

News & ViewsMiddle East

The Syrian military continues to pound opposition strongholds as voting stations opened around the country to decide on a new constitution.

Israel on US college campuses
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

News & ViewsUS

The Friends Seminary of New York was unwilling to cancel the scheduled appearance of Gilad Atzmon, even after learning that he was a virulent anti-Semite who questions the Holocaust but believes that it may be true that Jews kill Christians to use their blood for religious purposes. But they have canceled my appearance because they didn't like the tone of a private letter that I wrote to them that was critical of the Headmaster's failure to comply with his promises.

One of the victims of Saturday's anti-Semitic attack being wheeled in for treatment.
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Police investigating the violent assault on two soldiers on Shabbat in Haifa now believe the attack was not carried out for nationalist reasons, as they originally assumed, but resulted instead from mistaken identity. Still, the accounts of both victims about anti-Semitic slurs that accompanied the brutal blows cannot be brushed aside.

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Kadima Party leader Tzipi Livni
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

The first Israeli pol to be taking a ride on the back of the Supreme Court's decision to kill the Tal Law is stating her motivation bluntly: "I'm sick and tired of hearing that it's impossible to implement the law, because the Haredim or the Arabs don't want to join." Being sick and tired can be a recipe for political success in Israel – provided you don't face a field of multiple opponents who are all equally disgruntled.

 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

IDF Radio reported that Jerusalem District Police has put out a red alert Sunday morning, in anticipation of a possible renewal of disturbances on Temple Mount and East Jerusalem. One Palestinian who attacked a small IDF unit was killed on Shabbat and 14 were wounded during a violent demonstration. Initial investigation into the event concluded […]

Strauss Israel CEO Zion Balas (left), appearing before the Knesset Economic Affairs Committee.
 

Posted on: February 26th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

It's not nearly as funny as it sounds, though. Israeli food products are the costliest in the Western world, and that goes practically across the board. The reason appears simple enough: lack of competition for the country's food behemoth, the Strauss Group.

Weisbord-022412-Weinberg
 

Posted on: February 24th, 2012

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Thanks to her efforts, domestic violence is now on the national Jewish agenda. But the Rebbetzin didn’t simply raise awareness; she opened safe houses across the country, trained volunteers to provide emotional, physical and financial support and always made herself available for comfort, advice, and direction.

(l. to r.) EVC Malcolm Hoenlein, Rabbi Abraham Lubinsky, and Congressmen Eliot Engel and Jerald Nadler looking at desecrated gravestones.
 

Posted on: February 24th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

A rock throwing Arab mob attacked on Friday a group that included Congressmen Elliot Engel and Jerald Nadler. The two legislators from New York State were on tour of the Mount of Olives Cemetery, along with Executive Vice Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations Malcolm Hoenlein, and Rabbis Abraham and Menachem Lubinsky, founders of the International Committee for the Preservation of Har HaZeitim. Their tour was guided by JewishPress.com Managing Editor Yishai Fleisher.

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Posted on: February 24th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

According to the Iranian Christian news organization Mohabat News, Iranian authorities began to systematically seize and destroy Bibles after a Shiite cleric issued an urgent warning about the spread of Christianity. Mohabat reported that authorities in northwestern Iran have so far seized 6,500 Bibles. A state official said of the seizure: “All religions are strengthening […]

MK Danny Danon (Likud) at a demonstration.
 

Posted on: February 24th, 2012

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Qatar is going all out to assemble a major conference next week, with 350 representatives from Arab and Islamic countries, who will discuss "the legal status of Jerusalem before and after the Israeli occupation." The funny thing is that Palestinian Knesset members who will be spewing their venom at the conference, decrying Israeli crimes against humanity, yada, yada, yada, will be the only democratically elected officials. Is this a fun region or what?

peace-dove
 

Posted on: February 24th, 2012

News & ViewsIsrael

Some days you just have to love Israelis, who take time out of their busy schedules to express their love thine enemy thing online.

 

Posted on: February 24th, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

The AP reported that the European Union is working on regulations that would shut out Iran’s banks from the financial clearinghouse SWIFT, which is used by virtually every country in the world. The move is part of an unprecedented escalation of economic pressure by the United States and the EU meant to halt Iran’s suspected […]

 

Posted on: February 24th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The Toronto Star reported that researcher Helen Radkey, a former Mormon who revealed the Wiesenthal baptisms, said this week she found Anne Frank’s name in proxy baptism records dated Feb. 18, showing the ritual was performed in the Dominican Republic. The new allegation came just a week after the LDS apologized for posthumously baptizing the […]

 

Posted on: February 24th, 2012

News & ViewsNews Briefs

The Security Council statement, read to the media, “condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist attack in New Delhi, India, aimed at Israel’s diplomatic personnel, which resulted in injuries to diplomatic personnel and civilians, and the recent attempted terrorist attack in Tbilisi, Georgia.” The Council also “reaffirmed that terrorism in all its forms and manifestations […]

Brigadier General Rabbi Rafi Peretz at the Siach Yitzhak yeshiva in Gush Etzion.
 

Posted on: February 23rd, 2012

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On the heels of the Supreme Court's annulment of the Tal Law, and following weeks of harsh debates over the coerced participation of religious soldiers in IDF sponsored concerts with women singers, the IDF Chief Rabbi admitted Thursday that despite his liberal ruling on the matter, soldiers should be allowed to avoid entertainment they find religiously problematic.

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Embattled Baba Amr neighborhood in Homs, Syria, in flames.
 

Posted on: February 23rd, 2012

News & ViewsMiddle East

The Syrian army's assault on Homs enters its 20th day and resulted in the deaths of 80 people on Wednesday, including 3 journalists...A UN report accuses "officials at the highest level of government" of committing "crimes against humanity and other gross human right violations"...Egypt recalls its ambassador...Saudi Arabia blasts Syria and Russia...Free Syrian Army is turning away jihadists...Republican presidential hopefuls join growing chorus of voices that support arming the opposition.

Prime Minister Netanyahu with Presidents Conference Executive Vice Chairman Malcolm Hoenlein.
 

Posted on: February 23rd, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

Malcolm Hoenlein: “While I choose not to reveal their names, they [Arab leaders] have all expressed serious concern about Iran and are interested in making peace with Israel. They are serious about what they say and proof of that has been seen in recent weeks, as you don’t hear many of these leaders raise the Palestinian issue against Israel in our discussions or in the headlines.”

Where can you find large quantities of Kosher food in Malta?
 

Posted on: February 23rd, 2012

News & ViewsGlobal

At least it took a while, since somehow the organizers of this 4-day event for 120 European Jewish young professionals didn't realize they would all insist on eating kosher food. In Malta? It took a few heroic feats to straighten out that one…

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