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Knesset Christian Allies and the Sinai Option
 
Not So Kosher Shemittah L’Mehadrin

October 24, 2014 - 3:42 PM
 
US Bans Embassy Personnel from Part of Jerusalem Light Rail Route

October 24, 2014 - 1:00 PM
 
Two Israeli Women Killed in Nepal Bus Crash

October 24, 2014 - 12:05 PM
 
Women of the Wall Smuggle Tiny Torah Scroll to Western Wall

October 24, 2014 - 11:10 AM
 
New York Doctor Infected with Ebola [video]

October 24, 2014 - 9:46 AM
 
Tearful Message from Baby Terror Victim’s Grandfather

October 24, 2014 - 9:35 AM
 
Romney and Joe Lieberman to Address Israel-Americans in Washington

October 24, 2014 - 8:59 AM
 
Arab Rioters Attack Jewish-owned Buildings in Old City [video]

October 24, 2014 - 6:17 AM
 
J Street U Blames Jews for Terrorist’s Murderous Rampage

October 24, 2014 - 1:25 AM
 
Boko Haram Kidnaps Another 25 Nigerian Girls

October 24, 2014 - 1:03 AM
 
New York City Hospital Testing Patient for Ebola Virus

October 23, 2014 - 11:46 PM
 
Arabs Continue Terror with Rock Attacks in Jerusalem

October 23, 2014 - 8:05 PM
 
Netanyahu Convenes Top Brass in Jerusalem Over Terror Attack

October 23, 2014 - 8:00 PM
 
News for Israel: Boeing Sells Data, Drawings to Iran

October 23, 2014 - 6:22 PM
 
US-led Coalition Destroys Syrian Oil Wells

October 23, 2014 - 5:56 PM
 
Suspected Ebola Patient Quarantined in Lebanon

October 23, 2014 - 5:19 PM
 
Convicted Terrorists Still Have Drivers’ Licenses, But . . .

October 23, 2014 - 4:42 PM
 
Terror: US Pledges Support for Canada but Tells Israel to Stay Calm

October 23, 2014 - 2:50 PM
 
The Shabbos Project: Jews Worldwide Keeping This Shabbos Together

October 23, 2014 - 2:45 PM
 
Israel Railways Going ‘Electric’

October 23, 2014 - 1:36 PM
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Parental Skills
 

Posted on: April 12th, 2013

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When our kid was little, I used to remark on all the skills I was acquiring, which probably had no application whatsoever outside the child-rearing tasks. I could hold the baby in the crook of one arm, feed her with the same hand, and at the same time open the fridge and uncork a bottle […]

How Can You Tell?
 

Posted on: April 11th, 2013

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The caption that accompanies this picture, made available by The Jewish Press’ image provider Flash90, goes: Birtzeit University students loyal to Fatah celebrate their victory over Hamas in the university elections, next to the Birzeit University campus near the West Bank city of Ramallah, on April 10, 2013. Fatah won 23 seats out of the […]

Omer
 

Posted on: April 10th, 2013

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Did you count the Omer last night? This is what it looks like. It’s harvest time in a field near the central Israeli town of Modi’in. For almost 30 years, I used to experience the conflict between the second day of Passover and the first day of the Passover Chol Hamo’ed (intermediary days between the holiday’s first […]

Guard Cats and Crows
 

Posted on: April 9th, 2013

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The streets of many Israeli cities are monitored by large clowders of cats, who receive their daily appointed meals from little old ladies. Those ladies are known for communicating much better with felines than with humans. Israeli cats are renowned for their acapella singing, especially these days, in springtime, when the singing becomes even more […]

What My Dad Did in the War
 

Posted on: April 8th, 2013

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In 1987 someone rummaging in a second hand bookstore in Vienna came across a set of about 400 color slides. Upon examination, they turned out to be images of the Lodz ghetto, taken by Walter Genewein, the Nazis’ chief accountant. After Genewein died, his companion sold the pictures to the bookstore in Vienna. From there, […]

What the US Military Remembers
 

Posted on: April 7th, 2013

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This is a menorah of remembrance which will be lit inside the Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base chapel in Alaska during Holocaust Remembrance Day. According to the Pentagon website, Holocaust Remembrance Day commemorates the Jews who perished in internment camps under the hand of Nazi Germany. Internment camps? Really? Makes you think they died from the […]

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Graves in the Snow
 

Posted on: April 5th, 2013

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The Israeli delegation walking at the Jewish cemetery in Warsaw, Poland, as part of the March of the Living, April 04, 2013. The March of the Living is an annual educational program that brings students from around the world to Poland, where they trace some remnant evidence of the Holocaust. On Holocaust Memorial Day (Yom […]

The Promise of '42'
 

Posted on: April 4th, 2013

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President Barack Obama talks with Rachel Robinson, a former nurse and the widow of baseball player Jackie Robinson. Jack Roosevelt Robinson was to baseball what Barack Hussein Obama was to politics, so it made sense that the president watch the movie “42,” named after the number on the back of the man who changed baseball, […]

Ready for Summer
 

Posted on: April 3rd, 2013

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This is the Herzliya, Israel, beach, in early March. Everything is ready for summer. Let’s go!

Priests Galore
 

Posted on: March 31st, 2013

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On March 28, 2013, Chol Hamoed Pesach (the intermediary days of Passover), thousands assembled in front of the Western Wall to receive a mega-blessing from a very large group of cohanim (Jewish priests). One of the lovely discoveries a religious Jewish person makes when arriving in Israel, is that the priestly blessing, which in the […]

Redemption of a Firstborn Donkey
 

Posted on: March 29th, 2013

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A man holds a donkey foal (baby donkey) after the ceremony of “The Redemption of the First Born Donkey,” or “Pidyon Peter Chamor” in Hebrew. Jerusalem, March 28, 2013. A firstborn donkey must be redeemed by a sheep, which is given to the Kohen. If this redemption is not performed, we must break the foal’s […]

Perfect Silhouette
 

Posted on: March 28th, 2013

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It takes a photographer’s eye to catch this kind of image. This Haredi man was walking on the walls of Jerusalem’s Old City near Damascus Gate on Chol Hamoed, March 27, 2013, and for an instant looked like a two-dimensional cardboard figure. Inspired.

Obama Passover 2013 1
 

Posted on: March 26th, 2013

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Ever since his first campaign for President, President Obama has been running a Passover Seder, in which he celebrates the holiday of the Israel’s freedom, along with staff members and their families. Along with the Seder, President Obama released this official statement:   Statement from the President on Passover As we prepare for our fifth […]

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Passover, 1910
 

Posted on: March 25th, 2013

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This picture was taken either during the Popkin family Seder in Duluth, in 1910, or right before the holiday. It’s difficult to imagine someone just snapping a photograph at the seder back then, because it probably required a very large apparatus, as well as a strong source of light, which probably didn’t go well with […]

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Floating Might
 

Posted on: March 24th, 2013

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This is the Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, USS George H.W. Bush, performing maritime support operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility, the Mediterranean Sea. It can deliver American power to any corner of the world within days. It is the power behind the speeches President Barack Obama delivered […]

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Arctic Obama
 

Posted on: March 22nd, 2013

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Green Peace activists climbed the Chords Bridge at the entrance to Jerusalem, March 21, 2013, to hang a banner saying “Obama Stop Arctic drilling,” just as the U.S. President’s entourage was entering the city. Police arrested eight Green Peace activists who chained themselves to the same bridge, demanding Obama halt exploratory drilling in the Arctic. […]

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Copycat
 

Posted on: March 21st, 2013

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Walking on the tarmac Wednesday afternoon, President Barack Obama took of his jacket and wore it, businessman style, over his shoulder. So, moments later, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also took off his jacket and carried it businessman style. For a couple of minutes it was clear that Bibi was taken aback by his guest’s wardrobe […]

Dry Run
 

Posted on: March 20th, 2013

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These Israeli children are practicing their enthusiastic and totally spontaneous waving of Israeli and American in a rehearsal outside the President’s Residence in Jerusalem, March 19, 2013, a day ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama’s visit. And now, a song from my favorite recording artist, Mr. Randy Newman. Mr. President have pity on the working man […]

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The Race for Jerusalem
 

Posted on: March 19th, 2013

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Here are Formula One Scuderia Ferrari team driver Giancarlo Fisichella (L) and Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, toasting the launch of “Jerusalem Formula The Peace Road Show” in front of Jerusalem’s old city walls. The Formula One race in Jerusalem will take place on June 13-14, 2013. Here’s the press release: Jerusalem adds another feather in […]

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Israel's Future Beauty Queen
 

Posted on: March 18th, 2013

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This little girl is gorgeous beyond words. Can’t you just hear the pageant bells?

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