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Mets First Win of 2012 Is Over Kosher Dogs

29 Shevat 5772 – February 22, 2012
Brooklyn Federal Judge Jack Weinstein ruled that the NY Mets have the right to restrict Kosher Sports Inc. from selling their products on the Jewish Sabbath, citing a contract between the two entities that does not explicitly guarantee weekend sales
FBI Director Robert Mueller

Mueller Appeased Arab Groups on 1000 “Offensive” FBI Documents

29 Shevat 5772 – February 21, 2012
It turns out the FBI is using training materials that are inaccurate and offensive to Muslims. So the bureau's chief told an assembly of Muslim organizations about the removal of about 1 percent of the total number of training documents produced by the FBI. Except it also turns out that some of the folks Mueller assembled were not themselves so inoffensive…
The Kosher Sports stand at the Mets' Citi Field

Kosher Food Vendor Suing the Mets

one might ask why, if you go out to the ballgame on a Friday night instead of hitting the nearest shul for Kabbalat Shabbat, you would need your hot dogs to be kosher? But that's not what this high-powered law suit is about...
President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu in the Oval Office.

Obama’s Meeting with Netanyahu a Last Ditch Effort to Halt Allied Attack on Iran

At stake is nothing short of an all out effort on the part of Israel, Britain, France, and the US, to squash, militarily, the Iranian nuclear program. In a regional mood that's becoming reminiscent of the days before Desert Shield, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf states, as well as Russia, will likely, if tacitly, support and encourage an attack on Iran. What we may be seeing in the days leading up to the Obama and Netanyahu March 5 meeting, is a president being dragged, against his best intentions, into a new, hot war.
Sopher Rabbi Moshe Druin

Yakima Congregation Reveres Ancient Torah Saved from the Holocaust

27 Shevat 5772 – February 20, 2012
Jewish scribe Rabbi Moshe Druin discovers a Torah that was rescued from Prague, after being stashed "for safety" by the Nazis.
Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum appearing on "CBS This Morning."

Santorum: Obama Wants a Nuclear Iran

Anyone seeking to find daylight between the Republican and Democrat positions on Israel will get plenty of it now, with the Conservative challenger to the mainstream Republican presidential candidate. Has Israel (and the Jewish voter) found a potential, unexpected ally in the White House?
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie (L) talks during a news conference with senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh during their meeting at the headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood movement in Cairo December 26, 2011.

Muslim Brotherhood to Pick Presidential Candidate in 48 Hours, Continued Peace Doubtful

27 Shevat 5772 – February 19, 2012
The Muslim Brotherhood is feeling ripe for a planned takeover of Egypt, following which everything we've known about Israel-Egyptian relations may have to be scrapped.

Award Winning Documentary Exposes Anti-Israel Incitement Heading for US Campuses

Professor Alan Dershowitz: “Films like Crossing the Line play a critical role in the information process by spotlighting basic truths about the Arab-Israeli conflict that are often ignored. When students hear false allegations of apartheid or human rights disasters that don’t exist, they will now have the resources to respond in an informed and effective manner.”
The map of Mont Vernon, NH, with Jew Pond

NH Town to Vote on Changing Name of Jew Pond

The Watertown Daily Times of New Hampshire reported Saturday that voters in the small town of Mont Vernon, NH, will have the final say...
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with a Chinese delegation Saturday.

China, Russia, Hizbullah, Amal, Back Assad’s “Reform and Consolidation” of Syria

26 Shevat 5772 – February 18, 2012
While the world is shocked and enraged by the brutality of Syria's military assault on its own civilians, President Bashar al-Assad is not without friends, both faraway and next-door.
Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky

JAFI Bosses Making Record Salaries While Employee Pay Is Cut

24 Shevat 5772 – February 17, 2012
Should a JAFI fund raiser make close to a quarter million dollars? Well, whether he should or shouldn't, Sharansky's money man takes home the second-largest paycheck in the world of Jewish not-for-profits, at a time when JAFI is facing a financial crisis.

Save Your Frustration For Your Legislator

One thing that I consistently encounter when discussing affordable Jewish education is frustration and blame. The frustration comes from parents and others intimately involved in Jewish education.

Obama Seeks Continued Funding of UNESCO, Despite Recognition of ‘Palestine’

24 Shevat 5772 – February 16, 2012
"The Department of State intends to work with Congress to seek legislation that would provide authority to waive restrictions on paying the U.S. assessed contributions to UNESCO," says a footnote in the budget that the White House submitted to Congress this month.

Secret Posthumous Mormon Baptism of Holocaust Victims, Jewish Leaders

22 Shevat 5772 – February 15, 2012
The secret posthumous baptism of key Jewish figures by the Mormon church has caused outrage in the Jewish community and led to an apology by Mormon leaders.

Florida Loves Israel – A Student Conference in Tallahassee

20 Shevat 5772 – February 12, 2012
The Florida Loves Israel conference fulfills the dream of young, passionate Jews in Florida to create a unified voice in support of Israel.

Oprah Winfrey Impressed by Religious Jews

16 Shevat 5772 – February 9, 2012
After a day with Lubavitch Hasidim, Oprah Winfrey says Jewish Life offers a wealth of lessons for the world.

Round-The-Clock Prayers For Rav Elyashiv

16 Shevat 5772 – February 8, 2012
JERUSALEM – Thousands gathered at Shaare Tzedek Medical Center, the Kotel and yeshivot across Israel Tuesday praying for Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv – Yosef Shalom ben Chaya Mousha – the 101-year-old leading contemporary authority on Jewish law who was in a medically induced coma after suffering kidney and lung failure.

Concerns Mount Over Possible Iran-Backed Terror Attacks On American Soil

WASHINGTON – When America’s top intelligence official said that Iran’s regime is considering attacks on U.S. soil, he cited a single incident and qualified the assessment with a “probably.”

Warning: Iran Targets Jewish and Israeli Establishments in US

13 Shevat 5772 – February 5, 2012
News of an increased threat on Jewish and Israeli targets across North America comes at the same time as predictions of an imminent and detailed Israeli attack on Iranian nuclear facilities arise.

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9 Shevat 5772 – February 1, 2012
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