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Our Strength: Overcoming Anti-Israelism, Corruption, and Terror
 
Intel: Abdullah — the Last Hashemite King of Jordan

December 25, 2014 - 4:23 PM
 
ISIS Facebook Fans Stuck in Israel

December 25, 2014 - 3:47 PM
 
US Suspects ISIS Did Not Down Jordanian F-16

December 25, 2014 - 3:45 PM
 
Latest Election Poll

December 25, 2014 - 3:36 PM
 
Sister of American IDF Lone Soldier Killed in Summer War Makes aliyah

December 25, 2014 - 3:25 PM
 
Birthright Winter Season Begins as Thousands of Young Jews Arrive in Israel

December 25, 2014 - 2:35 PM
 
New Billboards Target NY Times for Anti-Israel Reporting

December 25, 2014 - 2:05 PM
 
Million-Dollar ‘Chocolate Bar’: First-Grade Buddies Raise Seven Figures for Rare Disease

December 25, 2014 - 1:58 PM
 
Russian Financial Crisis Spells Devastating Losses for Israeli Farmers

December 25, 2014 - 1:30 PM
 
Update: Bayit Yehudi Finally Has the Education Ministry – and Turns it Down

December 25, 2014 - 1:20 PM
 
Hamas Hold Terrorist Pow-Wow over ‘Zionist Violations’ of Cease-Fire

December 25, 2014 - 12:32 PM
 
‘Six Million More’ graffitied on Greek Jewish Cemetery

December 25, 2014 - 12:02 PM
 
IDF Arrests Terrorists and Uncovers Large Stash of Weapons near Shechem

December 25, 2014 - 11:49 AM
 
Israel Capitulates — Returns Bodies of Nar Nof Terrorists [video]

December 25, 2014 - 11:15 AM
 
CoS Gantz Dismisses Givati Battalion Commander for Sexual Harassment

December 25, 2014 - 10:58 AM
 
And the Right is Back

December 25, 2014 - 10:12 AM
 
Uri Ariel Promises to Lower Housing Costs

December 25, 2014 - 8:49 AM
 
Ban on Interfaith Teen Dating Lifted by United Synagogue Youth

December 25, 2014 - 1:59 AM
 
Al Qaeda Urges ‘Lone Wolves’ via Magazine to Attack US Airliners

December 25, 2014 - 12:50 AM
 
Belgian Minister Vows to Uphold Jewish Ritual Slaughter

December 24, 2014 - 8:50 PM
 
Michael Oren Joins Kachlon’s Party

December 24, 2014 - 8:49 PM
 
Israel Warns Hamas: ‘We Will Respond to Attacks — Forcefully”

December 24, 2014 - 8:17 PM
 
Update: Medical Emergency 101 Lines Back Up in Jerusalem

December 24, 2014 - 7:50 PM
 
Firebombs Thrown near Beit Hadassah

December 24, 2014 - 6:16 PM
 
Border Police Stop Terror Attack

December 24, 2014 - 5:08 PM
 
Hatnua Party Collapses, Herzog Buys a Cat in the Bag

December 24, 2014 - 4:43 PM
 
Likud Party Bars Netanyahu from Running as Chairman

December 24, 2014 - 3:44 PM
 
Hebrew University to Close for Christmas

December 24, 2014 - 1:15 PM
 
Alan Gross to get $3.2M Compensation

December 24, 2014 - 1:03 PM
 
Update: IDF Soldier Wounded in Gun Battle with Hamas

December 24, 2014 - 11:55 AM
 
Yisrael Beitenu Suspected of Fraud and Bribery

December 24, 2014 - 11:24 AM
 
Muslim Destroys French City’s Xmas Decorations

December 24, 2014 - 11:06 AM
 
Two Rockets Fired from Gaza

December 24, 2014 - 10:50 AM
 
Paris Synagogue Attacked

December 24, 2014 - 10:27 AM
 
Indie Theaters Rushing to get the “The Interview”

December 24, 2014 - 7:50 AM
 
PM Netanyahu Competes in International Bible Quiz

December 24, 2014 - 6:13 AM
 
Chabad of Dead Sea ‘Lights Up’ Israeli-Jordanian Border Base

December 24, 2014 - 1:46 AM
 
Will Israel Destroy Its Own Energy Independence, Break Deal with Delek, Noble Energy?

December 24, 2014 - 1:32 AM
 
A Kuwaiti Muslim’s Journey to Chanukah

December 23, 2014 - 11:42 PM
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Posted on: September 15th, 2004

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Title: The Fugu Plan: The Untold Story of the Japanese and the Jews during World War IIBy: Rabbi Marvin Tokayer and Mary SwartzPublisher: Gefen Publishing, Jerusalem, Israel     This is not a new book. It was written by Rabbi Tokayer – who resides in Brooklyn – in 1979. In this new edition, Tokayer includes […]

 

Posted on: August 11th, 2004

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Without expressing anti-Semitism or even anti-Zionism, this literary jewel of a debut novel from an Arab-Israeli expresses what it means to be a hyphenated citizen in Israel today.

 

Posted on: August 11th, 2004

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The sub-heading of this book's title is: The Exploration and Improvement of The Mother-in-Law, Daughter-in-Law Relationship, but Dr. Morris, who is writing under a pseudonym "to protect the innocent," is a well-known family therapist in Rego Park, Queens.

 

Posted on: August 4th, 2004

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If the title suggests that this is a book about Abraham Lincoln - you've been tricked!

 

Posted on: July 21st, 2004

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Try to imagine that one of those many people in Britain who had lauded the Munich Accord as a great breakthrough for peace and who were certain Hitler would never violate it had decided after World War II to publish his old articles singing praises for Munich.

 

Posted on: July 21st, 2004

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Try to imagine that one of those many people in Britain who had lauded the Munich Accord as a great breakthrough for peace and who were certain Hitler would never violate it had decided after World War II to publish his old articles singing praises for Munich.

 

Posted on: June 16th, 2004

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Rabbi Avi Weiss has become legendary for his heroic activism on behalf of Jewish causes where others are content with private lamenting.

 

Posted on: June 16th, 2004

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During the Second World War, a top-secret mission was organized to establish a military base in Greenland that would enable the recent invention of radar to be tested.

 

Posted on: June 2nd, 2004

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When a Jew becomes deathly ill, it has become the custom for that person to adopt a new name, for a name evokes great spirituality, and it is hoped that the goodness of the adopted name will bring relief.

 

Posted on: May 19th, 2004

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Of the many books The Jewish Press receives for review, a large number deal with the issue of anti-Semitism.

 

Posted on: May 12th, 2004

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When The Jewish Press reviewed the original (hardcover) edition of "A Moral Reckoning" nearly two years ago, Daniel Goldhagen was already well-known for his first book, "Hitler's Willing Executioners".

 

Posted on: April 28th, 2004

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It is rare to find a book notable for its area of concern, its contributors, its sponsorship, and its publisher. But Wisdom From All My Teachers rates high on each level.

 

Posted on: April 21st, 2004

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In The Lord of The Flies, author William Goldman told the story of how a group of children marooned on an island formed a society that descended into the depravity of progressive marginalizing some of its members.

 

Posted on: April 14th, 2004

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Although he lived his life devoid of traditional religious observance, Albert Einstein very famously stated: "I shall never believe that G-d plays dice with the world."

 

Posted on: April 7th, 2004

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Recent years have seen a flood of books on the Holocaust. The reason is that the number of survivors are dwindling, and in a few years there will be no witnesses.

 

Posted on: March 31st, 2004

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The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning by Rabbi Maurice Lamm (1969, Jonathan David Pub.) has remained a staple on Jewish bookshelves for the past 35 years.

 

Posted on: March 31st, 2004

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This is a fascinating sefer - seemingly simple, with answers easy enough for small children to understand and yet containing explanations to conundrums that have puzzled many for generations.

 

Posted on: March 3rd, 2004

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Imagine what it would feel like to discover, as an adult, that your own mother was a cold-blooded concentration-camp guard who participated even in the killing of babies in their mothers' arms?

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2004

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There is currently a major retrospective of the works of Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn at the Fine Arts Museum in Boston.

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2004

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Not everyone who imagines what Moshe Rabbeinu might have thought as he carried the Tablets down the mountain visualizes this scene in the humorous vein of a Mel Brooks.

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