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Video from IDF Take Over of #FreedomFlotilla [video]

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Pro-Israel Group: Tell Chuck Schumer Not to Cave [video]

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Funeral for Rabbi Yekutiel Menachem Rapp, obm

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Obama Extends Deadline to Make a Deal with Iran

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Victim of Palestinian Authority Shooting Attack Dies

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Tzohar Rabbinic Group Focuses on Anglo Immigrant ‘Fit’

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Netanyahu Warns World Leaders, ‘Stand Against Terrorism in Israel’

June 30, 2015 - 1:40 PM
 
US Churches to Vote on BDS Moves Against Israel, Affecting Millions

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Israel to Extend Security Fence Along Eastern Border

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Father of Terror Victim Issues Public Plea: ‘Pray For My Son’

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Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbi Yekutiel Rapp, 66, Passes

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Anti-Semitic Arson Attack Destroys Hatzolah Ambulance in Ukraine

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Bad Terror Attack Near Shvut Rachel

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Terrorists Assassinate Egypt’s Attorney General

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Flotilla Boat Arrives in Ashdod Port

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Statement from the Office of Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

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Pro-Israel Rally at UNHRC in Geneva

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Fears Grow of Assad Waging Last-Stand Deadly Chemical Attack

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Netanyahu: Nuclear Talks Going From ‘Bad Agreement to Worse’

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Posted on: June 30th, 2015

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Anna Henriques, who hopes to one day head back to Jamaica, says, “Rabbi Raskin must be willing to respect what exists in Jamaica. The way to the future is to gently bring in the traditions of the past and at the same time embrace the idiosyncrasies of the Jamaican people.”

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Posted on: June 29th, 2015

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It may be that seeking to connect with the past is rooted in the impermanence and impersonality of modern life.

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Posted on: June 25th, 2015

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Everyone in the kehilla can get involved, she added, and mothers can network with each other.

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Posted on: June 22nd, 2015

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With the danger of being discovered always a possibility, the partisans not only moved around in the forest, but also eliminated any collaborators.

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Posted on: June 18th, 2015

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Many properly cite Innocents as evidence that the Arab presence in Eretz Yisrael was so inconsequential before the arrival of the Zionist pioneers as to defeat any modern Arab claim to the land.

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Posted on: June 5th, 2015

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For the Jewish community, the influx of so many world-class musicians provided a tremendous cultural stimulus and generated great pride.

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Posted on: June 2nd, 2015

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"Spot On,” our semi-regular feature on off-the-beaten-track places in Israel, takes us to the Golan

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Posted on: May 29th, 2015

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"One minute I sing a song and they go back in time to their youth."

Road sign in Russian and Yiddish greeting visitors on the road just outside Birobidzhan. (photo by Ben G. Frank)
 

Posted on: May 27th, 2015

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Birobidzhan railway station sign is the world's only one spelling the town's name in Yiddish letters

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Posted on: May 26th, 2015

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Mordechai and his men shared a strong mutual loyalty.

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Posted on: May 26th, 2015

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“Can I wear tefillin in the bathroom?” That was the question US Private Nuchim Lebensohn wrote to Mike Tress, president of the Agudath Israel Youth Council, in a letter dated November 18, 1942. Lebensohn was not your typical young American GI. Polish by birth, he was forty-three years old and married when he was drafted […]

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Posted on: May 21st, 2015

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The nations of the world left the vessel to sit rotting in the water during one of the coldest winters in decades and with its starving and freezing passengers abandoned.

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Posted on: May 8th, 2015

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If the people lacked for material things, the Pale was spiritually rich.

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Posted on: May 6th, 2015

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An avid and unapologetic eugenicist, Shaw suggested that the Nazis “make it punishable incest for a Jew to marry anyone but an Aryan.”

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Posted on: May 5th, 2015

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After camping out in tents for a year, the Maoz family needed some time out.

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Posted on: April 22nd, 2015

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Jewish Democrats did not entirely trust the son of Joseph Kennedy, a man broadly considered to be both anti-Semitic and pro-Nazi.

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Posted on: April 8th, 2015

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French thinkers of the Enlightenment were generally not pro-Semitic, to say the least.

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Posted on: April 6th, 2015

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After the last of Austria's Jews were murdered, Albert confiscated whatever Jewish property remained.

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Posted on: March 27th, 2015

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Szold was among the founders and leaders (she served on its executive committee) of Ichud (“Unity”), a political group that campaigned against the creation of an independent, sovereign Jewish state in Eretz Yisrael.

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Posted on: March 11th, 2015

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The sense of the painting is that the old man has sacrificed himself to save the boy, as whatever meager provisions exist have been provided to the child.

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