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Spiritual Cafe: Jacob Returns to the Promise Land
Court Sentences Jew for Arson Attack on Jewish-Arab School

December 1, 2015 - 2:10 PM
Palestinian Authority Government Incites Arab Women in Media Campaign

December 1, 2015 - 1:15 PM
UPDATE: German Store Sells ‘Made in Israeli’ Goods from Settlements

December 1, 2015 - 12:57 PM
Supreme Court Cancels Terrorist Home Demolition

December 1, 2015 - 12:41 PM
Chassidic New Year’s Celebrations Cheer Up Israel, Cities Around the World

December 1, 2015 - 12:06 PM
Security Passes Being Scrutinized in Paris Airport

December 1, 2015 - 10:48 AM
Rabbinic Court Permits Wedding 2nd Wife over 1st Wife’s Dementia

December 1, 2015 - 10:44 AM
Arab with Knife Caught Near Efrat, Attempted Stabbing Near Einav, Terrorist Killed

December 1, 2015 - 10:26 AM
Lebanon-al Nusra Prisoner Exchange Has Begun

December 1, 2015 - 9:33 AM
Jerusalem Light Rail Attacked by Stone-Throwers in Shuafat

December 1, 2015 - 9:29 AM
Stabbing in Jerusalem

December 1, 2015 - 8:14 AM
UPDATE: Terror Attack at Tzomet HaGush

December 1, 2015 - 8:04 AM
In the Contest Between Victimized Expellees, Jewish Refugees of Arab Lands Have Proof

December 1, 2015 - 4:20 AM
See the World’s Largest Menorah on Fifth Avenue (Sunday Night)

December 1, 2015 - 2:07 AM
‘Kosher Russia’ Party Ready to Hit Parliamentary Elections

November 30, 2015 - 10:59 PM
Jewish Genome Event Explores Tracing our Jewish Identity to our DNA

November 30, 2015 - 9:50 PM
Police, Shin Bet, Promise Dramatic Development in ‘Jewish Terror’ Case

November 30, 2015 - 9:29 PM
Abbas Shakes Hands with Netanyahu in Paris, Blames Israel for PA’s Environmental Failures

November 30, 2015 - 9:22 PM
DM Ya’alon Says Israel is Prepared for Escalation in Terror Attacks

November 30, 2015 - 7:21 PM
France Demands Details From IAEA On Iranian Nuclear Activities

November 30, 2015 - 6:00 PM
ISIS and Iran: A New Era Ignites in Israel, America and the World

November 30, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Some Ultra-Orthodox Troubled by Bazooka’s New Kosher Certification

November 30, 2015 - 5:29 PM
Terrorists Sentenced for Plotting to Kill Jews on Temple Mount, Police on Patrol

November 30, 2015 - 5:14 PM
Speed Limit Raised to 80 Miles an Hour on Highway 6

November 30, 2015 - 3:29 PM
Media Go Haywire over Abbas-Netanyahu Handshake

November 30, 2015 - 3:15 PM
Ban Ki-Moon Condemns Terror around the World – Except in Israel [video]

November 30, 2015 - 2:17 PM
Foreign Ministry Recruiting Former Unit 8200 Soldiers for Social Media Battles

November 30, 2015 - 1:31 PM
After Surprise Visit to Jordan, Ben Carson Wants No Refugees in America

November 30, 2015 - 1:24 PM
Committee Expected to Approve Kotel Plaza 2-Story Beit Haliba Project

November 30, 2015 - 1:20 PM
Israeli Start-Up Finds Parking Places for Drivers

November 30, 2015 - 1:08 PM
World Leaders Gather for ‘COP-21 Paris 2015’ Climate Change Conference

November 30, 2015 - 12:47 PM
Bayit Yehudi’s Yinon Magal Announces Resignation from Knesset

November 30, 2015 - 11:27 AM
Israeli Court Convicts Jewish Murderers of Arab Teen Mohammed Abu Khdeir

November 30, 2015 - 11:04 AM
More Arab Media Incitement After Clashes in Jerusalem Neighborhood

November 30, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Israeli Paramedic Reflects on Treating Wounded Syrians

November 30, 2015 - 1:24 AM
Document Reveals IDF Collaboration with B’Tselem in Investigating Soldiers

November 29, 2015 - 10:17 PM
Peace Now Chief’s Attempt to Close Religious-Secular Gap Ripped by Leftists [video]

November 29, 2015 - 8:36 PM
Responding to Product Labeling Netanyahu Suspends Peace Process Negotiations with EU

November 29, 2015 - 8:29 PM
Dozens Arrested in ISIS Bombing of Tunisian Presidential Guard

November 29, 2015 - 7:08 PM
After Paris Attacks, Europe Showing More Interest in Israeli Security Solutions

November 29, 2015 - 7:05 PM
Israel Hunts for Office Space in Abu Dhabi as New Member of UN Agency

November 29, 2015 - 6:10 PM
Ya’alon Confirms: Russian Pilots Do Breach Israeli Airspace, But Are Not Shot Down

November 29, 2015 - 5:28 PM
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Gavel and Court Lawyers Called Upon to Use Their Legal Skills to Fight for Israel

The Activist Lawyer Seminar will be held on March 7 to March 13 in Jerusalem and Northern Israel.


Posted on: August 26th, 2015

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On November 22, 1963, Abraham Zapruder created one of the most famous, and valuable, pieces of film and became forever linked with one of the greatest American national tragedies when he stood with his camera on an elevated concrete abutment as President John F. Kennedy’s motorcade passed through Dealey Plaza in Dallas. Exhibited here is […]


Posted on: August 24th, 2015

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Upon meeting the Zionist delegation, General Wu, a recent convert to Christianity, said, “You are my spiritual brothers.


Posted on: August 24th, 2015

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With the assistance of Mr. Tress, Private Moskowitz tried tirelessly to become an army chaplain.

The Brodsky Synagogue in Kiev

Posted on: August 17th, 2015

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The pogroms of 1881-1884 were sparked by the assassination of Alexander II.


Posted on: August 14th, 2015

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"They have such a strong connection to Judaism."


Posted on: August 10th, 2015

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There are nearly 3,000 lone soldiers in Israel today; most of whom return to empty, lonely apartments.


Posted on: August 10th, 2015

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Hundreds of thousands of people visit the house each year and are touched by the tragic story.

Yitzchok Pinkesz with his family

Posted on: August 5th, 2015


In comparison for the same year, there were 5,135 kidney transplants from a living donor and 10,015 kidney transplants from a deceased donor.


Posted on: July 29th, 2015

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Jews who were considered, but not ultimately selected, include Woody Allen, Saul Bellow, David Ben-Gurion, Marc Chagall, Anne Frank, and Barbra Streisand.


Posted on: July 24th, 2015

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What makes this diary so historically significant is that it is not just the private memoir of Dr. Seidman. Rather, it is a reflection of the suffering of Klal Yisrael at that time.

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Posted on: July 22nd, 2015


For the last several years, four Jewish schools in the Baltimore Jewish community have been expelling students who have not received their vaccinations.


Posted on: July 20th, 2015

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On an ice-cold night in 1942, while taking part in a demanding Palmach training course in Juara in north Israel, Chaviva Reich made the treacherous descent to kibbutz Ein Hashofet to bring back some grapes for her colleagues and raise their morale. She was caught by a kibbutz guard, the grapes were confiscated, and she […]


Posted on: July 16th, 2015

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Not as well known is that long before Anderson was denied permission to sing at Constitution Hall, she was refused lodging at Nassau Inn in Princeton during her April 16, 1937 concert at the McCarter Theatre there, and Albert Einstein invited her into his home as a guest.


Posted on: July 8th, 2015

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“Your children, look up there at the top of the chimney. Do you see the smoke coming out?” She looked up, confused by his words. He laughed harshly. “That smoke. There are your children!”


Posted on: July 6th, 2015

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In the face of evil, we can do acts of kindness. We can do good deeds.


Posted on: July 6th, 2015

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After diamonds were discovered in South Africa in the mid-1800s, Antwerp regained its prominence as the diamond capital of the world.


Posted on: July 2nd, 2015

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Marceau suggested a dark reason for his wordless art: "The people who came back from the [concentration] camps were never able to talk about it…. My name is Mangel. I am Jewish. Perhaps that, unconsciously, contributed towards my choice of silence."

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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.”


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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