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The War on Tradition
 
Egged Bus Pounded in Jordan Valley

July 31, 2015 - 4:22 PM
 
ObameDeal Exposed: It’s not ‘Secret’ from Congress but not in Writing

July 31, 2015 - 2:30 PM
 
Arabs Ambushing Jewish Drivers Near Halhul

July 31, 2015 - 2:27 PM
 
Jewish Driver Shot At Near Kochav Hashachar, Returns Fire

July 31, 2015 - 2:21 PM
 
Nadler Introduces Legislation to Keep Families Seated Together on Flights

July 31, 2015 - 1:40 PM
 
22 Jews Injured in 60 Arab Attacks This Week

July 31, 2015 - 1:14 PM
 
IDF Helicopter Flew Arson Victims to Tel Aviv Hospital [video]

July 31, 2015 - 11:30 AM
 
‘Settler’ Leaders Denounces Arson-Murder, but Rabbis Still Silent

July 31, 2015 - 11:10 AM
 
Hamas Calls for ‘Exceptional’ Response to Arson-Murder

July 31, 2015 - 10:11 AM
 
US Bribing Saudi Arabia with $5.4 Billion Missile Sale after Iran Deal

July 31, 2015 - 9:37 AM
 
Netanyahu ‘Shocked over Horrific Attack’

July 31, 2015 - 9:22 AM
 
IDF and Police Bracing for Arab Revenge after Murder of Baby near Shechem

July 31, 2015 - 9:17 AM
 
Arab Infant Killed in Arson ‘Price Tag’ Attack

July 31, 2015 - 7:32 AM
 
Second Democrat in Congress Announces Rejection of Iran Deal

July 31, 2015 - 6:14 AM
 
Abbas Reshuffles Unity Govt with Hamas, Claims ISIS Is Already in Gaza, ‘No Sense Denying It’

July 31, 2015 - 12:16 AM
 
Munich City Council Upholds Ban on Tiny Holocaust Memorial Bricks

July 30, 2015 - 11:59 PM
 
6 Stabbed in Jerusalem ‘Gay Pride’ Parade by Haredi Repeat Gay Stabber

July 30, 2015 - 8:40 PM
 
NGO Monitor Poses 10 Questions over Amnesty Report on Israeli ‘War Crimes’

July 30, 2015 - 7:56 PM
 
Tel Aviv Ranked #1 Startup Ecosystem Outside the US

July 30, 2015 - 7:45 PM
 
Netanyahu: ’24-Day Window for Inspections Really is 3 Months’

July 30, 2015 - 7:09 PM
 
Queens Democratic Congresswoman Breaks Ranks and Opposes ObamaDeal

July 30, 2015 - 6:47 PM
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Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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The mishloach manos of times gone by were sometimes simple and sometimes elaborate, but the main focus was on the preparation of the delicious food they contained.

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Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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One of the earliest special Purims we have on record was celebrated by the Jews of Granada and Shmuel HaNagid, the eleventh-century rav, poet, soldier and statesman, and one of the most influential Jews in Muslim Spain.

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Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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It was only in the reign of George III (1760-1820) that Jews became socially acceptable in Britain, and Nathan became music master to Princess Charlotte and musical librarian to King George IV.

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Posted on: February 13th, 2015

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There is a lot of creativity in the food blogging community and not only in the kitchen.

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Posted on: February 12th, 2015

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Agudat Yisrael led a forceful protest in the Knesset deploring the fact that these defenders of Israel had never been given a proper Jewish burial.

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Posted on: February 9th, 2015

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Jews integrated into life in Kenya to such an extent that in 1955, Israel Somen, who had worked extensively on the Lunatic Line (the colloquial name for the railway that was forged madly through forests and ravines, troops of tribesmen and lions) was elected the mayor of Nairobi.

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Posted on: January 29th, 2015

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Though the CCAR supported the Jewish right to emigrate to Eretz Yisrael, it strenuously objected to defining Palestine as the Jewish homeland.

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Posted on: January 19th, 2015

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Few traces remain of the glory days of Jewish life in the kingdoms of Sicily and Naples, but the demise wasn’t due to the eruption of nearby Mount Vesuvius. Rather it was a manmade volcano called the Edict of Expulsion from Spain – and not even an invitation to return in Shevat of 1740 could […]

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Posted on: December 26th, 2014

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An incredible child protégé and a world chess champion, Boris Spassky (1937- ), best known for his “Match of the Century” loss in Reykjavík to Fischer, will always be inexorably tied to the latter.

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Posted on: December 25th, 2014

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Today's smiles are in the merit of my friend and I made a conscious effort to smile throughout the day.

 

Posted on: December 12th, 2014

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“We had been in our first-period class for less than three minutes, and the website was already in-motion,” Rabbi Young told The Jewish Press.

 

Posted on: December 10th, 2014

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The following statement is issued by the Presidium of the Rabbinical Alliance of America.

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Posted on: December 8th, 2014

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Get the word out. Tell everyone you know that this Joe is ready to march down the aisle!

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Posted on: December 1st, 2014

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Demetrious’ insistence on handmaking his chocolaty treasures with only the highest quality ingredients paid off in customer loyalty...

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Posted on: December 1st, 2014

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Keeping my hands on my head, I looked up to see four or five balls of fire exploding in the sky.

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Posted on: November 27th, 2014

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Not as well known, however, is Keller’s involvement with Jewish and Israeli communities.

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Posted on: November 21st, 2014

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There were many French Jews who jumped at the chance to shed their ancient identity and assimilate.

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Posted on: November 20th, 2014

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As Rabbi Shemtov stood on the stage and looked out at the attendees, he told them that “Rather than take photos with your cellphones, take a mental photo and keep this Shabbat in your mind and take it with you throughout your life.”

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Posted on: November 19th, 2014

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It is difficult to write about such a holy person, for I fear I will not accurately portray his greatness...

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Posted on: November 17th, 2014

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It was a land of opportunity, a place where someone who wasn’t afraid of a little hard work, or the challenges of adapting to a different climate and culture, could prosper.

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