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Celebrating Jewish Survival and Strength
 
Terror Attack Foiled Near Yitzhar

March 5, 2015 - 3:23 PM
 
Number of Israeli Tourists to Germany Rises by 14 Percent

March 5, 2015 - 12:01 PM
 
Israeli-Made Chipset Could Extend Battery Life for Devices Using 4G Mobile Networks

March 5, 2015 - 11:15 AM
 
US Ambassador to South Korea Slashed by Activist

March 5, 2015 - 11:07 AM
 
Call It A Purim Miracle: Reports Say Ayatollah Khamenei In Critical Condition

March 5, 2015 - 10:48 AM
 
Israel To Double Water Supply For Gaza Despite Hamas Threats

March 5, 2015 - 10:20 AM
 
Israeli Opposition Leader’s Speech Cut Off on TV as ‘Elections Propaganda’

March 5, 2015 - 9:01 AM
 
1st-Century House Unearthed in Nazareth Could be Jesus’s Childhood Home

March 5, 2015 - 8:47 AM
 
Ambassador Ron Dermer Recaps Netanyahu’s Speech [video]

March 5, 2015 - 8:02 AM
 
US Secy of State Kerry Says ‘Demanding Iran Capitulate is Not a Plan’

March 5, 2015 - 7:00 AM
 
Haifa U Research Confirms, ‘Think Good & It Will Be Good!’

March 4, 2015 - 11:35 PM
 
Abbas Underscores PLO’s ’3 NO’s’ in Ramallah Rant

March 4, 2015 - 10:00 PM
 
His Hands Weren’t Up: DoJ Clears Ferguson Police Officer

March 4, 2015 - 8:38 PM
 
IDF to Split Tel Aviv’s Missile Warning System

March 4, 2015 - 8:29 PM
 
2 Islamic Holidays to Close NYC Public Schools Next Year

March 4, 2015 - 7:22 PM
 
A Concrete Proposal

March 4, 2015 - 5:05 PM
 
Latest Election Poll

March 4, 2015 - 4:37 PM
 
Al Jazeera Reporter: ‘Bibi Said ISIL and Iran Working Together’

March 4, 2015 - 4:27 PM
 
Tea Party Radio Host Says Democrats Who Boycotted Bibi Should Be Hanged

March 4, 2015 - 12:27 PM
 
24 Firebomb and Rock-Throwing Attacks in One Day

March 4, 2015 - 12:10 PM
 
New Poll Gives Herzog-Livni 3-Seat Lead but no Coalition

March 4, 2015 - 10:10 AM
 
Al Arabiya Editor-In-Chief: President Obama, Listen To Netanyahu On Iran

March 4, 2015 - 9:39 AM
 
Netanyahu Says Israel Can Stand Alone – and Pelosi Turns her Back [video]

March 4, 2015 - 9:22 AM
 
Jordanian King Warns Global Battle With ISIS Has Launched World War III

March 4, 2015 - 4:45 AM
 
PA, PLO to Appeal US Court Ruling — ‘No Money to Pay’ Damages to Terror Victims

March 4, 2015 - 4:00 AM
 
Obama Claims Netanyahu Offered ‘No Viable Alternative’ to Iran Deal

March 4, 2015 - 12:12 AM
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Ambassador Ayalon with some of his students.
 

Posted on: June 18th, 2014

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Never pushing any ideology, Ayalon stresses a few key thoughts – particularly that there is a division of responsibilities between Jews in Israel and the Diaspora.

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Posted on: June 6th, 2014

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I kept looking at him and looking away, and his eyes seemed brown and kind.

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Posted on: June 6th, 2014

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Our paths were paved, streetlights went up and we started looking like a place and not just some scattered houses.

Nefesh B’Nefesh float at the Celebrate Israel Parade.
 

Posted on: June 3rd, 2014

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“It’s the one time and place where so many people can come together and tell the world that we support Israel.”

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Posted on: June 1st, 2014

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Upon his return to London, Montefiore was given a hero’s welcome, including a big ceremony and special synagogue services and, when he met with Queen Victoria to present her with the firman, she honored him by permitting him to add the Lion of Judah holding a banner bearing the word “Jerusalem” to his coat of arms.

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Posted on: May 30th, 2014

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There is seemingly great pressure to orchestrate a production worthy of the Hong Kong skyline that will serve as a backdrop.

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Posted on: May 23rd, 2014

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Between setting the table, serving the food, and eating the meal, I lose focus on the idea that Shabbos is a sign between us and Hashem.

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Posted on: May 19th, 2014

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Living in Eretz Yisrael I learn our land is so much more than the politics and terror described in the papers.

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Dr. Jeffrey Ben-Zvi, z”l
 

Posted on: May 14th, 2014

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It’s fitting that Yeshiva Derech HaTorah’s Sefer Torah is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Jeffrey Ben-Zvi, z”l, cherished member of the Derech HaTorah parent body and vibrant force in the Flatbush community.

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Posted on: May 2nd, 2014

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I am vegetarian, kosher and have read Charlotte's Web more than once.

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Posted on: April 17th, 2014

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Some Mountain Jews believe they are descendents of the Ten Lost Tribes and were exiled to Azerbaijan and Dagestan by Sancheriv.

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L to R: Tal Brody, stadium manager and Yehudit and Shlomo Yulis during an annual inner Gush Katif community basketball championship game in their son's memory, 2006.
 

Posted on: April 4th, 2014

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Gush Katif families reflect on their journey to a permanent home

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A very unusual silver Charoseth dish in the form of a wheelbarrow "pushed" by a Jewish figure.   Germany circa 1900.
 

Posted on: April 4th, 2014

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Collecting Jewish antiques entails a bit of dedication as well, as there are many different categories of art that we have to deal with.

Rebbitzen Ruchoma Shain
 

Posted on: April 4th, 2014

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I wonder out loud how Ruchoma would have handled her father's putting down the law so strongly had she been a young girl growing up 100 years later.

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Mina Yuditskaya Berliner in the Tel Aviv apartment purchased by her former student, Vladimir Putin. 
Credit: Ben Sales
 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2014

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"He was like everyone else," she said. "He was serious. He wouldn't mess around. He would do what I said. He was quiet a lot and thought a lot. He did everything well."

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Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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OneFamily’s support naturally extends to the families of terror victims.

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Eddie Gottlieb
 

Posted on: March 26th, 2014

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Gottlieb, who immigrated as a boy from Kiev, Ukraine, was a founder, player and coach of one of the most important teams in basketball history: the South Philadelphia Hebrew Association club known by its acronym, the Sphas.

 

Posted on: March 26th, 2014

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“Most grew up with the Holocaust as a silent, dark mystery,” said Dr. Jerry Jennings, a clinical psychologist who has published three Holocaust memoirs on behalf of survivors. “They were denied the truth of what deeply shaped their parents’ and their own upbringing and they have strong emotions about touching a subject that was explicitly or implicitly forbidden by the parent.”

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Posted on: March 21st, 2014

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Just a few months ago, I was having a difficult time getting a refund for a missing product processed via the customer service call center at a major retailer. After spending hours on hold and having my request denied, I sent a Tweet to the company’s Twitter account.

Yaakov Lehman (left) and Rabbi Joel Padowitz, co-founders of the Israel App.  (Credit: Barry A. Kaplan)
 

Posted on: March 19th, 2014

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While critics lament the lack of haredi integration into both the military and the Israeli workforce, Beit Shemesh, located 20 miles west of Jerusalem with a population of 100,000, is home to innovators like Rabbi Joel Padowitz, whose ventures have a direct relationship with the haredi community.

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