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El Al Pilots Threaten New Work Slowdown

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Hamas Headquarters Destroyed by Israel in Ramallah, Binyamin Region

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‘Women and Jihad’ in Israel

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Arab Rioter Killed Near Tekoa [video]

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Knesset Committee Approves ‘V15 Law’ Limiting Campaign Contributions

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Israel Tax Authority: FATCA Working Both Ways, US Accounts Belonging to Israelis Reviewed

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Dozens of ‘Death Herd’ Camels Confiscated, Caused Fatal Road Accidents [video]

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Inspired Rally Protesting Supreme Court Flights of Fancy with Helium Balloons

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It Took 6 Years: Israel, PA, Sign Politics-Free Water Deal

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Overnight: Emergency Declared in Neria Following Intrusion

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As Trump Confirms Kushner Will Broker Israel-PA Deal, Don’t Take Jared for Granted

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Stoning Terrorist Attacks in Judea, the Jordan Valley

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Windshield of Israeli Bus Smashed While Driving Near Tekoa

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Full Text: Paris ‘Peace’ Summit Joint Declaration, January 15, 2017

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Iran Received ‘Billions’ From Obama Administration in Cash, Gold & Assets

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UK Attended Paris Summit in ‘Observer Status’ Only

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UK Sends Junior Delegation to Paris Summit in Deference to Trump

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Israel Crossing Authority Foils 1,226 Attempts to Smuggle Contraband Into Gaza

January 15, 2017 - 7:31 PM
 
Police Officer Hurt, Patrol Vehicles Damaged in Rahat Stoning Attack

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Hundreds Rally Against Anti-Israel Paris ‘Peace’ Conference

January 15, 2017 - 4:11 PM
 
Report: French Fund Pro-BDS NGOs Possibly Tied to Terrorists

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Knesset Rejects Bill Calling to Appoint Replacement for Netanyahu ‘Just in Case’

January 15, 2017 - 2:32 PM
 
Reports: 72 Diplomats in Paris to Stop Short of Recognizing ‘Palestinian State’

January 15, 2017 - 1:40 PM
 
Archaeological Digs in Nazi Death Camp Unearth Victims’ Personal Effects

January 15, 2017 - 12:42 PM
 
IDF Destroys Hamas Position in Gaza

January 15, 2017 - 12:05 PM
 
No Joy in Yeshivaville: Ringling Brothers Strike their Tent after Passover

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Pew: Republicans Love Israel, Democrats Only So-So

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Diplomatic Corps Bracing for Onslaught After Paris Conference

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UK to Loan Bust of Winston Churchill After Trump Requests Its Return to White House

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Glimpses Into American Jewish History
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Posted on: January 5th, 2017

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Virtually everything we know about Yeshiva Or HaChaim comes from the pamphlet “Torah Or,” published anonymously in 1895 in Hebrew.

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Posted on: November 30th, 2016

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He must understand that nothing is more valuable or useful in America than smooth talk and vulgarity.

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Posted on: November 2nd, 2016

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He was absolutely convinced that, religiously, they were much better off in Eastern Europe and Russia than in America.

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Posted on: October 6th, 2016

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Early in his life Reb Shraga Feivel decided he would devote himself to strengthening Orthodoxy in the face of the onslaughts of those who would undermine Torah Judaism.

 

Posted on: August 31st, 2016

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Frankfort-on-the-Main was the city of Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch, inspired and inspiring leader in Israel, man of God if ever there was one.

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Posted on: August 3rd, 2016

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After Rav Breuer was nifter in 1980, Rav Schwab led the community until his passing in 1995.

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Posted on: June 30th, 2016

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The bolder women joined in the fight and for some time there was a lively hair pulling in the street.

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Posted on: June 2nd, 2016

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Despite such opposition, the Yeshivah of Flatbush opened that year with 22 children, four teachers for two classes – a kindergarten and a first grade.

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Posted on: May 5th, 2016

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Today Brooklyn is fortunate to have a large number of yeshivas and Bais Yaakovs that span the spectrum from Modern Orthodox to haredi and chassidic.

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Posted on: March 31st, 2016

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Brandon was committed to making sure the doctrine of the separation of church and state was adhered to in California, and he utilized both the courts and the press in his efforts.

 

Posted on: March 3rd, 2016

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There were a few times he did not have a ready answer for me. He would then say, “Please call me back tomorrow.” When I did, there was always a ready and clear answer.

 

Posted on: February 4th, 2016

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Needless to say, a cool, calm and wise Rabbi Schwab soothed things over, as he had done on so many other occasions.

 

Posted on: December 31st, 2015

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To further improve his English, my father would listen carefully to President Roosevelt's speeches on the radio to pick up the nuances of well-spoken English pronunciation.

 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2015

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From his earliest youth Rav Schwab had a clear and unwavering desire to become a talmid chacham and serve as a rabbi.

 

Posted on: November 6th, 2015

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Rabbi Illowy did his utmost to increase the religious observance of his congregants.

 

Posted on: October 2nd, 2015

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He was a powerful and fascinating speaker and convincing preacher, and his ministrations were so successful that his synagogue on Sabbath and holidays was always crowded with worshipers...

 

Posted on: July 2nd, 2015

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Last month we outlined how a few years after Judah Touro’s death a public movement was inaugurated by the citizens of New Orleans to erect a monument to his memory, and that opposition to this tribute came from a number of rabbis throughout the country who claimed that Judaism forbade the erection of any graven […]

 

Posted on: June 4th, 2015

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After his marriage he was successfully engaged in the lumber business.

 

Posted on: April 30th, 2015

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He wrote a strong defense of shechitah in which he maintained that the Jewish method of slaughter had a humanitarian influence on the Jewish people.

 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2015

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This was a most unusual step to take in those days, given the difficulties of travel to Europe. Nonetheless, on May 1, 1860 he sailed from New York on the steamship Hammonia.

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