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A Settler’s Farewell to President Obama
 
Poll: Overwhelming Majority of Israelis Ready for Sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

January 20, 2017 - 8:53 AM
 
Inauguration Day Has Arrived for President-elect Donald J. Trump

January 20, 2017 - 3:20 AM
 
First Arrow 3 Long-Range Missile Interceptor Battery Arrives in Israel

January 20, 2017 - 12:52 AM
 
Hezbollah Accuses Israel of Espionage in Southern Lebanon

January 20, 2017 - 12:24 AM
 
NY Councilman Asks Obama to Commute Rubashkin’s Sentence, Too

January 19, 2017 - 11:56 PM
 
Professor Steven Plaut, z’l

January 19, 2017 - 11:03 PM
 
President-elect Trump Intends to ‘Really Show His Respect for Israel’ Says Press Secretary Spicer

January 19, 2017 - 10:29 PM
 
1,000 Respond to Mom’s Plea, Accompany IDF Soldier Son to Final Resting Place

January 19, 2017 - 9:38 PM
 
Former Pres. George H.W. Bush in ICU, Wife Barbara Also Hospitalized

January 19, 2017 - 8:39 PM
 
ADL Issues Security Advisory as FBI Investigating Threats to JCCs

January 19, 2017 - 2:44 PM
 
PM Urging Israelis to Attend Oleh Corporal’s Funeral [video]

January 19, 2017 - 2:14 PM
 
Cape Town Jews Warned Against Participating in Meeting on Future of Development Site

January 19, 2017 - 1:50 PM
 
Mother of Dead IDF Soldier Invites Israelis to Funeral: ‘We Have No Family Here’

January 19, 2017 - 12:39 PM
 
Ministerial Committee to Vote on Annexing Judean City

January 19, 2017 - 12:18 PM
 
Watch: Jerusalem Mayor Calling on Israelis to Sign Letter Congratulating Incoming President Trump [video]

January 19, 2017 - 11:17 AM
 
Conservative Shul Calls for Fasting on Inauguration Day

January 19, 2017 - 10:56 AM
 
Operation Survival: ‘Local Event to Address Issue That’s Become a National Epidemic’

January 18, 2017 - 11:32 PM
 
Stoning Attacks Damage Israeli Bus, Private Cars

January 18, 2017 - 11:05 PM
 
US Secy of State Won’t Attend Inauguration of Next President

January 18, 2017 - 10:13 PM
 
Israeli Professor to Lead Int’l Congress on Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

January 18, 2017 - 9:29 PM
 
Saudi Arabia ‘Optimistic’ on Incoming Trump Administration

January 18, 2017 - 9:15 PM
 
Egypt Demands Hamas Hand Over Terror Suspects

January 18, 2017 - 8:47 PM
 
Viruses ‘Overheard’ Talking to One Another

January 18, 2017 - 8:36 PM
 
ISIS Teams With Hamas, Starts Media Center in Gaza

January 18, 2017 - 8:23 PM
 
Bomb Threats Again Close JCCs Along America’s East Coast

January 18, 2017 - 8:03 PM
 
OU’s Torah In The City Offers Blueprint For Future Events

January 18, 2017 - 7:38 PM
 
President Rivlin Getting Pacemaker

January 18, 2017 - 3:15 PM
 
Watch: Bedouin Terrorist Ramming Police [video]

January 18, 2017 - 2:52 PM
 
Rightwing NGO: Fake News, Years of Incitement, Led to Murder of Israeli Policeman

January 18, 2017 - 2:25 PM
 
Otto Freundlich, Len Lye, Lygia Clark, Blinky Palermo in Israel Museum’s The Shadow of Color

January 18, 2017 - 1:56 PM
 
Obama Appoints Anti-Israel Adviser to Holocaust Museum Council

January 18, 2017 - 1:18 PM
 
Obama Pardons General Who Leaked US-Israel Cyberattack on Iran’s Nukes

January 18, 2017 - 12:25 PM
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On Our Own/Cheryl Kupfer
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Posted on: December 15th, 2004

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From time to time, I am asked where I get ideas for my articles. The answer is simple. Just from getting up in the morning and experiencing life.

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Posted on: December 1st, 2004

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While recently riding on a private local bus, I couldn't help but overhear two elderly, balbatish ladies talking.

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Posted on: November 17th, 2004

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During this past Yom Tov, I spent some time with my son who lives out of town.

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Posted on: November 10th, 2004

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My first-born son's recent marriage was a huge simcha for the family, but the wedding was actually the culmination of a simcha that began years ago - at his bris.

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Posted on: November 3rd, 2004

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Walking along a Brooklyn street recently, I saw a scene that could very well be used in a dictionary to explain the word nachas.

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Posted on: October 20th, 2004

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During Rosh Hashona, when it is customary to greet friend and stranger alike with good wishes for the upcoming year, I try to avoid uttering the phrase, "Have a happy and healthy New Year.

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Posted on: October 6th, 2004

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Years ago, when I was in college, I took an undergraduate course in law. I don't remember much of what I learned, but the concept of criminal negligence has stuck in my mind.

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Posted on: September 22nd, 2004

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I recently attended an out-of-town simcha. Among the guests were several acquaintances whom I hadn't seen in several years.

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Posted on: September 8th, 2004

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I was at a wedding just the other day, and the music was deafening.

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Posted on: August 25th, 2004

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Another Nine Days have come and gone, and we gratefully give a sigh of relief knowing that these days of deprivation - no meat, no swimming, no showering, no music, culminating in a 25 hour fast - no food or water - are finally behind us, and the rest of the sun-drenched summer is there for us to enjoy.

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Posted on: August 11th, 2004

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Earlier this month, I spent the July 4th weekend at an out-of-town Shabbaton.

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Posted on: July 28th, 2004

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We've all been to hundreds of weddings throughout our lives. Most of them have been the simchas of friends - some of very close family members.

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Posted on: May 19th, 2004

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Several weeks ago, there was back and forth "dialogue" in the editorial pages of the Jewish Press concerning the very subjective view as to who is the more "authentic" Jew amongst the various segments of the Orthodox community.

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Posted on: April 28th, 2004

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With Pesach upon us, Jews must refrain from indulging in some of their favorite foods, drinks and even cosmetics for over a week.

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Posted on: April 21st, 2004

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In this week's Dating Primer column, Rosie Einhorn and Sherry Zimmerman write about the destructive nature of frequent, often unjustified criticism directed towards children and some of the repercussions of what they feel is unintentional but nonetheless genuine verbal abuse.

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Posted on: April 7th, 2004

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A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of being a guest at a Shabbaton hosted by Machane Chodosh in Forest Hills, N.Y.

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Posted on: March 24th, 2004

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One of the most distressing issues that pre-occupies the minds of young and old alike is the growing "Shidduch Crisis."

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Posted on: March 10th, 2004

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For many people, one of the most difficult blessings to say with the proper kavana - sincerity - is the one uttered upon hearing of a person's passing - Baruch Dayan HaEmet - Blessed is the True Judge.

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Posted on: February 18th, 2004

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Last month, when I was in Jerusalem, I naturally went to the Kotel, a place I always felt was home, since my paternal ancestors were Kohanim.

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Posted on: February 4th, 2004

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Perhaps the one characteristic that unites people of all nationalities, cultures and creeds is a fascination with weather, especially bad weather.

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