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Loving Israel as a Christian, The Blessings and Curses (Guest Tommy Waller)
 
Germany to Begin Supplying Kurds With Weapons to Fight Islamic State

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Did You Know September 1 is an Israeli National Holiday?

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SodaStream May Close Maaleh Adumim Factory

September 1, 2014 - 11:41 PM
 
Last Soldier Killed in Protective Edge Laid to Rest

September 1, 2014 - 11:31 PM
 
Arab Rock Throwing Attacks Wounds 3-Year-Old Girl

September 1, 2014 - 11:22 PM
 
The Real and Radical Legacy of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach

September 1, 2014 - 11:05 PM
 
Hamas Propaganda Video Compares 9/11 with IDF Bombing of Gaza

September 1, 2014 - 9:45 PM
 
Israeli Children, Parents On Gaza Border Start New School Year with Mixed Feelings

September 1, 2014 - 8:15 PM
 
Monday Review: Intense Fighting Causes More Spillover Along Israel’s Border

September 1, 2014 - 7:32 PM
 
Israel’s Economy: Stunned But Still Strong

September 1, 2014 - 7:27 PM
 
UN Commander Says ‘Raise the White Flag’ as Syrian Rebels Take UN Peacekeepers Hostage, Attack Others

September 1, 2014 - 6:33 PM
 
Gasoline Prices Dropped at Midnight

September 1, 2014 - 5:38 PM
 
Gaza Belt Communities Fear Lack of Security, IDF Pullout

September 1, 2014 - 4:33 PM
 
Arab Rock Attacks on Israeli Drivers in Jerusalem, Gush Etzion

September 1, 2014 - 3:57 PM
 
Bennett Praises Govt Decision on Gush Etzion in Visit to Yeshiva Mekor Chaim

September 1, 2014 - 3:15 PM
 
International Criminal Court at The Hague Has No Jurisdiction in Gaza

September 1, 2014 - 2:43 PM
 
Arabs in Northern Jerusalem Hurl Rocks at Light Rail

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Arab Sources: State Dept Again Pressuring Israel to Restart Talks

September 1, 2014 - 12:48 PM
 
Obama White House Condemns Designation of Gush Etzion Lot as ‘State Land’

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School Rocks in Jabel Mukaber

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Posted on: May 2nd, 2007

SectionsMagazineGlimpses Into American Jewish History

The sister islands of the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis lie about 225 miles southeast of Puerto Rico in the Leeward Islands in the Eastern Caribbean. Nevis, the smaller of the two islands, is elliptically shaped and has a land area of approximately five by seven miles. When Christopher Columbus spotted this eight-mile-long island on his second voyage to the New World in 1493, he mistook its cloud-shrouded mountains for icy peaks and named it Nuestra Se?ora de las Nieves (Our Lady of the Snows).

 

Posted on: May 2nd, 2007

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There are many die-hard optimists who are actually Leftists. (I thought I would be generous in explaining why they are reality-challenged.)

 

Posted on: May 2nd, 2007

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The synagogue buildings that survived are among the last remaining vestiges of Jewish life in Poland today.

 

Posted on: May 2nd, 2007

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Question: Some critics feel the Holocaust has come to define Jewish identity in America and that it takes away from other aspects of Jewish life and culture. Agree?

 

Posted on: April 25th, 2007

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I have often written about how important respite is for the caregiver.

 

Posted on: April 25th, 2007

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One of the most frequently asked questions about Jewish life in Poland is, "Are there still Jews there?"

 

Posted on: April 18th, 2007

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We all have preconceived notions that we accept as real and never challenge.

 

Posted on: April 18th, 2007

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Question: Popular radio personality Don Imus was fired last week over racial cracks he made about the Rutgers women's basketball team. Your reaction?

 

Posted on: April 18th, 2007

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Just days ago millions of people's lives across the country were impacted by severe unrelenting weather in the form of snowstorms, torrential rains, hurricane force winds and tornadoes.

 

Posted on: April 12th, 2007

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Most well spouses live their years as care givers without any one giving a care about them.

 

Posted on: April 12th, 2007

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Whenever I meet people, and they find out I write about Jewish life in Poland, invariably they have questions.

 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2007

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Last week I discussed a situation where one child has taken in an ageing and ill parent to live with them and finds that his/her siblings are not contributing to the parent's care.

 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2007

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Question: Every year, new non-edible kosher for Passover products arrive in stores. Have we gone too far, or are we simply being justifiably stringent in observing Pesach?

 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2007

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"Jewish communities from time immemorial have recognized educational institutions as the bedrock of Jewish continuity.

 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2007

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The exhibit "And I Still See Their Faces," at the Yeshiva University Museum in the Jewish History Center in N.Y., was the site of a gala reception honoring two of Polish Jewry's greatest friends, Mr. Sigmund Rolat and Wayne Zuckerman.

 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2007

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Just days ago, the question, "How is this night different from all others?" was asked at Pesach tables around the world.

 

Posted on: March 28th, 2007

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Question: Is there any way to achieve peace between Israelis and Palestinians?

 

Posted on: March 28th, 2007

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I received a letter from a distraught mother and her daughter. After all the children were married, the mother took her elderly parent in to live with them.

 

Posted on: March 21st, 2007

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There is a saying that is often quoted by older parents that one mother can take care of 10 children but 10 children cannot take care of one mother.

 

Posted on: March 21st, 2007

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It's erev Pesach, the house is sparkling, the chicken soup is cooking, the potatoes have been peeled (20 pounds worth) and the guests are on their way.

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