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Obama Tells ’60 Minutes’ He Tunes Out Netanyahu’s ‘Noise’ (Video)

8 Tishri 5773 – September 24, 2012
In his Sunday interview with CBS 60 Minutes, President Barack Obama referred to Prime Minister Netanyahu's relentless pressure regarding the Iranian nuclear threat as "noise" that must be ignored in order for the president to be able to focus on American interests. He also referred to Israel as "one of our closest allies in the region." That's two snubs in one interview (Remember when we used to be THE closest ally?).

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4 Tishri 5773 – September 20, 2012
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Northeastern University Chaplain Encouraged Students to Support Convicted Terrorists (Video)

20 Elul 5772 – September 6, 2012
For the past 15 years Abdullah Faarruq was the Muslim chaplain at Northeastern University in Boston. This week, Faarruq was revealed to be an Islamic extremist who encouraged acts of violence and who has publicly supported multiple convicted terrorists. But all traces of Faarruq suddenly disappeared from the Northeastern University website just days after his ties were announced in an article, and just before a shocking and carefully sourced video was released.

One Judaism, Two Perspectives on Dressing Modesty

12 Elul 5772 – August 30, 2012
Modern Orthodox and Chassidic cultural norms may differ, but members of both communities have a respect for Halachah and desire to serve God.

Bar Ilan Breaks Rank, Quitting High Court Petition to Kill Ariel University

11 Elul 5772 – August 28, 2012
Monday night, Bar Ilan University president Professor Moshe Kaveh informed lawyers representing the committee of heads of Israeli universities that he is withdrawing Bar Ilan University from the petition to the Supreme Court to annul Ariel University's accreditation.

How Peer Pressure Could Help Your Investments

4 Elul 5772 – August 22, 2012
While generally peer pressure is viewed as a negative trait, emulating successful people may help increase your own chances of success.

Saudi Will Shoot Down Israeli Planes to Iran

The US has passed a message on to Israel that Saudi Arabia informed them they will shoot down any Israeli planes that flies over...

Rabbi Elyashiv, 102, Passed Away

29 Tammuz 5772 – July 18, 2012
There is great concern in Haredi circles following a severe deterioration in the condittion of Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, who has been hospitalized for the past six months in Shaarey Tzedek Hospital in Jerusalem.

Israel’s Gas Cost Drops, Tax Still 55%

11 Tammuz 5772 – July 1, 2012
The price of gas was lowered overnight Sunday by 2.15%, making the maximum price of self-serve 95-octane gasoline 16 agorot per liter less - NIS 7.27.

How Your Children Will Ruin You Financially

1 Tammuz 5772 – June 21, 2012
Your child’s wedding should be a simcha, and not a financial disaster.

Kol Tzedek: A Proven Tool In Prosecuting Abuse Cases

1 Tammuz 5772 – June 20, 2012
Prior to the creation of the Kol Tzedek program, only a handful of sexual abuse allegations from the Orthodox community were reported to my office each year. Our information was that victims of sexual assault in the community were afraid to come forward and report to secular authorities due to enormous community disapproval and pressure. In an effort to overcome these obstacles and encourage reporting of these heinous crimes, and to ensure the continued cooperation of the victim with the prosecution, my office launched Project Kol Tzedek.

US Planning for Additional Sanctions on Iran in the Summer

16 Sivan 5772 – June 5, 2012
US undersecretary for terrorism and financial intelligence David Cohen, visiting Israel to coordinate sanctions policy with senior Israeli security, discussed plans to impose additional sanctions on Iran in the summer. In an interview with Haaretz, Cohen said: “If we don't get a breakthrough in Moscow there is no question we will continue to ratchet up the pressure."

Israeli Doctor: Over-the-Counter Drugs Could Raise Blood Pressure

17 Iyyar 5772 – May 9, 2012
Chemical components in anti-inflammatory pain relievers, antibiotics, contraceptives and anti-depressants may increase the risk of heart attack or stroke, according to Dr. Ehud Grossman...

Preemption is Better than Defense

29 Adar 5772 – March 23, 2012
It is impossible to rely on defense alone, because Israel simply isn’t big enough to absorb the damage when the defensive systems are not 100% effective. More importantly, a strictly defensive posture has zero deterrent ability. Why not fire rockets at Israel if the worst that can happen is that they will get shot down?

Ayatollah Khamenei Praises President Obama

15 Adar 5772 – March 8, 2012
RT.com reports that: Ayatollah Khamenei, the highest authority figure within the Islamic Republic of Iran, is publicly applauding US President Barack Obama over the American...

Orthodox Bball Team Wins Rescheduled Pre-Shabbat Semifinal Match

10 Adar 5772 – March 3, 2012
The Robert Beren Academy of Houston has advanced to the finals in a victory over both their opponents, Dallas Covenant Academy, and the Texas...

Bully To You, Haman

8 Adar 5772 – March 1, 2012
Purim is just a few days away, and Jews young and old are gearing up to celebrate this most festive of holidays, during which all will eat, drink and nosh merrily and in great relief over our come-up-from-behind triumph against a vicious Jew hater whose goal was to annihilate the Jewish people, but who instead had the tables turned against him in a dramatic and unforeseen manner. Sadly, bullying is alive and well in the 21st century afflicting all societies and the individuals that comprise them. For those who think that our heimishe communities have been spared the scourge of bullying - it's time to get their head out of the cholent.

Blogger Puts Congressional Aide’s Get Refusal In Context

The case is, predictably, another ugly and scary and very personal one, which is why I stayed off it all this time. But as the pressure campaign is increasing and even Fox News is dumping on the husband (a Republican!), I went looking for some context. Now you can, too…

Choked: The EU Is Cutting Iran off SWIFT Operations

1 Adar 5772 – February 24, 2012
The AP reported that the European Union is working on regulations that would shut out Iran's banks from the financial clearinghouse SWIFT, which is...

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