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Column one: Israel’s constitutional identity crisis, by Caroline B. Glick (J. Post)

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Dec. 1, 2016 The only thing likely to prevent Obama from harming Israel at the Security Council at this point is a clear message to the UN from the incoming Trump administration. Click here for full article

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After 5-year dry spell, EU and Israel move to upgrade ties, by Raphael Ahren (TOI)

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Dec. 1, 2016 Despite policy disagreements, officials confirm high-level bilateral Association Council might convene next year for first time since 2012 Click here for full article

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Flooding, road closures as heavy rain pounds Israel (TOI)

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Dec. 2, 2016 Some 100 mm of rainfall registered in locations across north, while in central cities 18 people are rescued from rising water levels click here for full article

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The Factors Working in Israel’s Geopolitical Favor, by ARTHUR HERMAN (Mosaic)

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Dec. 1, 2016 f any other evidence were needed, the recent fires in, especially, Haifa bring home that the title of my essay, “Everybody Loves Israel,” was not to be taken literally. I stipulated as much at the outset of the essay, and I’m happy that both Robert Satloff and Eran Lerman agree. Of course […]

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The Balfour Declaration Came as the Jewish Community in Palestine Faced Eradication – Lenny Ben-David (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Dec. 2, 2016 The Balfour Declaration Came as the Jewish Community in Palestine Faced Eradication – Lenny Ben-David The Balfour Declaration is hailed by Israel’s friends as a great historic document establishing the principle of a Jewish state. But Balfour’s declaration must also be seen in the context of the horrifying events of World War […]

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Palestinian Arsonists Behind 3/4 of Largest Fires in Israel – Sohrab Ahmari (WSJ)

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Dec. 2, 2016 Palestinian Arsonists Behind 3/4 of Largest Fires in Israel – Sohrab Ahmari Of the 39 largest fires in Israel last month, 29 were ignited by Palestinian arsonists. “We have also identified an additional 10 sites where arson was attempted but didn’t succeed,” Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan told me in an […]

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Israeli Arabs donate wood to rebuild burned synagogue, by BY SUE SURKES (TOI)

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Dec. 1, 2016 ‘I had tears in my eyes when I heard what was happening,’ rabbi of Conservative congregation in Haifa says of timber suppliers Click here for article

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The UN’s Palestine Language by A.J. Caschetta (Gatestone Inst.)

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Nov. 30, 2016 For decades, UN agencies have slandered the Jewish state, most recently with the April 2016 accusation that it has been “planting Jewish fake graves” in Palestinian territory, and with UNESCO declaring last year that the ancient Jewish Biblical sites Rachel’s Tomb and the Cave of the Patriarchs are actually Muslim holy sites, […]

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Rockets Fired from Gaza, Soldiers Shot on Route 443

By   9 months ago

Written by T.P.S. on March 12, 2016Jerusalem (TPS) – Violence against Israelis continued over the 25-hour Shabbat period, with terrorists from the Gaza Strip shooting four rockets toward the town of Sderot Friday night, March 11, and assailants firing on two IDF soldiers driving along Route 443 west of Jerusalem. One of the soldiers was […]

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YouTube Shuts Down Palestinian Media Watch Video Account

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Written by Alexander J. Apfel/TPS on March 06, 2016The Internet video-sharing portal YouTube shut down an account belonging to Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) on Sunday, March 6 after claiming that PMW had violated YouTube’s terms of service. PMW, which monitors and exposes incitement in Palestinian media, last posted a video to YouTube on Thursday March […]

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Israeli Research Into Zika Virus Contradicts World Health Organization Findings

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Haifa University has conducted a preliminary study that has identified a correlation between the exceptionally hot and dry winter of northeast Brazil and the recent outbreak of the Zika virus which has led to numerous of birth defects. The study was led by Dr. Shlomit Paz of the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at […]

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From Canada to the Judean Hills, from Christianity to Judaism, By Yoni Kempinski (Arutz Sheva)

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July 17, 2015 Azriel Dror from Canada converted to Judaism from Christianity and made aliyah because Israel is “where every Jew needs to be.” Click here for brief article and video interview

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Why Do Palestinians Want Both Statehood and ‘Occupation?’

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by Jonathan Tobin, jewishworldreview.com, Dec. 29, 2014 Click here for article

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Canadian Freedom Alliance calls on Speaker of the Ontario Parliament Dave Levac to stop hate-filled Al Quds Day Rally

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By Doris Epstein Toronto, ON—The Canadian Freedom Alliance, a Canada-wide coalition supporting democracy and freedom in Canada and around the world, calls upon MPP Dave Levac, Speaker of the Ontario Parliament to disallow the bigoted and hateful upcoming Al Quds Day rally. Al Quds Day was founded by the Islamist dictator of Iran: Ayatollah Khomeini. […]

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VIGIL FOR ISRAELI BOYS AT PALESTINE HOUSE TURNS VIOLENT

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by Doris Strub Epstein The Jewish response to those affected by tragedy and bereavement, is to action and to deeds.  Action brings meaning.   We should not tolerate the intolerable.  JDL decided to take the mourning out of synagogues and Jewish community centres and honour the boys’ memory by organizing a vigil in front of Palestine […]

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Palestinian Arsonists Behind 3/4 of Largest Fires in Israel – Sohrab Ahmari (WSJ)

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Dec. 2, 2016 Palestinian Arsonists Behind 3/4 of Largest Fires in Israel – Sohrab Ahmari Of the 39 largest fires in Israel last month, 29 were ignited by Palestinian arsonists. “We have also identified an additional 10 sites where arson was attempted but didn’t succeed,” Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan told me in an […]

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2 Iranians indicted for planning attack on Israeli Embassy in Kenya, by Erez Linn (Israel Hayom)

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Dec. 2, 2016 Sayed Nasrollah Ebrahimi and Abdolhosein Ghola Safafe are arrested after they were found staking out the Israeli Embassy in Nairobi in an Iranian Embassy car • Suspects’ driver faces charges as an accomplice • All three deny the allegations. Click here for article

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Obama Administration Turns Palestinian-American Terrorist Into Victim, by Stephen M. Flatow (JNS via Algemeiner)

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Dec. 1, 2016 After years of silence, the Obama administration has finally spoken out about an American citizen who was killed in Israel. There’s just one catch: The focus of the administration’s sudden concern is not for an American who was murdered by a Palestinian terrorist. Its focus is a Palestinian-American terrorist who tried to murder Israelis. […]

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Hold UNRWA Accountable (Youtube via StandWithUs)

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Nov. 30, 2016 UNRWA has been supplying textbooks with inciting material to children in the West Bank and Gaza. These books are APPROVED by the United States. Teaching violence to children is incredibly dangerous and undermines the peace process. Stand with us in demanding that the US remove these books from their approved list and […]

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The Islamic State Has Been a Catastrophe for Sunnis – Liz Sly (Washington Post via Daily Alert)

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Dec. 1, 2016 The Islamic State Has Been a Catastrophe for Sunnis – Liz Sly As the Islamic State is crushed, its fighters in retreat and the caliphate it sought to build in the image of a bygone glory crumbling, the biggest losers are the millions of ordinary Sunnis whose lives have been ravaged by […]

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Will Mahmoud Abbas pay salaries to the arsonists?, by Itamar Marcus (J. Post via PMW)

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Dec. 1, 2016 While Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas was accepting praise for sending Palestinian firefighters to help put out fires in Israel, the PA Finance Ministry was busy doing the paper work to start paying salaries to the Palestinian arsonists who were arrested for setting many of those same fires. So far Israel has […]

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Tweet of the day, by Amb. Paul Hirschson (via HonestReporting)

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Nov. 29, 2016 Click here for tweet about CNN’s hypocrisy and bias against Israel

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Air Supply’s Unbelievable Gesture To Israel, by Aussie Dave (Israellycool via EoZ)

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Nov. 27, 2016 We already knew Air Suppy were menschen. To what extent has just become manifest. After being forced to postpone their concert in Haifa from Friday to Sunday because of the fires that plagued the city over the weekend, Air Supply are giving away 200 tickets to firemen’s wives. — Concert producer Dudi […]

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Baseball star Albert Pujols impressed by Israeli center for special-needs children (the Daily Tip, Israel21c)

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Nov. 23, 2016 Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols was in Jerusalem this week, along with his wife Deidre, to visit the new Shalva National Children’s Center — the largest center of its kind in the world. Shalva- Israel Association for the Care and Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities is renowned for providing state-of-the-art care […]

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‘Post-truth’ beats ‘Brexiteer’ to title of word of the year 2016 by Reuters (J. Post)

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Nov. 16, 2016 The publisher says its word of the year process aims to select a word that “captures the ethos, mood, or preoccupations of that particular year”. Click here for article

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Israeli Smart Glass Firm Gauzy Raises $7M (Jewish Business News via Daily Alert)

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Israeli Smart Glass Firm Gauzy Raises $7M (Jewish Business News) Israeli material science and nanotechnology startup Gauzy recently attracted $7 million of investment from the U.S. and Asia. Gauzy has created a unique liquid crystal film which can be embedded into raw materials – with a current focus on glass – to perform a vast […]

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Twitter users lampoon Palestinian claim to Dead Sea Scrolls (J. Post)

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Nov. 6, 2016 Hundreds of social media users poked fun at the latest Palestinian claim to a piece of Jewish history. Click here for article and examples 

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Liberal Submission: Protect Islam, Defame Christianity by Giulio Meotti (Gatestone Inst.)

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Oct. 23, 2016 If an imam violently protests something, the liberal elite always supports the false charge of “Islamophobia.” If a peaceful protest is led by a Catholic bishop, the same elite always rejects it under the name of “freedom of expression.” The “Caliph” of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, ridiculed by Charlie Hebdo, […]

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Rewriting the History of Jerusalem, by VICTORIA C. GARDNER COATES (WSJ)

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Oct. 9, 2016 For Unesco and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Israel’s capital is anything but Jewish. Click here for article

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In first, Israel selects all-Arabic film as its foreign language Oscars entry (JTA via TOI)

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Sept. 24, 2016 ‘Sand storm,’ a family drama set in the Bedouin community, is the feature debut for Jewish Israeli Elite Zexer Click here for article

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Vatican buses promote trips to Jerusalem, “Palestine”, by Giulio Meotti (INN via Jihad Watch)

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Nov. 23, 2016 Click here for article in Arutz Sheva Click here for article & photo of bus ad advertising the tour in Jihad Watch  

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Column one: Israel’s constitutional identity crisis, by Caroline B. Glick (J. Post)

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Dec. 1, 2016 The only thing likely to prevent Obama from harming Israel at the Security Council at this point is a clear message to the UN from the incoming Trump administration. Click here for full article

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After 5-year dry spell, EU and Israel move to upgrade ties, by Raphael Ahren (TOI)

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Dec. 1, 2016 Despite policy disagreements, officials confirm high-level bilateral Association Council might convene next year for first time since 2012 Click here for full article

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The Ellison Challenge – Part II, by Carline B. Glick (Jewish Voice)

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Nov. 30, 2016 Click here for full article

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The Factors Working in Israel’s Geopolitical Favor, by ARTHUR HERMAN (Mosaic)

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Dec. 1, 2016 f any other evidence were needed, the recent fires in, especially, Haifa bring home that the title of my essay, “Everybody Loves Israel,” was not to be taken literally. I stipulated as much at the outset of the essay, and I’m happy that both Robert Satloff and Eran Lerman agree. Of course […]

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Remembering a Terrible Pogrom in Yemen, 49 Years Later (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

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Dec. 2, 2016 When the UN, on November 29, 1947, voted in favor of the partition of Palestine, the Jews in the British-controlled Yemenite city of Aden cheered. But then, 49 years ago today, the local Muslims viciously set upon their Jewish neighbors, leaving 87 dead and many more wounded. Ofer Aderet describes the events. […]

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Keith Ellison’s Present Isn’t Much Better Than His Past, by Alan Dershowitz (Gatestone Inst. via Mosaic)

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Dec. 2, 2016 “Earlier this month, the new senate minority leader Charles Schumer declared his support for Minnesota’s Senator Keith Ellison as the next chairman of the Democratic National Committee. Alan Dershowitz argues that Ellison’s past associations with the Nation of Islam, and his current attitudes toward the Jewish state, should be disturbing to all […]

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Shout “Amsterdam”, by Dov Seigal (J. Post)

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Nov. 8, 2016 Last year a so-called platform against racism invited Hanin Zoabi to be the keynote speaker at an alternative Kristallnacht commemoration in Amsterdam. She held a virulently anti-Israel speech where Israel was equated with the Nazis. This platform is headed by anti-Israel zealots (including some Jews). They are financed by many mainstream political […]

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Letter to a World War II Veteran, BY ALBERT GARIH (US Holocaust Memorial Museum)

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from 2015: Click here for brief letter of thanks

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The 1939 White Paper, not Balfour Declaration, is the document that the British really DO need to apologize for (EoZ)

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Nov. 2, 2016 On this 99th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, Arabs are starting a major campaign to force Great Britain to apologize for issuing it. This is absurd, of course, for a number of reasons. The The Balfour Declaration was incorporated into the San Remo Resolution and became international law that set aside the entire […]

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Prince Charles visits grandmother’s grave while in Jerusalem (J. Post)

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Oct. 3, 2016 The Royal family has historically refrained from visiting the site due to its location in the eastern part of Jerusalem, to remain neutral in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Click here for article

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Sign Petition: Academic Freedom Does Not Include Holocaust Denial (B’nai Brith Canada)

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Sept. 27, 2016 University of Lethbridge professor Anthony Hall in a video called ‘Why Do You Support Open Debate on the Holocaust?’ (Credit: YouTube Screenshot) B’nai Brith Canada is urging the University of Lethbridge in Alberta to investigate one of its professors over suggestions that he has promoted Holocaust denial and other antisemitic conspiracy theories. […]

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Embracing Denial, a new film about Holocaust denier David Irving, by Bernie M. Farber

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Sept. 20, 2016 While exploring an old subject, a new film offers important lessons for our time. Click here for article

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Setting the Record Straight on Hitler and Zionism – Daniel Sugarman (Jewish Chronicle-UK via Daily Alert)

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Sept.9, 2016 Setting the Record Straight on Hitler and Zionism – Daniel Sugarman Yehuda Bauer, professor of Holocaust Studies at Hebrew University, responded Tuesday to former London Mayor Ken Livingstone’s remark that Hitler had supported Zionism. “The Nazi policy from 1933, when they reached power, was to get rid of the Jews of Germany. They […]

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Descendants of Nazi Perpetrators Singing the Hatikvah (March of Life via Youtube)

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Apr. 28, 2016 click here for 6 1/2 min. video…watch to the end

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