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10 Ways Israel is Saving Planet Earth, by Dr. Yvette Alt Miller (AISH)

By   10 hours ago

Apr. 15, 2019 This Earth Day, a look into how Israeli advances are helping battle climate change and pollution around the world. In celebration of Earth Day here are ten ways that Israel is leading the way to protect and safeguard the planet’s precious resources. Click here for full article

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150 Years After Mark Twain’s Visit to Palestine, ‘Innocents Abroad’ Deemed Prophetic By Eliana Rudee (Breaking Israel News)

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Sept. 24, 2017 “This whole land shall be a desolate ruin. And those nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.” Jeremiah 25:11 (The Israel Bible™) On his landmark visit to Israel 150 years ago, American literary giant Mark Twain witnessed what he did not then know was the start of the prophetic return of […]

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Israel Ranked as 8th Most Influential Country in the World in 2019 – Ilanit Chernick (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 22, 2019 Israel Ranked as 8th Most Influential Country in the World in 2019 – Ilanit Chernick (Jerusalem Post) U.S. News & World Reportranked Israel as the world’s 8th-most influential country in 2019, similar to 2018.

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Israeli Firm to Create Electric Charging Road in Sweden – Eytan Halon (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 19, 2019 Israeli Firm to Create Electric Charging Road in Sweden – Eytan Halon (Jerusalem Post) Israel-based Electreon Wireless has been chosen by the Swedish Transport Administration to build a dynamic electric road that charges vehicles as they drive along it. The road on the Baltic Sea island of Gotland will charge electric trucks and […]

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What Is Behind the Opposition to Peace with Israel? by Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Inst.)

By   5 days ago

Apr. 6, 2019 The anti-Israel campaign in the Arab and Islamic world sees peace with Israel — and not failed leadership, bad economic policies and corruption — as the biggest threat to Arabs and Muslims. Recognizing Israel’s right to exist is also seen by many Arabs and Muslims as a humiliation to their values, their […]

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Israel’s Election Didn’t Kill Hope for Peace. It Was Already Dead. by Daniel Gordis (Bloomberg News)

By   6 days ago

Apr. 17, 2019 Jewish and Palestinian positions are entrenched, and no party offered ideas for changing that. There is no “deal” now or in the foreseeable future primarily because the Palestinians have still not made peace with the idea that a Jewish state is here to stay. When Hamas, which controls Gaza, started its “March […]

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Failing at the ballot box, Jewish Left lashes out, by Stephen M. Flatow (JNS via Israel Hayom)

By   6 days ago

Apr. 17, 2019 “Abba Eban…said to Der Spiegel on Nov. 5, 1969: “We have openly said that the map will never again by the same as on June 4, 1967. For us, this is a matter of security and of principles. The June map is for us equivalent to insecurity and danger. I do not exaggerate when […]

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German Government: Anti-Israel, Pro-Iran by Stefan Frank (Gatestone Inst.)

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Apr. 17, 2019 Supporting one-sided resolutions against Israel is not Germany’s only unfriendly act against the Jewish state. Chancellor Angela Merkel has put pressure on other European Union states so that they do not transfer their embassies to Israel’s capital. Stopping the murder of Israelis is also not on the German government’s agenda. Last year […]

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EVENT – The Jordan Option: The Ultimate Alternate Solution for the Arab/Israeli conflict

By   12 months ago

Speaker: Ted Belman, BASc., LLB Venue: Aish Hatorah Shul, 949 Clark Ave West, Thornhill Date: May 15, 2018 – Doors open at 7:30 PM and Programme starts at 8:00 PM. Whether or not you buy a ticket, please consider making a donation. For further information write to [email protected] or call Lloyd Duckman at (416) 402-1963 […]

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Rockets Fired from Gaza, Soldiers Shot on Route 443

By   3 years 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

By   3 years ago

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)

By   4 years ago

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

By   5 years ago

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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How Palestinian Leaders Encourage Terrorism by Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Inst.)

By   9 hours ago

Apr. 24, 2019 Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s remarks at the Arab League gathering in Cairo demonstrate his preference for the well-being of terrorists over the ability of hard-working employees to put bread on the table for their families. These payments to terrorists and their families lie at the heart of Palestinian incitement to terror […]

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Care about Gaza? Blame Hamas – Jason Greenblatt (NYT via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 23, 2019 Care about Gaza? Blame Hamas – Jason Greenblatt (New York Times) Hamas has left Gaza in shambles. Life there is difficult, sad and abnormal. The shoreline is covered in raw sewage and debris from successive wars. If you ask why such hardships exist in Gaza, the answer will almost always be the same: […]

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Iranian-Backed Terror Cell Dismantled in Central Africa (i24News via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 19, 2019 Iranian-Backed Terror Cell Dismantled in Central Africa (i24News) Iran paid the leader of the central African Seneka militia, Michel Djotodia, $150,000 for terror recruitment with the aim to destabilize any African country with diplomatic relations with Israel. The terror cell was uncovered and dismantled in Chad, where Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited […]

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Israel’s Election Didn’t Kill Hope for Peace. It Was Already Dead. by Daniel Gordis (Bloomberg News)

By   6 days ago

Apr. 17, 2019 Jewish and Palestinian positions are entrenched, and no party offered ideas for changing that. There is no “deal” now or in the foreseeable future primarily because the Palestinians have still not made peace with the idea that a Jewish state is here to stay. When Hamas, which controls Gaza, started its “March […]

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PLO Position Paper Confirms There’s No Partner for Peace – Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser (TOI via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 18, 2019 PLO Position Paper Confirms There’s No Partner for Peace – Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser (Times of Israel)ob The “PLO Committee for Interaction with Israeli Society” recently published a detailed, 37-page position paper in Hebrew explaining its positions regarding relations with Israel. The writers are careful not to use the term “the Jewish people” […]

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Hamas’s Honesty and the Deal of the Century by Khaled Abu Toameh (Gatestone Inst.)

By   7 days ago

Apr. 17, 2019 Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar’s threats serve as a reminder that Hamas and other Palestinian terror group consider Israel one big settlement that needs to be annihilated. Above all, Hamas has never accepted the “two-state solution” or changed its charter, which explicitly states: “When our enemies usurp some Islamic lands, Jihad [holy war] […]

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Killed a Jew? In France that makes you unfit for trial, by Giulio Meotti (INN via Israpundit)

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Apr. 17, 2019 Killing a Jew is due to “extenuating circumstances,” the killer “criminally irresponsible.” You don’t understand because he shouted “Allahu Akhbar?” Ask the French courts. Click here for full article

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BDS Leader Barghouti: “We’re Not Ashamed to Have Armed Resistance” – Noah Pollak (Commentary via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 17, 2019 BDS Leader Barghouti: “We’re Not Ashamed to Have Armed Resistance” – Noah Pollak Omar Barghouti, a Palestinian leader of the BDS movement, has been barred entry to the U.S. In 2007, Barghouti founded the BDS National Committee, the leading group organizing and promoting BDS outside the U.S. The reason he was barred is […]

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Year-long UK arts fest celebrates contributions of refugees from Nazi Europe, by Anne Joseph (TOI)

By   2 months ago

Mar. 2, 2019 Curator of ‘Insiders/Outsiders,’ opening March 2, says Jews fleeing persecution produced influential music, art, writing and design in their adopted country Click here for article & photos

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BIBI JITTERS – COFFEE CHAIN SAYS NETANYAHU STILL HITS ISRAELI TASTE BUDS, BY HAGAY HACOHEN (J. Post)

By   2 months ago

Feb. 25, 2019 Popular coffee chain Cofix predicts Netanyahu to win April elections as 55% of their patrons opted for a take out with his mug. Click here for full article

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The Left Lends Cover to Anti-Semitism, by Ben Shapiro (National Review)

By   4 months ago

Dec. 18, 2018 Ignoring anti-Semitic actions or comments depending on the perpetrator’s ethnicity or background allows hatred of Jews to spread. This week, The New York Times Review of Books printed an interview with Alice Walker, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Color Purple. The interviewer asked Walker to list the books on her nightstand. Most were unobjectionable. One […]

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Ex-NBA star Dikembe Mutombo moved to tears in Jerusalem (AP & Israel Hayom)

By   5 months ago

Nov. 29, 2018 Hall of Famer says his devout parents made him dream of visiting the holy city • Mutombo, in Israel to inaugurate sports center for Israelis and Palestinians at YMCA, says life in conflict-ridden Congo helps him relate to “politically troubled” places. Click here for article & photos

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Israeli-Ethiopian is Best Female Director at TIFF (Michael Orman’s Good News Israel newsletter)

By   7 months ago

Sept. 24, 2018 Israeli-Ethiopian is Best Director.  Aalam-Warqe Davidian won the “Best Female Director” award at the Toronto Film Festival. Her debut “Fig Tree”, in Amharic with Hebrew and English subtitles, takes place in Ethiopia at the end of the Ethiopian Civil War. Davidian, 38, made Aliya from Ethiopia at the age of 11. Click here […]

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Novelty Item: PALESTINIAN MUSICIANS: ‘HABIBI YOU CAN DRIVE MY CAR’ HONORS SAUDI WOMEN, by Hagay Hacohen (J. Post)

By   10 months ago

July 5, 2018 Palestinian cellist Naseem Alatrash and Syrian singer Nano Raies recorded a cover version of “Baby You Can Drive My Car” by the Beatles to honor the Saudi Arabian decision to allow female citizens of the kingdom to drive, beginning on June 24. Click here for article & 3 min. music video

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The Giro d’Italia in Israel and BDS (J. Post)

By   12 months ago

May 3, 2018 The Jerusalem Post is excited by the potential impact of the Giro d’Italia, which will commence in Jerusalem on Friday – the first time any of cycling’s three Grand Tour races is being held outside Europe, and states: “This event is also a spit in the eye to the BDS movement, a force that some […]

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IS SOCIAL-MEDIA MANEUVERING AGAINST PRO-ISRAEL AND CONSERVATIVE SITES? by Orit Arfa (J. Post)

By   1 year ago

Apr. 22, 2018 Facebook stymied even the “Mossad.” Click here for full article

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The European Union: Nurturing Instability and Terrorism in the Middle East by Naomi Linder Kahn (Gatestone Inst.)

By   9 hours ago

Apr. 24, 2019 The apparent objective of the Palestinian Authority (PA) is to annex these areas and bring them under PA control as part of its larger plan for the unilateral creation of a Palestinian state. This plan was publicized in 2009, in an official PA document written by then-Prime Minister Salam Fayyad; since its […]

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150 Years After Mark Twain’s Visit to Palestine, ‘Innocents Abroad’ Deemed Prophetic By Eliana Rudee (Breaking Israel News)

By   2 days ago

Sept. 24, 2017 “This whole land shall be a desolate ruin. And those nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.” Jeremiah 25:11 (The Israel Bible™) On his landmark visit to Israel 150 years ago, American literary giant Mark Twain witnessed what he did not then know was the start of the prophetic return of […]

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Israel Ranked as 8th Most Influential Country in the World in 2019 – Ilanit Chernick (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 22, 2019 Israel Ranked as 8th Most Influential Country in the World in 2019 – Ilanit Chernick (Jerusalem Post) U.S. News & World Reportranked Israel as the world’s 8th-most influential country in 2019, similar to 2018.

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Israeli Firm to Create Electric Charging Road in Sweden – Eytan Halon (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   4 days ago

Apr. 19, 2019 Israeli Firm to Create Electric Charging Road in Sweden – Eytan Halon (Jerusalem Post) Israel-based Electreon Wireless has been chosen by the Swedish Transport Administration to build a dynamic electric road that charges vehicles as they drive along it. The road on the Baltic Sea island of Gotland will charge electric trucks and […]

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Iranian-Backed Terror Cell Dismantled in Central Africa (i24News via Daily Alert)

By   4 days ago

Apr. 19, 2019 Iranian-Backed Terror Cell Dismantled in Central Africa (i24News) Iran paid the leader of the central African Seneka militia, Michel Djotodia, $150,000 for terror recruitment with the aim to destabilize any African country with diplomatic relations with Israel. The terror cell was uncovered and dismantled in Chad, where Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited […]

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U.S. Special Envoy Greenblatt Keeps Challenging Palestinian Leadership (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   4 days ago

Apr. 19, 2019 U.S. Special Envoy Greenblatt Keeps Challenging Palestinian Leadership Jason Greenblatt, the U.S. Special Envoy for Middle East negotiations, has been engaged in a Twitter debate for the last two days with Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh over the direction of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. When Shtayyeh accused the U.S. of declaring “financial […]

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Must Read: Spain: Does the Term ‘Islamist’ Constitute Hate Speech?, by Soeren Kern (Gatestone Inst.)

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Apr. 19, 2019 “The external enemies want to tell us how to run our country…. Angela Merkel and her fellow travelers, George Soros, the immigration mafias, believe that they can tell us who can and cannot enter our country. They demand that our boats pluck so-called castaways out of the sea, transfer them to our […]

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CAIR Official: “i wish hitler was alive to f*** up the jewish ppl”, by Sam Westrop (Islamist Watch via M.E. Forum)

By   6 days ago

Apr. 17, 2019 Writing in Alpha News, journalist Megan Olson draws attention to Islamist Watch research on the cozy relationship between politicians and anti-Semitic Islamists in Minnesota. Now, new information about the virulent anti-Semitism of leading Islamist activists in Minnesota has emerged. As Olson concisely explains, not only was anti-Jewish cleric and activist Asad Zaman invited by Minnesota […]

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Book Review: Jews in France Living Under Occupation, 1940-44 – Ronald C. Rosbottom (WSJ via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 12, 2019 Book Review: Jews in France Living Under Occupation, 1940-44 – Ronald C. Rosbottom The goal of Jacques Semelin’s careful study, The Survival of the Jews in France, 1940-44, is to show that France as a nation deserves more credit for helping save the majority of its Jewish population from death during the German occupation. There […]

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El Salvador’s Schindler who Saved 25,000 Jews, by Dr. Yvette Alt Miller (AISH)

By   2 months ago

Jan. 20, 2019 Jose Castellanos Contreras rescued 20 times more Jews than Oskar Schindler. Everyone should know his story. Click here for article

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Year-long UK arts fest celebrates contributions of refugees from Nazi Europe, by Anne Joseph (TOI)

By   2 months ago

Mar. 2, 2019 Curator of ‘Insiders/Outsiders,’ opening March 2, says Jews fleeing persecution produced influential music, art, writing and design in their adopted country Click here for article & photos

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Summaries of 2 articles by Daily Alert, on what really happened in Poland (during WW2)

By   2 months ago

Feb. 19, 2019 Knesset Speaker Edelstein: We Have a Right to Say What Really Happened in Poland – Lahav Harkov (Jerusalem Post) Poland cannot deny that some Poles collaborated with the Nazis, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein told the Jerusalem Post on Monday. “We don’t have to collectively blame all the Poles or forget those who acted differently, but […]

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PM Netanyahu meets with US Vice President Mike Pence in Warsaw (MFA)

By   2 months ago

Feb. 14, 2019 PM Netanyahu:  This conference in which you have brought together some sixty foreign ministers and Arab foreign ministers with an Israeli prime minister to stand together against Iran in such clarity, such unity. I think that this is something that we deeply appreciate. Click here for transcript of Prime Minister’s remarks

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IMAM OF PEACE VISITS AUSCHWITZ, by Ilanit Chernick (J. Post)

By   3 months ago

FEBRUARY 3, 2019 Imam Mohamad Tawhidi proudly posted on Sunday about being the first Shia Imam “to pay his respects at Auschwitz.” Click here for article, photo & short video

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Fake Salvadoran Citizenship Papers Saved Thousands of Jews during the Holocaust – David B. Green (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

By   3 months ago

Feb. 1, 2019 Fake Salvadoran Citizenship Papers Saved Thousands of Jews during the Holocaust – David B. Green Jose Arturo Castellanos and George Mantello saved thousands of Jews otherwise fated to die in Auschwitz. They met when Castellanos was posted by El Salvador as an army business agent in Europe and Mantello (formerly Mandl) brokered a […]

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Why Muslims Should Remember the Holocaust – Mohammad Al-Issa (Washington Post via Daily Alert)

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Jan. 30, 2019 Why Muslims Should Remember the Holocaust – Mohammad Al-Issa The lessons of the Holocaust are universal and Muslims around the world have a responsibility to learn them, heed the warnings and join the international commitment to ensure “never again.” One year ago, as International Holocaust Remembrance Day approached, I wrote to Sara Bloomfield, […]

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