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Must watch: Why Don’t You Support Israel?, by Stephen Harper (Prager University)

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May 13, 2019 Israel is one of the most free and most prosperous countries in the world. Not only is Israel a booming economy and a wellspring of innovation, it is the only democracy in the Middle East. So why is it so controversial to support the Jewish state? Stephen Harper, the 22nd Prime Minister […]

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The Iranian Government’s 40 Years of Hatred Towards America by Majid Rafizadeh (Gatestone Inst.)

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May 16, 2019 It was Iran, not the US, that breached international law by carrying out the US Embassy takeover in Tehran…. It was also Iran, not the US, that immediately began using its proxies, such as Hezbollah, to commit terrorism and incite antagonism towards America. Should the mullahs be appeased for killing thousands of […]

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News anchor destroys the Left’s take on the Middle East conflict, by Leah Rosenberg

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May 16, 2019 Click here for article & 3 min. video of Liz Wheeler on OAN Click here for same video from Youtube

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Israel’s Big Heart – Sarah Saide (Algemeiner via Daily Alert)

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May 17, 2019 Israel’s Big Heart – Sarah Saide (Algemeiner) In a world of nearly 200 countries, there is a small country of 9 million people – a mere 0.1% of the world’s population – that provides care to children of all nationalities with heart disease, is the first at the scene when natural disasters strike […]

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Senior PA Leader Receiving Medical Treatment in Israeli Hospital – Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Institute via Daily Alert)

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May 15, 2019 Senior PA Leader Receiving Medical Treatment in Israeli Hospital – Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Institute) Last week, Jibril Rajoub, a senior official with Abbas’ ruling Fatah faction in the West Bank, was admitted to Ichilov Hospital in Israel. Rajoub, who also heads the Palestinian Football Association and previously spent 17 years in Israeli prison […]

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Eurovision Boycott Activists Oppose Israel’s Right to Self-Determination – Ophir Kariv (The Journal-Ireland via Daily Alert)

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May 14, 2019 Eurovision Boycott Activists Oppose Israel’s Right to Self-Determination – Ophir Kariv (The Journal-Ireland) In 1948 when the modern Israeli state was born, Israel was a very small, poor country largely consisting of desert. Its tiny population, many of them Holocaust survivors, had to build a new life and a new country in the […]

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After 71 years, Israel is like the bougainvillea in my garden, by Giullio Meotti (INN)

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May 9, 2019 Israel has taken root in very hostile conditions, putting down roots of freedom, modernity, democracy and tolerance in a region that has never known them. Click here for full article

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72,000 visitors from Muslim countries to Israel in 2018. NYU “academics” think that’s impossible. (EoZ)

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May 7, 2019 From Times of Israel: A record number of visitors from Muslim countries came to Israel last year, including nearly 55,000 from countries that have no diplomatic relations with Jerusalem. According to figures provided by the Population and Immigration Authority on Monday, 72,109 citizens of Egypt and Jordan (the only Arab countries with which […]

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

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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

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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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Our politicians may not care, but Christians are under siege across the world, by Barbara Kay (National Post)

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May 7, 2019 An Italian study calculates that in 2016 a Christian was killed for his or her faith every six minutes, and the trend is accelerating https://nationalpost.com/opinion/barbara-kay-our-politicians-may-not-care-but-christians-are-under-siege-across-the-world It is estimated that about one-third of the globe’s population suffers from religious persecution. By the numbers, Christians are the most persecuted religious group in the world. […]

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News anchor destroys the Left’s take on the Middle East conflict, by Leah Rosenberg

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May 16, 2019 Click here for article & 3 min. video of Liz Wheeler on OAN Click here for same video from Youtube

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Senior PA Leader Receiving Medical Treatment in Israeli Hospital – Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Institute via Daily Alert)

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May 15, 2019 Senior PA Leader Receiving Medical Treatment in Israeli Hospital – Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Institute) Last week, Jibril Rajoub, a senior official with Abbas’ ruling Fatah faction in the West Bank, was admitted to Ichilov Hospital in Israel. Rajoub, who also heads the Palestinian Football Association and previously spent 17 years in Israeli prison […]

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Why Doesn’t the UN Condemn Hamas Attacks on Israelis? – Jason Greenblatt (U.S. Mission to the UN via Daily Alert)

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May 10, 2019 Why Doesn’t the UN Condemn Hamas Attacks on Israelis? – Jason Greenblatt (U.S. Mission to the UN) U.S. Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt told a UN Security Council meeting on May 9, 2019: “It is baffling and disappointing to see the obvious, continual anti-Israel bias here….It is truly shameful that in […]

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3/4 of Palestinians Killed in Recent Fighting Were Terrorist Operatives(Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center via Daily Alert)

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May 10, 2019 3/4 of Palestinians Killed in Recent Fighting Were Terrorist Operatives(Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center) During the escalation of May 4-6, 2019, 23 Palestinians were killed whose names were included in the list issued by the Gaza Ministry of Health. Of the 23, at least 17 (74%) were terrorist operatives or members of […]

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Ilhan Omar’s Ignorance and Bigotry on Gaza Rockets by Alan M. Dershowitz (Gatestone Inst.)

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May 8, 2019 Does Ilhan Omar not realize that Israel ended its occupation of Gaza in 2005, when Israel removed every soldier and settler from that area? The American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee issued a statement condemning Israel for “targeting and killing Palestinian civilians, including children and infants.” Irresponsibly, it never once mentioned the firing of 698 rockets by the […]

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The Muslim Brotherhood’s Ties to ISIS and Al-Qaeda (Counter Extremism Project)

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May 2019 Before ascending to the highest positions of ISIS and al-Qaeda, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Osama bin Laden, and Ayman al-Zawahiri belonged to a common ideological precursor, the Muslim Brotherhood. The trajectories of these three extremist leaders highlight the significant ideological overlap between today’s most notorious violent Islamist groups—ISIS and al-Qaeda—and the worldwide Muslim Brotherhood movement. As the progenitor of the […]

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Firing 600 Rockets at Civilian Targets Is an Act of War – David French (Nat. Review via Daily Alert)

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May 8, 2019 Firing 600 Rockets at Civilian Targets Is an Act of War – David French (National Review) When it comes to Hamas, “restraint” is Israel’s choice – one it may make for tactical and strategic reasons of its own. The actual law of war would allow Israel to invade Gaza, utterly destroy Hamas, and occupy Gaza […]

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Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitism wins the pop-culture primary by Jonathan S. Tobin (JNS via Israel Hayom)

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May 12, 2019 The real defeat for those who worry about the legitimization of Jew-hatred wasn’t in Congress but on the late-night comedy television shows. Click here for article

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

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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)

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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)

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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   6 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   8 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   11 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)

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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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Our politicians may not care, but Christians are under siege across the world, by Barbara Kay (National Post)

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May 7, 2019 An Italian study calculates that in 2016 a Christian was killed for his or her faith every six minutes, and the trend is accelerating https://nationalpost.com/opinion/barbara-kay-our-politicians-may-not-care-but-christians-are-under-siege-across-the-world It is estimated that about one-third of the globe’s population suffers from religious persecution. By the numbers, Christians are the most persecuted religious group in the world. […]

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Separate and Unequal for Jewish Groups at Williams College (2 articles summarized by Daily Alert, with links)

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May 21, 2019 Separate and Unequal for Jewish Groups at Williams College – K.C. Johnson In April, the Williams College student government, which previously had recognized a branch of Students for Justice in Palestine, rejected a request to recognize a group called Williams Initiative for Israel (WIFI). In the previous decade, the College Council had not […]

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Must watch: Why Don’t You Support Israel?, by Stephen Harper (Prager University)

By   2 days ago

May 13, 2019 Israel is one of the most free and most prosperous countries in the world. Not only is Israel a booming economy and a wellspring of innovation, it is the only democracy in the Middle East. So why is it so controversial to support the Jewish state? Stephen Harper, the 22nd Prime Minister […]

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How alumni are revolutionizing the Israel debate on campus, by Avi D. Gordon (JNS via Israel Hayom)

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May 20, 2019 Alumni can become the missing piece in countering bigotry, bringing years of practical and professional experience to the table. Click here for article

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Israel’s Big Heart – Sarah Saide (Algemeiner via Daily Alert)

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May 17, 2019 Israel’s Big Heart – Sarah Saide (Algemeiner) In a world of nearly 200 countries, there is a small country of 9 million people – a mere 0.1% of the world’s population – that provides care to children of all nationalities with heart disease, is the first at the scene when natural disasters strike […]

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Tension with Iran Linked to High-Level IRGC Defector, by J.E. Dyer (Liberty Unyielding via Daily Alert)

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May 17, 2019 Tension with Iran Linked to High-Level IRGC Defector(J.E. Dyer) The recent dynamic in developments between the U.S., regional nations, and Iran may have started with the reported defection of a senior IRGC officer, Brig.-Gen. Ali Nasiri, in April. According to the Islamic State of Iran Crime Research Center (ISICRC), in a 22 April […]

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International Law Backs U.S. Golan Policy – Michael R. Pompeo and David Friedman (WSJ via Daily Alert)

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May 15, 2019 International Law Backs U.S. Golan Policy – Michael R. Pompeo and David Friedman (Wall Street Journal) President Trump’s recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights is entirely consistent with UN Security Council Resolution 242 of 1967. Resolution 242 calls on the parties to negotiate a just and lasting peace that recognizes the […]

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Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitism wins the pop-culture primary by Jonathan S. Tobin (JNS via Israel Hayom)

By   1 week ago

May 12, 2019 The real defeat for those who worry about the legitimization of Jew-hatred wasn’t in Congress but on the late-night comedy television shows. Click here for article

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Rashida Tlaib Has Her History Wrong – Benny Morris (Atlantic via Daily Alert)

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May 15, 2019 Rashida Tlaib Has Her History Wrong – Benny Morris The historical reality was quite different from what Rep. Rashida Tlaib described as Palestinians creating a safe haven for Jews. The Palestinians indirectly, and in some ways directly, aided in the destruction of European Jewry. After Hitler’s accession to power in Germany in 1933, […]

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The Arab chapter of the Holocaust, by Dr. Mordechai Kedar (Israel Hayom)

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May 2, 2019 The Palestinian mufti, Haj Amin al-Husseini, prodded Hitler to exterminate Europe’s Jews, established the Muslim division of the SS, and incited the murderous “Farhud” pogrom in Baghdad. Let us never forget the wretched concentration camps in North Africa. Click here for full article

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The disturbing link between the Nazis and Jihadis, by Leah Rosenberg (Israel Unwired)

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Apr. 29, 2019 It may seem like a stretch to use terms like radical Islam and Naziism in the same sentence. But actually, the two are deeply intertwined. Radical Islam existed way before this generation and actually worked hand in hand with the Nazis during World War II. The key figure is the Mufti of […]

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GREEK JEWRY AND THE HOLOCAUST, by Alan Rosenbaum (J. Post)

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Apr. 29, 2019 Before World War II, approximately 80,000 Jews lived in Greece in 31 different communities. By war’s end, only 10,000 Jews survived. Click here for full article and photos

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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   3 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   3 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)

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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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