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Israel Can’t Allow Those Who Call for Its Destruction to Remain – Ben-Dror Yemini (Ynet News via Daily Alert)

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Nov. 7, 2019 Israel Can’t Allow Those Who Call for Its Destruction to Remain – Ben-Dror YeminiThe Israel Supreme Court has revoked the visa of Omar Shakir, the Israel director for Human Rights Watch. Shakir has demanded the recognition of the Palestinian right of return, which by its very nature abolishes the right of Israel to […]

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Normalization: 166,000 Palestinians Work with Israelis Every Day – Neville Teller (Jerusalem Report via Daily Alert)

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Oct. 30, 2019 Normalization: 166,000 Palestinians Work with Israelis Every Day – Neville Teller“Normalization” has been adopted as a term of abuse by the Palestinian leadership to stigmatize any form of joint Palestinian-Israeli activity. The elephant in this room is that every day, 130,000 Palestinians cross into Israel from the West Bank to work for some […]

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The Crisis of Violence in Israeli Arab Society By Dr. Edy Cohen

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Oct. 29, 2019 BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 1,328, October 29, 2019 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Arab politicians blame the Israeli establishment for the rampaging violence in Israeli Arab society, but ignore the underlying problems in their own sociopolitical culture that foster that violence. The Joint Arab List, which became the Knesset’s third-largest faction in the recent elections, […]

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Another UN blow to human rights, by Hillel Neuer (NY Post)

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Oct. 18, 2019 In 1946, in the aftermath of the horrors of World War II, Eleanor Roosevelt founded the UN Commission on Human Rights, to reaffirm the principles of human dignity. That her dream has turned into a recurring nightmare was confirmed on Thursday when some of the world’s worst regimes were once again elected to […]

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After Hurricane, Israel Provides Bahamas with Water Technology (IMFA via Daily Alert)…article & video

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Oct. 22, 2019 After Hurricane, Israel Provides Bahamas with Water Technology (Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs)    After Hurricane Dorian made the vast majority of water reservoirs in the Bahamas salty and unusable in September, Israel sent a mobile water distribution station as a gift.    A senior hydrologist from the Israel Water Authority was sent […]

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Innovation: Africa – Inspired By Israel 2017 (Youtube)

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July 11, 2017 Click here for 3 min. video on Israeli solar technology in Africa

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How Erdogan Planned This Ethnic Cleansing All Alongby Malcolm Lowe (Gatestone Inst.)

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Oct. 16, 2019 As the Voice of America itself reported on January 23, Erdogan’s plan was to resettle three million or more refugees from other parts of Syria in this “security zone” extending twenty miles deep into Syria. Twenty miles may not sound much, but – the VOA omitted to mention – almost all the […]

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Why can’t Palestinians talk with Jews about coexistence without fearing for their lives? (EoZ)

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Oct. 16, 2019 Some local Palestinian leaders met with Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria on Wednesday to discuss issues they have in common and coexistence. The meeting took place in the sukkah of Yossi Dagan, the head of the Samaria Regional Council. “The best way towards coexistence is in the dialogue between leaders who know […]

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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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Uncovering Turkish President Erdogan’s Ties to ISIS – Kenneth R. Timmerman (NY Post via Daily Alert)

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Nov. 8, 2019 Uncovering Turkish President Erdogan’s Ties to ISIS – Kenneth R. TimmermanSince 2012, the Turkish intelligence service MIT, under the direction of Turkish President Erdogan, has been providing material assistance to ISIS, while Turkish border officials turned a blind eye to ISIS recruits flowing across Turkey into Syria and Iraq. Scores of ISIS fighters […]

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Israel Blocks Terrorists, Palestinians Block Critics, by Bassam Tawil (Gatestone Inst.)

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Oct. 30, 2019 On the one hand, leaders of the Palestinian Authority (PA) condemn Facebook for “surrendering to Israeli pressure” and taking action against those who incite terrorism and hate speech. On the other hand, the same PA leaders keep pressuring Facebook to silence Palestinians who demand an end to financial and administrative corruption in […]

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Palestinian Who Converted to Judaism Arrested, Badly Beaten by PA Police – Yifat Erlich (Ynet News via Daily Alert)

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Oct. 23, 2019 Palestinian Who Converted to Judaism Arrested, Badly Beaten by PA Police – Yifat ErlichA 50-year-old Palestinian from Hebron in the West Bank, who converted to Judaism in Israel three weeks ago at a strict Haredi court, was arrested by Palestinian Authority security forces over two weeks ago while meeting with one of his […]

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Female Jihadist Plotted to Blow Up St. Paul’s Cathedral in London – Martin Evans (Telegraph-UK via Daily Alert)

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Oct. 17, 2019 Female Jihadist Plotted to Blow Up St. Paul’s Cathedral in London – Martin Evans (Telegraph-UK) Safiyya Amira Shaikh, 36, was arrested last week and charged with plotting to blow up St. Paul’s Cathedral in a suicide attack on behalf of the Islamic State.

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“WORLD TAKE NOTE!”: Genocide of Christians by President of Nigeria by Raymond Ibrahim

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Oct. 6, 2019 “It’s tough to tell Nigerian Christians this isn’t a religious conflict since what they see are Fulani fighters clad entirely in black, chanting ‘Allahu Akbar!’ and screaming ‘Death to Christians.’” — Sister Monica Chikwe, reported by John. L. Allen Jr., Crux, August 4, 2019. “Hundreds of indigenous Numan Christians in Adamawa state were […]

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Kurdish, Syrian, and Turkish Ironies By VICTOR DAVIS HANSON (National Review)

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Oct. 15, 2019 Critics now upset about abandoning our Kurdish friends demanded abject withdrawals — and the abandonment of friends — in Afghanistan and Iraq. “The chief problem is that the Kurds are our friends but not our legal allies. In contrast, the Turks are not really our friends anymore but are legal, treaty-bound allies.” Click here for full […]

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Summaries of 4 articles by Daily Alert, with links

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Oct. 10,  2019 1) “We Were Ready to Fight”: Inside the German Synagogue – Chris Pleasance and Tim Stickings (Daily Mail-UK) Jewish worshipers, including 10 Americans, watched on security cameras as the neo-Nazi attacker tried to break into the synagogue in Halle. Roman R., 31, told local media that the majority of those inside – including the […]

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Summaries of 2 articles on Paris police attacker

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Paris Police Attacker a Radicalized Islamist, Says French Prosecutor – Kim Willsher (Guardian-UK) (Daily Alert, Oct. 7, 2019) A police administrator who stabbed and killed four people at Paris police headquarters on Thursday was a radicalized Islamist who slit the throat of at least one of his victims, France’s national anti-terrorist prosecutor Jean-Francois Ricard revealed on […]

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The True Story of an Iranian Sportsman’s Fight for Life – Nicolas Messner and Pedro Lasuen (International Judo Federation via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 3, 2019 The True Story of an Iranian Sportsman’s Fight for Life – Nicolas Messner and Pedro Lasuen (International Judo Federation) For years, Iranian athletes have been prohibited from competing in any sport against Israel. From questionable injuries, to throwing matches, Iranian athletes across all sports have been ordered to crush their own dreams. On […]

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Egypt Criticizes Its Judoka Who Refused to Shake Hands with Israeli Opponent – Itamar Katzir (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

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Aug. 30, 2019 Egypt Criticizes Its Judoka Who Refused to Shake Hands with Israeli Opponent – Itamar Katzir (Ha’aretz) The Egyptian Foreign Ministry has criticized an Egyptian judoka, Mohamed Abdelaal, for refusing to shake the hand of his Israeli opponent, Sagi Muki, who defeated the Egyptian in the semifinals of the World Judo Championships. The ministry […]

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Palestinian Arab workers share in Mellanox payout (Reuters-UK via Michael Ordman’s Good News Israel Newsletter)

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Jun. 30, 2019 Palestinian Arab workers share in Mellanox payout. Palestinian Arab engineers working for Israeli chip designer Mellanox Technologies are poised to share in a $3.5 million payout when the company’s takeover by U.S. chip supplier Nvidia Corp is completed. They will cash in stock options worth up to $40,000 per person. Click here for […]

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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   12 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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In landmark ruling, EU’s top court says settlement product labeling mandatory, by Raphael Ahren (TOI)

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Nov. 12, 2019 Palestinians fete decision, urge Europeans not only to label but to ban West Bank goods; EU delegation in Ramat Gan: We still reject ‘any form of boycott or sanctions’ on Israel Click here for full article

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Uncovering Turkish President Erdogan’s Ties to ISIS – Kenneth R. Timmerman (NY Post via Daily Alert)

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Nov. 8, 2019 Uncovering Turkish President Erdogan’s Ties to ISIS – Kenneth R. TimmermanSince 2012, the Turkish intelligence service MIT, under the direction of Turkish President Erdogan, has been providing material assistance to ISIS, while Turkish border officials turned a blind eye to ISIS recruits flowing across Turkey into Syria and Iraq. Scores of ISIS fighters […]

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Thousands Of Black People Are Still Slaves. So Why Haven’t You Heard About Them?, By Charles Jacobs (The Federalist)

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Oct. 14, 2019 Every day across Africa, black men, women, and children are captured, bought, and sold into slavery with the Western world paying scant attention.  Click here for full article

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Trump Administration Calls Out Bias in Middle East Studies Programs, by Raymond Ibrahim (Gatestone Inst.)

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Oct. 21, 2019 “[T]here is a considerable emphasis placed on understanding the positive aspects of Islam, while there is an absolute absence of any similar focus on the positive aspects of Christianity, Judaism, or any other religion or belief system in the Middle East.” — US Department of Education, Notice of a Letter Regarding the […]

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Despite Setback, Syrian Kurds Have Come Through the Fire – Seth J. Frantzman (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Oct. 25, 2019 Despite Setback, Syrian Kurds Have Come Through the Fire – Seth J. Frantzman (Jerusalem Post)    Syrian Kurdish leader Gen. Mazlum Kobani received Washington’s support on Wednesday and was on the phone with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu – two weeks after it seemed his Syrian Democratic Forces were on the ropes against […]

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Some Uncomfortable Truths about U.S. Policy in Syria – Aaron David Miller, Eugene Rumer and Richard Sokolsky (Politico via Daily Alert)

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Oct. 23, 2019   Some Uncomfortable Truths about U.S. Policy in Syria – Aaron David Miller, Eugene Rumer and Richard Sokolsky (Politico) For nearly a decade, U.S. policy in Syria has been a never-ending mission impossible without realistic goals or the means to achieve them. The decision to abandon the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a mainly […]

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After Hurricane, Israel Provides Bahamas with Water Technology (IMFA via Daily Alert)…article & video

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Oct. 22, 2019 After Hurricane, Israel Provides Bahamas with Water Technology (Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs)    After Hurricane Dorian made the vast majority of water reservoirs in the Bahamas salty and unusable in September, Israel sent a mobile water distribution station as a gift.    A senior hydrologist from the Israel Water Authority was sent […]

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Innovation: Africa – Inspired By Israel 2017 (Youtube)

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July 11, 2017 Click here for 3 min. video on Israeli solar technology in Africa

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Dwight Eisenhower, Holocaust Rescuer – Benjamin Runkle (Tablet via Daily

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Oct. 11, 2019 Dwight Eisenhower, Holocaust Rescuer – Benjamin Runkle As commander-in-chief of the Allied Forces in Europe, Dwight D. Eisenhower was the primary driver behind the memorialization of the Holocaust; he ordered extraordinary measures to ensure the well-being of Jewish displaced persons during the occupation of Germany; and, following David Ben-Gurion’s recommendation, he established a […]

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Arab plumbers in Haifa refuse to charge Holocaust survivor (EoZ)

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Oct. 6, 2019 Here is a nice story that was only in the Hebrew-language media a couple of weeks ago. Simon and Salim Matri, Arab citizens of Israel, came to do plumbing work worth around NIS 1000 for an elderly woman, Rosa Meyer, in Haifa. As they spoke to her, Rosa revealed that she was a Holocaust […]

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THE NAZIS AND THE PALESTINIAN MOVEMENT (Youtube)

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Jun. 23, 2013 Traces the history of PLO/Fatah, now better known as the ‘Palestinian Authority,’ the organization that will govern a future Palestinian State. The video shows how PLO/Fatah emerged from the German Nazi Final Solution. Hajj Amin al Husseini, father of the Palestinian Movement, creator of Fatah, and mentor to Yasser Arafat and Mahmoud […]

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Is World War II History Still Relevant?, by David Harris (AJC)

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Sept. 2, 2019 Rzeczpospolita As the world marks the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II, when German forces invaded Poland on September 1, 1939, is the history still relevant? Does it have contemporary meaning? Or is it destined to fade away, as the wartime generation of soldiers, eyewitnesses, and survivors reaches the […]

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Egyptians get upset and interrupt Holocaust play for being too “Zionist” (Elder of Ziyon)

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Aug. 23, 2019 Elaph reports that a theatrical performance by the Cairo-based Commerce Faculty Theater Theater, entitled “Sobibor,” has caused a storm of controversy among Egyptians, particularly in their cultural and artistic community. There were brawls and clashes between the audience and some members of the theater team, which occurred during the National Theater Festival with […]

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France: The Real Emmanuel Macron by Guy Millière (Gatestone Inst.)

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July 4, 2019 Charles de Gaulle refused to speak of the many French who had collaborated with the authorities of the German occupation. He refused to commemorate D-Day. He even went on to claim that the Normandy landings had “not been the beginning of the liberation of France,” but “the starting point of an American […]

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BRAIN STRUCTURE CHANGE IN HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS HEREDITARY, STUDY FINDS, by Rossella Tercatin (J. Post)

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July 3, 2019 The study, presented at the European Academy of Neurology Congress on Sunday, compared the brain function of 28 survivors with the one of people whose family had not been involved in the Holocaust. Experiencing the Holocaust might have affected survivors’ brain structure, creating a change that was passed on to their children, […]

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Holocaust Remembrance: Is “Never Forget” Dead? – Lev Golinkin (Washington Post via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 28, 2019 Holocaust Remembrance: Is “Never Forget” Dead? – Lev Golinkin The notion that Holocaust remembrance remains uniquely sacred and inviolable is a comforting illusion – but one no longer grounded in reality, particularly in Europe. Europe is holding marches in honor of SS units, glorifying men responsible for butchering hundreds of thousands of Jews, […]

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