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The Truth About Hamas and Israel, by Ronen Manelis (WSJ)

By   4 days ago

May 20, 2018 Dozens of Palestinians died to further the terror group’s lies—and the Western media ate it up. Click here for full article

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COLUMN ONE: ISRAEL’S SUCKER’S GAME ON THE GAZA BORDER, by Caroline B. Glick (J. Post)

By   1 week ago

May 18, 2018 There was a depressing familiarity both to Hamas’s suicide protest operation along Gaza’s border with Israel this week and to Israel’s response to it. Hamas’s jihadist regime in Gaza doesn’t have a lot of cards to play in its continuous war against the Jewish state. But, as we have been seeing since […]

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If You Call the Gaza Death Toll “Disproportionate,” How Many Israelis Have to Die for the Sake of Symmetry? – Eric H. Yoffie (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

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May 17, 2018 If You Call the Gaza Death Toll “Disproportionate,” How Many Israelis Have to Die for the Sake of Symmetry? – Eric H. Yoffie (Ha’aretz) Did the Israeli army act carelessly in Gaza, shooting hastily into crowds of helpless civilian protestors? Are Israel’s critics suggesting that if there were a lot more Israeli dead, […]

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Why does the media encourage Hamas violence against Israel?, by Alan Dershowitz (Washington Examiner)

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May 16, 2018 …”The most recent Hamas provocations — having 40,000 Gazans try to tear down the border fence and enter Israel with Molotov cocktails and other improvised weapons — are part of a repeated Hamas tactic that I have called the “dead baby strategy.” The goal of Hamas is to have Israel kill as […]

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All these years later, Netanyahu is finally vindicated, by FIAMMA NIRENSTEIN (JNS)

By   2 weeks ago

May 14, 2018 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been acknowledged for his role in understanding, like Winston Churchill did in relation to Hitler, the real danger in the world while everyone else denied it. Click here for article

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IDF drones counter incendiary kites (summaries of 2 articles by Daily Alert, with links)

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May 14, 2018 Israeli Drone Racers Knock Down “Kite Bombs” from Gaza – Yaniv Kubovich (Ha’aretz) Israel has begun enlisting amateur drone racers to deal with the onslaught of burning kites being flown from Gaza into Israel, where they start fires. The racer drones, first deployed on Friday, either fly through the kites to shred them or […]

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Dozens of Countries Participate in Israel’s Celebrations of U.S. Embassy Move – Noa Landau (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

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May 14, 2018 Dozens of Countries Participate in Israel’s Celebrations of U.S. Embassy Move – Noa Landau An event Sunday hosted by Israel’s Foreign Ministry for the U.S. delegation in Israel for the U.S. Embassy opening in Jerusalem was attended by representatives from Albania, Angola, Austria, Cameroon, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Czech Republic, […]

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America Recognizes One Jerusalem, by Eugene Kontorovich (WSJ)

By   2 weeks ago

May 13, 2018 The new U.S. Embassy straddles the ‘Green Line,’ refusing to dignify claims of Israeli ‘occupation.’ Click here for article

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

By   3 weeks 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   2 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

By   2 years ago

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   2 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   3 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?’

By   3 years ago

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   4 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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The Real Palestinian Catastrophe – Elliott Abrams (Weekly Standard via Daily Alert)

By   24 hours ago

May 24, 2018 The Real Palestinian Catastrophe – Elliott Abrams The main achievement of the Gaza border attacks is to remind Israelis that Hamas considers all of Israel’s borders illegitimate. The dispute with Hamas isn’t over settlements or the “occupation” or Gaza itself. It is over Israel’s existence. Yasser Arafat’s Fatah party rules in the West […]

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WATCH: Responding to Linda Sarsour’s Latest Propaganda Video About Gaza, by Aussie Dave (EoZ)

By   2 days ago

May 21, 2018 Now This has come out with a propaganda video of Israel hating faux feminist Linda Sarsour doing what she does best: lie. Click here for 4 min. video, including Linda Sarsour’s video and rebuttal (the 2nd of the 2 videos)

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Believing the Lies of Hamas, by David A. Harris (AISH)

By   3 days ago

May 21, 2018 In Orwellian fashion, truth is being turned on its head. Click here for article

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Israel Needs to Protect Its Borders by Whatever Means Necessary – Shmuel Rosner (NYT via Daily Alert)

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May 22, 2018 Israel Needs to Protect Its Borders by Whatever Means Necessary – Shmuel Rosner (New York Times) It is customary to adopt an apologetic tone when scores of people have been killed, as they were last week in Gaza. But I will declare coldly: Israel had a clear objective when it was shooting, sometimes […]

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CATASTROPHIC DESTRUCTION AS SYRIAN REGIME POUNDS PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMP, by Seth J. Frantzman (J. Post)

By   4 days ago

May 20, 2018 There have been intermittent attempts to get the ISIS fighters to leave, but it’s not entirely clear where they would go. Click here for full article

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The Truth About Hamas and Israel, by Ronen Manelis (WSJ)

By   4 days ago

May 20, 2018 Dozens of Palestinians died to further the terror group’s lies—and the Western media ate it up. Click here for full article

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Falling for Hamas’s Split-Screen Fallacy By Matti Friedman (NYT)

By   5 days ago

May 16, 2018 JERUSALEM — During my years in the international press here in Israel, long before the bloody events of this week, I came to respect Hamas for its keen ability to tell a story. At the end of 2008 I was a desk editor, a local hire in The Associated Press’s Jerusalem bureau, during […]

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Gaza prejudice and perfidy, by David M. Weinbert (Israel Hayom)

By   1 week ago

May 18, 2018 n a prophetic piece of punditry, penned in 2014 but ordained for this week, Charles Krauthammer wrote: “To deliberately wage war so that your own people can be telegenically killed is indeed moral and tactical insanity. But it rests on a very rational premise: Given the Orwellian state of the world’s treatment […]

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

By   3 weeks 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 month ago

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

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Koolulam commemorate the Holocaust, performing the song “Chai” by Ofra Haza (Youtube)

By   1 month ago

Apr. 7, 2018 600 Holocaust survivors and their families gathered at Beit Avi-Chai in Jerusalem, marking the upcoming Holocaust Memorial Day, April 8th 2018. Partnering with “Zikaron Basalon”, we celebrated life by performing the song “Chai” by Ofra Haza. The result was moving … Click here for 4 1/2 min. video

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Book Review: Islamist Influence in Hollywood by Deborah Weiss Esq. (Creeping Sharia)

By   2 months ago

Apr. 6, 2018 The #MeToo movement has revealed the hypocrisy of prominent individuals in Hollywood who claim to support women’s rights, while at the same time serially violating them. Yet, an even more sinister hypocrisy in Hollywood still lies beneath the surface – under-reported, often unnoticed and sometimes blatantly denied. That is the alliance of […]

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Sarah Silverman Faces Twitter Rebuke for Calling on Jews to Defend Palestinian Teen Ahed Tamimi, by Shiryn Solny (Algemeiner)

By   3 months ago

Feb. 18, 2018 American comedian Sarah Silverman faced a flurry of criticism from Twitter users over the weekend after she urged fellow Jews to support the release of Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian teenager facing trial in Israel for repeatedly assaulting IDF soldiers. “Jews have to stand up EVEN when — ESPECIALLY when — the wrongdoing is BY […]

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YouTube: Keeping Americans in the Dark on Radical Islam by Raymond Ibrahim (FPM via M.E. Forum)

By   4 months ago

Jan. 25, 2018 In certain respects, the real struggle between Islam and the West has less to do with an inherently weak Islam and more to do with subversive Western elements that cover up for and empower Muhammad’s creed. Out-and-out censorship is one of these tactics. In a January 10 email titled, “We’re Suing Google […]

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TWITTER WAR OVER ISRAEL’S HUMMUS ‘CULTURAL GENOCIDE’, by Seth J. Frantzman (J. Post)

By   5 months ago

Dec. 27, 2017 James Zogby and Bret Stephens go toe-to-toe after Rachael Ray featured the chickpea dip in an Israeli food spread. Click here for full article

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The Courage of Larry David, BY BRUCE BAWER (PJM)

By   6 months ago

Dec. 6, 2017 Click here for article

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Video: Hamas, Gaza, and the Rush to Judgment – Dore Gold (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   15 mins ago

May 25, 2018 Video: Hamas, Gaza, and the Rush to Judgment – Dore Gold (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) In 2009, Israel was bombarded with criticism that it had used disproportionate force as it tried to suppress Hamas rocket fire aimed at Israeli cities. Now in 2018, Israel was bombarded again with a whole series of […]

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Must Watch: Behind the Smokescreen Part 2, by Pierre Rehov (via HonestReporting)

By   29 mins ago

May 24, 2018 While Israel is condemned for defending itself against terror organization Hamas, the media and the world have fallen for the Palestinian terrorists’ propaganda. The images speak for themselves. Watch the second part of filmmaker Pierre Rehov’s Behind the Smokescreen to see what was really going on at the Gaza border. Click here […]

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The Great Palestinian Refugee Racket, by Efraim Karsh (M.E. Quarterly via Mosaic)

By   21 hours ago

May 14, 2018 Since its inception, as many have pointed out, the UN Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) has considered “refugees” not just Arabs who fled Israel during its War of Independence but also their descendants, thus deviating from the standard definition of the term used by the UN itself and international law more generally. UNRWA, […]

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Turkey’s Currency Meltdown (WSJ)

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May 24, 2018 Investors flee the lira amid Erdogan’s political central banking. Investing in emerging markets is like watching the tides without the moon as a guide. Capital flows in and out in surges, and woe to the country that gets caught with bad policies when the tide suddenly goes out. Argentina has been getting […]

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Believing the Lies of Hamas, by David A. Harris (AISH)

By   3 days ago

May 21, 2018 In Orwellian fashion, truth is being turned on its head. Click here for article

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Falling for Hamas’s Split-Screen Fallacy By Matti Friedman (NYT)

By   5 days ago

May 16, 2018 JERUSALEM — During my years in the international press here in Israel, long before the bloody events of this week, I came to respect Hamas for its keen ability to tell a story. At the end of 2008 I was a desk editor, a local hire in The Associated Press’s Jerusalem bureau, during […]

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The Palestinians’ real ‘nakba’ by Jeff Jacoby

By   7 days ago

May 13, 2018 SEVENTY YEARS AGO this month, on May 14, 1948, the state of Israel proclaimed its independence. The next day, a story in The New York Times — “Jews In Grave Danger In All Moslem Lands” — reported that Jewish communities throughout the Arab world were under siege. Jews were starting to be […]

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Iranian Demonstrators Killed in Violent Clashes in Kazerun, by Lt. Col. (ret.) Michael Segall (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   7 days ago

May 18, 2018 Iranian Demonstrators Killed in Violent Clashes in Kazerun – Lt. Col. (ret.) Michael Segall (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) On May 17, violent clashes broke out in the Iranian city of Kazerun between demonstrators and Iranian security forces. The local police station was set on fire. At least five citizens have been killed, […]

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Koolulam commemorate the Holocaust, performing the song “Chai” by Ofra Haza (Youtube)

By   1 month ago

Apr. 7, 2018 600 Holocaust survivors and their families gathered at Beit Avi-Chai in Jerusalem, marking the upcoming Holocaust Memorial Day, April 8th 2018. Partnering with “Zikaron Basalon”, we celebrated life by performing the song “Chai” by Ofra Haza. The result was moving … Click here for 4 1/2 min. video

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‘Lost’ film predicting rise of Nazism returns to screen (BBC via Israpundit)

By   2 months ago

Mar. 29, 2018 A silent film from 1924 predicting the rise of Nazism was found in a Paris flea market in 2015 after being lost for decades. Thanks to a huge fundraising campaign, it has now been restored and returned to cinemas, reports the BBC’s Bethany Bell in Vienna. An Orthodox Jew is set upon […]

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Film Apr. 12, 2018: The Last Sunday of August (Chabad)

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Mar. 28, 2018 Re: New Israeli documentary: The Last Sunday of August. It tells the sad story of Lithuanian Jewry during WWII through the narrative of the life prior to the war and the brutal extermination of 2,000 Jewish inhabitants by their Lithuanian neighbors in a small Lithuanian town of Moletai (also know by its Yiddish name of Malat) – […]

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Dear Poland: Your Holocaust law fools no one. No one forgets (Youtube)

By   3 months ago

Feb. 21, 2018 Click here for 3 min. video

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The Kindness of Strangers: How Thousands of Danes – and One Brave German – Defied the Nazis to Rescue Denmark’s Jews – Duane Schultz (WWII magazine via Daily Alert)

By   3 months ago

Feb. 23, 2018 The Kindness of Strangers: How Thousands of Danes – and One Brave German – Defied the Nazis to Rescue Denmark’s Jews – Duane Schultz On Sep. 28, 1943, Georg Ferdinand Duckwitz, a high-level staff member of the German embassy in Copenhagen and a member of the Nazi Party, betrayed his country and risked […]

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WHAT WAS POLAND’S ROLE IN WWII? A powerful review, by Rafał Betlejewski (Stand with Us)

By   3 months ago

Feb. 18, 2018 An incredibly brave voice against the antisemitism in Poland following the recent bill whitewashing Polish antisemitism in WWII. Artist Rafał Betlejewski speaks out. “From Poland with love,” he writes. Click here for 8 min. video

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THE KURDISH FIGHT IS HUMANITY’S FIGHT BY SARAH N. STERN (J. Post)

By   4 months ago

Jan. 30, 2018 I would like to believe that the United States can once again assume the mantle of the moral leader of the world. In 1939, when the Nazis rolled into Poland, my aunt, whose name I carry, was forced to strip naked and dig a hole, into which she and the other members […]

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