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A note on Tuesday’s elections, by Caroline Glick

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Sept. 19, 2019 The US media coverage of the Israeli election has misrepresented the results of Tuesday’s vote. This isn’t necessarily deliberate. Israeli elections are inscrutable for most foreigners, particularly for Americans who are used to the clarity of the presidential system and two-party system. Here are a few of basic facts about how the […]

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The Myth That Israelis Did Not Vote Overwhelmingly for a Right-Wing Government, by Dov Fischer (Spectator)

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Sept. 20, 2019 A “national unity government” is not what Israeli citizens voted for. In America we call it “Fake News.” In Israel, in Hebrew, it is called “Fehk Nooz.” The Hebrew translates into English as “Once again, the leftists of the media trying to deceive and convince people that their leftist lies bear any […]

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Israel’s Gantz Would Likely Maintain Netanyahu’s Foreign-Policy Stance – Felicia Schwartz (WSJ via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 20, 2019 Israel’s Gantz Would Likely Maintain Netanyahu’s Foreign-Policy Stance – Felicia Schwartz If he becomes Israel’s next leader, retired Gen. Benny Gantz, 60, would likely follow the same path as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Gantz served as the head of Israel’s military from 2011 to 2015, while Netanyahu was the prime minister. President Trump […]

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More Palestinians Find Work in Israel Despite Conflict (AFP-Daily Mail-UK via Daily Alert)

By   6 days ago

Sept. 17, 2019 More Palestinians Find Work in Israel Despite Conflict (AFP-Daily Mail-UK) The number of West Bank Palestinians working in Israel has almost doubled in the past five years, according to official Palestinian figures. Israel said the number of permits for employment in Israel had risen 160% since 2012. Palestinian workers typically earn between $70 […]

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Israel and its Rise to the Peaks of the World Economy, by George Gilder

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?Sept. 2019 Dear Daily Prophecy Reader, I made it to Tel Aviv for a 10 day Holy Land Tour with Discovery Institute and Michael Medved, the polymathic talk show host. With us are our wives and 150 followers. Every day I will be posting my observations from Israel, while every evening Michael will conduct his three-hour talk […]

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Number of Arabs in Israeli High-Tech Soars – Amitai Ziv (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 12, 2019 Number of Arabs in Israeli High-Tech Soars – Amitai Ziv (Ha’aretz) Since 2008, the number of Arab engineers in high-tech has risen nearly 20-fold – from 350 men in 2008 to 6,600 men and women now, says Sami Saadi, founder and CEO of Tsofen, which works to integrate Arabs into Israel’s high-tech industry. […]

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Israel’s Sovereignty Claims over the Jordan Valley Are Legitimate – Erielle Davidson (The Federalist via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 12, 2019 Israel’s Sovereignty Claims over the Jordan Valley Are Legitimate – Erielle Davidson Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu never used the word “annexation” on Tuesday regarding his plan to formalize Israeli sovereignty in the Jordan Valley. Instead, he spoke of “applying sovereignty.” There is a reason for his careful choice of wording, and for […]

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First Temple Seal Impression Found with Name of Bible-Era Royal Steward – Amanda Borschel-Dan (TOI via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 10, 2019 First Temple Seal Impression Found with Name of Bible-Era Royal Steward – Amanda Borschel-Dan (Times of Israel) A 7th century BCE clay seal reading “Belonging to Adoniyahu, the Royal Steward” was discovered in the City of David in Jerusalem three weeks ago by national service volunteer Batya Ofan, who was sifting earth excavated […]

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

By   1 year 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   4 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   4 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?’

By   5 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   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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Authorities Blamed Muslim Mechanic’s Jet Sabotage on “Contract Dispute”, Then His ISIS Ties Came Out, by Daniel Greenfield (FPM)

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Sept. 18, 2019 “An American Airlines mechanic accused of disabling a navigation system on a flight scheduled to take off from Miami International Airport appeared in federal court Wednesday morning, at which time he was denied bond. According to federal prosecutors, Islamic State group propaganda video showing graphic murders was discovered on Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed […]

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Aide Says Arafat Planned the Second Intifada as Early as 1997, by Elder of Ziyon (Algemeiner)

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Sept. 18, 2019 Al Resalah has an interview with Bassam Abu Sharif, a political advisor to late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat. According to Abu Sharif, the Oslo Accords were an “ambush” to Palestinian dreams, and — despite being warned — Arafat only realized this in January 1997, when the Hebron Agreement was signed. Click here for […]

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Iran’s Properties in Canada Sold, Proceeds Handed to Terror Victims – Stewart Bell (Global News-Canada via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 13, 2019 Iran’s Properties in Canada Sold, Proceeds Handed to Terror Victims – Stewart Bell (Global News-Canada) Tens of millions of dollars’ worth of seized Iranian government properties have been sold off in Canada and the proceeds handed to victims of Hamas and Hizbullah – terrorist groups bankrolled, armed and trained by Iran. According to […]

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18 years after 9/11, our enemy is stronger, by Tarek Fatah (Toronto Sun)

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Sept. 11, 2019 As names of the victims of jihad who died on September 11, 2001 were read out on Wednesday morning in New York, it occurred to me that a crucial aspect of remembering the tragedy was missing. There was no mention of the evil that struck us that day and has continued to […]

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Will Denmark Become Like Sweden? by Judith Bergman (Gatestone Inst.)

By   2 weeks ago

Sept. 10, 2019 Sweden is exporting not only its bombings to Denmark. Gang crime, with its shootings and murders, has also traveled across the border. Denmark has experienced 10 bombings since February. The latest took place on August 27 in a residential complex, Gersager, in the Greve area, very close to Copenhagen. No one was injured, but the building […]

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On 9/11, Recalling the Ties between Iran and Al-Qaeda (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   2 weeks ago

Sept. 11, 2019 On 9/11, Recalling the Ties between Iran and Al-Qaeda (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) The 9/11 Commission report in 2004 found that “senior managers in al-Qaeda maintained contacts with Iran and the Iranian-supported worldwide terrorist organization Hizbullah….Al-Qaeda members received advice and training from Hizbullah.” A large percentage of the 14 Saudi “muscle” operatives […]

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Syria’s Raqqa continues to dig up the dead 2 years after fall of ISIS (Israel Hayom)

By   2 weeks ago

Sept. 10, 2019 Even as Raqqa’s people gradually rebuild, the graves found in houses, parks, and destroyed buildings are a grim reminder of the horrors perpetrated by the terrorists and the massive violence inflicted on the city to remove them. Click here for full article

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 Scotland Yard: UK Foiled 22 Terrorist Attacks since March 2017 (Israel Hayom via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 10, 2019 Scotland Yard: UK Foiled 22 Terrorist Attacks since March 2017 (Israel Hayom) Neil Basu, Scotland Yard’s most senior counter-terrorism officer, said Monday that British authorities have foiled 22 terrorist attacks since March 2017.

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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)

By   4 months 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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Year-long UK arts fest celebrates contributions of refugees from Nazi Europe, by Anne Joseph (TOI)

By   7 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   7 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   9 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   10 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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Trump Admin Challenges University Program Promoting Islam, by Meira Svirsky (Clarion Project)

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Sept. 22, 2019 Left-wing academics are up in arms about the threat by the Trump Administration threat to cut federal funds for a program promoting Islam that may violate the Constitution, promote anti-Semitism and advance “ideological priorities” that have nothing to do with the purpose of the program. As reported by AP, the program in question is run by University of […]

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Antisemitism & harassment on University campuses (summaries of 3 articles by Daily Alert, with links)

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Sept. 20, 2019 Report: Anti-Semitic Harassment at U.S. College Campuses Hits Historic Levels – Adam Kredo Anti-Semitic harassment on college campuses aimed at pro-Israel students jumped by 70% from 2017 to 2018, according to a new study by the AMCHA Initiative, that monitors anti-Semitism on more than 400 college campuses. It has recorded 2,500 anti-Semitic incidents […]

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Authorities Blamed Muslim Mechanic’s Jet Sabotage on “Contract Dispute”, Then His ISIS Ties Came Out, by Daniel Greenfield (FPM)

By   4 days ago

Sept. 18, 2019 “An American Airlines mechanic accused of disabling a navigation system on a flight scheduled to take off from Miami International Airport appeared in federal court Wednesday morning, at which time he was denied bond. According to federal prosecutors, Islamic State group propaganda video showing graphic murders was discovered on Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed […]

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Mideast Envoy Jason Greenblatt Looks Back on U.S. Peace Efforts – Omri Nahmias (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Sept. 16, 2019 Mideast Envoy Jason Greenblatt Looks Back on U.S. Peace Efforts – Omri Nahmias (Jerusalem Post) In his first interview since announcing his resignation, Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt said he wouldn’t change any of the significant U.S. decisions regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. “The decisions we made were appropriate for what we are trying […]

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Ilhan Omar Challenged in Minnesota by Muslim Reformers (Clarion Project)

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Sept. 8, 2019 Muslim reformers are challenging the Islamist narrative Congresswoman Ilhan Omar represents — and they’re taking this challenge straight to her district in Minnesota by holding a “Muslim town hall.” The video is a dig at Omar who bashed Ani Zonneveld, president of Muslims for Progressive Values, for asking Omar a question about […]

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Israel’s Sovereignty Claims over the Jordan Valley Are Legitimate – Erielle Davidson (The Federalist via Daily Alert)

By   2 weeks ago

Sept. 12, 2019 Israel’s Sovereignty Claims over the Jordan Valley Are Legitimate – Erielle Davidson Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu never used the word “annexation” on Tuesday regarding his plan to formalize Israeli sovereignty in the Jordan Valley. Instead, he spoke of “applying sovereignty.” There is a reason for his careful choice of wording, and for […]

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Will Denmark Become Like Sweden? by Judith Bergman (Gatestone Inst.)

By   2 weeks ago

Sept. 10, 2019 Sweden is exporting not only its bombings to Denmark. Gang crime, with its shootings and murders, has also traveled across the border. Denmark has experienced 10 bombings since February. The latest took place on August 27 in a residential complex, Gersager, in the Greve area, very close to Copenhagen. No one was injured, but the building […]

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On 9/11, Recalling the Ties between Iran and Al-Qaeda (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   2 weeks ago

Sept. 11, 2019 On 9/11, Recalling the Ties between Iran and Al-Qaeda (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) The 9/11 Commission report in 2004 found that “senior managers in al-Qaeda maintained contacts with Iran and the Iranian-supported worldwide terrorist organization Hizbullah….Al-Qaeda members received advice and training from Hizbullah.” A large percentage of the 14 Saudi “muscle” operatives […]

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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.)

By   3 months ago

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)

By   3 months ago

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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When every country abandoned the Jews, there was one nation that was there to help By Leah Rosenberg (Israel Unwired)

By   3 months ago

Jun. 18, 2019 Jews during the Holocaust were turned down by many countries. They sent them straight back to their deaths. But not The Philippines. Click here for article & 3 min. video

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Non-Jewish British Soldier Who Fought for Israel in 1948 Dies at 97 – Stephen Oryszczuk (Jewish News-UK via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 14, 2019 Non-Jewish British Soldier Who Fought for Israel in 1948 Dies at 97 – Stephen Oryszczuk (Jewish News-UK) Tom Derek Bowden, a non-Jewish soldier from Britain who died on Monday aged 97, was one of 5,000 foreigners who volunteered to fight for the State of Israel in the 1948 War of Independence. These volunteers […]

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