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Violence Should Not Determine Policy, by Alan Dershowitz (Gatestone Inst. via Algemeiner)

By   15 hours ago

Dec. 9, 2017 Many who are opposed to President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital point to the call for violence by Hamas and the scattered violence on the West Bank as evidence that Trump was wrong. But violence should never influence US policy. The leaders of Hamas and other Palestinian groups use […]

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Jerusalem Denial Complex, by Bret Stephens (NYT via Arlene Kushner)

By   24 hours ago

Dec. 8, 2017 From Arlene Kushner’s blog: “Bret Stephens had an excellent piece – “Jerusalem Denial Complex” – about this situation in the NYTimes on Friday (all emphasis added): In this context, the ultimate piety for Stephens is that “pretending it isn’t what it is can be a formula for anything except continued self-delusion.” But he fingers […]

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EU’S ANTI-ISRAEL STANCE ON JERUSALEM IS ‘COWARDICE,’ CZECH PRESIDENT SAYS, by Tovah Lazaroff (J. Post)

By   1 day ago

Dec. 10, 2017 He went even further, calling on the embassies in Tel Aviv to be moved to Jerusalem during a speech he gave in New York at a gala event by the newspaper The Algemeiner. Click here for full article

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If Israel Were a Normal Country by David Gerstman (The Tower via the Daily Tip)

By   3 days ago

Dec. 8, 2017 f Israel were a normal country, having the United States place its embassy in its capital city would not be newsworthy. If Israel were a normal country, that its negotiating partner regularly threatens violence would stir up outrage. If Israel were a normal country, the fact that its enemies hijack international organizations […]

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Why Trump Is Right in Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital by Alan M. Dershowitz (Gatestone Inst.)

By   3 days ago

Dec. 7, 2017 President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is a perfect response to President Obama’s benighted decision to change American policy by engineering the United Nations Security Council Resolution declaring Judaism’s holiest places in Jerusalem to be occupied territory and a “flagrant violation under international law.” It was President Obama who […]

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Trump Recognizes that Humiliating Israel Didn’t Bring Peace, by Yoram Hazony (WSJ via Daily Alert)

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Dec. 8, 2017   Trump Recognizes that Humiliating Israel Didn’t Bring Peace – Yoram Hazony For nearly seven decades, alone among the nations of the world, the State of Israel has endured an unusual humiliation: it has been denied the sovereign right to determine its own capital. For the better part of a century, the U.S. […]

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Trump’s Speech: A Seismic Event and a Historic Watershed – Melanie Phillips (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Dec. 8, 2017 Trump’s Speech: A Seismic Event and a Historic Watershed – Melanie Phillips (Jerusalem Post) This is where blackmail and intimidation are faced down. This is where appeasement ends. President Trump’s speech recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has signaled that, for America, the century-long Arab attempt to destroy Israel’s legitimacy – the essence of […]

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Israeli Device Banishes Finger-Pricking for Sugar Levels in Diabetes Patients – Shoshanna Solomon (TOI via Daily Alert)

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Dec. 8, 2017 Israeli Device Banishes Finger-Pricking for Sugar Levels in Diabetes Patients – Shoshanna Solomon (Times of Israel) Israeli startup Cnoga Medical Ltd. has come up with a way to track blood glucose levels without pricking or pain. Its glucose meter, already approved for use in numerous countries worldwide, uses a camera to provide a […]

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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

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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   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   2 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   3 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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VIGIL FOR ISRAELI BOYS AT PALESTINE HOUSE TURNS VIOLENT

By   3 years ago

by Doris Strub Epstein The Jewish response to those affected by tragedy and bereavement, is to action and to deeds.  Action brings meaning.   We should not tolerate the intolerable.  JDL decided to take the mourning out of synagogues and Jewish community centres and honour the boys’ memory by organizing a vigil in front of Palestine […]

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Violence Should Not Determine Policy, by Alan Dershowitz (Gatestone Inst. via Algemeiner)

By   15 hours ago

Dec. 9, 2017 Many who are opposed to President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital point to the call for violence by Hamas and the scattered violence on the West Bank as evidence that Trump was wrong. But violence should never influence US policy. The leaders of Hamas and other Palestinian groups use […]

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Terrorists Constructing Laptop Bombs That Can Be Smuggled Onto Airplanes (CBS via Eye on Extremism)

By   3 days ago

Dec. 8, 2017 CBS News: Terrorists Constructing Laptop Bombs That Can Be Smuggled Onto Airplanes “As Americans finalize their holiday travel plans, terrorists overseas are busy constructing sophisticated laptop bombs that can be smuggled onto planes. An attack took place in Somalia in February of last year.  CCTV footage shows two men going into the […]

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

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Dec. 6, 2017 Click here for article

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MAN HOLDING PALESTINIAN FLAG SMASHES WINDOWS OF KOSHER RESTAURANT IN AMSTERDAM (J. Post)

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Dec. 7, 2017 “Shocking! It is unbelievable that the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians is playing out here, and against the Jewish Dutch community.” Click here for full article

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PETITION TO PARLIAMENT TO IMMEDIATELY DETAIN AND CHARGE ISIS FIGHTERS

By   5 days ago

Dec. 6, 2017 The Canadian government, by its own admission, knows of at least 60 individuals in Canada who participated in terrorism activities while fighting for ISIS. Terrorists have no place in Canada. Crimes against humanity should be punished. Click here to read & sign petition Please forward…..

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Trudeau Liberals Vote AGAINST Motion Calling For ISIS Fighters To Be Prosecuted, by Spencer Fernando

By   5 days ago

DISTURBING: Trudeau Liberals Vote AGAINST Motion Calling For ISIS Fighters To Be Prosecuted by Spencer Fernando, DECEMBER 5, 2017    HTTPS://WWW.SPENCERFERNANDO.COM/2017/12/05/DISTURBING-TRUDEAU-LIBERALS-VOTE-MOTION-CALLING-ISIS-FIGHTERS-PROSECUTED/ Motion also called for condemning the horrific acts perpetrated by ISIS, yet the Liberals voted against it. The Trudeau Liberals have once again confirmed that they are totally separated from anything resembling common sense. […]

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House Passes Taylor Force Act Targeting Palestinian Funding for Killers of Israelis (JTA via Daily Alert)

By   5 days ago

Dec. 6, 2017 House Passes Taylor Force Act Targeting Palestinian Funding for Killers of Israelis The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the Taylor Force Act in a voice vote on Tuesday. The bill would reduce U.S. funding for the Palestinians unless their official bodies stop subsidizing families of killers of Israelis. It would leave in […]

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

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Dec. 6, 2017 Click here for article

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WHY SO MANY AFRICAN-AMERICAN PRO BASKETBALL PLAYERS LOVE ISRAEL, by Gabe Friedman (JTA via J. Post)

By   2 weeks ago

Nov. 30, 2017 Many players have actually felt less overt racism in Israel than they did in the US. Click here for article & photo

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GERMAN MAJOR PUBLIC BROADCASTERS WON’T AIR ROGER WATERS’ CONCERTS (Reuters via J. Post)

By   2 weeks ago

Nov. 28, 2017 Five state television and radio affiliates of the national ARD network have pulled out of broadcasting the concerts due to antisemitism allegations. Click here for article

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Rebuffing Palestinians, FIFA Says It’s “Not a Playground” for Politics (TOI via Daily Alert)

By   4 weeks ago

  Nov. 16, 2017 Rebuffing Palestinians, FIFA Says It’s “Not a Playground” for Politics (Times of Israel) Unrelenting Palestinian efforts to have Israel sanctioned by FIFA over Israeli soccer clubs in the West Bank have deeply angered the world soccer organization, according to a Tuesday report from Israel’sHadashot news. FIFA President Gianni Infantino sent a letter to UN Secretary-General […]

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France: Facebook Islamists Hunt in Packs by Yves Mamou (Gatestone Inst.))

By   2 months ago

Oct. 13, 2013 The “moderating hubs” for France’s social media are generally located in French-speaking countries with cheap labor, in North Africa and Madagascar. In France, rumors abound that Facebook’s moderators are located in French-speaking Muslim countries such as Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco. Facebook never confirms or denies outsourcing its “moderation” work to companies employing […]

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Guardian Gives Anti-Israel Play Four Stars – Richard Millett (UK Media Watch, via Daily Alert)

By   2 months ago

Oct. 11, 2017 Guardian Gives Anti-Israel Play Four Stars – Richard Millett The Guardian’s Michael Billington gave “My Name Is Rachel Corrie” four stars in his review of the anti-Israel play now showing at the Young Vic in London. The play was co-written by Guardian editor-in-chief Katherine Viner. Corrie was killed in Rafah in Gaza in 2003 while standing in front […]

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Setting the Record Straight: “The Siege” of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem – Yair Altman (Israel Hayom via Daily Alert)

By   2 months ago

Oct. 10, 2017 Setting the Record Straight: “The Siege” of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem – Yair Altman New York University’s Skirball Center is hosting performances of the play “The Siege,” which presents a revisionist, anti-Israel take on the capture of terrorists who barricaded themselves in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem during […]

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GAL GADOT HOSTS SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, SENDS A MESSAGE IN HEBREW TO HER ISRAELI FANS, by Amy Spiro (J. Post)

By   2 months ago

Oct. 8, 2017 “They have me eating hummus in every sketch.” Click here for article and 1 out of 2 videos that work in Canada

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Jerusalem Denial Complex, by Bret Stephens (NYT via Arlene Kushner)

By   24 hours ago

Dec. 8, 2017 From Arlene Kushner’s blog: “Bret Stephens had an excellent piece – “Jerusalem Denial Complex” – about this situation in the NYTimes on Friday (all emphasis added): In this context, the ultimate piety for Stephens is that “pretending it isn’t what it is can be a formula for anything except continued self-delusion.” But he fingers […]

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EU’S ANTI-ISRAEL STANCE ON JERUSALEM IS ‘COWARDICE,’ CZECH PRESIDENT SAYS, by Tovah Lazaroff (J. Post)

By   1 day ago

Dec. 10, 2017 He went even further, calling on the embassies in Tel Aviv to be moved to Jerusalem during a speech he gave in New York at a gala event by the newspaper The Algemeiner. Click here for full article

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Iran is on the march, making the Middle East even more dangerous, by Robert Fulford (National Post)

By   1 day ago

Dec. 8, 2017 Israel and Iran are now already engaged in an undeclared war Click here for full article

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On Jerusalem, Trump finally reveals hard truths about Mideast ‘peace’ (National Post)

By   1 day ago

Dec. 8, 2017 Trump’s announcement will send a clear signal to Palestinian leadership that the U.S. will not keep pretending a breakthrough peace deal is just around the corner Click here for full article

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If Israel Were a Normal Country by David Gerstman (The Tower via the Daily Tip)

By   3 days ago

Dec. 8, 2017 f Israel were a normal country, having the United States place its embassy in its capital city would not be newsworthy. If Israel were a normal country, that its negotiating partner regularly threatens violence would stir up outrage. If Israel were a normal country, the fact that its enemies hijack international organizations […]

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UK: Perversions of Justice – Emboldening Muslim Pedophiles, Discrediting Law Enforcers by Khadija Khan (Gatesone Inst.)

By   3 days ago

December 5, 2017 That the British government turned on the chief executive of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, Nazir Afzal — a pioneer of the campaign to rescue under-aged girls from the drugging, torture and rape of violent criminals — is beyond shocking. While the British authorities made a concerted effort to sweep […]

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Terrorists Constructing Laptop Bombs That Can Be Smuggled Onto Airplanes (CBS via Eye on Extremism)

By   3 days ago

Dec. 8, 2017 CBS News: Terrorists Constructing Laptop Bombs That Can Be Smuggled Onto Airplanes “As Americans finalize their holiday travel plans, terrorists overseas are busy constructing sophisticated laptop bombs that can be smuggled onto planes. An attack took place in Somalia in February of last year.  CCTV footage shows two men going into the […]

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Trump’s Speech: A Seismic Event and a Historic Watershed – Melanie Phillips (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   3 days ago

Dec. 8, 2017 Trump’s Speech: A Seismic Event and a Historic Watershed – Melanie Phillips (Jerusalem Post) This is where blackmail and intimidation are faced down. This is where appeasement ends. President Trump’s speech recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital has signaled that, for America, the century-long Arab attempt to destroy Israel’s legitimacy – the essence of […]

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Must Read: World War II Islam and Modern Islam: Know Thy Enemy By Eileen F. Toplansky (American Thinker)

By   2 weeks ago

Nov. 27, 2017 …”So when American schools start by teaching the practice of Islam, which, in essence, is the indoctrination of the religion; when hijab day is celebrated so as to make the head cloth a fashion statement; when legitimate concerns about mass Muslim immigration to the United States are fluffed away as “not being who we are,” let that person […]

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The ‘Italian Wallenberg’ who Saved Over 5000 Hungarian Jews, by Menucha Chana Levin (AISH)

By   4 weeks ago

Nov. 15, 2017 Posing as a Spanish ambassador in Hungary, Giorgio Perlasca risked his life to save 5218 Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps. Giorgio Perlasca saved more Jews than the 1200 saved by the famous Oskar Schindler. Like Raoul Wallenberg, Perlasca boldly rescued Hungarian Jews from under the noses of the Nazis. Yet […]

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Coming Event: How Bulgaria Saved its Jews during the Holocaust (Canada-Israel.org)

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Nov. 4, 2017 Dear friends: On Tuesday, November 7 @ 7:30 pm, as part ofHolocaust Education Week, Dr. Miroslav Marinov will discuss the complexities of how Bulgaria prevented the deportation of its Jewish citizens during the Second World War and why this historical episode, which carries enormous moral significance, does not seem to be as well […]

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Yad Vashem Identifies 200,000 Previously Unnamed Hungarian Jews Murdered in the Holocaust – Ofer Aderet (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

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Oct. 27, 2017 Yad Vashem Identifies 200,000 Previously Unnamed Hungarian Jews Murdered in the Holocaust – Ofer Aderet The Names Recovery Project of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial center in Jerusalem has for the past decade focused on collecting the names of the murdered Hungarian Jews. Dr. Haim Gertner, director of Yad Vashem’s archives division, noted […]

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Canadian Jews: At a Crossroads (FULL DOCUMENTARY), by Vera Held & Lisa Cohen, CJCE Toronto

By   2 months ago

Oct. 6, 2017 From the Centre for Jewish Culture and Education (CJCE) Click here for 39 min. video  

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Canada Holocaust memorial omits any mention of Jews, anti-Semitism (TOI)

By   2 months ago

Oct. 5, 2017 Heritage minister says offending plaque now removed, will be replaced with new one ‘that reflects the horrors experienced by the Jewish people’ Click here for article, photo, & tweet from Senator Linda Frum

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The Moral Choice of a Diplomat Who Defied Orders – Mordecai Paldiel (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   2 months ago

Sept. 29, 2017 The Moral Choice of a Diplomat Who Defied Orders – Mordecai Paldiel Thousands of Jews owe their lives to the humanitarian act of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, the Portuguese consul-general in the southern French city of Bordeaux. In June 1940, as the German army was sweeping southward in defeated France, Portugal was under […]

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