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WHY ISRAEL’S AND EUROPE’S FATES ARE INTERTWINED, By Timon Dias (Gatestone-EU)

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Feb. 19, 2017 It’s a sentiment that only a few contemporary thinkers have touched on. And when they did, it was in a fleeting manner, without elaborating on why it is that if Israel falls, Europe will soon follow. It’s not a new sentiment. A year after the Six Day War, Eric Hoffer, America’s “blue-collar philosopher“, wrote […]

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Trump’s Envoy to Israel: We’ll Break With ‘anti-Semitic’ State Dept., Move Embassy to Jerusalem, by Allison Kaplan Sommer (HAARETZ via Israpundit)

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Feb. 17, 2017 T. Belman. I watched part of the Senate hearings on David Friedman and felt sorry for him as he was made to eat his words, words that many of us agree with including J Streeters being like kapos. So I am posting this article on a speech he gave in Jerusalem with […]

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Standing with Israel on the Golan Heights – Jonathan Schanzer and Mark Dubowitz (WSJ via Daily Alert), & 2nd related article

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Feb. 17, 2017 Standing with Israel on the Golan Heights – Jonathan Schanzer and Mark Dubowitz Benjamin Netanyahu and Donald Trump seem to be on the same page on a broad range of regional matters. According to reports of the two leaders’ meeting on Wednesday, Netanyahu asked for U.S. recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the […]

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DAVID FRIEDMAN’S NOMINATION THREATENS LEFTIST JEWISH LEADERSHIP, by ABRAHAM H. MILLER, PAUL MILLER (J. Post)

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Feb. 15, 2017 The legacy of Obama and Kerry is changing the calculus of American Jewish voters Click here for article

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The two-state solution is toast and this is why, by Ezra Tubi (Boomerang via Youtube)

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Feb. 12, 2017 If you haven’t figured out how a two state solution is actually four states or how a Palestinian state is really just about making more and more land Jew-free…. this new video by ‘Boomerang’ productions will make it all fall into place! Just because two states sounds so nice doesn’t turn it […]

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Netanyahu – The bad news… and the good news… (Imagine if the Middle East looked more like Tel Aviv)…(from Youtube via EoZ)

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Feb. 10, 2017 Netanyahu: Imagine if the Middle East Looked More Like Tel Aviv In a new video posted to social media, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu highlighted the diversity of Israeli society and the Jewish state’s advancement of equal opportunities for the country’s Arab citizens. “I hope more states in our troubled region begin to […]

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Dispelling the Myth that Israel Is the Largest Beneficiary of US Military Aid By Prof. Hillel Frisch (BESA)

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Feb. 10, 2017 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Many American detractors of Israel begin by citing that Israel receives the lion’s share of US military aid. The very suggestion conjures the demon of an all-powerful Israel lobby that has turned the US Congress into its pawn. But these figures, while reflecting official direct US military aid, are almost […]

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Israeli Development Aid in Africa – Shimon Mercer-Wood (JTA via Daily Alert)

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Feb. 10, 2017 Israeli Development Aid in Africa – Shimon Mercer-Wood In January, a delegation of African-American journalists landed in Ghana to cover the impact of international development projects in that West African country. The delegation was organized by the Government of Israel, and its focus was on Israeli-Ghanaian development work in education, health and […]

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Rockets Fired from Gaza, Soldiers Shot on Route 443

By   12 months 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

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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)

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

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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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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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‘Eyeless in Gaza’ director reveals the headlines Hamas don’t let you see, by FRANCINE WOLFISZ (TOI)

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Feb. 9, 2017 Francine Wolfisz chats to director Martin Himel about his new film, Eyeless in Gaza, which reveals how journalists are forced to tow the line Click here for article & video preview

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Fiddling with Facts for Islam by Hugh Fitzgerald (Jihad Watch)

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Feb. 15, 2017 A site called “Bells and Whistles” published this article and then apparently took it down; nonetheless, it is worth examining in detail, as it is indicative of certain prevailing assumptions. American Muslims do not seem to carry with them the deep seeded [sic for “seated”] hatred of peace which you argue is […]

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The Muslim Brotherhood: Wellspring of Terrorism by Judith Bergman (Gatestone Inst.)

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Feb. 15, 2017 The Muslim Brotherhood (MB) in Egypt released an official statement calling on its supporters to “prepare” for “jihad”, in January 2015. “The Muslim Brotherhood at all levels have repeatedly defended Hamas attacks… including the use of suicide bombers and the killing of civilians.” — UK government expert review of the Muslim Brotherhood, […]

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Iran Grabs the Reins in Gaza – Pinhas Inbari (JCPA via Daily Alert)

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Feb. 15, 2017 Iran Grabs the Reins in Gaza – Pinhas Inbari Hamas has chosen Yahya Sinwar, one of the security prisoners released in the “Shalit deal” in 2011, as its senior leader in Gaza. The implication of the selection means that Iran has retaken the reins in Gaza after a long hiatus during which […]

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Iran Establishes Network to Train Foreign Terrorists – Rowan Scarborough (Washington Times via Daily Alert)

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Feb. 15, 2017 Iran Establishes Network to Train Foreign Terrorists – Rowan Scarborough Iran has escalated its overseas terrorist operations, establishing a network of 14 training bases for foreign fighters, the National Council of Resistance of Iran said Tuesday in Washington, specifying the camps’ locations and the countries represented. The council said Iran’s supreme leader, […]

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HOW A PRO-PALESTINIAN AMERICAN REPORTER CHANGED HIS VIEWS ON ISRAEL AND THE CONFLICT BYHUNTER STUART (J. Post)

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Feb. 15, 2017 A year working as a journalist in Israel and the Palestinian territories made Hunter Stuart rethink his positions on the conflict. Click here for full article

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Must Watch: 1400 yrs of Islam history in a few minutes, by Brigitte Gabriel (Youtube via Act! For Canada)

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Islam – The Undeniable Truth – A quick lesson in the history of Islam – Brigitte Gabriel. Mar. 15, 2016 Click here for 16 min. video by well-informed, dynamic speaker

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Video: UN to Israel: Give Land to ISIS! (Honestreporting via Youtube)

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Feb. 13, 2017 Wait, what? Security Council resolution 2334 technically requires Israel to give land to Islamic State? Click here for 1 min. video

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16 Arabs from Israel making a difference on the world stage, by Viva Sarah Press (Israel21c)

By   3 weeks ago

Jan. 30, 2017 Meet some remarkable Druze, Muslim and Christian scientists, media experts, techies, film stars and athletes from Israel. Click here for excellent article

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Haifa to host Arabic food festival, with Jewish chefs too, to highlight post-fire coexistence, by Dov Leiber (TOI)

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Dec. 3, 2016 Under the creative direction of 2014 Israeli Master-Chef winner, 45 Arab and Jewish cooks will collaborate to revitalize disappearing Levantine dishes; Haifa mayor hopes people will come to support fire-stricken city Click here for article & photos

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Air Supply’s Unbelievable Gesture To Israel, by Aussie Dave (Israellycool via EoZ)

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Nov. 27, 2016 We already knew Air Suppy were menschen. To what extent has just become manifest. After being forced to postpone their concert in Haifa from Friday to Sunday because of the fires that plagued the city over the weekend, Air Supply are giving away 200 tickets to firemen’s wives. — Concert producer Dudi […]

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Baseball star Albert Pujols impressed by Israeli center for special-needs children (the Daily Tip, Israel21c)

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Nov. 23, 2016 Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols was in Jerusalem this week, along with his wife Deidre, to visit the new Shalva National Children’s Center — the largest center of its kind in the world. Shalva- Israel Association for the Care and Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities is renowned for providing state-of-the-art care […]

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‘Post-truth’ beats ‘Brexiteer’ to title of word of the year 2016 by Reuters (J. Post)

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Nov. 16, 2016 The publisher says its word of the year process aims to select a word that “captures the ethos, mood, or preoccupations of that particular year”. Click here for article

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Israeli Smart Glass Firm Gauzy Raises $7M (Jewish Business News via Daily Alert)

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Israeli Smart Glass Firm Gauzy Raises $7M (Jewish Business News) Israeli material science and nanotechnology startup Gauzy recently attracted $7 million of investment from the U.S. and Asia. Gauzy has created a unique liquid crystal film which can be embedded into raw materials – with a current focus on glass – to perform a vast […]

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Twitter users lampoon Palestinian claim to Dead Sea Scrolls (J. Post)

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Nov. 6, 2016 Hundreds of social media users poked fun at the latest Palestinian claim to a piece of Jewish history. Click here for article and examples 

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Liberal Submission: Protect Islam, Defame Christianity by Giulio Meotti (Gatestone Inst.)

By   4 months ago

Oct. 23, 2016 If an imam violently protests something, the liberal elite always supports the false charge of “Islamophobia.” If a peaceful protest is led by a Catholic bishop, the same elite always rejects it under the name of “freedom of expression.” The “Caliph” of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, ridiculed by Charlie Hebdo, […]

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HOW THE SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER FAKED AN ISLAMOPHOBIA CRISIS, by Daniel Greenfield (FPM)

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Feb. 20, 2017 The Fake News media repeats a fake group’s lies. Look out!  It’s another fake Islamophobia crisis. “Huge Growth in Anti-Muslim Hate Groups During 2016: SPLC Report,” wails NBC News. “Watchdog: Number of anti-Muslim hate groups tripled since 2015,” FOX News bleats. ABC News vomits up this word salad. “Trump cited in report finding increase […]

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Do We Still Want the West?, by Bret Stephens (WSJ)

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Feb. 20, 2017 The best antidote to the politics of Trump or Le Pen is a course in Western Civ. Click here for full article

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WHY ISRAEL’S AND EUROPE’S FATES ARE INTERTWINED, By Timon Dias (Gatestone-EU)

By   2 days ago

Feb. 19, 2017 It’s a sentiment that only a few contemporary thinkers have touched on. And when they did, it was in a fleeting manner, without elaborating on why it is that if Israel falls, Europe will soon follow. It’s not a new sentiment. A year after the Six Day War, Eric Hoffer, America’s “blue-collar philosopher“, wrote […]

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Trump’s Envoy to Israel: We’ll Break With ‘anti-Semitic’ State Dept., Move Embassy to Jerusalem, by Allison Kaplan Sommer (HAARETZ via Israpundit)

By   4 days ago

Feb. 17, 2017 T. Belman. I watched part of the Senate hearings on David Friedman and felt sorry for him as he was made to eat his words, words that many of us agree with including J Streeters being like kapos. So I am posting this article on a speech he gave in Jerusalem with […]

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Haley’s Comet (NY Sun via Israpundit)

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Feb. 17, 2017 A star is born is our reaction to the first press briefing by President Trump’s new ambassador at the United Nations. The ex-governor of South Carolina was ridiculed by the Left when the president first sent her nomination up to the Hill, owing to her alleged lack of foreign policy chops. She […]

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“Two states” isn’t the goal. Peace is the goal. They are not the same. (EoZ)

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Feb. 16, 2017 The New York Times, Washington Post and Los Angeles Times have all come out deriding President Trump’s statement that perhaps a two-state solution is not the solution. All of these editorials make a basic implicit assumption: that Palestinians should have veto power over any solution – but Israelis shouldn’t. The NYT is […]

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New Research Reveals Extent of FDR Administration Knowledge of Nazi Euthanasia Gassings (some things don’t change), by Rafael Medoff (JNS via Algemeiner)

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Jan. 25, 2017 Ahead of this year’s marking of International Holocaust Remembrance Day on January 27, new details have been revealed concerning how much Franklin D. Roosevelt’s administration knew about the Nazis’ euthanasia policy. German historian Thorsten Noack, writing in the latest issue of the scholarly journal Holocaust and Genocide Studies, describes how famed journalist […]

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The Italian Schindler Who Conned the Germans into Letting 5,000 Jews Go Free by ELIZABETH SALTHOUSE (Italoamericano.org via Mosaic)

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Jan. 17, 2017 An early enthusiast of fascism, Giorgio Perlasca volunteered to fight for Italian forces in Ethiopia in 1935 and then went to Spain to fight for Francisco Franco. But after returning to Italy in 1939, he quickly became disillusioned with Mussolini and, to avoid military service, found himself a job procuring livestock for […]

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‘This Man Is a Spite Machine’; Obama Blasted on Social Media for Appointment of Ben Rhodes to Holocaust Memorial Council, by Barney Breen-Portnoy (Algemeiner)

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Jan. 17, 2017 Outgoing President Barack Obama’s choice on Tuesday of top aide Ben Rhodes to serve on the US Holocaust Memorial Council drew a slew of online ire over Rhodes’ controversial record on Israel-related issues. Rhodes — whose role as Obama’s deputy national security adviser for strategic communications will come to an end on […]

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Facing evil, by Annika Hernroth-Rothstein (Israel Hayom)

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Dec. 21, 2016 We cannot call the ethnic cleansing of Christians in the Middle East incomprehensible, because it isn’t; we understand both how and why this evil came to be. Professor of tumor biology Georg Klein, a Holocaust survivor and author who came to Sweden from Budapest in the 1940s, passed away earlier this month […]

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Middle Israel: Yanush Ben-Gal, Child of the Zionist revolution, by Amos Asa-El (J. Post)

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Feb. 18, 2016 After four days’ fierce fighting and heavy casualties on both sides, the Syrians began the retreat that ended 45 kilometers from Damascus. Click here for full article

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Son of US Soldier Who Saved 200 Jewish-American Troops During WWII Determined for Father to Receive Posthumous Medal of Honor, by Barney Breen-Portnoy (Algemeiner)

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Dec. 7, 2016 At the Stalag IXA POW camp near Ziegenhain, Germany, Roddie Edmonds — who served in the US Army’s 422nd Infantry Regiment — was the senior non-commissioned officer. One day in January 1945, all Jewish soldiers — totaling around 200 — were ordered by the Nazi camp commander to report to the parade […]

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Shout “Amsterdam”, by Dov Seigal (J. Post)

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Nov. 8, 2016 Last year a so-called platform against racism invited Hanin Zoabi to be the keynote speaker at an alternative Kristallnacht commemoration in Amsterdam. She held a virulently anti-Israel speech where Israel was equated with the Nazis. This platform is headed by anti-Israel zealots (including some Jews). They are financed by many mainstream political […]

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Letter to a World War II Veteran, BY ALBERT GARIH (US Holocaust Memorial Museum)

By   3 months ago

from 2015: Click here for brief letter of thanks

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