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The Real Birthright: Inheriting Our Jewish Story – Gil Troy (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 21, 2019 The Real Birthright: Inheriting Our Jewish Story – Gil Troy Birthright, which has brought over 700,000 young Jews to Israel since 1999, is not a partisan program. It’s not basic training for propaganda wars. It is a Jewish identity-building program offering Israel 101 – a basic introduction to a great gift that too […]

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Jewish-Arab Relations in the Jordan Valley – Alan Rosenbaum (J. Post via Daily

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Jun. 14, 2019 Jewish-Arab Relations in the Jordan Valley – Alan Rosenbaum David Elhaiini heads the Jordan Valley Regional Council, comprised of 21 Jewish communities, whose growth rate is an annual 6%, among the highest in the country. Elhaiini reports excellent relations between the Jewish communities and their Arab neighbors. “The only source of income for […]

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#JEXIT at the RJC, by Sagee Goldenholz (Global News via Youtube via Israpundit)

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May 1, 2019 Sagee Goldenholz, founding member of #JEXIT rocks the house at the RJC convention in Las Vegas! The Democrat Party is no longer the home for American Jews, here’s why! Click here for 4 min. video speech

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U.S. Military Cadets Learn about Israel – Anna Ahronheim (J. Post via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 11, 2019 U.S. Military Cadets Learn about Israel – Anna Ahronheim (Jerusalem Post) Nearly 40 cadets and officers from West Point, the U.S. Air Force Academy and the Virginia Military Institute completed a two-week visit to Poland and Israel on Monday to learn about Israel’s security situation in a trip organized by Our Soldiers Speak. […]

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Israel’s ‘Uber For First Responders’ Goes Global – Yaron Carni (Forbes via Daily Alert)

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May 31, 2019 United Hatzalah (Hatzalah means Rescue in Hebrew), with its all-volunteer network of trained emergency first responders, has become a regular feature in Israel. It’s now going global.     United Hatzalah’s model is predicated on two facts. First, when it comes to emergency response, every second counts. An ambulance crew that’s too […]

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27% of Israeli Arabs voted for Zionist parties in recent elections (PMW)

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MAY 30, 2019 PA slander: Israel is an “apartheid state”; but Israeli Arabs experience real democracy In Israel’s recent elections: 12 Israeli Arabs elected to Israel’s Parliament 50% of Israeli Arabs chose to vote At least 112,000 Israeli Arabs (27%) voted for Zionist parties in exclusively Arab cities and towns: 35,783 Israeli-Arabs voted for Meretz […]

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Sumaries of 2 articles by Daily Alert about commerce between Israel & Japan, & Israel & China

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May 29, 2019 What’s Beijing Doing in Haifa? – William A. Galston In 2015,Israel’s Transportation Ministry accepted an offer from the Shanghai International Port Group to operate the port of Haifa for 25 years, starting in 2021, and invest $2 billion to expand the port into Israel’s largest harbor. Notably, this decision was taken without the […]

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530 Multinationals from 35 Countries Innovating in Israel – Amir Mizroch  (Forbes via Daily Alert)

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May 28, 2019 530 Multinationals from 35 Countries Innovating in Israel – Amir Mizroch Israel is emerging as a leading innovation destination for a growing number of multinational corporations looking to the country’s 6,000 plus startups for new ideas, quick prototyping ability, and infectious entrepreneurial culture, a new report shows. The report, commissioned by tech NGO […]

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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

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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

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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Report: ISIS Planned to Enter US, Create Economic Chaos by Todd Bensman (Center for Immigration Studies via M.E. Forum)

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Jun. 19, 2019 Originally published under the title “What to Make of a Report on ISIS Plans to Breach the U.S.-Mexico Border? An Interview with the Author.” On June 3, Homeland Security Today carried a story that pinched a raw nerve at the vortex of America’s culture wars about mass illegal migration, a border wall, and President Donald […]

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Tehran Sets Up Terror Cells in Africa – Con Coughlin (Telegraph-UK via Daily Alert)

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Tehran Sets Up Terror Cells in Africa – Con Coughlin (Telegraph-UK) Iran is setting up a network of terror cells in Africa to attack U.S. and other Western targets, according to Western security officials. The new terror network has been established on the orders of Qassem Suleimani, head of the Revolutionary Guards’ Quds Force, which is […]

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The US Should Designate Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Organization by Uzay Bulut (Gatestone Inst.)

By   1 day ago

Jun. 24, 2019 The Muslim Brotherhood, founded in Egypt in 1928, is a pro-jihad, Islamist movement that has branches throughout the world and seeks to implement Islamic sharia under a global caliphate. Terrorism is only one of the methods the Brotherhood employs, and among its, goals, “democratization” has never been seen as one of them. […]

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Trump Calls Off Strike Against Iran; Here’s the Bigger Picture (Clarion Project)

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Jun. 23, 2019 Below is an infographic that lets you quickly see the extent and magnitude of Iranian provocations against the U.S. and our allies the last month. Click here for article & infographic

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With No Clear Alternatives, Israel Maintains Status Quo in Gaza – Ariel Ben Solomon (Israel Hayom via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 21, 2019 With No Clear Alternatives, Israel Maintains Status Quo in Gaza – Ariel Ben Solomon (Israel Hayom) Yoram Meital, chairman of the Chaim Herzog Center for Middle East Studies and Diplomacy at Ben-Gurion University, says maintaining the status quo in Gaza, while not ideal, is the best option open to Israel at the moment. […]

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Syrian Refugee Accused of Plotting Terrorist Attack on Pittsburgh Church – Alexander Mallin (ABC News via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 20, 2019 Syrian Refugee Accused of Plotting Terrorist Attack on Pittsburgh Church – Alexander Mallin (ABC News) The Department of Justice announced the arrest on Wednesday of Mustafa Mousab Alowemer, 21, a Syrian refugee, in connection with an Islamic State-inspired terrorist attack on a Christian church in Pittsburgh. Alowemer was accused by federal prosecutors of […]

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The Pirates of Tehran – Bret Stephens (NYT via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 17, 2019 The Pirates of Tehran – Bret Stephens (New York Times) On April 14, 1988, the USS Samuel B. Roberts, a frigate, hit an Iranian naval mine while sailing in the Persian Gulf. The explosion injured 10 of her crew and nearly sank the ship. Four days later, the U.S. Navy destroyed half the Iranian […]

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2019 election might be Canada’s last chance, by Salim Mansur (Rebel Media)

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Jun. 12, 2019 …..”On receiving the electoral mandate in October 2015, Justin Trudeau spoke glibly about the return of “sunny ways” in Canada. It did not take long for the “sunny ways” to turn grim. Canadians are now more dissatisfied and frustrated with the divisive policies of the Trudeau Liberals than they were with the […]

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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   7 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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Israeli-Ethiopian is Best Female Director at TIFF (Michael Orman’s Good News Israel newsletter)

By   9 months ago

Sept. 24, 2018 Israeli-Ethiopian is Best Director.  Aalam-Warqe Davidian won the “Best Female Director” award at the Toronto Film Festival. Her debut “Fig Tree”, in Amharic with Hebrew and English subtitles, takes place in Ethiopia at the end of the Ethiopian Civil War. Davidian, 38, made Aliya from Ethiopia at the age of 11. Click here […]

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Novelty Item: PALESTINIAN MUSICIANS: ‘HABIBI YOU CAN DRIVE MY CAR’ HONORS SAUDI WOMEN, by Hagay Hacohen (J. Post)

By   12 months ago

July 5, 2018 Palestinian cellist Naseem Alatrash and Syrian singer Nano Raies recorded a cover version of “Baby You Can Drive My Car” by the Beatles to honor the Saudi Arabian decision to allow female citizens of the kingdom to drive, beginning on June 24. Click here for article & 3 min. music video

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

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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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Report: ISIS Planned to Enter US, Create Economic Chaos by Todd Bensman (Center for Immigration Studies via M.E. Forum)

By   6 hours ago

Jun. 19, 2019 Originally published under the title “What to Make of a Report on ISIS Plans to Breach the U.S.-Mexico Border? An Interview with the Author.” On June 3, Homeland Security Today carried a story that pinched a raw nerve at the vortex of America’s culture wars about mass illegal migration, a border wall, and President Donald […]

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Tehran Sets Up Terror Cells in Africa – Con Coughlin (Telegraph-UK via Daily Alert)

By   7 hours ago

Tehran Sets Up Terror Cells in Africa – Con Coughlin (Telegraph-UK) Iran is setting up a network of terror cells in Africa to attack U.S. and other Western targets, according to Western security officials. The new terror network has been established on the orders of Qassem Suleimani, head of the Revolutionary Guards’ Quds Force, which is […]

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The US Should Designate Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Organization by Uzay Bulut (Gatestone Inst.)

By   1 day ago

Jun. 24, 2019 The Muslim Brotherhood, founded in Egypt in 1928, is a pro-jihad, Islamist movement that has branches throughout the world and seeks to implement Islamic sharia under a global caliphate. Terrorism is only one of the methods the Brotherhood employs, and among its, goals, “democratization” has never been seen as one of them. […]

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Fatah Calls for Violence Against Israel over Bahrain Economic Conference – Alex Winston (J.Post via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 24, 2019 Fatah Calls for Violence Against Israel over Bahrain Economic Conference – Alex Winston Fatah, the ruling party of the Palestinian Authority, has called for days of violence against Israel in response to the Bahrain Conference this week. Palestinian leaders attended a counter-conference to Bahrain last week entitled, “The Holocaust of the Century in […]

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Take the Palestinians’ ‘No’ for an Answer, by Eugene Kontorovich (WSJ)`

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Jun. 23, 2019 They’ve rejected every peace initiative. Their no-show this week in Bahrain should be the last. This week’s U.S.-led Peace to Prosperity conference in Bahrain on the Palestinian economy will likely be attended by seven Arab states—a clear rebuke to foreign-policy experts who said that recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and the Golan […]

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Trump Calls Off Strike Against Iran; Here’s the Bigger Picture (Clarion Project)

By   2 days ago

Jun. 23, 2019 Below is an infographic that lets you quickly see the extent and magnitude of Iranian provocations against the U.S. and our allies the last month. Click here for article & infographic

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Another Approach to the Palestinian Question – Abdel-Moneim Said (Al-Ahram-Egypt via Daily Alert)

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Jun. 21, 2019 Another Approach to the Palestinian Question – Abdel-Moneim Said (Al-Ahram-Egypt) The PA should not overlook realities. Regardless of who is at fault, the Palestinian people are split between the West Bank and Gaza. Representatives from 32 states attended the ceremonies of the transfer of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. More than half a […]

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The Real Birthright: Inheriting Our Jewish Story – Gil Troy (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   4 days ago

Jun. 21, 2019 The Real Birthright: Inheriting Our Jewish Story – Gil Troy Birthright, which has brought over 700,000 young Jews to Israel since 1999, is not a partisan program. It’s not basic training for propaganda wars. It is a Jewish identity-building program offering Israel 101 – a basic introduction to a great gift that too […]

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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   6 days 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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THE PRESS IN THE THIRD REICH (and implications for today)…(US Holocaust Memorial Museum Encyclopedia)

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Jun. 6, 2019 (Full article below, after preamble…..) WHY GOVERNMENT AUTHORITIES WHO CONTROL WHAT YOU CAN/CANNOT SAY, OR TELL YOU WHAT YOU CAN/CANNOT READ, ARE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS! This is becoming too familiar in today’s Canada ‘The Propaganda Ministry aimed further to control the content of news and editorial pages through directives distributed in daily conferences in Berlin and transmitted via the […]

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Rashida Tlaib Has Her History Wrong – Benny Morris (Atlantic via Daily Alert)

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May 15, 2019 Rashida Tlaib Has Her History Wrong – Benny Morris The historical reality was quite different from what Rep. Rashida Tlaib described as Palestinians creating a safe haven for Jews. The Palestinians indirectly, and in some ways directly, aided in the destruction of European Jewry. After Hitler’s accession to power in Germany in 1933, […]

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The Arab chapter of the Holocaust, by Dr. Mordechai Kedar (Israel Hayom)

By   2 months ago

May 2, 2019 The Palestinian mufti, Haj Amin al-Husseini, prodded Hitler to exterminate Europe’s Jews, established the Muslim division of the SS, and incited the murderous “Farhud” pogrom in Baghdad. Let us never forget the wretched concentration camps in North Africa. Click here for full article

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The disturbing link between the Nazis and Jihadis, by Leah Rosenberg (Israel Unwired)

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Apr. 29, 2019 It may seem like a stretch to use terms like radical Islam and Naziism in the same sentence. But actually, the two are deeply intertwined. Radical Islam existed way before this generation and actually worked hand in hand with the Nazis during World War II. The key figure is the Mufti of […]

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GREEK JEWRY AND THE HOLOCAUST, by Alan Rosenbaum (J. Post)

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Apr. 29, 2019 Before World War II, approximately 80,000 Jews lived in Greece in 31 different communities. By war’s end, only 10,000 Jews survived. Click here for full article and photos

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Book Review: Jews in France Living Under Occupation, 1940-44 – Ronald C. Rosbottom (WSJ via Daily Alert)

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Apr. 12, 2019 Book Review: Jews in France Living Under Occupation, 1940-44 – Ronald C. Rosbottom The goal of Jacques Semelin’s careful study, The Survival of the Jews in France, 1940-44, is to show that France as a nation deserves more credit for helping save the majority of its Jewish population from death during the German occupation. There […]

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