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Must Read: My Letter to an Arab Palestinian: The Moment You Lost the Right to Live Here, by Raymond M. Berger (TOI)

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Mar. 11, 2019 “Have any people in history been asked to make such a sacrifice?” Mohammed, a young Palestinian who lives in the US, asks, “If a Jew from New York has the right to live in Jaffa, why don’t I, as the grandson of Arabs who lived in Jaffa in 1948, have the same […]

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Dissonant Chords: A musical tale of heroes, Hitler, humanity and Hatikvah By Valerie Sobel (THE NEW BLITZ via Israpundit)

By   19 hours ago

Mar. 18, 2019 Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77, by Johannes Brahms; a prolific artistic feat the great composer dedicated to his friend, distinguished Hungarian violinist, Joseph Joachim. With time, Brahms grew somewhat disillusioned with the concerto, conceding the idea he will never hear what he put down on staff paper and what he hears […]

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The Palestinians continue to prove the peace fantasists wrong, by Ruthie Blum (JNS via Heritage Florida Jewish News)

By   3 days ago

Mar. 15, 2019 The Palestinians have been busy for the past week demonstrating in word and deed that U.S. President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century” will be dead on arrival. In an op-ed on Sunday in the official, Palestinian Authority-controlled daily, Al-Hayat Al-Jadida, Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul, who served as national-affairs adviser to former P.A. […]

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Israel vs. its Enemies in Europe by Ruthie Blum (Gatestone Inst.)

By   4 days ago

Mar. 14, 2019 Ireland’s Senate recently voted to support organizations, many headed by terrorists, in imposing a boycott on Israel, the only democracy in the Middle East. This, while hardly ever uttering a critical word about countries such as China, Iran, North Korea, Russia, Turkey, Mauritania, Syria, Venezuela, Cuba, Nigeria, Sudan or South Sudan. The […]

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U.S. Ambassador Friedman Greets Special-Needs IDF Soldiers – Zack Evens (J. Post via Daily Alert)

By   4 days ago

Mar. 15, 2019 U.S. Ambassador Friedman Greets Special-Needs IDF Soldiers – Zack Evens (Jerusalem Post) U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman visited the Palmachim Air Force Base last week to observe how the IDF has integrated people with disabilities into the army. There are about 50 soldiers with autism and other disabilities currently serving at the […]

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Where Martin Luther King Really Stood on Israel and the Palestinians – Martin Kramer  (Mosaic via Daily Alert)

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Mar. 18, 2019 Where Martin Luther King Really Stood on Israel and the Palestinians – Martin Kramer On Martin Luther King Day this past January, New York Times columnist Michelle Alexander speculated that King would have been a “critic of Israel’s current policies.” But this view runs up against one inescapable fact: during the twenty years between Israel’s […]

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Analysis: Netanyahu Outfoxed Russia, Iran and ISIS With His Cynical, Ruthless Syria Policy, by Anshel Pfeffer (Ha’aretz)

By   5 days ago

Mar. 13, 2019 (from Ha’aretz no less….Ed.) If Netanyahu has one valid claim to remaining in office, it’s his Syria policy and the fact he was one of the first world leaders to recognize the threat of ISIS Click here for full article

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Palestinian Attempt to Conquer the Temple Mount With Corpses By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz (Breading Israel News)

By   6 days ago

Mar. 13, 2019 You must not let his corpse remain on the stake overnight, but must bury him the same day. For an impaled body is an affront to Hashem: you shall not defile the land that Hashem your God is giving you to possess.” Deuteronomy 21:23 (The Israel Bible™) While the world watches tensions grow […]

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

By   11 months 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   3 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   3 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   3 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   4 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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All of Canada under threat for Liberals’ refusal to uphold law concerning returning ISIL fighters, by Diane Francis (Financial Post)

By   1 min ago

Mar. 18, 2019 Under the Criminal Code, they all should have been imprisoned for a decade for simply leaving to join ISIL Click here for article

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Hamas Detains Hundreds after Violently Suppressing Gaza Demonstrations – Amira Hass (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

By   22 hours ago

Mar. 18, 2019 Hamas Detains Hundreds after Violently Suppressing Gaza Demonstrations – Amira Hass Hamas security forces in Gaza violently suppressed demonstrations by hundreds of Palestinians on Thursday and Friday, protesting the deteriorating economic situation under its rule. An independent Palestinian source estimates that 500 people were held in detention on Saturday evening. Demonstrations were dispersed […]

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Massacres in New Zealand and Nigeria by PETER RIDDELL (American Spectator)

By   1 day ago

Mar. 16, 2019 “…stark differences can be noticed in the level of world attention devoted to another recent massacre in Africa. On the morning of March 4, Christian communities in three villages in Benue State in northern Nigeria were attacked by Muslim Fulani militants. Some 23 people were killed by gunshot and machete blows as […]

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Hamas cracks down on Gaza protests over cost of living, by AP & Israel Hayom

By   4 days ago

Mar. 15, 2019 Videos on social media show Hamas forces firing live rounds in the air, beating protesters and hauling them into police cars • Rights groups say Hamas arrested a dozen activists organizing rally in Jabaliya refugee camp under slogan “We want to live.” Click here for brief article

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Netanyahu Spokesman Chides Hamas as Anti-Regime Riots Break Out in Gaza Strip, by Benjamin Kerstein (Algemeiner)

By   4 days ago

Mar. 14, 2019 Violent riots protesting Hamas’ use of funds gathered for aid to the Gaza Strip took place on Thursday, with protesters beaten by the ruling terror group’s security forces and live rounds used. In response to the protests, Ofir Gendelman, the Israeli prime minister’s Arabic media spokesman, tweeted, “Today it became clear for the […]

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The UN Human Rights Council Report on Israel’s Response to the Gaza Border Riots – Amb. Alan Baker (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   1 week ago

Mar. 11, 2019 The UN Human Rights Council Report on Israel’s Response to the Gaza Border Riots – Amb. Alan Baker (Institute for Contemporary Affairs-Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) Where the UN Human Rights Council is concerned, there can be no such thing as an “independent” commission of inquiry. The outcome of the commission’s inquiry was […]

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PA TV Uses International Women’s Day to Glorify Female Terrorists – Itamar Marcus and Maurice Hirsch (PMW via Daily Alert)

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May 11, 2019 PA TV Uses International Women’s Day to Glorify Female Terrorists – Itamar Marcus and Maurice Hirsch (Palestinian Media Watch) To mark International Women’s Day, on March 6, PA TV broadcast an interview with the Director of the Palestinian Women’s Union in Gaza, Amal Hamad. Instead of discussing the achievements of Palestinian women or the inequality […]

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U.S. Accuses Palestinians of Manufacturing Crisis over Israel’s Decision to Deduct Payments to Terrorists – Adam Kredo (Washington Free Beacon via Daily Alert)

By   1 week ago

Mar. 11, 2019 U.S. Accuses Palestinians of Manufacturing Crisis over Israel’s Decision to Deduct Payments to Terrorists – Adam Kredo U.S. peace envoy Jason Greenblatt rebuked the Palestinian Authority and UN members who he said are enabling the PA to continue paying salaries to terrorists who have killed Jews, at a closed-door session of the UN […]

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

By   2 weeks 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   3 weeks 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   3 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   4 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   6 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   9 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)

By   11 months 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   11 months ago

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

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All of Canada under threat for Liberals’ refusal to uphold law concerning returning ISIL fighters, by Diane Francis (Financial Post)

By   1 min ago

Mar. 18, 2019 Under the Criminal Code, they all should have been imprisoned for a decade for simply leaving to join ISIL Click here for article

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Ireland’s Anti-Israel Drift: How Did It Come to This? by Lawrence A. Franklin (Gatestone Inst.)

By   17 hours ago

Mar. 17, 2019 Ireland, as a European Union member state, is subject to the EU’s commercial rules. EU trade rules may prohibit Ireland’s unilateral action as an EU treaty requires common commercial policy for all EU member states. The proposed law “could force US companies with Irish subsidiaries to choose between violating the Irish law […]

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Dissonant Chords: A musical tale of heroes, Hitler, humanity and Hatikvah By Valerie Sobel (THE NEW BLITZ via Israpundit)

By   19 hours ago

Mar. 18, 2019 Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77, by Johannes Brahms; a prolific artistic feat the great composer dedicated to his friend, distinguished Hungarian violinist, Joseph Joachim. With time, Brahms grew somewhat disillusioned with the concerto, conceding the idea he will never hear what he put down on staff paper and what he hears […]

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Massacres in New Zealand and Nigeria by PETER RIDDELL (American Spectator)

By   1 day ago

Mar. 16, 2019 “…stark differences can be noticed in the level of world attention devoted to another recent massacre in Africa. On the morning of March 4, Christian communities in three villages in Benue State in northern Nigeria were attacked by Muslim Fulani militants. Some 23 people were killed by gunshot and machete blows as […]

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Italian Mayor Cancels International Jazz Festival Over Artistic Director’s Support for Boycott of Israeli Artists, by Shiryn Ghermezian (Algemeiner)

By   3 days ago

Mar. 15, 2019 The mayor of Santa Teresa Gallura, Italy, recently cancelled an international jazz festival set to be held in August in the city after the program’s artistic director expressed support for barring Israeli artists from participating in the event, the blog Israellycool reported on Friday. Click here for full article  

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LATVIANS HONOR NAZI COLLABORATORS IN COMMEMORATION MARCH, by Ilanit Chernick (J. Post)

By   3 days ago

Mar. 16, 2019 Veterans taking part in the march were supported by a large group of people holding Latvian flags, flowers and signs, while some also wore military uniforms sporting swastikas and Nazi SS insignia. Click here for full article

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Israel vs. its Enemies in Europe by Ruthie Blum (Gatestone Inst.)

By   4 days ago

Mar. 14, 2019 Ireland’s Senate recently voted to support organizations, many headed by terrorists, in imposing a boycott on Israel, the only democracy in the Middle East. This, while hardly ever uttering a critical word about countries such as China, Iran, North Korea, Russia, Turkey, Mauritania, Syria, Venezuela, Cuba, Nigeria, Sudan or South Sudan. The […]

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El Salvador’s Schindler who Saved 25,000 Jews, by Dr. Yvette Alt Miller (AISH)

By   2 weeks ago

Jan. 20, 2019 Jose Castellanos Contreras rescued 20 times more Jews than Oskar Schindler. Everyone should know his story. 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   2 weeks 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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Summaries of 2 articles by Daily Alert, on what really happened in Poland (during WW2)

By   4 weeks ago

Feb. 19, 2019 Knesset Speaker Edelstein: We Have a Right to Say What Really Happened in Poland – Lahav Harkov (Jerusalem Post) Poland cannot deny that some Poles collaborated with the Nazis, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein told the Jerusalem Post on Monday. “We don’t have to collectively blame all the Poles or forget those who acted differently, but […]

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PM Netanyahu meets with US Vice President Mike Pence in Warsaw (MFA)

By   1 month ago

Feb. 14, 2019 PM Netanyahu:  This conference in which you have brought together some sixty foreign ministers and Arab foreign ministers with an Israeli prime minister to stand together against Iran in such clarity, such unity. I think that this is something that we deeply appreciate. Click here for transcript of Prime Minister’s remarks

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IMAM OF PEACE VISITS AUSCHWITZ, by Ilanit Chernick (J. Post)

By   1 month ago

FEBRUARY 3, 2019 Imam Mohamad Tawhidi proudly posted on Sunday about being the first Shia Imam “to pay his respects at Auschwitz.” Click here for article, photo & short video

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Fake Salvadoran Citizenship Papers Saved Thousands of Jews during the Holocaust – David B. Green (Ha’aretz via Daily Alert)

By   2 months ago

Feb. 1, 2019 Fake Salvadoran Citizenship Papers Saved Thousands of Jews during the Holocaust – David B. Green Jose Arturo Castellanos and George Mantello saved thousands of Jews otherwise fated to die in Auschwitz. They met when Castellanos was posted by El Salvador as an army business agent in Europe and Mantello (formerly Mandl) brokered a […]

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Why Muslims Should Remember the Holocaust – Mohammad Al-Issa (Washington Post via Daily Alert)

By   2 months ago

Jan. 30, 2019 Why Muslims Should Remember the Holocaust – Mohammad Al-Issa The lessons of the Holocaust are universal and Muslims around the world have a responsibility to learn them, heed the warnings and join the international commitment to ensure “never again.” One year ago, as International Holocaust Remembrance Day approached, I wrote to Sara Bloomfield, […]

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Menachem Begin on the Lessons of the Holocaust (AISH)

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by Prime Minister Menachem Begin, Mar. 15, 2015 In May 1981, a group of young American Jewish leaders asked Prime Minister Begin what he thought were the lessons of the Holocaust. This was his answer. Click here for full article

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