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Jack Cohen - The Jordan Valley Issue

Jack Cohen – The Jordan Valley Issue Tomorrow is the voting for Israel’s latest election, and the main issue being fought out on the right is the Jordan Valley Issue.  As PM Netanyahu seeks to draw support away from his far-right opponents, princ

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This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 15 2019

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 15 2019 The highlights include: Two Israelis can walk again thanks to 3D printed implants. Critically ill patients can receive new Israeli liver cancer treatment. Jerusalem lit up the sky to mark 18th anni

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    Lee Diamond - The Fountain of Youth

    Lee Diamond – The Fountain of Youth Ponce De Leon According to the legend Sought it. Many claims to it Are recorded But always secretive Only because There is no such Magic fountain And so it must be Told. The “Elder” Is to be Venerated. For the

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    Steve Kramer - How Ignorant Can a College Freshman Be ... Very

    Steve Kramer – How Ignorant Can a College Freshman Be … Very The British “Independent” (independent.co.uk) internet newspaper recently printed an article by a very ignorant young American who had just finished her freshman year in college.

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    Victor Rosenthal - Drama (not so much) and Democracy

    Victor Rosenthal – Drama (not so much) and Democracy PM Netanyahu promised a dramatic announcement Tuesday night. It was about as dramatic as he could have made it, given that he is a caretaker PM who does not have a coalition, and that it is one we

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    UNPACKED - Why are Israelis Heading to the Polls Again? | Israel Elections 2019

    UNPACKED – Why are Israelis Heading to the Polls Again? | Israel Elections 2019 On September 17, Israelis are heading to the polls to vote for the members of the 22nd Knesset, the Israeli parliament. If it seems like this only just happened, you’r

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    Israel Seen Special - Last Night I Hugged A Palestinian I Had Never Met Before

    Israel Seen Special – Last Night I Hugged A Palestinian I Had Never Met Before The most important thing to realize is that we are all people. Last night I hugged a Palestinian man whom I had never met before outside the southern gate of Efrat, the t

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    Victor Rosenthal - Antisemitism and Misoziony

    Victor Rosenthal – Antisemitism and Misoziony Since 1945, antisemitism has rarely been an issue in the national politics of the US and the UK. Today, at least for Jews, it is a real concern in both countries. In both cases, it is tangled up with ant

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    Barry Shaw - Israel. The Dreyfus of our time.

    Barry Shaw – Israel. The Dreyfus of our time. The Venice Film Festival awarded their Grand Jury Prize for best movie to Roman Polanski’s ‘An Officer and a Spy.’ The film is about the trial and wrongful conviction of a Jewish officer in the Fre

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    UNPACKED - What is Deir Yassin?

    UNPACKED – What is Deir Yassin? This week, we’re examining one of the most controversial events connected to the establishment of the State of Israel – Deir Yassin. On April 9, 1948, Jewish forces, from the Irgun and Lehi paramilitary organi

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    This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 8, 2019

    This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 8, 2019 The highlights include: A new Israeli treatment for resistant myeloma has been approved in the US. Israeli NGO IsraAID is helping hurricane victims in the Bahamas. Israeli sensors can “feel” wh

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    No Camel's Israeli Innovation News - Top Stories This Week

    No Camel’s Israeli Innovation News – Top Stories This Week Israeli Health Startup Taps Into Behavioral Science – And Texting – To Help Combat Tuberculosis Keheala, a Tel Aviv-based startup with offices in Nairobi, Kenya is on a mission to

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    Jonathan Sacks - The Ecological Imperative

    Jonathan Sacks – The Ecological Imperative In the course of setting out the laws of war, the Torah adds a seemingly minor detail that became the basis of a much wider field of human responsibility, and is of major consequence today. The passage conc

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    Lee Diamond - Not in Heaven

    Lee Diamond – Not in Heaven The God of Israel Is not in heaven. The laws of Israel Are not in heaven. The Torah of Israel Is not In heaven. The Holy one abides In the details. The laws of Israel Are made by Israel And are infused With the God of Isr

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    Victor Rosenthal - The Real "Real Reason the Left Hates Israel"

    Victor Rosenthal – The Real “Real Reason the Left Hates Israel” I recently came across an article on the always-fascinating topic of “The Real Reason the Left Hates Israel,” by Sharon Goldman. I highly recommend it for its analysis of the in

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    No Camels – Israel Innovation News Top Stories This Week

    No Camels – Israel Innovation News Top Stories This Week Top Stories This Week Vegan Nation: Israeli Startup Builds 1st Global Ecosystem For Plant-Based Living, Powered By Own Digital Currency “If vegans were all living in one country, that country wo

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    Steve Kramer - The Washington Post Maligns Israel, Again

    Steve Kramer – The Washington Post Maligns Israel, Again The Washington Post, no friend of Israel, devoted an editorial this August 27th to Israel’s supposed warmongering (active defense) against Iran. It’s true that Israel has been very proacti

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      David Hazony, Adam Scott Bellos - Aliyah of the mind

      David Hazony, Adam Scott Bellos – Aliyah of the mind re-post from jpost by permission For most American Jews today, the word “Zionism” means supporting and celebrating Israel – through money, influence, advocacy and community events. ‘We are

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      Exclusive - When A Doctor Arrives To Deliver A Baby On The Side Of The Road

      Exclusive – When A Doctor Arrives To Deliver A Baby On The Side Of The Road Recently one Thursday afternoon, an 18-year-old man was involved in a car accident in Jerusalem. Having witnessed the accident, a 35-year-old woman had to stop her car behin

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      This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Sept 1 2019

      This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Sept 1 2019 The highlights include: Israeli scientists have been able to prevent secondary cancer in the brain. A new Israeli anti-malaria vaccine requires no refrigeration. Israel’s MDA gave six-months’ fir

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      Lee Diamond The Ever Changing Jew

      Lee Diamond The Ever Changing Jew * 7 score ago Our fathers/mothers came upon A new continent called America Conceived and dedicated To the proposition That they would live A life of freedom as Jews In this new world With a Judaism Relevant to their Time

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        MDA Course in Israeli-Arab Town Teaches 'Heroes' to Save Lives

        MDA Course in Israeli-Arab Town Teaches ‘Heroes’ to Save Lives h/t United with Israel “Since I was a little girl I dreamt of volunteering in MDA,” said Sanna Hasdeiah, one of the seven women in the course. By Arye Green, TPS Magen David Adom,

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        Victor Rosenthal - Reflections on Tribal and National Loyalty

        Victor Rosenthal – Reflections on Tribal and National Loyalty Recently I saw a Facebook post by Ryan Bellerose. Ryan is an Indian of the Metis tribe who lives in Canada, an activist for indigenous (aboriginal) peoples – all of them, including the

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        ELEM first Israeli organization working with at-risk youth granted Special Consultative Status by the U.N.

        ELEM first Israeli organization working with at-risk youth granted Special Consultative Status by the U.N. ELEM is granted Special Consultative Status by the United Nations, in the field of youth in distress  ELEM’s selection marks the first time that

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        Lee Diamond - The Inextinguishable SPARK

        Lee Diamond – The Inextinguishable SPARK Buried deep In every Jewish soul Beams  a spark Inextinguishable Yet Ever present Drenched by distance Dried by starvation Parched by desert winds lacking in sustaining Waters In every generation Some Seekin

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          No Camels - Israel Innovation News Top Stories This Week

          No Camels – Israel Innovation News Top Stories This Week Laptops And Drones Instead Of Shovels And Hoes; Remote Workers To Lead Kibbutz Revival Israeli startup Gather is a new entrepreneurial project that wants to attract remote workers to Israel’

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          Steve Kramer - Why Jews Assimilate

          Steve Kramer – Why Jews Assimilate Contrary to the title of this article, I don’t really know the reason that Jews assimilate, especially in the US. I do know without doubt that Jews are extraordinary and that those who leave Judaism behind litera

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          Watch - Sustainable technology in the Israeli desert

          Watch – Sustainable technology in the Israeli desert Dry lands cover over 40% of the world, and are home to 2.2 billion people. Given climate change, those numbers could grow. WATCH these revolutionary solutions, developed in Israel, to some of the

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          UNPACKED - Hamas's Control Over Gaza

          UNPACKED – Hamas’s Control Over Gaza This week on History of Israel Explained, we’re continuing to get to grips with Hamas. We’re figuring out just why the Palestinian people voted for Hamas over rival party Fatah in the first place, how t

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          Sheryl Sandberg and Family Honors United Hatzalah Volunteers in Israel

          Sheryl Sandberg and Family Honors United Hatzalah Volunteers in Israel Sheryl Sandberg and her parents, Joel and Adelle Sandberg, honored first responders at the national headquarters of United Hatzalah, Israel’s largest all-volunteer EMS organization.

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          Can Israeli Expertise Save Europe's Warming Wineries?

          Can Israeli Expertise Save Europe’s Warming Wineries? By Brent Crane Barrons.com In the Negev, a sprawling desert in Israel, vineyards are thriving. In the past 20 years, the country has seen an increase in vineyards, which now number around 250, and ar

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          Barry Shaw - My Palestine itinerary for Tlaib and Omar.

          Barry Shaw – My Palestine itinerary for Tlaib and Omar. Ilhan Omar tweeted, “Yesterday at Social Justice Day a student asked me, ‘How do I stay hopeful that change is going to come?’ This is tough to unpack,” she responded before going on to

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          Jonathan Sacks - The Politics of Memory Eikev 5779

          Jonathan Sacks – The Politics of Memory Eikev 5779 In Eikev Moses sets out a political doctrine of such wisdom that it can never become redundant or obsolete. He does it by way of a pointed contrast between the ideal to which Israel is called, and t

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          Lee Diamond - We're told to "Love Our Enemy"

          Lee Diamond – We’re told to “Love Our Enemy” We’re told to treat them with respect After all they are  duly elected Members of the U.S. Congress . We are told to “Invite them into our home Into our sovereign state To Allow them the freedo

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          Jack Cohen - The Sh'ite Apocalyptic Vision

          Jack Cohen – The Sh’ite Apocalyptic Vision The deep enmity of Shi’ite Iran towards the US and Israel does not come from the usual political and economic reasons as many suppose, according to an article in The Jerusalem Post by Lela Gilbert entit

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          Palestinian Media Watch - Abbas: "We are the Canaanites!... [Israel is] the enemy"

          Palestinian Media Watch – Abbas: “We are the Canaanites!… [Israel is] the enemy” In a firebrand speech on Aug. 10, 2019, Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas declared that the Palestinians are “the Canaanites,”

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          New Miftah outrage: Article claims Israel steals organs of Haitian, Ukrainian kids.

          New Miftah outrage: Article claims Israel steals organs of Haitian, Ukrainian kids. Thanks to our friend ElderofZiyon for this expose. John-Paul Pagano found this amazing article at Hanan Ashrawi’s Miftah that claims Israel steals the organs of chil

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          Victor Rosenthal - "You don't have a right to exist. May we come in?"

          Victor Rosenthal – “You don’t have a right to exist. May we come in?” It would show great weakness if Israel allowed Rep. Omar and Rep. Tlaib to visit. – Donald Trump If you kill your enemies, they win – not said by Justin Trudeau, but cou

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          This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Auguat 18 2019

          This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Auguat 18 2019 The highlights include: Israeli scientists have developed a new treatment for melanoma. Israel gave free sports footware to Kenyan lacrosse players. Israeli space technology is out of this world.

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          IDF program aims to teach students in periphery Arabic, Persian

          IDF program aims to teach students in periphery Arabic, Persian by  Noam Dvir Israel HaYom Command of Arabic can be an advantage when enlisting in the IDF, increasing students’ chances of being selected for the military’s Intelligence Unit

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          Lee Diamond - Jewish Power

          Lee Diamond – Jewish Power We learned to live Over centuries of Exile As the “butt of the nations” ( Leon Pinsker) Subservient, accepting of our lot. Anti Semitism deemed an Incurable Disease. The wandering Jew Our status Thankful for the gift O

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          No Camels: Israel Innovation News Weekly Top Stories

          No Camels: Israel Innovation News Weekly Top Stories A Medical 1st In Israel: 3D-Printed Ankle-Bone Implants Allow Two Women To Walk Freely Again Thanks to 3D printing and medical technology, as well as leading doctors from the Department of Orthopedic Su

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          Steve Kramer - Glad You're Not Coming

          Steve Kramer – Glad You’re Not Coming Reps. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts, all “women of color” known as “the squad,” are the darlings of the m

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          UNPACKED - Understanding Hamas

          UNPACKED – Understanding Hamas This week, we’re tackling the tough subject of Hamas and Gaza. And it’s not an easy one to watch. Hamas was the terror group behind a wave of suicide bombings and other activities in the 1990s and 2000s. More recen

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          Dr. Zohar Raviv - The Wondering Jew-The Chosen..The Choosing..and the Choice

          https://israelseen.com/shows/Zohar22413.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS | More Dr. Zohar Raviv – The Wondering Jew-The Chosen..The Choosing..and the Choice Dr. Zohar Raviv presented a series of lectures in English s

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          Jonathan Sacks - Why is the Jewish People So Small? Va'etchanan 5779

          Jonathan Sacks – Why is the Jewish People So Small? Va’etchanan 5779 Near the end of Va’etchanan is a statement with such far-reaching implications that it challenges the impression that has prevailed thus far in the Torah. This remark gives

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          Mudar Zahran - Jordan's king wants 3rd intifada

          Mudar Zahran – Jordan’s king wants 3rd intifada Abdullah is in trouble and doing anything he can to stay in power, including playing poker with a global bunch who want to see the Palestinians suffer and the peace process dead in the water. In

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          Barry Shaw - Take Israel out of the equation and listen to a Palestinian leader

          Barry Shaw – Take Israel out of the equation and listen to a Palestinian leader Abu Safiyeh, is a representative of the PLO’s Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) in the Gaza Strip. He was arrested after he published a Facebook

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          IsraelSeen Exclusive - Tisha B'Av Rescue in Oranit

          IsraelSeen Exclusive – Tisha B’Av Rescue in Oranit Just before the end of Tisha B’av on Sunday, United Hatzalah’s Dispatch and Command Center received an emergency phone call regarding a man choking in the town of Oranit.   The emergency

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          Rami Dabbas - Arabs Have Everything to Gain from Normalization with Israel

          Rami Dabbas – Arabs Have Everything to Gain from Normalization with Israel H/T to United With Israel My people don’t understand that Israel is actually our friend and that if we followed the Jewish state’s example, then we, too, would become pro

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          Noam Bedein - Life in the Dead Sea''- The Dead Sea Revival Project

          Noam Bedein – Life in the Dead Sea”- The Dead Sea Revival Project Have you always thought there’s nothing living in the Dead Sea? Think again

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          Victor Rosenthal - Tisha b'Av, in Judea

          Victor Rosenthal – Tisha b’Av, in Judea Today Jews are observing the fast of the 9th of Av, commemorating the destruction of the Jewish Temples in 586 BCE and 70 CE. They are abstaining from food, sex, or anything pleasant that might distract the

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          A bond Stronger than Tradition

          A bond Stronger than Tradition By Yitzhak Tessler YNET NEWS Rabbi Motti Kornfeld understands how it feels when a Haredi family has a child who leaves the ultra-Orthodox way of life, for it happened to one of his own children; but the rabbi is adamant that

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          Lee Diamond - MOURNING A NATION

          Lee Diamond – MOURNING A NATION Yes it was our Temple Yes it was our sovereignty Yes it was Jerusalem Yes it was the tears at the Rivers of Babylon. Yes it was the pangs of Separation And the self blame. For all of these We mourned For all of these

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          Israel Lacrosse Team Gifts Kenyan Athletes With New Cleats After Matchup

          Israel Lacrosse Team Gifts Kenyan Athletes With New Cleats After Matchup by Shiryn GhermezianAlgemeiner News Service Israel’s Women’s Lacrosse team gifted its Kenyan opponents with new cleats on Wednesday following their matchup in the Women’s L

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          UNPACKED - The History & Revival of the Hebrew Language

          UNPACKED – The History & Revival of the Hebrew Language This week, we’re looking at the revival of the Hebrew language. While the Bible and some religious texts were written in ancient Hebrew, it hadn’t been spoken in daily life for centuries. I

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          Israel Sustainability Initiative to Pilot-Village-in-a-Box

          Israel Sustainability Initiative to Pilot-Village-in-a-Box By Klara Strube, NoCamels No matter how hard we try, living a sustainable life is a constant uphill battle. We carry around metal straws and reusable bags to cut down on plastic consumption, turn

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          Jonathan Sacks - The Teacher As Hero Devarim 5779

            Jonathan Sacks – The Teacher As Hero Devarim 5779 Imagine the following scenario. You are 119 years and 11 months old. The end of your life is in sight. Your hopes have received devastating blows. You have been told by God that you will not enter

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          Lee Diamond - In Touch מודה אני לפניך

          Lee Diamond – In Touch מודה אני לפניך I return to life From a world Unknown Out of touch Yet free Yet unfelt The first light The crow of The rooster Was that which We call sleep A glimpse of the World to come? But I see now I feel I hear

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          Victor Rosenthal - We've Always Been Here: The Historical Right of the Jewish People to the Land of Israel

            Victor Rosenthal – We’ve Always Been Here: The Historical Right of the Jewish People to the Land of Israel I often talk about the Jewish people’s historical right to Eretz Yisrael, the Land of Israel, in addition to our legal and moral ri

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          Steve Kramer - Who Are the (Jewish) Israelis

          Steve Kramer – Who Are the (Jewish) Israelis There is concern today by many in Israel that some Israelis are unappreciative of their Jewish heritage. Author and journalist Shmuel Rosner has challenged this by suggesting a new paradigm for most of us

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          There's a Hole in my Bucket….. Groundhog Day…. We're not in Kansas Anymore, Part 1

          There’s a Hole in my Bucket….. Groundhog Day…. We’re not in Kansas Anymore, Part 1 Sometimes things go wrong. It happens. But when it happens here, it’s a reminder that despite Israel’s reputation in Hi-Tech and gastronomy, this is the Middle

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          Rivlin Welcomes Mothers of IDF 'Lone Soldiers,' Says They're Not Alone

          Rivlin Welcomes Mothers of IDF ‘Lone Soldiers,’ Says They’re Not Alone “Your children are not really lone soldiers because they are with us,” President Rivlin told the mothers. By United With Israel Staff  President Reuven Rivlin met Thursday a

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          Dr. Zohar Raviv The Wondering Jew Series – 16th Century Kabbalah in Tzfat

          https://israelseen.com/shows/Zohar21713.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS | More We are very fortunate to once again have Dr. Zohar Raviv present a series of lectures in English sponsored by Alma College in Tel Aviv. The fo

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          This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Aug. 8 2019

          This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Aug. 8 2019 The highlights include: Israeli scientists have transformed MRI scans to detect brain diseases. Israel’s upgrade of neonatal units in Ghana has saved hundreds of babies. Israelis take hundreds of s

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          Yair Lapid - The Center can bridge the gap between Right and Left.

          Yair Lapid – The Center can bridge the gap between Right and Left. Jerusalem Post I believe, above all else, that people aren’t stupid. You need to take that statement seriously because it is a direct challenge to the zeitgeist. It stands in direc

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          UNPACKED - Israel & Gaza: The Disengagement

          UNPACKED – Israel & Gaza: The Disengagement This week, we’re journeying to the Gaza Strip, a 25-mile long strip of land on Israel’s southern border. Although Israel pulled out of Gaza almost 15 years ago, many people believe it still controls th

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          Assaf Erez - A Point of View from the Lens of My Camera

          Assaf Erez – A Point of View from the Lens of My Camera Here are my most recent photos from Israel Related

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          Jonathan Sacks - The Religious Significance of Israel

          Jonathan Sacks – The Religious Significance of Israel The long journey is nearing its close. The Jordan is almost within sight. We have read the long itinerary of stops along the way. Finally we are reaching the end of the list of encampments, and G

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          Victor Rosenthal - Unlearning the Lessons of the Diaspora

          Victor Rosenthal – Unlearning the Lessons of the Diaspora If you won’t eliminate the Diaspora – the Diaspora will eliminate you. – Ze’ev Jabotinsky, 1936 For Jewish individuals and communities, life in the Diaspora can be fraught. They must

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          Daniel Goldshmidt - 2019 Israel Archeology Survey

          Daniel Goldshmidt – 2019 Israel Archeology Survey Israel has been the home of people of many different cultures and beliefs for 1 1/2 million years, the cradle 0f three monotheistic religions. and the birthplace of the Bible  This aricletwill cover

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          Lee Diamond - "If I'm Not For Myself" (Hillel)

          Lee Diamond – “If I’m Not For Myself” (Hillel) Often quoted Yet hardy noted “If I am not for myself Who will be for me?” Instead so many prefer The continuation: “And if I’m only for myself Who am I?” How can the Latter ever  supers

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          Israel Seen Exclusive - One Active Friday

          Israel Seen Exclusive – One Active Friday Ram Oz is a 2-meter-tall combat veteran and extreme-sport enthusiast from Hod Hasharon who volunteers as a United Hatzalah EMT and drives one of the organization’s ambucycles. Recently this past Friday nig

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          Steve Kramer - Dana Milbank's "Quintessentially American" (Not)

          Steve Kramer – Dana Milbank’s “Quintessentially American” (Not) Just a week after writing critically about an article by a well known journalist in an influential publication, I again feel the necessity to respond to the utter nonsense that th

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          Watch: An exciting discovery at the Shiloh archaeological site

          Watch: An exciting discovery at the Shiloh archaeological site h/t unitedwithisrael.org An exciting discovery at the Shiloh archaeological site in Samaria shows the undeniable ancient Jewish ties to the Land of Israel! Several unique findings recently unc

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          Victor Rosenthal - Ending the Humiliation

          Victor Rosenthal – Ending the Humiliation When the muhtasib or his agent comes to collect the jizya, he should stand the dhimmi in front of him, slap him on the side of the neck and say: “Pay the jizya, unbeliever.” The  dhimmi will take his ha

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          SHOCKING! Who's Behind the Viral Jew-Hatred on Campus and Beyond?

          SHOCKING! Who’s Behind the Viral Jew-Hatred on Campus and Beyond? H/T unitedwithisrael.org This video, exposing the violent thirst for Jewish blood in America and its success on college campuses, will shake you up! Founded in 2006 by UC-Berkeley Profess

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          UNPACKED - What is Zionism?

          UNPACKED – What is Zionism? If you’ve ever been to a Passover seder or seen a nervous groom stamp on a glass at a wedding, you know that longing for Jerusalem is at the heart of soooo many Jewish traditions. Today we call it Zionism, but what is a

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          Jonathan Sacks - Priorities Matot 5779

          Jonathan Sacks – Priorities Matot 5779 The Israelites were almost within sight of the Promised Land. They had successfully waged their first battles. They had just won a victory over the Midianites. There is a new tone to the narrative. We no longer

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          Dr. Zohar Raviv The Wondering Jew Series - Who Will Save Us? Between The Messiah and The Messianic Era

          https://israelseen.com/shows/Zohar2313.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS | More Dr. Zohar Raviv The Wondering Jew Series – Who Will Save Us? Between The Messiah and The Messianic Era We are very fortunate to once agai

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          Victor Rosenthal - Fighting BDS, Part II

          Victor Rosenthal – Fighting BDS, Part II Falsehood flies, and the truth comes limping after it. – Jonathan Swift The Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions (BDS) movement is not intended as an economic weapon against Israel, and has not succeeded as such. I

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          Dov Lipman - Unspinning the UN Partition Plan That Created Israel

          Dov Lipman – Unspinning the UN Partition Plan That Created Israel Re-post with permission honest reporting The United Nations’ adoption of the 1947 Partition Plan was a key moment in the Israeli-Arab conflict, as the international community formal

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          Victor Rosenthal - Fighting BDS, Part I

          Victor Rosenthal – Fighting BDS, Part I The Boycott-Divestment-Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel has not been an effective economic weapon. It has had few victories and numerous defeats. I think that’s probably because market forces are stro

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          Lucy Aharish - on a journey across Israel

          Lucy Aharish – on a journey across Israel Join לוסי אהריש Lucy Aharish on a journey across Israel, as she gets to know the amazing people, initiatives and projects which are promoting a cleaner environment, quality education, innovative hea

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          This Week's Sanity Report from Israel July 21 2019

          This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel July 21 2019 Israel performed brilliantly on the world stage last week. It won international awards; it received US & European approval, funds and partnerships for Israeli innovations, it was recognized for redu

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          Timothy Benton – Origins of the Palestinian Narrative

          Timothy Benton – Origins of the Palestinian Narrative Israel Behind the News The year was 1958, world opinion was turning against Arab freedom fighters, one of their leaders, Yasser Arafat knew something somehow was needed to bring opinion to this s

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          Steve Kramer - Peter Beinart Is Concerned for Israel's Future (NOT)

          Steve Kramer – Peter Beinart Is Concerned for Israel’s Future (NOT) I write articles like this one because popular columnists such as Peter Beinart have the reach and the power to misinform many readers. In a recent article on the traditionally le

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          UNPACKED - The Kibbutz: Israel's Collective Utopia

          UNPACKED – The Kibbutz: Israel’s Collective Utopia If there’s one thing that’s always set Israel apart, it’s the kibbutz movement. Founded in the early 20th century, these collective settlements helped shape the country’s identity in the d

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          Nothing found for 2019 07 19 Steve Kramer Peter Beinart Is Concerned For Israels Future Not

          Israel Seen is a labor of love and is a portal to the other side of Israel. We provide content from a wonderful array of innovative, interesting, and dynamic Israelis. Our content is rich in vision, compassion, education and understanding of the human con

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          Nothing found for 2019 07 18 Jonathan Sacks The Crown All Can Wear Pinchas 5779

          Israel Seen is a labor of love and is a portal to the other side of Israel. We provide content from a wonderful array of innovative, interesting, and dynamic Israelis. Our content is rich in vision, compassion, education and understanding of the human con

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          WATCH: Israelis Save Lives of Thousands of Kids from 60 Countries Around World!

          WATCH: Israelis Save Lives of Thousands of Kids from 60 Countries Around World! Thanks to United with Israel It started with a dream of physicians to share their knowledge and medical skills with the world, explains Dr. Anat Engel, director of Wolfson Med

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          Dr. Zohar Raviv The Wondering Jew Series - Who Makes the Whole in the Donut

          http://israelseen.com/shows/Zohar12813.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS | More      We are very fortunate to once again have Dr. Zohar Raviv present a series of lectures in English sponsored by Alma College in Tel Avi

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          Victor Rosenthal - An Ally, not a Satellite

          Victor Rosenthal – An Ally, not a Satellite Despite the fact that my daughter once had one of those T-shirts with a picture of an F-16 and the words “Don’t worry, America, Israel is behind you,” a mutual defense pact with the US is a terrible

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          This Week's Sanity Report from Israel July 14 2019

          This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel July 14 2019 The highlights include: An Israeli scientist has developed a new way to lure and destroy cancer cells. An Arab Muslim represents Israel in women’s Euro high-jump championships. Israel is designing

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          WATCH: Tomorrow's Leaders Learn Life Lessons in Israel

          WATCH: Tomorrow’s Leaders Learn Life Lessons in Israel United with Israel By learning about their history and traditions, these future leaders are preparing for a brighter future! The Jewish Leadership Fellowship recently brought a group of bright, high

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          UNPACKED - Watch: What Was The Dreyfus Affair?

          UNPACKED – Watch: What Was The Dreyfus Affair? This week, we’re examining the “Dreyfus Affair,” an espionage trial that took place in France in the 1890s. The trial, which saw a top-ranking soldier, Alfred Dreyfus, convicted of passing militar

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