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Netanyahu slams Biden-brokered maritime deal with Lebanon as capitulation to Hizballah threats 

In a disappointing move, Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid is moving ahead with a Biden-brokered, proposed maritime border agreement with Lebanon. According to former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the deal is "without a debate in the Knesset

Politics | Campus Watch

The new loyalty oath imposed on Jews

Making work and school hostile for Americans under the guise of 'anti-Zionism.'

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Right-Wing Extremism in Israel: Then & Now

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Right-Wing Extremism in Israel: Then & Now The extreme right in Israel has been around at least since the 1980s (e.g., Meir Kahane) but its political weight has been close to nil – until now. With the polls showing quasi-

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The Noxious Anti-Semitism Of “European Settler Colonialism”

There are some narratives that simply boggle the mind. Some are completely nonsensical and easily disproven. Others are seemingly spat out of desperation to belittle an enemy's position. And a few are so twisted, they must have been hatched and sanctified

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UNPACKED: Watch – Who Are The Mizrahi Jews?

UNPACKED: Watch – Who Are The Mizrahi Jews? In the second century CE, the Romans exiled the Jews of Judea and created a far flung diaspora which saw many Jews make their way to Europe, Asia and North Africa. Those who ended up in the East in countri

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Combatting anti-Semitism must include emancipating Zionism

Knowing the real-world harm that excludes Zionists from equal access and participation—in university book clubs, in support groups for victims of sexual harassment, in class, etc.—is an unacceptable reality.

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CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Sept. 29, 2022

CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Sept. 29, 2022 Guesty continues shopping spree with acquisition of hospitality software companies Kigo and HiRUM. The Israeli property management platform, which raised $170 million last month, has made th

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The numbers are in: What’s in store for Israel’s population?

According to the nation’s bureau of statistics, Israel currently has 9,593,000 residents, with that number expected to cross 10 million at the end of 2024 and 15 million at the end of 2048.

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Israel's 'Peace Partner' Is Slaughtering Israelis

These two bodies [Palestinian Authority (PA) and its ruling faction, Fatah] are headed by one man: Mahmoud Abbas, who has zero compunction about his loyalists murdering and wounding Israelis. On the contrary, he encourages it and pays generously for it

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Uncertain Future Awaits Puerto Rico But One Israeli Team Is Working to Build The Population’s Resilience

Uncertain Future Awaits Puerto Rico But One Israeli Team Is Working to Build The Population’s Resilience A Social Worker’s Account Of Her First Days In Puerto Rico In The Wake Of Hurricane Fiona By Tamar Shlesinger San Juan, – My name is Tamar S

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We Must Always Remember the Extraordinary Gift of Israel

Performers play musical instruments near Dung Gate, close to the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City November 7, 2019. REUTERS/Ronen …

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Lia Baram – My Photos from our Family Trip to Northern Italy

Lia Baram – My Photos from our Family Trip to Northern Italy Lia will be ten years old in November and one of her “passions” is taking pictures. While on our vacation recently to Italy I encouraged her to share her effort with israelseen

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Rashida Tlaib's absurd acid test

The Michigan congresswoman's denunciation of Israel supporters puts her in line with the ideologies of totalitarians and theocrats like Iran and Hezbollah

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UNPACKED: Hebron 1929: The Most Important Moment You Never Heard Of.

UNPACKED: Hebron 1929: The Most Important Moment You Never Heard Of. In the summer of 1929, the British-controlled region of Palestine saw growing fault lines between Arabs and Jews. Tensions rose until they erupted one fateful day. In the city of Hebron

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This Week’s Sanity Report for Israel New Year Sept. 25, 2022

This Week’s Sanity Report for Israel New Year Sept. 25, 2022 n recent weeks newsletter readers cannot fail to have noticed that Israel has been calling out to the world to adopt the many life-changing and life-saving innovations that its citizens ha

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Two-State Solution? In the Middle of the Muddle

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Two-State Solution? In the Middle of the Muddle Two-state solution. One state solution. Green Line. Purple Line. Autonomy. Sovereignty. These and other terms are thrown around quite glibly as solutions to the Palestinian/Is

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UNPACKED – What Is Hezbollah?

UNPACKED – What Is Hezbollah? When Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini took control of Iran in the Islamic Revolution of 1979, no one could have predicted that would be a catalyst for the formation of the terrorist organization Hezbollah, or “Party of God

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RAV KOOK ON ROSH HASHANA: RENEWING THE POWER OF RENEWAL

RAV KOOK ON ROSH HASHANA: RENEWING THE POWER OF RENEWAL RAV KOOK ON ROSH HASHANA: RENEWING THE POWER OF RENEWAL  We are beginning the 5783’rd year of our human historical experience. Our personal and collective behavior has resulted in a planetary exis

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The slaughter of Shulamit Ovadia and the myth of ‘lone wolf’ terrorism

Israeli security officials, politicians need to realize: There is no such thing as a “lone wolf” terrorist. It’s not TikTok and Twitter that breed and cultivate such monsters; it’s the PA.

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I Was Failed for Speaking the Truth About Israel

Parkinson Building at the University of Leeds in England. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Over a year ago, I was submitting my …

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Charles Abelsohn – Letter from Israel: Rosh Hashana 5783: The Happiness Report

Charles Abelsohn – Letter from Israel: Rosh Hashana 5783: The Happiness Report Rosh Hashana 5783 12 September 2022 Shalom from Israel, This past year has been, shall we say, tumultuous. Some highlights (lowlights?) included Russia invading Ukraine,

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Joe Biden Uses U.N. to Call for Palestinian State: They Are 'Entitled' to It

President Joe Biden told the United Nations on Wednesday that the Palestinians are "entitled" to their own state.

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'She was out shopping for the Rosh Hashanah when she was murdered' | Israel National News

Victim was out shopping for Rosh Hashanah when terrorist beat her to death with a metal pipe. 'She was going to have the whole family over.'

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South Carolina treasurer declines ratings call with investment firm Morningstar in ‘solidarity with Israel’

Morningstar, catching fire for alleged anti-Israel bias in its risk ratings, is under investigation in 19 states.

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Elder Of Ziyon - There was a single Muslim poem about Jerusalem written before 1967. It is about revenge against Crusaders.

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

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CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Sept. 21, 2022

CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Sept. 21, 2022 Google acquires Israeli climatech startup BreezoMeter for over $200 million. The Israeli startup aims to monitor air quality and improve people’s health by using atmospheric data that i

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Israel: Voting the Brand

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Israel: Voting the Brand The party lists for Israel’s upcoming elections are now set – a good time to reflect on a little remarked-upon phenomenon: party names. A question to ponder, actually two connected ones: 1- Whic

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We Are Back: This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 19, 2022

We Are Back: This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 19, 2022 Two prominent themes in this week’s positive Israel newsletter are sustainable Israeli food technology and more life-changing innovations from the minds of Israelis. Following l

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Fixing weak electric current in part of brain may treat Parkinson’s -- Israeli lab

University of Haifa scientist says her peer-reviewed study could open up a new approach to fighting the disease, enable detection when people are young

Politics | Opinion

What has the game-changing Abraham Accords accomplished after two years?

For one thing, the dialogue has shifted from security to collaboration.

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Give Iran Nukes, Says Quincy Institute’s New Iran Expert

Iran should be allowed to build a nuclear weapon, according to the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft's newest hire, Roxane Farmanfarmaian.

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PA officials turn down Israeli request to boost counter-terror efforts ahead of High Holidays

Palestinian intelligence chief Majed Faraj and PLO Secretary General Hussein al-Sheikh reportedly said they could not strengthen joint mechanisms to quell a surge of violence due to ongoing IDF operations in Judea and Samaria.

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Rare, stolen 2,000-year-old silver coin returned to Israeli authorities in US

Quarter-shekel minted in 69CE was smuggled out of country to black market; international probe results in it finally being restored to Israel Antiquities Authority

History | History

American filmmaker Ken Burns has a Palestine problem

Why is Burns trying to disqualify Palestine from the conversation? Why resort to a technicality about sovereignty in order to try to push Palestine out of the discussion?

Politics | American Politics

Fetterman Says He’s a Friend of Israel. His Art Gallery Raises Questions.

On the campaign trail, Pennsylvania lieutenant governor John Fetterman touts his "unwavering" support for Israel. But the Senate hopeful operates a nonprofit that hosted an anti-Israel art exhibit that demonized Israel as an "apartheid state" and spread s

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Anti-Zionists advocate a global apartheid

Those who accuse Israel of apartheid want to make the Jews second-class citizens of the world.

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The “State of Palestine” is just a stepping-stone to the destruction of Israel

The “State of Palestine” is just a stepping-stone to the destruction of Israel

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The Jewish 'nakba' was greater than the Arab • Point of No Return

The following is an extract from one chapter, including footnotes, from The  Industry of Lies  by Israeli journalist Ben-Dror Yemini. It is an insightful and concise must-read. The book was published by Norwegian pro-Israel group Med Israel For Fred (MIFF

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Tearing Up the Rules of Engagement Between Israel and America

A photo of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed in the West Bank city of Jenin on …

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Daniel Lewin: The Israeli-American 9/11 Hero

In honor of every soul that was lost due to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the IDF would like to pay tribute to Daniel Lewin, a veteran of the prestigious IDF counterterrorism unit, Sayeret Matkal.

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The unlearned lessons of 9/11

A short memory may be helpful as a coping mechanism, but it is deadly in matters of foreign policy.

Politics | BDS

Anti-Israel boycotts masquerade as social justice

Morningstar refuses to take responsibility for how its “responsible investment” methods have targeted Israel, after yet another confusion between Social Justice and Anti-Zionism.

Politics | Resources

The Truth About Israel

Interestingly, VICE News shows concern for the civilians on only one side of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Wouldn't a true humanitarian be equally worrie...

Health & Fitness | Health

Two antibodies identified in Israel can fight all known COVID strains, study finds | The Times of Israel

Infusible to patients, antibodies are so powerful neutralizing the coronavirus they could eliminate the need for more vaccine boosters, peer-reviewed research says

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Palestinian planned mass bombing, shooting attack in Tel Aviv, arrested in Jaffa

Israeli security forces received intelligence that a suspect who aided the terrorist was on the run in the West Bank.

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Abu Akleh and Biden’s pro-Iran realignment

The U.S. administration is exposing Israel to existential peril.

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UNPACKED: Watch – When Did Judaism Become a Religion?

UNPACKED: Watch – When Did Judaism Become a Religion? Throughout the ages, people have debated whether Judaism is a religion, a culture, or a nationality…and where Israel fits into the mix. In fact, the Jewish experience encompasses all of these.

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Tel Aviv University researchers have isolated two antibodies that neutralize all known strains of COVID-19

Tel Aviv University researchers have isolated two antibodies that neutralize all known strains of COVID-19 Breakthrough in the fight against COVID-19: Researchers have identified antibodies that may make coronavirus vaccines unnecessary   Tel Aviv Univer

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Queen Elizabeth II and the Jews

Six facts about the monarch’s tumultuous relationship with Jews, on the occasion of her Platinum Jubilee.

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Rare First Temple-period document repatriated to Israel

The “Ishmael Papyrus,” which had been in Montana since 1965, was tracked down by the Israel Antiquities Authority

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Blood-Soaked Lessons of the Munich Olympics

An image of one of the Palestinian terrorists who took part in the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. …

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Exodus vs. Birth of a Nation: Media Miss Mark on Jewish Self-Determination, Palestinian Nationalism | Honest Reporting

Media should both revise their take on Israel's story and leave the Palestinian tale of eternal violent struggle on the cutting room floor.

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CTECH – Israel’s Latest Innovation & Technology News Sept. 7, 2022

CTECH – Israel’s Latest Innovation & Technology News Sept. 7, 2022 Spot.io founders raise $28M for secret cyber startup two years after $450M exit. Former Spot CEO Amiram Shachar recently founded a new cybersecurity company named Upwind alongs

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Jonathan Feldstein – On the Death of Two Arab Journalists in Israel

Jonathan Feldstein – On the Death of Two Arab Journalists in Israel News this week in Israel included the death of two Arab journalists, in different locations, under different circumstances, and unrelated.  But the circumstances, accusations, and

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Do not confuse the Jewish story with white privilege

The writer's grandfather suffered through Auschwitz after watching his family be murdered in the gas chambers.

Politics | Media Bias

The latest BBC reporting on the Munich Olympics terror attack > CAMERA UK

All but one of five BBC radio and written reports relating to the Munich Olympics massacre carefully avoided the words terror and terrorist.

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Munich Massacre is reminder of worst side of mixing sports and politics

Fifty years on, it is important not only to acknowledge the Munich Massacre, but to learn from it.

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IDF detains 17 Palestinians in series of raids following Sunday's terrorist attacks

  The IDF on Monday expanded its months-long Operation Breakwater to crack down on terrorists in Judea and Samaria in

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Conservatism in Israel? In Judaism, Not If It’s Laissez-Faire

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Conservatism in Israel? In Judaism, Not If It’s Laissez-Faire This past July, the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), one of the most influential political organizations in the United States, held its inaugur

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Online Platform Could Face Lawsuit for Selling Video Game That Lets You Slaughter Israelis

The online gaming platform Steam could be taken to court for its refusal to take off the market a video game that allows players to slaughter Israeli soldiers and perform acts of terrorism, an international legal group told the Washington Free Beacon.

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 4, 2022

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Sept. 4, 2022 It’s great to return to Israel after 3 weeks in the UK. And despite most Israelis only now getting back to work, to school, and to studies, this latest newsletter shows that the summer break

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Tel Aviv Univ: New method eradicates deadly brain tumors

Tel Aviv Univ: New method eradicates deadly brain tumors New method eradicates deadly brain tumors by ‘starving’ them of energy source Dramatic results in glioblastoma research: eliminating the astrocytes (a major class of brain cells) surrounding the

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CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Sept. 1, 2022

CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Sept. 1, 2022   Insurtech startup Fairmatic raises $42 million to innovate commercial auto insurance. The company, co-founded and headed by Israeli Jonathan Matus, has developed AI-powered risk and p

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Sabine Sterk – Time To Stand Up for Facts&Truth: Israel

Sabine Sterk – Time To Stand Up for Facts&Truth: Israel Prof. Albert Einstein was one of genius Jewish people that played a mayor role in rebuilding Israel. For Example, Einstein was among the founders of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a sup

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TAU: New aquaculture technology can help ease the global food crisis:

TAU: New aquaculture technology can help ease the global food crisis: New aquaculture technology can help ease the global food crisis: “Enriched seaweed” with extremely  high nutritional value   Researchers from Tel Aviv University and the Israe

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United Hatzalah – Ukrainian Refugees Train To Become EMTs in Israel

United Hatzalah – Ukrainian Refugees Train To Become EMTs in Israel Ten members of Uman’s Breslov community who fled to Israel at the onset of the war trained to become EMTs with United Hatzalah in hopes of returning to Ukraine and assist their co

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL’S VIABILITY AND VITALITY (9): Summing Up the Future

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL’S VIABILITY AND VITALITY (9): Summing Up the Future This is the summing up finale of my essay series that analyzed all seven major factors influencing a country’s future flourishing or decline: 1- N

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Steve Kramer – A View From Israel: Iran’s Coming Windfall

Steve Kramer – A View From Israel: Iran’s Coming Windfall For more than a decade, I have written many articles decrying the Western power’s fecklessness in confronting Iran, the world’s greatest purveyor of terrorism, on its drive to obtai

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CTECH – Israel’s Latest Innovation and Technology News Aug. 25, 2022

CTECH – Israel’s Latest Innovation and Technology News Aug. 25, 2022 Real estate platform Reali shutting down operations. The Israeli-founded startup raised a $100 million Series B just one year ago. Read more Cyberstarts closes new $60 milli

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UNPACKED: Watch – Did Jews Always Support Israel?

UNPACKED: Watch – Did Jews Always Support Israel? In the late 1800s, rising antisemitism had people concerned that Judaism would disappear entirely. Two very different solutions arose in an attempt to solve this crisis: Reform Judaism and Zionism. R

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17 States Demand Answers From Ratings Giant Morningstar Over Anti-Israel Bias

Financial services firm Morningstar "may be furthering the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel," 17 attorneys general said in a letter sent on Tuesday and obtained by the Washington Free Beacon—and they want answers as to why

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Global Impact: Latest Work of UN Watch on Behalf of Israel

Global Impact: Latest Work of UN Watch on Behalf of Israel Antisemitic U.N. Investigator Condemned Worldwide | Hillel Neuer on i24News   n the face of critical challenges, UN Watch has been extremely active this summer. Here is a brief update, foll

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL’S VIABILITY AND VITALITY (8): Social Diversity & Pluralism

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL’S VIABILITY AND VITALITY (8): Social Diversity & Pluralism In evaluating a country’s future, the seventh and last important element is whether it has social diversity and pluralism – the focus of

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Aug. 21, 2022

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Aug. 21, 2022 Energy features high in the latest positive Israel newsletter. Hydrogen from trash; recharging Electric Vehicle non-lithium batteries in minutes; wave energy for Los Angeles, non-electric air-con a

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Jonathan Feldstein -These Are Our Peace Partners

Jonathan Feldstein -These Are Our Peace Partners When they’re not shooting rockets at us, inciting terror attacks, and celebrating and paying monthly salaries to those who commit them, they are distorting and trivializing the Holocaust.   What woul

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CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Aug. 18, 2022

CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Aug. 18, 2022   DriveNets secures $262 million Series C at over $2.5 billion valuation. The Israeli company offers communications service providers (CSPs) and cloud providers a new way to build netw

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TAU: Musical Tests Can Detect Mental Deterioration in Old Age

TAU: Musical Tests Can Detect Mental Deterioration in Old Age Researchers at Tel Aviv University have developed a method that employs musical tests and a portable instrument for measuring brain activity to detect cognitive decline in old age. According to

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UN Reprimands and Reassigns Official Who Criticized Palestinian Terror Attacks on Israel

The United Nations forced an official who publicly admonished Palestinian terror groups for a spate of rocket attacks on Israeli citizens to delete her Twitter account and reassigned her to a new job, a U.N. official told the Washington Free Beacon.

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Jonathan Feldstein – Israel: A War, a Vacation, and a Teachable Moment

Jonathan Feldstein – Israel: A War, a Vacation, and a Teachable Moment It was the end of the summer of 2006, and my wife and I had plans for a much-needed family vacation. Within several weeks of each other that year, each of our mothers died necess

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UNPACKED: Next Year in Jerusalem: Why Is This City So Important?

UNPACKED: Next Year in Jerusalem: Why Is This City So Important? Jerusalem has, is, and will continue to be, a central location of religious significance to Jews, Muslims and Christians. Through a deeper dive of Judaism’s four nicknames for the city, th

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Steve Kramer – An Overnight in Jerusalem

Steve Kramer – An Overnight in Jerusalem Michal and I had planned an overnight in Jerusalem with friends from New York. With the predictable hot weather (90 degrees and sunny every day) of the metro Tel Aviv area, a sojourn in Jerusalem is always a

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – The Future of Israel’s Viability & Vitality (7): Learning & Adaptability

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – The Future of Israel’s Viability & Vitality (7): Learning & Adaptability This is the last of the seven central elements underlying national flourishing that I have analyzed these past weeks (see this for the introductory

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CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Aug. 12, 2022

CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Aug. 12, 2022 Wix announces $150 million cost-cutting plan as bragging backfires. Just three months ago the company’s CEO boasted on social media that the only cuts he will be making will

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Victor Rosenthal – Israel: Managing the Unmanageable

Victor Rosenthal – Israel: Managing the Unmanageable In their ongoing struggle to escape reality, Israeli politicians and opinion leaders have settled on a new approach to our never-ending war with the Arabs of Eretz Yisrael: not ending the conflict

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Jonathan Feldstein – Israel: Ceasefire

Jonathan Feldstein – Israel: Ceasefire This week, Israel undertook Operation Breaking Dawn, taking out Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terrorist leaders and cells engaged in threats of imminent attack. Israel reported that most if not all of the top

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Yair Lapid: I am a Zionist – 2009

Yair Lapid: I am a Zionist – 2009 Yair Lapid says he belongs to tiny minority that influenced world more than any other nation. An opinion piece in Ynet News from Jan. 2009. H/T to Bob Kook I believe that the Jewish people established itself in the

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TAU: Scientific breakthrough: Researchers developed a small molecule that makes immunotherapy available to all cancer patients

TAU: Scientific breakthrough: Researchers developed a small molecule that makes immunotherapy available to all cancer patients Researchers at Tel Aviv University and the University of Lisbon have jointly identified and synthesized a small molecule that co

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL’S VIABILITY AND VITALITY (6) – Effective Institutions

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL’S VIABILITY AND VITALITY (6) – Effective Institutions Last week I discussed in-depth the fifth factor (of seven) – “The Activist State” – underlying national competitiveness and dynamism (ht

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Aug. 7, 2022

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Aug. 7, 2022 Although many Israelis will not be eating today (Fast of 9th Av), much of the news in this week’s positive Israel newsletter relates to Israel’s agricultural innovations. One product to

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CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Aug. 5, 2022

CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation and Technology News Aug. 5, 2022   Talon Cyber Security announces $100 million Series A for secure enterprise browser. The Israeli startup’s browser simplifies endpoint security by serving as a secure access

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HARAV KOOK ON TISHA B’AV: REPAIRING THE WORLD WITH THE POWER OF UNCONDITIONAL LOVE

HARAV KOOK ON TISHA B’AV: REPAIRING THE WORLD WITH THE POWER OF UNCONDITIONAL LOVE “If we  destroyed [the second Temple], and the world with us, through needless hatred, we will rebuild [the third Temple] and the world with us, through unconditional

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UNPACKED: Next Year in Jerusalem: Why Is This City So Important?

UNPACKED: Next Year in Jerusalem: Why Is This City So Important? Jerusalem has, is, and will continue to be, a central location of religious significance to Jews, Muslims and Christians. Through a deeper dive of Judaism’s four nicknames for the city, th

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Palestinian Authority Declares Support for Chinese Regime as Tensions Deepen Between Washington and Beijing

Palestinian Authority Declares Support for Chinese Regime as Tensions Deepen Between Washington and Beijing by Ben Cohen   Algemeiner The Palestinian Authority (PA) on Tuesday declared its full support for the People’s Republic of China amid renewed te

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Steve Kramer – Sustainability in Israel

Steve Kramer – Sustainability in Israel Colleges began offering “majors” and “minors” in sustainability in the first decade of the 21st century. Sustainability is taught as a multi-disciplinary program to approach complex problems, usually e

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Biden says the U.S. will work to improve Palestinians' lives

President Biden says that he's committed to the two-state solution for Israel and an independent Palestinian state. But with that goal out of reach, he said, the U.S. will look to help Palestinians.

Politics | Politics

Joe Biden Looks Lost During Trip To Israel, Makes ‘Holocaust’ Gaffe

President Joe Biden landed in Israel on Wednesday to kick off a Middle East tour, and the commander-in-chief started his trip by asking for directions, then quickly correcting himself after committing an unfortunate gaffe while discussing the Holocaust.

News | ISRAEL NEWS

Trump was a gift, Biden is the punishment

  Many Israelis are concerned over the US president's impending visit. His itinerary is already published, the subjects on the

Politics | Politics

Meet the Cori Bush Activist Who Wants To Burn Jews Alive

Rep. Cori Bush (D., Mo.) spent years cultivating a relationship with a pro-Palestinian activist who once tweeted that she wants to "set Israel on fire with my own hands & watch it burn to ashes along with every Israeli in it."

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Israeli study: Chemical heals wounds twice as fast, could be antibiotic alternative

Researchers say ointment could become standard medication, but long path ahead; chemical ‘jams’ communication between bacteria at injury site, making healing easier

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Hollywood's Jewish tough guy James Caan dies aged 82

Kid from New York who found fame in The Godfather, Rollerball and Misery

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

A 70-year-old man in Gaza needed open heart surgery. It was a race against time

NPR journalists followed Youssef Al-Kurd and his family for months as they begged for the medical care that could save his life.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Col. Richard Kemp: The bravest and the best

Are we no longer allowed heroes? The 2017 film "Churchill" is nothing less than a character assassination of the man

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

His way: Frank Sinatra in the service of Israel

Well after Israeli independence was declared, Frank Sinatra would continue to accompany the young country for many years. And everything he did, he did with love. His way.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Knesset disbands, sets elections for Nov. 1; Lapid becomes interim PM at midnight

After days of debate, lawmakers finally dissolve parliament in 92-0 vote, ending Bennett's year-long government; Netanyahu slams outgoing coalition as a 'failed experiment'

History | History

‘Proclaim Liberty Throughout All the Land’ - Meir Y. Soloveichik, Commentary Magazine

On July 4, 1976, in honor of the bicentennial and during Queen Elizabeth’s visit to Philadelphia, the government of Great Britain decided to present a

Politics | POLITICS

How Stacey Abrams Helped Funnel Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars to an Israel-Hating Terrorist Sympathizer

Georgia Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams sits on the board of a foundation that funneled hundreds of thousands of dollars to an anti-Israel activist who has praised terrorists and encouraged violence against Jews.

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Could Israel Really Destroy Iran's Nuclear Facilities in a Strike?

Over the years, Israeli military officials have hinted at the country’s ability to strike Iran’s nuclear facilities if necessary.

Politics | POLITICS

'Squad' members introduce resolution calling Israel founding 'catastrophe'

Members of the "Squad" of far-left House lawmakers have called on the US government to describe the events surrounding Israel's founding with the Palestinian term "Nakba," an Arabic word meaning "catastrophe."

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The Three Ds and the Killing of Shireen Abu Akleh

It is painfully clear to anyone paying attention how much of the mainstream media, social media, and those who wish to destroy Israel are using the death of Abu Akleh to attack Israel.

News | ISRAEL NEWS

How Western dupes help propagate Palestinian lies

  A Palestinian Arab journalist with Al Jazeera, Shireen Abu Akleh, was shot dead this week in a firefight between Hamas

History | History

The Temple Mount: The Astonishing Israeli Concession of 1967

In a triumphant moment, Israel’s flag was hoisted over the newly conquered Temple Mount—then quickly taken down.

Politics | Politics

Karine Jean-Pierre Hates Israel

Though new White House press secretary Jean-Pierre doesn’t openly contend that Israel shouldn’t exist, her regurgitation of BDS talking points says just as much.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

‘My Heart Refuses To Believe That I Was Left Alone’: Three Jewish Dads Murdered In Israel By Palestinian Terrorists

On Thursday night, as Yom Hatzmaut, Israel Independence Day, came to a close, two Palestinian terrorists in Elad wielding an axe and a knife brutally murdered three Jewish men, all fathers who left behind 16 children.

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It Is NOT Israel Independence Day But Israel REESTABLISHMENT Day

Israel did not become independent from anyone. Jews waited for the British to leave

Music | Music

Breaking The Cultural Curfew - Israeli Hardcore Punk Compilation(1995)

00:00 1. Public Domain – Working Class00:50 2. Kuku Bloff – Bat Sheva03:46 3. Rampage – The Thrasher in You05:10 4. 911 Pigs – Skate07:28 5. Useless ID – Is ...

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Gaza violence intensifies as Jerusalem clashes resume

Israel's air force and Palestinian militants traded fire across the Gaza frontier early Thursday as clashes erupted again at Jerusalem's most sensitive holy site.

Politics | Politics

We Must Put an End To Palestinian Apartheid

In Israel, the world's only Jewish state, the rule of law treats all as equals.

News | ISRAEL NEWS

Watch: Arabs pelt police with rocks on Temple Mount

After Jews were forbidden from ascending the mount due to fears of provocation, Arab rioters continued attacking police.

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Live Updates: Jerusalem Calms After Israeli-Palestinian Clashes at Holy Site

Violence broke out at the Aqsa Mosque compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, in the morning on the first day of a rare convergence of Ramadan, Easter and Passover.

Politics | Politics

Amnesty International’s Campaign to Destroy Israel

In March, the human-rights organization Amnesty International engineered a publicity stunt. It wasn’t aimed at condemning Vladimir Putin’s Russia, which

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

As Palestinians Destroy Jewish Holy Sites, Media Focus On Fake ‘Attacks’ on Al-Aqsa Mosque

Palestinian rioters this week twice damaged Joseph's Tomb, a Jewish holy site under Palestinian Authority control.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

UK National Union of Students' New President Celebrated Massacre of Jews, Called Hamas Critic 'Dirty Zionist'

The UK's National Union of Students (NUS) has found itself embroiled in yet another scandal as its new president was found to have a history on Twitter

News | ISRAEL NEWS

After AP Story, Bnei Brak Slaughter Kills Palestine-Ukraine Analogy

Within hours of an AP report giving favorable coverage to the proponents of the false Palestine-Ukraine analogy, the slaughter of two peaceful Ukrainians by

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PICTURES: Palestinians Celebrate, Hand out Candy After Terror Attack that Killed 5 in Tel Aviv

Palestinians in multiple cities came out to celebrate a shooting attack by a terrorist in a Tel Aviv suburb on Tuesday evening.

Miscellaneous | Chabad

140 Refugees From Ukraine Children’s Home Arrive Safely in Israel

A group of 140 refugees from a children’s home in Zhitomir, Ukraine, —including 90 young children—arrived at Israel’s Ben-Gurion Airport, where they were greeted by Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and other cabinet ministers, ending a grueling, five-day journey through a deadly war zone.

Politics | Iran

West is on verge of signing 'surrender pact' with Iran

  Everyone involved in the Iran nuclear talks in Vienna is "releasing promos" ahead of an impending formal declaration, which

Politics | POLITICS

'World becomes less safe every time the US fails to show strength'

  No less than three United States congressional delegations have visited Israel within the last two weeks – two Democrat

Politics | Politics

Israelis Mount Their Own COVID-19 ‘Freedom Convoy’

An Israeli “Freedom Convoy” heads towards Jerusalem to protest against restrictions to contain the spread of COVID-19, near Ein Hemed, …

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The Anti-Defamation League and Amnesty International

The Anti-Defamation League, which has an annual budget of around $100 million, is supposed to be the leading Jewish organization in the Diaspora in the fight against Jew-hatred. But Amnesty's declaration of war against the Jewish state placed the ADL in a

Health & Fitness | Health

Israeli study offers strongest proof yet of vitamin D’s power to fight COVID | The Times of Israel

Bolstering previous research, scientists publish 'remarkable' data showing strong link between vitamin deficiency, prevalent in Israel, and death or serious illness among patients

History | History

Leah's Blog Parashat Terumah 2022 - Friends of Itamar

Terumah    – February 2022 Infinity has a home “Make for Me a Sanctuary and I will dwell within them.” Stooping down, Eli Shookroon, an expert on the City of David and its surroundings, perceived the glimmer of a thing of our rich pas

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Great Britain, Czech Republic, and Israel Back Away From Vaccine Passports

Great Britain, the Czech Republic, and Israel are backing away from COVID vaccine mandates amid increasing evidence that the leaky vaccines are making the…

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The U.N.'s final solution to the Israel question

Historians usually date the start of the Holocaust to June 1941 when German troops invaded the Soviet Union, identified Jewish civilians, lined them up and shot them by the thousands.