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Israeli Government Funding Diaspora Teacher Training

Israeli Government Funding Diaspora Teacher Training   Herzog College wins International Teacher Training Tender Herzog College has won an Israeli government tender to run its successful professional development program for Judaic Studies teachers ar

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Russian–Ukraine war escalates threat to Israel's security

  For the last 11 months, Israel has sought to signal its opposition to Russia’s illegal invasion of Ukraine while

Politics | Judea & Samaria

Cabinet poised to give nod to formal recognition of unauthorized settlements

  The government is poised to vote on a series of measures aimed at retroactively approving dozens of unauthorized outposts

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‘Israel is an independent country’: Ben-Gvir vows to return to Temple Mount

The statement comes after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Jordan's king he would uphold the status quo in Jerusalem.

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Data show social media companies failing to remove antisemitism

Online platforms are underinvesting in monitoring Jew-hatred and Holocaust denial, and are removing only 20% of antisemitic content from their sites, according to the world’s first live database of online antisemitism.

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Tlaib erects Palestinian flag in Capitol Hill office, accuses Israel of ‘apartheid’

The move was an apparent response to Israeli National Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir’s crackdown on the celebration of terrorism by Arab Israelis.

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Hezbollah blinding Israeli drivers, pedestrians nightly with lasers

The cross-border harassment aimed at Metullah residents has been going on for weeks.

Politics | The Left

Woke ‘ESG’ investors guilty of anti-Semitism as they target Israel

Israel boycotters have a new home for waging economic war against the world’s only Jewish state: environmental, social and governance ratings.

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CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 26, 2023

CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 26, 2023   Qualcomm set to cut dozens of jobs in Israel in new round of layoffs. The U.S. chip giant, which acquired Israeli startup Cellwize for $350 million last June, employs 700 people in Isr

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Are Jews Indigenous to the Land of Israel? Yes.

Discover the archaeology, genealogy, and history that supports Jewish claim as the indigenous peoples of Israel.

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The Palestinian myth explained and analyzed

Are Palestinian historical claims to the geography a lie? Read and decide for yourself. Opinion.

News | Iran

80 years later the echo of Wannsee persists

Today's Iranian regime is pursuing the project begun by Hitler, declaring plans to wipe Israel off the map and even adopting the phrase 'the final solution'

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Police arrest two Jewish activists for waving Israeli flags atop Temple Mount

During 2022, 51,483 Jews visited the Jerusalem site, up from 34,651 in 2021 and 20,684 in 2020.

Politics | Debunking Lies

From the River to the Sea, Palestine is already free

‘Palestine’ derives from ‘Israel’, and has nothing to do with the word ‘Philistine.’ Debunking a myth. Op-ed.

Politics | Campus Watch

Does Harvard's 'Veritas' apply to Israel?

  When news broke two weeks ago that Harvard University’s Kennedy School refused a fellowship to former Human Rights Watch

Politics | Opinion

Jerusalem's Jewish majority has been restored after 100 years

Jerusalem has been the center of Jewish national and spiritual existence since time immemorial.

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Mt. Sinai and the Halakha? An Oxymoronic Anachronism!

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Mt. Sinai and the Halakha? An Oxymoronic Anachronism! An increasing number of voices in Israeli society, and even within the new government, are calling for transforming Israel into an “authentic” Jewish State. Chief am

Politics | Media Bias

The New York Times’ Orwellian obsession with Israel

The Jewish state and Judaism received disproportionate negative coverage throughout 2022.

Politics | Debunking Lies

Tom Friedman’s lies, damned lies and statistics

No, Tom, Biden ought to be told that the Jewish state isn’t “changing its fundamental character.

Politics | Opinion

The unhinged reaction to the new Israeli government

The shallowness of progressive Jews is creating a crisis for the Jewish world

Politics | Opinion

Elder Of Ziyon - Forward op-ed: Zionists complaining about death threats are "snowflakes"

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

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 22, 2023

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 22, 2023 Spectacular!  There is no other word to describe some of the latest incredible Israeli innovations in this week’s newsletter. Four exciting cancer treatment developments; a life-changing por

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Why and when were the Palestinian people invented?

Why and when were the Palestinian people invented? We answer this question using mostly Arab sources and lots of maps. Please like and subscribe. This helps ...

News | Antisemitism Watch

In Reversal, Harvard University Offers Position to Antisemite Kenneth Roth

Kenneth Roth, executive director of Human Rights Watch, gestures during an interview with Reuters in Geneva, Switzerland, January 12, 2021. …

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CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 19, 2023

CTECH Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 19, 2023   She-VC | “I get asked if my partner is the one making the decisions or whether the money comes from my parents.” Liron Azrielant, Managing Partner at Meron Capital, is one of the f

Politics | Opinion

Moshe Dayan’s Tragic Blunder - Meir Y. Soloveichik

Whenever Israel’s Temple Mount is in the news, one is reminded of the old joke in which two Americans, touring England, pay a visit to Runnymede. “It was

Politics | POLITICS

Is a Biden-Netanyahu brawl inevitable?

Both men want to keep disputes between them private. But sympathy for the anti-Bibi resistance and differences over Iran could change that.

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A technological-biological breakthrough by Tel Aviv University

A technological-biological breakthrough by Tel Aviv University A scientific first: A robot able to “smell” using a biological sensor   The researchers say that the biological sensor sensitivity to smell is 10,000 times higher than that of existing el

Politics | Campus Watch

A College Class Made Me Anti-Israel: The Threat Is Real

An anti-Israel ‘apartheid wall’ on display at Columbia University during Apartheid Week in 2017. Photo: Facebook. When I was in …

Politics | Opinion

Even the PLO knows the Jews are indigenous to Israel

PLO knew they could not erase history, so they chose instead to rewrite history.

News | Antisemitism Watch

A New Study Shows That the U.S. Has More Anti-Semites Than Jews

According to a recent survey conducted by the Antidefamation League (ADL), disturbingly large numbers of Americans answered “yes” when asked if they believe Jews “go out of their way to hire other Jews” or “are more loyal to Israel than to America,” and to other similar questions. Kevin Williamson reflects on these results, and what they say about the persistence of this “strange prejudice.”

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Jonathan Feldstein – Global Christian Media Personalities Reflect on Israel’s Christian Media Summit

Jonathan Feldstein – Global Christian Media Personalities Reflect on Israel’s Christian Media Summit Last month, Israel’s Government Press Office hosted the sixth Christian Media Summit in Jerusalem, the first one in person since 2019.  Mor

Miscellaneous | Jewish Life

Israel a world leader in volunteering, ahead of the US, Switzerland, study finds

The ultra-Orthodox sector, in particular, reports the highest volunteering rate, with as many as 60% engaging in such activity on a regular basis.

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Poll: Israelis remain proud of identity, youth identify more as right-wing

The survey found a shift to the political right among younger Israelis.

Miscellaneous | Jewish Life

82% of Israelis believe diaspora Jews should make aliyah

Israelis perceive antisemitism as a worse threat, as 82% believe that the safest place for Jews is Israel in today’s climate.

Politics | Media Bias

Time Contributor Gaslights HonestReporting After Claiming Ben-Gvir 'Visited Al-Aqsa Mosque'

In a hyperbolic opinion piece for Time Magazine, titled "Israeli Democracy May Not Survive Netanyahu's New Government," Brooklyn-based Haaretz contributor

Politics | Debunking Lies

“Temple Mount Crisis” Awash with Misinformation

In the Middle East, the culture and language of power, honor, self-confidence, and resilience are concepts that Israel's adversaries and new regional allies understand. - “Temple Mount Crisis” Awash with Misinformation

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Saving Life (Pikuach Nefesh) Should be a Long-Term Issue Too

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Saving Life (Pikuach Nefesh) Should be a Long-Term Issue Too Saving a life (pikuach nefesh) in Jewish law is considered almost the highest value. Indeed, for this purpose, a Jew can transgress almost every commandment, exce

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Tens of thousands protest new far-right Israeli government in Tel Aviv

The proposed policies of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's new coalition pose a threat to democracy and human rights in Israel, demonstrators say.

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

'Unacceptable': Biden Administration Opposes Jewish Prayer at Jerusalem Holy Site

The Biden administration says it would be "unacceptable" for Israel to end the restriction on Jewish prayer at the Temple Mount and it would oppose any effort to disrupt the "historic status quo" that only allows Muslims to pray at the site. The stance is

Politics | Biden Administration/Congress

Joe Biden’s condescension toward Israel

It is time to call out President Joe Biden and his crew for the implicit contempt they demonstrate for Israel and its democratically elected leadership.

Politics | Opinion

Why ban the PLO - and Confederate - flags? | Israel National News

Flags have power and it can be negative. Think Nazi Germany's swastika flag or the USSR's hammer and sickle. Op-ed.

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 15, 2023

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 15, 2023 There has been so much more happening in Israel recently.  A higher number of Israeli startups than ever were on display at CES Las Vegas, which handed out more CES awards to Israeli innovators. T

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Circassians: Meet the Muslim Community That Fights for Israel

The Circassians: Meet the Muslim Community That Fights for Israel honestreporting Who are the Circassians? What is their community’s history in the Land of Israel and the unique role they play in the modern State of Israel? In late December 2022, the Un

History | Archeology

Researchers verify written records of biblical King David found off Dead Sea coast

The Mesha Stele, a basalt stone slab discovered in 1868 east of the Dead Sea that has provided historians the largest source of the Moabite language to date - Click the link for more details.

Health & Fitness | Health

Wearing Masks to Prevent Infection Is Not Evidence-Based Medicine: Experts

There is no scientific and medical basis for mandating wearing masks in the general public and medical facilities ...

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Tel Aviv University researchers examined the “secret magic” of medical clowns

Tel Aviv University researchers examined the “secret magic” of medical clowns A first study of its kind by Tel Aviv University researchers examined the “secret magic” of medical clowns Medical clowns: A significant contribution to

History | History

Israel at 75: The ancient love story between the Jewish people and their homeland

History has not always been kind to the Jewish people, but the ongoing Israel adventure feels downright miraculous, writes Gil Troy

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CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 11, 2023

CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 11, 2023 Investments in Israeli startups plummeted 42% in 2022, cybersecurity hit hardest. According to reports released by Start-Up Nation Central (SNC), SNPI, IVC, and LeumiTech, the total volume o

Politics | Media Bias

CAMERA Op-Ed: The Washington Post Rewrites History on the Temple Mount and Terrorism

“Those who don’t learn history,” the philosopher George Santayana famously warned, “are doomed to repeat it.” But as CAMERA tells the Algemeiner, those who

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Jonathan Feldstein – What’s New in the Ancient City of David

Jonathan Feldstein – What’s New in the Ancient City of David 2 Samuel verse 11 recounts the beginning of the relationship between King David and Bathsheba. Wouldn’t it have been fascinating if, as part of his plan, David sent a letter to Uriah (

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Ben-Gvir orders police to enforce ban on flying Palestinian flags in solidarity with terrorists

“We will fight terrorism and the encouragement of terrorism with all our might,” tweets Ben-Gvir.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Palestinian Authority: Israeli measures to punish terrorism will lead to our collapse

PM Mohammad Shtayyeh described the moves as “another nail in the Palestinian Authority's coffin.”

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Israel moves ahead with transfer of PA funds to terror victims

“There is no greater justice than offsetting the funds of the Authority, that acts to support terrorism, and transferring them to the families of the victims of terrorism,” says Israeli finance minister.

Politics | Opinion

Jews are the owners of the Temple Mount

No other nation shares this history, no other nation has had the same capital for 3,000 years and has never had another one, and Jerusalem was never the capital of any other nation.

Politics | Politics

'Pay to slay': Biden sued for sending half a billion in Palestinian aid that could fund acts of terrorism | Fox News

The lawsuit, led by America First Legal, names President Biden and Secretary of State Antony Blinken as defendants for allegedly violating the Taylor Force Act.

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Steve Kramer – Holier to Whom: the Temple Mount

Steve Kramer – Holier to Whom: the Temple Mount   On January 3, Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir took a 13-minute walk in Jerusalem’s Old City on the Temple Mount, Judaism’s most holy site. Much of the “world” set its hair on fire and

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 8, 2023

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 8, 2023 Already in 2023 we see Israel building for a better future.  And it promises to be a healthier future for everyone, with Israeli treatments for cancer, migraine, essential tremor, burns, and dental

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Why Do Rabbis So Strongly Condemn Homosexuality?

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Why Do Rabbis So Strongly Condemn Homosexuality?   Recently, some of Israel’s leading ultra-Orthodox and Orthodox rabbis have vociferously attacked homosexuality in very aggressive terms. Indeed, given that Israeli s

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Israel Center for Applied Systems Analysis to be established at Tel Aviv University

Israel Center for Applied Systems Analysis to be established at Tel Aviv University     New National Research Center: The Israel Center for Applied Systems Analysis to be established at Tel Aviv University   The Israel Ministry of Innovation, Scien

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Joshua Shuman: TALI’s Halleli Jewish Peoplehood and Literacy Program Experiences Jewish Pluralism in New York

Joshua Shuman: TALI’s Halleli Jewish Peoplehood and Literacy Program Experiences Jewish Pluralism in New York TALI’S HALLELI JEWISH PEOPLEHOOD PROGRAM VISITS NEW YORK TO STRENGTHEN JEWISH PLURALISM AND CONNECTIONS   The capstone event of TALI’s

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Israeli FIRST: Nanosatellite Designed to Communicate from Space

Israeli FIRST: Nanosatellite Designed to Communicate from Space New technological achievement at Tel Aviv University: First Israeli nanosatellite designed to communicate from space with an optical ground station The researchers: “This is an importan

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CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 4, 2023

CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Jan. 4, 2023 2022 VC Survey | “The pivot away from Russia and China in the tech sector is hard to overstate.” Moshe Friedman, Head of Amdocs Ventures, speaks about how geopolitics plays a role in inve

Politics | POLITICS

The United Nations for Empowering Terrorists

Hammouri's affiliation with the PFLP and his involvement in planning terror attacks against Israelis, does not, however, seem to concern the UN Human Rights Office. Instead of condemning the convicted terrorist, the UN Human Rights Office chose to

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New Israeli Government Vows To Develop West Bank Tourism - VINnews

JERUSALEM (AP) – The tourism minister of Israel’s new hardline government on Sunday promised to invest in developing the West Bank, calling the area “our local Tuscany.” Join our WhatsApp group Haim Katz made the comments days after Prime Minister

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Steve Kramer – Who’s Afraid of the Big, Bad Israeli Government

Steve Kramer – Who’s Afraid of the Big, Bad Israeli Government   Now is not the beginning of the end of Israeli democracy, as many “pundits” say, but the end of the beginning of a more nationalistic Israel (a good thing). According to Pri

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Israel’s new government assumes control of ministries

“Now it is time to roll up our sleeves and get to work,” says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 1, 2023

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 1, 2023 We leave 2022 looking forward to another year of Israeli innovations, discoveries and positive achievements. This newsletter publicizes new Israeli therapies that allow us to look forward to eradica

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig: Election Liars

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig: Election Liars If election candidates lie significantly, and in a bald fashion, whether about their past or the future, should they be disqualified, even if they are victorious at the ballot box? Quite coincidentally, this questio

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Where the Netanyahu government differs from its predecessor

The new government is prepared to stand up to the Biden administration when necessary.

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David Bedein – Watch UNRWA Incitement to Jihad

David Bedein – Watch UNRWA Incitement to Jihad   UNRWA Ignites Jerusalem – March 2022 from המרכז לחקר מדיניות המזה”ת CFNEPR on Vimeo. During the first week of 2023, Fatah & the Palestine Liberation Organization

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CTECH:Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Dec. 27, 2022

CTECH:Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Dec. 27, 2022   After the hangover of 2022, the real pain for high-tech will come in 2023. The big test of the upcoming year, which will decide which companies survive the crisis and perhaps get stron

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Modern Tech is Outrunning Jewish “Walking” Halakha

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Modern Tech is Outrunning Jewish “Walking” Halakha   The word “Halakha” (Jewish Law) stems from the root “to walk.” For the past two millennia, since it began to expand (some would say supplant) biblical la

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 25, 2022

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 25, 2022 So many Israeli innovations and activities illuminate all of our lives. In this latest positive newsletter, cancer and cystic fibrosis patients on trials of the latest Israeli treatments will hope

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The UN Can’t Resist Antisemites | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

A general view shows the results of the voting during the 11th emergency special session of the 193-member U.N. General …

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Former Senior Researcher: 'It was a mistake to take the COVID vaccine' | Israel National News - Arutz Sheva

'Pfizer vaccine is neither safe nor effective,' says ex-head of Israel Institute for Biological Research, drawing rebuttal from Health Min.

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Steve Kramer – Defrocking the New York Times

Steve Kramer – Defrocking the New York Times Why “defrocking,” a term usually used in the ecclesiastical sense? Well, The New York Times (NYT) has a quasi-religious following among American liberals, especially Jewish ones. It is “the” autho

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CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News 12/20/22

CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News 12/20/22 She-Inspires | “The future belongs to diversity. Not because it is fair but because it is right.” Tami Mazel Shachar, CEO at Incredibuild, doesn’t just talk the talk regarding prom

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Discovery on Par with Qumran Scrolls: King Hezekiah’s Inscriptions

The discovery presents a breakthrough in the study of the history of Israel in the biblical period.

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Barry Shaw – Drifting Misled Jews! Return to the Light!

Barry Shaw – Drifting Misled Jews! Return to the Light! To our lost liberal fellow Jews, Chanukah is an awkward time. They twist themselves into a pretzel trying to reimagine the Menorah as some symbol of light that unites all the victims of humanit

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RAV KOOK ON CHANUKAH: KINDLING THE INDIVIDUAL AND UNIVERSAL LIGHT

RAV KOOK ON CHANUKAH: KINDLING THE INDIVIDUAL AND UNIVERSAL LIGHT The people of Israel are lighting the eight lights of Chanukah everywhere. The Talmud recounts the original disagreement between the schools of Shammai and Hillel about the proper order of

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 18, 2022

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 18, 2022   The phrase “At the double” is a particularly appropriate title this week. Not only are Israeli innovations and achievements continuing at an incredibly fast pace, but they now se

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – For the Media, Good News is No (or Bad) News

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – For the Media, Good News is No (or Bad) News Imagine opening your favorite newspaper (Times of Israel?) and catching this leading headline: “9.5 million Israelis yesterday enjoyed their uneventful day.” Not only would y

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Sir Frank Lowy Donates $18-Million to Tel Aviv University’s International School

Sir Frank Lowy Donates $18-Million to Tel Aviv University’s International School The gift from the Israeli-Australian businessman will expand TAU’s offering of global programs and collaborations; it will include a scholarship fund for outstanding

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Steve Kramer – Hanukah – An Overview

Steve Kramer – Hanukah – An Overview Hanukah starts on Sunday night, December 18. Hanukah is usually celebrated during the “Christmas season.” This coincidence makes the Jewish holiday very significant in the US, probably more so than in I

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Silver Coins Dating to Maccabean Revolt Found in Judean Desert

A cache of silver coins hidden some 2,200 years ago in the Judean Desert and discovered in May 2022. Photo: …

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CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Dec. 13, 2022

CTECH: Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Dec. 13, 2022   Playtika confirms lay off of 610 employees, 15% of team. The gaming giant announced it is making significant cutbacks, which will include redeploying staff, winding down non-core init

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This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 11, 2022

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 11, 2022 Israel was ranked the 5th safest country in the world for tourists in a recent study using U.N. and W.H.O. statistics of rates per capita of homicides, vehicle accidents, disease, and other causes

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Left Out (Part 2): How Israel’s Left-Wing Can Begin Winning Again

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Left Out (Part 2): How Israel’s Left-Wing Can Begin Winning Again In my essay last week I explained how Israeli politics (similar to that of other countries) is driven first and foremost by “identity” and not necessar

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UNPACKED: Have Israelis & Palestinians Ever Made Peace?

UNPACKED: Have Israelis & Palestinians Ever Made Peace? After years at war, Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) sought out a change of pace. In January 1993, the Israelis and the Palestinians opened secret negotiations on neutral ground

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The Israeli Druze Community: A Covenant of Brotherhood

The Israeli Druze Community: A Covenant of Brotherhood by Chaim Lax  Algemeiner News Service The Israeli Druze community is one of the groups that make up the 26% of Israel’s non-Jewish population that contributes to the diverse makeup of Israeli socie

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The Ben Gvir Phenomenon      – Mishpacha Magazine

The years of media attacks, parodies and indictments have only boosted Ben Gvir’s influence

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CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Dec. 6, 2022

CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Dec. 6, 2022 Cybersecurity unicorn Aqua axes 10% of workforce. The Israeli cloud security company will be laying off 65 employees in total. Read more DataRails lays off 18% of team. The financial p

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Algemeiner: IDF Counts 6,900 Lone Soldiers; Half Come From 73 Different Countries

Algemeiner: IDF Counts 6,900 Lone Soldiers; Half Come From 73 Different Countries I remember my son’s beret march during the beginning of the 2nd Lebanon War. He spent most of his time as a sniper in Lebanon and the border camp. By Algemeiner News S

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Left Out: Why Israel’s Left-Wing Keeps Losing

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Left Out: Why Israel’s Left-Wing Keeps Losing With Israel’s Left recently suffering an electoral debacle, the knives are out, and pundits are having a field day assessing the reasons. The problem with almost all the ana

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Welcome, Bibi: Blinken To Headline Anti-Israel J Street Conference

Secretary of State Antony Blinken is set to headline a conference held by one of the foremost anti-Israel groups in the country, a move that is being interpreted as a shot at Israel's newly elected government led by incoming prime minister Benjamin Netany

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Steve Kramer – Reforming Israel’s Supreme Court

Steve Kramer – Reforming Israel’s Supreme Court   A new coalition to govern Israel will emerge in December. There’s been a hue and cry over the right wing/religious makeup of the coalition, especially from foreign governments. Among these f

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RAV KOOK ON PARSHAT VAYETZEH: THE HOUSE OF JACOB’S UNIVERSAL MISSION

RAV KOOK ON PARSHAT VAYETZEH: THE HOUSE OF JACOB’S UNIVERSAL MISSION “וַיֵּצֵ֥א יַעֲקֹ֖ב מִבְּאֵ֣ר שָׁ֑בַע וַיֵּ֖לֶךְ חָרָֽנָה׃   Jacob left Beer-sheba, and set out for Haran” (Breishit 28:10) An

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UNPACKED-MUST WATCH-Did Israel Take Over Palestine?

UNPACKED-MUST WATCH-Did Israel Take Over Palestine? The land of Israel has been referred to by many different names throughout its history- Canaan, Judah, Judea, Israel and Palestine. Each of these names has deep historical significance based on the inhab

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Jonathan Feldstein An Israeli Perspective – Watching the US Beat Iran from Jerusalem

Jonathan Feldstein An Israeli Perspective – Watching the US Beat Iran from Jerusalem I’m not a big soccer fan which has been a challenge living and raising my children in Israel where soccer is so central.  My father was born here, and he loved s

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Kochavi: US agrees we are at critical point in time on Iranian threat | Israel National News - Arutz Sheva

IDF Chief of Staff holds professional meetings at White House and Pentagon, largely on US-Israeli efforts to combat Iranian threat.

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Rehov’s new film, “Lies and Tears,” overturns the knee-jerk conclusion that Israel targeted and murdered the journalist in Jenin in May

Rehov’s new film, “Lies and Tears,” overturns the knee-jerk conclusion that Israel targeted and murdered the journalist in Jenin in May BACKGROUND ON PIERRE REHOV AND “LIES AND TEARS” For the past twenty-two years, French filmmaker Pierre Rehov

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CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Nov. 29, 2022

CTECH – Latest Israeli Innovation & Technology News Nov. 29, 2022   Tech TLV | Oren Zeev: “Mistakes were made. The pricing of deals in 2020 and 2021 was too high.” “There’s nothing that I look back on and am ashamed of, but I say, in re

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Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Israel is Demographically Tiny with Great Global, Ecological Influence

Prof. Sam Lehman-Wilzig – Israel is Demographically Tiny with Great Global, Ecological Influence This month the entire world’s population just reached the 8 billion mark – and Israel, with its nine million and four hundred thousand residents con

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The Far Right Rises in Israel

A look at the improbable return of former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the arrival of the nation’s most right-wing government.

Politics | Politics

American Rabbis Blast Biden Admin for Funding Palestinian Terrorism

The United States’ largest rabbinic public policy organization says the Biden administration is facilitating terrorism against Israel by injecting nearly half a billion dollars into Palestinian government organizations that incite violence against the Jew

Politics | POLITICS

Pennsylvania Jewish voters may vote Republican to defeat Israel critic Summer Lee

Lee, who is running in Pennsylvania’s 12th District, slammed U.S. support for Israel during the May 2021 Israel-Hamas war.

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Biden still hasn’t called Netanyahu to congratulate him on his victory

The reason why is clear: Biden's handlers support the "Palestinian" jihad. "No Call to Bibi: Biden Has Yet to Congratulate Newly Elected Israeli Leader," by Adam Kredo, Washington Free Beacon, November 4, 2022: The Biden administration will not say when t

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Benjamin Netanyahu Will Serve as Israel's Prime Minister for the Third Time

Benjamin Netanyahu has become prime minister of Israel for a record third time as interim Prime Minister Yair Lapid called him on Thursday evening to concede defeat.

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Why I think the Golden Age for Jews in America is coming to its end

The decline in the favorability of mainstream American views toward Israel has coincided with a rise in antisemitic violence, particularly in large metropolises, promoted by Islamo-Leftist groups.

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Nation’s Top Law Firms Fund Anti-Semitic Campus Groups at Berkeley

A host of the nation’s premier law firms are financially supporting organizations at Berkeley Law School that are accused of fostering anti-Semitism and hatred of Israel, according to a campus watchdog group.

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How Joe Rogan, Tucker Carlson, Berkeley and Wellesley mainstream anti-Semitism

The showcasing of Roger Waters and Kanye West is, along with trends in academia and woke culture, legitimizing Jew-hatred on both ends of the political spectrum.

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‘Extermination Camp Run By Jews’: On Yom Kippur, Cornell Set to Host Professor Who Compared Jews to Nazis

Cornell University is set to host a panel—on the holiest day of the year for Jewish students—featuring a professor who compared the Jewish state to Nazi Germany, claiming that Palestinians in the Hamas-controlled Gaza strip are living in an "extermination

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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

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

Science & Technology | Science & Technology

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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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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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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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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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.

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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.

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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

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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

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Hollywood's Jewish tough guy James Caan dies aged 82

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

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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.

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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

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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.

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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

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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.

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'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.