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Yom HaAtzma’ut: Personal Reflections on Diaspora Observance

Yom HaAtzma’ut: Personal Reflections on Diaspora Observance

April 20, 2015

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Yom HaAtzma’ut: Personal Reflections on Diaspora Observance By Dr. Erica Brown As Israel prepares for, arguably, two of the most powerful days of the year… Read More ›

Ratziti La’uf Gavoha (I wished I could fly high) By: Irit Yona

Ratziti La’uf Gavoha (I wished I could fly high) By: Irit Yona

April 15, 2015

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Ratziti La’uf Gavoha (I wished I could fly high) By: Irit Yona After my father died of a serious illness, we (the family) found a… Read More ›

Two New Books By Dr. Gila Cohen Zilka

Two New Books By Dr. Gila Cohen Zilka

March 31, 2015

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  Two new books in Hebrew, Empowering Parents in the Social Media Age and Empowering Educators and Mentors in the Social Media Age, both by… Read More ›

Israel signed out at UN for women’s right violations

Israel signed out at UN for women’s right violations

March 21, 2015

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The UN Commission on the Status of Women approved a resolution blaming Israel for “the grave situation of Palestinian women.” Israel’s UN Ambassador Ron Prosor… Read More ›

British Prime Minister pledges $14.7 million to protect Jews

British Prime Minister pledges $14.7 million to protect Jews

March 21, 2015

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British Prime Minister David Cameron has pledged 10 million pounds (about $14.7 million) to protect Jewish schools and synagogues in the wake of recent terror… Read More ›

Netanyahu visits Western Wall for a prayer of thanks after winning reelection

Netanyahu visits Western Wall for a prayer of thanks after winning reelection

March 18, 2015

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In his first public appearance since winning reelection, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Wednesday the Western Wall for a prayer of thanks, saying he was… Read More ›

Michael Douglas speaks out on worldwide anti-Semitism

Michael Douglas speaks out on worldwide anti-Semitism

March 17, 2015

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In a recent article published by the Los Angeles Times, Michael Douglas speaks out on worldwide anti-Semitism, prior to his upcoming visit to Israel to… Read More ›

Greek Jews gather to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of Auschwitz deportations

Greek Jews gather to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of Auschwitz deportations

March 17, 2015

World Jewish News:

Some 2,000 Greek Jews on Sunday commemorated the 72nd anniversary of the first forced deportations to Auschwitz from Thessaloniki. Among them were more than 200… Read More ›

Finally women gain power in Israeli politics

Finally women gain power in Israeli politics

March 15, 2015

Israel News:

For decades, the identikit for a top Israeli politician has been a tough-talking man with a decorated military past who’s big on security. The exceptions… Read More ›

Hodaya’s Mouse By: Tirza Ashkenazi

Hodaya’s Mouse By: Tirza Ashkenazi

March 15, 2015

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My name is Tirza, I live with my husband Amazia in Timrat which is a community settlement. We have 4 children and 3 grandchildren and… Read More ›

Chinese tourists will come to Israel

Chinese tourists will come to Israel

March 12, 2015

Israel News:

In anticipation of additional direct flight route between Beijing and Tel Aviv set to launch this fall, Israel’s ambassador to China, Matan Vilnai, vowed to… Read More ›

Economic disaster could engulf Europe if Jews decide to leave

Economic disaster could engulf Europe if Jews decide to leave

March 12, 2015

World Jewish News:

 Europe is on the verge of a serious economic crisis if the European Union does not introduce new legislation to counter anti-Semitism, according to the… Read More ›