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Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz: A Life

Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz: A Life

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com He was said to be a descendant of one of the leading Chassidic Rabbis of the 19th century, Rav Avrohom… Read More ›

Beirut’s tragedy may befall Israel as well

Beirut’s tragedy may befall Israel as well

Opinion: The circumstances which led to the accident in Beirut bear a terrifying similarity to the situation in Haifa, since our politicians will never let… Read More ›

Lebanon’s leaders face rage, reform calls after blast; 16 port staffers detained

Lebanon’s leaders face rage, reform calls after blast; 16 port staffers detained

Grief turns to anger as Lebanese fume over negligence, corruption; France’s Macron in Beirut vows support for public; investigators hold workers, officials for questioning  … Read More ›

Israel’s pandemic awareness campaign spreads nothing but fear

Israel’s pandemic awareness campaign spreads nothing but fear

Opinion: The government has failed in its COVID-19 awareness campaign, perpetuating hopelessness instead of explaining to the public that even the harshest restrictions won’t be… Read More ›

Health Ministry reports 1,358 new coronavirus cases

Health Ministry reports 1,358 new coronavirus cases

Country’s number of active virus carriers stands at 26,542, including 757 hospitalizations; 328 patients in serious condition, at least 95 patients receiving respiratory support from… Read More ›

In largest protest yet, over 10,000 rally against Netanyahu in Jerusalem

In largest protest yet, over 10,000 rally against Netanyahu in Jerusalem

Demonstrators flood Paris Square and much of city center as thousands of others gather at various junctions throughout country, calling on premier to resign  … Read More ›

Over the red line: Hospitals report over 100% capacity

Over the red line: Hospitals report over 100% capacity

Number of coronavirus patients continues to rise, almost 9% screened in last day test positive   Hospitals are straining under the weight of the novel… Read More ›

Sinclair Pulls Show Where Fauci Conspiracy Theory Is Aired

Sinclair Pulls Show Where Fauci Conspiracy Theory Is Aired

  NEW YORK (AP) — The Sinclair Broadcast Group said Saturday it is pulling from the air an edition of its “America This Week” program… Read More ›

Analysis: Trump is calling protesters who disagree with him terrorists. That puts him in the company of the world’s autocrats

Analysis: Trump is calling protesters who disagree with him terrorists. That puts him in the company of the world’s autocrats

Heavily armed, unidentifiable security agents dressed in camouflage have been snatching anti-racism protesters off the streets of Portland, Oregon, and bundling them into unmarked cars,… Read More ›

Netanyahu, Edelstein make Gamzu coronavirus ‘czar’

Netanyahu, Edelstein make Gamzu coronavirus ‘czar’

Prof. Gabriel Barbash refused role after ultimatum not met   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein appointed Sourasky Medical Center CEO Ronni… Read More ›

Iran’s bid for splendid isolation

Iran’s bid for splendid isolation

Analysis: Tehran is trying to convince the world of catastrophic scale of its coronavirus pandemic, hoping to persuade U.S. to ease the pressure until the… Read More ›

Censorship in a time of coronavirus

Censorship in a time of coronavirus

Opinion: PM opts to fire Likud head of Knesset coronavirus committee for daring to question uninformed decisions and the finance minister reprimands his ministry DG… Read More ›

John Lewis and the Jews: 6 moments that showcase an enduring alliance

John Lewis and the Jews: 6 moments that showcase an enduring alliance

From helping found the Atlanta Black-Jewish Coalition to protesting for the release of Soviet Jews, the US civil rights icon was a powerful friend of… Read More ›

Israeli Doctor Claims To ‘Reverse’ Aging With Pure Oxygen Treatment Study

Israeli Doctor Claims To ‘Reverse’ Aging With Pure Oxygen Treatment Study

  JERUSALEM – The Sagol Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Research at Shamir Medical Center, and Tel Aviv University today announced that, for the first… Read More ›

Moderna Phase 1 results show COVID19 vaccine safe, induces immune response

Moderna Phase 1 results show COVID19 vaccine safe, induces immune response

Moderna shares jumped more than 15% in after-hours trading on Tuesday.   CHICAGO – Moderna Inc’s experimental vaccine for COVID-19 showed it was safe and… Read More ›

Iran sought illegal goods for nuke program – German federal intel

Iran sought illegal goods for nuke program – German federal intel

Officials claim no violation of Iran deal • Questions abound     Iran’s regime made efforts to secure illicit goods for its nuclear program, adding… Read More ›

Rivlin slams gov’t: Did not develop theory to fight coronavirus

Rivlin slams gov’t: Did not develop theory to fight coronavirus

Cabinet to declare red zones in nine cities • Gantz enters quarantine   President Reuven Rivlin said on Wednesday afternoon that “the State of Israel… Read More ›

IDF strikes Hamas targets following Gaza rocket fire

IDF strikes Hamas targets following Gaza rocket fire

Rocket fire comes a week after last barrage from the Hamas-ruled coastal enclave.   Israeli aircraft struck Hamas positions in Gaza after three rockets were… Read More ›

Russia, Turkey and Iran coordinate anti-US Syria policy, slamming Israel

Russia, Turkey and Iran coordinate anti-US Syria policy, slamming Israel

Today, the US says it guards “oil” in eastern Syria and has a base at Tanf near the Jordanian border.   Russia, Turkey and Iran… Read More ›

AIPAC opposes a letter against annexation spearheaded by AOC

AIPAC opposes a letter against annexation spearheaded by AOC

According to AIPAC, the letter, which is yet to be released, “explicitly threatens the US-Israel relationship in ways that would damage American interests.”   WASHINGTON… Read More ›