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Shock and horror at killings, but not when victims are Palestinians

I admit it….I usually watch the news on BBC….why?  They for the most part are much better than the news in the US.  I have found their Achilles Heel…..Israel. 74 more words

International Situations

Jews, Arabs use religion as tool to escalate conflict

The Bnei Torah Kehillat Yaakov synagogue, whose worshipers joined other victims of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on Nov. 18, does not serve the residents of one of the radical settlements in the heart of the West Bank. 968 more words

State Fragility

De schoonheid van de duisternis.

Onlangs bracht singer-songwriter Chemi Ben David (חמי בן דוד) eindelijk Yofiah shel chashekah (יופיה של חשכה) uit. Opvallend genoeg telt zijn debuutalbum, waar hij lange tijd aan werkte, maar acht nummers. 35 more words


Israel orders demolition of synagogue attackers' homes

Tel Aviv – Israel notified the families of four Palestinian attackers on Thursday that their East Jerusalem homes will be demolished, despite warnings that such punitive measures may be ineffective and counterproductive. 548 more words


Mitzvah Mission 2014, Day 5 - Israel is real

Our last day in Israel began with a disturbing yet eye-opening incident. Our morning prayers were somewhat incomplete because we had to pray without a Torah. 402 more words

Rabbi Craig Scheff

British-Israeli Watchkeeper Drone-Embarrassing for British Political Parties

Several years late, and costing almost a billion pounds, Britain’s Watchkeeper drone was finally introduced to combat in Afghanistan this summer just in time to be withdrawn again. 321 more words


Video: Seattle's Avinoam Baral Defends Israel to BDS Mob at UCLA

Avinoam Baral, a longtime Seattle resident, stood before the angry mob for an interminable hours long verbal barrage of  anti-Israel vitriol and not a small amount of the oldest hatred. 1,239 more words