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Unemployment, gunfire and a rogue tomato

I came to Israel with the goal of being proactive and taking every opportunity that I encounter. So being unemployed doesn’t sit too well with me. 713 more words


Paris and Jerusalem- we are one

If Israelis were prone to saying “I told you so”, just about now we would be calling on the leaders of France to exercise restraint in the face of the horrific terror attacks which took place there on Friday night. 574 more words

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At Joseph’s Tomb, a microcosm of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

The burial site for the Biblical Joseph, holy to all religions, has been riven with violence in recent decades

By Melanie Lidman October 20, 2015, 6:03 am… 1,542 more words


This week on Wizardof.il FB- IRAN - July 21st

This week, the main topic is Iran, Iran and again, Iran. And some more Iran. The United States signed a ridiculous agreement with Iran, in which they basically capitulated to all of Iran’s demands, removed sanctions and paved the way for the most dangerous country in the world to acquire the means for destroying the world. 1,754 more words

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This week on Wizardof.il FB page- June 30th (Double feature)

I’m calling this week’s post a double feature because due to army reserve duty last week, I didn’t have time to post last week’s post. Yes, here in Israel we have army reserve duty. 3,467 more words

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This week on Wizardof.il FB- June 15th 2015

The big scandal of the past few days has been the question of whether or not the Israeli government should be funding cultural events even though they go against the core principles of the country. 712 more words

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This week on Wizardof.il FB- June 8th

This week, the “drizzle” of rocket fire continued in the south. Israelis are worried that we may have a repeat of last summer. And in the meantime, life goes on. 1,249 more words

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