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The world will not take it

Nathan Englander won the 2012 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award for What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank. This phenomenal story collection also was a finalist for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize. 499 more words

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If Not Now...

One of the most revered Jewish sages, Hillel, famously asked three important questions that continue to have relevance to this day:

If I am not for myself, who will be for me?

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Systems Change

What Israel Can Learn From Hurricane Harvey

As Hurricane Harvey continues its path of destruction across the southeastern United States, there are some lessons for Israel in the storm’s aftermath. While Harvey is an epic natural disaster, the takeaways for Israel have nothing to do with storms, acts of God, climate change, or how to deal with unprecedented destruction. 1,041 more words


UN chief in Ramallah says two-state solution cannot be abandoned


© AFP | UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres (R) is welcomed by Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah to Ramallah on August 29, 2017

RAMALLAH (PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES) (AFP) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict remained the only viable option as he made his first visit to the West Bank since taking office. 298 more words

Holy Land History at a Glance

Historical Overview of Today’s Holy Land

“This is a timeline of major events in the History of Jerusalem; a city that had been fought over sixteen times in its history.   989 more words


Aniqa Raihan: Nearly 50 Senators Want to Make It a Felony to Boycott Israel

In 1966, the NAACP of Claiborne County, Mississippi launched a boycott of several white-owned local businesses on the basis of racial discrimination.

It was so impactful that the local hardware store filed a lawsuit against the individuals and organizations who coordinated the boycott. 963 more words

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