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A State Secret: The Closest the U.S. Ever Came to a Nuclear Confrontation: June 8, 1967

HINT: It wasn’t the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis – that was a distant second on the list

The 53rd anniversary of the United States’ closest-ever nuclear confrontation event will soon come and go with nary a mention of its significance – certainly not in the “Main Stream Media” (MSM) where it should appear, but probably very little in the “alternative” press either. 2,239 more words

Chag Same’ach! Yom Yerushalayim 5780 - 2020

Yom Yerushalayim, Jerusalem Day, the anniversary of Israel’s miraculous victory over combined Arab forces in 1967, began last night (Thursday). Usually the chag is marked with festive prayer services in synagogues around the country. 1,371 more words

Israel News

Yom Yerushalayim: Celebration of an Israeli Miracle

Yom Yerushalayim celebration

Though this would be the typical scene at the Western Wall on Yom Yerushalayim, it may be a little less crowded this year. 401 more words

Israeli Life

Losing my religion

I was once a member of the Legion of Mary. I know, I know, this has come as a huge shock to all of you who know me as just a human being with all too human frailties. 554 more words

Facial Disfigurement

The Wars of Israel - Part 2

Victory…and recapture of Temple Mount in 1967

Welcome back friends! Israel’s war history is unique and miraculous. Yesterday we focused on the earliest wars that followed Israel’s independence in 1948. 86 more words

Media

Eight Years Trapped at Sea: the Story of the Yellow Fleet

You may have always dreamt of spending extended time sailing on a ship. What would you think about spending eight years on that ship, wondering if you would ever be able to dock? 531 more words

History
  • Excerpts from a letter to a friend : Israel – Palestine is like a multilayer cake. Each layer representing: different people, tribes, religions, beliefs and political systems.
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