Tuesday, July 07, 2020

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Hillary Clinton: The Alternative to Abbas Might Be ISIS

Presidential hopeful tells Saban Forum that Israel ‘should take action’ on settlements, but calls on Arab states to update peace initiative and recognize Israel.

Washington–Former Secretary of State Hillary

Poll: Netanyahu Among Five Leaders Americans Admire Most

When asked to "list the five American or international leaders that you most admire," a new Brookings Institution poll respondents rank Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu third, after Obama and Reagan • Netanyahu most popular among Evangelical Christians.

Should a Professorship Be Named After a Hitler Backer?

The campus of Princeton University has been engulfed in protests by students who want President Woodrow Wilson’s name removed from one of the university’s schools because of Wilson’s racist views. By contrast, the news media and academic community have largely ignored a challenge by several historians to Brown University over

In Rare Oval Office Address, Obama Warns of Terrorism Succeeding

“We cannot turn against each other by letting this fight be defined as a war between America and Islam,” Obama said.

Washington–Terrorism has evolved since the events on September 11 into a less complex form of killing innocents, US

Islamic State Claims California Mass Killers As Followers

Islamic State said on Saturday that the married couple who killed 14 people in a mass shooting in Southern California were its followers, and FBI agents raided a home apparently belonging to a friend of the husband.

Islamic State’s claim came in an online audio broadcast three days after

Shalom Task Force Hosts Groundbreaking Shidduch Workshop

Over two dozen young women gathered in a private home in Ramat Beit Shemesh on November 29 to attend the “Shidduch Shmooze,” a workshop run by Shalom Task Force to educate them on critical components to look for when dating and choosing a potential spouse.

The workshop–the first of its kind held in

The Pain of Losing Ezra Schwartz HY"D

Ezra Schwartz.

Outside of the Sharon and Greater Boston Jewish community, it’s fair to say that many of us didn’t know him personally. Why is it that the hurt we’re feeling a week after his murder by a Palestinian terrorist saddens us so intensely? We’re taking

The Hebrew Institute of White Plains: A Flourishing Community

The Hebrew Institute of White Plains, or HIWP for short, has been around for over 100 years. This year, it is in the midst of its centennial celebration. Back in 1915, it was a “very different world,” as Rabbi Chaim Marder said. White Plains comprised merchants and people who owned fruit stores. The

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Indictment: Palestinian Terrorists Planned to Abduct, Not Kill, Henkins

(JNS.org) October’s Palestinian terrorist attack that killed Eitam and Naama Henkin in front of their children was originally planned as an abduction, an indictment filed Thursday with a military court in Judea and Samaria revealed.

According to the

Breaking Bad: The Stimulant Drugs That Link ISIS and the Nazis

When an amphetamine called Captagon was discovered in the room of an ISIS suspect in Paris last week, it was just the latest in a long line of illegal drugs aiming to boost combatants.

When French special forces officers raided the hotel room of

In Jerusalem, Kerry Condemns Palestinian Terror Wave

(JNS.org) U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as well as President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday in Jerusalem. The leaders discussed the ongoing wave of Palestinian terror in Israel, in addition to concerns over security issues related to Syria and Islamic State.

UC Santa Cruz Student Warned to Abstain From BDS Vote Over ‘Jewish Agenda’

A Jewish member of the student government at University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) was warned to “abstain” from voting on a pro-BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement) resolution because he is the president of the school’s Jewish Student Union and was “elected with a Jewish agenda.”

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