Thursday, August 28, 2014 Elul 2, 5774

How much attention should Jews give to the statements of various churches about Israel? For those who claim we should stop obsessing about the issue, the latest dust-up between Israel and the Vatican was a frustrating example of how things can go very wrong. It started with a statement issued by the pope that condemned international terrorism, but conspicuously omitted...
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Liberty Bell Gathering: Not an Attack on Sharon On July 19, the local Zionist Organization of America chapter gathered in front of the Liberty Bell. We sought to persuade Americans that the impending withdrawal of Jews from the Gaza Strip will make it easier for terrorists to practice their craft in America and throughout the world. Ours was an event...
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By:
Elliot Jager, JE Feature
The results of U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice's most recent visit to the Middle East - intended to facilitate Israel's planned disengagement from Gaza and parts of northern Samaria - can best be described as profoundly disappointing. The hastily planned trip was intended to calm a deteriorating situation caused by an Islamic Jihad suicide bombing outside a Netanya shopping...
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M.J. Rosenbergb>
During lunch at a friend's home last week, a very bright teenager asked his parents' guests: "What do you think it would take for Israel to survive until the end of the century?" A sharp kid, he wanted real answers, not cant. The response, upon which there was general agreement, was the two-state solution. One guest said, "Bush's words. Two...
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What the media is saying about Judaism and Israel
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If Israel's Learned One Thing About War, It's That Profiling Works The Shalem Center think-tank's executive director, Yishai Ha'etzni, writes in The New York Post (www. nypost.com) on July 26 about Israel's experience with profiling terror suspects: "Since 9/11, U.S. officials have struggled with how to protect the American public without infringing on individuals' rights and sensibilities. The touchiest issue...
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