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Dershowitz Strikes Back

A day before the National Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Conference was set to begin at the University of Pennsylvania, Harvard University law professor Alan...

Representing Israel, From Angola to Philly

Elad Strohmayer is no stranger to American Jewry.Before joining the foreign service in 2010, the new deputy consul general in Philadelphia worked for the...
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New Israeli Diplomats Arrive

Yaron Sideman, a 17-year veteran of the Israeli Foreign Ministry, settled into Philadelphia this week to begin his post as Consul General of Israel...
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Haredi Take Spirit to the Battlefield

For decades, haredi men in Israel have received exemptions from otherwise mandatory service in the Israel Defense Forces to study in yeshivas instead. But...
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Parsing the Increased Chatter on Iran

WASHINGTONHow much noise does Israel's leadership have to make to get the Obama administration to say what it wants to hear about Iran?It's a...

Do You Have a Song In Your Heart for Israel?

Musically gifted individuals of all ages are invited to compete for $500 cash prizes and the opportunity to perform on stage at Penn's Landing...
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On the March With Passover

JerusalemOn the eve of Passover, the Israeli army is embarking on one of its biggest operations of the year.  Whether in the field, on...
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Philadelphians Join Record-Breaking Group of Lone Soldiers

Rafi Glantz wanted to join the Israel Defense Forces since he was 10 years old. At that time, according to the 18-year-old, his parents...
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Home, Sweet (New) Home

An area couple who has touched hundreds of children's lives will set one last example as they leave for their new home in Jerusalem...
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Presbyterians Debate Divestment

 Washington Proponents of using economic pressure to force Israel out of the West Bank may have lost a key battle last week -- by...