Friday, December 26, 2014 Tevet 4, 5775

People from Pennsylvania and Delaware who wish to make Israel their new home can now seek the help of Daniel Tuksar, who will be serving for two years as the official aliyah shaliach in Philadelphia on behalf of the Jewish Agency for Israel. A newlywed, Tuksar and his Israeli wife, Hila, moved here in August so he could take up...
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Jared Shelly, JE Feature
For college students interested in Middle Eastern politics, taking classes on the subject or debating with peers can provide an entry point into shaping their own ideas on often contentious issues. However, if a student happens to hold pro-Israel or anti-Islamist views, they are frequently in the minority on school grounds and, in fact, may be shouted down by professors...
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A six-story replica of the ancient Temple in Jerusalem lies at the heart of the Holy Land Experience in Orlando, Fla. The park, which opened in 2001, has seen attendance jump since the California-based Trinity Broadcasting Network bought it. RNS Photo/Reuters
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Yaakov Katz, The Jerusalem Post
Hamas praised Tuesday's rocket attack on an Israeli army base, calling it a "victory from God." "We consider this a victory from God for the resistance," Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said on Hamas radio. "We consider the resistance as the legitimate right of the Palestinians to defend themselves and restore their rights." The rocket strike, which wounded 69 Israel Defense...
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Lynn B. Edelman, JE Feature
Alana Grife's passion for Israel was fueled by six trips to Israel -- five of which were in the company of her father, Rabbi Saul Grife, the religious leader of Beth Tikvah-B'nai Jeshurun in Erdenheim. Her experience as a participant on the Senior Advocacy Trip to Israel sponsored by the Center for Israel and Overseas marked the very first time...
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