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Six-Time NBA All Star Amar’e Stoudemire Receives MLK, Jr. Award in Jerusalem

Six-Time NBA All Star Amar’e Stoudemire Receives MLK, Jr. Award in Jerusalem

Six-time NBA All-Star Amar’e Stoudemire receives MLK Jr. Award in Jerusalem Community activist, former NBA All-Star and current star forward for ‘Hapoel Jerusalem’ was honored by the Consulate…

ILTV AND WALLA NEWS BEGIN STRATEGIC COOPERATION

ILTV AND WALLA NEWS BEGIN STRATEGIC COOPERATION

  ENGLISH BROADCASTING RECEIVES UPGRADE IN STUDIO AND RICHER LOCAL VIDEO CONTENT  ILTV, Israel’s English television content provider is about to get a major upgrade.  Beginning March 1st,…

Israeli Air Force Strikes Hamas Targets, After Rocket From Gaza Lands in South of Country

Israeli Air Force Strikes Hamas Targets, After Rocket From Gaza Lands in South of Country

An Israeli fighter jet. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Israeli aircraft carried out a series of strikes in Gaza on Monday, wounding two people, health officials and witnesses said, after…

Israel’s economic surge in defiance of adversity

Israel’s economic surge in defiance of adversity

  Yoram will be in the US in March, May and August, 2017, available for speaking engagements. By Ambassador (ret.) Yoram Ettinger, “Second Thought: US-Israel Initiative” Straight from…

Israel Denies Visas to Staff Members of ‘Extreme, Hostile’ NGO Human Rights Watch

Israel Denies Visas to Staff Members of ‘Extreme, Hostile’ NGO Human Rights Watch

Document authorization. Photo: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Israel is refusing to issue visas to the international staff of one of the most prominent international human rights…

Trump: Two-State Solution Preferable, But Up to Israel, Palestinians to Decide

Trump: Two-State Solution Preferable, But Up to Israel, Palestinians to Decide

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump at the White House on Feb. 16, 2017. Photo: Twitter/Netanyahu. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he…

Leviathan Gas Field Developers Approve $3.75 Billion Investment

Leviathan Gas Field Developers Approve $3.75 Billion Investment

The Leviathan offshore gas field. Photo: Twitter. Developers of the Leviathan natural gas field have approved a $3.75 billion investment (FID) in the first phase of the largest…

For First Time, Christian Arab Earns Spot in Elite Israeli Air Force Course

For First Time, Christian Arab Earns Spot in Elite Israeli Air Force Course

Israeli Air Force pilots throw their hats at a graduation ceremony for soldiers who completed the IAF flight course at the Hatzerim Air Base in the Negev, Dec.…

Jewish News

Donovan Statement on Staten Island Jewish Community Center Bomb Threat

Donovan Statement on Staten Island Jewish Community Center Bomb Threat

Statement from Congressman Dan Donovan on Staten Island Jewish Community Center Bomb Threat   February…

Three Yeshiva University Alumni Awarded Kohelet Prizes

Three Yeshiva University Alumni Awarded Kohelet Prizes

$36,000 Prizes Celebrate Progression in Jewish Education; Three Additional YU Alumni Receive Honorable Mentions  …

London CPJCE Spokesman Proclaims a Soviet Ruin in Vilnius to be Lithuania’s “London Tower” and its “Statue of Liberty”

London CPJCE Spokesman Proclaims a Soviet Ruin in Vilnius to be Lithuania’s “London Tower” and its “Statue of Liberty”

◊ In a remarkable interview cited today in the highly respected Five Towns Jewish Times, an Orthodox…

Jewish, Christian Groups to Fund, Implement Security Upgrades for Jews in Nice

Jewish, Christian Groups to Fund, Implement Security Upgrades for Jews in Nice

A memorial display for the victims of the July 2016 Islamic State truck attack in…

Jewish Brothers Abducted, Attacked With Wood Saw in Paris Suburb

Jewish Brothers Abducted, Attacked With Wood Saw in Paris Suburb

The Eiffel Tower in Paris. Photo: Wiki Commons. Two French Jewish brothers were briefly abducted…

KFWE completes an unprecedented worldwide tour with events in seven different cities

KFWE completes an unprecedented worldwide tour with events in seven different cities

  KFWE completes an unprecedented worldwide tour with events in seven different cities February 22,…

Report: Antisemitic Organization ‘Strategically Targets’ UK Universities

Report: Antisemitic Organization ‘Strategically Targets’ UK Universities

BDS protesters in London. Photo: Wikipedia. A popular UK blogger told The Algemeiner that branches…

Remembering Mr Perry Fish OBM

Remembering Mr Perry Fish OBM

by Richard Altabe Executive Vice President for Institutional Advancement Hebrew Academy of Long Beach There…


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A Grave Matter In Vilna

A Grave Matter In Vilna

By Larry Gordon A friend of an acquaintance was in Mumbai, India, a few years ago, shortly after the tragic murders of Chabad emissaries Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg,…

Letters To The Editor

Letters To The Editor

Not So Open And Shut Dear Editor, As a Modern Orthodox Jew, I can only recoil in horror and shame from Rabbi Dov Fischer’s article “Open and Shut”…

Music Men

Music Men

By Larry Gordon In every collection of musicians who constitute what we commonly refer to as a group, there is one guy who is the glue. In this…

American Royalty

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman The election of President Trump, who has a shomer Shabbos daughter and son-in-law, has sparked new interest in the blessing that one…

The Crime Rate In Sweden

By Yochanan Gordon Illegal immigration was a strong point of President Trump’s election campaign, and it seems thus far to be among the most contentious positions in his…

Senator Menendez  Was Unjustly Accused

Senator Menendez Was Unjustly Accused

By Ben Chouake, MD A recent column by Caroline Glick (see “Senator Menendez and the Pollard Effect” on page 64 of this week’s 5TJT) levied erroneous accusations of…

Out To Lunch

By Mordechai Schmutter We live in a society that is obsessed with eating. And that extends to criminals, too. You’d think criminals would be obsessed with money, but…

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