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Shimon Peres’ Tombstone Unveiled; Netanyahu Announces Nuclear Facility to Be Named After Late Former President

Shimon Peres’ Tombstone Unveiled; Netanyahu Announces Nuclear Facility to Be Named After Late Former President

Shimon Peres’ tombstone. Photo: Twitter. Israel marked 30 days since the death of former President Shimon Peres with a traditional Jewish 30 day memorial ceremony and tombstone unveiling on Friday.…

Ivanka Trump at Florida Synagogue: My Father Called Before Jewish High Holidays and Said ‘You Better Pray Hard for Me’

Ivanka Trump at Florida Synagogue: My Father Called Before Jewish High Holidays and Said ‘You Better Pray Hard for Me’

Ivanka Trump speaks at the Bal Harbour shul near Miami on Thursday. Photo: Screenshot. Ivanka Trump — the Jewish daughter of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump — told a synagogue…

Palestinian-British Author Who Took Part in Controversial House of Lords Event: Israel to Blame for Global Antisemitism

Palestinian-British Author Who Took Part in Controversial House of Lords Event: Israel to Blame for Global Antisemitism

Karl Sabbagh. Photo: Facebook. Israel is responsible for global antisemitism, a Palestinian-British writer and filmmaker told The Algemeiner, on the heels of a House of Lords event promoting anti-Zionism. After…

Undecided In Israel

Undecided  In Israel

By Larry Gordon The people we know here in Israel who are former U.S. residents seem to be rooting for Donald Trump in the upcoming elections which are being carefully…

Two Days, Two Ways

By Larry Gordon The traffic on the Armenian Archbishop Patriarchate Street was at a standstill on Friday afternoon. This is the main thoroughfare in the Old City of Jerusalem and…

Focus On Security With Kathleen Rice

Focus On Security  With Kathleen Rice

By Ilyse Gellar Sternberg, Esq. During the recent High Holy Days, it was difficult not to notice the tight security, as volunteer personnel maintained guard outside our local synagogues and…

Bridgegate And Halachah

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman Mark Sokolich, the Democratic mayor of Fort Lee, New Jersey, has not had an easy time in life. He lost both parents by the…

Pope Francis: ‘G‑d Promised The Land To The People Of Israel’

Pope Francis:  ‘G‑d Promised The Land To The People Of Israel’

By Lahav Harkov & Tovah Lazaroff G‑d promised the Holy Land to the people of Israel, Pope Francis said during a public address at the Vatican in Rome on Wednesday…

Tzohar Halev: Helping To Build Happy Homes

By Dini Harris Avichai is a gentleman. Every time he goes on a trip without his wife, Keren, he brings back a trinket for her. Keren expresses her appreciation for…

New Find Is Earliest Known Mention Of Jerusalem Outside Of Bible

New Find Is Earliest Known Mention  Of Jerusalem Outside Of Bible

October 26—A rare and important find was exposed in an enforcement operation initiated by the Israel Antiquities Authority’s Unit for the Prevention of Antiquities Robbery: a document written on papyrus…