Monthly Archives: January 2017

The lessons of Roosevelt’s failures

Jpost – Opinion By Caroline Glick Is US President Donald Trump the new Franklin Delano Roosevelt? Does his immigration policy mimic Roosevelt’s by adopting a callous, bigoted position on would-be asylum seekers from the Muslim world? At a press conference … Continue reading

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Who Has a Right to Jerusalem ?

Watch Sheik Abdul Palazzi Who Has a Right to Jerusalem ? Uploaded on Oct 26, 2009 Professor Sheikh Abdul Hadi palazzi interview القدس ، إسرائيل ، القرآن الكريم ,المسجد الأقصى Both the Bible and the Quran : The land was … Continue reading

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Trumpeting Place inscription

By Wikipedia Trumpeting Place inscription The Trumpeting Place inscription in its current location Material Basalt Size L: 84 cm: H: 31 cm; W 26 cm Writing Square Hebrew alphabet Created 1st century CE[1] Discovered 1968 Present location Israel Museum Identification … Continue reading

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Allah is a Zionist

By Sheik Abdul Hadi Palazzi March 18, 2010 Tablet Magazine Over the past 15 years, the political conflict between Israeli Jews and Palestinian Arabs has been reframed as a religious war in which leaders from Yasser Arafat to Hassan Nasrallah … Continue reading

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Report: Several Jewish families affected by Trump’s refugee ban

By JTA 30 January 2017 The US ban on refugees and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries has affected several Jewish families, according to the refugee support and advocacy group HIAS. The ban, which came Friday in an executive order … Continue reading

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Palestinians slam UN chief’s remarks on Jewish ties to Temple Mount

Jpost – Arab-Israeli Conflict By Adam Rasgon 30 January 2017 A man walks next to the Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount compound . (photo credit:REUTERS) Palestinian officials criticized United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday for saying … Continue reading

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Parsha Bo – What’s Bothering Rashi “Please Speak”

B”H Parsha Bo (Exodus 10:1-13:16) Please Speak In this week’s parsha we have the finale of the ten plagues. Pharaoh at long last breaks under the weight of all the first-born in Egypt dying. He reluctantly allows the Jews to … Continue reading

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Abbas adviser: Without hope for a Palestinian state, ‘PA would collapse’

Jpost – Arab-Israeli Conflict By Adam Rasgon 29 January 2017 All political agreements between Israel and the Palestinian leadership would collapse, if the hope of establishing a Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital was lost, a senior Palestinian … Continue reading

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Comment: Trump, the Mideast conflict and the Jordanian option

Jpost – Opinion By HILLEL FRISCH, YITZHAK SOKOLOFF 29 January 2017 Instead of the fixation on an independent Palestinian state, the new administration should look east to the Hashemite Kingdom as a stabilizing influence on Palestinian politics. King Abdullah. (photo … Continue reading

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Seventy-two years after the Holocaust, UN chief ‘extremely concerned’ by discrimination

Jpost – Diaspora By Danielle Ziri 27 January 2017 Noah Klieger in the UN General Assembly Hall with his grandson Yuval and Ambassador Danon. (photo credit:HAREL RINTZLER) NEW YORK – At a ceremony marking the 72nd anniversary of the liberation … Continue reading

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