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About johnmhummasti

Was the victim of Human Rights Abuses (e.g. Hummasti v Bell, 98-3651-JTC) while a patient in the custody of the US Attorney General and hospitalized under 18 USC 4241 through 4244, et seq.! Interests: Biblical Studies, Talmudic Studies, Dead Sea (Yam Melek [Sea of Kings Soferim]) Scrolls, Scribal (Stam Sofer) Traditions, Cantorial (Hazzan) Psalms (Tehillim). Illustrated Calligraphy (e.g. Ketuvim [Jewish Marriage Contracts], Poetry). Self Published Manuscripts and Screen Plays at yhummastiscribd web site:

US Senate passes bill to help Holocaust survivors

(JTA) — The Senate unanimously passed on Tuesday the Justice for Uncompensated Survivors Today, or JUST Act, a bill to help Holocaust survivors and the families of victims obtain restitution or the return of Holocaust-era assets. The measure requires the State … Continue reading

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Abbas Slams Trump: ‘Trump gave Jerusalem to Israel – no peace until we get it back’

Arutz Sheva – Israel National News By David Rosenberg, 13/12/17 11:42 PA chief blasts Trump’s Jerusalem declaration, warns that there will be ‘no peace, no stability’ until city is capital of Palestinian state. Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas railed against … Continue reading

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Archeologists discover menorah inscribed on Early Islamic period coins

Jpost By Daniel K Eisenbud Researchers recently discovered that menorahs prominently adorned Muslim coins and vessels during the early Islamic period 1,300 years ago. Relics inscribed with the Jewish symbol dating to the Umayyad dynasty during the seventh-eighth centuries were … Continue reading

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A Megillah for Hanukkah? Megillat Bet Hashmonay

Hanukkah The case for reviving a tradition of reading the Scroll of Antiochus. By Rabbi David Golinkin My Jewish Learning There is one custom which we would expect to find on that is missing–the reading of a scroll in public. … Continue reading

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The Arch of Titus and Saeb Erekat

Artuz Sheva – Israel National News Some questions for Mr. Erekat, who has asserted that his people have lived in the Land of Israel for thousands of years. By Dr. Bert Miller, 12/12/17 14:58   Dr. Bert Miller After graduating … Continue reading

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Forget political correctness

Arutz Sheva – Israel National News A history lesson: Jerusalem and the Jews – and Jerusalem and the Muslims. Just in time for Hanukkah. Gerald A. Honigman, 12/12/17 11:01     Gerald A. Honigman The author is an educator who … Continue reading

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Watch: Red Crescent ambulance drives rioters disguised as wounded in West Bank

Jpost Arab-Israeli Conflict By Jpost Staff A Red Crescent ambulance was seen driving several rioters disguised as wounded civilians during a violent riot in the Binyamin area of the West Bank Monday, according to the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit. The Coordinator … Continue reading

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