Twenty years ago this week, “two IDF troop-carrying helicopters collided mid-air killing all 73 soldiers in the blink of an eye”

How Israel taught me the meaning of “E pluribus unum”
by Forest Rain
February 19, 2017

I can’t believe it’s been twenty years. I remember it like it was yesterday. It’s not the day itself I remember, just one vivid scene that forever changed me. I was in 10th grade. Recess. Suddenly the school sound system was broadcasting the news…There was dead silence. The moment the news began every student froze on the spot. A silent scattering of statues, everyone was listening intently to the report…And then I heard the names. READ MORE


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