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Lesson #1 on Gaza: “The belief that poverty leads to terrorism is an unsubstantiated liberal myth”

MIDDLE EAST FORUM A Marshall Plan for Gaza Is a Bad Idea by Efraim Inbar November 15, 2017 Voices inside and outside the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) are advocating for a “Marshall Plan” – a massive international mobilization – for … Continue reading

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Rabbi Fleisher of Hebron: Israelis need to tell the Palestinians, “It’s our land and you are a guest”

JERUSALEM POST Left-Wing MK Encounters Hostile Audience at Israeli-Palestinian Debate by Kelly Hartog November 21, 2017 … [Rabbi Yishai] Fleisher said that he speaks with Arabs all the time, and tells them that Israel has defeated all the Arab nations … Continue reading

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Golda “knew how to reach into the heart of American Jews and was constantly coming to America to raise money”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Who (or what) was Golda Meir’s one true love? A new biography has answers by JP O’Malley November 17, 2017 … Golda was prime minister that [1970] summer, and her tumultuous five years in office are now … Continue reading

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Not your mom and dad’s alphabet book: “I is for “Intifada”

NEW YORK POST Kids’ book called ‘P is for Palestine’ is stirring up outrage among moms by Sara Dorn and Stephanie Pagones November 19, 2017 A children’s book titled “P is for Palestine” is infuriating some New York Jewish mothers — … Continue reading

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“Trump administration puts Palestinians on notice that it will shutter their office in DC unless they enter serious peace talks with Israel”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Palestinians reject ‘extortion’ in face of US move to close PLO’s DC office by Eric Cortellessa November 18, 2017 The Palestinians will not give in to “extortion” after a US threat to close their diplomatic mission in … Continue reading

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“The IDF has become more flexible in accommodating modern-Orthodox women, who increasingly are choosing to serve in the military out of a sense of duty to defend Israel”

WASHINGTON POST Why a growing number of religious women want to serve in the Israeli military by Ruth Eglash November 10, 2017 …All Israelis are drafted into the military at age 18, with a few exceptions. Israeli Arabs, both male … Continue reading

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“The European continent has once again enveloped itself in a toxic cloud of antisemitism and European Jews today find themselves cornered from all sides”

MIDA Smashing Jewish Skulls in Europe by Judith Bergman November 16, 2017 Last week, an elderly Jewish woman from London’s Stamford Hill neighborhood, which has a large Orthodox Jewish population, had her head smashed into a brick wall by a Polish man yelling … Continue reading

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