Category Archives: Israel

Do They Teach Hebrew in Arab Countries?

Israeli MPs vote to make Arabic compulsory in schools October 28, 2015 AFP By Joe Dyke Jerusalem (AFP) – Israeli lawmakers voted Wednesday to make Arabic classes compulsory for students from the age of six, in a move backers hoped … Continue reading

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NY Governor Cuomo Supports Israel

New York State Unity Delegation Trip to Israel On Wednesday [August 13, 2014] and Thursday, a New York State Unity Delegation led by Governor Andrew Cuomo visited Israel to affirm the State of New York’s support in light of the … Continue reading

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Responding to Evil

How a country and its people respond to evil, even from within, says and means a lot. Consider the following: 1.  Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke today with Hussein Abu Khdeir, the father of Muhammad Abu Khdeir who was … Continue reading

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Israel Independence Day – Yom Haatzmaut 2014

Israel Independence Day is May 6, 2014 (beginning sundown May 5th). May 5, 2014:  “Israel transitioned from sadness to joy Monday, marking the yearly switch from Memorial Day to Independence Day at the traditional ceremony at Har Herzl just after … Continue reading

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A Perspective: Arab Muslims, Arab Christians and Israel

ESSAY   Israel’s Christian Awakening A Controversial New Movement Wants to Cooperate More Closely With the Jewish State By Adi Schwartz — Mr. Schwartz is a former staff writer and senior editor for the Israeli newspaper Haaretz. Published December 27, 2013 … Continue reading

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Watch Israel Programming on Shalom TV

Attention Comcast cable tv subscribers.  Do you know you can watch wonderful Israeli and Jewish programming including news, movies, concerts and more – all for free as part of your Comcast subscription? Yes, that’s right.  Just go to On Demand, select … Continue reading

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Dangerous Knowledge Gap

A few disclaimers: We’re not picking on UCLA; The data presented in the video below are clearly not scientific nor statistically representative of the UCLA student body; We did not check with StandWithUs to understand how the interviewees were selected … Continue reading

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