Monthly Archives: March 2018

Chag Kasher Ve’sameach – Happy Pesach!

This blog is going on semi-vacation over the next week during the Pesach (Passover) festival until after the chag (it finishes on the night of  7th April). If you would like to learn more about Pesach, have a look at … Continue reading

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British Jews are revolting – at last!

British Jews are revolting –  against the entrenched antisemitism of the Labour Party under the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn and his cohorts.   This protest has been a very long time coming, and there are many who think it is … Continue reading

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Good News Friday – Shabbat Hagadol edition

It’s the eve of Shabbat Hagadol (lit: The Great Shabbat), the last Shabbat before Pesach, so it is fitting that we expect great news to suit the special day. Indeed there is plenty of good news to fill up this … Continue reading

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On Words: Antisemitism

Here is an excellent, concise but thorough analysis of antisemitism, from the original coining of the term through to today’s antisemitism disguised as “only” anti-Zionism from the left, and neo-Nazis on the right. Elise Ronan often comments here on my … Continue reading

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Three Israelis killed in 2 terror attacks in 48 hours

Our happiness on Friday afternoon was shattered shortly before Shabbat as we learned of a terror attack near Mevo Dotan in northern Samaria, when a Palestinian terrorist rammed his car into a group of IDF soldiers, killing two and very … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

The week has gone by without any postings from me for which my apologies. I will blame it on Pesach cleaning and other pressures, though I am trying to lighten my blogging load (in case you hadn’t noticed!). However I … Continue reading

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