Monthly Archives: February 2019

Good News Friday – reach for the moon edition

This week’s Good News Friday edition is all about Israel reaching for the moon – literally! Last night, Israel made history as only the 4th country in the world to launch a spacecraft to land on the moon. Let’s not … Continue reading

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The “Magnificent Seven” split from the British Labour Party

After months, years even, of antisemitism and Jew-baiting in the Labour Party, and the lack of response by Jeremy Corbyn, 7 brave MPs announced their departure from the Labour Party on Monday, forming an informal political group (as opposed to … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

After all the bad news of the past few days we need some good news to lift our spirits before Shabbat, so here is my latest Good News Friday post. Israellycool posted a lovely video of an Israeli female Muslim … Continue reading

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In memory of Ori Ansbacher Hy’d, Palestinian terror victim

On Friday I made brief mention of the horrific murder of Ori Ansbacher Hy’d, a 19 year old National Service volunteer who was raped and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist who admitted he committed the heinous offence due to his … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I’m hardly in the mood for a Good News Friday post today after hearing the dreadful news of the brutal murder of Ori Ansbacher, a young National Service girl, in a forest near Jerusalem yesterday. However, as always I don’t … Continue reading

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Amnesty International and BDS – antisemitic and terror-supporting

A while back I blogged about Airbnb boycotting Jewish-owned holiday homes in Judea and Samaria. We were all infuriated at this anti-Jewish bias, but then found ourselves different outlets to organize our holidays. One excellent site is TripAdvisor. We should … Continue reading

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