Monthly Archives: November 2019

Good News Friday

This post is not going to be a regular Good News Friday post though it will contain what I consider several good news items.  In any event the news keeps overtaking me before I can get around to writing a … Continue reading

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US Administration: The settlements do not violate international law

History was made on Monday evening when US Defence Secretary Mike Pompeo made the historic announcement that the US refutes the concept of the illegality of the settlements – otherwise known as Jewish homes and factories in Judea and Samaria. … Continue reading

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#IsraelUnderFire – massive rocket attack after Islamic Jihad leader killed

Last night Israel carried out a targeted assassination on the leader of Islamic Jihad in Gaza. The pinpoint operation killed the terrorist and his wife. There was another mysterious attack in Syria in which the son of another terrorist leader … Continue reading

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81 years since Kristallnacht

It was the 81st anniversary of Kristallnacht yesterday, the massive pogrom against the Jews organized by the Nazi regime in Germany in 1938, signalling the beginning of the Shoah, the planned genocide of the Jews. There had in fact been … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

It’s time for another mad-rush Good News Friday post before Shabbat once again. This week I’ll focus on Israel’s scientific advances, always a source of good news. An Israeli team has discovered the gene that causes cardiac arrhythmia: (via Reality): … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

We turned the clocks back last Saturday night so Shabbat now comes in just after 4.30 pm! It’s very weird to be on winter time with early nights while the days are still (mostly) sunny and warm. In any case … Continue reading

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