Monthly Archives: January 2020

Shabbat Shalom

It has been a very rough week for our family as you can imagine. I would have had plenty to say about Holocaust Memorial Day and the Trump Peace Plan, but it must wait. Compounding it all I have gone … Continue reading

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In memory of my mother-in-law Edith Klausner z”l

ברוך דיין אמת My mother-in-law Edith Klausner z”l passed away on Thursday  כ”ו טבת תש”פ, (26th Tevet 5780), 23rd January 2020, just two years after her husband, my late father-in-law Menny passed away.  The levaya in Segula, Petach Tikva, was … Continue reading

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A civil uprising in Iran

It looks like a civil revolution is taking place in Iran, where the people are rising up against the regime of the Mad Mullahs. The courage, the sheer bravery of the Iranian citizens is awe-inspiring. They face arrest, torture and … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

A very wet and cold week has passed by and has brought us huge amounts of rain.  So huge in fact that the Kinneret rose 23 cm in one day! When you consider the size of the lake the amount … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

This week’s Good News Friday post opens with the startling – and very good – news that the US killed the leader of the Iranian Revolutionary Group Corps – Al Quds Force, Qassem Soleimani last night. Make no mistake about … Continue reading

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Antisemitism in America – Monsey stabbing attack is the worst in the latest wave

The subject of antisemitism in America is something I never thought would become “a thing” and I certainly never imagined it would become a series to write about. On Saturday night a domestic terrorist, for want of a better term, … Continue reading

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