Category Archives: Israel news

Good News Friday

Thand goodness it’s Friday – time for another Good News Friday post. I want to start this week’s installment with some heartening news for youngsters with special needs. Alyn Hospital has opened an innovation center to create cutting edge devices … Continue reading

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Boycotters boycotted! Hear them whine

Last week Israel finally did something they should have done a long time ago – they refused entry to 5 BDS bigots who wanted to travel to Israel only to stir up trouble. Five members of an interfaith delegation to … Continue reading

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The perversity and malice of Temple Denial

Even with the evidence in front of their eyes, there are too many ignoramuses, conspiracy theorists, religious supersessionists as well as plain old antisemites, who either deny the very existence of the two Jewish Temples or deny the Jewish connection … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

It has been a devastating week and it is hard even to think of writing any good news. Added to that, this Shabbat is Shabbat Hazon, the saddest Shabbat of the year, preceding Tisha B’Av which falls on Tuesday. The … Continue reading

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It was all in vain

So all the killings and all the responses – it was in all vain. Everything is back to where it was before the 14th July: there is no official security  for Muslims (Jews of course are the exception because they … Continue reading

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Israel capitulates on metal detectors, Palestinians insist on remaining humiliated

First, a quick recap of previous days events, showing how one event led to the next: Three Palestinian terrorists opened fire from within the Temple Mount (Al-Aqsa) complex and shot dead two Israeli policemen. Israel closed the Temple Mount to … Continue reading

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