Tag Archives: Ayala Shapira

Ayala Shapira’s mother: Why I didn’t go to court to see the terrorist sentenced

You may remember that Ayala Shapira was the 11-year old girl who was terribly injured in December 2014 by a Molotov cocktail (i.e a firebomb) thrown by a Palestinian terrorist at the family car. She suffered horrific burns to her … Continue reading

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Some good news on the diplomatic front

Refreshing winds of change are blowing on the various diplomatic fronts facing Israel in recent days, a remarkable turn of events for Israel and her supporters who are more used to lawfare and demonization. Nikki Haley, the US Ambassador to … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

So the world is melting down all around us while here in Israel, things aren’t exactly quiet and peaceful. But as I’ve mentioned many times, Shabbat is still approaching and we want to read some good news to put us … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

It’s been a hell of a week and the unbearable heat (much much higher than normal temperatures even for this sweaty part of the world) has not added to our good feelings. So it’s with a sigh of relief that … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Thank goodness it’s Friday, nearly Shabbat, and time for another Good News Friday installment. Since BDS was all the talk of the town last week, my first item for this week will hopefully be a large kick in the teeth … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Despite what seems like unremittingly bad news, or maybe because of it, I cannot let this Friday go past without a Good News Friday post. We’ll start with some small good news that has emerged out of the bad: Ayala … Continue reading

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