Tag Archives: education

A sick society that brainwashes its children

The wave of terror attacks by Palestinians against Israelis is still continuing, with new incidents every day. I have stopped writing about each one because I simply can’t keep up. But one of today’s three attacks (Tuesday) really stands out … Continue reading

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Delegitimization and demonization of Israel: From the UN to the EU to the Red Cross to Iceland and Brazil to an elementary school in Ithaca

The campaign to delegitimize and demonize Israel knows no bounds: anything and anywhere can be a target or a blunt instrument in this vicious campaign. In no chronological order, the past week has seen the following: The UN has turned … Continue reading

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Shalom Kita Aleph

Yesterday, 1st of September, was the beginning of the Israeli school year, and it is a very exciting, almost festive day – not just because parents (and grandparents!) are glad to hand their offspring back to the tender care of … Continue reading

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Shalom Kita Aleph 2014

Today is the first day of the new school year, much to the relief of parents (and grandparents!) around the country. This year of course, the long hot summer vacation was ruined by Hamas’s attack on Israel from Gaza and … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Here we go again, time to end the week with a refreshing dose of good news in my latest Good News Friday installment. As you might have noticed from the frequency in which I use Dry Bones cartoons to illustrate … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Despite the plethora of terrible news this past week, and the imminent possiblity of things becoming even worse, I still cannot allow myself to go into Shabbat without some good news. So here is this week’s Good News Friday installment. … Continue reading

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