Tag Archives: Holy Land

Thoughts for Tisha B’Av afternoon – The Muslims were not interested in Israel or Jerusalem until the Jews arrived

Since it is still Tisha B’Av and we are commemorating not only the destruction of the Temple and Jerusalem, but also the continued exile and our despair at the ceaseless delegitimization campaign against Israel, I thought it timely to understand … Continue reading

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UNESCO can’t admit that Jews have a connection to Israel

This post has been sitting half-written in draft form for days, but the kidnapping of the three boys has taken all my attention. Still, the world continues to turn, and with it the usual anti-Israel activity of UNESCO. You may … Continue reading

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Pictures of the Holy Land from over 100 years ago

Lenny Ben David, a diplomat, analyst, lobbyist, editor and writer has set up a new blog called “A Picture a Day“.  It contains fascinating pictures of Israel, or the Holy Land or Palestine as it was then known as, which were … Continue reading

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