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Good News Friday – and Happy New Year 2016!

Since New Year’s day coincides with Friday this year, it seems all the more appropriate to write a Good News Friday installment to start the year on the right foot. Let’s start with a real feel-good story, almost miraculous in … Continue reading

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The enemy within

An interesting discussion took place in the comments to my previous post about the danger to Israel from boycotts, defamation and delegitimization. It so happens that there is a huge and noisy discussion going on in Israel right now about … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

As I have said over the last few weeks, despite the “matzav” (security situation) and despite the incitement and antisemitism – or maybe precisely because of all that = I feel the need to post some good news before Shabbat. … Continue reading

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Huge wave of terror hits Israel

In a way my headline is misleading since it should be noted that most of these terror attacks were “minor” – if minor means “only” stone-throwing, stabbings with injuries but no deaths, and other assorted mayhem.  On the other hand, … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

After a topsy-turvy week of a spiritual high on Rosh Hashana followed by a crashing low as we read the news, both local and foreign, it’s a relief to post another installment of Good News Friday. Following last week’s all-engulfing … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Before I start I must apologize to my readers for the dearth of posts this week. Blame it on end-of-summeritis together with a general fed-upiness (yes, I love making up new words :-)  ) with the political situation that never … Continue reading

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