Tag Archives: Jerusalem

Starting the week with a bang

In fact the “bang” started already at the end of the week just past with a rather large bang at the end of Independence Day, as a rocket launched from Gaza exploded in the area around Sderot. Thankfully there were … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Pesach is over and with it the mad rush to clean and cook and prepare and eat and… well, you get the picture. So it’s about time I posted another Good News Friday post. :-) This week’s installment consists of … Continue reading

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Good News Friday – Shushan Purim edition

You may have had received the impression from previous posts that the Purim festival has been and gone. You would be wrong. :-) Today is Shushan Purim, the “second” day of Purim which is celebrated in Jerusalem and in other … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

One terrible week follows another, each with their own crises and tragedies. But Shabbat comes around once a week (thank G-d!) to heal our souls. In that spirit I present this week’s Good News Friday installment. UPDATE just before posting: … Continue reading

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Terrorism news that you might have missed

The reason you might have missed these terrorism updates is because the mainstream media outside of Israel doesn’t bother to report these attacks unless Israel hits back – and then you can be sure tat the headline will leads with … Continue reading

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This is a religious war, not a territorial dispute

In the aftermath of the Har Nof shul terror attack there have been some outstanding pieces in the various media on the root causes of Palestinian rejectionism.  Contrary to what most of the world believes, the Israel-Palestinian conflict is not … Continue reading

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