Tag Archives: Jews

Telling it like it is

It is so refreshing to come across commentators and journalists who don’t mince their words on politically-incorrect subjects and tell it like it is. One of them is the wonderfully outspoken Pat Condell who has produced another hard-hitting video, (via … Continue reading

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After the Paris murders, ambivalence about Aliya

The funerals of the four Jewish victims of the terrorist attack on the Paris kosher supermarket took place in Jerusalem on Tuesday. Family and friends and Israeli political leaders delivered eulogies in a very moving ceremony which was impressively well-attended … Continue reading

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After the Paris murders: Islam and the West, and blaming the Jews

The horrific terrorist murders in Paris have led to much thinking and opining about the root causes of the attacks and Muslim hostility towards the West and the Jews.  The prime root cause in my humble opinion is Western denial … Continue reading

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4 killed in kosher supermarket attack in Paris; all terrorists are killed

The conclusion to the kosher supermarket terrorist siege (which I posted about briefly yesterday) ended badly, with the murder of four of the hostages, all Jewish men. The four Jewish victims of the supermarket attack are: Yoav Hattab, Philippe Braham, … Continue reading

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New terror attack against Jewish supermarket in Paris while police close in on Charlie Hebdo shooters

As I mentioned in my previous post I don’t usually post anything after my Good News Friday post, but these are extraordinary times.  France is turning into a war zone with multiple terror attacks taking place at the same time. … Continue reading

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Israel as a Jewish State

Were you as surprised as I was to discover that there is no actual law enshrining Israel’s status as a Jewish state and the homeland of the Jewish People? This is the background to the latest political kerfuffle in Israeli … Continue reading

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