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Good News Friday

Another in my Good News Friday series. This week’s good news comes in the form of a very talented Jewish young woman from America, Aly Reisman, who won 2 medals in gymnastics in the London Olympics. But not only is … Continue reading

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An Olympian Silence

Forty years ago, at the 1972 Munich Olympics, 11 Israeli athletes were murdered by Palestinian terrorists. The families of the slain athletes have campaigned ever since for an official minute’s silence in their memory, and every Olympics they have been … Continue reading

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