Tag Archives: Queen Elizabeth

RIP Queen Elizabeth II

On Thursday afternoon we heard the sad news of the death of Queen Elizabeth II. Despite the fact that I left England almost 45 years ago, I was surprised at how sad I felt at this news. I’m trying to … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Here is the latest installment in my Good News Friday series. My first item comes from my old homeland, England, where the Queen awarded an OBE to British-Israeli Professor Penelope Ur, for her work in promoting the English language: Prof. … Continue reading

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BDS craziness of the day

A small item in the Algemeiner caught my eye this morning, and it goes to illustrate the utter madness of the BDS (boycott divest sanctions) hate brigade. A huge pink diamond, 35.6 karats, has been given to Queen Elizabeth as … Continue reading

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