Tag Archives: terrorism

The world’s gone mad – attacks all over Europe and beyond

It has come to the situation where you wake up in the morning and are scared to turn on the news for fear of hearing about yet another ISIS-inspired atrocity, a mass shooting, hostage taking or worse. Europe is under … Continue reading

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Shiva Asar B’Tammuz 5776 – time for an antisemitism update

Religious Jews the world over are marking the fast of 17th of Tammuz today (since the 17th fell on Shabbat, the fast has been deferred to today, the 18th). The fast day, from sunrise to sunset, marks the start of … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Seeing the Middle East glass half-full

This is a guest post by frequent contributor Brian Goldfarb, who puts a more optimistic light on the news from our region. At the time of writing, things aren’t that great here in the UK: Corbyn is still Leader of … Continue reading

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Labour investigates its own antisemitism, finds nothing, insults Israel and Jews

True to his promise earlier this year, following several instances of antisemitism in his party, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn commissioned an inquiry into antisemitism in the party, chaired by Shami Chakrabarti.  Sadly the investigation descended from farce into outrage and … Continue reading

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The victim of Friday’s shooting attack: Rabbi Michael Mark, father of 10

The latest victim of Arab anti-Jewish terror (mentioned in Friday’s post) is Rabbi Michael “Miki” Mark, who was the Director of Otniel Yeshiva. Rabbi Michael “Miki” Mark, 48, a father of 10 and the director-general of the Otniel Yeshiva was … Continue reading

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Not quite Good News Friday

After the terrible news from yesterday, with the murder of young Hallel Yafa Ariel by a despicable terrorist, followed by another terrorist stabbing of two Israelis in Netanya yesterday evening, badly injuring one of them, I can hardly bring myself … Continue reading

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