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Our Hebrew Roots will Form the Israeli Future
 
Three Soldiers Killed in Gaza Building Rigged with Explosives

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Gaza Fighting Doesn’t Save Jewish Community

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Latest Ceasefire Lasts 4 Minutes

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Safe From Hamas, Italian Reporter Reveals Truth About Gaza

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South America Recalls Ambassadors

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Outpouring of Love Too Much for Wounded Soldiers

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Gaza Belt Says ‘No’ to Ceasefire

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Peres: Return Gaza to PA Unity Go’vt Leader Mahmoud Abbas

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Chinese Hacker Group Steals Iron Dome Software

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Hamas Executes Dozens of Civilians in Gaza

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Looking for Rocket Launchers [video]

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IDF Ratchets Up Operation Protective Edge, 80 Targets Destroyed Overnight

July 30, 2014 - 11:23 AM
 
20 Dead in Attack on UNRWA School, Source of Fire Unknown

July 30, 2014 - 10:30 AM
 
Military Engagements Can Be Good…

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Day 23 of Operation ‘Protective Edge’ – The End or The Next Stage?

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For the Third Time, Rockets Found in UNRWA Schools

July 30, 2014 - 7:37 AM
 
Pirated Phone Conversation of Obama Slamming Bibi from Unverified Source

July 30, 2014 - 1:58 AM
 
Hamas TV: Dead Gaza Civilians Privileged to Have Died This Way

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MK to European envoys: “Day When Islamic Terror Will Reach Your Homes is Near”

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Hamas Faces Internal Dissension, Executes Shejaiyya Protesters

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book-Family-Frayda
 

Posted on: July 21st, 2014

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Written entirely through Frayda’s eyes, the reader is drawn by her unassuming personality.

book-I-Kings
 

Posted on: July 21st, 2014

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Adopting an ancient exegetical approach that is based on midrashic readings of the text, thematic connections that span between various books of the Bible are revealed.

book-Unify-A-Nation
 

Posted on: July 21st, 2014

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While Lipman comes from an ultra-Orthodox background and is an Orthodox rabbi, he offers a breath of fresh air when he suggests that “polarization caused by extremism and isolationism in the religious community may be the greatest internal threat to the future of the Jewish people”

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book-Hope-Merchant
 

Posted on: July 14th, 2014

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“Have you forgotten your dreams?” The Hope Merchant asks a defeated and hopeless Lily when she “happens” upon his shop.

book-Awesome-Creation
 

Posted on: July 14th, 2014

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The universe was created by God out of nothing; it has not always existed.

book-Outward
 

Posted on: July 14th, 2014

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He combined intellectual achievement with deep spirituality and religious devotion.

book-end-the-madness
 

Posted on: July 9th, 2014

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Of course it is disingenuous to tell a person from a non-rabbinic, non-rosh yeshiva home to make an effort.

book-The-Last-Commission
 

Posted on: July 3rd, 2014

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Green was an American volunteer in Israel’s 1948 War of Independence, but something happened In Israel that has haunted him ever since.

 

Posted on: July 3rd, 2014

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In this book, lovingly and admiringly written by Harry's wife Marion, his partner in all his endeavors, the reader is granted a ringside seat to every detail in how this project was conceived and carried to fruition.

book-Spritual-Technology
 

Posted on: July 3rd, 2014

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The author begins by distinguishing between what he calls inner/sacred technology and external/profane technology.

book-Damaged-Mirror
 

Posted on: July 2nd, 2014

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I often found myself holding my hands to my mouth in utter amazement at the power of the writing, sometimes so engrossed I forgot to breathe.

book-Medieval
 

Posted on: June 26th, 2014

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His students can attest that Rabbi Blau does not waste one extra word as he opens the richness of the text.

book-Shark-Mikvah
 

Posted on: June 26th, 2014

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Although the book is a light, and not to be taken in anyway as a halachic, treatise, there are some poignant moments and you may just learn a thing or two.

 

Posted on: June 20th, 2014

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Everyone involved had to be physically present in one office to get a book published.

Officer-and-a-Spy-062014
 

Posted on: June 20th, 2014

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Witnessed by Theodore Herzl, who was a journalist for a Viennese newspaper covering the trial, the cause célèbre became the spark that eventually caused the rise of the State of Israel in modern times.

Officer-Buckle-062014
 

Posted on: June 20th, 2014

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When I give this book, the parents look at the gold Caldecott Medal on the front cover and smile, but look up quizzically – a book for a newborn?

Adahan-062014
 

Posted on: June 19th, 2014

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Abusive men are usually on their best behavior before marriage. But they do provide clues.

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Lions-Gate-062014
 

Posted on: June 19th, 2014

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The Lion's Gate takes us from the dawn of the state in 1948, through intervening battles, to the lead-up to June 1967, and finally through the harrowing six days of fighting.

Photo courtesy of Ilir Bajraktari/The Tower
 

Posted on: June 19th, 2014

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For Halevi, however, the soldiers of the 55th were not only at the forefront of national triumph, but also became the flesh and blood manifestation of his love for the country and his desire to make the Land of Israel his home.

The seventh Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson
 

Posted on: June 19th, 2014

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This book is more than just a biography of one of the leading figures in the Jewish world of the past century.

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