J Street Reveals Speaker Calls For Israel’s Destruction [Video]

J Street Reveals Speaker Calls For Israel’s Destruction [Video]

On National Public Radio, J Street is presented as a liberal Jewish group that supports Israel in its own way. In reality, J Street is nothing of the sort. It is a group that seeks the destruction of the State of Israel, and opposes a Jewish state by any definition. At a recent meeting...

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A Moroccan Version of Khad Gadya [Video]

A Moroccan Version of Khad Gadya [Video]

The song “Khad Gadya is frequently sung after Passover seders around the world. Following is a Moroccan version of this song, which is considered to be an allegory about the various  nations that have ruled over and oppressed the Jewish people throughout history. The following is a Moroccan version of this classic Passover song.

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Viktor Frankl and Logotherapy [Video]

Viktor Frankl and Logotherapy [Video]

Viktor Frankl, was trained as a psychiatrist before World War Two. Although he had permission to come to the US with his wife, Frankl chose to stay in Austria, where his high position offered his family protection. As a result, Frankl and his entire family were deported to concentration camps. In the concentration camps,...

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Shabbat Shalom Dear Readers Parshat Tzav 5775

Shabbat Shalom Dear Readers Parshat Tzav 5775

The following is a revised version of an article that appeared on Globe Tribune.Info on April 15, 2011. This week, Parshat Tzav, will be ushered in in New York City by candle lighting at 6:58 PM, 18 minutes before sunset in Brooklyn,NY. In other cities, even a short distance away, the time that Shabbat...

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US Declassifies Israel Nuke Info

US Declassifies Israel Nuke Info

By declassifying sensitive information about Israel’s nuclear capabilities, The Obama administration has made it clear that America’s President is not America’s ally.

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The Cost of Cheap Clothing [Video]

The Cost of Cheap Clothing [Video]

There are many incentives to produce clothing and electronics overseas. Countries such as Bangla Desh and Indonesia have little protection for workers, or any sort of social safety net. Wages are a tiny fraction of what they would be in developed nations such as Germany, Canada or the US.Consumers in developed nations benefit from...

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German Jews In Argentina [Video]

German Jews In Argentina [Video]

Many Jews from Germany emigrated to Argentina in the years leading up to World War Two. A considerable number of them fashioned a Jewish identity that constituted an attempt to blend aspects of German culture that are not seen as inimical to being Jewish. The following documentary portrays a German Jewish family from Southern...

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Music From Bajaga I Instruktori [Videos]

Music From Bajaga I Instruktori [Videos]

One of the most popular bands of the former Yugoslavia comes from Serbia. Bajaga i Instruktori, which takes its name in part from its lead singer Momčilo Bajagić “Bajaga”, who was the guitarist for the hard rock band Riblja Čorba. Following are some of the band’s biggest hits.

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Greek Government Examines Unpaid Wartime Loans To Third Reich

Greek Government Examines Unpaid Wartime Loans To Third Reich

70 Years after the end of World War Two, a seldom discussed aspect of Germany’s relationship to the occupied nations of Europe has emerged.As an occupying power, Nazi Germany strong armed loans from Greek banks. A loan is a loan, and now Greece is asking for repayment.

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A Greenpeace Opponent of “Climate Change” Speaks Out [Video]

A Greenpeace Opponent of “Climate Change” Speaks Out [Video]

The “global warming” and “climate change” debate has miscast many caring people as enemies of a clean planet. The United States is a far cleaner, less polluted place than it was fifty years ago. When I was a child, fishing in the Charles River, it was mostly carp, sunfish, eels and other “garbage fish”...

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Netanyahu Defeats Leftist Opponents And Obama Campaign Against Him

Netanyahu Defeats Leftist Opponents And Obama Campaign Against Him

Israeli voters handed Prime Minister Netanyahu a decisive victory over the Zionist Union, led by Isaac Herzog and Tzipi Livni. As persuasive as “bread and butter” issues might have been, threats to Israel’s very existence need to be addressed decisively. Opposition to Netanyahu from the White House may have worked in Netanyahu’s favour.

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Announcement To Readers Regarding Google Adsense

Announcement To Readers Regarding Google Adsense

Almost two years ago, I posted an article about videotaped beheadings by Syrian rebels. The video was graphic and disturbing and labeled as such. I felt that the recorded material was relevant to any decisions lawmakers might make about dealing with Syrian rebels, and assessing their claims to promote a just and civil society....

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Massive Nationalist Rally In Tel Aviv

Massive Nationalist Rally In Tel Aviv

There are many people in Israel who oppose the Obama supported “Zionist Union, people who truly support a strong Israel. Today, an estimated 100,000 of them held a rally in Tel Aviv. Arutz Sheva article  

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A Fascination With π (Video)

A Fascination With π (Video)

The number “pi” which describes the circumference of a circle divided by its circumference. Commonly represented by the number 3.14. In reality, it stretches out to an infinite number of digits without repeating a pattern, repeating ad infinitum or coming to an end. How can pi stretch into an infinite number of digits from...

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Syrian Christians Form Militias to Defend Homes and Families [Videos]

Syrian Christians Form Militias to Defend Homes and Families [Videos]

Heart rending stories have emerged from Syria and Iraq of atrocities committed against non Muslim minorities. Far from denying such accusations, ISIS members revel in the reputation for cruelty that they have established.Now, Christians whose presence in Syria goes back two thousand years and more have banded together to defend themselves from ISIS. Following...

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Music From B1 of Zambia [Videos]

Music From B1 of Zambia [Videos]

Bruce Simbwalanga, who performs under  known as B1 is one of the most popular musicians in Zambia today. His popularity extends well beyond Zambia’s borders in neighbouring countries. He sings in languages indigenous to Zambia, with occasional phrases in English. Following is some of his music, which serves as a reminder of the vast...

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A Public Service Announcement About Passover Cleaning [Videos]

A Public Service Announcement About Passover Cleaning [Videos]

There are a many people who go far beyond the requirements of law in cleaning for Pesach, which has been described as the one Jewish holiday when it’s OK to be OCD.

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Shabbat Shalom Dear Readers Parshat Vayakhel-Pekudei 5775

Shabbat Shalom Dear Readers Parshat Vayakhel-Pekudei 5775

This Shabbat, Parshat Vayakhel Pekudei, candle lighting will be at 6:42 PM in Brooklyn New York. The double parsha is the final reading in the book of Shemot, also known as the book of Exodus. In addition, the month of Nissan, in which Passover occurs is blessed this Shabbat. One of the practices on...

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A Candid Look At Israel’s Electoral Choices

A Candid Look At Israel’s Electoral Choices

The Obama administration has openly declared its intention to orchestrate the defeat of Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. In addition to its extensive problems with its Arab neighbours, Israelis struggle to make ends meet on salaries that are widely seen as being too low. The price of a house, as well as the price...

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Hillel Neuer Owns PLO Rep On Al Jazeera [Video]

Hillel Neuer Owns PLO Rep On Al Jazeera [Video]

The United Nations has routinely been a forum for vilification of Israel. Use of civilians as human shields as well as attacks on Israeli civilian targets. Hillel Neuer of UN Watch has addressed these attacks on Israel, and presented Israel’s case in front of hostile audiences. In the following video, Hillel Neuer appears in...

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American States That Were Countries [Video]

American States That Were Countries [Video]

There are four American states that were, prior to their inclusion in the union, independent countries. California, Vermont, Texas and Hawaii were all sovereign nations. Hawaii was perhaps the most reluctant to join the United States, a move that was championed by American businesses, at the expense of indigenous Hawaiians. The following video discusses...

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Finnish Rock Music From Uniklubi [Video]

Finnish Rock Music From Uniklubi [Video]

Uniklubi, a band whose name translates from Finnish as “Dream Club” is a progressive rock band from Finland that sings in the Finnish language. Their music sounds a somewhat like Metallica. The band was founded in 1999. Following is some of their music.

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Music of Luar Na Lubre of Galicia [Videos]

Music of Luar Na Lubre of Galicia [Videos]

Spain is a land of ethnic and linguistic diversity. In addition to Spanish, Catalan, another Romance language is spoken in the north of Spain. In addition, Basque, a language unrelated to any other language spoken on earth, is spoken in northeastern Spain.Another Romance language spoken in northwestern Spain. Galician is close to Portuguese, and...

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Unexpected Support For Netanyahu From Arab Nations

Unexpected Support For Netanyahu From Arab Nations

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has received validation of his warnings about Iran from a surprising source. Western Journalism reports as follows. Faisal Abbas, editor-in-chief of the English version of Al-Arabiya, wrote an op-ed entitled, “President Obama, listen to Netanyahu on Iran.” Abbas wrote, “In just a few words, Mr. Netanyahu managed to accurately...

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