Israel has a great deal at stake in the war against ISIS, which is really one of many heads to the same monster. But Israel, the Jew among nations, is the one country that will never be acknowledged, courted or thanked, at least publicly by the many nations facing the same threat.
Jewish Interest (In Israel and Abroad)
This article is based upon an article that appeared last year on Globe Tribune.Info. This week, Parshat Nitzavim Vayeilech, candle lighting in Brooklyn, NY will be at 6:41 PM. Chabad.org has a convenient section of their site for looking up candle lighting time in your locality, as well as other sections with articles that can […]
The very title of “The Death of Klinghoffer” sanitises a murder that would be, by any standard cowardly and disgusting. Leon Klinghoffer was a wheelchair bound American who happened to be Jewish, and who happened to be sailing with an Italian cruise ship, the Achille Lauro. Fueled by grievances against Jews and Israel, one of […]
The following anecdote showed up on my Facebook page, compliments of Ilana Eberson. A few years ago, the terrorist organization Hamas, sent a gift to the President of Israel in an elaborate box with a note. After having the box checked for safety reasons, the President of Israel, Mr. Shimon Peres, opened the box and […]
Back in the days of Nikita Khrushchev in the former Soviet Union, there was a long list of “economic crimes” that could result in long prison sentences or even execution by firing squad. Selling black market flour, vegetables or gasoline, as well as illegal trading in western currency was strictly illegal yet widely engaged in. […]
This article is a revised edition of an article that appeared last year on GlobeTribune.Info. This week, parshat Ki Tavo, candle lighting will be at 6:52 PM in Brooklyn,NY. Chabad.org has a section of their web site where you can look up candle lighting in your locality. One article in this week’s Chabad.org deals […]
This week, Parshat Ki Seitze will be read in synagogue from the Sefer Devarim. (Book of Deuteronomy) In Brooklyn, NY, candle lighting will be at 7:04 PM. Candle lighting is 18 minutes before sunset. Shabbat ends in New York City at 8:36PM. The times of candle lighting differ from city to City. Chabad.org has a section […]
President Obama receives daily reports of beheadings, destruction of Christian religious sites and “infidel” women being auctioned off for $10.00. President Obama is left seething with rage, not at ISIS rebels, but at Benjamin Netanyahu and at Israel for defending itself.Is this a political problem or a mental health issue?
For years, two of my major annoyances have been Lady Gaga and Mike Bloomberg. My dislike for Lady Gaga was simply a matter of taste, and my dislike for Bloomberg was due to what I perceived as his “nanny state” proclivities. Now, Lady Gaga and Bloomberg have stolen my thunder. Lady Gaga has announced a […]
As of 10:15 PM, Facebook had a page up accusing Jews of ritual murder of children. Facebook had the following to say about the page, which repeats allegations that have resulted in entire Jewish communities being wiped out in pogroms. “We revised our decision on your report of Jewish ritual murder,” a message sent to […]