Obama-hate – an early warning system

Obama-hate – an early warning system

Obama-hate as an early warning system against repellent people – Chemi Shalev – Haaretz 23.02.16 I seriously don’t mind people blasting Obama’s policies to kingdom come… But when they go from there to tirades about Obama’s sinister efforts to harm America or his...
Inside Netanyahu’s National Security Council

Inside Netanyahu’s National Security Council

The diplomatic view from inside Netanyahu’s National Security Council – BESA Center 26.02.16 Col. (res.) Dr. Eran Lerman discusses his six-year tenure as deputy for foreign policy and international affairs at the National Security Council in the Israeli Prime...
PLO Committee meets with hundreds of Israelis

PLO Committee meets with hundreds of Israelis

RAMALLAH-Israeli and Palestinian politicians have seldom met since the collapse of the latest round of peace talks in April 2014. However, the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) Committee for Interaction with Israeli Society has arranged hundreds of meetings...
More Knesset moves on religion and state

More Knesset moves on religion and state

Giving mikvehs to rabbinate will affect more than just Reform Jews – Amanda Borschel-Dan – The Times of Israel 22.02.16 In moving to bypass Supreme Court ruling on opening ritual baths to all, politicians may be drowning their own constituents Read article here And...
Wedding book of couple killed at Auschwitz

Wedding book of couple killed at Auschwitz

How a Dutch thrift store returned the wedding book of a couple killed at Auschwitz – JTA – 24.02.16 Photo shows young couple on wedding day, two months before they were deported to Auschwitz. Discovery coincides with other developments relating to the Holocaust and...