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Zachary Lichaa is the former Web Editor of The Algemeiner.

ARTICLES BY: Zachary Lichaa


September 27, 2012 2:44 pm
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Netanyahu Makes the Case Against a Nuclear Iran at UN Speech

Opening his speech with a complete rebuke of remarks given by the Iranian president just over 24 hours earlier, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

August 15, 2012 9:57 am
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Sacramento Chooses Ashkelon as “Sister City”

California's capital city has chosen Ashkelon in Israel as its sister city.  Residents of Sacramento voted in favor of the selection on Tuesday night, after...

August 10, 2012 9:45 am
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Jury Deliberates in Case of Shangri-La Owner and Jewish Fundraisers

A jury in Santa Monica, CA is in the final stages of its deliberations over a case involving the owner of the Shangri-La Hotel and...

July 27, 2012 10:05 am
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Rudy Giuliani: Obama as Friend of Israel Is “Biggest Joke I’ve Ever Heard” (VIDEO)

Former New York City Mayor and presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani recently called President Obama "the least supportive president" of Israel in American history and says...

July 25, 2012 9:17 am
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Romney: “People of Israel Deserve Better” Than Obama

Ynet - Ahead of his first official trip outside the United States, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney accused President Barack Obama of "shabby treatment" of...

July 24, 2012 11:29 am
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New Yorkers Break Out the Wine, Money for Israeli Baseball

Following The World Baseball Classic's expansion of the international competition to include 28 teams in 2013, from the 16 teams that competed in 2009, baseball officials in...

July 11, 2012 10:00 am
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Jewish Republicans: U.S. Jews Have “Buyers Remorse” With Obama

JPost - The lack of support for US President Barack Obama from Jews in Israel acted as a harbinger for their counterparts in the ...

June 22, 2012 3:47 pm
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Putin’s First Stop in Israel at New Red Army Memorial, Syria and Iran Come After (PHOTOS)

A historic memorial dedicated to the Red Army's victory over Nazi forces during World War II will open next week in Netanya, Israel. The monument is...

June 8, 2012 12:40 pm
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Trustee Blasts CUNY Anti-Israel “Homonationalism and Pinkwashing” Conference

The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies at City University of New York plans to hold a conference on "Homonationalism and Pinkwashing" next year, which...

May 11, 2012 4:13 pm
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One Year Later: The Case of Yanky Ostreicher, Held in Bolivia Without Charge

Yanky Ostreicher , an American-Jewish citizen from New York state was arrested in Bolivia nearly one year ago and has been held by federal authorities...

May 10, 2012 10:28 am
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Russian Jewish Leader Doubts Putin’s Commitment to Protecting Russia’s Jews

During a meeting with Russian Jewish Congress head Yury Kanner, Vladimir Putin's commitment to protecting the security of Russian Jews was placed in doubt. "I don't...

May 8, 2012 5:16 pm
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French Artist Ron Agam: Europe’s Upheaval and Sarkozy’s Exit Perilous for Jews

France has elected its new President, Socialist Francois Hollande, and while financial markets react to the vote, along with the rise of right-wing extremists in...

March 27, 2012 8:39 am
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President Obama Attempts to Diffuse Tensions Over Comments to Medvedev in Seoul (VIDEO)

As President Obama helped lead the charge in South Korea on Tuesday for securing materials around the world that can be used to make a...

March 20, 2012 12:22 pm
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Investigation into French Murders Continues, 3 Men in Nazi Flag Photo Released

The manhunt for Monday's killer of 4 people at a Jewish school in Southern France, who authorities believe may be linked to three other murders...

Culture

Remembering a Military Photographer — and a Forgotten Israeli Hero

JNS.org - On Israel’s Memorial Day earlier this month, the family and friends...

Now Museum Pieces, Yiddish Typewriters Tell the Story of a Once-Vibrant Culture

Not long after the first models appeared on the market in the 1870s, the typewriter...

Features

Abraham Foxman Talks Antisemitism, BDS, and Mel Gibson

Abraham Foxman is the National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League and a Holocaust survivor. He is the author of...

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

World

Rabbi Assaulted in Argentina by Gang Shouting Antisemitic Slurs

JNS.org - An Argentinian rabbi returning from prayer services on Saturday evening was physically attacked by a group of individuals yelling racial slurs against Jews, according to a report in The Jerusalem...

Israel

Braving the Heat, Hundreds of Thousands Flock to Meron for Lag B’Omer

JNS.org - Despite a massive heat wave, thousands converged on the northern Israeli town of Meron from Wednesday night through Thursday to celebrate Lag B’Omer at the tomb of Rabbi Shimon...

Middle East

Revolutionary Guards Commander: Iran-US Tension Is a ‘Clash of Wills&...

The standoff between Iran and the United States is a "clash of wills," a senior commander of Iran’s powerful Revolutionary...

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