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Zachary Lichaa is the former Web Editor of The Algemeiner.

ARTICLES BY: Zachary Lichaa

September 27, 2012 2:44 pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...


10 Things That Happen During the Holidays — Only in Israel

1. Everyone wishes you a happy new year, easy fast and happy holiday -- just as they do for Christmas in...

Israel Advocate Wants to Change Views About Jewish State, One Tattoo at a Time

“Low-brow” art forms can be a powerful advocacy tool, the head of a...


IDF Fortifies Lebanon Border to Fend off Future Hezbollah Infiltration -- The Israel Defense Forces is fortifying a stretch of the Lebanese border to prepare for possible infiltration by Hezbollah fighters in a future conflict. The 18.6-mile endeavor consists of a series of...

Middle East

Arab States Pressuring PA President Abbas to Resolve Internal Palestinian D...

Saudi Arabia, Egypt and other Arab states are piling pressure on Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to resolve divisions in his Fatah party...