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Posts Tagged: Holocaust Remembrance Day

July 27, 2016 1:59 pm
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DNC Staffer Argues Over Honoring Holocaust Remembrance Day

JNS.org - A Democratic National Committee (DNC) staff member questioned whether Holocaust Remembrance Day was worth publishing a statement to honor the day, the Daily Caller...

May 13, 2016 7:42 am
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Israel’s Moral Compass Is Just Fine, Thank You

Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon has one of the most coveted portfolios in the government, but lately he seems to be vying for a different...

May 11, 2016 6:56 am
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A Personal Take on Victory Day and Honoring Russian-Jewish WWII Veterans (VIDEO)

JNS.org - While Israel’s annual Holocaust commemoration day, Yom HaShoah, has now passed, another memorial day took place May 9. On what is known as "Victory Day," or simply as...

May 10, 2016 10:32 am
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Netanyahu and Deputy IDF Chief Reconcile After Divisive Holocaust Remarks

JNS.org - Less than a week after Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Deputy Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Yair Golan made controversial remarks in a Holocaust Remembrance...

May 8, 2016 10:15 am
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London’s First Muslim Mayor to Attend Ceremony Marking Holocaust Remembrance Day

A day after being sworn into office, London's new mayor, Sadiq Khan will attend the city's main commemoration ceremony for Yom HaShoah (Holocaust remembrance day)...

May 5, 2016 9:22 am
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Israel Marks Holocaust Remembrance Day With Ceremonies, Events Across Country

The State of Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day on Thursday with ceremonies and events across the country, honoring the memory of six million Jews murdered...

May 5, 2016 7:34 am
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A Shocking Mockery of Holocaust Remembrance

The deputy chief of the Israeli army seems to be trying to compete with his boss in the arena of supplying Israel's enemies with political...

May 5, 2016 6:22 am
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What the Yom HaShoah Siren Means to Israelis

JNS.org - Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day. At 10 a.m. all throughout Israel, a countrywide air-raid siren wails. That sound is alarming and too familiar for many...

May 4, 2016 3:42 pm
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Young Diaspora Jews Learn About Holocaust Through Unique Israeli Perspective

JNS.org - Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom HaShoah in Hebrew, challenges Israelis to acknowledge, remember, and respect the impact of such a dark time in Jewish...

January 29, 2016 5:37 am
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Commemorating Dead Jews While Hating the Living

‎"The battle for the equal value of all people and against antisemitism and racism is a part of foreign ‎policy. Sweden and the EU have...

January 27, 2016 6:37 pm
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Swedish FM Mocked on Social Media for ‘Hypocritical’ Holocaust Statement After ‘Justifying Palestinian Terror Against Israelis’

Israelis reacted with contempt to the Holocaust Remembrance Day statement issued by the Swedish foreign minister on Wednesday, with comments on social media mocking Margot Wallström...

January 27, 2016 3:18 pm
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On Holocaust Remembrance Day, Iran Cartoon Contest Has Policy Implications

JNS.org - As millions of people around the world mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Jan. 27, this year’s Iranian government-sponsored Holocaust cartoon contest is not...

June 15, 2015 4:33 pm
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Israel Crisis Averted in Missouri as Biology Professor’s Anti-Zionist Course Nixed

JNS.org - A University of Missouri (MU) fall 2015 honors tutorial that pro-Israel students felt would promote bigotry and misinformation on their college campus has been...

April 29, 2015 5:52 pm
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Remembering Bergen Belsen, So That We Never Forget

So here I am again, moping around another Nazi concentration camp. Why do I keep taking these hellish trips? To Auschwitz, Buchenwald, Dachau, Plaszów, and today...

Culture

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron (REVIEW)

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron, By Colin Shindler, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2015, 411 pp. Finally, the student of...

‘Jewish Oscars’ Raises Over $500,000 for Special IDF Brigade

A glamorous New York City event hosted by a non-profit organization on Saturday...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

Over 1,500 ISIS Fighters Have Entered Europe With Orders to Carry Out Attac...

More than 1,500 jihadists fighting with ISIS in Syria and Iraq have returned to Europe with orders to “carry out...

Israel

Report: With Iran as Top Priority, Israeli Delegation Meets With Trump Team...

A delegation of Israeli officials traveled to the US this week and met with members of US President-elect Donald Trump’s...

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