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Posts Tagged: Israel Holocaust

May 12, 2016 7:00 am
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Israel’s Independence Day: We Have a Lot to Celebrate

Last week, we commemorated the genocidal murder of 6 million Jews – the most barbaric episode in our 2,000 years of exile which was sporadically...

May 6, 2016 6:54 am
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We Remember the Holocaust, But We Go On

During the Shoah, a darkness descended upon the earth the likes of which have rarely been seen in the history of humankind. Irrespective of how...

January 20, 2016 6:28 pm
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The Economist: ‘Israelis Seem Especially Susceptible to Hysteria’

A 2012 Economist article claimed that Israelis and their Prime Minister fear Iran because they suffer from “Auschwitz complex” -- a “ghetto mentality” evidently based on obsessing over past suffering...

November 20, 2015 5:48 am
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The Sounds of Broken Glass: Reflections on Kristallnacht and Israel

JNS.org - This month, Jews around the world came together in synagogues, community centers, and schools to commemorate Kristallnacht — the night of broken glass. We do...

October 9, 2015 4:30 am
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Palestinian Activist Given Platform, Money to Spew Hate in Cambridge, MA

Bassam Tamimi, the Palestinian propagandist who has made a name for himself by using his children as props in regular confrontations with Israeli soldiers, has...

August 4, 2015 7:36 am
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Could a Jewish State Have Stopped the Holocaust? (REVIEW)

When Ambassador Yehuda Avner heard then-Prime Minister Shimon Peres address a large crowd on Holocaust Remembrance Day in Israel, he listened as Peres apologized to the six million Jews...

September 1, 2014 9:04 am
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The New York Times’ Holocaust Blood Libel

In today's world, it is chic to use the Holocaust in order to promote your own agenda. And now it's being used by activists against...

July 14, 2014 12:07 am
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Abbas, Auschwitz, and Palestinian Strategy

JNS.org - It was often remarked that the late Palestine Liberation Organization leader, Yasser Arafat, would sound moderate when speaking in English and utterly...

May 5, 2014 7:30 am
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BBC Trending Invents New Israeli ‘Law’ on the Holocaust

A sensationalist article that appeared in the Features & Analysis section of the BBC News website's Middle East page under the title "Too young for...

May 2, 2014 7:22 am
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Israel and the Palestinians: Zero Sum Suffering

For Palestinians, suffering -- and sympathy for suffering -- is a zero-sum game. Sympathy used up on the Holocaust means less for Palestinians in the...

April 25, 2014 9:15 am
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Are ‘Peace’ Conferences a Waste of Time?

I recently had occasion to attend a conference of politicians and theologians in Vienna. It was sponsored by the InterAction Council, an organization of former...

April 23, 2014 9:26 am
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Will Israel Make Use of Nazi Slurs and Symbols Punishable by Law?

JNS.org - There's little doubt that U.S. native MK Rabbi Dov Lipman (Yesh Atid) takes great pride, but at the same time grasps the...

January 27, 2014 8:34 pm
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Ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day, PA Compares Israel to Nazis

JNS.org - A few days ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the official Palestinian Authority (PA) newspaper published an op-ed claiming Israeli Prime...

January 27, 2014 2:22 pm
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Danny Danon: Three Lessons From Auschwitz on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

JNS.org - I am overwhelmed, at Auschwitz, on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, where I join somberly with fellow Israeli leaders to remember and...

Culture

Belieb It: Justin Bieber to Perform in Israel in 2017

JNS.org -- Canadian pop star Justin Bieber will perform in Israel as part of his upcoming 2017 international tour. The singer announced...

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...

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

‘Proud’ Jewish Actor Andrew Garfield Winning Plaudits for Playing Chris...

American-British Jewish actor Andrew Garfield is drawing critical acclaim for his portrayal of Christians in two potential Oscar candidate films. Garfield,...

Israel

Facing Evacuation, Amona Settlers Plan Resistance Campaign

Facing a court-ordered evacuation, residents of the Jewish settlement outpost of Amona in the West Bank are digging in for a fight to the finish. Vowing fierce but nonviolent resistance,...

Middle East

Six Dead in Bombing Attack Near Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt

At least six people have been killed in a bomb attack on a road leading to the Great Pyramid of Giza - a tourist attraction popular with British holiday-makers.

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