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Posts Tagged: Jewish School

August 29, 2016 12:34 pm

Number of Arab Teachers in Jewish Schools Increases - Israel's Ministry of Education has successfully integrated more Arab teachers into Jewish schools, reporting a 40 percent increase in the last three years, according...

November 16, 2015 3:57 pm

In Aftermath of Paris Attacks, French-Jewish Children Afraid to Attend School

Following the major terror attacks in Paris on Friday, Jewish students in the city are afraid to go to school and some families are opting to...

October 15, 2015 10:39 am

Sydney Police Receive Letter Threatening to Kill Jews, With ISIS Photo of Severed Heads

Counter-terrorism officials are investigating a letter sent to a police station in Sydney, Australia, issuing threats against Jewish schools and others, the U.K.'S Daily Mail reported...

April 14, 2015 1:54 am

Two Jewish High Schools in France Earn Top Spots on Education-Ranking Lists - Two Jewish high schools made national news in France by topping two of the French media's annual education-ranking lists. More than 4,000 French...

February 2, 2015 3:58 am

Saving Informal Jewish Education to Save Ourselves - As the director of Camp Moshava, a religious Zionist camp in the Bnei Akiva network, I take great pride in the camper...

January 11, 2015 1:49 pm

Israeli President Demands of World Governments, Particularly France, to Protect Jewish Communities

Israel's President Reuven Rivlin demanded in a public statement on Sunday that the world's governments, particularly France, protect their local Jewish communities. "We demand of all...

February 8, 2013 2:18 pm

Marrying Out

Recently I have been asked once again to intervene in situations where a young Jew wants to marry a non-Jew. It is such a difficult...

November 27, 2012 3:42 pm

Not the Typical IDF Soldier’s Mom: Muslim Arab Mother Whose Son Serves in the IDF Speaks Out

Anet Haskia is not the typical mom of a soldier serving in the Israel Defense Forces. A Muslim Arab, who grew up in a mixed...

October 22, 2012 2:59 pm

A Tribute to My Mother on Her 70th Birthday

I have often wondered why the Bible includes 'Honor your father and mother' among the ten most important moral commandments, right up there with not...

April 6, 2012 11:33 am

Terrorism In France: Let’s Not Pretend Jews Aren’t The Targets

As the serial killing saga of self-styled Islamic extremist and al-Qaeda sympathizer, 23-year old Mohammed Merah, comes to a close in Toulouse, France,...

April 6, 2012 10:47 am

Pesach 2012 – Oil or Occupation

In an article in the New York Times, Thomas Friedman quotes an Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) study showing that there...

April 5, 2012 10:55 am

British PM Cameron: ‘Happy Passover’

British Prime Minister David Cameron had some warm words for his country's Jewish population (as well as Jews across the world), leading into the holiday...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Several Cyber Attacks Disrupt Major Websites Twitter, Netflix, Spotify

Several cyber attacks disrupted Web traffic on the East Coast Friday, shutting down access to some of the Web's most popular sites and frustrating their users. A slew of major sites...


Report: Presence of Russian Aircraft Carrier in Eastern Mediterranean Will ...

The impending arrival of Russia’s sole aircraft carrier -- the Admiral Kuznetsov -- off the coast of Syria has the...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...