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Posts Tagged: Ronn Torossian

April 27, 2017 12:12 pm
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Why Is CUNY Honoring and Supporting BDS?

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously “blackballed a dozen foreign companies for supporting the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel.” As the New York...

April 10, 2017 5:23 pm
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Israel’s Natural Gas Supply Is a Game-Changer

“Russia Cuts Gas, and Europe Shivers,” the New York Times reported on January 6, 2009, after Russia shut off gas exports to Europe due to a pricing...

March 22, 2017 6:41 am
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The Brooklyn Library Must Not Allow Norman Finkelstein to Lecture on Israel

Those who oppose Israel should not be given open forums in New York City's publicly-funded venues. But -- as New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind recently uncovered -- the Brooklyn Public Library...

December 23, 2016 2:55 am
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This Hanukkah, Let’s Celebrate Christian Friends of Israel

In a rare cosmological event, the first day of Hanukkah lands on Christmas Day this year -- something that has happened only four times in the past...

November 17, 2016 7:17 am
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Placing Faith in Donald Trump on Israel

After one of the most hostile anti-Israel administrations ever, Steve Bannon, the newly-appointed chief strategist and senior adviser to Donald Trump, will attend the Zionist Organization of...

November 14, 2016 7:36 am
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Trump Will Be President; Deal With It

This was a hard-fought, ugly election. Now it's over. To quote President Obama, the losing side has to "deal with it." The Republicans will control the House,...

November 3, 2016 6:36 am
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Reflections on the Death of a Parent

A very good friend of mine recently lost his father. Naturally, this brought back thoughts of when my mother, Penny Waga, died in 2013. It also reminded...

October 31, 2016 6:33 am
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Philanthropists Must Support Jewish Studies on College Campuses

Many American colleges and universities have come under fire as a result of an increasingly anti-Israel atmosphere and an uptick in antisemitic incidents on campus. Combined with rampant...

October 28, 2016 8:25 am
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Curt Schilling Is Right: Jews Should Vote Republican

Baseball legend Curt Schilling has been in political hot water since his recent appearance on CNN  in which he questioned why Jews support the Democratic Party. Schilling,...

September 15, 2016 4:54 am
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Netanyahu’s #NoFilter Moment

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did something courageous and correct by releasing a video in which he said that Palestinian Arabs seek the “ethnic cleansing” of Israeli...

August 16, 2016 5:14 am
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Email Leak Exposes George Soros’ Anti-Israel Agenda

Recent email leaks have shed light on some of the most notable issues in the news today. The recent hack of the Democratic National Committee showed how dirty politics...

June 27, 2016 1:24 am
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Spending Shabbat in Beverly Hills

When traveling, it’s enjoyable to encounter different Jewish communities and synagogues. I spent this past Shabbat in Beverly Hills, California, and it was no different. A client put...

May 17, 2016 6:44 am
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Standing Up for Israel on Social Media

Too often when Israel is featured in the news, it is for something negative. Yet, the reality is that there are so many great stories...

May 12, 2016 6:40 am
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Judaica and Memorabilia Connect Us To the Past

A date in a calendar is strengthened when history can be held and cherished. Last week, Israel remembered the Holocaust, and this week marked Memorial Day for...

Features

Israeli-German Spat Highlights Europe’s Funding of BDS and Terror

JNS.org - A diplomatic spat between Israel and Germany has provided a prominent platform...

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv

JNS.org - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...

World

Dozens of Pro-Israel Groups Call on Tufts President to Take Action After BD...

Forty-five pro-Israel organizations signed a letter that was sent on Thursday to the president of Tufts University demanding that action...

Israel

At 69, Israel’s Population Stands at 8.68 Million

JNS.org - Israel has approximately 8.68 million residents, the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics reported on Thursday, ahead of the country’s 69th Independence Day next week. The number includes 6.48 million Jewish residents, accounting for 74.7 percent...

Middle East

Islamic Cleric Favored by PA President Abbas: Israel Waging War on Muslims ...

Israel is waging war on Muslims with drugs and "sex mania," a leading Islamic cleric in the Palestinian Authority alleged during...

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