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Posts Tagged: Ronn Torossian

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...

May 3, 2016 6:45 am
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Haaretz and New York Times Happily Excuse Palestinian Child Terrorists

A recent headline in Haaretz read, “Sharp Rise in the Number of Palestinian Children in Prison.” The article noted that there have been 438 Palestinian Arab youths put in Israeli jails since February....

March 17, 2016 6:33 am
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Ze’ev Jabotinsky on the Need for a Strong Jewish Army

Earlier this week, the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, an organization dedicated to supporting the men and women serving in the IDF, held its annual dinner...

March 2, 2016 6:16 am
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New Israel Fund Grantees Accuse Jewish State of Torture

Another week, another attempt to vilify Israel. Once again, this attempt comes from two NGOs --  HaMoked and B’Tselem -- that receive funding from the New...

Culture

Ancient Hebrew Inscriptions Found in Galilee Synagogue

JNS.org - Two ancient Hebrew inscriptions dating back some 1,800 years were found in the courtyard of an ancient synagogue in the...

Leah Adler, Steven Spielberg’s Mother, Dies at Age 97

She was a concert pianist and a painter and most recently the owner of a kosher restaurant in Los Angeles...

Features

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

World

Israeli TV Personality Lucy Aharish Tells San Diego Students How Pride in M...

A celebrity Israeli anchor who hosts a morning current-affairs program told an audience at San Diego State University (SDSU) earlier...

Israel

For First Time, Christian Arab Earns Spot in Elite Israeli Air Force Course

JNS.org - For the first time, a Christian Arab Israeli has been accepted into the military's prestigious pilots course, Israel Hayom has learned. The young man, whose name cannot be revealed, was among...

Middle East

Israeli Military Chief: We Are Operating ‘Under the Radar’ to Keep Hezb...

The IDF is “operating under the radar to prevent Hezbollah from getting stronger,” Israel’s military chief told a key Knesset...

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