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Posts Tagged: Ten Commandments

August 30, 2017 10:08 am
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Antisemitism in US Superseded by 400-Year-Old Civic Foundations

Contrary to European antisemitism, the recent episodes of antisemitism in the US -- such as hundreds of white supremacists bearing torches and giving the Nazi...

May 1, 2016 6:37 am
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What Is Good?

The core question of any discussion about ethics is: What is “good”? If we humans think we ought to have some standards of behavior and...

June 20, 2014 3:52 pm
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GEEOHDEE

It has now become a requirement of Orthodoxy that wherever one writes the word made up of the letters GEE OH DEE in reference to...

February 27, 2013 1:52 am
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Two Types of Religious Encounter

Framing the epic events of this week's sedra (Bible portion) are two objects - the two sets of tablets, the first given before, the...

February 5, 2013 11:51 am
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Peres in Knesset Opening Speech: Israel’s Enemies Should Not be “Mistaken About Our Abilities Both Overt and Covert”

Israeli President Shimon Peres opened the 19th Knesset today with a warning: "I recommend to our enemies not to be mistaken about our abilities both...

December 7, 2012 12:34 pm
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Is British Journalism Antisemitic?

On the front page of this week's Jewish Chronicle, tabloid legend Kelvin MacKenzie asks: 'Is British journalism basically antisemitic?' Kelvin, a former editor of The Sun...

November 7, 2011 12:01 am
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An Unforgiving Electorate Invites Mediocrity in Public Office

Readers of this column will know that last week my wife and I, thank God, married off our eldest child. What they will not...

August 21, 2011 4:15 am
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Decline and Fall of British Spirituality

Who is a responsible for the moral rot that has set in Britain? The police are blaming the youth for being hooligans, as...

Culture

A Wartime Tragedy Resurfaces in Berlinale Refugee Study

Decades after he won a Silver Bear prize for a pioneering film about the fate of Jews fleeing Nazi Germany,...

Features

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

World

US Expected to Open Embassy in Jerusalem in May, Official Says

The United States is expected to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in May, a American official told Reuters on Friday. President Donald Trump announced in December...

Israel

IDF Chief of Staff Apologies for Releasing Body of Palestinian Terrorist fo...

JNS.org - IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot took responsibility this week for the low-profile return of the body of...

Middle East

Saudi Journalist: Ditch Mosque Microphones and Reduce Number of Mosques

JNS.org - Saudi journalist Mohamed Al-Suhaimi said he was in favor of silencing microphones in mosques, saying that the “terrifying” sound of the adhan call to prayer “coming from all directions”...

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