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Chas Newkey-Burden is a journalist and celebrity biographer from Windsor, UK.

ARTICLES BY: Chas Newkey-Burden

June 9, 2013 3:01 pm

Do Not Give Charity!

Why on earth did I write that headline for a post asking you to sponsor me for my Windsor Half Marathon? I'll get to that in...

May 10, 2013 1:26 pm

‘A Crime and a Disgrace’ (VIDEO)

An 83-year-old Holocaust survivor has told the Israeli parliament that its treatment of her and her fellow survivors is "a crime and disgrace". In...

May 5, 2013 3:40 am

Love to Israel, From Windsor Via Brooklyn

This year, I'm running the Windsor Half Marathon to raise funds for Israel's oldest charity, Colel Chabad. Colel Chabad operates free soup kitchens across Israel, serving...

April 25, 2013 5:38 pm

Menachem Begin: A Life, by Avi Shilon (REVIEW)

I've just finished reading Avi Shilon's new biography of my favourite Israeli leader of all, Menachem Begin. I was a little surprised when it ...

April 11, 2013 3:18 am

The Disdainful Jimmy Carter (VIDEO)

Jimmy Carter's stance on Israel has earned him much condemnation over the years. Yet even bearing that in mind, I was gobsmacked to see his conduct...

April 5, 2013 4:07 pm

Gilad Deserves Better Than This

When details of Gilad Shalit's conversations with military investigators were published last week, a vocal minority criticized him. One Israeli commentator even called for Gilad to stand...

March 28, 2013 4:01 am

Universally Challenging (VIDEO)

Want a film that will make you laugh and make you think? A Universal Language is a feature documentary film by Igal Hecht which follows...

March 24, 2013 6:36 pm

The Inspiration of the Rebbe

Last Friday, the eleventh day of Nissan in the Jewish calendar, was the 111th anniversary of the birth of the Chabad-Lubavitch Rebbe, Menachem ...

March 19, 2013 1:40 am

‘I’m an Israeli Soldier’ (VIDEO)

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March 15, 2013 1:32 am

Justin Bieber’s Manager on the Role of the Bystander (VIDEO)

One of the people I really admire is Scooter Braun. Scooter - real name Scott Samuel Braun - is the genius who discovered and ...

March 11, 2013 12:01 am

Do You Truly Love Israel, Or do You Just Want to be ‘Right’?

Next time you take part in a debate about the Israeli-Palestinian situation, here's how to spot the people who care more about point-scoring...

March 3, 2013 5:10 pm

Running for Israel (VIDEO)

My friend Charles Braunstein is running the London Marathon to raise funds for Emunah, which helps thousands of Israeli children and families on a daily...

February 22, 2013 1:33 am

Israel’s Unwritten Message

It was great to speek at the Women's International Zionist Organisation last night. Thank you to the Sassoon family for the experience, which included a...

February 14, 2013 1:25 am

The Nanach Workout Video

Want to get into shape? Of course you do, you minxes. Well, there's no need to waste your money on celebrity fitness DVDs, or to...


Macron Emphasizes Content Moderation in Meeting with Musk

i24 News - French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday said he had a "clear and honest" discussion with Twitter owner Elon Musk during an unannounced face-to-face meeting in New Orleans. Macron...


Tel Aviv Mayor Warns Israel ‘Transforming into Theocracy’

i24 News - The mayor of Israel’s secular, liberal city Tel Aviv on Friday warned that the Jewish state was becoming a theocracy as its incoming government is set to...

Middle East

Qatari Minister: LGBTQ+ Can Visit, but West Can’t Change Ways

i24 News - Members of the LGBTQ+ community can visit Qatar and attend the World Cup, but the West cannot “dictate” Qatari’s beliefs, the Gulf state’s energy minister told German...

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