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ARTICLES BY: Deborah Raub / JNS.org


February 7, 2013 4:06 am
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Tulip Winery: Where Grape Vines and Human Dignity Bear Fruit

Since he was a kid growing up in the town of Kiryat Tivan, Roy Itzhaki would regularly see them in the street, on their way to work,...

January 10, 2013 6:14 pm
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Deaf-Blind Israeli Theater Troupe Performing in Manhattan

Try to imagine what it's like to live your life not hearing or seeing. Imagine the difficulties of communicating with the other inhabitants...

January 3, 2013 10:31 pm
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Bringing Judaism’s Oral Law to the Deaf

JERUSALEM—If you are a religious deaf man in Israel, the traditional doors to Jewish learning have been in so many ways closed to you. But Yosef...

December 20, 2012 5:25 pm
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For Americans in Israel, a Home Away from Home

JERUSALEM—"The guy is an animal!" shouts one of the white-shirted guys from Mir Yeshiva, as he gestures at the helmeted jock on the screen above...

July 18, 2012 4:01 pm
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Snowbirds Fly to Israel

Picture yourself retired. You're no longer rushing off to your job, so morning just might find you hiking along the beach, a picnic lunch in...

February 14, 2012 1:35 pm
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February Vacation With the Grandkids

February may be the shortest month of the year, but with school break parked between Tu B'Shevat and George Washington's birthday, it can ...

Features

As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them?

JNS.org - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on...

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity

JNS.org - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...

Financial Desperation Leads ISIS to Sell Its Own Coins Online

Facing financial setbacks, the Islamic State (ISIS) is turning to more unorthodox methods for raising money: selling its own currency...

World

As Trump Heads to Davos, Survey Points to Rising Risk of War

The risk of political and economic confrontations between major powers, including outright military conflicts, has risen sharply, according to a survey released by the World Economic Forum (WEF) days before...

Israel

Israel’s Netanyahu Says Indian Peace Hero Gandhi an Inspiration

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, saying modern India's founding father and promoter of peace was an inspiration for humanity. Netanyahu is making the...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Reportedly Shoots Down Missile Fired From Yemen

A ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s armed Houthi group toward Saudi Arabia's southern Jizan region was shot down by Saudi forces on Tuesday, Saudi state TV Ekhbariya reported. The station gave...

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