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Rabbi Yishai Fleisher is the International Spokesperson of the Jewish community of Hebron. Yishai hosts a weekly radio show on the Land of Israel Network and holds a J.D. from Cardozo Law.

ARTICLES BY: Yishai Fleisher


January 18, 2017 7:03 am
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Goodbye, President Obama: Parting Words From an Israeli Settler

Dear President Obama, I wanted to say goodbye and show you the respect due to a tenacious adversary. Many US Jews, and even a few here...

January 12, 2017 8:00 am
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The 10th of Tevet Strikes Again

This year, we added one more tragic event to the 10th of Tevet: a horrific terrorist attack, committed at the pastoral Haas Promenade, overlooking the...

November 13, 2016 4:14 pm
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The Trumportunity for Israel

Op·por·tu·ni·ty: a set of circumstances that make it possible to do something. Trump·or·tu·ni·ty: A set of circumstances created by the improbable victory of Donald Trump, which...

September 6, 2016 6:44 pm
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Good News for Liberal Jews

Recently, I addressed a group of American J Street students in Hebron, with the tomb of the Jewish founding fathers and mothers at my back....

July 7, 2016 7:03 am
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A Tale of Two Funerals

In the last two weeks, I had the painful privilege of attending two major funerals. The first was that of Irving Moskowitz, the wealthy American doctor who, along...

May 6, 2016 7:11 am
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The Malady of Jewish ‘Inner-Nazi’ Phobia

What is the fundamental lesson of the Holocaust for Israel and the Jewish people? There is a divergence of opinion. Many Liberal Jews believe the main...

March 31, 2016 7:08 am
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Is AIPAC’s Tent Big Enough for Settlers?

I recently returned to Israel after attending the annual AIPAC policy conference, where I had a blast. There was magic in the air when we, almost 20,000 delegates...

February 3, 2016 8:01 am
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An Open Letter to Ban Ki-Moon: Mr. Secretary General, You’re No Messenger

Dear Mr. Ban Ki Moon, No one missed the double entendre of your recent New York Times article titled, “Don’t Shoot the Messenger, Israel,” which had...

January 10, 2016 10:20 am
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The Jihad Against Jewish Hebron

HEBRON – The morning Gennady Kaufman, a gardener at the Tomb of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs in the heart of Hebron, was stabbed, I was...

October 26, 2015 8:23 am
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10 Things to Know About the Latest Wave of Palestinian Terror

The current state of affairs in Israel is full of lessons and truths. The sooner we learn them, the ‎sooner we can stop the attacks.‎ ‎1....

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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