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Posts Tagged: Politics

February 27, 2017 1:36 pm
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Jewish Identity, Through the Eyes of Benjamin Disraeli

We may think that current political discourse is crude and vicious. But, believe me, beneath a veneer of gentility, politics in the British Empire was...

February 9, 2017 2:52 pm
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Alan Dershowitz: Israel Must Not Criminalize Political Differences

I recently returned from a visit to Israel, where the headlines focused on two investigations involving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The first is about conversations...

October 26, 2012 7:00 am
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Likud Sources: Lieberman Has Eye on Prime Minister’s Position

Ynet - The Israeli political area was still reeling from the shock waves sent through it by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Yisrael Beiteinu Chairman Avigdor Lieberman,...

June 28, 2012 2:40 pm
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Member of Hungarian Anti-Semitic Party Learns of His Jewish Roots

Csanad Szegedi, a leader of Hungary's notoriously anti-Semitic party Jobbik, found out that he has Jewish roots, reports AFP. "I learnt not long ago that I...

November 3, 2011 5:24 pm
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The Future of Jewish Leadership: Journalist vs. Politician

Last week I wrote about the need for renewed focus on Jewish solutions as opposed to Jewish problems. Addressing requests for more thoughts on this...

July 25, 2011 11:02 am
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Why the Republicans Should Just Cave

First, a parable. You're cruising along in your car, at just under the speed limit and having the time of your life, and suddenly you realise...

July 17, 2011 1:33 pm
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Why You Might Want To Take a Glance at Finland

In 1997, New Labour came to power in Great Britain pledging to be get tough on global-warming and it was a pledge that they lived...

May 6, 2011 11:09 am
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April 29, 2011 11:34 am
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My Thoughts On The Election Of 2012

The 2012 Presidential and Congressional election is all but over as a result of the adoption by the House of Representatives by a vote of...

April 28, 2011 10:05 pm
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Can the Real Israel Survive Its Imagined Versions?

Israel, goes the title of a book by Rich Cohen, Is Real. This message is coming home to me as I get ready for a six-week stay...

March 16, 2011 7:20 pm
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Why Values-Voters Have Completely Failed

For thirty-odd years evangelical Christians and social conservatives have championed values as central to the American political agenda, promoting the integrity of the family and...

March 2, 2011 9:26 am
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Making Peace with Gaddafi

At this point, there can be no doubt in anybody's mind that the evil of Libyan Dictator Muammar Gaddafi knows no limits whatsoever. Long recognized...

February 24, 2011 2:25 pm
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The Politics of Altruism

As widespread unrest throughout the Muslim world continues, A Case for Democracy by former Soviet dissident and Israeli politician Natan Sharansky is a must-read. Almost prophetic...

Culture

Miss Israel, Miss Iraq Find ‘Peace and Love’ Amid Mideast Tensions

JNS.org – In a rare sign of Middle East solidarity, Miss Israel Adar Gandelsman and...

Israeli Soccer Star Named Most Valuable Player in Chinese League

JNS.org – Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi was named this year’s most valuable player in the Chinese Super League (CSL) last...

Features

US Lawmakers Advance Measures to Block Aid to Hamas

The House Foreign Affairs Committee approved legislation on Wednesday targeting the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas. The approved measures include the Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention...

Hezbollah’s Firm Grip Over Lebanon Fuels Region’s Sectarian Strife

Chief Iranian proxy Hezbollah has a firm grip over Lebanon -- and the terror group's bloody...

World

UK Labour Education Chief: Antisemitism Still a Problem ‘In Our Campu...

British lawmakers and student leaders convened on Wednesday to discuss the prevalence of antisemitism at universities and strategize on ways...

Israel

‘Anyone Who Tests Us Will Be Hit Hard,’ Israeli Minister Says Amid ...

JNS.org – “Anyone who tests us will be hit hard,” Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said on Thursday while touring...

Middle East

Saudi FM: Hezbollah Is a ‘First-Class Terrorist Organization’

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir described Hezbollah on Thursday as a "first-class terrorist organization" that should lay down its arms and respect Lebanon's sovereignty.

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