50 Shades of Anti-Semitism
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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Among Jews there is heightened concern about a rise of anti-Semitism.  It is true that in recent years there has been a general increase of anti-Semitic incidents worldwide, and with it a greater awareness of such incidents and the response they garner.  But the truth is if you are Jewish, more likely than not you have experienced anti-Semitism directly or …

Hezi Aris50 Shades of Anti-Semitism
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

A Shabbat Miracle
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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The story I am about to tell is real, happened to me, and I am glad to share both as a way to praise God for His mercy and grace, and to share a uniquely Israeli and Jewish perspective on a story that may not be so unique in general. It is in every way a Shabbat miracle for which …

Hezi ArisA Shabbat Miracle
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

A Captivating Tour of Jewish Life at the Moment Before the Holocaust and Israel
By MICHEL GURFINKIEL

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Excerpt If you’ve always longed to read a book capturing that very special moment in history when the European Diaspora still was the Jewish people, even as the State of Israel was looming on the far horizon—a book explaining, from within, that moment of incipient transition into two Jewish identities—it has existed since 1930. The problem is that it was …

Hezi ArisA Captivating Tour of Jewish Life at the Moment Before the Holocaust and Israel
By MICHEL GURFINKIEL

“The Battle Over Jerusalem Has Just Begun”
By BASSAM TAWIL

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Originally published by Gatestone Institute https://www.gatestoneinstitute.org ▪ The Palestinians, feeling triumphant now that Israel has complied with their demand to remove the metal detectors and security cameras, have been clarifying that it is only the first step in their fight to eradicate any Israeli presence in the Old City of Jerusalem and the Temple Mount. ▪ They admit that this …

Hezi Aris“The Battle Over Jerusalem Has Just Begun”
By BASSAM TAWIL

White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher John Bailey, National Political Analyst Michael Edelman, Esq., and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, July 31, 2017th @10am DST

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher and Monday Co-host John Bailey shares his perspective with Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris this Monday, July 31, 2017, and every Monday throughout the year. This segment airs from 10-10:30am. Political Analyst Michael Edelman, Esq., speaks to whether General John Kelly, the newly appointed Chief of Staff who replaced Reince Priebus who …

Hezi ArisWhite Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher John Bailey, National Political Analyst Michael Edelman, Esq., and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, July 31, 2017th @10am DST

Why a 2,500-year-old Hebrew Poem Still Matters
By DAVID W. STOWE, Ph.D.

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At sundown on Monday, July 31, 2017, Jews around the world will observe Tisha B’av, the most somber of Jewish holidays. It commemorates the destruction of the two temples in Jerusalem, first by the Babylonians and then, almost seven centuries later, in A.D. 70, by the Romans. Jews will remember these two historic calamities along with many others, including their …

Hezi ArisWhy a 2,500-year-old Hebrew Poem Still Matters
By DAVID W. STOWE, Ph.D.

Palestinians: The Metal Detector Scam
By KHADIJAH KHAN

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Originally published by Gatestone Institute ▪ Metal detectors and are commonplace at most prominent mosques in the Middle East, and more than 5,000 surveillance cameras (and 100,000 security guards) monitor pilgrims to Mecca in Saudi Arabia during the annual Hajj. ▪ While the Palestinian terrorist was being treated for his wounds in an Israeli hospital, the Palestinian Authority celebrated his …

Hezi ArisPalestinians: The Metal Detector Scam
By KHADIJAH KHAN

Palestinians: Metal Detectors or Lie Detectors – Who Is Violating What?
By BASSAM TAWIL

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Originally published by Gatestone Institute   ▪ Crucially, and contrary to Palestinian claims, there has been no Israeli decision to ban Muslims from entering the Temple Mount. For the first time since 1967, the Palestinians are denying Muslim worshippers free access to the Al-Aqsa Mosque. ▪ The Palestinians and the Islamic religious authorities are protesting against security measures that are …

Hezi ArisPalestinians: Metal Detectors or Lie Detectors – Who Is Violating What?
By BASSAM TAWIL

Statement from Governor Andrew Cuomo Regarding Attacks Against Israeli Police Officers

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WESTCHESTER, NY — July 14, 2017 — “I am deeply saddened by the heinous attacks against Israeli police officers earlier today in Jerusalem, resulting in the death of two members of the Merhav David unit. “In March, I traveled with Consul General Dani Dayan and members of my administration, including the New York State Police, on an Economic Development and …

Hezi ArisStatement from Governor Andrew Cuomo Regarding Attacks Against Israeli Police Officers

Indian Prime Minister Makes Historic Visit to Jerusalem, Skips Ramallah
By EFRAIM INBAR

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  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu strolls with his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, on a beach in Israel on July 6. Notably, Modi’s visit was not “balanced” by a visit to the Palestinian Authority. Narendra Modi’s July 5-6 visit to Israel, the first-ever by an Indian prime minister, reflects the significant expansion in relations between the two countries that has …

Hezi ArisIndian Prime Minister Makes Historic Visit to Jerusalem, Skips Ramallah
By EFRAIM INBAR