Washington’s Silent War Against Hezbollah in Latin America
By JOSEPH M. HUMIRE

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On July 11, 2018, the government of Argentina took its first action against Hezbollah by freezing the financial assets of 14 individuals belonging to the Barakat clan in South America. Last week, Brazilian Federal Police arrested the leader of this clan, Assad Ahmad Barakat, who was sanctioned by U.S. Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) in 2004 and is considered one of …

eHeziWashington’s Silent War Against Hezbollah in Latin America
By JOSEPH M. HUMIRE

Four Jarring Omens and a Funeral
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

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This week’s murder of a neighbor in a terror attack carried out by a teenage Palestinian Arab was glaring and jarring in many ways. First and foremost, his death is a great loss for our community and Israel on the whole, but mostly for his wife, four children, parents, siblings and many other family and close friends who survived him, …

eHeziFour Jarring Omens and a Funeral
By JONATHAN FELDSTEIN

Westchester On the Level – No Broadcast on September 18th & 19th; Next Broadcast on September 20th @ 10am EDT

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YONKERS, NY — In deference to Yom Kippur, The Day of Atonement,  we will not engage in a broadcast over this Tuesday and Wednesday. The next broadcast will take place on Thursday, September 20th. For those who immerse themselves in the holiday we sincerely wish you an easy fast and that you are inscribed in the Book of Life.   …

eHeziWestchester On the Level – No Broadcast on September 18th & 19th; Next Broadcast on September 20th @ 10am EDT

Netanyahu: Israel Will Never Again Fail to Pre-empt Attacks
By HERB KEINON

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Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu Comments Delivered on the Eve of the 45th Anniversary of the Yom Kippur War. JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — September 16, 2018 — On the eve of the 45th anniversary of the Yom Kippur War, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his cabinet Sunday that Israel will never repeat the mistake it made in 1973 by not pre-empting an …

eHeziNetanyahu: Israel Will Never Again Fail to Pre-empt Attacks
By HERB KEINON

Mayor’s Monday Morning Message
By Victoria Gearity

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OSSINING, NY — September 12, 2018 —  Cycling is One Way to Go Car Free Ossining participated in the global Climate Ride this Saturday with a guided ride around the Village. Thank you to Green Ossining for organizing the event—including a pedal assist bike from Pedal Peekskill for cyclists to check out. Interested in more ways to cycle through your …

eHeziMayor’s Monday Morning Message
By Victoria Gearity

Palestinian Daily Al-Quds Report Trump to Introduce Middle East Peace Plan on September 25, 2018th United Nations General Assembly

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YONKERS, NY — August 22, 2018 — U.S. President Donald Trump is reported by the Palestinian daily Al-Quds to divulge a peace plan, dubbed the “deal of the century,” during the the upcoming September 18, 2018th United Nations General Assembly. Al-Quds divulged their report on Monday, August 20th. The 73rd General Assembly session will be conducted from September 18th through …

eHeziPalestinian Daily Al-Quds Report Trump to Introduce Middle East Peace Plan on September 25, 2018th United Nations General Assembly

The Machiavellian Opponents of the Nation State Law
By Col (Res.) Dr. RAPHAEL G. BOUCHNIK-CHEN

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The public debate attending the Nation State Law is a clear indicator of Israel’s vibrant democracy and an illustration of the freedom of expression that characterizes the Israeli state of mind. Arabs, Druze, and Jews expressed their views on this matter, both pro and con, notwithstanding the fact that the core argument is essentially political rather than substantive. …

eHeziThe Machiavellian Opponents of the Nation State Law
By Col (Res.) Dr. RAPHAEL G. BOUCHNIK-CHEN

Anticipating Israel’s Nationality Law
By EFRAIM KARSH and SHAUL BARTAL

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      On July 24, 1922, the League recognized “the historical connexion of the Jewish people with Palestine” as “the grounds for reconstituting their national home in the country” and appointed Britain as the Mandatory for Palestine, with the explicit goal of “placing the country under such political, administrative and economic conditions as will secure the establishment of the …

eHeziAnticipating Israel’s Nationality Law
By EFRAIM KARSH and SHAUL BARTAL

Our Gloria Steinem Problem
By PHYLLIS CHESLER

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This is second of four excerpts from Phyllis Chesler’s  ‘A Politically Incorrect Feminist’ a little girl lost joins the party. ICYMI, read the first of four excerpts, Betty Friedan and SCUM By Phyllis Chesler. When did I first meet Gloria Steinem? That’s lost in the mists of time. I was impressed by her 1964 exposé in Show magazine of a …

eHeziOur Gloria Steinem Problem
By PHYLLIS CHESLER