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Despite the complainers, poll finds Israel at 69 is content, optimistic - Jerusalem Post Israel News;

Despite the complainers, poll finds Israel at 69 is content, optimistic - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsDespite the complainers, poll finds Israel at 69 is content, optimisticJerusalem Post Israel NewsA young woman dresses up for Independence Day in Jerusalem's Sacher Park.. (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST). As Israel turns 69 on Monday, a nation prone to endless kvetching is more content with its lot then one would ...and more »

The Redemption of Israel - Canada Free Press

The Redemption of IsraelCanada Free PressAnd He said unto me: 'Son of man, can these bones live?' And I answered: 'O Lord GOD, Thou knowest. Then He said unto me: 'Son of man, these bones are the whole house of Israel; behold, they say: Our bones are dried up, and our hope is lost; we are ...and more »

Fight for the Founders' Vision of Israel - Haaretz

Fight for the Founders' Vision of IsraelHaaretzIsrael, with its almost nine million citizens, its capabilities and its achievements, is a solid fact. Its establishment 69 years ago was an event that nobody would even have dreamed of half a century earlier. But vision, determination and, above all, ...and more »

Jewish war veterans bemoan stalling of Israel's WWII museum - Sioux City Journal;

Jewish war veterans bemoan stalling of Israel's WWII museum - Sioux City Journal

Sioux City JournalJewish war veterans bemoan stalling of Israel's WWII museumSioux City JournalJewish World War II veterans Chaim Erez, left, Zvi Kan-Tor, center, and Yitzhak Arad stand during an interview with The Associated Press inside the unfinished museum honoring Jewish World War II veterans, in Latrun, Israel. prev. next. LATRUN, Israel ...and more »

How an Israeli Arab Marks Independence Day - Haaretz

How an Israeli Arab Marks Independence DayHaaretzWhat does the 20 percent do when the rest of the country celebrates the foundation of the Jewish state? This one looks for signs of hope. Odeh Bisharat. Apr 30, 2017 5:33 PM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe now · Shareshare on facebook · Tweet · send via ...and more »

Celebrating Yom Haatzmaut in a World of Turmoil - Algemeiner;

Celebrating Yom Haatzmaut in a World of Turmoil - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerCelebrating Yom Haatzmaut in a World of TurmoilAlgemeinerIsrael Independence Day symbolizes the empowerment of all Jews in the wake of the most successful renaissance of a nation after two thousand years of exile. It highlights the dramatic contrast between our status today and that of our powerless kinsmen ...and more »

Israeli Arabs view country more positively than Jews, survey finds - The Times of Israel;

Israeli Arabs view country more positively than Jews, survey finds - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelIsraeli Arabs view country more positively than Jews, survey findsThe Times of IsraelMore among Israel's Arab community than its Jewish population are satisfied with life in Israel and slightly over half are proud to be Israeli citizens, according to a new survey released on Sunday. Get The Times of Israel's Daily Edition by email and ...and more »

An Israeli Civil War Is Inevitable - Haaretz;

An Israeli Civil War Is Inevitable - Haaretz

HaaretzAn Israeli Civil War Is InevitableHaaretzIsrael is now a zero-sum game, in which the annexers face off against the democrats seeking an end to the occupation. Only one will survive. Rogel Alpher. Apr 30, 2017 4:14 PM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe now · Shareshare on facebook · Tweet · send ...and more »

'Birthright Israel one of the few totally selfless things' - Arutz Sheva;

'Birthright Israel one of the few totally selfless things' - Arutz Sheva

Arutz Sheva'Birthright Israel one of the few totally selfless things'Arutz ShevaAfter more than 17 years and nearly 600,000 participants, Birthright Israel's contributions to be recognized at torch-lighting ceremony. Contact Editor. Hezki Baruch, 30/04/17 22:49. Share. Send To Friend. You need to fill your name, your email and ...and more »

New England film director tackles the complicated story of Zionism - NH1 News;

New England film director tackles the complicated story of Zionism - NH1 News

NH1 NewsNew England film director tackles the complicated story of ZionismNH1 NewsWATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — A film director who grew up viewing the state of Israel as a beacon of hope is telling a more complicated story of Zionism. Eric Alexman tells the Morning Sentinel that the passivity and victimhood of the Jewish people is long ...and more »

In Israel's official portrait, only Jewish lives matter - +972 Magazine;

In Israel's official portrait, only Jewish lives matter - +972 Magazine

+972 MagazineIn Israel's official portrait, only Jewish lives matter+972 MagazineA new government report published on the eve of Israel's Independence Day only concerns itself with infant mortality statistics and life expectancy of Jewish citizens. What does that say about Israel's attitude towards non-Jews? It is not all that ...and more »

Israel's 2017 War of Independence - Haaretz;

Israel's 2017 War of Independence - Haaretz

HaaretzIsrael's 2017 War of IndependenceHaaretzWhat on earth is a “Jewish state?” Never mind that Israel's foreign friends and enemies don't exactly understand what it is, but do we, the citizens of this “Jewish” entity, have any idea? Or is it simply a good bargain: two for the price of one, both ...and more »

Analysis: How President Trump can resolve the Middle East refugee crisis - JerusalemOnline (blog);

Analysis: How President Trump can resolve the Middle East refugee crisis - JerusalemOnline (blog)

JerusalemOnline (blog)Analysis: How President Trump can resolve the Middle East refugee crisisJerusalemOnline (blog)As Israelis commemorate Memorial Day, Rachel Avraham explains how President Trump can resolve both the Jewish and Arab refugee issue, which has been ongoing ever since Israel was established as a state. Apr 30, 2017, 7:00PM Rachel Avraham.and more »

Syrian refugees in Israel? - Arutz Sheva;

Syrian refugees in Israel? - Arutz Sheva

Arutz ShevaSyrian refugees in Israel?Arutz ShevaPoll shows Israelis strongly back Trump's bombing of Syrian base after chemical attack, but are divided on accepting refugees into Israel. Contact Editor. David Rosenberg, 30/04/17 20:17. Share ...and more »

An Open Letter to Ed Asner on Israel - Algemeiner;

An Open Letter to Ed Asner on Israel - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerAn Open Letter to Ed Asner on IsraelAlgemeinerSome of my best early memories were of watching you on the Mary Tyler Moore Show. I was proud when I learned that you were Jewish, and I was in awe when I eventually watched you and Rabbi Isaiah Zeldin lead our Yom Kippur service at the Stephen S.and more »

Yet another young American Jew has had it with Israel - Mondoweiss;

Yet another young American Jew has had it with Israel - Mondoweiss

MondoweissYet another young American Jew has had it with IsraelMondoweissWe must admit that we live in the golden age of anti-Zionism. You cannot go out for a cup of coffee these days without running into a Jewish anti-Zionist. It is all the rage, and it should be. If you are a young Zionist on campus you probably feel ...and more »

Michael Steinhardt Has No Place in Israel's Independence Day Ceremony - Haaretz;

Michael Steinhardt Has No Place in Israel's Independence Day Ceremony - Haaretz

HaaretzMichael Steinhardt Has No Place in Israel's Independence Day CeremonyHaaretzMichael Steinhardt U.S. billionaire Michael Steinhardt, one of the first two Diaspora Jews to be chosen to light a torch at the Independence Day eve celebration in Israel. Natan Dvir. Michael Steinhardt, Birthright founder and 'Wall Street's greatest ...and more »

Intersectionality's Demonization of Jews - Algemeiner;

Intersectionality's Demonization of Jews - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerIntersectionality's Demonization of JewsAlgemeinerJNS.org – In the Venn diagram of intersectionality, one group doesn't intersect with the others. “Intersectionality” is the left-wing word of the day. Academically, it means that various identity-based “oppressions” overlap and interact to reinforce ...and more »

Israel Population 8.68 Million Before Yom Ha'atzmaut - Alive For Football;

Israel Population 8.68 Million Before Yom Ha'atzmaut - Alive For Football

Alive For FootballIsrael Population 8.68 Million Before Yom Ha'atzmautAlive For FootballOn the eve of Independence Day 2017, Israel's 69th anniversary, the country's population has risen to almost 8.7 million, the Central Bureau of Statistics reports. The number includes 6.48 million Jewish residents, accounting for 74.7 percent of the ...and more »

Donald Trump proclaims May annual Jewish American Heritage Month - Jewish Telegraphic Agency;

Donald Trump proclaims May annual Jewish American Heritage Month - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic AgencyDonald Trump proclaims May annual Jewish American Heritage MonthJewish Telegraphic AgencyPresident Donald Trump speaking at a news conference announcing Alexander Acosta as the new Labor Secretary nominee in the East Room at the White House, Feb. 16, 2017.(Mario Tama/Getty Images). (JTA) — President Donald Trump proclaimed May ...and more »