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Flags on Fire Ignite Pride and Prayers

CNN picture of Iranians burning U.S. and Israeli flags prompts pride in Christian American. By Joan Leslie McGill As an American, the recent tension with…

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Fulfilling Biblical prophecy, Jews from 150 countries moved to Israel this past decade

By Richard Friedman The Biblically-prophesized return of the Jewish people to their ancient homeland continues to be one of history’s most dramatic and inspiring sagas. …

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Concerned about the future, novelist promotes ties between Evangelicals and Jews

By Alan Newman  A 1970’s folk song by Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young advised “Teach your children well.” Here’s a lesson: Back on July 5,…

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Hijacking Jesus: The New Palestinian Christmas Tradition

By Jonathan Feldstein Just as sure as millions decorate trees, buy (and return) presents, and track Santa’s every move by GPS, get ready for what’s…

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Commentary: A Day of Premeditated “Rage”

Palestinians burn an Israeli flag during a “day of rage” riot at Qalandiya checkpoint near Ramallah in the West Bank, March 16, 2010. Photo by…

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It’s Time To Rekindle Black-Jewish Solidarity

From Left To Right: Dr. Martin Luther King, Rabbi Dr. Maurice Eisendrath and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel march in Selma in 1965. By Joshua Washington…

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Opinion: While right-wing antisemitism is deadly, left-wing antisemitism is corrosive long-term

by Larry Brook, editor (This column is the lead editorial in the November 2019 issue of Southern Jewish Life.) There has been a lot of…

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Two Days Under Fire

By Jonathan Feldstein Under normal circumstances, most kids look for excuses to stay home from school, at least once in a while. This week in…

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Deporting the Israel Director of Human Rights Watch for BDS Activism is a Victory for Democracy

By Matthew Mainen (JNS) — On Nov. 11, the European Union called on Israel to “reverse its decision” to deport Omar Shakir, Human Rights Watch’s…

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Foreign aid burden? How the relatively small U.S. investment in Israel is returned many times over

By Yoram Ettinger and Fred Zeidman (JNS.org) — The growing sophistication of domestic oil and natural-gas production has enhanced the U.S. national security. It has…

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