Life Lessons with Judy Simon
Batya Medad made aliya from New York to Israel in 1970 and has been living in Shiloh since 1981. Recently she began organizing women's visits to Tel Shiloh for Psalms and prayers. (For more information, please email her.) Batya is a newspaper and magazine columnist, a veteran jblogger and recently stopped EFL teaching. She's also a wife, mother, grandmother, photographer and HolyLand hitchhiker, always seeing things from her own very unique perspective. For more of Batya's writings and photos, check out:
In case you've been wondering why I haven't posted all week, we were sans Internet in Eilat. Here are some pictures. And I'll end this post with a movie from my very first trip to Eilat.
I have no doubt that my support for the Ichud Le'umi, National Union, is the correct way to vote in the next Israeli elections
People have been sending me articles and letters warning that "a vote for Ichud Le'umi, National Union, will put Kadima back in power." And the NRP diehards, in their new Jewish Home hats, are claiming that "NU is a wasted vote." Shtuyot, total and utter garbage, scare tactics. And then there are others claiming that we "must vote for Likud to get Feiglin in the Knesset."
I'll take these point by point:
Yes, I have no doubt that my support for the Ichud Le'umi, National Union, is the correct way to vote in the next Israeli elections.