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Tears run from Tamar's eyes as she describes Psalm 137.
10/28/2013, 8:55 AM

A7 Radio's "Tamar Yonah show" with Tamar Yonah
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A packed show awaits you, starting with Islamic expert I.Q. Al Rassooli commenting on the latest news stories about what is going on in the Gaza strip with anti-Hamas protesters, as well as the law banning women from driving a car in Saudi Arabia and a satirical parody called No Woman No Drive.
In the next segment, Tamar tearfully describes the meaning of Psalm 137, "By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion", (for the 70's hit song on this psalm, click here).  Tamar explains what the real national tragedy of our nation is, in fact, what the world's catastrophe is, -that there is no Temple in Jerusalem.  Find out why.
Also, how much do today's American university students know about the Holocaust, World War II and Genocides?  Not much, according to an informal series of interviews with youth on 4 different university campuses in Pennsylvania. Watch this astounding video of the complete ignorance from college students, hereRhonda Fink-Whitman, author of the book, "94 Maidens", joins Tamar and talks about her efforts to get American public schools to teach about the Holocaust and World War II, so the next generation of Americans can know the truth about genocides and help prevent them in the future.

Lastly, Jerusalem City Council Member, Arieh King, Director of the Israel Land Fund, joins Tamar and talks about the biggest issues facing Jerusalem today, including security, building new homes, city garbage and noise pollution from mosques and Arab celebrations.  A very informative and optimistic talk ensues! 

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