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Our Soldiers Speak has chosen the wrong speaker

Our Soldiers Speak has chosen the wrong speaker

Our Soldiers Speak represents the most moral army in the world. They should not be using someone who was willing for Israel to get "bloodied" in the Yom Kippur War, one of his many immoral statements. Moshe Phillips, 11/12/2019 20:14
Make sure those you love know how much they mean to you

Make sure those you love know how much they mean to you

Remembering dear Rav Mordechai Scher z"l.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 05/12/2017 06:44
How Wiesel inspired the Free Soviet Jewry movement

How Wiesel inspired the Free Soviet Jewry movement

Elie Wiesel was best-known for his work preserving the memory of the Holocaust - but his impact extended far beyond the past.Glenn Richter, 04/07/2016 19:39
Natan Sharansky marks 30 years

Natan Sharansky marks 30 years

30 years after making Aliyah, former Prisoner of Zion speaks about Soviet Jewry's rediscovery of their Jewish identity and 'enormous power.'Yoni Kempinski, 26/02/2016 09:01
The Man Who Opened the Gates for Soviet Jewry

The Man Who Opened the Gates for Soviet Jewry

Mark Dymshitz wanted desperately to leave the USSR for Israel. His actions would pave the way for thousands to find freedom.Eliran Aharon, 01/09/2015 21:57
Leading Prisoner of Zion Passes Away, Aged 88

Leading Prisoner of Zion Passes Away, Aged 88

Refusenik played a key role in one of the defining moments of the struggle to free Soviet Jewry with a daring plot to hijack a Soviet plane.Ari Soffer, 27/08/2015 12:05
Recalling How 'Jewish Housewives Defeated the KGB'

Recalling How 'Jewish Housewives Defeated the KGB'

Exhibit celebrating 25 years to release of Soviet Jews launches in NYC, and reminds when Jews are united they can achieve the 'impossible.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2015 12:08
Jewish Students Show Us the Way - Once Again

Jewish Students Show Us the Way - Once Again

In every generation, our young people see a challenge and do something about it. Benyamin Korn, 10/12/2014 12:09
The Russian Front and the Jews

The Russian Front and the Jews

The story of the Jews of Russia in the Holocaust will be explored at a symposium at Bar Ilan University Monday.David Lev, 20/06/2011 01:20
FSU Dissident Yelena Bonner, 88

FSU Dissident Yelena Bonner, 88

Former Jewish Soviet Union dissident Yelena Bonner has died in a Boston hospital at the age of 88.Chana Ya'ar, 19/06/2011 16:23
Kahane Biography Now in Hebrew

Kahane Biography Now in Hebrew

The translation into Hebrew of the authoritative biography of Rabbi Meir Kahane is occasion to talk with the author - his widow, Rebbetzin Libby.Hillel Fendel, 16/08/2010 12:21
Sharansky: Freedom & Nationalism

Sharansky: Freedom & Nationalism

Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky says universalism and freedom do not contradict Jewish identity and the aspiration for a Jewish State.Hana Levi Julian, 10/11/2009 13:11