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Ki Tavo: How good is our portion

Ki Tavo: How good is our portion

Philosopher Franz Rosenzweig describing the joyous praying in a hasidic synagogue in Warsaw: “I have never heard such praying.”Larry Domnitch, 03/09/2020 08:15
Jewish heroes in WWI: For Memorial Day and US Jewish Heritage Month

Jewish heroes in WWI: For Memorial Day and US Jewish Heritage Month

1,100 Jews were cited for valor at the end of WWI. Three Jewish soldiers received the Congressional Medal of Honor.Larry Domnitch, 26/05/2020 23:59
When WWII ended there was no armistice, there was surrender

When WWII ended there was no armistice, there was surrender

May 8, 1945 is the day that Nazi Germany recognized its defeat and had to agree to total surrender. And that brought peace. Opinion.Daniel Pinner, 08/05/2020 14:22
Fighting the war of words against the Jewish people today.

Fighting the war of words against the Jewish people today.

A Jewish-Arab comparison in WWII: Jews parachuting behind enemy lines in WWII and providing technological savvy. Dr. Alex Grobman, 28/08/2019 13:03
The Jewish contribution to the Allied Cause: World War I and WW II

The Jewish contribution to the Allied Cause: World War I and WW II

In sharp contrast to the Arabs, the Jewish community of Palestine actively supported the Allied cause in both World War I and World War II. Dr. Alex Grobman, 25/08/2019 11:02
The “Great Arab Revolt” failed to materialize

The “Great Arab Revolt” failed to materialize

War of Words--Setting the record straight on the Arab propaganda war because the unending war between the Palestinian Arabs and Israeli Jews is fought on a number of levels. One on the military front; another in the propaganda arena. Dr. Alex Grobman, 19/08/2019 13:59
Kerry slams Trump for canceling attendance at WWI memorial

Kerry slams Trump for canceling attendance at WWI memorial

After Trump's participation at event in France for US soldiers killed in WWI canceled over weather, Kerry weighs in on Twitter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018 10:47
The 20th century: What happened?

The 20th century: What happened?

The world that began the 20th century had vanished completely by the middle of that century.Rabbi Berel Wein, 20/08/2018 15:18
A Zionist Opera in Jerusalem

A Zionist Opera in Jerusalem

Intrepid, the Saga of the NILI Spy Ring, brings the Balfour Declaration period to life with all the trappings of real opera - in English.Rochel Sylvetsky, 08/06/2017 07:15
Yom Kippur: Bridging the gap in a WWI POW camp

Yom Kippur: Bridging the gap in a WWI POW camp

German and Russian Jews praying together? It could never work. Larry Domnitch, 10/10/2016 22:33
Yom Kippur in WWI: The Baal Neilah

Yom Kippur in WWI: The Baal Neilah

Soldiers who knew that any second their lives or their loved ones' lives could be ended. Larry Domnitch, 21/09/2015 17:42
European Jewry's Suffering in 1915 - One Century Later

European Jewry's Suffering in 1915 - One Century Later

It was a year of tragedy and disaster for the Jews of Europe, but also a year in which some of the seeds of the Jewish state were planted. Larry Domnitch, 15/01/2015 17:09
Remembrance Day at WWI Military Cemetery in Ramle

Remembrance Day at WWI Military Cemetery in Ramle

Anglo olim join WWII veterans and Chelsea pensioners to honor British WWI soldiers buried in Ramle.Roger Lavender, 10/11/2014 00:14
August 1, 2014: The Centennial of World War One

August 1, 2014: The Centennial of World War One

It began on the 9th of Av. It was a war of unprecedented horrors, in a century were many more would follow. For Jewry it was a time of immense suffering. And today, it seems eerily familiar. Larry Domnitch, 01/08/2014 12:42
Tisha B’Av and the First World War

Tisha B’Av and the First World War

Tisha B'Av marks many tragedies that befell the Jewish people. Larry Domnitch, 15/07/2013 09:15
Indian Warships Visit Haifa, Mark Diplomatic Ties

Indian Warships Visit Haifa, Mark Diplomatic Ties

Four of India’s top naval warships docked in Haifa this week as part of a four-day visit to Israel to celebrate 20 years of diplomatic ties.Rachel Hirshfeld , 07/08/2012 17:04