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  1. Lapid warns Netanyahu would cancel Haredi-IDF legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... International Salon, a non-partisan organization that bills itself as the largest English-language speakers' forum in Israel. Your comment must be approved by a moderator before being published on JPost.com. Disqus users can post comments ...

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  2. Gaza remains a a pressure cookera as Israel-Hamas tensions continueRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    The first Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip since last summer's war against Hamas has raised concerns about a possible slide back toward conflict between Israel and Islamist militants in the coastal enclave. The strike early Saturday after a rocket was fired into Israel was called "a serious escalation" by Hamas, and Israeli commentators cautioned that mounting frustration in Gaza over continuing border closures and lack of progress in post-war reconstruction could fuel a return to violence.

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  3. Israel projects global material illumination not always the light of "morality" meant by the NaviRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Jewish Press

    ... defilement still exists. What is the Jewish People's role in combating defilement? Rav Hirsch writes in Horeb that "Israel is the bearer of the Most Holy and that the Divine Name is profaned whenever or wherever in Israel the Most Holy is not held ...

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  4. A Muslim in the Jewish Home, and a Jew among the pan-ArabsRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... the ranks of the avowedly communist (and nowadays socialist) Arab-majority Hadash. But now, suddenly, on the edges of Israel's ethnic-politics spectrum, diversity has become a buzzword, an ideal to be celebrated. Jewish Home's ethno-political ...

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  5. Janet Jackson visits West Bank kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Pop star Janet Jackson posted pictures on Saturday of a short visit she made to the West Bank last week in her role as ambassador for UNICEF - the United Nations Children's Fund. During her visit, she stopped at Yatta High School near Hebron and took time to chat with shepherds in the southern Hebron hills.

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  6. A rocket and fury, signifying (almost) nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel. He is also a guest commentator on many different radio shows and current affairs programs on television.

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  7. Attackers get 2.5 years in jail for torching Palestinian carsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Illustrative photo of a vehicle that was allegedly torched by Israeli settlers in a 'price tag' attack, June 2013. Two Jewish settlers were sentenced Sunday to 30 months in prison and a year on probation for torching several vehicles belonging to Palestinians in a northern West Bank village last year.

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  8. Price tag perpetrators sentenced to unprecedented 30 months in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... of cases where price tag attackers have been treated as being part of an illegal organization which the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) can question and hold for more extended periods than police. The prosecution said that it would continue ...

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  9. Finance C'tee approves NIS 13m. to Samaria visitor centerRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Ynetnews

    Another shouting match broke out at the Knesset's Finance Committee on Sunday after the committee approved a bill proposal by chairman MK Nissan Slomiansky to transfer NIS 13 million to fund the construction of a new visitor center in the settlement of Barkan in the Samaria. "Committee chairman Slomiansky is acting against the law and misled the Finance Committee," MK Erel Margalit said.

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  10. Harvard Caterer Admits 'Mistaken' Decision To Stop Buying SodaStreamRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Forward

    ... their discomfort with the SodaStream machines and the "potential of the machines to offend those affected by the Israel-Palestine conflict," according to the newspaper. After the article appeared last week, Harvard President Drew Faust requested an ...

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  11. Temple Mount Activist Yehuda Glick Wants Higher Spot On Likud SlateRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Forward

    ... ruin her kids? Ari Roth knew his days were numbered at Theater J after a string of disputes over issues related to Israel. But after 18 years, he was stunned to get the ax so abruptly from the Washington DC JCC, which runs the drama company. ...

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  12. Nenyahu: Israel is Fighting a War on Two FrontsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    At a Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony Sunday, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told IDF soldiers that Israel faced a multi-front struggle both on the battlefield and off. "In this struggle that we are in, Israel is being attacked on two fronts simultaneously.

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  13. Audience participation requiredRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... pursuing a masters in choreography and later producing her own work in New York City. Four years ago, she returned to Israel with her life and work partner, Edo Ceder. Since then, Ben-Aharon and Ceder have created work under the title Ella & Edo. ...

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  14. Inside IsraelRivlin: I Learned Zionism from Gush Katif EvicteesRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    President Reuven Rivlin on Sunday joined residents of Nitzan in southern Israel who were among those thrown out of their homes in the 2005 disengagement for a Chanukah candle lighting ceremony. "Despite the long time that has passed since that event, my heart still aches when I remember Gush Katif its productive workers, its youth, its children," said Rivlin at the ceremony.

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  15. Edelstein Slams Livni: 'Which Party Does She Belong to? I Forget"Read the original story

    55 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein slammed both Yair Lapid and Tzipi Livni tonight at the Likud activists conference that was held in Or Yehuda, calling Livni the "First Lady of Israeli satire". Edelstein told the conference attendees that when there is no cooperation between coalition members, then the government cannot function, and a mandate must be given by the electorate.

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  16. The modern-day miracle of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    The grace of God is present here in this land, and what the Israeli people are continuing to share with the brotherhood of man across the globe is nothing short of a modern-day miracle. Close your eyes and imagine for one moment how radically different the entire world would be if Israel were at peace with its neighbors in the Middle East.

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  17. for Zion's Sake: Europe doesn't care about dead JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    They want Israel to give the Palestinians what they believe the Palestinians deserve, even if unaccompanied by a termination of violence on the part of the Palestinians. While the people of Israel wondered whether a third intifada might be starting in Jerusalem and then whether their government would break apart, Europeans were wondering how they could force their will on Israel.

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  18. Poll dancing and wishful thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... the Knesset elections are scheduled for March, nearly three months away. A lot can happen in that time, especially in Israel, where events are incredibly dynamic. Proof of this is how distant the war in Gaza now seems, though it ended very recently. ...

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  19. Reality Check: Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett's vision for the future is truly disturbingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    The reality behind Bennett's playacting is deadly serious, and provides one of the most dangerous threats to Israel's future as a Jewish and democratic state. Hat tip to Naftali Bennett for funniest video yet of the 2015 elections.

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  20. Think About it: The case for realistic pragmatismRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... "I know" when it comes to things you cannot prove is presumptuous. Most of us have strong views about what sort of Israel we would like to live in, and what the right way to arrive at it is. These views differ if one is inclined to the Right or the ...

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