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About the Geography, people, politics, lifestyle and beliefs of the Jews who want to, or have already returned to their homeland.
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Like father, not like son? Sen. Paul amplifies pro-Israel message - Fox News

Like father, not like son? Sen. Paul amplifies pro-Israel message - Fox News | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
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Like father, not like son? Sen. Paul amplifies pro-Israel message
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"How many times must Israel hear this call?" Paul wrote. "Children are murdered -- please show restraint. Cafés and buses are bombed -- please show restraint.
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US signals it won't be backing Israel - WND.com

US signals it won't be backing Israel - WND.com | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
US signals it won't be backing Israel WND.com WASHINGTON – Washington is sending an increasingly strong signal to Israel that it will not support or engage in military action against Iran, despite Tehran's insistence on continuing its nuclear...
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Project in south TA aims to 'restore Jewish character' to neighborhood - Jerusalem Post

Project in south TA aims to 'restore Jewish character' to neighborhood - Jerusalem Post | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Project in south TA aims to 'restore Jewish character' to neighborhood Jerusalem Post Greater investment in Jewish institutions can help restore a “Jewish character” to areas of south Tel Aviv that have seen a high influx of African migrants in...
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Tourist tip #333 / Bike rentals (or lack thereof) in Tel Aviv on Yom Kippur - Haaretz

Tourist tip #333 / Bike rentals (or lack thereof) in Tel Aviv on Yom Kippur - Haaretz | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
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Tourist tip #333 / Bike rentals (or lack thereof) in Tel Aviv on Yom Kippur
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Tourist tip #333 / Bike rentals (or lack thereof) in Tel Aviv on Yom Kippur.
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'World's oldest Torah' scroll found

'World's oldest Torah' scroll found | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
The University of Bologna in Italy finds what it says may be the oldest complete scroll of Judaism's most important text, the Torah, in its library. ('World's oldest Torah' scroll found at U of Bologna.
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Tel Aviv Woos Technology Entrepreneurs With Startup Visas

Tel Aviv Woos Technology Entrepreneurs With Startup Visas | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Tel Aviv is becoming a premier destination for technology companies, and government is working to attract more foreign entrepreneurs and reinforce the area’s reputation as Silicon Wadi, an Arabic word used colloquially in Hebrew for valley.

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Tel Aviv Woos Technology Entrepreneurs With Startup Visas

Tel Aviv Woos Technology Entrepreneurs With Startup Visas | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Tel Aviv is becoming a premier destination for technology companies, and government is working to attract more foreign entrepreneurs and reinforce the area’s reputation as Silicon Wadi, an Arabic word used colloquially in Hebrew for valley.
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Orthodox groups petition court to support ConAgra/Hebrew National

A number of Orthodox religious groups are asking to be allowed to file a friend of the court brief on behalf of ConAgra Foods, the parent company of Hebrew National, the defendant in a consumer lawsuit alleging that the ...
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Rep. West (R.) Demanding Hand Recount in Florida 18th - The Jewish Press

Rep. West (R.) Demanding Hand Recount in Florida 18th - The Jewish Press | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Rep. West (R.) Demanding Hand Recount in Florida 18thThe Jewish PressLearn Hebrew with Israel's Best Teachers – In Real-Time, In Your Home.
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Chief Rabbi: Stop Ingesting Pesticides to Avoid Bugs - The Jewish Press

Chief Rabbi: Stop Ingesting Pesticides to Avoid Bugs - The Jewish Press | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Chief Rabbi: Stop Ingesting Pesticides to Avoid BugsThe Jewish PressLearn Hebrew with Israel's Best Teachers – In Real-Time, In Your Home.
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How Do You Say 'Google Dependent' in Hebrew? - Bloomberg

How Do You Say 'Google Dependent' in Hebrew? - Bloomberg | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
How Do You Say 'Google Dependent' in Hebrew?BloombergBabylon, which makes language-translation software, filed for an initial public offering in the U.S. that could raise $115 million for the Israeli company.
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The Election that Really Matters for Israel's Future | Jewish & Israel ...

The Election that Really Matters for Israel's Future | Jewish & Israel ... | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Watching America vote itself into regression yesterday, I was reminded of a quote from Winston Churchill, who said, “You can always count on Americans to do the right thing – after they've tried everything else.” While the ...
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Old City of Jerusalem

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As a holy city for Judaism, Christianity and Islam, Jerusalem has always been of great symbolic importance.
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NGO films soldiers training near West Bank cemetery - Haaretz

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The military advocate-general has approved IDF training in Palestinian villages in the West Bank, acccording to a report in Haaretz yesterday.
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School offers alternative Hebrew lessons via Skype - New Jersey Jewish News

School offers alternative Hebrew lessons via Skype - New Jersey Jewish News | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
School offers alternative Hebrew lessons via Skype
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Nancy Hersh, religious school director of Congregation Beth Hatikvah in Summit, found just the right person to teach Hebrew reading to fifth- and sixth-graders.
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Tel Aviv Gas Mask Distribution Halted for Reality Show Film Crew - Daily Beast

Tel Aviv Gas Mask Distribution Halted for Reality Show Film Crew - Daily Beast | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Tel Aviv Gas Mask Distribution Halted for Reality Show Film Crew Daily Beast Gas mask distribution halted in Tel Aviv to allow camera crew to film reality show - Hundreds, including elderly people, pregnant women and children, are locked out of...
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Free Wi-Fi in Tel Aviv - The Jewish Press

Free Wi-Fi in Tel Aviv - The Jewish Press | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
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Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality is launching a digital revolution as part of the city's over-all strategic plan to position Tel Aviv as the Startup City – a hub of innovation and creativity.
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Why is the IQ of Ashkenazi Jews so High? - 20 Possible Explanations - Transhumanity.net

Why is the IQ of Ashkenazi Jews so High? - 20 Possible Explanations - Transhumanity.net | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Ashkenazi Jews are smart. Shockingly brilliant, in general. Impressive in brain power. How did they get that way?
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Tel Aviv Woos Technology Entrepreneurs With Startup Visas

Tel Aviv Woos Technology Entrepreneurs With Startup Visas | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Tel Aviv is becoming a premier destination for technology companies, and government is working to attract more foreign entrepreneurs and reinforce the area’s reputation as Silicon Wadi, an Arabic word used colloquially in Hebrew for valley.
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'World's oldest Torah' scroll found

'World's oldest Torah' scroll found | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
The University of Bologna in Italy finds what it says may be the oldest complete scroll of Judaism's most important text, the Torah, in its library. ('World's oldest Torah' scroll found at U of Bologna.
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Israel Matzav: Are American and Israeli Jews out of touch with each ...

Israel Matzav: Are American and Israeli Jews out of touch with each ... | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Jewish Republicans have conducted their largest ever mobilization of activists and of funds, arguing that Obama, now poised to enter his second term in the White House, would maintain an unfriendly attitude toward Israel.
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Learn to Read Hebrew in 5 Easy Lessons - The Daily Voice

Learn to Read Hebrew in 5 Easy Lessons - The Daily Voice | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Learn to Read Hebrew in 5 Easy LessonsThe Daily VoiceEvery Fall, tens of thousands of Jewish adults gather in hundreds of locations across North America to learn to read Hebrew — the language of our people!
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Maker of Anti-Muslim Film Gets a Year in Prison - The Jewish Press

Maker of Anti-Muslim Film Gets a Year in Prison - The Jewish Press | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Maker of Anti-Muslim Film Gets a Year in PrisonThe Jewish PressLearn Hebrew with Israel's Best Teachers – In Real-Time, In Your Home.
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Israel Matzav: With four more years of Obama in Washington, Israel ...

Israel Matzav: With four more years of Obama in Washington, Israel ... | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
Now that the U.S. drama is finally over, Israel will move into high gear toward its own elections, to be held on Jan. 22. And though Yachimovich made a point Wednesday morning of stating that Israel has no business ...
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Israel's champion of lawmakers | openDemocracy

Israel's champion of lawmakers | openDemocracy | Israel and the Jews | Scoop.it
His archaic moniker may not be a household name outside of Israel, or even inside of it, and his silver three-quarter-combover, which surpasses even the prime minister's, would be unrecognizable to political pundits who ...
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