Thursday, July 31, 2014 Av 4, 5774
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American supporters and critics of Israel are battling it out over the Gaza conflict — with commentary, slogans and demonstrations.
Judith Bernstein-Baker
As a Jewish community that is often in the forefront of refugee protection, we must fight against proposed revisions to a federal law that would force thousands of immigrant children back to dangerous situations in their countries, writes the director of HIAS Pennsylvania.
The Israeli military authorized a four-hour humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza.
Ron Kampeas, JTA
Rapidly changing events on the ground in the Israel-Hamas war in Gaza are accompanied by volatility in the U.S.-Israel relationship.

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Simon Cowell is getting criticism for a $150,000 donation to the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces.
10 hours 57 min ago
Shimon Peres calls on the Israeli government to seek a diplomatic solution & return Gaza to the Palestinian Authority
12 hours 26 min ago
Have you seen this Facebook page that asks women to share provocative selfies in support of the IDF?
13 hours 57 min ago
The Israeli military authorized a four-hour humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza.
15 hours 26 min ago
Koresh Come Together Dance Festival -
16 hours 9 min ago
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16 hours 57 min ago
Behind the feud between John Kerry and Israel is a larger tension concerning the role of Turkey and Qatar.
18 hours 26 min ago
At least 15 Palestinians were killed in shelling on a UN school serving as a shelter for dispalced Gazans.
19 hours 42 min ago
Rapidly changing events in the Israel-Hamas war in Gaza are accompanied by volatility in the U.S.-Israel relationship
21 hours 19 min ago
In the Netherlands, a cafeteria has been transformed into a bustling center advocating for Israel online.
1 day 11 hours ago
A Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor is now a Muslim, and her daughter lives in Gaza City.
1 day 13 hours ago
Peace plan of a different kind. Architectural blueprint for the Third Jewish Temple on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount.
1 day 15 hours ago
Israeli concerns about influence of Turkey & Qatar help explain outrage over John Kerry’s cease-fire efforts.
1 day 16 hours ago
Miriam writes to our community to address the Israeli / Hamas conflict and social media.
1 day 18 hours ago
This Israel/Gaza social media post by Mark Leuchter was powerful enough to upload to our award-winning website.
1 day 19 hours ago
LA based quartet Dawes brought their unique brand of SoCal-infused blues rock to the XPoNential Music Festival.
1 day 21 hours ago
Israel will not end its operation in Gaza before destroying all the Hamas-built tunnels, Netanyahu said to nation.
1 day 21 hours ago
Elad Strohmayer, Israels deputy consul general to mid-Atlantic region briefed 75 young professionals on Gaza conflict
2 days 10 hours ago
After nearly 6 decades in Israeli politics, Peres leaves public life having failed to achieve the peace he sought.
2 days 12 hours ago
A local writer finds comparisons between the latest Batman films and the current Gaza conflict.
2 days 14 hours ago
At least four Israelis were killed and several others were injured in a mortar attack in southern Israel.
2 days 15 hours ago
The music mostly served as a reminder that Israel is more than just a part of a never-ending conflict.
2 days 17 hours ago
Obama wants an immediate unconditional humanitarian cease-fire based on a process Israel has made clear it opposes.
2 days 20 hours ago
Do you recognize anyone in this video taken at the Israel Solidarity Rally in Philadelphia's LOVE Park?
2 days 21 hours ago
Video: Philadelphians Speak Their Minds on the Gaza Conflict - tell us what you think! - Jewish Exponent |
5 days 18 hours ago

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