Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Av 3, 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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Have you seen this Facebook page that asks women to share provocative selfies in support of the IDF?
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The Israeli military authorized a four-hour humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza.
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Koresh Come Together Dance Festival -
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Behind the feud between John Kerry and Israel is a larger tension concerning the role of Turkey and Qatar.
5 hours 48 min ago
At least 15 Palestinians were killed in shelling on a UN school serving as a shelter for dispalced Gazans.
7 hours 3 min ago
Rapidly changing events in the Israel-Hamas war in Gaza are accompanied by volatility in the U.S.-Israel relationship
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In the Netherlands, a cafeteria has been transformed into a bustling center advocating for Israel online.
22 hours 48 min ago
A Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor is now a Muslim, and her daughter lives in Gaza City.
1 day 48 min ago
Peace plan of a different kind. Architectural blueprint for the Third Jewish Temple on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount.
1 day 2 hours ago
Israeli concerns about influence of Turkey & Qatar help explain outrage over John Kerry’s cease-fire efforts.
1 day 4 hours ago
Miriam writes to our community to address the Israeli / Hamas conflict and social media.
1 day 5 hours ago
This Israel/Gaza social media post by Mark Leuchter was powerful enough to upload to our award-winning website.
1 day 7 hours ago
LA based quartet Dawes brought their unique brand of SoCal-infused blues rock to the XPoNential Music Festival.
1 day 9 hours ago
Israel will not end its operation in Gaza before destroying all the Hamas-built tunnels, Netanyahu said to nation.
1 day 9 hours ago
Elad Strohmayer, Israels deputy consul general to mid-Atlantic region briefed 75 young professionals on Gaza conflict
1 day 22 hours ago
After nearly 6 decades in Israeli politics, Peres leaves public life having failed to achieve the peace he sought.
2 days 18 min ago
A local writer finds comparisons between the latest Batman films and the current Gaza conflict.
2 days 2 hours ago
At least four Israelis were killed and several others were injured in a mortar attack in southern Israel.
2 days 3 hours ago
The music mostly served as a reminder that Israel is more than just a part of a never-ending conflict.
2 days 4 hours ago
Obama wants an immediate unconditional humanitarian cease-fire based on a process Israel has made clear it opposes.
2 days 7 hours ago
Do you recognize anyone in this video taken at the Israel Solidarity Rally in Philadelphia's LOVE Park?
2 days 8 hours ago
Video: Philadelphians Speak Their Minds on the Gaza Conflict - tell us what you think! - Jewish Exponent |
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Israel Solidarity, Kosher Closure, Presbyterian Tensions -
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Former Auschwitz Guard Dies in Philly Hours Before Being Extradited - Jewish Exponent |
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