Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Av 3, 5774
Top Stories
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.
Miriam Moster, JTA
A Facebook page asks women to share provocative selfies in support of the IDF.
As the fighting in Israel and Gaza continues, so do questions about the etiquette and effectiveness of the so-called “social media war.”

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Behind the feud between John Kerry and Israel is a larger tension concerning the role of Turkey and Qatar.
1 hour 23 min ago
At least 15 Palestinians were killed in shelling on a UN school serving as a shelter for dispalced Gazans.
2 hours 38 min ago
Rapidly changing events in the Israel-Hamas war in Gaza are accompanied by volatility in the U.S.-Israel relationship
4 hours 16 min ago
In the Netherlands, a cafeteria has been transformed into a bustling center advocating for Israel online.
18 hours 23 min ago
A Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor is now a Muslim, and her daughter lives in Gaza City.
20 hours 23 min ago
Peace plan of a different kind. Architectural blueprint for the Third Jewish Temple on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount.
22 hours 23 min ago
Israeli concerns about influence of Turkey & Qatar help explain outrage over John Kerry’s cease-fire efforts.
23 hours 53 min ago
Miriam writes to our community to address the Israeli / Hamas conflict and social media.
1 day 1 hour ago
This Israel/Gaza social media post by Mark Leuchter was powerful enough to upload to our award-winning website.
1 day 2 hours ago
LA based quartet Dawes brought their unique brand of SoCal-infused blues rock to the XPoNential Music Festival.
1 day 4 hours ago
Israel will not end its operation in Gaza before destroying all the Hamas-built tunnels, Netanyahu said to nation.
1 day 4 hours ago
Elad Strohmayer, Israels deputy consul general to mid-Atlantic region briefed 75 young professionals on Gaza conflict
1 day 17 hours ago
After nearly 6 decades in Israeli politics, Peres leaves public life having failed to achieve the peace he sought.
1 day 19 hours ago
A local writer finds comparisons between the latest Batman films and the current Gaza conflict.
1 day 21 hours ago
At least four Israelis were killed and several others were injured in a mortar attack in southern Israel.
1 day 22 hours ago
The music mostly served as a reminder that Israel is more than just a part of a never-ending conflict.
2 days 23 min ago
Obama wants an immediate unconditional humanitarian cease-fire based on a process Israel has made clear it opposes.
2 days 3 hours ago
Do you recognize anyone in this video taken at the Israel Solidarity Rally in Philadelphia's LOVE Park?
2 days 4 hours ago
Video: Philadelphians Speak Their Minds on the Gaza Conflict - tell us what you think! - Jewish Exponent |
5 days 1 hour ago
Israel Solidarity, Kosher Closure, Presbyterian Tensions -
5 days 21 hours ago
Former Auschwitz Guard Dies in Philly Hours Before Being Extradited - Jewish Exponent |
5 days 22 hours ago
2,500 pro-Israel supporters attended yesterday's rally - Jewish Exponent |
6 days 42 min ago
This afternoon, Love Park. Large Israel Solidarity rally. This article and its link at the bottom has all the details
1 week 5 hours ago
Column from Naomi Adler, CEO of @JFedinPhilly who arrived in Israel 7/10. Visit coincided with escalation of conflict
1 week 7 hours ago
The ground underneath Israel & Gaza has literally shifted with the discovery of the true extent of Hamas’ tunnels.
1 week 17 hours ago

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