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Day: October 17, 2012

Rabbi Pinto’s Legal, Personal Troubles Mount

Sage & Wife Under House Arrest, Wife Attempts Suicide A wave of new troubles have hit Rabbi Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto, the famed sage and celebrity business advisor, who – while being investigated by Israeli police on a charge of money…

Is Israel’s Ma’ariv Fading to Black?

American Casino Mogul Bests Leading Israeli Newspaper The Israeli public these days remains informed largely through a network of left-leaning newspapers which dominate Israeli media; the three most highly-circulated of these are Maariv, Yediot Achronot, and Ha’aaretz. The supremacy of…

Israeli Ambassador Speaks to Packed House in Park Slope

Dr. Michael B. Oren, Israel Ambassador to the United States, delivered a passionate and warmly- received talk to Congregation Beth Elokim on Monday night, articulating the storied Jewish journey that began over 3000 years to the country’s pluralistic democracy the…

Is Sweden Turning a Blind Eye to Iran?

The European Union has long relied on consensus building to deal with external threats. In their eyes, rarely, if ever, a military option is on the table – even if one country openly declares “wiping another off the map.” First…

Don’t Risk Israel’s Security on Obama’s Words

“Americans who support Israel should take the president at his word,” wrote Haim Saban recently in the New York Times, claiming President Barack Obama is fully committed to the Jewish state. But is that true? Should we take him at…