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  • Jerusalem neighborhoods are irreversible

    October 13, 2014 | 12:25 pm

    The "gotcha" approach has become a staple in the impassioned world of Israeli politics. This week, combatants in the latest debate over construction in Jerusalem are pointing at the revelation that a Peace Now anti-settlement activist is privately invested in some of the very...

  • Russian book fair honors Israel-themed tome

    November 28, 2011 | 11:29 am

    An Israel-themed book was chosen as one of Russia’s top books of the year for the first time in an annual book conference’s history.

    The book—the recently published three-volume “History of Israel” by Howard Sachar—will be honored at the Non/Fiction Book Fair, which will be held...

  • Books: Too fond of Jews

    By Rabbi David Wolpe

    August 30, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    "I cannot conceive why this martyred race, scattered about the world, and suffering as no other race has done at this juncture, should be denied the satisfaction of having a flag."
    -- Winston Churchill, July 26, 1944

    By the age of 26, Winston Churchill had fought in several wars,...