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  • Why ISIS is good for the world

    ISIS has conquered large swaths of Iraq and Syria conducting mass executions, affixing severed heads to poles, cutting in half Christian babies and gouging out their eyes. An Australian turned ISIS jihadist traveled to Syria and posted his son holding a...
  • JCC Maccabi Games come to a close

    Randy Colman, executive director of the Boca Raton-based Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center, estimates that the just-completed JCC Maccabi Games — hosted this year by the Levis JCC at venues around the Boca Raton area from Aug. 10-15 &#...
  • Social media, Internet have role in war

    According to Sara Gold Rafel, the Boca Raton-based Southeast director of StandWithUs (SWU) — a 13-year-old, nonprofit Israel education group: "The war between Israel and Hamas, the terrorist organization that rules Gaza, has also been fought in...
  • Longtime columnist Fein dies

    Leonard "Leibel" Fein, a syndicated columnist, intellectual and activist whose work appeared in the Jewish Journal for more than two decades, died August 14 in New York. He was 80. Fein, a writer and teacher, left an enduring legacy beyond his columns...
  • Israel warns of 'harsh strikes' if Hamas rocket attacks resume

    Israel warns of 'harsh strikes' if Hamas rocket attacks resume
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday any deal on Gaza's future had to meet Israel's security needs, warning Hamas it faced "harsh strikes" if it resumed firing into the Jewish state. With a five-day ceasefire due to expire late Monday,...
  • Controversial circumcision technique likely route of herpes transmission

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – - Despite a move away from the practice in the mid-1800's, some strictly Orthodox Jews still use their mouths to suck the site of circumcision during a bris. According to a new assessment, this practice was the likely...
  • The LGBT community should embrace Israel

    Following a recent vote by the Presbyterian Church to divest in three U.S. companies supplying Israel with equipment used in the West Bank, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded with an invitation to those organizations. He encouraged them...
  • Palestinians accuse Israel of violating Gaza truce

    GAZA (Reuters) - The Palestinian Interior Ministry in Gaza accused Israel on Friday of a cross-border shooting in violation of a truce that has largely held since getting off to a shaky start on Thursday. An Israeli military spokeswoman said: "We have no...
  • Anti-Israel activists aren't helping the Palestinian cause in Gaza [Letter]

    Anti-Israel activists aren't helping the Palestinian cause in Gaza [Letter]
    Pro-Palestinian activists in many countries recently have been actively protesting Israel's military operations in Gaza. They burn Israeli flags, throw stones at synagogues, call for academic boycotts of Israel's universities and shout "death to Israel...
  • US public support for Israel weakens

    With its war on Gaza, Israel has lost support among many people in the United States. A Gallup poll from late July found that 42 percent of Americans thought "Israel's actions against Hamas" were justified, while a close 39 percent felt they were...
  • Gaza talks reconvene in Cairo; truce could expire Monday night

    Gaza talks reconvene in Cairo; truce could expire Monday night
    Israeli and Palestinian delegations reconvened in Cairo on Sunday to continue Egyptian-mediated talks for a long-term cease-fire to end the Gaza crisis. Egypt is trying to secure the parties’ agreement to a proposal it hopes could be a bridge...