Israel says no plan to allow Jews to pray at Al-Aqsa

Posted By on October 22, 2014

Jerusalem (AFP) – Israel on Wednesday reassured Jordan that it would not allow Jewish prayer at Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound, after reports of a possible change raised concerns in the Arab world.

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Christian Zionism discussed

Posted By on October 22, 2014

A mini conference called Challenging Christian Zionism: Canadian Roots and Responses takes place Friday, Oct. 24 at University of the Fraser Valley (UFV). The session runs from 7 to 9 p.m

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The momentum to recognize a Palestinian State is unstoppable

Posted By on October 22, 2014

Once again, the British Parliament has led the way with an epoch-making decision. On Monday 13 October 2014, British lawmakers voted overwhelmingly in favour of recognizing Palestine as a state.

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Anne Frank House – Official Site

Posted By on October 22, 2014

I wander from room to room, climb up and down the stairs and feel like a songbird whose wings have been ripped off and who keeps hurling itself against the bars of its dark cage. “Let me out, where there’s fresh air and laughter!” a voice within me cries.

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ADL honors Max Javit with Torch of Liberty Award

Posted By on October 22, 2014

Front row: Cynthia Laurencin and honoree Dr. Cato Laurencin.

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Forklift Training at Gaza Timber – Video

Posted By on October 22, 2014


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Ducking the Goosesteppers

Posted By on October 22, 2014

Director Lois Haas takes three routes to refresh Appleseed Productions version of The Diary of Anne Frank. One is small, dealing with the accents.

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‘Klinghoffer’ actress compares show to ‘Schindler’s List’

Posted By on October 22, 2014

A performer in the Met’s controversial opera “The Death of Klinghoffer” defended the work on Tuesday — insisting the cast is actually fighting anti-Semitism with the production. “To me, this…

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Ingber ’15: The oldest hatred in new and old forms

Posted By on October 22, 2014

The more nefarious instances of anti-Semitism manifest in language, not images.

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The Opera-Killers

Posted By on October 22, 2014

Still, this most unfortunate incident was headlined in New York tabloids, had a half-page coverage in Le Monde , was published internationally, and to those of us who arrived at the opera two hours early to catch what we thought would be a fairly humorous event, the pre-opera protests turned out to be mean, vitriolic, filled with irrational hatred by New York’s most Great, Good and Affluent.

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