Minneapolis Jewish Federation CEO Steve Silberfarb is in Israel right now, as Israel and Hamas continue to fight each other as part of Israel’s Operation Pillar of Defense. Check back for more updates!
California Congressman calls for prosecution of Americans involved with Gaza flotilla. When you set out to help a terrorist organization – should the law get involved?
“We want peace. We are putting down our guns, our rockets, and our bombs,” said Mahmoud Abbas, standing side-by-side with Hamas and Hezbollah.
Israel builds a new, giant, long-range unmanned drone and fields a top-10 olympic ice dancing team, while Britain is in a huff (but only about their passports’ (mis)use).
If nobody was making bombs out of medicine bottles, maybe Israel could send in medicine. If nobody was trying to sneak into Israel with explosives, perhaps it would be easier for Palestinians to travel to Israel.
This is a Guest Column by Jenna Zark, a Jewish playwright and Twin Cities freelance writer. Wednesday night I attended an event at the Sabes JCC in honor of Gilad Shalit, the Israeli soldier captured by Palestinian terrorists in June 2006. I heard about it through a friend, who also sent me a news story [...]
Hamas terrorists* in Gaza have fired thousands of Kassam rockets at Israeli towns and cities since 2001. Sometimes they hit their mark and kill or wound Israeli civilians. Sometimes they just create fear and panic. Last January, Kassam rockets fired from Gaza during the three week war with Israel reached targets as far away as [...]