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Los Angeles
In an ironic twist, now that Burch is back in the state he grew up in, his parents, enchanted by Israel on their many visits to see their son, now live there full-time. In a way, Burch muses, it's the closing of a circle that opened decades ago -- when a teenager in search of an identity first asked his mother what exactly it meant to be Jewish.
Impact
This romantic view of the military service struck a deep chord with me. Since the early years of high school, if not before
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Never Again. Will We Let Our Arms be Tattooed With Serial Numbers. Never Again. Will We Stand Naked Huddled In A Gas Chamber
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Hateful, negative, victimized, divisive, judgmental, hostile, violent and inhumane; do we really want the face of our society to be that kind of face? Do we have the right to demoralize our society because we believe others are demoralized?
Religion
We know that opioids can help manage some types of pain, but they also have very serious risks of addiction and overdose.
College
To celebrate my final year at the University of Florida and final college spring break, I decided to enroll in a program with Volunteers for Israel.
Books
Members of this unit aren't just taught to think - they're taught to think and learn fast. At the end of their first three
Politics
For decades, those of Israeli descent living in America kept our suitcases packed. Despite U.S. passports, English-speaking families, and American homes and businesses, we always thought that we would return to Israel one day.
Politics
ISIS and their leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi have hardly made even the smallest mention of Israel or the Jews. I was waiting for that inevitable day when ISIS would declare their intentions to destroy Israel and commit genocide against the Jewish people.
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What does a person who has served three of four years, in the case of an officer, feel when finally they give back their guns at the end of their service knowing that they will have to serve in the reserves for many years to come.
College
Can you imagine building a tent made up of 6 sticks and a tarp in less than seven minutes? I think anyone can imagine it
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We need to separate from the Palestinians. Not for them, for us. But that separation needs to be based on strict security measures and take into account the worst case scenarios.
Politics
Heroes sometimes surface, when the timing and circumstances are right. Fortunately. And when they do, it's always in the context of triumphing ... good over evil.
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The video shows the plainclothes shooters working closely with the Israeli military.
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July 8 marked the somber first anniversary of the start of the 2014 summer war in Gaza, when Israel and Palestinian militants
Politics
Former president George W. Bush rejected U.S. membership on the Council when it was established in 2006, partly for the same
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Israel maintains a partial blockade on the territory and Egypt largely keeps the Rafah border crossing closed. Hamas has
Parenting
No one envies a soldier's mother. The worry. The sleepless nights. The fear that your child will suffer harm, both physical and psychological. Especially in Israel, where I live, military service is tough and dangerous. So, how is it that I find myself envying parents whose children are soldiers?
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Here is a list of ten lessons Hezbollah likely learned from Operation Protective Edge, as well as what can be expected from them as a result, in a future conflict with Israel. Hezbollah is now significantly more battle hardened as its fighters have been engaged in deadly fighting in Syria for years.