Today in History, November 25: 1936: Dr. Chaim Weizmann testified before the Peel Commission, stating the case for Jewish immigration to Palestine.


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Muslim 'Clock Boy' Sues for $15 Million

Dallas teen who was arrested after his homemade clock was mistaken for a bomb sues city of Irving and local school district.

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Obama Calls Ezra Schwartz’s Family

President Obama told the parents of Ezra Schwartz, the 18-year-old American student murdered last week in a Palestinian terror attack in the West Bank, that his studies in Israel strengthened American bonds with Israel.

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IAF Hits Hamas Compound Following Rocket Attack

IAF aircraft launch airstrike on Hamas military compound in Gaza following rocket attack on Eshkol region.

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Panama And Israel Sign Free Trade Agreement

Israel is now the first Middle Eastern nation to have a free trade agreement with Panama.



Suissa: Why Are We Abandoning the Christians?

If the most powerful country on Earth can’t go the extra mile to rescue Christian refugees, who will?

Jewplexed: Still Stuck On The ‘Eve of Destruction’?

Songwriter and performer, P.F. Sloan, born Philip Gary Schlein, who wrote the hit protest song “Eve of Destruction” in 1964, died on November 15. Over fifty years later, are we still stuck on that eve?


Suissa: Europe Should Label Terrorists, Not Tomatoes

Europe needs a lesson in the priorities of labeling.

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Jewplexed: At Starbucks, It’s the Season to Use Your Yiddishe Cup

As a religious minority we sometimes get left out of the discussion when an issue like holiday season packaging suddenly pours from the national percolator.


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State Department Issues Worldwide Travel Alert

State Department warns terrorist groups continue to plan terrorist attacks in multiple regions, urges Americans to be vigilant.


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Why NYC Subways Are Covered with Nazi Insignia

A New York City subway has been covered with the Nazi insignia in an ad promotion for a new Amazon series.

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On Jerusalem Visit, Kerry Talks About Restoring Calm

John Kerry said that he is in Israel to talk about how to “restore calm.”


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Jewish and Arab Birthrates in Israel About Even

New survey shows birthrate of Jewish and Arab women in Israel is about even.

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German Museum Finds Possible Nazi-looted Art

A collection that may have been stolen from Jews by the Nazis has been reportedly discovered.

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Pope Francis to Visit Rome’s Main Synagogue

Pope Francis will visit the main synagogue of Rome.


Rubio Takes Stand Against Anti-Semitism Pro-Israel Rally

Marco Rubio, a Republican presidential candidate, drew loud cheers at a pro-Israel rally in Miami.


Chanukah: Starting with the Basics

When does it start? What do I do? Why do we eat that? Why do we celebrate?


Shabbat: TGIF

Stop the world, I want to get off!

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The First Thanksgiving Proclamation

The words of the first president continue to deliver a poignant message for today.

Soul Food, November 25

Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.-Richard M. Nixon