Shas MK Resigns after attending Gay Nephew’s Wedding | Court kills Conscription Law | Israel Supports Kurdish State,

Shas MK Resigns after attending Gay Nephew’s Wedding | Court kills Conscription Law | Israel Supports Kurdish State, Not PKK | Zionist Peace Plan | Reclaiming Eastern Jerusalem | Punishing Amnesty Intl | – Sept. 13, 2017

 

September 13, 2017 / 22 Elul 5777
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Shas MK Resigns under Rabbinic Pressure After Attending Nephew’s Same-Sex Wedding

David Israel
Shas MK Yigal Guetta on Wednesday announced his resignation from the Knesset, in the wake of harsh rebuke he received from Sephardi rabbis, including rabbis affiliated with the Shas movement, who called for his dismissal for participating in his homosexual nephew’s wedding, several Haredi news websites reported. Guetta told his party chairman, Interior Minister Aryeh […]

High Court Removes ‘Get Married’ from Pro-Same-Sex Marriage Commercial

JNi.Media
“The struggle for same-sex couples’ right to marry is part of the struggle for civil marriages in Israel, since it is clear that religious law, which regulates marriages and divorces in the state, does not allow it.”

Israeli Lawmakers Outraged at High Court Ruling on Conscription Law

Hana Levi Julian
“The sole motivation behind [the Court’s] decisions is a dictatorial hunger for power, to oppose the laws of the elected Knesset.”

High Court Rules Israel’s ‘Conscription Law’ is Unconstitutional

Hana Levi Julian
“It is no longer enough to make do with non-binding and non-enforceable arrangements whose outcome is unknown.”

Israel Denounces PKK as Terror Group, Supports Kurds Effort for Statehood

Hana Levi Julian
“Israel rejects the PKK and considers it a terrorist organization, as opposed to Turkey, which supports the terror organization Hamas.”

Israeli Ambassador Danny DanonBegins Term as Vice President of UN General Assembly

Hana Levi Julian
“We have proven once again that there is no role we cannot fulfill in the world’s most important international organization.”

Netanyahu at Buenos Aires Economic Event: ‘The Future Belongs to Those Who Innovate’

David Israel
“Israel produces more milk per cow than any other cow in the world. You think it would be a French cow, Dutch cow, an American cow? No. It’s an Israeli cow, because it’s a computerized cow, every moo is computerized.”

Argentina Gives Israel WWII-Era Docs Revealing Who Helped Nazis After War

Hana Levi Julian
“We have delivered these digitized historical documents about the Holocaust so the State of Israel can make sure that they are investigated.”

Religious Zionist Political Conference Unanimously Adopts Aggressive Sovereignty Policy Paper

JNi.Media
Referring to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Smotrich said: ‘Never will there be an Arab state between the sea and the Jordan.’

Reclaiming Another Jewish Home in Eastern Jerusalem

Ari Fuld
Join us as Arieh King gives us a tour of the latest Jewish home he has reclaimed in the Nachalat Shimon neighborhood.

Israel to Punish Amnesty Internationalfor Boycott Campaign

Hana Levi Julian
Kahlon said the ministry would use “any and all means at its disposal. . . against any organization that undermines the State of Israel or IDF soldiers.”

Teenage Terrorist Shot While Attacking Israeli Soldier in Kiryat Arba

Hana Levi Julian
The teenage terrorist was shot and neutralized, then cared for by an IDF medic until emergency medics arrived.

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The Yishai Fleisher Show

From Ecstasy to Holocaust
This week’s Torah portion deals in extremes: from the ecstasy of recognizing God in the tiniest minutia of life, to seeing heaven’s hand in the horrors of the Holocaust. Rabbi Mike Feuer joins Rabbi Yishai at Beit Midrash Sulam Yaakov to discuss!

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News

UK Court Lets Anti-Semitic Couple in London Walk Free With Fine Lower Than Parking Ticket
“Our criminal justice system is continuing to send a strong message that anti-Semites will … rarely be prosecuted and rarely be properly punished.”
Police Raid Offices of Beit Shemesh Municipality, Arrest Official
Police suspect that a tender was published a year ago by the local municipality, and the investigation has so far shown that a council member skewed the terms of the tender to favor one particular company.
Israeli Students To Be Given The Chance To Work With NASA
“When they get back, the knowledge and experience they will have accumulated will assist them in promoting the field of space exploration in Israel.”
Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman Installed As New YU President
In an era in which there is a breakdown of civic and civil conversation, Yeshiva University is uniquely positioned to address the most pressing moral issues of the day.
Netanyahu Meets With President of Paraguay
“I think that there is much more to do. Relations are like a muscle, you have to practice and work every day. But you have to know that we like you very much.”
Avigdor Liberman Guest of Honor at Herzliya Social Event
The event was organized by Adv. Dubi Bergman, senior adviser to Avraham Duvdevani, Chairman of the World Zionist Organization.
Foreign Ministry Celebrates Jerusalem Sovereignty with New Year Reader
“I had not moved away even one step, but someone pulled at my sleeve and asked me to join the minyan. I put on a hat and joined them for the Mincha prayer. I had arrived.”
Following Minister Ariel’s $52 K Drone Gift to PM Medvedev, Russia Now Exporting Drones
In Ariel’s defense, the Russian UAV industry, which is led by a company ZALA Aero, located in Izhevsk, has been around since at least 2003, so it’s not as if the Habayit Hayehudi just passed the atom bomb secrets to the KGB.

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InDepth

Europe’s New Lie: Comparing Asylum Shelters to Nazi Concentration Camps

Giulio Meotti
Despite Muslims historically having been the most aggressive colonizers, Europe’s élites have come to idealize them due to a mix of demographic decline, misconception of Islam, self-hate for the Western culture and a fatal, romanticized attraction for the decolonized Third World people.

ZOA’s Klein Does Not Accept Invitation to Meet with Qatar’s Pro-Hamas Emir

Zionist Organization of America
ZOA can’t allow the imprimatur of ZOA to be involved with the potential of legitimizing in any way Qatar’s disgraceful activities. ZOA would be interested in meeting with them if they first take explicit steps to change their monstrous behavior.

16 Years Later: Lessons Put into Practice?

Gatestone Institute
Sept. 11 should be more than just a few moments of silence to remember the tragedy that befell the USA. We should also seriously consider today’s global threats.

9/11 aerial attack on World Trade Center
613 Photos, 180 Synagogues: An Interview with Photographer Michael J. Weinstein

Elliot Resnick
With a few exceptions, I really did not count shtiebels, yeshivas, or shuls in a storefront or someone’s home.

Center For Jewish History CEO Leads Organization That Calls For Sanctions Against Israeli Government Leaders

Hank Sheinkopf, George Birnbaum, Ronn Torossian
The viewpoints David Myers espouses are radical and extreme and unfitting for any Jewish leader, regardless of their academic expertise.

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Blogs

The NY Radio Stars Who Blamed 9/11 On The Jews–And Went Unpunished
The Lid with Jeff Dunetz
Jeff Dunetz
How did WFAN react to this blatant Antisemitism? Suspension? On-air apologies? For the 9/12 display of bigotry, WFAN reacted by sweeping their comments under the rug, their two cash-cow of bigots denied it ever happened, and the station even claimed they “lost” the tape of the day’s programming.
The Eagle has Landed: From Israel to Syria and Back Again
Inspiration from Zion: This is a Love Story
Forest Rain
So, what does this story mean? That there are good guys on the other side? That peace is possible? No. It means that Israeli compassion to Syrians in need has made an impact.
Reclaiming Another Jewish Home in Eastern Jerusalem
Headline
Ari Fuld
Join us as Arieh King gives us a tour of the latest Jewish home he has reclaimed in the Nachalat Shimon neighborhood.

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JewishPress.com Radio

The Tamar Yonah Show: Is Hurricane Irma Part of the Messianic Process?

The Tamar Yonah Show
Israel News Talk Radio
The kabbalists explain that when man becomes corrupt, the elements of the earth follow suit. Is this why we are seeing hurricanes on a historic scale?

An Inside Look at Both North & South Korea – The Tamar Yonah Show

The Tamar Yonah Show
Israel News Talk Radio
Working with North Korean refugees and trying to prevent war.

A Hebrew in the Heartland – Fighting for Israel in the UK

A Hebrew in the Heartland
Israel News Talk Radio
Jewish woman assaulted in the UK by an anti-Israel crowd of thugs.

The Danger Zone – PODCAST 9/11 and the Saudi Connection

The Danger Zone with Gadi Adelman
Israel News Talk Radio
Much of the truth of 9-11 has yet to come out.

Phantom Nation – Artists and the Left

Phantom Nation
Israel News Talk Radio
Who rules in the arts and media?

Goldstein on Gelt: Is the Market in a Bubble today?
Goldstein on Gelt
Doug Goldstein, CFP®
An emerging market is a great way to bolster your portfolio. But is it worth the risk?

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Video of the Day

Netanyahu at Buenos Aires Economic Event: ‘The Future Belongs to Those Who Innovate’

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Photo of the Day

Hezbollah Captures Efrat

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