Archive for August, 2006

Donating to The Sefer Torah Recycling Network …

August 31st, 2006

Seeking Chesed-oriented Jews, or a Chesed-oriented Kehilla to step forward to either donate a used Sefer Torah, and/or to be Philanthropic Angels or to donate the funds necessary to acquire and restore Sifrei Torah for needy Jewish communities in Israel. The Sefer Torah Recycling Network has been in existence for 14 years and in this […]

Israel’s Existence Gravely Endangered by Political and Military Elites…

August 30th, 2006

The Commission of Inquiry’s Conclusions, By Moshe Feiglin (Israel National News) Commentary; This author is a long-time and devoted supporter of Moshe Feiglin and Manhigut Yehudit. This blog has had numerous posts endorsing Moshe, Manhigut Yehudit and it’s positions on various issues. Lest anyone have any doubts, this dissent is expressed out of unity and […]

Wednesday War News…

August 30th, 2006

Terrorist Arrested North of Jerusalem Gaza Terrorists Shot Gaza Rocket Launchers Destroyed Terrorist Shot in Northern Gaza Police Arrest Tanzim Operative Kassam Fired at Sderot; None Injured, No Damage IDF Foils Tunnel Attack Near Gaza Fence Excerpt; “Dug by terror operatives on the outskirts of the Shajaiyeh neighborhood in Gaza City. The opening of the […]

Gays Running Interference for Olmert’s “Government Commission” ?? Police Nix Event: Too Close to New Year …

August 29th, 2006

Gay Pride Parade in Jerusalem Rescheduled Excerpt; “The Open House organization has announced the International Gay Pride Parade will take place in Jerusalem on September 21st. The event was scheduled to take place in the capital in August, but was postponed due to the war in Lebanon.” Commentary; One crucial question; Olmert knows the timing […]

“Detach Us From the Evil Spirit:” Olmert and Halutz Must Go, NOW!

August 29th, 2006

Protest in the Rose Garden, By Ari Shavit (Haaretz) “…The Prime Minister and Chief of Staff of Arrogance must both go. Not only because they have been wrong all the way. Not only because they have been wrong, have been deceptive and have cooked up a disaster. But because getting rid of both will distance […]

Insulting Jewish Intelligence…

August 29th, 2006

An Insult to Our Intelligence, By David Horovitz and Ruthie Blum (Jerusalem Post) They come from opposite ends of the political spectrum, but MKs Matan Vilna’i and Yuval Steinitz share some strikingly similar sentiments about the failures of the war in the North. In their analyses, expressed in separate interviews, many of the flaws stem […]

Tuesday War News…

August 29th, 2006

Diskin: Gaza Smuggling Skyrocketing, by Sheera Claire Frenkel (Jerusalem Post) Excerpts; Palestinian terrorist organizations were studying the Lebanese-Israeli war to learn how to play on Israel’s weaker points. ‘Samaria has become the land of Islamic Jihad following the disengagement.’ Approximately 15,000 guns, 4 million bullets, 2,300 pistols, 38 rockets, dozens of anti-tank missiles, 15 tons […]

Olmert Attempts Evasion of State Scrutiny On War…

August 28th, 2006

The Committees of Inquiry are a National Farce, By Ze’ev Segal (Haaretz) Full Text; Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has established committees of inquiry devoid of any real basis and lacking in public credibility. The results they produce will be viewed with distrust. Olmert is well aware of the differences between the various tools of inquiry. […]

Restoration of Care, Kindness and Responsibility for/of Am Yehudi

August 28th, 2006

Parsha Ki Teitsei 5766: Restoration of Care, Kindness and Responsibility for/of Am Yehudi By, Moshe Burt Parsha Ki Teitsei discusses Marriage and choosing the correct Marriage Partner as well as marital chemistry issues, Chalitza (ceremony regarding a childless widow whose deceased husband has a surviving brother) and Halachot concerning dissolution of a marraige and the […]

Extraction and Eradication of Post-Zionism and Elitism: Key to Restoration of Founding National Values…

August 28th, 2006

What to Do About Tel Aviv, By Isi Leibler (Jerusalem Post) Excerpts; We are already immersed in painful evaluations to identify the cause of the breakdowns in our decision-making processes and in rectifying the weaknesses in the IDF as a consequence of the recent war. What went wrong? The problem goes far beyond the failings […]