Category Archives: Aliyah: Jewish immigration to Israel

Aliyah – Jewish immigration to Israel; a new immigrant family from Los Angeles, California, adjusting to life in Jerusalem, learning Hebrew in Ulpan, dealing with the shops, the banks, the health care system and the bureaucracy. They are trying to keep in touch with friends and family in Los Angeles. They read the bad news from the United States and are grateful that they are here.

30 November




In November 2014 the Israeli government dedicated November 30 of every year as a day to honor and remember the Jewish refugees who were expelled from Arab countries following 1948’s Arab-Israeli War.These are some of their stories “We disappeared.” The story of Jewish refugees from Arab lands The stories of the people who witnessed the […]

Thanksgiving




T is for that we are thankful that we live in Israel H is for our home in Eretz Yisrael A is for the alternate News Sites N is for Rebbe Nachman of Breslov K is for Rabbi Meir Kahane S is for Shabbat G is for our Gedolim I is for Israeli Innovation V […]

Dear Jewish American Liberal




So, you lost on Tuesday. Thinking about moving to a another country? Canadians Don’t Want America-Fleeing Liberals (Especially Lena Dunham) By Emily Zanotti November 9, 2016 Bad news for anyone looking to relocate to our neighbor to the north after last night’s election results: Canada doesn’t want you. After Americans—and especially American celebrities—began considering making […]

College life in America




If you are a Jew outside of Eretz Israel this is what you have to deal with: The Jewish Voices on Campus It’s time to come home! Nefesh B’Nefesh: Live the Dream 1-866-4-ALIYAH UK 0800 075 7200 Come home to the Land of Emuna

Welcome to the home of the Jewish people




Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ new ‘hasbara’ video  Israel IS NOT Europe *Historical Footnote: Winston Churchill speaking about Israel and the Jewish People “In Palestine as of Right and Not on Sufferance …” “When it is asked what is meant by the development of the Jewish National Home in Palestine, it may be answered that […]

OU calls for Aliyah




The OU (Orthodox Union Israel) Jerusalem World Center is calling for American Jews to make Aliyah The OU Jerusalem world Center Torah Tidbits #1196 – Va’etchanan – Nachamu #1196Vaetchanan-Nachamuwhole Lead Tidbit p.4 Read it and weep… or do something! Parshat Va’etchanan contains – among many other things – the prohibition of doing MELACHA on Shabbat. […]

We have no other country – אין לנו ארץ אחרת




 סיפורו האישי-לאומי של ראש הממשלה בנימין נתניהו 14February2015 http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/191334#.VOlt3mP1G1E “Many people around the world ask me, ‘how does such a young country, such a small country, who is attacked by enemies at every turn – how does such a country reach such great achievements?” Netanyahu begins. Netanyahu then related to a personal story, about his grandfather, […]

Quand est-ce que tu quittes la France?




Israël : Clip pour l’Aliyah “Quand est-ce que tu quittes la France ?”  Israel Clip for Aliyah “When do you leave France?” Reportage : les juifs qui quittent la France pour israël Report: Jews leaving France for Israel Alyah : mode d’emploi Alyah : mode d’emploi http://www.jewishagency.org/fr/aliyah/program/7618 Choisissez celle qui vous correspond et inscrivez-vous sur […]

The Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris




Charlie Hebdo shooting:Islamic attack on Paris offices of satirical newspaper on 7 January 2015 Here is a cartoon of Charlie Hedbo Mohammed  in solidarity with Charlie Hedbo (whose editor in chief and several cartoonists were among the dead,). Also (on the right side) cartoons from  Ann Telneas & Tom Toles from The Washington Post and Rob […]

I Am Israel




I Am Israel This is Israel. (HD) Mark Twain in the Holy Land, 1867, and the Innocents Abroad http://ameicainpalestine.blogspot.co.il/2013/11/mark-twain-in-holy-land-1867-and.html Quotations from The Innocents Abroad On Jerusalem It seems to me that all the races and colors and tongues of the earth must be represented among the fourteen thousand souls that dwell in Jerusalem. Rags, wretchedness, […]

YOM HASHOAH יום שואה




National Socialist Movement rally in Madison WI 2006 Crossing the Line 2: The New Face of Anti-Semitism on Campus   From Rav Lazer Brody: A Nazi by Any Other Name… 27April2014 http://lazerbrody.typepad.com/lazer_beams/2014/04/a-nazi-by-any-other-name.html In “Romeo and Juliet” by Shakespeare, Juliet says: “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would […]

Tu B’Shevat-How and What to check for Bugs




It’s time for Tu B’Shevat Tu B’Shvat, the Jewish New Year for trees, is this coming Thursday, January 16, 2014. From: Rav  Lazer Brody Why in the world does Judaism require a New Year for trees? Here’s a better question: The nations of the world, in protesting our right to the Land of Israel, claim […]

Problems to face when making Aliyah




Chanukah: Will Your Grandchild Be Jewish?




Happy Chanukah. So you think you are safe and secure in the Exile outside of Israel? Do you want Jewish Grandchildren? As of 2001 there was a 74% intermarriage rate in the American Jewish Communities. It is much higher now! Do you feel safe in Los Angeles, or New York with the storms, crime and […]

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