J Street’s Bigotry and Intolerance: A Response to Jeremy Ben-Ami

J Street’s Bigotry and Intolerance: A Response to Jeremy Ben-Ami
Re-posted from Chloe Simon Valdary, tremendous supporter of the State of Israel and the Jewish people's right to self-determination; Originally Published in the Times of Israel On Tuesday, May 13,  Jeremy Ben-Ami, president and co-founder of J Street, published an article in the Times of Israel discussing the positions his organization takes on major issues. According to Ben-Ami, many in ...

Do Thieves Have a Conscience: The Best Jewish Marriage and Relationship Advice

Do Thieves Have a Conscience: The Best Jewish Marriage and Relationship Advice
Two Select Chapters from a booklet on Jewish marriage and relationship advice that have given me a better perspective on relationships and the world around me (dedicated to the speedy return of our precious boys: Gilad Shaer (16) Naftali Frankel (16), and Eyal Yifrah (19) Do Thieves have a conscience? The necessity to maintain family purity laws are better known amongst the ...

Orit Arfa’s Latest Hit–“Let the Jordan Run” Temple Mount Music Video #LetJewsPray

Orit Arfa’s Latest Hit–“Let the Jordan Run” Temple Mount Music Video #LetJewsPray
Another day, another vid-gone-viral brought to you by that one of a kind wonder lady, Orit Arfa! Last week, Orit ascended Judaism's holiest site, the Temple Mt. and recorded yet another hit. The Temple Mt., FYI is mentioned in passing in the Koran but is a place the 'Palestinians' still have the audacity to claim as theirs. The fact that ...

Interview with Atta Yemini: Zionist Druze Activist for a Greater Israel

Interview with Atta Yemini: Zionist Druze Activist for a Greater Israel
I met Atta Yemini at an Im Tirzu-organized tour of Eastern Jerusalem. Atta's views are based on his long time desire to connect with the Photo by Adib Halabi Jewish people. Atta works to persuade more Druze youths to serve in the IDF (the vast majority already honorably serve in the IDF and many have given their lives in defense of ...

A Jewish Response to Arab Terror-By Esser Agaroth

A Jewish Response to Arab Terror-By Esser Agaroth
How do we Bring Back our Kidnapped Jewish Boys? With a Nebach's Response? Or a Torah Response?  י״ז לחודש השלישי תשע״ד Three Jewish boys were kidnapped by Yishma'elite (Arab) terrorists near Hevron. By the way, how exactly did photos of these boys pop up in Saudi Arabia? The Arabs are not all working together against Israel, are they?? Gimme a break! I certainly appreciate that the Israeli ...

Digital Printing on Glass for Environmentally Friendly Architecture

Digital Printing on Glass for Environmentally Friendly Architecture
Harlem Hospital Glass An Israeli company based in Kfar Sava has developed the only system in the world for digitally printing on glass using highly durable ceramic inks. With a click of the mouse, the technology can take any pattern or mix of colors displayed on a computer screen and print the image directly onto glass. Since the ink can ...

New Zionist Rap Vid by Yours Truly: Judgment Day

New Zionist Rap Vid by Yours Truly: Judgment Day
It took a lot of hard work and many talented people coming together to get this done. In the song, I talk about Jewish unity, the need for Israel to once and for all take care of its enemies and put an end to the trend of left wing demagogues taking over the political realm here and in the international community.

Interview with Orit Arfa: Singer, Poet, Political Junky, Visionary, Freedom-Lover, All Purpose Human Being

Interview with Orit Arfa: Singer, Poet, Political Junky, Visionary, Freedom-Lover, All Purpose Human Being
ran into Orit Arfa, a passionate, highly motivated young while scanning Youtube for some new and exciting Israeli voices. There she was imitating the famous American diva Miley Cyrus and at the same time calling on Diaspora Jews to make Aliya to Israel and help settle the Jewish homeland.

Guided Museum Tours from Your Own Smartphone

Guided Museum Tours from Your Own Smartphone
Anyone who has ever tried to use one of those huge handsets that most museums rent for audio tours will appreciate what the Israeli company Espro Acoustiguide brought to the table. Rather than standing in line and handing over good money to hang one of those monstrous gadgets from your neck as you stroll the museum, you can get the ...

Saving Lives in Emergency Situations

Saving Lives in Emergency Situations
Emergency situations call for immediate responseWikimedia Commons Emergency response time during critical situations is a problem faced all over the world. Whether it’s a hostage crisis where a victim in hiding needs a quiet way to alert authorities, a car accident with injuries, a house on fire or a lost hiker, time is of the essence. These are actual occurrences ...

Celebrating Yom Yerushalayim 47 Years Later

Celebrating Yom Yerushalayim 47 Years Later
Today, the State of Israel will mark perhaps the biggest day of the year: Yom Yerushalayim, the day when on June 7th, 1967, IDF Paratroopers liberated East Jerusalem and the Temple Mount following nearly a week of Jordanian air raids and artillery barrages that hit as far as Tel-Aviv.

Rabinovich Defeats Both Ultra-Nationalist Candidates at Ukrainian Presidential Elections

Rabinovich Defeats Both Ultra-Nationalist Candidates at Ukrainian Presidential Elections
The greatest accomplishment of the Jewish candidate in the Ukrainian presidential elections that took place yesterday: Vadim Rabinovich received more votes than the two Ukrainian ultra-nationalist leaders.

“Thinking with Ukraine:” Western Thinkers Gather in Kiev

“Thinking with Ukraine:” Western Thinkers Gather in Kiev
"We're arrived in Kiev to tell Ukraine 'You're not alone! The West supports Ukraine in its fight for independence and a better future,' stated Leon Wieseltier, editor of the influential American magazine New Republic. His words may be seen as the main theme of the international forum of Ukraine, "Thinking Together," which was held from May 15-19th in Ukraine's capital.

Saving Our Environment, One Car at a Time

Saving Our Environment, One Car at a Time
Turn in your old carWikimedia Commons Did you ever wish that people driving clunkers would get them off the road and out of your way? The Israeli Ministry of Environmental Protection would also like old vehicles off the road and reinstated the Scrappage Project. The point of the project is to protect our environment by ridding the roads of old ...

Waste Not, Want Not—Sell Your Old iPhone

Waste Not, Want Not—Sell Your Old iPhone
Upgrading Your iPhoneWikipedia Who doesn’t want the latest version of Smartphones or iPhones that hit the market? And what about the iPad you fell in love with when you ordered it last year? Not so exciting when your next-door neighbor buys the newer model. But most people cannot really afford to drop the device they’ve barely finished paying for into ...

Coffee on the Run

Coffee on the Run
Unlimited CoffeeWikimedia Commons One of the noticeable things about walking through Manhattan is the high percentage of people sipping from large cups of coffee in paper cups. While it’s true that most of them have a green label with a mermaid printed on the side, there are numerous smaller and independent coffee shops in the city. The Israeli app Cups ...

Life-A Self Reflection

Life-A Self Reflection
What's life if not a test of will and what's will if not a test of life? However much we fight, However much we try to do what's right, It seems like we end up either striking that sacred spring, And other times not, But if we persevere, it's worth the effort still, However, till that day I rise above the background noise I will-- Always do ...

(Former) LA Clippers Owner, Donald Sterling: Idiot; His ex-girlfriend, V. Stiviano: Worse

(Former) LA Clippers Owner, Donald Sterling: Idiot; His ex-girlfriend, V. Stiviano: Worse
When (former) LA Clippers basketball team owner, Donald Sterling told his (former) girlfriend, V. Stiviano, who happens to be half Latino, half black, that Israel treats blacks 'like slaves,' that he didn't want her bringing her black friends to Clippers games, and the rest of the things he's heard saying in the phone conversation that was brought to light at ...

Is Catherine Ashton of the EU: A. Smoking some extra-potent herb OR B. an anti-Semite?

Is Catherine Ashton of the EU: A. Smoking some extra-potent herb OR B. an anti-Semite?
EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said today that she supports the Palestinian unity government. She went on to make the claim that the peace process (which is actively dead) should continue. Catherine also reiterated her support for a two-state "solution."

Israeli Youths Protests Russian Aggression in Ukraine

Israeli Youths Protests Russian Aggression in Ukraine
On Friday, April 25th, a rally to support Ukraine against Russian aggression was held at the Russian Federation consulate on Ha'yarkon 120 in Tel-Aviv. More than 100 individuals—mostly youngsters came out in support of Ukraine. They were called upon to do so at the bequest of the Facebook group Israel Supports Ukraine.

A Friendly Reminder that You’re a Galus Jew

A Friendly Reminder that You’re a Galus Jew
These are the signs you're a Galus Jew:   One: your aleph-beis ends with a 'saf' This much is definitely true! You have a thick American accent, You hate Zionist thieves cause they stole Arab land right out of the blue!   Two: You've never watched an un-kosher movie, You're afraid of your shadow, You think all Arabs are dangerous, You play a Yiddish-speaking Nintendo.   Three: You live in a shtetl ...

Kansas City Tragedy

Kansas City Tragedy
Kansas City Fountains Love vs. Hate Kansas has been back in the news, but this time it is not famous for its tornados, red shoes or dogs named Toto. Whatever fantasy the Wizard of Oz brought to the big screen does not compare to the recent real life murders of three innocent citizens. Who Did It? A man named Cross did it. Hating ...

A GPS Enabled Watch Safeguards Young Children

A GPS Enabled Watch Safeguards Young Children
Any parent knows the fear of a young child wandering off and getting lost, which can happen in a split second. Kids on the Moveby Gayla Goodman Forever etched in my memory is the panic I experienced  while shopping at Macy’s and realizing that my 4-year old son was not standing next to me. With thoughts racing and heart pounding, I ...

Sleep

Sleep
There are so many questions yet unanswered, So many answers to decide, So much point to this pointless existence, So much sweetness to this harsh reality.   I sleep it away without much ponder, Slip into a world of sleep, of slumber, Sweet fairies sit upon my eyelids, Days come, I wake, yet there’s a need for more so on I sleep.   Days, nights, weeks, months, All disappear and at ...