Monthly Archives: January 2010

Famed Yiddish poet dies

Poet and Partisan Avrom Sutzkever Dies By Forward Staff Published January 20, 2010, issue of January 29, 2010. Avrom Sutzkever, who died January 20 at the age of 96, was not only a great Yiddish poet but is acknowledged as … Continue reading

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Gratitude for a miracle

Recalling the Miracle of the Scuds by Rabbi Chaim Yisroel Blumenfeld, Yeshiva Neveh Zion He witnessed a Scud hit near his home and three neighboring apartment buildings collapse.  He was certain that there could be no survivors yet after fifteen … Continue reading

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Schools need mental health services

School Support Lacking for Emotional, Behavioral Issues By Health News Digest, Jan 20, 2010  (HealthNewsDigest.com) – ANN ARBOR, Mich.—School psychologists, counselors and social workers are often the first line of support for children with behavioral, emotional or family problems. Problems … Continue reading

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End demonization of Israel

Ending demonization, the Canadian way Jan. 19, 2010 Gerald Steinberg , THE JERUSALEM POST The abuse of human rights and international law as weapons to demonize Israel spread rapidly following the infamous 2001 NGO Forum of the Durban Conference. From … Continue reading

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Stop funding UNRWA

Israeli Initiative – Concluding Chapter 10: The Attempts to Cut Off UNRWA Yoav Sorek – Jan 15, 2010 The Israeli Initiative Not much has been done to eliminate UNRWA since its inception in 1949; the idea has been considered cruel … Continue reading

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Israel saves lives in Haiti

Israelis save eight lives, deliver new baby at Israeli field hospital in Haiti Al-Bawaba, January 18, 2010 Israeli and Jewish groups continue their efforts to provide relief to the people of Haiti. On Jan. 15, the Israel Defense Forces emergency … Continue reading

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Arab leaders abuse their people for personal interests

‘Stop trading in Arab blood’ Pro-Iran groups have done nothing.  They do not want anything good for the people and the region.  They have been leading the people towards death and destruction.  Iran, which has failed to overcome the crisis, … Continue reading

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Understanding Carbs

Sorting Our Carbohydrates By Jo-Ann Heslin, MA, RD, CDN, Food & Nutrition Columnist ,Jan 17, 2010  HealthNewsDigest.com) – Carbohydrates, carbs, complex carbs, simple carbs, good carbs, bad carbs – help! In the last decade carbs have become a misunderstood nutrient. … Continue reading

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