Monthly Archives: November 2010

No diversity in Indonesia

Obama Praises Jew-Free Indonesia Kislev 4, 5771, 11 November 10 10:32 by Yarden Frankl (Israelnationalnews.com) Nov 11, 2010 Washington Post top story headline (INN put it differently): “Obama heralds Indonesia’s political, religious diversity in latest outreach to Muslims. The U.S. … Continue reading

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Israeli academics lack integrity

Seeking intellectual integrity Israeli academia must engage in some searing soul-searching without delay Martin Sherman, YNet News, November 10, 2010 “Had such professional misconduct occurred in the natural or physical sciences there would have doubtless been serious consequences: e.g. the … Continue reading

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Christians attacked in Baghdad

Bombings target Christian neighbourhoods in Baghdad Co-ordinated attacks on churches and homes, including that of a family caught in cathedral assault, leave at least four dead Martin Chulov in Baghdad guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 10 November 2010 09.50 GMT Iraqi Christians carry … Continue reading

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Israel defends Jerusalem housing

Netanyahu, Obama squabble over Jewish apartments Israel Today, November 10, 2010 | Ryan Jones Netanyahu blasted Israel’s critics for making a mountain out of a molehill, for grossly exaggerating the issue.   Tensions between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and … Continue reading

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Cassorla on Kristallnacht

Kristallnacht 2010 Though they arm themselves with the strongest of weapons and cloak themselves in the laws of various groups, nations and associations – let them know: we have survived, we do survive, we will survive. Rabbi Haim Cassorla It … Continue reading

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Rabbi remembers Kristallnacht in Germany

On pogrom anniversary, rabbi carries torch from Germany to England http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,,6200426,00.html   November 9, 2010 Großansicht des Bildes mit der Bildunterschrift: Wittenberg is spending three weeks on the road – with a flashlight and his dog On the 72nd anniversary of … Continue reading

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Nanotechnology Conference in Israel

New drugs, materials unveiled at nanotech conference Sara Hussein, AFP November 9, 2010 – 11:05PM A material just one atom thick that is stronger than steel but flexes like rubber. A "mini-submarine" that can trick the immune system and deliver … Continue reading

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Anti-semitism still thrives

Anti-Semitism, history’s ‘lethal obsession’ By Richard Handler CBC News, November 2, 2010 Richard Handler on Robert Wistrich’s new book about the history of anti-Semitism. There was a time after the Second World War when it appeared that the virus of … Continue reading

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