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Rooftop greenhouse in Tel Aviv

treehugger.com Tel Aviv’s rooftop farm grows fresh food for thousands Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Green Food December 19, 2016 Share on Facebook Reprinted from  Tree Hugger Located above the Dizengoff shopping center, this urban farm uses hydroponics to grow … Continue reading

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Israel supports democracy and diversity

thetower.org ‘The Genius of Judaism’: An Interview with Bernard-Henri Lévy Reprinted from The Tower, December, 2016 In your new book, The Genius of Judaism, you demonstrate the depth of your Jewish identity. How has that identity guided you in your … Continue reading

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Palestinians forbid dialogue with Israelis

commentarymagazine.com Where Talking to Israelis is Taboo Evelyn Gordon, November 28, 2016, Reprinted from Commentary Image by © Mahmoud illean/Demotix/Corbis If you want to know why the prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace are currently zero, consider Avi Issacharoff’s report in the … Continue reading

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Israel farms the world

jpost.com ‘Tell us how you made Israel’ By SHARON UDASIN \Jerusalem post, October 17, 2016 Surrounded by an inhospitable mix of barren desert and malaria-ridden swampland, the fledgling State of Israel had little food with which to sustain its increasingly … Continue reading

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UN Human Rights gone astray

jpost.com Has the UN Human Rights Council become Frankenstein? By HILLEL NEUER \Jerusalem Post, May 19, 2016 Seventy years ago this week, in the aftermath of the Nazi atrocities, Eleanor Roosevelt and French legal philosopher René Cassin assembled for the … Continue reading

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Hating Israel is bizarre

observer.com ‘Intersectionality’ and the Bizarre World of Hating Israel  By Ziva Dahl • 03/15/16, Observer.com Have you heard of “intersectionality,” the latest strategy of Israel-haters who, like Alice in Lewis Carroll’s classic, reside in a “looking-glass world,” where clocks run … Continue reading

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Historians reject BDS

blogs.timesofisrael.com Yet Again: The American Historical Association Rejects a Resolution Denouncing Israel Jeffrey Herf, Times of Israel, January 14, 2016 On Saturday, January 9th, 2016 members of the American Historical Association meeting in Atlanta at the organization’s Business Meeting voted … Continue reading

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Progress of human evolution

Synopsis of current evolutionary theory: The progress of human evolution.  Fact or fiction? In a small enclave on the eastern coast of the  Mediterranean Sea, a small group of maverick Homo sapiens refuses to engage in a program of self-destruction, … Continue reading

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