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The Secret Jew & Incredible Survival of his Lost Manuscript

Nearly five hundred years ago, Luis de Rodriguez Carvajal, a secret Jew living in terror of the Spanish Inquisition, penned the following words at great risk to his life: “To practice Judaism is not heresy; it is the will of the Lord our God.” The Jewish book he secretly wrote has been found and is […]

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The Mufti and the Holocaust

Haj Amin Al Husseini encouraged genocide during the Holocaust. During the Nuremberg Trials that followed World War II, Dieter Wisliceny, a deputy of Adolph Eichmann, described the Mufti as one of Eichmann’s closest confidants: “The Mufti was one of the initiators of the systematic extermination of European Jewry...and had been the permanent collaborator and advisor […]

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Hatred at New York’s Nova Festival Memorial
We are now living in a world where some Americans celebrate the rape and murder of innocent concert-goers at the Nova Music Festival in Israel.

When is the rape, torture and murder of over 360 young people at a concert in the name of a violent Islamist ideology - and the taking of over 40 young concert-goers hostage by radical Islamists - not a tragedy? Apparently, when they’re Jews. For much of the world, the sadistic rape and sexual torture, […]

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The Last Prayer
We would not be winners of the cancer survival sweepstakes. All we wanted was to leave the hospital so Dale could die peacefully at home.

All Dale and I wanted was to go home. Compared to the other things we had prayed for, this request seemed small enough to be granted. We would not be winners of the cancer survival sweepstakes. There would be no story of recovery so improbable that, when we heard such tales told of others, we […]

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