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Nov 4, 2015, 12:59 AM
With Friends Like These: Are the Ultra Orthodox Pushing Us Out?
A group of men in black hats and white shirts decided recently to band together and decide for the community what was best for them. While their adherence to the Torah can be commended, the public criticism and rejection of their...
Oct 8, 2015, 8:18 PM
Utter Silence: Bibi Was Right
Last week, PM Benjamin Netanyahu gave a powerful 42 minute speech at the United Nations General Assembly. In it, he lambasted the world for keeping quiet while threats have been made towards the Jewish people. "Seventy years after the murder of 6 million Jews, Iran's...
Sep 4, 2015, 11:45 AM
A Chance to Protest the Tamimi Family
Last week the Daily Mail posted an article titled, "Extraordinary moment that desperate Palestinian women fought and BIT an Israeli soldier after he put boy with a broken arm in a headlock at gunpoint." The article detailed how an Israeli...
Aug 20, 2015, 12:57 PM
Negotiating with Terrorists
This week, after word spread that a Spanish Reggae festival, Rototom Sunsplash, had canceled Jewish-american singer Matisyahu's concert, the Jewish community was left angrily searching for a legitimate reason why. Matisyahu confirmed that pressure was put on him to...
Mar 24, 2015, 8:38 PM
The Oppressed Women of Israel
Last week, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the World Conference on Women in Beijing, the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) issued a resolution concerning women’s rights and gender inequality across the globe....
Feb 7, 2015, 12:45 AM
Why I Felt Nothing At The Kotel
Last month, after two years away due to a busy schedule and timing, I found myself back on holy ground. The birth of a new niece brought me to Israel but it felt more like a trip down memory...
Jan 1, 2015, 10:32 AM
To a Happy and Healthy New Year
I remember when I first found out that my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. I was working on a report on Golda Meir; I was in seventh grade. At the time I didn't understand what that meant but...
Nov 19, 2014, 8:56 AM
Why Terrorists Are Ruining My Dating Life
For a week, I have been planning on writing a post titled “Why Hamas is Ruining My Dating Life,” a title that made me laugh and cry at the same time. I was going to write about how, on...
Nov 7, 2014, 1:04 AM
Hello? Is this thing on?
On November 4th, the American people went to the polls. That same day I received a phone call from my Israeli parents who got their American citizenship only a few years ago. On speakerphone, my mom greets me and...
Oct 25, 2014, 8:13 AM
Americans Under Fire
This summer saw a lot of tragic deaths--from both sides. No matter where your politics lean, death and injury is rarely something in which to take satisfaction. One sub-group of those killed, however, has received significantly less spilled ink...
Libi Adler is an Israeli-born American Jew living in New York City. Raised by Israeli parents, she has shown a commitment to Israel through doing Sherut Leumi. Libi has a BA in Communication.