Category Archives: Israeli Society

Archbishop of Canterbury set to visit Israel

From the Jewish Chronicle: The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, is to visit Israel in May, accompanied by his wife Caroline. The couple spent their honeymoon there and Archbishop Welby is said to be “thrilled” at the prospect of returning. … Read more

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Touring the ‘West Bank’ with Machsom’s Watch

By Uri Pilichowski, published in The Times of Israel: Over the summer, tour groups come to our house in Mitzpe Yericho to meet “real settlers” and hear about life in Judea and Samaria — what the world calls the West Bank. Looking … Read more

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‘Zionist Arab’ Youth’s Mother Springs to His Defense

From israelnationalnews.com: Distraught and defiant, the mother of young “Zionist Muslim” from Nazareth Mohammed Zoabi said Wednesday that he has received threats from Muslim extremists in “the territories” and from Arab countries following his recent Facebook video, expressing support for … Read more

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An audience with an ‘Ad-mayor-able’ man

Fran Waddams recently attended a talk given in Birmingham by ex-mayor of Sderot, David Bouskali, organised by the Jewish National Fund, the newly formed West Midlands Friends of Israel (contact details below) and West Midlands based Kingdom Ambassadors. An audience … Read more

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Book Review: The Jews, Modern Israel and the New Supersessionism

The Jews, Modern Israel and the New Supersessionism, revised edition, edited by Calvin L. Smith. A welcome resource with a little way to go by Fran Waddams Having watched Calvin Smith debate so effectively on TV with fierce opponent of … Read more

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