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Idaho State Senator Compares Obamacare Exchanges to Holocaust

An Idaho Republican made waves on Twitter this week, tweeting that forcing insurance companies to participate in healthcare exchanges is like marching Jews off...

Congress Approves Bill to Raise Nation’s Debt Ceiling

Congress passed must-do legislation today to permit the government to borrow hundreds of billions of dollars more to meet its obligations, averting a first-ever...

Cans Of ‘Clean Air’ For Sale In China

Air pollution in China has gotten so bad that one entrepreneur has decided to sell cans of fresh air. The decision by Chen Guangbiao to...

Gerrer Rebbe Meets With Chacham Ovadia Yosef

The Gerrer Rebbe visited Chacham Ovadia Yosef today to discuss what should be done to address the efforts to draft yeshiva bochurim into the...

Yishai: We’ll Give Up Ministerial Post For Limud HaTorah

"We have to be in the (next) coalition and are seeking any way (to do this)," Shas leader Eli Yishai told the Kol Berama...

The Truth: Israel Doing West’s Dirty Work in Syria

By Jonathan Tobin American officials are now confirming that Israel launched an attack on a Syrian convoy transporting sophisticated weaponry into Lebanon. As expected, the...

Clinton On U.S. Power: More Gehry, Less Greek

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took her goodbye-for-now tour to the Council on Foreign Relations Thursday, using a speech there to recap her ...

Senator to Hagel: Why Have the Iranians Endorsed You?

Senator Jim Inhofe asked Chuck Hagel today why the Iranians had endorsed his nomination for secretary of defense: "Given that Iran, the people...

Security Detail

By Rabbi Moshe Grylak, Mishpacha The other day I met a friend, an American businessman who made aliyah some years ago. In the course of...

Morsi: I’m Not Against The Jewish Faith Or The Jewish People

Egypt's Islamist President Mohammed Morsi turned aside repeated criticism of his past comments referring to Jews as "the descendants of apes and pigs"...