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Israel’s national baseball team after qualifying for the 2020 Olympic Games. (IAB)

Olympic predicitions: Will Israel break record?

Associated Press predicts an historic Olympics for Israel, with seven medals. Israel has won nine medals in its entire Olympics history.  This year, Israel has sent its...

Magnificent Second Temple-era building discovered in Jerusalem

(via TPS) Impressive new sections of one of the most magnificent public buildings uncovered from the Second Temple period in Jerusalem was opened to public visits, days...

Summer reading list

Reading has become a rite when it comes to summer vacations. Did it all start with the beach read? The idea of basking under an umbrella in the sun, whiling […]

Farmer’s hash is morning fuel

As suggested in this week’s Generations magazine, a healthy breakfast not only starts your day right, but before a workout it will help improve performance both inside...

Analysis: Your reactions to Gaza, anti-Semitism

The repercussions of the most recent Israel-Gaza flare up will continue to unfold and be felt for some time. While recent Israel-Gaza conflicts have led to significant...

Your reactions to Gaza, growing anti-Semitism

As covered extensively in this week’s IJN, Jews across the globe have been targetted, harassed and attacked for being Jews. By all accounts, this massive spike in...

Matt Preston’s classic cheesecake

It’s just not Shavuot without a slice of cheesecake. We’ve tried in previous years to do down different dessert routes, and while we produced luscious, dairy treats...

Is there a country called Palestine?

It seems that as of late the Denver Post food section has developed a penchant for the term Palestine. First, it was an essay about the ubiquitous salad found across...

How will you break your chametz fast?

Is it too early to talk about chametz? We’re big fans of Passover food, especially the empty palette that a piece of matzah offers for myriad toppings. But at about...

Herzl’s Uganda Proposal received support from unexpected corners

Theodore Herzl gets a lot of flack for floating the idea of Jewish settlement to Uganda, but the story is far more complex. By the time you’re done reading this,...