Israel to Lockdown for 3 Weeks During High Holy Days

Following very heated debate, the Israeli government will implement a nationwide lockdown beginning the eve of Rosh HaShanah, the civil New Year, which begins Friday. The lockdown will commence at 2:00 pm on that day, to be lifted on October 9. The debate was multi-pronged. Just as in America, factions of government cannot come to …

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Catch Amir Tsarfati’s “God’s Appointed Time”

Happy Labor Day, America! Labor Day is typically marked by parades and barbecues, though COVID has put a damper on national celebrations this summer. This celebration is meant to highlight the economic and social achievements brought forth by hard-working Americans. While the US is still perhaps the most prosperous country in the world, we're experiencing …

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The Silent COVID Crisis in Syria

As though life in Syria is not challenging enough, a silent, deadly crisis is swallowing up parts of the country and citizens and healthcare workers are becoming desperate. We're talking, of course, about the deadly spread of COVID-19. According to one report, official numbers count less than 2,000 cases, yet healthcare officials estimate well over …

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Antisemitism: Alive and Well in America

An American family makes aliyah in June 2020. While airports around the world are virtually shut down in terms of travel from other countries, Israel's airport is seeing some unusual activity! Specific flights are coming and going. Why? They are bringing Jews home from around the world! Reports vary regarding the number of flights entering …

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