Friday, May 27, 2022

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After Intense Backlash, David Greenfield Tweets Screenshots of VIN News

BROOKLYN (VINnews) — Former Councilman David Greenfield responded to backlash over his position on gun control, using screenshots from VIN News. In a tweet Thursday, Mr. Greenfield...

An Interfaith Coalition Erased Medical Debts For Over 2,000 People In The Chicago Area, Inspired By An Ancient Jewish Custom

CHICAGO (JTA) - More than half of bankruptcies in the United States are connected to medical debt. For some families in the Chicago area, however, that debt is being erased in acco...

There Went the Neighborhood – Rabbi Levi & Rivka Gansburg – Chabad of Bayview – Toronto, Canada

Download for Shabbas Reading Moving on shlichus to Bayview, a neighborhood in Toronto about half an hour’s drive from where I grew up, was not a difficult decision to make. Alth...

Longing for Moshiach..

by Rabbi Yair Hoffman The Gemorah tells us that is one of the questions that we are asked concerning how we lived our lives down here on earth,  Did we learn and long for Moshia...

HE MET THE WRONG JEW: Jewish Truck Driver Teaches Thug A Lesson

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WILLIAMSBURG (VINnews) — A young Jewish man was assaulted at approximately 6:30 AM in Williamsburg this morning. The incident occuured in the area of Park Ave and Spencer Street...

The St. Louis Cardinals’ 1st Baseman and the Mishna in Kesuvos

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By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com Albert Pujols is a St. Louis Cardinal’s first baseman.  This past Sunday, he hit two home runs against the Pittsburgh Pirates, contributing to...

Rabbi Yaakov Bender Details Security Measures On Darchei Torah Campus Amid Texas School Shooting

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FAR ROCKAWAY (VINnews) — In the aftermath of the horrific elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, Rabbi Yaakov Bender sent out a letter to the Darchei Torah parent body in whi...

INSANITY: Woke New York State Cancels “Traumatic” Regents Exam

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ALBANY (Yaakov M / VINnews) — The New York Department of Education has placed its leftist woke agenda ahead of our children’s education. The state canceled the U.S. History rege...

ANALYSIS: Court Nullifies 1967 Conquest Of Temple Mount, Hands It To Muslim Aggressors.

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Four days before Jerusalem Day 2022, a Jerusalem District Court has effectively nullified the 1967 conquest of Temple Mount and handed it back to the Muslim a...

8 Shavuos Customs of Rav Chaim zatzal

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By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com Rav Chaim zt”l did not put grasses, trees, or plants in his home nor in the Lederman shul on Shavuos. This was in accordance with the view o...

Jerusalem District Court Overturns Decision Allowing Jewish Prayer On Temple Mount

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a plainly political attempt to lower international pressure over the Jerusalem Magistrates Court decision to authorize Jewish prayer on Temple Mount, the J...

DAVID GREENFIELD: ‘We don’t need more prayers…We need sensible gun control’

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BROOKLYN (VINnews) — Former NYC Councilman David Greenfield has posted multiple tweets calling for “sensible” gun control measures. In response to Tuesday’s horrific massacre in...

Greater New York Community Raises $6 Million for United Hatzalah of Israel

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Manhattan, NY - (VINnews) - On Tuesday evening, May 24th, at Pier 60 in Chelsea Piers, over 1,000 people gathered together in support of Israel’s premier fully volunteer emergency ...

NYT: Israel Took Responsibility for Assassination of Iranian Terror Leader

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TEHRAN (VINnews) — Israel has privately claimed responsibility for the assassination of a colonel in Iran’s Revolutionary Guards terror group, according to the NY Times. Col. Sa...

Son and Grandchild Of Religious Zionist MK Suffer Moderate Injuries In Samaria Terror Stonethrowing

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A father and two of his children were moderately injured Tuesday night after Palestinians threw stones at their car which was travelling in the village of Haw...

5 Ways New York’s Jews Are Affected By The New Congressional District Maps

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NEW YORK (JTA) - The drawn-out redistricting battle in New York finally came to an end on early Saturday morning. As a result, some heavily Jewish electoral districts across the ci...

Shame on CNN: IDF Says CNN Claim Israeli Forces Killed Journalist In Targeted Shooting Is ‘Baseless’

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JERUSALEM (JNS) - The Israeli military has dismissed as “baseless” a report by CNN on Tuesday claiming that Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was intentionally killed by Isra...

Kiddush Hashem: Hatzalah Member Treats Woman Who Suffered Seizures On United Airlines Flight

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — A Hatzalah member present on a packed flight from Chicago to Newark this week made a big Kiddush Hashem when he treated a woman who had suffered seizures on th...

Anti-Religious Lieberman Seeks To Close Religious Councils, Transfer Power To Local Councils

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Despite the tottering Israeli government lacking a majority in the Knesset, Finance Minister Lieberman is still looking for ways to harm the religious establi...

BDE: Rav Simcha Kook, Rav Of Rehovot And Hurva Shul, Passes Away At Age 92

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — The Torah world mourns the passing of Rabbi Simcha Hakohen Kook, the Rabbi of Rehovot and the Churva shul in Jerusalem and the president of the Maor HaTalmud ...