Tuesday, May 30, 2023

Politics

NY Post Front Page Slams CUNY Antisemite Speaker

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NEW YORK (Yaakov M / VINnews) — On Tuesday's NY Post front page, outraged critics rip a CUNY law grad’s Jew hating ‘hate-filled’ commencement speech, and demand billions in tax dol...

READ: CUNY Releases Statement Condemning Hate Speech…3 Weeks After Vicious Antisemitic Speech

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Statement from the Board of Trustees and Chancellor of the City University of New York “Free speech is precious, but often messy, and is vital to the foundation of higher educatio...

Israeli Leaders Pay Tribute To Rabbi Edelstein: ‘His Entire Life Was Holiness’

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Israeli leaders from all sectors of the public paid tribute Tuesday morning to Rabbi Gershon Edelstein on his passing at the age of 100. Prime Minister Net...

Belzer Rebbe Establishes Organization For Those Who Leave Chareidi Lifestyle: ‘They Need Our Embrace’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a historic move, the Belzer Rebbe announced the establishment of a new organization for former chareidim, both those who maintain a religious lifestyle and...

Kissinger Denies Delaying Airlift During Yom Kippur War So Israel Could ‘Bleed Enough For Post-War Diplomacy’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In an interview with Israel's channel 12 marking the occasion of his 100th birthday, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger denied having delayed vital air...

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: Biography Of a Gadol

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Rabbi Yerachmiel Gershon Edelstein, one of the first students at the Ponovezh yeshiva established by the Ponovezher Rav in 1944, served as a Ram (Torah teache...

Hagaon Rabbi Yerachmiel Gershon Edelstein, Ponovezh Rosh Yeshiva, Passes Away At Age 100

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Watch the Live Stream of the levaya here: https://www.c-live.co.il/archives/45073 JERUSALEM (VINnews) — BDE: The Torah world was plunged into mourning with the news that Mara...

POLITICAL HOCK: Why the GOP lost the Debt-Ceiling deal (VIDEO)

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NEW YORK (Yaakov M / VIN Podcast) — The Debt-ceiling deal could have been much better. Kevin McCarthy and the GOP are giving President Biden an unlimited debt-ceiling increa...

Chareidi IDF Submarine Diver Breaks New Glass Ceiling: ‘They Saw My Potential’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Among the IDF's elite and prestigious units, the submarine units are among the toughest and most challenging to gain entry to. Cadets must be extremely capabl...

‘His Condition Fluctuates From Minute To Minute’: Prayers Continue For Rabbi Edelstein, Hospitalized In ICU

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Tefillos continue around the clock for Rabbi Yerachmiel Gershon Ben Miriam Edelstein, who is hospitalized at the Maayanei Hayeshua ICU in Bnei Brak since the ...

Yeshivat Chomesh Reestablished At Site Of Destroyed Community: ‘A Step Towards Fixing Disengagement Injustice’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a nocturnal operation at the site of the former community of Chomesh, the yeshiva of Chomesh was transferred from its current tents to a building located a...

Former Mossad Chief Yossi Cohen: Normalization With Saudi Arabia ‘Is Absolutely Possible’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — The former head of the Mossad, Yossi Cohen, spoke at the INSS - Institute for National Security Studies - conference in Tel Aviv and sounded optimistic about ...

POLITICAL HOCK: What is the solution to the ‘Parnasah Crisis’? CNN’s weak apology to R’ Leo Dee

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NEW YORK (VIN Podcast) — In this episode, Yaakov M discusses possible solutions to the Parnasah Crisis. In his last episode, he played clips of Rav Ephraim Wachsman discussi...

RFK Jr. Deletes Shocking Tweet Praising Nazi-Supporter Roger Waters: ‘GLOBAL HERO’

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(Yaakov M / VINnews) — Robert F Kennedy Jr tweeted his support for antisemite Roger Waters, the former Pink Floyd singer, whose recent performance in Berlin was viciously pro-Nazi ...

Turkey’s Erdogan Declares Victory In Presidential Runoff, Extends Rule Into 3rd Decade

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan won reelection Sunday, according to unofficial results, in a victory that extends his increasingly authoritarian rule in...

9-Year-Old Kochav Yaakov Girl Lightly To Moderately Injured By Stray Bullet From Ramallah

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a disturbing reminder of the dangers of unrestricted weapon usage in Arab towns situated near Jewish communities, a 9-year-old Jewish girl from Kochav Yaak...

WATCH: Shalom Rotban, Who Suffers From PTSD And Ran Away To Jordan, Reunited With Family

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In an emotional reunion prior to the Shavuos holiday, Shalom Rotban, who had been missing for over two years, returned to his family after being discovered in...

Rav Dovid Cohen And Rav Nebenzhal Protest Missionary Event At Southern Western Wall

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A prayer rally took place Sunday morning at the southern Western Wall near the Dung Gate exit of the Old City of Jerusalem. The rally, sponsored by some promi...

Ponovezh Dean Rabbi Gershon Edelstein Hospitalized On Shavuos With Shortness Of Breath, Condition Stable

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — The Torah world is praying for the speedy recovery of Rabbi Gershon Edelstein, 100, who was hospitalized during Shavuos night due to acute shortness of breath...

WATCH: Terrorist Crawls Under Fence Of South Hevron Hills Community, Eliminated Near Shul

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In a miraculous deliverance which occurred in the Southern Hevron hills community of Tene-Omarim on Shavuos, a terrorist who had succeeded in penetrating into...