Current conditions may not be ripe for another Palestinian uprising, 14 years after the Aqsa Intifada.

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Is another Intifada in the works?

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 Palestine Consul General Emad Shaat received 500 Palestinian pilgrims, who are members of families of martyrs, on Tuesday.

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Palestine CG receives pilgrims

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Obama administration sharply criticizes new Israeli housing projects VIDEO: Netanyahu's warning to the world

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UN SHOWDOWN Palestinians draft call for Israel pullout by Nov. 2016

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Qalandiya International aims to bring region’s “art and artists to the attention of the world”

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Palestine biennial to go ahead despite conflict

Rose Beal was a tireless advocate for human rights, even during the last year of her life.

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Rose Beal, 1921-2014: Idaho loses beloved advocate for human rights

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A Boise human rights leader has died. Rose Beal was a holocaust survivor who moved to America after WWII

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Local human rights leader dies

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A pro-Israel group sued the city's transit authority on Wednesday, asking a court to force it to accept a bus advertisement including the phrase “Hamas Killing Jews” after it was rejected on the grounds its display could incite violence.

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Group sues transit agency after it rejects 'Killing Jews' ads for New York City buses

Hugo Ballins mural The Four Freedoms, at Burbank City Hall. If youve ever attended services in the historic Wilshire Boulevard Temple, chances are youve been awestruck by the elaborate mural that wraps around the Magnin Sanctuary

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Hugo Ballin: The Jewish muralist of Los Angeles

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Over the last 20 years, I have probably spent as much time with Evangelical Christians as with fellow Jews — in private settings, speaking at churches, on listener cruises, in my home and in their homes.

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When Jews are bigoted against Conservative Christians


White House issues warning to Israel over settlement expansion Washington harshly criticized Israel's decision to move forward with new settlements in east Jerusalem, adding that the plan could alienate Tel Aviv from even its closest allies. RT…

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White House issues warning to Israel over settlement expansion – Video