Palestinians gather Aug. 13 to discuss how to rebuild their homes in the northern Gaza Strip

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Rebuilding Gaza Strip to take $6 billion, 20 years after fighting ends

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In early July 1942, after Margot Frank received a letter ordering her to report to a work camp in Germany, Anne Franks family went into hiding in an attic apartment behind Otto Franks business, located at Prinsengracht 263 in Amsterdam. In an effort to avoid detection, the family left a false trail suggesting theyd fled to Switzerland.

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JERUSALEM An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years under current levels of restrictions to rebuild the Gaza Strip’s battered and neglected housing stock following the war between Hamas and Israel. Most of the new building would be to make up for the current housing deficit, rather than to address damage from fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants.

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Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza

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TIME Opinion Race Reparations Could Prevent the Next Ferguson Protesters march in the street as lightning flashes in the distance in Ferguson, Mo, Aug.

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Reparations Could Prevent the Next Ferguson

Written on August 29th, 2014 & filed under Holocaust Denial Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Welcome to History-of-Israel.org | This homepage is for anyone, who wishes to have a deeper understanding of the Arab-Israeli conflict than can be achieved through the mainstream media or educational institutions.

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The History of Israel – A Chronological Presentation

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Editors’ Note:This article is part of the Public Square 2014 Summer Series: Conversations on Religious Trends. Read other perspectives from the Jewish community here. Yes, American Jews, according to the 2013 Pew study, retain a strong sense of distinct identity, despite their distancing themselves from synagogue life and other forms of religious expression.

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Shalom Goldman: The military diminishment of Judaism

Judaism in the Time of Climate Change. by Rav Yosef Kanefsky. 12 hours ago

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Cranes, Construction and Prophecy in Israel Rev. Dr

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After a relaxing hour drive to the town of Rosebud, my wife and I recently took in The Diary of Anne Frank, a show we had even more appreciation for after recently seeing the Anne Frank Museum in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Based on the diary of a 13- to 15-year-old girl, the book has sold 30 million copies in 67 languages and the story still strikes chords nearly 70 years later. In fact, Rosebuds version of the show has been one of the highest selling the company has had, according to Cassia Schramm, a graduate of the Rosebud School of the Arts Acting Program who played the role of Anne Frank.

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World War I — the “war to end all wars” — in fact sowed seeds for future international conflicts in a way that has been largely overlooked: through religion, says a Baylor University historian and author. As the 100th anniversary of the war’s beginning approaches, Philip Jenkins, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of History at Baylor, says that attitudes prevalent then have influenced how global powers see each other today, often viewing themselves as favored by God

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Favored by God in warfare? How WWI sowed seeds for future international conflicts