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Maya Zanger-Nadis

Maya Zanger-Nadis

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Post-Oct. 7 Hebrew novel ‘Night Sparkles’ shows old-new resilience of Zionist women

Ayala Deckel’s latest novel brings to life the untold challenges and triumphs of early female pioneer and labor activist Hayuta Busel, through...

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A redemptive reading of Talmudic women reveals ‘radical truths’ hidden by the rabbis

Perfect for Shavuot learning, a new book by thinker Gila Fine reexamines the complex narratives of women in the Talmud, giving them new life with...

11.06.2024 70

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How one police officer saved dozens from certain death in Kibbutz Re’im on Oct. 7

Sharing his story with army and police, Eyal Aharon tells how he charged into battle to save his sons when they fled the Supernova massacre and found...

05.06.2024 40

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UN human rights chief accuses Israel of ‘wanton’ killing in West Bank since Oct. 7

Volker Turk says it is ‘unfathomable’ that more than 500 West Bank Palestinians have died since start of war; Israel says vast majority...

04.06.2024 10

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In Israel, US Chabad women campus emissaries commiserate over their annus horribilis

Some 150 Lubavitch emissaries flew to the Holy Land for their annual convention last week, sharing stories of bravery and pride amid a massive uptick...

04.06.2024 10

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Sderot ag-tech incubator becomes an unlikely oasis in the Gaza border warzone

NatureGrowth creates free public coworking space amid post-October 7 chaos, providing respite for IDF soldiers, police officers, reservists and...

01.06.2024 40

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Back from IDF reserves, TV chef reopens beloved Sderot cafe, giving terror just desserts

Or Shocron brings a little sweetness back to the war-torn southern city after serving her country for seven months following the Oct. 7 massacre

18.05.2024 70

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Emerging Independence Day ritual inspires unity and gratitude in shadow of October 7

Reading the Declaration of Independence together in public bridges between secular and religious Israelis in a new-old tradition that can be adapted...

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Fighting and dying alongside men for decades, female soldiers finally get their due

Women Warriors site gathers stories and info about female troops killed in line of duty, as group hopes to memorialize fallen and inspire more...

12.05.2024 40

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100-year-old who shaped Israeli photojournalism takes stage to share Holocaust survival

Cultural icon Dan Hadani survived the Lodz Ghetto and multiple Nazi camps. A lifelong chronicler, he continues to tell his story at the National...

08.05.2024 100

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Israeli aid groups address food crisis amid war fallout ahead of Passover

The Israel-Hamas war has kneecapped Israel’s agriculture industry, but volunteer organizations have come to the rescue as the festival of...

21.04.2024 20

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From battleground to bakery: The mission to support a Gaza-border community with matzah

Yedidya Harush straddles military and civilian life as his Netivot bakery provides needed employment – and handmade matzah to thousands of IDF...

11.04.2024 30

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As they mark six months of war, Kfar Aza residents tentatively plan their return home

At a press event this week, displaced Gaza border residents say they are still processing the trauma of Oct. 7 and fear for their five living hostages...

05.04.2024 30

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Through pain of loss, IDF orphans celebrate bar and bat mitzvahs at Western Wall

President Isaac Herzog meets with children of fallen IDF soldiers and security forces at Jerusalem’s Museum of Tolerance, where he commends...

05.04.2024 20

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Post-Oct. 7 antisemitism spurs pair to use hostages’ roots to highlight Jewish diversity

Two friends, disillusioned with harsh stereotypes of Jews and Zionists on social media, create Our Shared Jewish History on Instagram to showcase...

04.04.2024 20

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Iconic Jewish women gather to celebrate release of new, empowering bat mitzva book

At a book launch in Jerusalem, Dr. Aliza Lavie says her new compilation is for ‘bat mitzvah girls of all ages’ who want to delve deep into...

21.03.2024 20

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Canada man arrested for threatening pro-Palestinian activists with nail gun

Videos on social media show 27-year-old confronting keffiyeh-wearing protesters, yelling obscenities; protest held during private synagogue event in...

04.03.2024 30

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The social media star who uses snark to fight Israel’s war of information

Irreverent entertainer Shachar Levy — aka DawnLev — uses her platform to create viral pro-Israel content that encourages viewers to think...

29.02.2024 70

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Meet the Haredi entrepreneur running for a historic seat on the Jerusalem city council

Malka Greenblatt, who ‘hates politics but loves getting things done,’ will be the first ultra-Orthodox woman to serve on the council if...

26.02.2024 10

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Protesters rally outside UNRWA headquarters in Jerusalem, demanding group’s ouster

Activists accuse UN agency of acting as ‘a chapter of Hamas,’ following Israeli allegations that staff took part in Oct. 7 atrocities

06.02.2024 20

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Parents of hostage Hersh Goldberg-Polin launch online educational toolkit

‘Everyone Counts’ initiative designed to give people worldwide a pathway to effective, values-based activism on the plight of the hostages...

02.02.2024 60

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After soldier’s death in Gaza, Filipino family finds comfort in Jewish mourning practice

Hundreds pay condolence calls for Sgt. First Class Cedrick Garin as his parents fight to become Israeli citizens after their son made the ultimate...

31.01.2024 40

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Hostage families mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day: ‘Never again is now’

Descendants of Holocaust survivors whose family members were kidnapped to Gaza gather virtually to discuss what they say are similarities between Nazi...

26.01.2024 20

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85 years later, president hosts Kindertransport survivors, draws link to October 7

Herzog hails Holocaust survivors who were smuggled out of Nazi-controlled Europe; Hamas massacre forced one of them, Mirjam Szpiro of Kibbutz Zikim,...

26.01.2024 60

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Cedrick Garin, Filipino IDF reservist killed in Gaza, laid to rest in Tel Aviv

Hundreds turn out in rain to pay respects to Givati warrior slain in building blast: ‘You weren’t afraid for a minute, you didn’t...

25.01.2024 20

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