Archive for July 15th, 2016

July 15th, 2016 - 5:34 pm § in Misc.

The Military Takes Over Turkey

Coup underway in Turkey; president says he’s still in charge The Secular Democratic Military History of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Ataturk; (19 May 1881 – 10 November 1938) was a Turkish army officer, reformist statesman, and the first President of Turkey. He is credited with being the founder[...]

July 15th, 2016 - 9:18 am § in Donald Trump, Misc.

Trump Ends SusPENSE Tweets PENCE.

It’s Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter Donald Trump announced his decision on Twitter, capping a frenzied 24 hours of speculation about his choice. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence adds political experience and conservative bona fides to the Republican presidential ticket.[...]

July 15th, 2016 - 9:14 am § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

Elie Wiesel’s Failure to Understand Palestine

Elie Wiesel’s moral imagination never reached Palestine Elie Wiesel’s searing prose and testimonial eloquence made him a living symbol of the Holocaust that he survived, and the moral obligation to never forget what happened to the Jews of Europe during World War II. As he passes away, m[...]

July 15th, 2016 - 8:03 am § in Jews, Misc.

Kaddish For The Victims in Nice

Music from Chabad[...]