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Six Days in October

Six Days in October

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Nineteen years ago Nachshon Wachsman was kidnapped by Hamas terrorists.

Israel’s Top 44 Inventions

Israel’s Top 44 Inventions

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A new exhibit pays homage to Israeli ingenuity.

Israel’s Secret Doctors

Israel’s Secret Doctors

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Nobody asks permission to kill. We do not ask permission to save lives.

Israel’s Freedom of Speech

Israel’s Freedom of Speech

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Muslims can speak more freely in Israel than in Egypt, Jordan and the PA.

Israel Calls

Israel Calls

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Why we're leaving our great life in North America and moving to Israel.

Hope for Heroism

Hope for Heroism

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After nearly losing their lives protecting the Jewish nation, injured Israeli soldiers are helping other injured soldiers.

Israel Lacrosse and Shabbat

Israel Lacrosse and Shabbat

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Why we're forfeiting our World Cup playoff game.

Common Ground

Common Ground

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Spending three days with non-religious Israelis, I discovered surprising things about them, and myself.

NY’s Israeli Day Parade

NY’s Israeli Day Parade

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We gather for one unifying reason: We love Israel.

Israel’s Sense of Purpose

Israel’s Sense of Purpose

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Israel’s sense of historical importance is palpable. The U.S. would do well to emulate it.

Boston/Israel Collaboration

Boston/Israel Collaboration

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An exclusive interview with the head of emergency medicine at Mass. General, and the Israeli doctor who trained them.

Israel: Defying the Odds

Israel: Defying the Odds

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Amazing facts about Israel.

Gates of Heaven: A Yom HaZikaron Video

Gates of Heaven: A Yom HaZikaron Video

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A video for Israel Memorial Day.

Barricades of Prayer

Barricades of Prayer

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My summer with Israeli soldiers confronted my fear of living.

At the Crossroads

At the Crossroads

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With gratitude to the young men who fought for our freedom.

Joy of Israel

Joy of Israel

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From soldiers on skis to Israeli cowboys, a family of olim discovers hidden Israel.

Our Soldiers

Our Soldiers

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The idealism and faith of Israel's Army.

This is Israel: Resilience

This is Israel: Resilience

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Critically wounded by Hezbollah terrorists, Asael Lubotzky dramatically transforms from victim to healer.

A Time to Fight

A Time to Fight

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When an Arab terrorist tried to kill Yael Mitzafon, she had three choices: fight, flight or freeze. She fought.

Israel Feeds the World

Israel Feeds the World

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Israel displays leadership in innovative agricultural technologies.

A Bravery Fiercer than Death

A Bravery Fiercer than Death

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The tragic yet inspiring story of the 35 heroes of Gush Etzion.

Our Family’s Aliyah: A Video Diary

Our Family’s Aliyah: A Video Diary

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Answering the perplexing question: Why we moved to Israel.

What I Saw During Pillar of Defense

What I Saw During Pillar of Defense

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I worked 20 hours a day as a soldier in the IDF, providing goods and services to civilians in Gaza.

Mobilizing Jews

Mobilizing Jews

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Heroism, leadership and kinship during Israel's "mini-war."

Gaza: The Spiritual Response

Gaza: The Spiritual Response

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How you can join the battle.

Lori Live in Israel Now

Lori Live in Israel Now

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AUDIO: 100 courageous women fly to Israel in solidarity.

Gaza Escalation

Gaza Escalation

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What other country would tolerate this?

Israel's Cardboard Wheelchair

Israel's Cardboard Wheelchair

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It’s rolling out from Israel and ready to conquer the world.

Rocket Attacks in Israel

Rocket Attacks in Israel

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My country is under attack. Do you care?

The Iranian Cloud

The Iranian Cloud

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Celebrating Sukkot on the brink of a nuclear Iran.

Where the Impossible Happens

Where the Impossible Happens

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Building Israel, from the first grade up.

Bizrael Student Experience

Bizrael Student Experience

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An Israel trip for college students that shows the Israeli hi-tech start-up culture – up close and personal.

The Gift of a Second Chance

The Gift of a Second Chance

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I will never forget that moment of eerie silence – the silence of those who were dead in every seat around me.

My Gush Katif Family: Seven Years Later

My Gush Katif Family: Seven Years Later

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Fortunately they were able to painstakingly put the pieces of their lives back together.

Helping Victims of Terror

Helping Victims of Terror

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Liora Tedgi’s bargain with God.

Encountering Terror

Encountering Terror

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If I turn my back on Israel, I am the one defeated.

Small Nation, Big Difference

Small Nation, Big Difference

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Israel isn’t perfect, but it’s working hard to implement the Jewish ideal of repairing the world.

Amazing Israeli Medical Breakthroughs

Amazing Israeli Medical Breakthroughs

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Modern Israeli inventions are giving handicapped people new hope.

Jerusalem : Compass of the Diaspora Jew

Jerusalem : Compass of the Diaspora Jew

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Somehow we always know how to seek Jerusalem, whether it's by Babylon's rivers or the Hudson.

Israel in Timelapse

Israel in Timelapse

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A unique tour of Israeli landscapes.

Why is Israel So Happy?

Why is Israel So Happy?

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The Jewish state ranked 14th on global Happiness Report. What’s its secret?

Israel Revisited

Israel Revisited

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Is Israel as terrible as the media makes it seem? I moved to Tel Aviv for two months to find out.

Celebrate Life

Celebrate Life

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An open letter to Eva Sandler who lost her husband and two sons in the Toulouse terrorist attack.

Why We Fight

Why We Fight

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It was clear to the soldiers why they fight. It was also clear why they’d prefer not to have to.

Not Without a Fight

Not Without a Fight

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Israel was reconstituted as a safe haven for the Jewish people – and with God’s help, so it will be.

Diamonds and Other Rocks of Love

Diamonds and Other Rocks of Love

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Your gravestone is covered with hundreds of rocks, each one carrying a message of love.

Inspiration in Jerusalem

Inspiration in Jerusalem

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When my mother suddenly died, I needed some answers.

A Second Chance for Aliyah

A Second Chance for Aliyah

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One family turns back the clock.

Israel: Saving Lives

Israel: Saving Lives

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IDF aid missions save thousands around the world.

Our Soldiers, Our Sons

Our Soldiers, Our Sons

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Moving to Israel forces us to confront a new reality: our sons in uniform.

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