Students Weigh in on Controversial Topic at Debate Midrash
Israel / School News / World News

Students Weigh in on Controversial Topic at Debate Midrash

This Thursday Hebrew Academy held its fourth Debate Midrash to discuss the recent controversy in Israel over whether an IDF soldier should be sentenced for manslaughter for killing a Palestinian terrorist. Students shared their opinions in an open mic forum, expressing a variety of viewpoints on the situation. First students viewed the video showing the … Continue reading

Op-Ed: UN Vote
Israel / World News

Op-Ed: UN Vote

Last Friday, the United States of America under lame duck president Barack Obama turned their backs on Israel, refusing to veto the blatantly anti-Semitic U.N. Security Council Resolution 2334. Among other things, the resolution stated that “the establishment by Israel of settlements in the Palestinian territory occupied since 1967, including East Jerusalem, has no legal validity and … Continue reading

The Next Generation: Voting in 2016
Presidential Election / World News

The Next Generation: Voting in 2016

As this year’s election is forthcoming and almost in full swing, registered voters have begun the early voting process in several states throughout the nation. In their first year as legal adults, eighteen year-olds nationwide will join these registered voters to cast their vote, an exciting first. With Trump and Clinton running for office and … Continue reading