Obama defends Iran deal at Hanukkah celebration

AFP via Yahoo! News 12/6/2013

Washington (AFP) – President Barack Obama on Thursday defended his nuclear diplomacy with Iran before an audience of Israeli diplomats and senior members of the US Jewish community and officials.

At a White House Hanukkah reception, Obama said that it was important for the United States to test Iran’s intentions, […]

Thanksgiving, Hanukkah overlap in unprecedented calendar oddity

Jeffrey Weiss Dallas Morning News 25 November 2013

The annual December dilemma — Hanukkah vs. Christmas — has become the November befuddlement for many American Jewish families this year: What’s Thanksgiving doing in Hanukkah?

It’s never happened before since Thanksgiving was set as the fourth Thursday in November. If you feast after sundown Thursday, your […]

Hanukkah–In Those Days, at This Time

TheLandOfIsrael YouTube 12/17/2011

What is the miracle of Hanukkah really about?

One days’ worth of olive oil lasting for 8 days, was indeed, miraculous…. but there is so much more to this holiday than meets the eye.

Hanukkah is the miraculous story of the Jewish People, and as you will see -the story never […]

It’s that Stupid, Politically Correct Holiday Season Again

YID with LID 12/9/2011

In less than two weeks Jews across the world will begin celebrating the minor holiday of Hanukkah, Chanukah and/or חנוכה the Jewish holiday that is spelled a hundred ways in English. Along with the joy of the holiday is the sadness that this minor holiday is continually hijacked by the […]