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    Michael Katz pays tribute to Gerald Leissner

    Dec 28, 2016 Go comment!
    Prof Michael Katz, pictured, chairs the largest legal firm in Africa and is a giant in the fields of law, taxation and corporate governance. It is fitting that he pays tribute to the passing of another giant, his friend and erstwhile communal colleague Gerald Leissner who passed away earlier this month. “He was much respected and admired by a huge constituency and will be sorely missed by the many institutions and organisations in which he played a pivotal part,” says Katz.
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    Israel not target of Obama’s UN ire, Trump is

    Dec 28, 2016 1 Comment
    In a new blog subtitled “Au Contraire”, JR Online editor Ant Katz, pictured, asks what Israel's government is playing at, as, he says: the fact that Barack Obama has taken this desperate move is quite transparently a shot over Trump's bough and not Israel’s. The PM is certainly no fool, says Katz. So, what is he playing at?
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    Rabbi becomes NYPD’s first 3-Star chief

    Dec 28, 2016 Go comment!
    The 80-year-old chaplain – who once traded a hostage-taker two pastrami sandwiches for his two guns - says that he had been accepting praise for the past 50 years “that doesn’t belong to me”. Most of it belonged to his wife, Miriam, he said. “She has been my confidant, my partner, my co-worker, she’s been my inspiration, she’s been my chaplain.”
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    UN Resolution 2334 is biblically 'correct'

    Dec 28, 2016 2 Comments
    From a biblical perspective, the recent U.N. resolution condemning Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria, as well as East Jerusalem as illegal and criminal is very close to being as to the what the Bible describes.
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    UN: wise counsel or anti-Israel vitriol?

    Dec 28, 2016 3 Comments
    Geoff Sifrin writes in his popular weekly column: “The uncomfortable truth is that (UN) Resolution 2334 is neither anti-Semitic nor anti-Israel” and that “crystal-clear message” was that: “For the community of nations, the settlements are illegal.” Read his latest column...
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