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Law Professor and Jewish Community Leader Marvin Schick Dead at 85 https://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/ny/law-profe...
04/24/2020
Law Professor and Jewish Community Leader Marvin Schick Dead at 85

Law Professor and Jewish Community Leader Marvin Schick Dead at 85

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/ny/law-professor-and-jewish-community-leader-marvin-schick-dead-at-85/2020/04/24/

Jewish Press News Desk writes: Schick, whose writings appeared in The Jewish Press, founded the National Jewish Commission on Law and Public Affairs (COLPA) in 1965, and served as its first president.

Schick, whose writings appeared in The Jewish Press, founded the National Jewish Commission on Law and Public Affairs (COLPA) in 1965, and served as its first president.

Jewish Agency Chief Says Coronavirus Will Yield 100,000 Olim Next Year https://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/aliyah-is...
04/24/2020
Jewish Agency Chief Says Coronavirus Will Yield 100,000 Olim Next Year

Jewish Agency Chief Says Coronavirus Will Yield 100,000 Olim Next Year

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/aliyah-israel/jewish-agency-chief-says-coronavirus-will-yield-100000-olim-next-year/2020/04/24/

David Israel writes: Interest in aliyah to Israel has been recorded in Jewish communities where the number of Jews who died from the coronavirus is high.

Interest in aliyah to Israel has been recorded in Jewish communities where the number of Jews who died from the coronavirus is high.

Brawl: AG Wants Temporary Prosecutor Out, Prosecutor Says He Has the Goods on AG https://www.jewishpress.com/news/politi...
04/24/2020
Brawl: AG Wants Temporary Prosecutor Out, Prosecutor Says He Has the Goods on AG

Brawl: AG Wants Temporary Prosecutor Out, Prosecutor Says He Has the Goods on AG

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/politics/brawl-ag-wants-temporary-prosecutor-out-prosecutor-says-he-has-the-goods-on-ag/2020/04/24/

David Israel writes: The running theme of Mandelblit’s harsh criticism is that Eldad doesn’t play well with others, meaning the boys and girls of the prosecutor’s office which he has been trying to clean up.

The running theme of Mandelblit's harsh criticism is that Eldad doesn't play well with others, meaning the boys and girls of the prosecutor's office which he has been trying to clean up.

System-wide Blood Clots, Sudden Strokes: Doctors Say COVID-19 Attacks the Epithelium https://www.jewishpress.com/news/he...
04/24/2020
System-wide Blood Clots, Sudden Strokes: Doctors Say COVID-19 Attacks the Epithelium

System-wide Blood Clots, Sudden Strokes: Doctors Say COVID-19 Attacks the Epithelium

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/health-and-medicine/coronavirus/system-wide-blood-clots-sudden-strokes-doctors-say-covid-19-attacks-the-epithelium/2020/04/24/

Hana Levi Julian writes: “This is something we. never. see. Perhaps the virus is attacking the epithelium, and it’s causing . . . a problem of diffusion of the oxygen.”

“This is something we. never. see. Perhaps the virus is attacking the epithelium, and it’s causing . . . a problem of diffusion of the oxygen."

American Student Starts Program to Help Jewish Elderly, Families at Risk for COVID-19 https://www.jewishpress.com/news/b...
04/23/2020
American Student Starts Program to Help Jewish Elderly, Families at Risk for COVID-19

American Student Starts Program to Help Jewish Elderly, Families at Risk for COVID-19

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/american-student-starts-program-to-help-jewish-elderly-families-at-risk-for-covid-19/2020/04/23/

Hana Levi Julian writes: “Many people want to help others in times of crisis; they just don’t always know where to start. Our platform can support more requests & volunteers.”

“Many people want to help others in times of crisis; they just don't always know where to start. Our platform can support more requests & volunteers."

United Hatzalah Steps In to Help Bereaved Families on Yom  HaZikaron - Israel's Memorial Day https://www.jewishpress.com...
04/23/2020
United Hatzalah Steps In to Help Bereaved Families on Yom HaZikaron – Israel’s Memorial Day

United Hatzalah Steps In to Help Bereaved Families on Yom HaZikaron - Israel's Memorial Day

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/jewish-news/holiday-news/united-hatzalah-steps-in-to-help-bereaved-families-on-yom-hazikaron-israels-memorial-day/2020/04/23/

Hana Levi Julian writes: “The initiative was created to show we still remember and honor each and every one of the people who died and show our support for their families.”

"The initiative was created to show we still remember and honor each and every one of the people who died and show our support for their families."

Israeli Medical Student Develops Software to Accelerate Completion of COVID-19 Research Trials https://www.jewishpress.c...
04/23/2020
Israeli Medical Student Develops Software to Accelerate Completion of COVID-19 Research Trials

Israeli Medical Student Develops Software to Accelerate Completion of COVID-19 Research Trials

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/health-and-medicine/coronavirus/israeli-medical-student-develops-software-to-accelerate-completion-of-covid-19-research-trials/2020/04/23/

Hana Levi Julian writes: The program was donated to researchers around the world “to accelerate completion of their respective trials and . . . contribute to tikkun olam.”

The program was donated to researchers around the world “to accelerate completion of their respective trials and . . . contribute to tikkun olam."

In Time of Great Challenge a Hero Comes Along - From Jerusalem With Love [audio] https://www.jewishpress.com/multimedia/...
04/23/2020
In Time of Great Challenge a Hero Comes Along – From Jerusalem With Love [audio]

In Time of Great Challenge a Hero Comes Along - From Jerusalem With Love [audio]

https://www.jewishpress.com/multimedia/radio/israel-news-talk-radio/from-jerusalem-with-love/in-time-of-great-challenge-a-hero-comes-along-from-jerusalem-with-love-audio/2020/04/23/

Israel News Talk Radio writes: Orly talks about the new Israeli government and corona virus. Orly also speaks to Dr Brandon Shapiro about resilience in this hard time. Orly tells us a unknown story about Jonathan from the bible.

Orly talks about the new Israeli government and corona virus. Orly also speaks to Dr Brandon Shapiro about resilience in this hard time. Orly tells us a unknown story about Jonathan from the bible.

Chabad Rabbis in Israel Prohibit Emissary to Katmandu Hani Lipsh*tz from Lighting Independence Day Torch https://www.jew...
04/23/2020
Chabad Rabbis in Israel Prohibit Emissary to Katmandu Hani Lipsh*tz from Lighting Independence Day Torch

Chabad Rabbis in Israel Prohibit Emissary to Katmandu Hani Lipsh*tz from Lighting Independence Day Torch

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/jewish-news/chabad-2/chabad-rabbis-in-israel-prohibit-emissary-to-katmandu-hani-lipsh*tz-from-lighting-independence-day-torch/2020/04/23/

Yori Yanover writes: Lipsh*tz, for her part, posted a message on Thursday on the page of Chabad of Kathmandu, announcing she preferred to give up the honor and avoid the turf war altogether.

Lipsh*tz, for her part, posted a message on Thursday on the page of Chabad of Kathmandu, announcing she preferred to give up the honor and avoid the turf war altogether.

The Troubling Origin of the Coronavirus Pandemic - Beyond the Matrix [audio] https://www.jewishpress.com/multimedia/radi...
04/23/2020
The Troubling Origin of the Coronavirus Pandemic – Beyond the Matrix [audio]

The Troubling Origin of the Coronavirus Pandemic - Beyond the Matrix [audio]

https://www.jewishpress.com/multimedia/radio/israel-news-talk-radio/beyond-the-matrix/the-troubling-origin-of-the-coronavirus-pandemic-beyond-the-matrix-audio/2020/04/23/

Israel News Talk Radio writes: As of April 20, 220, Global COVID-19 infected cases have risen to 2,529,150 and fatalities reached 174,578. The US had 803,018 cases and 43,558 deaths due to the coronavirus. While Israel had 13,883 and 181 deaths There are disputes as to whether the social distancing mitigation has reached the point where gradual phased releases from confinement may shortly be feasible given the drop in new cases indicating plateauing may have been achieved in the major US infected states and hot spots.

As of April 20, 220, Global COVID-19 infected cases have risen to 2,529,150 and fatalities reached 174,578. The US had 803,018 cases and 43,558 deaths due to the coronavirus. While Israel had 13,883 and 181 deaths There are disputes as to whether the social distancing mitigation has reached the poin...

‘Celebrate Israel’ New York Parade Canceled, Potentially Replaced by Virtual Event https://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-n...
04/23/2020
‘Celebrate Israel’ New York Parade Canceled, Potentially Replaced by Virtual Event

‘Celebrate Israel’ New York Parade Canceled, Potentially Replaced by Virtual Event

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/ny/celebrate-israel-new-york-parade-canceled-potentially-replaced-by-virtual-event/2020/04/23/

JNS News Service writes: “It’s not a happy announcement, but it’s one we have to make,” said New York Mayor Bill de Blasio.

“It’s not a happy announcement, but it’s one we have to make,” said New York Mayor Bill de Blasio.

Arab Looters Use Pandemic Lull in Law Enforcement to Rob Ancient Treasures https://www.jewishpress.com/news/eye-on-pales...
04/23/2020
Arab Looters Use Pandemic Lull in Law Enforcement to Rob Ancient Treasures

Arab Looters Use Pandemic Lull in Law Enforcement to Rob Ancient Treasures

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/eye-on-palestine/palestinian-authority/arab-looters-use-pandemic-lull-in-law-enforcement-to-rob-ancient-treasures/2020/04/23/

David Israel writes: COGAT’s enforcement activity was cut to only 30% in the wake of the pandemic, and as a result, grave robbers and treasure hunters have been roaming unmolested throughout the ancient sites of Judea and Samaria.

COGAT's enforcement activity was cut to only 30% in the wake of the pandemic, and as a result, grave robbers and treasure hunters have been roaming unmolested throughout the ancient sites of Judea and Samaria.

UK Jewish Newspaper ‘Back to Business’ after Anonymous Bidder Saves it From Folding https://www.jewishpress.com/news/glo...
04/23/2020
UK Jewish Newspaper ‘Back to Business’ after Anonymous Bidder Saves it From Folding

UK Jewish Newspaper ‘Back to Business’ after Anonymous Bidder Saves it From Folding

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/global/uk/uk-jewish-newspaper-back-to-business-after-anonymous-bidder-saves-it-from-folding/2020/04/23/

JNS News Service writes: “The good news at the end of a dramatic week of twists and turns that would make Shakespeare blush is that your ‘Jewish News’ is back,” announced editor Richard Ferrer.

“The good news at the end of a dramatic week of twists and turns that would make Shakespeare blush is that your ‘Jewish News’ is back,” announced editor Richard Ferrer.

Israeli Researchers Convert Tap Water into Powerful Disinfectant Against Viruses https://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel...
04/23/2020
Israeli Researchers Convert Tap Water into Powerful Disinfectant Against Viruses

Israeli Researchers Convert Tap Water into Powerful Disinfectant Against Viruses

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/israeli-researchers-convert-tap-water-into-powerful-disinfectant-against-viruses/2020/04/23/

TPS / Tazpit News Agency writes: Researchers from Bar-Ilan University have developed new methodologies to produce powerful, environmentally-friendly disinfectants, based on tap water, that can eliminate bacteria and kill viruses, including microbes from the coronavirus family.

Researchers from Bar-Ilan University have developed new methodologies to produce powerful, environmentally-friendly disinfectants, based on tap water, that can eliminate bacteria and kill viruses, including microbes from the coronavirus family.

Coronavirus: 191 Dead in Israel, 46,784 in the US, 15,074 in NYC, Waiting for 2nd Wave https://www.jewishpress.com/headl...
04/23/2020
Coronavirus: 191 Dead in Israel, 46,784 in the US, 15,074 in NYC, Waiting for 2nd Wave

Coronavirus: 191 Dead in Israel, 46,784 in the US, 15,074 in NYC, Waiting for 2nd Wave

https://www.jewishpress.com/headline/coronavirus-191-dead-in-israel-46784-in-the-us-15074-in-nyc-waiting-for-2nd-wave/2020/04/23/

David Israel writes: “Chances are that there will be a second wave, which will be bigger than the first wave.”

"Chances are that there will be a second wave, which will be bigger than the first wave."

Back to Normal https://www.jewishpress.com/cartoons/back-to-normal/Asher Schwartz writes:
04/23/2020
Back to Normal

Back to Normal

https://www.jewishpress.com/cartoons/back-to-normal/

Asher Schwartz writes:

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Netanyahu Uses Coalition Deal to Get Rid of Threat from Within Likud: Yuli Edelstein https://www.jewishpress.com/news/is...
04/23/2020
Netanyahu Uses Coalition Deal to Get Rid of Threat from Within Likud: Yuli Edelstein

Netanyahu Uses Coalition Deal to Get Rid of Threat from Within Likud: Yuli Edelstein

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/the-knesset/netanyahu-uses-coalition-deal-to-get-rid-of-threat-from-within-likud-yuli-edelstein/2020/04/23/

David Israel writes: In former Speaker Yuli Edelstein’s circle they claim that all Netanyahu had to do was ask and Gantz would have capitulated. They don’t think he asked.

In former Speaker Yuli Edelstein's circle they claim that all Netanyahu had to do was ask and Gantz would have capitulated. They don't think he asked.

Delta Airlines to Resume NY - TLV Flights https://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/delta-airlines-to-resume-ny-tlv...
04/22/2020
Delta Airlines to Resume NY – TLV Flights

Delta Airlines to Resume NY - TLV Flights

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/delta-airlines-to-resume-ny-tlv-flights/2020/04/23/

Hana Levi Julian writes: It’s not yet clear, however, whether the Israeli government will continue to maintain the 14-day quarantine requirement for all passengers upon arrival.

It's not yet clear, however, whether the Israeli government will continue to maintain the 14-day quarantine requirement for all passengers upon arrival.

COVID-19 Lockdowns Return for Israel's Memorial Day, Independence Day https://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/government...
04/22/2020
COVID-19 Lockdowns Return for Israel’s Memorial Day, Independence Day

COVID-19 Lockdowns Return for Israel's Memorial Day, Independence Day

https://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/government-israel/covid-19-lockdowns-return-for-israels-memorial-day-independence-day/2020/04/23/

Hana Levi Julian writes: The purchase of food on the eve of Independence Day and on Independence Day itself will not be permitted.

The purchase of food on the eve of Independence Day and on Independence Day itself will not be permitted.

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