Ahed Tamimi Sentenced

by Noah Kulwin Photo: Haim Schwarczenberg,   AHED TAMIMI WILL BE GOING TO JAIL for 8 months, as part of a plea bargain announced by the 17-year-old’s lawyer on Wednesday. According to her lawyer, Tamimi was staring down a three year sentence for 12 charges, stemming from a December viral video in which Tamimi was filmed slapping […]

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November 26: The Mumbai Attacks

Ten coordinated armed attacks by Pakistani Muslims began in Mumbai, India on this date in 2008. The attacks lasted for three days and killed at least 166 people while wounding more than 300. Among the targeted sites was Nariman House, a Jewish center run by Chabad, where Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his pregnant wife Rivka […]

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October 4: The Bombing of Maxim

Twenty-one Israelis, both Jewish and Arab, were killed in a suicide bombing of a restaurant, Maxim, in Haifa on this date in 2003. This beachfront restaurant, co-owned by Jews and Christian Arabs, was known as a symbol of coexistence in this most integrated of Israeli cities. The bomber was a woman, Hanadi Jaradat, a 29-year-old […]

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