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From Monsey with love, from Alon Shvut Avi Ganz | The Times Of Israel | 3/1/20 On November 23rd, 2017, a Palestinian terrorist drove towards Gush Etzion Junction and got caught in a traffic jam just outside the gate to our community of Alon Shvut. It was a Thursday afternoon. As traffic stalled all around …

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Darkaynu girls

Why I’m excited for Israel Night Avi Ganz | The Times Of Israel | 13/11/19 It’s mid-November.  College application season.  High school seniors everywhere are scrambling to get paperwork together, essays written, fees paid, and, most of all, target schools identified.  Is it too academic?  Not academic enough? How’s campus life?  How’s my degree program? …

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The Pesach Seder: A Paradigm of Inclusion Avi Ganz | The Times Of Israel | 17/04/19 One of the more well-known passages in the Passover Haggadah speaks of the ‘Four Sons’, in reference to whom, the Torah enjoins us to engage with our children on the Seder Night.  In quoting the verses which instruct us to engage …

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Ariel and Eitan Wernick 2018

What is inclusion? Avi Ganz | The Times Of Israel | 04/03/19 “Do you know the joy of friendship, of caring and of love? Somehow I get the feeling that you do. Then we are not so different, we are very much the same… You do know who I am… I’m just like you -Abie …

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