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“Hatikva” instills more than just nationalism

By Abbigail Klein For Mitzpeh @Mitzpeh Views expressed in opinion columns are the author’s own. It is a sensation like no other landing in one of the greatest countries  hearing the national anthem of Israel, “Hatikva,” play throughout the entire airplane. This poem, translated as “The Hope” was “unofficially” declared ...

Yom HaZikaron highlights differences between American, Israeli military culture

By Rachel Kalusin For the Mitzpeh @rkalusin Yom HaZikaron is the day of remembrance for the fallen soldiers and the victims of terror in Israel. This year the holiday is commemorated on the evening of April 30 through sundown tonight, May 1. Memorial Day serves the same purpose in the U.S., but the two holidays have more differences than ...

Sanctions only viable option to combat Iran’s nuclear program

by Jake Baum “Opportunity, prosperity and justice”: President Barack Obama used these words in 2009 to describe his hopes for the future of the Iranian government’s attitude toward its people. However, the reality that Obama envisioned is far from the truth. Many political groups throughout America, Israel and Iran have speculated ...