November 25, 1844- The Czar of Russia provided for the establishment of Jewish schools and seminaries.

 

December 4, 1941- The Nazis placed the Jews of Poland outside the law and beyond protection of the courts.

 

December 16, 1948- First plane of Operation Magic Carpet brings Yemenite Jews to Eretz Yisroel.

 

Torah Portion

שׁפטים (Shoftim)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Shishi, 6 Elul, 5778

Friday, August 17, 2018

 

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