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

יתרוֹ (Yitro)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Rivi'i, 17 Shevat, 5779

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

 

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