Free Republic 2nd Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $86,248
Woo hoo!! And now over 98%!! Less than $1.8k to go!! We can do this. Thank you all very much! God bless.

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  • Personal Observations Here in the Kirya

    01/04/2010 2:28:18 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 15 replies · 760+ views
    Personal first-hand experience | 5/1/10 | Eleutheria5
    Last night, having been stranded in Gilo, I took a cab home. The gate off Highway 60 was open, but with sentries on duty. Before they let my cab driver through, one of them, armed with a rifle that he clutched nervously, opened first his door and then mine, quizzing us each in turn. He demanded to know what I was doing coming in at that hour (10:30), and when I told him I was coming home for the night, he demanded that I tell him quickly my building and apartment number (in Kiryat Arba, building numbers are sequential, regardless...
  • Israel And Freedom For Jonathan Pollard

    04/28/2005 1:50:07 PM PDT · by IsraelBeach · 125 replies · 2,599+ views
    Jerusalem Post / Israel News Agency ^ | April 28, 2005 | Caroline Glick / Joel Leyden
    Israel And Freedom For Jonathan Pollard By Caroline Glick The Jerusalem Post - With INA Publisher's Note Below Jerusalem ---- April 28......Jonathan Pollard is one of the most polarizing figures of our times. Pollard, a former intelligence analyst in US naval intelligence, has now served 20 years of a life imprisonment sentence following his conviction for transferring classified US intelligence materials relating to Arab ballistic missile and nonconventional weapons programs to Israel from May 1984 until his arrest in November 1985. For his contribution to Israel's security and for his long suffering in prison, Israel considers Pollard a national hero....