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David Matas reports on how the UN Human Rights Council ganged up on Israel - yet again, this past March

By DAVID MATAS Going to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva means wandering into an alternative universe.  Everywhere else, people are concerned about a wide variety of human rights issues.  In Geneva, at the UN Human Rights Council, the concern is primarily Israel.  

Jewish National Fund helps to integrate young people with disabilities into the IDF

On Rob Berkowits’ most recent visit to Israel in February, one of the programs that most impressed the executive director of the Jewish National Fund office for Manitoba and Saskatchewan was the Israel Defense Forces’ “Special in Uniform” project which enables youth with disabilities to fulfill a dream and to be like most young Israelis that serve in the IDF.