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Everything You Need to Know About Hamas in Eight Words

Tweet “Hamas never targets civilians. It only targets Jews.” —Hamas spokesman, Abu Odeh Israel miscalculated horribly in accepting a humanitarian cease-fire.

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Veteran’s Day, 2013: Rabbi Abraham Avrech, My Favorite Veteran

Tweet Today we honor our veterans—the living and the dead. Take a moment to ponder the enormous sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes and their families. Millions and millions of people all over the world are forever in their debt. Keep in mind that the U.S.military has freed more people on this earth from tyranny […]

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Veteran’s Day, 2012: Rabbi Abraham Avrech, My Favorite Veteran

Tweet Today we honor our veterans—the living and the dead. Take a moment to ponder the enormous sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes and their families. Millions and millions of people all over the world are forever in their debt. Keep in mind that the U.S.military has freed more people on this earth from tyranny […]

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We the Undersigned… Public Military Endorsements for Romney and Obama

Tweet “We the undersigned proudly support Governor Mitt Romney as our nation’s next Commander-in-Chief.” Admiral James B. Busey, USN, (Ret.) General James T. Conway, USMC, (Ret.) General Terrence R. Dake, USMC, (Ret) Admiral James O. Ellis, USN, (Ret.) Admiral Mark Fitzgerald, USM, (Ret.) General Ronald R. Fogleman, USAF, (Ret.) General Tommy Franks, USA, (Ret.) General […]

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U.S. Military Appeasing Muslim Brotherhood…

Tweet We expect the poison of political correctness in American colleges and universities because left-wing professors dominate academia. But to see this political ideology infect our armed forces is almost beyond belief. Let us be clear. The purpose of deliberately minimizing the danger of radical Islam is to make America receptive to sharia. By appeasing […]

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Dishonorable Disclosures

Tweet President Barack Hussein Obama, for political glory and personal self-aggrandizement, has compromised operational security. Take 22 minutes out of your busy schedule and watch as brave Americans explain the danger Obama and his flapping seals in the media pose to our republic.

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Obama Sues to Suppress Military Vote

Tweet We really shouldn’t be surprised. Obama is a Chicago politician whose values include making sure that felons, illegal immigrants, and the dead have the right to vote—for the Democrat ticket. In a move that could have an impact on the final result of the presidential election, Barack Obama’s campaign has sued Ohio to block […]

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Three Notable War Movies

Tweet There is no subject as well suited for the movies as war. In war there is conflict, love, and of course lots of explosions. Movies, someone once said, are just like life—with the boring parts cut out. Thus, movies about war delete the incredible boredom of most war-time experiences in favor of the hyper-drama […]

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First Memorial for Jewish Chaplains

Tweet Veteran readers of Seraphic Secret probably know that my father, Rabbi Abraham Avrech, Col. Ret., proudly served as an Army Chaplain for his entire career. A member of the fabled 42nd Division AKA The Rainbow Division, my father served in World War II, the Korean War, and finally Vietnam. As a child, my father […]

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Roy P. Benevidez: Medal of Honor

Tweet I live in the failing state of California. From the once golden state I watch Barack Hussein Obama declare, like Willie Stark, a populist war against the financial institutions of this country. Obama’s budget is a fiscal nightmare that will bury this country in red ink for generations to come. Islamist terrorists are Mirandized […]

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Troopathon 2009: My Chaplain

Tweet To read my contribution to the Big Hollywood Troopathon, please click here.

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  • Annual Ariel Avrech
    Memorial Lectures

    Young Israel of Century City
    Eleventh: June 8, 2014
    Michael Medved: "Shifting Alliances: Why Liberals No Longer Reliably Support Israel — And Conservatives Do." Blog Post | Audio (mp3 97MB)
    Tenth: June 9, 2013
    David Horowitz: "The War Against Judaism on the University Campus." Blog Post | Audio (mp3 16MB)
    Ninth: June 3, 2012
    Joel B. Pollak: "The Mainstream Media's Betrayal of Israel." Blog Post | Audio (mp3 15MB)
    Eighth: June 5, 2011
    Yossi Klein Halevi: "What is Expected of a Survivor People: Lessons My Father Taught Me." Blog Post | Audio (mp3 18MB)
    Seventh: June 13, 2010
    Dennis Prager: "Happiness is a Mitzvah, Not an Emotion." Blog Post | Audio (mp3 80MB)
    Sixth: June 21, 2009
    Rabbi Steven Pruzansky: "Conformity in Jewish Life: Vice, Virtue or Affectation?" Blog Post | Audio (mp3 64MB)
    Fifth: June 15, 2008
    Rabbi Dr. Gil S. Perl: "What Was the Rosh Yeshiva Reading: Intellectual Openness in 19th Century Lithuania." Blog Post | Audio (mp3 70MB)
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