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Avner Zarmi

Avner Zarmi is a long-time resident of Wisconsin. Now semi-retired after 31 years in the aerospace industry, the ordained rabbi is devoting himself to teaching, Republican politics, and culturally conservative causes.
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This Week’s Old Testament: What Are Jews Learning at Synagogue Today? (Part 2)

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

What we're talking about when we talk about Judaism.

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Rush Limbaugh’s Defense of Donald Trump Is Shocking

Friday, September 18th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

What Limbaugh has done here is to conflate license and libertinism with freedom and liberty.

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This Week’s Old Testament: What Are Jews Learning at Synagogue Today?

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

What we're talking about when we talk about Judaism.

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I’m a Non-Zionist Jew Who Supports Israel

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

You might be surprised at the differences between Judaism and Zionism.

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How Could Clinton Possibly Be Elected?

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Are there any scenarios that still likely hand her a victory?

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Frustration From the Fringe: ‘Cuckservative’?

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Erick Erickson takes on the few vile individuals trying to join the fight against GOP leadership.

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Is There a Silver Lining in the Iran Deal?

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Let’s look for a silver lining in the very dark cloud of this agreement, in particular a chink in the Iranian armor which (I’m sure) was inadvertent, and overlooked.

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Will Moshe Soon Be Able to Marry Binyamin?

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

The prospects of gay marriage in Israel.

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A Dilemma and an Opportunity: Syria’s Civil War Knocks at Israel’s Northern Gate

Saturday, July 4th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Should the Israelis aid the Syrian Druze?

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Death Penalty: Punishment, Warning, Atonement?

Saturday, June 20th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Why the death sentence is perfectly aligned with morality.

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Trompe L’oeil Tactics Conceal the Actual Middle Eastern Strategy in Play

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

The parameters of the war in the Middle East are increasingly hidden in plain sight.

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Could Radical Russ Feingold Take Back Senate Seat from Ron Johnson?

Friday, May 15th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

As of now, Feingold is the most likely Dem Senate pickup.

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Touchy? U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv Livid That Israeli Musician Insulted Obama

Monday, May 11th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

An Israeli musician hardly known inside Israel gets the business from the U.S. State Department.

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Obama’s Legacy: Urban Pathologies on Display

Sunday, May 10th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Ferguson and Baltimore may well be harbingers of what awaits us all.

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There’s Still a Chance Netanyahu Doesn’t End Up as Prime Minister

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Believe it or not, it's true.

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Interview: New AG Brad Schimel Fights ‘Lawfare’ in Wisconsin

Saturday, April 25th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Leftists are trying to interfere with the legislative process by fighting every major piece of legislation in the courts. This is where the state attorney general comes in.

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Bibi in Serious Trouble with Only Days to Go Until Election

Friday, March 13th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Making sense of why Netanyahu is performing so badly in the polls.

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Did Mahmoud Abbas Just Foil a Hamas Coup?

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Sources report over 500 arrests in the West Bank.

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NY Times Champions Partisan Witch Hunt Against Scott Walker

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

They cheer on a disgraceful lawsuit targeting the frontrunner.

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Bibi’s Speech Fails to Move Israeli Election Polls

Friday, March 6th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Is he still likely to remain prime minister?

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Is There Anything Unique about French Anti-Semitism?

Thursday, March 5th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Recent years have seen a dramatic increase in the number and severity of anti-Semitic incidents throughout the world.

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In Israeli Election, This Is Bibi’s ‘Make-or-Break’ Week

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Can Likud regain the lead?

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Murder by Ideas

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

A warped idea can be responsible for the deaths of millions: the world of ideology versus reality.

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‘Palestinian Authority’ Shakier Than Ever

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Unpaid electricity bills result in blackouts, and a huge financial ruling finds it liable for terror.

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A Bad Week for Bibi

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 - by Avner Zarmi

Reports of wasteful public expenditures take a toll on Likud's lead.

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