View: Stunning Mosaic Found at Ancient Galilee Synagogue

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Via TimesOfIsrael: Jodi Magness, a professor of Early Judaism at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and her team found a stunning mosaic this summer depicting a group of elephants at the fifth-century synagogue in the Galilee village of Huqoq. The first section of the mosaic floor was found in the summer of 2012, revealing depictions of Samson setting the Philistine’s fields ablaze with the aid of unfortunate …

2,000-Year-Old Trove of Ancient Coins Found in Israel

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And where are those “ancient palestinian” coins? Nowhere, because they don’t exist. Via FoxNews: A 2,000-year-old trove of rare bronze coins from the Second Temple period was discovered in Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced Tuesday. The discovery was made after pottery shards discovered several months ago, during construction to widen the Jerusalem-Tel Aviv Highway, led archaeologists to continue their excavation. “The hoard, which appears to have been buried …

Jewish Archaeology vs. Leftist Anthroplogy

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There seems to be a persistent factor driving the far left to embrace Islam: their effort to replace the objective discipline of archaeology with an ahistorical, subjective, and postmodern form of anthropology. They can’t declare all cultures equally valid when those damned “tomb raiders” – like the Muslim Waqf – keep digging up proof to the contrary, so they lend as much support as they have to a culture dedicated …

Palestinian Mythology: “Israel is monstrous soldier eating the Dome of the Rock Mosque”

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Via PMW: Israel is monstrous soldier eating the Dome of the Rock Mosque Cartoon repeats PA libel that Israel is planning to destroy Jerusalem mosques PLO official: Israel wants to “erect what they call ‘the Temple’ over Al-Aqsa” Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik One of the libels continuously repeated by the PA is that Israel is planning to destroy the Al-Aqsa Mosque and everything else on the Temple Mount …

Muslim Clerics Call to Destroy Egypt’s Great Pyramids

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Waiting for the outrage from liberals, Jew-haters, the UN, NGOs, guardians of historical antiquity, Barack Hussein Obama, the Brits, Egyptians, non-Islamists, the Presbyterian Church, the Methodist Church, palestiniasts, Hanan Ashwari, the Human Rights Council, Israeli leftists, Jewish frauds, Mahmoud Abbas, museum curators, Egyptologists, Samantha Power, the Vatican, and others, but nope, I am not hearing a single peep.  Via FrontPageMag: According to several reports in the Arabic media, prominent Muslim …

Mahmoud Abbas to Netanyahu: “You are incidental in history.”

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More on the fabricated entity that calls itself “palestine”.  Via PMW: The PA held official events in Ramallah and in Gaza to mark the day the Palestinian Authority mourns the creation of the State of Israel, called “nakba” – “catastrophe” day. Mahmoud Abbas’s speech in Gaza was delivered in his name by his advisor and representative. In the speech Abbas denied that Jews have a history in the Land of …

Palestinian Revisionism Is the Only Obstacle to Peace

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More mythology from the fabricated entity which calls itself “palestine”.  Via JP: # The recent Palestinian Authority report stating that the Western Wall has no religious or historical significance to the Jewish people is sadly yet another attempt at political historical revisionism. As the recent UNESCO report on Jewish sites in Judea and Samaria exposed, the Palestinian rejectionist narrative is foisted on the international agenda and is supported by an …

CBS “60 Minutes” Joins the Arab Propaganda Bandwagon on Jerusalem

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Via CAMERA: * Lesley Stahl’s segment of CBS News’ “60 Minutes” on October 17, entitled “Controversy in Jerusalem: The City of David,” demonstrated how to promote Arab political propaganda with shoddy and partisan journalism. Stahl characterized as “controversial” Israel’s publicizing of archeological findings of Israelite history in Jerusalem, discredited the field of biblical archeology, and dismissed archeological excavations as something run by a “settler organization.” * While she questions the …

Israeli Archaeologists Find Ancient Fortification in Jerusalem

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Via AP: This image made available by Israel’s Antiquities Authority Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009 shows part of a a 3,700-year-old fortification wall discovered in Jerusalem. Archaeologists have discovered a 3,700-year-old wall in the City of David, part of the earliest fortification construction on such a large scale ever found in Jerusalem, the Israel Antiquities Authority said Wednesday. The 26-foot high wall is believed to have been part of a protected …

Israeli archaeologists discover ancient quarry

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This archaeological discovery illustrates the veracity of the Jewish Bible and deconstructs the historical revisionism that is at the heart of palestinianism and the manufactured entity known as “ancient Palestine”. Via AP: Israeli archaeologists have uncovered an ancient quarry where they believe King Herod extracted stones for the construction of the Jewish Temple 2,000 years ago, the Israel Antiquities Authority said Monday. The archaeologists believe the 1,000-square-foot (100-square-meter) quarry was …