בס׳ד

"Where does it say that you have a contract with G-d to have an easy life?"

the Lubavitcher Rebbe



"Failure is not the enemy of success; it is its prerequisite."

Rabbi Nosson Scherman



2 May 2016

Just don't understand

Parents Just Don't Understand

When Things are Going Well

A deadly US air strike in Afghanistan last year that destroyed a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders did not amount to a war crime but was caused by human error, equipment failure and other factors, a U.S. military report released on Friday concluded.
Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/US-strike-on-Afghan-hospital-in-2015-not-a-war-crime-Pentagon/articleshow/52060934.cms

Jen Psaki
Department Spokesperson
Washington, DC
August 3, 2014
The United States is appalled by today’s disgraceful shelling outside an UNRWA school in Rafah sheltering some 3,000 displaced persons, in which at least ten more Palestinian civilians were tragically killed. The coordinates of the school, like all UN facilities in Gaza, have been repeatedly communicated to the Israeli Defense Forces. We once again stress that Israel must do more to meet its own standards and avoid civilian casualties.
http://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/ps/2014/230160.htm

Different standards?

20 Apr 2016

This night

Why Is This Night More Painful...

Lubavitcher Police Officer Honored for Bravery

A radical activist who has refused to condemn ISIS was today elected president of the National Union of Students.

Malia Bouattia has previously endorsed Palestinian 'resistance' against Israel, arguing that 'non-violent protest' is not enough, and called her own university a 'Zionist outpost'
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3549948/NUS-elects-president-refuses-condemn-ISIS-calls-Birmingham-University-Zionist-outpost.html#ixzz46ORpDyMN