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1967 News Piece: Half Million Jews Observe Tefillin at Western Wall

In honor of Yom Yerushalayim and 50 years since the reunification of Israel, we present this article, which was originally published by Lubavitch News Service in 1967, discussing the success of the Tefillin campaign since its inception days before the war began.

FLASHBACK! | Flashback | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Murdered by Soviets in 1938, Jewish Activist’s Gravesite Found

Dovid Zaklikowski | Flashback | Monday, November 3, 2014

The eighth note!

I remember way, way back in the day, when I was a Yeshivah student, I used to help a certain Chabad House every so often and spend Shabbos with them. It was a marvelous experience every time. I loved the atmosphere, the warmth and the genuine feeling of being welcomed and accepted that the Shliach and his family gave.

Benny Hershcovich | Flashback | Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Flashback!: Chabad at UCLA Marks 40th Year

In this week's Flashback! lubavitch.com presents a news release dated 1969 announcing Chabad's purchase of its first campus center located adjacent to the UCLA campus.

Flashback | Thursday, September 10, 2009

The Maharal-Chabad Nexus

The Maharal had an influence on many streams of Jewish thought, including Chasidism, and especially on Chabad Chasidism. Indeed, the founder of Chabad, Reb Schneur Zalman of Liadi, was a direct descendant of the Maharal.

Baila Olidort | Flashback | Monday, September 7, 2009

Flashback!: Gan Israel Campsite Purchased

It was forty years ago this summer that the popular Camp Gan Israel overnight boys' camp purchased a sprawling property in the Catskills Mountains.

Flashback | Thursday, August 13, 2009

Flashback! Lubavitch Office in Milwaukee Acquires New Center

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin (LNS) - The Director of the Milwaukee regional office of the Lubavitch movement has announced the acquisition of a new building which will serve as the headquarters for its activities in the State of Wisconsin.

LNS Archive | Flashback | Friday, August 7, 2009

Flashback: Teacher Donates Back Pay to Charity

Speaking at the Lubavitcher center in New York this week commemorating his father's 20th Yartzeit, the Rebbe told of the difficult plight of many teachers of Jewish studies in Yeshivos and other Jewish schools. They are often underpaid, said the Rebbe, and in most cases receive smaller salaries than teachers of secular studies. Often they are paid with a postdated check valid several weeks, and sometimes months, hence.

Flashback | Thursday, July 23, 2009

Flashback: It Was the Summer of '61 . . .

With the Chabad-Lubavitch rabbinical summer visitation program now in full swing, some 400 rabbinical students are visiting hundreds of cities worldwide under the aegis of Merkos L’Inyonei Chinuch

Flashback | Thursday, July 16, 2009

Flashback 1950s: A Meeting With the Rebbe

In the summer of 1956, after our return from the Soviet Union, I made a visit to Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneirson, better known as the Lubavitcher Rabbi.

Flashback | Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Welcome To A New President

The idea of “e pluribus unum” (out of many - one) that appears on U.S.currency, sums up the American democratic process. A government is installed when the "pluribus," the many, participate in free and true elections, thus ensuring a smooth transition of power from one administration to the next. The entire purpose of any election is the unity that will be its consequence; for once the majority has expressedits choice, even the dissenting minority must unite behind that decision.

Flashback | Tuesday, January 20, 2009

FLASHBACK! LUBAVITCHER REBBE DECRIES USE OF "ABRIDGED BIBLES"

Flashback to 1965!

FLASHBACK! | Flashback | Thursday, August 30, 2007

LUBAVITCH INAUGURATES JEWISH BOOKMOBILE

Flashback! to 1963

FLASHBACK! | Flashback | Monday, July 30, 2007

Lubavitcher Rebbe Proposes Summer Time Be Used for Fortifyting and Expansion of Jewish Education

FLASHBACK! | Flashback | Tuesday, May 29, 2007