The story about Napoleon in the article says it all: religion is the beating heart of judaism and should be ISRAEL's. Without judaism ISRAEL would not exist, jews neither, and nobody to mourn them or the Temple. If ever AhmadIran drops something upon us, survivors would only have the rivers of Babylon psalms and fastings...to come back!!!
Israeli forces shoot, lightly wound Palestinian they say was fleeing security check (Haaretz)
from the article: Anshel Pfeffer / It is wrong to fast on Tisha B'Av