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What are the excuses not to make Aliyah?

What are the excuses not to make Aliyah?

Is there a future for Jews in Israel to make a fortune?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 20/08/2021 19:29
What should stop Jews from making Aliyah?

What should stop Jews from making Aliyah?

Can all these other restrictions because of Covid be greater than G-d’s most sacred Mitzvah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 13/08/2021 14:51
As persecution of Jews increases, Aliyah increases

As persecution of Jews increases, Aliyah increases

Dr. Sam Minskoff discusses phenomenon of increase in persecution of Jews being connected to the increase in Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 06/08/2021 19:16
Should a Covid-19 vaccine be a condition for Aliyah?

Should a Covid-19 vaccine be a condition for Aliyah?

What is the right thing to do when there are so many conflicting expert opinions/studies regarding taking the vaccine against the virus?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 30/07/2021 18:10
Does Aliyah fit for all Jews?

Does Aliyah fit for all Jews?

Are Jews "stuck" in the exile, for various reasons, and if so, what can be done about it?Sam Minskoff, 23/07/2021 19:50
Aliyah and the enslavement of fear

Aliyah and the enslavement of fear

Neima Halevi Minskoff discusses Aliyah fear and how to deal with it.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 16/07/2021 18:49
Why does part of the world see Israel as a danger?

Why does part of the world see Israel as a danger?

To whom or what is Israel so dangerous, and why?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 09/07/2021 13:39
The gates of Aliyah are rattling - are they closing?

The gates of Aliyah are rattling - are they closing?

Will the new government discourage Aliyah, and to what extent?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 02/07/2021 19:45
How will the new government affect Aliyah rate?

How will the new government affect Aliyah rate?

New beginnings along the Aliyah trail can and may very well increase the rate of Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 18/06/2021 15:39
Aliyah and Israel’s political unrest

Aliyah and Israel’s political unrest

With the unrest in Israel, who is really in control, making Israel the safest place for Jews?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 11/06/2021 12:36
Aliyah is more important now than ever before - here's why.

Aliyah is more important now than ever before - here's why.

"The gates of Aliyah may close permanently." (Dedicated to Shifra Hoffman of blessed memory.)Dr. Sam Minskoff, 04/06/2021 16:27
What is the right time to make Aliyah?

What is the right time to make Aliyah?

What signs, wonders & signals do we need to see that would provide, without a shadow of a doubt, solid evidence of the time to make Aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 28/05/2021 19:33
Israel after war: Aliyah phobia

Israel after war: Aliyah phobia

The mitzvah of Aliyah is still and always will be in full force and effect.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 21/05/2021 19:20
The effect of Jerusalem riots on Aliyah rate

The effect of Jerusalem riots on Aliyah rate

Despite the unrest/attacks from Israel’s enemies, is Israel still safe to make Aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 14/05/2021 19:10
Aliyah and elections: Liberals and conservatives

Aliyah and elections: Liberals and conservatives

Who would most Olim vote for? How might this affect the rate of Aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 07/05/2021 14:19
Why insist on remaining in a foreign land?

Why insist on remaining in a foreign land?

Why insist on remaining in the Diaspora with all its dangers to the Jewish people?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 30/04/2021 19:16
The Aliyah Covenant: the JOY of the new immigrants

The Aliyah Covenant: the JOY of the new immigrants

The new immigrants joy, the naysayer’s grief and ultimate regret.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 23/04/2021 16:54
Aliyah: A trail of tears?

Aliyah: A trail of tears?

Aliyah, what is to fear?  Are we Jews tricked into not making Aliyah by some clever "reason"?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 16/04/2021 19:05
Aliyah: 'Shoot first, ask questions later'

Aliyah: 'Shoot first, ask questions later'

The inner struggle that Jews grapple with during the Aliyah process.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 09/04/2021 18:30
Aliyah and the ‘police state’ hysteria

Aliyah and the ‘police state’ hysteria

Such hysteria is to frighten Jews from not making Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 02/04/2021 02:15
Aliyah and politics: Is ‘Israel being a police state'?

Aliyah and politics: Is ‘Israel being a police state'?

What does ‘Israel being a police state’ have to do with not making Aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 26/03/2021 15:15
Aliyah and the police state: the misconceptions

Aliyah and the police state: the misconceptions

Why is Israel often accused of being a ‘police state,’ with this used as a ‘reason’ not to make aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 19/03/2021 14:50
The Coronavirus Crisis: A call for immigrants to move to Israel

The Coronavirus Crisis: A call for immigrants to move to Israel

Will the opportunity to make Aliyah last if the gates start closing?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 12/03/2021 15:18
Why do the naysayers and skeptics want to prevent aliyah?

Why do the naysayers and skeptics want to prevent aliyah?

Why the majority accepts the naysayers argument so readily regarding aliyah, and how to check their skeptical arguments against the truth.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 05/03/2021 16:57
Will the coronavirus interfere with making Aliyah?

Will the coronavirus interfere with making Aliyah?

The coronavirus should not interfere with Aliyah if the person is careful and informative from reliable sources.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 26/02/2021 15:14
COVID Pandemic: Why are Olim embarrassed?

COVID Pandemic: Why are Olim embarrassed?

Dr. Sam Minskoff talks about the affect of the pandemic on Aliyah and Diaspora Jews who want to come to Israel.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 22/01/2021 13:43
More lockdowns, fear, restlessness and Aliyah

More lockdowns, fear, restlessness and Aliyah

Focus: the key to not getting caught up in the fear and unrest stemming from the pandemic and the resulting quarantines.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 08/01/2021 16:30
What lockdowns have to do with the Aliyah story

What lockdowns have to do with the Aliyah story

Fear that distracts the Jew from making Aliyah is like the pandemic from which the only vaccine is Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 01/01/2021 15:52
Olim in embarrassment: When the entrance gates to Israel are closed

Olim in embarrassment: When the entrance gates to Israel are closed

The terrifying experience of being trapped in the Diaspora is at hand.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 25/12/2020 15:44
How much will COVID fears impact Aliyah to Israel?

How much will COVID fears impact Aliyah to Israel?

The coronavirus brings with it fear and a kind of darkness. As Jews, our light knows how to overcome this darkness as wellDr. Sam Minskoff, 18/12/2020 15:42
Fear, panic, Aliyah and control

Fear, panic, Aliyah and control

The PANicdemic  which appears to be spreading is out to sabotage Aliyah in all its forms.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 11/12/2020 15:47
Will Biden's administration pose a threat to American Jews?

Will Biden's administration pose a threat to American Jews?

As the situation heats up in the Diaspora, the Jews bear the brunt of it. Signaling desperately for Jews to return home.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 04/12/2020 12:19
The Biden Syndrome and its effect on Aliyah

The Biden Syndrome and its effect on Aliyah

Turmoil, uncertainty and overall mistrust can be a catalyst for making Aliyah. These turbulent times can make the choice much easier.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 27/11/2020 14:57
Lockdown Doldrums pre and post Aliyah

Lockdown Doldrums pre and post Aliyah

The ‘leisure time’ spent during the lock down in the diaspora is best spent planning and preparing for inevitable Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 20/11/2020 14:37
How the results of the elections in the US could impact Aliyah

How the results of the elections in the US could impact Aliyah

The increase in Aliyah may stem more from a survival instinct rather than from a desire to fulfill the sacred commandment.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 13/11/2020 14:40
the effects of prolonged lockdowns and how to cope with it

the effects of prolonged lockdowns and how to cope with it

Coping with the pandemic and lockdown while adjusting and experiencing the Aliyah process.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 06/11/2020 12:12
The ‘lockdown blues’ and its effect on Aliyah

The ‘lockdown blues’ and its effect on Aliyah

The ‘lockdown blues’ in connection with ‘Aliyah blues’ is an indication of lacking a certain kind of focus to combat fear.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 23/10/2020 17:29
The heart and the mind in dealing with Aliyah and the lockdown

The heart and the mind in dealing with Aliyah and the lockdown

The more one tangles and hassles about and against the lockdown the worse the virus gets (it seems).Dr. Sam Minskoff, 16/10/2020 15:57
The coronavirus and delays in Aliyah - Keep your hopes up

The coronavirus and delays in Aliyah - Keep your hopes up

Despite the hardships and impossibilities and what seems foolish, make Aliyah anyway.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 09/10/2020 17:46
The coronavirus and delays in Aliyah - Keep the hope

The coronavirus and delays in Aliyah - Keep the hope

Despite the hardships and impossibilities and what seems foolish, make Aliyah anyway.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 02/10/2020 17:50
The world is changing - how does that impact Aliyah?

The world is changing - how does that impact Aliyah?

The plague rages on to the confusion and awareness of others resulting in fear, interest and learning.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 25/09/2020 15:54
Will there be an Aliyah lockdown?

Will there be an Aliyah lockdown?

The effects of the upcoming strange new season, challenging lockdown (quarantine) on Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 18/09/2020 15:45
Why are you afraid of immigrating to Israel?

Why are you afraid of immigrating to Israel?

The importance of what to take which is the main focus that helps one to organize and experience the joy of settling in the Land of Israel.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 11/09/2020 16:38
Strategy for aliyah - beyond the decision

Strategy for aliyah - beyond the decision

What to take and what to leave fortifies the adjustment process of aliyah and settling in the Land of Israel.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 04/09/2020 16:31
Can Aliyah be a scary experience?

Can Aliyah be a scary experience?

Has G-d got it all wrong? What is needed to convince ‘the 80%’ to make Aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 28/08/2020 16:34
'The next wave of Aliyah will be unlike any other'

'The next wave of Aliyah will be unlike any other'

The coronavirus pandemic and anti-Semitism are fueling a wave of immigration to Israel unlike previous waves.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 21/08/2020 13:40
Aliyah to Israel: Does the reason really matter?

Aliyah to Israel: Does the reason really matter?

Does it make a difference if aliyah is running to or away from something?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 14/08/2020 14:44
How dangerous or fatal is it really for Jews to remain in the Diaspora?

How dangerous or fatal is it really for Jews to remain in the Diaspora?

Is Aliyah the true antidote for the current ongoing coronavirus pandemic among other things?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 07/08/2020 18:37
Aliyah: A trail of tears or joy?

Aliyah: A trail of tears or joy?

Aliyah: a process of grief and a process of joy, with grief being an integral part of JOY. Both grief & joy make up one side of ‘the coin.’Dr. Sam Minskoff, 31/07/2020 17:29
When ‘Fake News’ plays into Jew hatred and fear

When ‘Fake News’ plays into Jew hatred and fear

The psychology of Aliyah as it relates to extreme fear of change.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 17/07/2020 17:08
Aliyah and the ‘Fear Factor’

Aliyah and the ‘Fear Factor’

If ‘Yankee Doodle’ is dead in America, how will the Jews there respond? Will Jews allow fear to be the dominate factor in making Aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 13/07/2020 01:39
Aliyah is accelerating - Why is it happening now?

Aliyah is accelerating - Why is it happening now?

The 'price' people seem to have to pay or receive when making Aliyah needs to be seriously considered.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 03/07/2020 18:56
Could civil unrest abroad impact Aliyah?

Could civil unrest abroad impact Aliyah?

The civil unrest in the Diaspora that Jews are blamed for including the coronavirus may very well affect the Aliyah rate in unusual ways.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 26/06/2020 17:18
Identity issues keep Jews in the Diaspora despite persecutions

Identity issues keep Jews in the Diaspora despite persecutions

Adjustment or maladjustment is dealt with effectively during the Aliyah process in Israel.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 19/06/2020 18:36
How riots affect the Aliyah rate

How riots affect the Aliyah rate

The ever-increasing spike in violence against Jews in the Diaspora appears to correspond with ever-increasing spike in Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 12/06/2020 15:18
Is there a connection between Kristallnacht and the riots going on America?

Is there a connection between Kristallnacht and the riots going on America?

Kristallnacht as compared to the ongoing riots occurring now in America.  Are the dynamics similar for similar reasons?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 05/06/2020 14:29
Post coronavirus fear-trauma and Aliyah

Post coronavirus fear-trauma and Aliyah

The effects of post coronavirus fear-trauma on the current rate of Aliyah.Dr. Sam Minskoff, 28/05/2020 15:23