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ARTICLES BY: Algemeiner Staff


January 30, 2017 5:44 pm
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‘From Palestine to Mexico, All the Walls Have Got to Go!’: Anti-Israel Chants Heard Across Country at Protests Against Trump Travel Ban

Anti-Israel activists at a number of demonstrations across the US over the weekend appeared to co-opt protests against President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban executive order by...

December 4, 2016 4:29 pm
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Bernard-Henri Lévy Says Election of Donald Trump a ‘Major Event for Jews’; Warns of Rise of ‘American Antisemitism’

Editor's note: Bernard-Henri Lévy — French philosopher, filmmaker, and activist; defender of Israel and of Jewish values — returns to New York on January 11...

November 30, 2016 11:32 am
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Watch: Officials From Across Globe Discuss Future of Middle East at UK-Israel Strategic Challenges Conference

Watch below as officials, commentators and analysts from around the world talk about the future of the Middle East in the Donald Trump era at...

November 11, 2016 12:13 am
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Iconic Canadian-Jewish Songwriter Leonard Cohen Dead at 82

Famed Jewish singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen died on Thursday night aged 82, according to a post on his official Facebook page. "We have lost one of music’s...

November 6, 2016 12:21 am
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Ivanka Trump, Campaign Officials Visit Queens Gravesite of Revered Orthodox Rabbi

Ivanka Trump, the Orthodox Jewish daughter of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, was seen visiting the Queens, New York gravesite of a revered rabbi on...

October 9, 2016 8:57 pm
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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Face Off in High-Stakes Second Presidential Debate

Millions of people are expected to tune in on Sunday night for the second US presidential debate between Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate...

October 4, 2016 8:32 pm
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Vice Presidential Candidates Tim Kaine and Mike Pence Face Off in First and Only Debate

US vice presidential candidates Mike Pence and Tim Kaine were set to face off on Tuesday night in the first and only vice presidential debate...

September 27, 2016 10:33 pm
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Former Israeli President, Prime Minister Shimon Peres Dead at 93

Former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres died early Wednesday morning at the age of 93, according to Hebrew media reports. His condition had deteriorated on Tuesday,...

September 26, 2016 9:15 pm
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Tens of Millions Tune in for First Clinton-Trump Debate

A record 100 million people were expected to tune in on Monday night for the first US presidential debate between Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and...

September 22, 2016 5:09 pm
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Full Transcript of Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Address to the 2016 United Nations General Assembly

Below is the full transcript of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to the United Nations General Assembly on September 22, 2016. Mr. President, ladies and gentlemen,...

September 18, 2016 7:34 am
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The New York Sun’s Seth Lipsky, CBS Correspondent Lara Logan Honored at Algemeiner Summer Benefit (PHOTOS)

The Algemeiner honored masters of journalism at its fifth annual Summer Benefit on Thursday in New York City. Former editor-in-chief of The New York Sun Seth Lipsky and renowned CBS News correspondent Lara Logan accepted the paper's Journalist...

September 15, 2016 11:39 am
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Culture

Israel’s Future Tallest Building Approved for Construction

JNS.org - Construction has been approved for an ambitious project to build Israel's new tallest skyscraper. The Israeli Finance Ministry’s district committee has signed off on...

Master of the Chefs: The Kosher World’s Unsung Hero

JNS.org - Do you recall what you were eating in kosher restaurants 10 years ago? Had you tried sous-vide dishes? Homemade...

Chutzpah and High Heels: A Sad, Funny, True Story

Chutzpah & High Heels, by Jessica Fishman. 317 pages. Yotzeret Publishing. $15.95. In her new book, Jessica Fishman gives us an...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

World

At AIPAC Conference, Alan Dershowitz Helps Unveil Israeli Water-Making Mach...

JNS.org - In a showcase of cutting-edge Israeli innovation at Sunday's session of the AIPAC Policy Conference, renowned lawyer Alan Dershowitz...

Israel

Israeli President Rivlin Rejects Former PM Olmert’s Pardon Request

JNS.org - A pardon request filed by incarcerated former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was rejected Monday by President Reuven Rivlin. In the rejection, Rivlin noted that the special circumstances of Olmert's conviction...

Middle East

Ahead of Washington Trip, Egyptian President El-Sisi Meets With US Jewish L...

JNS.org - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met with World Jewish Congress (WJC) President Ronald Lauder Sunday to discuss US-Egypt relations,...

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