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ARTICLES BY: Maxine Dovere / JNS.org


January 4, 2017 6:10 am
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Israel-Advocates Protest US Role in UN’s Anti-Settlement Vote

JNS.org - While US Secretary of State John Kerry was delivering his anti-Israel tirade on December 28, a different crowd took the streets of New York City...

September 22, 2015 5:38 am
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Israel’s Ambassador to China on Nations’ Shared Pursuits and Differences (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - When Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu invited him to be Israel’s ambassador to China in 2012, Matan Vilnai’s decorated career had included time as...

June 29, 2015 10:49 am
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John Bolton’s Grim Outlook on Iran and the Middle East (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - The setting was informal on a recent Sunday afternoon in New York City: a small-but-dry room providing a haven during a Central Park downpour...

May 7, 2015 10:36 am
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Senator Menendez Has Always Been a Leader on Stopping Iran (INTERVIEW)

JNS.org - When Iran was in the incipient stages of its nuclear program, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) sponsored the Iran Nuclear Proliferation Prevention...

July 23, 2014 11:47 am
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Young Syrian Jewish Restauranteur Continues a Family Legacy

JNS.org - At the turn of the century, a young Jewish immigrant arrived in New York. So begins the history of many American Jewish...

April 27, 2014 1:03 am
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Love Rules on 70th Anniversary of Bau Couple’s Concentration Camp Wedding

JNS.org - In stark contrast to the many somber memorials that recall the tragedies of the Holocaust, the Tel Aviv-based Joseph Bau Museum this...

February 10, 2014 1:36 am
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With Super Bowl Over, Signature Event for Football in Israel Lies Ahead

JNS.org - NEW YORK - Days before Super Bowl XLVIII in northern New Jersey's MetLife Stadium, a New York City room filled with...

January 30, 2014 8:15 am
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A View from Auschwitz on Holocaust Remembrance Day

JNS.org - OSWIECIM, Poland—The day is Jan. 27, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, established by the United Nations to memorialize the lives of the...

January 29, 2014 8:14 am
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Hong Kong Synagogue Scene a Blend of Tradition and Travelers

JNS.org - HONG KONG—A taxi ride to 70 Robinson Road in Hong Kong, the address listed for the Ohel Leah synagogue, ends with a...

November 7, 2013 4:08 pm
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Yuri Foreman’s Road Back to the Ring

JNS.org - Gleason's Gym has been an integral part of Jewish boxer Yuri Foreman's life for more than a decade. It is the place where...

October 24, 2013 9:05 am
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New Jewish National Fund Leader Looks to Bolster Israel’s Infrastructure

JNS.org - NEW YORK—For more than a century, the Jewish National Fund (JNF) has prioritized a wide range of infrastructure projects to develop the...

September 4, 2013 1:01 am
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Druze Village’s Character Shaped by Education, Sport, and Loyalty to Israel

JNS.org - JULIS, Israel - The enclaves of one of Israel's most loyal and ardently Zionist indigenous populations lie not far from the coastal...

August 22, 2013 9:01 am
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Technoda Program Cultivates Future Israeli Scientists

JNS.org - On the one hand, Givat Olga is an underprivileged neighborhood in the Israeli city of Hadera with about 12,000 people, primarily immigrants...

August 21, 2013 9:28 am
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New Olim Receive Identity Documents in Jerusalem

JNS.org - JERUSALEM - Some 40 hours after landing in Israel last week, many of the new olim who arrived on the 50th flight chartered...

Culture

Jay-Z Refutes Accusations of Antisemitic Lyrics: ‘It Was an Exaggeration’

Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has slammed claims that lyrics on his recently released album included...

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Features

Palestinian Authority Payments to Terrorists Far Exceed Regular Welfare Payments

Palestinian terrorists and their families are receiving far higher payments than Palestinian welfare...

Jewish Beard Growers Strive to Be the Face of Global Facial Hair Showdown

JNS.org - Visitors to the Otto Weidt Workshop for the Blind Museum in Berlin often meet Haim...

With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

World

What’s in a Translation? Atlanta School Reflects on ‘Mein Kampf...

Students at a prestigious independent school in Atlanta are reaching the end of a hot summer embroiled in a controversy...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu Meets With Visiting Bipartisan US Congressional Delega...

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Tuesday with a bipartisan delegation from the US Congress, thanking the lawmakers for...

Middle East

Lebanese Beauty Queen Stripped of Title After Israel Visit Revealed

JNS.org – A winner of a Lebanese beauty pageant has been stripped of her title after it was revealed she visited Israel. Dual Swedish-Lebanese citizen Amanda Hanna, who won the Miss Lebanon...

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