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‘Indignation’ Has Fight, But Needs More Fury (REVIEW)

Two of the most important things for a young man are to gain independence and find love. In “Indignation,” a film based on the...

August 9, 2016 6:06 am
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Israeli Musical Diplomacy: A Victory Over BDS and Israel-Naysayers

JNS.org - Steven Goldstein’s connection to Israel predates his now-renowned acting and operatic career. He first came to Israel at the age of 15 and has returned many times, including through what would become his initial formal opera-singing...

First English-Language Trailer Debuts for Natalie Portman’s Hebrew Film ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness,’ Based on Amos Oz’s Memoir (VIDEO)

The first English-language trailer for Natalie Portman's directorial debut -- A Tale of Love and Darkness -- based on Israeli author Amos Oz's memoir, was released on Thursday. The movie, originally filmed in Hebrew, tells the story of Oz’s childhood in...

Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Slays in ‘Wonder Woman’ Trailer (VIDEO)

Israeli actress Gal Gadot engages in fierce action sequences in the new Wonder Woman trailer, which Warner Bros. premiered during the San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday. The nearly 3-minute trailer, the first to debut for the superhero film, shows scenes of Diana, princess...

July 22, 2016 3:59 am
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A Theatrical Look at Diplomacy and the Oslo Accords (REVIEW)

Is diplomacy worthwhile, even if the end result isn't what we hoped for? That is the question,...

July 20, 2016 4:00 pm
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Lead Guitarist of British Rock Band Queen Asks Adam Lambert to Sing in Hebrew During Upcoming Israel Concert

The famed lead guitarist of British rock band Queen, Brian May, encouraged Jewish singer-songwriter Adam Lambert...

July 20, 2016 4:06 am
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Will Laughs Lead to Love on Show About Orthodox Dating?

To date or not to date? That is not the question for most Modern Orthodox...

July 19, 2016 2:42 pm
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Israeli Actress Says Playing Muslim Character in ‘Tyrant’ Has Made Her More ‘Hopeful, Humble’

Israeli actress Moran Atias said that playing a Muslim woman in the hit FX series Tyrant...

July 14, 2016 4:40 pm
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Jewish Fashionistas From Around the World to Tour ‘Chic Side of Israel’

A delegation of 35 Jewish fashion industry mavens from around the world will travel to Israel...

August 9, 2016 6:06 am
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‘Indignation’ Has Fight, But Needs More Fury (REVIEW)

Two of the most important things for a young man are to gain independence and find love. In “Indignation,” a film based on the book...

August 8, 2016 6:50 am
1

Israeli Musical Diplomacy: A Victory Over BDS and Israel-Naysayers

JNS.org - Steven Goldstein’s connection to Israel predates his now-renowned acting and operatic career. He first came to Israel at the age of 15 and has returned...

July 26, 2016 3:02 pm
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First English-Language Trailer Debuts for Natalie Portman’s Hebrew Film ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness,’ Based on Amos Oz’s Memoir (VIDEO)

The first English-language trailer for Natalie Portman's directorial debut -- A Tale of Love and Darkness -- based on Israeli author Amos Oz's memoir, was released on Thursday. The movie,...

July 24, 2016 2:44 pm
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Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Slays in ‘Wonder Woman’ Trailer (VIDEO)

Israeli actress Gal Gadot engages in fierce action sequences in the new Wonder Woman trailer, which Warner Bros. premiered during the San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday. The nearly 3-minute trailer, the...

July 22, 2016 3:59 am
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A Theatrical Look at Diplomacy and the Oslo Accords (REVIEW)

Is diplomacy worthwhile, even if the end result isn't what we hoped for? That is the question, among many others, posed by the new play Oslo, by J.T....

July 20, 2016 4:00 pm
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Lead Guitarist of British Rock Band Queen Asks Adam Lambert to Sing in Hebrew During Upcoming Israel Concert

The famed lead guitarist of British rock band Queen, Brian May, encouraged Jewish singer-songwriter Adam Lambert to perform in Hebrew during their upcoming joint concert in...

July 20, 2016 4:06 am
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Will Laughs Lead to Love on Show About Orthodox Dating?

To date or not to date? That is not the question for most Modern Orthodox singles in New York. The question is when will they find...

July 19, 2016 2:42 pm
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Israeli Actress Says Playing Muslim Character in ‘Tyrant’ Has Made Her More ‘Hopeful, Humble’

Israeli actress Moran Atias said that playing a Muslim woman in the hit FX series Tyrant has changed her outlook. "Educating myself about a different culture has...

July 14, 2016 4:40 pm
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Jewish Fashionistas From Around the World to Tour ‘Chic Side of Israel’

A delegation of 35 Jewish fashion industry mavens from around the world will travel to Israel later this month to "discover the chic side" of the...

July 8, 2016 3:11 am
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Famed Director Quentin Tarantino Receives Lifetime Achievement Award at Jerusalem Film Festival

Film director and screenwriter Quentin Tarantino was presented with a lifetime achievement award at the 33rd annual Jerusalem Film Festival's opening ceremony on Thursday night. The director's acceptance...

July 7, 2016 6:12 am
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Meet the Orthodox ‘Ninja Warrior’

Yeshiva University rabbinical student Akiva Neuman decided to keep his kippah, his tsitsit and his shirt on while competing on NBC’s “American Ninja Warrior.” The...

July 6, 2016 2:09 pm
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In New Film, British-Jewish Actor Daniel Radcliffe of Harry Potter Fame Plays Undercover FBI Agent Infiltrating Neo-Nazi Group (VIDEO)

In the upcoming film Imperium, British-Jewish actor Daniel Radcliffe -- best known for his role as Harry Potter in the movie series -- plays an undercover FBI agent...

Opinion

New York Times ‘Stealth Edits’ Peres Obituary Post-Publication

The New York Times obituary of Israeli politician Shimon Peres is the latest...

How Obama’s New Trade Deal Could Weaken Israel

The recent signing of the new 10-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the US and Israel on defense aid is...

George Soros’ Israel-Hatred Spills Out Into the Open

JNS.org - Billionaire George Soros generally does not hide the fact that he uses the considerable funds at his disposal to...

Features

Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

Jewish Agency’s Future in Question With Sharansky’s Departure

JNS.org - Announcing his pending retirement during an interview last week, the Jewish Agency...

World

Most British Jews Think Country’s Labour Party is Too Tolerant of Ant...

JNS.org - A remarkable majority of British Jews believe the country's Labour party is too tolerant of antisemitism, according to a...

Middle East

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Claim Possession of Missiles That Can Rea...

A senior commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guards said Tuesday that Iran is in possession of missiles that can hit Israel. Iran's...

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