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Israel Is High on Medical Marijuana

JNS.org - Google CEO Eric Schmidt believes Israeli entrepreneurs succeed because they challenge authority, question everything and don’t play by the rules. “The impact of the Israelis...

September 19, 2016 6:32 am

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 of the Year awards, and chairman of The Algemeiner Editor's Club Barry Schiffman...

Alumni: An Untapped Resource Against BDS No Longer

A group that I helped form, Alums for Campus Fairness (ACF), has begun organizing alumni nationwide to restore their respective alma maters to what they should be: civil marketplaces of ideas, and spaces that soundly...

The True ‘Right-Wing Extremists’

If you follow Western media coverage of Israel, you think that the Jewish state has an extreme, right-wing government. Pejorative adjectives are used regularly to provide "context" when Israeli leaders are mentioned in articles. You could even be...

September 16, 2016 2:27 am

Shimon Peres and the Mirage of Peace

The news earlier this week that Shimon Peres had suffered a devastating stroke was greeted...

September 16, 2016 1:58 am

Developing a Strategy Against BDS

While those fortunate enough to have served in the armed forces will have had first-hand...

September 16, 2016 1:53 am

Hillary Clinton Is the ‘Deplorable’ One

Hillary Clinton has a deep-seated belief that those who support Donald Trump are evil racists. We...

September 15, 2016 5:02 am

An Absurd Sentence in the UK for a Radical Islamic Cleric Tied to ISIS

Law enforcement and counter-terrorism experts in the United States and around the world are shaking...

September 15, 2016 4:59 am

Is the Iranian Red Crescent Active in the Gaza Strip?

The Iranian Red Crescent (IRC) recently announced that it had given meat to 25,000 Gaza families...

September 19, 2016 6:32 am

Israel Is High on Medical Marijuana

JNS.org - Google CEO Eric Schmidt believes Israeli entrepreneurs succeed because they challenge authority, question everything and don’t play by the rules. “The impact of the Israelis on...

September 18, 2016 7:34 am

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 18, 2016 7:15 am

Alumni: An Untapped Resource Against BDS No Longer

A group that I helped form, Alums for Campus Fairness (ACF), has begun organizing alumni nationwide to restore their respective alma maters to what they...

September 18, 2016 6:48 am

The True ‘Right-Wing Extremists’

If you follow Western media coverage of Israel, you think that the Jewish state has an extreme, right-wing government. Pejorative adjectives are used regularly to provide...

September 16, 2016 2:27 am

Shimon Peres and the Mirage of Peace

The news earlier this week that Shimon Peres had suffered a devastating stroke was greeted with shock and sadness across the political spectrum. His onetime rival,...

September 16, 2016 1:58 am

Developing a Strategy Against BDS

While those fortunate enough to have served in the armed forces will have had first-hand experience viewing problems through a military lens, the military mindset...

September 16, 2016 1:53 am

Hillary Clinton Is the ‘Deplorable’ One

Hillary Clinton has a deep-seated belief that those who support Donald Trump are evil racists. We know this because she says it repeatedly -- in scripted and...

September 15, 2016 5:02 am

An Absurd Sentence in the UK for a Radical Islamic Cleric Tied to ISIS

Law enforcement and counter-terrorism experts in the United States and around the world are shaking their heads in collective disbelief after convicted Islamic terrorist Anjem...

September 15, 2016 4:59 am

Is the Iranian Red Crescent Active in the Gaza Strip?

The Iranian Red Crescent (IRC) recently announced that it had given meat to 25,000 Gaza families for the Eid al-Adha holiday. It seems strange that the Iranian organization would...

September 15, 2016 4:54 am

Netanyahu’s #NoFilter Moment

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did something courageous and correct by releasing a video in which he said that Palestinian Arabs seek the “ethnic cleansing” of Israeli...

September 14, 2016 1:11 pm

America and Freedom After September 11

The attack on the United States on September 11, 2001, did not happen because of what America did, but because of what America is: a liberal...

September 14, 2016 2:21 am

Members of Congress Vow Action in Face of State Department ‘Stalling’ on Prosecution of Palestinian Terrorists

JNS.org - Members of Congress are vowing action to circumvent what they say are the State Department's "excuses" and "stalling" on the prosecution of Palestinian terrorists,...

September 13, 2016 3:45 pm

Health Issues of Presidential Candidates Prompt Scrutiny of Running Mates’ Views on Israel

JNS.org - With questions surrounding the health of both presidential candidates in the spotlight, the positions of their running mates on Israel are attracting fresh scrutiny from the...

September 13, 2016 5:29 am

Knesset MKs Tour North American Jewish Communities in Search of Unity

JNS.org - Five Israeli Knesset members are touring the US and Canada to strengthen the relationship between North American Jewry and Israel. The lawmakers – Merav...

Culture

Children’s Cultural Identities

We all know about how much damage parents can do to children. But sometimes society, even when it means well,...

Israel’s President Honors Philanthropist for Supporting American-Israeli STEM Research

JNS.org -- Israeli President Reuven Rivlin honored a media mogul and philanthropist this week...

Israel to Host International Cybertech Conference for 4th Time

JNS.org -- Israel will host the world's most significant cyber technology summit, outside the US, later this month. Dozens of prominent...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

Iranian Atomic Energy Chief: If Trump Rips Up Nuclear Deal, We Will ‘Snap...

If newly inaugurated US President Donald Trump nixes the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Iran’s nuclear program will “snap...

Israel

Netanyahu to Hold First Conversation With President Trump on Sunday Evening

sraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he would later in the day hold his first conversation with Donald Trump since his inauguration as U.S. president.

Middle East

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Reaping Economic Rewards in Syria

Iran's government and entities close to the elite Revolutionary Guards have signed major economic contracts with Syria, reaping what appear to be lucrative rewards for helping President Bashar al-Assad regain...

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