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Irony: ISIS Imposes a Partial Ban on Burqas

Before getting to the news item at hand, a personal preface: I am frustrated that Westerners don't perceive the obvious point that burqas and niqabs,...

September 7, 2016 6:09 am

Analyzing a New UN Report for Truth and Lies About Israel

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development has issued a "Report on UNCTAD assistance to the Palestinian people: Developments in the economy of the Occupied Palestinian Territory." Here is the first paragraph of the executive summary:  In...

Palestinians Complain Their Textbooks Aren’t Anti-Israel Enough

There was a wave of complaints by educators and parents about the newest official Palestinian Authority textbooks, according to Palestine Today. Some of the complaints were about basic errors -- such as mixing up Bethlehem and Gaza City on...

A New Guardian ‘Journalist’ Is Revealed to Be an Anti-Zionist Extremist

The magazine Private Eye noted the “oddly partisan” nature of a Guardian article ("Corbyn joins seatless commuters on floor for three-hour train journey," Aug. 16th), which characterized the Labour Party leader as a man of principle for joining 20 seatless...

September 6, 2016 5:04 am

Palestinian Payments to Terrorists Are in the News — But Not at the BBC

The Times of Israel’s Raphael Ahren reports: The German government has for the first time admitted that...

September 5, 2016 6:53 am

The Dismissal of a $655 Million Terrorism Judgment Against the PA Sets a Bad Precedent

JNS.org - An Israeli legal rights NGO and an attorney, who together won the largest judgment...

September 5, 2016 6:49 am

SPME BDS Monitor: The Movement for Black Lives Officially Joins the Anti-Israel Bandwagon

August saw dramatic BDS developments as the Movement for Black Lives' accusations that Israel committed “genocide”...

September 2, 2016 3:28 am

The Crown Heights Riots, 25 Years Later

There is no shortage of reminders these days about how easily peace can turn into violence....

September 2, 2016 3:10 am

‘Reporters for Al Quds’ Head Lies in the Huffington Post, and No One Cares

Someone named Saleh Zaytoun, who heads an organization called "Reporters for Al Quds," wrote an op-ed...

September 7, 2016 6:09 am

Irony: ISIS Imposes a Partial Ban on Burqas

Before getting to the news item at hand, a personal preface: I am frustrated that Westerners don't perceive the obvious point that burqas and niqabs, both...

September 6, 2016 5:38 am

Analyzing a New UN Report for Truth and Lies About Israel

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development has issued a "Report on UNCTAD assistance to the Palestinian people: Developments in the economy of the Occupied...

September 6, 2016 5:24 am

Palestinians Complain Their Textbooks Aren’t Anti-Israel Enough

There was a wave of complaints by educators and parents about the newest official Palestinian Authority textbooks, according to Palestine Today. Some of the complaints were about basic errors...

September 6, 2016 5:12 am

A New Guardian ‘Journalist’ Is Revealed to Be an Anti-Zionist Extremist

The magazine Private Eye noted the “oddly partisan” nature of a Guardian article ("Corbyn joins seatless commuters on floor for three-hour train journey," Aug. 16th), which characterized the Labour Party...

September 6, 2016 5:04 am

Palestinian Payments to Terrorists Are in the News — But Not at the BBC

The Times of Israel’s Raphael Ahren reports: The German government has for the first time admitted that the Palestinian Authority likely grants financial support to terrorists and...

September 5, 2016 6:53 am

The Dismissal of a $655 Million Terrorism Judgment Against the PA Sets a Bad Precedent

JNS.org - An Israeli legal rights NGO and an attorney, who together won the largest judgment ever against the Palestinian Authority (PA) in America, say a...

September 5, 2016 6:49 am

SPME BDS Monitor: The Movement for Black Lives Officially Joins the Anti-Israel Bandwagon

August saw dramatic BDS developments as the Movement for Black Lives' accusations that Israel committed “genocide” alienated Jewish supporters. Hacked files showing that the Open Society...

September 2, 2016 3:28 am

The Crown Heights Riots, 25 Years Later

There is no shortage of reminders these days about how easily peace can turn into violence. Protests turn into disturbances very easily -- all too often resulting in...

September 2, 2016 3:10 am

‘Reporters for Al Quds’ Head Lies in the Huffington Post, and No One Cares

Someone named Saleh Zaytoun, who heads an organization called "Reporters for Al Quds," wrote an op-ed in the Huffington Post in Arabic which showed that his organization...

September 1, 2016 6:26 am

Federal Court Throws Out Huge Judgment Against Palestinian Authority for US Terror Victims

A Federal appeals court tossed out a $655 million civil terrorism judgment against the Palestinian Authority (PA) and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) on Wednesday, ruling that...

September 1, 2016 6:23 am

Bizarre: Arab News Sites Claim Naftali Bennett Having Affair With Lebanese Porn Star

Mia Khalifa is the pseudonym for a recently retired Lebanese porn star. She attracted controversy and death threats when she wore a hijab in one of her...

September 1, 2016 6:20 am

The War for Israel on College Campuses

There are a lot of exciting things about starting college: no more curfews, indulging in food and drink, meeting new people. There are scarier thoughts,...

August 31, 2016 2:13 am

‘They’re All Crazy!’ — The Language We Use When Reporting on Terror Attacks

“But I don’t want to go among mad people, Alice remarked. Oh, you can’t help that,” said the Cat. “We’re all mad here.” -- Lewis Carroll, Alice...

August 31, 2016 1:35 am

Oh Huma, What Took You So Long?

JNS.org - The humiliated long-time Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin finally left her husband, the disgraced Jewish former congressman Anthony Weiner, after he was discovered...

Culture

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron (REVIEW)

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron, By Colin Shindler, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2015, 411 pp. Finally, the student of...

‘Jewish Oscars’ Raises Over $500,000 for Special IDF Brigade

A glamorous New York City event hosted by a non-profit organization on Saturday...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

Son of ‘Sopranos’ Co-Star Arrested for Vandalizing SUNY Dorm Wi...

The son of actor Michael Imperioli, who played Christopher Moltisanti on HBO's mega-hit series “The Sopranos," was arrested on Wednesday...

Israel

Israeli Defense Minister: International ‘War of Legal Attrition’...

A “war of legal attrition” is currently being waged against Israel by foreign entities, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman told the...

Middle East

Expert: Possibility of Hezbollah Obtaining Chemical, Biological Weapons Fro...

The possibility that Hezbollah is being equipped with chemical and biological weapons cannot be ruled out in principle, an expert...

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