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Macmillan Geography Textbook Filled With Anti-Israel Lies August 19, 2016 2:27 am

Macmillan Geography Textbook Filled With Anti-Israel Lies

Here are the first paragraphs of a section on terrorism written in the textbook World Regional...

East African Lawyers Look to Israel for Negotiation Tactics August 19, 2016 2:04 am

East African Lawyers Look to Israel for Negotiation Tactics

JNS.org – In the wake of expanding Africa-Israel relations, African nations often...

Is This What Peace Looks Like? August 18, 2016 4:41 am

Is This What Peace Looks Like?

JNS.org – It’s not the end of the world just because an Egyptian athlete refused...

Even in a Pro-Israel Article, the New York Times Can’t Resist Anti-Israel Barbs August 18, 2016 4:36 am

Even in a Pro-Israel Article, the New York Times Can’t Resist Anti-Israel Barbs

In the New York Times, Diaa Hadid has written some surprisingly good articles in recent weeks....

The 2016 Election: Duck Soup (SATIRE) August 18, 2016 4:31 am

The 2016 Election: Duck Soup (SATIRE)

Not since Rufus T. Firefly was appointed the new leader of Freedonia in the Marx Brothers’...

Is the US Complicit in UNRWA-Hamas Cooperation? August 17, 2016 7:07 am

Is the US Complicit in UNRWA-Hamas Cooperation?

Last week, officials of World Vision, an internationally known humanitarian organization,...

Arrests Suggest Hezbollah Seeking Stronger West Bank Foothold August 17, 2016 6:33 am

Arrests Suggest Hezbollah Seeking Stronger West Bank Foothold

Israel’s Shin Bet domestic security service announced on Tuesday that it disrupted Hezbollah...

BBC’s Failure in Use of Statistics Also Applies to Reporting on Palestinians August 17, 2016 6:27 am

BBC’s Failure in Use of Statistics Also Applies to Reporting on Palestinians

On August 10, the BBC Trust published the findings of a review on the impartiality of the...

State Department Calls Palestinian Authority ‘Antisemitic’ August 17, 2016 6:23 am

State Department Calls Palestinian Authority ‘Antisemitic’

JNS.org – For the first time, the US State Department has explicitly accused the...

UN Special Envoy Calls for Gaza Aid Cutoff as Long as Hamas Is in Power August 16, 2016 5:23 am

UN Special Envoy Calls for Gaza Aid Cutoff as Long as Hamas Is in Power

A special envoy to the United Nations (UN) wants international humanitarian organizations...

Thwarted Canadian Terrorist Attack Still Raises Questions August 16, 2016 5:19 am

Thwarted Canadian Terrorist Attack Still Raises Questions

Last week’s successful prevention of a terrorist attack has merited Canadians’...

Email Leak Exposes George Soros’ Anti-Israel Agenda August 16, 2016 5:14 am

Email Leak Exposes George Soros’ Anti-Israel Agenda

Recent email leaks have shed light on some of the most notable issues in the news today. The...

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  • Sports Israeli Fans Mob, Dance With Basketball Player Amar’e Stoudemire at First Jerusalem Team Practice (VIDEO)

    Israeli Fans Mob, Dance With Basketball Player Amar’e Stoudemire at First Jerusalem Team Practice (VIDEO)

    Israeli basketball fans mobbed Hapoel Jerusalem’s newest player, American pro Amar’e Stoudemire, dancing around with him during a practice open to the public. On Friday, the team posted a video on Twitter of the happy romp with fans jumping around Stoudemire, while chanting in Hebrew. Unfamiliar with the lyrics, Stoudemire pumps his fist in the air. The basketball player, who has Jewish roots on his mother’s side, also waved a flag emblazoned with Hapoel Jerusalem’s logo. The former New York Knicks forward retired from the NBA earlier […]

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  • Arts and Culture Playboy Columnist Calls Israel’s ‘Burning Man’ Festival ‘Ultimate Revenge on Hitler’

    Playboy Columnist Calls Israel’s ‘Burning Man’ Festival ‘Ultimate Revenge on Hitler’

    The Israeli version of the famed American Burning Man music festival is the “ultimate revenge on Hitler,” according to a column in Playboy magazine on Thursday. In his column, Jeff Weiss also took note of the fact that Midburn — a five-day bacchanal in the Negev Desert, self-described as an event celebrating “a communal life style, creativity, art and radical self-expression” — began on June 8, the day of the Sarona Market terrorist attack in Tel Aviv, which left four people dead. Weiss asked rhetorically, “What could needle the mustached […]

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  • Arts and Culture Author of New Book on Connection Between Jews, Punk Rock Describes Bands Flinging Gefilte Fish, Bagels at Audience (INTERVIEW)

    Author of New Book on Connection Between Jews, Punk Rock Describes Bands Flinging Gefilte Fish, Bagels at Audience (INTERVIEW)

    Some punk rockers integrate their Jewish identity into their music through food, the author of a new book on the topic told The Algemeiner on Wednesday. Michael Croland, author of Oy Oy Oy Gevalt! Jews and Punk, described the way different musicians express this connection. “One band is known for throwing gefilte fish in the mosh pit, and people at its concert slide around on it while dancing,” he recounted. “Another used to drink Manischewitz [sweet kosher] wine out of a shofar [the ram […]

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  • Sports Scottish Soccer Club Manager Hails ‘Fantastic’ Jewish-State Visit After Victory Over Israeli Team (VIDEO)

    Scottish Soccer Club Manager Hails ‘Fantastic’ Jewish-State Visit After Victory Over Israeli Team (VIDEO)

    The manager of Scotland’s Celtic soccer club lauded Israel, after his team won a match against the Jewish state’s Hapoel Be’er Sheva on Tuesday night. Brendan Rodgers said at a post-match press conference: On behalf of the players, the people of Celtic and Scotland, Israel’s been fantastic for us. We came out here on Sunday, [and from] the hotel, the staff, we’ve been very, very warmly received. The atmosphere at the game was amazing and, obviously, one team has to lose, but you have a wonderful team here, […]

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  • Arts and Culture Second Jaffa Jazz Festival to Reunite International, Israeli Musicians

    Second Jaffa Jazz Festival to Reunite International, Israeli Musicians

    For the second time, Israel will host the Jaffa Jazz Festival, according to Broadwayworld.com. The festival will unite 43 Israeli musicians and eight international artists for a three-day event. The program will include a special performance by an ensemble of top jazz students studying at Belgium’s Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp, the Belgrade Music Academy in Serbia, Israel’s Rimon School of Music and the jazz program of the Israel Conservatory of Music in Tel Aviv. There will also be a jazz show for children led by Israeli saxophonist […]

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  • Sports Israel’s First NASCAR Driver Revved Up to Win

    Israel’s First NASCAR Driver Revved Up to Win

    JNS.org – As a young boy growing up in Ashdod, Israel, Alon Day got his first go-kart at age 9. By 15, he was racing them. Less than a decade later, Day has become the first Israeli professional race car driver on the NASCAR circuit. He made history by competing in NASCAR’s Xfinity Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on August 13. “Driving a race car is not like any other sport,” Day told JNS.org. “You are actually almost flying […]

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  • Arts and Culture Writer of Popular Kids Series to Premiere Autobiographical Solo Show ‘Not That Jewish’

    Writer of Popular Kids Series to Premiere Autobiographical Solo Show ‘Not That Jewish’

    The writer of a popular children’s television series will premiere an off-Broadway solo show called “Not That Jewish,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Written and performed by Monica Piper — the Emmy Award-winning showrunner of Nickelodeon’s “Rugrats” — the show is described as “the autobiographical telling of a Jew…’ish’ girl’s life.” “Not That Jewish” explores Piper’s Bronx upbringing in a show-business family, her comedy-club debut and her “almost” night with former Yankees legend Mickey Mantle. “Audiences can expect to leave laughed-out, a little teary-eyed and […]

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  • Sports Scottish Soccer Team Will Fly to Israel on Private Jet Used by Madonna

    Scottish Soccer Team Will Fly to Israel on Private Jet Used by Madonna

    Scotland’s Celtic soccer club will fly to Israel with the same private jet Madonna used while on tour, The Scotsman reported on Monday. According to the report, the team is heading for the Jewish state to compete against Israel’s Hapoel Be’er Sheva on Tuesday night, and will be transported in the customized, luxurious Boeing 757-200 that the pop icon used in New Zealand for her six-month Rebel Heart tour, which wrapped up in March. The plane is on loan from Greece-based GainJet Aviation and can accommodate 62 passengers. The […]

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