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North American Couple Held Hostage by Taliban Ally Plead for Life

A Canadian man and his American wife who were kidnapped by Taliban allies in 2012 can be seen pleading for their lives in a...

August 31, 2016 1:22 am

BBC Decides Pro-Israel Story of No Interest to Readers

Eighteen months have passed since the BBC last reported on the topic of the sick and wounded Syrians receiving medical care in Israel. Therefore, its audiences may not be aware of the fact that the provision of that...

You May Have Missed It, But Palestinian Terrorists Tried to Kill Jews Again

One of the benefits of our transition from focusing entirely on the Guardian to monitoring all UK media outlets is that we’re now better able to contextualize the Israel-related news reports and op-eds we analyze. Whilst the Guardian’s coverage...

UN Admits That Vast Majority of Gazans Able to Obtain Rebuilding Materials

The UN has released a report on rebuilding Gaza after the 2014 war. It says something that we never see mentioned: While the vast majority of people who are repairing or rebuilding their homes are able to access materials, as long...

August 30, 2016 6:00 am

Canadian Government Outlines Growing Islamic Terrorist Threat

The Canadian government has warned that roughly 60 "extremist travelers" have returned to Canada; it did so in...

August 29, 2016 12:44 pm

Baton Rouge — A Call to Action

JNS.org - The severe flooding that affected Baton Rouge, La. earlier this month has left 13 people...

August 29, 2016 6:26 am

A Reason to Be Hopeful in the Fight Against Islamism

"Hugh Fitzgerald" posted a 3,300-word piece at JihadWatch.com responding to a news item about Thomas Strothotte, president...

August 29, 2016 6:24 am

The Secret War Against the Jews

It is no secret that nations spy on each other. They always have. Just think...

August 29, 2016 6:21 am

Taking Risks Is the Israeli Way

JNS.org - When individuals move to Israel, most are transformed by the new experience in obvious...

August 31, 2016 1:22 am

North American Couple Held Hostage by Taliban Ally Plead for Life

A Canadian man and his American wife who were kidnapped by Taliban allies in 2012 can be seen pleading for their lives in a video...

August 30, 2016 6:28 am

BBC Decides Pro-Israel Story of No Interest to Readers

Eighteen months have passed since the BBC last reported on the topic of the sick and wounded Syrians receiving medical care in Israel. Therefore, its audiences may not...

August 30, 2016 6:25 am

You May Have Missed It, But Palestinian Terrorists Tried to Kill Jews Again

One of the benefits of our transition from focusing entirely on the Guardian to monitoring all UK media outlets is that we’re now better able to contextualize...

August 30, 2016 6:23 am

UN Admits That Vast Majority of Gazans Able to Obtain Rebuilding Materials

The UN has released a report on rebuilding Gaza after the 2014 war. It says something that we never see mentioned: While the vast majority of people who are repairing or...

August 30, 2016 6:00 am

Canadian Government Outlines Growing Islamic Terrorist Threat

The Canadian government has warned that roughly 60 "extremist travelers" have returned to Canada; it did so in a new report outlining major threats from terrorist organizations including the Islamic...

August 29, 2016 12:44 pm

Baton Rouge — A Call to Action

JNS.org - The severe flooding that affected Baton Rouge, La. earlier this month has left 13 people dead and 60,000 homes destroyed or damaged, according to latest...

August 29, 2016 6:26 am

A Reason to Be Hopeful in the Fight Against Islamism

"Hugh Fitzgerald" posted a 3,300-word piece at JihadWatch.com responding to a news item about Thomas Strothotte, president of Kühne Logistics University in Hamburg, Germany, advocating that all school...

August 29, 2016 6:24 am

The Secret War Against the Jews

It is no secret that nations spy on each other. They always have. Just think of Moses and Joshua sending spies into Canaan. That’s what...

August 29, 2016 6:21 am

Taking Risks Is the Israeli Way

JNS.org - When individuals move to Israel, most are transformed by the new experience in obvious ways. Some become more religious, others become more right wing,...

August 28, 2016 4:19 am

At Home in Hebron

Shabbat marked the 87th (Hebrew calendar) anniversary of the horrific 1929 Hebron Massacre in which Jews were raped, mutilated and murdered. Rampaging Arab mobs killed 67 Jewish residents and...

August 28, 2016 4:13 am

The ‘Operational Art’ of Fighting BDS

General Norman Schwarzkopf, at the end of the 1991 Gulf War, summed up Saddam Hussein’s military prowess by pointing out, “He is neither a strategist,...

August 28, 2016 4:09 am

History Is Misremembered by Left and Right

Contemporary Jewish discourse is full of nostalgia for the glorious, not-so-distant past. Reading through newspapers or listening to speeches at conferences and public gatherings, one...

August 26, 2016 3:06 am

Iran Hasn’t Given Up on Latin America

JNS.org - Still flushed with the success, for the Iranians anyway, of the 2015 nuclear deal reached with the United States and other powers, Iranian Foreign...

August 26, 2016 2:59 am

Explaining the Rise of the Far-Right in Europe

JNS.org - The refugee crisis, escalating terrorism and dissatisfaction with the political elite are blamed for the current rise of Europe’s far-right political parties. Such a...

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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