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Palestinian Unity — but to What End?

After weeks of Egyptian-sponsored pre-talks, and a very short “cabinet meeting” in Gaza, “formal reconciliation talks” are now being held between Hamas and the...

October 19, 2017 1:12 pm

The Real Problem With Palestinian Propaganda and Antisemitism

Al Quds is the largest circulation newspaper in the Palestinian territories. Azzam Tawfiq Abu Al-Saud wrote in yesterday's edition: A friend sent me a week ago an analytical reading of the book "Hidden Khazaria" by the Russian writer and researcher...

When the Jewish Left Had Integrity

One of the sad problems on college campuses today is the way that the extreme left has hijacked civil and human rights movements, and turned them into bastions of hostility toward Israel. These causes were traditionally championed by...

How to Truly Love a Stranger

The story of the first eight chapters of Bereishit is tragic but simple: creation, followed by decreation, followed by recreation. God creates order. Humans then destroy that order, to the point where “the world was filled...

October 19, 2017 11:06 am

Now Is the Time for Sensible Gun Control

The massacre at a Las Vegas concert that killed 59 people and injured more than 500...

October 18, 2017 3:51 pm

New York Times Pulls Out All the Stops to Push Iran Deal

Seven to two is the lopsided score of opinion pieces the New York Times has...

October 18, 2017 1:53 pm

Remembering Monty Hall

Monty Hall, the former host and co-originator of Let’s Make a Deal, passed away on September...

October 18, 2017 12:32 pm

Saving NATO From Turkey

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, known as NATO, faces an existential problem. No -- it's not about getting...

October 18, 2017 11:41 am

Does The Washington Post Even Read The Washington Post?

An old adage, often attributed to Mark Twain, states that the “truth is stranger than fiction...

October 19, 2017 1:12 pm

Palestinian Unity — but to What End?

After weeks of Egyptian-sponsored pre-talks, and a very short “cabinet meeting” in Gaza, “formal reconciliation talks” are now being held between Hamas and the Palestinian...

October 19, 2017 1:03 pm

The Real Problem With Palestinian Propaganda and Antisemitism

Al Quds is the largest circulation newspaper in the Palestinian territories. Azzam Tawfiq Abu Al-Saud wrote in yesterday's edition: A friend sent me a week ago an analytical reading of...

October 19, 2017 12:00 pm

When the Jewish Left Had Integrity

One of the sad problems on college campuses today is the way that the extreme left has hijacked civil and human rights movements, and turned them into...

October 19, 2017 11:12 am

How to Truly Love a Stranger

The story of the first eight chapters of Bereishit is tragic but simple: creation, followed by decreation, followed by recreation. God creates order. Humans then destroy...

October 19, 2017 11:06 am

Now Is the Time for Sensible Gun Control

The massacre at a Las Vegas concert that killed 59 people and injured more than 500 on October 1 -- and was followed this week by further murders in...

October 18, 2017 3:51 pm

New York Times Pulls Out All the Stops to Push Iran Deal

Seven to two is the lopsided score of opinion pieces the New York Times has published this month about the Iran nuclear deal. That’s seven pieces...

October 18, 2017 1:53 pm

Remembering Monty Hall

Monty Hall, the former host and co-originator of Let’s Make a Deal, passed away on September 30. I had the honor of visiting Hall at his rather unassuming...

October 18, 2017 12:32 pm

Saving NATO From Turkey

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, known as NATO, faces an existential problem. No -- it's not about getting member states to fulfill agreed-upon spending on defense projects, nor finding a...

October 18, 2017 11:41 am

Does The Washington Post Even Read The Washington Post?

An old adage, often attributed to Mark Twain, states that the “truth is stranger than fiction -- because we don’t meet it as often.” But readers...

October 18, 2017 11:21 am

Hannah Arendt Was Wrong — but Also Right

Hannah Arendt (1906–1975), the German-born American political theorist, was a regarded as a major influential thinker. In her day, she was the symbol of liberal intellectuality, and lionized...

October 18, 2017 11:01 am

Palestinian Unity Will Not Lead to Peace

World leaders -- including some of our American friends -- are apparently still unwilling to face reality. They continue to delude themselves that Mahmoud Abbas and the...

October 18, 2017 10:49 am

Returning ISIS Jihadists Pose Long, Uncharted Challenges for US and Europe

For months now, Western counterterrorism experts have sounded the alarm: as ISIS loses ground, foreign fighters from America and Europe may try to return home. When...

October 17, 2017 12:07 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Trump Did the Right Thing by Walking Away From UNESCO — for Now

This article was first published by Gatestone Institute. The State Department announced on Thursday that the United States would be withdrawing from the UN agency UNESCO,...

October 17, 2017 11:29 am

The Zionists Are Coming: Panic at San Francisco State University

In the fevered imagination of the academic left, these are dark days at San Francisco State University (SFSU). Speakers at a two-day conference -- "Rights and Wrongs: A Constitution...

Features

Israeli Program Helps Aspiring High-Tech Entrepreneurs

JNS.org - As a teenager, Asher Dale created a phone application called “Three Good Things -- A Happiness Journal.” The app sends...

From Start-Up Nation to Ramp-Up Nation: Israel’s New Approach to Innovation

JNS.org - Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s 2009 book, Start-Up Nation: The Story of...

Hamas’ Promise to End Terror Is Seen as ‘Highly Unlikely’

JNS.org - Under the new unity deal brokered last week between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) ruling Fatah party, Hamas...

World

Leading Neo-Nazi Urges Supporters to Target Jewish, Black Institutions Near...

The head of a leading neo-Nazi website is encouraging people who are unable to attend white supremacist Richard Spencer's talk at the University...

Israel

Israeli Reps Exit Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly After Muslim Harassmen...

JNS.org - In the wake of Israel announcing its withdrawal from United Nations cultural body UNESCO due to anti-Israel bias, Israeli...

Middle East

Kurds Flee Homes in Northern Iraq as Iraqi Forces Take Control

Thousands of Kurdish civilians fled their homes in northern Iraq on Wednesday, fearing harassment by government forces and Shiite militias who have taken control of a vast swath of territory from...

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