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Devarim: The Book of the Covenant

As we begin reading the fifth and final book of the Torah this week, I would like to discuss three questions. First, why does...

July 25, 2017 4:16 pm

Churchill, Hitler and Islam

Winston Churchill disparaged the impact of Islam on Muslims in his 1899 book, The River War: How dreadful are the curses which Mohammedanism lays on its votaries! Besides the fanatical frenzy, which is as dangerous in...

Controversial Lessons for America From Europe’s Immigrant Wave

Douglas Murray has long voiced his concern about the growing influence of Muslim culture on the West. The associate editor of Britain's Spectator, a frequent contributor to the Wall Street Journal, and the founder of the Centre for...

Climate Change and the Catastrophe of Trumpism

In its attack on the very foundations of science, Trumpism constitutes an epistemic disaster. We are facing a crisis in terms of knowledge and objective inquiry. Epistemology (or the theory of knowledge) is concerned with, among...

July 25, 2017 10:53 am

President Trump — Stop Pressuring Israel

JNS.org - The pressure has begun. The State Department’s “evenhanded” statement regarding the Temple Mount. The US-backed...

July 25, 2017 9:54 am

Terror Attacks Spark Misguided Rage Against Israel

After a terrorist attack killed two Israeli Arab police officers at Jerusalem's Temple Mount on July 14,...

July 24, 2017 2:44 pm

The Washington Post Passes on Palestinian Incitement

On a near-daily basis, Palestinians encourage and praise violence against Israelis. And just as frequently,...

July 24, 2017 2:28 pm

Bernard-Henri Lévy: The Poverty and Shame of Le Monde Diplomatique

Le Monde diplomatique, which has no editorial connection with Le Monde, is not well known...

July 24, 2017 2:04 pm

Second New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief in a Row Leaves Abruptly

For the second time in two years, a New York Times Jerusalem bureau chief is...

July 25, 2017 4:16 pm

Devarim: The Book of the Covenant

As we begin reading the fifth and final book of the Torah this week, I would like to discuss three questions. First, why does the...

July 25, 2017 1:09 pm

Churchill, Hitler and Islam

Winston Churchill disparaged the impact of Islam on Muslims in his 1899 book, The River War: How dreadful are the curses which Mohammedanism lays on its...

July 25, 2017 12:00 pm

Controversial Lessons for America From Europe’s Immigrant Wave

Douglas Murray has long voiced his concern about the growing influence of Muslim culture on the West. The associate editor of Britain's Spectator, a frequent contributor to...

July 25, 2017 11:40 am

Climate Change and the Catastrophe of Trumpism

In its attack on the very foundations of science, Trumpism constitutes an epistemic disaster. We are facing a crisis in terms of knowledge and objective inquiry....

July 25, 2017 10:53 am

President Trump — Stop Pressuring Israel

JNS.org - The pressure has begun. The State Department’s “evenhanded” statement regarding the Temple Mount. The US-backed Middle East Quartet’s call for “restraint.” The announcement that President...

July 25, 2017 9:54 am

Terror Attacks Spark Misguided Rage Against Israel

After a terrorist attack killed two Israeli Arab police officers at Jerusalem's Temple Mount on July 14, Israel installed metal detectors at the compound, which also includes the Al-Aqsa...

July 24, 2017 2:44 pm

The Washington Post Passes on Palestinian Incitement

On a near-daily basis, Palestinians encourage and praise violence against Israelis. And just as frequently, many major US news outlets -- the Washington Post foremost among them -- ignore it. Calls...

July 24, 2017 2:28 pm

Bernard-Henri Lévy: The Poverty and Shame of Le Monde Diplomatique

Le Monde diplomatique, which has no editorial connection with Le Monde, is not well known outside France. In a way, that is too bad, because...

July 24, 2017 2:04 pm

Second New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief in a Row Leaves Abruptly

For the second time in two years, a New York Times Jerusalem bureau chief is abruptly abandoning the job. The Times announced on Monday that Ian Fisher,...

July 24, 2017 1:31 pm

The Palestinian Human Right to Kill Jews With Impunity

Mahmous Abbas' "moderate" Fatah faction published the above poster on its Facebook page -- showing it won't accept any security measures on the Temple Mount, no matter how...

July 24, 2017 1:27 pm

UK Media Frames Palestinian Murder of Jews in Halamish as ‘Clash’ Over Metal Detectors

On Friday, July 14, Arab terrorists smuggled semi-automatic weapons onto the Temple Mount, killing two Israeli police officers. At least one of the Arab Israeli attackers...

July 24, 2017 1:19 pm

Have Things Really Changed for Jewish Students on Campus?

Journalists and pro-Israel activists often share a tendency to see current events as the beginning of history. I’ve been reminded of this lately by apocalyptic...

July 24, 2017 11:19 am

New York Times Loves Nation of Islam-Style Bean Pies

The New York Times devoted 11 paragraphs and three photographs last week to an article about Abu’s Homestyle Bakery, which it described as “a modest...

July 24, 2017 11:12 am

Once Again, Linda Sarsour Hails Terrorists and Murderers

Jake Tapper, CNN’s chief Washington correspondent, recently slammed Linda Sarsour and other progressive leaders of the anti-Trump Women’s March for honoring a convicted cop killer -- Assata Shakur. In response,...

Culture

Jewish Giants Player Talks About Judaism, His Hebrew Tattoo and Kosher Food Cravings

An offensive lineman for the New York Giants talked about his Jewish heritage, Hebrew...

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Features

Halamish Terror Attack Signals New Escalation of Violence

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist fatally stabbed an Israeli father and two of his adult children on Friday night in the...

US Jewish Leaders From Right to Left Back Metal Detectors on Temple Mount

JNS.org - There is a broad consensus among American Jewish leaders in support of...

Canadian Islamist Groups Lose Charity Status Over Potential Militant Financing

Canadian authorities have stripped two former affiliates of the Islamic Society of North America's Canada...

World

‘Just Be You:’ Chicago SlutWalk Organizer Sounds Conciliatory T...

As controversy continues to swirl around the upcoming August 12 SlutWalk march in Chicago, one of the organizing collective's members has...

Israel

Israel to Build $3.9 Million Memorial Honoring Zionist Pioneer Jabotinsky

JNS.org - The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved plans to build a memorial for Revisionist Zionist leader Ze'ev Jabotinsky in Jerusalem. Expected to cost some 14 million shekels ($3.9 million), the memorial...

Middle East

Turkey’s President Erdogan Urges All Muslims to ‘Visit’ a...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday urged all Muslims to visit and protect Jerusalem after violence broke out over...

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