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Why Israelis Went Ape Over the Story of a Missing Monkey

On Monday, every Israeli news outlet devoted space to the frantic search for Connor, a 17-year-old male capuchin monkey who escaped from the Zoological...

January 17, 2017 8:39 am

The Pitiable, Pathetic Paris Peace Parley

Barack Obama's and John Kerry's “peace” summit in Paris,  to which neither Israel nor the Palestinians even bothered to show up -- was a farce. The anti-Israel, anti-settlement declaration issued at the conference was predictable and pre-established, and one wonders what...

Will Trump Bow to Arab Intimidation on Jerusalem?

President-elect Donald Trump has promised to move the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Predictably, cataclysmic warnings are coming from the Palestinians, Arab leaders and State Department Arabists. For nearly 60 years, American presidents have wilted...

5 Reasons the Paris ‘Peace’ Conference Failed

As I said repeatedly in the build-up to Sunday's gathering in Paris of representatives of 70 countries to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian issue, the AJC has long supported the search for an enduring peace agreement between Israel...

January 17, 2017 7:54 am

Israel, Like Trump, Should Blackball Hostile Press Outlets

President-elect Donald Trump can teach the state of Israel a thing or two about how...

January 17, 2017 7:45 am

Like Moses, We Must Ask: ‘Who Am I?’

Moses’ second question to God at the burning bush was: "Who are you?" (Ex. 3:13). His first...

January 17, 2017 7:39 am

Challenging a Renowned Atheistic Scientist About the Origin of Life

On June 28, 2015, Dr. Paul Davies of Arizona State University delivered a lecture at...

January 16, 2017 10:45 am

How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore

After a year when Jewish and African-American relations were strained by the Black Lives Matter's denunciation of Israel...

January 16, 2017 9:22 am

Who’s Really Behind the Academic Boycott Against Israel?

One of the main challenges to hopes for peace in the Middle East is the...

January 17, 2017 8:39 am

Why Israelis Went Ape Over the Story of a Missing Monkey

On Monday, every Israeli news outlet devoted space to the frantic search for Connor, a 17-year-old male capuchin monkey who escaped from the Zoological Center...

January 17, 2017 8:14 am

The Pitiable, Pathetic Paris Peace Parley

Barack Obama's and John Kerry's “peace” summit in Paris,  to which neither Israel nor the Palestinians even bothered to show up -- was a farce. The anti-Israel, anti-settlement...

January 17, 2017 8:07 am

Will Trump Bow to Arab Intimidation on Jerusalem?

President-elect Donald Trump has promised to move the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Predictably, cataclysmic warnings are coming from the Palestinians, Arab leaders and...

January 17, 2017 7:58 am

5 Reasons the Paris ‘Peace’ Conference Failed

As I said repeatedly in the build-up to Sunday's gathering in Paris of representatives of 70 countries to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian issue, the AJC has long...

January 17, 2017 7:54 am

Israel, Like Trump, Should Blackball Hostile Press Outlets

President-elect Donald Trump can teach the state of Israel a thing or two about how to handle the media. When the media actively harms Trump, he...

January 17, 2017 7:45 am

Like Moses, We Must Ask: ‘Who Am I?’

Moses’ second question to God at the burning bush was: "Who are you?" (Ex. 3:13). His first question, though, was, "Mi anochi" -- “Who am I?” (Ex....

January 17, 2017 7:39 am

Challenging a Renowned Atheistic Scientist About the Origin of Life

On June 28, 2015, Dr. Paul Davies of Arizona State University delivered a lecture at the Sydney Opera House on the "Origin of Life," a...

January 16, 2017 10:45 am

How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore

After a year when Jewish and African-American relations were strained by the Black Lives Matter's denunciation of Israel and other uncomfortable incidents, it’s worth recalling a little-known episode...

January 16, 2017 9:22 am

Who’s Really Behind the Academic Boycott Against Israel?

One of the main challenges to hopes for peace in the Middle East is the campaign to boycott and isolate Israel, the only true democracy...

January 16, 2017 8:02 am

US Refusing to Intervene as Ex-CIA Agent Faces Extradition, Prison in Italy

Time continues to tick away for former CIA agent Sabrina de Sousa, who faces extradition from Portugal to Italy on Tuesday to face a four-year jail sentence for her...

January 16, 2017 7:53 am

Terror Victims Applaud Tillerson’s Criticism of the Palestinian Authority; Hope He Will Take Action

JNS.org - American victims of Palestinian terrorism are applauding Secretary of State-designate Rex Tillerson’s criticism of the Palestinian Authority (PA) and are urging him to press...

January 16, 2017 7:41 am

The Promise of American Renewal

On 20th January 2017, one of the great rituals of modern politics will take place: the inaugural address of a new President of the United...

January 16, 2017 7:39 am

Why Is ‘Doctors Without Borders’ Prescribing Anti-Israel Propaganda in Dubai?

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF, aka Doctors Without Borders) has risen to international stature as a result of the volunteer medical assistance it provides to people...

January 16, 2017 6:04 am

After Obama’s Betrayal, Christians Gather in Washington to Support Israel

With only a few days’ notice, more than 250 Christians from across the country placed their lives on hold and answered what many described as a...

Culture

In Beit Shemesh, American-Israeli Baseball Fans Will Get Their Field of Dreams

JNS.org - On an unseasonably warm Friday in early January, the tune of “Take...

10 Things to Know About Israel’s Tourism Sector

JNS.org - Some 2.9 million people visited Israel last year, a 3.6 percent increase from 2015. Earlier this week, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

‘This Man Is a Spite Machine’; Obama Blasted on Social Media fo...

Outgoing President Barack Obama’s choice on Tuesday of top aide Ben Rhodes to serve on the US Holocaust Memorial Council...

Israel

In Parting Words to Outgoing US Ambassador, Israeli President Calls Disagre...

JNS.org -- In his farewell to the departing American ambassador, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said the Jewish state and the US have...

Middle East

Iranian President Calls Trump’s Vow to Rip Up Nuclear Deal ‘Empty Talk...

JNS.org -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to dismantle the nuclear deal between Iran and world...

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