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December 2, 2016 8:03 am

Note to Israelis: America Is Not Racist

Since Donald Trump won the US presidential election last month, Israelis have been engaged in a heated debate about how the victory of the billionaire...

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December 2, 2016 5:06 am

Testimony to the U of Michigan Student Government Ahead of Its Vote on BDS, Part I

On Nov. 15, 2016, as The Algemeiner reported, the University of Michigan student government considered a resolution endorsing the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel. After hearing testimony on both sides, the student government resoundingly...

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December 2, 2016 4:46 am

The World Cannot Ignore Assad’s Crimes

JNS.org - It was one of the most dramatic moments so far in the five-year civil war that has torn Syria apart. In August 2014, a man disguised with dark glasses and a hood, known as "Caesar,"...


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December 2, 2016 4:15 am

Women Represent a New Threat in ISIS’ Strategy

This is Laura Hansen's story. It may also be the story of the future of Islamic terrorists in the West. Born and raised in the quiet Dutch city of the Hague, Laura Angela Hansen was 17 years...

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December 2, 2016 4:09 am

A Heart-Tugging Report From a Jerusalem Refugee Camp Falls Flat With New York Times Readers

Sunday’s New York Times magazine will carry a long and heart-rending account, by a writer named Rachel Kushner, of the miserable lives of some residents of the Shuafat refugee camp in Jerusalem. One of the fine...

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December 2, 2016 3:56 am

SPME BDS Monitor: Far-Left Groups Support BDS; US Congress Pushes Back

In the wake of the US presidential election, BDS supporters have joined some far-left anti-Trump...

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December 2, 2016 3:30 am

The Past, Present and Future of the Jews

Ki Ani Hashem Lo Shaniti (Malachi 3:6), "Because I am God, I do not change."...

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December 2, 2016 3:20 am

Don’t Lower Expectations for Children

I have always been fascinated by the idea of a handicap in golf. It allows...

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December 2, 2016 3:05 am

ADL Retracts Support for Keith Ellison in Wake of New Evidence

Keith Ellison's  comments about Israeli political influence in the US, first reported on Tuesday by the Investigative Project on...

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December 2, 2016 2:46 am

The Forgotten Fire?

"I feel a sense of shame, and even more, a sense of pain…at the murder...

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December 2, 2016 2:00 am

Revisiting CUNY’s Flawed Antisemitism Investigation

The official investigation of antisemitism at the City University of New York (CUNY) was so...

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December 2, 2016 1:16 am

Israel Disrupts Palestinian Islamic Jihad Terror Plot

Israeli security forces led by the Shin Bet have uncovered a recruitment drive by Palestinian...

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December 2, 2016 1:00 am

The Abuse of Halacha, Part II

In my last essay, I questioned why so many highly unfortunate things have been done in...

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December 1, 2016 7:43 pm

Left-Wing American Jews Distance Themselves From Israeli Counterparts’ Statements on Netanyahu Following Arson Attacks

JNS.org - Prominent Left-wing American Jewish figures are distancing themselves from claims made by two leading Left-wing Israelis that Prime...

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December 1, 2016 1:48 pm

Obama Administration Turns Palestinian-American Terrorist Into Victim

JNS.org - After years of silence, the Obama administration has finally spoken out about an American...

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December 1, 2016 8:55 am

Lawmakers Will Challenge Obama’s Limit on Defense Aid for Israel

JNS.org - Democratic and Republican lawmakers are vowing to challenge a limit on US defense aid...

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December 1, 2016 8:34 am

A Two-State Reality Check

JNS.org - What happens in Ramallah this week could have a major impact on the prospects...

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November 30, 2016 6:26 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Keith Ellison, The Wrong Man at the Wrong Time

What should a political party that has just lost its white working class, blue-collar base...

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November 30, 2016 11:41 am

Honoring Jewish Refugees From Arab Lands: A Letter From a Forgotten Jew

I am a forgotten Jew. My roots are nearly 2,600 years old; my ancestors made landmark...

Culture

Members of India’s ‘Lost Tribe’ of Jews Visit Auschwitz for the First Time

JNS.org - Members of India’s so-called “lost tribe” of Jews visited Auschwitz...

Features

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...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

World

Europe Police Reveal Which Nations ISIS Could Target Next

The Islamic State group is likely to carry out new attacks in the European Union in the near future, probably targeting countries that are members of the US-led coalition fighting...

Israel

Jewish Agency, Boston Philanthropies Distribute Aid to Haifa Fire Victims

JNS.org - The heads of the Jewish Agency and Boston’s Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) visited Haifa Wednesday to distribute aid funds to victims of last week’s wildfires. “In these trying times, the...

Middle East

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Ba...

“Now is the time for retaliation,” a senior Iranian cleric told worshippers in Tehran on Friday, following the US Senate’s...

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