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August 22, 2017 12:27 pm

Trump Encourages Right-Wing Antisemites, but They Also Exist on the Left

JNS.org - We live in a time when -- as the US State Department has noted -- a “rising tide of antisemitism” has swept across the globe. This has partly happened...

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August 22, 2017 11:11 am

The Downside of Victory

Though members of the anti-Donald Trump camp would die before admitting ‎it, they are in a state of exhilaration over his presidency. Every time he opens ‎his mouth, they feel vindicated in their opposition to...

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August 22, 2017 10:33 am

President Trump, Where Is Your ‘Fire and Fury’ When It Comes to Nazis?

After calling some of the participants at a neo-Nazi march in Charlottesville “some very fine people,” President Donald Trump has a unique opportunity to re-establish his moral credibility as a leader through an eloquent condemnation...


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August 21, 2017 2:07 pm

New York Times Blames the Jews for Donald Trump

The New York Times is blaming the Jews for Donald Trump. That’s what I took away from two pieces in the newspaper over the weekend. The first was a news article from Jerusalem, headlined, “As Trump Offers...

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August 21, 2017 10:56 am

Syria Proves the World’s Moral Bankruptcy

Much has been written about Syria’s civil war -- but sadly the mounting death and destruction there has long since become mere statistics. The international community has grown comfortably numb to the horror, and the external players -- especially...

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August 21, 2017 10:24 am

The Fake Society That Gave Us a Fake President

More and more commentators, politicians on both sides of the aisle, and ordinary citizens are waking up to the...

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August 20, 2017 8:12 pm

Judaism and the Solar Eclipse

There will be a solar eclipse on August 21, which will be visible across parts...

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August 20, 2017 8:00 pm

The Events of Charlottesville Are a ‘Shandeh’

It was a surreal moment. Approaching the Robert E. Lee Monument in the center of Charlottesville,...

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August 20, 2017 1:48 pm

Is The New York Times Biased Against All Religions or Just Traditional Judaism?

Is the New York Times biased against all religions or just against traditional Judaism? What’s long...

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August 18, 2017 4:12 pm

Let’s Talk About Sex: The Aftermath of Charlottesville

JNS.org - The scene is Paris in the late 19th century. At a glittering ball, a...

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August 18, 2017 2:14 pm

Goodbye and Good Riddance to Rasmea Odeh

Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh is about to be deported to Jordan, after US District Judge Gershwin A. Drain formalized...

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August 18, 2017 2:12 pm

Is Trump Right? Should Statues of General Lee Stay?

As a non-American living in the United States, I found this week’s political hurricane quite...

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August 18, 2017 12:32 pm

Neo-Unilateralism – A Futile, Fatal Folly

"I can even pin dates on it. In 2007 or 2008 we will have another...

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August 18, 2017 11:49 am

Barcelona Is Not Charlottesville

Last weekend's car-ramming in Charlottesville, Virginia immediately became upstaged on ‎Thursday when scores of people...

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August 17, 2017 3:45 pm

Mr. President, It’s Time to Stand Up to Evil – An Open Letter to Donald Trump

Dear Mr. President, I do not believe you are a racist or an antisemite, but by...

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August 17, 2017 3:37 pm

New York Times Describes Iranian Dissident as a ‘Nuisance’

A New York Times article about an Iranian opposition leader who is under house arrest...

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August 17, 2017 1:10 pm

There Aren’t Two Sides: Conspiratorial Antisemitism, From Charlottesville to Palestine

In addition to the racism and xenophobia that was on display Saturday in Charlottesville, the ‘Unite the...

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August 17, 2017 12:40 pm

Palestinian Rewards for Rock Throwers

JNS.org - On a recent Friday, several-dozen Jewish hikers happened to pass by the Palestinian village of...

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August 17, 2017 12:35 pm

Will American Jews Become Marginalized?

The chaos enveloping American Jewry since the election of President Donald Trump -- which many predicted would...

Culture

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

Netanyahu and Putin to Hold Syria Talks, Amid Iranian Threat

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday in the Russian resort city of...

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews...

Israel

Israel Expresses Solidarity with Finland After Country’s First Islamic Te...

JNS.org - The Israeli Foreign Ministry expressed solidarity with the Finnish people on Monday, several days after the European nation experienced...

Middle East

Hezbollah Says It Carried Out Drone Attack Against Islamic State on Lebanon...

JNS.org - Hezbollah said it has used a drone to strike an Islamic State position along the Lebanon-Syria border, in a...

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