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March 13, 2017 11:56 pm

Bernard-Henri Lévy: An Address to the Kurdish Nation

The following speech by famed French humanitarian and philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy was delivered on March 7, 2017, in...

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March 13, 2017 1:35 pm

My Search for a Safe College for Jews

As I began my research into choosing a college, I was repeatedly told that colleges...

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March 13, 2017 6:26 am

Congress, Jewish Groups Oppose Trump’s Plan to Axe Antisemitism Envoy

JNS.org - Recent reports have indicated that the Trump administration’s planned budget cuts could lead to the...

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March 13, 2017 6:23 am

Don’t Stand in Solidarity With Hate

Throughout the past election season and the beginning of the Trump presidency, I have heard a lot of...

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March 13, 2017 6:15 am

Tikkun ‘Rabbis’: Bring Mordechai to the ICC on War Crimes Charges

The headline may be Purim, but the rest of this article is not. "Rabbi" Michael Lerner of...

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March 12, 2017 7:34 am

Purim Guide for the Perplexed, 2017

Purim’s historical background 586 BCE: Babylonian Emperor Nebuchadnezzar's destruction of the First Temple on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount,...

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March 12, 2017 7:30 am

How Purim Can Help Us Navigate Today’s Political Reality

The social divide in America is violently escalating. The whirlwind of accusations between the political Left...

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March 10, 2017 8:34 am

The Witches’ Cauldron of Intersectionality

If you’re not an American millennial or university professor, you might be confused by the...

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March 10, 2017 7:57 am

New York Times Again Inaccurately Blames Israel for ‘Toxic’ Relations With Obama

President Obama may be out of office, but the New York Times is nonetheless ramping...

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March 10, 2017 7:52 am

Antisemitism and Aliyah

Many people argue that antisemitism in Europe and other parts of the world should not make Jews...

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March 10, 2017 7:48 am

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman: A Dove in Hawk’s Feathers?

"Anyone who wants to apply Israeli sovereignty to Judea and Samaria needs to understand that...

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March 10, 2017 7:38 am

Purim’s Warning for Modern-Day Antisemitism

The United States has seen a surge in antisemitic activity that is unprecedented in modern times....

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March 10, 2017 7:30 am

Hezbollah Continues Recruiting Palestinians to Kill Israelis

The Shin Bet -- Israel's domestic security agency -- recently arrested a Palestinian member of Hezbollah for...

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March 10, 2017 7:26 am

Senate Committee Backs Friedman as Israel Envoy Amid Debate in the Jewish World

JNS.org - On Thursday, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved President Trump’s designated ambassador to Israel,...

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March 10, 2017 6:31 am

J Street’s Unusual ‘Support’ for Israel

J Street has an unusual way of showing that it "is the political home for...

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March 9, 2017 8:24 am

Yes, Churchill Really Was a Friend of Jews and Zionism

Revisionism is a long-standing cottage industry when  it comes to Winston Churchill. Now Michael J....

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March 9, 2017 8:20 am

Christian Media Conference Fights on Behalf Israel

JNS.org -Laurie Cardoza-Moore, the founder and president of Proclaiming Justice to the Nations (PJTN), recently rebuked all Christians...

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March 9, 2017 8:16 am

Kurdish Factions Turn Guns on Each Other in Yazidi Homeland

Yazidis living in Iraq's Sinjar region are on edge, due to fighting last week between rival...

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March 9, 2017 8:07 am

Jordan at the Precipice

Six months ago, Jordan's King Abdullah said that his country was "in dire straits." I just completed a week...

Culture

Hundreds of Liquor Bottles Belonging to WWI-Era British Troops Unearthed in Israel

JNS.org - Among several other discoveries, hundreds of liquor bottles belonging to British soldiers from...

Israeli Music Icon Idan Raichel Jams With Students at Chicago Cultural Center

Israeli music icon Idan Raichel turned what was supposed to be a lesson...

Clues About Life of Jesus Revealed in Israeli Artifacts Warehouse

JNS.org - Ahead of Easter, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has opened up a 54,000-square-foot warehouse dubbed the “Ali Baba cave,”...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

World

De Anza College Student Government Passes BDS Resolution in Effort to Keep ...

The student government at a Cupertino, California college passed a resolution last week demanding the school divest from companies profiting...

Israel

Israel Air Force to Host 7 Nations in Largest-Ever ‘Battle Lab’

JNS.org - The Israel Air Force (IAF) this fall will host combat pilots and support crews from seven countries — including the US, Greece, Poland, France, Germany, India and Italy —...

Middle East

Report: Hamas Attempts to Present New ‘Moderate Image’

JNS.org - In response to its international isolation, the Palestinian terror group Hamas has undertaken a new political program in an attempt to present a “more moderate image,” aiming to improve...

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