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May 11, 2018 1:27 pm

Jewish Intolerance and Sephardim

I am always upset whenever I'm forced to recognize that we Jews -- few in number -- are so...

May 11, 2018 1:17 pm

Why Iran Believes Time Is on Its Side

Now that President Trump has withdrawn the United States from the Iran deal, supporters and...

May 11, 2018 10:38 am

Moving the Embassy Was Predicted 2,500 Years Ago

In March 2016, I was at AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., when the presumptive...

May 10, 2018 11:39 am

The Case of the Illegal Bedouin Village of Khan al-Ahmar

JNS.org – Khan al-Ahmar is an embattled Bedouin village that has been in the news --...

May 10, 2018 10:32 am

An Open Letter to Arthur Sulzberger

Arthur Sulzberger and The New York Times’ editorial board recently called for Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas...

May 10, 2018 9:29 am

Fanning the Flames of Fire in Israel

JNS.org - American parents give their kids kites and balloons to play with. Palestinian parents give...

May 10, 2018 9:19 am

The ‘Game’ That Israel and Iran Must Play in Syria

Israel has neither the power nor the motivation to significantly influence the outcome of the...

May 10, 2018 8:20 am

Parshat Bechukotai: To Have or To Be, That Is the Question

“Your threshing season will last until your grape harvest and your grape harvest will last...

May 10, 2018 8:08 am

What Is Really Needed for Democracy in the Arab World

Ever since 9/11, Western leaders have pushed for democratization of the Arab world. Almost 20 years...

May 10, 2018 7:58 am

Don’t Just Destroy the Iran Deal — Deliver an Alternative

May 8, 2018, the day that Donald Trump announced that he's pulling America out of the...

May 10, 2018 7:40 am

Another Reason the EU Supports the Iran Deal: Money

EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini criticized the US move to reimpose sanctions on Iran -- because Iran has...

May 10, 2018 12:00 am

The Starbucks Scandal and the Mainstreaming of Antisemitism

JNS.org - A fundamental red line has been crossed. For the first time in our collective memory,...

May 9, 2018 4:37 pm

Alan Dershowitz: NBC’s Demonization of Bolton and Gatestone

When I was growing up, organizations that expressed any views at all similar to those...


Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...


Victorious Iraqi Cleric Seeks to Maneuver Iranian Influence

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, whose political bloc was declared the winner of Iraq's parliamentary election, met Hadi al-Amiri, leader of a pro-Iran bloc, on Sunday in what Sadr portrayed as...


Israeli Minister Invites Arab States to Next Year’s Eurovision Contest in...

Israel’s Communications Minister has invited several Arab states to take part in next year’s Eurovision song contest in Jerusalem. Israeli singer...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Orders Gaza Border Opened for Ramadan

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ordered on Thursday that the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip be opened for the whole of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, he...