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November 17, 2017 2:36 pm

The Boston Islamic Seminary Is Training the Next Generation of Extremists

New research by the Middle East Forum has uncovered evidence of extreme antisemitism among faculty members...

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November 17, 2017 12:52 pm

The Ultimate Victory of an African Tyrant

JNS.org - Which single individual made the following statements? “Gay people are worse than dogs and pigs....

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November 17, 2017 12:39 pm

Remembering My Brother, Mickey

This week is the secular date of my younger brother’s death. Sibling rivalry goes all the...

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November 17, 2017 11:55 am

The Weakness of Atheism

Atheism has featured prominently in the news over the past week -- and for all the wrong...

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November 16, 2017 6:11 pm

The Problem of Funding Palestinian Education

For Palestinians, Dalal Mughrabi is a legend -- a heroine -- celebrated for having killed 38 Israelis (including 13...

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November 16, 2017 12:49 pm

Lebanon, the Saudis and Middle East Chess

JNS.org - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri recently shocked the international community by announcing his resignation....

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November 16, 2017 12:21 pm

America’s North Korea Decision Hinges on Trump’s Success in Asia

Substantively, President Trump’s Asia trip made important progress against North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic...

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November 16, 2017 12:03 pm

The New York Times — At It Again on Israel

A New York Times article last week discussed the opening of the new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum, describing...

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November 15, 2017 5:18 pm

Should the West Use Covert Warfare Against Iran?

In the shadowy world of covert proxy wars, Iran is taking center stage -- both as a...

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November 15, 2017 2:03 pm

Normalizing Antisemitism on Campus

At McGill University recently, three board members of the University’s Students’ Society were removed from...

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November 15, 2017 12:33 pm

Trump’s Mideast Plan Is Bad for Israel

JNS.org - Senior Trump administration officials are reportedly crafting a plan for Middle East peace. Yet based...

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November 14, 2017 5:11 pm

Want to Beat BDS? Stop Propping Up a Failed Peace Process

JNS.org - The goal of the BDS movement is the same as the late, unlamented Arab...

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November 14, 2017 4:22 pm

New York Times Adds ‘Editor’s Note’ to Travel Story That Glorified Terrorist

The New York Times has added an “editor’s note” and revised a travel section article...

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November 14, 2017 3:36 pm

Recovering From Our Rampant Sex Scandals

While sexual attitudes are inclined to change from generation to generation, controversies relating to sexual...

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November 14, 2017 3:10 pm

Lebanon’s Fall Would Be Iran’s Gain

Almost unnoticed in the coverage of President Trump's Asia trip, Lebanon is slipping under Iran's...

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November 14, 2017 1:44 pm

Why We Just Had Our Ninth Child

My wife Esther and I were blessed with the birth of our ninth child just...

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November 14, 2017 1:24 pm

As Saudi Arabia Reels, the Middle East Will Only Get Worse

As Saudi Arabia reels from Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s frontal assault on the kingdom’s...

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November 14, 2017 12:57 pm

Stop Treating Israelis Who’ve Left the Holy Land With Disdain

At the heart of 3,000-strong Israeli-American Conference (IAC), which took place last weekend in Washington, was this question: Is...

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November 14, 2017 12:09 pm

Backing the Kurds Is the Best Bet to Check Iran’s Expansion

The US and Israel should throw their full weight behind the Kurds and their quest...

Culture

BBC Follows Blind British Backpacker as He Visits Israel’s Western Wall

Cameras from a BBC travel series followed a blind British backpacker who is on...

‘Bachelor’ Star Has Jewish Wedding at Synagogue in Texas

A "Bachelor" alum had a traditional Jewish wedding in Houston, Texas on Sunday. Reality television star...

France’s Greatest Composer — Georges Bizet — Was Jewish

Few operas are performed more than Georges Bizet’s Carmen; none are better loved. It...

Features

Trump, Often Polarizing, Draws Broad Jewish and Christian Support on Jerusalem

JNS.org - It’s not often that the American Jewish community is united on issues...

Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, Bringing US Policy ‘Back to Reality’

JNS.org - President Donald Trump formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital on...

Israel’s Iron Dome System Goes Naval

JNS.org - The Israeli Navy has a new tool at its disposal to defend the country’s offshore gas rigs in the...

World

Swedish PM Condemns Attempted Arson Attack at Synagogue as Three Arrested

Three people were arrested early on Sunday after an attempted arson attack at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Gothenburg, prosecutors said. There were no reports of injuries and the...

Israel

Israel Destroys ‘Significant’ Cross-Border Terror Tunnel From G...

Israeli forces on Sunday destroyed a "significant" cross-border attack tunnel from the Gaza Strip, which the military said was being...

Middle East

Iraq Holds Military Parade Celebrating Final Victory Over Islamic State

An Iraqi military parade celebrating final victory over Islamic State is underway in Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, an Iraqi military spokesman told Reuters on Sunday. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared...

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