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March 1, 2017 7:36 am

The Palestinians’ Worst Insult: ‘Jew’

My previous post on the "Palestinians Abroad" conference that was held in Istanbul last weekend mentioned...

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March 1, 2017 7:33 am

Confronting Antisemitism in America

No one is born hating other people. Yet, tragically, some are taught to hate -- whether in...

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March 1, 2017 7:28 am

Netanyahu Focuses on Israeli Security, Drifts Away From Two-State Solution

JNS.org - For the second time in a month, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu informed the...

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February 28, 2017 6:06 pm

Trump’s Big Achievement: Making the New York Times Care About Antisemitism

President Trump has been in office for barely a month, but he already deserves credit...

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February 28, 2017 7:50 am

The Israeli Media Is Out to Get Trump

If you asked most Israelis, they'd say they never really liked or trusted Barack Obama....

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February 28, 2017 7:44 am

What American Universities Can Learn From the UK

Yesterday, I wrote about the outrageous decision by students at the University of London to deny Jewish...

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February 28, 2017 7:41 am

The Architecture of Holiness

From this week's Torah portion to the end of the Book of Exodus, the holy book describes,...

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February 28, 2017 7:35 am

Erdogan Critics Beware: Turkey Is Watching

For some Americans, concerns about Russian spying and interference in our elections are growing, with new...

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February 28, 2017 7:33 am

Keith Ellison’s Rise to Second-in-Command at DNC Worries Some Jewish Democrats

JNS.org - The selection of Congressman Keith Ellison as deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) has...

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February 27, 2017 6:08 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Keith Ellison Defeated by His Own Actions, Not Any Smear

The close vote by the Democratic National Committee to reject Keith Ellison as its chairperson...

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February 27, 2017 1:36 pm

Jewish Identity, Through the Eyes of Benjamin Disraeli

We may think that current political discourse is crude and vicious. But, believe me, beneath...

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February 27, 2017 1:04 pm

Donald Trump and the Antisemitism Smear

Let’s cut through all the clutter and get straight to the main issues surrounding Donald...

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February 27, 2017 8:30 am

With the Mullahs at the Helm, There Can Be No Solution to Widespread Poverty in Iran

Iranian authorities periodically launch campaigns to round up child workers and beggars roaming the streets. But can such campaigns be...

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February 27, 2017 7:56 am

Difficult Questions and Contested Answers on Antisemitism

JNS.org - In his magnum opus A Lethal Obsession, the late Robert Wistrich, one of Israel’s...

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February 27, 2017 7:51 am

US Jewish Leaders Engage Israeli Officials Amid Shifting Landscape

JNS.org - Amid a sea change in US politics and an ever-changing Middle East, Israel is once again...

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February 27, 2017 7:48 am

Netanyahu’s Australia Visit: Sunny Outlook on Bilateral Ties, Cloudy Picture on Two-State Solution

JNS.org - Fresh off his first official visit with US President Donald Trump, Israeli Prime Minister...

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February 27, 2017 7:43 am

Why Do We Let Antisemites Define Antisemitism?

In the US, we don't hear much positive news about how Jews and Israel are treated on...

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February 27, 2017 7:38 am

How Pakistani Law Enshrines Extremism and Emboldens Terror

Pakistani extremists have killed nearly 50,000 people since 9/11. But government ineffectiveness in Islamabad has stymied all...

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February 26, 2017 4:08 pm

How Will Jordanian Activists Reconcile ‘No Normalization With Israel,’ ‘Lower Fuel Prices’?

From the Jordan Times: Activists have vowed that 2017 will be a year of “increased activism” against...

Culture

Chutzpah and High Heels: A Sad, Funny, True Story

Chutzpah & High Heels, by Jessica Fishman. 317 pages. Yotzeret Publishing. $15.95. In her new book, Jessica Fishman gives us an...

New Documentary Details Extraordinary Holocaust Escape

JNS.org - The mission to tell the world the story of Jack Kagan's risky escape from a Nazi labor camp consumed Kagan and...

Israeli President Rivlin Witnesses Jewish State’s Technology in Action in Vietnam

JNS.org- Israeli President Reuven Rivlin this week visited the Southeast Asian nation of Vietnam,...

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...

Israel

Hamas Closes Gaza-Israel Border in Wake of Commander’s Assassination

Hamas closed the border crossing between the Gaza Strip in Israel on Sunday morning in the wake of the assassination of one of its commanders, Mazan Fukha. As a result of...

Middle East

Iran Sanctions 15 US Companies for Alleged Collusion With Israel

Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 U.S. companies for alleged human rights violations and cooperating with Israel, the state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday, in a tit-for-tat reaction to...

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