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Reconnecting With the Spark of Judaism

The Hebrew month of Elul, which leads to the New Year, brings daily shofar blasts, extra prayers, selichot, and the serious mood of anticipation...

September 23, 2016 7:04 am
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Assimilation Is Our Greatest Threat, But We Can Help Stop It

Assimilation is the great tragedy destroying the Jewish people -- and it gets worse and worse every day. A majority of the world’s Jews outside of Israel have little or no connection to any Jewish organization...

Erdogan Will Never Defeat the Kurds Through Violence

Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan has claimed that military operations against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) will continue until “the very last rebel is killed.” What is puzzling about this statement is that after more than...

Remembering Joan Davenny While a University Honors Her Killers

JNS.org - The name Joan Edelstein Davenny is relatively unknown outside of the Connecticut community where she was a teacher and among her family and friends who knew her. Joan was one of the victims of...

September 23, 2016 6:38 am
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Atheists Still Waiting for the Origin-of-Life Messiah

“Despite the widespread view that Darwinian Evolution has been able to explain the emergence of...

September 23, 2016 6:22 am
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Obama at the UN: Why He Was Right…Almost

…a nation ringed by walls would only imprison itself…Israelis and Palestinians will be better off...

September 22, 2016 3:13 pm
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The New York Times Finds a New Adjective to Hurl at Netanyahu

The New York Times has found a new adjective to hurl at the prime minster...

September 22, 2016 7:52 am
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Trump Is Right: Ban Antisemitic Immigrants From the United States

As the US presidential race progresses, I have been focused on issues related to antisemitism and anti-Israelism,...

September 22, 2016 7:44 am
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Brotherhood Members Gather in Washington to Attack Egyptian Government

Roughly two dozen Egyptian leaders opposed to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, some with Muslim Brotherhood connections, signed a...

September 23, 2016 7:04 am
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Reconnecting With the Spark of Judaism

The Hebrew month of Elul, which leads to the New Year, brings daily shofar blasts, extra prayers, selichot, and the serious mood of anticipation of...

September 23, 2016 6:57 am
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Assimilation Is Our Greatest Threat, But We Can Help Stop It

Assimilation is the great tragedy destroying the Jewish people -- and it gets worse and worse every day. A majority of the world’s Jews outside of...

September 23, 2016 6:49 am
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Erdogan Will Never Defeat the Kurds Through Violence

Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan has claimed that military operations against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) will continue until “the very last rebel is killed.” What...

September 23, 2016 6:47 am
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Remembering Joan Davenny While a University Honors Her Killers

JNS.org - The name Joan Edelstein Davenny is relatively unknown outside of the Connecticut community where she was a teacher and among her family and friends...

September 23, 2016 6:38 am
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Atheists Still Waiting for the Origin-of-Life Messiah

“Despite the widespread view that Darwinian Evolution has been able to explain the emergence of biological complexity that is not the case…Darwinian theory does not...

September 23, 2016 6:22 am
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Obama at the UN: Why He Was Right…Almost

…a nation ringed by walls would only imprison itself…Israelis and Palestinians will be better off if Palestinians reject incitement and recognize the legitimacy of Israel,...

September 22, 2016 3:13 pm
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The New York Times Finds a New Adjective to Hurl at Netanyahu

The New York Times has found a new adjective to hurl at the prime minster of Israel: “brash.” A Times dispatch by Peter Baker, the new...

September 22, 2016 7:52 am
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Trump Is Right: Ban Antisemitic Immigrants From the United States

As the US presidential race progresses, I have been focused on issues related to antisemitism and anti-Israelism, irrespective of who has raised them. As someone watching the election...

September 22, 2016 7:44 am
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Brotherhood Members Gather in Washington to Attack Egyptian Government

Roughly two dozen Egyptian leaders opposed to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, some with Muslim Brotherhood connections, signed a declaration last week in Washington endorsing a civil constitution that separates...

September 22, 2016 7:36 am
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Against Indifference: A Prayer for the World

"The opposite of love is not hate; it’s indifference." -- Elie Wiesel There is probably no greater curse in our world today than the curse of indifference. While...

September 22, 2016 7:28 am
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Jordan’s King at UN: Jews ‘Attacking’ Jerusalem Holy Sites

King Abdullah of Jordan said this in his speech to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday: Safeguarding Jerusalem is a key concern...the Holy City; a strategic linchpin not...

September 22, 2016 7:17 am
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Thoughts About God, Me and Us

Let’s get some things straight about God and me as they relate to the tension and hatred among Jews in Israel and abroad. I do...

Features

Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

Jewish Agency’s Future in Question With Sharansky’s Departure

JNS.org - Announcing his pending retirement during an interview last week, the Jewish Agency...

Israel Is High on Medical Marijuana

JNS.org - Google CEO Eric Schmidt believes Israeli entrepreneurs succeed because they challenge authority, question everything and don’t play by the rules. “The...

World

Anti-Israel Group at San Diego State U to Host Israeli Radical Who Called J...

An anti-Israel group at San Diego State University (SDSU) is will host a lecture on Thursday by a well-known Israeli activist whose use...

Israel

Israel Deploys Drones Along Syrian Border to Monitor Jihadist Threats, Erra...

Israel has purchased and is now deploying drones along its northern border to assist in monitoring and addressing various threats from...

Middle East

Saudi Paper: Palestinian Authority President Should Weigh Accepting Israeli...

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas should seriously weigh accepting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s invitation to address the Knesset, a...

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