Thursday, July 27th | 4 Av 5777

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe

Commentary

New York Times Orders Readers to Eat Ham, Bacon

The New York Times reporter who covers the state of New Jersey has an article in the newspaper ordering New York Times readers to...

July 21, 2017 12:18 pm

BBC Ignores French President’s Comparisons Between Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism

At the July 16th event in Paris marking the 75th anniversary of the deportation of French Jews to Auschwitz, the French president made a significant statement: French president Emmanuel Macron on Sunday condemned anti-Zionism as a new form of anti-Semitism,...

The Telos Group’s Palestinian Propaganda Posing as Promotion of Peacemaking

The template is all too familiar --  those "peace activists" who compare present-day Palestinian suffering to Jewish suffering during the Holocaust, simply as a ploy to engender sympathy for the Palestinian cause. Those who perpetuate this historically inaccurate narrative...

LGBTQ Birthright Israel Trip Offers Raw Emotion and Self-Discovery

JNS.org - “It’s a deconstructed Star of David,” said Amy Osaiason, showing off the tattoo that she and two other LGBTQ Birthright Israel participants had just gotten in Tel Aviv’s Shuk HaCarmel market. “It’s symbolic of this...

July 21, 2017 11:55 am

Understanding the Prophets

During the three weeks between the 17th of Tammuz and Tisha b’Av -- as we recall the...

July 21, 2017 11:46 am

Temple Mount Attack and the Demise of the ‘One-State’ Theory

"Extending Israeli sovereignty over Judea-Samaria (and eventually over the Gaza Strip) is indeed a necessary...

July 21, 2017 11:10 am

Holy Terror, Turkish Delight

Leave it to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to portray his latest grab for regional...

July 20, 2017 3:21 pm

New York Times Obituary of Harvard Figure Omits His Clashes With Jewish Community

A laudatory New York Times obituary of a Harvard “neurobiologist and explorer,” S. Allen Counter,...

July 20, 2017 1:15 pm

Film Directors Are Happy to Support BDS — and Profit From Israel

Artists for Palestine recently released this statement: Film writer and director Mike Leigh has criticised Thom Yorke...

July 21, 2017 12:18 pm

New York Times Orders Readers to Eat Ham, Bacon

The New York Times reporter who covers the state of New Jersey has an article in the newspaper ordering New York Times readers to eat...

July 21, 2017 12:14 pm

BBC Ignores French President’s Comparisons Between Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism

At the July 16th event in Paris marking the 75th anniversary of the deportation of French Jews to Auschwitz, the French president made a significant statement: French president Emmanuel Macron...

July 21, 2017 12:09 pm

The Telos Group’s Palestinian Propaganda Posing as Promotion of Peacemaking

The template is all too familiar --  those "peace activists" who compare present-day Palestinian suffering to Jewish suffering during the Holocaust, simply as a ploy to engender sympathy for...

July 21, 2017 12:05 pm

LGBTQ Birthright Israel Trip Offers Raw Emotion and Self-Discovery

JNS.org - “It’s a deconstructed Star of David,” said Amy Osaiason, showing off the tattoo that she and two other LGBTQ Birthright Israel participants had just...

July 21, 2017 11:55 am

Understanding the Prophets

During the three weeks between the 17th of Tammuz and Tisha b’Av -- as we recall the destruction of the Temples -- we read three of the most searing...

July 21, 2017 11:46 am

Temple Mount Attack and the Demise of the ‘One-State’ Theory

"Extending Israeli sovereignty over Judea-Samaria (and eventually over the Gaza Strip) is indeed a necessary condition for ensuring the ability of Israel to endure as...

July 21, 2017 11:10 am

Holy Terror, Turkish Delight

Leave it to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to portray his latest grab for regional relevance and power as a diplomatic effort to resolve a...

July 20, 2017 3:21 pm

New York Times Obituary of Harvard Figure Omits His Clashes With Jewish Community

A laudatory New York Times obituary of a Harvard “neurobiologist and explorer,” S. Allen Counter, managed somehow to omit any mention of his acrimonious relations...

July 20, 2017 1:15 pm

Film Directors Are Happy to Support BDS — and Profit From Israel

Artists for Palestine recently released this statement: Film writer and director Mike Leigh has criticised Thom Yorke and Radiohead for ignoring Palestinian suffering, two days ahead of...

July 20, 2017 12:47 pm

Addiction and the Jewish Community

The catastrophic numbers of drug users in America -- and the number of deaths and overdoses due to drugs -- only pale in comparison to the nightmare...

July 19, 2017 1:25 pm

New York Times Showers Compliments on Iranian Foreign Minister

One of the clearest ways to see the bias in the New York Times is to look at the adjectives, the modifying words that the...

July 19, 2017 1:17 pm

The New Israel Fund Is No Friend of the Jewish State

It's not often that Israeli government officials accuse American Jewish non-profit organizations of aiding terrorists – but then again, the New Israel Fund (NIF) is not usual. After...

July 19, 2017 11:44 am

Converts and Jihad

Muslim converts have long been especially valued by recruiters for Islamist terror groups. "Their ability to operate freely in Europe, Asia and North America without...

July 19, 2017 11:04 am

Yes, the Jewish Community Can Unite

When I was growing up on the West Side of Manhattan, I recall elderly men from Jerusalem ringing our doorbell a couple of times per...

Culture

Jewish ‘Kidney Matchmaker’ Unites New York Rabbi Donor With Needy Recipient

A Jewish "kidney matchmaker" brought together a New York rabbi and...

‘Menashe’ Presents a Rare Authentic, On-Screen Depiction of Hasidic Judaism

By Jane Hanser/JNS.org JNS.org - In the film Menashe, which debuts across America on July 28, director...

Features

CAIR Loses San Diego Schools Partnership

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) tries to have it both ways -- claiming to be a civil rights organization when...

Ex-Israeli Diplomats: US State Department Whitewashes Palestinian Incitement

JNS.org - Two prominent former Israeli diplomats are charging that the US State Department...

Former Congressman: Saudi Curriculum Used in US Still Promotes Radicalization

Saudi Arabia has made progress in ridding its school textbooks and curricula of comments...

World

PA UN Envoy Refuses to Condemn Halamish Terror Attack, Saying ‘Don...

Palestinian Authority Ambassador to the UN Riyad Mansour declined this week to condemn last Friday’s terrorist attack in Halamish --...

Israel

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Israeli Public ‘Very Concerned’ by ...

The Israeli public is "very concerned" about the lifting -- in the face of Arab pressure -- of security measures that...

Middle East

Jordan Denies Entry to Israeli Ambassador Until Embassy Guard Stands Trial

Jordanian media outlets reported Thursday morning that the kingdom will not allow Israeli Ambassador Einat Schlein and her staff to return to Amman until Jordanian authorities receive guarantees that the embassy...

Algemeiner.com