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Italian Talmud

The Talmud is the most defining text of Judaism as it is today -- in a way, even more so than the Bible, even...

November 10, 2017 3:35 pm

The Ruinous Results of ‘Conflict Management’

"Israel’s present conflict management approach, which has succeeded in reducing Palestinian terrorism to manageable proportions, is an insufficient response to the dangers of Palestinian territorial expansionism…[M]anaging the conflict alone has also resulted in considerable costs...

Israel Isn’t a Uniquely Bad Country — Coverage of Israel Is Uniquely Bad Journalism

Much has been written about the double standards against Israel in the media, but it is a topic that deserves to be revisited. It can be argued that journalism about Israel is qualitatively different than journalism about...

Larry David, Meet Mila Racine

When I first heard about Larry David’s attempted Holocaust humor on "Saturday Night Live," I was appalled. But I withheld comment, hoping -- in vain, as it turned out -- that he would quickly realize that he had crossed a...

November 10, 2017 12:06 pm

All You Need for Success Is Prayer

One of the riskiest endeavors in the business world is the area known as “mergers...

November 10, 2017 11:50 am

Hopes Betrayed: The Russian Revolution and the Jews

JNS.org - Another week, another centennial. Following the Balfour Declaration’s milestone, it’s now time to look back...

November 10, 2017 10:50 am

When It Comes to Linda Sarsour, Where’s the ‘Glamour’ in Bigotry?

The venerable women’s magazine Glamour boasts almost ten million print readers, and more than 11 million visitors monthly...

November 9, 2017 4:30 pm

Arabs and Turks Welcomed the Balfour Declaration

"One hundred years have passed since the notorious Balfour Declaration, by which Britain gave, without...

November 9, 2017 2:57 pm

New York Times Avoids Calling a Jew a Jew

When is a Jew not a Jew? When The New York Times is writing about him...

November 10, 2017 3:35 pm

Italian Talmud

The Talmud is the most defining text of Judaism as it is today -- in a way, even more so than the Bible, even though...

November 10, 2017 2:39 pm

The Ruinous Results of ‘Conflict Management’

"Israel’s present conflict management approach, which has succeeded in reducing Palestinian terrorism to manageable proportions, is an insufficient response to the dangers of Palestinian territorial...

November 10, 2017 12:32 pm

Israel Isn’t a Uniquely Bad Country — Coverage of Israel Is Uniquely Bad Journalism

Much has been written about the double standards against Israel in the media, but it is a topic that deserves to be revisited. It can be argued...

November 10, 2017 12:19 pm

Larry David, Meet Mila Racine

When I first heard about Larry David’s attempted Holocaust humor on "Saturday Night Live," I was appalled. But I withheld comment, hoping -- in vain, as it turned...

November 10, 2017 12:06 pm

All You Need for Success Is Prayer

One of the riskiest endeavors in the business world is the area known as “mergers and acquisitions." A merger joins two separate entities into one...

November 10, 2017 11:50 am

Hopes Betrayed: The Russian Revolution and the Jews

JNS.org - Another week, another centennial. Following the Balfour Declaration’s milestone, it’s now time to look back on the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution in Russia, where a communist...

November 10, 2017 10:50 am

When It Comes to Linda Sarsour, Where’s the ‘Glamour’ in Bigotry?

The venerable women’s magazine Glamour boasts almost ten million print readers, and more than 11 million visitors monthly to its website. Mainly devoted to clothing, makeup and feminist...

November 9, 2017 4:30 pm

Arabs and Turks Welcomed the Balfour Declaration

"One hundred years have passed since the notorious Balfour Declaration, by which Britain gave, without any right, authority or consent from anyone, the land of...

November 9, 2017 2:57 pm

New York Times Avoids Calling a Jew a Jew

When is a Jew not a Jew? When The New York Times is writing about him or her and is trying desperately to avoid mentioning the...

November 9, 2017 2:45 pm

It’s Time to Kick Turkey Out of NATO

The egregious violation of freedom of the press in Turkey has reached a mammoth proportion that places Turkey among the most oppressive nations for journalists....

November 9, 2017 2:02 pm

Who Pays Palestinian Rock-Throwers?

JNS.org - Two Israelis who happened to be driving through a Palestinian town were nearly murdered by a group of teenagers last week. Meanwhile, in eastern...

November 9, 2017 1:21 pm

Kristallnacht: When America Failed the Jews

On November 11, 1938, a front-page story appeared in The New York Times. It read: “A wave of destruction, looting, and incendiarism unparalleled in Germany since the...

November 9, 2017 1:14 pm

How the UK Media Recently Smeared Israel

What would you say if a senior member of your government -- responsible for dispensing your country’s substantial international aid budget -- went on a...

November 8, 2017 4:03 pm

Why Russia Won’t Leave Syria

Following the recent successes of the Russian military forces in Syria, there are renewed indications that Moscow is seeking some kind of exit strategy. Already...

Culture

Miss Israel, Miss Iraq Find ‘Peace and Love’ Amid Mideast Tensions

JNS.org – In a rare sign of Middle East solidarity, Miss Israel Adar Gandelsman and...

Israeli Soccer Star Named Most Valuable Player in Chinese League

JNS.org – Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi was named this year’s most valuable player in the Chinese Super League (CSL) last...

Features

Hezbollah’s Firm Grip Over Lebanon Fuels Region’s Sectarian Strife

Chief Iranian proxy Hezbollah has a firm grip over Lebanon -- and the terror group's bloody...

Israeli Economy Flexes Its Muscle: Shekel Deemed World’s 2nd-Strongest Currency

JNS.org - Last week, the German financial services giant Deutsche Bank ranked the Israeli shekel...

World

Jewish Leaders at Rutgers University Denounce Hiring of Ex-Syrian Diplomat ...

Two leading Jewish campus groups at Rutgers University in New Jersey have expressed concern over the university’s continued employment of...

Israel

‘Anyone Who Tests Us Will Be Hit Hard,’ Israeli Minister Says Amid ...

JNS.org – “Anyone who tests us will be hit hard,” Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said on Thursday while touring...

Middle East

Saudi FM: Hezbollah Is a ‘First-Class Terrorist Organization’

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir described Hezbollah on Thursday as a "first-class terrorist organization" that should lay down its arms and respect Lebanon's sovereignty.

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