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Jimmy Carter Lies, Distorts UN Resolution in New York Times Op-Ed

Jimmy Carter has written yet another tendentious op-ed for the New York Times. The first paragraphs show yet again that he is simply a liar: We do not yet...

November 30, 2016 11:35 am

Revealed: In Private Fundraiser, Keith Ellison Said Israel Controls US Policy

Congressman Keith Ellison's announcement earlier this month that he wants to be the Democratic National Committee's next chairman drew quick support from several key lawmakers, including Jewish senators Chuck Schumer and Bernie Sanders. Ellison's backers have also defended him against...

The New York Times Touts Islamic Sultanate, Smuggling Hub as a ‘Carefree’ Travel Destination

“A Carefree Getaway Just Off the Persian Gulf” is the online headline the New York Times is running over a 2,500-word travel-section article about the sultanate of Oman. “Carefree”? Not if you are gay; the US...

Thanks for the Memories: Why Israel Has No Use for American Jewish Organizations

Many American Jewish organizations are currently minimizing antisemitism, and arguing that people who hate Israel are not antisemites. In this environment, does it make sense for Israel to keep aligning itself with these groups? Case in point:...

November 29, 2016 9:02 am

What World Leaders’ Reactions to Castro’s Death Reveal

Not known for mincing words, US President-elect Donald Trump responded to the news of Fidel...

November 29, 2016 8:06 am

J Street Lies Even to Its Own Members

If J Street's supporters knew their donations were helping the very candidates and positions they oppose, they’d close...

November 29, 2016 7:34 am

Obama’s Spinelessness and Trump’s Moral Courage on Castro

The death of Fidel Castro was the first foreign policy test for President-elect Donald Trump...

November 29, 2016 7:00 am

Why Did Isaac Love Esau?

Even before they were born, Jacob and Esau struggled in the womb. They were destined,...

November 29, 2016 6:45 am

Watchdog Says Its Exposure Spurred Norwegian Government to Nix Funding for Anti-Israel Group

JNS.org -  A Jerusalem-based watchdog of non-governmental organizations said Monday that its efforts to reveal that...

November 30, 2016 11:35 am

Jimmy Carter Lies, Distorts UN Resolution in New York Times Op-Ed

Jimmy Carter has written yet another tendentious op-ed for the New York Times. The first paragraphs show yet again that he is simply a liar: We do not yet know...

November 30, 2016 12:55 am

Revealed: In Private Fundraiser, Keith Ellison Said Israel Controls US Policy

Congressman Keith Ellison's announcement earlier this month that he wants to be the Democratic National Committee's next chairman drew quick support from several key lawmakers, including Jewish...

November 29, 2016 3:02 pm

The New York Times Touts Islamic Sultanate, Smuggling Hub as a ‘Carefree’ Travel Destination

“A Carefree Getaway Just Off the Persian Gulf” is the online headline the New York Times is running over a 2,500-word travel-section article about the...

November 29, 2016 9:11 am

Thanks for the Memories: Why Israel Has No Use for American Jewish Organizations

Many American Jewish organizations are currently minimizing antisemitism, and arguing that people who hate Israel are not antisemites. In this environment, does it make sense for...

November 29, 2016 9:02 am

What World Leaders’ Reactions to Castro’s Death Reveal

Not known for mincing words, US President-elect Donald Trump responded to the news of Fidel Castro's death on Saturday by calling Cuba's former leader "a...

November 29, 2016 8:06 am

J Street Lies Even to Its Own Members

If J Street's supporters knew their donations were helping the very candidates and positions they oppose, they’d close their wallets faster than they’ve closed their minds to voting...

November 29, 2016 7:34 am

Obama’s Spinelessness and Trump’s Moral Courage on Castro

The death of Fidel Castro was the first foreign policy test for President-elect Donald Trump and he acquitted himself brilliantly. For anyone who thought that...

November 29, 2016 7:00 am

Why Did Isaac Love Esau?

Even before they were born, Jacob and Esau struggled in the womb. They were destined, it seems, to be eternal adversaries. Not only were they...

November 29, 2016 6:45 am

Watchdog Says Its Exposure Spurred Norwegian Government to Nix Funding for Anti-Israel Group

JNS.org -  A Jerusalem-based watchdog of non-governmental organizations said Monday that its efforts to reveal that an international funding mechanism supports anti-Israel initiatives have led Norway to...

November 29, 2016 6:00 am

Pivotal Hearing for Palestinian Bomber Cancelled at Last Minute

On Monday, a Federal judge in Detroit cancelled a hearing that was expected to help determine whether convicted Palestinian bomber Rasmieh Odeh will receive a new trial for naturalization fraud. Jurors convicted Odeh in...

November 28, 2016 11:03 am

Are the Rockefeller Brothers Fund and New Israel Fund Using Grant Money to Cover Up Their Role in Fomenting Campus Antisemitism?

JNS.org -- The New Israel Fund (NIF) recently received a grant to “research and report on antisemitism on US campuses.” On the surface, this appears...

November 28, 2016 6:12 am

One Year After the Paris Attacks, What the West Still Needs to Learn About Islamic Terror

On November 13, 2016, one year after Islamist terrorists killed 130 people and injured 368 others in a series of attacks across Paris, music legend Sting...

November 28, 2016 6:05 am

The Messy Process of Democracy

All complex societies are fragmented. Democracies particularly so. Dictatorships and autocracies act as if they are not. They try to suppress dissenters, which they can...

November 28, 2016 5:53 am

A Rabbi Like Many Others, Battling Trump With Ongoing Zest

Rabbi James Brandt, the CEO of the San Francisco Jewish Federation, recently issued a letter calling upon the Jewish community to oppose the appointment of Steve...

Culture

‘Jewish Oscars’ Raises Over $500,000 for Special IDF Brigade

A glamorous New York City event hosted by a non-profit organization on Saturday...

New Biography Asks: ‘What If Rabin Had Lived?’ (REVIEW)

JNS.org - Former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin embodied the qualities of his generation:...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

World

Major US Jewish Group Calls on Qatar to Remove Antisemitic Titles From Doha...

A leading US-based Jewish human rights group has called on the Qatari government to remove antisemitic titles from an international...

Israel

Israeli Defense Minister: International ‘War of Legal Attrition’...

A “war of legal attrition” is currently being waged against Israel by foreign entities, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman told the...

Middle East

Expert: Possibility of Hezbollah Obtaining Chemical, Biological Weapons Fro...

The possibility that Hezbollah is being equipped with chemical and biological weapons cannot be ruled out in principle, an expert...

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