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Gazans Hold Demonstration in Support of Syria, Iran, and Hezbollah

On Sunday, Gazans demonstrated in support of the Syrian regime that gasses and murders its own people. A group of protestors in Gaza City denounced the...

April 16, 2018 9:02 am

Minimal Strike on Assad Shows Putin’s Influence Over the US and the Region

JNS.org - The Western missile strikes on three chemical weapons sites in Syria represent a relatively small-scale action against Syrian President Bashar Assad and underline the extent of Russia’s deterrent posture. The purpose of the strike was...

Did the US Hit Syria Hard Enough?

JNS.org - President Trump’s decision to attack key chemical weapons facilities in Syria raises critical questions, including whether the limited punitive missile strikes by allies America, Great Britain, and France were too mild -- especially against a ruthless...

Attention Donald Trump: Mission Not Accomplished

JNS.org - The five days that it took the US administration to respond to a chemical weapons attack in Syria were vital for two reasons: First, to consolidate a diplomatic coalition with two other UN Security...

April 16, 2018 8:07 am

A Prayer at the Threshold of the Temple Mount

As I stood at the threshold of the Temple Mount, I internally said the Shehecheyanu...

April 16, 2018 7:53 am

The New York Times Continues Its Anti-Israel Smear Campaign

The April 12 New York Times editorial on Israel was predictable. It touted the same message that...

April 16, 2018 7:39 am

Is the Bible Fact?

Well before Spinoza’s Tractatus Theologicus Politicus (1670), Christian thinkers and rational philosophers like Hobbes began to...

April 16, 2018 7:21 am

Alan Dershowitz: For the ACLU, Getting Trump Trumps Civil Liberties

This op-ed first appeared in The Hill. The American Civil Liberties Union, on whose national board...

April 15, 2018 8:06 am

The Diverse Whitewashing of Antisemitism in the British Labour Party

In 2016, the UK was the first country to adopt for domestic use the antisemitism...

April 16, 2018 9:02 am

Gazans Hold Demonstration in Support of Syria, Iran, and Hezbollah

On Sunday, Gazans demonstrated in support of the Syrian regime that gasses and murders its own people. A group of protestors in Gaza City denounced the US-led...

April 16, 2018 8:57 am

Minimal Strike on Assad Shows Putin’s Influence Over the US and the Region

JNS.org - The Western missile strikes on three chemical weapons sites in Syria represent a relatively small-scale action against Syrian President Bashar Assad and underline the...

April 16, 2018 8:38 am

Did the US Hit Syria Hard Enough?

JNS.org - President Trump’s decision to attack key chemical weapons facilities in Syria raises critical questions, including whether the limited punitive missile strikes by allies America,...

April 16, 2018 8:17 am

Attention Donald Trump: Mission Not Accomplished

JNS.org - The five days that it took the US administration to respond to a chemical weapons attack in Syria were vital for two reasons: First,...

April 16, 2018 8:07 am

A Prayer at the Threshold of the Temple Mount

As I stood at the threshold of the Temple Mount, I internally said the Shehecheyanu -- the Blessing of Praise. Even though I was only...

April 16, 2018 7:53 am

The New York Times Continues Its Anti-Israel Smear Campaign

The April 12 New York Times editorial on Israel was predictable. It touted the same message that the Times promotes day after day in its news pages, op-eds, and...

April 16, 2018 7:39 am

Is the Bible Fact?

Well before Spinoza’s Tractatus Theologicus Politicus (1670), Christian thinkers and rational philosophers like Hobbes began to challenge the authorship and validity of the Bible. Questions arose...

April 16, 2018 7:21 am

Alan Dershowitz: For the ACLU, Getting Trump Trumps Civil Liberties

This op-ed first appeared in The Hill. The American Civil Liberties Union, on whose national board I used to serve with pride, raises vast sums of...

April 15, 2018 8:06 am

The Diverse Whitewashing of Antisemitism in the British Labour Party

In 2016, the UK was the first country to adopt for domestic use the antisemitism definition of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). But many actions...

April 15, 2018 7:47 am

Saudi Moderation? Prince Mohammed Is on Shaky Ground

No doubt, Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s recent reforms in Saudi Arabia have benefited women and created social opportunity with the introduction of modern forms of...

April 13, 2018 12:37 pm

Hamas’ Re-Entry Into Iran’s Orbit Contributes to Its Isolation

Following a split with Tehran due to differences over the Syrian civil war, Hamas recently decided to patch up its relationship with Iran, and Iranian...

April 13, 2018 12:31 pm

Russia’s Toxic Legacy

The quest for untraceable, incurable poisons and undetectable modes of employing them has long preoccupied intelligence services oriented towards political assassination. In addition to being...

April 13, 2018 12:14 pm

Should the US Really Withdraw From Iraq?

It takes only a quick read of the main articles featured in al-Wifaq, the Arabic-language mouthpiece of the Islamic Republic of Iran, to grasp the complexity...

April 13, 2018 12:03 pm

A US-Russia Military Encounter in Syria: Implications for Israel

For the most part, Israel has always been able to identify and manage its own particular involvements with Syria, regarding both the incessantly criminal regime...

Culture

American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...

Features

The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations

JNS.org - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th

JNS.org - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...

New Book Examines History of Jewish Baseball Cards

If you think that Sandy Koufax and Hank Greenberg are among only a handful of Jewish baseball players, you might want...

World

UN, EU, Russia Back Iran Nuclear Deal as Trump Meets Macron

US allies and rivals spoke out in support of the Iran nuclear deal on Monday, bolstering French President Emmanuel Macron's pitch to US President Donald Trump that there was no "Plan B"...

Israel

Former Head of IDF Intelligence: This Will Be Israel’s Most Dangerous...

The former chief of Israel Defense Forces intelligence believes the upcoming month of May could be the most dangerous Israel...

Middle East

As US, North Korea Plan to Meet, Iran Warns Against Trump Deals

A US push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a "very dangerous message" that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran's foreign minister warned as US and North Korean leaders prepare...

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