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State Department’s New Mideast Director Has a Questionable Record on Israel

JNS.org - The newly appointed Middle East director at the State Department has a long record of criticizing and pressuring Israel. Isn’t anybody at the...

August 10, 2017 12:55 pm

Is The Forward’s College Guide Misguided?

Any effort to rank universities is fraught with land mines. Just ask US News and World Report, whose college rankings provoke arguments each year among faculty, students, administrators, alumni and other stakeholders. Now The Forward has taken on the...

UK’s Flawed Solution to Prison Radicalization: Group Therapy

While much attention has been given to the military successes against ISIS in Mosul and Syria, the recent failures by authorities to effectively deal with homegrown Islamists has been overlooked. Whether it is by downplaying the threat -- or...

Charlie Gard and Life

You may have read about the battle in London over the final days of a baby named Charlie Gard. He was born with a form of mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome, which causes increasing muscle weakness and...

August 9, 2017 10:56 am

Saudi Arabia to Host 1,000 Family Members of Palestinian ‘Martyrs’

For the ninth consecutive year, Saudi Arabia has announced that it will host a thousand family members...

August 9, 2017 10:48 am

Do You Think the Cultural BDS Movement Is Failing? Think Again

Do you think that the cultural boycott campaign against Israel is a colossal failure? Think again. Scotland's Sunday Herald recently...

August 8, 2017 4:50 pm

UK Outlet (in Arabic) Falsely Claims ‘1,000 Settlers Stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque’

Sky News Arabia, which was launched in 2012, is a joint venture between UK-based Sky News...

August 8, 2017 4:14 pm

Despite a Difficult Month, Israel Will Prosper

The dramatic setbacks of the past month have been somewhat destabilizing in contrast to the...

August 8, 2017 3:49 pm

Why Civilizations Fail: The Lack of Faith

What is the real challenge of maintaining a free society? In parshat Eikev, Moses springs...

August 10, 2017 12:55 pm

State Department’s New Mideast Director Has a Questionable Record on Israel

JNS.org - The newly appointed Middle East director at the State Department has a long record of criticizing and pressuring Israel. Isn’t anybody at the White...

August 10, 2017 10:53 am

Is The Forward’s College Guide Misguided?

Any effort to rank universities is fraught with land mines. Just ask US News and World Report, whose college rankings provoke arguments each year among faculty,...

August 9, 2017 11:27 am

UK’s Flawed Solution to Prison Radicalization: Group Therapy

While much attention has been given to the military successes against ISIS in Mosul and Syria, the recent failures by authorities to effectively deal with homegrown Islamists...

August 9, 2017 11:08 am

Charlie Gard and Life

You may have read about the battle in London over the final days of a baby named Charlie Gard. He was born with a form of...

August 9, 2017 10:56 am

Saudi Arabia to Host 1,000 Family Members of Palestinian ‘Martyrs’

For the ninth consecutive year, Saudi Arabia has announced that it will host a thousand family members of Palestinian "martyrs" for Hajj. King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud...

August 9, 2017 10:48 am

Do You Think the Cultural BDS Movement Is Failing? Think Again

Do you think that the cultural boycott campaign against Israel is a colossal failure? Think again. Scotland's Sunday Herald recently published an open letter signed by artists, media workers and academics that called for...

August 8, 2017 4:50 pm

UK Outlet (in Arabic) Falsely Claims ‘1,000 Settlers Stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque’

Sky News Arabia, which was launched in 2012, is a joint venture between UK-based Sky News and Abu Dhabi-based Media Investment Corporation. In addition to its website,...

August 8, 2017 4:14 pm

Despite a Difficult Month, Israel Will Prosper

The dramatic setbacks of the past month have been somewhat destabilizing in contrast to the almost euphoric atmosphere that previously prevailed in Israel. It is an...

August 8, 2017 3:49 pm

Why Civilizations Fail: The Lack of Faith

What is the real challenge of maintaining a free society? In parshat Eikev, Moses springs his great surprise. Here are his words: Be careful that you...

August 8, 2017 3:30 pm

‘Parasitic Thug’ Is New York Times’ New Name for Netanyahu

The New York Times has published a reader comment claiming that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “likes to control the US Congress," describing American supporters of...

August 8, 2017 12:56 pm

Israel Tolerates the Intolerable by Allowing Terrorists to Live

I have long argued that Israel’s policy toward convicted terrorists is a tragically misplaced mercy. In the nearly 70 years of its existence, the State of Israel’s...

August 8, 2017 11:36 am

Palestinian Rejectionism Is Weakening

A recent poll showed that Israelis want a tougher policy towards the Palestinians. As for the Palestinians -- beyond occasionally rampaging and murdering Israelis -- what do they want? Dan Polisar of Shalem...

August 8, 2017 10:51 am

Why Do Anti-Israel Textbooks Continue to Thrive?

CAMERA recently published a monograph on biased textbooks in high schools in Newton, Massachusetts. In addition, an article on the textbook issue quoted Dr. Sandra...

August 7, 2017 3:53 pm

The Inside Story Behind ‘Menashe’

Menashe Lustig stood in the back of a darkened movie theatre in New York City, laughing. Looking at his tzitzit, you might think that he had snuck...

Culture

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...

Future Soldiers Leave ‘Comfort’ of North America to Defend Israel

JNS.org - Dozens of future IDF soldiers from North America immigrated to Israel this...

World

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: No Room for Equivalency When It Comes to Condem...

When it comes to condemning neo-Nazis, the KKK and other far-right groups, there is “no room for equivalency,” the editor-in-chief...

Israel

Manchester United Next? Israeli Soccer Champions Hapoel Beer Sheva Edge Clo...

Israeli soccer champions Hapoel Beer Sheva moved one step closer to the prestigious UEFA Champions League this week -- holding...

Middle East

After Syria Strains, Hamas Is Once Again Eager for Iran’s Embrace, Sa...

A chastened Hamas is eagerly seeking to restore its frayed relations with the Iranian regime, now that the regional balance...

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