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J Street’s Unusual ‘Support’ for Israel

J Street has an unusual way of showing that it "is the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans." J Street was formed in 2008 as...

March 10, 2017 6:31 am

Yes, Churchill Really Was a Friend of Jews and Zionism

Revisionism is a long-standing cottage industry when  it comes to Winston Churchill. Now Michael J. Cohen, Professor of History Emeritus at Bar-Ilan University, has contributed the contention that Winston Churchill’s support for Jews and Zionism...

Christian Media Conference Fights on Behalf Israel

JNS.org -Laurie Cardoza-Moore, the founder and president of Proclaiming Justice to the Nations (PJTN), recently rebuked all Christians who promote the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel as a matter of religious principle. “It is fake theology,...

Kurdish Factions Turn Guns on Each Other in Yazidi Homeland

Yazidis living in Iraq's Sinjar region are on edge, due to fighting last week between rival Kurdish factions -- forces aligned with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and those aligned with the PKK. Some Yazidis, who are ethnic Kurds,...

March 9, 2017 8:07 am

Jordan at the Precipice

Six months ago, Jordan's King Abdullah said that his country was "in dire straits." I just completed a week...

March 9, 2017 8:00 am

Purim and the Challenge of the Holocaust

In the midrash on Mishlei, we read the following: All of the festivals will be nullified in...

March 8, 2017 4:26 pm

New Revelations on Revolutionary Guards Leading Iran’s Ballistic Missile Drive, Nuclear Weapons Program — Through Control Over Docks

Despite the United States placing the Iranian regime "on notice" for test-firing medium-range ballistic missiles in...

March 8, 2017 3:47 pm

Inflammatory, Controversial New York Times Hurls Adjectives at Pro-Israel Americans

The New York Times has finally gotten worked up about a threat to national sovereignty...

March 8, 2017 8:28 am

Hezbollah’s Ongoing Threat to US National Security

Most analyses of Hezbollah focus on the terrorist group's intervention in Syria, or its threat to...

March 10, 2017 6:31 am

J Street’s Unusual ‘Support’ for Israel

J Street has an unusual way of showing that it "is the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans." J Street was formed in 2008 as a...

March 9, 2017 8:24 am

Yes, Churchill Really Was a Friend of Jews and Zionism

Revisionism is a long-standing cottage industry when  it comes to Winston Churchill. Now Michael J. Cohen, Professor of History Emeritus at Bar-Ilan University, has contributed...

March 9, 2017 8:20 am

Christian Media Conference Fights on Behalf Israel

JNS.org -Laurie Cardoza-Moore, the founder and president of Proclaiming Justice to the Nations (PJTN), recently rebuked all Christians who promote the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against...

March 9, 2017 8:16 am

Kurdish Factions Turn Guns on Each Other in Yazidi Homeland

Yazidis living in Iraq's Sinjar region are on edge, due to fighting last week between rival Kurdish factions -- forces aligned with the Kurdistan Regional Government...

March 9, 2017 8:07 am

Jordan at the Precipice

Six months ago, Jordan's King Abdullah said that his country was "in dire straits." I just completed a week of intensive travels and discussions throughout the country, and found...

March 9, 2017 8:00 am

Purim and the Challenge of the Holocaust

In the midrash on Mishlei, we read the following: All of the festivals will be nullified in the future [the messianic age], but Purim will never be...

March 8, 2017 4:26 pm

New Revelations on Revolutionary Guards Leading Iran’s Ballistic Missile Drive, Nuclear Weapons Program — Through Control Over Docks

Despite the United States placing the Iranian regime "on notice" for test-firing medium-range ballistic missiles in January, Tehran has taken no steps to change its behavior. Indeed,...

March 8, 2017 3:47 pm

Inflammatory, Controversial New York Times Hurls Adjectives at Pro-Israel Americans

The New York Times has finally gotten worked up about a threat to national sovereignty in Europe. What is this supposed threat, according to a front-page “news”...

March 8, 2017 8:28 am

Hezbollah’s Ongoing Threat to US National Security

Most analyses of Hezbollah focus on the terrorist group's intervention in Syria, or its threat to Israel. But the Iranian-backed organization maintains a significant presence in...

March 8, 2017 8:12 am

Bowing to Political Pressure, New York Cedes Ground in the Fight Against Terrorism

Capitulation in a time of conflict is demoralizing to the rank and file who protect the public. Yet capitulation is what has occurred in the latest legal...

March 7, 2017 11:07 am

New York Times Movie Review Packs Anti-Israel Propaganda Punch

Sometimes the most telling words in New York Times coverage of Israel come not on the editorial page or the front page, but in the...

March 7, 2017 8:51 am

Negotiator: US Peace Talks Failed Due to Palestinian Demands, Kerry’s Approach

JNS.org - The 2013-2014 round of Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations failed because the Palestinian Authority (PA) responded to each Israeli concession with new demands and the Obama administration...

March 7, 2017 8:36 am

Welcome to Banksy’s ‘Walled Off Hotel’ in Bethlehem, an Anti-Israel Installation Masquerading as a Peace-Promoting Tourism Project

The Left's widely publicized campaign about the launch of the boutique Colonial Hotel in Bethlehem recalls the lyrics to The Eagles' surrealist song "Hotel California,"...

March 7, 2017 8:15 am

US Media Promotes False Narrative of Kerry Peace Proposal

On February 19, Haaretz reported that anonymous Obama administration sources claimed that in 2016, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in a secret summit at which Secretary of...

Culture

Israeli Music Icon Idan Raichel Jams With Students at Chicago Cultural Center

Israeli music icon Idan Raichel turned what was supposed to be a lesson...

Clues About Life of Jesus Revealed in Israeli Artifacts Warehouse

JNS.org - Ahead of Easter, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has opened up a 54,000-square-foot warehouse dubbed the “Ali Baba cave,”...

Israeli Star of Netflix Terrorist Drama to Appear at New York Synagogue

Lior Raz stars as Doron in "Fauda," and is also the creator of the groundbreaking...

Features

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

BDS Movement Suffers Setbacks in Israel and Around the World

JNS.org - Last week, Israel's Knesset passed landmark legislation attacking the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The new law represents just...

World

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: China Should Stay Out of Peacemaking, Focus on ...

While Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a two-state solution “as soon as possible” during his meeting in Beijing this...

Israel

18 Palestinian Terror Suspects Arrested in Connection With Suspicious Whats...

JNS.org - Israeli police arrested 18 Palestinian terror suspects this week in connection with their membership in a suspicious chat group...

Middle East

Palestinian Terrorist Who Killed American Teen in Israel Sentenced to 4 Lif...

JNS.org - Palestinian terrorist Mohammed Abdel Basset al-Kharoub, who murdered American teen Ezra Schwartz, 18, in November 2015, received four life...

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