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What ‘Pro-Palestinian’ Really Means

On two separate occasions this year, Jewish students have been subjected to harassment and physical intimidation at London universities. At a meeting last week,...

November 23, 2016 7:48 am

The Truth About the Caroline Glick Episode at UT Austin

I am a proud Zionist, a dual citizen of the United States and Israel and an uncompromising advocate for the Jewish state. I am also the past president of my high school’s Young Conservatives group,...

Sporadic Attacks Reveal Fragility of Israel-PA Security Cooperation

A spate of terrorist attacks involving Palestinian Authority (PA) security personnel attacking Israelis is placing a strain on the discreet security cooperation between the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and the PA's armed forces in the West...

Paris Jihadist Manages to Grow More Radical in Prison

One year after jihadist commandos massacred 130 people in coordinated attacks across Paris, the country of France remains in a state of emergency. Heavily armed gendarmes patrol the city streets, prepared for the next attack -- which even politicians admit...

November 22, 2016 12:39 pm

The Sweden Democrats and Liberal Jews

Upon learning that high-profile Swedish MP Kent Ekeroth was to speak to a gathering of foreign visitors...

November 22, 2016 8:42 am

Why the Palestinian Authority Leadership Does Not — and Will Not — Emulate Egypt’s Anwar Sadat

This weekend marked the 39th anniversary of slain Egyptian President Anwar Sadat's historic visit to...

November 22, 2016 7:01 am

Cloudy With a Chance of War

  No one can predict the future, which is why the weatherman is often the most...

November 22, 2016 5:59 am

The Trump Revolution and How Liberal Jews Lost the Plot

The victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential elections will have long-term global repercussions at...

November 22, 2016 5:52 am

Did Religious Voters Make a Catastrophic Mistake in Supporting Trump?

Religion played a strong role in pushing Donald Trump into the presidency. One religious group in...

November 23, 2016 7:48 am

What ‘Pro-Palestinian’ Really Means

On two separate occasions this year, Jewish students have been subjected to harassment and physical intimidation at London universities. At a meeting last week, I...

November 23, 2016 7:44 am

The Truth About the Caroline Glick Episode at UT Austin

I am a proud Zionist, a dual citizen of the United States and Israel and an uncompromising advocate for the Jewish state. I am also...

November 23, 2016 7:35 am

Sporadic Attacks Reveal Fragility of Israel-PA Security Cooperation

A spate of terrorist attacks involving Palestinian Authority (PA) security personnel attacking Israelis is placing a strain on the discreet security cooperation between the Israel Defense...

November 23, 2016 7:05 am

Paris Jihadist Manages to Grow More Radical in Prison

One year after jihadist commandos massacred 130 people in coordinated attacks across Paris, the country of France remains in a state of emergency. Heavily armed gendarmes patrol the...

November 22, 2016 12:39 pm

The Sweden Democrats and Liberal Jews

Upon learning that high-profile Swedish MP Kent Ekeroth was to speak to a gathering of foreign visitors in the Riksdag (parliament building), speakers from majority parties --...

November 22, 2016 8:42 am

Why the Palestinian Authority Leadership Does Not — and Will Not — Emulate Egypt’s Anwar Sadat

This weekend marked the 39th anniversary of slain Egyptian President Anwar Sadat's historic visit to Jerusalem -- a move spurred by the late Arab leader's...

November 22, 2016 7:01 am

Cloudy With a Chance of War

  No one can predict the future, which is why the weatherman is often the most ridiculed member of a news team. If the weatherman were the only...

November 22, 2016 5:59 am

The Trump Revolution and How Liberal Jews Lost the Plot

The victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential elections will have long-term global repercussions at many levels. It represents a revolt against extreme postmodernism, which...

November 22, 2016 5:52 am

Did Religious Voters Make a Catastrophic Mistake in Supporting Trump?

Religion played a strong role in pushing Donald Trump into the presidency. One religious group in particular was instrumental in his victory: 80 percent of white...

November 22, 2016 5:39 am

The Dangers of the Alt-Right, Steve Bannon and Donald Trump

There seems to be confusion and misunderstanding about what the "alt-right" is, and why some of us oppose it. Frankly, it is quite demoralizing that it...

November 22, 2016 5:26 am

Leonard Cohen’s Legacy for Jews — and Humanity

Many people know Leonard Cohen from the countless covers of his timeless hit, “Hallelujah.” But to his legion of fans, Cohen was more than the purveyor of just...

November 21, 2016 3:28 pm

How Did Jewish Newspapers Handle Presidential Endorsements, and What Price Are They Paying for Their Choices?

JNS.org -- Any newspaper that makes political endorsements runs the risk of alienating readers who disagree with the publication’s candidate of choice. Angry letters and canceled...

November 21, 2016 3:16 pm

The New York Times’ Double Standards on Display — Yet Again

One of the best ways to detect the biases of the New York Times in relation to Jews and Israel is by making comparisons. We’ve written...

November 21, 2016 3:01 pm

Democrats Must Scrutinize Keith Ellison’s Antisemitic Past and Ties to Radical Islam

Despite the furor over Trump aide Steve Bannon’s alleged antisemitism, there’s been virtually no media attention paid to the person likely to become the next chair...

Features

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...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

World

British-Jewish Student Leader Co-Sponsors Motion to Sever Ties With UK̵...

British-Jewish students are "fed up with taking a soft approach” to the head of the country’s largest student union -- who is embroiled...

Middle East

Shell to Sign Initial Oil, Gas Deals With Tehran, Iranian Official Says

Royal Dutch Shell will sign initial agreements on Wednesday to develop Iranian oil and gas fields, an Iranian official said, the first deal by the world's second biggest listed oil...

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