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New York Times Touts Senator Schumer’s Recipe for Pork Meatloaf

The New York Times is touting Senator Charles Schumer’s recipe for “a meatloaf of beef, veal and pork surrounded by pieces of barbecued chicken.” The front page...

February 8, 2017 6:53 pm

Room for Cautious Optimism on Trump’s Israel Policy

It's natural that part of the media, hostile to the settlements and dreaming of an Islamist terror entity overlooking central Israel (which is what a "Palestinian state" would mean), will be thrilled at the White House's...

Trump’s Refugee Ban Echoes Past US Wartime Paranoia and Outright Bigotry

JNS.org -- There are many axioms reminding us that if we fail to learn from the tragedies of the past, we are doomed to relive them in the future. We appear to have failed to heed that...

Washington Finally Serious About Designating Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps as Terrorists

On Friday, the US Treasury Department announced sanctions on a host of Iranian companies and individuals. It is a welcome development, which hopefully sends a signal to Tehran to rein in its global terror support, ballistic missile...

February 8, 2017 10:58 am

Why Jews Should Oppose Trump’s Immigration Policies

In 1939, the United States turned back a ship carrying more than 900 mostly German-Jewish passengers...

February 8, 2017 7:48 am

Are Trump and Israel on the Same Page?

The first two weeks of President Donald Trump’s administration have been the most active of...

February 8, 2017 7:31 am

To Understand Trump, Read His 2012 Book

Maybe I missed it, but in all the millions of words being written about Donald Trump...

February 8, 2017 7:23 am

Trump’s Travel Ban Was Clumsily Launched but Legally Justified

JNS.org - To say that the implementation of President Donald Trump’s travel ban was clumsy would...

February 8, 2017 7:17 am

Sunni States’ Military Spending Sprees Could Benefit Radical Islamists

Faced with an array of developing threats to their stability and survival, Sunni Arab states...

February 8, 2017 6:53 pm

New York Times Touts Senator Schumer’s Recipe for Pork Meatloaf

The New York Times is touting Senator Charles Schumer’s recipe for “a meatloaf of beef, veal and pork surrounded by pieces of barbecued chicken.” The front page of...

February 8, 2017 2:42 pm

Room for Cautious Optimism on Trump’s Israel Policy

It's natural that part of the media, hostile to the settlements and dreaming of an Islamist terror entity overlooking central Israel (which is what a "Palestinian...

February 8, 2017 11:51 am

Trump’s Refugee Ban Echoes Past US Wartime Paranoia and Outright Bigotry

JNS.org -- There are many axioms reminding us that if we fail to learn from the tragedies of the past, we are doomed to relive them in...

February 8, 2017 11:21 am

Washington Finally Serious About Designating Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps as Terrorists

On Friday, the US Treasury Department announced sanctions on a host of Iranian companies and individuals. It is a welcome development, which hopefully sends a signal to...

February 8, 2017 10:58 am

Why Jews Should Oppose Trump’s Immigration Policies

In 1939, the United States turned back a ship carrying more than 900 mostly German-Jewish passengers -- 254 of whom were later killed in the Holocaust. We Jews need to...

February 8, 2017 7:48 am

Are Trump and Israel on the Same Page?

The first two weeks of President Donald Trump’s administration have been the most active of any in recent memory. The unprecedented executive orders, not to...

February 8, 2017 7:31 am

To Understand Trump, Read His 2012 Book

Maybe I missed it, but in all the millions of words being written about Donald Trump over the past year, I never saw anyone in the...

February 8, 2017 7:23 am

Trump’s Travel Ban Was Clumsily Launched but Legally Justified

JNS.org - To say that the implementation of President Donald Trump’s travel ban was clumsy would be an understatement. To say, however, that the principles involved were...

February 8, 2017 7:17 am

Sunni States’ Military Spending Sprees Could Benefit Radical Islamists

Faced with an array of developing threats to their stability and survival, Sunni Arab states have gone on an unprecedented military spending spree, buying up...

February 7, 2017 6:15 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Courts Check and Balance Trump On Immigration

No one can predict how the legal challenges to the Trump executive order on immigration will turn out, but the courts will probably get the...

February 7, 2017 9:20 am

The Washington Post’s Inadvertent Boost to Steve Bannon

In yet another attempt to discredit US President Donald Trump’s chief strategist, Stephen (Steve) Bannon, the Washington Post inadvertently did just the opposite. In a piece...

February 7, 2017 9:16 am

Stunning Federal Court Decision Approves Passover Punishment

Three judges of the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit surprisingly rejected the appeal of Susan Abeles -- a Washington, DC Orthodox Jew, who was...

February 7, 2017 9:10 am

A Muslim Woman’s Battle Against Radical Islam

It's just a month into 2017, and America's hot-button issues are already clear: women, radical Islam and the civil rights of Muslims in the West....

February 7, 2017 8:55 am

Linda Sarsour: The Left’s Latest Star

What to make of Linda Sarsour of Brooklyn, the lead plaintiff in the lawsuit against President Trump's immigration order and the new, seemingly ubiquitous symbol of the...

Features

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

World

As Ties Flourish, Indian PM Modi Approves $2.5 Billion Deal to Acquire Isra...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved on Thursday a $2.5 billion deal to acquire an Israeli aerial defense system for his...

Middle East

Iranian President Rouhani, Touted in West as ‘Moderate,’ Calls ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani -- touted by many in the West as a “moderate” -- hailed on Wednesday the “tireless...

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