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Jewish Opposition Grows to Keith Ellison’s Bid to Head Democratic National Committee

JNS.org - A growing number of pro-Israel activists and Jewish community figures are expressing concern that Minnesota’s Congressman Keith Ellison will turn the Democratic Party away...

November 18, 2016 5:47 am

Wire Services Play Major Role in Anti-Israel Coverage

As the media landscape adjusts to financial realities and more news outlets make cuts, the role of wire services has increased. While the New York Times, Washington Post and other big media beasts can maintain bureaus in Jerusalem,...

In Awe of My Warrior Son

Our son Mendy was a summa cum laude undergraduate at New York University when he abruptly informed us that he was suspending his degree to join the IDF. He was already an Israel fighter on campus...

Does the ADL Have a Political Agenda?

After the appointment of Steve Bannon to the Trump White House this week, he was attacked by the media on charges of antisemitism. It was good to see so many in the media and elsewhere eager to...

November 18, 2016 5:17 am

Why All People Need a Shabbat

It is well known that the institution of Shabbat is one of the best inventions...

November 18, 2016 5:13 am

Obama, Unplugged

"Obama’s final months in power are a unique opportunity to correct the record, and, more...

November 17, 2016 12:54 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Assessing the Bannon Appointment

President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Steve Bannon as his chief strategist has been criticized on...

November 17, 2016 7:44 am

Ramsieh Odeh’s PTSD Defense Is a Total Sham

The psychologist who is prepared to testify that post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may have led...

November 17, 2016 7:41 am

Eradicating Evil

Genesis chapter 18 spells out the dilemma of having to confront societies that not only violate...

November 18, 2016 5:47 am

Jewish Opposition Grows to Keith Ellison’s Bid to Head Democratic National Committee

JNS.org - A growing number of pro-Israel activists and Jewish community figures are expressing concern that Minnesota’s Congressman Keith Ellison will turn the Democratic Party away from...

November 18, 2016 5:40 am

Wire Services Play Major Role in Anti-Israel Coverage

As the media landscape adjusts to financial realities and more news outlets make cuts, the role of wire services has increased. While the New York Times, Washington Post...

November 18, 2016 5:26 am

In Awe of My Warrior Son

Our son Mendy was a summa cum laude undergraduate at New York University when he abruptly informed us that he was suspending his degree to join...

November 18, 2016 5:22 am

Does the ADL Have a Political Agenda?

After the appointment of Steve Bannon to the Trump White House this week, he was attacked by the media on charges of antisemitism. It was good...

November 18, 2016 5:17 am

Why All People Need a Shabbat

It is well known that the institution of Shabbat is one of the best inventions God ever came up with. It no doubt qualifies Him...

November 18, 2016 5:13 am

Obama, Unplugged

"Obama’s final months in power are a unique opportunity to correct the record, and, more important, score an achievement that his successors could scarcely undo." --...

November 17, 2016 12:54 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Assessing the Bannon Appointment

President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Steve Bannon as his chief strategist has been criticized on the grounds that Bannon is an antisemite. There are many...

November 17, 2016 7:44 am

Ramsieh Odeh’s PTSD Defense Is a Total Sham

The psychologist who is prepared to testify that post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may have led Palestinian terrorist Rasmieh Odeh to hide her convictions in twin...

November 17, 2016 7:41 am

Eradicating Evil

Genesis chapter 18 spells out the dilemma of having to confront societies that not only violate the human rights of their citizens but also endanger civilization as a...

November 17, 2016 7:32 am

Generations of Survivors: From Auschwitz to Khojaly

My recent book Khojaly: A Crime Against Humanity, outlines the history of the Khojaly Massacre -- one of the most horrific events of recent history. The story of the...

November 17, 2016 7:17 am

Placing Faith in Donald Trump on Israel

After one of the most hostile anti-Israel administrations ever, Steve Bannon, the newly-appointed chief strategist and senior adviser to Donald Trump, will attend the Zionist Organization of...

November 16, 2016 11:20 am

Words From a Trumpkin Who Rose From the Ashes of the Democrat Chicago Machine

JNS.org -- I was born a Democrat. In fact, there was most likely a prayer for Franklin D. Roosevelt at my circumcision, although I failed to...

November 16, 2016 11:17 am

The ADL’s Attacks on Trump Are Inappropriate and Harmful

JNS.org -- The Anti-Defamation League’s recent statements essentially criticizing the election victory of Donald Trump and Mike Pence are inappropriate and harmful. The front page of the ADL’s website...

November 16, 2016 7:47 am

The Borking of Bannon — or Why Trump’s Breitbart Pick Bests the New York Times’ Arthur Sulzberger

The New York Times finds President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Stephen Bannon as counselor to the president to be so alarming that it devoted both...

Culture

Phoenix Jewish News Joins Consortium Running 4 Other Papers

JNS.org - The Phoenix area’s Jewish community newspaper has joined a consortium that publishes and manages four other Jewish newspapers. Mid-Atlantic Media...

Features

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...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

World

Bernard-Henri Lévy Says Election of Donald Trump a ‘Major Event for ...

Editor's note: Bernard-Henri Lévy — French philosopher, filmmaker, and activist; defender of Israel and of Jewish values — returns to...

Israel

Netanyahu: Government ‘Working Overtime’ to Find ‘Respons...

The government is “working overtime” to come up with a “responsible solution” to the Amona issue that will both protect...

Middle East

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Ba...

“Now is the time for retaliation,” a senior Iranian cleric told worshippers in Tehran on Friday, following the US Senate’s...

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