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Parshat Bechukotai: To Have or To Be, That Is the Question

“Your threshing season will last until your grape harvest and your grape harvest will last until the time you plant. You will have your...

May 10, 2018 8:20 am

What Is Really Needed for Democracy in the Arab World

Ever since 9/11, Western leaders have pushed for democratization of the Arab world. Almost 20 years down the road, that push has had catastrophic results: With the partial exception of Tunisia, the Arab states whose dictators...

Don’t Just Destroy the Iran Deal — Deliver an Alternative

May 8, 2018, the day that Donald Trump announced that he's pulling America out of the nuclear deal with Iran, will mark the inauguration of a new American-Israeli-Arab alliance in the Middle East and a major...

Another Reason the EU Supports the Iran Deal: Money

EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini criticized the US move to reimpose sanctions on Iran -- because Iran has been an economic windfall for the Europeans. After her boilerplate on how the EU considers the JCPOA essential to security, she...

May 10, 2018 12:00 am

The Starbucks Scandal and the Mainstreaming of Antisemitism

JNS.org - A fundamental red line has been crossed. For the first time in our collective memory,...

May 9, 2018 4:37 pm

Alan Dershowitz: NBC’s Demonization of Bolton and Gatestone

When I was growing up, organizations that expressed any views at all similar to those...

May 9, 2018 3:18 pm

How China Will Benefit From Trump’s Iran Nuclear Deal Withdrawal

During his presidential election campaign, then-candidate Donald Trump stated that it is necessary to reevaluate...

May 9, 2018 1:14 pm

Wrong Man? Right Decision!

JNS.org – It took him 16 months to get around to it, but US President...

May 9, 2018 8:36 am

The Battle Over Abbas’ Successor Will Entail Conflict and Instability

At present, the issue of any leadership change in the Palestinian Authority (PA) is hypothetical. Mahmoud...

May 10, 2018 8:20 am

Parshat Bechukotai: To Have or To Be, That Is the Question

“Your threshing season will last until your grape harvest and your grape harvest will last until the time you plant. You will have your fill...

May 10, 2018 8:08 am

What Is Really Needed for Democracy in the Arab World

Ever since 9/11, Western leaders have pushed for democratization of the Arab world. Almost 20 years down the road, that push has had catastrophic results: With...

May 10, 2018 7:58 am

Don’t Just Destroy the Iran Deal — Deliver an Alternative

May 8, 2018, the day that Donald Trump announced that he's pulling America out of the nuclear deal with Iran, will mark the inauguration of a...

May 10, 2018 7:40 am

Another Reason the EU Supports the Iran Deal: Money

EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini criticized the US move to reimpose sanctions on Iran -- because Iran has been an economic windfall for the Europeans. After her boilerplate on...

May 10, 2018 12:00 am

The Starbucks Scandal and the Mainstreaming of Antisemitism

JNS.org - A fundamental red line has been crossed. For the first time in our collective memory, radical activists successfully used antisemitism to convince one of America’s...

May 9, 2018 4:37 pm

Alan Dershowitz: NBC’s Demonization of Bolton and Gatestone

When I was growing up, organizations that expressed any views at all similar to those expressed by Communist groups were called "Communist fronts." Anyone who...

May 9, 2018 3:18 pm

How China Will Benefit From Trump’s Iran Nuclear Deal Withdrawal

During his presidential election campaign, then-candidate Donald Trump stated that it is necessary to reevaluate the great powers’ agreement on the Iranian nuclear program (the...

May 9, 2018 1:14 pm

Wrong Man? Right Decision!

JNS.org – It took him 16 months to get around to it, but US President Donald Trump finally kept another campaign promise and pulled the...

May 9, 2018 8:36 am

The Battle Over Abbas’ Successor Will Entail Conflict and Instability

At present, the issue of any leadership change in the Palestinian Authority (PA) is hypothetical. Mahmoud Abbas shows no sign of either abdicating or designating a...

May 9, 2018 8:14 am

Cloak and Fashion: When a Museum Becomes a Tool for Islam

Look out, Anna Wintour. It's not you, but the world's Muslim women who now rule as the "arbiters of style within and beyond their communities." That...

May 9, 2018 7:34 am

Did the Palestinians Ever Really Recognize Israel?

According to reports in various news outlets, including Al Jazeera and The Times of Israel, the Palestinian National Council (PNC), the legislative body of the PLO and the official...

May 9, 2018 7:24 am

Decertifying the Iran Deal Is a Dangerous Mistake

The decertification of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), popularly known as the Iran nuclear deal, by President Trump is most unfortunate. It seems...

May 8, 2018 2:12 pm

Abbas Reflects a Much Larger Problem

JNS.org – Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas’ outrageous remarks about Jews may have rocked the world, but they also exposed the international community’s disinterest in the...

May 8, 2018 9:16 am

The Post-Abbas Era

The Fatah movement and the PLO leadership are experiencing a deep internal and external crisis. In retrospect, its leader Mahmoud Abbas has failed to achieve...

Features

Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...

World

Israeli Analyst: Trump Administration Likely Wants Regime Change in Iran

The Trump administration likely wants regime change in Iran, an Israeli analyst has stated. Writing at the news site Walla, Oren Nahari tackled the question of American policy toward Iran since...

Israel

Israel Tells Russia It Will Expand Its ‘Red Lines’ in Syria

Israel has told Russia that it will expand its military operations in Syria to include the entire country. According to YNet, Israel has decided to expand its “red lines” in Syria...

Middle East

Reports: Strike on Central Syrian Military Airport Was Likely an Israeli Op...

An overnight strike on a military airport near the central Syrian city of Homs was likely an Israeli operation targeting...

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