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Iran Vows to Buy, Sell Weapons ‘Wherever, Whenever Possible’ July 23, 2015 9:37 am

Iran Vows to Buy, Sell Weapons ‘Wherever, Whenever Possible’

Abbas Araghchi, Iran’s deputy foreign minister, said that he insisted during the negotiations...

Thousands Protest in Times Square Against Iran Nuclear Deal July 23, 2015 9:33 am

Thousands Protest in Times Square Against Iran Nuclear Deal

Thousands of demonstrators gathered in New York’s Times Square Wednesday evening in...

ISIS Plotting to Carry Out Drone Bomb Attacks at Popular British Events July 23, 2015 9:29 am

ISIS Plotting to Carry Out Drone Bomb Attacks at Popular British Events

Terrorists want to use the unmanned machines — available for as little as £100 ($156)...

Report: China to Build Two More Nuclear Plants in Iran Following Landmark Deal July 22, 2015 4:22 pm

Report: China to Build Two More Nuclear Plants in Iran Following Landmark Deal

The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Ali Akbar Salehi, announced on...

Top Israeli Diplomat: Nuclear Deal ‘Invitation for Iranian Cover-Up’ July 22, 2015 3:36 pm

Top Israeli Diplomat: Nuclear Deal ‘Invitation for Iranian Cover-Up’

The recent nuclear deal with Iran is an “invitation to an Iranian cover-up in the future,”...

Antisemitic Rally in Ukraine Calls for No Jews in Government July 22, 2015 3:33 pm

Antisemitic Rally in Ukraine Calls for No Jews in Government

Antisemitic protesters in Ukraine rallied on Wednesday against Jews serving in the country’s...

US Defense Secretary Carter Meets With Saudi King Amid Tension Over Iran July 22, 2015 3:07 pm

US Defense Secretary Carter Meets With Saudi King Amid Tension Over Iran

JNS.org – U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter met with Saudi Arabia’s King Salman...

Report: Iran Could Stall IAEA Inspectors More Than 78 Days Under Nuclear Deal July 22, 2015 11:41 am

Report: Iran Could Stall IAEA Inspectors More Than 78 Days Under Nuclear Deal

Tehran could use the provisions of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action — otherwise...

Proposed IDF Budget Cuts ‘Detached’ From Reality, Israeli Defense Minister Says July 22, 2015 9:59 am

Proposed IDF Budget Cuts ‘Detached’ From Reality, Israeli Defense Minister Says

JNS.org – Newly proposed military budget cuts are “detached” from the reality on...

Netanyahu Tells Italian PM Iran Deal Threatens Europe, US and Israel July 22, 2015 9:48 am

Netanyahu Tells Italian PM Iran Deal Threatens Europe, US and Israel

JNS.org – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated his staunch opposition...

Archaeologists Decipher Oldest Parchment Writing Since Dead Sea Scrolls July 22, 2015 9:48 am

Archaeologists Decipher Oldest Parchment Writing Since Dead Sea Scrolls

JNS.org – Israeli archaeologists have deciphered writing on a charred parchment that...

Mariah Carey Set to Perform in Israel on August 18 July 22, 2015 9:32 am

Mariah Carey Set to Perform in Israel on August 18

Mariah Carey will perform at Rishon Lezion’s Amphi-Park on August 18, two months after visiting...

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  • Arts and Culture Theater Seth Rogen Unveils New Christmas Movie: ‘Will Open on Thanksgiving, Made by Jews’ (VIDEO)

    Seth Rogen Unveils New Christmas Movie: ‘Will Open on Thanksgiving, Made by Jews’ (VIDEO)

    Actor Seth Rogen on Tuesday released the trailer of a new Christmas film produced by Jews and set to be released on Thanksgiving. “Here’s the trailer for #TheNightBefore which was made by Jews, is about Christmas, and opens on Thanksgiving,” Rogen tweeted. The Night Before is about three “ride or die homies” celebrating one last debauchery-filled Christmas Eve reunion before they become too busy to keep up the tradition. In an effort to make the night as memorable as possible, they set out to find […]

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  • Arts and Culture Jewish History Art Can Inspire Faith; It Can Also Empower Destructive Ideologies

    Art Can Inspire Faith; It Can Also Empower Destructive Ideologies

    A June 2015 art exhibit, “The Transformative Power of Art,” at the United Nations headquarters in New York City, harnessed the universal language of art to convey an important message: “Our fragile Mother Earth faces the devastating consequences of climate change, a defining challenge of our time.” The exhibit also included sixteen portraits of people from all over the world who have “contributed to the common good of humanity in one way or another and have transformed the way we […]

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  • Israel Sports Israeli Muslim Cage Fighter Says He’s Proud to Fight Under Jewish State’s Flag

    Israeli Muslim Cage Fighter Says He’s Proud to Fight Under Jewish State’s Flag

    A 32-year-old Circassian Israeli Muslim Mixed Martial Arts fighter from Abu Ghosh says he takes pride in fighting under the Israeli flag, Israel’s Walla reported on Sunday. Like most Circassian Israelis, Jackie “the Punishment” Gosh was born Sunni Muslim. He became observant about eight years ago, and is now scrupulous in following his religion’s tenets, praying five times a day and fasting during the holy month of Ramadan. Gosh is also very proud of his Israeli nationality, and sees no contradiction between […]

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  • Israel Music New Mark Skinner Documentary Explores Jewish, Arab Rap Scene in Israel (VIDEO)

    New Mark Skinner Documentary Explores Jewish, Arab Rap Scene in Israel (VIDEO)

    A new documentary explores the lives and work of Jewish and Arab rappers in Israel and how the ongoing conflict in the region has impacted their lyrics, the U.K.’s Jewish Chronicle reported on Thursday. Hip Hop in the Holy Land is a six-part series co-directed by Mike Skinner, the British frontman of hip-hop group The Streets, and produced by Noisey, a music channel published by Vice news. The first episode, published last week, shows Skinner meeting with Tamer Nafar, the founder of one of […]

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  • Sports US & Canada 49ers Running Back Jarryd Hayne Apologizes for ‘Hurtful’ Jesus Tweets

    49ers Running Back Jarryd Hayne Apologizes for ‘Hurtful’ Jesus Tweets

    New 49ers running back and Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne apologized on Wednesday for a tweet in which he raised the age-old myth that Jews were historically responsible for Jesus Christ’s death. Reaching out to his Jewish fans, and the chairman of the B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission, Hayne tweeted: “To the Jewish community @DvirAbramovich #WeAreAllOne.” Underneath, he keenly included a screenshot of a text message to elaborate on his apology: “I sincerely apologize for my tweets on July 1. I […]

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  • Theater Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Recalls Being ‘Extremely Surprised’ at Winning Miss Israel Contest

    Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Recalls Being ‘Extremely Surprised’ at Winning Miss Israel Contest

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot reminisced about her childhood in Israel during an interview published in this month’s edition of Vanity Fair. “I don’t remember this, but my mom told me that when I was three they threw a party on the rooftop of the house. They put me to bed, and I heard people coming into the house and no one came to me. I went to the rooftop and took a hose and I started to spray water on everyone, just […]

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  • Blogs Features Wounded Israeli Soldiers Unite With American Veterans to Help Their ‘Brothers for Life’ Heal (INTERVIEW)

    Wounded Israeli Soldiers Unite With American Veterans to Help Their ‘Brothers for Life’ Heal (INTERVIEW)

    An Israeli organization is helping wounded U.S. veterans move past their physical and psychological challenges by connecting them with injured Israeli soldiers who understand what they’ve been through. “What we discovered very early is that there’s no ‘professional, psychiatrist, social worker’ or anything like that [or] pills that can come even close to helping a soldier who fought in combat, who was wounded, who lost his friends. No one can help him like another person who’s been through exactly what he has,” Rabbi Chaim Levine, […]

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  • Relationships World Researchers Say Women Less Likely Than Men to Kill Hitler, if They Could Travel Back in Time

    Researchers Say Women Less Likely Than Men to Kill Hitler, if They Could Travel Back in Time

    Women are less likely than men to want to kill Nazi leader Adolph Hitler if given the ability to travel back in time, a recently published research paper revealed. The paper analyzed 40 studies involving 6,100 respondents in a time-travel thought experiment, the New York Post reported on Friday. While 60 percent of men said they would theoretically be willing to kill Hitler, only 55 percent of women said they would be comfortable doing the same. The paper was published in the Personality and […]

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