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Major Jewish Organization, Israeli Firm Partner to Develop Global Antisemitism Alert System

JNS.org - A new Israeli-developed global alert system has been acquired by the the World Jewish Congress (WJC) that will enable Jewish communities around the world to...

November 15, 2016 11:07 am

Muslim-Zionist Activist: ‘Antisemitism Is the Norm in the Islamic Community, But the World Will Come to Realize Its Mistake About Israel’

Antisemitism and Israel-hatred is the norm among Muslims, including in the United States, even though the Koran can be read as a "Zionist text," a devout American Muslim told The Algemeiner this week, explaining how she came...

On Veterans Day, American Immigrants Reflect on New Lives in Israel

JNS.org - For two American Jews who immigrated to Israel last summer, their first Veterans Day in the Jewish state presents an opportunity to reflect on how the skills they learned while serving in the US military are coloring...

The Jewish War Veterans’ New Leader Brings a Lifetime of Service to the Organization

JNS.org - Retired United States Army Col. Carl A. Singer plans to bring a can-do attitude to the top volunteer post at the Jewish War Veterans (JWV) organization. Singer, who was formerly a member of a hand-picked elite team supporting famed...

November 8, 2016 1:51 am

Settlement or Outpost? ‘Bureaucratic’ Distinction Draws Israeli, Global Scrutiny

JNS.org - Demolition orders for a West Bank Jewish community, plans to build a replacement for...

November 8, 2016 1:45 am

Jewish Millennials Hear Last-Minute Appeals for Clinton and Trump

Should Jews vote for the presidential candidate who is cheered by neo-Nazis -- or for the other, who supported...

November 7, 2016 7:09 am

Israel, Jewish Groups Fear an Obama ‘December Surprise’ at the UN

  JNS.org - Major Jewish organizations are united in their opposition to what is rumored to be...

November 2, 2016 12:50 pm

American Friends of Magen David Adom Raises Record $14 Million at LA Gala

JNS.org - The American Friends of Magen David Adom (AFMDA) raised a record $14 million at a...

November 2, 2016 10:09 am

John Hagee Ministries Program Holds 35th Annual ‘Night to Honor Israel’

JNS.org - A Christian ministries media network held its 35th annual "Night to Honor Israel" event Sunday, where it distributed $2...

November 15, 2016 11:07 am

Major Jewish Organization, Israeli Firm Partner to Develop Global Antisemitism Alert System

JNS.org - A new Israeli-developed global alert system has been acquired by the the World Jewish Congress (WJC) that will enable Jewish communities around the world to quickly,...

November 10, 2016 11:55 am

Muslim-Zionist Activist: ‘Antisemitism Is the Norm in the Islamic Community, But the World Will Come to Realize Its Mistake About Israel’

Antisemitism and Israel-hatred is the norm among Muslims, including in the United States, even though the Koran can be read as a "Zionist text," a devout...

November 10, 2016 1:27 am

On Veterans Day, American Immigrants Reflect on New Lives in Israel

JNS.org - For two American Jews who immigrated to Israel last summer, their first Veterans Day in the Jewish state presents an opportunity to reflect on how...

November 9, 2016 9:19 am

The Jewish War Veterans’ New Leader Brings a Lifetime of Service to the Organization

JNS.org - Retired United States Army Col. Carl A. Singer plans to bring a can-do attitude to the top volunteer post at the Jewish War Veterans (JWV) organization. Singer, who...

November 8, 2016 1:51 am

Settlement or Outpost? ‘Bureaucratic’ Distinction Draws Israeli, Global Scrutiny

JNS.org - Demolition orders for a West Bank Jewish community, plans to build a replacement for that community, and proposed legislation that would legalize more Israeli...

November 8, 2016 1:45 am

Jewish Millennials Hear Last-Minute Appeals for Clinton and Trump

Should Jews vote for the presidential candidate who is cheered by neo-Nazis -- or for the other, who supported the Iran nuclear deal? At the Manhattan Jewish Experience on West...

November 7, 2016 7:09 am

Israel, Jewish Groups Fear an Obama ‘December Surprise’ at the UN

  JNS.org - Major Jewish organizations are united in their opposition to what is rumored to be President Barack Obama's "December surprise" to undercut Israel and bolster...

November 2, 2016 12:50 pm

American Friends of Magen David Adom Raises Record $14 Million at LA Gala

JNS.org - The American Friends of Magen David Adom (AFMDA) raised a record $14 million at a fundraiser held at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles Tuesday. The...

November 2, 2016 10:09 am

John Hagee Ministries Program Holds 35th Annual ‘Night to Honor Israel’

JNS.org - A Christian ministries media network held its 35th annual "Night to Honor Israel" event Sunday, where it distributed $2 million to Israeli and Jewish charities. The John Hagee Ministries (JHM) program...

November 1, 2016 11:52 am

Jewish and Mormon Leaders Come Together to Remember Shared Values, Support for Zionism

JNS.org -- Exactly 175 years ago, an American non-Jew, under the direction of the founder of his church, climbed the Mount of Olives and offered an...

October 27, 2016 8:31 am

US Naval Academy Honors Holocaust Survivor for Decades of Teaching About Nazi Genocide

A Holocaust survivor was honored by the US Naval Academy in Annapolis on Wednesday for her 20 years of teaching cadets about the Nazi genocide, the US Armed Forces newspaper Stars...

October 23, 2016 3:05 pm

Jerusalem’s Mount of Olives Makes Bloomberg List of World’s Most Beautiful Cemeteries

The famed Mount of Olives cemetery in Jerusalem was ranked 8th out of 12 on a Bloomberg  list published Friday of the most beautiful burial sites in the...

October 23, 2016 7:16 am

Tiny Wooden Charm Found in Auschwitz Attic Likely a Symbol of Resistance Against Nazis, Says Head of Memory Sites Foundation

A miniature charm belonging to an Auschwitz inmate was discovered this month in the attic of a concentration camp building, the UK's Daily Mail reported on Thursday. According to the...

October 20, 2016 9:26 am

Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah

JNS.org -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their bar and bat mitzvahs in...

Culture

Israel to Host International Cybertech Conference for 4th Time

JNS.org -- Israel will host the world's most significant cyber technology summit, outside the US, later this month. Dozens of prominent...

Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...

Opinion

Inaugural Tears of Joy

I watched President Barack Obama’s 2009 inauguration on TV in Israel, alternating between Hebrew- and English-speaking channels, so as not...

BDS and the New ‘Anti-Normalization’

In early December, Professors Cary Nelson and David Greenberg wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post about the “anti-normalization” tactic that has been widely...

Effective Jewish Advocacy Begins With Jewish Education

Since its passage in December, UN Security Council Resolution 2334, which claimed that Israel′s settlement activity and sovereignty over the Western...

World

Iran Threatens Trump Ahead of Inauguration: If He Nixes Nuclear Deal, We’...

Iran will retaliate if newly inaugurated US President Donald Trump nixes the July 2015 nuclear agreement, the Islamic Republic’s top...

Israel

Netanyahu Congratulates President Trump on Inauguration; Says He Looks Forw...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a congratulatory message to new US President Donald Trump as he took office on...

Middle East

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Reaping Economic Rewards in Syria

Iran's government and entities close to the elite Revolutionary Guards have signed major economic contracts with Syria, reaping what appear to be lucrative rewards for helping President Bashar al-Assad regain...

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