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‘Anti-Colonial Thanksgiving’ Held at Smith College to Protest ‘Physical, Psychological Violence of Imperialism’ in Israel, America

A Thanksgiving gathering to protest the “physical and psychological violence of imperialism and colonialism” in Israel and the US was hosted by a Smith College student group last Sunday,...

November 25, 2016 8:07 am

Watchdog: Unclear if Spike in Antisemitic Incidents Across US Campuses Since Presidential Election is Coming From Left or Right

The motivating forces behind the major spike in antisemitic incidents at universities across the US since the November 8 presidential election remain unknown, the head of a leading campus watchdog group told The Algemeiner on Thursday. “We don’t know...

IDF Veterans Group Vows to Target Foreign-Funded Israeli NGOs ‘Working to Undermine the Jewish State Under Guise of Human Rights’

The head of a pro-Israel advocacy group made up of Israel Defense Forces veterans vowed to expose Israeli NGOs that “fuel the system of hate” against the Jewish state by “acting under the guise of human rights.” In an...

Report: British Holocaust Denier Portrayed in Movie ‘Denial’ Embarks on ‘Secretive Tour to Spread Vile Message’ Ahead of Film’s Release in UK

The British revisionist historian spotlighted in the new movie “Denial” has embarked on a “secretive tour” to "spread his vile message" ahead of the film's release in the UK, the Daily Mail reported on Thursday. Holocaust denier David Irving confirmed...

November 24, 2016 5:53 pm

Major Jewish Group Says Trump Pick of School-Choice Champion as Education Secretary Good News for Community

The executive director of the public-policy arm of the largest Orthodox Jewish organization in the...

November 24, 2016 4:26 pm
November 24, 2016 3:48 pm

Palestinians, Arab World Celebrate, Take Credit for Israeli Fires With #IsraelIsBurning Hashtag

As Israel battled tirelessly for the third day in a row to extinguish and contain...

November 24, 2016 12:22 pm

Report: ‘Arson Terrorism’ Behind at Least 60% of Fires Raging Across Israel

Israeli news outlets reported on Thursday that arson was behind at least 60 percent of the...

November 24, 2016 12:12 pm

Greece and Croatia to Send Aircraft to Help Israel Battle Wildfires

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke Wednesday with the leaders of Greece and Croatia,...

November 25, 2016 8:07 am

‘Anti-Colonial Thanksgiving’ Held at Smith College to Protest ‘Physical, Psychological Violence of Imperialism’ in Israel, America

A Thanksgiving gathering to protest the “physical and psychological violence of imperialism and colonialism” in Israel and the US was hosted by a Smith College student group last Sunday, Campus...

November 25, 2016 5:45 am

Watchdog: Unclear if Spike in Antisemitic Incidents Across US Campuses Since Presidential Election is Coming From Left or Right

The motivating forces behind the major spike in antisemitic incidents at universities across the US since the November 8 presidential election remain unknown, the head of a...

November 25, 2016 5:14 am

IDF Veterans Group Vows to Target Foreign-Funded Israeli NGOs ‘Working to Undermine the Jewish State Under Guise of Human Rights’

The head of a pro-Israel advocacy group made up of Israel Defense Forces veterans vowed to expose Israeli NGOs that “fuel the system of hate” against the Jewish...

November 25, 2016 4:12 am

Report: British Holocaust Denier Portrayed in Movie ‘Denial’ Embarks on ‘Secretive Tour to Spread Vile Message’ Ahead of Film’s Release in UK

The British revisionist historian spotlighted in the new movie “Denial” has embarked on a “secretive tour” to "spread his vile message" ahead of the film's release in...

November 24, 2016 5:53 pm

Major Jewish Group Says Trump Pick of School-Choice Champion as Education Secretary Good News for Community

The executive director of the public-policy arm of the largest Orthodox Jewish organization in the United States told The Algemeiner on Thursday why President-elect Donald...

November 24, 2016 4:26 pm

Plot to Bomb Amsterdam Synagogue — Revealed in Leaked Intelligence Reports — Latest Evidence of Unsafe Environment for Jews, Says Dutch Political Activist

A plot to bomb an Amsterdam synagogue, planned by a Muslim terrorist cell based in the Netherlands -- revealed on Thursday in leaked intelligence documents...

November 24, 2016 3:48 pm

Palestinians, Arab World Celebrate, Take Credit for Israeli Fires With #IsraelIsBurning Hashtag

As Israel battled tirelessly for the third day in a row to extinguish and contain dozens of fires that erupted between the center and the...

November 24, 2016 12:22 pm

Report: ‘Arson Terrorism’ Behind at Least 60% of Fires Raging Across Israel

Israeli news outlets reported on Thursday that arson was behind at least 60 percent of the fires that continue to rage across the country for the third day...

November 24, 2016 12:12 pm

Greece and Croatia to Send Aircraft to Help Israel Battle Wildfires

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke Wednesday with the leaders of Greece and Croatia, asking them to help with the ongoing efforts to extinguish...

November 24, 2016 11:31 am

Tens of Thousands Evacuated From Haifa as Wildfires Spread Across Israel

Sixty thousand people were evacuated from their homes in Haifa Thursday as a wave of wildfires threatened the bay metropolis, bolstered by high winds and...

November 24, 2016 11:26 am

Donald Trump Calls for National Unity in Thanksgiving Holiday Address

US President-elect Donald Trump has called for national unity in an address to mark the Thanksgiving holiday. In the wake of what he called a "long...

November 24, 2016 11:24 am

Hate Graffiti, Death Threats and Knife Found at Reform Synagogue in Israel

JNS.org -- A Reform synagogue in the central Israeli city of Ra’anana was found vandalized Thursday with threatening messages to progressive Jewish leaders. At Kehilat Raanan Reform, a knife and...

November 24, 2016 11:22 am

Former Israeli Defense Minister Yaalon: Iran Seeking to Dominate Middle East

The influence of the United States as a superpower in the Middle East has eroded significantly, former defense minister Moshe Ya’alon told the audience at...

November 24, 2016 8:10 am

‘Jews Out’ Inked in German Among Hate-Filled Messages in Postcard Sent to Visiting Harvard Professor

A visiting scholar at Harvard Law School received a postcard bearing antisemitic threats this week, The Boston Globe reported. The communique, which arrived from Britain, included the...

Culture

Members of India’s ‘Lost Tribe’ of Jews Visit Auschwitz for the First Time

JNS.org - Members of India’s so-called “lost tribe” of Jews visited Auschwitz...

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

Pro-Israel Group Praises General James Mattis as ‘True Friend’ ...

Retired Marine General James Mattis, who President-elect Donald Trump has unofficially announced will be appointed to serve as America’s next...

Israel

Jewish Agency, Boston Philanthropies Distribute Aid to Haifa Fire Victims

JNS.org - The heads of the Jewish Agency and Boston’s Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) visited Haifa Wednesday to distribute aid funds to victims of last week’s wildfires. “In these trying times, the...

Middle East

New Israeli Ambassador to Turkey Arrives in Ankara Amid Efforts to Improve ...

Israel's new ambassador to Turkey has arrived in Ankara as the two countries seek to mend relations that soured after...

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