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Jewish Father Says Antisemitic Bullying No Longer Confined to College Campuses After Daughter Forced to Switch High Schools Over Harassment

Antisemitic bullying is not confined to college campuses, a Jewish father cautioned in a New York Daily News op-ed on Thursday, after his daughter...

September 9, 2016 12:48 pm

US Officials Say ISIS Threat Will Continue Despite Terror Group’s Loss of Territory

Despite ISIS' recent loss of territory, the Islamic extremists will continue to pose serious national security problems for the United States and Europe in coming years, the directors of the FBI and CIA said Thursday. "The threat that...

Head of World’s Largest Jewish Student Organization: BDS Activists Resorting to Violence on Campus Due to Effectiveness of Pro-Israel Efforts (INTERVIEW)

Anti-Israel campus activists are resorting to violent behavior due to the effectiveness of the pro-Israel community in combating their efforts, the head of the world’s largest Jewish student organization told The Algemeiner. “We saw a...

Clinton Says Terrorists Praying for Trump Victory

JNS.org - Terrorists are praying for Donald Trump to win the US presidential elections, said Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in a television interview with Israel's Channel 2. Referring to a recent article in Time magazine by former National Counterterrorism Center head...

September 8, 2016 10:07 am

Canadian Kids Greeted by Swastikas on First Day of School (VIDEO)

Parents and children in Canada were shocked to find swastikas spray-painted on school buildings at the...

September 8, 2016 9:50 am

Forum Provides Glimpse Into Upcoming Trump-Clinton Debate

Hillary Clinton vowed not to send American ground troops to Iraq “ever again” and Donald...

September 7, 2016 11:37 pm

American UN Envoy Samantha Power: ‘Undeniable’ That Antisemitism Is Getting Worse in Some Parts of the World

It is “undeniable” that antisemitism still exists and is even getting worse in some places,...

September 7, 2016 5:03 pm

Israeli Settler Leader Tells DC Audience: BDS Hopes to Sabotage Peaceful Coexistence Between Jews and Arabs

The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement seeks to “sabotage the only real example...

September 7, 2016 3:23 pm

Israeli Aid Volunteer: Louisiana Flood Victims ‘Incredibly Grateful’ for Our Help (INTERVIEW)

Louisianans affected by recent flooding are “incredibly grateful” for Israel’s role in recovery efforts, a...

September 9, 2016 12:48 pm

Jewish Father Says Antisemitic Bullying No Longer Confined to College Campuses After Daughter Forced to Switch High Schools Over Harassment

Antisemitic bullying is not confined to college campuses, a Jewish father cautioned in a New York Daily News op-ed on Thursday, after his daughter was...

September 9, 2016 9:32 am

US Officials Say ISIS Threat Will Continue Despite Terror Group’s Loss of Territory

Despite ISIS' recent loss of territory, the Islamic extremists will continue to pose serious national security problems for the United States and Europe in coming years, the...

September 8, 2016 1:36 pm

Head of World’s Largest Jewish Student Organization: BDS Activists Resorting to Violence on Campus Due to Effectiveness of Pro-Israel Efforts (INTERVIEW)

Anti-Israel campus activists are resorting to violent behavior due to the effectiveness of the pro-Israel community in combating their efforts, the head of the world’s...

September 8, 2016 1:12 pm

Clinton Says Terrorists Praying for Trump Victory

JNS.org - Terrorists are praying for Donald Trump to win the US presidential elections, said Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in a television interview with Israel's Channel 2. Referring to...

September 8, 2016 10:07 am

Canadian Kids Greeted by Swastikas on First Day of School (VIDEO)

Parents and children in Canada were shocked to find swastikas spray-painted on school buildings at the start of the academic year, Canadian media reported. In Ottawa, police...

September 8, 2016 9:50 am

Forum Provides Glimpse Into Upcoming Trump-Clinton Debate

Hillary Clinton vowed not to send American ground troops to Iraq “ever again” and Donald J. Trump insinuated that he had learned shocking new information...

September 7, 2016 11:37 pm

American UN Envoy Samantha Power: ‘Undeniable’ That Antisemitism Is Getting Worse in Some Parts of the World

It is “undeniable” that antisemitism still exists and is even getting worse in some places, a top-ranking American diplomat told a United Nations forum in...

September 7, 2016 5:03 pm

Israeli Settler Leader Tells DC Audience: BDS Hopes to Sabotage Peaceful Coexistence Between Jews and Arabs

The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement seeks to “sabotage the only real example of peaceful coexistence in the Middle East,” an Israeli settler...

September 7, 2016 3:23 pm

Israeli Aid Volunteer: Louisiana Flood Victims ‘Incredibly Grateful’ for Our Help (INTERVIEW)

Louisianans affected by recent flooding are “incredibly grateful” for Israel’s role in recovery efforts, a volunteer with a humanitarian group told The Algemeiner. “People here...

September 7, 2016 12:55 pm

Trump: If I’m Not Elected, Israel Will Be Destroyed by Iran Deal

JNS.org - Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump said on Monday that if he’s not elected, Israel will be destroyed because of the Iranian nuclear deal, the...

September 7, 2016 11:12 am

88 US Generals, Including Holocaust Survivor, Sign Open Letter Supporting Trump

JNS.org - A group of 88 American generals, including the only Holocaust survivor to reach that rank in the US Army, signed an open letter supporting Donald J....

September 7, 2016 11:05 am

Iranian Vessels ‘Harassed’ US Navy Ship in Persian Gulf, Defense Department Says

A US Navy coastal patrol ship changed course after a fast-attack craft from Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps came within 100 yards (91 meters) of...

September 7, 2016 11:03 am

Obama Admin Admits Transfer of $1.7 Billion to Iran as American Hostages Released

The Obama administration disclosed to Congress on Tuesday that it transferred a total of $1.7  billion in cash through Swiss banks to Iran around the...

September 7, 2016 10:36 am

Swarthmore Promises Swift, Serious Investigation Into Swastika Graffiti on Campus

With antisemitic activity becoming more commonplace at big-name American universities, a small liberal arts college in Pennsylvania promises that an investigation into the appearance of swastika...

Culture

Ancient Hebrew Inscriptions Found in Galilee Synagogue

JNS.org - Two ancient Hebrew inscriptions dating back some 1,800 years were found in the courtyard of an ancient synagogue in the...

Leah Adler, Steven Spielberg’s Mother, Dies at Age 97

She was a concert pianist and a painter and most recently the owner of a kosher restaurant in Los Angeles...

Features

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

World

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: All Hands on Deck Required for Fight Against An...

The fight against antisemitism in the US requires “all hands on deck,” the editor-in-chief of The Algemeiner said during an i24...

Israel

IDF Soldier Handed 18-Month Prison Sentence for Killing Neutralized Palesti...

JNS.org - Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier Elor Azaria, convicted on manslaughter charges for shooting and killing an incapacitated terrorist...

Middle East

Israeli Military Chief: We Are Operating ‘Under the Radar’ to Keep Hezb...

The IDF is “operating under the radar to prevent Hezbollah from getting stronger,” Israel’s military chief told a key Knesset...

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