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Campus Trends Report: Chicago-Area Colleges ‘New Hub’ of Anti-Israel Activism

Anti-Israel activism on campus is undergoing a regional shift, with Chicago emerging as the “new hub," and the West Coast on the wane, a new study...

September 6, 2016 4:15 pm

Oberlin Faculty Members Question Why Investigation of Prof Who Blamed Jews, Israel for 9/11 Still Dragging on

Faculty at Oberlin College are voicing concerns over the drawn-out investigation of an assistant professor who blamed Jews and Israel for 9/11, the student newspaper The Oberlin Review reported. According to the report, several teachers at Oberlin signed and...

Congress Tries to Block Obama Admin From Giving Iran Billions in ‘Ransom’ Payment

Congress is set to consider new legislation that would block the Obama administration from awarding Iran billions of US taxpayer dollars in what many describe as a ransom payment, according to a copy of the legislation...

No Need to Tie Mel Gibson’s Past Antisemitism With His Upcoming WWII Film Starring Jewish Actor, Group Says

Mel Gibson’s past antisemitic behavior is irrelevant to an upcoming World War II movie directed by the filmmaker that stars a Jewish actor, an official with a leading US-based Jewish human rights organization told The...

September 5, 2016 7:17 am

Syracuse U Professor Slams ‘Hypocritical’ Colleagues for Rescinding Invitation to Israeli Academic/Filmmaker (INTERVIEW)

A Syracuse University professor slammed colleagues on Friday for allowing a Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS)...

September 4, 2016 12:34 pm
September 4, 2016 10:09 am

Clinton, Trump Tied in Latest Poll

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has pulled into an effective tie with Democratic rival Hillary...

September 4, 2016 9:21 am

Trump Dons Jewish Prayer Shawl During Visit to Black Church in Detroit

Donald Trump was gifted a traditional Jewish prayer shawl by a pastor during a visit...

September 3, 2016 9:30 am

FBI Report: Clinton Said She Could Not Recall Briefings Due to Concussion

Hillary Clinton told the FBI she did not recall all the briefings she received on...

September 6, 2016 4:15 pm

Campus Trends Report: Chicago-Area Colleges ‘New Hub’ of Anti-Israel Activism

Anti-Israel activism on campus is undergoing a regional shift, with Chicago emerging as the “new hub," and the West Coast on the wane, a new study revealed. According...

September 6, 2016 10:47 am

Oberlin Faculty Members Question Why Investigation of Prof Who Blamed Jews, Israel for 9/11 Still Dragging on

Faculty at Oberlin College are voicing concerns over the drawn-out investigation of an assistant professor who blamed Jews and Israel for 9/11, the student newspaper The Oberlin Review...

September 6, 2016 9:19 am

Congress Tries to Block Obama Admin From Giving Iran Billions in ‘Ransom’ Payment

Congress is set to consider new legislation that would block the Obama administration from awarding Iran billions of US taxpayer dollars in what many describe as...

September 5, 2016 5:04 pm

No Need to Tie Mel Gibson’s Past Antisemitism With His Upcoming WWII Film Starring Jewish Actor, Group Says

Mel Gibson’s past antisemitic behavior is irrelevant to an upcoming World War II movie directed by the filmmaker that stars a Jewish actor, an official...

September 5, 2016 7:17 am

Syracuse U Professor Slams ‘Hypocritical’ Colleagues for Rescinding Invitation to Israeli Academic/Filmmaker (INTERVIEW)

A Syracuse University professor slammed colleagues on Friday for allowing a Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) advocate to speak on campus after rescinding an invitation to an Israeli...

September 4, 2016 12:34 pm

Israeli Government Has Stake in, Capability of Creating ‘Blue and White’ Communications Satellites, Says Space Industry Source in Wake of Amos 6 Explosion

A space industry source told the website Defense News on Sunday that it was “not for nothing” that the Israeli government invested so much in...

September 4, 2016 10:09 am

Clinton, Trump Tied in Latest Poll

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has pulled into an effective tie with Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, erasing a substantial deficit as he consolidated support among...

September 4, 2016 9:21 am

Trump Dons Jewish Prayer Shawl During Visit to Black Church in Detroit

Donald Trump was gifted a traditional Jewish prayer shawl by a pastor during a visit to a black church in Detroit. Bishop Wayne Jackson of the...

September 3, 2016 9:30 am

FBI Report: Clinton Said She Could Not Recall Briefings Due to Concussion

Hillary Clinton told the FBI she did not recall all the briefings she received on handling sensitive information as she made the transition from her...

September 2, 2016 4:05 pm

Major Jewish Groups Bitterly Rebuke UCLA Over Departure of Student Leader Due to BDS Harassment

The heads of major Jewish groups told The Algemeiner on Friday that they were outraged over the handling by the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)...

September 2, 2016 3:55 pm

Former Top Israeli Security Official Says Obama Administration’s Push to Set International Drone Strike Guidelines Threatens Global Anti-Terrorism Efforts

A new Obama administration initiative to establish international guidelines for drone strikes poses a danger to global anti-terrorism efforts, a former top Israeli security official...

September 2, 2016 3:45 pm

Reporters Grill State Department Spokesman Over Report on Nuclear Deal Exemptions Granted to Iran (VIDEO)

A State Department spokesman was grilled by reporters on Thursday following the publication of a report that the US and other world powers agreed to...

September 2, 2016 10:53 am

Hurricane Hermine Floods Streets, Shuts Down Power for 200,000 Locals in Florida

Hurricane Hermine made landfall on Florida's northwest coast early Friday, flooding streets, toppling trees and knocking down power lines. The Category 1 hurricane roared ashore from...

September 1, 2016 5:42 pm

Report: Former NBA All-Star Stoudemire Fitting in Well With New Team in Jerusalem, Hasn’t Asked for Preferential Treatment

Former NBA all-star forward Amar’e Stoudemire, who recently signed a two-year contract with Hapoel Jerusalem, is fitting in well with his new teammates as they...

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

Europe Police Reveal Which Nations ISIS Could Target Next

The Islamic State group is likely to carry out new attacks in the European Union in the near future, probably targeting countries that are members of the US-led coalition fighting...

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

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Ba...

“Now is the time for retaliation,” a senior Iranian cleric told worshippers in Tehran on Friday, following the US Senate’s...

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