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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...

September 7, 2016 11:37 pm
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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 leader told an audience in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday. Speaking during...

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 are so moved by the fact that we came all...

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 Columbus Dispatch reported. Trump, who met with labor leaders in Cleveland,...

September 7, 2016 11:12 am
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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...

September 7, 2016 11:05 am
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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...

September 7, 2016 11:03 am
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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...

September 7, 2016 10:36 am
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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...

September 6, 2016 4:15 pm
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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...

September 7, 2016 11:37 pm
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

September 6, 2016 4:15 pm
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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 revealed. According...

September 6, 2016 10:47 am
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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
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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
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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...

Features

Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

Jewish Agency’s Future in Question With Sharansky’s Departure

JNS.org - Announcing his pending retirement during an interview last week, the Jewish Agency...

Israel Is High on Medical Marijuana

JNS.org - Google CEO Eric Schmidt believes Israeli entrepreneurs succeed because they challenge authority, question everything and don’t play by the rules. “The...

World

Tens of Millions Tune in for First Clinton-Trump Debate

A record 100 million people were expected to tune in on Monday night for the first US presidential debate between Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican candidate Donald Trump. Watch the...

Israel

Israel Deploys Drones Along Syrian Border to Monitor Jihadist Threats, Erra...

Israel has purchased and is now deploying drones along its northern border to assist in monitoring and addressing various threats from...

Middle East

Saudi Paper: Palestinian Authority President Should Weigh Accepting Israeli...

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas should seriously weigh accepting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s invitation to address the Knesset, a...

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