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Radical Group at San Diego State U Cancels Talk by Israeli Activist Who Called Jews ‘Sleazy,’ But Says Antisemitic Rhetoric ‘Not Reflective of His Principles, Character’

An anti-Israel group at San Diego State University (SDSU) has cancelled a lecture by a prominent Israeli anti-Zionist activist -- whose recent antisemitic comments...

September 27, 2016 11:17 am
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US: Iran Has No Reason to Complain; We’ve Upheld Our Side of the Deal

The United States has kept its side of a landmark nuclear deal with Iran, and Tehran has no reason to complain that Washington has not done enough on lifting sanctions against it, US Energy Secretary...

Pentagon Says ISIS ‘Dead Set’ on Using Chemical Weapons in Iraq

Part of the Islamic State terror group’s plan to turn the northern Iraqi city of Mosul into “hell on earth” could well include a barrage of homemade chemical weapons. US military officials fully expect IS militants...

Senate Set to Override Obama’s Veto of Bill Allowing Families of 9/11 Victims to Sue Saudi Arabia

For the first time in President Obama’s tenure, the Senate is set to override his veto of a bill that would allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia in US courts. The president...

September 27, 2016 10:51 am
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New Study Finds US Jewish Voters More ‘Pro-Choice’ Than ‘Pro-Israel’

JNS.org - A new study examining the roots of liberalism within the American Jewish community has...

September 27, 2016 10:33 am
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Prestigious Chilean University Student Federation Passes BDS Motion to Sever Ties With Israel’s Hebrew U, Technion

The Federation of Students at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile (UC) announced on Friday...

September 27, 2016 8:56 am
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Campus Watchdog Rejects Stanford Prof’s ‘Defamatory’ Accusation That It Denies Free Speech of Anti-Israel Activists

The head of a campus watchdog group railed against a recent "broadside attack" on its activities, calling...

September 27, 2016 6:36 am
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‘Avenger’ Holocaust Survivor Dies at 91

JNS.org -- A Holocaust survivor who participated in a revenge plot to poison former SS officers after World...

September 27, 2016 6:33 am
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International NGO Pressures World Soccer Federation to Sanction Israel

JNS.org -- An international non-governmental organization has joined the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement’s efforts to pressure...

September 27, 2016 11:17 am
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Radical Group at San Diego State U Cancels Talk by Israeli Activist Who Called Jews ‘Sleazy,’ But Says Antisemitic Rhetoric ‘Not Reflective of His Principles, Character’

An anti-Israel group at San Diego State University (SDSU) has cancelled a lecture by a prominent Israeli anti-Zionist activist -- whose recent antisemitic comments prompted...

September 27, 2016 11:06 am
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US: Iran Has No Reason to Complain; We’ve Upheld Our Side of the Deal

The United States has kept its side of a landmark nuclear deal with Iran, and Tehran has no reason to complain that Washington has not...

September 27, 2016 11:01 am
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Pentagon Says ISIS ‘Dead Set’ on Using Chemical Weapons in Iraq

Part of the Islamic State terror group’s plan to turn the northern Iraqi city of Mosul into “hell on earth” could well include a barrage...

September 27, 2016 10:58 am
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Senate Set to Override Obama’s Veto of Bill Allowing Families of 9/11 Victims to Sue Saudi Arabia

For the first time in President Obama’s tenure, the Senate is set to override his veto of a bill that would allow the families of...

September 27, 2016 10:51 am
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New Study Finds US Jewish Voters More ‘Pro-Choice’ Than ‘Pro-Israel’

JNS.org - A new study examining the roots of liberalism within the American Jewish community has found that Jewish voters are “more pro-choice” than “pro-Israel” when...

September 27, 2016 10:33 am
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Prestigious Chilean University Student Federation Passes BDS Motion to Sever Ties With Israel’s Hebrew U, Technion

The Federation of Students at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile (UC) announced on Friday that it had passed a motion in support of the...

September 27, 2016 8:56 am
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Campus Watchdog Rejects Stanford Prof’s ‘Defamatory’ Accusation That It Denies Free Speech of Anti-Israel Activists

The head of a campus watchdog group railed against a recent "broadside attack" on its activities, calling the accusation that it aims to hamper the free speech of anti-Israel...

September 27, 2016 6:36 am
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‘Avenger’ Holocaust Survivor Dies at 91

JNS.org -- A Holocaust survivor who participated in a revenge plot to poison former SS officers after World War II has died at the age of 91. Lithuanian-born Joseph...

September 27, 2016 6:33 am
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International NGO Pressures World Soccer Federation to Sanction Israel

JNS.org -- An international non-governmental organization has joined the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement’s efforts to pressure FIFA into sanctioning Israel's soccer association, because it holds matches on...

September 27, 2016 6:14 am
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Chinese Government Cracks Down on Practices of Small Jewish Community

JNS.org -- The Chinese government has been cracking down on the religious practices of a small Jewish community whose ancestors settled in a central Chinese city over 1,000 years...

September 26, 2016 11:27 pm
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Trump at First Debate With Clinton: Netanyahu ‘Not a Happy Camper’ About Iran Nuclear Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is “not a happy camper” about the Iran nuclear deal, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Monday night during...

September 26, 2016 9:15 pm
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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...

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...

Opinion

Destigmatizing Israelis Who Live Outside of Israel

It used to be considered embarrassing to be a yored, an Israeli who leaves the country to live elsewhere. The very name connotes a downfall -- a retreat from the extraordinary to the ordinary, from...

Israel

Shimon Peres’ Condition Deteriorates Rapidly; Doctors Fear Organ Fail...

The condition of Israeli statesman Shimon Peres has reportedly deteriorated rapidly in the past day. The 93-year-old liberal icon had been...

Middle East

Israeli Professor: Palestinian Leaders Want One State, Not Two

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority officials have been using a deceptive version of the "two states for two peoples" motto when they speak to different audiences, according to a leading Israeli scholar. Eytan...

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