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German Fruit Juice Giant Pulls Music Awards Sponsorship Amid Continued Outcry Over Antisemitic Rap Duo

Germany's largest fruit juice company on Thursday joined a growing assembly of musicians, artists and corporations expressing fury at the award of the country's...

April 19, 2018 1:12 pm

Barnard Students Endorse Anti-Israel Divestment in Contentious Referendum

Students at Barnard College in New York have voted to ask the administration to divest from eight companies that “profit from or engage in the State of Israel’s treatment of Palestinians,” the Student Government Association announced...

Suspect in Antisemitic Attack in Berlin Turns Himself in

German police said on Thursday that a suspected perpetrator of an antisemitic attack had turned himself in after investigators managed to identify him with the help of witness accounts. Police launched the investigation after two men...

Austrian Doctor Asperger ‘Actively Cooperated’ With Nazis, Study Says

Hans Asperger, the Austrian pediatrician who pioneered research into autism and after whom Asperger syndrome is named, "actively cooperated" with a Nazi program under which disabled children were killed, an academic paper published on Thursday...

April 19, 2018 11:21 am

Trump Hails Pompeo-Kim Meeting, Says North Korea Summit Plans Advancing

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that preparations were advancing for a first-ever summit...

April 19, 2018 10:12 am

EU Approves Amendments to Combat Intolerance in Palestinian Textbooks

The European Union's parliament approved amendments on Wednesday that aim to prevent aid to the...

April 19, 2018 9:30 am

Israeli-American Council Hosts ‘Israel at 70’ Event for Bipartisan Lawmakers in DC

JNS.org - More than 60 Republican and Democratic lawmakers attended a Tuesday lunch on Capitol Hill...

April 18, 2018 3:21 pm

EU Edges Closer to New Iran Sanctions Ahead of Trump Deadline, Envoys Say

European Union governments are showing more support for the idea of new sanctions on Iran proposed by...

April 18, 2018 12:53 pm

George Washington University Students to Vote on Anti-Israel Divestment, Despite Initial Cancellation

George Washington University students are set to vote on a divestment resolution targeting Israel next...

April 19, 2018 1:12 pm

German Fruit Juice Giant Pulls Music Awards Sponsorship Amid Continued Outcry Over Antisemitic Rap Duo

Germany's largest fruit juice company on Thursday joined a growing assembly of musicians, artists and corporations expressing fury at the award of the country's most...

April 19, 2018 12:58 pm

Barnard Students Endorse Anti-Israel Divestment in Contentious Referendum

Students at Barnard College in New York have voted to ask the administration to divest from eight companies that “profit from or engage in the State...

April 19, 2018 12:27 pm

Suspect in Antisemitic Attack in Berlin Turns Himself in

German police said on Thursday that a suspected perpetrator of an antisemitic attack had turned himself in after investigators managed to identify him with the...

April 19, 2018 11:37 am

Austrian Doctor Asperger ‘Actively Cooperated’ With Nazis, Study Says

Hans Asperger, the Austrian pediatrician who pioneered research into autism and after whom Asperger syndrome is named, "actively cooperated" with a Nazi program under which...

April 19, 2018 11:21 am

Trump Hails Pompeo-Kim Meeting, Says North Korea Summit Plans Advancing

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that preparations were advancing for a first-ever summit with North Korea after CIA director Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang...

April 19, 2018 10:12 am

EU Approves Amendments to Combat Intolerance in Palestinian Textbooks

The European Union's parliament approved amendments on Wednesday that aim to prevent aid to the Palestinian Authority from financing educational materials considered discriminatory or intolerant. The...

April 19, 2018 9:30 am

Israeli-American Council Hosts ‘Israel at 70’ Event for Bipartisan Lawmakers in DC

JNS.org - More than 60 Republican and Democratic lawmakers attended a Tuesday lunch on Capitol Hill hosted by the Israeli-American Council to mark the 70th anniversary...

April 18, 2018 3:21 pm

EU Edges Closer to New Iran Sanctions Ahead of Trump Deadline, Envoys Say

European Union governments are showing more support for the idea of new sanctions on Iran proposed by Britain, France and Germany as a way of dissuading US...

April 18, 2018 12:53 pm

George Washington University Students to Vote on Anti-Israel Divestment, Despite Initial Cancellation

George Washington University students are set to vote on a divestment resolution targeting Israel next week, after a debate on the resolution was unexpectedly cancelled...

April 18, 2018 12:21 pm

US Jewish Groups Express Condolences Over Barbara Bush’s Passing

A number of US Jewish groups have expressed their condolences over the Tuesday death of former First Lady Barbara Bush. Bush, the wife of the 41st...

April 18, 2018 11:26 am

CIA Chief Pompeo Formed ‘Good Relationship’ With North Korea’s Kim, Says Trump

CIA director Mike Pompeo, US President Donald Trump's nominee to become the top US diplomat, visited North Korea last week and met leader Kim Jong-un...

April 18, 2018 10:29 am

Christians United for Israel Announces New Leaders

JNS.org - Christians United For Israel, one of the nation’s largest pro-Israel organizations, announced new leadership team on Monday as the group seeks to build on...

April 18, 2018 10:14 am

To Celebrate Israel’s 70th Year, Adelsons Donate $70 Million to Birthright Program

JNS.org - On the eve of Israel’s 70th anniversary, Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson surprised the audience at the 18th annual Birthright Israel gala on Sunday night by announcing...

April 18, 2018 10:03 am

Birthright Israel Founder Flips ‘Bird’ to Protesters Outside Celebratory Gala

JNS.org - Michael Steinhardt, the co-founder and major supporter of Birthright Israel–a program that has brought over 600,000 Jewish young adults from around the world to...

Features

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th

JNS.org - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...

New Book Examines History of Jewish Baseball Cards

If you think that Sandy Koufax and Hank Greenberg are among only a handful of Jewish baseball players, you might want...

Abbas Advisor: Hamas Is Sending Civilians in Gaza to Die for Media Coverage

Mahmoud Abbas’ senior advisor has accused Hamas of intentionally sending Palestinians in Gaza...

Opinion

The US and Its Allies Bombed Syria. Now What?

JNS.org - The US bombing of Syria could resurrect America’s posture of deterrence and evolve into a geostrategic game-changer in Syria, the Middle East, and throughout the globe. That’s provided that...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu: At Least Six States Considering Moving Embassies to J...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday that "at least half a dozen" countries were considering moving their embassies...

Middle East

Released Palestinian Terrorist Welcomed by Abbas, Received as Hero in West ...

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority TV aired on April 10 footage from a party held for Fatah terrorist Rajaei Haddad, who was...

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