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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Named New White House Press Secretary

Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday was named the new White House press secretary, replacing Sean Spicer. Incoming White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci made the...

July 22, 2017 9:30 am

Indian Pro-Israel Advocates in Australia Counter Former Foreign Minister’s Palestinian Recognition Campaign

As the New South Wales branch of Australia's Labor Party prepares for its annual conference on July 29-30, a group of Indian pro-Israel advocates are leading efforts to counter a motion urging unconditional recognition of...

Canadian University Condemned for Alleged Role in Assisting Anti-Israel UN Mandate

The University of Western Ontario was slammed on Friday by multiple Jewish rights groups for its alleged role in assisting the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in its ongoing investigation into supposed Israeli violations of...

Israel and France Set to Launch Joint Micro-Satellite to Monitor Climate Change

JNS.org – Venus, a micro-satellite weighing 585 pounds that was jointly designed by Israeli and French aerospace firms, will launch early next month with the aim of monitoring climate change. The mission, which will closely monitor the...

July 21, 2017 3:39 pm

My Sister Was Murdered by an Antisemite, Not a Madman, Declares Sarah Halimi’s Brother

The brother of Sarah Halimi -- the French Jewish pensioner brutally tortured and murdered in...

July 21, 2017 3:12 pm

Rabbis Dispute ADL’s Alt-Right List, Issue Own List of the Far-Left

JNS.org – The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) new “hate list” of top alt-right figures “gives a free...

July 21, 2017 1:33 pm

New Study: Pupils of Hardline Islamic Background Behind Rise in Antisemitism at Berlin’s Schools

The results of a survey released this week in Berlin asserted that the city's schools have seen...

July 21, 2017 11:16 am

Trump Team Seeks to Control, Block Mueller’s Russia Investigation

Some of President Trump’s lawyers are exploring ways to limit or undercut special counsel Robert...

July 21, 2017 9:37 am

Abbas Calls Kushner, Urges US Intervention in Temple Mount Crisis

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke by telephone on Thursday with Jared Kushner, son-in-law and...

July 22, 2017 9:30 am

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Named New White House Press Secretary

Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday was named the new White House press secretary, replacing Sean Spicer. Incoming White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci made the announcement...

July 21, 2017 4:37 pm

Indian Pro-Israel Advocates in Australia Counter Former Foreign Minister’s Palestinian Recognition Campaign

As the New South Wales branch of Australia's Labor Party prepares for its annual conference on July 29-30, a group of Indian pro-Israel advocates are...

July 21, 2017 4:09 pm

Canadian University Condemned for Alleged Role in Assisting Anti-Israel UN Mandate

The University of Western Ontario was slammed on Friday by multiple Jewish rights groups for its alleged role in assisting the United Nations Human Rights Council...

July 21, 2017 3:58 pm

Israel and France Set to Launch Joint Micro-Satellite to Monitor Climate Change

JNS.org – Venus, a micro-satellite weighing 585 pounds that was jointly designed by Israeli and French aerospace firms, will launch early next month with the aim...

July 21, 2017 3:39 pm

My Sister Was Murdered by an Antisemite, Not a Madman, Declares Sarah Halimi’s Brother

The brother of Sarah Halimi -- the French Jewish pensioner brutally tortured and murdered in her apartment by an antisemitic neighbor in April -- has...

July 21, 2017 3:12 pm

Rabbis Dispute ADL’s Alt-Right List, Issue Own List of the Far-Left

JNS.org – The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) new “hate list” of top alt-right figures “gives a free pass to antisemitism coming from left-wing activists,” a rabbinical group...

July 21, 2017 1:33 pm

New Study: Pupils of Hardline Islamic Background Behind Rise in Antisemitism at Berlin’s Schools

The results of a survey released this week in Berlin asserted that the city's schools have seen the rise of widespread antisemitism, often instigated by students following...

July 21, 2017 11:16 am

Trump Team Seeks to Control, Block Mueller’s Russia Investigation

Some of President Trump’s lawyers are exploring ways to limit or undercut special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s Russia investigation, building a case against what...

July 21, 2017 9:37 am

Abbas Calls Kushner, Urges US Intervention in Temple Mount Crisis

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke by telephone on Thursday with Jared Kushner, son-in-law and chief adviser to President Donald Trump, and asked the United...

July 20, 2017 4:58 pm

House Committee Approves Strict Restrictions on US Funding for UN and Palestinian Authority

Tough conditions on American funding for both the UN and the Palestinian Authority (PA) have been approved by the congressional committee overseeing the US Foreign Operations...

July 20, 2017 3:36 pm

Ahead of Palestinian Terrorist Rasmea Odeh’s Imminent Deportation From US, Supporters Plan ‘Farewell’ Event in Chicago Starring Angela Davis

A convicted Palestinian terrorist set to be deported after spending over two decades in the US will be seen off by supporters next month in Chicago at a...

July 20, 2017 1:51 pm

After Dyke March Scandal, SlutWalk Chicago Bans ‘Zionist Displays’ From Upcoming August Protest

After the scandal involving the ejection of Jewish women carrying Star of David pride flags at Chicago's Dyke March on June 28, a sister organization in the city...

July 20, 2017 12:51 pm

‘Anti-Normalization’ Said to Be Emerging as Top Challenge for Pro-Israel Students on US College Campuses

"Anti-normalization," the newest buzzword surrounding university politics, may usurp the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement as the leading challenge facing pro-Israel students, Jewish campus leaders told The Algemeiner this...

July 20, 2017 11:20 am

US and Israel Underline Hezbollah Threat as UN Security Council Reviews Lebanon Ceasefire

As Hezbollah steps up its provocations on Israel's borders with Syria and Lebanon, the UN Security Council was to convene on Thursday to discuss the...

Culture

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Radiohead Rocks Tel Aviv With Longest Performance in 11 Years, Defying BDS

JNS.org - Some 50,000 Israelis flocked to Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park on Wednesday night...

Features

Canadian Islamist Groups Lose Charity Status Over Potential Militant Financing

Canadian authorities have stripped two former affiliates of the Islamic Society of North America's Canada...

A Tale of Two Palestinian Worlds

JNS.org - For slightly more than a decade, the two main areas slated for a future Palestinian state -- the disputed territories in...

Opinion

The Fable of George Soros

JNS.org – George Soros, the Hungarian-American billionaire, has all the makings of a character in a Hasidic fable. Here is a man distrusted by many of his fellow Jews, and despised by...

Israel

Anti-Israel Protests Held in Turkey, Jordan Over Temple Mount Security Meas...

Demonstrations in support of Palestinian worshipers in support of their struggle against the new Temple Mount security measures were held...

Middle East

Erdogan Allies Attack Istanbul Synagogue, Warn of Further Violence Over Tem...

Activists from a Turkish fascist youth movement whose leader enjoys close relations with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attacked the...

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