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Israeli Defense Minister: US-North Korea Military Conflict Would Have ‘Direct Consequences’ for Jewish State, There Is ‘No Such Thing as a Limited Nuclear Crisis’

A military conflict between the US and North Korea would have “direct implications” for the Jewish state, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman told the...

April 25, 2017 3:14 pm

Trump Pledges to ‘Confront Antisemitism’ in Holocaust Commemoration Address at US Capitol

President Donald Trump made a solemn pledge to "confront antisemitism" during a speech he gave on Wednesday commemorating the Holocaust. Speaking to a crowd inside the Capitol building in Washington, DC that included Nazi death camp survivors...

Candidate for NUS President ‘Very Hopeful’ Organization Will ‘Reject Voices of Hate,’ After Further ‘Horrific Revelations’ of Student Representatives Writing ‘Heil Hitler’ Online

A candidate running for president of Britain’s National Union of Students (NUS) told The Algemeiner on Tuesday he was “very hopeful…we will stand with Jewish students and reject these voices of hate,” after exposure of...

Washington U Hillel Hailed for Refusing to Fund J Street-Hosted Breaking the Silence Event

A student leader at Washington University in St. Louis (Wash U) has applauded the school's Hillel for refusing to fund a J Street U event featuring the far-left Israeli NGO Breaking the Silence (BtS). Paul Felder -- president...

April 25, 2017 10:15 am

Nearing 100th Day in White House, Trump Seeks Drastic Cut in US Corporate Tax Rate

President Trump is pursuing a drastic cut in the corporate tax rate, a move that...

April 24, 2017 8:32 pm

United Nations Secretary-General Vows to Combat Anti-Israel Bias, Antisemitism

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reassured Jewish community leaders on Sunday that he would...

April 24, 2017 6:18 pm

French Jews Nervous About Le Pen, as Far-Right Presidential Candidate Steps Down as National Front Leader to Boost Second Round Chances

With the first round of France's presidential election over, Jewish voters are now nervously looking...

April 24, 2017 5:01 pm

Claiming Calls for Israel’s Destruction Are ‘Not Inherently Antisemitic,’ UK Jewish Student Defends Push for NUS to Excise Anti-Zionism From Antisemitism Definition

A British Jewish university student is defending her choice to lead a charge to excise anti-Zionism from the National Union...

April 24, 2017 3:42 pm

Second UK Venue Cancels Screening of Film Honoring Jailed Palestinian Terrorist Marwan Barghouti

JNS.org - A second London hotel canceled a scheduled screening of a film honoring Palestinian arch-terrorist...

April 25, 2017 3:14 pm

Israeli Defense Minister: US-North Korea Military Conflict Would Have ‘Direct Consequences’ for Jewish State, There Is ‘No Such Thing as a Limited Nuclear Crisis’

A military conflict between the US and North Korea would have “direct implications” for the Jewish state, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman told the Hebrew...

April 25, 2017 12:47 pm

Trump Pledges to ‘Confront Antisemitism’ in Holocaust Commemoration Address at US Capitol

President Donald Trump made a solemn pledge to "confront antisemitism" during a speech he gave on Wednesday commemorating the Holocaust. Speaking to a crowd inside the Capitol...

April 25, 2017 12:07 pm

Candidate for NUS President ‘Very Hopeful’ Organization Will ‘Reject Voices of Hate,’ After Further ‘Horrific Revelations’ of Student Representatives Writing ‘Heil Hitler’ Online

A candidate running for president of Britain’s National Union of Students (NUS) told The Algemeiner on Tuesday he was “very hopeful…we will stand with Jewish...

April 25, 2017 10:46 am

Washington U Hillel Hailed for Refusing to Fund J Street-Hosted Breaking the Silence Event

A student leader at Washington University in St. Louis (Wash U) has applauded the school's Hillel for refusing to fund a J Street U event featuring the...

April 25, 2017 10:15 am

Nearing 100th Day in White House, Trump Seeks Drastic Cut in US Corporate Tax Rate

President Trump is pursuing a drastic cut in the corporate tax rate, a move that is likely to grow the national debt and breach a...

April 24, 2017 8:32 pm

United Nations Secretary-General Vows to Combat Anti-Israel Bias, Antisemitism

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reassured Jewish community leaders on Sunday that he would oppose any anti-Israel bias at the world body. "I consider that...

April 24, 2017 6:18 pm

French Jews Nervous About Le Pen, as Far-Right Presidential Candidate Steps Down as National Front Leader to Boost Second Round Chances

With the first round of France's presidential election over, Jewish voters are now nervously looking ahead to the final round two weeks from now that...

April 24, 2017 5:01 pm

Claiming Calls for Israel’s Destruction Are ‘Not Inherently Antisemitic,’ UK Jewish Student Defends Push for NUS to Excise Anti-Zionism From Antisemitism Definition

A British Jewish university student is defending her choice to lead a charge to excise anti-Zionism from the National Union of Students' (NUS) definition of antisemitism, claiming in an interview with The...

April 24, 2017 3:42 pm

Second UK Venue Cancels Screening of Film Honoring Jailed Palestinian Terrorist Marwan Barghouti

JNS.org - A second London hotel canceled a scheduled screening of a film honoring Palestinian arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti, after being informed by Palestinian Media Watch (PMW)...

April 24, 2017 12:37 pm

British Labour Leader Corbyn Stung by Former Aide Over ‘Inability to Understand’ Why He’s Viewed as Antisemitic

As the United Kingdom prepares for general elections in June, the embattled leader of the opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, is once again facing damaging...

April 24, 2017 10:26 am

UN Chief: Denial of Israel’s Right to Exist a ‘Modern Form of Antisemitism’

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres vowed to take action to end anti-Semitism, and called denial of Israel’s right to exist a modern form of anti-Jewish...

April 24, 2017 10:16 am

Novice Centrist Macron and Far-Right Firebrand Le Pen Advance in France’s Presidential Election

In France’s most consequential election in recent history, voters on Sunday chose Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to go to a runoff to determine...

April 24, 2017 12:54 am

Georgia’s Kennesaw State University Hosts Camel, Kangaroo on Campus for Israel Festival

A Georgia university hosted a camel and kangaroo on campus last week as part of a program celebrating Israeli culture, with organizers telling The Algemeiner on Friday that...

April 24, 2017 12:23 am

Israeli and American Researchers Develop New Hi-Tech Water Filtration Solution

JNS.org - A collaborative effort between researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) has resulted in...

Features

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv

JNS.org - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...

Holocaust Survivors’ Grandchildren Keep Stories Alive With Help of Vast Archives

JNS.org - As the world marks Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) this week, staffers...

Opinion

Christian Group Mounts a Strong Defense for Israel in Washington

“An unidentified guest uses a Trump Hotel branded umbrella as she walks into the West Wing of the White House,” read the caption of an Associated Press photo in the Washington Examiner. The...

Israel

Drone From Syria Enters Israeli Airspace Over Golan Heights, Downed by Patr...

The IDF confirmed on Thursday that Israel fired a Patriot anti-ballistic missile at a target in the Golan Heights, Israel's...

Middle East

Human Rights Group: Israel Bears ‘Ultimate Responsibility’ for ...

Israel should refuse the Palestinian Authority's request to cut off electricity supplies to the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on the grounds...

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