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Dolls Taken From Young French Jewish Sisters Deported to Auschwitz Given to Holocaust Museum in Paris

Two dolls that were taken from a pair of young French Jewish sisters in 1944 as they were deported to Auschwitz from where they...

September 20, 2016 12:11 am
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Pope, Trump Wish Peres Well, as Spokesman Says Former Israeli President’s Condition ‘Serious But Stable’

JNS.org -- Pope Francis and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump expressed their best wishes for the recovery of former Israeli President Shimon Peres, who suffered a major stroke on Tuesday and remains sedated in an Israeli...

Iranian President Heads for Venezuela, Cuba Ahead of UN General Assembly

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani set off Friday for a tour of Venezuela and Cuba before heading to New York for next week's UN General Assembly, official media reported. Rouhani will take part in a summit of Non-Aligned...

Australian Religious, Political Leaders Condemn ‘Textbook Antisemitism’ Campaign Against Construction of Sydney Eruv

Religious and political leaders in Australia are widely condemning what they consider to be the antisemitic nature of a campaign against the construction of an eruv, a ritual enclosure constructed of posts and wires, Australia’s Daily...

September 15, 2016 12:00 pm
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Expert: World Scout Organization Misled by Terrorist-Glorifying Palestinian Member

The Palestinian branch of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) misled the international...

September 15, 2016 4:19 am
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Hungary Creates First-Ever Office to Address Christian Persecution

JNS.org -- Hungary has established the world's first-ever government office to address Christian persecution in the...

September 13, 2016 10:09 am
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Report: Plummet in Flow of Foreign Fighters as ISIS Loses Ground

The flow of foreign fighters to the ranks of the Islamic State — once a...

September 12, 2016 2:50 pm
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Lawyer Suing Facebook Scoffs at Purportedly Fruitful Anti-Incitement Meeting Between Israeli Ministers, Social Media Execs

The head of the organization behind a billion-dollar lawsuit against Facebook for its alleged enabling of...

September 12, 2016 3:44 am
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Linguists Abandon Noam Chomsky’s ‘Universal Grammar’ Theory

Scientific American - The idea that we have brains hardwired with a mental template for...

September 20, 2016 12:11 am
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Dolls Taken From Young French Jewish Sisters Deported to Auschwitz Given to Holocaust Museum in Paris

Two dolls that were taken from a pair of young French Jewish sisters in 1944 as they were deported to Auschwitz from where they never...

September 16, 2016 5:39 pm
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Pope, Trump Wish Peres Well, as Spokesman Says Former Israeli President’s Condition ‘Serious But Stable’

JNS.org -- Pope Francis and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump expressed their best wishes for the recovery of former Israeli President Shimon Peres, who suffered a...

September 16, 2016 11:59 am
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Iranian President Heads for Venezuela, Cuba Ahead of UN General Assembly

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani set off Friday for a tour of Venezuela and Cuba before heading to New York for next week's UN General Assembly, official...

September 15, 2016 1:40 pm
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Australian Religious, Political Leaders Condemn ‘Textbook Antisemitism’ Campaign Against Construction of Sydney Eruv

Religious and political leaders in Australia are widely condemning what they consider to be the antisemitic nature of a campaign against the construction of an eruv,...

September 15, 2016 12:00 pm
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Expert: World Scout Organization Misled by Terrorist-Glorifying Palestinian Member

The Palestinian branch of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) misled the international parent body when it denied ties to a group that offered a leadership-training course...

September 15, 2016 4:19 am
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Hungary Creates First-Ever Office to Address Christian Persecution

JNS.org -- Hungary has established the world's first-ever government office to address Christian persecution in the Middle East and Europe, the Catholic News Agency reported on Tuesday. Although the...

September 13, 2016 10:09 am
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Report: Plummet in Flow of Foreign Fighters as ISIS Loses Ground

The flow of foreign fighters to the ranks of the Islamic State — once a mighty current of thousands of radicalized men and women converging...

September 12, 2016 2:50 pm
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Lawyer Suing Facebook Scoffs at Purportedly Fruitful Anti-Incitement Meeting Between Israeli Ministers, Social Media Execs

The head of the organization behind a billion-dollar lawsuit against Facebook for its alleged enabling of incitement to terrorism on its pages told The Algemeiner that...

September 12, 2016 3:44 am
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Linguists Abandon Noam Chomsky’s ‘Universal Grammar’ Theory

Scientific American - The idea that we have brains hardwired with a mental template for learning grammar — famously espoused by Noam Chomsky of the...

September 9, 2016 9:30 am
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North Korea Says Successful Test of Warhead Puts Nuclear Program at ‘Higher Level’

North Korea said Friday it conducted a “higher level” nuclear warhead test explosion, which it trumpeted as finally allowing it to build “at will” an...

September 9, 2016 4:55 am
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Report: Neo-Nazis Using ‘Pokemon Go’ to Recruit Young Followers

The neo-Nazi wing of the alt-right movement is taking advantage of the popularity of the “Pokemon Go” game app to attract new young followers, the...

September 8, 2016 9:52 am
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Russia Says Abbas, Netanyahu Agree in Principle to Moscow Meeting

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas have agreed to meet in principle in Moscow, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman...

Features

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

Don’t Forget About Bob

At the United Nations General Assembly this week, United States diplomats have an opportunity to press Iran again to aid in the search for and return of Bob Levinson, the longest held...

September 23, 2016 8:04 am
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Middle East

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Sidelined at UN General Assembly, as World Dea...

They took the stage, one after the other, two aging actors in a long-running drama that has begun to lose...

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