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Observant Jewish Culinary School Student Alleges Toronto College Refused to Accommodate Her Holiday Needs, Causing Her to Drop Out

A culinary school student has alleged that Canada's Humber College refused to accommodate her need for time off to observe major Jewish holidays. Esther Belne told The...

May 18, 2017 4:27 pm

Former Obama Officials, Led by John Kerry, Launch PR Offensive Against New Iran Sanctions Legislation

As lawmakers prepare for an imminent debate over a new bill pressing further sanctions on Iran for its ballistic missile development, human rights violations and other abuses, former senior Obama administration officials have mobilized in an effort...

Students at Dozens of Palestinian Authority Schools ‘Aspire to Emulate’ Terrorists, New Report Finds

There is evidence that students at dozens of Palestinian Authority (PA) schools named for terrorists and Nazi collaborators "aspire to emulate" those who have committed violence against Jews, a Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) report published on Thursday...

Denmark Giving $8.3 Million to Funder of Anti-Israel Groups

JNS.org - During meetings in Ramallah Thursday, Denmark’s Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen announced $8.3 million in new Danish state funding for an organization that funds anti-Israel groups. According to official Danish government documents, the state funding will...

May 18, 2017 12:19 pm

At Least 1 Killed, More Than a Dozen Injured as Car Plows Into Crowd in New York’s Times Square

A speeding car plowed into a crowd of pedestrians in Times Square, killing at least...

May 18, 2017 11:58 am

Senator Ben Sasse Applauds Israeli Culture, Teens in Jewish State Who Understand ‘Actual Meaning of Life’

A rising star Republican senator commented positively on the wisdom of Israel's teenagers, as opposed to...

May 18, 2017 10:43 am

Church of England Approves Prince Harry’s Potential Wedding With Actress of ‘Jewish Background’ Meghan Markle

The Church of England has ruled that Prince Harry can marry his American actress girlfriend...

May 18, 2017 10:31 am

US Extends Iran Nuke Deal Sanctions Relief, Imposes New Ballistic Missile Sanctions

JNS.org - The Trump administration announced on Wednesday it was extending the US portion of sanctions...

May 18, 2017 9:58 am

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Appointed as Special Counsel to Oversee Probe of Russian Influence in 2016 Election

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller to serve as...

May 18, 2017 4:27 pm

Observant Jewish Culinary School Student Alleges Toronto College Refused to Accommodate Her Holiday Needs, Causing Her to Drop Out

A culinary school student has alleged that Canada's Humber College refused to accommodate her need for time off to observe major Jewish holidays. Esther Belne told The Algemeiner...

May 18, 2017 3:52 pm

Former Obama Officials, Led by John Kerry, Launch PR Offensive Against New Iran Sanctions Legislation

As lawmakers prepare for an imminent debate over a new bill pressing further sanctions on Iran for its ballistic missile development, human rights violations and other abuses,...

May 18, 2017 1:42 pm

Students at Dozens of Palestinian Authority Schools ‘Aspire to Emulate’ Terrorists, New Report Finds

There is evidence that students at dozens of Palestinian Authority (PA) schools named for terrorists and Nazi collaborators "aspire to emulate" those who have committed violence...

May 18, 2017 12:34 pm

Denmark Giving $8.3 Million to Funder of Anti-Israel Groups

JNS.org - During meetings in Ramallah Thursday, Denmark’s Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen announced $8.3 million in new Danish state funding for an organization that funds anti-Israel...

May 18, 2017 12:19 pm

At Least 1 Killed, More Than a Dozen Injured as Car Plows Into Crowd in New York’s Times Square

A speeding car plowed into a crowd of pedestrians in Times Square, killing at least one person and injuring 10 others, Reuters reported. The smoking vehicle,...

May 18, 2017 11:58 am

Senator Ben Sasse Applauds Israeli Culture, Teens in Jewish State Who Understand ‘Actual Meaning of Life’

A rising star Republican senator commented positively on the wisdom of Israel's teenagers, as opposed to the immaturity of their American counterparts, in a recent episode of...

May 18, 2017 10:43 am

Church of England Approves Prince Harry’s Potential Wedding With Actress of ‘Jewish Background’ Meghan Markle

The Church of England has ruled that Prince Harry can marry his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle at London's historic Westminster Abbey, despite her being...

May 18, 2017 10:31 am

US Extends Iran Nuke Deal Sanctions Relief, Imposes New Ballistic Missile Sanctions

JNS.org - The Trump administration announced on Wednesday it was extending the US portion of sanctions relief for Iran set forth in the Islamic Republic’s 2015...

May 18, 2017 9:58 am

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Appointed as Special Counsel to Oversee Probe of Russian Influence in 2016 Election

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller to serve as special counsel to oversee the previously confirmed FBI investigation of...

May 18, 2017 9:52 am

White House Official: Trump Will Not Move US Embassy to Jerusalem Right Now

The US will not be relocating its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem -- at least not right now -- a senior official says. President Donald Trump...

May 18, 2017 9:34 am

Sweden Blacklists Israeli Envoy for Promoting ‘Hate Speech,’ Then Reverses Move

JNS.org - Sweden briefly blacklisted the Israeli Foreign Ministry and Israel’s Ambassador to Sweden Isaac Bachman on Twitter on Wednesday as part of a broader ban...

May 17, 2017 8:46 pm

ADL Rips City College of New York President for ‘Dismissive, Inappropriate, Misleading’ Response to Shout-Down of Israeli Diplomat

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) released an open letter on Wednesday expressing concern over the "dismissive and inappropriate manner" in which the president of City College of...

May 17, 2017 3:47 pm

Ahead of Trump’s Israel Visit, US Jewish Leaders Highlight Centrality of Jerusalem, Point to Palestinian Authority Terror Funding as Peace Roadblock

As Donald Trump prepares to leave the current political storm in Washington, DC behind during his first foreign trip as president, American Jewish leaders are...

May 17, 2017 3:15 pm

Former Congressman Defends St. Olaf College Adviser as Anti-Israel Students Demand His Ouster Due to AIPAC Affiliation

A former congressman has called St. Olaf College students' demand that a school adviser be removed due to his AIPAC affiliation "insane," The College Fix reported on...

Features

Abbas Honors Terrorists Ahead of Trump Visit

The Palestinian Authority (PA) honored two terrorists this month in the lead up to President Donald Trump's visit with PA...

US Veterans in Israel: Memorial Day Profiles in Courage and Healing (Part Two)

JNS.org - According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, approximately 20 veterans commit suicide across...

Opinion

Trump’s Middle East Visit, New Alliances, and a Terrified Iran

The reaction seen from Iranian state media outlets to the visit paid by US President Donald Trump last week to Saudi Arabia have been unorthodox, to say the least. State-run IRIB...

Israel

Netanyahu Presented With Plan to Transfer Some Eastern Jerusalem Neighborho...

JNS.org - Knesset member Dr. Anat Berko (Likud) has presented Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a plan to separate some...

Middle East

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov Defies Trump Over Iran’s Middle East ...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov directly challenged US President Donald Trump's tough stance on Iran this week during a briefing...

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