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Following Kent State Decision to Retain Golda Display, Advocacy Group Threatens Legal Action Against University for Failing to Protect Students From ‘Network of Well-Funded Zionists’

An anti-Israel legal advocacy group is demanding an apology from Kent State University for failing to protect its students from “a network of well-funded...

November 30, 2016 3:40 pm

Israeli UN Envoy Slams General Assembly President for Wearing Palestinian Flag Scarf at Anti-Jewish State Event

JNS.org - Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon slammed UN General Assembly President Peter Thomson for wearing a Palestinian flag scarf at a meeting marking the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people...

Watch: Officials From Across Globe Discuss Future of Middle East at UK-Israel Strategic Challenges Conference

Watch below as officials, commentators and analysts from around the world talk about the future of the Middle East in the Donald Trump era at the 2016 UK-Israel Shared Strategic Challenges Conference in London. The conference...

Trump Dines in New York With Possible Cabinet Pick Mitt Romney

President-elect Donald Trump broke bread with fierce critic and now-possible cabinet pick Mitt Romney Tuesday night at Jean Georges Restaurant in Trump International Hotel. Trump, joined by his chief of staff designate Reince Priebus, sat with...

November 30, 2016 10:36 am

Erdogan: Duty of All Muslims to ‘Embrace Palestinian Cause, Protect Jerusalem’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan urged Muslims to help protect Jerusalem and support the Palestinian cause....

November 30, 2016 8:15 am

Trump Selects Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump has selected Steven Mnuchin as his treasury secretary, his transition team announced...

November 30, 2016 7:27 am

NYU President Slams Anti-Israel Boycott Movement as ‘Affront to Academic Freedom’

The president of New York University (NYU) had some harsh words for the Boycott, Divestment...

November 30, 2016 12:07 am

Top European Rabbi Voices Alarm as Antisemitic Incidents in Germany Reportedly Jump Threefold

The number of antisemitic incidents in Germany jumped threefold in 2015, the Times of London...

November 29, 2016 3:08 pm

Major Christian Group Backs Legislative Effort to Cut Off US Funding of Palestinian Authority Over Payments to Terrorists

A major US Christian group is calling on Congress to support a recently proposed bill...

November 30, 2016 3:40 pm

Following Kent State Decision to Retain Golda Display, Advocacy Group Threatens Legal Action Against University for Failing to Protect Students From ‘Network of Well-Funded Zionists’

An anti-Israel legal advocacy group is demanding an apology from Kent State University for failing to protect its students from “a network of well-funded right-wing...

November 30, 2016 12:00 pm

Israeli UN Envoy Slams General Assembly President for Wearing Palestinian Flag Scarf at Anti-Jewish State Event

JNS.org - Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon slammed UN General Assembly President Peter Thomson for wearing a Palestinian flag scarf at a meeting...

November 30, 2016 11:32 am

Watch: Officials From Across Globe Discuss Future of Middle East at UK-Israel Strategic Challenges Conference

Watch below as officials, commentators and analysts from around the world talk about the future of the Middle East in the Donald Trump era at...

November 30, 2016 10:50 am

Trump Dines in New York With Possible Cabinet Pick Mitt Romney

President-elect Donald Trump broke bread with fierce critic and now-possible cabinet pick Mitt Romney Tuesday night at Jean Georges Restaurant in Trump International Hotel. Trump, joined...

November 30, 2016 10:36 am

Erdogan: Duty of All Muslims to ‘Embrace Palestinian Cause, Protect Jerusalem’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan urged Muslims to help protect Jerusalem and support the Palestinian cause. The 62-year-old leader took a tough stance against Israel at...

November 30, 2016 8:15 am

Trump Selects Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump has selected Steven Mnuchin as his treasury secretary, his transition team announced Wednesday morning. Mr. Trump praised Mnuchin as a “world-class financier, banker...

November 30, 2016 7:27 am

NYU President Slams Anti-Israel Boycott Movement as ‘Affront to Academic Freedom’

The president of New York University (NYU) had some harsh words for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, slamming the global initiative in an interview...

November 30, 2016 12:07 am

Top European Rabbi Voices Alarm as Antisemitic Incidents in Germany Reportedly Jump Threefold

The number of antisemitic incidents in Germany jumped threefold in 2015, the Times of London reported on Tuesday. According to the report -- which cited German...

November 29, 2016 3:08 pm

Major Christian Group Backs Legislative Effort to Cut Off US Funding of Palestinian Authority Over Payments to Terrorists

A major US Christian group is calling on Congress to support a recently proposed bill -- the Taylor Force Act -- that would cut off...

November 29, 2016 2:46 pm

‘No One Lives in a Bubble Anymore,’ Say Ohio State U Jewish Leaders in Wake of Car-Ramming, Mass Stabbing Attack on Campus

The heads of the two main Jewish organizations at Ohio State University (OSU) told The Algemeiner on Tuesday that they were well prepared for Monday's car-ramming and...

November 29, 2016 2:28 pm

Victim of Verbal, Physical Assault at Cambridge University Decries College’s Refusal to Acknowledge Antisemitic Nature of Attack

A Jewish student who was recently the victim of an attack at Cambridge University accused the school on Tuesday of "setting a dangerous precedent" after...

November 29, 2016 12:29 pm

Security Expert: Ohio State Attack Further Evidence Jihadis Worldwide Mimic Palestinian Terror Tactics

The car-ramming and mass stabbing attack at Ohio State University on Monday -- in which a Muslim assailant wounded 11 people before being shot dead...

November 29, 2016 12:22 pm

Following Major Outcry in Germany, Facebook Finally Removes Page of Far-Right Group That Posted Map Targeting Jewish Businesses

Social media giant Facebook has finally deleted the page of a far-right group responsible for posting a map of Berlin that identified Jewish-owned institutions and businesses...

November 29, 2016 12:17 pm

Trump Picks Tom Price, Seema Verma to Oversee Healthcare Policy

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen top officials for health-care policy, picking House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price (R., Ga.) as secretary of the Health and Human Services...

Culture

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron (REVIEW)

The Rise of the Israeli Right: From Odessa to Hebron, By Colin Shindler, Cambridge University Press, New York, 2015, 411 pp. Finally, the student of...

‘Jewish Oscars’ Raises Over $500,000 for Special IDF Brigade

A glamorous New York City event hosted by a non-profit organization on Saturday...

Features

Captain of Communication: IDF Vet Turned Entrepreneur Optimizes Email Usage

JNS.org -- As a former Israel Defense Forces elite special forces captain, Haim Senior...

Chabad Emissaries Coming to Small Jewish Community of South Dakota

JNS.org -- A state boasting just 400 Jews is about to receive its first full-time...

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

Opinion

The Stench of Hypocrisy at Yale University

In recent years liberal anti-liberalism has been vividly – and noxiously – displayed on many American college and university campuses. The creation of “Hate Spaces” (the title of an appropriately...

December 9, 2016 8:48 am
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Israel

Report: With Iran as Top Priority, Israeli Delegation Meets With Trump Team...

A delegation of Israeli officials traveled to the US this week and met with members of US President-elect Donald Trump’s...

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