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Posts Tagged: israel

February 19, 2017 7:32 am
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Demolishing the Spurious, Libelous Claim That Israel Is an Apartheid State

Benjamin Pogrund was born in South Africa. As a journalist, he fought the apartheid regime, most notably through his work for The Rand Daily Mail. When...

February 16, 2017 8:00 am
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A Palestinian State Is Not in America’s Interest

In 1948, the conventional "wisdom" at the US State Department was that the reestablishment of a Jewish state would damage US interests because the Jewish state would be aligned...

February 12, 2017 12:38 pm
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The US Strikes a New Tone at the UN by Standing With Israel

Newly instated US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley passed her first test on Saturday, showing loyalty to her country's greatest ally in the Middle...

February 9, 2017 3:08 pm
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7 People Lightly Wounded in Central Israel Shooting, Stabbing Attack

JNS.org - At least seven Israelis were wounded in a shooting and stabbing terror attack Thursday near an open-air market in the central city of Petah Tikva, a...

February 9, 2017 2:52 pm
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Alan Dershowitz: Israel Must Not Criminalize Political Differences

I recently returned from a visit to Israel, where the headlines focused on two investigations involving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The first is about conversations...

February 8, 2017 10:45 am
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Groups Involved in BDS Campaign on Illinois Campus Use Israeli Tech for Their Websites

Student groups co-sponsoring a new Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel at an Illinois university used Israeli software to build their websites, The Algemeiner has...

February 6, 2017 4:10 pm
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British Company Lists Tel Aviv University Among World’s Top 10 Schools Producing Founders of Billion-Dollar Startups

Tel Aviv University is among the world's top 10 schools to have produced the most founders of billion-dollar startups, according to British accounting software company Sage, Business...

February 3, 2017 2:29 pm
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New York Times Offers ‘Alternative Facts’ On Iran Missile Test

A New York Times editorial headlined “New Tensions With Iran” discusses a recent Iranian missile test and the Trump administration’s response to it. The editorial...

February 3, 2017 1:07 pm
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Israeli UN Envoy Downplays White House Rebuke on Settlements

JNS.org -- Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon has downplayed the Trump administration's recent criticism of new Israeli settlement construction. Danon told Israel Radio on Friday morning...

February 2, 2017 7:48 am
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The Disgrace of Israel’s Chief Rabbinate

The Israeli Chief Rabbinate and some of our halachic authorities seem to have taken a path that results in causing people great pain and suffering, thereby...

February 1, 2017 9:02 am
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A Trip Across Israel Shows How Vulnerable the Country Is

On a trip to Israel in 2007, my friends and I drove across the entire width of pre-1967 Israel -- from the security barrier at...

February 1, 2017 8:42 am
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What It’s Like When Jerusalem Goes on Strike

It's been a hard week to be a father of young children in Jerusalem. Public day care centers across Israel's capital have been shut for three days and...

January 31, 2017 5:12 pm
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Canadian Trade School Retracts Policy Rejecting Israeli Students Following Jewish Community Uproar

A Canadian trade school has retracted its policy of rejecting students based on their Israeli nationality, following major blowback from the local Jewish community. The change by the Island School of...

January 31, 2017 7:52 am
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Fictional Hebron

A trio of Californian-American-Jewish novelists, whose religion is liberalism, have recently discovered the ancient biblical city of Hebron. But they demonstrate little fondness for the city...

Features

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

US-Israel Cybersecurity Ties Grow as Common Enemies Take Battle Online

JNS.org -- New legislation brokering American-Israeli collaboration in cybersecurity has further cemented the Jewish...

In Surprise Discovery, Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

JNS.org - In a surprise discovery, Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 12th cave that...

World

Antisemitism Watchdog Calls on UK’s University of Exeter to Take Acti...

A Jewish rights group has called on a UK university to take action against a candidate for student government who tweeted,...

Israel

Holocaust Survivors Among Israeli Consumers No Longer to Have Power Cut Off...

The Israel Electric Authority announced on Monday that Holocaust survivors and consumers using life-saving devices will not have their power cut off,...

Middle East

Egyptian Presidential Spokesman: Report of El-Sisi’s Part in Clandest...

A spokesman for Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi railed against a report in the Israeli media about his country's part...

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