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Posts Tagged: Jewish News

September 15, 2016 4:31 am
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Israel Offers Marriage-Prep Course for Religious High School Students

JNS.org -- A marriage preparation class for religious high school students will be offered this year by Israel’s Ministry of Education, Haaretz reported on Tuesday. Counselors...

September 14, 2016 10:00 am
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Anti-Israel Capitol Hill Event Cancelled After Democratic Lawmaker Withdraws Sponsorship

The Democratic House lawmaker who had anonymously sponsored a controversial House event advocating for economic boycotts of Israel withdrew her sponsorship Tuesday, The Weekly Standard has confirmed, and...

July 1, 2014 10:44 am
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Israeli Forensic Expert: Murdered Teens Put Up ‘Serious’ Fight Against Captors

"One of the abducted youths put up a serious fight against his captors," a source connected to the forensic examinations of the bodies of the...

December 12, 2013 11:27 am
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Simon Cowell’s Syco Investigating Lebanese ‘Arabs Got Talent’ Judge Who Admires Hitler’s ‘Persuasive’ Speeches

The Lebanese host of 'Arabs Got Talent,' an international franchise of Simon Cowell's Syco television empire, is in hot water with the UK parent company...

December 6, 2013 1:45 pm
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Poll: Visitors to Israel Have Better Impression After Seeing the Country First Hand

In a recent survey that confirms the arguments behind the popular Birthright Program, which sponsors trips for young Jews to visit Israel, the Jewish News...

October 4, 2013 12:10 pm
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UK Muslim Leader Hopes London Jewish Community Center Will Help Unite Religions

One of Britain's leading Muslim figures has expressed his hope that a newly erected state-of-the-art Jewish community center in London will help to bring followers...

May 28, 2013 2:18 pm
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Cleveland Jewish News Names New Publisher/CEO

JNS.org - The Cleveland Jewish News has named Kevin S. Adelstein as its new publisher and CEO. The 45-year-old is currently the director of sales and co-manager of Cleveland.com....

April 23, 2013 2:22 am
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Why Abe Foxman Was Wrong on Islamic Attack on the Boston Marathon

Abe Foxman, the ADL's longtime National Director, seemed to want to do everything possible to direct attention away from the possibility that the Boston Marathon...

January 25, 2013 12:01 am
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Algemeiner Editor Dovid Efune: There Was No Leftward Shift in Israeli Election (VIDEO)

Algemeiner Editor Dovid Efune appeared on Real News TV Wednesday, a day after elections in Israel to discuss the results with host Amy Holmes. Asked for...

January 18, 2013 3:18 am
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Jonathan Freedland’s Illusions About the Nature of Modern Antisemitism

Jonathan Freedland is one of the more decent and reasonable Guardian journalists. It's sad that, at the Guardian, being a Zionist who takes anti-Jewish racism seriously warrants...

January 17, 2013 2:41 am
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Not Banned by the Guardian: A White Supremacist Holocaust Denier

On Jan. 14, the Guardian published at report by Peter Walker titled 'England's football stars feature in Holocaust educational video film for schools', about Premier...

December 12, 2012 11:31 am
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Report: Israel Monitoring Iran from Eritrea

Israel is operating an intelligence gathering base in the East African nation of Eritrea to monitor Iran's activities in the Red Sea, the Stratfor Global...

December 10, 2012 11:55 am
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Report: Iran Missile Program Not Matching Nuclear Progress

Despite continuing progress on its nuclear program, Iran's intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) program is facing a significant setback, says a report by the non-partisan Congressional...

December 6, 2012 10:54 am
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The Israeli Music Scene’s Rising ‘Shtar’

JERUSALEM—When the men of Shtar walked into a Tel Aviv bar on Halloween to perform, the audience was left guessing as to whether the band...

Culture

Belieb It: Justin Bieber to Perform in Israel in 2017

JNS.org -- Canadian pop star Justin Bieber will perform in Israel as part of his upcoming 2017 international tour. The singer announced...

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...

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...

World

‘Proud’ Jewish Actor Andrew Garfield Winning Plaudits for Playing Chris...

American-British Jewish actor Andrew Garfield is drawing critical acclaim for his portrayal of Christians in two potential Oscar candidate films. Garfield,...

Israel

Facing Evacuation, Amona Settlers Plan Resistance Campaign

Facing a court-ordered evacuation, residents of the Jewish settlement outpost of Amona in the West Bank are digging in for a fight to the finish. Vowing fierce but nonviolent resistance,...

Middle East

Six Dead in Bombing Attack Near Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt

At least six people have been killed in a bomb attack on a road leading to the Great Pyramid of Giza - a tourist attraction popular with British holiday-makers.

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