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Posts Tagged: Jewish News

December 10, 2012 11:55 am

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

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...

November 30, 2012 4:20 pm

The United Nations Does Not Create States

The passage of U.N. General Assembly Resolution 181, also known as the Partition Plan, on Nov. 29, 1947, marked an enormous moral victory for the...

November 26, 2012 10:05 am

Shock: Israeli Political Mainstay Ehud Barak Announces Retirement From Politics

At a dramatic press conference on Monday, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak announced his resignation from politics after nearly 50 years in service of the...

November 23, 2012 2:34 pm

Do Jews Believe in Luck?

Sam Goldwyn famously said, "The harder I work, the luckier I get." So why do I constantly come across perfectly sane, intelligent people who tell...

November 23, 2012 1:59 pm

British Girl in Tel Aviv Diary Part 5: Code Red to Green Light

As we continue to keep readers updated on what life in Israel under rocket fire is like, part 6 and 7 of The Algemeiner's "British...

November 23, 2012 10:50 am

Poll: Half of Israelis Say Operation Ended Too Soon

Israel ended Operation Pillar of Defense too soon, 49 percent of Israeli respondents said in a poll released by the Maagar Mohot research institute...

November 22, 2012 12:07 pm

Russia Today Continues its Anti-Israel Propaganda, Going Even Further Than Arab TV

Russia Today, a television network funded by the Russian government, has stepped up its anti-Israel propaganda in the past week to an unparalleled level. A...

November 22, 2012 10:56 am

California Student Board Regrets Resolution’s Procedure, ‘Marginalizing Language’ on Israel

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) representatives to the University of California Student Association (UCSA) board of directors on Nov. 20 expressed regret for several aspects...

November 21, 2012 6:56 pm

Tel Aviv in No Mood to Celebrate Ceasefire

As photographs of a triumphant US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made international headline news following her mediation role in the Israel and Hamas truce--which...

November 21, 2012 6:13 pm

Israelis Unleash Anger Over Ceasefire on Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Facebook Page

Thousands of Israelis took to Facebook today, shortly after Prime Minister Netanyahu announced that Israel had accepted an American backed Egyptian ceasefire plan with Hamas, to express...

November 21, 2012 4:22 pm

Israel’s Image War

The Israel Defense Forces is bombing the Gaza Strip and the world is, for the most part, silent. In fact, the IDF is bombing Gaza...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Mulling Bid for Senate, Former Legendary Red Sox Pitcher Curt Schilling Cha...

A legendary baseball player mulling a run for the US Senate on the Republican ticket asked his interviewer on Friday why Jews...


IDF Coed Commandos Step Up Training for Potential ISIS Attack on Israel Fro...

The IDF battalion charged with safeguarding Israel’s border with Egypt has been stepping up its preparation for potential ISIS attacks from...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...