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Posts Tagged: Jewish News

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...

November 30, 2012 4:20 pm
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

November 20, 2012 12:36 pm
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Hamas Videos Showcase Core Mission of Killing Israelis

As its rockets rain down on Israel by the hundreds, Hamas has released a video on its channel, Al-Aqsa TV, telling Israelis: "From the Al-Qassam Brigades to the...

November 20, 2012 12:20 pm
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Obama Sends Clinton to Middle East Amid Israel-Hamas Conflict

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is heading to the Middle East to foster negotiations to end the ongoing conflict between Israel and Gaza. Clinton...

November 20, 2012 12:01 am
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Escalating Hamas Attacks a Result of the Arab Spring

The latest escalation along the Israel-Gaza border - which saw Palestinians fire more than 250 rockets at Israel in one day after Israel, responding to days...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But in her new book, Julius Rosenwald: Repairing...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

World

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Jews Have ‘Special Obligation’ to Support ...

One of the most prominent Western champions of Kurdish national rights has praised Monday's referendum on independence as the expression of a "just"...

Israel

Netanyahu Delays Settlement Planning Committee Meeting Ahead of Greenblatt ...

JNS.org - Ahead of the arrival of Jason Greenblatt, the Trump administration’s international negotiations representative, in the Middle East this week,...

Middle East

PA to Hold Cabinet Meeting in Gaza, Solidifying Unity Government With Hamas

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority (PA) will hold a cabinet meeting in the Gaza Strip next week, for the first time in two years, after the Gaza-ruling Palestinian terror group Hamas...

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