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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

What’s New — and Jewish — On and Off Broadway

Below is a listing of shows with Jewish connections on and off-Broadway. BROADWAY Angels in America, written by Tony Kushner, stars Nathan Lane and Andrew...

Australian Rock Star Nick Cave to Boycotters: ‘I Love Israel’

JNS.org – Australian rock star Nick Cave is facing backlash from BDS supporters following...

A Contemporary Renaissance for Jewish Art

Every year, the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem hosts an open house, where the entire building is...

Features

US Retreat, Russia-Iran Ties Pose Problems for Israel in Syria and the Region

JNS.org - With one of the bloodiest civil wars in modern history possibly winding...

Exposing the Terror Ties of Students for Justice in Palestine

JNS.org - A newly released report by the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA) think tank exposes the terror affiliations of...

After Teen Terror Attack, Jewish Leaders Urge Withdrawal of Bill on Palestinian Minors

JNS.org - In the wake of an attack by a teenage Palestinian terrorist that...

World

Islamic Republic’s New Navy Commander Looks to ‘Fly Iranian Fla...

The new chief of the Iranian navy declared on Wednesday that the Tehran regime intends to "soon" send ships across...

Israel

Mother of Slain Argentine Prosecutor Alberto Nisman Demands Investigation I...

The mother of Alberto Nisman, the Argentine federal prosecutor murdered in January 2015, has formally requested that former President Cristina...

Middle East

Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri Puts Resignation on Hold

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced Wednesday he was putting his resignation on hold, more than two weeks after he shocked the country by saying he was stepping down. Speaking hours after he...

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