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Posts Tagged: Ronn Torossian

October 11, 2017 12:35 pm
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The Mistakes of the Center for Jewish History

The New York-based Center for Jewish History (CJH) remains embroiled in controversy, due to the revelation that its new CEO -- David N. Myers -- has been linked to the New...

September 12, 2017 10:46 am
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Why We Still Oppose the New Leader of the Center for Jewish History

Since our criticism last week of David N. Myers -- the new CEO of the Center for Jewish History (CJH) -- more controversy has ensued. The leadership of the CJH has...

September 4, 2017 12:41 pm
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Shame on Donors to the New Israel Fund

As I recently wrote about, donations to the New Israel Fund have reportedly dropped nearly 20% in the past year, from $33,062,783 in 2015 to $27,064,945 in 2016....

July 19, 2017 1:17 pm
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The New Israel Fund Is No Friend of the Jewish State

It's not often that Israeli government officials accuse American Jewish non-profit organizations of aiding terrorists – but then again, the New Israel Fund (NIF) is not usual. After...

July 17, 2017 1:00 pm
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‘Woman in Gold,’ a Stirring Movie

During a recent flight to Europe, I found myself growing sentimental as I watched “Woman in Gold," the 2015 movie starring Helen Mirren about an elegant,...

June 27, 2017 11:46 am
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Using the Internet to Fight Extremism

Internet sites and social media forums are finally trying to combat extremists online. Terrorist groups and others have been using the internet as a recruiting tool...

May 3, 2017 10:48 am
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Why Is a New York State Non-Profit Hosting Linda Sarsour?

In New York, state agencies cannot do business with any institution or company that supports the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel. As New York Governor...

April 27, 2017 12:12 pm
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Why Is CUNY Honoring and Supporting BDS?

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously “blackballed a dozen foreign companies for supporting the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel.” As the New York...

April 10, 2017 5:23 pm
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Israel’s Natural Gas Supply Is a Game-Changer

“Russia Cuts Gas, and Europe Shivers,” the New York Times reported on January 6, 2009, after Russia shut off gas exports to Europe due to a pricing...

March 22, 2017 6:41 am
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The Brooklyn Library Must Not Allow Norman Finkelstein to Lecture on Israel

Those who oppose Israel should not be given open forums in New York City's publicly-funded venues. But -- as New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind recently uncovered -- the Brooklyn Public Library...

December 23, 2016 2:55 am
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This Hanukkah, Let’s Celebrate Christian Friends of Israel

In a rare cosmological event, the first day of Hanukkah lands on Christmas Day this year -- something that has happened only four times in the past...

November 17, 2016 7:17 am
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Placing Faith in Donald Trump on Israel

After one of the most hostile anti-Israel administrations ever, Steve Bannon, the newly-appointed chief strategist and senior adviser to Donald Trump, will attend the Zionist Organization of...

November 14, 2016 7:36 am
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Trump Will Be President; Deal With It

This was a hard-fought, ugly election. Now it's over. To quote President Obama, the losing side has to "deal with it." The Republicans will control the House,...

November 3, 2016 6:36 am
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Reflections on the Death of a Parent

A very good friend of mine recently lost his father. Naturally, this brought back thoughts of when my mother, Penny Waga, died in 2013. It also reminded...

Features

Israeli Program Helps Aspiring High-Tech Entrepreneurs

JNS.org - As a teenager, Asher Dale created a phone application called “Three Good Things -- A Happiness Journal.” The app sends...

From Start-Up Nation to Ramp-Up Nation: Israel’s New Approach to Innovation

JNS.org - Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s 2009 book, Start-Up Nation: The Story of...

Hamas’ Promise to End Terror Is Seen as ‘Highly Unlikely’

JNS.org - Under the new unity deal brokered last week between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) ruling Fatah party, Hamas...

World

In Emotional Remarks About His Fallen Son, Chief of Staff John Kelly Defend...

In heartfelt remarks about his own loss, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, a former general whose Marine son...

Israel

Senior UK Jewish Leader Criticizes British UN Diplomat Over Balfour Declara...

The top organization representing British Jews has lodged a complaint with the British government over remarks by the UK's Deputy Ambassador to...

Middle East

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Pledge ‘Relentless Fight’ Aga...

Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guards on Thursday threatened a “relentless fight” against Israel, a day after the US urged the international...

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