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ARTICLES BY: Ben Cohen / JNS.org


February 19, 2018 9:06 am
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No Hate of Halimi? The French Won’t See Antisemitism for What It Is

JNS.org - Flush from his victory over far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the French elections last July, President Emmanuel Macron decided to address head-on the...

February 2, 2018 1:06 pm
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Who Owns the Holocaust?

JNS.org - Who owns the Holocaust? That, ultimately, is the key question posed by the impending legislation in Poland that will criminalize any discussion, or investigation,...

January 28, 2018 12:51 pm
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Israel Can’t Deny the Reality That BDS Is in Decline

JNS.org - Recently, I’ve been nursing some concerns about the way the Israeli government is handling its response to the BDS campaign against the Jewish state,...

January 22, 2018 3:37 pm
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Islam’s Jewish Dilemma Revisited

JNS.org - In his important book Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition, the scholar David Nirenberg makes the persuasive case that Islam has faced similar theological challenges to...

January 15, 2018 12:57 pm
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Iran Has a Foreign Policy Doctrine

JNS.org -  In a bid to show the world what responsible, considered citizens they are, Iran’s leaders last week hosted their annual, gloriously named “Tehran...

January 4, 2018 10:21 am
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Win or Lose, Iranians Want Regime Change

JNS.org - For the first time in nearly a decade, one dares to believe that the Islamist clerics who have ruled Iran since 1979 will not...

December 25, 2017 11:32 am
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Why an Antisemitism Commissioner for Germany Is a Good Idea

JNS.org - There’s an intense debate going on in Germany right now about whether to create a post for a federal commissioner to deal with the...

December 18, 2017 11:32 am
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Don’t Forget Qatar and Turkey

JNS.org - US National Security Advisor Gen. H.R. McMaster underlined an important point last week that deserves a wider audience. Speaking at a conference in Washington, DC, McMaster...

December 11, 2017 4:32 pm
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In Decades-Long AMIA Jewish Center Affair, the Truth Will Come Out

JNS.org - Like so many pins in a bowling alley, the treacherous former Argentine leaders who signed a secret pact exonerating Iran of its responsibility for...

November 23, 2017 1:29 pm
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France’s Socialist Party Shows the Right Way to Respond to Antisemitism

JNS.org - It has been a long time since I’ve heard anyone say anything positive about the French Socialist Party (PS), once the giant of that...

November 17, 2017 12:52 pm
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The Ultimate Victory of an African Tyrant

JNS.org - Which single individual made the following statements? “Gay people are worse than dogs and pigs. I keep pigs and the male pig knows the female...

November 10, 2017 11:50 am
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Hopes Betrayed: The Russian Revolution and the Jews

JNS.org - Another week, another centennial. Following the Balfour Declaration’s milestone, it’s now time to look back on the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution in Russia, where a communist...

November 2, 2017 10:06 am
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Iran’s War, and America’s Shame, in Kurdistan

JNS.org - Prior to the referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan on September 25, the leaders of Iran, Turkey and Iraq all foretold of the coming of a...

October 30, 2017 2:06 pm
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Year Zero: The Palestinians and the Balfour Declaration

JNS.org - For the Palestinians, the year zero is not 1948, when the State of Israel came into being, but 1917, when Great Britain issued, in...

Features

Delegation of American Jewish Leaders Visits UAE, Hoping for Results

JNS.org - A large delegation of American Jewish leaders recently spent two days in...

Jewish Groups Urge Resignation of Rep. Keith Ellison Over Ties to Louis Farrakhan

JNS.org - Major Jewish groups, including the leading organization representing Jewish Democrats, are strongly...

World

At Security Council, Haley Tells Abbas: I Will Not Shut Up, US Recognition ...

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley upbraided Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the UN Security Council on Tuesday,...

Israel

After 30 Years of Limbo, Traditional Ethiopian-Jewish Religious Leaders Rec...

Israel has officially recognized the traditional Ethiopian religious leaders referred to as kesim, ending a 30-year controversy over their official...

Middle East

Iranian Official Threatens Israeli PM Netanyahu: ‘We Will Level Tel A...

JNS.org - An Iranian official has warned that Tel Aviv will be “leveled to the ground” if Israel attacks the Islamic...

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