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Benjamin Kerstein is the Israel correspondent for The Algemeiner.

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November 21, 2018 1:12 pm
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In ‘Apology,’ Women’s March Leader Linda Sarsour Fails to Mention Her Own Antisemitic Statements or Farrakhan

Women's March co-chair and prominent anti-Israel activist Linda Sarsour expressed "regret" on Tuesday over the antisemitism scandal rocking her movement, though she did not mention her...

November 21, 2018 12:24 pm
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Canadian Jewish Groups Launch Campaign Against National Student Federation’s Endorsement of BDS

Canadian Jewish groups have launched a campaign against the Canadian Federation of Students' (CFS) decision to back the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement. The...

November 20, 2018 1:34 pm
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Pro-Israel Students Protest SJP Conference at UCLA, Where Attendees Call for Jewish State’s Annihilation

Two pro-Israel activists protested inside a major Students for Justice in Palestine conference held at UCLA over the weekend, where attendees chanted, "Long live the intifada"...

November 20, 2018 1:16 pm
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Opposition to Women’s March Leaders Grows Over Antisemitism, Farrakhan Connections

A groundswell of opposition has emerged on social media against the leaders of the Women's March over antisemitism and connections to Nation of Islam leader...

November 18, 2018 7:24 pm
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Palestinian President Abbas’s Fatah Party Mocks ‘Fearful’ Israelis Running From Hamas Rocket Attacks

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party reacted with glee to last week's massive rocket barrage on Israel's south. According to monitoring group Palestinian Media Watch, the...

November 18, 2018 7:19 pm
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Jordanian MP Who Praised Murder of Seven Israeli Schoolgirls Feted in UK Parliament

A Jordanian Member of Parliament who hailed the murder of seven Israeli schoolgirls in 1997 was feted in the British House of Commons last week. According...

November 18, 2018 7:15 pm
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German Neo-Nazis Use New WhatsApp Stickers Option to Spread Antisemitic Images

German far-right and neo-Nazi groups are exploiting the text application WhatsApp's new option to create custom stickers in order to disseminate antisemitic symbols. The German newspaper...

November 17, 2018 1:27 pm
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In Last Ditch Effort to Avoid Coalition Collapse, Netanyahu to Meet With Finance Minister

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with his Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon on Sunday in a last ditch effort to save his government. Netanyahu's current...

November 14, 2018 3:31 pm
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Management Apologizes for Korean Pop Stars Wearing Nazi Paraphernalia

Korean pop group BTS's management organization has issued a formal apology for a scandal surrounding group members who wore Nazi paraphernalia. The Simon Wiesenthal Center (SWC)...

November 14, 2018 11:07 am
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Israeli PM Netanyahu Scrambles to Stabilize Governing Coalition After Lieberman Resignation

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scrambling to shore up his governing coalition following the resignation of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, the Hebrew daily Yediot...

November 10, 2018 12:45 pm
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Hezbollah Leader: If Assad Loses, We Will See Netanyahu in Damascus

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah warned in a speech on Saturday that if Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad is defeated, "we will see Netanyahu and the like...

November 4, 2018 8:57 pm
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Jewish Nurse Who Treated Pittsburgh Shooter Is Son of Rabbi, Experienced Antisemitic Bullying as a Child

The nurse who treated Pittsburgh murderer Robert Bowers after he killed 11 people at the Tree of Life synagogue last Saturday is both Jewish and...

November 4, 2018 8:15 pm
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Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Wears Star of David Cleats to Honor Tree of Life Victims

Ben Roethlisberger, quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers football team, will be wearing special cleats emblazoned with the Star of David during Sunday's game against the...

November 4, 2018 1:54 pm
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Notorious Antisemite Louis Farrakhan Leads ‘Death to America’ Chant on Solidarity Trip to Iran

Nation of Islam leader and prominent antisemite Louis Farrakhan led chants of "Death to America" and claimed that "America has never been a democracy" on...

Features

Public Charter Schools Put Benefits of Teaching Hebrew to the Test

JNS.org - Now in its ninth year, the Hebrew Public network of 13...

Hungarian Jews Examine Long-Lost Identity, and a JCC Is There to Help Them

JNS.org - Many Jews in Hungary are discovering their roots for the first...

IDF Enlistment Officer Has ‘Moving Encounters’ with North American Jewish Youths

JNS.org - “That was a real wow for me,” said Lt.-Col. Tzachi Revivo,...

World

Philadelphia Jewish Museum Gets Surge of Donations After Far-Right Rally He...

The National Museum of American Jewish History (NMAJH) in Philadelphia has received a surge of donations after a far-right demonstration...

Israel

Ministers Put Forth Idea That Israel Retake the Gaza Strip

JNS.org - According to senior Israeli ministers speaking at a Jerusalem conference, Israel is inching closer to the conclusion that it may have to overrun Gaza and take over its...

Middle East

Humanitarian Body: More Than 80,000 Yemeni Children May Have Died From Hung...

An estimated 85,000 children under five may have died from extreme hunger in Yemen since a Saudi-led coalition intervened in...

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