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Benyamin Korn holds a degree in international relations from Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, India.

ARTICLES BY: Benyamin Korn


December 10, 2015 7:39 am
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Attention Mr. President: ‘Economic Strain’ Does Not Cause Terrorism

In an interview on CBS-TV's "This Morning" last week, President Obama outlined his theory of the causes of terrorism. Climate change,  he said, is straining...

December 2, 2015 8:04 am
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In Washington Post Debate on Israel, Both Sides Get It Wrong

Two left-of-center Jewish professors, writing in the Washington Post last month, called for a boycott of Israel. A former Bush administration official then wrote a...

December 1, 2015 5:44 pm
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John Kerry Spins a Fantasy About the Palestinians

Secretary of State John Kerry's assertion that the Palestinian Arabs are in a "very dire situation" is not only absurd, but also very revealing --...

November 24, 2015 7:48 am
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Once Again, John Kerry Legitimizes Islamist Terrorism

The by-now infamous statement of Secretary of State John Kerry -- that the Islamist massacre of Charlie Hebdo cartoonists and editors in Paris "had a...

November 20, 2015 2:56 pm
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Amnesia on Settlements Afflicts Martin Indyk

A form of amnesia must be affecting the Obama administration's former chief Mideast negotiator, Martin Indyk. It is, however, a very selective kind of amnesia--he only forgets...

November 19, 2015 7:50 am
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A Jewish Ex-State Department Official Tries to Embarrass Netanyahu, and Fails Miserably

Just as Prime Minister Netanyahu was striving to repair relations with the Obama administration and the Democrats, a Jewish former State Department official was busy...

November 18, 2015 8:13 am
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Societal Sickness: Official Palestinian Press Pins Paris Attacks on Israel

The fact that the official Palestinian Authority newspaper has published an article accusing Israel of carrying out the Paris terror attacks is not just some...

November 12, 2015 7:33 am
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An Israeli Peace Activist’s Rude Awakening

An Israeli peace activist who has devoted much of his life to demanding that Israel make more concessions to the Palestinians was treated to a...

November 8, 2015 7:18 am
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Rabin Memorializers Pretend Separation From Palestinians Never Took Place

American Jewish peace activists sponsored a full-page advertisement in The New York Times last week, complete with a large photograph of the late Israeli Prime Minister...

October 29, 2015 6:58 am
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Palestinian Murder of American-Israeli Poses Challenge to J Street

The death of any Jew at the hands of Palestinian terrorists should make American Jewish organizations sit up and take notice. But the death of...

October 22, 2015 6:13 am
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What Can John Kerry Demand of Netanyahu This Time?

Secretary of State John Kerry will be meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu this week to discuss the latest wave of Palestinian terrorism. Since...

October 19, 2015 6:36 am
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5 Urgent Issues for the World Zionist Congress

The World Zionist Congress will be meeting in Jerusalem from October 20-22, at one of the most perilous times in recent Jewish history. The Congress must...

September 25, 2015 4:33 am
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Israel’s Occupation Ended 20 Years Ago This Week

Twenty years ago this week, Israel's occupation of the Palestinians came to an end. So why do Israel's critics keep claiming that Israel is still...

September 22, 2015 4:42 am
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Ann Coulter Shows How Pro-Israel the GOP Really Is

The most notable aspect of the controversy over Ann Coulter's ugly remarks about Jews and Israel is just how unusual they are for a prominent...

Culture

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Give Hamentashen to White House Reporters for Purim

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner gave hamentashen to White House reporters on Wednesday for...

Israel’s Other Founding Fathers and a Vanquished World

Spies of No Country: Secret Lives at the Birth of Israel by Matti Friedman (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2019). “Time...

Supermodel Karlie Kloss Confirms She Converted to Judaism Before Marrying Joshua Kushner

Supermodel Karlie Kloss confirmed for the first time publicly that she...

Features

Albert Einstein’s Brilliance, Humor, and Literal Connection to Israel

JNS.org - One thing is for sure: While the writing on the pages...

Jewish Singer Uses Music to Get Through a Rocky Road

In the age of streaming music, releasing an album with 21 songs might not be the best business move. Giving...

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

World

17 UC Berkeley Professors Warn ‘Discriminatory’ BDS Campaign Po...

Seventeen faculty members at the University of California, Berkeley, warned on Tuesday against the threat posed by the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment,...

Israel

Israel Says UN Gaza War Crimes Report Biased Against It

Israel said on Thursday a UN report critical of its use of lethal force during Palestinian protests on the Gaza border was biased and should have included a demand that the...

Middle East

Iran Will Boost Defense Capabilities Despite US Pressure, Khamenei Says

Iran is determined to boost its defense capabilities despite mounting pressure from the United States and its allies to curb its ballistic missile program, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Thursday. "We...

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