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April 29, 2022 8:03 am

West Virginia Treasurer Calls on Unilever to Put Stop to Ben & Jerry’s Boycott

JNS.org - West Virginia Treasurer Riley Moore called on Unilever, the parent company of Ben & Jerry’s, to end the Vermont-based ice cream maker’s boycott...

April 25, 2022 7:00 am

Legal Watchdog Urges Federal Court to Reverse Decision on Texas Anti-BDS Law

JNS.org - The Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law filed a brief on Thursday aimed at reversing a lower federal district court’s...

April 10, 2022 10:45 am

‘Palestinian Apartheid Week’ as New Approach to Facing Anti-Israel Activity on Campus

JNS.org – A pro-Israel student group is going on the offensive by tabling at multiple campuses across the United States, highlighting systemic discrimination against Jews...

February 21, 2022 10:13 am

Sen. Menendez: Other Options Exist Rather Than Going Back to Bad Iran Nuclear Deal

JNS.org - Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez (D-NJ) sat down for an interview with AIPAC supporters on Thursday, focused on the latest in...

February 9, 2022 9:54 am

Jewish Leaders, Colleyville Rabbi Appeal to Congress to Boost Funding to Protect Synagogues

JNS.org - Jewish leaders presented their case on Tuesday for the increase in funding and streamlining that is critical to improving the Federal Nonprofit Security...

February 3, 2022 9:22 am

Antisemitism Envoy Nominee Lipstadt Scheduled for Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing

JNS.org - After six months of waiting, a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the Biden administration’s choice of Deborah Lipstadt to serve as special...

December 21, 2021 9:42 am

Pompeo to ZOA: Biden Reversing Trump’s Historic Support for Israel

JNS.org - Former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo drew comparisons between the pro-Israel actions of the Trump administration and what he considers backpedaling by...

December 21, 2021 9:30 am

Bennett to ZOA: Iranian Aggression Will Be Met With Full Weight of Israel’s Force

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett urged the United States and Europeans to challenge Iran over its violation of nuclear nonproliferation. Speaking at the 2021 virtual...

December 17, 2021 9:38 am

Pro-Israel Groups Welcome Senate-Approved Defense Bill, Includes Millions for Iron Dome, Cyber Security

JNS.org - After months of trying to get the details worked out, the Senate on Wednesday overwhelmingly passed the $770 billion National Defense Authorization Act...

December 3, 2021 9:33 am

White House Hanukkah Party Focuses on Freedom, Liberty and Tradition

JNS.org - The annual lighting of the Hanukkah menorah in the White House continued on Wednesday night, although with a smaller than usual crowd, as...

November 22, 2021 10:26 am

Biden Administration Appoints Aaron Keyak as Deputy Antisemitism Envoy

JNS.org - Democratic consultant Aaron Keyak, 36, has been appointed to serve as US Deputy Envoy to Monitor and Combat Antisemitism after recently directing US...

November 16, 2021 10:30 am

As Part of Infrastructure Bill, Jewish Non-Profits Get Boost to Reduce Energy Consumption, Increase Building Efficiency

JNS.org - US President Joe Biden held an outdoor ceremony at the White House on Monday to sign the hard-won Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act,...

May 21, 2021 9:33 am

Ex-British Commander, Foreign Affairs Minister Debate Meaning Behind Hamas Actions

JNS.org - Speaking during a webinar on the ongoing conflict in Israel on Wednesday, former commander of British Forces in Afghanistan Col. Richard Kemp said...

April 28, 2021 9:47 am

‘It’s Essential to Protect Historical Truth:’ Jewish Groups React to Biden’s Recognition of Armenian Genocide

JNS.org - Jewish organizations responded positively to the United States officially recognizing as a genocide the killing and deportation of more than a million Armenians...


New York Congressional Candidate Pledges to Strip UC Berkeley of Federal Fu...

A New York Assemblyman running for Congress has vowed to propose legislation that would strip University of California-Berkeley of its...


Israeli Archaeologists Find 44 Byzantine Gold Coins Hidden During Muslim Co...

Israeli archaeologists have discovered 44 pure gold coins, which are believed to have been hidden in a stone wall during...

Middle East

Moroccan Textbooks Emphasize Jewish History, Report Says

School textbooks in the Kingdom of Morocco promote appreciation of Jews and educate students about their contributions to the country, according to an analysis by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). Morocco became...


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