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Dovid Efune is the editor-in-chief and CEO of The Algemeiner.

ARTICLES BY: Dovid Efune


January 18, 2015 5:54 pm
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Fresh Controversy Hits ‘Selma’: Daughter of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel ‘Shocked’ by Exclusion of Her Father From Film

The recently released film 'Selma' is facing a fresh controversy after the daughter of a famed rabbi who was a leader in the Civil Rights...

January 1, 2015 9:40 pm
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Top 10 Non-Jews Positively Influencing the Jewish Future, 2014

Five years have now passed since I first published my annual list of non-Jews who are worthy of recognition for their positive impact on Jewish...

November 12, 2014 11:07 pm
61

Kissinger: Israel Should Not Seek Final Peace Deal With Palestinians Until MidEast Chaos Subsides

Respected statesman and former U.S. secretary of state Henry Kissinger told a New York audience on Tuesday that considering the widespread upheaval in the Middle...

November 6, 2014 7:36 pm
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Why Rejecting America’s Dictates is Crucial for Israel’s Security

In a telling follow-up to his now famous report on an Obama Administration official referring to Israel's Prime Minister as a 'chickenshit,' The Altantic's Jeffrey...

October 6, 2014 2:09 pm
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Netanyahu Says Stance on Security Requirements Has Become ‘Firmer’ — ‘We Don’t Just Hand Over Territory, Close Our Eyes and Hope for the Best’ (INTERVIEW)

Following the summer's conflict between Israel and Hamas, Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has declared, in a wide-ranging interview with The Algemeiner, that his long...

September 19, 2014 10:34 am
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Senior Israeli Officer in Gaza Saw Hamas Fighter Seize Children as Shields After Firing at IDF Forces (INTERVIEW)

A senior Israel Defense Forces officer told The Algemeiner that he personally witnessed a Hamas fighter seize children to hide behind after firing at Israeli...

August 27, 2014 10:34 pm
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Wounded IDF Soldier: I Fought for All Jewish People, Not Just Israelis (INTERVIEW)

An Israeli soldier, seriously wounded in Israel's Operation Protective Edge, told The Algemeiner in a recent interview that he considers his sacrifice to have been...

August 26, 2014 12:14 am
13

New Public Diplomacy Initiative May Involve Israel’s Famed Intelligence Agencies (INTERVIEW)

As far as Knesset members go, Dov Lipman is quite unique. Firstly, he is an American. Second, he didn't serve in Israel's military. Finally, although...

August 17, 2014 8:05 pm
46

The Anti-Jewish Riots Have Exposed Hamas

The editors at British newspaper The Guardian are beside themselves. Somebody forgot to pass on the 'Anti-Israel Rioting Etiquette Handbook' to the largely vicious and thoroughly bigoted...

August 8, 2014 12:00 pm
61

The Obama Admin. Has Permanently Destroyed Its Standing Among Israelis

Sitting with Knesset Member Dov Lipman earlier this week, I could not resist asking, tongue-in-cheek, who was less popular in Israel nowadays - Hamas chief...

July 25, 2014 1:10 pm
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Why is John Kerry Trying to Save Hamas?

Hamas is in bad shape. The terror group's overseas benefactors are diminishing and rival groups within Gaza are seizing Jihadi market share. The new regime in...

July 20, 2014 6:07 pm
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Small South Texan Jewish Community Mourns Death of IDF Sergeant Sean Carmeli, Killed in Gaza

The Jewish community of a south Texas beach town was in mourning on Sunday after it was informed that one of its sons was among...

July 18, 2014 6:10 pm
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Making Lies Sound Truthful and Murder Respectable

Trying to make sense of international reactions to Israel's war against Hamas this week, one was reminded of George Orwell's famed essay, "Politics and the...

July 9, 2014 5:42 pm
22

Israel’s Biennial Gaza War – Jewish and Arab Pathologies

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Israel's 3rd Biennial Gaza War. Israelis knows the drill. Stay near a bomb shelter, pray nobody gets hurt, and watch in...

Culture

New Haggadah Links Marvel Superheroes to Passover Story

An English-Hebrew haggadah published on Monday features original artwork, commentary, and conversation starters that draw on the Marvel universe of...

Israeli Rookie Deni Avdija Selected to NBA Rising Stars World Team Squad

JNS.org - Washington Wizards Israeli rookie forward Deni Avdija has been selected to the...

Features

Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

Middle East

New Attack on Iraqi Air Base Fits Profile of Iran-Backed Militia, US Offici...

Tensions between the United States and Iran simmered on Wednesday after a new rocket attack against Iraq's Ain al-Asad air base that hosts US forces, which US officials told Reuters fit the profile of...

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