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Eli Wishnivetski is a writer based in New York City and contributes to various publications.

ARTICLES BY: Eli Wishnivetski


November 20, 2014 8:44 am
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Synagogue Atrocity Won’t Deter EU’s Drive to Recognize ‘Palestine’

Despite the controversial decision to officially recognize the state of Palestine three weeks ago, the Swedish government will not open an embassy on Palestinian territory...

November 5, 2014 10:53 pm
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Recognition of ‘Palestine’ Highlights Divisions, Anxieties Among Swedish Jews

Torn between allegiances to their native and ancestral countries, the Jews of Sweden are striving to comprehend both the government's recognition of a Palestinian state...

October 29, 2014 1:00 pm
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French Anti-Semites Dieudonné and Alain Soral Announce Formation of New Political Party

French comedian and political activist Dieudonné M'bala M'bala together with former National Front politician Alain Soral - both widely known for their anti-Semitics beliefs -...

October 23, 2014 11:21 am
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Soccer Star Taulent Xhaka Accused of Nazi Salute

The Swiss Football Association (FA) has announced an investigation into allegations that Taulent Xhaka, an Albanian defender with national soccer champions FC Basel, delivered a...

October 21, 2014 1:54 pm
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Swedish PM Criticized for Appointing “Islamist” to Cabinet

Sweden's newly elected Social Democrat Prime Minister, Stefan Löfven, is under a fire for appointing a politician described as an "Islamist" to his cabinet. Mehmet...

September 30, 2014 7:18 am
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Fascist Party Wins in Swedish Election Signals Further Concern for Religious Freedoms

After eight years of center-right rule that championed the free-market approach - and which saw Sweden's economy recover faster than any other in Europe -...

September 30, 2014 7:01 am
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Babi Yar Monument to Mass Execution of Jews in Ukraine Vandalized

On the eve of Rosh Hashanah this past Wednesday, a monument to one of the largest shooting massacres of Jews during World War II was vandalized...

September 24, 2014 2:05 pm
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Report: Director General of Jewish Business Club Osher Shot Dead in Moscow

Sergey Sladkov, the Director General of Osher, a Russian-Jewish business club, was found dead in Moscow this morning, LifeNews, a Russian news website, reported on...

September 17, 2014 11:36 am
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Swedish Comedian Confronts His Country’s ‘Anti-Semitic’ Media

In early August, Swedish-Jewish writer and comedian Aron Flam took a call from Aftonbladet, one of Sweden's largest newspapers - "Hello?" he asked. The...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about...

Features

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

Toward a Judaism of Resistance

Beat your plowshares into swords, and your pruninghooks into spears: let the weak say, I am strong. -- Joel 4:10 My first...

‘Fauda’ Creators Talk BDS, Critics, and Whether There Will Ever Be Peace

When Lior Raz and Avi Issacharoff pitched their TV series about an undercover...

World

South Korea, US to Announce Suspension of Major Military Drills This Week

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of "large-scale" military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to...

Israel

Israel Launches More Air Strikes Against Incendiary-Balloon Launchers in Ga...

The Israeli military on Sunday continued its effort to thwart ongoing cross-border kite bomb and incendiary balloon attacks being conducted...

Middle East

Turkey Says Its Airstrikes Kill 26 Kurdish Militants in Northern Iraq

The Turkish military said on Friday airstrikes its forces carried out killed 26 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants in northern Iraq's Qandil mountain region on June 12, the state-run news...

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