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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

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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