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ARTICLES BY: Evelyn Gordon / JNS.org


March 30, 2018 11:02 am
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Use UNRWA’s Financial Crisis to End Its Shameful Apartheid System

JNS.org - UNRWA -- the United Nations agency tasked with caring for Palestinian refugees and their descendants in perpetuity -- is facing what it terms its worst financial...

March 15, 2018 3:55 pm
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Understanding Israel’s Love Affair With Trump

JNS.org – Bipartisanship was the watchword at last week’s AIPAC conference, but it’s no secret that pro-Israel Democrats have trouble swallowing Israelis’ enthusiasm for President Donald Trump,...

March 1, 2018 1:09 pm
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Netanyahu Supporters Defiant Amid Corruption Charges

JNS.org - Some recent polls show that if Israel held elections today, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud Party would likely win again, despite police...

Culture

Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...

Features

A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...

World

Trump Defends Supreme Court Nominee as Accuser Faces Deadline

President Donald Trump on Wednesday stepped up his defense of his US Supreme Court nominee, saying it was hard to imagine Brett Kavanaugh committed a sexual assault and it would...

Israel

Israeli Police Thwart Arab Terrorism in Jerusalem on Yom Kippur

JNS.org - An attempted stabbing attack was thwarted on the night of Yom Kippur by Israeli police in Jerusalem. Just after the beginning of the holiday at 7 pm, a 26-year-old man...

Middle East

Russia, Turkey Still Working on Idlib Deal but Optimistic: UN

Russia and Turkey told a weekly meeting of the UN Syria humanitarian taskforce in Geneva on Thursday that they were still working out the details of their plan to avert...

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