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ARTICLES BY: Jonathan S. Tobin / JNS.org


February 18, 2018 12:00 pm
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Is San Francisco the Future of American Jewry?

JNS.org - A new population study on Jews in the United States paints a portrait of vibrancy and diversity, as well as disaffiliation and disaffection from Israel....

February 15, 2018 4:02 pm
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Bibi Isn’t Going Anywhere

JNS.org - Lack of faith in institutions, electoral math, and the absence of viable alternatives mean that Benjamin Netanyahu is going to remain prime minister for...

February 14, 2018 11:58 am
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Gaza Needs to Look in the Mirror for Its Problems

JNS.org - Gaza is broke. As Monday’s front-page New York Times feature explained at length, the conflict between the Gaza Strip’s Hamas overlords and the Fatah party...

February 9, 2018 3:56 pm
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The Case for Netanyahu

JNS.org - Israel’s police are recommending the indictment of the prime minister. But there’s less to the charges of corruption than his critics would have you...

February 8, 2018 9:36 am
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Why All the Silence on Syrian Refugees?

JNS.org - Palestinians, African migrants and even Dreamers now have everyone’s sympathy. Meanwhile, one of the great humanitarian crises of the century is unfolding in Syria,...

February 7, 2018 3:22 pm
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‘Outside-In’ Is Inside Out

JNS.org - Recent strikes in the Sinai are a reminder that Israel should never count on Arab states to guarantee its safety. It’s the other way around. We’re...

February 6, 2018 11:14 am
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Everyone Should Care About the Fate of Z Street

JNS.org - A small Zionist non-profit organization has prevailed against the US government. But, in my view, the battle it was forced to fight was an...

February 4, 2018 7:12 pm
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The UN Makes the Case for an Anti-BDS Law

JNS.org - If there were any doubt about the need for Congress to pass the Israel Anti-Boycott Act, it was erased this week -- when the United...

February 2, 2018 4:01 pm
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Why They Didn’t Stand for Jerusalem

JNS.org - Except in times of war or national emergency, foreign policy doesn’t usually get much attention during the State of the Union address and President Donald...

January 31, 2018 1:27 pm
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Jews and Poles Don’t Have to Be Enemies

JNS.org - Jews and Poles spent most of the first half of the 20th century at each other’s throats. Must they continue on the same destructive...

January 24, 2018 2:02 pm
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What Did You Hear When Pence Spoke to the Knesset?

JNS.org - In Monday’s New York Times, columnist Max Fisher treated Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Israel as just another expression of what he considers the...

January 22, 2018 1:58 pm
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Don’t Blame Trump for Abbas Rejecting Peace

JNS.org - Those who care about the Jewish state know that the Israeli people ardently desire achieving a lasting and true peace. But the pursuit of that...

January 12, 2018 9:34 am
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I Despise BDS — but Israel’s New BDS Ban Is a Big Mistake

JNS.org - The term “blacklist” is one that brings up memories of McCarthysim to most Americans. But those on a new Israeli “blacklist” -- who are...

January 5, 2018 10:26 am
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Threatening to Cut Palestinian Aid Is the Right Move

JNS.org - We didn’t need the publication of a new book to know that Donald Trump is an unconventional -- and, at times, inappropriate president. His...

Culture

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Actor David Schwimmer Bond Over Having Critical Jewish Mothers

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and actor David Schwimmer bonded on Friday over their shared...

Paul McCartney Wins Israel’s Prestigious Wolf Prize

JNS.org - Famed singer-songwriter and former Beatles bass guitarist Paul McCartney was announced as one of this year’s nine recipients of...

Features

Ebay: Israelis Are World’s Second-Largest Online Shoppers

JNS.org - Israel was the world’s second-largest online commerce consumer per capita in 2017 -- second only to China -- according to e-commerce giant eBay. Israelis bought products...

Couples Who Save Lives Together Form Lasting Bonds

JNS.org - While matchmaking is not something often considered a priority in the world of emergency medical services, a good number...

Federal Judge Strikes CAIR-Hamas Reference From San Diego Lawsuit

On Monday, a Federal judge partially granted a motion by San Diego's Unified School District (SDUSD) to strike references to the Council on American Islamic Relations'...

World

US Calls for Action to Halt Iran’s Growing ‘Network of Proxies&...

US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster called on Saturday for more forceful action to halt Iran's development of what he...

Israel

Israeli General Dismisses Iran’s Claim Jewish State’s Invincibility Is ...

A retired IDF general dismissed Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s claim on Sunday that the downing of an Israeli...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Welcomes Push for UN Action Against Iran on Missiles

Saudi Arabia on Sunday welcomed a draft United Nations resolution offered by Britain, the United States and France that would condemn Iran for failing to stop its ballistic missiles from...

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