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Michael Laitman is a Professor of Ontology, a PhD in Philosophy and Kabbalah, and an MSc in Medical Bio-Cybernetics. He was the prime disciple of Kabbalist, Rav Baruch Ashlag (the RABASH). Prof. Laitman has written over 40 books, translated into dozens of languages, and is the founder and president of the ARI Institute.

ARTICLES BY: Michael Laitman


March 12, 2017 7:30 am
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How Purim Can Help Us Navigate Today’s Political Reality

The social divide in America is violently escalating. The whirlwind of accusations between the political Left and Right continues to spiral downwards. We seem to be...

April 22, 2016 6:59 am
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Jews Must Unite to Defend the State of Israel

Just when you think that the reductio ad absurdum has reached its lowest point, it slides a little lower. The recent declaration by the United Nations Educational, Scientific...

March 8, 2016 7:25 am
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Being a Light Unto the Nations Is How to Fight Antisemitism at Oberlin and Elsewhere

When someone says, “Muslims are…” or “Blacks are…,” that person is immediately categorized as an Islamophobe or a racist. But when someone says, “Jews are…”...

February 23, 2016 11:18 am
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Why Israel Can Never Truly Separate From the Palestinians

Two weeks ago, the Israeli Labor Party unanimously approved opposition leader Isaac Herzog’s plan for separating from the Palestinians. Herzog believes this is the best way to...

January 27, 2016 7:35 am
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Jewish Unity Could Truly Help the World on Holocaust Remembrance Day

UNESCO’s page announcing this year’s International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, which occurs on January 27, states that it was established … to...

January 4, 2016 3:08 am
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Why the World Blames Israel for ISIS and All Other Problems

ISIS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi recently turned his threats towards Israel. In the war against ISIS, while other countries are perceived as victims of radical Islam,...

December 25, 2015 5:12 am
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Clearing up the Myths of Antisemitism

The time has come to clear up some misconceptions about antisemitism. 1) What is antisemitism, and what isn't it? Antisemitism is not about religious disputes. The Holocaust had...

December 7, 2015 7:20 am
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To Defeat ISIS, We Must Call Young People to a Greater Purpose

The Maccabee war of our time is happening right now. It is a war over the values that will dominate our world. Only the connection between us...

November 18, 2015 7:33 am
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Despite the World’s Hatred, Jews Must Seek Internal Unity to Spread Light

As of this week, Israeli products will be marked with a special tag. The official claim against us is that Israel is an occupying country,...

October 29, 2015 6:34 am
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Jewish Unity Is the Answer to Israel’s Troubles

I live in Israel, and most everyone I know there is busy trying to make sense of an insane situation. It’s not that anyone is...

September 18, 2015 3:50 am
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As We Start a New Year, We Must Strive for Unity

The Times of Israel recently reported that Iranian leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei declared that “Israel will not survive the next 25 years.” Just hours later, that same paper posted...

September 11, 2015 4:28 am
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Rosh Hashanah: The Beginning of Change

Rosh Hashanah could not be coming at a better time this year. With the American Jewish community being torn between support and rejection of the Iran deal, the growing...

August 11, 2015 9:44 am
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Hate Crimes in Israel Must Be Held to a Higher Standard

The recent hate crimes perpetrated by Israeli Jews against Jews and Arabs have opened a bleeding wound in Israeli society. It is not the first time that Israelis have...

July 26, 2015 4:19 pm
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Unity is the Only Solution to Antisemitism and Anti-Zionism

While Israeli politicians are zigzagging between a unity government and mutual smearing, and while tycoons are scrambling to exploit the offshore gas troves, the rest...

Culture

Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in...

Jewish Professor and Poet Discusses His New Book of Poetry

Baruch November is a professor of English at Touro College in Manhattan. His poems have appeared in The Forward, The...

‘Today’ Show Anchor Savannah Guthrie Takes Helicopter Tour of ‘Magical’ Israel

"Today" show co-anchor Savannah Guthrie recently took a helicopter tour...

Features

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...

Israel

‘The Palestinians Led to the Downfall of the Left,’ Says Former Israeli...

JNS.org -  “Last week we received more proof that there is strong movement [in Israel] toward the extreme right, and...

Middle East

Turkey Arrests Suspected Spies for UAE, Probing Khashoggi Link

Turkey has arrested two intelligence operatives who confessed to spying on Arab nationals for the United Arab Emirates, and it is probing whether the arrival in Turkey of one of...

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