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ARTICLES BY: Sean Savage / JNS.org

August 17, 2018 7:04 am

As Anti-Israel Threats Emerge, Students Get Crash Course on Changing Campus Environment

JNS.org - For most college students, summer is an opportunity to travel, hang out with friends, or land an exciting internship. But for more than...

August 1, 2018 9:55 am

Legislation Aims to Make US Aid to Palestinian Refugee Agency Contingent on Reform

JNS.org - New legislation introduced in Congress recently is seeking to make American aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNWRA)—the UN refugee...

July 16, 2018 11:56 am

Ireland, Boycotts, and Israeli ‘Settlement’ Products

JNS.org - Ireland’s Senate approved legislation last week to boycott products made in Israeli settlements. The move to ban such products -- the first by a...

June 14, 2018 2:34 pm

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

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel for using “excessive force” against the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip in...

May 16, 2018 10:14 am

Qatar Seeks Ownership in Trump-Supporting ‘Newsmax’

JNS.org - The Qatari government is seeking to acquire a $90 million stake in the conservative media outlet Newsmax, which is owned by US President Donald Trump’s...

May 9, 2018 9:36 am

Critics and Supporters of Iran Deal Urge Both Caution and Optimism After Trump Announcement

JNS.org - Reactions from American Jewish and pro-Israel groups poured in following Donald Trump’s decision on Tuesday afternoon to withdraw the United States from the 2015...

March 29, 2018 10:36 am

Egypt’s Sisi Outlaws Opposition Ahead of ‘Elections,’ Is Poised for Second Term

JNS.org - Once the most dominant country in the Arab world, recent economic and security challenges have led Egypt to be eclipsed in power by the...

March 21, 2018 10:07 am

Taylor Force’s Father Becomes an Advocate for ‘Right Vs. Wrong’

JNS.org - Stuart Force never imagined that he would spend his retirement traveling across the United States, and knocking on doors on Capitol Hill. But that...

March 20, 2018 11:32 am

Taylor Force Act Hits Snag in Senate, as Pro-Israel Groups Urge Passage

JNS.org - Amid never-ending speculation over the release of President Donald Trump’s anticipated Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, a major piece of legislation making its way through Congress...

March 14, 2018 11:06 am

Trump Cites Iran Deal in Tillerson Firing, While Moving Iran Hawk Pompeo Into State

JNS.org - President Donald Trump fired US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday, while announcing that CIA Director Mike Pompeo would replace Tillerson at the...

February 14, 2018 9:33 am

Israel Advocates Defend Arizona’s Anti-BDS Law Following Setback in Kansas

JNS.org - During the last few years, more than 20 US states have targeted the BDS movement with legislation aimed at preventing state entities from doing...

February 7, 2018 4:09 pm

Ireland: The Most Anti-Israel Country in Europe?

JNS.org - The Irish and Jewish people share a common history of both suffering cruel persecution, and achieving national redemption against immeasurable odds. But today, modern...

January 31, 2018 3:53 pm

Jewish, Christian Leaders Visit Guatemala to Affirm Central American Nation’s ‘Courageous Act’ on Jerusalem

JNS.org - In the wake of Guatemala’s decision to relocate its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem following President Donald Trump’s historic announcement of the same policy in...

January 15, 2018 1:58 pm

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity

JNS.org - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for the religion in recent years....


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...


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...


As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...


Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...