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ARTICLES BY: Shiryn Solny / JNS.org

September 28, 2018 7:25 am

Entertainment Industry Group Works to Thwart the Cultural Efforts of BDS

JNS.org - Since its founding in 2005, the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has targeted Israeli universities, businesses, and cultural organizations. Most recently, its...

July 4, 2018 11:03 am

What’s Happening to New York’s Jewish Delis?

JNS.org - Leaving the iconic kosher delicatessen Ben’s Best in Queens, New York, diners recently made a point to wish owner Jay Parker the “best of luck”...

March 28, 2018 11:21 am

Breaking Down Decades of Barriers: The IDF Helps Wounded Syrians

JNS.org - Israel has a long history of providing humanitarian aid to civilians in countries all around the world -- including Haiti, Africa, Japan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Iraq,...

March 5, 2018 3:02 pm

Spaced Out: Exhibit Boldly Goes Where Jews Go — Into the Final Frontier

JNS.org - A new exhibition debuted in New York last week that explores the connection between Jews and something outside of our own world: outer space. At the...

January 29, 2018 2:11 pm

‘Touching History’: Holocaust-Era Artifacts Tell Story of Jewish Refugees in Shanghai

JNS.org - As the world marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day on January 27, a recently unveiled exhibit at a Holocaust museum in Brooklyn tells the largely untold...


NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins Donate Nearly $350K to Shooting Victims

The Pittsburgh Penguins donated nearly $350,000 Thursday to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh to benefit victims...


Antisemites to the Left of Me, Nazis to the Right: Stuck in the Middle With Jews

We enjoyed a wonderful 60-year run, we American Jews. The postwar boom of...

In Teaching English to Hebrew-Speaking Kids, Educators Learn Their Own Lessons

JNS.org - A teaching program dedicated to tackling the achievement gap in Israel...


Wisconsin School District Launches Investigation After Students Appear to M...

A school district in Wisconsin is launching an investigation after dozens of high school students were photographed making what appears...


Reports: Israeli Cyber Firm NSO In Talks to Buy Fifth Dimension

Israeli cyber surveillance company NSO Group is in talks to buy Fifth Dimension, a start-up chaired by former Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Benny Gantz, Israeli media reported on...

Middle East

Iranian Firms Dominate Baghdad Expo as Saudis Steer Clear

While Saudi Arabia courted Iraqi leaders behind closed doors at the weekend, its arch-foe Iran made a more public showing by turning out at the Baghdad International Fair, a shop...