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Stephen M. Flatow is an attorney who lives in New Jersey. His daughter, Alisa, was killed in a Palestinian suicide bombing in 1995.

ARTICLES BY: Stephen M. Flatow / JNS.org

February 14, 2019 8:16 am

A Jewish Terror Victim Is Remembered, Thanks to the Killers’ Friends

JNS.org - Like most victims of Palestinian Arab terrorism, Avraham Bromberg would have been completely forgotten -- if not for the persistence of the murderer’s...

February 1, 2019 12:52 pm

Is the PA Really Against Terrorism?

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority (PA) last week removed a photo from the website of one of its ministries, because the photo showed a meeting...

January 16, 2019 9:28 am

The ‘Apartheid Road’ That Isn’t

JNS.org - “Segregated Highway Opens in West Bank,” The Washington Post headline blared recently. “Israel Opens ‘Apartheid Road’ in Occupied West Bank,” announced Al Jazeera. Apartheid?...

December 19, 2018 9:16 am

Israel, Australia, and Jerusalem

JNS.org - The Australian government has decided that Israel’s capital should be torn in half, resuming the apartheid-like status that prevailed the last time the Arabs...

December 13, 2018 9:06 am

Another New York Times Columnist Needs a History Lesson

JNS.org - New York Times op-ed columnist Michelle Goldberg has stirred quite a hornet’s nest with her recent article declaring that anti-Zionism is not antisemitic....

November 29, 2018 12:32 pm

Israel’s Humanity Is Repaid With Terror

JNS.org - Israel gives the Palestinian Arabs self-rule in large sections of Judea-Samaria, and they use it to promote terrorism. Israel releases Palestinian terrorists from prison...

November 16, 2018 10:36 am

Ireland, Colombia, and Israel: Not Birds of a Feather

JNS.org - Two former Irish government officials who visited Israel recently declared that they know the way to resolve the Israeli-Arab conflict: Both sides just...

November 12, 2018 11:35 am

The Truth About American Jews and Israel’s Borders

JNS.org - More than three-quarters of American Jews want Israel to be reduced to just miles wide -- narrower than Washington, DC or the Bronx. How can that...

November 5, 2018 9:53 am

The Palestinian Response to Pittsburgh: A Contrast in Societies

JNS.org - For friends of Israel, the scenes from Pittsburgh were all too familiar. Terrorist attacks on Israeli synagogues, yeshivahs, Passover seders, and other religious sites...

October 15, 2018 9:00 am

America Wouldn’t Let Her In, So Why Should Israel?

JNS.org - Some American pundits are slamming Israel for denying entry to Palestinian-American student Lara Alqasem. Perhaps they should take a look at America’s own...

October 9, 2018 9:47 am

No, Mr. President, Two States Won’t ‘Work Best’

JNS.org - How did Donald Trump go from “People have been talking about [the two-state solution] for so many years now; it so far hasn’t...

October 5, 2018 7:22 am

I Believe This Palestinian Teenager

JNS.org - Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian teenager jailed for assaulting an Israeli soldier, says that she supports violence against Jews and seeks the destruction of Israel. I...

September 21, 2018 7:18 am

More Aid for the Antisemite Abbas?

JNS.org - It was just four months ago that Palestinian Authority (PA) leader Mahmoud Abbas delivered a speech that even critics of Israel acknowledged was...

September 13, 2018 12:42 pm

Terror Organizations Are Not Welcome in Washington

JNS.org - The US government has cited a number of perfectly valid reasons for shutting down the Washington office of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), including the PLO’s...


Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...


Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program?

JNS.org - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football

JNS.org - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...


Hebrew University Distances Itself From Lecturer Who Said Palestinian Kids ...

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem distanced itself from a professor who claimed that the Israeli military was using Palestinian children...


UK and Israel Sign Post-Brexit Free Trade Deal

The United Kingdom and Israel finalized a post-Brexit free trade agreement on Monday. British Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox flew to Israel for the signing of the deal,...

Middle East

Netanyahu: Arab Countries Know Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Can’t Be ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Monday in Jerusalem with a visiting Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish...