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Ex-NBA Player Lamar Odom Visits Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Gravesite With His Kids

Former NBA player Lamar Odom visited the gravesite of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, in New York on Thursday with his two children. Odom,...

July 19, 2019 10:38 am

New Trailer Released for Netflix Film About Mossad Operation to Smuggle Ethiopian Jews to Israel

A trailer was released on Tuesday for a new Netflix film about a Mossad operation to smuggle thousands of Ethiopian Jewish refugees to Israel that took place four decades ago. "The Red Sea Diving Resort," inspired...

HBO Releases Trailer for Series Based on Kidnapping, Murder of 3 Israeli Teens Before 2014 Gaza War

HBO released on Monday the first trailer for its new series "Our Boys," based on the events surrounding the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers by Hamas operatives, one of the events that led...

DC Suburb Reschedules Showing of Anti-Israel Film Narrated by Roger Waters

JNS.org - After postponing a screening of an anti-Israel documentary narrated by pro-BDS activist and former Pink Floyd member Roger Waters, the Maryland municipality of Takoma Park, a suburb of Washington, D.C., has rescheduled the showing...

July 15, 2019 3:34 pm

In This Los Angeles and New York Play, the Laughter Never Stops

If you want to laugh, I have the answer for you: see The Play That...

July 15, 2019 2:18 pm

Singer Pink Highlights Her Jewish Identity in Response to Criticism of Photo of Her Kids Running Through Berlin Holocaust Memorial

Pop singer Pink talked about her family's Jewish identity on Sunday while defending a photo...

July 14, 2019 8:05 pm

Kippah-Wearing Athlete Dedicates $25,000 Win on ‘Million Dollar Mile’ to ‘the Jewish People’

An Orthodox Jew from Florida who took home $25,000 after competing in the new CBS...

July 12, 2019 2:06 pm

Muslim Paramedic Tells Guests at Jewish Wedding in Israel How He Saved Bride’s Life After Car Crash

A Muslim paramedic who is part of a response unit for United Hatzalah shared a...

July 11, 2019 2:34 pm

‘I Told Them to F— Off’: Canadian-American Singer Paul Anka Talks About Fending Off BDS Pressure Ahead of Israel Concert

Legendary Canadian-American singer Paul Anka talked about receiving pressure not to perform in Israel ahead...

July 19, 2019 10:38 am

Ex-NBA Player Lamar Odom Visits Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Gravesite With His Kids

Former NBA player Lamar Odom visited the gravesite of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, in New York on Thursday with his two children. Odom, 39,...

July 17, 2019 11:56 am

New Trailer Released for Netflix Film About Mossad Operation to Smuggle Ethiopian Jews to Israel

A trailer was released on Tuesday for a new Netflix film about a Mossad operation to smuggle thousands of Ethiopian Jewish refugees to Israel that...

July 16, 2019 4:12 pm

HBO Releases Trailer for Series Based on Kidnapping, Murder of 3 Israeli Teens Before 2014 Gaza War

HBO released on Monday the first trailer for its new series "Our Boys," based on the events surrounding the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli...

July 16, 2019 10:21 am

DC Suburb Reschedules Showing of Anti-Israel Film Narrated by Roger Waters

JNS.org - After postponing a screening of an anti-Israel documentary narrated by pro-BDS activist and former Pink Floyd member Roger Waters, the Maryland municipality of Takoma...

July 15, 2019 3:34 pm

In This Los Angeles and New York Play, the Laughter Never Stops

If you want to laugh, I have the answer for you: see The Play That Goes Wrong, now running at Los Angeles' Ahmanson Theatre through...

July 15, 2019 2:18 pm

Singer Pink Highlights Her Jewish Identity in Response to Criticism of Photo of Her Kids Running Through Berlin Holocaust Memorial

Pop singer Pink talked about her family's Jewish identity on Sunday while defending a photo of her children running through Berlin's Holocaust Memorial. The "Walk Me...

July 14, 2019 8:05 pm

Kippah-Wearing Athlete Dedicates $25,000 Win on ‘Million Dollar Mile’ to ‘the Jewish People’

An Orthodox Jew from Florida who took home $25,000 after competing in the new CBS show "Million Dollar Mile" dedicated his win to his coreligionists...

July 12, 2019 2:06 pm

Muslim Paramedic Tells Guests at Jewish Wedding in Israel How He Saved Bride’s Life After Car Crash

A Muslim paramedic who is part of a response unit for United Hatzalah shared a story at a Jewish wedding in Israel last week about...

July 11, 2019 2:34 pm

‘I Told Them to F— Off’: Canadian-American Singer Paul Anka Talks About Fending Off BDS Pressure Ahead of Israel Concert

Legendary Canadian-American singer Paul Anka talked about receiving pressure not to perform in Israel ahead of his upcoming concert in Tel Aviv on Thursday. The "Diana"...

July 11, 2019 5:54 am

‘Other Story’ Film Hits Highs and Lows in Discussing the Orthodox World

Parents don’t always approve of who their children marry. But when they try to stop the wedding, things can get messy. That's the case in Avi...

July 10, 2019 9:43 am

Israeli National Baseball Team Takes First Step in Qualifying for 2020 Olympics

JNS.org - Israel’s national baseball team took its first step toward qualifying for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo over the weekend, winning the Confederation...

July 10, 2019 9:36 am

Rapper Nicki Minaj Pulls Out of Controversial Saudi Arabia Concert

US rapper Nicki Minaj said on Tuesday that she was pulling out of a planned concert in Saudi Arabia next week, citing her support for...

July 9, 2019 3:04 pm

Coldplay Lead Singer Chris Martin Visits Mixed Jewish-Arab Kindergartens in Israel

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin visited a network of mixed Jewish-Arab kindergartens in the Israeli city of Jaffa on Monday, i24 News reported. Footage aired on Channel...

July 8, 2019 2:26 pm

‘Disturbed’ Lead Singer David Draiman Slams ‘Unfair Amount of Unjustified Treatment’ Israel Faces From BDS Supporters

David Draiman, the Jewish lead singer of the rock band Disturbed, said Israel was facing "particular judgement and preferential boycotting that no other country in...

Opinion

AMIA 25 Years On: Insult, Injury and Argentina’s Upcoming Election

JNS.org - In 2006, Argentine government lawyers led by the federal prosecutor Alberto...

What Will History Say About Netanyahu?

JNS.org - The numbers are staggering, no matter how you count them. Whether you say 13 years and 128 days...

The New York Times Improves Its Iran Coverage — Up To a Point

Sometimes The New York Times responds to criticism with improvement. So it is — up to a point — with the...

Features

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

World

Pompeo Expresses Disappointment Over Turkey’s Acquisition of Russian ...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Turkey's Foreign Minister on Saturday and expressed disappointment over the country's acquisition...

Israel

An Israeli Scientist Paves the Way to Alzheimer’s Cure, One Algorithm at ...

CTech - When chemistry Nobel laureate Michael Levitt met his wife two years ago, he didn’t know it would lead...

Middle East

Iran Warns UK Against Escalating Tensions, Says Crew of Seized Ship Safe

Iran's ambassador to Britain warned against escalating tensions on Sunday as a UK official declined to rule out sanctions in response to Tehran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker. Britain has...

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