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Jewish NFL Quarterback Josh Rosen Talks About Dealing With Antisemitic Slurs Since High School

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen spoke on Tuesday about being on the receiving end of antisemitic slurs ever since he was a Jewish teen. “I’ve...

June 20, 2018 1:07 pm

Kylie Jenner: ‘If You Don’t Like Matzo Balls I Can’t Be Your Friend’

Reality star Kylie Jenner shared her love of matzah ball soup on Monday night with her Instagram followers. The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star and makeup mogul posted on her Instagram "story" her process of...

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on tefillin, also known as phylacteries. The Instagram clip shows the Jewish dancer, with the help of a rabbi, putting on the set of small...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert by the Scottish band Young Fathers due to the group's support for the anti-Israel boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement. The festival, Ruhrtriennale, posted...

June 13, 2018 1:51 pm

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about peace at a...

June 12, 2018 4:28 pm

Eurovision Winner Netta Barzilai Tells Israel’s Boycotters: ‘Hate and Revenge Won’t Lead to Anything’

The winner of this year's Eurovision singing competition, Israel’s Netta Barzilai, has a message for those...

June 11, 2018 9:24 am

‘The Band’s Visit,’ Musical Set in Israel, Sweeps Tony Awards

"Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" won the Tony for best play on Sunday while...

June 8, 2018 12:34 pm

TV Host Andy Cohen Urges More Holocaust Education After Visit to Israel’s Yad Vashem

TV personality and producer Andy Cohen visited Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust museum and research center...

June 7, 2018 11:33 am

Trailer for ‘Operation Finale’ About Capture of Adolf Eichmann Features ‘Fauda’ Star Lior Raz, Ben Kingsley, and More

A trailer for the upcoming thriller "Operation Finale" debuted on Tuesday, telling the story of...

June 20, 2018 1:07 pm

Jewish NFL Quarterback Josh Rosen Talks About Dealing With Antisemitic Slurs Since High School

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen spoke on Tuesday about being on the receiving end of antisemitic slurs ever since he was a Jewish teen. “I’ve been...

June 19, 2018 10:04 am

Kylie Jenner: ‘If You Don’t Like Matzo Balls I Can’t Be Your Friend’

Reality star Kylie Jenner shared her love of matzah ball soup on Monday night with her Instagram followers. The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star and...

June 15, 2018 4:17 pm

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on tefillin, also known as phylacteries. The Instagram clip shows the Jewish dancer, with the...

June 14, 2018 2:38 pm

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert by the Scottish band Young Fathers due to the group's support for the...

June 13, 2018 1:51 pm

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about peace at a major Jewish gathering in Jerusalem this week. The beauty queens, who...

June 12, 2018 4:28 pm

Eurovision Winner Netta Barzilai Tells Israel’s Boycotters: ‘Hate and Revenge Won’t Lead to Anything’

The winner of this year's Eurovision singing competition, Israel’s Netta Barzilai, has a message for those supporting boycotts of the Jewish state. “Boycotting, hate and revenge won’t...

June 11, 2018 9:24 am

‘The Band’s Visit,’ Musical Set in Israel, Sweeps Tony Awards

"Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" won the Tony for best play on Sunday while "The Band's Visit" swept the musical categories with 10 wins,...

June 8, 2018 12:34 pm

TV Host Andy Cohen Urges More Holocaust Education After Visit to Israel’s Yad Vashem

TV personality and producer Andy Cohen visited Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust museum and research center on Wednesday. "This is my first visit to Yad Vashem," said the...

June 7, 2018 11:33 am

Trailer for ‘Operation Finale’ About Capture of Adolf Eichmann Features ‘Fauda’ Star Lior Raz, Ben Kingsley, and More

A trailer for the upcoming thriller "Operation Finale" debuted on Tuesday, telling the story of the Mossad's 1960 hunt for and successful capture of Nazi leader...

June 1, 2018 12:31 pm

New Maroon 5 Music Video Features Gal Gadot and Pro-Palestinian Activist Who Slammed Her IDF Support

Israeli actress Gal Gadot is featured in a new Maroon 5 music video, along with a slew of other female celebrities, including a pro-Palestinian blogger...

May 29, 2018 11:21 am

Shakira Hopes to Perform in Israel in Future, After Failing to Set Date for This Summer

The US-based entertainment company Live Nation confirmed on Monday that reports claiming Shakira would be performing in Israel this summer were false. Live Nation posted on Twitter,...

May 22, 2018 1:08 pm

Irish Singer Offers to Perform Next Year at Eurovision in Israel, Despite Boycott Push

Songstress Donna McCaul -- who once represented Ireland in the annual Eurovision contest -- has said she would be willing to perform on behalf of...

May 15, 2018 1:23 pm

Jewish Convert Jenna Jameson Zings Anti-Israel Activist Linda Sarsour Over Jerusalem Embassy Tweet

Jewish convert and former porn star Jenna Jameson confronted anti-Israel activist Linda Sarsour on Twitter on Monday after the latter commented negatively on the opening...

May 13, 2018 1:05 pm

Netanyahu Begins Cabinet Meeting With Chicken Dance, Congratulates Israeli Singer on Eurovision Win

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu began his weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday by acknowledging Israeli singer Netta Barzilai's win a day earlier in the 2018 Eurovision Song...

Opinion

Only the Weak Use Force and Coercion to Get Their Way

The Lord said to Moses and Aaron, "Since you did not have faith in Me to sanctify Me in the...

Telling the Truth About Hamas

Over the past few weeks, Gazans have sent hundreds of terror kites across the border with Israel, causing over 400 fires, destroying...

Features

Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

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

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

World

No Endemic Bias Against Israel At UN, Russian Foreign Minister Claims

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has adamantly denied that Israel is the target of bias and discrimination within the UN system. Speaking at a joint press conference on Thursday with visiting UN...

Israel

Israeli Company Wins First Prize of $100,000 in Counter-Terrorism Competiti...

JNS.org - An Israeli medical technology company won first prize in an international competition for startups developing anti-terrorism technology. CardioScale, a Ganei...

Middle East

Palestinian Baby Did Not Die From Gaza Border Clashes, Family Paid by Hamas...

JNS.org – A cousin of the 8-month-old baby, Laila al-Ghandour, whose Palestinian parents claim died of tear-gas inhalation during the...

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