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Lebanon’s Miss Earth Contestant Says She ‘Will Finish What I Started’ After Being Stripped of Title for Taking Photo With Miss Israel

Lebanon's representative in the upcoming Miss Earth pageant was stripped of her title after she took a photograph with Miss Earth Israel leading up to the international competition...

October 18, 2018 4:54 pm

American Actress Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Jewish Prayer Book Up for Auction

JNS.org - A Jewish prayer book that belonged to American actress Marilyn Monroe has been put up for sale by a New York auction house. Monroe converted to Judaism in 1956, prior to marrying Jewish-American playwright Arthur...

‘Observance’: A Touching, Relevant Play About Modern Judaism

Tracey Goldblum wants her daughter to stop smoking marijuana, practice safe sex, and avoid punching men in the face. Her wishes come true when her child Gabby goes to study in Israel, but a shocking...

British Jews Congratulate Princess Meghan and Royal Family on Baby News

A Jewish group in the UK congratulated the royal family and the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan, on the news that she was expecting a baby with the Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry. The Board of Deputies...

October 14, 2018 11:47 am

New Zealand Activists Raise Funds for Palestinian Charity After Fine by Israeli Court

Two New Zealand anti-Israel activists have raised NZ$14,000 ($9,108.40) as of Sunday for charity after...

October 12, 2018 3:38 pm

NFL Player Gets Schooled About Jewish Food, Hebrew Slang

A NFL player recently accepted an invitation from a sports anchor to try Jewish food for...

October 8, 2018 12:28 pm

Jewish Actor William Shatner Talks About Facing a ‘Great Deal’ of Antisemitism as a Child

Jewish Canadian actor William Shatner opened up in a recent interview about being the target...

October 1, 2018 1:02 pm

Legendary French Singer Charles Aznavour, Whose Family Rescued Jews During the Holocaust, Dies at 94

Legendary French singer Charles Aznavour, whose family helped rescue Jews during the Holocaust, died on...

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...

October 18, 2018 4:54 pm

Lebanon’s Miss Earth Contestant Says She ‘Will Finish What I Started’ After Being Stripped of Title for Taking Photo With Miss Israel

Lebanon's representative in the upcoming Miss Earth pageant was stripped of her title after she took a photograph with Miss Earth Israel leading up to the international competition in...

October 17, 2018 9:52 am

American Actress Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Jewish Prayer Book Up for Auction

JNS.org - A Jewish prayer book that belonged to American actress Marilyn Monroe has been put up for sale by a New York auction house. Monroe converted...

October 17, 2018 9:31 am

‘Observance’: A Touching, Relevant Play About Modern Judaism

Tracey Goldblum wants her daughter to stop smoking marijuana, practice safe sex, and avoid punching men in the face. Her wishes come true when her...

October 15, 2018 2:18 pm

British Jews Congratulate Princess Meghan and Royal Family on Baby News

A Jewish group in the UK congratulated the royal family and the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan, on the news that she was expecting a baby...

October 14, 2018 11:47 am

New Zealand Activists Raise Funds for Palestinian Charity After Fine by Israeli Court

Two New Zealand anti-Israel activists have raised NZ$14,000 ($9,108.40) as of Sunday for charity after being fined by an Israeli court for their role in...

October 12, 2018 3:38 pm

NFL Player Gets Schooled About Jewish Food, Hebrew Slang

A NFL player recently accepted an invitation from a sports anchor to try Jewish food for the first time and learn about Jewish culture. Chicago Bears running...

October 8, 2018 12:28 pm

Jewish Actor William Shatner Talks About Facing a ‘Great Deal’ of Antisemitism as a Child

Jewish Canadian actor William Shatner opened up in a recent interview about being the target of antisemites during his childhood. The 87-year-old, who is best known...

October 1, 2018 1:02 pm

Legendary French Singer Charles Aznavour, Whose Family Rescued Jews During the Holocaust, Dies at 94

Legendary French singer Charles Aznavour, whose family helped rescue Jews during the Holocaust, died on Sunday at the age of 94. Aznavour, commonly referred to as...

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...

September 26, 2018 11:47 am

Gal Gadot to Play Herself in ‘Simpsons’ Season Premiere Episode

Israeli actress Gal Gadot will be one of several stars providing guest voices on the season 30 premiere of "The Simpsons," IndieWire reported on Tuesday. In the episode, titled “Bart’s...

September 18, 2018 6:22 am

Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a difficult question to grapple with, and more often than not, the parent tells...

September 17, 2018 11:14 am

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 one praying at the Western Wall, on Instagram on Saturday with a...

September 17, 2018 10:19 am

Gal Gadot Shows Support for Shiri Maimon Ahead of Israeli Singer’s ‘Chicago’ Broadway Debut

Israeli actress Gal Gadot expressed well wishes to Israeli singer Shiri Maimon last Thursday ahead of the latter's debut in the lead role in the...

September 14, 2018 12:28 pm

Viral Video Star Uses Shofar for Rendition of Missy Elliot Song on ‘Ellen DeGeneres Show’

A woman who became famous after a video of her performing a popular Missy Elliott rap song went viral over the summer used a shofar when she did...

Opinion

For Palestinians, Selling Land to a Jew Is Punishable by Death

After the barbaric story we have all followed of Jamal Khashoggi and his horrific murder at the hands of admitted...

American Islamic Group Preaches Tolerance, but Doesn’t Practice It

Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) leaders have a peculiar way of expressing their...

It’s Time to Break the Barriers to Researching Prison Radicalization

As more foreign fighters return from the ISIS battlefields to their home countries...

Features

The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...

World

‘One Less Holocaust Denier on This Earth:’ Robert Faurisson, No...

Robert Faurisson -- the French academic honored by the Iranian regime and convicted in France during a four decade-long career as...

Israel

Israel Arrests Palestinian Officials Suspected of Abduction

Israel has arrested two officials from the Palestinian Authority over suspicions they helped abduct a Palestinian resident of Jerusalem, their lawyers said on Sunday. The two men taken into custody by...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Has ‘No Intention’ of 1973 Oil Embargo Replay

Saudi Arabia has no intention of unleashing a 1973-style oil embargo on Western consumers and will isolate oil from politics, the Saudi energy minister said on Monday amid a worsening...

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