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‘Shtisel’ Shares First Official Photos From Season 3 as Production Continues in Israel Under COVID-19 Restrictions

The production company behind the popular Israeli series "Shtisel" shared on Wednesday the first official photos from the show's third season, which is currently...

August 6, 2020 2:08 pm

YouTube Deletes British Rapper Wiley’s Channel for ‘Repeated Violations’

JNS.org - YouTube has removed the official channel of the British rapper Wiley after he posted antisemitic remarks recently on social media. A spokesperson told The Jerusalem Post that “following repeated violations, YouTube has terminated Wiley’s channels from our...

Netflix’s ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Accused of Promoting Antisemitic Stereotypes by Continuing to Feature Yiddish-Speaking Villain

A show on Netflix is being criticized for continuing to feature a Yiddish-speaking villain in its recently-released second season. “The Umbrella Academy," starring Ellen Page, follows a family of adopted sibling superheroes who reunite to save...

Former NFL Running Back Blames ‘Jewish Cabal’ for Abuses in World

JNS.org - Former NFL star running back Larry Johnson has posted a series of antisemitic tweets, one of which blamed “the Jewish cabal” for human trafficking, sex trafficking, pedophilia, ritualistic child torture, perversion [and] human...

August 4, 2020 1:24 pm

Nazi-Hunting Drama ‘Hunters’ Renewed for Second Season by Amazon

"Hunters," a series starring Al Pacino about a group of Nazi hunters, was renewed for a...

August 3, 2020 3:24 pm

Seth Rogen Accuses Jewish Agency Chief of ‘Misrepresenting’ Call, Amid Ongoing Furor Over Israel Remarks

Jewish Agency Chairman Isaac Herzog spoke with Seth Rogen over the weekend, amid the ongoing...

August 2, 2020 8:33 pm

700 Members of British Music Industry Sign Open Letter Vowing to ‘Wipe Out’ All Forms of Racism

More than 700 music industry leaders in the United Kingdom committed to combating racism in...

July 31, 2020 1:39 pm

Nick Cannon Observes Tisha B’Av Fast With Meditation, Prayer and Learning About Antisemitism

Media personality Nick Cannon shared on social media that he had observed the Tisha B'Av...

July 30, 2020 1:54 pm

Top UK Jewish Group Lambasts Publication for ‘Amplifying’ Rapper Wiley’s Antisemitic Tropes in New Interview

The Board of Deputies of British Jews criticized the UK Black newspaper The Voice on...

August 6, 2020 2:08 pm

‘Shtisel’ Shares First Official Photos From Season 3 as Production Continues in Israel Under COVID-19 Restrictions

The production company behind the popular Israeli series "Shtisel" shared on Wednesday the first official photos from the show's third season, which is currently filming...

August 6, 2020 9:16 am

YouTube Deletes British Rapper Wiley’s Channel for ‘Repeated Violations’

JNS.org - YouTube has removed the official channel of the British rapper Wiley after he posted antisemitic remarks recently on social media. A spokesperson told The Jerusalem Post that...

August 5, 2020 2:28 pm

Netflix’s ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Accused of Promoting Antisemitic Stereotypes by Continuing to Feature Yiddish-Speaking Villain

A show on Netflix is being criticized for continuing to feature a Yiddish-speaking villain in its recently-released second season. “The Umbrella Academy," starring Ellen Page, follows...

August 5, 2020 9:12 am

Former NFL Running Back Blames ‘Jewish Cabal’ for Abuses in World

JNS.org - Former NFL star running back Larry Johnson has posted a series of antisemitic tweets, one of which blamed “the Jewish cabal” for human...

August 4, 2020 1:24 pm

Nazi-Hunting Drama ‘Hunters’ Renewed for Second Season by Amazon

"Hunters," a series starring Al Pacino about a group of Nazi hunters, was renewed for a second season by Amazon Studios, Variety reported on Monday. The drama,...

August 3, 2020 3:24 pm

Seth Rogen Accuses Jewish Agency Chief of ‘Misrepresenting’ Call, Amid Ongoing Furor Over Israel Remarks

Jewish Agency Chairman Isaac Herzog spoke with Seth Rogen over the weekend, amid the ongoing furor over the controversial remarks about Israel the Canadian Jewish...

August 2, 2020 8:33 pm

700 Members of British Music Industry Sign Open Letter Vowing to ‘Wipe Out’ All Forms of Racism

More than 700 music industry leaders in the United Kingdom committed to combating racism in an open letter on Saturday that cited incidents of anti-Jewish...

July 31, 2020 1:39 pm

Nick Cannon Observes Tisha B’Av Fast With Meditation, Prayer and Learning About Antisemitism

Media personality Nick Cannon shared on social media that he had observed the Tisha B'Av fast on Thursday, marking the saddest day on the Jewish...

July 30, 2020 1:54 pm

Top UK Jewish Group Lambasts Publication for ‘Amplifying’ Rapper Wiley’s Antisemitic Tropes in New Interview

The Board of Deputies of British Jews criticized the UK Black newspaper The Voice on Thursday for not only publishing an interview with antisemitic rapper...

July 29, 2020 12:38 pm

Jewish Actor Seth Rogen Asserts Existence of Israel ‘Makes No Sense’

Canadian Jewish actor and comedian Seth Rogen is receiving backlash for comments he made about Israel on Monday while appearing as a guest on the...

July 28, 2020 1:52 pm

Outrage Continues to Grow Over British Rapper’s Antisemitic Rant

The fallout from a British rapper’s recent antisemitic rant continued on Tuesday, with Jewish organizations boycotting Twitter and Instagram for a second straight day; the...

July 28, 2020 1:28 pm

Israeli Actress Shira Haas Gets Emmy Nomination for Role in Netflix Hit ‘Unorthodox’

Israeli actress Shira Haas was nominated for an Emmy Award on Tuesday for her performance in the Netflix hit "Unorthodox." Haas was nominated for Best Actress...

July 28, 2020 1:08 pm

In Call With Jewish Leader, Rapper Ice Cube Condemns Antisemitism

The president of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), Morton Klein, revealed on Twitter on Monday that he had engaged in a lengthy talk with...

July 28, 2020 9:12 am

Rapper Jay Electronica Calls Rabbi a ‘Coward’ and ‘Devil’

JNS.org - Rapper Jay Electronica called Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean and director of global social action of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, a “coward” and...

Opinion

China’s Effect: A Global NATO

A shift is taking place in global military thinking. NATO, arguably the most successful military alliance in history, is slowly...

Rabbi Steinsaltz, Jerusalem, and Zionism

Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, who passed away on August 7 in Jerusalem at the age of 83, was a rabbi in...

Israel’s War of Attrition Is Potently Relevant Today

Last week marked the 50th anniversary of the end of Israel’s least remembered conflict -- the “forgotten war” -- but...

Features

Young Global Jewry at Forefront of Fight Against COVID-19

Masa Israel Journey, a leader in immersive international experiences in Israel founded by the Jewish Agency and government of Israel,...

Checking in on COVID-19 and Jewish Seniors

JNS.org - As America’s battle with the novel coronavirus has raged on, America’s Jewish community has suffered its share of...

Celebrating the Banai Family and the History of Israel in Jerusalem

JNS.org - Museums are in crisis all over the world due to the...

World

Muslim Kazakhstan Adds Grave of Rabbi Levi Yitzchak Schneerson to Heritage ...

JNS.org - The US Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad recognized Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and former present...

Israel

Netanyahu: High Court Ruling Against Demolition of Terrorist’s Home a ‘...

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticized the High Court of Justice on Monday over its ruling to halt...

Middle East

Is Iran Being Hit By Sabotage?

JNS.org - A mysterious string of fires and explosions at military and industrial sites across Iran in recent weeks has led to wide speculation over whether these incidents are mere...

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