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Palestinians Share Responsibility for Jewish Refugees, Too

JNS.org - Not long ago, I heard emeritus professor of Tel Aviv University Asher Susser give a talk on the Israel-Palestinian conflict. He came...

March 25, 2019 10:33 am

A Perfect Match: llhan Omar Speaks at CAIR Fundraiser

It might seem natural for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)'s Los Angeles chapter to invite Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) to speak at a fundraising dinner. CAIR is predominantly a conservative Sunni-run political organization, and Omar...

The Democratic Party Fails to Condemn Antisemitic Democrats

Perhaps the most remarkable and disquieting aspect of the revelation that 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders is employing three senior advisers with records of involvement in antisemitic incidents is the disinterest it has...

J’accuse — France’s Antisemitism Problem

“Happy like a Jew in France.” This slogan was once the refrain of many persecuted Jewish communities in Europe, who saw the French nation as a haven for the “people of the book.” France was the...

March 25, 2019 9:17 am

Is Trump’s Approach to Iran and North Korea the Best Approach?

President Donald Trump’s currently failing “maximum pressure” approach to Iran, as well as North Korea,...

March 25, 2019 9:05 am

After Trump’s Worrying Moves, America’s Asian Allies Should Adjust Their Security Policies

For many years, the cost of the  deployment of US forces in South Korea and...

March 24, 2019 2:08 pm

Why J Street’s ‘Birthwrong’ Trip Might Actually Be a Good Idea

JNS.org - J Street thinks that Birthright Israel trips are too pro-Israel. So it has announced...

March 24, 2019 2:00 pm

IDF Investigator Vows to Leave No Deceased Soldier Behind

JNS.org - Four decades after they vanished without a trace in the battles of Israel’s...

March 24, 2019 1:16 pm

Coptic Analyst Offers Warning to Jews (and Christians) About Potential Attacks in Wake of New Zealand Shooting

Jews and Christians living in the West, and Europe especially, need to increase their vigilance...

March 25, 2019 10:33 am

Palestinians Share Responsibility for Jewish Refugees, Too

JNS.org - Not long ago, I heard emeritus professor of Tel Aviv University Asher Susser give a talk on the Israel-Palestinian conflict. He came to...

March 25, 2019 10:19 am

A Perfect Match: llhan Omar Speaks at CAIR Fundraiser

It might seem natural for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)'s Los Angeles chapter to invite Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) to speak at a fundraising...

March 25, 2019 9:39 am

The Democratic Party Fails to Condemn Antisemitic Democrats

Perhaps the most remarkable and disquieting aspect of the revelation that 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders is employing three senior advisers with records...

March 25, 2019 9:26 am

J’accuse — France’s Antisemitism Problem

“Happy like a Jew in France.” This slogan was once the refrain of many persecuted Jewish communities in Europe, who saw the French nation as a...

March 25, 2019 9:17 am

Is Trump’s Approach to Iran and North Korea the Best Approach?

President Donald Trump’s currently failing “maximum pressure” approach to Iran, as well as North Korea, begs the question what his true objectives are and what...

March 25, 2019 9:05 am

After Trump’s Worrying Moves, America’s Asian Allies Should Adjust Their Security Policies

For many years, the cost of the  deployment of US forces in South Korea and Japan has been a key matter of discussion between Washington...

March 24, 2019 2:08 pm

Why J Street’s ‘Birthwrong’ Trip Might Actually Be a Good Idea

JNS.org - J Street thinks that Birthright Israel trips are too pro-Israel. So it has announced that it is launching some trips of its own. Perhaps...

March 24, 2019 2:00 pm

IDF Investigator Vows to Leave No Deceased Soldier Behind

JNS.org - Four decades after they vanished without a trace in the battles of Israel’s War of Independence, Maj. (res.) Sharon Maayan, a researcher in...

March 24, 2019 1:16 pm

Coptic Analyst Offers Warning to Jews (and Christians) About Potential Attacks in Wake of New Zealand Shooting

Jews and Christians living in the West, and Europe especially, need to increase their vigilance against jihadist violence in the aftermath of the murder of...

March 24, 2019 12:59 pm

President Trump’s Purim Gift

President Trump’s stunning and, for many Israelis, long overdue and welcome announcement that “it is time for the United States to fully recognize Israel’s sovereignty...

March 24, 2019 9:36 am

Anti-Israel Hate and the Blood Libel

On March 22, 1144, in Norwich, England, Jews were first accused of killing a Christian child because, it was claimed, they needed its blood for...

March 22, 2019 11:32 am

Israeli and Diaspora Jews Are More United Than We Think

JNS.org - In recent months, some Jewish community leaders and pundits have been sounding an alarm about a rift developing between American and Israeli Jews....

March 22, 2019 11:24 am

Rashida Tlaib Lies About Her Grandmother So She Can Blame Israel

JNS.org - Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) has a lot of “firsts” to her credit. She is the first Palestinian Arab elected to the US Congress....

March 22, 2019 11:16 am

Rose Schneiderman Fought for American Labor Rights — and Zionism

All of four feet, ten inches tall -- with a full head of red hair and a fiery oratorical style -- Rose Schneiderman was a...

Culture

Patriots Owner Kraft Apologizes in First Statement Since Charges

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft apologized on Saturday in his first public statement since he was charged for soliciting...

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Give Hamentashen to White House Reporters for Purim

Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner gave hamentashen to White House reporters on Wednesday for...

Features

Albert Einstein’s Brilliance, Humor, and Literal Connection to Israel

JNS.org - One thing is for sure: While the writing on the pages...

Jewish Singer Uses Music to Get Through a Rocky Road

In the age of streaming music, releasing an album with 21 songs might not be the best business move. Giving...

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

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

Middle East

Sources: Royal Adviser Fired Over Khashoggi Murder Absent From Saudi Trial

A Saudi royal adviser fired over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is not among the 11 suspects on trial at secretive hearings in Riyadh despite Saudi pledges to bring...

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