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The Top 100 People Positively Influencing Jewish Life, 2014 (INTRODUCTION)

The Algemeiner Jewish 100 List, 2014 In honor of The Algemeiner Journal's 2nd Annual Gala, we are delighted to unveil the second Algemeiner Jewish...

February 5, 2015 1:36 pm

The Top 100 People Positively Influencing Jewish Life (INTRODUCTION)

The Algemeiner Jewish 100 List 2013 In honor of The Algemeiner's 40th Anniversary Gala, we are delighted to unveil the inaugural list of the Algemeiner Jewish 100 - the top one hundred...

Terror While You Were Asleep

While you were asleep, dozens of rockets pounded Israel's southern cities. While you were asleep, parents hurried children into bomb shelters, - a fire of dread and fear burning in their eyes. While you were asleep, humanity...

A Wake-up Call for Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Office

Thankfully, the unsavory allegations of harassment against the former Director General of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) are behind us. But the fallout from further impending resignations and bitter infighting amongst key...

February 9, 2012 2:21 pm

The Injured Man Who Wasn’t and Agence France-Presse

If you're going for transparency, you can't do much better than an x-ray. The Agence-France Presse,...

February 2, 2012 3:38 pm

A Victory Over Bigotry at Friends Seminary

The Friends Seminary in New York, which made the God-awful mistake in judgment of twice...

February 2, 2012 2:48 pm

Remarkable Israel

Israel's military prowess - operational and technological alike - is renowned; but the Jewish state,...

February 1, 2012 5:13 pm

Russia: Syria’s Big Brother at the United Nations

Gruesome and utterly predictable bloody developments in Syria, despite their horror, serve one positive purpose....

February 1, 2012 11:01 am

Documenting Palestinian Criminality

We are told, day after day, that Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas is a genuine...

February 5, 2015 1:36 pm

The Top 100 People Positively Influencing Jewish Life, 2014 (INTRODUCTION)

The Algemeiner Jewish 100 List, 2014 In honor of The Algemeiner Journal's 2nd Annual Gala, we are delighted to unveil the second Algemeiner Jewish 100...

April 25, 2013 7:33 am

The Top 100 People Positively Influencing Jewish Life (INTRODUCTION)

The Algemeiner Jewish 100 List 2013 In honor of The Algemeiner's 40th Anniversary Gala, we are delighted to unveil the inaugural list of...

March 15, 2012 1:01 pm

Terror While You Were Asleep

While you were asleep, dozens of rockets pounded Israel's southern cities. While you were asleep, parents hurried children into bomb shelters, - a fire of dread...

March 1, 2012 12:13 pm

A Wake-up Call for Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Office

Thankfully, the unsavory allegations of harassment against the former Director General of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) are behind us. But the fallout...

February 9, 2012 2:21 pm

The Injured Man Who Wasn’t and Agence France-Presse

If you're going for transparency, you can't do much better than an x-ray. The Agence-France Presse, an international news service, claims there are x-rays that...

February 2, 2012 3:38 pm

A Victory Over Bigotry at Friends Seminary

The Friends Seminary in New York, which made the God-awful mistake in judgment of twice inviting Gilad Atzmon to meet with its students, has now...

February 2, 2012 2:48 pm

Remarkable Israel

Israel's military prowess - operational and technological alike - is renowned; but the Jewish state, population 7.7 million, is no less impressive in other areas...

February 1, 2012 5:13 pm

Russia: Syria’s Big Brother at the United Nations

Gruesome and utterly predictable bloody developments in Syria, despite their horror, serve one positive purpose. Anyone willing to consider a Ron Paul-like world where America...

February 1, 2012 11:01 am

Documenting Palestinian Criminality

We are told, day after day, that Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas is a genuine moderate committed to achieving a peace settlement with Israel. In...

January 24, 2012 12:01 am

Don’t Ignore Electoral Fraud in Egypt

When Egypt's Lower House convened on Jan. 23, Islamists held 360 out of its 498 seats, or 72 percent. This astounding figure, however, reflects...

January 6, 2012 9:47 am

Why Anti-Semitism Is Moving Toward the Mainstream

For the first time since the end of World War II, classic anti-Semitic tropes—"the Jews" control the world and are to blame for...

February 18, 2011 10:51 am

A Bold New Peace Initiative

From the latest tremors rippling through the Middle East you get the sense that we are living in historical times, and we are in the...

February 9, 2011 10:49 am

Democracies Dancing with the Devil

The continuing chaos that has drawn all eyes to Egypt, has led many to pontificate the flaws of democracy. More specifically called into question, is...

February 4, 2011 1:03 pm

Middle East in Turmoil; The World Is Not Flat

Few articles about the uprising in Egypt were more infuriating than Thomas Friedman's column in this week's New York Times. Titled B.E., Before Egypt. A.E.,...

Culture

Gal Gadot Shows Solidarity With Israeli Women Protesting Domestic Violence in Nationwide Strike

Israeli actress Gal Gadot expressed support for the thousands of women across Israel...

Non-Jewish Kids Reveal They Know Little About Hanukkah on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

A new segment featured Monday on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" showcased children...

The Man Who Walked Every Street of New York City

If a New Yorker tells you to go take a walk, usually you’ve done something wrong. But not Matt Green....

Features

Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufacturer Drops the OU

JNS.org - Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally-distributed bread and...

Why Should We Light the Menorah With Olive Oil?

Below is an excerpt from the book The Light That Unites: A Chanukah Companion (OU Press) by Aaron Goldscheider. There are...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his...

World

Jewish Groups Welcome Chilean Government Decision to Ban Municipal Boycotts...

Top Jewish groups have welcomed a Chilean government decision made earlier this week to ban municipalities across the country from...

Middle East

Iran Arrests 10 Suspects in Suicide Bombing That Killed Two

Iranian security forces have detained 10 people suspected of links to a suicide car bomb attack this week that killed at least two policemen, police chief Hossein Ashtari said on...

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