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Opinion

February 24, 2017 8:45 am

New York Times Promotes Myth That Jews Oppose Organ Donation

The first paragraph of a New York Times opinion piece inaccurately portrays Judaism as opposed to organ donation. The Times article, by Ariana Tobin, an “engagement...

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February 24, 2017 8:39 am

A White House Initiative to Defeat Radical Islam

Who is the enemy? It's been more than 15 years since 9/11, and still this fundamental question rattles around. Prominent answers have included evil-doers, violent extremists, terrorists, Muslims and Islamists. As an example of how not to answer this question, the Obama...

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February 24, 2017 8:34 am

70 Years Later, Still No Answers on the Holocaust

I’ve listened to the stories of Holocaust survivors, studied the history, and read many books about what happened 70 years ago. But for me, the learning never stops. Therefore, I felt the need to visit a few...


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February 24, 2017 8:28 am

Why Do We Allow the Palestinians to Pay Terrorists?

On March 8, 2016, Taylor Force, a 28-year-old West Point graduate and veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan, was visiting Israel with members of his graduate class from Vanderbilt University when a Palestinian terrorist attacked civilians...

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February 24, 2017 8:24 am

Terrorist Appointed as Mahmoud Abbas’ Deputy, But the World Stays Silent

On February 15, Fatah appointed Mahmoud Al-Aloul as a deputy and possible successor to PA President Mahmoud Abbas: Unfortunately, just like Abbas, Mr. Al-Aloul is a terrorist who has condoned violence against Israelis. And unsurprisingly, the global media -- which seems uninterested...

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February 24, 2017 8:05 am

‘Moderate’ Muslim Brotherhood Mourns Terrorist’s Death

Glowing eulogies for Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman by the Muslim Brotherhood and its followers have...

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February 24, 2017 7:58 am

College Campuses and the Absurdity of Antisemitism

As the UN Security Council once more turns to its obsession with bashing Israel (as US...

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February 24, 2017 7:28 am

‘Palestine’: Who Has Moral High Ground?

"Even if the Palestinians agree that their state have no army or weapons, who can...

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February 23, 2017 2:30 pm

Where Do We Go From Here?

Last Wednesday at the White House, we watched what some called the funeral of the "two-state...

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February 23, 2017 9:04 am

Toys — and the Torah — Require Questions and Imagination

One of the most unique talents that human beings are blessed with is the faculty...

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February 23, 2017 9:01 am

Convicted Killer of Israelis Finds Friends on the Radical Jewish Left

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist who murdered two Hebrew University of Jerusalem students has found a...

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February 23, 2017 8:54 am

Media and Politicians Overhype Chances of Israeli-Arab Regional Deal, Experts Say

JNS.org - According to experts, the chances of a formal peace agreement between Israel and the...

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February 22, 2017 12:33 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Israel Does Not Cause Antisemitism

In a recent letter to the New York Times, the current Earl of Balfour, Roderick...

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February 22, 2017 7:58 am

Iran’s Leader Urges Palestinians to Launch Violent Uprising

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is urging Palestinians to launch another violent "intifada" targeting...

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February 22, 2017 7:54 am

It’s Time to Sack the ‘Two-State Solution’

“The president is committed to peace…. That’s as far as I want to go on that,”...

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February 22, 2017 7:35 am

Jewish Civil Rights Groups Ignore Member of the Tribe Who Was Discriminated Against

JNS.org -- What if you got fired for observing Passover? “Not possible in 21st-century America,” you confidently...

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February 22, 2017 7:31 am

Why Did David Friedman Cave on His Prior Views of Israel?

Golda Meir, Rabbi Meir Kahane and Louis Brandeis -- true-to-life American Zionists -- must be spinning in their graves....

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February 21, 2017 1:56 pm

New York Times Hypes Australia Opposition to Netanyahu Visit

Before Prime Minister Netanyahu even begins his visit to Australia, the New York Times is...

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February 21, 2017 9:47 am

Alternative Facts and Post-Truth Are Dangerous for Jews

In recent years, "alternative facts" and "post-truth" have become very fashionable terms. But for approximately 2,000...

Culture

Finding ‘The Lost Book of Moses’

The Lost Book of Moses is an account of author Chanan Tigay’s exhaustive search for the whereabouts and authenticity of the...

TripAdvisor Ranks Eilat Hotel Best in Middle East, 25th Worldwide

A luxury hotel in the southern Israeli resort town of Eilat was ranked first in the region and 25th internationally by a...

Features

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

World

Trump: Two-State Solution Preferable, But Up to Israel, Palestinians to Dec...

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he likes the concept of a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict, expressing...

Israel

Israel Denies Visas to Staff Members of ‘Extreme, Hostile’ NGO ...

Israel is refusing to issue visas to the international staff of one of the most prominent international human rights NGOs...

Middle East

Iranian President Rouhani, Touted in West as ‘Moderate,’ Calls ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani -- touted by many in the West as a “moderate” -- hailed on Wednesday the “tireless...

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