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August 21, 2017 2:07 pm

New York Times Blames the Jews for Donald Trump

The New York Times is blaming the Jews for Donald Trump. That’s what I took away from two pieces in the newspaper over the weekend. The first...

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August 21, 2017 10:56 am

Syria Proves the World’s Moral Bankruptcy

Much has been written about Syria’s civil war -- but sadly the mounting death and destruction there has long since become mere statistics. The international community has grown comfortably numb to the horror, and the external players -- especially...

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August 21, 2017 10:24 am

The Fake Society That Gave Us a Fake President

More and more commentators, politicians on both sides of the aisle, and ordinary citizens are waking up to the fake presidency of Donald Trump. His election victory was no accident, nor was it engineered by him and his team. He was...


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August 20, 2017 8:12 pm

Judaism and the Solar Eclipse

There will be a solar eclipse on August 21, which will be visible across parts of the United States for the first time since 1918. Solar eclipses occur when the moon blocks the rays of the...

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August 20, 2017 8:00 pm

The Events of Charlottesville Are a ‘Shandeh’

It was a surreal moment. Approaching the Robert E. Lee Monument in the center of Charlottesville, Virginia, a young black woman -- Aliya -- joined her white friend Tom in placing a placard in front of the statue. The...

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August 20, 2017 1:48 pm

Is The New York Times Biased Against All Religions or Just Traditional Judaism?

Is the New York Times biased against all religions or just against traditional Judaism? What’s long...

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August 18, 2017 4:12 pm

Let’s Talk About Sex: The Aftermath of Charlottesville

JNS.org - The scene is Paris in the late 19th century. At a glittering ball, a...

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August 18, 2017 2:14 pm

Goodbye and Good Riddance to Rasmea Odeh

Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh is about to be deported to Jordan, after US District Judge Gershwin A. Drain formalized...

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August 18, 2017 2:12 pm

Is Trump Right? Should Statues of General Lee Stay?

As a non-American living in the United States, I found this week’s political hurricane quite...

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August 18, 2017 12:32 pm

Neo-Unilateralism – A Futile, Fatal Folly

"I can even pin dates on it. In 2007 or 2008 we will have another...

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August 18, 2017 11:49 am

Barcelona Is Not Charlottesville

Last weekend's car-ramming in Charlottesville, Virginia immediately became upstaged on ‎Thursday when scores of people...

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August 17, 2017 3:45 pm

Mr. President, It’s Time to Stand Up to Evil – An Open Letter to Donald Trump

Dear Mr. President, I do not believe you are a racist or an antisemite, but by...

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August 17, 2017 3:37 pm

New York Times Describes Iranian Dissident as a ‘Nuisance’

A New York Times article about an Iranian opposition leader who is under house arrest...

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August 17, 2017 1:10 pm

There Aren’t Two Sides: Conspiratorial Antisemitism, From Charlottesville to Palestine

In addition to the racism and xenophobia that was on display Saturday in Charlottesville, the ‘Unite the...

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August 17, 2017 12:40 pm

Palestinian Rewards for Rock Throwers

JNS.org - On a recent Friday, several-dozen Jewish hikers happened to pass by the Palestinian village of...

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August 17, 2017 12:35 pm

Will American Jews Become Marginalized?

The chaos enveloping American Jewry since the election of President Donald Trump -- which many predicted would...

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August 17, 2017 11:40 am

My Journey to Zionism

When I was 10 years old, my parents took me to Mississippi to see an...

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August 17, 2017 11:20 am

An Open Letter to President Trump: Your Moral Equivalency Was Shameful

Dear President Trump, On Monday morning, I urged you to reconsider your exceptionally ill-chosen words of Saturday -- "on...

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August 17, 2017 11:17 am

Why We Need a Year of Mourning for Our Parents

The Torah warns us against excessive mourning in a most unusual way: “You are the...

Culture

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews...

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...

World

Kushner Team Heads to Middle East as Arab Leaders Emphasize ‘No Peace...

As a high-level negotiating team headed by US President Donald Trump's senior adviser Jared Kushner heads to the Middle East...

Israel

Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him ...

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken...

Middle East

Arab Foreign Ministers Meet in Cairo Ahead of US Delegation’s Arrival

JNS.org - Palestinian, Jordanian and Egyptian officials met in Cairo Saturday to discuss the next stages in the US-led peace process prior to the arrival of a high-level White House delegation...

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