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September 15, 2017 12:15 pm

Judaism’s Lesson: Everything Is Possible

Self-help guru and best-selling author Louise Hay recently died in her sleep, at the age of...

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September 15, 2017 12:10 pm

The Smotrich Plan – A Step in the Right Direction, but…

"I am not talking here about cruel expulsion or the flooding of countries with penniless...

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September 15, 2017 11:14 am

Intersectionality: The New False God

When young people arrive at college today, they are likely to be confronted by a new,...

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September 14, 2017 4:06 pm

Human Rights Watch Makes Up International Law for Israel — Yet Again

From Bloomberg: Loans to West Bank Settlers Violate International Law, HRW Says Human Rights Watch called on Israeli...

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September 14, 2017 3:57 pm

UK Study: Those With Strong Anti-Israel Views Are Dramatically More Antisemitic

Though it’s often asked if some anti-Israel positions (such as support for BDS) are inherently...

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September 14, 2017 3:22 pm

Gaza Electricity Crisis Highlights BBC’s Anti-Israel Bias

When some residents of the Gaza Strip took to the streets last winter to protest...

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September 14, 2017 12:56 pm

Will High Holiday Sermons Get Too Political?

JNS.org - For rabbis, High Holiday sermons are their annual golden opportunity to reach a much larger...

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September 13, 2017 3:09 pm

Who’s Bankrolling Jewish Voice for Peace’s New Anti-Israel Campaign?

Why is a highly-regarded philanthropic organization financing a radical, anti-Israel extremist group that is now...

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September 13, 2017 12:23 pm

Will the Palestinians Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is?

In the coming months, Congress is expected to vote on the Taylor Force Act, which would...

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September 13, 2017 12:20 pm

‘Fascist’ Ayelet Shaked Wants to Improve Lives of Palestinians

Over the weekend, Haaretz's Rogel Alpher wrote another of his endless supply of articles that compete with...

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September 13, 2017 12:11 pm

Cheering for Illegal Settlers — as Long as They’re Not Jews

JNS.org - Some on the Jewish left, along with the United Nations and the international news...

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September 13, 2017 10:16 am

New York Times Reporter, Flooded by Harvey, Seeks ‘Solace’ at Synagogue

A New York Times journalist whose house was flooded by Hurricane Harvey went to synagogue after...

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September 12, 2017 3:16 pm

Houston After Harvey: Floods Cannot Drown Love

Walking into the building of the United Orthodox Synagogues (UOS) of Houston, I welled up...

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September 12, 2017 2:07 pm

Peace Activist Defends Paying Palestinian Terrorists

Lara Friedman is the president of the Foundation for Middle East Peace. Previously, she was the...

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September 12, 2017 11:25 am

Why Be Jewish?

In the last days of his life, Moses renewed the covenant between God and Israel....

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September 12, 2017 10:46 am

Why We Still Oppose the New Leader of the Center for Jewish History

Since our criticism last week of David N. Myers -- the new CEO of the Center for Jewish History (CJH)...

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September 11, 2017 2:53 pm

9/11 Sixteen Years Later: Lessons Put Into Practice?

Today marks the 16th anniversary of Al Qaeda's 9/11 attacks. We learned much on that tragic...

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September 11, 2017 1:37 pm

Jewish Leaders Must Not Meet With Emir of Qatar — Whose Country Funds Hamas Terrorism

The emir of Qatar is coming to America, and he is bearing gifts. As in years past,...

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September 11, 2017 12:54 pm

Donald Trump, Jr.’s Mafia-Style Defense

When it first came to light, Donald Trump, Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer in 2016...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions (REVIEW)

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

World

Puerto Rico Synagogues Cancel High Holiday Services Ahead of Hurricane Mari...

As volunteers worked feverishly to tape the exposed windows of San Juan’s Temple Beth Shalom with plastic film and carry...

Israel

Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, ahead of the holiday...

Middle East

Abbas Tells Trump Israel-Palestinian Peace Deal Can Be Reached This Year

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told US President Donald Trump Wednesday a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians can be reached this year, adding it could be "the deal of...

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