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January 12, 2018 10:32 am

Republican Party Has Lost Its Soul

As the 2018 political campaigns begin, perhaps we should pause and think where this country...

January 12, 2018 9:34 am

I Despise BDS — but Israel’s New BDS Ban Is a Big Mistake

JNS.org - The term “blacklist” is one that brings up memories of McCarthysim to most Americans....

January 11, 2018 1:33 pm

Morocco: A Beacon of Hope for Christianity in the Middle East

Throughout history, Christianity has played a central role in the Middle East and North Africa....

January 11, 2018 1:10 pm

US-Saudi Nuclear Talks: A Middle East Barometer?

President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was perhaps most challenging for...

January 11, 2018 12:02 pm

‘Moderate’ Palestinian Factions Praise Rabbi’s Murder as an ‘Operation’

Fatah and the Palestinian Authority (PA) framed Tuesday's terrorist attack that killed a civilian father...

January 11, 2018 10:57 am

Professor Claims Antisemitism and ‘Islamophobia’ Are Equal Threats

Are “Islamophobia” and antisemitism comparable? Reza Zia-Ebrahimi, a senior lecturer in history at King’s College London,...

January 11, 2018 10:34 am

The Future Does Not Belong to Those Who Slander Israel

Somebody needs to give Wafsi Kailani a copy of the 1994 peace treaty between Jordan...

January 11, 2018 10:02 am

Sanitizing the BDS Movement?

The announcement of 20 pro-boycott organizations that have been blacklisted by Israeli authorities -- and denied entry...

January 10, 2018 1:26 pm

In 2018, Duke University Press Doubles Down on Anti-Israel Bias

I have recently written a series of articles documenting anti-Israel bias, antisemitism and misleading “scholarship”...

January 10, 2018 1:09 pm

Will Palestinians Protect Freedom of Religion and Holy Places in Jerusalem?

For the sake of argument, let us assume that the Palestinians one day achieve their...

January 10, 2018 12:54 pm

Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem Says Jews Are the Only Threat to Christians in the Holy Land

This piece in The Guardian by Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III is almost too...

January 10, 2018 12:18 pm

Goldberg Variations

The New York Times is known, among other things, for promoting its own lavishly sponsored...

January 10, 2018 11:12 am

The US Should Arm Iranian Protesters

Commentators and experts have lauded US President Donald Trump and Ambassador to the UN Nikki...

January 10, 2018 10:47 am

Muslim Antisemitism in Germany

German political correctness has led to the cover-up of antisemitism -- in both its classic...

January 9, 2018 3:56 pm

Egypt’s Troubling Nuclear Deal with Russia

Egypt is taking its nuclear energy effort out of the deep freeze. On December 11, 2017,...

January 9, 2018 2:09 pm

Free the Palestinians: End UNRWA Funding

It is time to resolve the issue of the imprisoned Palestinian population -- the one imprisoned...

January 9, 2018 1:34 pm

Will BDS Bully Roger Waters Hide Behind His Hollywood Lackeys and Refuse to Debate?

We Americans are often criticized for our candor. But speaking truth to power was the...

January 9, 2018 12:08 pm

How Can ‘Pro-Israel’ Groups Support the Tamimis?

On December 1, 2017, Ahed Tamimi -- a teenage Palestinian girl -- was documented repeatedly punching, hitting and kicking soldiers...

January 9, 2018 10:38 am

Panicky Critics of Israel Push Fake ‘One State’ Threat

JNS.org - You know that critics of Israel are getting panicky when they start trotting out the...


As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them?

JNS.org - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on...

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity

JNS.org - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...

Financial Desperation Leads ISIS to Sell Its Own Coins Online

Facing financial setbacks, the Islamic State (ISIS) is turning to more unorthodox methods for raising money: selling its own currency...


Seeking Reforms, Trump Administration to Withhold $65 Million in Funding fo...

The United States will give a UN agency $60 million in aid for Palestinians, but will withhold a further $65...


US Jewish Groups Urge Israeli Government to Scrap African Migrant Deportati...

Two prominent American Jewish groups urged the Israeli government on Tuesday to abandon a controversial plan to deport African migrants...

Middle East

Pakistan Clerics Issue Fatwa Against Suicide Bombings

More than 1,800 Pakistani Muslim clerics have issued an Islamic directive, or fatwa, forbidding suicide bombings, in a book unveiled by the government on Tuesday. For years, the South Asian nation...