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Trump Blasts ‘Obstructionist’ Democrats, Complains About ‘Intelligence leaks’ in Twitter Tirade

President Donald Trump embarked on an early-morning Twitter barrage Saturday that blasted “obstructionist” Democrats, complained about “intelligence leaks,” and called for investigations into “the...

July 23, 2017 8:24 am

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Named New White House Press Secretary

Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday was named the new White House press secretary, replacing Sean Spicer. Incoming White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci made the announcement to reporters in the James S. Brady Briefing Room, hours...

Indian Pro-Israel Advocates in Australia Counter Former Foreign Minister’s Palestinian Recognition Campaign

As the New South Wales branch of Australia's Labor Party prepares for its annual conference on July 29-30, a group of Indian pro-Israel advocates are leading efforts to counter a motion urging unconditional recognition of...

Canadian University Condemned for Alleged Role in Assisting Anti-Israel UN Mandate

The University of Western Ontario was slammed on Friday by multiple Jewish rights groups for its alleged role in assisting the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in its ongoing investigation into supposed Israeli violations of...

July 21, 2017 3:58 pm

Israel and France Set to Launch Joint Micro-Satellite to Monitor Climate Change

JNS.org – Venus, a micro-satellite weighing 585 pounds that was jointly designed by Israeli and French...

July 21, 2017 3:39 pm

My Sister Was Murdered by an Antisemite, Not a Madman, Declares Sarah Halimi’s Brother

The brother of Sarah Halimi -- the French Jewish pensioner brutally tortured and murdered in...

July 21, 2017 3:12 pm

Rabbis Dispute ADL’s Alt-Right List, Issue Own List of the Far-Left

JNS.org – The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) new “hate list” of top alt-right figures “gives a free...

July 21, 2017 1:33 pm

New Study: Pupils of Hardline Islamic Background Behind Rise in Antisemitism at Berlin’s Schools

The results of a survey released this week in Berlin asserted that the city's schools have seen...

July 21, 2017 11:16 am

Trump Team Seeks to Control, Block Mueller’s Russia Investigation

Some of President Trump’s lawyers are exploring ways to limit or undercut special counsel Robert...

July 23, 2017 8:24 am

Trump Blasts ‘Obstructionist’ Democrats, Complains About ‘Intelligence leaks’ in Twitter Tirade

President Donald Trump embarked on an early-morning Twitter barrage Saturday that blasted “obstructionist” Democrats, complained about “intelligence leaks,” and called for investigations into “the many...

July 22, 2017 9:30 am

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Named New White House Press Secretary

Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday was named the new White House press secretary, replacing Sean Spicer. Incoming White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci made the announcement...

July 21, 2017 4:37 pm

Indian Pro-Israel Advocates in Australia Counter Former Foreign Minister’s Palestinian Recognition Campaign

As the New South Wales branch of Australia's Labor Party prepares for its annual conference on July 29-30, a group of Indian pro-Israel advocates are...

July 21, 2017 4:09 pm

Canadian University Condemned for Alleged Role in Assisting Anti-Israel UN Mandate

The University of Western Ontario was slammed on Friday by multiple Jewish rights groups for its alleged role in assisting the United Nations Human Rights Council...

July 21, 2017 3:58 pm

Israel and France Set to Launch Joint Micro-Satellite to Monitor Climate Change

JNS.org – Venus, a micro-satellite weighing 585 pounds that was jointly designed by Israeli and French aerospace firms, will launch early next month with the aim...

July 21, 2017 3:39 pm

My Sister Was Murdered by an Antisemite, Not a Madman, Declares Sarah Halimi’s Brother

The brother of Sarah Halimi -- the French Jewish pensioner brutally tortured and murdered in her apartment by an antisemitic neighbor in April -- has...

July 21, 2017 3:12 pm

Rabbis Dispute ADL’s Alt-Right List, Issue Own List of the Far-Left

JNS.org – The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) new “hate list” of top alt-right figures “gives a free pass to antisemitism coming from left-wing activists,” a rabbinical group...

July 21, 2017 1:33 pm

New Study: Pupils of Hardline Islamic Background Behind Rise in Antisemitism at Berlin’s Schools

The results of a survey released this week in Berlin asserted that the city's schools have seen the rise of widespread antisemitism, often instigated by students following...

July 21, 2017 11:16 am

Trump Team Seeks to Control, Block Mueller’s Russia Investigation

Some of President Trump’s lawyers are exploring ways to limit or undercut special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s Russia investigation, building a case against what...

July 21, 2017 9:37 am

Abbas Calls Kushner, Urges US Intervention in Temple Mount Crisis

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke by telephone on Thursday with Jared Kushner, son-in-law and chief adviser to President Donald Trump, and asked the United...

July 20, 2017 4:58 pm

House Committee Approves Strict Restrictions on US Funding for UN and Palestinian Authority

Tough conditions on American funding for both the UN and the Palestinian Authority (PA) have been approved by the congressional committee overseeing the US Foreign Operations...

July 20, 2017 3:36 pm

Ahead of Palestinian Terrorist Rasmea Odeh’s Imminent Deportation From US, Supporters Plan ‘Farewell’ Event in Chicago Starring Angela Davis

A convicted Palestinian terrorist set to be deported after spending over two decades in the US will be seen off by supporters next month in Chicago at a...

July 20, 2017 1:51 pm

After Dyke March Scandal, SlutWalk Chicago Bans ‘Zionist Displays’ From Upcoming August Protest

After the scandal involving the ejection of Jewish women carrying Star of David pride flags at Chicago's Dyke March on June 28, a sister organization in the city...

July 20, 2017 12:51 pm

‘Anti-Normalization’ Said to Be Emerging as Top Challenge for Pro-Israel Students on US College Campuses

"Anti-normalization," the newest buzzword surrounding university politics, may usurp the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement as the leading challenge facing pro-Israel students, Jewish campus leaders told The Algemeiner this...

Culture

Jewish Giants Player Talks About Judaism, His Hebrew Tattoo and Kosher Food Cravings

An offensive lineman for the New York Giants talked about his Jewish heritage, Hebrew...

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Features

Halamish Terror Attack Signals New Escalation of Violence

JNS.org - A Palestinian terrorist fatally stabbed an Israeli father and two of his adult children on Friday night in the...

US Jewish Leaders From Right to Left Back Metal Detectors on Temple Mount

JNS.org - There is a broad consensus among American Jewish leaders in support of...

Canadian Islamist Groups Lose Charity Status Over Potential Militant Financing

Canadian authorities have stripped two former affiliates of the Islamic Society of North America's Canada...

Opinion

Devarim: The Book of the Covenant

As we begin reading the fifth and final book of the Torah this week, I would like to discuss three questions. First, why does the book of Devarim have the...

July 25, 2017 1:09 pm
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Israel

Israel to Build $3.9 Million Memorial Honoring Zionist Pioneer Jabotinsky

JNS.org - The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved plans to build a memorial for Revisionist Zionist leader Ze'ev Jabotinsky in Jerusalem. Expected to cost some 14 million shekels ($3.9 million), the memorial...

Middle East

Turkey’s President Erdogan Urges All Muslims to ‘Visit’ a...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday urged all Muslims to visit and protect Jerusalem after violence broke out over...

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