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Posts Tagged: Israel-Diaspora relations

May 10, 2020 10:39 pm

Survey: 85% of Israeli Jews Say Jewish State Should Aid the Diaspora in Fight Against Coronavirus

A strong majority of Israeli Jews believe that their government should assist the Diaspora in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic, a new survey shows. The...

February 21, 2020 10:29 am

Family Ties: Israeli and American Leaders Assemble in Jerusalem to Mend Fences, Build Bridges - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin hosted at his residence a Feb. 12 conference titled “Keeping It in the Family: Strengthening the Israel-Diaspora Relationship,” aimed...

November 11, 2018 11:21 am

Pittsburgh, Politics, and the President - Antisemitism hovered like a ghost, especially after the Pittsburgh massacre, over the US midterm elections, and it has unexpectedly become a key word for...

July 10, 2018 9:47 am

Jewish Agency to Expand School-Twinning Program With New Government Funds - The Jewish Agency for Israel says the Israeli government will allocate up to NIS 9 million ($2.48 million) in the coming years to its...

June 19, 2016 12:48 pm

Why Don’t Israeli Jews Care About Their Counterparts in the Diaspora?

There is nothing that Jews like to do more than take part in conventions and conferences; some even find particular expression to their Judaism in them. In...

February 15, 2013 12:29 am

Response to Judith Butler at Brooklyn College

The ironic and the disingenuous are kin. Their commonality resides in a gap, which is the distance between what is said and something else. With...

February 14, 2013 1:09 am

Conference of Presidents: American-Israeli Unity Strong As Ever

'Unity' was one word that often came up during the 39th annual mission of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations held at...

February 6, 2013 10:33 am

American Jewry’s Dirty Little Secret

In nearly every American Jewish home, a tzedekah (charity) box is thought of as a given, an absolute certainty. With a lot of fanfare, world...

December 18, 2012 10:42 pm

Jewish Condition, “New” Antisemitism Considered in Edward Alexander’s ‘The State of the Jews’ (INTERVIEW)

Edward Alexander, professor emeritus of English at the University of Washington, is the author of the new book, "The State of the Jews: A Critical...

December 4, 2011 11:49 am

17 Seconds that Shook the Jewish World

Those were 17 seconds that shook the Jewish world. Because of the short video, prepared for the Israeli Absorption Ministry's campaign aimed to persuade Israeli...


US and Israel Discussing Netanyahu Visit, No Invitation Yet – Source

The United States and Israel are discussing a planned visit to Washington by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu but no invitation has been extended yet, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Any such invitation could give the embattled Israeli leader a boost...


Israel’s Netanyahu Upbeat on Reform Compromise After Biden Reproach

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu voiced confidence on Wednesday that he would find compromise with the political opposition over his judicial overhaul after the contested reforms drew a strong reproach from US President Joe Biden. Israel "can't continue down this road," Biden told...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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