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Israel Plans Prison Hospital for Terrorists, to Separate Them From Their Victims

Israel Plans Prison Hospital for Terrorists, to Separate Them From Their Victims

Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan, left. Photo: Twitter. JNS.org – Israel’s Ministry of Public Security and the Israel Prison Service announced on Thursday a plan to transform…

Ofek-11 Satellite Makes First Contact After 9 Days in Orbit

Ofek-11 Satellite Makes First Contact After 9 Days in Orbit

A computer image of Israel’s Ofek 10 satellite in orbit. Photo: Israeli Defense Ministry. JNS.org – Israel’s Ofek-11 surveillance satellite transmitted its first images Thursday, nine days after…

20 Palestinians Arrested in Jerusalem Anti-Terror Raid

20 Palestinians Arrested in Jerusalem Anti-Terror Raid

The Old City of Jerusalem. Photo: Wikipedia. JNS.org – Israeli police and border patrol forces on Thursday arrested at least 20 east Jerusalem Palestinians suspected of participating in…

14-Year-Old Terrorist Neutralized by Israeli Security Forces After Attempted Stabbing Attack

14-Year-Old Terrorist Neutralized by Israeli Security Forces After Attempted Stabbing Attack

A knife used in a stabbing attack in Israel. Photo: IDF Spokesman. A 14-year-old terrorist was neutralized by Israeli security forces Friday afternoon after attempting to carry out…

NY Lawmakers, Jewish Groups Seek Return of Israelis Held by Hamas

NY Lawmakers, Jewish Groups Seek Return of Israelis Held by Hamas

MIA IDF soldiers, Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul. Photo: families. JNS.org – A group of New York lawmakers and Jewish communal leaders came together earlier this week to…

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Sidelined at UN General Assembly, as World Deals With Other Crises

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Sidelined at UN General Assembly, as World Deals With Other Crises

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday. Photo: Prime Minister’s Office. They took the stage, one after the other, two aging actors…

ZOA Critical of Obama’s Calling Judea/Samaria ‘Palestinian Lands’

ZOA Critical of Obama’s Calling Judea/Samaria ‘Palestinian Lands’

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has criticized and taken issue with President Barack Obama’s use of the politicized formulation, ‘Palestinian land,’ when referring to the disputed territory…

Syrian buildup with Druze OC for major Golan op

Syrian buildup with Druze OC for major Golan op

DEBKA Six steps by the Assad regime in the last few days, reported by DEBKAfile’s military sources, point to preparations for a massive Syrian army offensive, backed by…

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UK’s Exeter U Launches Investigation Into Students Wearing Holocaust-Glorifying T-Shirts

UK’s Exeter U Launches Investigation Into Students Wearing Holocaust-Glorifying T-Shirts

An Exeter University students sporting an antisemitic t-shirt with the slogan, “The Holocaust was a…

Controversial President of UK’s Largest Student Union Slammed For Applying ‘Double Standards’ to Racism Against Jews

Controversial President of UK’s Largest Student Union Slammed For Applying ‘Double Standards’ to Racism Against Jews

NUS president Malia Bouattia. Photo: NUS UK. The controversial president of the UK’s largest student…

Bullies Force London Jewish Boy to Remove Kippa — Or Else

Bullies Force London Jewish Boy to Remove Kippa — Or Else

Jews in the Hackney borough of London. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. A Jewish child walking home…

Security for Yomim Noraim the Focus at High-Level Agudath Israel Shul Branch Meeting

Security for Yomim Noraim the Focus at High-Level Agudath Israel Shul Branch Meeting

By Judith Dinowitz Just days after the terrorist attacks in Chelsea and with the Yomim…

Mayor de Blasio Congratulates MedReview CEO Joseph B. Stamm at 40/70 Tribut

Mayor de Blasio Congratulates MedReview CEO Joseph B. Stamm at 40/70 Tribut

By The Friedlander Group NYCHSRO/MedReview CEO Joseph B. Stamm commemorated his 40th anniversary with NYCHSRO/MedReview…

Israel is financing Hillel without demanding it fight BDS

Israel is financing Hillel without demanding it fight BDS

To disseminate a Judaism that is unconnected to the land of our forefathers and the…

Black Lives Matter’s Anti-Semitic Bedfellows

Black Lives Matter’s Anti-Semitic Bedfellows

By Gary Gambil, THE NATIONAL INTEREST With Black Lives Matter movement’s adoption of a formal…

World’s Oldest Man, Israeli Holocaust Survivor, Readies for Bar Mitzvah at 113

World’s Oldest Man, Israeli Holocaust Survivor, Readies for Bar Mitzvah at 113

Yisrael Kristal. Photo: Facebook. The world’s oldest man turned 113 on Thursday and the Holocaust…


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Interesting Times

Interesting Times

By Larry Gordon It’s known as the “Chinese curse,” but there does not seem to be any substantive source for the adage attributed to the ancient Chinese, “May…

Elul Musings

Elul Musings

By Rav Aryeh Z. Ginzberg Chofetz Chaim Torah Center Every rav or mechanech usually has his eyes wide open and his antennae fully extended to ensure that even…

A 9/11 That Never Ends

A 9/11 That Never Ends

By Larry Gordon It comes and goes too quickly, our national observance of the terror attacks on New York on September 11, 2001. We observe, contemplate, and mourn…

Donations Gone Wrong

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman In the past few weeks, there have been a number of fraudulent adjustments to tzedakah checks in the Five Towns–Far Rockaway community. One check…

Praying Together As Individuals

By Rebbetzin Lisa Septimus At the beginning of each school year, children carry new books and supplies to school, along with their excitement for a new year. But…

Netanyahu And Obama Meet In NY

By Eliran Aharon Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and President Barack Obama met in New York on Wednesday in New York, where they came to take part in the…

Agudah Meeting Focuses  On Security For Yom Tov

Agudah Meeting Focuses On Security For Yom Tov

By Judith Dinowitz Just days after the terrorist attacks in Chelsea, and with the Yamim Nora’im on the horizon, Agudath Israel held an emergency meeting at its national…

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