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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie becomes 14th GOP presidential candidate

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie becomes 14th GOP presidential candidate

Gov. Chris Christie. Credit: Michael Vadon via Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) New Jersey Governor Chris Christie—who has a somewhat controversial record on issues relating to Israel—on Tuesday said he…

United Church of Christ passes resolution to divest from Israel

United Church of Christ passes resolution to divest from Israel

The homepage of the United Church of Christ website. Credit: Screenshot. (JNS.org) The United Church of Christ (UCC) on Tuesday passed a resolution that calls for divestment from…

Hamas readying for next war with Israel, Shin Bet chief says

Hamas readying for next war with Israel, Shin Bet chief says

The flag of Hamas. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The Hamas terrorist group is facing a strategic predicament and has seen its status as the sovereign…

Netanyahu: ISIS Threat is Just Beyond Our Borders in Egypt, Syria

Netanyahu: ISIS Threat is Just Beyond Our Borders in Egypt, Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the threat of ISIS is just beyond Israel’s borders in Egypt, Syria. Photo: Screenshot. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday warned…

Hamas Welcomes Recent Terror Attacks, Saying ‘We Will Fight the Occupation Until it is Defeated’

Hamas Welcomes Recent Terror Attacks, Saying ‘We Will Fight the Occupation Until it is Defeated’

Hamas spokesman Hussam Badran welcomed the recent attacks against Israelis, saying they should be continued until the defeat of the ‘occupation.’ PHOTO: Twitter. Hamas spokesman Hussam Badran issued…

Orange, Israeli Partner Sign Deal to End Agreement

Orange, Israeli Partner Sign Deal to End Agreement

Orange CEO Stephane Richard said he would terminate the licensing arrangement with the Israeli company “tomorrow morning” if he could. Photo: Guillaume Paumier via Wikimedia Commons. French telecoms…

4 Israelis Wounded in Shooting, PM Calls Out PA for Not Condemning Attacks

4 Israelis Wounded in Shooting, PM Calls Out PA for Not Condemning Attacks

Four Israelis were wounded in a suspected Palestinian shooting terror attack near the community of Shvut Rachel. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – Four Israelis were wounded on Monday…

Iran Nuclear Negotiations Extended to July 7

Iran Nuclear Negotiations Extended to July 7

Nuclear negotiations have been extended to July 7. Photo: U.S. Department of State. JNS.org – Nuclear negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 nations (U.S., U.K., France, Russia, China,…

Jewish News

Obama admin. won’t enforce anti-BDS trade provision in Judea and Samaria

Obama admin. won’t enforce anti-BDS trade provision in Judea and Samaria

President Barack Obama. Credit: Pete Souza/White House. (JNS.org) After President Barack Obama signed a trade…

The Three Weeks – An Overview

The Three Weeks – An Overview

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman Although the Three Weeks and the other two fasts are a…

EU Ambassador: No Boycott Against Israel, Now or in the Future

EU Ambassador: No Boycott Against Israel, Now or in the Future

The EU’s ambassador to Israel promised that there would never be an academic boycott against…

Aussie Financial Adviser Loses Practicing License After Antisemitic Tirade Against Jewish MP

Aussie Financial Adviser Loses Practicing License After Antisemitic Tirade Against Jewish MP

Financial adviser James Howarth went on an antisemitic tirade against a Jewish MP. Photo: Twitter.…

ADL Poll Shows More than Half of Western European Muslims Harbor Antisemitic Beliefs

ADL Poll Shows More than Half of Western European Muslims Harbor Antisemitic Beliefs

The French Hyper Cacher kosher supermarket chain was targeted in January by an Islamic extremist,…

The Second Wedding

The Second Wedding

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman It may be a bit shocking, but the Marriage Foundation has…

Young Jews in the US Becoming More Pro-Israel, Israeli Think Tank Reveals

Young Jews in the US Becoming More Pro-Israel, Israeli Think Tank Reveals

Young Jews in the U.S. are becoming more pro-Israel. Photo: Irish Christian Friends of Israel.…

HIKIND LAUDS PINE BUSH ANTI-SEMITISM SETTLEMENT BUT WAITS FOR JUSTICE IN BLOOMINGBURG, EAST RAMAPO

HIKIND LAUDS PINE BUSH ANTI-SEMITISM SETTLEMENT BUT WAITS FOR JUSTICE IN BLOOMINGBURG, EAST RAMAPO

“OVERT HATRED OR COVERT HATRED—IT’S ALL PART OF THE SAME SICKNESS” Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn)…


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Buying Jerusalem

Buying Jerusalem

By Larry Gordon After attending the Ateret Cohanim dinner last Monday here in New York, we feel we have had a full briefing about the Old City of…

Preserving America’s Heritage Abroad

Preserving America’s Heritage Abroad

Congress Honors Memory Of Rabbi Zvi Kestenbaum A strong sense of community permeated the Kennedy Caucus Room of the U.S. Senate on June 18, as members of Congress…

The Beards  Of Summer

The Beards Of Summer

By Larry Gordon Sleepaway camp in the summertime was both enjoyable and dreadful for a 12-to-16-year-old like me just a few decades ago. Now as we approach the…

Points To Ponder

From The Other Side Of The Bench By David J. Seidemann, Esq. Word has it that the two escapees from the Clinton correctional facility in upstate New York…

Kidney Donations And Halachah

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman The issue of kidney transplants has undergone a transformation in the halachic literature since the procedure was first done. The first kidney…

News From The Hills

By Chanita Teitz So much lately is being discussed and written about the BDS movement against Israel. I first started paying attention to BDS when they were targeting…

Celebrating Learning At YOSS

Celebrating Learning At YOSS

Photos by Ira Thomas Creations On June 14, Yeshiva of South Shore held its commencement ceremony for eighth-graders. Along with proud family members, elected officials were also present…