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Israel’s emerging Muslim-majority ally

Israel’s emerging Muslim-majority ally

  By David Bernstein/JNS.org Beginning in the early 1990s, Turkey became the one Muslim-majority country that maintained a robust strategic relationship with Israel. The two countries developed strong…

Suspected terrorist plows car into pedestrians on Jerusalem light train platform

Suspected terrorist plows car into pedestrians on Jerusalem light train platform

(JNS.org) Nine people, including a baby, were wounded in a suspected terrorist attack in Jerusalem on Wednesday when a car plowed into passengers exiting the city’s light rail…

American Studies group receives renewed scrutiny over boycott of Israel

American Studies group receives renewed scrutiny over boycott of Israel

By Alina Dain Sharon/JNS.org About a year after the American Studies Association’s (ASA) widely condemned vote to endorse a boycott of Israeli academic institutions, the organization’s policy on…

Growing organization helps Israeli Americans find their voice

Growing organization helps Israeli Americans find their voice

By Jacob Kamaras/JNS.org The so-called “alphabet soup” of American Jewish organizations covers seemingly every communal concern and interest group. Yet despite their direct connection with the Jewish homeland…

Video From Scene Of Terror Attack

Video From Scene Of Terror Attack

Here are some high resolution pictures, and video from scene of a terror attack.   Photo and video credits – Hillel Maeir, Tazpit News Agency…

In meeting of defense chiefs, Ya’alon blasts Turkey’s support of Hamas

In meeting of defense chiefs, Ya’alon blasts Turkey’s support of Hamas

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel (right) meets with Israeli Minister of Defense Moshe Ya’alon in Tel Aviv on April 22, 2013. Credit: Secretary of Defense. (Israel Hayom/Exclusive to…

Jordan’s King Abdullah seeks to prevent Jewish prayer on Temple Mount

Jordan’s King Abdullah seeks to prevent Jewish prayer on Temple Mount

King Abdullah II of Jordan. Credit: Chatham House. (Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) King Abdullah II and other Jordanian government officials are working to prevent the Israeli Knesset from…

New police unit to deal with Jerusalem unrest

New police unit to deal with Jerusalem unrest

Jerusalem. Credit: Berthold Werner. (JNS.org) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday approved a plan introduced by Public Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovitch for the formation of a new…

Jewish News

Beyond ‘Klinghoffer’: opera’s composer, librettist have broader Jewish problem

Beyond ‘Klinghoffer’: opera’s composer, librettist have broader Jewish problem

  By Myron Kaplan/JNS.org One of the most controversial operas in recent memory, “The Death…

U.S. paying social security payments to deported Nazi criminals

U.S. paying social security payments to deported Nazi criminals

  (JNS.org) A new report has revealed that the United States continues to make social…

The Jewish Voices On Campus

The Jewish Voices On Campus

This is America today !!!!!! It can happen anywhere !…

Avi Fertig – Candidate For State Assembly

Avi Fertig – Candidate For State Assembly

Avi Fertig, candidate for state assembly, with his wife, Elana Fertig, the well-known pre-school educator…

The Great Big Jerusalem Challah Bake

The Great Big Jerusalem Challah Bake

The Great Big Jerusalem Challah Bake & Jamie Geller to host Hundreds of Women as…

Rocker Gene Simmons: Jews Aren’t Popular Unless They Are Needed

Rocker Gene Simmons: Jews Aren’t Popular Unless They Are Needed

Former KISS bassist Gene Simmons. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Former KISS bassist Gene Simmons told the…

Assertion by Austrian official voids conviction on restitution fraud, Jewish author says

Assertion by Austrian official voids conviction on restitution fraud, Jewish author says

(JTA) — Austria has no claims against a Jewish author who was convicted of defrauding…

Freundel’s abuse of power extended beyond mikvah peeping

Freundel’s abuse of power extended beyond mikvah peeping

Rabbi Barry Freundel. (Towson University) NEW YORK (JTA) – When Rabbi Barry Freundel asked Bethany…


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The Rejection Election

The Rejection Election

By Larry Gordon It seems that voters—Democrats and Republicans alike—have had it with the fashion in which the Obama administration has been conducting itself. According to knowledgeable political…

Sukkos Rulings Of Rav Elyashiv

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman Below we find some rulings from Rav Elyashiv, zt’l, in regard to both the sukkah and the arba’ah minim. Each of the yamim tovim…

Sukkos Weather

Sukkos Weather

By Larry Gordon What are we going to do? It seems that it is always either too early or too late, too warm or too cold. And despite…

Thanking Our IDF Soldiers A Conversation  With David Kramer

Thanking Our IDF Soldiers A Conversation With David Kramer

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Over just a few short weeks, an inspiring project has spurred thousands of people to help outfit more than 10,000 Israeli soldiers with high-tech…

The Physical Faith

By Irwin H. Benjamin Who could have ever foreseen that, way back in the year 1848, a man by the unlikely name of Phineas P. Gage would unwittingly…

White House:  Our ‘Values’ Built Iron Dome

White House: Our ‘Values’ Built Iron Dome

By Yaakov Levi In response to criticism of the U.S. in an interview program Sunday, the White House on Monday slammed Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, saying that his…

MINDBIZ

By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My daughter Resa was always a sunshine of a girl. Happy-go-lucky, quick to laugh, have fun, and start an adventure. Everyone loved…