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Jon Stewart Jokes About Being the ‘Minyan Man’ on ‘Daily Show’ With Jon Hamm (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Jokes About Being the ‘Minyan Man’ on ‘Daily Show’ With Jon Hamm (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart and Jon Hamm made minyan-minions jokes on the Daily Show on Tuesday. Photo: Screenshot. Daily Show host Jon Stewart joked on Tuesday about designating himself as…

Former Defense Secretary: US Must Walk Away From Iran Deal That Doesn’t Grant Access to Military Sites (VIDEO)

Former Defense Secretary: US Must Walk Away From Iran Deal That Doesn’t Grant Access to Military Sites (VIDEO)

Former Defense Secretary William Cohen. Photo: Bloomberg The U.S. must walk away from any nuclear deal with Iran that does not provide unfettered access to military nuclear sites…

ADL Expresses ‘Deep Disappointment’ With UCC Decision to Divest From Companies Doing Business With Israel

ADL Expresses ‘Deep Disappointment’ With UCC Decision to Divest From Companies Doing Business With Israel

Qalqiliya in the West Bank. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. The Anti-Defamation League “expressed deep disappointment” with the United Church of Christ’s vote to divest from companies doing business with…

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…

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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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Supreme Disappointment

Supreme Disappointment

By Larry Gordon Part of our mission here is to ask ourselves about world events—what does all this have to do with Jews and the Jewish community? This…

School-Board Tussle

School-Board Tussle

East Ramapo Takeover ‘Undermines Democracy’ By Sandy Eller A local assemblyman has suddenly found himself in the spotlight after an exchange on the New York State Assembly floor…

Catching Up With Harry

Catching Up With Harry

By Larry Gordon He is one of the most fascinating young men I have come across in a while. So when I saw Harry Rozenberg in shul the…

The Second Wedding

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman The Marriage Foundation has studied the issue extensively and has determined that 30% of second marriages fail. That is not the shocking…

Is It War Season?

Our Aliyah Chronicle By Shmuel Katz For some reason, it seems that the summer months bring out the terror. Some of it has to be the coming of…

With The Skverer Rebbe  In Pressburg

With The Skverer Rebbe In Pressburg

Machberes: Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World By Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum Rabbi Dovid Twersky, revered Skverer Rebbe, leads the chassidish community established by his sage father, Rabbi Yaakov…

5 Towns Dating Forum

Question I’ve been dating my boyfriend since the senior year of high school. None of my friends’ parents allowed them to date then, but I met this guy…