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Why Israel Needs to Disband the Military Censor to Preserve its Democracy

Why Israel Needs to Disband the Military Censor to Preserve its Democracy

It is a question of the trade-off we want between freedom of speech, freedom of press and an obscure, unproven potential harm to Israeli security.… Read More ›

Hezbollah head: ‘Hundreds of thousands’ of Muslim fighters will respond if Israel attacks

Hezbollah head: ‘Hundreds of thousands’ of Muslim fighters will respond if Israel attacks

In ‘al-Quds Day’ remarks, Nasrallah says any future conflict ‘would open the door’ for gunmen from Iraq, Yemen, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan   BEIRUT, Lebanon —… Read More ›

Kushner Meets with Abbas in Bid to Renew Peace Process

Kushner Meets with Abbas in Bid to Renew Peace Process

Earlier on Wednesday, Trump’s top advisor met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.   “President Trump is committed to working to reach a serious… Read More ›

GOC Southern Command: Hamas developing capabilities at Gazans’ expense

GOC Southern Command: Hamas developing capabilities at Gazans’ expense

Egypt sends fuel for Gaza’s only power plant to allow for nearly eight daily hours of power for three days; shipment a sign of improved… Read More ›

Miami, FL – Israeli Company That Produces Water From Air Launches First Pilot Program In Florida

Miami, FL – Israeli Company That Produces Water From Air Launches First Pilot Program In Florida

  Miami, FL – Large parts of Florida are suffering from severe drought, and hurricane season threatens to make things worse. Enter Water-Gen, an Israeli company whose… Read More ›

EU Justice Minister: Progress Made in Fighting Antisemitism on Social Media

EU Justice Minister: Progress Made in Fighting Antisemitism on Social Media

“Lawyers and experts have to consider that this hate speech can incite real violence in the real world.”   The European Union has made a… Read More ›

Why the government is afraid of academia

Why the government is afraid of academia

Op-ed: The best way to defend students is to keep developing their critical thinking skills and their political instincts so that they won’t believe everything… Read More ›

Einstein letters on God, Israel and physics fetch $210,000

Einstein letters on God, Israel and physics fetch $210,000

Eight letters, written between 1951 and 1954, by esteemed Jewish scientist were initially valued at up to $46,000   JERUSALEM — Letters written by Albert… Read More ›

Israelis Come Face-to-Face with ‘The Enemy’

Israelis Come Face-to-Face with ‘The Enemy’

The project, called The Enemy, is showing as a part of the Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival until Saturday and is the brainchild of… Read More ›

Gaza slowly brewing up trouble

Gaza slowly brewing up trouble

Analysis: Prof. Mkhaimar Abusada of Al-Azhar University believes that the heat, the humidity from the sea and the increasing pressure on Hamas could blow up… Read More ›

Chilean Jews Concerned Over ‘Imported’ Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Chilean Jews Concerned Over ‘Imported’ Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Tensions are present on soccer fields, in media and universities.   A series of recent events in Chile have caused heightened tensions between the Jewish and… Read More ›

Netanyahu: Liberman withheld info on Palestinian city expansion

Netanyahu: Liberman withheld info on Palestinian city expansion

PM denies saying he didn’t know of plan for Qalqilya, claims defense minister failed to tell cabinet it included 14,000 new homes   Deepening a… Read More ›

Security Cabinet Debates Building 14,000 New Palestinian Homes in Area C

Security Cabinet Debates Building 14,000 New Palestinian Homes in Area C

Should recent terror attacks impact major housing decisions?   The Security Cabinet will reconsider a plan to allow the Palestinian city of Kalkilya to expand… Read More ›

IDF Humvee topples over leaving 2 soldiers injured

IDF Humvee topples over leaving 2 soldiers injured

Initial investigation indicates that IDF Humvee careened off the road after driver attempted to avoid crashing with a Palestinian vehicle being recklessly driven; two left… Read More ›

Netanyahu blasts Palestinian ‘lies’ about Jerusalem attack

Netanyahu blasts Palestinian ‘lies’ about Jerusalem attack

PM pans Abbas for failing to condemn terror, demands end to ‘martyr’ payments; US officials: Ramallah assured us it will address issue Prime Minister Benjamin… Read More ›

Palestinians to Claim Tomb of Patriarchs on UN Heritage List

Palestinians to Claim Tomb of Patriarchs on UN Heritage List

The World Heritage Committee on Thursday publicized the list of 35 sites that it plans to consider inscribing, including Hebron.   The World Heritage Committee… Read More ›

Liberman: Hamas using power crisis to distract from its failures

Liberman: Hamas using power crisis to distract from its failures

Defense minister says Israel not party to dispute with PA over electricity, calls 10 years of Hamas rule in Strip a ‘decade of suffering’  … Read More ›

Bennett’s ‘peace’ plan: I’ll dictate, you’ll sign

Bennett’s ‘peace’ plan: I’ll dictate, you’ll sign

Op-ed: In the Bayit Yehudi leader’s world, the other side doesn’t exist. Peace is not a move in which we recognize the other and try… Read More ›

Analysis: UN Chief Stuck in the Middle

Analysis: UN Chief Stuck in the Middle

Israel is appreciative of Guterres’s efforts to fight against the anti-Israel bias at the UN.   UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is a man very much… Read More ›

Netanyahu, Bennett and Regev are afraid of the truth

Netanyahu, Bennett and Regev are afraid of the truth

Op-ed: As a government loses ethical legitimacy, its ideological infrastructure turns into a house of cards. Every critical gust of wind threatens to bring it… Read More ›