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Jerusalem – New York Man, 70, Moves To Israel On His Shared Birthday With The Jewish State

Jerusalem – New York Man, 70, Moves To Israel On His Shared Birthday With The Jewish State

  Jerusalem – Yisrael Helprin was named for the Jewish state because they were born on the same day 70 years ago. Before he was… Read More ›

A Hagana Fighter’s Recollections of the ‘Night of the Bridges’

A Hagana Fighter’s Recollections of the ‘Night of the Bridges’

90-year-old Chanan Rapaport recalls his days as a fighter in the pre-state era.   His mission almost failed, under the light of a full moon.… Read More ›

UK Labour MPs tell Corbyn ‘enough is enough’ in heated debate on anti-Semitism

UK Labour MPs tell Corbyn ‘enough is enough’ in heated debate on anti-Semitism

Following Jewish community protests, lawmakers rail against their own party, accusing leadership of failing to tackle anti-Semitism within its ranks   British Labour lawmakers, along… Read More ›

It’s the end of an era for America’s first all-kosher supermarket

It’s the end of an era for America’s first all-kosher supermarket

When a couple who survived the Holocaust first opened Hungarian Kosher Foods in 1973, the idea of having a certified grocery, bakery, and butcher under… Read More ›

New York – OK And Star K Weigh In On Beer Controversy On Talkline Program

New York – OK And Star K Weigh In On Beer Controversy On Talkline Program

New York – With members of the Jewish community busying themselves with food-related matters after Pesach, rushing out to restock their bare pantries, standing on… Read More ›

Russian Supply of S-300 Systems to Syria Major Threat to IAF

Russian Supply of S-300 Systems to Syria Major Threat to IAF

Since the Russians entered the bloody conflict in 2015, the Syrian regime has become more brazen in its responses to Israeli strikes.   With Russia… Read More ›

U.S. Jewish Groups Rebuke Newt Gingrich After Comparing FBI to Nazi Gestapo

U.S. Jewish Groups Rebuke Newt Gingrich After Comparing FBI to Nazi Gestapo

The comments earned a swift rebuke from leading Jewish institutions in the United States.   NEW YORK – Former Speaker of the US House of… Read More ›

Our Holocaust, their genocide

Our Holocaust, their genocide

Op-ed: The generic term ‘holocaust’ is being used in common popular discourse to describe many of the atrocities committed around the world. Will persistent historians… Read More ›

New Polish remembrance day: Manipulation or moral message?

New Polish remembrance day: Manipulation or moral message?

Op-ed: The Polish government’s attempt to emphasize the issue of Poles who saved Jews can be seen as a trick aimed at clearing the Poles’… Read More ›

As numbers dwindle, Jews who fought Nazis recall struggle

As numbers dwindle, Jews who fought Nazis recall struggle

As some European nations try to rewrite their history, 91-year-old Yitzhak Arad warns, ‘We are fading away, so it will be up to the next… Read More ›

Bellingham, WA – Washington State University Holds Ceremony Replacing Defaced Jewish Books

Bellingham, WA – Washington State University Holds Ceremony Replacing Defaced Jewish Books

Bellingham, WA – Western Washington University replaced seven Jewish-themed books damaged with anti-Semitic messages in a reshelving ceremony. More than 250 people attended the ceremony… Read More ›

German Diplomats Defend Kuwait Airways’ No Israelis Allowed’ Policy

German Diplomats Defend Kuwait Airways’ No Israelis Allowed’ Policy

A court in Frankfurt ruled in November that Kuwait Airways was within its rights to refuse service to an Israeli citizen.   German diplomats have… Read More ›

Brooklyn, NY – Yeshiva Parents Speak Out Against Yaffed

Brooklyn, NY – Yeshiva Parents Speak Out Against Yaffed

  Brooklyn, NY – Dozens of yeshiva graduates and parents of yeshiva students gathered outside of the Satmar Girls School in Williamsburg today to speak… Read More ›

Israel once again without an immigration policy

Israel once again without an immigration policy

Op-ed: A policy of limiting immigration and deporting infiltrators is a necessity. Neither emotion nor criticism and pressure should drive the decision on Israel’s immigration… Read More ›

Florida middle school teacher who hosted white supremacist podcast resigns

Florida middle school teacher who hosted white supremacist podcast resigns

Dayanna Volitich, using a pseudonym, bragged about secretly injecting her anti-Semitic and Islamophobic beliefs into the classroom   A Florida middle school teacher who hosted… Read More ›

Facing backlash, PM Netanyahu reneges on Israel-UN deal on asylum seekers

Facing backlash, PM Netanyahu reneges on Israel-UN deal on asylum seekers

Meeting considerable opposition from coalition allies, voter base, PM Netanyahu announces suspension of outline reached with UN on deportation of African immigrants, says he will… Read More ›

Saudi crown prince recognizes Israel’s right to exist, talks up future ties

Saudi crown prince recognizes Israel’s right to exist, talks up future ties

Mohammed bin Salman tells Atlantic the Iranian ayatollah is ‘worse than Hitler’ because he is ‘trying to conquer the world’   Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed… Read More ›

The disgrace of the Zionist Left

The disgrace of the Zionist Left

Op-ed: The Left in Israel has opportunities to show that it is pro-Zionist, but when it comes to Gaza’s so-called March of Return, it squandered… Read More ›

Netanyahu steps up war of words with Erdogan: ‘Get used to it’

Netanyahu steps up war of words with Erdogan: ‘Get used to it’

After Turkish president calls him a ‘terrorist,’ PM says the country that invaded Cyprus and is carrying out a brutal campaign in northern Syria shouldn’t… Read More ›

New York – Blamed By Heastie For Budget Delay, Felder Wins Support Of Jewish Community

New York – Blamed By Heastie For Budget Delay, Felder Wins Support Of Jewish Community

New York – With the clock ticking down to both the New York State budget deadline and to Passover, a Brooklyn lawmaker is being blamed… Read More ›