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UK Jewish leaders’ failure to expose Corbyn

UK Jewish leaders’ failure to expose Corbyn

For too long British Jewish leaders have urged the UK Labour leader to rid his party of anti-Semites. Yet fearing accusations of dual loyalty, they… Read More ›

UN Secretary-General: Denying Israel’s Right to Exist Is Antisemitism

UN Secretary-General: Denying Israel’s Right to Exist Is Antisemitism

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declined UNESCO’s invitation to attend the event.   Attempts to delegitimize Israel is a form of antisemitism, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio… Read More ›

London – UK Labour Party Criticizes Israel Amid Anti-Semitism Warning

London – UK Labour Party Criticizes Israel Amid Anti-Semitism Warning

  London –  Britain’s main opposition Labour Party has passed a motion strongly criticizing Israel, as a senior lawmaker warned the party must root out… Read More ›

The lies of Russia’s report on Israeli culpability for plane fiasco

The lies of Russia’s report on Israeli culpability for plane fiasco

Op-ed: The Russian Defense Ministry has now heaped full blame on Israel for the fact that Syria downed a Russian spy plane while trying to… Read More ›

An Israeli singer in Amsterdam creates the world’s first Ladino pop album

An Israeli singer in Amsterdam creates the world’s first Ladino pop album

Noam Vazana traces the would-be evolution of a dying Jewish-Sephardic language and culture as she imagines what it would be like if the musical tradition… Read More ›

Israeli Archaeology Uncovers 500,000 Years of History

Israeli Archaeology Uncovers 500,000 Years of History

University of Haifa and Stanford University researchers discovered the earliest evidence of alcohol production, from 13,000 years ago, in the Rakefet Cave in the Carmel.… Read More ›

Can a Divided Nation Learn to Forgive?

Can a Divided Nation Learn to Forgive?

The imperative to learn from our mistakes and make amends isn’t consistent with intolerance for and refusing to listen to opposing views.   In ancient… Read More ›

Spanish Anti-BDS Org Gets Boycott Resolution Nixed by Court

Spanish Anti-BDS Org Gets Boycott Resolution Nixed by Court

A Spanish district court has annulled a BDS resolution passed by the municipal council of Ayamonte banning any association or economic agreement with Israeli companies… Read More ›

Have a truly good New Year

Have a truly good New Year

Op-ed: as in every holiday season, people send holiday greeting cards filled with righteous misrepresentations of the previous year, while pretending to know what next… Read More ›

PM calls on Jews to embrace ‘great commonality’

PM calls on Jews to embrace ‘great commonality’

In remarks made in English for Rosh Hashanah, Netanyahu lauds Jewish achievements since the Holocaust, emphasizing its ‘progressive, enlightened, advanced’ character; urging Jews around the… Read More ›

Duterte says he’ll buy only Israeli weapons because there are no restrictions

Duterte says he’ll buy only Israeli weapons because there are no restrictions

Meeting President Rivlin, Philippines leader says US, Germany, and China impose limitations on arms sales; Rivlin tells him ‘Hitler was the devil himself’   Philippines… Read More ›

Minorities too can connect to the Zionist idea

Minorities too can connect to the Zionist idea

Op-ed: the Nation State Law is perhaps attempting to verbalize what HaShomer HaChadash is doing on the ground: assisting Jewish and non-Jewish farmers, ranchers, who… Read More ›

Visit by controversial Philippines strongman sparks ire in Israel

Visit by controversial Philippines strongman sparks ire in Israel

Some wonder why Jerusalem wants to forge a closer bond and sell arms to Rodrigo Duterte, known for poor human rights record and past self-comparison… Read More ›

Chief Rabbi Yosef Suspected of Criminal Violation

Chief Rabbi Yosef Suspected of Criminal Violation

Yosef lobbied members of the electoral committee for the Council of the Chief Rabbinate to vote in favor of his close associate and politically agreed… Read More ›

The joint struggle

The joint struggle

Op-ed: Prime Minister Netanyahu fears that a joint Arab-Jewish struggle against the anti-Arab, anti-democratic Nation-State Law has the potential to make a fundamental difference if… Read More ›

Los Angeles – Rare Letter Detailing Freud’s Jewish Background To Be Auctioned Off

Los Angeles – Rare Letter Detailing Freud’s Jewish Background To Be Auctioned Off

  Los Angeles – A Los Angeles auction house will offer a handwritten letter by Sigmund Freud detailing his family history and education. In it,… Read More ›

Hundreds Flock to Commemorate Clandestine Jewish Immigration in Tel Aviv

Hundreds Flock to Commemorate Clandestine Jewish Immigration in Tel Aviv

Hundreds of thousands of Jews made their way to the British Mandate of Palestine despite a strict quota imposed on Jewish immigration by the British.… Read More ›

San Francisco – The Jewish Founder Of A College Program For Inmates Eyes His Own Release From Prison

San Francisco – The Jewish Founder Of A College Program For Inmates Eyes His Own Release From Prison

  San Francisco – A Jewish inmate serving life in prison without parole took a step toward freedom Aug. 21 and credited the local Jewish… Read More ›

Police detain suspect of attack on Arabs at Haifa beach

Police detain suspect of attack on Arabs at Haifa beach

After 3 Arabs from Shfaram were attacked at Kiryat Haim beach, police detain 29-year-old man on suspicion of involvement in crime; two suspects detained so… Read More ›

Despite honors for collaborators, PM praises Vilnius for Holocaust remembrance

Despite honors for collaborators, PM praises Vilnius for Holocaust remembrance

Netanyahu thanks Lithuanian counterpart for ‘great steps’ to commemorate Holocaust, but Jewish community figures say country continues to honor nationalist figures who killed Jews  … Read More ›