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Yes, Ashkenazi Jews (Including Gal Gadot) Are People of Color | Dani Ishai Behan | The Blogs | The Times of Israel

Edit: thank you all for your constructive feedback. My response can be found here. Edit #2: my response to......

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Legislators Voice Bipartisan Concern Over US Policy Toward Hamas, as Palestinian Terror Group Commits to Retaining Indep

As Palestinian Hamas representatives reinforced their commitment to retaining an independent armed force ahead of new post-reconciliation talks with their rival Fatah...

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

102-year-old Holocaust survivor reunites with newly discovered nephew | The Times of Israel

Eliahu Pietruszka believed his brother, who escaped Warsaw ghetto, had died in a Russian labor camp, but, generations later, a Yad Vashem genealogy project led to incredible news

Politics | BDS

Nick Cave: I'm playing Israel because of BDS

The Australian singer admits that 'if you do play Israel, you have to go through a sort of public humiliation from Roger Waters and Co.'; nevertheless, he says that despite the backlash, he decided to play Israel 'because it suddenly became ve

News | News

Israel offers aid to Iran and Iraq in earthquake aftermath

Gripe not with Iranian and Iraqi peoples, but with their governments, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says.

Politics | BDS

Looking for an American bipartisan issue? Try the fight against BDS

'To those saying Israel is an increasingly partisan issue, that narrative is prescriptive rather than descriptive,' says law Prof. Eugene Kontorovich

News | NEWS

The New School Invites Linda Sarsour to Lead Panel on Anti-Semitism – Tablet Magazine

Founded in 1919 by progressive New York intellectuals, The New School rose to prominence two decades later, when it took in a small band of Jewish intellectuals fleeing the Nazis. Eminences like Hannah Arednt, Leo Strauss, and Erich Fromm all benefited fr

News | Media Bias

BBC Erases Jews from Ancient Israel | HonestReporting

Who were the "native people" who lived in Judea during the time of the Romans and why is it so hard for the BBC to acknowledge it was the Jews?

Politics | BDS

BDS seeks to take down Galilee olive oil business with Facebook campaign - BDS THREAT - Jerusalem Post

Supporters fight back with counter-campaign of positive reviews.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Alan Dershowitz: Berkeley’s hard-left stunningly silent over anti-Semitic caricature of me

I was recently invited to present the liberal case for Israel at Berkeley. In my remarks I advocated the establishment of a Palestinian state and a negotiated end of the conflict.

News | News

Musicians with disabilities represent Israel on world tour

Musicians with disabilities join world tour on first-ever trip away from home.

Politics | Resources

Why Is Pakistan More Legitimate than Israel?

Whenever I have received a call from a listener to my radio show challenging Israel’s legitimacy, I have asked these people if they ever called a radio show to challenge any other country’s legitimacy. In particular, I ask, have they ever questioned t

News | Israel

Leftists and the Jews | Frontpage Mag

Where the real war on the Jewish people isn't coming from.

Politics | Politics

Trump Disavows Nuclear Deal and Denounces Iranian Leadership

Mr. Trump said he would ask Congress to establish “trigger points,” which could prompt the United States to reimpose sanctions on Iran if it crosses thresholds set by Congress.

Politics | Politics

‘He threw a fit’: Trump’s anger over Iran deal forced aides to scramble for a compromise

Trump ‘felt jammed’ by an earlier recommendation to sign off on a pact he loathes as an ‘embarrassment.’

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

How Israel Caught Russian Hackers Scouring the World for U.S. Secrets - The New York Times

Exploiting the popular Kaspersky antivirus software, Russian hackers searched millions of computers for American intelligence keywords. Israeli intelligence tipped off American officials.

Politics | "Apartheid" State?

Does Israel Discriminate Against Arabs? | PragerU

Does Israel discriminate against Arabs? Is it today's version of apartheid South Africa? Olga Meshoe, herself a South African whose family experienced apartheid, settles the question once and for all.

Politics | Resources

The video that makes anti-Zionists sorry they ever opened their mouths – Israel Video Network

Today the world wants to claim that anti-Zionism is NOT anti-Semitism.

WRONG.

It is anti-Semitism, and this video lays out why.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Mobileye Founders Develop Wearable Device To Give The Blind Near-Complete Independence

The Israeli device reads any text and enables the blind and visually impaired to achieve nearly complete independence in everyday life.

News | News

Israeli aid group rushes to help flooded Houston | The Times of Israel

IsraAID mission aims to help out with coordination of relief efforts in storm-battered city

News | News

Trump Administration Reportedly Confirms $300 Million Annual US Funding of Pro-Palestinian Agency Will Continue

Three months after indefinitely delaying the potential move of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, President...

Recipes | Recipes

An Iraqi-Kurdish-Israeli Dumpling Soup Makes Its Way To America

To make kubeh soup, braised beef is stuffed into semolina and ground bulgur dumplings. Brought to Israel by immigrants, this time-consuming dish has become one of the nation's culinary treasures.

Politics | BDS

Israel Must Be Boycotted — Unless It Saves Our Lives | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

We’ve seen before how BDS activists talk big about boycotting Israel — which really means that everyone else must boycott Israel. We know,...

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Senior West Wing Official Says McMaster Called Israel 'Illegitimate' 'Occupying Power' | Daily Wire

National Security Advisor H.R.

News | Interesting Stories

Archaeological find in Jerusalem ‘proves Bible passage is historically true’

Archaeologists excavating in Jerusalem have found burned artifacts dating from 2,600 years ago – which prove that a passage in the Bible is true. Researchers uncovered charred wood, grape seeds, fish scales, bones and pottery while digging in the City o

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Top Palestinian Leader Who Accused Israel Of Genocide Is Now Begging Israel For Life-Saving Surgery

Saeb Erekat has spent the last 25 years of his life as a propagandist for the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO), slandering Israel with blood libels and accusations of genocide.

News | News

Arab man says he murdered Jewish girlfriend to ‘free Palestinian prisoners’ - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

Body of pregnant Michal Halimi, 29, of Binyamin found bludgeoned in Holon after having gone missing for a week.

News | News

Watch: PA ambassador to UN justifies slaughter of Israeli family - Israel National News

Questioned on Halamish masscare, PA ambassador says world cannot 'expect all Palestinians to be angels' and that 'resistance' is natural.

Politics | BDS

Pro-Israel organizations enter the lion’s den

In many ways, Europe is hostile territory for Israel advocates. But that is not deterring several Jewish groups who are fighting for justice on behalf of the Jewish state.

Politics | Resources

Is the UN Fair to Israel? | PragerU

Israel is a vibrant democracy with full rights for women and gays, a free press and independent judiciary. You would think that the United Nations would celebrate such a country. Instead, the UN condemns Israel at every turn to the point of obsession. How

News | News

Israel firm says Iran-linked hackers spin global web of deceit

New report by Israeli cyber-intelligence firm says CopyKittens lays malware traps, creates fake Facebook pages

News | Anti-Israel=Anti-Semitism

Israel Hayom | Israelis outraged at being 'marked' at Romanian resort

Israelis vacationing at Mamaia beach resort are surprised to discover strangers know their country of origin, until they realize the bracelets they were given by the resort indicate they are Israeli

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Trump’s State Department Blames Israel For Palestinian Terrorism | Daily Wire

“Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank, settler violence against Palestinians in the West Bank, the perception that the Israeli government was changing the status quo on the Haram Al Sharif/Temple Mount, and IDF tactics that the Palestinians

Entertainment | Entertain Me

Radiohead Play Longest Set in 11 Years at Controversial Israel Concert

“A lot was said about this, but in the end we played some music,” Thom Yorke said at the show

Politics | BDS

Radiohead's Thom Yorke defends playing in Israel to Ken Loach

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke continues to respond to criticism of the band's upcoming show in Tel Aviv on July 19. In a Twitter post Tuesday, Yorke wrote that "we don't endorse Netanyahu any more than Trump, but we still play in America."

Politics | BDS

North Carolina lawmakers approve anti-BDS bill - BDS THREAT - Jerusalem Post

If the state's governor endorses the bill, North Carolina would become the 22nd US state with a law imposing punitive measures on companies and entities involved in the anti-Israel movement.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli tech providing sight for sore eyes - Business & Innovation - Jerusalem Post

Fresh from the news of its $15b sale to Intel, Mobileye and its founders set their sights on OrCam, designed to help people with vision and reading disabilities.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Lessons for India on why Israel leads in innovation - The Economic Times

Israel is also referred to as a 'start-up nation'. Modi gave a clarion call that India should also 'start up and stand up'.

Politics | BDS

Mennonite Church USA Adopts BDS with 98% Vote

Perhaps in response to anticipated accusations of anti-Semitic motives, the press release issued by the Mennonite Church reported that “the resolution also calls on Mennonites to examine the legacy of anti-Semitism in their own history and life.

Sports | Sailing/Windsurfing/Kiteboarding

It´s (always) windy in Tel Aviv: Kitesurfing in the White City

Get to know the beautiful city of Tel Aviv-Jaffa and learn all about its best kitesurfing spots, explained by locals Ofir Belo and Yaron Barlev, CEO of Blade...

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Roger Waters’ Jewish Problem Catches Eye of Award-Winning Filmmaker

His so-called activism will be the subject of a new documentary.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Division at the Western Wall is no path to unity - Opinion - Jerusalem Post

Over 60% of American Jews are totally unaffiliated, and have little or no interest in Judaism, Israel, Jerusalem or the Western Wall.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel’s Spy Agency Mossad Launches VC To Invest In Cutting-Edge Startups

The clandestine spy agency will invest in technologies including flexible robotics, biomimetics and miniaturized systems.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Opinion | I’m Glad the Dyke March Banned Jewish Stars

his weekend, at a lesbian march in Chicago, three women carrying Jewish pride flags — rainbow flags embossed with a Star of David — were kicked out of the celebration on the grounds that their flags were a “trigger.

News | Media Bias

New York Times Marks Six-Day War Anniversary With Jerusalem Map Obliterating Jewish Presence

Whatever one makes of the long news article the New York Times ran out under the headline “50 Years After...

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Microsoft Buys Israeli Cybersecurity Firm Hexadite For Reported $100M

Microsoft said Thursday it is acquiring US-Israeli cybersecurity startup Hexadite, whose technology uses AI to protect against cyber attacks.

News | News

Wonder Woman ban spreads across Arab world | World Israel News

Wonder Woman may be a hit at the box office, but the movie has hit the rocks in the Arab world because of its Israeli star.

Politics | BDS

Roger Waters hits back at Thom Yorke after Radiohead lead singer slammed BDS activists - BDS THREAT - Jerusalem Post

A few days ago, Radiohead lead singer Thom Yorke, in a Rolling Stone interview, defended his upcoming show in Tel Aviv, responding to Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions activists urging him to cancel.

News | Anti-Israel=Anti-Semitism

Franco-German TV network drops film on antisemitism because it is ‘pro-Israel’ - BDS THREAT - Jerusalem Post

Television network ARTE is facing some serious backlash after deciding to drop a film it commissioned about

News | NEWS

Trump Cancels Visit to Ancient Masada Site after Israel Refuses Helicopter Landing

President Donald Trump has canceled a planned visit and speech at the ancient mountain fortress of Masada in Israel after authorities told him that he could not land his helicopter on top of the UNESCO-listed site. Instead, Trump will now deliver a speech

News | News

Israelis 'astonished' by U.S. statement about the Western Wall

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked to join Trump and was rebuffed by the Americans, who told him the site is part of the West Bank .

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

69 reasons to applaud Israel on its 69th birthday

Such is the daily onslaught of political and security-related news in Israel, it’s easy to overlook much of what this tiny Jewish nation does so well, so matter-of-factly in all fields of endeavor.

News | News

Marking Israel’s first Independence Day without dreamer-in-chief Shimon Peres

Son Chemi Peres says his father left a compass and tools to help the country follow his path of making technology, not war

News | News

"Palestine" is Already a "Failed State" – Jewish Policy Center

The impending visit of Mahmoud Abbas to Washington on Wednesday coupled with moves on Capitol Hill to cut off funding to the Palestinian Authority (PA) as a result of Palestinian terrorism makes this a good time to focus on Palestinian governance. Once th

Politics | Seriously???

New York Times Marks Holocaust Remembrance Day by Defending Iran and Smearing Israel | Jewish & Israel News Algemein

The New York Times marked Holocaust Remembrance Day with an editorial condemning what it called the American government’s “ominous tendency to demonize...

History | Archeology

Netanyahu intervenes to save Temple Mount sifting project

Days after archaeological site said it would close for lack of cash, PM steps in, saying funding will continue

News | News

Israel appoints its first female Muslim diplomat

Rasha Atamny, 31, from Baqa al-Gharbiya, will be heading to Turkey

Politics | "Apartheid" State?

Why Israel Is Nothing Like Apartheid South Africa - NYTimes.com

Among critics of Israel, it has become ever more common to accuse the Jewish state of imitating apartheid South Africa. This month, an obscure United Nations agency, the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, whose membership comprises 18 Arab states, caused an uproar when it issued a report accusing Israel of applying the same racism in its conflict with Palestinians that made South Africa an international pariah.

News | Op-Ed

Pro-BDS contributions to Jewish groups -- a Trojan horse? | The Times of Israel

Ahead of the UN's Ambassadors Against BDS conference, a look at the strange bedfellows partnerships between Muslim and Jewish communities may make

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

500 Startups launches a short marketing ramp-up bootcamp for startups in Israel | TechCrunch

500 Startups is launching a four-week program in Israel that targets pre-seed and seed companies as they get to the stage where they begin marketing their..

Music | Music
History | History

Why Isn't There a Palestinian State? | PragerU

Why don't the Palestinians have their own country? Is it the fault of Israel? Of the Palestinians? Of both parties? David Brog, Executive Director of the Maccabee Task Force, shares the surprising answers. Read David Brog's book, "Reclaiming Israel's

News | News

How Nikki Haley Became The Darling Of AIPAC — And Even Trump Haters

Newly appointed by Trump, UN ambassador Nikki Haley's commitment to fighting criticism of Israel is making her a heroine in Jewish circles.

Sports | Cycling

XPDTN3 - ISRAEL

XPDTN3 explorers Marc Gasch and Diego Grasa join local guides Nimi Cohen and Zach Uchovsky embark on a 3 day croissing of the Neguev desert in the south of I...

News | News

Does Feminism Have Room for Zionists? - The New York Times

Anti-Israel statements in the International Women’s Strike platform risk alienating some feminists.

News | Op-Ed

Here’s A List Of All The Muslim Countries That Ban Jews | Daily Wire

Fake news infected the body politic this week as liberals lost their minds over President Trump’s falsely-labeled “Muslim ban,” which bars refugees from seven high-risk Muslim majority countries (previously identified by President Obama’s own Depa

News | Op-Ed

Alan Dershowitz: Why I Will Leave the Democratic Party If Ellison Is Elected its Chairman

Tomorrow the Democratic National Committee (DNC) will have to choose the direction of the Democratic Party, as well as its...

News | Israel

Revealed: The Twisted Version of Tikkun Olam in Linda Sarsour’s Playbook | Israellycool

Why Linda Sarsour helps non-Muslims – in her own words

Politics | Politics

Trump tells Jewish magazine's reporter to 'sit down,' blames anti-Semitism on 'the other side' - CNNPolitics.com

In response to a question Thursday about threats to Jewish centers nationwide, President Donald Trump called a Jewish reporter a liar, told him to sit down and later said anti-Semitism was coming from "the other side."

News | Israel

A traveling companion

Before I left on my 10-day trip to Israel earlier this month, my 6-year-old approached me with one of his stuffed bears and told me that I should bring it wherever I go on my trip. It was a little …

Politics | Politics

The Trump administration has frozen Obama’s quiet attempt to send $221 million to Palestine

The State Department is reviewing a last-minute decision by former Secretary of State John Kerry to send $221 million dollars to the Palestinians.

News | Israel

Barbara Kay: It should have been obvious all along that Obama really favoured Arabs over Israel

Given Obama’s education, mentors and ideology, we should not really be shocked by his long-calculated decision to have the U.S. abstain from voting on UN Security Council Resolution 2334, ensuring its passage.

Politics | Politics

Obama pulls a bait-and-switch on anti-Israel Security Council vote

The Obama administration is attempting to justify its abstention from blocking a UN Security Council resolution against Israel by focusing on "new" settlement building.

Politics | Politics

Democrats scorch Obama over UN vote condemning Israeli settlements

Congressional Democrats issued scathing statements aimed at the Obama administration over...

Politics | Politics

Obama enrages Israel on way out the door

sraeli officials are furious with President Obama for allowing the U.N. to pass a resolution Friday demanding the Jewish state “immediately and completely cease all settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem.”

Politics | Politics

U.S. Abstains as U.N. Security Council Votes to Condemn Israeli Settlements

The administration’s decision not to veto the measure broke a longstanding American policy of serving as Israel’s sturdiest diplomatic shield at the United Nations.

Politics | Politics

Donald Trump's Pick for US Ambassador to Israel Signals Changes in US Policy

President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for the next U.S. Ambassador to Israel is drawing wide-ranging reactions from jubilant praise to heated criticism. Trump’s choice, David Friedman, holds distinctly conservative views in direct opposition

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness Info

Ancient plants in Israel give clues about real 'Paleo' diet | Fox News

Mom was right: Eat your vegetables. We were born to be herbivores.

News | The News

Trump adviser linked to Turkish lobbying

A company tied to Erdogan's government hired retired general Michael Flynn's lobbying firm.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

The Anti-Semitic Stench of Pink Floyd

I’ve read some heavy-duty attacks on Israel and Jews in my time, but they pale beside the anti-Semitic diatribe offered by Pink Floyd songwriter Roger Waters.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Modern Technology Unlocks Secrets of a Damaged Biblical Scroll - The New York Times

Experts using a computer imaging program have virtually unwrapped a charred ancient scroll and recovered a fragment of the authoritative text of the Hebrew Bible.

Politics | Op-Ed

Trump and BDS are symptoms of the same illness | Fred Maroun

Despite living at a time when immensely more information is available at our fingerprints than ever before, and even......

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

9/11 — The Day Israel Lost Her Future Prime Minister

Fifteen years ago today, my friend Danny Lewin was murdered by Jihadi terrorists aboard American Airlines Flight......

Politics | POLITICS

Son of slain Israeli PM Yitzhak Rabin warns Donald Trump about 'incitement' - CNNPolitics.com

Yuval Rabin, whose father, Yitzhak Rabin, was assassinated while serving as Prime Minister of Israel, criticized Donald Trump for appealing to "Second Amendment people" in a speech and warned that the words that politicians use can incite violence and und

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Unlikely Facebook Friendship Saves Afghan Baby With Heart Defect

Two digital acquaintances, one in Israel and another in Afghanistan, collaborated to save a baby in Pakistan with life-threatening congenital heart problems.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

TREVOR TUNNINGTON PADDLES ISRAEL’S DEAD SEA

Australian paddler Trevor Tunnington experiences Israel's growing SUP scene first-hand and gets to paddle in the Dead Sea.

Politics | POLITICS

Obama said Israel supports the Iran deal — here’s their response

What could President Obama have been thinking when he claimed that Israel’s “military and security community” now supports his disastrous nuclear deal with Iran? “The country that was most opposed …

Politics | The Iran Deal

Iran Nuclear Deal: Obama Administration's New Secret Side Deal | National Review

We have new evidence that Obama deceived Congress and the American people in his effort to ram through the unpopular Iran nuclear deal.

News | News

Jewish Baby Boom Alters Israeli-Palestinian Dynamic

The jump, along with the decline of Arab birthrates in the region, has calmed the fears of many Israeli Jews of being outnumbered, writes Yaroslav Trofimov

News | Israel

In Major Shift, GOP Rejects Two-State Solution, Says Israel Not “Occupier” - News – Forward.com

Rejecting decades-old policy, the Republican Party approved on July 12 a platform that does not include a call for a two-state solution to the Israeli–Palestinian conflict. Instead, it defers to Israel to determine whether it is interested in negotiatin

News | Israel

Creating a business plan for Israel

Four childhood friends who grew up in Tel Aviv made a decision while serving in the Israeli Army: If they survived, they would devote their lives to a cause.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Israel’s SUP Scene | Zazik Race Pro

Israel's SUP racing scene continues to blossom as locals and pros alike turn out to compete at the Zazik Race Pro on Lake TLV in Tel Aviv.

Politics | Trump

Adviser: Trump ‘not going to get rid of’ Iran deal

A top foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump says in a new interview that the billionaire would not scrap the Iran nuclear dear if his presidential bid is successful.

News | News

Israel Goes Full Trump on Gaza: Massive Concrete Wall Above And Below Ground Along Entire Border - Breitbart

Israel is planning a massive above and underground concrete barrier across the entire nearly 37-mile border with the Gaza Strip.

Politics | Politics

Lovable Bernie Whacks Israel

Bernie Sanders’s anti-Israel sentiment stems from his old-Left roots.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Bob Dylan’s forgotten pro-Israel song, revisited | Jewish Telegraphic Agency

The Jewish folk rocker released the surprisingly strong defense of Israel in the '80s.

Politics | Politics

Hillary Clinton Emails Show Rabid Anti-Israel Correspondence with Sidney Blumenthal - Breitbart

Hillary Clinton's latest private server emails from her time as Sec. of State reveals her State Department’s long-standing anti-Israel bias.

History | History

The Holocaust Without Jews – Attempts to de-legitimize Israel by universalizing the specific suffering of Jews in the Shoah

On Thursday, Israel will mark Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yom HaShoah. As has been the custom for over six decades, a 2-minute air raid siren will be blared across the entire country and citizens from all walks of life will interrupt their daily routines f

News | News

Friends of the IDF | Jlife

Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) was established in 1981 by a group of Holocaust survivors, under the leadership of John Klein z’l, to provide for education and the wellbeing of the men and women who serve in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), as well as the families of fallen soldiers. Headquartered in New York City, FIDF is a 501c3 not-for-profit corporation that operates 15 regional offices in the United States and Panama.

History | History

The Islamic claim to the Temple is very recent, since 1930

Jerusalem's role as "The Third Holiest Site in Islam" in mainstream Islamic writings does not precede the 1930s.

News | Israel

Israeli hospital develops innovative surgery

Dr. Ziv Gil, chairman of the department of otolaryngology, head and neck surgery at the Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, Israel, was recently in Scottsdale to give a presentation about an innovative method for removing skull-based tumors.

News | Israel

Company promotes West Bank products to fight Israel boycotts

The founder of an organization that fights Israel boycotts by promoting products made in Judea and Samaria, better known as the West Bank, will be in the Valley next month to encourage American Jews to show their support for Israel by purchasing Israeli g

News | Interesting Stories

Weizmann institute develops groundbreaking prostate cancer treatment - Israel News, Ynetnews

News: Professor Avigdor Scherz and Professor Yoram Salomon of the Weizmann Institute develop treatment for prostate cancer patients that targets tumor without damaging healthy tissue.

News | International News

Husband of Palestinian who won ‘world’s best teacher’ served time for terror

Omar al-Hroub provided chemicals used for bombs that killed six Israelis in 1980; wife Hanan recently got $1m. award for teaching non-violence

News | Hollywood

When it comes to Israel, no holds barred for Roseanne Barr

At San Francisco fundraiser, outspoken comedian opens up about her shift from critic to staunch advocate of Jewish state

Science & Technology | TECH

Israeli firm helping FBI to open encrypted iPhone: report

Israel's Cellebrite, a provider of mobile forensic software, is helping the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation's attempt to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino, California shooters, the Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper reported on Wednesday.

Politics | The circus we run our country with

Iran test fires missiles branded with words 'Israel must be wiped out'

Dramatic video captures the moment two ballistic

News | Israel

Why Netanyahu Stood Up Obama

Obama’s final campaign against the Jewish State is underway.

Politics | Politics

Clinton, Libya and Israel - Israel News

The administration has warned various government ministers that any construction of housing for Jews in Jerusalem will be viewed with hostility by the administration.

Politics | Politics

Death of last Treblinka survivor points to post-witness era

The death of 93-year-old Holocaust survivor Samuel Willenberg marks the passing of the last link to the notorious death camp of Treblinka, perhaps the most vivid example of Nazi Germany's attempt to destroy ...

News | News

Brooklyn College students demand ‘Zionists off campus’ | The Times of Israel

Group of activists barges in on faculty meeting, calls Jewish professor 'Zionist pig,' demands end to 'racist' classes

News | News

Two Israelis jailed for life, 21 years for burning Palestinian teen alive

A court sentenced two young Israelis to life and 21 years in prison Thursday for the burning alive of a Palestinian teen, part of a cycle of violence that led up to the 2014 Gaza war.

Travel | The Republic - all things Texas

Governor Abbott Meets With Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu

Governor Greg Abbott today met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss Texas and Israel's historic bond and how he can further solidify their relationship.

Miscellaneous | Interesting stuff

Terrorist stabs Israeli woman to death in her West Bank home

Victim Dafna Meir, 38, from settlement of Otniel tried to fight off assailant; army launches manhunt for Palestinian attacker

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Facebook and Israel: What’s Not to ‘Like’? Lots, It Seems - WSJ

Sheila Kugel writes about Facebook and Israel: What’s not to “like”? Lots, it seems, given a recent experiment with making one anti-Israel page and one anti-Palestinian page, then waiting to see what happens.

Politics | The circus we run our country with

Trump Has Strongest Jewish Ties of all GOP Candidates

Among the expansive field of Republican presidential candidates on display in the party’s first debates Thursday night, Donald Trump may be the most closely connected to the Jewish people.

News | Israel

WATCH: BBC Admits 'Gaza Under Attack' Images Fabricated - Breitbart

A little-known division of the corporation called BBC Trending says that many of images being shared on social media under the #GazaUnderAttack hashtag are in fact several years old, and in some cases from different conflicts.

Politics | POLITICS

U.S. Spy Net on Israel Snares Congress - WSJ

The National Security Agency’s targeting of Israeli leaders also swept up the content of private conversations with U.S. lawmakers.

Politics | Malfeasance

Obama Quietly Adds Arafat Apologist Robert Malley to ISIS Policy Team

Malley has advocated against Israel and for peace talks with tyrants.

History | History

The World's Most Moral Army

Is the Israeli military a paragon of morality and wartime ethics? Or is it an oppressive force that targets innocent Palestinian civilians and commits war crimes as a matter of policy? Colonel Richard Kemp, who was the commander of British Forces in Afgha

News | Israel

Trump: If Israel isn’t willing to sacrifice certain things, there will be no peace deal with Palestinians

Trump is putting the onus of ‘peace’ on the Israelis, saying if they aren’t willing to sacrifice certain things, then there won’t be any peace between Israel and the Palesti…

News | Israel

German BDS backers go on labeling spree of Israeli products | The Times of Israel

Self-styled 'inspectors' descend on German town's businesses checking to see what goods were not marked

Miscellaneous | Interviews

Dennis Ross | Jlife

Ambassador Ross talks about Israel, the Middle East, and more.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

This dogfight between 200 Israeli and Syrian jets was one of the biggest of all time

The Israeli pilots had benefited from great training and a lot of combat experience, but the Syrians had also screwed themselves.

News | Israel

Mass. teen among 5 killed in Tel Aviv, West Bank attacks | Local News - WCVB Home

A pair of stabbing and shooting attacks carried out by Palestinians killed five people Thursday -- three Israelis, a Palestinian and an American from Massachusetts -- in one of the deadliest days yet in a two-month-long outburst of Israeli-Palestinian vio

Sports | Cycling

Racing Mountain Bikes Through the Holy Land

Writer and competitive cyclist Selene Yeager courses through Israel's diverse and beautiful terrain during the Hot Epic Israel XC race

Politics | POLITICS

Prager: Why I Am in Israel — and Why You Should Be | Truth Revolt

I want to explain why I am in Israel. I am in here with 450 American (and a German and a Canadian) listeners to my radio show. About 400 are non-Jews. We are here on a “Stand with Israel” tour organized by the syndicator of my radio show, the Salem Ra

History | Culture

Building the Multicultural Jewish Future | Jlife

The experience encapsulated the kaleidoscope of cultures and experiences available in Jerusalem. Here I was, an Israeli-born, California-raised twenty-something, discussing performance art with an Italian Catholic, a French Jew, and a Christian Israeli, on our way to meet a Jewish Slovenian Ladino scholar and a Polish Muslim to have a food brought by Iraqi Jews fleeing persecution in their home country in the early 1950s.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Mayim Bialik: Why I Wear My Jewish Star – Kveller

Oh, Israel. What a month it's been for you and me. I lost a lot of fans this month because of my love for you. But it's OK. I love you more than popularity, even when you make me crazy. And even th...

News | Fun With Islam

New York Times Praises "Diverse" Muslim Attacks on Jews | Frontpage Mag

Diversity is awesome. Especially diverse attempts at killing Jews. Even if they're not really that diverse.

But the New York Times headline is "Palestinian Protests Turn Up Intensity and Draw a Diverse Crowd". The piece is from notorious propagandist Diaa Hadid of Electronic Intifada and is straight up glamorization of Muslim terror attacks on Jews. Hadid caught a lot of flak when she outrageously described the Muslim murder of a Jewish man as an "accident".

Politics | POLITICS

Iranian aggression since Obama nuclear deal looms as 2016 headache for Democrats - Washington Times

For any Democrat anxious to see the unpopular Iran nuclear agreement fade from public view between now and November 2016, it's been a rough couple of weeks.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

No, It’s Not The Occupation, Stupid

The entire history of the Arab-Israeli conflict is a history of Arabs putting Israel in a position from which it must defend itself, and then blaming Israel for the way it defends itself.

News | Israel

Muslim Medical Staff Didn't Save Rabbi Stabbed to Death Next to Clinic | Frontpage Mag

The medical team did not go out to provide treatment to the wounded

Politics | POLITICS

Team Obama winks at incitement against Israelis

Does Team Obama want more Palestinian attacks on Israelis? Secretary of State John Kerry sure gives that impression. Wednesday saw more bloodletting: An Arab stabbed a 70-year-old woman as she boar...

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Rubio: Why Won’t Obama and Hillary Condemn Palestinian Terrorism?

Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) accused President Obama and Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton of giving Palestinians a pass on anti-Semitism, incitement, and terrorism in a new statement

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AP, NY Times Fail to Report Absence of Power, Kerry From Netanyahu UN Speech

On Thursday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at the United Nations. As described by George Jahn at the Associated Press, it was

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'The New York Times' Goes Truther on the Temple Mount – Tablet Magazine

Was the White House ever in Washington, D.C.? Can we ever really know for sure? Not unless we dig under the existing structure and find indisputable archaeological evidence of the original structure, which British general Robert Ross is said—by some sou