01.18.2017 | 20 Tevet, 5777
'Israel looks to Trump to halt UN resolutions that encourage terror'
Ex-IDF officer: Trump needs to help stop PA terror and martyr payments
Palestinian stabbing attack thwarted against IDF soldiers in West Bank
Watch Live: UN debates Middle East and the Palestinian question
Yair Netanyahu questioned in investigation of PM
Palestinian, 44, killed during attempted stabbing attack
I’m fully responsible for sexual misconduct, Buchris tells court
Civil Service Commission considers probe of Health Minister
Top cop heading Netanyahu investigation to retire in June
Kerry tells Netanyahu: 'You're affecting the ability to make peace'
Israel to get envoy to Brazil, after nearly 18 months
CLASSICAL REVIEW: ASHDOD ANDALUSIAN ORCHESTRA Nini and More
Rod Stewart announces concert in Tel Aviv this Summer
Brazilian singer Seu Jorge to pay tribute to David Bowie in TA
Jean-Michel Jarre to perform at Masada in April
Sinai Says: Retiring Rivkin’s legacy linked to future of rhythmic gymnastics in Israel
Hapoel has chance to take control of group
Maccabi defeats Hapoel in Tel Aviv derby
Yellow-and-blue begins busy stretch with league triumph
Consumers care about safe cellphone disposal
Ministry D-G: Country’s health system is starving
Health Ministry slammed over artificial colors in food
Children of new olim feel sicker than those of older immigrants
Rare lung transplant breathes new life into mother of two
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
An open letter to the prime minister
Stretch to be the best person and president you can be
US to help Egypt restore hundreds of pharaonic era coffins
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Former US officials urge Trump to talk with Iranian resistance group
Turkey says New Year's nightclub attacker caught in Istanbul
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
In show of unity Iran bids farewell to former president Rafsanjani
Iran to expand military spending, develop missiles
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for truck attack in Berlin
Obama appoints Ben Rhodes, Iran deal messenger, to Holocaust Memorial Council
Jewish Democratic mayor resigns from Maryland golf club over Obama membership debate
UK PM rejects Corbyn's call for Israeli embassy investigation
Rome to hold marathon marking Holocaust Memorial Day
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Tech Talk: Inroads toward gender equality
Watch Live: Kerry discusses 'diplomacy in an era of disruption'
Trump preserves his options on Israel and Iran
Ex-CIA chief rejects report Israel was warned of sharing intel with Trump
Trump pick for National Security Council to give up post
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Jewish oligarch brings Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Much to see, feel and do in Berlin
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Suspects arrested in France over Kardashian robbery
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
“Our research has shown for the first time that the children of immigrants report health that is less good than those born in Israel and even in comparison to immigrant children as well.”
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Jerusalem-based scientist Gary Steinman's quest for answers has led him to an incredible career.
By ELISSA EINHORN
The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act requires countries to provide the IRS with information on American bank account holders with over $50,000 in their account.
By NIV ELIS
Yehuda Losky touted as oldest volunteer in the Yad Sarah organization that helps the elderly, sick and lonely.
Two 'Freedom Flights' from France, Ukraine to arrive this week.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Roman Polonsky, director of the Jewish Agency’s Department for Russian-speaking Jewry, says aliya from Ukraine has actually tripled in the last three years.
By STEVE LINDE
“There is no argument at this point as to whether they are affiliated with a recognized community.”
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Russia was the source of the highest number of olim.
Jewish refugees from the Donbass region still comprise a significant portion of those headed to Israel from Ukraine.
Bnei Menashe member says visit strengthened his Jewish identity.
The report shows a consensus among Jewish leaders that the community should be more welcoming and inclusive for all those who seek to participate in Jewish life.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The Joint Distribution Committee inaugurates its new Jewish community center in Kiev.
By year 2000, as many as 75,000 immigrants who were at one point committed to the Zionist ideal of aliya (immigration), later changed their minds and returned home.
From aiding the hearing-impaired to a cellphone selfie stick and Paint Party Events, the Blumenthal Fund enables immigrants to do business in Israel.
Triguboff Institute helps immigrants through conversion process.
Prior to discovering his Jewish roots, Csanad Szegedi was known for his extremist positions and antisemitic statements as a member of the Jobbik party.
By ARIK BENDER
Nadine Franz shocked to find mother was baptized; she identifies as a Jew.
Randy Levine seeks to show appreciation to American youth headed to IDF.
The passengers on the Nefesh B’Nefesh flight include 75 young men and women who will become Israeli citizens and volunteer in the IDF.
The initiative, three years in the making, hopes to unite Jewish people in Israel and the Diaspora.
Umbrella organization for French olim notes while many serve in army, the dropout rate is high.
Funds to go to haredi schools and yeshivot.
Community leaders skeptical that Nice attack will lead to wave of immigration
Jewish Agency official Ben-Haim: Despite terrorism and anti-Semitism, most not ready for Israel yet.
Increasing numbers of new immigrants arrive to Israel from all over the world, Central Bureau of Statistics finds.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Près de 70 ans après son aliya, il estime qu’Israël est la plus belle success story de tous les temps
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
Les juifs du Venezuela optent de plus en plus pour l’aliya à mesure que la situation du pays se détériore
By RACHEL MYERSON
Les programmes de Gvahim, ou la meilleure façon de se connecter au monde israélien de l’entreprise
By JOSH HASTEN
Rachel Koenigson is working toward a core mission of health for everyone.
There’s something infinitely uplifting and reassuring in being one of a room full of Jews from across the globe.
By ANNA KRYCER
Jerusalem’s Yoga Homeschool infuses the practice into everyday life.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
While many Israelis celebrate our brave lone soldiers, most are significantly less aware of lone bnot sherut.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
"Israel makes me smile, I can get used to the sunshine."
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
Enlistees are part of 72-strong Nefesh B’Nefesh group flight
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Jameson plans on moving to the home of her fiance, Lior Bitton, in Herzliya, a suburb north of Tel Aviv.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Jewish Agency notes spike in aliya from Brazil; Sharansky honored at Jewish community conference in Sao Paulo.
New national holiday pays tribute to all of Israel’s olim
By TAMARA ZIEVE,LAHAV HARKOV
Tales of success and hardship accompany the country’s newcomers.
Aliya organizations expand strategies to encourage and aid immigration.
“The State of Israel always knew to absorb aliyah, but didn't always know to absorb olim.”
Former National Labor Court president Steve Adler has a new job as co-head of appeals for the Holocaust Claims Conference.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The study says that government’s efforts to overcome deficiencies in aliya processing have been successful, but only minor improvements have been made on social and professional integration.
By JEREMY SHARON
‘In Jerusalem’ explores what drives the man who changed the face of Israel’s foreign service and is transforming the new generation.
By BERNARD ELLOUK
“For a while now, I’ve thought living in Israel was a better, more wholesome life than living in any other country, especially in America."
Netanyahu to olim: This journey is not just of personal importance, but of national importance.
This summer, Nefesh B’Nefesh plans to bring 2,000 olim to Israel, and Sunday’s flight is the first of two charters set to help reach that goal.
By KATHERINE KEENAN
Thousands turn out for mega-event celebrating French aliya.
By AMY SPIRO
The Knesset passed in a final reading a law instituting the holiday on the seventh of the Hebrew month Cheshvan.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Among the attendees was Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who spoke of his lifelong connection to American Jewry as well as the contributions US Jewry has made to Israel.
By LAHAV HARKOV,LAURA SIGAL
The benefit of having a word that can mean 'hello,' 'goodbye' and 'peace.'
By LAURA KELLY
Robert John Hickinbotham, 61, from Birmingham, via Cologne, to Ramat Gan, 2014.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
Sheldon (Shmuel) Gellar, 78, from Michigan to Jerusalem, 1988.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Saphira Tessler-Greenberg, 25, from Potomac, Maryland, to Ra'anana 2010.
By SUSAN DE LA FUENTE
Nina Brenner-Buckstein, 32, from Hollywood, Florida, to Ramat Beit Shemesh, 2009.
By CARL HOFFMAN
What started out as a strictly social group for Ashkelon’s Anglos has evolved into a help group for new immigrants and people in need – locally and nationwide.
By MAXINE LIPTZEN DOROT
Getting to know Marty Gilbert.
How a child immigrant grew up to become an artist and an Israeli, combining the country’s news with its flowers.
By BARRY DAVIS
The former mayor of Wellington, New Zealand, is a now a Jerusalem resident.
By DAVID GEFFEN
A sense of family and inspiration at the site of Jacob's biblical dream.
‘Israel makes me smile, I can get used to the sunshine.’
A lifelong quest to make the world a better place knows no boundaries.
Emunah Murray, 58, made aliya from Columbus, Ohio to Ma'aleh Adumim in 2016.
Jill Cohen-Bateman made aliya from New York in 1978.
After moving to Israel, the Walleses continue challenging themselves with new limits and new adventures.
Michal Boiman and her husband devoted five years to being caregivers in their home for infants and small children in need of emergency foster care.
Tamar Yonah, 56, made aliya from Orange County, California in 1978 to Kochav Ya'acov.
Hillel Butman, 84, made aliya from Leningrad to Jerusalem in 1979.
A wedding, a child, and aliya – a whirlwind ride to immigration.
Beyond exhibiting items, museums can have an important role in society.
News briefs from around the nation.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
A recent immigrant channels his energy into good deeds.
Sharon Perry made aliya from North Adams, Massachusetts to Jerusalem in 1979.
Oleg Zolotnitskiy, 27, made aliya from Ukraine to Givatayim in 2014.
The aliya story of Terry Newman, 35 who made the move from London to Netanya in 2006.
Genendy Radoff, 43, made aliya from Silver Spring, Maryland to Ramat Beit Shemesh in 2005.
The aliya story of Osnat Goldman, 68, who made aliya from Brooklyn to Jeruslaem in 1969.
In Kiryat Bialik, youngsters from London and Manchester mix with their new Israeli friends despite not being able to discuss Brexit or soccer scores in any common language.
By PAMELA PELED
In the summer of 2013, David Moshe and his wife, Orah, and two young children made aliya from Boca Raton, Florida.
Through his Jewish Covenant Alliance, a veteran ‘oleh’ advances the principle that Israel is the herald at the gate, warning the whole world against totalitarian threats.
For this decorated soldier, the Hebrew letters are now the tools of his trade.
Sarah Weil, 32, moved from California to Jerusalem in 2005.
A profile of 27-year-old Meir Fox, who made aliya from Teaneck, New Jersey to Kibbutz Me'erot Yitzhak in 2012.
Singer’s commitment to Israel and to the success of new immigrants drives his passion to build Kfar Olim.
He was thrilled to discover from a Dutch rabbi that his great grandparents were very religious Jews and known for their community work.
“The threat from what is happening now is whether Diaspora Jewry and Israel will continue their journey as one people.”
By YAAKOV KATZ
The concept of aliya has changed radically since the first decades of Israel’s establishment. Once upon a time, refugees made up the bulk of olim.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The government would do well to invest more in organizations such as ESRA, rather than initiating one committee after the other to no avail.
By BRENDA KATTEN
"Most of the year, I cook from old knowledge and experience... but in this season with its theme of looking backwards, my recipe folder is a good place to jump-start this process."
By BARBARA SOFER
“I feel the need to be very blunt with you: I don’t understand how aliya is not part of the standard education in our day schools."
By DOV LIPMAN
Must aliya always mean a career decline?
By BRIAN BLUM