Attempted stabbing attack at Gush Etzion junction
NGO: Fire UNRWA staff members that post photos glorying the death of Jews
Palestinian teen shot dead by police during east Jerusalem riot
Court sentences 3 for planning to kill Jews praying on Temple Mount, e. Jerusalem attacks
Former Israeli national security advisor: Little can be done to prevent lone attackers
Zionist Union debates diplomatic plan
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
Haim Katz joins crowded race for Likud central committee head
Israeli-Russian cooperation has successfully prevented 'unnecessary accidents,' says PM
Classical Review: Barrocade Ensemble
Going Gaga over Naharin
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv ekes out crucial win in Acre
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97
US women's academic group votes to join international BDS movement
Ukrainians erect monument to ‘national heroes’ who killed Uman’s Jews in 18th century
South African rabbinate to regulate circumcision after rabbi botches bris
German man flaunts Auschwitz-inspired 'tramp-stamp' at water park
South African mohel banned for life for botching bris
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
French intelligence source: Paris attack suspect likely fled to Syria
Anonymous follows through in cyber war on ISIS: Extremist website hacked with Viagra
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
How long can Russia maintain its sanctions against Turkey?
TAU neuroscientists: Brains are not gendered
In the face of BDS movement, Britain and Israel agree to expand scientific cooperation
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Netanyahu, Gabbay lead 70-strong Israeli delegation to Paris
2,000-year-old terraces restored 5 years after Carmel Forest fire
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
Farewell to a giant – a tribute to Maurice Ostroff
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
My leader: David Ben-Gurion
Borderline Views: Bennett and the Council for Higher Education
Samuel Huntington revisited: A wake-up call for the West
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
The strange flight of the painted bird
Swinging in the Holy Land
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Vayeshev: A Prince Learns to Dream
How to lie factually
New Israel vs EU Policy or Just "Smoke Screen?"
Label Palestinian Business, Not The Settlements
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
12.01.2015 | 19 Kislev, 5776
Relive the inspiration and excitement of the July 2015 Aliyah Charter Flight. Watch the new Olim celebrate their first moments in Israel and experience the joy of 221 dreams coming true.
By NEFESH B NEFESH
In Israel, volunteerism is a core part of the culture. Israeli children spend many hours each week involved in community projects through their youth movements.
In honor of the July 2015 charter flight, we checked in with four Olim from last year’s flight – and found them thriving with their family, building successful careers and giving back to the country.
Aliyah is a life changing event that affects everyone in the family. The way 8 year old Moshe Somers handled this change blew us away!
Relive the inspiration and excitement of the August 2015 Aliyah Charter Flight. Watch as the new Olim celebrate their first moments in Israel and experience the joy of 232 dreams coming true.
On her trip to Poland, Chelsea befriended her bus captain, Melinda. They sat beside each other on the bus and spoke about their shared desire to make Aliyah.
After visiting Israel and participating in a variety of programs and educational experiences, Sam is fulfilling his dream of making Aliyah and serving in the IDF
After getting an MBA from Tel Aviv University and starting a blog covering Israel’s tech community, Natalie was able to create a thriving network and immerse herself in Israel’s startup scene.
Financial advice for telecommuters in Israel.
By LEON HARRIS
Around 20% of Israelis in England hold only an Israeli passport; 21% hold dual citizenship, and 23% are dual citizens who were born outside of Israel, “mainly in the UK,” the report added.
By SAM SOKOL
The Justice Department has not yet revealed the terms of Pollard's release.
The IFCJ pledged nearly $90,000 to bolster security at 25 synagogues and schools run by Chabad, including in Paris and Toulouse.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
One of the key issues for the current board meeting was Jews from the former Soviet Union, who, combined, comprise “almost half of worldwide aliyah” at 47 percent of all immigrants.
A Jewish refugee recalls his journey from war-torn Ukraine to the Galilee.
The project will be jointly funded by the Israeli government and Diaspora organizations.
232 olim from North America – including 59 lone soldiers – arrive at Ben-Gurion Airport on Nefesh B’Nefesh flight.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Jewish Agency says Eckstein’s immigrants are complaining of missing luggage, ID cards
70 years of Communist repression left countless Ukrainian Jews disconnected from their Jewish heritage and tradition.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Freund’s goal is to find all those who descended from generations that suffered under the Inquisition and forced conversions, to bring them back into the fold and welcome them to Israel.
By LAURA KELLY
Sue Friedman, 90, is among 221 North Americans on Nefesh B'Nefesh's 53rd flight
By JPOST.COM STAFF,STEVE LINDE
The young generation of potential olim view immigration as a commitment akin to marriage, and they’re willing to pay a big price to avoid having to take the plunge.
By NIV ELIS
Immigrants escaping the fighting in Ukraine could require extended stays in absorption centers to deal with the issues brought about by surviving war.
Among the olim were 32 future lone soldiers.
Le regard de la société israélienne sur les nouveaux immigrants s’est modifié. Il aura permis d’organiser le Forum des associations francophones en Israël. Etat des lieux
By KATHIE KRIEGEL
Les habitants de Madagascar seraient-ils presque tous descendants d’israélites de l’Antiquité ? Et qui sont les quelques juifs qui vivent aujourd’hui sur l’île ?
By WILLIAM F.S. MILES
Rehavia still thought of as one of Jerusalem’s high-class residential areas, with a distinctive central European accent and the continued presence of the Prime Minister’s Residence.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
Designer Jason Kipp, 28, a Minnesota-born designer living in Israel creates jewelry with perfectly-scaled maps of Jerusalem, Berlin and Istanbul.
By SIMONE SOMEKH
Poor language skills, and differences in academic and professional accreditation serve as barriers.
9,000 waiting in Addis Ababa and Gondar, MK Naguise: This is a ‘great day for the Jewish people’
“They must be brought to Israel and reunited with their families. They are undivided part of our community,” says MK Abraham Naguise.
This figure was some 85 percent lower than last year, which saw 1,355 Ethiopians arrive in Israel.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The conditions of Pollard's parole have not yet been released but they are expected to include a ban on him leaving the US for five years and he is to be forbidden from giving interviews.
By GIL HOFFMAN
In addition to 546 from France, Ra'anana's mayor said there were nearly 300 English speakers and miscellaneous newcomers from Turkey, Italy, South America, and even Morocco.
Olim came from 97 countries this year including one each from Andorra, Angola, Namibia, Paraguay, the Philippines and Slovakia.
Knesset committee: increase support for new immigrants
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
“We need to show a welcoming face and have a better environment [for all Jews],” Gamliel says.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Committee Chairman Avraham Naguise pointed out that there are 65 apartments at the absorption center that are empty, while entire families are forced to live in one room.
The deputy foreign minister says “Israel has to return to its vision of ingathering of the exiles."
By HERB KEINON
Hillel Fuld From Queens, NEW YORK To Jerusalem , 1993.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
Shashi Ishai, 60, from New Jersey to Netanya, 2009
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Mervyn ‘Rocky ’ Muravitz, 75, who made aliya from Durban to Ramat Gan in 1977.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
Norman Feingold, 90 From Manchester to Netanya, 2008.
Australian-Jewish philanthropist Harry Triguboff is working to streamline the integration process for Jews from the former Soviet Union.
Efrat and Elli Schorr, 41, from Silver Spring, Maryland, to Alon Shvut in 2005.
Profile of Goldie Hollander, 60, who moved from Antwerp to Ramat Hasharon in 1975.
Today the National Childbirth Education Center has been dissolved, but in its heyday people like Blumfield did important work.
Mandel says her parents’ approach of “huge openness and acceptance of all of us as individuals” made her feel comfortable in her spiritual transition.
“You go. You go to Israel. You’ll be a good Jew. Not like me.”
“I believe I’m here for a unique purpose, which I’m in the process of discovering.”
Eastern Ukrainian Jews escape war and return to their roots with Israel’s Shorashim organization.
A profile of Dr. Meyer David Gershbaum, MD, who made aliya with his family in 2014 from Woodmere, New York to Ra'anana.
By SUSAN DE LA FUENTE
A profile of Josh Rurka, who made aliya as a child from England to Ra'anana in 1981.
Changing the view is a metaphor for many adjustments in our lives.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
The homecoming of Batya Wieczorek.
By MICHAEL FREUND
The writer is an American oleh who has just survived his third move within Karmiel in four years.
By PHILIP GOLD
A round-up of news from around the nation.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The Bnei Menashe never forgot who they are or where they came from – or to where they would one day return.
Felix, 94, and Feiga, 90, met in Bergen-Belsen.
"Somewhere between 6,000 and 9,000 Ethiopians who strongly identify with the Jewish community were being denied aliya."
By JEROME M. EPSTEIN
Pollard is expected to be welcomed by his wife, Esther, and his attorney, Eliot Lauer. They – and Pollard himself – have said that it is his dream to make aliya.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
We must face the many challenges of integrating Ethiopians with eyes wide open.
"Locking the door, I always thought, was just a given."
My physical baggage made it with me to Israel this past summer, and my personal baggage came along for the ride, despite my best effort to once again run away from it.
By JUSTIN B. HAYET
‘YOU’RE HERE? All of you?’ said a voice in a thick Russian accent. I turned to the kids and counted.
By DALIA ROSENFELD
Life is never totally risky; but nor is it totally risk-free.
By JUDY MONTAGU
Israel can be a wonderful place, I thought to myself. If only it was filled with Norwegians.
By BRIAN BLUM
In Israel, we are afraid of the other, of those that are different than us.
By ALAN FELD
This Rosh Hashana there are also quite a few reasons to be optimistic as we prepare for the beginning of the Jewish year.
Throughout the years, the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews has spent more than $180 million on aliya, bringing olim from all corners of the world to Israel.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
The best thing that Jews abroad can do for Israel and for their own family’s spiritual and Jewish future is to either move to Israel, or at the very least, raise their children to do so.
By DOV LIPMAN
What is missing here is the Big Picture, the wide-screen perspective of Jewish history.
By STEWART WEISS
At Beit Avi Chai on Shavuot, Jews of all kinds came to learn together and showed a tremendous amount of respect.
By DANIEL GORDIS