04.24.2017 | 28 Nisan, 5777
Israel security forces arrest Palestinians linked to violent attacks
Erdan appearance in Negev fuels Beduin calls for boycott
84 more Hamas men quit hunger strike – Prisons Service
Israeli defense minister: Zero tolerance for thugs who attack IDF soldiers
Judge blocks new neighborhood next to Biblical Zoo over animal welfare
Fillon leads French-Israeli votes by far
Emmanuel Macron's Israel ties
Huldai sitting out Labor, running for mayor again
Knesset expected to pass public broadcast law this week
Israel rejects informal US request to extradite JCC bomb threat defendant
Israel charges teen hacker over JCC bomb threats, blackmailing US state senator
First glimpse of Nesher's 'Past Life'
Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters urge Radiohead to cancel Israel show
Israeli artist depicts world leaders as you’ve never seen ’em before
Erin Moran, Joanie in ‘Happy Days,’ dies at 56
Bagatskis to remain in charge at Mac TA
Israeli amputee sets new marathon world record in Vienna
Medvedev finishes Euro vault final in eighth
Shatilov snags another bronze medal at Euros
Hadassah docs perform world’s 1st robot-aided repair of severe spinal fracture
Why are Shoah survivors’ grandchildren more afraid of ISIS?
Without disinfectants or intensive use of energy
Doctors’ journey to the 21st century
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Nahariya beach opens after 6-year asbestos cleanup
Israeli start-up extracting water from air, around the world
Saudis and women
Our World: The agenda for the Trump-Abbas meeting
April 25, 2017: A kowtowing ‘Post’
On My Mind: Prioritizing Central Europe
UN elects Saudi Arabia to women’s rights commission
Lost evidence of Armenian Genocide discovered in Jerusalem archive
UN employee resigns amid allegations he was elected to Hamas leadership
Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iran's Rouhani to run for second term as president
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
ISIS crimes scarred Iraqi history and landscape
EU officials vow to never forget along with 10,000 participants in March of the Living
'No Israelis served here,' says Australian piercing shop
'US antisemitic incidents jump 86% at start of 2017'
Austria stands shoulder to shoulder with its Jewish citizens, says visiting Chancellor Kern
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
Global ticket marketplace acquires Israeli software start-up in $56m. deal
Israeli tech prevents ads from funding terror websites
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move
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
The Israeli teen designer conquering the fashion world
Turning the contentious stereotype on its head
Preserving the memory of the
Holocaust through education
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
The definitive ranking of Ben & Jerry's Kosher for Passover flavors
See why the internet is kvelling over Jenna Jameson's new baby girl
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Stuffed delights: A taste of Syria
Sustainability in regrowing supermarket plants
Manning the Art
Life from the ashes
Shining a light on the Jerusalem Art scene
Bread of independence
Family hiking in spring
The art of handmade paper
Rocking in Ramallah
לְזֵכֶר רָאוּל וָלֶנְבֵּרְג
מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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Pope Francis likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
Watch: Christians celebrate Easter in the Holy Land
Green Horizons’ Desert Wilderness Survival Program
Eurovision 2017 contestants plant trees in Israel
On the Galilee, its Environment and its Heritage
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2017
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
“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
For some people, the phrase that ends the Seder can begin a whole new phase of life.
By DVORA WAYSMAN
Immigrants arrive in Israel, seeking a better life in Promised Land.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
At 9th annual Nefesh B’Nefesh Mega event, retirees learn it’s never too late to make aliya.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Liberman: Israeli policies don't impact hatred of Jews.
By GIL HOFFMAN,TAMARA ZIEVE
French delegation leader: Our work is to make young people feel part of a Jewish future.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Destined for Atlit, an old C-46 is seen as educational tool.
An interview with Nefesh B’Nefesh co-founders Rabbi Yehoshua Fass and Tony Gelbart
By STEVE LINDE
In time of crisis, the country's Jews appeal to Israel for support.
The nine Venezuelans, who went through a Conservative conversion, will immediately be converted again by a Conservative rabbi and then be allowed to come straight to Israel on A5 visas.
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.
“There is no argument at this point as to whether they are affiliated with a recognized community.”
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
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
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
The Prime Minister’s Office issued its own report card.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
"The fact that so many people say they would leave the country if they could indicates that many Israeli citizens do not feel a sense of belonging to the state."
The bill will now have to pass three readings in the Knesset.
By UDI SHAHAM
Herzog noted that everyone, Israeli and Jewish leaders, are walking on thin ice—not wanting to embarrass the American administration.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Some 1500 people are expected to attend this year's Mega Event in search of answers to their aliya questions.
Convicted murderer contends mistreatment by Israel Prison Service.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Jewish Agency and Immigration Ministry initiative retrains Russian immigrants for careers as hotel chefs.
By AMY SPIRO
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.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
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
Jeffrey Levi's store displays old toys and collectibles dating from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries, is situated in a new shopping mall on Arlosoroff Street.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
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By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
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
Hillel Schenker, 75 moved from Brooklyn, New York to Tel Aviv in 1963.
By BEN FISHER
A noted artist draws inspiration from weaving the strands of her life to express her inner artistic and spiritual world.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
A teenager who makes
aliya becomes a
successful young adult
living her dream.
The story of a five-year-old girl who resolves to make aliya, grows up, and finally launches a successful business here.
An artist specializing in fashioning sculptures from parts of palm trees takes root quickly after making aliya.
A Jew who had become far-removed from his Jewishness took a chance, made aliya and
discovered that ‘the Jewish soul gets pulled here.’
A Nefesh B’Nefesh recent event shows how some immigrants
and their Sabra children take root and branch out.
A professor’s journey
demonstrates his conviction
that given an opportunity,
people can change direction.
A Hagana fighter’s daughter discovers that sometimes you
have to go halfway around the world to meet your soul mate.
By SUSAN DE LA FUENTE
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.
When the train stopped, on impulse, one of their group began to declaim in Aramaic the prayer ‘Yekum purkan min shamaya’ (‘may deliverance arise from heaven’).
By BARBARA SOFER
A full 36% of secular Israeli Jews said they would move abroad given the opportunity. About a fifth of haredi Israelis said they wanted to leave.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Despite rising tensions in the US following the recent uptick in antisemitic acts, the prediction of a wave of aliya American Jews in response is nonsensical.
By ISI LEIBLER
The return on our investment will be nothing less than a vibrant Jewish future.
By ADAM MILSTEIN
srael will soon have to expand its borders far beyond its wildest dreams – not for the benefit of the Jews, but at the request of millions of Europeans.
By NATHAN LOPES CARDOZO
It is well known that the first cracks in the equation of “France equals liberty, equality and fraternity” have been evident for quite a while.
By ARIEL KANDEL
“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.
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."
“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