03.24.2017 | 26 Adar, 5777
US stresses 'concern' with Israeli settlements after intensive talks
Taking the war to the BDS activists
Palestinian petrol bomb thrower killed by IDF in West Bank
Terrorism victim’s parents witness sealing of killer’s home
Bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, used Bitcoin, Google Voice
Former US special envoy on antisemitism 'surprised' by JCC perpetrator
In spite of crisis, IBC continues hiring IBA staff
Poll: 11% say Netanyahu was truthful on political crisis
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan
'IDF unsure of extent of prostitution among its soldiers'
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Classical: Ethnic cello,
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
No pressure on blue-and-white in Spain
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Grapevine: Rating isn’t everything
My Word: Bad breaking broadcasting news
Column One: Trump’s greatest deal
Fundamentally Freund: Does Israel want more Ethiopian Jews?
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Family of missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson sues Iran in US court
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
‘Antisemitism is still a concern'
Earliest Jewish manuscript in New World to return to Mexico
Canadian family discovers heirloom on display at Yad Vashem
Senate approves David Friedman as Israel ambassador
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills combating Israel boycotts
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
FBI director confirms Trump team under investigation for Russia ties
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
This week in 60 seconds: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei: Wisdom residing deep in the heart
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
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
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
US President Donald Trump has addressed the rising threat in recent days, last week opening his first address to a joint session of Congress with a broad condemnation.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Rumors Trump will nix the post prompted the bipartisan letter.
The ADL says that the spike in antisemitic vandalism nationwide and rhetoric online coincides with Trump's political rise and has been fueled by his supporters.
Now that the administration seems to have found its voice, the Jewish mainstream is looking for action.
By BEN SALES/JTA
US media's obsession with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner revives old stereotypes of Jewish power and control.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
He told fellow marchers who recognized him as the brother of recently named White House advisor Jared Kushner that he was just “observing” the march.
“We’ve defended other nation’s borders while refusing to defend our own, and spent trillions of dollars overseas while America’s infrastructure has fallen into disrepair and decay.”
Rosenstein would be in charge of any investigation into Hillary Clinton.
Soon after, on August 1, 1776, Salvador added another “first” to his legacy — the first Jew to die fighting for American independence.
A delegation of Reform Jewish leaders, including Union of Reform Judaism president Rick Jacobs, met with the PA president on Thursday in Ramallah.
By ADAM RASGON
Jewish students slam institution for allowing antisemitic rhetoric.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The interactive map, which was created by an investigative journalism organization, chronicles more than 150 antisemitic crimes committed across the US in the past months.
For teachers, the bomb threats have meant broaching antisemitism with children, sometimes before it appears in their curriculum.
Krief was diagnosed with primary myelofibrosis, a rare form of blood cancer that is likely fatal if a stem cell transplant match is not found.
Gary Torgow, a Detroit businessman who serves as chairman of Mosaic’s steering committee, said that the organization is searching for her replacement.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
US Federations are optimistic about the future of American Jewry despite spike in antisemitic incidents.
The FBI and Scotland Yard are collaborating on the investigation into several recent waves of bomb threats against Jewish community centers and groups.
David Lenio is an active Twitter user who has used the social media platform to express countless antisemitic threats, threatening to kill children in mass shootings.
By JOY BERNARD
Nine of the threats were sent or called in on Tuesday and the remaining five, affecting JCCs in Colorado, Delaware, Connecticut and Vancouver, Canada, took place Wednesday.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The legislation bans foreign nationals who publicly call for economic, cultural or academic boycotts of either Israel or the territory it controls beyond the Green Line, from entering the country.
A 31-year-old man from St. Louis, Missouri was arrested on suspicion of calling in at least 8 bomb threats to various Jewish centers and institutions.
By MICHAEL WILNER,DANIELLE ZIRI
Referring to the arrest of the disgraced former journalist suspected of making bomb threats, ADL NY leader Bernstein heeded against the 'unprecedented' wave of antisemitism in the US.
In a rare move, the US Federal Communications Commission granted a temporary waiver to JCCs and telecommunications carriers to help track down calls threatening the centers.
"President Trump must be listening to Alex Jones again,” Interfaith Alliance President Rabbi Jack Moline said.
Mothers of children who attend JCC schools talk about the emotional toll the wave of bomb threats has had on them and their families.
Philadelphia Muslims decry attack and pitch in to help clean up.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,DANIELLE ZIRI
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
Rasmea Odeh, a member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, was sentenced to life in prison in Israel for her involvement with a terrorist organization.
While the overall Oscars climate is merrier this year there are fewer than usual overtly Jewish storylines underpinning the ceremony.
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
The incident marks the second time a Jewish cemetery in the US has been vandalized in the past week.
By MICHAEL WILNER,TAMARA ZIEVE
"This is extremely personal for me," said Cohen during his late-night talk show.
Rabbis and activists met with the Lithuanian ambassador to the US to discuss the convention center to be built on top of the former Snipiskes Cemetery.
Governor Greitens has declared his intention to repair the St. Louis cemetery. Another initiative came from local Muslim activists, who have launched a campaign to help rebuild the vandalized site.
No organization has access to more Jews than Hillel.
By ELLIOT JAGER
Jewish community centers across the US received bomb threats on Monday, adding to a wave of threats made this year.
The ADL released a statement calling Trump's response to questions about the rise of antisemitism in the US "mind-boggling."
By TAMARA ZIEVE,JTA
Sixty-seven percent of Americans regard Jews warmly, though people aged 18-29 view Jews less positively.
The organization builds on the foundation of Birthright trips for university-aged students offering more in-depth and educational experiences for US youth.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The bill, called the Safeguard Israel Act, aims to cut off funding to the United Nations until the president certifies to Congress that the controversial UNSCR 2334 has been repealed.
The two Chicago-area families garnered worldwide attention and praise after a photo of them jointly protesting the Trump travel ban went viral.
Demonstrators call for rejection of Trump’s immigration ban.
Will Reform Jewish leaders be able to remain true to their values in their vehement protest against the Trump administration?
The rabbis were protesting the Trump administration's most controversial executive order to date when they were arrested for blocking traffic.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Last month, over 10,000 young Jews joined Repair the World’s Martin Luther King day volunteering activities and the organization also held service projects and discussions in Washington DC.
A look at 11 influential members of the tribe who will be working alongside the new president.
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
“The American Jewish community and Israeli society exist in very different realities and these differences have been shaping the worldviews of these two communities.”
A march is also planned in Tel Aviv, with roughly 250 people registered.
"We’re working with everyone to ensure that we find pragmatic, bipartisan, common-senses solutions to these seemingly intractable problems.”
AJC discusses issues of religious pluralism at Knesset committee meeting.
There has been an increase in the United States in reports of threats and vandalism on Jewish property in the wake of the presidential election.
J Street’s alignment with progressive Democrats likely dooms its fight against appointment of David Friedman as ambassador to Israel.
In the 10 days after the elections, there were 867 incidents of hate reported to the Southern Poverty Law Center
Everyone likes a winner, and the success of the team has certainly generated more interest in baseball in Israel than ever before.
By ALLON SINAI
Every US president in recent memory has committed during electoral campaigns to moving the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem only to relent on the promise when taking office.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
President Rivlin tells American Jewish leaders that he appreciates both the Left and the Right and does not want Israel to become a bipartisan issue.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Multi-missions to mark 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification.
By STEVE LINDE
LA-based Russian composer Anna Drubich rediscovers her Jewish roots in the new concert piece ‘Kaddish.’
By BARRY DAVIS
Zionist Union’s Shai submits Kotel pluralistic prayer outline as legislation, implores PM to stop Shas proposal.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The musician still needs to deliver a lecture in order to receive the $927,740 prize.
Haim Saban was one of the most generous benefactors of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.
The president-elect shouldn’t be given a free pass, but the talk of anti-Semitism in his administration is out of place.
By AMIEL UNGAR
Novelist Jonathan Rabb shares his motivation in writing a tale of a
Holocaust survivor attempting to rebuild his life in Savannah, Georgia.
By ATARA BECK
Historian Jeffrey Gurock delves into the rise, decline and revival of Jewish Harlem.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
A coffee-table book provides a peek into the rundown, abandoned ruins of the Borscht Belt.
By MIRIAM KATES LOCK
As antisemitism and its manifestations increase, no doubt a lot of mixed families will have some thinking to do, perhaps some decisions to make.
By PHILIP GOLD
Levinson’s family said they believe Robert is still alive,
Outspoken comedian and actress Roseanne Barr said in 140 characters what many American Jews are thinking.
By ASHLEY O'BRIEN
Israel's national baseball team is heading to the quarterfinals of the World Baseball Classic.
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
Raisman tweeted her appreciation at being included in the edition. The magazine "celebrates all women for being strong & beautiful," she added.
Jill Cohen-Bateman made aliya from New York in 1978.
By ELISSA EINHORN
The latest Gallup survey shows Trump’s approval rating among all voters has dropped to 37% and among Jewish voters it is down to 31%.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
The real reason for the Israeli/American Jewish divide
By DOUGLAS ALTABEF
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 answer to hate is not to hate others in return - The answer to hatred is to refuse to demonize ANY other group
By BARRY LEFF
Alienating a million or more American Jewish advocates will be costly to Israel’s cause, long after Trump’s “alt-right” voters have moved on.
By SHAI FRANKLIN
Instead of commenting on the recent bomb threats to Jewish community centers, Trump ignored the issue and unfathomably responded by speaking about how many Electoral College votes he received.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The liberal era is over. The new era will see the rising of two forces in America, which will have to choose whether to clash or rise above their differences and engender a cohesive society.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
For this nervous moment to pass we need both our government, and the resistance to it, to recognize that American Jews are feeling a little frightened right now.
By JOEL BRAUNOLD
What drives Americans
living in Israel to stay up
all night for the game?
By MIKE GROPPER
There are no easy answers to antisemitism, humanity’s oldest hatred.
By JOEL LEYDEN
Antisemitism is not only a Jewish problem; Jew-hatred – like other forms of religious and ethnic prejudice – is a threat to the very foundations of liberal democracies.
By IRA FORMAN
What a bitter irony to live in a world in which Israel is the one country in which a Jew does not have the freedom to express his or her Judaism.
By ELLIOT COSGROVE
As many times before, there has been a renewed interest in the Jewish minority and its place in the country and role in the world.
By ANNIKA HERNROTH-ROTHSTEIN
Trump and Brexit are testimony to the fact that we are living in a world of unexpected change; whether it takes us to the far right or to a whole new way of being, is up to us.
The right-wingers in Israel may be correct in believing that the new administration in Washington will be more tolerant of Israel’s settlement policies than the current administration.
By REUVEN HAMMER
But only if they choose to reexamine their attitudes towards their own Jewish identity.
Phil Bryant says concerns about rise of white supremacists is ‘ridiculous.’
By HERB KEINON