01.22.2017 | 24 Tevet, 5777
Autopsy of Beduin driver casts doubt on terrorism claim
Wadi Ara protesters block roads, call for public security minister to resign
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Jerusalem municipality approves 560 Israeli homes over Green Line
Netanyahu says he remains concerned for settlements ahead of Trump call
Defense minister: No possibility of bilateral agreement with Palestinians
Beduin driver autopsy may disprove terrorist claim
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Maccabi cruises in Tel Aviv derby; J’lem wins third straight
Late goal costs Hapoel Beersheba dearly
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
Science goes in the door, politics out
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
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
The Women’s March on Washington: It doesn't end here
Let history watch us now
An Israeli-American celebrates the Trump inauguration
ISIS destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra
Where do the Palestinians stand on Trump?
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
Trump inauguration rabbi attacked with antisemitic hate speech
Jewish celebrities take on Trump at post-inauguration rallies
Antisemitism in Germany doubled in last year, report finds
New UN chief pledges to be on front line of fight against antisemitism
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Abbas, foreign leaders respond to Trump taking office
Analysis: The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
Kushner role in Trump administration is kosher, says US Justice Dept.
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: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
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
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
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
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
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
“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.
By BEN SALES/JTA
A march is also planned in Tel Aviv, with roughly 250 people registered.
By MICHAEL WILNER
"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.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
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.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
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
The last data showing the trend for the US as a whole comes from the Avi Chai Foundation, which releases a census of Jewish day schools every five years.
For US Jewish leaders, the major problems are indifference and assimilation, while
the solutions are early engagement and education – about Judaism and Israel.
By STEVE LINDE
"We have an alliance going back to when we fled the inquisition in Spain," says shaman rabbi.
Three major institutions produced an unprecedented number of graduate Jewish education degree and credentialed students and educator training programs.
“I am glad Ari Shavit has at least acknowledged an encounter took place. … But Ari Shavit has yet to apologize for what he actually did; he did not apologize for committing sexual assault.”
When it comes to strengthening ties with world Jewry, Israeli MKs admit they have their work cut out for them.
Tiffany Trump has recently become more involved in her father’s presidential campaign, in an attempt to attract millennials.
15 US Jewish organizations urge solution to global crisis
John Daly’s Hollywood-like life has been equally exciting and – given his mission to give back to the world while constantly skirting the grim reaper – inspiring.
By MAXINE LIPTZEN DOROT
Differing perspectives on religion-state matters are already exacerbating tensions between the world’s two largest Jewish communities.
By LAWRENCE GROSSMAN
AJC says lack of religious pluralism could distance US Jews from Israel.
"In order to win, she's going to have to do at least about as well among Jewish voters as President Obama did."
La communauté juive d’outre-Atlantique, menacée entre autres par l’assimilation galopante, doit miser sur le renforcement de l’éducation. Sa survie en dépend
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.
Shapiro gave no hint as to what US President Barack Obama planned to do on the Mideast in the remaining two months of his term.
By HERB KEINON
‘This is a country of miracles and magic.’
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
Three novels playing on historical themes provide entertaining reads but succeed to varying degrees.
By MATT NESVISKY
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
A collection of essays, writings and speeches provides insight into the life and mind of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
By AARON LEIBEL
Philadelphia-based Amy Holtz, CEO of the Diaspora Affairs Ministry’s Israel-Diaspora
Initiative in the US, Mosaic United, sees Jewish unity as being paramount.
The many generous acts of Gershon Burd were only unveiled when his life ended tragically early.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
Jonathan Safran Foer’s powerful third novel depicts the American- Jewish experience – and its troubled relationship with Israel.
By AMY SPIRO
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
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Jill Cohen-Bateman made aliya from New York in 1978.
By ELISSA EINHORN
A wedding, a child, and aliya – a whirlwind ride to immigration.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Thuogh hassidism in America is flourishing, hassidic masters have not always been so enamored with “the land of the free.”
By LEVI COOPER
Sharon Perry made aliya from North Adams, Massachusetts to Jerusalem in 1979.
Fighting for inclusion.
Drudge sees himself as an outsider in the world of news, but his editorial decisions often determine which stories will dominate the news cycle.
By DANIEL CLINTON
The Israeli American.
Leader of US Jewry.
An ambassador of Tikkun Olam.
By NOA AMOUYAL
In 2015, Catz became the highest-paid female executive in the US.
By NIV ELIS
StandWithUs, which began as a volunteer operation in Los Angeles 15 years ago, is today a multi-million-dollar operation.
Brous’s credentials as a woman of faith and of social action are bolstered by her standing on the International Council of the New Israel Fund.
By JEREMY SHARON
When you mix the liberal American husband and wife team with an agenda-driven project combating Israel’s presence in the West Bank, the result is a Jewish literary power couple.
By DAVID BRINN
Soros has the financial wizardry that has earned him more than enough money to get his point across.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Ben-Ami has continued over the years to press for Israeli-Palestinian peace and engage in vigorous debates over Israeli policies.
No one represents and advocates for Jewish communities and organizations around the world better.
The top Democrat has bucked the leader of his own party, US President Barack Obama, on several significant initiatives, most notably on the Iran nuclear deal.
On this week's podcast, Washington Bureau chief Michael Wilner discusses his in-depth special report on Donald Trump and the Jews.
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.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
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.
Some of us may disagree on whether Rep. Ellison is our very first choice to be party chair, but he will be a perfectly great chair regardless.
By STEVE RABINOWITZ
Despite the recent rise of antisemitism in American cities, the Jews of America have earned a seat at the table as Jews and as Americans.
By MICAH HALPERN
Not only is the ADL uniquely empowered to speak out on such matters, arguably it is obligated to do so.
By SHAI FRANKLIN
Might it just be that the era of the American Jewish Left preaching and moralizing to us Israelis about the conduct of our affairs is ending?
By DANIEL GORDIS
“Go Cubs go, Go Cubs go; Hey Chicago, what do you say? The Cubs are world champs today!”
By STEWART WEISS
From a systemic point of view, despite the dangers the State of Israel faces, Jewish continuity only seems sustainable in a Jewish nation state. The modern Diaspora is truly a failing Exile.
By ELI KAVON
Jewish leadership needs to be neutral in this election and in all elections because the future of Jews in America relies on immediate access to whoever sits in the Oval Office.
To make the world a better place, we must first attend to our individual sphere.
By ANDREA SIMANTOV
There is more than one way to express your Zionism.
By GUSTI YEHOSHUA-BRAVERMAN
We have the capacity to get young people to embrace Israel or to walk away in anger at occupation, the rabbinate’s rejection of non- Orthodox Judaism and more.
There is good reason for concern for the future of Jews on American campuses.
Rather than continuing to justify or condone allowing Reform and Conservative Jewry to exist under the radar, we want the state to publicly celebrate our people’s diversity.
By RICK JACOBS
Phil Bryant says concerns about rise of white supremacists is ‘ridiculous.’
“What’s happened as a result of the poisonous atmosphere that Trump has created is that American Muslims are desperate for allies.”
Amidst chants of “not our president!” and “love trumps hate!” one protestor says she is not protesting Trump’s election victory but tacking a stance against his policies.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Divisive at home and unpredictable abroad, Donald Trump brings nativism, populism and nationalism to the presidency. What can we realistically expect for his first 100 days?
A look into the Jewish candidates, who won and lost seats in Congress and Senate, and their views on Israel.
Will a Republican win on Tuesday see mass aliya?
"No one is safe unless everyone is safe."
Texas’s small but politically active Republican-Jewish community has remained largely inactive this year at the presidential level.
Eizenstat cautioned Clinton to avoid the sort of publicly contentious relationship that developed early on between the Israeli government and the Obama administration.
American Jews – including traditional Republican voters – are shying away from Donald Trump.
By JAN-JABEN EILON
At an unscheduled stop, Clinton spoke to Jews in Florida about the importance of voting.
Jewish donors give 25% of the Republican National Convention’s cash.
Jewish voters have a record of higher-than-average turnout.
A 'Jerusalem Post' special report explores differing perspectives on the Republican presidential nominee's decades-long relationship with the Jewish community.