04.29.2016 | 21 Nisan, 5776
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestinians clash with IDF forces as Jewish worshipers visit Joseph’s Tomb
Exclusive: Israeli envoy slams Austria’s hosting of Palestinian hijacker terrorist
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Bikini blunder?: Bar Refaeli swimsuit collection accused of copying $11 eBay design
Analysis: Are US, Israel winning or losing newest cyber battles
Police suspect Ma'aleh Adumim man shot and killed terminally ill wife, before killing self
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Mimouna all night long
Katz: We can’t count on US at UN
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
ISRAELI OPERA Gounod: Romeo and Juliet TA Opera House, April 18
Dining: A roadside attraction
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
Your investments: Omer and building wealth
COLUMN ONE: Defeating Hamas in America
Israel’s economy: Reasons to be cheerful – and some for concern
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Should we visit Auschwitz?
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Five years on, Jordan grapples with Syrian refugee crisis
Explosion in Turkey's Bursa caused by female suicide bomber
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
Report: Iran looks to deploy Hamas in the battle to liberate Mosul from ISIS
South African president in Iran to develop ties
US to buy heavy water from Iran's nuclear program in $8.6m deal
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
Potential Jewish NFL pick chooses latkes all year long
A new arrival to Calcutta gives its Jewish population a bump, to 9
Next year on Alpha Centauri: Stephen Hawking wishes friends 'Pesach Sameach'
Hundreds attend 1st Jewish film festival in Casablanca
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Optical guide will keep orthopedic procedures on target
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
Trump, Clinton score early wins in Northeast states
Trump slams 'B-actor' with 'no mojo'
VIDEO: A 'Hassidic Jew' and 'devout Muslim' walk the streets of New York
This week in 60 seconds: Priestly blessings and religious brawls
Grapevine: Finally, a family center
Just Torah: Passover: A means – not an end in itself
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Can you solve this riddle?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Appeasement for Peace?
Just look at Miriam now
It's The Jews Fault, They Could Have Prevented WWII!....
With each passing year, there were fewer of us around the seder table.
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
"Ken Livingstone has been suspended by the Labor Party, pending an investigation, for bringing the Party into disrepute," the party says in a statement.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Wiesenthal Center called for the pastor to be sacked after learning about the comments.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The suspension, made known to the Jewish News by a Labour spokesperson, is the latest in a string of punitive measures against members who have made anti-Semitic comments.
The men were arrested on April 8 in the vicinity of the Blackwall Tunnel in eastern London, where the incident took place.
Malia Bouattia, National Union of Student's first black Muslim woman president, was elected on the same day the Union argued against an amendment for campuses to commemorate the Holocaust.
"I can see now...how my words could have been interpreted as reference to an anti-Semitic stereotype, one that I was entirely unaware of prior to the publication of this article," the student wrote.
A student asked the former FM “How is it that you are so smelly?... Very smelly, and I was wondering."
“The situation on the ground has become dire, the challenge to the Jewish communities has become nothing less than existential.”
“You have to feel absolutely confident that it is totally unacceptable and it won’t be tolerated and I personally haven’t felt comfortable that it is happening yet in the Labour party.”
Hungarian minister warns: Where there are large numbers of immigrants, there is greater anti-Semitism.
Polling company ICM conducted the survey and aired their findings Wednesday in a new documentary titled "What do British Muslims Really Think."
A day after envoy Regev visited London's SOAS campus, protests erupted by anti-Israel activists demanding an apology from the university director.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
The Austrian Forum Against Anti-Semitism, which began monitoring anti-Semitic incidents in 2003, said 465 incidents were recorded during 2015.
Parliamentary speaker Volodymyr Groysman being considered for the job by President Petro Poroshenko.
By SAM SOKOL
The charity is funded by the EU, the Irish government, as well as numerous other non-state charitable trusts and organizations.
By JEREMY SHARON
The Islamic Tarbiyah Academy in Dewsbury, located in West Yorkshire England, is under scrutiny following allegations that the school is "promoting extreme Islam."
According to The Zionist Organization of America several anti-Semitic incidents have been recorded on CUNY campuses.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Uber was investigating the incident between the driver, Artur Zawada, and a student, Jake Croman.
In interview, Dr. Kevin Barrett asserted that the current rash of terror attacks were not perpetrated by Islamists, rather carried out as "false-flag" operations.
“The fact that no one sought to stop these chants or take any measures against those shouting them...constitutes a badge of shame for Croatia.”
Many feel that their government is less competent in defending civilians, Jews and otherwise, than its neighbors, including France.
The new statement of principles stems from concerns among Jewish students and faculty about a rise in anti-Semitism on several UC campuses in response to recent student activism in support of Israel.
The issue arose after a Conservative MP asked the prime minister whether he agreed that anti-Semetism was a problem that should be forcefully eliminated from both private and public organizations.
Vicki Kirby, a former parliamentary candidate, was suspended Monday. Her comments in old tweets resurfaced after she was made a local vice chair of the party last week.
"We have made clear that local authorities and public bodies cannot adopt BDS policies aimed at Israel," Michael Gove says at anti-Semitism conference.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
In a statement, republished Saturday by the Washington Post, Catholic Memorial President Peter Nolan said that the school was “deeply disturbed” by the incident.
Relationship with pro-Hamas chairman of London mosque comes to light at a time when Jeremy Corbyn's party is under the spotlight for anti-Semitism.
Rejection of BDS by continental student organizations is believed to the first major European opposition to the hubs of anti-Israel and anti-Semitic academic initiatives in the UK and US.
The attackers called the kippa-clad boy a “dirty Jew” and punched him.
A police press release said the girl's 24-year-old friend, who local media have said was a former fighter in Syria, had also been charged with complicity in preparing the bombs.
The Federation of Jewish Communities of Spain expresses its gratitude to the mayor of Madrid for joining the international initiative to combat anti-Semitism.
By MARION FISCHEL
According to ZOA several incidents have been recorded on each campus.
Arn Strohmeyer who is scheduled to give a municipality-funded lecture is accused of stoking modern day anti-Semitism and hatred of Israel across Germany.
European rabbis given self defense course at Berlin conference.
By DANA SOMBERG
Jewish Student Organization says in statement that this constituted the fourth incident of Nazi symbolism in a year.
Racism and anti-Semitism by militant soccer fans has been an issue in Italy for years.
Joy Karega, an assistant professor of rhetoric and composition, had made comments accusing Israel and 'Rothschild-led bankers' of responsibility for downing a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine in 2014.
The city council of Germany's Bayreuth on Wednesday overruled the mayor's opposition to award 10,000 euros to the radical US NGO 'Code Pink.'
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL,JPOST.COM STAFF
Kaplan has a history of making anti-Semitic remarks, having previously written that Jews “rule the Western universities and world media.”
Saadon is suspected of giving a false deposition and may be indicted, another unnamed police source is quoted as saying.
In September 2015, Peace TV Urdu aired two programs featuring the late Dr. Israr Ahmad, who stated that Jewish people were "like a cancer."
Advertisements on London's tube target security firm for close business ties to Israel as well as the BBC for "biased" reporting in favor of Jewish state.
By SAM SOKOL,LAHAV HARKOV
The tactic was an innovative strategy to try to redirect and water down BDS resolutions instead of fighting against them in universities where anti-Israel elements outnumber pro-Israel element.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Willis Cato, who received the Purple Heart while serving in the Phillipeans during WWII, died last October at the age of 89.
10 Brooklyn College students interrupt a faculty meeting to make demands, shout slurs at Jewish members.
"It’s not very nice and comfortable to be there as a Jewish person,” says Kim Bodnia.
Ministry official states that while the issue is certainly controversial for Americans, it is important to discern the nature of the Internet and to act accordingly.
The cartoon clip depicts Jews as “violent religious extremists” who communicated only in Hebrew and “held themselves aloof.”
Brigitte Merk-Erbe recommended to the city council that the award and prize money be rescinded. The city council will address the row next week.
While magazines lambasting religion and politics in an irreverent style are fine, he contended, it is “absolutely unacceptable.”
Threats to educational institutions in Pennsylvania, Ohio prompt police investigations a day after Jewish schools in Britain received bomb threats.
Three Jewish houses of worship in Ireland and Belgium were recently placed on the market.
The UK opposition party's leader rejected the notion that Labor was failing to tackle anti-Semitism within its ranks despite a string of recent incidents.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Facebook post by Naz Shah emerges that suggests the "relocation" plan accompanied by the text "solution for the Israel-Palestine conflict."
The Nate D. Sanders Auctions in Los Angeles is set to start online bidding at $15,000 for the 4-page letter by the 27th US president to DC-based Jewish journalist Gus J. Karger.
Sadiq Khan says the UK party's leader Jeremy Corbyn needs to be “trained about what anti-Semitism is.”
According to British media, Labour activist Bob Campbell accused Israel of standing behind the terrorist group in a Facebook post a day after the attacks in Brussels last week.
Amid the display of national and international unity in the wake of the deadly attacks in Brussels, a few people went out of their way to exclude Israel
The suspension came after British Prime Minister David Cameron called for her removal and Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn called her comments "offensive and unacceptable."
Heinz Christian Strache, arrived in Israel on Monday, visited Yad Vashem.
By HERB KEINON,REUTERS
"In order to counter BDS most effectively, you have to reclaim the narrative of liberalism," says expert.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
In response to the comments, Labor party leader Jeremy Corbyn denied that anti-Semitism was a pervasive problem within the party.
In an interview with the British newspaper 'Independent', Waters said that since he declared his support for BDS, he has been accused of being "a Nazi" and "an anti-Semite."
US college authorities need to take stronger action against the targeting of Jewish students by anti-Israel activists
By ROBERT HORENSTEIN
Lowe made the allegation over comments made last year by Board of Equalization member Jerome Horton following the board’s decision to lower income tax Lowe owed on a $25m. home sale in 2005.
These shocking developments affect all Jews, bridging the entire political spectrum, secular and religious, ultra-Orthodox to Reform.
By ISI LEIBLER
Responding to anti-Israeli posts on social media opened up a world of hate from often liberal-minded friends and acquaintances.
By SIMON KOVAR
Photoshopping politicians into SS uniforms is despicable, but reporting it has become a worrisome trend.
By LAHAV HARKOV
If the prime minister and/or other ministers would have clearly denounced the disgusting behavior of the Croatian fans after the match, the damage done would have been mitigated somewhat.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
By joining forces to restore cemeteries and share heritage, not only do we protect the memorials of the dead, we also welcome the living, and send the message that Europe belongs to us all.
By THORBJØRN JAGLAND
The British still don’t understand that the UK and Europe have long funded and connived at not just Palestinian terrorism, but the incitement that causes it.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
The strength of a community is not determined by the existence or absence of threats, but by its ability to recognize those threats and to organize itself to defeat them.
By LESLIE WAGNER
As the issues of Israel, Islamic fundamentalism and anti-Semitism become increasingly intertwined, the borders between them are becoming all the more blurred.
By DAVID NEWMAN
Omidyar should stop funding anti-Semitic lies about Israel that seek to make it impossible for the Jewish state to defend itself against terrorists like Hamas.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Every anti-Semite knows that the United States and Europe would not be what they are today without their Jews.
By NATHAN LOPES CARDOZO
A display of unity would go a long way toward defanging much of the poison of our adversaries, who allege that Israel’s foreign policy is a product of right-wing extremists.
It’s hard to banish the impression that latent or blatant anti-Semitism, mixed with ignorance, lie at the root of the malevolence routinely aimed at Israel as at no other country.
By JUDY MONTAGU
These anti-Semitic posts were exposed in an article at The Tower by David Gerstman over the weekend.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Nothing has changed over the years, even over the centuries. Every aspect of anti-Semitism is just the same as ever.
By ROGER KAYE