05.28.2016 | 20 Iyar, 5776
Hezbollah is broke thanks to US sanctions, says White House official
'World Health Organization condemnation of Israel is anti-Semitism,' says Lapid
Salafi group in Gaza claims overnight rocket launching at Israel
Knesset warns Arab MKs against Temple Mount visits during Ramadan
Netanyahu’s government may be near collapse, report says
Israeli-Arab named first-ever 'Miss Trans Israel'
Bennett: Netanyahu's cabinet compromise 'meaningless spin'
Poll: Party led by Kahlon, Ya'alon, and Sa'ar could topple Netanyahu
Resigning minister: Liberman defense appointment ‘extraordinarily cynical’
Environment minister resigns in protest of Liberman's entry into coalition
Rocket Man rocks Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv documentary festival announces film winners
Palestine Literature Festival highlights local and international writers
Taking it all off
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Morocco refuse to play Israel in wheelchair tennis World Cup
Disappointing denouement for Mac TA
Jerusalem, Hap Tel Aviv resume captivating quarterfinal
My Word: Taiwan revisited
As I See It: Democracy in turmoil
The unlikely likelihood of a centrist bloc
Israel’s spectacular champions
IAEA: Iran's uranium stockpile stays within limit set by nuclear deal
Arab World: ISIS shifting tactics as it loses territory, recruits
Egyptian Muslims attack Christians, strip woman naked over rumored affair
Male doctor helps Saudi woman deliver baby - and is then shot by husband
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
Too hot for Tehran: Glam couple flee Iran after model photos deemed 'un-Islamic'
Escape to victory: 'Anti-Iranian occupation' team wins soccer cup
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
Steven Spielberg, in Harvard commencement speech, says anti-Semitism on the rise
London’s Muslim mayor joins pledge to fight anti-Semitism
Forging links with the Diaspora through dialogue
Self-described anti-Semitic German pastor resigns from interfaith position
Surprise! Anti-BDS gift box coming straight to your front door
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Research shows exposure to dirty air may raise risk of heart disease
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
Rx for Readers: Stresses over sleep lines
Litzman blasts Palestinian ‘political attack’ on Israel at WHO’s yearly assembly
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Grapevine: Language legislation
VIDEO: Is this the most racist ad you have ever seen?
Grapevine: Born in Jerusalem
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
Whose land is it?
A Jew in ancient Rome
The Russian Underground
SpaceIL: To the moon!
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
Beauty amid the horror
The Blue Line – and the blues
A day to connect
Sweep the supermarket with Ezrat Achim
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
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
The Burqa-wearing Trojan Horse
A Second Daniel; A Tudor Intrigue by Neal Roberts
Jewish history and demography
“Fascism is looming over the US…” a response to Dr. Laitman
The third murderer was not sentenced and is still attempting an insanity plea.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
CEO of Statnet polling institute said results found more than 100,000 Arabs do not have the ability to buy medicine, clothing or food.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
"I did not educate him in such a way," the suspect's father said, "and I am deeply sorry by what he has done."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
40-year-old woman spied on Haifa installations, train station, and court on behalf of Gazan jihadist group, Shin Bet says.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Around 100 Israeli Arabs demonstrated illegally in Ramle and threw rocks at security forces that dispersed the demonstration.
By BEN HARTMAN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LAHAV HARKOV
Joint List source: No talks behind the scenes to calm situation.
User posts "The Bilingual School - May Their Names be Erased" on navigation app before company deletes post.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,REUTERS
In the survey of 400 Jewish and Israeli teens, 27% of Arab Israelis reported never having spoken with a Jewish youth.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Incident under investigation by the education ministry
Hamza Magamseh was arrested in October 2014 for traveling to Syria to join Islamic State, where he spent 10 days at a training camp.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,BEN HARTMAN
Strongly-worded statement from the PA Foreign Ministry says Liberman “poses threat to humanity.”
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,LAHAV HARKOV
MK Ahmed Tibi calls Yisrael Beytenu chairman "Jewish ISIS."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Tamer Nafar of hip-hop group DAM waited 24 hours before revealing that his photo was staged.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Man from Kfar Yasif in North arrested upon returning to Ben-Gurion Airport, Shin Bet announces; indicted for joining Jabhat al-Nusra.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"We are like brothers and sisters here; [Extremists] won’t change that."
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Sami Miaari says that “the big drug pharmaceutical companies are not hiring Arabs.”
Cette fois, la Cour suprême n’a pas pris sa défense. Les juges ont été choqués par la haine de ses propos et ont confirmé son exclusion de la Knesset pour 6 mois.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN,SYLVIE BERGER
The prime minister's election day faux pas has been deliberately misconstrued by omitting its second half
By EVELYN GORDON
The Israel Festival’s Nekudat Mifgash tries to recreate the halcyon days when Arabs and Jews enjoyed a slice of watermelon together in no-man’s-land.
By BARRY DAVIS
Arieh King is trying to get citizenship for one-third of the city’s population to enable them to leave the city... he hopes.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Political violence overtakes this pastoral neighborhood on the Mount of Olives once again.
By MOSHE STEINMETZ
The municipality is taking steps to improve educational services in the Arab sector, but the gaps are still wide, and in the meantime the vacuum is being filled by the Wakf.
With inspiration from Martin Luther King Jr., Joint List chairman Ayman Odeh discusses ambitions for combating incitement and forging a more integrated Israel.
Joint List spokesman compares ISIS to Zionism; Zionist Union candidate boycotts panel due to participation of Kahanist Knesset candidate Baruch Marzel.
By JEREMY SHARON,LAHAV HARKOV
Liberman: Just as Hamas was outlawed in Egypt today, this is how we need to outlaw these extremist factors and take their Israeli citizenship and remove them from Israel.
Arab alliance will get more than 12 seats, he says.
Now that each party has guaranteed seats in the next Knesset, it can be expected that ideological and personal differences will break it apart.
According to Liberman, a poll sponsored by Yisrael Beytenu showed it will get eight seats in the next Knesset, and his goal is 16.
Head of the District Court, Judge Avraham Avraham said that the prospective buyers all issued identical or nearly identical bids, “seriously impairing the principle of equality”.
By BEN HARTMAN
Opposition leader involved in car accident.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Arab Israelis monitoring implementation of budget deal that grants them around 10-15 billion shekels.
A poll presented on Channel 2’s “Meet the Press” Saturday night found that only a third (34 percent) of Israelis support separating Jews and Arabs in maternity wards.
Branded as the Agency's “Global Tikkun Olam initiative,” project Ten sends Jewish youth to work in vulnerable communities around the world and in Israel.
By SAM SOKOL
There are women Qadis in Egypt, Jordan, Sudan, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates and even the Palestinian Authority.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
According to Channel 10, authorities are now searching the home of the family of the gunman.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The CHE seeks to either open a new campus branch of an existing recognized and budgeted university in an Arab town or turn an existing Arab teaching college into a general academic college.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The difference is so significant, the researchers said, that it would be worthwhile for the Arab caregivers to train others to make their own care more humane.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Muslim officer helped gain intelligence on rioters, drug dealers.
Meitzav test shows academic achievement gaps between Hebrew-speaking and Arabic-speaking students.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Israeli Democracy Index for 2015 pinpoints polarization between country’s Jews and Arabs
Plan to shut funding gaps expected to go through despite involvement of some Arab citizens in recent terrorist attacks.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Joint List chief Ayman Odeh to meet Netanyahu on Monday.
A new study by Jerusalem’s Taub Center found large differences in salaries between Jewish female pharmacists and their Arab-Israeli counterparts, apparently due to differences in seniority.
The Arab Higher Monitoring Committee is an organization that coordinates Arab political action and is made up of Arab MKs, municipal leaders, and other community figures.
Program for talented youth has turned out over 40,000 grads, a figure it thought would take 2 decades.
Ayoub is a lawyer and an engineer who hosts three shows on the Arabic radio station A-Shams.
Despite numerous lawsuits filled against a number of businesses, the court found that plaintiffs rights were violated when his Arab origins were used as a pretext not to hire him.
The court appeared to have downplayed the importance of deterring others like Magamseh from joining IS in the future.
An Arab museum of contemporary art opens in Sakhnin.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Dr. Mordechai Kedar to ‘Post’: Arab bloc is full of contradictions that will prevent it from becoming a formidable force in Israeli politics.
Netanyahu said on Monday he regretted offending the country’s Arabs during a rallying call on Election Day last week.
A few years ago, the ministry’s deputy chief scientist was an Israeli Arab from the North.
"He humiliated and hurt 20 percent of Israel's citizens all in the name of his re-election drive," the Zionist Union leader said.
Family of Jerusalem teen killed by Islamic State says he was seduced by lies.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The campaign includes running conferences for Arab students in colleges; media outreach; and work on a new poll that will identify the messages that would encourage the most turnout.
Poll finds that a majority of Arabs are afraid to walk around in Jewish areas, and vice versa.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The Israeli youth from Nazareth left Israel two months ago for either Syria or Iraq and recently made contact with his family again from a Turkish hospital.
The report says that Operation Protective Edge exposed the country's racism as well as its socioeconomic inequalities.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Seven youths from town of Fureidis, near Zichron Yaakov, arrested for allegedly intending to harm police officers for nationalistic reasons after police shooting of Arab man in North.
After posting about Zidan Saif's funeral on Facebook, Ariela Sternbach received pledges from several anonymous donors to pay for a charter bus to the funeral.
By JEREMY SHARON
Economy Minister Naftali Bennett and MK Dov Lipman joined prayer-goers one day after five were killed there by terrorists on Tuesday.
Medical personnel say dozens are suffering from shrapnel wounds and lacerations, leading to suspicion that a fragmentation grenade was thrown during the brawl.
Rioting continued on Sunday in Kafr Kana in northern Israel, following the killing of a local man Friday night by police; 20 arrested; protests at universities.
By BEN HARTMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF,DOV LIEBER,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Premier spoke in the aftermath of Saturday’s violent riots by Israeli Arabs in the Lower Galilee near the village of Kafr Kana.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Restoring security to Jerusalem requires ‘zero tolerance’ approach of former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani, Deputy Transportation Minister Hotovely says during tour.
MKs on the Right said the police officer's response was justified, while some on the left called it murder.
Shalom Aharon Ba’adani, 17, dies of wounds from terrorist attack; rioting continues in east Jerusalem.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
The young man, 22-year-old Khir Hamdan, died of his wounds.
By LAHAV HARKOV,BEN HARTMAN
There is a great deal of underused and underappreciated entrepreneurial energy among Israel’s Arab population.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
We have our very own Middle Eastern style of Christmas right here at home in towns like Nazareth.
By MEITAL SHARABI
It took a cardiac arrest to open up Larry Rich’s eyes to how the Emek Medical Center in Afula is helping Israelis and Arabs work together for the common good of humanity
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
The city of Ramle has undergone a significant transformation over the last five years and is now a popular tourist attraction.
BESA director Efraim Inbar: The best situation is to be the majority group in a country, and have the guns.
Mock ISIS bills found in town in northern Israel.
According to reports in the Israeli Arab news media, the family members of the three youths have been trying to track their movements and prevent them from crossing the border into Syria.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Joint List: PA has no partner for peace on the Israeli side; Danon: They should be helping the people who voted for them.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,LAHAV HARKOV
Hussein Shakra carries a knife kit to and from culinary school - and a letter authorizing him to do so; Police: Nobody should be carrying knives around.
By AMY SPIRO
The UN authorized the creation of the State of Israel on condition it respect minority rights. It cannot renege on its promise to the world.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The present situation is truly quite sad.
By STEPHEN G. DONSHIK
Those who violate the law should be prosecuted, convicted and censured without exception and without fear. Those who do not should have the same rights and opportunities as the rest of us.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Two thirds of Israeli Arabs say that their Knesset representatives are not advancing their interests.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
The discrimination in budgets for the prevention and treatment of violence against women cries out to the heavens.
By RAWNAK NATOUR
Arab elected officials have disappointed the public time after time with their lack of professionalism in how they lead their constituents toward political change.
By SAMI MIAARI
"What African- Americans demanded in the civil rights years was a share of the promise of America. What Israel’s Arabs seek is for Israel to be fundamentally different."
By DANIEL GORDIS
Every Israeli is a ‘settler’ and every ‘settler’ is a legitimate target.
By ITAMAR MARCUS,NAN JACQUES ZILBERDIK
Israel, for its part, should welcome a token amount of refugees into Israel as a gesture of goodwill and neighborliness in hopes of improving the poisoned relations with Arabs in the region.
By NOAH SLEPKOV
"There are three things here: the Palestinian flag, the Israeli standard of living, and self-respect; It’s not possible to have more than two of them at the same time."
By GILAD SHARON