01.16.2017 | 18 Tevet, 5777
Germany: Israeli settlements must not undermine Mideast peace
Shin Bet foils Hamas cell trying to undermine PA rule in West Bank
Israeli MK unveils plan: A Palestinian autonomous region in West Bank
Israelis and PA to talk water after six-year freeze
Herzog and Edelstein agree: Not all criticism of Israel is antisemitism
Israeli zoo goes bananas: Monkey escapes Ramat Gan Safari
Police question 'Yediot' publisher for third time in Netanyahu graft case
Netanyahu has been repeatedly 'fired up' during our talks, says Obama
Israeli settler leaders to go to Washington for Trump inauguration
Analysis: Who benefits from the leaks?
Music, the country way
Archaeologists unearth jewelry likely removed from Nazi gas chamber victims
Classical Review: Mendi Rodan Orchestra
American rockers Grandaddy to make Israel debut
Hapoel TA continues winning form under coach Hadar
Maccabi massive favorite in Tel Aviv derby
Soccer: Beersheba extends gap at the top once more
Basketball: Maccabi Tel Aviv loses again, falls to Real Madrid
Israel, Jordan begin building free trade zone
Health Ministry asks NII to establish breast-milk bank
Religious woman ousted from hospital for ‘spiritual counseling’
Government approves plan to boost manpower in hi-tech sector
Emergency room visits decrease in 2015
A unique, one-stop shop for helpless youngsters
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
Obama’s Middle East legacy: Tragic failure
The interregnum and first 100 days
Right from wrong: The cyber bikini intifada
January 16, 2017: School discipline
In final ruling, Egypt court rejects transfer of Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia
Qatar pledges $12m. to assist Gaza in electricity crisis
Iran says it will not renegotiate nuclear deal
Jordan's King Abdullah reshuffles cabinet amid growing challenges
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
In show of unity Iran bids farewell to former president Rafsanjani
Iran to expand military spending, develop missiles
UN chief concerned Iran may have violated arms embargo
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for truck attack in Berlin
UK's Corbyn calls for investigation into Israeli meddling after embassy row
300 Jewish leaders sign letter backing DNC chair hopeful Keith Ellison
Israelis to travel abroad to honor fallen lone soldiers in hometowns
Chilean neo-Nazis attack Jewish LGBT youth with razor
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Tech Talk: Inroads toward gender equality
Trump: Jared Kushner will 'broker Mideast peace' for the White House
Trump offers to end some Russian sanctions for nuclear arms cut
After Nazi comparison, CIA chief warns Trump to watch what he says
Report: Trump to meet with Putin in first foreign trip as president
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
Russian-Jewish oligarch pays millions for Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Much to see, feel and do in Berlin
The Travel Adviser: Boom time
This week in 60 seconds: Jerusalem and Paris
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Suspects arrested in France over Kardashian robbery
Glamorous gathering: Ivanka Trump, Jordan's Queen reportedly met in New York
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Trump and the Jordanian option
Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem?
Expunge the stain
The harder they fall
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
A Swiss bank guard’s quest to obtain justice for the Jewish people
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
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
Dozens of Arab Israeli social media users took to Facebook to speak out against the ramming attack.
By EINAT OLIVIER
Out of the 175,000 active IDF soldiers are several hundred Arab Israelis who have chosen to serve.
A Jewish customer of the popular Israeli cafe franchise believed that two Arab employees were speaking about the customer in Arabic.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Thousands pray at Western Wall without incident; Jerusalem deputy mayor calls for cancellation of all Arab construction in capital, deportation of terrorists’ families.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
But Israel must meet preconditions, minister says.
By ADAM RASGON
Speaking at a meeting in Ramallah, the PA president also mentioned that Israeli Arabs can become a source for peace between the two sides of the conflict.
By HERB KEINON
Over the past decade, 2,641 of the 7,168 applications were approved, for an acceptance rate of 36.8 percent. By contrast, in 2015 the acceptance rate was 2.9 percent.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
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.
"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
Sami Miaari says that “the big drug pharmaceutical companies are not hiring Arabs.”
La mendicité forcée des enfants palestiniens
By MICHÈLE MAZEL
The prime minister's election day faux pas has been deliberately misconstrued by omitting its second half
By EVELYN GORDON
The Federation Movement is adamant that there is no way to divide the city of Jerusalem again.
By PEGGY CIDOR
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.
Political violence overtakes this pastoral neighborhood on the Mount of Olives once again.
By MOSHE STEINMETZ
With inspiration from Martin Luther King Jr., Joint List chairman Ayman Odeh discusses ambitions for combating incitement and forging a more integrated Israel.
‘In Between’ tells a new story.
By HANNAH BROWN
Layan Nasser laid to rest in Tira; funeral attended by several Joint List MKs, but not by any representatives of the government.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Even though Israeli-Arabs make up about 21% of the population in Israel, more than 50% of murders and attempted murders occur in the sector.
Haifa’s A-Sham Food Festival pairs Jewish and Arab chefs to offer a modern twist on traditional Arab recipes.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Community leaders from Gilo and Beit Safafa came together to formulate a plan to allow the Muezzin to continue without disturbing others.
By JEREMY SHARON
"If the leaders of the country incite, what will average citizens say?"
By BEN LYNFIELD
Defendants stabbed, burned, tore pictures of Duma victims.
Leaders say apologizing for 48 people killed is not enough.
According to data released last week by the Central Bureau of Statistics, 69% of Arab-Israelis surveyed have a negative view of the police.
At Abu Sharkh’s funeral on Sunday, a loud protest erupted as some of the attendees shouted that the police do not properly investigate murders and too often blame family members.
Wednesday night’s event was unique because it was organized by the Likud and intended to persuade Arab Muslims to support the party of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Cities like Umm al-Fahm illustrate the growing lawlessness in parts of the Arab community, which makes up 20 percent of Israel's population and frequently complains of discrimination.
Among Beduin communities of the Negev, horse racing is an integral part of the culture.
By JOSH SOLOMON
Ayman Sikseck writes in his ‘stepmother tongue,’ Hebrew, to make himself, and his fellow Arab-Israelis, present in Israeli society.
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
Odeh asserted in the Monday meeting that it is time for Israel to treat Palestinian citizens as equals and as a national minority with “real democracy and real citizenship” and not dismissively as “Israeli-Arabs.”
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The NGO sent a letter to Health Minister Yaakov Litzman on Monday raising these issues.
The program received a boost with the launch two weeks ago of a Hebrew database of dozens of Arab experts in various fields.
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.
By LAHAV HARKOV
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.
There is a great deal of underused and underappreciated entrepreneurial energy among Israel’s Arab population.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Usfiya’s Druse residents are so hospitable it’s even fun to get lost in the Mount Carmel village.
By MEITAL SHARABI
We have our very own Middle Eastern style of Christmas right here at home in towns like Nazareth.
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.
How Juha’s Guesthouse helped revive the coastal village of Jisr e-Zarka.
By RACHEL MYERSON
Negev Beduin communities are opening their doors to welcome guests over Succot for the third annual ‘desert magic’ festival.
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
Even under the worst circumstances, Arabs, Muslim and Christian alike, are not immune to liberal attitudes.
By AMNON RUBINSTEIN
Statistics are already telling us that a majority of young Jews do not believe in equal rights for Arabs or in democracy for all.
By DANA WEISS
We cannot allow extremist leaders to dictate our future.
By DOV LIPMAN
Secrecy still shrouds events from six decades ago.
By DANNY ORBACH
Among the survey’s respondents, Israel’s Arab citizens are by far the most optimistic about a shared future.
By YEDIDIA Z. STERN
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