03.30.2017 | 3 Nisan, 5777
UN looks for Trump foreign policy hints from tough-talking envoy
Arab states to UNESCO: Reject Israeli sovereignty over all of Jerusalem
Watch: Hamas threatens top Israeli officials over Gaza assassination
Arab leaders at summit endorse two-state solution
Police custody of JCC bomb threat suspect extended
Tubi 60: The booze, the myth, the legend
Defeat for Chief Rabbi Yosef in High Court ruling on ‘Agunah from Safed’
'Political crisis that threatened Israeli coalition resolved'
Israel to slash payments to UN, give money instead to supportive countries
Bill would cancel property–tax discount for foreign-funded NGOs
Israeli military exports rise to $6.5 billion
Italian fare with French flair
Seafood takes pride of place at Abrage
The Russia Ballet Theater will perform ‘Don Quixote’
Music and much more
Vigdorchik brings in sponsorship for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics
Amid floundering season, Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Barcelona
Beitar adopts no-tolerance policy on racism
Harush, Hemed suspended for criticism
Israeli bird-watching event raises NIS 254,000 to save black storks
Your Taxes: New Israel-Canada tax treaty
Tech Talk: EyeYon receives new financing
Violence strikes the health system again
Iodine-free salt create ‘national health problem’
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Paraguay to replace ‘shackle-and-hoist’ kosher slaughter method
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
This Normal Life: Transforming FOMO into JOMO
The Human Spirit: Hijacking feminism
In Plain Language: The power of one
Out There: ‘Hobbling on the highway, hidin’ from adventure’
'Syrian refugee numbers pass 5 million mark in Mideast'
US-Israeli activist raises funds for Syria via new taxi service
Arab world surprisingly mum on Modi visit to Israel
New PLO ambassador to US has high hopes for Trump era
Iran: Russia can use military bases 'on case by case basis'
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
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
The new tech tool helping to flag campus antisemitism
Ivanka Trump becomes unpaid White House employee
Bob Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm
Has traditional ‘shmura’ matza become an American food trend?
Minority Report: Lesser-told stories and personalities from the Israeli tech community
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
David Friedman sworn in as new US Ambassador to Israel
AIPAC to lobby against Trump foreign aid cuts
Report: Trump calls over UN settlements resolution likely intercepted
AIPAC renews focus on two-state solution, tries to shore up Democratic support
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
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of March 31, 2017
Grapevine: Italian film festival
Grapevine: Crossing the line
It’s something in the blood
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
JPost on Instagram
How Sarah Silverman's new show plans to take on politics
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just A Thought: On Jewish memory
Meeting real Americans
A Bounty of Books
Hot off the Arab press
Foreign flavors at Mamilla Rooftop
Ready, set, go!
This week in Jerusalem
Two she-bears in Thailand
Hitting the notes, together
Time and tide wait only for artists
A life in film
מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Building Mitzpe Ilan, a Young Community on the Seam Line
KKL France’s 20th Walk for Water in Israel
Meeting on Water Sensitive Cities
Czech Parliament Representatives in 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
MK Ahmad Tibi: "Instead of showing understanding for the needs of Arab communities, they are ramping things up for demolitions. It is horrible and it creates friction and anger."
By BEN LYNFIELD
Defense minister says MKs Zoabi, Odeh and Ghattas should not be citizens of Israel as part of future peace deal.
By JEREMY SHARON
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
NGO Tsofen and city mayor team up to promote entrepreneurship.
By SHARON UDASIN
Sami Miaari says that “the big drug pharmaceutical companies are not hiring Arabs.”
La mendicité forcée des enfants palestiniens
By MICHÈLE MAZEL
The Federation Movement is adamant that there is no way to divide the city of Jerusalem again.
By PEGGY CIDOR
With inspiration from Martin Luther King Jr., Joint List chairman Ayman Odeh discusses ambitions for combating incitement and forging a more integrated Israel.
To tackle the crisis of democracy we must restore the public’s faith in its governing institutions.
By YOHANAN PLESNER
This is the second accident within a year in Romania that took the lives of Israeli medical students.
Northern District Police have yet to make any arrests in the shootings and a gag order was imposed on details of the investigation.
The reservists say they feel betrayed by the state.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Residents of a Galilee Beduin village fight for a 2-kilometer access road.
By DAVID BRINN
Plans call for 400 residents to be removed to make way for Jewish town.
‘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.
"If the leaders of the country incite, what will average citizens say?"
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.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Maysaloun Hamoud’s debut feature film
tells the story of three Arab women living in
After the violence in Umm al-Hiran that claimed two lives, can
the state push through Beduin resettlement in the Negev?
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
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
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
Unrealized potential is a tragedy for those whose talents are left uncultivated and for the society at large, which loses out on benefiting from its human capital.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
"Whenever possible, this government always thinks the worst of Israel’s Arab citizens."
By JEFF BARAK
Netanyahu's Arab policy is full of hateful and vindictive rhetoric but
features affirmative action and unprecedented economic investment.
The contradiction is indicative of a broader pattern.
By DANNY ORBACH
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.
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.
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