01.19.2017 | 21 Tevet, 5777
Hundreds of Palestinians call on Trump not to relocate US embassy
Report: Hezbollah claims IDF breached Lebanon border to install spy gear
Britain again breaks ranks with Europe — this time over Israel
‘More than just our homes were destroyed’
IDF chief Eisenkot undergoes successful prostate cancer surgery
Trump team plans 'announcement' on Israel embassy move
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
State still has no solution for Amona families
Life stipend for Armon Hanatziv terrorist’s family
Israeli, Turkish generals meet for first time in years
Coalition refuses to vote on deportation bill
Art: From the mysterious to the macabre
Yellow-and-blue braces for visit from Red Star Belgrade
J’lem brought to grinding halt in St. Petersburg
Sinai Says: Retiring Rivkin’s legacy linked to future of rhythmic gymnastics in Israel
Hapoel has chance to take control of group
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Tech Talk: Israeli technology strong in TV industry
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Do Israeli coffee machines contain lead?
Ministry D-G: Country’s health system is starving
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
Grapevine: Changing of the guard
Media Comment: Mozes exposes Israel’s media
Letters to the Editor: Readers weigh in on Trump and Obama
JPost Editorial: Pollard’s time
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Outgoing US envoy says UN needs to 'push' Iran on arms embargo
Iranian duo's move to Bulgaria makes history in women's volleyball
Former soccer star placed on Egyptian terror list
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
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
ADL urges US Jewish institutions to be alert following bomb threats
Columbia prof. says Israel advocates will 'infest' Trump administration
Australian mayor declines synagogue invitation, cites Israel’s ‘gross and illegal occupation’
Report: Ivanka Trump gets pass to travel on Shabbat for inauguration
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
LGBTQ activists stage dance protest outside Mike Pence's DC home
Watch: Invoking Netanyahu and Putin, Indian right-wing group hails Trump
Trump UN envoy pick slams settlements resolution as 'the ultimate low'
Watch Live: Biden addresses prestigious forum days before leaving office
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
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Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
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
"I will visit our Yemenite Jewish brothers in Palestine with a group of Yemenite jurists in order to discuss the problem manifested in their inability to visit Yemen," Ali Bakhiti said.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
As Jewish geography meets the digital age, the Homrun Group looks to match Israeli and American companies.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
How South African-born Leonard Sackstein survived bumps and setbacks on the way to realizing his Zionist dream.
By LANA JACOBSON
“They talk about peace, we talk about the war against BDS.”
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The Jerusalem Unity Prize and Unity Day is an initiative spearheaded by Mayor Barkat and Gesher to memorialize Naftali Fraenkel, Gilad Shaer and Eyal Ifrach.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Zaki previously served as a consultant to Human Rights Watch and as chairman of Tze’irei Meretz, the youth arm of the left-wing Meretz party.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
A fairly recent approach to the religion focuses on making liturgy more accessible: ‘We welcome you just as you are,’ says ALEPH executive-director.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
“For the bereaved families, this Torah scroll is a prominent symbol of Judaism, and that is called ‘the tree of life,’ and this is a sign of the continued life of the boys who fell.”
However, a spokesperson for Glinski, who is also the First Deputy Prime Minister of Poland, is quoted as telling that Glinski’s office had been in contact with the event’s organizers.
From aiding the hearing-impaired to a cellphone selfie stick and Paint Party Events, the Blumenthal Fund enables immigrants to do business in Israel.
By STEVE LINDE
Tiffany Trump has recently become more involved in her father’s presidential campaign, in an attempt to attract millennials.
Many more Israeli Jews, 35%, say that observing Jewish law is essential to being Jewish, compared to 19% of US Jews.
By JEREMY SHARON
The threats, which appeared on Facebook, warned the high school would be attacked Tuesday and included pictures of a person in a gas mask and a knife with a swastika on the handle.
A Czech tour bus decorated with chilling images of Auschwitz victims and train tracks has faced criticism for its representation of the site as an attractive destination.
Ukraine is where Jewish past and present merge in a kaleidoscope of feeling, sight and impression.
By STEVE APFEL
Matthew Kuppe allegedly took photos of naked boys in the locker room of the JCC of Metropolitan Detroit in West Bloomfield, Michigan, and shared them on a Russian website.
Brooklyn businessman Jeremy Reichberg, who was arrested Monday, allegedly hired Grecko as part of a larger pattern of showering gifts on police officers in exchange for special treatment.
The Israel Experience is bringing thousands of young Jews to volunteer, intern and have
a firsthand insight into the Jewish State.
By CARMIT SAPIR WEITZ
The Nefesh B’Nefesh Employment Department works tirelessly to ensure that its immigrants find gainful employment in Israel.
"Bless the people of this too often wounded country with the ability to know their own best selves."
By SHANA MEDEL
The district's Orthodox-majority board has been accused of financial mismanagement and of diverting funds from public schools to area yeshivas.
Actress Helen Mirren invokes film role in her DC testimony.
Speakers at the event include Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked and Alan Dershowitz.
Bordering on the Jewish quarter of Amsterdam, the slum was inhabited by hundreds of people living in squalor and extremely crowded conditions.
Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett explains to Jews abroad what Israel is doing to help them.
It is no surprise that he lived to see all his children and grandchildren grow up well-grounded in Jewish tradition and settle in the Land of Israel.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Ivanka's husband Jared Kushner has been the Trump campaign’s main point man to the Jewish community.
"Jews have been part of the Indian society for 2,300 years now."
The Genesis Prize, dubbed by Time magazine as “The Jewish Nobel,” will be awarded to Itzhak Perlman.
The JDC helps Jews in distress around the world and is perhaps best known for its Hesed social service centers throughout the former Soviet Union.
By SAM SOKOL
The origins of "Nittel Nacht" customs are murky, and even the name itself is a matter of some debate.
By URIEL HEILMAN/JTA
Presence of suspicious vehicle and unknown man who manifested suspicious behavior near the school caused alarm.
“Tonight is a special night, Together we can do great things”.
By STEPHANIE GRANOT
Dr. Alexander Brenner, 90, a tireless defender of the State of Israel and one of the most remarkable Jews in post-Holocaust Germany, served as a diplomat in Germany’s embassy in Tel Aviv.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
“We are Kurds and we are Jews," says Sherzad Omar Mamsani.
The ‘Post’ interviewed two genealogy experts who explained their own personal experiences exploring their family lineage.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Despite growing up sympathetic to the Palestinians, Amna Farooqi grew closer to Zionism during college, even going so far as to spend a semester studying at Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Jewish organizations leading the way in including people with disabilities in community life
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Jews of Kechene, Ethiopia pretend to be Christians as they secretly practice Judaism in remote synagogues.
By IRENE ORLEANSKY
David Bilchitz, chair of Limmud International, and Chaim Chesler, chair of Limmud FSU were among those who officiated the event.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Members of 2 families sharing a farm were executed by German troops in December 1942 for refusing to reveal the whereabouts of a Jewish family hiding in the cellar of their house.
According to Abraham Foxman of the Anti-Defamation League, the deal “falls far short” of assuring that Iran will not obtain nuclear weapons.
Among Americans Netanyahu was voted the tenth most admired man in the world, but he failed to rank in the top 20 in any of the other 30 countries polled.
The UNESCO decision was an affront to Christians as much as to Jews, as well as to “all those who value the vital role of historical truth in navigating current global issues.”
Helps us choose who makes the cut for The Jerusalem Post's prestigious most influential Jews list.
By URIEL STURM
Sharansky says move "demonstrates why Israel is in danger of being delegitimized as a center of religious authority in the eyes of world Jewry."
President of "Reconectar" says he receives emails from people around the world who discover Jewish ancestry.
More than 100 leaders from the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations’ 53 member organizations visited the museum.
The leadership of the KKL will be decided at the World Zionist Organization's Zionist Congress on October 20.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Gopstein is known for his extremist positions on issues on the conflict with the Palestinians, Jewish intermarriage and homosexuality.
Aliya operation draws criticism from Yemenite citizens on social media networks, who claim move resulted from secret understanding between Israel and pro-Iran militias.
“The Jewish people really are a mosaic, and there are so many different pieces that are separated.”
Silverman has built on the tradition of politically oriented Jewish comedians before her.
By DAVID BRINN
Invested in the Jewish people.
Fighting for inclusion.
Maestro of human emotion
By NOA AMOUYAL
Sasson and his team have treated children from over 50 countries around the world.
By GABRIEL SMITH
By NIV ELIS
Altschuler has won a range of prizes for her social innovation.
Her Shurat Hadin Law Center is doing its part to bankrupt terror.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Sharansky says that over the past year Israel and the Jewish people have continued to find themselves at the center of a world struggle between freedom and identity.
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For the first time ever, we are turning to our readers to help us compile our list of the world's most influential Jews.
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By THREE LADIES, THREE LATTES
From Kanye West to Mariah Carey to Matisyahu, artists have refused to capitulate to BDS pressure, yet the long-term threat of the movement remains unclear.
"The Jews should ask, Why us? Maybe it’s how they have acted over the thousands of years. Maybe it is all our fault," Irving tells 'Post' from Latvia, where he is touring death camps.
Thanks to the widespread coverage of the conflict in Syria by world and Israeli media, the world has not remained silent in condemning the slaughter in Aleppo.
By SHELDON GELLAR
We keep wondering why the world hates us; we should know that it hates us only because we hate each other.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
Today’s Judaism is fractured and fragmented into more pieces than probably anyone can count.
Monty Python: “And now, for something completely different...”
By STEWART WEISS
Throughout history, the Jewish people have seen fellow Jews turn against their own people.
As I fear for unity within Israel, I fear for the unity of American Jewry, and its ties with Israel.
Rabbi Hirsch says: To teach us that the Torah’s ultimate purpose is to educate a person to be a person.
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
We are still masters of our fate; the choice is still in our hands. Let’s not miss out again.
Let us take these last days of Passover and use this weekend to cultivate brotherhood and friendship.
We live in an era in which science posits that a spiritual foundation is essential for the survival of the individual. So, too, it seems, spirituality is vital for the endurance of the collective.
By MICHAL COTLER-WUNSH
Baruch Spinoza was banned for his unorthodox and blasphemous interpretation of Judaism. Today, it’s necessary to reevaluate how his theories can help Jewish culture, not hinder it.
By NATHAN LOPES CARDOZO
At this rate, eventually the Knesset will curtail the presidency for fear of another loose cannon on the ship of state.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
As we enter 5776, tashlich provides us an entry point to begin the process of repentance and repair a broken Jewish community while also healing our own souls.
By PAULA JACOBS
We need to bring in more people from the outside, and to work harder to keep the Jews we have.
By RAYMOND APPLE