03.01.2017 | 3 Adar, 5777
'Hamas doesn't want war, but the situation in the Palestinian territories is explosive'
Israeli shoots, kills terrorist during attack in family home
Israel 'obsession' may cause US to leave UN Human Rights Council
Asia presses FIFA for urgent solution to Israeli-Palestinian dispute
‘Ticking time bomb’ ammonia tank to be emptied by April 1
20 arrested in suspected international fraud ring
Knesset grants initial approval for 'parental leave bill'
Breaking the Silence and Israeli government cut a deal
Fatboy Slim to break cultural and musical boundaries in Tel Aviv
Where does the Avi Buffalo roam
The sounds of Jewish music
A snapshot of Asia's best
Flag returns to Israeli tennis player's profile after 'mysterious' disappearance
Hapoel Jerusalem star Stoudemire in hot water for homophobic comment
Sinai Says: Disposable nature of Israeli soccer coaches becoming farcical
Jerusalem moves ahead in Eurocup quarters
Knesset to establish medical license appeal process for immigrants and returnees
Tech talk: Did someone say Skittles?
Transforming the Galilee into a food-tech stronghold
German delegation explores Israeli agriculture industry
Do people look like their names? Hebrew University research says yes
Taub Center says Israel is ‘unprepared’ to deal with elderly
U. of Haifa to provide free depression treatment using new techniques
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
March 1, 2017: A capital’s ills
Caila’s ninth birthday
Center Field: Covalent Jewish bonding
Iran, uranium and Israel’s stakes in Kazakhstan’s leadership transition
Ex-CIA spy held over Egyptian cleric's kidnapping to be freed
ISIS attacks on Sinai Christians pose challenge to Sisi
Palestinian Authority to hold municipal elections in West Bank only
George W. Bush says ISIS 'thugs' can be 'degraded and defeated'
Rouhani likely to win reelection
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with US
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
UK watchdog: Islamic State planning terror attacks in Britain
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Jewish groups disturbed by Trump's false flag suggestion
Mothers hit hard by wave of JCC bomb threats
Former UK chief rabbi joins battle against Israel Apartheid Week
ADL receives second bomb threat at San Francisco office
Waze and SPNI team up to prevent wildlife from becoming roadkill
Trump opens first address to Congress condemning antisemitism
Bipartisan letter calls on Trump to preserve antisemitism envoy
Trump reportedly questions authenticity of JCC bomb threats
Report: Trump mulling axing antisemitism envoy as part of budget plan
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
Grapevine: Broadcast news
La La set to win Oscars
Pyramid of expectations in Cairo
A unique haven for groups and families in the Western Galilee
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
'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A taste of its own medicine?
Art that isn’t what
Books: The mystery of things
that remain unresolved
Moshe Gershuni: Up in the sublime, down in the gutter
From Tehrangeles with love
‘We need to stop the silence’
All eyes on the ball?
Love thy French brother
Where Jerusalem creates
The art of leaving Jerusalem
Rapping in English
City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
Exhibition: Hello Dolly
Always in the mood for a melody
סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Egypt's Christians fleeing ISIS violence left in limbo
Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
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
"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
“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
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.
A novel pairs the scion of a Nazi family with a social-climbing Jew for an art caper in 1950s London.
By MELANIE TAKEFMAN
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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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.
By RICHARD VERBER,SAM GRANT
It is time for each and every one of us to rise to the occasion and capitalize on this unprecedented opportunity to make our voices heard.
By GABRIEL ROSENBERG
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