05.26.2016 | 18 Iyar, 5776
Knesset warns Arab MKs against Temple Mount visits during Ramadan
Israel forming civil defense units in preparation for possible conflict with Hezbollah
Israel foils attempt to smuggle rocket materials to Hamas in Gaza
Report: Abbas to arrive in Cairo days after Israeli delegation departs
Jerusalem forest fire prompts residents to evacuate neighborhoods
Tel Aviv documentary festival announces film winners
NGO asks High Court to unlock some of nuclear agency's secrecy
Disappointing denouement for Mac TA
Knesset panel once again erupts into war over ‘NGO bill’
US says Israel's rightist coalition 'raises legitimate questions'
Will Liberman be a settlement builder or right-wing scapegoat?
Palestine Literature Festival highlights local and international writers
Taking it all off
HaClique’s music is still alive and kicking
Jerusalem, Hap Tel Aviv resume captivating quarterfinal
SINAI SAYS: Beersheba’s title a testament to resilience of owner Alona Barkat
Maccabi Haifa lifts first title in five years
Candidly Speaking: I stand by my critique of ADL’s Jonathan Greenblatt
Time for a strong, genuine and united opposition
Face to face
Iran has limited, indirect access to US dollars, Treasury official says
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Iran to renew financial support for Islamic Jihad after two-year hiatus
Satellite images purport to show ISIS attack on Russian air base in Syria
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
Neo-Nazis salute ‘Aryan goddess’ Taylor Swift
French court orders suspect in 1980 synagogue bombing back to jail
'Increase in aliya among youth and academic professionals'
WATCH: Brussels Jewish museum commemorates shooting victims
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Kicking off wedding season with money tips for newlyweds
Rx for Readers: Stresses over sleep lines
Litzman blasts Palestinian ‘political attack’ on Israel at WHO’s yearly assembly
Health Ministry faulted for hands-off policy
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: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Sanders picks critics of Israel, BDS backer to write Democratic platform
UK's Cameron says ready to meet Trump, pans 'very dangerous' Muslim remarks
Sanders wants Dem platform to better reflect Palestinian aspirations
Tradition Today: Counting the days
Parshat Bechukotai: The Source of Hope
Bob Dylan’s forgotten pro-Israel song, revisited
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Briefing: Eurovision and Europe’s vision for peace
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
Pavements for pedestrians? Not in Jerusalem
Inside Gilo: Who pays for that?
This week in Jerusalem
Here and now at the Israel Festival
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
Walking the food trail in Haifa
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
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Digging with the Bible
Sanctifying God in the Rhineland massacres
‘Christians are children of the Holy Land; now is the time to integrate’
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
Canadian University Students Visit Israel with JNF Canada
New Kindergartens, Youth Center for Kiryat Malachi
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
Naming Sheba Medical Center, an Oasis of Healing, Hope and Peace
Living with Doubt
This Week in Israeli History: IAF Established, 14,500 Ethiopian Jews Airlifted to Israel and Latrun
'I have never been able to articulate and understand Jews, Judaism and Zionism, even with Jewish relatives that I have, until I went through the Muslim Leadership Initiative,' Beutel said.
By YARDENA SCHWARTZ,JTA
Allon, who would become commander-in-chief of the pre-independence military unit Palmach, began his army career during the Arab revolt in British Mandatory Palestine in the late 1930s.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Lone Star State championed Israel, helped Jewish refugees.
Without the Jewish people and Judaism, Jesus wouldn’t have existed.
Kaffash’s ban came only weeks after Labour suspended Vicki Kirby, a senior official, for the second time since 2014.
By SAM SOKOL
When it comes to campus discourse on Israel, one thing is conspicuous: There is no pro-Israel left.
By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
The new statement of principles stems from concerns among Jewish students and faculty about a rise in anti-Semitism on several UC campuses in response to recent student activism in support of Israel.
10 Brooklyn College students interrupt a faculty meeting to make demands, shout slurs at Jewish members.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
In the past, the store made no distinction between settlement products and ones from inside Israel’s internationally-recognized borders.
On Sunday, May 15 2016 Hans-Dieter and Ingrid Roth, friends of KKL-JNF from Wiebaden, Germany, dedicated the Dado Scenic Lookout just outside Israel's northern border town of Metulla.
The day after the Independence Day holiday, some 800 recruits from the IDF Golani Brigade descended upon KKL-JNF forests and recreation areas throughout Galilee to clean up the woodlands.
Thirteen Canadian University students, all affiliates of JNF Canada, came to Israel for a week to strengthen their ties with the country and to upgrade their knowledge. Spirits were high!
JNF UK inaugurates 3 new kindergartens and lays the foundation stone for a new youth center in Kiryat Malachi.
KKL-JNF and the B'nai Brith World Center hold a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in Martyrs Forest commemorating the heroism of Jews who rescued other Jews during World War II.
United States Senator, the Honorable Orrin G. Hatch, planted a tree with KKL-JNF at Yad Kennedy in Aminadav Forest just outside Jerusalem, on May 5, 2016.
When completed, the new clinic will provide services for psychological trauma as well as other mental health issues for children, adults and seniors.
110 Friends of KKL France took part in the 19th Walk for Water, which was held this year in the Judean Desert and southern Dead Sea region.
The President of Greece, HE Mr. Prokopis Pavlopoulus, planted an olive tree in the Grove of Nations in Jerusalem at a ceremony on March 31, 2016.
In honor of UN World Water Day 2016: Special feature on how KKL-JNF has helped Israel become one of the world's most water-efficient countries.
International Forest Day, which takes place on March 21st, is an excellent reason to celebrate the forests in Israel and raise people’s awareness of the importance of the forests in our world.
Border guard soldiers, Masa students and young leaders plant trees together for Tu Bishvat in Maale Michmash
On February 4th, 2016, a special planting ceremony in the Carmel was held in memory of those who died in the Carmel fire disaster.
By YAD EZRA
You might have been menu-planning since Hanukkah, but are you really ready for Seder night? This is your one-stop guide to everything you need for a perfect Passover!
By YAD EZRA FREDERICK DOUGLASS
A senescent sea and its legendary minerals and mud are targeted by the BDS movement’s most toxic campaigns. Discover why everyone hates AHAVA, and how you can fight back this winter!
Our top 7 gift picks for this Independence Day!
The vast majority of Israeli Jews – 82% – said the idea of Zionism is still relevant.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Labor leadership contender Erel Margalit’s campaign mirrors the Bayit Yehudi chairman’s previous bid.
Herzog’s quashed the rumors after talk among political insiders that his party would join the coalition in the coming days reached a fever pitch.
Getting out the message of an Israel that still needs improving was Zionist Union MK Merav Michaeli’s goal during a visit to the US this month.
"I am proud and privileged to accept this award."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Over the past decade or so a new generation of leaders that combines religion and nationalism has emerged.
The prize will be awarded on June 6 in a ceremony at Emek Tzurim National Park in Jerusalem.
Using social networks and targeting university students, the Agency said that it recently identified the academy as a “central front” in the battle to distance young Jews from the state of Israel.
More than 100 leaders from the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations’ 53 member organizations visited the museum.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Sharansky was regarded at the time as a symbol by everyone — the political left and right, religious and secular.
Noble has built an extremely successful career as a dispensing optician by day and is a very versatile musician by night.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
Israel advocacy, or Hasbara as it's known in Hebrew, has come to be one of the most important ways of getting the "Israel message" out to the wider world.
By OLIVIA FINE
No amount of blustering statements by the PM can combat the loss of faith in his leadership within his own party, his coalition and – as polls show – large percentages of those polled.
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
Why I love Israel.
By BARBARA SOFER
The two-state solution is not dead, although many would like to bury it.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Responding to anti-Israeli posts on social media opened up a world of hate from often liberal-minded friends and acquaintances.
By SIMON KOVAR
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Restoring honest political discourse over Israel requires a return to a common vocabulary.
By ARIEL HARKHAM
History is chock full of evil dogmas that have led to unspeakable human atrocities. Those ideologies remain alive and well, only somewhat mutated for the 21st century.
By BRIAN SCHRAUGER
It’s the flow of the weeks and months, the punctuation that the holidays provide, that creates a structure for belonging, for cohesion and for peoplehood.
By BRIAN BLUM
Let’s be wise Owls, celebrating Identity Zionism, emphasizing belonging to a particular people with a special heritage best expressed in our homeland.
By Gil Stern Stern TROY
The government has clearly awakened to the threat of the BDS movement; but our leaders still don’t seem to recognize that the answer to hatred isn’t inclusion.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Seen through a colonialist prism, Western powers implanted a Jewish state in the Middle East to enhance their control of this region.
By ASAF ROMIROWSKY
In 1933, James G. McDonald, a foreign policy scholar, was named League of Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from Germany.
By RAFAEL MEDOFF
Progressive voices on campus never mention the much more egregious PA and Hamas torture of Palestinians, the honor killings of women, or the utter humiliation of homosexuals.
By ERIC R. MANDEL
With a Jewish state, Jewish power, and Jewish deviants within that state, we need some self-blame and self-policing.
“Israel did use disproportionate force in Gaza,” said one college student. “I think that there ought to be more room in the American Jewish community for dissenting voices on Israel.”