07.24.2016 | 18 Tammuz, 5776
Saudi delegation to Israel: Ending Palestinian conflict critical for ties with Arab states
Abbas's Harshest Critic
Netanyahu phones Abbas, offers condolences on brother’s death
How can Israeli air defense systems counter the drone threat?
Israeli man gets two life sentences for murdering two ex-wives
Israeli culture minister to skip Olympic opening ceremonies due to Sabbath
Netanyahu: I’m not trying to control Israel's media market
Hebron shooter testifies: IDF major hit me after I shot Palestinian attacker
The prosecution rests, Hebron shooter takes the stand
The first Hebrew tank battalion switches to Merkava MK 4 tanks
Clinton VP choice Tim Kaine a Democratic leader on Mideast issues
WATCH: Gal Gadot's epic debut in first Wonder Woman trailer
It’s cool and fringe, it’s Yiddish
Brian Jonestown Massacre heading back to TA
Joss Stone’s ‘Total World Tour’ lands in Tel Aviv
Kenyan-born runner going the distance for Israel at the Olympics
Israeli triathlete Darmon rolls into Rio for 1st Olympics
Haifa hopes to turn things around in Estonia
Sinai Says: Jumping through hoops to explain perplexing gymnastics coaching decision
Technion takes a selfie from space
Scientists find new roles for old RNAs
Not a death sentence
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
Israeli doctors save young boy from flesh-eating bacteria
For the love of crows
Steinitz slams delays in natural gas deal for causing ‘billions in damages’
Looking to relax by the sea? Steer clear of Israel’s most crowded beaches
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Tunnel vision
Much more than terrorism
America, Turkey and a misguided foreign policy
De-Judaization and Palestine at UNESCO
Qatar to pay salaries of Hamas public sector employees in Gaza
Analysis: Erdogan gains upper hand in Turkish power struggle
Munich gunman fixated on mass killing, had no Islamist ties
80 dead, 200 wounded in bloody Kabul attack claimed by ISIS
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Landau: Secret Iran documents underline a ‘very serious’ problem
White House on defensive as Iran says ambitious nuclear plan a 'matter of pride'
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
American Jew among those killed fighting ISIS alongside Kurds in Syria
French educators learn to teach about Israel ‘from the heart’
Dov Lipman, StandWithUs partner to teach US campers about BDS
Hungary's Tokaj wine region revives Jewish heritage
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Israel's high-tech raises record $1.7b in second quarter
Leaked Democratic email indicates potential effort to smear Sanders as atheist
Hillary Clinton picks Virginia Senator Tim Kaine for VP
On Trump, Jewish voters not taking the bait
Trump rejects historic parallel of 'America First' slogan
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
Grapevine: Mount of Olives music
This week in 60 seconds: Erdogan dodges coup, but Kerry fails to dodge door
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Guinea Pigs Don’t Like Sharing Food
A Chalkboard Sign Spotted In Brooklyn, New York, Mocks Europe After Brexit
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
A Jewish view on ‘Nature Deficit Disorder'
A call for historical accuracy
The debatable laugh
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
From ghost town to a valley of giants
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
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Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
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
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
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
"We must invest in the next generation if we are to win the battle for public opinion. The Israel Experience College Scholarship Program is at the forefront of that fight."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.
Tenth graders from the Carmel School in Perth embark on a Roots journey in Israel, and spend a day with Israeli youth their age in Merhav Am.
On Sunday, June 26, the new Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Courtyard Park was dedicated in the village of Kfar Chabad, the Israeli center of Chabad Chassidism.
Over 45,000 people from more than 50 countries registered to support the rehabilitation of the Expo Forest when they visited the Israel pavilion at Expo 2015 in Milan.
Ronald Appleby “Forester of the Future” Scholarships Presented at a Special Ceremony in Rehovot.
“Abraham was the first person to plant a tree in Beersheba and we are following in his footsteps.”
On May 2016, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund held its annual Latin American Leadership Conference, beginning in Buenos Aires and ending in Montevideo.
This year, KKL-JNF celebrated Shavuot in Metulla, an agricultural town on Israel's Lebanese border that is celebrating the 120th anniversary of its founding.
Center for Water Sensitive Cities in Israel launched in Kfar Saba, the site of Israel’s first biofilter, which was built by KKL-JNF in 2009.
On Thursday May 19th, KKL-JNF Italy held a fundraiser gala in Milan on the 31st floor of one of the most famous towers in the city.
This Lag Baomer (May 26), the hot, dry wind ignited the remains of bonfires, which caused serious wildfires. One of the largest was in Jerusalem Park in the Arazim Valley.
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.
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!
... on the People and State of Israel
By DAVID GEFFEN
Our top 7 gift picks for this Independence Day!
The awards, created originally as a joke by pro-Israel blogger Elder of Ziyon, point to the best bloggers, tweeters, and Israel activists, becoming the banner event for those in the pro-Israel-sphere
By SOPHIE ASHKINAZE-COLLENDER
“For the first time since the Holocaust, anti-Semitism is acceptable again.”
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
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.
The lack of contact and false association is sending us down a worrying path in Britain. But it is undoubtedly one that affects our entire country, and not just its Jewish population.
By LAURA JANNER-KLAUSNER
Jews in the main remember the narrow nationalism and instability of the previous century – and the havoc it wreaked.
By COLIN SHINDLER
The families of Zionist leaders Berl Katznelson and Abba Ahimeir travel together to the hometown of their influential forefathers.
By MAYA PELLEG
The concert in Kfar Blum is sure to be a moving experience for players and audience alike.
By BARRY DAVIS
Those sentiments led 200,000 American Jews to join the Zionist movement in the World War I period and have been the underpinning of American Jewry’s love for Israel to this day.
Singer’s commitment to Israel and to the success of new immigrants drives his passion to build Kfar Olim.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
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
Milton Viorst writes uplifting biographical narratives about some of Israel’s giants, yet exhibits antagonism to his Jewish brethren in Israel.
By ELAINE MARGOLIN
Only a sick democracy allows foreign governments to meddle in its internal affairs and advance a policy that undermines its very right to exist.
By MATAN PELEG
Is it possible that the tide may be changing, that the ideas at the core of Zionism are about to be less marginalized?
By DANIEL GORDIS
It is perhaps high time that someone started teaching the children of Israel (and its adult population) the difference between the religiously based yearning for Zion, and modern political Zionism.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
What the pro- Israel community today needs is not mechanical statements of support, but lifelong passionate commitment born out of a deep commitment to the whole of the Jewish story.
My dad was a straight shooter; you knew, after a brief conversation, exactly where he stood on any issue. He was principled, often buttressing his arguments with “but somebody has to say it.”
By DANIEL S. MARIASCHIN
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
“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.”
By DANIELLE ZIRI