09.25.2016 | 22 Elul, 5776
Palestinian activists boycott Facebook for two hours
‘Aksa Preacher’ gets 8 months in prison for calling to slaughter Jews
Hamas arsenal has multiplied since 2014 Gaza war, says outgoing chief
Abbas: Netanyahu's invitation to the Knesset is a 'scheme' to avoid talks
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
TV pet peeves
Soldier at Hebron shooter trial: Terrorist may have exploded at any moment
Trump to Netanyahu: I will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's united capital
Togo president: Israel holds key to troubles in Africa
Ambassador from Down Under shows over-the-top enthusiasm
Regev in eye of storm over Ophir Awards walkout
The women coaches leading Israel's male baseball team to victory
Newcomer shatters Israeli marathon record in Berlin
Beitar humiliated by Hapoel Haifa; Maccabi hosts Hapoel in TA derby
Israel advances to WBC qualifier final
Israeli drip irrigation giant says 'hola' to Costa Rica
Bee rhythms more affected by social interactions than sunlight
Fighting suicide with life
Hebrew U team finds first biological link between stress and obesity
‘Nagging kids about food adds to family strife’
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Elkin: Israel should be part of Australian-led climate discussions
Work progressing at Israeli horticulture center in Rwanda
Back to Africa
The long-overdue good-bye
'Iran and Russia in danger of becoming war crimes accomplices'
Christian writer who 'insulted Islam' murdered in Jordan
Battle rages near Aleppo, air onslaught continues
Yemen to protest Iranian weapon smuggling at UN Security Council
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Iran threatens to 'turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust' if Israel missteps
Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
California governor signs anti-BDS bill into law
Bernie Sanders’ brother running for UK parliament
Former Chief Rabbi of France, Joseph Sitruk, passes away
London mayor vows to 'root out antisemitism' in Labour after Corbyn re-election
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Algae – more important than we thought
Israeli startup, Mattel bringing Barbie from 'life in plastic' to digital Barbie world
Government looks to hi-tech
After prepping Trump for debate, Giuliani says US should abandon two-state solution
Study shows how Jewish vote could play crucial role in key states
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Adelson to give $5 million toward electing Trump
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Media 'warms up the gas chamber' for Republicans, Trump's son says
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Holiday Giving
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
5 reasons why Brangelina's divorce is Jewish related
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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After WWI, Christian Zionists sought a political expression in the world
IFCJ provides more than NIS 6m. in aid for Rosh Hashana
Pope Francis prays for Shimon Peres to have a full recovery after stroke
Latam Countries Celebrate Independence with KKL-JNF
Korea-Israel Friendship Forest Dedicated in Jerusalem Mountains
Coexistence at the Naturally for Israel Conference in Cologne
Israeli and Aussie Youth Clean up the Kinneret Shores Together
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
"To be critical of a country’s policies is not to demand the unique kind of moral capital punishment of BDS,” says Dershowitz.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The exhibition will be used as a platform to explore “The Secrets of Medicine in Jerusalem” in and around the Old City on Friday mornings.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Speakers at the event include Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked and Alan Dershowitz.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Dershowitz, who as billionaire Jeffrey Epstein’s lawyer, was named as one of several men who also had sex with the women procured by Epstein.
Dershowitz, who served as an appellate lawyer for Simpson, had unique insight into the trial and Netanyahu prodded for particulars.
Dershowitz tells Post that if Israel offered “honorary citizenship to musicians and academics who could be subject to BDS” it could dissuade boycotts of the Jewish state.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
US District Judge Kenneth Marra ruled that it was unnecessary for two more women to join a 2008 mainly against lawsuit against convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF,REUTERS
Dershowitz filed the statement in Florida federal court on Monday night, along with a motion to join in a lawsuit brought against the US government by Dershowitz's accuser.
Prominent jurist strongly denies claim that he had sexual relations with a young woman.
By SAM SOKOL
Liberman defends idea of population, territory exchanges with future Palestinian state.
Harvard Prof. tells audience at 'Post' conference who laugh at his peace plan ideas that they are "foolish."
President’s Kennedy death affected me both directly and indirectly.
By ALAN M. DERSHOWITZ
Harvard’s loss is Israel’s gain, as the famed attorney may become an Israeli citizen. He recently talked to ‘The Jerusalem Post’ about the peace process, free speech and O.J. Simpson.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
President Shimon Peres hosts female lovers of literature at panel of female writers.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
A panel at ‘The Jerusalem Post’ Conference in New York on how to combat delegitimization of Israel yielded differing opinions and passionate debate.
By DAVID BRINN
Harvard professor says Honduran Cardinal Maradiaga has blamed Jews for scandal surrounding sexual misconduct of priests.
Dershowitz: I have won this issue. Rosenberg has been fired... the campaign has succeeded.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL, JPOST CORRESPONDENT
'I was told in no uncertain terms that I wouldn’t win' Oxford debate, says US lawyer, activist.
By JOSH DELL
As always, there will be a graveside memorial service in Sde Boker.
World Championship bowling
By JERUSALEM POST - IVRIT
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Former Canadian justice minister Irwin Cotler
has been at the barricades for justice – and for Israel – for decades.
By ROBERT SLATER
A mostly young and very fashionable crowd arrived in droves on Wednesday night to the swanky Lower East Side bar The DL for a fundraiser.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
The 75-year-old lawyer, who is known for taking on high profile and often unpopular causes and clients, has taught at Harvard Law for half a century.
The rabbinate recently rejected a letter by Weiss vouching for the Jewish credentials of an American couple seeking to wed in Israel.
Law professor sends episode of Larry David's show to Netanyahu, hoping he will invite Abbas over to watch it together.
After pressure, Media Matters fires anti-Israel writer M.J. Rosenberg.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
Alan Dershowitz takes his unique lens to Abraham and the history of Jewish litigation in his latest book.
Alan Dershowitz builds a case against the US administration’s deal with Iran while proposing a way out for both sides.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The boycotter's actions indicates that he endorses the repression practiced by the Iranian mullahs and the Chinese party bosses.
Boston bomber should cooperate with authorities in exchange for his life, thus denying him martyrdom.
A hero was made out of a Jordanian soldier who murdered 7 Israeli school girls and wounded 6 others during a peace program in 1997.
I will continue to fight back and respond every time the dogs of defamation are unleashed against me.
Endorsing only one side of a controversial issue while refusing to acknowledge the other side is unacceptable.
Brooklyn College Political Science dept denies equal free speech and academic freedom to pro-Israel students and faculty.
Kasim Hafeez makes a strong case for Israel.
By MAXINE DOVERE/JNS.ORG
Expect only a "hudna" that will last until Hamas decides it is time to invoke violence once again.
A park in NJ is being named after Grabowski, a man who called Jews “vermin,” “animals” and “Christ killers.”
Those who employ violence should never be allowed to initiate a debate about the limits of free speech.
J Street should get out of the business of telling Israel how to balance existential risks.
A response to Joel Pollak for Liberal Democrat voters who support Israel.
The lawyer's case for Obama's reelection is inconsistent with some of his previous criticisms.
By DEBORAH DANAN
Pulitzer Prize winning author has refused to have 'The Color Purple' translated into Hebrew.
The Met's exhibit on Gertrude Stein suppresses truth about her collaboration with Nazism.
A policy of containment and deterrence is a call for inaction.
Obama sent a clear message to the Iranians that his no-nuclear policy is not a bluff.
Conference will rail against a Jewish State but won’t refute Islam as the official religion.
A key question is whether Congress will choose to assert its constitutional power to participate in foreign policy decisions.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
Magazaine contains section entitled "Selected Jihadi Operations From 1980-2014 In Against Israeli & America’s Interests."
By Ariel Ben Solomon
In exclusive remarks to ‘Post,’ famed law professor calls Iran ‘greatest single threat to Israel.’
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
The sight of veteran Channel 2 police reporter Moshe Nussbaum instantly arouses suspicion that something on the premises may be amiss.
Olmert accuses PM of exaggerating on Iran nukes, but Steinitz says Tehran could produce 20-30 nukes a year; the two join Gabi Ashkenazi, Meir Dagan, Michael Oren and Alan Dershowitz at annual conference in New York.
BDS is immoral, discriminatory, and undermines US interests abroad.
The US president owes the American people, and Benjamin Netanyahu, an explanation for his apparent hypocrisy and inconsistency
What one must ask is, how would Israel have been treated if it had adopted the policies toward migrants that Europe has? Let’s look at some facts.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Current manifestations of a widespread culture of victimization and grievance are only the most recent iterations of a dangerous long-term trend on campuses in the US and Europe.
Prime Minister Netanyahu’s nation has a far greater stake in the Iran Deal than most of the countries that negotiated it.
More partnerships along the lines of Cornell and the Technion might emerge, a clearly win-win situation for all.
By ANDREW PESSIN
“I feel unsafe” has become the argument stopper on many university campuses.
Readers respond to the latest 'Jerusalem Post' articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
If Israelis voted their fears, these were not entirely irrational fears, they were based on the history of the region.
It is telling that Hamas has expressed satisfaction with the decision of the ICC to open an investigation of Israel’s military action during the recent war in Gaza.
For decades, Israel has found its most eloquent defender in Alan Dershowitz.
Singling out Israel for BDS campaigns, and isolating Israeli academic and cultural communities, will not correct the Palestinians’ past shortcomings.
By FRANCK SALAMEH
Amnesty International has become an apologist for terrorism and an enemy of democracy.
If the senior Obama officials who spoke to Jeffrey Goldberg were not authorized to make statements and took it upon themselves to do so, they should be fired.
At bottom The Death of Klinghoffer—a title deliberately selected to sanitize his brutal murder—is more propaganda than art.
Words are extremely important. And Netanyahu’s reiteration of certain truths that are under global assault is more crucial than ever, especially with a hostile administration in the White House and difficult opposition at home.
By RUTHIE BLUM
The brief submitted by the National Lawyers Guild and several other radical organizations is premised on the fact that there is one law for Israel and a different law for the rest of the world.
In brief, terrorism has proved to be a successful tactic. It works. That’s why ISIS engages in it.
gain I ask, is there a strategy to “Blame Israel First” so as to bias public opinion against Israel?
By Earl Cox
For Israel the end result should be a weakening of Hamas and a strengthening of Abbas and the Palestinian Authority.
By GERSHON BASKIN
We call upon the media to stop framing this kidnapping story, and to just present the facts as they are.
By YISRAEL MEDAD,ELI POLLAK
Five days after three Israeli teenagers were abducted by Islamic terrorists, there was still silence from EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton.
By BATSHEVA NEUER
I was rather surprised to discover that this was the extent of your coverage on the very brave Allied soldiers.
By Jerusalem Post Readers
After the command never to forget, it’s time to add another pledge on Holocaust Remembrance Day.
By LIAT COLLINS
With such a flimsy agreement, I wonder what will be left of Western commitment to preventing Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon. And Israel will have to draw its own conclusions.
By YAAKOV AMIDROR
I recently met with Jacob Ostreicher, the Orthodox Jewish businessman who was falsely accused of drug trafficking and left for dead in a Bolivian hell-hole.
There is plenty of time for Arab leaders and community activists to adjust, prepare and take advantage of the electoral calculations.
By KENNETH BANDLER
Together we will train intelligent adults who will be able to conduct a frank and true dialogue without arrogance.
By GUR ALROEY
The Knesset’s committees have held debates on a bill which largely adopts the final proposals of the Schnitt report.
By PHILLIP MARCUS
History may well judge Snowden in a more positive light than that cast by our legal system.
I am originally from Montreal, where courtesy and pride of place are a way of life.
By RUTH BELOFF
Witness Dershowitz's mindless support for decidedly leftist, and clearly anti-Israel Samantha Power.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
People under siege end up blaming themselves for their enemies’ hatred toward them, delude themselves about the malicious intentions of their foes.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Response among 'Post' conference crowd toward selective speakers reminiscent of anti-Israel reactions on various campuses.
By YAAKOV KATZ
Tendency in the West, pointedly among liberals, to dismiss realities of Islamic world, Palestinians and direct focus solely on Israel.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
While Weberman is behind bars, many are still unnamed and continue to destroy the souls of young boys and girls because of a conspiracy of silence surrounding rabbinical sexual misconduct.
By NAOMI RAGEN
Vladimir Putin can bomb the hell out of Georgians over Abkhazia and South Ossetia and as long as the Irish don’t have an upcoming World Cup qualifier there, it’s irrelevant.
By JOHN LALOR
The case for President Barack Obama’s reelection is factually inaccurate and uncharacteristically cursory, but most important, deeply disappointing.
By ANTONY GORDON
When is Israel ever going to learn? Let’s stop being so gracious and kindhearted to the PA – you’ll never know when it will stab you in the back.
I, too, heard Obama’s pledge to “have Israel’s back,” but based on his actions thus far my concern is that this is where he’ll stick the knife.
What is it about the Palestinian issue that induces the total eclipse of common sense in otherwise ostensibly intelligent people?
Words have consequences. History teaches that lesson to us time and again, most recently in Toulouse.
By ABRAHAM H. FOXMAN
The term “Israel Firster” is almost tantamount to accusing a supporter of America’s military as being a “Troops Firster.”
By DOVID EFUNE
Support for a two-state solution has sown the seeds for the international delegitimization of Israel