Iran vote delayed to avoid influencing Israel's election, senator says
Peres on Netanyahu speech: When the US president tells you not to come to US, you don't go
Rivlin addresses UN at Holocaust memorial
Obama: Netanyahu meeting before Israel election 'inappropriate'
Health Scan: Genetic mutation affects ovaries
New Worlds: Complex metal pieces ‘printed’ at Technion
It takes a village
Wolf Prizes in the sciences and arts presented to nine North Americans
The science behind online charitable giving
Israeli, Palestinian agriculture officials cooperate to curb bird flu spread
Matchmaker, matchmaker, make me a start-up
Presenting: A cross between a pomelo and an orange and other novel Israeli produce varieties
Delving into the ‘Night’
Kelis bringing a taste of 'Food' to Israel - but no milkshakes, please
A taste of Barcelona in Tel Aviv
Kiryat Shmona held by Sakhnin, remains in 2nd place
Basketball: Impressive Maccabi Tel Aviv overcomes Real Madrid
Athletes from across the globe flock to Eilat for Israman
Rolling Mac TA Express set for collision with old nemesis Real
Likud likens V15 activity to past corruption allegations against Herzog
Hostilities in North give Likud boost in latest 'Jerusalem Post' poll
26 parties submit final lists for election
Yachad and Otzma end furious row and unite electoral lists
Netanyahu puts Bennie Begin back on Likud list
Masked Arab teen arrested in A-Tur for attacking police with arsenal of firecrackers
Palestinian who threw firebombs shot dead, army says
'Israel knew about the Gaza tunnel threat but did nothing about it'
Nasrallah confirms Hezbollah, Iran bolstering presence along Golan border
Liberman: Israel's policy toward Hezbollah spurring terror from Lebanon, Syria
German judge convicts man for shouting ‘Death to Zionists’ at march
BBC to investigate presenter’s Israel questions at Paris protest march
Lithuanian Jews, Zuroff spar over Holocaust research center
Portugal okays law of return for Sephardic Jews
Nightmare for Italian Jewish leader and TV crew after being locked inside Auschwitz
ISIS executes second Japanese hostage
Experts see family competition behind Saudi king succession struggle
Hamas no longer accepts Egypt as Israel mediator, source close to group says
Islamic State seizes oil facility in north Iraq, 15 workers missing
Report: Egyptian warplanes bomb Islamist terror bases in Sinai after deadly attacks
When news is not really news
Letters: February 1
It couldn’t happen today
Iran’s nuclear program is a threat
A drive for justice
Xin Chào, Vietnam
Hating Jews for Allah
Book Review: Telling his own story
Book Review: An Israeli ambassador, aboveboard
Hot off the Arab press
Middle Eastern date desserts for Tu Bishvat
This week in Jerusalem
Wading Through Widowhood: The power of life
Coming full circle
Grapevine: Campaigning in many tongues
Wading through widowhood
A feast for the senses
What’s really at stake in this election: unilateral pullout from West Bank
Iran and Hezbollah – an explosive combination
Striking terror targets in Syria - Israel's rights under int'l law
Anti-Semitism and the battle against Jihad
A song for Shvat: 'Song of the grasses'
אַתְ לְבַדֵך תָבִינִי
Giving Beit Shemesh children a helping hand
18 recommendations that could determine Israel’s fate before the ICC
Happily Eva After: Ushering in 2015 the Eva way
Netanyahou sous le feu des critiques
Questions à Tzipi Livni
La violence refait surface
La liste de Herzog
Commémoration du 70e anniversaire de la libération du camp d’Auschwitz
Les mots valent mieux que la violence
Coexistence festive à Haïfa
Festival du film juif de Jérusalem, que la lumière soit !
Chocs, cheikhs et schiste
Une démocratie tronquée
Hautement qualifiés, fortement motivés
2014, un excellent cru pour l'aliya
Israël VS Hezbollah
Unis contre la terreur islamique
Le califat : rêve ou cauchemar pour l’islam ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Qui a tué Alberto Nisman ?
L’antisémitisme à la tribune des Nations unies
Islamophobie et antisémitisme : une comparaison problématique
Le 11 septembre français ?
Obama dismisses Muslim faith claims, says he is devout Christian
On first official visit to US, Rivlin addresses black Christian leaders in Brooklyn
In shadow of Paris attacks, UK faith leaders sign anti-hate declaration
Pope Francis calls for Christian Unity
Birth control ban doesn't mean breed 'like rabbits,' Pope says
JNF Canada Staff Mission Visits Projects for Disadvantaged Youth
Friends of JNF Australia Visit Negev Communities
International Dental Convention Participants Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Holiday Cheer as KKL-JNF Distributes Christmas Trees
Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Sharing and Learning - German Forestry Students Intern with KKL-JNF
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
Nigerian Forestry Delegation Sees KKL-JNF Desert Afforestation First-hand
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
WMC 2015 Closing Evening Reception
Living on the Edge in the Gaza Periphery
Former UN Ambassador Dan Gillerman at WMC 2015
WMC 2015 Opening Reception at Beit Hatfutsot
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
02.01.2015 | 12 Shevat, 5775
Schools have "become Judenfrei, there are no more Jewish students there,” says president of the Belgian League Against Anti-Semitism.
Anti-Semitism in France is "canary in the mineshaft of evil," says Cotler.
By EITAN AROM
Jewish leaders call for substantial measures to be taken to curb anti-Semitism and violence.
Government either looks the other way or does little to curb anti-Semitic acts, B’nai B’rith International representative says.
By SAM SOKOL
The three will debate on the topics of peace and democracy.
Latvian-Israeli activist Tzvi Arieli seeks to protect Jews of Mariupol.
4 in 10 American Conservative Jews marrying non-Jews, Pew research shows.
Tylenol commercial highlights changing American (and Jewish) social mores.
Senior separatist Alexander Kofman claims he used to work in a Jewish Agency youth program.
Former Ku Klux Klan member Frazier Glenn Cross Jr., 74, also known as Glenn Miller, is charged with the shooting deaths in April in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park, could face death penalty.
Memorial to Iranian Jews killed in Iran-Iraq war unveiled in Tehran.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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By SAM SOKOL,CAROLINE FRANK
Offender was part of group in Sydney who threatened to slit throats of Jewish children and chanted “Kill the Jews,” and “Heil Hitler.”
Josef Schuster, 60, replaces Dr. Dieter Graumann at head of communal body.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Rabbi Steven Pruzansky agrees to periodical reviews by synagogue board, following his controversial blog calling for the emigration or deportation of Israel's Arab population.
NIF trips "cut," a result of the break between the organizations.
The Iranian Jewish community came together on November 20 for a special pilgrimage.
By HAGAI LAP
Rabbi Steven Pruzansky of Teaneck, New Jersey said after synagogue terror attack that Israeli Arabs were enemies.
The Jewish community of Warsaw and local activist Robert Augustyniak, who is not Jewish, have protested the plan.
Despite relative silence, several prominent leaders of American Jewish community express reservations over how controversial bill would affect Israel’s social fabric.
MKs debate Hillel’s handling of co-operation with organizations that are critical of Israel.
A four-year-old boy wearing a kippa was slapped on his head as he walked home from a Chabad house in Auckland, New Zealand.
Some 5,200 of the hassidic sect’s rabbis from more than 80 countries gathered in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, over the weekend for the 31st annual event.
New immigrants will be able to submit their credentials online prior to their arrival in Israel and special efforts will be made to cooperate with medical schools abroad.
This dark phenomena that has plagued Jewish life through much of the past 2,000 years, has hardly disappeared but merely lay dormant like the volcanoes that scatter beautiful New Zealand.
By JUSTIN AMLER
Israel is ours to relate to and complain about, from a safe distance, but always someone else’s to protect.
By ANNIKA HERNROTH-ROTHSTEIN
Dave Whelan made the comments while trying to defend the hiring of a new manager, Malky Mackay, who himself is currently the subject of a Football Association racism probe.
“It is the government’s job to make sure its citizens can live in safety,” charges Jewish politician, adding that Jewish families shouldn't have to cover community's annual $1m. security costs.
Jewish communities across Europe expressed shock and outrage over the attack that rattle the capital.
Metropolitan Andrei Sheptytsky, the leader of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church during the second world war, has been painted as both a supporter of Nazism and a rescuer of Jews.
For second time in two months, site in Kiev desecrated with graffiti.
The Jewish Agency and the Jerusalem and Diaspora Affairs Ministry had engaged in a high profile spat this summer over their respective roles.
In an interview with Canada.com to promote his new movie, “Rosewater,” the Jewish comedian commented on a number of things he found “troubling” with Judaism and the Jewish state.
Yoel Razvozov says Belgian government must react strongly to those carrying out violent anti-Semitic acts, following Saturday's stabbing of a rabbi in Antwerp.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Councilman from The Right party also seeking data on which city districts Jews live in; local MP say questionnaire poses a ”blatant threat against Jewish people in Dortmund.”
Motives still unknown behind knife attack that wounded rabbi in Antwerp; police have detained one suspect, according to local media reports.
Motives yet unknown behind attack in Belgian city, according to local news reports.
The data on online anti-Semitic incidents corresponded with an increase in real-life assaults, LICRA and INACH wrote.
"No one has the right to forget or forgive for the capital crime against humanity that was committed over 70 years ago."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Jewish leaders outraged that German ambassador to Netherlands to visit graves of Nazis.
By SAM SOKOL,JTA
If need be, Ukrainian chief rabbi says he’ll call on president to sack interior minister over appointment.
Rivlin also spoke about the current tensions in Jerusalem saying: "Jerusalem is a microcosm of the ability of all the people of the region to live together."
Zionist groups disagree on import of numbers on settlement support
While the 312 reported cases of anti-Semitism in Australia are rise from the 231 cases reported last year, these statistics are markedly lower than the 962 incidents recorded in 2009.
By CAROLINE FRANK
Daughter of novelist Amos Oz, unveils memorial plaque in Rivne, Ukraine at the childhood home of her grandmother, whose life plays prominently in Oz’s novel ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness.’
Jewish leaders from Odessa have disputed the reports of anti-Semitic attacks, stating that no such incidents had occurred and that they had not experienced any rise in anti-Semitism.
Council of Sephardi and Oriental Communities of Jerusalem recognizes Jesús Jambrina's achievements in the preservation of the Medieval Jewish quarters of the city.
By MARION FISCHEL
Special Obama assistant to take over as Anti-Defamation League national director effective July 2015.
While walking the streets, Rogowsky is asked everything from "Are you Jewish?, "[Can you give me] a little Shehecheyanu or something?" and "Sniff my etrog."
By NOA AMOUYAL
RCA’s move to appoint mixed gender conversion commission came as the orthodox community is taking flak for abuses of aspiring converts by DC Rabbi Barry Freundel.
Government earmarks NIS 2 million for the rehabilitation of Jews displaced by the conflict in Ukraine.
For days I had tried to capture my fear of how being a citizen of the state might cost me my connection to the land, losing what had sustained me all those years in the galut.
Svoboda party unlikely to enter parliament - election exposes rift between Jewish oligarchs
Michelle Levy, 11, went missing after storming out of her parents house following an argument.
The item was listed under the “men’s punk rock style” jewelry collection.
At 33%, Miami has a higher proportion of foreign-born Jewish adults than any other American Jewish community, according to survey.
One communal representative says he believes both sides in the current Ukrainian-Russian conflict are making use of Ukrainian Jewry to disparage their opponents.
Multinational Zionist fund-raising organization now operates in a very different world than it did a generation ago.
Fans verbally sparred inside the arena as the game was ending.
French fashion house Maison Martin Margiela hires British national who was fired by Christian Dior in 2011 after he was filmed making anti-Semitic statements in public.
Focus of new initiative will be on bringing Jews from the former Soviet Union, especially war-torn Ukraine to Israel.
The B’nai B’rith World Center in Jerusalem and the Committee to Recognize the Heroism of Jews who Rescued Fellow Jews During the Holocaust.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Georgia is playing Vanderbilt in a Southeastern Conference game on Saturday that is scheduled to start at 4 p.m, several hours before the end of Yom Kippur, the holiest day on the Jewish calendar.
The fliers which appeared around the UCSB campus declared that “9/11 Was an Outside Job,” with a large blue Star of David.
Group was banned after anti-Israel protest blocked Birthright event, asked Hillel members, "How does it feel to be guilty of ethnic cleansing?”
Jewish community defense organization, the CST, has stepped up its High Holy Day precautions with enhanced patrols at synagogues and other sensitive Jewish and Israel-related events and venues.
By JERRY LEWIS
According to 'The Sunday Mirror,' Conservative MP Brooks Newmark, who is a married father of five, swapped explicit photos with a reporter posing as a young Tory PR girl.
Anti-Semitism appears to be motive behind attack.
Approximately 250 elderly Jews being cared for by Hesed have left Donetsk; it is hard for elderly to leave where they live and come to new places.
Après les musées juifs de Londres et Vienne, l’exposition Amy Winehouse arrive à Tel-Aviv.
L’occasion de découvrir une jeune femme énergique et proche de ses racines juives
By HELOISE FAYET
Rising kashrut observance among millennials is a hopeful sign for both American Jewry and Israel.
By EVELYN GORDON
The Ruderman Family Foundation Opportunity Initiative seeks to place young people with disabilities in professional and meaningful internships at Jewish Federations.
Over one third of American Jews born after 1980 identify as nonreligious, with about 40 percent now choosing to marry out of the faith, according to the Pew Research Center.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Speaking before a crowd of more than 2,000, Breyer said the most remarkable thing about there being three Jews among the nine Supreme Court justices is how unremarkable it is in America today.
Ashkenazi Jews have played an important role in the study of human genetics, with notable successes in gene mapping as well as prenatal and cancer screening.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
A Budapest monument erases the distinction between Holocaust murderers and their victims.
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Why do American rabbis enter the chaplaincy, and what was their role during the Vietnam war?
By DAVID GEFFEN
‘Jewish Glasgow’ tells the story of the extremely active community, but it will resonate with anyone who grew up self-imposed open ghettos.
A far cry from the sweatshops of Eastern Europe, an exhibition at Beit Hatfutsot chronicles how Jews have made it to the top of the fashion industry.
By BARRY DAVIS
‘The Israeli Talmud’ makes the Daf Yomi program accessible to kids.
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
Parody video puts a Jewish twist on Uber and Get-Taxi.
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By AMY SPIRO
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The Tikvah Fund is eager to penetrate every demographic where bright and open-minded Jews, with leadership potential, are found.
By JONATHAN ROSENBLUM
An estimated one million Jews in 460 cities and 64 countries took part in last month’s inaugural international Shabbat Project.
By SIMON APFEL
The infrastructure for harmony and peace – the bridge – already exists, however we fear taking the first step.
By DANIEL HERSHKOWITZ
The South African Jewish Board of Deputies has laid several complaints with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC), as well as criminal charges.
By WENDY KAHN
Let the opera go on. But let it be met with the voices of American Jews and others who wish to speak out for Klinghoffer – who did not “die,” but was murdered.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
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By DANIEL GORDIS
I take as a starting point that my Jewish tribe, the one I was born into, with its rich history, culture and wisdom, is worth preserving.
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Over the past decades, European countries have, almost indiscriminately, let in many millions of Muslims who come from nations where anti-Semitism is rife.
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