02.25.2017 | 29 Shevat, 5777
Former senior PA official: 'Hamas is willing to go back to '67 borders'
Lebanese media claims Israel threw smoke bombs across the border fence
According to foreign reports: Israel's covert missions undergo a change
Hamas denies allegation that UNRWA employee was elected to Hamas leadership
The quiet comeback of Mel Gibson
Best Picture nominees not so white at this year’s Oscars
Dance review: One. One & One
New Zealand surprised Israel by sponsoring anti-settlement UN resolution
Israel: Human Rights Watch is ‘propaganda' group, can’t have workers permit
UN: Israeli culture of impunity boosted by Hebron shooter's lenient sentence
Former PM slams A-G Mandelblit for 'not doing enough' in Netanyahu probe
Coldplay arrives in Israel to scout possible concert locations
Movie Review: ‘Personal Affairs’
Israeli star Casspi cut from NBA's Pelicans after suffering injury
Yellow-and-blue has chance for 1st
CSKA sends Maccabi Tel Aviv to another Euroleague defeat
Beersheba knocked out of Europa League
From Start-Up Nation to Scale-Up Nation
Technion researchers’ ‘breakthrough’ discovery could lead to new antibiotic types
‘$3.75 billion investment in Israel's Leviathan gas reservoir a blow to BDS’
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
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
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Fundamentally Freund: Operation Menashe 2017 is underway
February 26, 2017: Selecting judges
The uphill battle over returning to Jerusalem
Shot in the foot
Iran plans to buy Kazakh uranium, seeks Russia help to make nuclear fuel
Attack on Syrian security forces in Homs kills 42
Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree
Palestinians throw shoes at Trump poster to mark Hebron street closure
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
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?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
Texas school teacher fired for 'kill some Jews' tweet
White Supremacist leader Spencer booted from conservative conference
Report: Attackers saw off Jewish man’s finger, beat his brother near Paris
French aliya climbs amid rise in antisemitism
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Pence's Twitter blunder: whose flag is it, anyway?
Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, Palestinians
Trump wants to expand US nuclear arsenal, make it 'top of the pack'
Pence: Trump vowed to fight bigotry in all forms as he addressed antisemitism
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
Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge for a selfie
We asked, you answered: a weekly roundup from the JPost Twitter
Mastering the art of reinventing yourself
Parashat Mishpatim: Justice and compassion – can they go together?
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
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
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’
Who decides when Iran has gone nuclear enough to attack?
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
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Baptist leaders tour Israel
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
25 year after Khojaly genocide: 'the unforgettable facts between denial and historical justice'
Squaring the two-state circle
J Street's 2017 National Conference
So why did it take the Trump administration five tries to get it right?
By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
Shares of the retailer fell 0.7 percent after the president's criticism but recovered to trade up 1.3 percent at $43.34 on the New York Stock Exchange.
Rosenstein would be in charge of any investigation into Hillary Clinton.
Pope Francis denounced antisemitism as 'contrary to Christian principles' during a meeting with the ADL at the Vatican.
“His views are repugnant and have absolutely nothing to do with conservatism or what we do here."
The alleged attackers surrounded the brothers, then kicked and punched them repeatedly while threatening that they would be murdered if they moved.
The governor made the announcement during a press conference held at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in downtown Manhattan.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
University cancels session, citing antisemitism definition.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Over the past month, over a dozen Jewish Community Centers across the United States were targeted by bomb threats multiple times.
400 youths discuss questions of identity and life on campus.
American Jewish Committee (AJC) CEO David Harris told The Jerusalem Post that he has found the new administration's response to the phenomenon "disappointing, to say the least."
Jewish community centers across the US received bomb threats on Monday, adding to a wave of threats made this year.
“It is important that children learn that Israel is not only about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict or politics," says CEO of Snunit.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
In Dallas, MK Hilik Bar calls on Jewish youth to engage in "Tikkun Olam."
By TAMARA ZIEVE,UDI SHAHAM
Jewish Agency emissaries practice ‘Tikkun Olam’ in South Africa.
By STEVE LINDE
The organization builds on the foundation of Birthright trips for university-aged students offering more in-depth and educational experiences for US youth.
Will Reform Jewish leaders be able to remain true to their values in their vehement protest against the Trump administration?
By BEN SALES/JTA
David Siegel focuses on strengthening links between Israel and Europe
Igor Sadikov, a member of the legislative council, posted the tweet Monday, prompting calls for the third-year political science major to resign from his elected post.
The Simon Wiesenthal Center deemed the apology not enough and called on the university to expel the students responsible for the cards.
By JTA,JPOST.COM STAFF
The executive vice chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations is in Israel ahead of the organization’s annual leadership mission, set to begin later this month.
Citing Jewish texts, students and rabbis gather at airport to protest Trump ban.
"What troubles so many Jews, including some Jewish Republicans, is the deeply conditional nature of a support that says 'If you’re with me, I’m with you.'"
Three-day conference ends with launch of Eli Wiesel exhibition in London.
British sculptor to direct award to projects that aid refugees.
Lee Zoldan, president of the the Chicago Loop Synagogue, told NBC News Chicago that construction workers across the street witnessed the incident.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
A number of churches and an office building also offered up their space.
Bannon's documentary treatment described the American Jewish Community as one of many "enablers among us."
Last month, over 10,000 young Jews joined Repair the World’s Martin Luther King day volunteering activities and the organization also held service projects and discussions in Washington DC.
In time of crisis, the country's Jews appeal to Israel for support.
Arab human rights group had called to detain former IDF general for war crimes.
By JOSH DELL
Mound passed away this week at 86 after dedicating almost four decades of her life to researching the history, dispersion and fate who the Jews who exiled from Spain in 1492.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
On Jan. 18, some 30 Jewish institutions in at least 17 states received bomb threats. On Jan. 9, such threats were called into 16 JCCs across the Northwest and South.
The proposed resolution grew out of a commission set up last March to explore ways to engage intermarried couples.
Alphandary said members of of the synagogue are thrilled to help and are "pulling together" to assist their guest
Jewish leaders are dismissive but the party, like others on the European far right, appears to have its image among the wider electorate in mind as it stages the charm offensive.
During his sentencing, Fofana refused to rise before his judges and described himself as a “trader of terror.”
Anti-Defamation League: President-elect’s remark about Nazi Germany warrants an apology.
AJC discusses issues of religious pluralism at Knesset committee meeting.
There has been an increase in the United States in reports of threats and vandalism on Jewish property in the wake of the presidential election.
The note was unsigned and accompanied by a drawing of a gold star with the WWII era "Jude" caption, SS, Nazi, and anarchist insignia.
“And they will rue the day, as they see two hundred skinhead Alt-Right Nazis marching with a guy from Hamas carrying machine guns through the center of their town!”
“Hier is the head of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and the Museum of Tolerance — normalizing Trump with his participation will turn these organizations into a mockery."
Two other headstones in the cemetery were later discovered vandalized.
The 2,053,000 visitors is a record number in the history of the Museum, which this year will mark the 70th anniversary of its creation.
Journalists, opinion makers meet students, leaders in Los Angeles.
Through these digital tools and features users are able to find out more about their family history, ethnic origins and discover family they ne
By MICHAEL ZEFF
The actresses movies brought in $1.2 billion (USD) at the box office around the world.
NY Jews express their frustration and disagreement with UN Resolution 2334 that calls to halt settlement construction on Palestinian-owned lands.
She suffered a heart attack during a flight on Friday from London to Los Angeles. She was met by paramedics and rushed to the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.
Members of scattered Jewish community remain strongly connected despite distance between them.
ADL, AJC, JFNA condemn US failure to use its veto power at UNSC.
Youths from Israel, the US and South Africa participate in videoconference.
“They repeatedly punched, kicked and choked me, as a number of bystanders watched. Eventually they dragged me into a building, which at the time I assumed was to finish me off,” said Horowitz.
ZOA criticizes AJC for launching Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council.
From New York to London, Jews plan to rally for Aleppo.
Bar-Ilan University and Chinese Embassy mark 25 years of Israeli-Sino ties
Mixed families and secular Jews explore the December dilemma.
Cohn has a reputation for abrasiveness, but also for getting things done.
"The only country unsullied by any one act of persecution of the Jews."
By BARRY DAVIS
Bill designates month of May to celebrate Jewish contributions to country.
“In the Jewish tradition, a birthday gives a person special powers and if he issues a blessing, his blessing will come true,” he said.
Sachs' performance on Fawlty Towers was one of the most widely imitated comedy characters from that era, the BBC said.
Ellison gave a speech in 2010 suggesting that American foreign policy in the Middle East was driven by Israel.
Texas youth also donated footware to a local orphanage and a YWCA center for women and children.
“The Rebbe taught us that no place is too far and no town is too small. Every person really matters,” Rabbi Alperowitz told the Post. “Over there we will really see the power of the individual."
Maccabi World Union Chairman Yair Hamburger noted that Kahn had made a considerable contribution to Israel and the Jewish people.
Conference works to foster relations with Mediterranean countries.
Ayalon and the Truth about Israel advocacy organization which he founded, have just released the latest in its series of short video primers on the Israel-Palestinian Conflict.
By JEREMY SHARON
The CEO of the New Israel Fund said that they "will not accept an Israel that is for ultra-nationalists only," in response to the VP's hour-long interrogation.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Chabad’s online school for the families of its worldwide emissaries makes
it possible to live and serve in far-flung communities without any Jewish day school.
By HOWARD BLAS
Weisenthal Center's Zuroff says "it is very unfortunate that someone who has strong antisemitic views is allowed to promote those views in the German education system.”
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Fraternity has chapters at 190 colleges, more than 90,000 living alumni.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Public, religious, academic figures attend conference on Jewish identity hosted by Israel Democracy Institute.
What are the secrets to successful fundraising in Israel's shifting philanthropic sands?
By ARIANE MANDELL
Two filmmakers use starkly contrasting approaches to deal with contemporary social and political issues.
By BERNARD DICHEK
A list of must-visit Jewish sites around the world.
Novelist Jonathan Rabb shares his motivation in writing a tale of a
Holocaust survivor attempting to rebuild his life in Savannah, Georgia.
By ATARA BECK
An exploration of the tradition and whimsy behind the classic tales from Chelm.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
A coffee-table book provides a peek into the rundown, abandoned ruins of the Borscht Belt.
By MIRIAM KATES LOCK
A small but historic Jewish community straddling the equator in Latin America hopes for continuity.
By LAUREN KRAMER
‘I grew up knowing all these songs, and all of a sudden 1,000 people that I couldn’t even
communicate with were singing them too!’
By ELISSA EINHORN
According to legend, about the year 1580, Rabbi Judah Loew, known as the Maharal, created a golem, a humanoid creature, from the mud of the Vltava River.
By AHARON E. WEXLER
In many ways, 20th century Jewish soldiery symbolized the complex integration of Jews into their given countries.
By SHLOMO BRODY
Columnist and television personality Katie Hopkins was deliberating on the topic of ethnic identity when a caller phoned in to say that she was coming across as racist.
With the active threats against Jews across the country and around the globe, we are regularly reminded that antisemitism is real, and it is scary.
By BEN CHOUAKE
Regardless, we hope that you, with him as ambassador, will visit the Jews and the Arabs of United Hatzalah on your next trip to Jerusalem.
By ERICA AND MARK GERSON
One of the great miracles of world history is the eternal vibrancy and relevance of Torah, and this is an important part of the Jewish story.
By WARREN GOLDSTEIN
It is deeply troubling that so many Diaspora Jews can’t see they have put themselves on the wrong side of the most dangerous issue facing the free world.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
As Jews, we say “God Bless America” for welcoming us as fellow citizens, equal in every way. This is the American miracle, accepting the tired, the poor, valuing all people as seeds of our future.
By GIL TROY
The future of Judaism is the future of the State of Israel.
By AMICHAI SHIKLI
As an investment manager and adviser I had hundreds of clients, virtually all of whom professed to live “a modest lifestyle.”
By DOUGLAS ALTABEF
More Torah is being studied on the continent than at any time since the discovery of the New World by Christopher Columbus.
By MICHAEL FREUND
With the current change of tides in Europe imposing a new reality on the region, how will the continent's Jewry fare soon?
By ISI LEIBLER
As many times before, there has been a renewed interest in the Jewish minority and its place in the country and role in the world.
By ANNIKA HERNROTH-ROTHSTEIN
Even though it was all very pleasant and it was 2016, the Holocaust hovered over us.
By EMILY UDLER
In the pages of "Haaretz" and counterpart publications abroad, Israel has become a sinister place: immoral, illiberal, repressive and delusional.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
For decades, Jews had put their faith in the institution of the emperor to protect them from the popular hatred.