04.29.2017 | 3 Iyar, 5777
Arab Media: IDF attacked Syrian Army base
Israeli 'sex mania' a global threat, says PA TV
Protests across the West Bank: Palestinians report dozens inured
For Abbas, meeting with Netanyahu is the easy part
An oasis of creativity
Edelstein prevents Knesset conference on ‘occupation’
Israeli diplomats protest for better work conditions
North Korea threatens Israel with 'merciless, thousand-fold punishment'
US approves possible $440 million arms sale to Israel
Police block Peace Now from Baladim outpost
Bennett wins re-election as Bayit Yehudi head
Comedy in the age of Trump
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
How do you say slam dunk in Hebrew?
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Soccer: Beersheba looking to clinch championship at Mac TA
Vered helps Beitar leap over Petah Tikva into 3rd place
Israeli urban tech-integrator brings smart city management to East Africa
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
A radiant idea
Teen pot smokers run high risk of schizophrenia, Israeli researchers find
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
JPost Editorial: The cost of freedom
Leaving the region better than we found it
April 30, 2017: Opinion on opinions
The hilltop youth – the inevitable result of 50 years of ‘occupation’
Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism
Erdogan says Syria's Raqqa will 'turn into a graveyard' for Islamic State
Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
President Trump proclaims May 'Jewish American Heritage Month'
Holland has first Jewish military wedding since Holocaust
Texas Senate passes anti-BDS bill, Gov. expected to sign in May
Outrage over German Foreign Minister's alleged belittling of Holocaust
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Trump says he thought being president would be easier
Trump: I want to see peace with Israel and the Palestinians
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
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
Grapevine: Remembering a world that was
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just a Thought: On sirens
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Savta Suzy and Saba Momi
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
European pro-Israel lobby goes into the lion’s den
Christians, Muslims must live in peace, leading reverend says
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
"Speaking just yesterday President Trump called this a horrible and painful act," Pence said at the Fabick Caterpillar plant in Fenton, Missouri.
De Leeuw, a first lieutenant in the Dutch armed forces during the 1940 German invasion, was arrested and sent to forced labor.
Austrian Chancellor Kern expressed his country's warm regards for Israel and stressed the importance of perpetuating the memory of the Holocaust during his visit to Israel on Remembrance Day.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
NY Assemblyman Dov Hikind: "it's just nuts. It makes no sense. It's crazy to have this woman be the person who's going to speak to the students."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The path through our era of hate will become clear when we retrace, with undying love, the lost footsteps of hate’s countless victims.
By JOHN FARMER
Though it’s mostly Trump supporters who book her to impersonate the first lady, Tzur says she isn’t trying to make a political statement.
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
“They are absolutely in a bubble and in many ways sometimes choose to be in that bubble.”
By DANIELLE ZIRI
An unnamed source said the community is skeptical about the allegations because it believes the city wants to make certain circumcision practices illegal.
Anglin included Gersh's home address and phone number as well as her 12-year-old son's Twitter.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
The candidate also raised hackles in 2014 when he refused to shake women's hands on the campaign trail.
Cuban Jews face challenges with hope.
It's a twist connected to the Lithuanian state’s complicated attitude to its wartime history.
Trinity College Dublin is known for its strong ties to the Jewish state and its struggle against the BDS movement, but has agreed to host the conference on campus grounds nonetheless.
The incident has caused a storm within the Parisian Jewish community, with many claiming that the act was motivated by antisemitism.
By RINA BASSIST
The story, first reported by the London-based Jewish Chronicle last week, prompted widespread outrage in Germany.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Eugenia Unger is the only member of her family to have survived the holocaust.
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev has announced that the honor of lighting a torch at the national Independence Day ceremony will be granted to to a member of Diaspora Jewry this year.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Reut Institute says Israel suffers from "blind spot" with regard to Diaspora.
Protesters bore a banner saying: “Jews won’t be free until Palestinians are, reject AIPAC, reject occupation.”
“It was heartbreaking to learn that a Jewish man is a prime suspect.”
Rabbinical Center of Europe discusses concerns on extremism at conference.
The result is 11% lower than the president’s overall approval rating of 42%, according to the Gallup survey.
For teachers, the bomb threats have meant broaching antisemitism with children, sometimes before it appears in their curriculum.
By BEN SALES/JTA
Krief was diagnosed with primary myelofibrosis, a rare form of blood cancer that is likely fatal if a stem cell transplant match is not found.
"We believe that Msgr. Lorefice’s gesture is unprecedented in the history of the reconciliation between Jews and Catholics," says IRWF head.
The total value of the property today is estimated at 3 billion euros.
Rabbi Fernanda Tomchinsky-Galanternik is a Brazilian-born psychologist; she is the third female rabbi to serve in Brazil.
Gary Torgow, a Detroit businessman who serves as chairman of Mosaic’s steering committee, said that the organization is searching for her replacement.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Jewish voters less inclined to support right-wing candidate.
Her writings include a memoir and the popular children’s books “Uni the Unicorn” and “Duck! Rabbit!” She also gave TED talks and frequently was heard on NPR.
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
The center will employ cutting-edge technology and seasoned experts to monitor, track, analyze and mitigate hate speech and harassment across the Internet.
The International Seminar on the Diaspora-Homeland Relationship took place in Jerusalem this week, bringing together diplomats and experts to discuss the ties between the Jewish state and Jews abroad
Campaign against antisemitism wages legal battle against decision not to prosecute.
The rash of JCC bomb threats and cemetery desecrations, combined with a general sense that the country is becoming more intolerant, has Jews on edge in ways they haven’t been in years.
By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
Bensoussan, a scholar on the Holocaust and one of the world’s leading historians on Jewish communities in Arab territories, was put on trial in December.
“I like looking at these different masks on my way to the room.”
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
Acclaimed lawyer launches 'Zionism Forward' program.
Thousands of South African Jews attended the sixth annual Sinai Indaba Torah convention, celebrating unity and diversity.
By ILANIT CHERNICK
International Seminar on Diaspora-Homeland Relationship gets underway in Jerusalem with Knesset dinner
At least three Jewish cemeteries have been vandalized in the US in recent days, while claims have also been made that headstones were deliberately damaged in a New York cemetery last Saturday.
By JEREMY SHARON
The baby girl, Amalia, was born on February 22. It was the couples second child, their first, Aleph was born in June 2011.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
“We’re here today to bring necessary attention to this public security threat. Because a threat to the Jewish community – or to any religious community – is a threat to us all.”
By MICHAEL WILNER
Jewish Agency chair doesn't expect influx of olim due to anti-Jewish incidents.
Jeremy Corbyn, chairman of the UK Labor Party, was recently spotted embracing anti-Israel activists who have expressed their hatred of the "ugly Israeli species."
Senator Charles Schumer, on Wednesday urged FCC chairman Ajit Pai to grant a waiver to access phone numbers used to call in threats and "help bring criminals to justice."
Mothers of children who attend JCC schools talk about the emotional toll the wave of bomb threats has had on them and their families.
Three events have been cancelled at UK universities.
The latest wave of bomb threats comes after over five others since the beginning of the year, with a total of 89 incidents at 72 locations in 30 states and 1 Canadian province.
Nancy Salem also posted that "not enough" Jews died in the holocaust.
“His views are repugnant and have absolutely nothing to do with conservatism or what we do here."
The congressman has come under scrutiny after writings from his early life surfaced in recent months, revealing his skepticism toward the idea that the idea of Zionism cannot be questioned.
Over the past month, over a dozen Jewish Community Centers across the United States were targeted by bomb threats multiple times.
An interview with Nefesh B’Nefesh co-founders Rabbi Yehoshua Fass and Tony Gelbart
By STEVE LINDE
Governor Greitens has declared his intention to repair the St. Louis cemetery. Another initiative came from local Muslim activists, who have launched a campaign to help rebuild the vandalized site.
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."
Democratic contender in the latest US presidential election condemns recent JCC bomb threats, Jewish cemetery desecration and "online attacks" against Jews.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
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.
he City University pro- BDS motion was blocked because of an apparent violation of anti-discrimination laws.
Will Reform Jewish leaders be able to remain true to their values in their vehement protest against the Trump administration?
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.
Citing Jewish texts, students and rabbis gather at airport to protest Trump ban.
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.
A number of churches and an office building also offered up their space.
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.
Arab human rights group had called to detain former IDF general for war crimes.
By JOSH DELL
Launched on International Holocaust Memorial Day this friday, the Twitter feed @Stl Manifest reveals the personal stories of Jewish refugees from Europe who were all aboard the M.S St. Louis ship.
Sadiq Khan met Monday evening with genocide survivors, including from the Holocaust, as part of the city’s programming surrounding International Holocaust Memorial Day on Jan. 27.
Tony Hakin, father of Thalia, has reportedly remained at the hospital bedsides of his wife, Naomi, and their daughter Maggie, 9, who were critically injured in the incident.
France sees significant drop in antisemitic incidents.
I get the impression that he was quite a character with a sharp sense of humor, who did not follow the laws of convention. A lovable rogue. The wicked son in the Passover Haggada.
By YONATAN SILVER
This year’s theme for the ceremony is “Jerusalem: the Eternal Capital of the State of Israel and the Jewish People.”
While Chilean officials condemned the denial of entry, a spokesman from Israel's Foreign Ministry says that "relations between Israel and Chile will continue to flourish” despite this measure.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,HERB KEINON
The California-born hassidic folksinger spreads his wings after jumpstart with Matisyahu.
The parents claim their 18-year-old son has severe autism and a brain tumor that affects his behavior.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Mission distributes supplies, conducts training in trauma prevention.
"Something has changed in terms of antisemitism in the United States."
So far, the festival has attracted the diverse, international crowd that has become Berlin’s hallmark, and Kratochvila is pleased with the turnout; Shabbat dinners are almost sold out.
By ORIT ARFA
"The fact that so many people say they would leave the country if they could indicates that many Israeli citizens do not feel a sense of belonging to the state."
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.
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
McInnes provoked outrage after he published a YouTube video listing ten reasons for his hatred of Jews.
In many ways, 20th century Jewish soldiery symbolized the complex integration of Jews into their given countries.
By SHLOMO BRODY
Thoughts about how Israelis can bridge the gap with the Diaspora
By GIL TROY
We owe it to diaspora communities to protect them against the forces of extremist violence while enabling them to retain their identities.
A major study done in the US 50 years earlier reported a 25% rate of Jewish intermarriage in the US. The Pew reports a rate of 70% – an almost three-fold increase.
By JERRY HOCHBAUM
Krochmal believed that the new rise of the Jewish People would continue through both Emancipation and Enlightenment.
By ELI KAVON
The Jews of Western Europe feel like strangers in their places of birth.
By DOV MAIMON
The real reason for the Israeli/American Jewish divide
By DOUGLAS ALTABEF
A full 36% of secular Israeli Jews said they would move abroad given the opportunity. About a fifth of haredi Israelis said they wanted to leave.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Our children look into our eyes; they sense that, perhaps, someone doesn’t truly believe in their dreams as much as they do.
By AVI ZIMMERMAN
Australia can’t be reached by digging down from Stamford Hill – the trip, by whichever route, is still long and hard – but time will see its immense potential realized.
By RAYMOND APPLE
Can the wave of antisemitism in the US and across the world be halted before it escalates further? And what's Israel role in the process?
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