04.28.2017 | 2 Iyar, 5777
For Abbas, meeting with Netanyahu is the easy part
Russia slams alleged Israeli strike on Syria
Arab merchants shut stores in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners
Remaining alert: 15 years after Israel's biggest West Bank op since 1967
Israel planning 15,000 east Jerusalem homes
Netanyahu slams German FM for insulting victims of Holocaust
Peace Now protest blocked by police near Kohav Yaakov
US Senate unanimously signs letter asking UN to address anti-Israel bias
Bennett wins re-election as Bayit Yehudi head
Storming the Labor Party leadership
Netanyahu’s muscular diplomacy
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
The best of both worlds at Kitchen Bar
Veneziana in Haifa
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
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
Editor's Notes: Why we are hosting Sebastian Gorka
Column one: Netanyahu’s bold move against Europe
Independence Day: Celebrating the process
Rooted in 3,000 years of history
Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Report: Desperate Syrians sell kidneys, eyes to Lebanese organ traffickers
Assad behind April 4 chemical attack, French intelligence confirms
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
US Holocaust Museum condemns reported persecution of gay men in Chechnya
Wisconsin students blame Israel for violence against African-Americans
The French Jewish community's hardening position against Le Pen
NYC council candidate's platform: Stop 'greedy Jewish landlords'
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
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
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: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Grapevine: Goldin’s letter
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
While the small village outside Hebron has produced four people who have attacked and murdered Israelis, a surprising Jewish connection is also found.
By MAX SCHINDLER
The Zionist Union MK stated that the bill would grant a NIS 200,000 allotment for those who choose to go through the process abroad.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Even many nurses and doctors are unaware of all the latest scientifically based guidelines for preventing sudden infant death syndrome, whose rate has declined little in Israel.
‘Metro’ interviews the doctor who helped make it happen.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Azaria: Women don’t want to be separated from their babies, doctors often dismiss complaints.
By JUDY SIEGEL
“The course will be an inseparable part of the variety of services that the hospital offers to the residents of the area."
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
“I can’t even describe to you how embarrassing and ridiculous this is."
Ashley Perry is committed to helping Anusim reconnect.
By MARION FISCHEL
Nitzan Horim, des centres pédagogiques destinés aux familles en difficulté
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
How expressing gratitude promotes joy in our kids' lives
By TRACEY SHIPLEY
Keren Gefen’s newest initiative focuses on fertility preservation.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
I had waited 2,000 years to get back to work.
By HOWARD GOLDENBERG
My dad sent us a WhatsApp message so we could all breathe easy, knowing that after a 40-year quest, our Torah was coming home.
By LAURA BEN-DAVID
One of Israel’s first family therapy centers, Shiluv aims to provide high-quality, professional therapy to residents of the greater Jerusalem area regardless of their financial situation.
By UDI SHAHAM
There are methods that not only comply with Halacha, but also offer the financial/personal benefits provided by secular estate-planning tools.
By TIRTZA JOTKOWITZ
"I can choose to cry over my destiny, but every morning I wake up and look for the miracles in my life and thank God for the little lights. The miracle is that I can stand."
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Pam Peled, Danit Shemesh and Tzippi Sha-ked look at percolating issues in Israel’s complicated social and religious fabric.
By THREE LADIES, THREE LATTES
The project is still growing, and the support it receives is the backbone for further success moving forward.
By MAYA PELLEG
Parents need to find a way to take the shame out of suicide, should the topic come up.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY,JUDITH POSNER
The Chesed Menachem Mendel program is open to Israelis of all religious and socio-economic backgrounds.
By ORIT ARFA
Exploring Keren Gefen, the nonprofit assisting the fertility-challenged bear the heavy burden through mind-body therapies – at no cost.
By WENDY ELLIMAN
The case involves an American haredi couple with two children who came on a family trip to Israel 14 years ago; During their vacation, the wife suffered a stroke that left her permanently disabled.
By JEREMY SHARON
Court ruling to advance state policy regarding recognition of adoption of children born to homosexual couples through surrogacy abroad.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Some nice ‘Memories,’ but nothing too memorable.
By HANNAH BROWN
Gal Amitai follows the values and principles of his father Yaron, who was killed in 2006 in the Second Lebanon War.
By JOSH HASTEN
Three courageous bereaved mothers reveal their pain, their optimism and their indebtedness to OneFamily.
By TAL ARIEL AMIR
Bill has support from all parties in the Knesset.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Bill proposes eight days of paternity leave for fathers of newborns.
“A man who did so many great things for Israel should be pardoned,” Olmert’s brother says.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
"Nursing hour" to become "parenting hour" that either mom or dad can use to care for newborns.
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New television series: Rewind
The joy of planting for future generations.
By RABBI JASON MILLER
Edward Hirsch’s elegy to his son is a poem deserving of longevity.
By ROBERT HIRSCHFIELD
It may actually feel that right about now everything is one enormous struggle...
By BATYA L. LUDMAN
Focusing on the positive creates amazing couple dynamics, which in turn helps lead to well-functioning, happy families.
Yoav Regional Council picked up the gauntlet and is once again holding the Beit Guvrin Festival from August 18 to 27.
By MEITAL SHARABI
The organization Refanah Healing Holidays recruits small hotel owners to host cancer patients and their families.
By BEN FISHER
Nadja Spiegelman digs into her mother’s and grandmother’s past and comes away with painful truths.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Being a perfect grandparent is no easy task.
The families of Zionist leaders Berl Katznelson and Abba Ahimeir travel together to the hometown of their influential forefathers.
After a few minutes of acting as a referee, I suggest that what I’ve just observed likely exemplifies what goes on at home, and sadly, what their children frequently experience.
After the sudden tragic death of their son, two American Jews find purpose in warning others of the danger of heat stroke.
We pass through this world as mere visitors, leaving behind material wealth, and taking nothing with us as we exit; Who we are is reflected in the deeds and values we leave behind for loved ones.
By DR. BATYA L. LUDMAN
There is a feeling of wholesome and enthused intent about the place and the people who live there.
By BARRY DAVIS
The new Israeli grandparent is still family-focused, but a lot more tech-savvy than ever before.
By ILANA SRAIER-PHILLIPS
In a poignant new book, Jerusalem writer Elliot Jager comes to grips with not having children.
By STEVE LINDE
By KATHERINE KEENAN
Supporting our kids as these issues arise.
Dealing with the loss of their own child, a couple establishes the Talia Trust for Children in her name, leading countless kids to better lives.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
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.
By DAVID GEFFEN
So what is a parent to do?
Whatever you decide is best for your child, make sure you do due diligence.
How wonderful it is to live in a country that gathers up its poor and huddled masses who now can breathe free.
By PAMELA PELED
The art of getting away How busy moms can take time for themselves and recharge.
By SHOSHANNA KEATS-JASKOLL
Millions of dollars are spent on treatment and incarceration of adolescents, in lieu of preventive treatment.
Without parental and family involvement in the process, progress is hampered and undoubtedly takes much longer.
I, for one, feel less and less connected with the harsh strictures of religion in this too-Holy Land, with its laws that seem ever more stringent.
As parents we can only hope that our children make good decisions and never suffer the consequences of bad ones.
Catching them from falling from the first floor is easy; catching them from falling from the eighth floor is next to impossible. Let them learn from their first falls.
At least 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees had vanished after arriving in Europe, at risk of falling prey to trafficking gangs.
The slain woman was encouraging her son to leave Raqqa, Syria with her, saying that they would soon be wiped out by air strikes.
Jenna and her growing family appear to enjoying every moment together, and the new mama has shared some heartwarming photos over the past few days.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
A Nefesh B’Nefesh recent event shows how some immigrants
and their Sabra children take root and branch out.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
"Try tp understand how lucky you are to be born in Israel."
By AHARON E. WEXLER
An excerpt from the author’s bestselling book Casting Lots: Creating a Family in a Beautiful, Broken World.
By SUSAN SILVERMAN
Most people take their senses for granted, but for this little baby sight means finally being able to see his mom.
By OLIVIA FINE
La Park certainly serves to solidify Holon’s self-styled reputation as “The Children’s City.”
“We are the only store in the country, as far as I know, that allows women to try out pumps.”
My mom was European, and I think collecting spoons was a European shtick.
By HERB KEINON
Eight days of Hanukka – and a lifetime of in-laws.
There’s a saying by the Thai meditation teacher Aachan Chaa that ‘the glass is already broken.’
By BRIAN BLUM
Not only is your kid gaining a spouse, but you are also being forced to let go of
that son or daughter getting married.
Every year on the eve of Yom Kippur, we sit down and apologize to one another for any offense caused, intentional or unintentional.
"Most of the year, I cook from old knowledge and experience... but in this season with its theme of looking backwards, my recipe folder is a good place to jump-start this process."
By BARBARA SOFER
I would estimate that about 95 percent of all arguments revolved around the distribution of chores.
On one of our ferrying trips our granddaughter turned to me and said ‘How were you in touch with
your friends if you didn’t have a smartphone?’
By BRENDA KATTEN
The first thing that strikes me is the length of these testimonials. These are not simple thankyou notes; many are of megila-like length.
By JONATHAN ROSENBLUM
‘The message we got was to be quiet, to forgive and forget, and not to ruin the life of such an esteemed teacher. “Think of his children,” they dare to say to me. What about my children?'
In many ways, the modern Jewish world, with its incessant backand- forth between the individual and the system, has become the ultimate mixed marriage.
When people lose a loved one, their world collapses, yet they see that for everyone else the sky has not fallen.
By BEN HARTMAN
Getting away from it all makes you realize that you can never really get away from it all. Then again, it’s all relative.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Zuroffas, they call him in Lithuanian, always pronounced with a sneer.
In perspective, the Jewish people is in a better place than we’ve been for 2,000 years.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
In Israel the day chosen was the day Henrietta Szold died, Rosh Hodesh Adar.