04.29.2017 | 3 Iyar, 5777
Protests across the West Bank: Palestinians report dozens inured
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
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
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
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
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
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
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
Police spokeswoman Luba Samri acknowledged that police face particular challenges in combating “lone-wolf” attackers.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Jewish voters less inclined to support right-wing candidate.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Mal financés, victimes de l’hyperpersonnalisation et des médias sociaux, les partis politiques se trouvent considérablement affaiblis
By ELLI WOHLGELERNTER
The next 20 months promise to be interesting...
By PEGGY CIDOR
Yesh Atid English brings two MKs to engage with Anglos on their stomping grounds.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
By SARAH STONE / JERUSALEM INSTITUTE FOR POLICY RESEARCH
Jerusalem’s newest museum is a must-see gem that tells the compelling story of Levi Eshkol and his contributions at a crucial point in our history.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
For years, the Jerusalem city council was considered one of the strongholds of the party, but the glory of the past has faded away.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Former commando Omer Bar Lev wants a shot at challenging Benjamin Netanyahu.
Joint committee weighs further postponing launch to June.
By LAHAV HARKOV
"The time has come to raise our heads."
Ballot boxes to stay in workplaces, with poll-watchers at each.
The Zionist Union Knesset member is competing against current Histadrut chief.
Public job offerings were designed to avoid nepotism in hiring and to increase the quality of public servants in long-term ministry non-political positions.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The former IDF generals who formed the non-political movement both insist they are not entering politics.
All the deal did was switch one group of journalists in the unemployment line with another.
To tackle the crisis of democracy we must restore the public’s faith in its governing institutions.
By YOHANAN PLESNER
Poorly funded and under threat from personalization and social media, political parties are in decline.
The only problem with the poll is that its sponsors know very well that there is zero chance Shaked will join the race by next week’s April 9 deadline.
Amid crisis, IBA workers disrupt meeting with Nissenkorn.
But when given choices of who is most fit to be prime minister, Netanyahu was selected more than other.
The law will apply restrictions on political party funding.
By UDI SHAHAM
Goumha Azbarga says liberal Israelis must safeguard the rights of the minority.
By BEN LYNFIELD
In spite of these various possibilities, it would seem unlikely that any new political realignment will be reached at present.
By JEREMY SHARON
Future candidates for PM are jostling for position, preparing for a post-Netanyahu era that might not be near.
If Gal-On’s proposal is approved at a party convention on Tuesday, the primary will likely be held in September.
The veteran Israeli actor speaks to the ‘Post’ on acting with Richard Gere, politics and resisting the temptation of Hollywood.
By HANNAH BROWN
Yacimovich complained that women make 30% less than men.
The new polling data comes against a background of ongoing difficulties for Netanyahu with the criminal investigations into him.
Efforts will also be made to complete a merger with MK Tzipi Livni's Hatnua Party.
The report is expected to criticize Netanyahu's handling of the security cabinet ahead of and during the 2014 operation in Gaza, especially regarding the issue of terror tunnels dug by Hamas.
Sources close to Shaked say coalition chairman bullying cabinet
Urges Netanyahu and Trump not to form a terror state.
The Shin Bet committed in June to telling political activists they do not need to come when summoned for questioning.
It is a particularly significant anniversary year because the New York-born Elkins was for 17 years the BBC’s voice from Jerusalem, and this year marks the half-century of the reunification of Jerusalem.
As corruption investigations pile up, Benjamin Netanyahu’s potential early departure is likely to produce an early election with unpredictable results.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Initiative seeks to limit lawmakers to five ‘private bills’ per year.
The PM could be toppled by his own hedonism and hubris as the corruption probes heat up.
MKs across spectrum had little to spin out of Amona evacuation.
Ministers have been passing the buck on issue for years.
The party membership of those who did not renew it during the recent recruitment drive expired on December 31.
AMONG THE Jewish jokes that are frequently revived is the one about the illiterate immigrant to America who applied for a job as a beadle in a synagogue
Deri announced the ordinance’s cancellation in March, and already canceled the sections that could already be voided without a vote in the Knesset.
Neeman was a fixture in governments led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
Israel Policy Forum's Dr. Nimrod Novik said Netanyahu made “a series of very unimpressive, almost hysterical, certainly pathetic threats to various countries."
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Politicians respond to Friday nights UN Security Council vote.
In her job as State Control Committee chairwoman, MK Karin Elharar doesn’t cut the government, or herself, any slack.
Likud sources revealed to The Jerusalem Post that Netanyahu was concerned that the Supreme Court might make him give up one of the three portfolios he held besides prime minister.
Karlov was one of the first to respond to a letter Israel's ambassador to Turkey sent to colleagues, and apparently it was one of his last official acts before being killed.
By HERB KEINON
The Romanians turned to the Israeli strategists because of their successful track record and their experience using new media.
Huberman was a brilliant violinist who was born in Czestochowa, Poland, where the home of the philharmonic orchestra that bears his name is in the Bronislaw Huberman Hall.
"We also need to be able to govern," prime minister tells cabinet.
In 2015, there were 12 postings for national service in organizations that would fall under the bill’s purview.
“This was populism and oversimplifying by those who see only black and white, and especially black."
Guatemala’s president invites prime minister for what would be first-ever visit by Israeli leader.
Miriam Eshkol served in the Palmah, on convoys to the besieged Jerusalem, and in the War of Independence, in the artillery.
The bill would allow destroying the property of arsonists who harmed the security of the state. It would also enable victims of the fire to receive aid received by terror victims.
"Our mandate comes from our residents and we work to benefit their lives.”
PM defends himself against claims of corruption in the purchase of additional submarines.
The Zionist Union faction called on Attorney-General Avihai Mandelblit to investigate both Netanyahu’s behavior and his reaction, “which incites against an Israel journalist, on the border of condoni
Island nation thanks for its support in international forums by PM.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Foreign Ministry Vice Director-General and Ambassador Jeremy Issacharoff explains.
Cabinet vote on reversing plans for IBA delayed by at least three weeks.
By LAHAV HARKOV,GREER FAY CASHMAN
More coalition than opposition MKs were present during so called walk-out.
The Defense Minister also criticized those who have revisited the history of the IDF and undermined widely-accepted narratives of heroism.
The biggest plus for Israel on the new council is the US, returning to the council following a mandatory one-year absence after serving two consecutive three-year terms.
Federation of Local Authorities in Israel chairman and Modi’in-Maccabim-Re’ut mayor talks
to the "Post" about the challenges he faces, and does not rule out running for national office.
By STEVE LINDE
A man of the people regardless of his high office, Navon wanted to give the public a chance to visit the president of the state without the pomp and ceremony which creates a wedge between them.
When someone like Gold suddenly leaves, it raises questions about what it is about working with the prime minister that seems to compel top people to leave his side prematurely?
Neal Imperial: I admire the quality and depth of strategic thinking and analysis you can’t find anywhere else.
MKs say former chief of staff Benny Gantz does not have the elbows for politics, but that’s why he is so sought after.
The Chilean MPs called to expand ties with Israel in the areas of water resources, entrepreneurship and innovation.
Like other countries, Israel is seeing a decline in the appeal of liberalism. Can it remain Jewish and democratic?
By TAMAR HERMANN
Groundbreaking journalist Bambi Sheleg, who died of cancer at 58, defied Israel’s social and ideological divisions and willed the country’s reinvention.
Heidi Moses, UTJ MK Menahem Eliezer Moses’s gay daughter, is running in the next Knesset race for Likud. In a conversation with the ‘Magazine’ she tells of her extraordinary journey.
The first English biography of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spills the beans on the longtime statesman.
By BEN FISHER
A round-up of news from around Israel.
Shas's Deri enlists help of vegetable to enhance his sorrow at the passing of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef in 2015 video that went viral on Sunday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Yesh Atid’s plan for religious tolerance would enable people who believe that riding a bus on Shabbat does not impact on their Jewishness to do so.
By PAMELA PELED
When the IBA demonstrators tried to enter the Histadrut compound, the gates were locked, just as those at the IBA may be locked in a little over a month’s time.
The real agenda is clear: Gorka has written forcefully about the need to defeat the jihadi threat to Western civilization.
By BRUCE ABRAMSON AND JEFF BALLABON
Encountering Peace: The political reality to the Left of Netanyahu is splintered and fractured over egos and severely lacking in political integrity.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Eyes are now set on the upcoming elections in the Netherlands, France and Germany, in which rightwing candidates are set to gain strength or even control of the government.
By ELIE PODEH
There were talks. We each had something to offer the other.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
It has been a very difficult transition so far and I predict it will be a very difficult 100 days, fraught with massive conflict, challenge and name calling.
By MICAH HALPERN
The Israeli public lacks the essential tools to oppose the troubling current developments that increasingly marginalizes these principles.
By MARC NEUGROSCHEL
Don't be disillusioned; There is hope.
By RUTHIE BLUM
It’s the Jewish press that aggrandizes the influence and numbers of the Left.
By HAROLD GOLDMEIER
It is not just the Right that has used demography in political campaigns in Israel.
By JOEL BRAUNOLD
Few people have anything good to say about ‘old politics.’
By DANNY ORBACH
Utmost efforts must be made to minimize coercion and engage in dialogue in which all parties compromise.
By ISI LEIBLER
Those in most non-oil producing countries don’t know ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson.
I grew up in the US, was politically socialized in the US, and was imbued with a certain degree of reverence – yes, reverence – for its political system.