01.21.2017 | 23 Tevet, 5777
Autopsy of Beduin driver casts doubt on terrorism claim
Wadi Ara protesters block roads, call for public security minister to resign
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Netanyahu looks to delay Ma’aleh Adumim annexation bill
Mevaseret Zion seeks to prevent election of chief municipal rabbi
Hundreds rally in Tel Aviv in solidarity with Women’s March
Grapevine: Bookmarks in history
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
UN envoy: 'A true friend of Israel will enter the White House today'
MK Tzipi Livni threatened with arrest if she lands in Brussels
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
Yellow-and-blue braces for visit from Red Star Belgrade
J’lem brought to grinding halt in St. Petersburg
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Tech Talk: Israeli technology strong in TV industry
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Do Israeli coffee machines contain lead?
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
A history lesson
The IDF’s judicial empire in Judea and Samaria
Letter from America: A speech Kerry could have delivered in Paris
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
The globalist: Barack Obama’s legacy in the Middle East
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
US Jewish groups congratulate Trump on inauguration
Jewish world weighs in on Ivanka and Jared's piety on inauguration day
Rabbi Hier remembers Zion and Jerusalem in benediction for President Trump
Soros: Trump is a ‘would-be dictator’ destined to fail
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
Kushner role in Trump administration is kosher, says US Justice Dept.
Why three Jewish women are marching on Washington
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
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
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
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
UNESCO director-general indicates Israeli minister should resume cooperation with the body after he suspended it following a contentious vote on Jerusalem holy sites.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
“One only has to open up their proudly written charter to read that they seek bloodshed and terror and even aspire to the genocide of Jewish people worldwide," says EJC president of Hamas.
"Never have they uttered a single word about the burden we must be," Anne wrote about Miep Gies and her associates.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
On December 21, 2009, Yad Vashem recognized Pastor Marcel Ducommun and his wife Hélène Marthe as Righteous Among the Nations.
French peasant widow Louise Roger never ‘contemplated the danger’ in saving a nine-year-old Jewish child during WWII.
Operation Wings of Eagles, also known as Operation Magic Carpet, began in December 1948 and lasted until December 1949, with minor waves of aliya taking place in the 1950s.
Industrialist Alfred Rossner stood out for the kindness he showed to those under his command.
“We Jews have all been immigrants. We understand the situation the immigrants find themselves in," Jewish leader says to pope.
By DANIEL ALTMAN
Mayor Peter Abelson was invited to the synagogue's annual Law Service but chose to decline the invitation due to "the gross and illegal occupation of the West Bank."
Running race to pass sites of Holocaust of Jewish remembrance in the Italian capital.
The FBI has not named any suspects or described a likely motive for the bomb threats earlier this week.
Jews make up more than half of non-Christians elected to Congress for the first time.
In the two months following the June 23 vote, a Jewish community in Portugal reportedly received some 400 applications compared to just 5 prior to the UK's split from the EU.
NY Jews express their frustration and disagreement with UN Resolution 2334 that calls to halt settlement construction on Palestinian-owned lands.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Jewish human rights organization releases its 2016 ranking.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
J Street’s alignment with progressive Democrats likely dooms its fight against appointment of David Friedman as ambassador to Israel.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The synagogue and the adjacent El Mellah Museum, which retraces Jewish history in Morocco, were reopened Friday.
“This was a cowardly attack on people preparing for their religious holidays in a joyful environment,” says top European rabbi after deadly Berlin attack.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Remarks by source close to Donald Trump's White House transition team are revealed week after Israel's chief rabbis announce reform process for recognizing foreign Orthodox conversions.
Several organizations will attend Obama's last Hanukkah bash at the White House.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,JTA
Diaspora Affairs and Education Minister Naftali Bennett made the remarks in a meeting with the EU coordinator on combating antisemitism.
Justin Massler, 34, has been stalking Ivanka Trump at least since 2010, when he was charged with stalking and harassment.
“This is what cloud 9 looks like … I’m so grateful to let you all know that a donor has been found.”
Two main suspects and additional accomplices had planned to attack a synagogue in Amsterdam last year.
Top European rabbi warns of "new era of antisemitism" amid said rise in German incidents.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The chant by backers of the Chelsea club followed the team’s victory on Saturday night against the rival Tottenham Hotspur, which has many Jewish and pro-Jewish fans.
Frank was 12-years-old when she sent the short poem to a friend.
To see a Nazi salute in the United States of America is something I can't even absorb," Zionist Union co-chair says at JPost Conference.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Of the 4,500 Sephardic Jews who have applied recently for Spanish citizenship, at least 2,600 are Turks.
European Conference of Rabbis president vows to protect Jewish freedoms.
Greitens, a Republican, defeated Democrat Chris Koster with 51 percent of the vote on Tuesday to 45 percent for the state’s attorney general.
The “Titanics” kosher deli in Manchester, England, has closed for good.
The gathering at the British Parliament's House of Lord marked the launch of a campaign for the UK to apologize over the 1917 Balfour Declaration.
At an event hosted by the Manhattan Jewish Experience, young adults learned how to make their apologies more meaningful.
Michael Kosterlitz was recognized along with David Thouless and Duncan Haldane on Tuesday for their pioneering work in topology.
King has interviewed more than 50,000 people over the course of his career, which started in radio, continued to television and is now continuing online.
Outgoing US president reflects on the "great privilege" of working with Jewish community in last message as president ahead of the Jewish New Year.
Many more Israeli Jews, 35%, say that observing Jewish law is essential to being Jewish, compared to 19% of US Jews.
By JEREMY SHARON
“History will remember Peres for his tireless commitment, dedication and contributions to a secure Jewish state of Israel living in peace with its neighbors.”
Jewish institutions urged to keep up morale in the face of recent attacks in the US.
Triguboff Institute helps immigrants through conversion process.
"Whenever antisemitism rears its ugly head, I’ll be the first to call it out, condemn it and then work to stamp it out."
Jewish community center is bombarded with abusive messages after the venue hosted a debate between the the UK Labour leader and his party election rival, Own Smith.
Jewish skullcap from synagogue torched by Nazis during 1938 pogrom is on display at Polish museum.
According to local media reports, the raid lasted several hours at the homes where a 200-odd strong community live.
Le 500e anniversaire de la fondation du ghetto de la Cité des Doges jette un éclairage sur le destin singulier de sa communauté juive
By ERIC J. LYMAN
Beaucoup invoquent le nom de Jabotinsky, mais 76 ans après sa mort, quels sont ceux qui partagent réellement ses vues sionistes, laïques et nationalistes ?
By ELLIOT JAGER
Demonstration is tentatively planned to take place in mountain town where white nationalists have threatened Jewish residents.
This favorite winter holiday is loved for its frivolities – and the delicious food, warm candlelight and exciting gifts are certainly compelling. But if that’s it, are we missing the point?
New real estate series sheds light onto historic hotel - home to the secret cable car used during War of Independence, and hidden luxury properties in best Jerusalem location
Brazilian judge accepts charges against group also accused of plotting militant attacks against homosexuals and Shi'ite Muslims.
AG: allowing third party appeal "would have far reaching consequences of the utmost severity on all divorces issued by the rabbinical courts."
Amid row over UN settlement vote, Jewish lawmaker says he plans to present new legislation concerning Ukraine's mission in Israel.
The dropout rate from the IDF conversion program after the initial preparatory course, called Nativ, is as high as 50 to 60%, says deputy minister.
"The dedication of the volunteers is the power that drives this international organization of thousands," says ZAKA Chairman Yehuda Meshi-Zahav.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Deri says: “Any recognition by the Knesset of communities with a different type of Judaism will create questions that you will have to deal with."
In the upcoming Comedy for Koby lineup, Avi Liberman is bringing three veteran comedians who promise not to tell too many jokes about the next US president.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Israel Democracy Institute holds conference on the changing boundaries of Jewish identity.
Ayelet Shaked says the various boycott movements have "no interest in promoting human rights, but in wiping the Jewish nation off the face of the Earth."
The rabbi in question, whose name has not been released by the chief rabbinate, was employed as a neighborhood rabbi by the local religious council of the city.
On the 75th anniversary of Russian-Jewish writer Isaac Babel’s execution, his grandson searches for answers to better understand the man he never met.
By HANNAH BROWN
Police conduct special security measures in light of the festivities marking the end of Succot in the capital.
The average Jewish birth rate has risen while the average Muslim birth rate has fallen, closing the gap between the two sectors.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Calls for female religious leadership in the liberal wing of the religious-Zionist sector have been increasing in recent years.
Karim Kassem careful to stress anti-Israel ties.
By BEN LYNFIELD
The outspoken funny woman charged that the hyperbolic media coverage that Trump received during the election campaign helped him win the White House race.
Moscow-based billionaire Valery Kogan reportedly paid millions for the pop sensations to perform at his granddaughter's star-studded wedding in London.
The next "First Family" celebrates the Jewish festival of lights.
Although she eventually became a practicing Roman Catholic, the Hungarian-American actress was born to Jewish parents.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Take a look at the nominees with Jewish ancestry who are up for consideration for this year’s awards, which will be presented on January 8.
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
“I lived my life as a part-white, part-black but then sometimes Jewish kid, and I didn’t understand because she didn’t make me convert," says comedian.
Firestorm erupts over US news network's screen caption on a segment on white supremacists questioning whether Jews are people.
Trump's newly-appointed chief strategist, who has faced an onslaught of antisemitism allegations, reportedly makes millions from sitcom royalties.
The first Jewish woman appointed to the US Supreme Court took the stage in Washington in "The Daughter of the Regiment."
In a steady upward trend over the past century, Canadian Jews have become the fourth largest Diaspora community in the world.
Adam Krief, a father of three from Israel, was diagnosed recently with primary myelofibrosis, a rare form of blood cancer that is likely fatal if he does not find a blood transplant match.
"We all owe a debt of gratitude to Raoul Wallenberg and we shall not rest until he gets back home and receives a proper burial."
By EDUARDO EURNEKIAN,BARUCH TENEMBAUM,PERLA GRAISMAN
When you’re the parent of a lone soldier serving in Israel, your life changes substantially.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
In an era of hyper individualism, few choose to live as Jews simply in order to belong to the tribe.
By RABBI DR. DALIA MARX
Personal reflection: The Cubs suffered through 108 years of disappointment; the Jewish people have endured nearly two millennia of affliction.
“Fighting antisemitism is not the task of Jews alone. Fighting antisemitism is a responsibility for society at large.”
By KENNETH BANDLER
The UNESCO vote is a slap in the face to history, archaeology and theology, and represents an assault on the very foundations of the Judeo-Christian tradition that underpins Western civilization.
By MICHAEL FREUND
To make the world a better place, we must first attend to our individual sphere.
By ANDREA SIMANTOV
Hatred of Jews, which has never run deep in American society, nevertheless has its adherents.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
A number of democracies have been forced to grapple with the moral dilemmas of waging a war with terrorism.
Antisemitism is a racist virus which spreads to other victims, a precursor of harm which threatens us all.
By DAVID MATAS
Bernie Sanders does not support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement – Jill Stein does.
By MICAH HALPERN
Miller is Jewish, but he criticizes what he calls a "war on Christmas" from America's media and political elite on what he views as the nation's origins.
Donald Trump's recently-named White House chief strategist says "these claims of antisemitism just aren't serious. It's a joke."
The Jewish New Jersey real estate scion married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, helped guide the president-elect to victory last week and is poised to remain an influential adviser.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
“The election of Donald Trump has emboldened the forces of hate and bigotry in America,” says Senate minority leader Harry Reid.
The mix of personalities, policies and circumstances would have been different.