06.26.2016 | 20 Sivan, 5776
Herzog: Israel should hold vote on two-state solution
Missing IDF soldier's family: Netanyahu failing a test by signing deal with Turkey
Did Israel promise not to assassinate Hamas's leader as part of Turkey deal?
Abbas retracts charge that rabbis called to poison Palestinian water
Life sentence for Jerusalem pride parade stabber who killed teen girl
Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev is on the war path
10 years after Second Lebanon War, for a bereaved mother the pain is only worse
Govt to approve package to improve economic ties with Africa
Netanyahu praises British PM after resignation as ‘true friend of Israel’
Quartet report likely to recommend renewal of direct Israeli-Palestinian talks
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s InterContinental David
Seeing Russia through new eyes
Iftar fund-raiser in Abu Gosh helps sick Palestinians get help in Israeli hospitals
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Even in Jerusalem, Game 7 awakens strong emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Motti Zisser, international business wunderkind and generous philanthropist succumbs to cancer
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
Israeli Crohn’s disease group becomes full member of European federation
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Europe’s first Islamophobia summit highlights European-wide problem
Who will write France’s future?
June 26: Kids in hot cars
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Erdogan meets Hamas leader in Istanbul as Turkey-Israel detente looms
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
Sharansky to French Jews mulling aliya: Do it!
Holocaust-themed play by Polish writer causes stir in Los Angeles
Ex-prostitute alleges Orthodox businessmen mistreated her on ‘mile high’ NYPD job
Seeing it as it really is
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Poll: Israelis even on Clinton vs. Trump
Former NYC mayor to young people: Don’t let Donald Trump mislead you
Republican Jews targeting Democrats over Sanders' platform picks
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Parshat Shlah: Constructive criticism or defeatism?
Grapevine: With strings attached
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The young Chabad herbalist
Safe as houses
Cover that dog
Still waiting for justice
What’s your pleasure?
Talking about transitioning
When is a chair not a chair?
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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IFCJ funds flights for olim, seeks to attract 2,000 from 15 countries this summer
Christian Birthright educates millennials as voices for Israel
Presbyterians to hear anti-Israel onslaught at General Assembly
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Outing a Charismatic Sexual Predator
Tze'enah U-Re'enah / צְאֶינָה וּרְאֶינָה
They Are Bought!........
YoungDiplomats.com : The New Generation of Israeli Diplomats
The German-born octogenarian who was orphaned by the Holocaust explains that her relation with the Jewish state began some 70 years ago.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Panelist at JPost conference discuss “The future of the Jewish People and the war against BDS."
By DANIELLE ZIRI
PLO issues statement of retraction after the PA president made the unsubstantiated charge in an address Thursday to the European Parliament.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Hundreds of worshipers arrive on last intermediate day of Passover to visit what is said to be the burial spot of the Jewish patriarch.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
Court clears for publication the arrest of two minors and three adults for nationalistic crimes.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,BEN HARTMAN
The new project includes all known textual variants of the Talmud and allows researchers, scholars and Talmud students to easily compare the different texts side by side.
By JEREMY SHARON
Recognize the "common spiritual patrimony" that exists between Jews and Christians, pope said.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
NY Rabbi Haskel Lookstein speaks to 'Post' on rabbinate's decision to prevent an American convert who moved to Israel from marrying her fiance.
By DANIELLE ZIRI,JEREMY SHARON
"I want to wish you mazal tov on your success in bringing a long-awaited championship to the great city of Cleveland and its wonderful people,"
By GIL HOFFMAN
“My grandfather was Jewish, that was on my mother’s side, so yes, I do see myself …” former British soccer start says.
The New York-based 'Forward' declares a 'Trupatorium' on all mention of the presumptive Republican presidential candidate and his campaign.
Secure Community Network director Paul Goldenberg says Omar Mateen’s employment by prominent security firm should raise alarms for Jewish groups that hire security staffers.
Also called on the public to remain vigilant and alert authorities immediately about any suspicious activity witnessed.
Followers of Sabbatai Zevi and modern Jews united by centuries of persecution.
By NICK ASHDOWN/THE MEDIA LINE
European Court of Justice’s advocate general gave her opinion earlier this week on a lawsuit for alleged discrimination brought by a Belgian Muslim claimant against her former employer.
Jewish leader says far-right parties in some European countries are winning over Jewish voters by exploiting fears about militant Islamists.
Francis Kalifat, 64, said Sunday that his first priority as president of CRIF is to fight against the anti-Semitism that he said was responsible for the situation he described.
Under heavy police and military surveillance, religious officials and some fifty guests laid candles below a plate commemorating the victims.
Earlier this month, Labour suspended yet another member for anti-Semitic comments after he posted an article claiming that 'Jews control Britain and are committing genocide on us.'
Jewellery hidden for decades in relic seized by German Nazis is discovered on the site of Auschwitz-Birkenau death and concentration camp.
Sophie Helcman, who saved her brother during the Holocaust, died in Jerusalem while his coffin was being flown to Israel. They were buried together.
By BEN FISHER
Rabbi Reuven Hammer, the founder of the Masorti (Conservative) Movement in Israel, was given the responsibility to write the responsum.
Friday's arrest came as crowds filled the synagogue in observance of the second to last day of the Passover holiday.
'We are...horrified at the Islamophobic campaign being waged against her, amidst opportunistic and false charges of anti-Semitism,' the Jewish students wrote to the 'Jewish Chronicle'.
With each passing year, there were fewer of us around the seder table.
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
Draft law easily cleared upper house of parliament last week and will go to a final vote next Wednesday in the lower house, legislators say.
The tradition Jewish celebration was joined by Muslim clerics and US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
Eli Riss, a Chabad envoy who serves as Birobidzhan’s chief rabbi, torpedoed the plan earlier this month, he told JTA Thursday.
The men were arrested on April 8 in the vicinity of the Blackwall Tunnel in eastern London, where the incident took place.
Jacoob Ben Nistell, aka Yaakav — he used different forms of the name — admitted two weeks ago during an interview that he is not a rabbi.
Here’s what you need to know about the 1.75 million Jews in the state set to vote in the US presidential primaries.
Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield were protesting against corporate political spending at a rally that is part of the “Democracy Spring” demonstrations.
Romanian watchdog group on anti-Semitism said it was worried by the mayoral candidacy of Marian Munteanu who said local Jews lied for money about the number of brethren killed in Holocaust.
It is no surprise that he lived to see all his children and grandchildren grow up well-grounded in Jewish tradition and settle in the Land of Israel.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Frazier Glenn Cross, 74, a former senior member of the KKK, was sentenced to death in November for his attacks in Overland Park, Kansas, two years ago this week.
In cooperation with several kosher food producers, the Union of Italian Jewish Communities is putting together 500 cartons containing seder fixing, other kosher-for-Passover products.
The assailant, sporting dreadlocks and brown jacket, fled the scene of the incident with an undisclosed amount of money.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Ronald Appleby “Forester of the Future” Scholarships Presented at a Special Ceremony in Rehovot.
This Lag Baomer (May 26), the hot, dry wind ignited the remains of bonfires, which caused serious wildfires. One of the largest was in Jerusalem Park in the Arazim Valley.
On Sunday, May 15 2016 Hans-Dieter and Ingrid Roth, friends of KKL-JNF from Wiebaden, Germany, dedicated the Dado Scenic Lookout just outside Israel's northern border town of Metulla.
Thirteen Canadian University students, all affiliates of JNF Canada, came to Israel for a week to strengthen their ties with the country and to upgrade their knowledge. Spirits were high!
KKL-JNF and the B'nai Brith World Center hold a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in Martyrs Forest commemorating the heroism of Jews who rescued other Jews during World War II.
United States Senator, the Honorable Orrin G. Hatch, planted a tree with KKL-JNF at Yad Kennedy in Aminadav Forest just outside Jerusalem, on May 5, 2016.
This week, KKL-JNF takes the people out to its parks and forests so that they can experience for themselves the green and beautiful country that Israel has become.
Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Italian State Forestry Corps and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund
By YAD EZRA
Hebron Liberation Day celebrates a lesser-known story of freedom of worship.
By BEN BRESKY
Come as you are to events around Jerusalem for this year’s Unity Day on June 1.
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
Megan Phelps-Roper’s story of redemption.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
Montpellier prosecutors were reportedly notified by municipal officials about the account, which belongs to Djamel Boumaaz, a former member of France’s far-right National Front party.
Our top 7 gift picks for this Independence Day!
The UK opposition party's leader rejected the notion that Labor was failing to tackle anti-Semitism within its ranks despite a string of recent incidents.
The Nate D. Sanders Auctions in Los Angeles is set to start online bidding at $15,000 for the 4-page letter by the 27th US president to DC-based Jewish journalist Gus J. Karger.
The former husband of Liza Minnelli was found in the Four Seasons hotel in the Canary Wharf business district of the city; he was 62.
Participants will include Ayelet Shaked, Alan Dershowitz, and former ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo.
Sadiq Khan says the UK party's leader Jeremy Corbyn needs to be “trained about what anti-Semitism is.”
Actress Helen Mirren emceed the award ceremony that recognized the Israel-American maestro.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Few men in history have impacted the renewal of Jewish life in Jerusalem more indelibly than Irving Moskowitz.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Zionist Union MK Amir Peretz criticized the allocation, saying that he wishes the communities in the country's periphery would get similar funds.
By HERB KEINON
Masorti Movement demanding egalitarian section at central Western Wall plaza in light of failure to implement Western Wall agreement.
Japanese diplomat Chiune Sugihara's actions saved five times as many people as Oskar Schindler, made famous in the film "Schindler's List."
The infections are believed to be the result of circumcisions in which the “metzitzah ba’peh” procedure was used, whereby the mohel, or circumciser, uses his mouth to suction blood off the penis.
The vast majority of Israeli Jews – 82% – said the idea of Zionism is still relevant.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Uzi Dayan and his wife, Tamar, came to Belarus for the first time to see the town where his father, Moshe Rabinowitz, was born.
By MAYA PELLEG
JPPI’s survey also revealed that those on the left of the political spectrum feel much less comfortable 'being themselves' in Israel.
Efraim Zuroff says Hitler in no way supported the establishment of a Jewish state and that Livingstone was simply trying to delegitimize Zionism through his allegations.
Security forces send away six adults and three youth from the compound for failing to heed to the guidelines of visitation on the contested holy site.
According to the findings, some 86 percent of charitable organizations said they had registered an increase in demand for food – a 14% increase from last Passover.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
"The ceremony has not changed and it will not change," says 67-year-old participant.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Over the past decade or so a new generation of leaders that combines religion and nationalism has emerged.
Filmmaker Helen Yanofsky’s documentary debut tells the fascinating story of the man behind the Jerusalem Boxing Club.
By HANNAH BROWN
Project initiated by Triguboff Institute gets students started in former Soviet Union before aliya.
Comments come in reaction to UTJ rejection of common entrance to Orthodox, pluralist prayer areas at the site.
The Jews of Yemen
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New movie: Café Nagler
From Brazil to Israel
Jay Neugeboren gives fictional life to the historical boxer Max Baer.
By BETH KISSILEFF
Like all Jews in Yemen, the rabbi, Yahia Youssef Yaish, has been the target of an anti-Jewish campaign launched by local Houthi militias upon their seizure of power Sanaa in December 2014.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
This week’s parsha, Emor, tells us the dates of each of the festivals, which can then be slotted into the appropriate month.
By RABBI GIDEON SYLVESTER
The famously sweet concord wine has gained a following among non-Jewish populations, according the WSJ.
Watch the results of this Jewish-Muslim 'social experiment' on the streets of New York.
The R&B artist has taken Israel by storm, performing and sightseeing.
By OLIVIA FINE
The Jewish American entertainer known for her brazen antics slams 'Glamour' magazine for placing her in an issue entitled 'Chic at Any Size.'
By NOA FLEISCHACKER
My dad was a straight shooter; you knew, after a brief conversation, exactly where he stood on any issue. He was principled, often buttressing his arguments with “but somebody has to say it.”
By DANIEL S. MARIASCHIN
Throughout the world there is a global onslaught against the Jewish people. Israel, the Middle East’s only democracy, has remarkably become the single most hated country on Earth.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
The menorah was not just a candelabrum. It symbolized the Covenant between God and the Jewish people.
By MOSHE DANN
Four sets of dishes, four sets of cutlery, two sets of pots and pans. Sometimes even two dishwashers: meat and milk. That’s not crazy enough. Now we do Passover.
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
Thanks to the matza campaign of 1865, the unbreakable ties between the Jews of the North and the South had already begun to be rebuilt.
By DAVID GEFFEN
Bertie Lubner was so involved in the community and beyond the community.
By LIONEL SLIER
The clues to defining Jewish identity are to be found on the Seder night when we tell the story of the origins of our people.
By WARREN GOLDSTEIN
Pharaoh’s cold-hearted calculation of the economic benefit of maintaining slavery turned into a death wish for many of his people.
By YOSEF I. ABRAMOWITZ
The Democratic presidential candidate's ignorance and bias with regards to Israel have been on full view lately.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
It was the Jewish people through the Bible who gave to humanity this gift of literary authority.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Simone Zimmerman allegedly published an expletive-ridden social media post last year accusing the PM of sanctioning mass murder.