04.25.2017 | 29 Nisan, 5777
Coexistence groups face scrutiny after Tel Aviv stabbing
Top Palestinian official to Germany: Pressure Israel to make peace
WATCH: Palestinian video war against Israel?
UK won’t apologize for Balfour Declaration, PA threatens to sue
In Trump's America can Israel remain bipartisan?
Israeli musicians to sing in Rabin Square for Remembrance Day
A truly golden Israel Festival this year
Australia, Israel sign environmental cooperation pact
Bennett warns Bayit Yehudi primary voters not to be complacent
Netanyahu nixes meeting with German FM over NGO critical of IDF
Israeli Sharia court system appoints first-ever female judge
First glimpse of Nesher's 'Past Life'
Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters urge Radiohead to cancel Israel show
Miller dismissed from Mac TA camp for bringing girlfriend
Bagatskis to remain in charge at Mac TA
Israeli amputee sets new marathon world record in Vienna
Medvedev finishes Euro vault final in eighth
Your Taxes: Family Net Plan
Tech talk: Artificial intelligence is key to our future
Financial benefits allocated for doctors ready to live, work in periphery
Tips for accident prevention during Independence Day festivities
Hadassah docs perform world’s 1st robot-aided repair of severe spinal fracture
Why are Shoah survivors’ grandchildren more afraid of ISIS?
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
Nahariya beach opens after 6-year asbestos cleanup
Putin is playing cat and mouse
Act like lions to impose peace, not lambs
Letters to the Editor: April 26, 2017
Our young and mature state
Mideast states to bear the brunt of Trump's draconian aid cuts
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump urged to press Iran on releasing jailed Americans accused of spying
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
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
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
Austrian sale of looted Jewish-owned painting called ‘continuation of Nazism’
Pro-Israel group seeks legal action against Barcelona BDS declaration
Trump: Those who deny Holocaust are accomplice to evil
Jewish students protest outside accused Nazi war criminal's Queens home
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
Global ticket marketplace acquires Israeli software start-up in $56m. deal
Ivanka Trump booed while speaking of father at Berlin summit
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
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: The other genocide
The Israeli teen designer conquering the fashion world
Turning the contentious stereotype on its head
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
The definitive ranking of Ben & Jerry's Kosher for Passover flavors
See why the internet is kvelling over Jenna Jameson's new baby girl
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Stuffed delights: A taste of Syria
Sustainability in regrowing supermarket plants
Manning the Art
Life from the ashes
Shining a light on the Jerusalem Art scene
Bread of independence
Family hiking in spring
The art of handmade paper
Rocking in Ramallah
לְזֵכֶר רָאוּל וָלֶנְבֵּרְג
מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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WATCH: Israeli tourists connect with Japanese Christians on Yom HaShoah
Pope Francis likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
Green Horizons’ Desert Wilderness Survival Program
Eurovision 2017 contestants plant trees in Israel
On the Galilee, its Environment and its Heritage
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2017
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
Israel, backed by its ally the United States, accuses the Geneva-based Human Rights Council of bias against it.
“BDS has an antisemitic agenda and leads a campaign of demonization, delegitimization and double standards against Israel."
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The URJ in its statement noted that the law disfavors left-wing NGOs, which are likelier to receive most of their funds from governments, while leaving untouched right-wing NGOs.
Israel advocacy group StandWithUs executive director says the group's goal is to ‘humanize’ the Israeli image.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
“Disinformation and the political ideology of hatred are being directed against the Jewish state," say 10 members of Swiss parliament.
The left controls such centers because it invested decades of effort in doing so. The right doesn’t even try.
By EVELYN GORDON
SHEKEL helps people with disabilities find the light at the end of the tunnel while feeling at home.
By JOSH DELL
By PEGGY CIDOR
Currently, the Municipal Tax and Government Tax Ordinance extends discounts to all kinds of nongovernmental organizations that are approved by the interior minister.
By UDI SHAHAM
Ir David head funds excavations in Silwan, helps Jews move to east J’lem
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The NGO petition to the High Court of Justice is the second one to be filed against the law.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
In addition, from 2008 to 2012 HaMoked received nearly NIS 3m. from the New Israel Fund, and some NIS 3.3m. in 2014 from a Palestinian foundation based in Ramallah.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Mayor says move not connected to freedom of expression, cites zoning violations.
Ateret Cohanim: There is "no force or coercion used in any circumstance – only free sale, free will and financial payments."
There are 25 such NGOs registered in Israel, five of which have a total of 12 volunteers doing national service.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Left-wing NGOs and the European countries who fund them are a regular punching bag for the governments run by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
MK Elazar Stern calls the bill "a middle finger in our faces."
Breaking the Silence has vehemently rejected the allegations and calls to investigate the group, describing them as part of a right-wing smear campaign.
By ROSIE PERPER
Any foreign government funding the organization receives on condition that it acts in a certain way would be taxed, as opposed to most donations to NGOs.
European parliamentarians urge MKs to vote against measure; Oren: Bill hurts Israel, helps BDS.
"Dear Friends, we were wrong," the opening sentence to the post begins. "We published something erroneous on a important and essential subject."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Usually, the Defense Minister and security cabinet decide who is an illegal organization – like they did with the Islamic Movement’s Northern Branch in November – and not the Knesset.
Justice Minister says her NGO transparency bill will "create a healthier discourse" in Israel.
A bill aimed at exposing foreign states’ aid to political causes is likely to intensify the private foreign funding that has been helping divide Israel for 40 years.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Ministerial Committee on Legislation approves so-called “transparency bill,” which was initiated by Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked of the religious Zionist Bayit Yehudi party.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
This measure is the latest of several iterations of legislation targeting donations that organizations receive from foreign governments or entities funded by foreign governments.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Equal opportunities in education are a sign of a true democracy, says chairwoman of world executive.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
The event, which also featured Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, included impressive young Jewish activists from a variety of fields.
By NIV ELIS
By giving back to society, Ma’agalim is teaching young adults that no matter one’s background, one must always do their best and to help others.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Arab minority rights organization threatens to file a petition to the High Court of Justice if the Justice Ministry does not comply.
Media outlets report a senior military source saying Shin Bet has been using "moderate physical pressure” on certain Hamas agents to get information for finding the kidnappers.
The Arab-Israeli conflict features widespread misinformation and superficial propaganda, as part of a global trend of escalating populism, extremism and fear-mongering.
By OLGA DEUTSCH
Whether at the airport or in Jerusalem, the right to state views that differ from government policy is the gold standard for a thriving democracy.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Politicians should try to persuade us to support their policies, not manipulate our understanding of realities.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM
It was difficult to miss the glee with which some people, particularly those with a left-wing agenda, jumped to the conclusion that B’Tselem’s offices were set on fire by far-right activists.
The issue becomes more complicated when we consider the nonprofit’s interest in developing a solid staff component.
By STEPHEN G. DONSHIK
Shmita has become mired in legal, political and economic issues that obscure its historical and ethical origins.
By EINAT KRAMER