01.17.2017 | 19 Tevet, 5777
Watch Live: UN debates Middle East and the Palestinian question
Autopsy results prove Jerusalem terrorist was killed by soldiers’ bullets
Hezbollah claims it found Israeli drone downed in Lebanon
Kerry defends Obama's Israel legacy, claims 'best friend' status
Large haredi riots over five women arrested by IDF police for desertion
Jerusalem, Warsaw seek enhanced ties as Polish president visits Israel
Rod Stewart announces concert in Tel Aviv this Summer
Netanyahu: Campaign to topple government is outrageous
Hanegbi: US and Israel will be partners, not rivals, on Iran, settlements
Report: Netanyahu discussed reducing Yisrael Hayom distribution by 1/3
Lapid: NSC doesn’t work, because Netanyahu doesn’t want it to work
Brazilian singer Seu Jorge to pay tribute to David Bowie in TA
Jean-Michel Jarre to perform at Masada in April
Fighting the good fight
Maccabi defeats Hapoel in Tel Aviv derby
Yellow-and-blue begins busy stretch with league triumph
Israeli motorcycle king
Sela sails into second round • Federer, Murray cruise
Health Ministry slammed over artificial colors in food
Children of new olim feel sicker than those of older immigrants
Rare lung transplant breathes new life into mother of two
2015 dust storm was due to weather, not Syrian war
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
Editorial: Trump's support presents a new challenge for Netanyahu
Our World: Trump, the pistol and the olive branch
Polish President Duda: If not now, when?
Letters to the editor: January 17, 2017
US to help Egypt restore hundreds of pharaonic era coffins
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Former US officials urge Trump to talk with Iranian resistance group
Turkey says New Year's nightclub attacker caught in Istanbul
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
In show of unity Iran bids farewell to former president Rafsanjani
Iran to expand military spending, develop missiles
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for truck attack in Berlin
UK PM rejects Corbyn's call for Israeli embassy investigation
Rome to hold marathon marking Holocaust Memorial Day
Germany's top court rejects ban for 'racist and antisemitic' party
Amazon worker fired after leaving antisemitic note for Jewish customer
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Tech Talk: Inroads toward gender equality
Watch Live: Kerry discusses 'diplomacy in an era of disruption'
Trump preserves his options on Israel and Iran
Ex-CIA chief rejects report Israel was warned of sharing intel with Trump
Trump pick for National Security Council to give up post
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
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Jewish oligarch brings Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Much to see, feel and do in Berlin
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Suspects arrested in France over Kardashian robbery
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
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
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
In a contentious conversation with the ‘Post’ during their recent visit to Israel, Black Lives Matter activists maintain that their cause is intertwined with the Palestinian one.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Salah was convicted for a sermon he had delivered in 2007, in which he was accused of inciting racism and violence.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
78% are afraid to go to shopping malls and other entertainment venues.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The report documents 465 alleged racist incidents from March 2015 to March 2016, which represents almost a doubling over the previous two years.
The five, including four minors, were indicted under aggravated circumstances and causing physical harm in racist-motivated attack of municipal sanitation worker.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
MK Jamal Zahalke says Labor Zionists build kibbutzes on the ruins of Arab towns.
By LAHAV HARKOV
User posts "The Bilingual School - May Their Names be Erased" on navigation app before company deletes post.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,REUTERS
The notice also called for "real current or retired military people," as well as "real Olympian runner/cyclist" and "real taxi driver."
The posters in question appeared to promote an organization knowמ as "American Vanguard," which calls for a "reawakening of White racial consciousness."
“Over the last week, it’s been reported that some journalists and media executives have received threatening correspondence, both at their place of work and to their home.”
Helsinki demonstration draws 15,000 people; "People really feel that there's not enough talk about racism here," says demonstrator.
While Twitter has waged an aggressive campaign to suspend Islamic State users "white nationalists and Nazis operate with relative impunity."
Chance meeting between 90-year-old Jewish man and Muslim-American woman at Boston-area bookstore attracts online attention.
“Black activists have raised the call for an end to violence, not an escalation of it,” Black Lives Matter leaders said in a statement one day after the Dallas killings.
ADL calls for "increased bias training" for law enforcement officials.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Ministry official states that while the issue is certainly controversial for Americans, it is important to discern the nature of the Internet and to act accordingly.
By SAM SOKOL
"As a Jew, my parents taught me that we must stand up against attacks on all communities," social media mogul posts on Facebook.
Frazier Glenn Cross, 74, a former senior member of the Ku Klux Klan, is defending himself against charges with murdering three people outside two Kansas City-area Jewish centers.
The suspects allegedly tried to interest Jewish leaders in a "black-bag operation" that "would kill Israel's enemies while they slept."
Nunberg told Business Insider that he does not recall making the offensive posts, and that he was not employed by the Trump campaign when they were posted.
The social network said that the center will allow anti-Semitism, racism and other forms of abuse to be dealt with more appropriately.
By JERRY LEWIS
Il n’y a qu’en Israël que la restriction sonore de l’appel des muezzins fait polémique
By MICHELE MAZEL
A restaurant owner in Paris faces an investigation after refusing service to two Muslim women and claiming "All Muslims are terrorists."
The number, scale and contexts of public massacres and police-civilian clashes during the Obama presidency underscore his failure to deliver social change.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
"The suspect said he was upset at white people. The suspect stated that he wanted to kill white people, especially white officers."
“We are deeply concerned by suggestions that Muslim Americans should be targeted by law enforcement, simply because of their faith.”
Khairuldeen Mahkzoomi, an Iraqi refugee who escaped Saddam Hussein's regime, was escorted from a Southwest flight and interrogated for saying a traditional Arabic farewell.
"If that person doesn't feel safe, let them take the bus," Maher Khalil reportedly told the flight crew.
Right-wing group, which says that its aim is opposing the spread of Islam, faces off with members of left-wing coalition promoting tolerance in the town of Bendigo in Victoria state.
Father of 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed says he is pulling out other 2 children from school district.
Ecuador has not had an ambassador in Israel since it recalled its ambassador from Israel during 2014’s Operation Protective Edge in Gaza.
By HERB KEINON
Defendants stabbed, burned, tore pictures of Duma victims.
President Rivlin: "Until now, Israel’s greatest challenge has been security. But now the prevention of racism and hatred has become one of the most acute and strategic problems of Israel."
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,GREER FAY CASHMAN,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
“Israeli society is flexible, capable of change and open to amendment.”
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Many US and Israeli cases of over-policing, cover-ups and weak prosecution of police involve elements of police racism, but that is only part of the story.
Throughout Israeli government there was widespread condemnation of the ad.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The prime minister said that he and the ministerial committee had heard “heart wrenching and hair-raising stories” of racism and discrimination against Ethiopian-Israelis.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Liberman also slammed Orsher and praised Army Radio as doing the right thing in suspending him.
“Diversity is important in the labor market to both society and the economy and I call on employers to incorporate excluded populations so as to reduce social gaps,” Netanyahu said.
Sadan, who is known to have close ties with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, is a public relations figure and Knesset lobbyist.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Firestorm ignited after new chairman of Channel 10, was accused of making racist and disparaging comments about Mizrahi Jews.
By JEREMY SHARON
“It derives from the fact that for the police, Arab citizens are often identified as a threat and less as citizens,” Abraham Fund director says.
NGO report: 75 per cent of youth, across all segments of society, said they had experienced discrimination and racism because of their origins or physical appearance.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI,GREER FAY CASHMAN
Lawmakers in coalition and opposition speak out against the practice, even when patients request it.
A poll presented on Channel 2’s “Meet the Press” Saturday night found that only a third (34 percent) of Israelis support separating Jews and Arabs in maternity wards.
MKs slam Bayit Yehudi MK's Smotrich's comments; Shai calls for comptroller investigation of illegal separation of Jewish and Arab mothers.
The Talmud famously asserts that it was the antipathy between Jews that led to the destruction of the Second Temple and eventually the loss of Jewish sovereignty in the Land of Israel.
Israel believes that Mengistu was held by Hamas after illegally crossing the border, but the Islamist movement governing Gaza has provided no information about his whereabouts or condition.
The task force includes a “consultation panel” which will work on developing a database on racism, and formulate suggestions for how to deal with specific complaints of mistreatment.
By BEN HARTMAN
Israeli journalist Tal Schneider posts photo of pamphlet to Facebook, garnering a slew of comments of disbelief and condemnation of racism.
The baby, then 18 months old Kako Yamena, was stabbed three times in the head by an Israeli man from Afula named Michael Zaretzky.
Promotional video by Bemuna about a new housing project in Karmei Gat ridiculed Jews of eastern origin.
Following public outrage over video, housing company removes it from its Facebook page.
Former South African president pays tribute to Rabin in lecture to Berl Katznelson Foundation conference on combating racism at Tel Aviv University.
By STEVE LINDE
Issues of race have popped up more than once in the relationship between Obama and American Jews and Israel.
By MICHAEL WILNER
A sharp rise in complaints due to ethnic origin, race, military reserve duty, and gender has been recorded by the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission (EEOC) in the first half of 2015.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
According to Smotrich, Jews are the ones who are deprived, because “they don’t get free land in the Negev,” a reference to Beduin.
‘Now that it’s happening here...’
By PHILIP GOLD
A commercial for a brand of Chinese laundry detergent has gone viral - for all the wrong reasons.
"On Twitter you are limited to 140 characters but it still has the capacity to be quite revealing," White House spokesman says after Judy Nir Mozes Shalom's social media post.
“It was chaos,” has always been the excuse among the mostly European Jewish immigrants who were responsible for running the hospitals in the 1950s.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Regarding “Settlement bill advances as Amona hangs in the balance” (December 6), we’ve heard this before, haven’t we?
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
It is a source of shame that the capital’s most well-known club, Beitar Jerusalem, is notorious for its demonstrative hatred of Arabs.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
We get worked up when someone says something bad about Ethiopian Israelis, but what have we ourselves done lately to lend them a hand?
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Many Israelis have experienced this racism in one form or another.
By Gerald Steinberg
Is it not time for a social Marshall Plan to heal the American society?
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
It’s time to admit that through Arendt’s writing runs a thread of European white supremacy.
Rather than giving in to prejudice and fear we should spread hope and tolerance.
By DANIEL GOLDMAN
It’s much bigger than that, it’s a deeper structural problem of racism at all levels of society.
Racist tweets and messages really went viral on social media, causing one newspaper to write about “a racism storm raging across the country this week.”
By LIONEL SLIER
The program attempts for the first time to repair the institutionalized discrimination against Arabs by dealing with the budget allocation system as a whole.
By ABED KANAANEH
The accusation of Islamophobia confuses prejudice with legitimate criticism of Islam and concerns about Islamic extremism.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
Using weekly data from 2004 to 2013, there was a direct correlation between anti-Muslim searches and anti-Muslim hate crimes.
By EVAN SOLTAS,SETH DAVIDOWITZ
calling Trump a fascist, a Nazi or “just like Hitler,” as many in the West have been doing, displays a mindset ranging from the historically cretinous to the maliciously perverse.
Fighting these lies should unite Left and Right, with those pushing Israel for territorial concessions opposing these lies even more passionately.
By Gil Stern Stern TROY
Is the hooligan element among the Beitar fans a reflection of a deeper malaise of racism and nationalism in Israeli society or is it just good old fashioned fan violence?
By Ilan Evyatar
A video taken inside a conference showed Richard Spencer, leader of the National Policy Institute, shouting, "Hail Trump, hail our people, hail victory!" as some gave Nazi salutes.
Sessions currently represents Alabama in the upper chamber, and was the first US senator to endorse Trump for president.
Citing Japanese internment camps as "precedent," Carl Higbie says immigrants do not get constitutional protections.
By ZACK PYZER
The ADL defines the alt-right as “an extremely loose movement made up of different strands of people connected to white supremacy.”
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Jonathan A. Greenblatt speaks to the 'Post' during a visit to Jerusalem.
The man appeared to be making a Nazi salute and screamed at the protesters.
Included on the list are a former Ku Klux Klan leader and Nation of Islam head Louis Farrakhan, who on Sunday praised Trump for supposedly turning down money from Jews.
It was not immediately clear if the Twitter account, @WhiteGenocideTM, is a hoax site or a genuine white supremacy advocacy feed, or some combination of both.
'American Freedom Party' group has placed about 200,000 "robocalls" in Iowa and may also target New Hampshire.