04.30.2017 | 4 Iyar, 5777
Arab Media: IDF attacked Syrian Army base
Israeli 'sex mania' a global threat, says PA TV
Protests across the West Bank: Palestinians report dozens inured
For Abbas, meeting with Netanyahu is the easy part
Bennett aims high after primary win
Hadar quits Hapoel Tel Aviv after less than four months
Beersheba secures back-to-back titles
Despite protests, Israeli ambassador speaks at London university
Edelstein prevents Knesset conference on ‘occupation’
US approves possible $440 million arms sale to Israel
Police block Peace Now from Baladim outpost
An oasis of creativity
Comedy in the age of Trump
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
How do you say slam dunk in Hebrew?
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Teaching med students with movies, objects and rare books
New Worlds: Veggies also have cholesterol
Israeli urban tech-integrator brings smart city management to East Africa
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
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
JPost Editorial: The cost of freedom
Leaving the region better than we found it
April 30, 2017: Opinion on opinions
The hilltop youth – the inevitable result of 50 years of ‘occupation’
Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism
Erdogan says Syria's Raqqa will 'turn into a graveyard' for Islamic State
Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
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
Trump says he thought being president would be easier
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
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: Remembering a world that was
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
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
Heightened security remains in effect throughout capital, with emphasis on the Western Wall for remainder of Succot and Birkat Kohanim ceremony.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Survey of pupils shows 30% smoke nargilas.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
School bags should have wide, cushioned straps that can be adjusted with buckles.
Hadassah neurosurgeons perform successful, four-hour operation on 14-year-old boy.
Welfare Minister: we have to protect our children from possible dangers
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
“It is important that children learn that Israel is not only about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict or politics," says CEO of Snunit.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Organizers of the event described it as “sound meditation meets theater-meets dance party-meets live concert-meets speaker series, all in one insanely immersive experience.”
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Youth movement opens center in Gondar, Ethiopia, to cater to last-standing of historic Jewish community.
By CORAL BRAUN
A profile of Ateret Violet Shmuel, 30, who made aliya from Boston to Jerusalem in September 2012.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
NIF trips "cut," a result of the break between the organizations.
By SAM SOKOL
Dès la sortie du lycée, des milliers de jeunes juifs français décident de quitter le pays pour effectuer leurs études en Israël et, ensuite, leur aliya.
By HELOISE FAYET
Participation gratuite au club de remise en forme Bar MasterZ : telle est l’idée des frères Shlomo pour remplacer l’alcool et la violence au sein de la jeunesse sur les nerfs de Jérusalem
By ET GAR LEFKOVITS
Le tour du monde de cinq garçons pour une coexistence des religions passe par une étape incontournable : Jérusalem
Une initiative locale a permis à 120 enfants de réfugiés sud-soudanais déportés d’Israël, d’intégrer un pensionnat ougandais. Mais le mal du « pays » ne les quitte pas
By BERNARD DICHEK
We hope to channel the energies of one of Israel’s best and brightest, and we feel the excitement and honor of knowing that some of her belongings will now become a part of the Sobar.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY
In a promotional video released online this past week, “Ziona," a young woman, speeds on her bike across the capital – clearly trying to send a message of a young and dynamic city.
By PEGGY CIDOR
"To have other kids their age come and spend time with them means a lot to these children."
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Kaima Farm catches teens before they fall out of the educational framework.
By SHARON AHARONI
That was the beginning of my relationship with an extremely talented boy who was drowning in his addiction.
A groundbreaking approach to looking at human understanding gives those with autism a new lease on life.
By CARL HOFFMAN
... is worth a pound of cure.
Sulam L’Atid is equipping Jerusalem’s socioeconomically challenged youth for a more solid future.
The project is still growing, and the support it receives is the backbone for further success moving forward.
By MAYA PELLEG
Parents need to find a way to take the shame out of suicide, should the topic come up.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY,JUDITH POSNER
“We want our youth to be integrated in normative activities – community activities, culture and leisure time, aimed to give them more education and more involvement in their community."
Rosenheim, who until recently was vice president of the religious Bnei Akiva youth movement, is known to be a man very close to Education Minister and Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett.
“If we buy a pack, all our friends will bum cigarettes from us. Why should we spend our money on them?” says a 15-year-old smoker.
The Bnot Batya movement is exceptionally large, numbering 17,410 girls this year. The reason for this is the inclusive nature of haredi education: The movement serves a complementary educational function within the Bais Yaakov network of schools.
By LIOR REGEV
“It’s a big event for us, but we’re also here to have fun,” says participant.
By SHANA MEDEL
We cannot force our kids to take a different path, but we can do two important things.
“This partnership will positively impact the students, their families and communities in Israel, forever changing the trajectory of their lives.”
HaNoar HaOved VeHaLomed, Dror Israel and the Combat Genocide Association collected about 3,000 boxes of winter clothing and supplies as part of Operation Human Warmth.
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
Ma'agalim empowers at-risk students to serve in the IDF and stay in Israel,
says CEO Assaf Weiss.
By STEVE LINDE
The IBA wants to make sure youth teams don’t bring in foreign recruits in order to strengthen their rosters.
By ALLON SINAI
While 65 percent more pupils joined youth movements during the last decade, many of those cannot afford the experiences those movements sponsor.
Four young adults realize their vision of turning their house into a home for all.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Program works to promote a tolerant society through knowing the “other.”
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
"Keep Olim in Israel" group links immigrants with Israelis for Seder.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
A Purim story that could have ended in tragedy.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Jerusalem Unity Prize, now in its second year, was launched by Barkat together with GESHER.
The competition, which calls on students to suggest a cultural hero, is spearheaded by the prestigious international Dan David Prize, in conjunction with the Tel Aviv Youth University.
The Justice Ministry said that crimes were "ideological" in nature and added that the jail sentences were necessary in order to deter future incidences.
SHALVA has witnessed extraordinary growth in the last 25 years, and this year provided comprehensive disability services to more than 500 babies, children and young adults with special needs.
The social initiative offers an alternative to the rampant culture of consumerism characterized by US post-Thanksgiving super sales.
Program for talented youth has turned out over 40,000 grads, a figure it thought would take 2 decades.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Free time during summer vacation leads to dangers online.
Teens seeking summer jobs can keep bosses honest with Economy Ministry smartphone app.
The death marks the fifth infant to die in South Tel Aviv during the past two months.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi,BEN HARTMAN
Organization works to integrate people into the workforce, runs youth programs, trains educators, and operates Community Knowledge Centers.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Two children already hospitalized for reckless holiday-related accidents.
“Good deeds day is a day that does good for the heart," says Shari Arison.
Ministry aims to build around 700 new classrooms within two years.
Proving equality for all, despite proposed Nation State legislation, proves challenging.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,GREER FAY CASHMAN
The officer, who is 40, told the youth that he was only 37-years-old, and asked that he be referred to as “the officer.”
By BEN HARTMAN
Caution! A dangerous cigartte
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Hi-tech and Israeli youth
What is a ‘social business’? And can social concerns and profit really mix?
Is there a problem?
By MIKE GROPPER
Not your typical student body, the Eastern Mediterranean International School in Israel hosts young people from all over the world.
By PAUL SÁNCHEZ KEIGHLEY
Kav L’Noar for at-risk youth teams up with the Givati Brigade and a New Jersey marathon runner.
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
Egyptian Sheikh Dr. Omer Salem speaks to burgeoning young diplomats on Jewish-Muslim conciliation.
By REBECCA ABRAHAMSON
Students from two Jewish and two Arab towns are meeting and discussing heavy topics – learning the important diplomatic skills of debate, reconciliation and, maybe, even friendship.
By LAURA KELLY
Behavior becomes potentially problematic when virtual online friends start to be the focus of more communication and become more important than real-life family and friends.
For the first time in Israel’s history, drug use is on the rise as much as 10.5% among teens.
The Institute of Youth Leaders from Overseas celebrates 70 years.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
Momentum, a nonprofit started in 2010 , helps soldiers transition out of the army into civilian life.
By PAMELA PELED
A roundup of some great shows and exhibits happening this week.
By BARRY DAVIS
38% think they’re better off after Arab Spring, down from 72% in 2012; 47% confident in their government’s ability to deal with ISIS.
Two millennials recount living the childhood dream (or nightmare?) of getting locked in post-nightfall.
By BERNARD ELLOUK,MEIRA NAGEL
Take a moment to to look at each picture carefully. Perhaps we all need to reevaluate our own lives.
Courtesy of www.ebaumsworld.com
By OLIVIA FINE
Tip for the week: Aim high…the sky is the limit.
By MARALLYN BEN MOSHE
Tip for the week: Good week for putting more balance into your life.
Tip for the week: Be patient and believe in yourself.
TIP FOR THE WEEK: Don’t act in haste. You’re your time you won’t be sorry.
Tip for the week: Good week for reviewing mistakes, acknowledging what you overlooked and moving forward stronger than before.
A different night out Jerusalem mother Tracey Shipley provides young adults with the opportunity to hang out in a safe, substance-free environment.
By NAAMA BARAK
Bring your child to the Skate Park during the summer or on a Wednesday afternoon during the school year from 5 to 6:30 for a skating workshop.
By JOANNA SHEBSON
"I'm writing this today, because "good-bye" I had no chance to say," Lihi writes to her father, Amotz Greenberg, who fell in battle.
By LIHI GREENBERG
"Why didn't you say 'goodbye' when you left?" Hayut writes to her father, Kasahun Baynesian, who fell in battle.
By HAYUT BAYNESIAN,
"You went, but you are still with us, in the little things and in the great ones," Hallel writes to her father, Rami Kachlon, who fell after succumbing to wounds obtained in battle.
By HALLEL KACHLON
"I thought you were unbeatable, but in the end a small piece of steel ended your life," Tal writes to his father, Ze'ev Etzion, who fell in battle.
By NETTA ETZION,TAL ETZION
ARE THE youth going abroad representative of Israel?
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
The Jerusalem Foundation works with vulnerable populations in the city, from at-risk teens to Holocaust survivors.
By HANNAH KATSMAN
The make-up of the Under 30 Summit means a limitless professional ceiling for these young superstars, as well as a professional timeline of at least a half-century.
By RANDALL LANE
"Like many other millennials, my first memories of Israel are during the second intifada."
By JONATHAN MÜHLRAD
Debate is the vehicle through which the world changes; if people don’t rationally defend their arguments, then the world would be governed by and ingenuity and creativity would be stifled.
By JOEL COHEN