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WZO approves appointment of former B’Tselem director

Zaki previously served as a consultant to Human Rights Watch and as chairman of Tze’irei Meretz, the youth arm of the left-wing Meretz party.

Amy Holtz
Jerusalem Post 50 Most Influential Jews: Number 49 - Amy Holtz

“The Jewish people really are a mosaic, and there are so many different pieces that are separated.”

Jerusalem Post 50 Most Influential Jews: Number 37 - Adi Altschuler

Altschuler has won a range of prizes for her social innovation.

Jerry Silverman
Jerusalem Post 50 Most Influential Jews: Number 35 - Jerry Silverman

Silverman believes the Jewish federations have a timeless mission to care for people in need.

Shimon Peres
Jerusalem Post 50 Most Influential Jews: Number 30 - Shimon Peres

Peres amazed people with both his mental and physical stamina, his ability to continue dreaming for Israel and the good fortune of seeing many of those dreams come true.

Ronald Lauder
Lauder: Israel was built to be a democracy in a sea of intolerance

World Jewish Congress president says anti-Semitism in Europe demands action

JPost Annual Conference
Watch Live: Top Israeli and Jewish figures speak at Jerusalem Post Annual Conference

Key speakers at conference include Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan, former Obama administration official Dennis Ross and 'Son of Hamas' author Mosab Hassan Yousef.

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Frontlines Podcast: Israel's fateful decision on natural gas‏

This week, we take a look at the challenges facing Israel’s natural gas development.

Frontlines Podcast: Two JPost reporters visit Iraq

Magazine Editor Laura Kelly and Opinion Editor Seth Frantzman were in Iraq last week, and join us to discuss what they saw and learned.

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