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Peres: Torah Does Not Ban Women Wearing Tallis at Western Wall

President Peres showed off his lack of knowledge of Jewish law and told the NY UJA, “The Torah does not ban women from wearing a tallis.”

Australian Jewish Group Urges Boycott of Israeli Goods

Shurat Hadin reports: The Australian Jewish Democratic Society (AJDS) recently launched a campaign calling on the boycott of goods produced in territories liberated after the...

Ohio Greens Urging Divestment of Israel

Shurat Hadin reports: The Green Party of Ohio recently voted to endorse divestment of the Jewish state. The move came after last month Ohio's state...

Native American Scholars Oppose Navajo Friendship with Israel

Shurat Hadin reports: A group of Native American scholars recently sent a letter to Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly, urging him to shun the Israeli...

Irish Teachers Approve Academic Boycott of Israel

Shurat Hadin reports: The Teachers Union of Ireland recently voted to end all academic links to the Jewish democracy, including joint research and exchange programs....

Israelis Live Longer than Most OECD Countries

The average life expectancy in Israel is 81.7 years, fifth highest among OECD countries, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics. The annual report on...

Anthony Weiner Scores Number Two Position in Mayoralty Poll

Anthony Weiner, New York City, new york city politics, Mayor, elections, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, polls,

European Report Says Greece Can Ban Neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party

A report released by the Council of Europe says that Greece could legally ban the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party, but Greece has rejected the...

New Jersey Bible Quiz Co-Champion

Fifteen-year-old Yishai Eisenberg of Passaic, N.J., and a Beit Shemesh high school student were the first-ever co-champions in the International Bible Quiz held in...

Survey: 44 Percent of Warsaw Teens Wouldn’t Want Jewish Neighbors

More than 44 percent of participants in a survey on Warsaw teenagers' attitudes to Jews said they would rather not have Jewish neighbors. The findings...

Israeli Independence Day Celebrations Muted Down in Boston

Israeli Independence Day celebrations in Boston were muted and security was increased in the wake of bombings that left three dead and dozens injured...

Hacked: Anonymous Falsely Outed Thousands of Arabs as ‘Collaborators’

"Unfortunately, after we published this news, we recently received numerous complaints from our brothers…"

UPDATED: Two Rockets Hit Eilat, and Two land in Jordan

Rockets slam Eilat and Aqaba. Children are in bomb shelters.

New Head of Egypt’s Jews Rejects Israel’s Synagogue Renovation Help

"A mother of two university graduate daughters, Magda Haroun is fluent in Arabic, French, English and moderate Italian."

Gaza Arabs Celebrate Boston Marathon Attack with Dance, Candies

"Boston explosions: 'Please don't be Arabs or Muslims.'"

Roger Waters: ‘I Am Considering my Position’ on Anti-Israel Boycott

That's a lot of thinking for a rock musician, you must give him that.

Hamas Bulldozes UN Heritage Site for Terrorist Training Grounds

After Israel threw out Jews from Gaza and gave greenhouses to the Palestinian Authority to prosper, the PA turned them into terror training camps. Now Hamas does the same at a World Heritage site.

Israel Can Bomb Iran Alone, Claims Chief of Staff Gantz

Israel can bomb Iran’s nuclear facilities by itself and is preparing to do so, if necessary, IDF Chief of Benny Gantz told Voice of...

ADL to Israel Broadcasting Authority: Let them wear Galliano!

ADL's Abe Foxman said he's "outraged" at last week’s decision by the Israel Broadcasting Authority to bar Israel's contestant in the international Eurovision music...

Sixteen Israelis Ran in Bombed-Boston Marathon

Sixteen Israelis ran in Monday’s terror-ridden Boston marathon, but none of them were wounded in the twin bombings. Tzviki Bronstein, 57, flew to Boston to...

Museum Seeks Jews’ Memories of Baseball

Do you remember where you were when Sandy Koufax said he would not play on Yom Kippur. The National Museum of American Jewish History is looking for you.

Chief of Staff Gantz Calls on Haredim to Defend Israel’s Borders

IDF Chief of Benny Gantz said that the military lacks manpower and that he would be happy if Haredim youth serve in the army. He...

European Rabbis to Grant Merkel Top Honor

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will receive a top award from Europe's mainstream Orthodox rabbinic body, the Conference of European Rabbis. It announced Monday that Merkel...

Cleveland Jewish Runner Crossed Finish Line One Hour before Blast

A Cleveland Jewish man’s ability to finish the Boston Marathon in less than four hours helped save him from injuries, or worse, in the...

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