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Olympic Committee Rejects Media Watchdog’s Call to Ban Palestine Olympic Committee Head Rajoub

Rajoub condemned a successful peacebuilding event between Israeli and Arab youth sponsored by the Peres Center for Peace as a "crime against humanity."

US Congressman Johnson Apologizes for Calling Jews ‘Termites,’ Not Other Remarks

The Georgia Democrat who called Israeli Jews "termites" quickly apologized for "poor choice of words," but not for his other remarks.

‘Jerusalem Has Much in Common With Hebron’

Barkat asked for a plaque with the words of David Ben-Gurion, who called Hebron 'Jerusalem's sister city.'

Philanthropist Marcus Katz Dead at 89

Katz established the Marcus Katz Award which for 41 years has been given to outstanding contributors to building harmony between Jewish law and tradition and the modern world.

Breslow Leader Confesses Rape, Plotted Murder of Disciple

Viewing this plotting session of a murder, one is reminded of similar scenes involving mobsters and Hamas terrorists, except the godfather is in a talit and the gangsters wear shtreimlach.

Online Fundraiser for Medical Treatment of Abayudaya Jewish Infant

Mugaga Treva, 4, is the son of Nantabo Esther, a member of Namanyonyi Synagogue, one of the Abayudaya Synagogues in Uganda.

50 Detained in Philly as Protesters Burn Israeli Flags at DNC Convention [video]

More than 50 protesters were detained on Monday following a demonstration outside the Wells Fargo Center by activists from Democracy Spring.

New Study: Alarming Spike in Campus Anti-Semitism in 2016

In 2016, 14 incidents that restricted Jewish students’ civil rights by suppressing their speech, blocking their movement or hindering their assembly were found on 12 campuses.

UN Watch Helps Release Turkish Human Rights Lawyer from Prison

"By arresting a prominent journalist, lawyer and human rights defender, the Turkish government has seriously compromised its claim to be defending democracy and the rule of law."

Knesset Passes Law Assigning Running State Mikvahs to Chief Rabbinate

"Reform Jews in the US don’t have a single mikvah. All of a sudden they need a mikvah over here?"

AFSI Urging Congressman’s Resignation over Calling Jews ‘Termites’

Americans for a Safe Israel calls for the resignation of Congressman Hank Johnson after he calls Israeli settlers "termites."

Exclusive: Lawmaker’s Slur That Jews are ‘Termites’ Reminds Jewish Voter of Hitler’s ‘Vermin’

A Democratic Congressman calls Israeli Jews living in Judea and Samaria "termites;" a Jewish voter remembers Hitler calling Jews "vermin."

IDF Appoints Orthodox Officer to Command Education Corps

It should be noted that Brigadier General Fairaizen wears a knitted yarmulke, which constitutes an extremely meaningful change in the IDF's recent attitude regarding Religious Zionism.

Down Rabbit Hole with Anti-Israel Conspiracy Crowd after Nice, Munich, Tweets

What are the chances that the same journalist, who lives and works in Europe, would be present during two separate terrorist attacks within two weeks? Gutjahr himself appears stunned by this coincidence.

Sen. Bernie Sanders Calls for Resignation of DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Sen. Bernie Sanders says it's an "outrage" and "sad" the Democratic leadership carried out a biased campaign against him.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Kicked Out of Democratic National Convention Leadership Role

DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schulz is dropped from leading the Democratic National Convention after leaked emails show bias against Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Im Tirtzu Youth Remembering Slain Rabbi Miki Mark

Rabbi Mark's daughter, Orit, an active member of Im Tirtzu’s Youth Division, participated in the conference.

Coming to Jerusalem: Louis C.K. and his Jewish Root

Louis C.K. noted that the word “Jew” is “the only word that is the polite thing to call a group of people and the slur for the same group."

Religious Zionist Rabbi Offers Homosexuals Alternative Approaches

The Anachnu NGO received many requests from gay men asking to be set up with lesbian women...

Study: German Extreme Left also Extremely Anti-Semitic

Altogether, 10% of Germans surveyed agreed Jews had “too much influence” in Germany.

David Duke: Jews Plagiarized Michelle Obama’s Speech, Shamed Melania Trump

Two sources actually confirmed it was a Jew who arranged the embarrassing ditty — Jared Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law, who commissioned a draft of Ms. Trump’s speech.

FBI Arrests ISIS Supporter Who Wanted to Attack JCC

The FBI has charged that Khan wanted to inspire an Islamist insurgency in the US to carry out attacks similar to the ones in Paris and Brussels.

Jerusalem Mayor to Avoid Thursday’s Pride Parade While Securing Its Path

No one is allowed to stand where the parade is going, the sidewalks will be kept deserted by heavy police guard.

Mass Turnout at Funeral of IDF Lone Soldier Shlomo Rindenow, z’l

Hundreds accompanied US-born IDF lone soldier Shlomo Rindenow, z'l on his final journey to rest in Netzer Hazani.

President Rivlin Meets Shira Banki’s Family ahead of Jerusalem Parade

Shira's father said that "such a clear, strong, firm, and public official statement calling for moderation, tolerance, and acceptance of others is something that the State of Israel needs today maybe more than anything."

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