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Knesset Bill to Cut Number of Chief Rabbis by 50%

It's a step in the right direction. Now let's take the next, obvious step and eliminate it altogether.

Can Paul Ryan Allay Congress’s Partisan Divide On Israel?

“Paul Ryan could potentially create a blank slate where he can have strong bipartisan support for Israel, which is the place we need to be.”

PLO Secretary General Condemns Balfour Declaration, Blames UK

The problem with Erekat's narrative is that there was no Palestinian Nation back in 1917.

Russian Jews Condemn Anti-Semitic Statement by Parliament’s Deputy Speaker

He talked about the people who 'jumped out from the Pale of Settlement to the revolver in 1917, and today are working in very respectable places – on the radio, in the legislatures.

Knesset Gives Preliminary Approval to Religious Sanctions on Recalcitrant Husbands in Prison

'The bill is intended to authorize the rabbinical courts to levy these limits on get refusers sitting in prison, in order to persuade them to release their wives from the chains of their Aguna status.'

Morocco Bans Burqas, Probably for Security Reasons

Representatives of the Moroccan Interior Ministry visited markets to hand-deliver the written notices to vendors and tailors.

Analysis: Fearful of Kahane’s Mystique, High Court Bars Grandson from Firstborn’s Bris

The Supreme Court will likely keep poor Meir Ettinger in administrative detention until his son is old enough to be arrested on fabricated charges.

Human Rights Group Condemns PA for ‘Unprecedented Exacerbation’ of Gaza Basic Services, Urges Israel...

In other words, since Mahmoud Abbas is freezing payments to Egypt and Israel for fuel and electric supply, Israel should make up the difference out of its own pocket.

Virginia to Debate Landmark Anti-Semitism Bill

For Virginia, HB 2261 follows a number of anti-Semitic incidents on public university campuses across Virginia in 2016.

Court Orders Temple Mount Waqf to Pay Rightwing Attorney $15,000

The Waqf followed Itamar Ben Gvir around the Temple Mount compound, the Arabs cried Allahu Akbar, Ben Gvir then cried Am Israel Chai and was arrested.

Huckabee: Hillary Clinton Would Be a Disaster for Israel

In his address to the Herzliya conference, Gov. Huckabee said that “every friend of Israel is a friend of the United States and every enemy of Israel is an Enemy of the United States.”

Angry Brother: Maaleh Adumim Guards Did Not Receive Weapons

"People will boycott them, they will not let the Palestinian workers come back here. We gave them respect, but this is the limit. Something like that is inconceivable."

Call Guinness: 9 Palestinians Serving ‘Longest Sentences on Earth’

Israeli judges have taken to imposing multiple lifetime sentences to make sure those killers remain in prison.

US Pres. Trump Pledges to Back Egypt’s Pres. El-Sisi

"We'll fight terrorism and 'other things.' We're gonna be friends for a long, long period of time."

Netanyahu Thanks Uruguayan Foreign Minister for Nov. 29 Vote

The Prime Minister said that bilateral cooperation between the two countries should be expanded, among other things in the fields of agriculture and technology.

Consumer Confidence in Israel at -15%, on Upward Trend Since October 2015

Israel's consumer confidence is among the lowest in OECD countries, but in most of these countries, other than in Sweden, Denmark and Finland, consumer confidence has been negative.

How Did Cop Ramming Bedouin Squatter Get Beautiful New Jeep?

The average poor Bedouin squatter ends up taking home $72,716.4 annually tax-free -- he can certainly afford a fancy, late-model Toyota jeep.

Open Hillel at Vassar Because ‘Israel Haters Are People Too’

Vassar's Jewish Union couldn't bear to bar Israel-haters from its "open and welcoming space!"

Rivlin Recommends Building Sideways in Order to Move Forward Towards Peace

Israeli President Rivlin suggests a few baby steps everyone should support in order to reach the peace path.

‘Writers’ Freedom’ NGO Mistakes Max Blumenthal For Credible War Correspondent

Absent for most of the war and fluent in neither Arabic or Hebrew, Max Blumenthal hoodwinked PEN Canada into headlining him as war correspondent.

2019 Israeli Budget Increases Spending on Unprecedented Scale – While Lowering Taxes

The budget for next year will stand at 479.6 billion shekels ($140 billion), an increase of 4.3% compared to the 2018 budget, and an increase of 24.9% compared to the 2015 budget.

Netanyahu Promises Kachlon Senior Position

Naftali Bennett also offered to create a technical merger with the Likud for after the elections.
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Temple Mount Sifting Project to Netanyahu: Show Us the Money

The Jewish Press online received the following email statement from the Temple Mount Sifting Project (visit their crowdfunding campaign): "Representatives from the Prime Minister’s office...

Lord Parry Mitchell Resigns ‘As A Jew and Zionist’ from Corbyn-led Labour Party

UK's Lord Parry Mitchell resigns his membership in Labour over re-election of Jeremy Corbyn as leader.

No Humanitarian Supplies Found On Board ‘Estelle,’ Entire Effort Was a Provocation

Navy vessels took over the boat in the morning hours Saturday, while it was just 15 nautical miles from the Gaza coast. Ship activists, including Swedish civilians, past and present European members of parliament, and leftist activists Dror Feiler and Jonathan Shapiro, said that the ship was surrounded by Israeli forces in the morning, and, after a few hours, masked soldiers came were on board.

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