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Alan Turing’s Josephus Flavius Postcard on Auction for $40,000

In computer science, 'Josephus' Problem' refers to Josephus Flavius' tale of how he survived a suicide pact at the end of the Siege of Yodfat.

Belarus President: Trump Not Stupid, 80% of his Advisers Are Jews

Lukashenko cautioned that Belarus not place too much hope on cooperation with Trump, stressing he is 'first and foremost the president of the US.'

Sarah Silverman Calling for Military Coup Against Trump

And so, the hysterically funny Sarah Silverman is now forever branded with her link to fascistic goon squads using violence to blow up events to which they object.

Christians in Banned Majority-Muslim Countries Not Fans of Trump Order

'This will lead to new discrimination. It will reflect very negatively on minorities.'

Study: Muslims Are a Demographic Ticking Time Bomb – For the Whole Planet

In the US, Muslims are expected to double from 0.9% of the population in 2010 to 2.1% by 2050, based on recent demographic and migration patterns.

PLO Outraged at UN Secretary-General Over Jerusalem ‘Bias’

The PLO is demanding an "apology to the Palestinian people" from UN Secretary-General Antonio Gutteres.

After Weeks of Official Denial, Israeli Arab Charged with Religious Terror Spree

Reporters were called in for closed meetings and told it would be for everyone's benefit to not stress that an Arab resident of Haifa committed a 'nationalistic' crime.

Egyptian Scholar Predicts Marriage of Mohamed and ‘Virgin Mary’ as Christians Rage On

According to the Egyptian scholar, while Mary will be Mohamed's "senior wife," the rest of his polygamous family will consist of “Asiya, the wife of the pharaoh; and Khadija bint Khuwaylid [the first wife of the Prophet]."

Israeli, UN Officials ‘Remember’ The Holocaust, Tweet 2017 Statistics on Anti-Semitism

The new UN secretary-general notes the Holocaust was the culmination of millenia of hatred, scapegoating and discrimination against Jews -- in short, anti-Semitism. Will he "remember" ?

No-Longer-Diplomatic Dan Shapiro Weighs In On US Refugee Ban

America's former envoy to Israel had plenty to say about the actions of his new president and PM Netanyahu.

With So Many People Looking to Shut Up Rabbi Pruzansky, He Must Be Doing...

Two years and a few months later, some of the good rabbi's blog post's recommendations have been adopted as policy by the Netanyahu government.

Return of the Crusades? European Bishops Demand ‘Action after Fifty Years of Occupation in...

You know what's the only country in the Middle East where the Christian community is thriving and prospering? Naturally – Israel. You're welcome, Bishop Lang.

Netanyahu to Belzer Rebbe: Pray that New President Be Better than Predecessor

The PM noted that he got two-thirds of the Congress to support him, which 'I can't get in our country.'

Jordan, Palestinian Authority Unite to Fight Relocation of US Embassy from Tel Aviv to...

The PA and Jordan are united in their determination to prevent the White House from moving the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Rabbi Marvin Hier’s Prayer at Inauguration of US President Donald J. Trump [video]

Rabbi Marvin Hier is the first Orthodox rabbi to deliver the invocation for a US presidential inauguration.

‘Open Orthodox’ Rabbi Alters Shabbat Prayer for the President to Omit Trump

So we searched the text of this socially conscious, alternative prayer, and discovered it has no mention of three words: "Jews," "Jewish," and "Israel."

Egypt Demands Hamas Hand Over Terror Suspects

Cairo has accused Hamas of aiding Islamic State terrorists against Egyptian police in Sinai, and wants Hamas to turn them in.

ISIS Teams With Hamas, Starts Media Center in Gaza

Islamic State and Hamas are teaming up in Gaza, with ISIS having established a media center in the enclave.

$10 Million Grant Awarded to Museum of Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot

The grant is the largest awarded to Beit Hatfutsot from a U.S. philanthropic foundation in its 40-year history.

Ben Gurion U. Scientists Offer Intriguing Theory on Joshua’s ‘Sun Stand Still’ Miracle

The mention of both the sun and the moon led the three researchers to the conclusion that the text refers to a solar eclipse, during which the moon moves between the sun and the earth, blocking the sunlight.

3,000-Yr-Old Timna Valley Gatehouse Dates Back to Kings David and Solomon [video]

Tel Aviv University archaeology team confirms donkey stables, livestock pens in Timna date back to the time of Kings David and Solomon.

Abbas Meets Pope, Opens PA Vatican Embassy, Rejects US Jerusalem Embassy

The imam of the Jamal Abdel Nasser Mosque in Ramallah warned that moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would 'engulf the region in the flames.'

Palestinian Authority Embassy Opens at the Vatican

Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas inaugurates his new embassy in a ceremony at the Vatican.

Israel Police Recommend Indicting Sheikh Ra’ed Salah on Incitement

Sheikh Ra'ed Salah is once again accused of incitement to violence against Israel, and facing indictment.

Historically Jewish Country Club May Revoke Complimentary Membership for Obama Over UNSC Resolution

The Woodmont Country Club is extremely expensive and has the best golf courses in the Washington DC area.

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