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Pew: Americans Warm Toward Religious Groups, Especially Jews

The survey found that Americans express warm feelings toward Jews, with half of US adults rating Jews at 67 degrees or higher on the 0-to-100 scale.

Hebron Spokesman Teaches Alternative Peace Plans via NY Times

The Messiah can't be too far away, if Yishai Fleisher was invited by the Gray Lady to explain how Israel can remain Jewish and democratic without the two-state solution.

Colette Avital to Marine Le Pen: a Yarmulke Is Nothing Like a Hijab

'France defines itself as secular,' Avital explained. 'It is agreed between all parties that they do not want any confusion between state and religion.'

Israel to Place Permanent ‘Arch of Titus’ Exhibit at UNESCO in Paris

Israel's envoy to UNESCO says the exhibit is a reminder that Jews were expelled by force from the Temple Mount.

Christians, Rabbi, Druze, No Muslims at Interfaith Meeting in Restored Church with President Rivlin

'The last time I was here, we stood together and looked at the burnt walls and the terrible graffiti. Today, I visit here again, and see the renewal of this historic, special, and holy place.'

Sweden’s ‘First Feminist Government in the World’ Dons Hijab, Bows before Tehran Mullahs [video]

Iranian activist Alinejad has no illusions about the state of European feminism, writing that 'European female politicians are hypocrites.'

NFL Player Michael Bennett Leads Boycott Against Trip to Israel

Three of the NFL players who were members of a sports delegation to Israel have backed out at the last minute, joining a boycott instead.

Despite Dual Citizenship Comment, Le Pen Still Pro-Israel

'The Jews of France are Frenchmen, they're at home here, and they must stay here and not emigrate. The country is obligated to provide solutions to the development of radical Islam.'

London Synagogue to Shelter Syrian Family

'People see it as a great opportunity to make a difference.'

Hebrew University Archaeologists Find 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

'This is one of the most exciting archaeological discoveries, and the most important in the last 60 years, in the caves of Qumran.'

New Survey Shows Growing European Resistance to Muslim Immigration

In no country did the number of respondents that disagreed with stopping all Muslim immigration surpass 32%.

20 Reform Clergy Arrested in NY Anti-Trump Ban Rally

“Tradition teaches us to be kind to the plight of refugees,” Gartner told the Daily News, although she did not specify which tradition she was referencing.

NFL Stars Coming to Israel Next Week, Will Be Baptized in Jordan River

The visiting players will hold an exhibition match in Jerusalem with the Israeli Football team on Saturday evening, February 18.

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.

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