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Is the US Meddling in Israeli Elections?
 
Dermer ‘Breaches Protocol’ and Backs the Patriots

February 2, 2015 - 12:53 AM
 
Saudis Hold Body of U.S. Elbit Subcontractor After Mysterious Death in Tabuk

February 1, 2015 - 9:49 PM
 
Lessons Learned from the 2014 Gaza War with Hamas

February 1, 2015 - 7:44 PM
 
Jewish Money in the Civil War to be Shown in Jerusalem

February 1, 2015 - 6:53 PM
 
Likud Charges Opponents with Illicit Funding Through US-backed V15

February 1, 2015 - 3:53 PM
 
Egged Bus Attacked Traveling to Western Wall in Jerusalem

February 1, 2015 - 2:08 PM
 
Efrat Nursery, Kindergarten Teachers Learning Self-Defense

February 1, 2015 - 1:36 PM
 
MK Uri Orbach Still Very Unwell

February 1, 2015 - 1:21 PM
 
Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman Finally Declares His Allegiances [video]

February 1, 2015 - 1:02 PM
 
Cleared for Publication: Another Israeli-Arab ISIS Recruit from Nazareth

February 1, 2015 - 12:57 PM
 
Anti-Semitic Rally Opposing ‘Jewification’ of Britain

February 1, 2015 - 11:36 AM
 
Abeles and Heymann Sponsors Nachum Segal Kosher Halftime Show

February 1, 2015 - 11:03 AM
 
Palestinian Authority Criticizes Hamas for Importing Israeli Products

February 1, 2015 - 10:23 AM
 
Carl Djerassi (91), Chemist

February 1, 2015 - 10:02 AM
 
US Condemns ISIS ‘Vicious’ Beheading of Kenjo Goto

February 1, 2015 - 10:02 AM
 
CIA, Mossad Collaborated on Killing Hezbollah No. 2 Leader in Damascus

February 1, 2015 - 12:03 AM
 
ISIS Beheads Kenji Goto

January 31, 2015 - 11:08 PM
 
Netanyahu Says ‘Procedural Problems’ Easier to Fix Than Nuclear Threat

January 31, 2015 - 10:55 PM
 
IDF Kills 1 Terrorist, Wounds Another in Samaria

January 31, 2015 - 9:49 PM
 
Egypt Designates Hamas a Terrorist Organization

January 31, 2015 - 8:07 PM
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Posted on: April 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelIDF

A new home for Lone Soldiers in Israel was opened in Ramat Gan with a special ceremony marking the conclusion of the $5 million project launched by Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, headed by Elias and Lila Kalimian and family of Great Neck, N.Y. Thousands of young men and women from around the world […]

teen arrested on subway
 

Posted on: April 22nd, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

When he received no reply, the young man said "You think you're better than me? We are cousins."

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Brooklyn College BDS forum, Feb. 7, 2013
 

Posted on: April 19th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The standard for judging whether constitutional rights can be abrogated is not, as the Investigators claimed in their Report, based on sincerity, but on whether or not, at the very least, there is a reasonable belief that the Four were about to disrupt the BC BDS event. The Investigators stated clearly that there was no such reasonable belief at the time the Four were ejected from the event. Therefore, based on the evidence provided in the CUNY Report, it would appear that the constitutional rights of the four Jewish pro-Israel students were violated.

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Posted on: April 18th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

A Brooklyn woman pleaded guilty to charges that she stole $1 million from a Jewish cemetery on Staten Island. Ilana Friedman, 51, admitted to grand larceny in Staten Island Supreme Court on Tuesday. Friedman, former director of the United Hebrew Cemetery, stole the money over a six-year period. Friedman and her husband, Arthur, the cemetery’s […]

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Peter Vallone, Jr. (left) and Jerry Greenwald, managing editor of The Jewish Press, at the JP office.
 

Posted on: April 17th, 2013

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Peter Vallone Jr., the frontrunner in the Queens Borough President’s race this fall, met last week with the editorial board of The Jewish Press at the newspaper’s Boro Park office. Vallone, a city councilman representing Astoria, Queens, touted his strong backgrounds in both public safety and running a small business, as well as his being a longtime supporter of Israel and of more funding and benefits for private schools.

fairway-market
 

Posted on: April 17th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

I think this means they're doing fabulously well.

The Priestly blessing at the Western Wall, but no women priests - yet.
 

Posted on: April 17th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

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.”

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Rabbi Michael Broyde
 

Posted on: April 17th, 2013

News & ViewsUSNY

Rabbi Michael Broyde, a leading Modern Orthodox rabbi and dayan, admitted to using a fake persona to join a rival rabbinic organization and herald his own work in scholarly journals.

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Posted on: April 17th, 2013

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

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draft Torah draft center
 

Posted on: April 15th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishHaredim

This really is Independence Day! Satmar sets up an emergency panel to hustle IDF Draft Refugees’ out of Israel lest they be contaminated by serving the country. Let them be America’s problem.

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Rubin Ublies being arrested.
 

Posted on: April 15th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

“I don’t hate nobody, I don’t even remember. . . . It don’t make no sense.”

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Congressman Jerrold Nadle
 

Posted on: April 14th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

“This commonsense bill would remove unnecessary hurdles for elderly immigrants."

 

Posted on: April 14th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelAliyah

The UJA Federation of New York’s William Rosenwald Mission landed in Israel Sunday with 200 leaders who will be celebrating the country’s 65th anniversary as a modern state on Tuesday. The delegation will examine how the New York community can help improve Israel’s quality of life, especially for children in distress, Holocaust survivors and new […]

At Friday's press conference, from left: Beth Tidd, associate education project director with the Anti-Defamation League, City School District of Albany Superintendent Marguerite Vanden Wyngaard, Alexandra Streznewski, president of the board of education for the City School District of Albany, and Shelly Shapiro, director of Holocaust Survivors and Friend Education Center and director of community relations at The Golub Center.
 

Posted on: April 14th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

One of the three classes given the assignment refused to do it.

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Great Neck Synagogue cancelled Pamela Geller's talk, but Chabad of Great neck and Cong. Beth-El of Edison, NJ will host her
 

Posted on: April 12th, 2013

News & Views

So, in the end, the intimidation against her led to an amplification of Geller's message, not a diminution.

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Pamela Geller's Speech at the Great Neck Synagogue was cancelled due to an intense campaign of pressure directed at the shul and member families.
 

Posted on: April 11th, 2013

News & Views

Geller was dismayed that her talk was shut down, but she understood that once her opponents, the Muslims and the liberal Jews alike, were willing to put the safety of Jewish Sunday School children at risk, or simply to allow their Jewish parents to believe there was a risk to their children, her talk would be cancelled.

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Posted on: April 10th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Neither robbery, drugs, assault nor weapons can keep a man in jail and stop his appointed rounds of setting fire to mezuzahs containing verses from the Torah. New York police are on  the prowl for Rubin Ublies, suspected of torching 11 mezuzahs in a Williamsburg apartment building on Monday, Holocaust Remembrance Day. He also is […]

NYPD released surveillance footage of the suspect.
 

Posted on: April 10th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The message is “that we are unwanted here, and I don’t know why.”

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Roger Waters, anti-Israel advocate, wants Israelis to shut up and be shut down everywhere, but he wants to be able to say that any where.
 

Posted on: April 10th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

Roger Waters, formerly of rock band Pink Floyd fame, has learned how absurd it is to demand that speech be shut down, and has come to see the virtue of open-mindedness and tolerance. At least when it comes to his own speech and tolerance for his own brand of intolerance.

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Pinny Ringel is candidate Bill de Blasio's Jewish right hand.
 

Posted on: April 9th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

Approximately 25 percent of the New York City electorate is Jewish, and a growing number are Orthodox.

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