The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → Islamists
Osama Bin Laden’s senior adviser Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, was convicted on Wednesday of conspiring to kill Americans and providing support to terrorists. He is the most senior adviser to Laden to be tried in a civilian United States court since 9/11. Abu Ghaith, age 48 and a native of Kuwait, praised the 2001 aerial attacks […]
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Boycott
The student government at Chicago’s Loyola University passed an Israel divestment resolution for a second time, while a similar resolution was defeated at the University of Michigan. On Tuesday, the Loyola United Student Government Association in a revote from a week ago passed the measure by a vote of 12-10 with nine abstentions. The resolution, […]
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Another New York City man has pleaded guilty to being part of a group of men who used violent means in exchange for pay to force Jewish husbands to give their wives religious divorces. Simcha Bulmash, 30, of Brooklyn pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Trenton, N.J., to participating in the extortion ring, […]
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
The technology is unique in that it can penetrate deeper than any other non-invasive method currently in use, which allows it to reach areas that were heretofore inaccessible.
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
“There are no plans to release Jonathan Pollard at the moment,” State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki announced at a briefing. “Jonathan Pollard was convicted of espionage against the United States - a very serious crime.
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → Global
Chabad-Lubavitch officials say “there’s no way in the world, come Passover we will not make a seder for the thousands of Jews who are relying on us” this year in Katmandu, Nepal.
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → Middle East → Jordan
Kerry is on a mission to convince Abbas to reverse his position that he has no intention of continuing negotiations with Israel over the U.S. sponsored “framework agreement.”
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
The United States has pulled its ace in the hole, offering a swap to free imprisoned Israeli agent Jonathan Pollard in exchange for 26 Palestinian Authority terrorist prisoners in Israeli jails.
Posted on: March 26th, 2014News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
The entire world quotes Abbas’ blaming Israel for wiggling out of freeing terrorists. The facts show it is Abbas who is wiggling.
Posted on: March 25th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Netanyahu does as Obama says, Israel looks stupid and makes Erdogan the Chump look like a champ.
Posted on: March 25th, 2014News & Views → Business and Economy
A federal jury Monday found five former employees of Bernard Madoff guilty of knowingly being involved in the biggest Ponzi scheme in history and rejected their claims that they were just following orders. The defendants’ testified that Madoff was the only one who knew of the swindle, but assistant U.S. attorney John T. Zach had […]
Posted on: March 25th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Sheldon Adelson will host a dinner featuring former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on the eve of a conference of the Republican Jewish Coalition. Adelson, the casino magnate seen as a kingmaker in the Republican Party because of his willingness to spend tens of millions of dollars in an election, will host the dinner Thursday night […]
Posted on: March 25th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Saudi Arabia denied visa to a Jerusalem Post reporter who isn't Israeli and never lived in Israel.
Posted on: March 24th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Boycott
Former President Jimmy Carter said Monday he does not support the leftist-Arab “boycott, divest, sanction” campaign against Israel but added that products made in Judea and Samaria should not carry a “Made in Israel label.” He told the Associated Press in an interview that he and other “elders,” a group of retired senior leaders, “decided […]
Posted on: March 24th, 2014News & Views → Israel
An Israeli company was chosen to be part of a nine-member team of technology vendors in a digital security system project for the Statue of Liberty National Monument in New York Harbor.
Posted on: March 24th, 2014News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
The thundering silence from the White House after Abbas’ exit was the calm before the coming storm.
Posted on: March 24th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Peretz Sontag, a widely respected Orthodox Jew from Monsey who has been missing for 10 days, was found dead in his car that crashed over a ravine. Police are not treating the death as a suicide. After he was reported missing, police said that Sontag had been depressed and indicated he might harm himself. His […]
Posted on: March 23rd, 2014News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
The U.S. government may be prepared to take extreme steps to delay the collapse of Kerry's doomed-from-the-start peace talks.
Posted on: March 23rd, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
Israeli media quoted American Jewish groups attacking Ya'alon; at least half the quotes were re-cycled
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