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State Dept. Condemns Jerusalem Housing Construction Amid Hints of Obama ‘November Surprise’

The Netanyahu cabinet has been extra careful not to provoke the ire of the retiring emperor on the eve of that portion of his term when he no longer needs to worry about the Jewish vote.

Jewish ‘Pluralists’ Rage as Rabbi Riskin Gives Only One Finger, Not Entire Hand

Rabbi Riskin tried to put a leash on this cat and take it on a walkie when he told Ha'aretz he would accept Reform conversions should the Reform agree to the requirements of "immersion in the mikveh, circumcision, and basic knowledge and practice of Judaism."

List of Pledges to Israel from GOP Candidate Donald J. Trump

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump has taken off the gloves, and mask, and pledged full support to Israel.

Two Former Senior State Dept. Officials to Incoming President: Lay Off the Peace Vision...

The two-state solution does not stand a chance unless the leaders of both sides "are willing and able to make decisions" — and it’s highly unlikely that whomever is chosen to succeed Abbas would be able to make them.

Report: Kerry’s Push for Iran Bank Transactions Defies Obama Administration Guidelines

Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fl) said Kerry was "acting as Iran's de facto trade representative."

Now They are Going After Jewish Summer Camps

Jewish campers emulating IDF exercises were compared to Hamas training camps.

For Americans in Israel Who Didn’t Receive an Absentee Ballot…

Are you among those who haven't received your absentee ballot for the US presidential elections?

Home Stretch: Adelson Betting $25 Million on Trump

Adelson might come up with even more money to seal the deal later in the week.

Trial Starts for Sheriff Who Threatened to Shoot Prosecutor Between his ‘Jewish Eyes’

Sheriff Louis Ackal faces a prison sentence if he is convicted of the charges of conspiracy and depriving prisoners of their constitutional rights.

Which Is Worse for Jews: Halloween or Christmas?

It is impossible to paint lipstick on either of these pigs, but in the competition between Halloween and Christmas over which of the two holidays is more dangerous Halloween wins out, hands down.

Left, Right, Agree: Intermarriage Marks Demise of US Jewish Community

Using the great, eye opening Pew study of 2013, Cohen points out that the signs of Jewish life in intermarried Jewish families are fast diminishing.

American, Israeli Archaeologists Attack Authenticity of ‘Jerusalem Papyrus’

"The money that modern forgers and dealers can make on modern forgeries is astronomical, consistently in the five and six figure range. The motivation is strong."

Biden Not Interested in Becoming Clinton’s Secretary of State

"I have no intention of staying involved. I have a lot of things to do, but I'll help her if I can in any way I can," Biden said.

FBI Reopens Probe Into Thousands of Clinton Emails on Abedin & Weiner Laptop

The FBI threw a curve ball to the Clinton camp on Friday, announcing it would reopen the email probe.

Police Arrest Brothers Who Harassed Jewish Family in Connecticut Airport

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) on Friday strongly condemned the "verbal assault of a visibly identifiable Jewish traveler at Bradley Airport in Windsor Locks, CT."

Pro-Israel Students Penned-in “like Warsaw Ghetto” on UK Campus

Anti-Israel protesters malevolently penned-in those waiting to hear Hen Mazzig.

‘Holy Trash’ Exhibition Turns Lost Synagogue Books into Stone [video]

My Genizah is a hard-edge, personal commentary on the making of the Jewish archive from the documents of the Genizah.

Clinton Mulling Biden for Secretary of State

Like the bulk of the Democratic party, Biden supports a two-state solution.

Election 2016 The Jewish Perspective

Questions will be taken from the audience as well as those put together by the sponsors of the forum.

GOP Pressures Obama to Cut US Ties to UNESCO Over Jerusalem

Republican senators are urging President Obama to suspend the US membership at UNESCO over the Jerusalem resolutions.

Nadler Or Rosenthal? The Race For New York’s 10th CD

Nadler and Rosenthal seem to be engaging in a bit of one-upmanship on who cares more for Israel, which is not necessarily a bad thing.

Friend of Israel Slated to Become HRC’s WH Chief of Staff

John Podesta served as President Bill Clinton's Chief of Staff from 1998 until the end of Clinton's time in office in January 2001.

JFNA Discovered Jewish Life in Liberated Territories

On Wednesday, the Jewish Federations of North America board of trustees voted to overturn its policy barring its missions from visiting Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.

Trump to Israelis: Together We’ll Stand Up to Iran [video]

“For me, respect and reverence for Judaism is personal," Trump told his Israeli-American voters. "My daughter Ivanka and my son-in-law Jared are raising their children in the Jewish faith.”

Wikileaks: Huma Abedin ‘Corrected’ Haim Saban on Scrutinizing Muslims

To be fair, the media, Jewish and otherwise, have yet to catch Abedin in a scandalous anti-Israel statement, the kind that White House staff resignations are made of.

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