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Why I Chained Myself to the Temple Mount
 
President Rivlin Getting Pacemaker

January 18, 2017 - 3:15 PM
 
Watch: Bedouin Terrorist Ramming Police [video]

January 18, 2017 - 2:52 PM
 
Rightwing NGO: Fake News, Years of Incitement, Led to Murder of Israeli Policeman

January 18, 2017 - 2:25 PM
 
Otto Freundlich, Len Lye, Lygia Clark, Blinky Palermo in Israel Museum’s The Shadow of Color

January 18, 2017 - 1:56 PM
 
Obama Appoints Anti-Israel Adviser to Holocaust Museum Council

January 18, 2017 - 1:18 PM
 
Obama Pardons General Who Leaked US-Israel Cyberattack on Iran’s Nukes

January 18, 2017 - 12:25 PM
 
Knesset Bids Farewell to Outgoing US Ambassador Dan ‘Island of Stability’ Shapiro

January 18, 2017 - 10:59 AM
 
Rightwing Lawyers: Police Collaborated with Arabs to Entrap Jewish Teens

January 18, 2017 - 10:29 AM
 
Policeman Killed, Arab MK Injured in Clashes over Demolition of Illegal Construction

January 18, 2017 - 9:37 AM
 
Hamas-Fatah Talks in Moscow Also Hope to Deter Trump From Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

January 18, 2017 - 12:53 AM
 
$10 Million Grant Awarded to Museum of Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot

January 17, 2017 - 11:56 PM
 
Humanitarian Aid for Syrians Undermining Assad Propangada, Opposition Leaders Say

January 17, 2017 - 11:26 PM
 
Trump Talks With Boeing CEO on F-35 Fighter Jet Competitor, Air Force One 2.0

January 17, 2017 - 10:44 PM
 
Israel-Egypt Border ‘Smart’ Fence Raised to 8-Meter Height

January 17, 2017 - 9:39 PM
 
Polish President Brings Stone From Warsaw Ghetto to Grave of ‘Hero’ Yoni Netanyahu

January 17, 2017 - 8:25 PM
 
President Rivlin Bids ‘Farewell’ to US Ambassador Shapiro

January 17, 2017 - 7:38 PM
 
Arab Terrorist Decides ‘Too Many Israeli Soldiers’ To Carry Out Attack

January 17, 2017 - 7:28 PM
 
Terror Attack Stopped at Crossing Near Tulkarem

January 17, 2017 - 6:49 PM
 
Border Guard Officers Foil Stabbing Attack in Jerusalem

January 17, 2017 - 4:28 PM
 
Knesset Debates Kashrut Monopoly and the Calls to Privatize It

January 17, 2017 - 4:07 PM
 
Elbit Awarded Close to $17 Million for BrightNite™ Systems to NATO Country

January 17, 2017 - 3:19 PM
 
Critically Wounded Armon HaNatziv Soldier Improving

January 17, 2017 - 2:52 PM
 
Undercover Video Shows Group Planning Stink Bombs at Trump Ball [video]

January 17, 2017 - 2:16 PM
 
Netanyahu Tells Knesset Session Honoring Shimon Peres: ‘Peace Will Not Be Achieved at Futile Conferences’

January 17, 2017 - 11:54 AM
 
Watch: IDF Soldier Brutally Attacked by Illegal Migrants [video]

January 17, 2017 - 11:22 AM
 
Ben Gurion U. Scientists Offer Intriguing Theory on Joshua’s ‘Sun Stand Still’ Miracle

January 17, 2017 - 10:54 AM
 
Knesset Signatures Secured for MK Basel Ghattas Impeachment

January 16, 2017 - 11:53 PM
 
EU Warns Trump Not to Move US Embassy To Jerusalem From Tel Aviv

January 16, 2017 - 11:41 PM
 
IDF Chief of Staff to Undergo Medical Procedure

January 16, 2017 - 11:35 PM
 
Germany Blames Israeli Presence in Judea, Samaria for Continued Conflict with Palestinian Authority

January 16, 2017 - 11:30 PM
 
Monkey See, Monkey Flees Ramat Gan Safari

January 16, 2017 - 9:23 PM
 
Qatar Donates Millions to Save Hamas From Gaza Electricity Crisis

January 16, 2017 - 9:10 PM
 
El Al Pilots Threaten New Work Slowdown

January 16, 2017 - 8:32 PM
 
Hamas Headquarters Destroyed by Israel in Ramallah, Binyamin Region

January 16, 2017 - 7:52 PM
 
‘Women and Jihad’ in Israel

January 16, 2017 - 7:14 PM
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Shearith Israel Torah Scroll - Vandalized by the British during the Revolutionary War.
 

Posted on: January 16th, 2017

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The current exhibition, on view until February 26, is in its own right combating anti-Semitism by educating the public about the impact early Jewish settlers had on helping to establish this country.

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Posted on: January 16th, 2017

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From the records we learn that, unlike European and Middle Eastern Jews, Jews in India were treated the same as any other citizen; they were often autonomous and experienced little persecution.

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Posted on: January 11th, 2017

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Sara Markowitz celebrated her 102nd birthday with her family...

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Posted on: January 9th, 2017

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Israel knows how hard it is for a lone soldier to go from comforting arms of the IDF into hardcore Israeli civilian life.

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Posted on: January 5th, 2017

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Among other evidence, researchers have uncovered any number of official records, including passports and issued passes that conform Pulitzer’s mother was a Hungarian-born Jew.

High school students from across America spent five days learning Torah with NCSY staff at the organization’s annual Yarchei Kallah conference.
 

Posted on: January 4th, 2017

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The app is a virtual version of the household staple in the Jewish community, with over 2.5 million copies printed and with numerous translations including German, Hungarian, Russian, and Spanish.

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Posted on: January 2nd, 2017

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One only has to glance at the Jewish wedding ring from Germany topped with an ornate temple, symbolizing the lost Beis Hamikdash.

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Posted on: January 2nd, 2017

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It is impossible to assess how many lives have been touched, how many mitzvot have been performed because of F.R.E.E., and the far-reaching effect of each interaction with another Jew.

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Posted on: January 2nd, 2017

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I couldn't stand the sight of people being branded like animals... I couldn't stand seeing children being killed. I did what I had to do.

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Posted on: December 28th, 2016

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After writing the first Batman story, “The Case of the Chemical Syndicate,” Finger went on to author 1,500 more stories over 25 years.

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Posted on: December 28th, 2016

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Two and a half decades after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, the Republic of Belarus is still in many ways a communist country.

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Posted on: December 26th, 2016

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Here are two excellent indoor parks I have recently visited with my family.

Agnon Bet Knesset
 

Posted on: December 26th, 2016

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Agnon's words at the Nobel ceremony resonated for a proud observant Jew embracing a momentous occasion.

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Posted on: December 26th, 2016

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As the refugee population grew, we realized that we could reach more people through a Russian-language newspaper.

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Posted on: December 19th, 2016

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Because I spoke Yiddish, it was only natural for me to become involved with the Russian Jews who were settling in Chicago.

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Posted on: December 19th, 2016

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The idea for the book came from Filreis who turned to art in 2005 after a bout with cancer.

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Posted on: December 15th, 2016

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I have to know people pretty well, else I may foolishly suspect that they are going to use me in their business.

Back (l-r): Professor Malka Margalit, Peres Academic Center; Yochanan Samuels, Shalva; Professor Arie Rimmerman, Haifa University; Professor Susan Parish, Brandeis University; Dr. Joshua Roose, Australia; Avi Samuels, Shalva. 
Front: Efrat Dotan, Shalva; Professor Michael Stein, Harvard University.
 

Posted on: December 14th, 2016

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It wasn’t just the U.S. that came in for criticism. Haifa University Professor Arie Rimmerman, who helped put together the conference, blasted Israel’s policies toward impoverished and disabled people of all ages.

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Posted on: December 12th, 2016

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Named after their beloved grandfather, who did not have grandsons to carry on the family name, Apeloig Collection serves as a living memory for all generations.

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Posted on: December 8th, 2016

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During his address Gorbachev again spoke of the great loss the Soviet Union had sustained through the emigration of Russian Jews.

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