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Bereaved MK Lashes Out at Finance Ministry Over Fire Crisis

MK Boker says government funding for fire buffer lines could have prevented injuries and property damage.

Rejuvenation: The JNF – Branching out from Trees [audio]

CEO of Jewish National Fund - JNF, Russell Robinson tells Eve Harow about the water recycling & river rehabilitation projects, heritage conservation sites, educational facilities & summer camps - the endless vision for a better tomorrow on this weeks Rejuvenation.

Developing Be’er Sheva and the Negev

Be'er Sheva is in the news, and here is something nice about the city and the region... [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jz4qh8A7omo?rel=0&w=475&h=267]

African-American Converts Make Aliyah to Israel

Aaron is a plumber, Tracie, a former National Guard member, wants to volunteer in the IDF.

JNF Plans to Build 3,000 Homes on Land It Owns in Tel Aviv Area

The Jewish National Fund (JNF) plans to build up to 3,000 residential units on land it owns in the greater Tel Aviv area. TheJewishPress.com reported...

JNF Owns Land Worth $1.75 Billion

Those pennies in the Blue Box add up.

Finland’s Anti-Israel Disgrace Spawns New Activist Group

Pro-Israel forces came out swinging when Finland excluded the centrist JNF from its "World Village Festival."

Portable Bomb Shelters

Bomb shelters here, bomb shelters there...

Helsinki Environmental ‘World Village’ Bans Jewish National Fund

The festival also blocked a Freedom of Speech Village that was to include an "I am Charlie" exhibition.

From Blood Libel to Tree Libel: JNF Responds to NYTimes OpEd

Nicholas Kristof's uncritical repetition of BDS diatribes against Israel and JNF raises red flags.

‘OneVoice’ Used US Grant to Promote ‘Non-Violent Resistance’

In the PA, "negotiations" means "ultimatum, "agreements" mean broke promises, and what does non-violent resistance mean?

Pete Seeger Leaves Behind Complicated Legacy on Israel

Legendary folk singer and political activist Pete Seeger, who died on Monday in New York City at the age of 94, left behind a...

Canadian PM Harper Brings 21 Rabbis on ‘Red-Carpet’ Visit to Israel

Canada’s constant support of Israel since Harper became Prime Minister is a rare example of intellectual honesty.

Arabs Accuse Israel of Deploying Trees as Soldiers in the Negev

How much more ridiculous can Palestinian Authority Arabs make themselves appear before foreign ministers stop taking them seriously?

B’nai Brith Disavows Anti-Shalit Article in Newspaper It Founded

B’nai B’rith International has disassociated itself from a news story critical of former captive Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit published in a Canadian Jewish newspaper...

A Tree for Every Rocket: Soldiers Plant 1,532 Trees

The trees will provide some shelter from gun fire for Israeli hikers and motorists on the roads outside Nachal Oz.

‘We Have A Covenant With The Jewish People’: An Interview with Jewish National Fund...

Mention the Jewish National Fund (JNF) and the image of a blue tzedakah box likely comes to mind. Starting in 1904, Jews throughout the world dropped coins into these blue boxes, helping the JNF buy and develop land in Palestine on behalf of the Jewish people. Although the state of Israel was founded in 1948, the JNF continues to function, helping develop the country in a variety of ways. It has planted 250 million trees in its 108-year existence and still owns 13 percent of the land. The Jewish Press recently spoke with JNF CEO Russell Robinson.

BDS Attacks JNF Concert Goers in Berlin (Video)

The BDS movement reached new lows, apparently in frustration as their attempts to convince others to divest from Israel continue to fail. In Berlin they resorted to disrupting a JNF fundraising concert attended by mostly senior citizens, who they had no problem with physically pushing around.

Yishai Interviews Russell Robinson, CEO of JNF

Yishai is joined by Russell Robinson, CEO of the Jewish National Fund. Together they discuss the past and future of the JNF along with current projects and vision of the organization.

Heroes And Those They Inspire

Israel was at war, and though I live across the ocean, I felt like I was on high alert. Strangely enough, I was actually grateful to have experienced this feeling during the crisis.

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and senior members of his Kadima party have hinted over the past few days that the Israeli government may agree...

Quick Takes: News From Israel You May Have Missed

U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice twice referred to Hamas as a "resistance movement" during a meeting with reporters from the New York Daily News earlier this...

Letters To The Editor

Imus's Bosses Equally At Fault    What Don Imus said is well beyond the bounds of what is acceptable ("The Mindless Mr. Imus," editorial, April...

Palestinians Illegally Building On Jewish-Owned Land

JERUSALEM - Land in Jerusalem owned by the Jewish National Fund and purchased primarily using Jewish donor funds has been utilized for the illegal construction of dozens of Palestinian apartment buildings, a refugee camp and a United Nations school, The Jewish Press has learned.

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