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Security Tight Ahead of Celebrate Israel Parade in NYC

More than a thousand NYPD police officers, bomb-sniffing dogs, police snipers deployed on rooftops along the route and radiation-detection devices are being employed.

Spain Terminates Applications for Jewish Spaniard Wannabes, 130,000 Get In

A whopping 132,226 Jews have taken advantage of the four-year repatriation program to apply for a Spanish citizenship at the ridiculous price of 100 euro.

New Program Trains Mikvah Attendants to Deal with ‘Complex Psychosocial Issues’

Discussions are focused on some of the more delicate and complex issues facing women in the Jewish community.

Swastikas Appear on Cornell Campus in Upstate NY

"Whoever they are, they need to ask themselves why they chose our campus, because Cornell reviles their message of hatred."

Clueless and Culturally Biased, JPost Calling for Jerusalem Chief Rabbi’s Resignation

The JPost couldn't help themselves, despite their attempt to come across as the rational side in this debate, when they referred to Amar as the "so-called chief rabbi of Jerusalem."
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Mentally Ill Former Obama Volunteer Arrested for Anti-Semitic Graffiti on Reform Temple

Former City Council speaker, Christine Quinn, took Polite, under her wing in 2008, and got him an internship at the Council, working on combating hate crimes.

Festive Bar Mitzvah Ceremony for Secular European Children Held at Kotel

The Rabbinical Center of Europe (RCE) hosted 120 boys and girls from across Europe, in Israel, to help them get in touch with their Jewish roots and heritage.

Speaker Edelstein to Federations: Rumors of Israeli Democracy’s Death Greatly Exaggerated

MK Livni stressed that Israel must recognize the different streams of Judaism, otherwise, she said, “We will lose Diaspora Jewry.”

Netanyahu to Putin: We Must Take Strong, Timely Stand Against Murderous Ideologies (video)

"The main lesson of the rise of the Nazis and ... their defeat, is that one needs to take a strong and timely stand against murderous ideologies."

Naftali Bennett Rebukes French President Macron For Praising Nazi Collaborator

Marshal Philippe Petain was a French leader and Nazi collaborator in World War II.

Corbyn Attends Seder with Anti-Israel Fringe Jews

“Given the anti-Semitism crisis engulfing the Labour Party, there is absolutely no way that Mr Corbyn can claim that this too was an oversight."

Measles Virus Prevents Wedding in Brooklyn

The groom was found to be ill with the measles virus upon his arrival in the United States.

Report: Adelson Plans to Open Up Casino in North Korea

Adelson, a veteran of the Korean war, said he hoped President Trump would get “North and South Korea to finish the war,” so Adelson, could “open up business.”

70 Mizrachi Movement Leaders to Inspire 70th Independence Day Celebrations in 70 Diaspora Locations

The “Seventy for 70” program was initiated by the Mizrachi World Movement to bring the spirit of Israel to the diaspora communities and reinvigorate their passion for Religious Zionism.

Israel Issues Travel Alert for Kenya

“Terrorist organizations intend to aim at Jewish targets in the country,” said Israel's Counter Terrorism Bureau.

IfNotNow Targeting Birthright Taglit Groups at JFK Airport

While young people were preparing for their flights to Israel, they were asked about certain issues and policies, with their answers recorded.
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Temple Institute Video Urges Jews to Wake Up and Smell the Incense

The video is the seventh in a series which began with "The Children are Ready," which received more than a million views.

Nefesh B’Nefesh Launches Program to Support Lone Young Women from Abroad Volunteering in Israel

There are currently more than 14,000 National Service (Sherut Leumi) volunteers in Israel, as many religious young women choose National Service as an alternative...

Chabad Rabbi Says Vandalized Menorah Teaches Youth ‘Everyone is Accountable’

"Darkness can only be dispelled by light and hate by love ... Chabad's response to this incident will be to rebuild the menorah."

Inspired by Jewish Friend, Iranian Immigrant Raises Nearly $1M Online for Tree of Life...

As of Monday afternoon, the 29-year-old graduate student’s certified 'GoFundMe' campaign had raised $639,281 out of a $1 million goal. In less than 48 hours, more than 11,000 donations had poured in.

Swine Flu Strikes Israeli Jewish Community in Uman

"We are managing here on a day-by-day basis, even with a number of very difficult cases, even a few fatalities, God forbid,... with first aid kits."

Now Both Palestine and Jewish Councilman Yeger’s Membership Don’t Exist

Linda Sarsour, a dyed-in-the-wool anti-Semite and very clever Arab activist declared following Yeger's dismissal: “No Longer will anti-Palestinian, anti-Muslim comments by elected officials go unchecked. It’s a new day.”

50 Arrests As Hundreds of Neo-Nazis March in Gothenberg, Sweden

Seven people were injured in the riot that followed, including one Gothenberg city police officer.

Trump Administration Reopens Rutgers Anti-Semitism Investigation Dropped by Obama WH

“The facts in this case, many of which were disregarded by the previous administration, are troubling.”

Sharansky to Jewish Agency Board of Governors at ‘Egalitarian’ Kotel: We’re Stuck

We have seen no progress on any of these issues since the government’s regrettable decision in June.

Hotovely’s Remarks Were ‘Right on the Mark’

"The response by the Progressive Jewish leaders to her remarks was natural and completely understandable, but blind to their own international interest."

Arkhangelsk Welcomes Russia’s Northernmost Synagogue

Russia’s Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar affixed a Mezuza to the door post at the inauguration ceremony.

Watch Netanyahu Speak to Grieving Las Vegans: ‘We Shall Overcome, Together’

"The people of Israel stand with the people of America this time and anytime, but especially in this time.”

Bennett Teaches US Conference of Presidents the Value of Saying No

Israel’s bilateral relations would no longer allow allies to benefit from the relationship with Israel and not show support for the country in international forums.

Israeli Consulate in NYC Reopens After Threat Against PM, Package With White Powder

Netanyahu is scheduled to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday, and to address the General Assembly on Tuesday.

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