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Report: 89% of Netflix’s ‘Palestinian Films’ Directed by BDS Supporters

“It is unfortunate that Netflix is giving a platform to directors who advocate division and bigotry in the arts of all places."

Former US President Bill Clinton Released from Hospital

Clinton, 75, headed back to his home in New York, where he will continue receiving treatment doctors said.

Boro Park Businessman Robbed of $1.2M Jewelry in Street Heist

The two robbers popped the trunk and removed two bags of diamond jewelry worth about $1.2 million.

Israeli Company Building Mammoth Solar Project in Indiana, Largest Solar Field in US

The solar field will ultimately produce 1.3 gigawatts of clean energy for about 200,000 homes.

Report: Lapid Misled Bennett and Blinken on US ‘Palestinian Consulate’

"The purpose of opening the consulate is to recognize Palestinian claims on Jerusalem."

US Relaxes Entry Rules for Fully Vaccinated Foreigners

Unvaccinated foreigners will continue to be barred from entry.

Police Release Photos/Video of Yeshiva of Flatbush Arson Suspect

NYPD’s Crime Stoppers is offering a $3,500 reward for information leading to the woman’s arrest.

Jewish Organizations Join to Urge Supreme Court to Review Terror-Financing Case

The U.S. Treasury Department has previously called Interpal a fundraising organization of Hamas.

Former US President Bill Clinton Hospitalized, But ‘On the Mend’

Clinton has had several health scares since leaving the White House in 2001.

Texas School Administrator Says New Law Compels Teaching Holocaust ‘Alternative’ Views

“Teachers are literally afraid that we’re going to be punished for having books in our classes."

US Returns to UN Human Rights Council, Vows to ‘Push Back’ Against Anti-Israel Bias

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken noted its bias, saying the council “suffers from serious flaws, including disproportionate attention on Israel and the membership of several states with egregious records.”

Republican Senate Candidate Herschel Walker Dumps Supporter with Swastika in her Twitter Profile

“Herschel is a strong friend of Israel and the Jewish community and opposes hatred and bigotry of all forms."

US Announces Increase in Benefits for Social Security Recipients

This the largest increase in social security payments since 1982, according to SSA data.

Blinken Warns Iran ‘Time is Running Out’ on Nuclear Deal

Lapid: "Iran has publicly stated it wants to wipe us out. We have no intention of letting that happen."

AIPAC Political Director Attacked in NYC

Antisemitism is alive and ever-present in New York City.

76 Counts Against Attacker of Chabad Lubavitch and 3 Other Riverdale Synagogues

After his arrest, the perpetrator was released back to his home under “supervised release” to await trial, which is not scheduled to begin until January 2022.

LaGuardia Airport Rail Link Put ‘On Hold’

LaGuardia, built 80 years ago, is one of the few major US airports without rail service.

WATCH: Oldest Jew in Space, Star Trek’s Captain Kirk, Blasts Off

Blue Origin owner Jeff Bezos, who also owns Amazon, flew the first mission on July 20.

Jewish State Dept. Envoy: Ukraine Serious about Fighting Anti-Semitism

The Ukrainian news agency boasted that Germain assured them that anti-Semitism was not a huge problem in Ukraine.

Anti-Israel Bots Attack Billie Eilish for Saying ‘Hi Israel’

“This coordinated attack on Billie Eilish is another example of how social media is used nefariously to manipulate public opinion and to attack and harass any artist, entertainer, or influencer that says anything positive about Israel.”

On US Trip, Lapid Underscores Bipartisanship, Urges Alternative Plan on Iran

Lapid began his diplomatic visit to Washington on Tuesday where he met with Vice President Kamala Harris, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

US State Department Still Looking for Vandal Who Etched Swastika in Elevator

Spokesman Ned Price said there were no updates, but that it remained a priority.

Orthodox Judge Set To Take New Seat On Queens Bench

While Kirschner’s caseload in Queens Criminal Court has prepared him for his role in state Supreme Court, he feels he’s had a special guiding hand from above.

The Guardian: Anonymous Workers at Google, Amazon Condemn Israel’s Project Nimbus

Some 90 workers at Google and “more than 300 workers at Amazon” signed their letter internally but said they were "anonymous" out of fear of retaliation.

Lapid in Washington: No Nukes for Iran, ‘Economy for Security’ in Gaza

Lapid says the 'Economy for Security' plan is a way to end the “absurd situation” in which an antisemitic terrorist organization attacks Israeli civilians and Israel is blamed for it."

Crown Heights: Chabad Lubavitcher Man Shot with BB Gun

The man was shot by a gunman in a passing SUV as he was walking down Montgomery Street near Albany Avenue.

Connecticut Lawmaker Won’t Apologize for Comparing Governor to Hitler Over Vaccination Mandate

Is it time to institute some standard of vetting elected officials to prevent idiots from becoming active lawmakers?

Pennsylvania AG Josh Shapiro Running for Governor, Keeps Kosher

Pennsylvania's term-limited Governor Tom Wolf has endorsed Shapiro's bid.

Jewish Teen Bashed in the Face by Brooklyn Punk

Pedestrians on the street simply walked on by.


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