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Was Your Congressman One of 32 Who Called for Closing PLO Office in US?

Sen. Ted Cruz and 31 other Congressmen signed a letter to Kerry calling on the Obama administration to close the PLO office in Washington.

Israeli Scientists Say Cultural Activities Influence The Way We Think

"Some of these principles that evolved in the biological brain may be useful in the development of AI someday."

MK Zoabi Aims Rubber Band at Start of VP Pence Knesset Speech

Knesset security was beefed up prior to his address to prevent lawmakers from having direct access to the vice president.

Huckabee Fears Gun Control a Step towards Nazi-Style Government

Former Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee backed up a caller to Fox News who suggested that gun control is a step towards a Nazi-style...

Israel to Withdraw from UNESCO

Israel and the Jewish nation should be the first to donate to this organization and the last to leave. However, in ... UNESCO, sane countries have nothing to find.”

‘Mad Dog’ Mattis Brings Refreshing Honesty to US-Israel Relations, Never Mind the ‘Apartheid’ Thing

Mattis has been critical of the IDF strategy, saying it was 'too complicated, vain, and could not be understood by the thousands of officers that needed to carry it out.' Finally, a man who can explain the Elor Azaria fiasco!

‘Woman in Gold’ Helen Mirren Testifies for Holocaust Art Restitution Bill

The legislation is sponsored by Republican senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn of Texas and Democratic senators Chuck Schumer of New York and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut.

Obama Off-the-Record: I Will Have Greater Flexibility on Foreign Policy After Presidential Election

President Obama was unaware that he was within microphone range at the Seoul Nuclear Summit when he made the comments to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev.

Today in 1934 – Brooklyn Jewish Women Help Refugees from Nazi Germany

SEPTEMBER 5, 1934 - Mrs. Stephen S. Wise, president of the Women's Association of the American Jewish Congress, who has just returned from a visit to the German refugee centers in Europe, will be hostess this afternoon to 500 Brooklyn women who have pledged to support the establishment of a center in New York City for refugees from Nazi Germany.

Abbas Surrenders to Reality, Accepts Prime Minister’s Resignation

Abbas never surrenders to Israel but shows he knows the meaning of the word. Just before Kerry flies into town, Abbas finally accepts the resignation of his three-week prime minister.

CUNY Claim of No Constitutional Violations at BC BDS Event Flawed

The standard for judging whether constitutional rights can be abrogated is not, as the Investigators claimed in their Report, based on sincerity, but on whether or not, at the very least, there is a reasonable belief that the Four were about to disrupt the BC BDS event. The Investigators stated clearly that there was no such reasonable belief at the time the Four were ejected from the event. Therefore, based on the evidence provided in the CUNY Report, it would appear that the constitutional rights of the four Jewish pro-Israel students were violated.

Israeli Rabbinical Court Revisits Verdict on Conversion

The saga of Israeli validation of conversions performed abroad by Orthodox rabbis continues and moves to the next level.

Bennett Doubles Ariel University’s Size, Adelson Pays for New Medical School

With a $20 million donation from the Adelsons, Ariel will become home to Israel's sixth medical school.

Netanyahu: Trump Issued Powerful Call to Confront World on Ensuring Humanity’s Future

“In over 30 years in my experience with the UN, I never heard a bolder or more courageous speech."

Lobbyist: Congress Open to Rethinking Two-State Solution

"Congress is willing to hold hearings about other options for the Israel-Palestinian story other than the two-state solution."

Jordanian Protesters Gather at Israeli Embassy in Amman

Jordanian elements have also been deeply involved in the incitement against Israel in Jerusalem.

Israel Hater Waters Washed Out of NYC 92nd Street Y

Given his role in attempting to block the Israeli Philharmonic from giving a purely musical performance at Carnegie Hall, it should be difficult for Waters' supporters to complain about efforts to prevent Waters from appearing to talk about his political views at the 92nd Street Y.

Monsey’s Yoreh Deah Defaced with Swastikas, Set on Fire

Rabbi Aaron Lankry, the spiritual leader of the Ohr Chaim Learning Center, told local media he was too sick to comment on the hate attack.

US: Hamas Okay, Homes for Jews No Good

Obama tried to re-set US-Muslim relations, but he has failed to meet the challenges of his time in office.

Special Art from Special People at Jewish Children’s Museum

Special needs artists showed their talent at Jewish Children's Museum on Mother's Day in New York.

Manhattan Explosion Wounds 29, Plus Additional US Attacks [video]

The dumpster blew up outside Associated Blind Housing, a 14-story building for residents who are blind or visually impaired, next door to a church.

House Bill Makes Cemetery Vandalism a Violation of Religious Freedom

A bill that would make the desecration of cemeteries a violation of religious freedom was introduced in the House of Representatives. On Monday, U.S. Rep....

Full Text: UNGA Resolution Rejecting Recognition of Jerusalem as Capital of Israel

The resolution, "expressing in this regard its deep regret at recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem... calls upon all States to refrain from the establishment of diplomatic missions in the Holy City of Jerusalem..."

Report: US Jewish Donors Mostly Avoid Trump, Favor Clinton

Jews made up 18% of Obama’s donors and 7% of Romney’s donors in 2012. In 2016, 20% of Clinton’s donors are Jewish, only 3% of Trump’s donors have stood at Mount Sinai.

ADL Audit: Rise in Anti-Semitic Assaults but Less Overall Cases

“There is still a subset of Americans who are deeply infected with anti-Semitism.

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