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Five Jewish refugees who changed the world /Watch

In honor of World Refugee Day, the WJC has launched a social media campaign dedicated to the millions of refugees displaced from their homes. https://youtu.be/CH9xcyTv3tg

The Explosive History of the Jerusalem Hotel Hosting Trump

It could never be confused with a Trump property: It lacks the glitz and the gold plating, not to mention the height. But there was never any doubt that when he pulled into Jerusalem...

All lives matter in Israel-Palestine conflict

Blaming Israel for everything is a convenient and lazy way out of accepting responsibility. It is admirable for Marthie Momberg (“The plight of Palestine”, City Press, May 14, 2017) to conduct studies about how the...

Film Review: ‘Fog in August’ Appearing at The Washington Jewish Film Festival

The horrors of the Holocaust have been portrayed many times in film, most notably Schindler’s List and The Pianist. One such horror, however, has never been a focus of film study: the euthanasia program...

The age of lies: how politicians hide behind statistics

he small slabs of crude election soundbites, with extra ornamentation in the form of half-true and meaningless headline statistics, clunk across the airwaves, and we grimace. The dead prose reaches us umpteen times a...

Poll: Trump’s popularity sinks among Israeli Jews

A poll in Israel about US President Donald Trump suggested his popularity among Jews there has declined since he first took office. In the poll of 500 Jewish-Israeli adults conducted this week for The Jerusalem Post,...

Mr. Trump, stand with Israel: The Western Wall is Jewish

On the eve of President Trump’s first overseas trip, an unfortunate dispute has emerged over the question, “whose wall is it?” But who is the rightful owner of the Western Wall in the Old...

Jewish group dedicates torah to people of Rwanda

The World Values Network, a Jewish organization headed by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, will be dedicating a Torah scroll to the people of Rwanda during its annual gala on Sunday evening in New York. The scroll,...

Trump tells Middle East to ‘drive out’ Islamist extremists

President Donald Trump urged Arab and Islamic leaders on Sunday to unite and do their share to defeat Islamist extremists, making an impassioned plea to "drive out" terrorists while toning down his own harsh...

Move Over, French & Italian. The World’s Sexiest Accent is…..Israeli!

What accent do single men think is the sexiest? You might guess French or Italian, but you'd be wrong according to the latest poll. Surprise! It's Israeli. As Benyamin Cohen wrote on the website From...

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