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News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Why Neo-Nazis Love The BDS Movement So Much

'Stop Zionism!' 'Israel is our misfortune!' Who said it: 'progressive' supporters of the boycott Israel movement – or U.S. white supremacists and German neo-Nazis?

News | NEWS

Nazi-Loving California Man Arrested for Planning to Commit Antisemitic Mass Shooting

A San Diego County Sheriff’s Deputy secures the scene of a shooting incident at the Congregation Chabad synagogue in Poway, …

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Elder Of Ziyon - Nah, they're not antisemitic: PA fires mayor for allowing Jews into town

An invitation to several chareidi youths to join in his son’s wedding has cost the mayor of the Palestinian Authority-controlled village of Dir Kadis his job.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Dershowitz: Trump's ambassador is right on Israel's annexation. His posturing, pro-Palestinian critics are wrong

David Friedman is right: International law supports Israel retaining some of the West Bank. I should know – I helped draft it.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Vile Jew-Hating Islamic Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Called Out for What She Is

Engels, the Florida correspondent for Laura Loomer’s Illoominate Media, confronted Rashida Tlaib about calling President Trump a “Mother F**ker”.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib Still Posing For Pictures With Fundraiser Who Spread Anti-Semitic Conspiracies

Rep. Rashida Tlaib has continued attending events and posing in pictures with one of her campaign fundraisers who repeatedly shared anti-Semitic theories.

Entertainment | Movies

Film to Be Made About Nuremberg Trials 99-Year-Old Prosecutor Ben Ferencz | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner

Ben Ferencz, the lead prosecutor in the Nuremberg Trials that followed World War II. Photo: Screenshot. JNS.org – A film …

News | Antisemitism Watch

Sprung Again! Roger Waters Caught Lying About Israeli Audience | Israellycool

An old story Roger Waters has been peddling for a while about fans at his 2006 concert in Israel gets debunked

News | Pallywood

Libel: The Case of The Strangled Palestinian Child | Israellycool

While it has not gone full-on viral – despite the begging of the hater who posted it – it has been retweeted 44 times since tweeted less than 9 hours ago, as of the time of this post. That’s still hundreds of people potentially influenced by this libel.

News | Antisemitism Watch

UK Jewish Groups Decry Election of ‘Antisemitic’ Labour Candidate to Parliament

British Jews protesting in London against Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn. Photo: antisemitism.uk Jewish groups in the UK have expressed …

History | Archeology

How Ancient Coins and Seals Prove the Jewish Connection to Jerusalem

In the face of Palestinian attempts to deny the Jewish connection to Jerusalem, ancient coins and seals prove Jewish historical ties to the holy city.

Politics | Opinion

Elder Of Ziyon - Israel News: How אם win back the squandered gift of 1967

Recently I watched a short (10 minutes), very powerful video about Israel’s victory in the Six Days War. The film suggests that the victory was literally miraculous. It may well have been so, although miracles like the destruction of the enemy air forces or the capture of the Old City only happen when divine intervention is combined with careful preparation, struggle, and sacrifice by humans.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Hero of Jewish Uprising at Sobibor Death Camp Passes Away in Israel at Age 96 | Jewish & Israel News

An aging road sign on the perimeter of the Nazi death camp in Sobibor. Photo: Reuters / Kacper Pempel. The …

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Is It Downhill From Here for 'Rolling Stone'? | Jewish & Israel News

In 2017, I wrote about Glamour magazine giving an award to the organizers of the Women’s March, including anti-Israel activist and terror-supporter Linda Sarsour.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Ireland’s Eurovision Entrant Sarah McTernan Reveals Level of Abuse She Suffered at Hands of Israel Haters | Israellycool

The Irish Sun reports on the type of abuse Sarah McTernan, Ireland's Eurovision entrant, has been subjected to at the hands of Israel haters

News | Standing With Israel

The Hebrew-Speaking, Lover of Israel and Bibi Netanyahu…From Saudi Arabia | Israellycool

Remember the Saudi man who loves Israel so much, he uploaded a video of himself singing an Israeli song? Well, there's another Saudi lover of Israel in town.

History | History

A glimpse of 19th century Jerusalem

In celebration of Jerusalem Day, the National Library of Israel takes a look back -- way back -- at the Holy City

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Israel News: Rabbi Shmuely 1, James Zogby 0

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

News | News

Jews Defy Threats of Muslim Violence and March through the Old City of Jerusalem on Jerusalem Day

Every year, we celebrate the miracles of Jerusalem Day with a mass parade, marching through the Old City of Jerusalem.

Politics | POLITICS

California Dems suggest Israel tied to 2018 Pittsburgh synagogue attack | The Jerusalem post

Ahead of the California Democratic Party State Convention, which opens in San Francisco on Friday, drafted proposals seek to link Israel to "virulent Islamophobia."

News | Antisemitism Watch

Episode in new Netflix series mocks diarist Anne Frank | JNS

“If you’re offended by anything you see tonight,” declares Jeff Ross, the host, who dons a yellow Star of David armband, “just do what FDR did—and look the other way.”

News | News

California Dems propose resolution linking Israeli government to massacre at Pittsburgh synagogue

Five draft resolutions set to be debated this weekend by the California Democratic Party, obtained exclusively by Fox News on Thursday, accuse the Israeli government of "aligning with the virulent Islamophobia" of white supremacist groups in the U.S. -- a

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

Reported antisemitic incidents in NYC in Q1 FAR more than all other hate crimes COMBINED. (22x more than anti-Islam incidents.)

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Caroline Glick talks about growing antisemitism in the realm of fake news | The Jerusalem post

"You use fake facts in order to rationalize violent facts against Jews," Caroline Glick explained.

Politics | BDS

German neo-Nazi parties aggressively push boycott of Israel | The Jerusalem post

The party Die Rechte (The Right) used an election poster for the weekend's EU parliament vote stating: "Boycott Israel. Stop ethnic cleansing."

News | Antisemitism Watch

University of Sydney Says No Current Threat After Convicted Terrorist Said He Planned to Kill Jewish Students With Machete

University of Sydney Photo: Jason Tong. The University of Sydney in Australia expressed support for its Jewish community this week …

Politics | Politics

Why Anti-Zionism Worse than Anti-Semitism | Jewish Journal

I always get suspicious when I hear someone flaunt their pro-Israel credentials by saying, “I firmly believe in Israel’s right to exist.” Gee, thanks. I firmly believe in your right to exist, too.

Politics | POLITICS

Political Correctness Blinds Us To The Causes Of Anti-Semitism

The New York Times blames Jews for engendering hatred while downplaying inconvenient facts about anti-Semitism in Europe.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

‘Israel Studies’ academics blast ‘academic thuggery’ of the left | JNS

Terms such as “apartheid,” “genocide,” “ethnic cleansing” and “colonialism” have been used to delegitimize Zionism and the Jewish state.

News | News

IDF soldiers join battle for Holocaust memory, dignity | The Times of Israel

For the first time tech soldiers take part in hackathon, joining entrepreneurs to help preserve memory and raise the quality of life of survivors; 'It is our duty,' says Major E

Politics | Opinion

Marc Lamont-Hill: Hypocrite & Personification of Orientalism | Dmitri Shufutinsky | The Blogs

arc Lamont-Hill, the controversial far-left academic activist, has gotten himself into hot water once again recently.

News | Media Bias

Sky News Arabia suggests AJ+ bowed to Israeli pressure in nixing Holocaust video

It’s extremely troubling that Sky News Arabia – a network which purports to uphold Western journalistic standards – would evoke classic antisemitic tropes by suggesting that the e…

News | News

Haters Attack Aladdin Actor Mena Massoud For Posting About Israeli Restaurant | Israellycool

Aladdin actor Mena Massoud recently posted a video showing him enjoying food at an Israeli restaurant - which he identified as such. Unhinged hilarity ensued

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Boy learns to shoot at Jews in PA TV Ramadan special | JNS

In “Children of the Village Chief,” a TV series being aired on official P.A. television during the month of Ramadan, Jews are portrayed as “cowards” and “impure schemers.”

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

‘An Anti-Semitism Crisis’: NYPD Records Staggering 83% Rise In Hate Crimes | Daily Wire

According to The Wall Street Journal, the New York Police Department (NYPD) has recorded a truly harrowing and eye-popping increase in hate city-wide hate crimes over the past year.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Israeli President Issues Defiant Statement After German Antisemitism Commissioner Tells Jews Not to Wear Kippot in Public

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin talks during a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Nicosia, Cyprus, Feb. 12, 2019. Photo: …

News | Antisemitism Watch

Exposed! BDS Professor Stephen Thrasher’s Antisemitic Tweets | Israellycool

Thrasher seems to be reveling in the limelight. Time to shine a light on those words of his he would rather do not see the light of day.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli Tech Entrepreneurs Host 2nd Hackathon To Support Holocaust Survivors

TLV Starters will host its second hackathon aimed at promoting Holocaust education and aiding Holocaust survivors. | NoCamels

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Elder Of Ziyon - Marc Lamont Hill reveals he studies some Jews “for a living”

Temple University professor Marc Lamont Hill recently made an astonishing claim when he declared: “I literally study Yemeni and Moroccan Jews for a living.”

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

UCLA Student Gov’t Passes Resolution Defending SJP From Antisemitism Claims | Jewish & Israel News

The entrance of UCLA. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Student government representatives at the University of California, Los Angeles, passed a resolution …

Entertainment | Television/Film/Books

Herman Wouk’s Calling Card | Jewish Week

What ‘This Is My God’ meant to traditional Jews in mid-century America.

Politics | Opinion

Rashida Tlaib & the "One-State Solution" - A Euphemism For The Destruction Of Israel | United with Israel

The well-documented history of Arab rejectionism is largely ignored by “progressives” since it does not fit into their narrative of Arabs as perpetual “victims” and Israel as the “villain.”

Politics | Politics

Rashida Tlaib and the Trojan horse of antisemitic tropes

While we all should be condemning antisemitic stereotypes, we need to not lose focus on what’s the main cause of systematic left-wing antisemitism.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

UCLA Guest Lecturer Calls Zionists White Supremacists

During a guest lecture to a UCLA anthropology class on May 14, San Francisco State University Arab and Muslim Ethnicities...

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Fatah Posts Antisemitic Al Jazeera Video After Network Takes It Down

A still from an antisemitic video broadcast by Al Jazeera’s online platform. Photo: Palestinian Media Watch. The Fatah party, which …

News | Antisemitism Watch

WATCH: The Scary Moment When Terrorists Throw a Molotov Cocktail at Bus of High School Girls in Judean Hills

Muslim terrorists in the Gush Etzion area threw a molotov cocktail at a bus of High School girls driving home after a special school weekend getaway.

News | News

Israel Using Holocaust to 'Blackmail' Germany, Palestinians Claim in Response to Bundestag Condemnation of BDS

The German parliament building in Berlin. Photo: Reuters / Hannibal Hanschke. The Palestinian Authority (PA) has issued a furious rebuke …

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Ocasio-Cortez: GOP Pitting ‘Jew’ Against ‘Muslim,’ They’re Scared Of Us

Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said on Monday night at the first-ever congressional Islamic iftar dinner that Republicans are responsible for pitting "Jew" against "Muslim" and "citizen" against "immigrant."

Politics | BDS

Inside The Ties Between Anti-Israel BDS Groups And Palestinian Terror Orgs

Groups in the anti-Israel boycott, divest and sanction (BDS) movement have ties to Palestinian groups on the State Department's list of terrorist organizations.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Polish Prime Minister: Reparations for Jewish Property Stolen During the Holocaust Would Be ‘Victory for Hitler’ | Jewis

The main gate at the Auschwitz concentration camp. Photo: Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. The Prime Minister of Poland has declared …

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Skyrocketing Attacks On NYC Jews Ignored Because Of Race

An epidemic of anti-Jewish violence in Brooklyn is being virtually ignored because many of the assailants are black and Hispanic.

News | Antisemitism Watch

German police do nothing as Israeli musician is attacked in Berlin

When we hear about German police doing nothing while Jews are attacked, it conjures up images of the Munich Olympics massacre back in 1972.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib And The Propaganda Of Her Anti-Semitic Deed | Daily Wire

Freshman congresswoman Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s (D-MI) most recent foray into the news cycle is not simply a vile twisting of history; it is also a mechanism designed to generate conflict.

Politics | Opinion

War Crime!: Placing a Note in the Western Wall

I urge all visitors to join me in a conspiracy to violate the UN Security Council Resolution...Obama, himself, engineered the Resolution. He pushed it through the Security Council despite some reservations by other members, including Egypt, which

Politics | Big Tech vs Conservatives

Facebook’s Ridiculous Double Standard In Plain View | Israellycool

But please tell me how there isn't a bias against conservative and pro-Israel accounts on Facebook and Twitter.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Rashida Tlaib’s Unbelievable Lies – Tablet Magazine

There’s always kind of a calming feeling I tell folks when I think of the Holocaust, and the tragedy of the Holocaust, and the fact that it was my ancestors — Palestinians — who lost their land and some lost their lives, their livelihood, their human dign

Miscellaneous | Jewish Life

Poway Rabbi Leads Jewish Youths in 'Am Yisrael Chai' Chant in Speech at Auschwitz | Jewish & Israel News

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, injured in the recent shooting at the Congregation Chabad synagogue in Poway, California, speaks as US President …

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

NBC’s Seth Meyers Provides Cover For Anti-Semitic Democrats | Daily Wire

Seth Meyers, the host of NBC's "Late Night with Seth Meyers," has provided cover to the two most anti-Semitic members of Congress over the last two weeks and is now facing backlash for it.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib Is Pushing A Terrorist Narrative About Israel

The congresswoman claims her Holocaust remarks were taken 'out of context.' But the proper context shows she’s pushing a terrorist narrative about Israel.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

EU to cover Palestinian's 'Pay to Slay' deficit held by donor countries - Israel and Stuff

EU has promised to cover PA's April salaries/pensions since they were cut by 50% to maintain its ‘Pay for Slay’ monthly stipends to assassins and their families, after Israel began deducting tax revenues earlier this year.
By JNS and Israel Hayom Staff

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israel Sign Defaced With Palestinian Slogans at UC San Diego Amid Reported Rise in ‘Hate Vandalism’ | Jewish & I

The defaced Israel sign at the University of California San Diego. Photo: Tritons For Israel. A sign celebrating Israel at …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Rashida Tlaib's Lies Remind Us Why Israel Must Exist

The Palestinian tragedy is self-perpetuating. And it is led by people like Rashida Tlaib, who are unable to come to terms with history.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Liz Cheney calls on Pelosi to act after new Holocaust comments from Rashida Tlaib; WaPo gives it the ‘Republicans seize’ treatment

"No, @RashidaTlaib, Palestinian Arabs did not provide 'save haven' for Jews."

News | Jewish Community

In Poway, a Shabbat of Healing, Inspiration and Joy - Led by Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, congregants experience an ‘unforgettable’ Shabbat

The previous Shabbat, they ran from the synagogue, fleeing a gunman’s bullets. This week, they filled it to capacity as Chabad of Poway, Calif., hosted a Shabbat that was at once solemn and joyous.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Antisemitism, Israel-Hatred Rife at Pro-Palestinian Demonstration Endorsed by UK Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn | Jew

Antisemitic placards at a pro-Palestinian demonstration in London. Photo: courtesy Campaign Against Antisemitism. Antisemitism and virulent Israel-hatred were rife on …

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib slammed by House GOP over statement that Holocaust gives her 'kind of a calming feeling'

House Republican leaders called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., to "take action" against Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., Sunday after Tlaib said that thinking about the Holocaust gave her "kind of a calming feeling."

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Media Ignores Valerie Plame’s Blatant Anti-Semitism When Covering Her Run For Congress

Valerie Plame, the former CIA employee who was outed during the George W. Bush administration, announced on Thursday that she is running for congress as a Democrat in New Mexico.

News | NEWS

Louis Farrakhan Delivers Anti-Semitic Speech About 'Satanic Jews' At Chicago Catholic Church, Pastor Won't Apologize | D

Chicago's archbishop, Cardinal Blaise Cupich, was forced to apologize to the city's Jewish community after controversial priest, Fr. Michael Pfleger, invited the virulently anti-Semitic leader of the Nation of Islam, Louis Farrakhan, to deliver a speech f

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Ilhan Omar’s anti-Semitism wins the pop-culture primary

The real defeat for those who worry about the legitimization of Jew-hatred wasn’t in Congress, but on the late-night comedy television shows.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Roger Waters compares Israelis to aliens in bizarre rant - watch | The Jerusalem post

Roger Waters has repeatedly spoken out against Israel, this time comparing Israelis to the aliens from the film Invasion of the Body Snatchers.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Why Democrats’ Tolerance of Anti-Semitism Exposes Their Intolerance | National Review

An old hatred is finding a new home on the far left, and Democratic leaders have failed to condemn it forthrightly.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Here Is What You Need To Know About The AR-15-Toting ‘Tactical Rabbi,’ Raziel Cohen | Daily Wire

Who can forget the infamous opening line to Hunter S. Thompson's semi-autobiographical novel, "Fear and Loathing Las Vegas"?

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Linda Sarsour Preaches Hate and Intolerance at UMass

Linda Sarsour (right). Photo: Screenshot. On May 4, five members of the Alliance for Israel and I attended an event …

Entertainment | Entertainment

OMG, 'Shtisel' Was Renewed for a Third Season! – Kveller

Gasp! We just came upon the best news — and it is not about the royal baby. (Nor is about that other VIP infant, Amy Schumer’s newborn, Gene.) Grab a seat, because this is major: Everyone’s favorite Israeli series, Shtisel, is coming back

News | Media Bias

BBC Erases Non-Israeli Jews from Entebbe Hostages | HonestReporting

The BBC's story of the Entebbe crisis counts 94 Israelis, erasing the non-Israeli Jews also held hostage. Rather than correct, the BBC doubles down.

News | Media Bias

BBC Distorts Reality of Life in Hebron | HonestReporting

The BBC takes Hebron, one of the most complex places in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and creates a spectacularly misleading and one-sided narrative.

History | History

The Invention of ‘Palestinians’

Why was it, wondered Walid Shoebat from Bethlehem, that 'on June 4th 1967 I was a Jordanian and overnight I became a Palestinian.'

History | History

Ilhan Omar and the Myth of Jewish Hypnosis

A conspiracy theory with ancient roots and a bloody history.

Politics | Apartheid NO GO zones

On edge of Jerusalem alongside security barrier, Jews and Arabs shop at new mall

'I've waited for this for many years,' says supermarket mogul and founder Rami Levy, on site for the first day of business as his shopping center prepares to open fully in 3 weeks

Politics | Apartheid NO GO zones

Video: Is Israel an Apartheid State? | HonestReporting

College campuses and other organizations all over the world promote an annual “Israel Apartheid Week". They say they work to raise awareness of Israel’s

Politics | Antisemitism

Don’t Give Anti-Semites What They Seek | Jewish Journal

When you look at a rabbi with a white beard wearing a black hat, a long black coat and a gartl, what do you see? Anti-Semites see a refugee from the

Politics | Antisemitism

NYT Ripped For Anti-Semitic Cartoon, Non-Apology. Israeli Cartoonist Destroys Them. | Daily Wire

The New York Times came under intense fire over the weekend after the newspaper's international edition published a vile anti-Semitic cartoon that was widely condemned across the political spectrum.

Politics | Judea & Samaria Sovereignty

The Moral Case For Israel Annexing The West Bank—And Beyond

Israel has the moral right to annex all of the West Bank. Israel’s right to exist is non-negotiable and it has a right to apply Israeli law to its nation.

Politics | Resources

Rabbi Sacks on the Intrinsic Link Between Antisemitism and Anti-Zionism | The Jewish Press

This video explores the connection between Jews as a people, Judaism as a religion, and Israel as a state. It also shows how this connection is intrinsic to the link between antisemitism and anti-Zionism; something too often overlooked or misunderstood.

Politics | Resources

The Five Commandments of Successful Israel Advocacy | HonestReporting

Guest Post by Dr. Michael Harris It often happens in the middle of an otherwise pleasant day -- you’re shopping, or walking across a college campus-- and

Politics | Resources

Anti-Israel Lobbyists Dwarf Pro-Israel Lobbyists. Here Are The Facts.

As AIPAC kicks off its 2019 conference in Washington, D.C., it is worth reviewing some basic statistics about this pro-Israel lobbying group.

Politics | Action Items

Petition against the Co-op boycott of Israeli companies - We Believe In Israel

We, the undersigned, deplore the Co-op Group’s discrimination against Israeli suppliers. Egregious human rights abuses by dictatorships around the world do not trigger a boycott under the Co-op Group’s Human Rights and Trade policy. However, compa

Politics | Indoctrination on Campus

Is The Iranian Regime Promoting Campus Anti-Semitism?

As American Jews grapple with rising anti-Semitism on college campuses and in other arenas, they would be well-served remembering the root cause of much of the world’s Jew-hatred: the Islamic Republic of Iran, the

Politics | Indoctrination on Campus

Students for Justice in Palestine: Progress Impossible 'So Long as Israel Exists'

Students for Justice in Palestine at the University of California, Davis, acknowledged on Friday that it did not believe progress...

History | Archeology

Hasmonean-Era Village Discovered, Proof of Jewish Connection to Jerusalem

Archaeological excavations at the Hasmonean village in Sharafat. Photo: Israel Antiquities Authority. JNS.org – A large Hasmonean-era Jewish agricultural village was …

History | Archeology

Archaeologists unearth 2000-year-old Hebrew 'Jerusalem' inscription - Jerusalem Post

The find is the first written evidence of the name "Jerusalem" found on a column drum dating from the Herodian period.

History | Archeology

Recently uncovered Jewish Revolt coin shows rebels aware of impending disaster

Minted on the eve of the destruction of the Second Temple, coin discovered in City of David excavations reads, 'For the Redemption of Zion'

History | Archeology

ToI asks the experts: What are the most important finds of Israeli archaeology? | The Times of Israel

From Dead Sea Scrolls to space-age tech, the dramatic history of the ever-developing field is indelibly entwined with that of the nation itself

History | Archeology

Seal from First Temple Period found at Kotel supports biblical accounts - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

The new find supports the biblical rendering of the existence of a governor of Jerusalem 2,700 years ago, says archeologist.

History | Archeology

Hebrew University archaeologists find 12th Dead Sea Scrolls cave

"This exciting excavation is the closest we’ve come to discovering new Dead Sea scrolls in 60 years," says researcher.

History | Archeology

Archaeologists get set to dig at Masada, after 11-year hiatus

Tel Aviv University Team will excavate rebel dwellings, Herod’s gardens in month-long expedition at UNESCO heritage site

History | Archeology

As U.N. Ignores Jewish Ties to Holy Site, Israel Produces Ancient Evidence - NYTimes.com

As Unesco, the United Nations cultural organization, approved a resolution on Wednesday that ignored a Jewish connection to an ancient, hotly contested holy site in Jerusalem, the Israel Antiquities Authority produced a rare papyrus fragment from the seventh century B.C., written in ancient Hebrew, that mentions Jerusalem by name.

Travel | Israeli Culture

18 Little-Known, Amazing Things About Israel As It Turns 71!

From the largest dog cemetery to kosher stamps, we rounded up some more obscure but fascinating facts about the country ahead of Independence Day

Travel | Israeli Culture

Everything you thought you knew about religious Zionists is wrong | The Times of Israel

On issues of land concessions, religious freedoms and gay rights, the answers of community members may come as a surprise

News | Pallywood

Palestinian Television Claims Images of Holocaust Victims Show Arabs Killed by Jews

A composite image of victims at the Nazi concentration camp of Nordhausen (right) and the same image broadcast by Palestinian …

News | Pallywood

Palestinian soccer delegation’s own goal

WATCHING Pitch Battle, which chronicled the journey of the Palestine football team to the 2015 Asian Cup in Australia, I was reminded of a meeting I had in Canberra a year ago. It was with a federa...

News | Pallywood

Latest Blood Libel: Fake Israeli Police Brutality Edition by Aussie Dave | Israellycool

More lies from the Israel haters. The following photo has been disseminated by the Israel hating crowd and is being passed off as Israeli policemen brutalizing a Palestinian woman. One problem: it is fake.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Progressive Anti-Semitism Surges: Why Now? | National Review

Jew-hatred has a natural home on the multicultural Left, and ‘woke’ culture demands that leftists hate anything Trump supports — especially Israel.

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rep. Tlaib recruiting Members for ‘Congressional Delegation’ to West Bank

The trip is said to conflict with AIPAC/AIEF’s freshmen junket Representative Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) is organizing a trip to the Palestinian Territories, slated for the August recess, competing...

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israelis Stand in Silence to Remember Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terrorism

An IDF soldier and a friend stand still as a one-minute siren marking Memorial Day is sounded across Israel, at …

Politics | Opinion

There's Nothing Progressive About Terrorists Targeting Civilians—Except When Israelis Are the Victims

Many Western progressives, including those in elected office, who claim to support peace, equality, and social justice, seem to think it is OK for Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad to launch rockets at Israeli civilians.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

U.S. Democratic presidential candidates refuse to condemn Hamas | The Jerusalem post

A democratic representative who stood by Israel is Arizona Senator Kyrsten Sinema who tweeted "I condemn the rocket attacks on innocent civilians and stand in support of Israel and peace."

Miscellaneous | Jewish Life

The Sderot Bar-Mitzvah Under Rocket Fire from Hamas

A mother tells about her son's Bar-Mitzvah celebration on Shabbat interrupted by the Hamas rocket fire on their city Sderot.

Politics | Opinion

Yair Netanyahu: Gaza Proves ‘Land for Peace’ Means ‘Land for War'

Imagine the south of the U.S. being bombarded by missiles for days at a time. Such is the reality here in Israel as I write this.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Rabbi Wounded in Deadly California Synagogue Shooting Thanked in Delta in-flight Announcement

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, injured in the recent shooting at the Congregation Chabad synagogue in Poway, California, speaks as US President …

News | Fun With Islam

Muslim schoolchildren in Philadelphia perform anti-Israel/antisemitic songs at event 'Islamic science' event.

Politics | BDS

Austrian police fine students for waving Israel flag at anti-BDS protest - Israel News

A police supervisor told the students the Israeli flag is a “provocation” and issued the activists a 150 euro fine.

Politics | Politics

Missing Charles Krauthammer

A posthumous collection edited by his son Daniel clarifies the great columnist's legacy to American, and to Jewish, discourse.

News | News

Wounded Poway Rabbi at White House: I Will Teach Others to Be 'Mighty and Tall'

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, injured in the recent shooting at the Congregation Chabad synagogue in Poway, California, speaks as US President …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

On Yom Hashoah - look for YOUR name in the Yad Vashem database, and light a candle for you

To make the Shoah a little more real for you, look up your (Hebrew) name in the Yad Vashem database of Jews murdered in the Holocaust.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

What if NY Times Cartoon Had Depicted a Muslim, a Lesbian, an African American or a Mexican as a Dog?

Only three-quarters of a century after Der Stürmer incentivized the mass murder of Jews by dehumanizing them, we must condemn those who hide behind the First Amendment to express anti-Semitic, anti-Muslim, homophobic, sexist or racist views.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Leftists In Seattle Accuse Jews Of ‘Weaponizing’ Anti-Semitism To Target Blacks And Muslims | Daily Wire

As Seattle-based KTTH 770 AM radio host and Daily Wire contributor Jason Rantz reports, left-wing activists in Seattle are planning a transparently

Politics | Opinion

FLEISHER: Explaining The Clash Of American Liberal Jewry And Israeli Nationalism

The recent landslide election of Benjamin Netanyahu and the ascendancy of the Israeli Right has deepened the rift between Israeli and American Jews — the latter of whom disproportionately identify with the political Left.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Combat Vet Who Stopped The Synagogue Shooter: ‘I Scared The Hell Out Of Him’

“I heard gunshots,” [Iraq War veteran Oscar Stewart said. “And everybody got up and started trying to get out the back door, so I — for whatever reason — I didn’t do that. I ran the other way. I ran towards the gun shots.”

News | NEWS

Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein | A Terrorist Tried to Kill Me Because I Am a Jew. I Will Never Back Down.

I do not know why God spared my life in my Poway synagogue. All I can do is make this borrowed time matter.

Science & Technology | Social Media

What If a Girl in the Holocaust Had Instagram? | Israellycool

Here in Israel, billboards have appeared on the Ayalon Highway advertising something called Eva Stories.The trailer has now just dropped on Instagram.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Bret Stephens: A Despicable Cartoon in The Times

The paper of record needs to reflect deeply on how it came to publish anti-Semitic propaganda.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

HAMMER: Jews Simply Must Arm Themselves. Now.

According to a 2005 American Jewish Committee (AJC) study, American Jews are among the least likely of all American demographic groups to arm themselves: "Only 13 percent of Jewi

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

First Swastikas, Then Synagogue Attack: US No Safe Haven for Israeli Family

A candlelight vigil is held at Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church for victims of a shooting incident at the Congregation …

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Aggressive Response to Shooter Prevented Further Casualties at California Synagogue: Reports

A San Diego County Sheriff’s Deputy secures the scene of a shooting incident at the Congregation Chabad synagogue in Poway, …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Off Duty Border Patrol Agent Shot At Synagogue Shooter, Prevented 'Much Worse Tragedy' | Daily Wire

An off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent reportedly opened fire on a suspect who attacked a synagogue in California on Saturday and prevented a "much worse tragedy."

News | Antisemitism Watch

Jewish Couple in Paris Assaulted and Robbed at Home by Gang of Intruders | Jewish & Israel News

The deprived Paris suburb of Aubervillier is one of several neighborhoods where antisemitism has pushed Jewish residents out. Photo: Wikipedia. …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Two Jewish siblings murdered in Sri Lanka terror attacks | Jewish News

Teenagers Daniel and Amelie Linsey were members of Westminster synagogue, and were among the eight Brits killed during the Easter Sunday atrocity

News | Antisemitism Watch

Prince Charles blames ‘foreign Jews’ for Middle East turmoil in 1986 letter | The Independent

The Prince of Wales also called on the US to ‘take on the Jewish lobby’

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

New Jersey mayor tells Twitter user to call the cops on Jewish ‘invaders’

A New Jersey mayor is facing mounting backlash for telling a constituent to call the cops on Jewish people for going to the beach. Brick Township Mayor John G. Ducey was responding to a flat-out an…

Politics | Omar/Tlaib/Ocasio-Cortez

Rashida Tlaib’s removal from committees urged by Zionist Organization of America | Fox News

One of America’s oldest Jewish organizations called Wednesday for U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., to be removed from congressional committees and from the Democratic Party.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Academic Denies Jewish History on Temple Mount | HonestReporting

Mick Dumper in The Guardian states the Jewish historical presence on the Temple Mount is an "increasingly strident claim."

News | Antisemitism Watch

Bristol University Student Officer Tells Jewish Peer to 'Be Like Israel and Cease to Exist' | Jewish & Israel News

The Bristol University campus. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. A student union officer at Bristol University in England has been placed under …

News | Antisemitism Watch

1941 Picture Shows Pruchnik Was Burning Jews in Effigy Long Before Latest Incident

It's safe to say that many Jews are relieved that the good folks of Pruchnik restricted themselves to an effigy and did not go after actual Jews.