Holocaust Politics Is Bad for the Jews

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – At a time of rising antisemitism around the globe and threats from terrorism and nuclear blackmail aimed...

How Jewish Genius and Anxiety Changed the World

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Genius and Anxiety: How Jews Changed the World, 1847-1947 by Norman Lebrecht, is the best popular Jewish interest book...

UK Newspaper Distorts Positive New York Times Story on Jews

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). The New York Times’ reporting on Israel and Jewish affairs is regularly critiqued by us and many others, but...

Taking a Strong Stand Against Antisemitism

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Week after week, there are new headlines of attacks on Jews walking the streets of ordinary, traditionally Jewish New...

It’s Time to Shine the Light on Iran

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – There are certain moments in history where we as a civilization are put to the test. Such a...

Why Is There a Church at the Largest Jewish Cemetery in the World?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). World leaders are planning to gather at Auschwitz this year to commemorate the 75th anniversary of its liberation, and...

New York Times Editors Press Democratic Presidential Candidates on Shutting Jerusalem Embassy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Democratic presidential candidates hoping to win the endorsement of The New York Times are being interrogated by Times editors...

Jewish Stoicism and Our Faith in God

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). One of the most remarkable of all Roman emperors was the philosopher-king Marcus Aurelius. His full name was Marcus Aurelius...

New privacy law in Mozambique threatens freedom of expression, activists say

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Source of original article: Advox / Global Voices (advox.globalvoices.org). New amendments to the Mozambican Penal Code introduced to...

Mahmoud Abbas Is a Strategic Threat to Israel

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). The recent decision by the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court at The Hague to investigate Israel’s responsibility...

Peace for Israel Through Natural Gas?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). Unlike Jordan, Egypt seems okay with purchasing natural gas from Israel: Israel and Egypt embarked on a new energy relationship...

Surveillance Thwarts Terrorism | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – When the police uncover a plot to carry out terrorism, the arrest usually makes a big splash...

Is the Mideast Heading for an Energy War?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – It looks like the next war in the Middle East won’t be over water, but over gas...

Where Do We Go Now With Iran?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – The assassination of Qassem Soleimani, the longtime commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC)’s Quds Force,...

Why State Legislatures Must Support Israel and Fight Antisemitism

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – My first visit to Israel was incredible. It was a privilege to visit America’s closest ally in...

Antisemitism on the College Campus Is Evolving

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – True to its chameleonic nature, antisemitism on campus is constantly changing colors. Some of the earliest documented campus...

What Happens When Police Infiltrate Mosques? They Stop Terrorism.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – When the police uncover a plot to carry out terrorism, the arrest usually makes a big splash...

Soleimani and Israel | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). In parts of the Mideast where there are Shiite Muslims, Iranian General Qassem Soleimani — the terrorist organizer of...

Remembering the Ethnic Cleansing of Egypt’s Jews

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). A January 13 article in the UK outlet The Times (“Prayers to be held as Jews mark return of...

In Arab Countries, Restoring Synagogues Means Never Saying Sorry for Past Crimes

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – Last week, to much fanfare, the largest synagogue in the Middle East was reopened in Alexandria, Egypt....

Taking Out Soleimeini Should Never Have Been a Question

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – Apparently, the most unlearned lesson from 9/11 is that when the head of a terror network tries...

Israel’s Education Minister Gets Taught a Lesson on Tolerance and Religious Zealotry

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). JNS.org – Israeli Education Minister Rafi Peretz, an Orthodox rabbi and head of the right-wing Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home)...

The Hebrew Bible in American History

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). A fascinating collection of documents co-edited by Rabbi Meir Soloveichik and three Yeshiva University colleagues explores the genesis of...

Photo-Ops Notwithstanding, Iran Faces the US Alone

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.globaldiasporanews.net). The era of superpower confrontation hardly elicits nostalgia. The Cold War did, however, possess one redeeming quality: clarity. It...