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September 10, 2020

Bama Professor Uncovers Hidden Jewish Past — and Finds Israeli Relatives

Photo that connected Marysia Galbraith to her Jewish heritage. Taken around 1916 in Poland, her grandmother is seated on the left, with her parents, siblings, and nephew. by Richard Friedman Heritage. Holocaust. Homecoming. These three words course through the unusual […]
August 7, 2020

It isn’t difficult to figure out why Jews from Arab lands are such passionate supporters of Israel

By Hen Mazzig (JNS) — It’s Friday morning in Petach Tikvah. An older Iraqi Jewish woman rolls a spicy mix into balls of dough, preparing an ancient Iraqi Jewish dish known as kubbeh. Her grandchild looks up at her and […]
May 29, 2020

Report: UN, WHO coronavirus relief used for terror-linked NGOs in Palestinian areas

World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland. Credit: U.S. Mission Geneva/Eric Bridiers via Flickr. by Eliana Rudee (JNS) — Funding from the United Nations and the World Health Organization to Gaza and the West Bank are being directed to non-emergency advocacy […]
May 17, 2020

Israeli partnership extracts water from air for hospital in Gaza

The Watergen GEN-M atmospheric water generator was hoisted onto the roof of a pediatric cancer hospital in Gaza City. Photo: courtesy by Abigail Klein Leichman (Israel21c) — Children and staff at Gaza’s only pediatric cancer hospital now have access to […]
March 30, 2020

Is COVID-19 piece a worrisome sign of growing anti-Israel bias at Christianity Today?

by Tricia Miller and Dexter Van Zile (CAMERA.org) — The Christian Leadership Network of CAMERA’s Partnership of Christians and Jews is taking the unprecedented step of asking people to contact the well-known magazine, Christianity Today, about an article it published […]
January 7, 2020

Qassem Soleimani connected all the dots in Iran’s strategy of aggression

Qassem Soleimani receives a medal from Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Source: Wikimedia Commons. By Shimon Shapira and Michael Segall (JCPA) — On Jan. 3, an American drone targeted the commander of the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ Quds […]
December 8, 2019

The Forgotten Jewish Refugees, the Bible and the Return to Israel

Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon speaks at an event highlighting the need to recognize Jewish refugees from the Middle East at the U.N. headquarters in New York City, Dec. 4, 2019. Credit: Israeli Mission to the United […]
November 29, 2019

Ethiopian Jews thank God for return to Israel

Thousands of Ethiopian Jews take part in a prayer of the Sigd holiday on the Armon Hanatziv Promenade overlooking Jerusalem on Nov. 27. JNS photo by Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90. By Richard Friedman Israel’s Ethiopian community gathered recently to celebrate a holiday […]
June 18, 2019

The Invention of the Palestinians

By Jerold S. Auerbach (JNS) — Rumors circulate of an impending Israeli-Palestinian peace plan to be proposed by the Trump administration. It might, therefore, be appropriate to scrutinize the Palestinian claim — grounded in myth and not history — to […]