Local News

Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, Author and Scholar, to Assess State of American...

How do you begin to assess the state of American Jewry? That’s the question Rabbi Joseph Telushkin ponders as he prepares for a presentation at...

National News

AIPAC Goes Back to the Basics

By George Altshuler, David Holzel, Hannah Monicken and Dan Schere For the 18,000 Israel supporters who came to Washington, D.C., this week, the AIPAC Policy...

Dual Citizenship American-Israeli Arrested in Connection with Bomb Threats

A 19-year-old living in Ashkelon, Israel was arrested in connection with the string of recent bomb threats to Jewish facilities in the United States...

ADL Leaders Reflect on Changing Times

In the Philadelphia office of the Anti-Defamation League on a recent Thursday, ADL Deputy National Director Kenneth Jacobson was enjoying his lunch of a...

Global News

On the Jewish State’s Micro-state, an Israeli Couple Rules a Beach for 65 Years

Franziska Knupper | JNS.org When shooting the movie Exodus, Paul Newman was a frequent visitor in Achzivland, and Rina Avivi is proud of that. Sophia Loren,...

Philadelphians Find Home Away From Home in South Asia

Believe it or not, there are Jews in India — especially with the addition of more than 100 Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA)...

Israeli Arabs Set Violent Precedent to Thwart Future Demolitions of Illegal Communities

The protesters were hoping to create deterrence in order to pressure the state of Israel against initiating any future demolitions of illegal Bedouin settlements....

Israel News

AIPAC Goes Back to the Basics

By George Altshuler, David Holzel, Hannah Monicken and Dan Schere For the 18,000 Israel supporters who came to Washington, D.C., this week, the AIPAC Policy...

Celebrate Israel 69 Throughout Greater Philadelphia

May 2, 2017 marks Israel’s 69th year of independence. The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia invites people of all ages to join Yom Ha’atzmaut...

Dual Citizenship American-Israeli Arrested in Connection with Bomb Threats

A 19-year-old living in Ashkelon, Israel was arrested in connection with the string of recent bomb threats to Jewish facilities in the United States...