Local News

How Your Financial Future Could Be Impacted by New President —...

To say things haven't changed since President Trump took office would be a “yuge” understatement. And while things have been shaken up a bit politically,...

National News

Trump Tells Netanyahu to ‘Hold Back’ on Settlements, Vague on Two-State Solution

https://www.facebook.com/WhiteHouse/videos/1224112817676449/   By Sean Savage/JNS.org President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held their first joint press conference Wednesday at the White House, ahead of a...

OU Issues Statement Clarifying Women’s Roles

To many Jews, a ban on Orthodox female rabbis probably doesn’t sound like news — Orthodoxy has never permitted women to serve as clergy....

Israel Elwyn CEO Reflects on Changes in Field With Disability Activists

When David Marcu started working with people with disabilities, professionals like him would meet periodically to make decisions about the people they were trying...

Global News

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....

Trump Invites Netanyahu to White House, US Embassy Move at ‘Very Beginning Stages’

(JNS.org) President Donald Trump invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to visit Washington, D.C., next month as part of their first official conversation since...

Jerusalem Truck-Ramming Attack Draws Comparisons to Nice, Berlin and 9/11

By Alex Traiman/JNS.org A Palestinian driver rammed a truck into a crowd of Israeli soldiers Sunday at the scenic Haas Promenade overlooking Jerusalem’s Old City,...

Israel News

US-Israel Cybersecurity Ties Grow as Common Enemies Move Battlefield Online

By Ariel Ben Solomon/JNS.org Israel’s standing as a global cybersecurity powerhouse advanced in recent weeks, with the U.S. House of Representatives passing new legislation that...

Cancellation of Palestinian Speaker Leads to Teacher Suspensions and Unrest at Friends’

The cancellation of a speaking engagement by Swarthmore College professor Sa’ed Atshan — a Palestinian and LGBT activist — has set off a chain...

Trump Tells Netanyahu to ‘Hold Back’ on Settlements, Vague on Two-State Solution

https://www.facebook.com/WhiteHouse/videos/1224112817676449/   By Sean Savage/JNS.org President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held their first joint press conference Wednesday at the White House, ahead of a...