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Activist poses as Jew looking to buy Palestinian land — a case of lethal entrapment?

By Alina Dain Sharon, JNS TWO LEFT-wing, pro-Palestinian Israeli NGOs —— Taayush and B’Tselem —— have come under fire in Israel after their senior leaders were...

Will the Jewish Diaspora broaden to include Mars?

By Paul Wieder, JNS YES, HE has seen the recent film, “”The Martian.”” But unlike the other millions who have seen that movie, Barak Stoltz went much...

Gift Guide: Mensch on a Bench is toy and book combo

LEADING UP to Chanukah, 2014, former Hasbro toy and game company employee Neal Hoffman conducted a successful Kickstarter online crowdfunding campaign to get out his new...

Israel and China: Allies at a distance

WHEN PRIME Minister Benjamin Netanyahu invited him to be Israel’s ambassador to China in 2012, Matan Vilnai already had a decorated career as a cabinent minister,...

Atonement in the age of social media

COMING FROM a non-observant family of Jewish immigrants from the Former Soviet Union to Israel, a country where many people tend to lead secular lifestyles, I...

Boulder echo: Nablus unworthy of Norwegian city

OSLO —— A local politician in Stavanger, Norway, called on his municipality to sever its sister city partnership with Nablus over the latter’s glorification of...

Memories of Six Day War at Ammunition Hill

ONLY THE occasional sniffle or wiping of damp eyes could be heard over the hushed voices of the friends and families of the fallen. Dozens of families and comrades of...

Disability self-advocates envision a more inclusive Jewish community

WHAT IF Moses never accepted the task to lead the Jews out of Egypt because of his speech impediment? Award-winning author Chava Willig Levy, a polio survivor, uses the...

The 850,000 forgotten Jewish refugees

TO UNDERSTAND how the Holocaust has been seared onto Israel’s collective consciousness, one should visit the country on Nisan 27, a date in the Hebrew calendar that...

Israel to export more to Asia than to US

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION SECTION B PAGE 8 ISRAEL’’S business community has increasingly turned eastward toward booming Asian markets. It was recently reported that...