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Foundation of Jared Kushner’s parents donated tens of thousands of dollars to West Bank groups

Foundation of Jared Kushner’s parents donated tens of thousands of dollars to West Bank groups

The Jewish real estate mogul and his three siblings sit on the foundation board.

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The camera of a German Google Street View car looming next to the Google logo at the Google stand at the CeBIT Technology Fair in Hannover, Germany, March 3, 2010 (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Google removes ‘are Jews evil’ search suggestion


The Defender newsroom on Chicago's South Side in the late 1940s, with Audrey Weaver, the first woman city editor of any American newspaper, in the center. (Courtesy of Abbott Sengstacke Family Papers)


A white Jewish reporter, a black newspaper and a century of common causes

Jenna Jameson

Jenna Jameson fires back at David Duke claim that Jews dominate porn

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United States

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signing an executive order directing the divestment of public funds supporting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel at the Harvard Club in New York City, June 5, 2016. (Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo)

New York state releases blacklist of 13 foreign firms that back BDS

Reportedly there are no state agencies that have financial dealings with the businesses on the list.

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Israel & Middle East

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How Israel is courting tourists from India and China

From celebrity endorsements to ad campaigns, the Israeli government is doubling down on its efforts to woo visitors from Asia.

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Women of the Wall members bringing Torahs to the Western Wall, Nov. 2, 2016. (Screenshot from Twitter)

American Jews protest in solidarity with Women of the Wall


Candidates Differ on Israel


After Israel’s deadly fire, mourning, vows to rebuild and finger pointing

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Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan sending acceptance speech to be read at Nobel ceremony

The singer-songwriter still must deliver a Nobel lecture in the next six months to receive his $927,740 prize.

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What Every Grocery Store Gets Wrong About Hanukkah


Why Israeli Food Is Trending in the US


The Basketball Victory That Changed Israel Forever

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Life & Culture


Trees aflame in the northern Israeli city of Haifa, Nov. 25, 2016. (Gili Yaari /Flash90)


Why planting more trees in Israel is a bad idea right now

Replanting the forests after the fires would do irreversible damage to Israel's already weakened ecosystem, writes a top Israeli environmentalist.

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