Category Archives: The Jerusalem Post / JPost.com

French Jewish leaders ahead of vote: ‘Neither National Rally nor La France Insoumise’

The French Chief Rabbi, Central Consistory, CRIF, FSJU, Bnai Brith France and other leading French Jewish groups have cautioned against voting far-left or far-right. By MICHAEL STARR JULY 7, 2024 15: 59 Marine Le Pen, President of the French far-right National Rally (Rassemblement National – RN) party parliamentary group. Read more » »

Jewish cemetery in Montreal desecrated with stone Nazi swastikas

Hampstead mayor Jeremy Levi condemned the Kehal Israel cemetery memorial park’s vandalism, in which the stones traditionally placed on graves out of respect and to mark a visit were misappropriated. Read more » »

Hope for the future: 40 young Jewish authors tackle key Jewish issues

Forty young Jewish authors tackle human rights, antisemitism, and Jews’ commitment to humanity By ASHLEY PERRY JUNE 16, 2024 23: 21 JEWISH, MUSLIM, Christian, and Druze representatives take part in an interfaith march for human rights and peace, in Jerusalem this month. Read more » »

Camp intifada? Anti-Israel encampment to host revolutionary summer camp at Canadian university

The subjects of the first week are “the beginning of resistance,” “pan-Arabism,” “The Palestinian Liberation Organization: From Al Karameh to Oslo,” “Islamic Resistance,” and the “Axis of Resistance. By MICHAEL STARR JUNE 14, 2024 02: 03 Updated: JUNE 15, 2024 21: 29 Solidarity for Palestinian Human Rights McGill. Read more » »

Plaudits offered worldwide for fallen hostage rescuer Arnon Zamora

Arnon Zamora, the Counterterrorism Unit commando Chief Inspector, received international praise after being mortally wounded during the hostage rescue operation. Read more » »

Canada sees second shooting at Jewish school in a week

There are calls for decisive action by Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante to put an end to an atmosphere of permissiveness toward antisemitism in the city. Read more » »

Grapevine, May 17, 2024: Power of the press

Movers and shakers in Israeli society. By GREER FAY CASHMAN MAY 17, 2024 10: 26 PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu with wounded soldiers at Sheba Medical Center. (photo credit: AMOS BEN-GERSHOM/GPO) Israeli journalists win prizesWITHIN THE span of a week, two organizations will award prizes to Israeli journalists. Read more » »

Vancouver police arrest pro-Hamas woman who chanted ‘Long live October 7’

Police said that they had arrested the 45-year-old woman, and while Kates has been released, authorities are conducting a criminal investigation. By MICHAEL STARR MAY 1, 2024 23: 20 Updated: MAY 2, 2024 00: 37 A Crab Park resident exchanges words with Vancouver Police, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada March 25, 2024. Read more » »

‘Zionist fascist:’ Jewish delegate run out of European student event

The European Union of Jewish Students said that its delegation had been publicly humiliated, despite its recent efforts to promote dialogue and counter polarization. Read more » »

Grapevine April 12, 2024: Farewell but not goodbye

Movers and shakers in Israeli society. By GREER FAY CASHMAN APRIL 12, 2024 13: 01 PRESIDENT ISAAC HERZOG with (from Left) Hila and Ran Rahav, Dadi Attas, and Gadi Weinreb at the 50th anniversary celebration of Alut. Read more » »