Mon, Jun 1st 2020
'Israel needs to protect itself from growing cyber pandemic', says Check Point CEO. Speaking on the major changes expected to take place in the cyber security industry as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Check Point Software Technologies Founder and CEO Gil Shwed warned that the world’s new...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
Failed cyberattack on a minor water facility in Israel in early April sought to poison water supply by exponentially increasing the amount of chlorine added to Israelis' water. Iranian official dismisses the allegations, says Tehran "cannot politically afford to try to poison Israeli civilians." By...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
“We started to work and prepare the country for all potential hazards from bio-terrorism to war and cybersecurity, but the main issue we focused on was biological and emerging diseases.” By MAAYAN JAFFE-HOFFMAN JUNE 1, 2020 The World Health Organization has been at the forefront of the fight...
Mon, May 18th 2020
“It’s a great feeling to see the whole community together on Friday nights,” says Devorah Selber, an Israeli now living outside of Philadelphia. “It is just beautiful and something I love.” BY FAYGIE HOLT (May 15, 2020 / JNS) While some states are relaxing their stay-at-home orders due to the...
Tue, May 12th 2020
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF MARCH 23, 2020 Thanks to modern technology, nearly 4,000 people were able to celebrate Shabbat together despite a nearly global policy of “social distancing” due to the spread of COVID-19. Thousands of families around the United States came together digitally last Friday...
Tue, May 12th 2020
By Shoham Nicolet This time of unprecedented crisis also carries one of the most significant opportunities the Jewish world has ever encountered. Distance learning has existed for many years, and Zoom is not a new platform. The coronavirus did not bring video conferencing to the world. For now,...
Thu, Jan 16th 2020
Dr. Miriam Adelson Hebrew's not short on jibes and barbs. Most of them don't bother me. But there is one that I really dislike: "Yordim". It is a word that, over the decades, has been slapped at Israelis who, for any number of reasons, have made their lives abroad. It means “those who descend” and...
Wed, Dec 11th 2019
The President of the United States issued today an executive order invoking Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to combat anti-Semitic crime and discrimination on college campuses. The executive order calls for the enforcement of “Title VI against prohibited forms of discrimination rooted in...
Wed, Dec 11th 2019
FEATURED COLUMN MIRIAM ADELSON Remarks by Dr. Miriam Adelson to the 2019 Israeli American Council National Conference. (December 11, 2019 / JNS) The following is the prepared text of Dr. Miriam Adelson’s introduction of President Donald J. Trump at the Israeli American Council National Summit in...
Wed, Dec 11th 2019
A panel addressing at the Israeli-American Council National Summit demonstrates where progressive views differ from mainstream Jewry in classifying anti-Israel bias as Jew-hatred. BY ALEX TRAIMAN (December 11, 2019 / JNS) With anti-Semitism in the United States on the uptick, including two deadly...