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  • Poll: Big drop in Israelis who see Obama as pro-Palestinian

    March 29, 2013 | 8:06 am

    The number of Israelis who view President Obama as pro-Palestinian dropped by 20 percent following his first presidential visit to Israel, according to a new poll.

    In the poll, conducted Sunday by Smith Research for the Jerusalem Post, 27 percent of 500 Israeli respondents said...

  • Hebrew media is imploding, but Israeli English press booming

    October 22, 2012 | 10:47 am

    On Oct. 17, seven Israeli English news websites led with seven different stories.

    The Jerusalem Post had a piece on Egypt’s commitment to its treaty with Israel. Haaretz's English site ran with a recently released Israeli document on Gaza. Ynet News, Yediot Achronot’s English...

  • Israel Factor: Yes, Obama leads in scoring, but not in panel supporters

    By Shmuel Rosner

    August 19, 2012 | 9:32 am

    The publication of our August Israel Factor survey – in which Obama, for the ‎first time, was ranked higher than Romney – made some waves. It was quoted ‎in Politico and JTA, and as expected irked some guardians of the old order ‎‎(a bit about these later). ‎

    As I...

  • Greek mob attacks Jerusalem Post reporter Gil Shefler [VIDEO]

    June 8, 2012 | 11:41 am

    Greece has condemned mob attack on a Jerusalem Post reporter.

    Greek Ambassador Kyriakos Loukakis sent a letter to the paper on Thursday apologizing for the Tuesday assault on Gil Shefler.

    A former JTA intern, Shefler was assaulted in Athens while trying to film outside the National...

  • Not in my name

    May 23, 2012 | 12:23 pm

    Yesterday, someone shared a picture of an Israeli woman wearing a shirt that read “Death to the Sudanese” on my Facebook wall. The woman was a Tel Aviv resident taking part in a protest on Tuesday night to encourage the Israeli government to deport African asylum seekers from...

  • Netanyahu denies saying Israel’s biggest enemies are N.Y. Times, Haaretz

    January 19, 2012 | 10:33 am

    The Israeli Prime Minister’s Office denied that Benjamin Netanyahu told the editor of The Jerusalem Post that Israel’s two greatest enemies are The New York Times and Haaretz.

    On Wednesday, the editor, Steve Linde, addressing a conference in Tel Aviv of the Women’s International...

  • The Prime Minister and the newspaper enemies of Israel

    By Shmuel Rosner

    January 19, 2012 | 8:48 am

    We should start with the facts, as they were first reported by the JTA:

    The Israeli Prime Minister’s Office denied that Benjamin Netanyahu told the editor of The Jerusalem Post that Israel’s two greatest enemies are The New York Times and Haaretz. On Wednesday, the editor, Steve...

  • Did Israel exploit Amy Winehouse?

    By Lauren Bottner

    December 7, 2011 | 2:13 pm

    Israel Anti-Drug Authority admitted to exploiting singer Amy Winehouse in their campaign and have issued an official apology according to the Jerusalem Post. 

    Following the singer’s death in August, the anti-drug authority had launched a campaign with a tagline of “it’s...

  • Actors play doctor in Israel during week-long tour

    By Hollywood Jew

    June 20, 2011 | 1:22 pm

    Stars from “Grey’s Anatomy”, “Raising Hope” and “Rookie Blue” were treated to a weeklong tour of Israel courtesy of America’s Voices in Israel and El Al, Israel Airlines.  Kevin McKidd and Sarah Drew (aka Dr. Owen Hunt and Dr. April Kepner on ABC’s “Grey’s...

  • Jerusalem Post editor David Horovitz steps down

    June 13, 2011 | 10:57 am

    Jerusalem Post Editor in Chief David Horovitz is stepping down, the newspaper announced.

    Horovitz led the English-language newspaper for seven years. Managing Editor Steve Linde, 51, who has been with the Post for 14 years, will take the position following a short transition period,...

  • Whiskey boycott urged in reponse to Scottish council’s anti-Israel effort

    June 13, 2011 | 10:49 am

    The umbrella body for men’s clubs at North American Conservative synagogues is calling for a boycott of certain whiskey brands in retaliation for an anti-Israel boycott by a Scottish local government.

    The Federation of Jewish Men’s Clubs called for the boycott in response to the...

  • Kudos to the Jerusalem Post for covering Iranian Jews

    By Karmel Melamed

    March 23, 2008 | 6:31 pm

    Aside from the L.A. Jewish Journal’s editorial staff which has been tremendously wise and kind to permit my coverage of the influential Iranian Jewish community in Los Angeles in their publication, very few other Jewish publications anywhere in the world have given regular coverage...

  • Why I Am Who I Am

    By Amy Klein

    June 29, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    I began my career in journalism at The Jerusalem Post, then the only English-language newspaper in Israel. It wasn't a Jewish newspaper per se; more than covering "Jewish news," its mission was to cover Israel as a country, and that included arts, business, science and technology,...

  • School Violence Goes Extreme

    By Talya Halkin

    May 25, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    A teacher's severed head drawn on a classroom blackboard, a student methodically emptying the shelves of the school library onto the floor, school phone lines that suddenly go dead -- these and other unsettling signs appear early on in Yaniv Berman's 2005 film "Even Kids Started...

  • World Briefs

    By JTA Staff

    December 27, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    U.S.: Syria willing to stop terror

    Syria reportedly said it will look into ways to shut down terrorist organizations operating out of Damascus. American officials informed Israel of the new Syrian position after Jerusalem raised the problem of terror in Syria and Lebanon...