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Israeli Settlers Briefly Held in Palestinian Village

AP | NASSER ISHTAYEH | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

KARYOUT, West Bank (AP) — Palestinians held more than a dozen Israeli settlers for about two hours Tuesday in retaliation for the latest in a string...

What if Your Home Was Turned into an Israeli Firing Zone?

Sunjeev Bery | Posted 02.02.2014 | World
Sunjeev Bery

Even as President Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry speak in favor of a peace agreement, the U.S.-subsidized Israeli military is subjecting Palestinians to ongoing human rights abuses.

'Price Tag' Associated With Jewish Extremists Strikes Again

AP | Posted 06.13.2013 | Religion

JERUSALEM -- Israeli police say vandals have defaced graves at a Christian cemetery in Tel Aviv. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld says the words "pri...

WikiLeaks: Some Jewish Settlers Ready To Move For Money

AP | Posted 06.08.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Newly revealed WikiLeaks documents quote a Jewish settler leader as saying some residents of West Bank settlements would be willing ...

Liner Notes for a Freedom Seder: 4 Questions for the Jews This Passover

Michael Gould-Wartofsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Michael Gould-Wartofsky

Before Passover is over, then, let's not pass over the would-be pharaohs of the present age. Let's ask (at least) four more questions, and in asking, remember what history asks of us:

Joe Biden, East Jerusalem and a Religiously Divided Israel

Steven Gerber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Steven Gerber

A small, but vocal, segment of Israeli Jews has asserted its view of Judaism - one in which the most important overriding concern is that God gave the Land of Israel to the Jewish people.

Deflating Netanyahu's Jerusalem Claims

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Israel's policies towards the holy city will guarantee that the desired peace process continues to elude Palestinians and Israelis.