Charles Bronfman Prize to honor David Lubell, founder of Welcoming America

Monday, April 30, 2018

The Charles Bronfman Prize is expected to hold its annual award ceremony in New York on Monday, honoring David Lubell, founder of Welcoming America, for helping immigrants coming…

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Anti-Semitism in Trump’s America – ‘wake up call’ or disturbing?

Thursday, April 12, 2018

New York Times journalist Jonathan Weisman recently ignited a firestorm of controversy for writing that the American-Jewish establishment is too preoccupied with Israel and ignores anti-Semitism at home….

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CoJo Travels to Israel

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

NEW YORK — NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson, also known as CoJo, is heading a week-long mission to Israel next week to participate in Israel’s 70th-anniversary celebration. Other members…

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Sen Graham: Taylor Force Act now added to omnibus

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

 The Senate is expected to pass the Taylor Force Act as part of the $1.3 trillion omnibus appropriations bill this week, according to Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC), who introduced the legislation last year….

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Interview with Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL) discussed his relationship with the Jewish community in Illinois and his position on Israel in an interview with Jewish Insider‘s Jacob Kornbluh following an event in NYC on Monday. “Both…

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George W. Bush: Russia is not a democracy

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

The bad thing about the Middle East is that Russia, under President Vladimir Putin, has a presence there, former President George W. Bush said during a wide-range conversation at…

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Interview with Rabbi Rick Jacobs

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of the Union for Reform Judaism, spoke to Jewish Insider‘s Jacob Kornbluh about AIPAC’s bipartisan message and reacted to Netanyahu’s speech on Tuesday. “I was…

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Bennett: ‘I’m Minister of the Jews’

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

On the sidelines of AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, DC, Israel’s Education Minister Naftali Bennett (Bayit Yehudi) addressed on Monday what he thought is the greatest challenge for Israel: The…

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What if Trump asks to speak at AIPAC?

Monday, February 26, 2018

Next Sunday, thousands of pro-Israel activists are expected to make their way to DC to attend AIPAC’s annual Policy Conference. The theme of this year’s gathering, held at…

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JI interview with Rep. Dan Donovan

Friday, February 23, 2018

Rep. Dan Donovan, the only New York City Republican in Congress and a member of the House Foreign Relations Committee, shared his views on recent developments in the…

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