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Jonathan Neumann

Jonathan Neumann

Jonathan Neumann is a graduate of Cambridge University and the London School of Economics. He has written for various American, British, and Israeli publications, was the Tikvah Fellow at Commentary Magazine, and has served as Assistant Editor at Jewish Ideas Daily.

A recent report by an international committee appointed by Israel’s Council for Higher Education recommended that the Politics and Government Department at Ben-Gurion University of...

On the eve of Yom Kippur, Jews across New York City hurriedly finished their pre-fast meals before dashing to synagogue for Kol Nidre services. But...

My glass is filled, my pipe is lit, My den is all a cozy glow; And snug before the fire I sit, And wait to feel the old...

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is not alone in seeking to wipe Israel off the map. But while he races to acquire the tools to do so, the...

Occupy Wall Street’s observance of the Jewish festivals last month got quite some publicity - there were ‘Occupy Yom Kippur’ services, a Sukkah (tabernacle) for...

The Arab Spring has shown that revolt in one country can rapidly spread to nearby nations who identify with the precursor, and one Arab country...

Occupy Wall Street has managed to raise a tidy sum - half a million dollars - to fund blankets, pillows, sleeping bags, food, and the like. But...

A British MP, John Mann, has tabled an early day motion in Parliament blasting "the anti-Semitic nature" of the Occupy protests in London, noting that signs...

Former Mossad boss Efraim Halevy’s analysis of the Shalit deal and its implications is astounding. Certainly it is likely factors like the regional instability created by the...

The Left is having a hard time coping with Herman Cain’s rise to Tea Party favorite and top-tier GOP candidate. After all, if you presume the...

The decree issued last week by Egypt’s ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces banning religious slogans in the parliamentary election campaign is a potentially...