PM's son: Which 'Palestine' were they looking to liberate?

Yair Netanyahu, son of Israel's PM, offers a free summary of Israel's history to his Facebook followers. Read the full text, as is.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2019, 2:00 PM

Ex-Pentagon spokeswoman visits Ancient Shilo in Samaria

Former Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White says she is shocked to learn how small Israel is, how Israelis can't go into Area A.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2019, 10:56 PM

The pessimists among us

The rabbis stated it in a pithy manner in the Talmud: “is it not sufficient that one is alive?" Rabbi Berel Wein, 1/31/2019, 7:37 AM

The tragic story of human history

During the past 2,500 years there have been more than 1,000 wars in the western world alone. What does that tell you about the chances for peace?Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 11/25/2018, 10:11 PM

Ancient Torah scroll is safe after fire engulfs museum in Brazil

13th-century Yemenite Torah once owned by Brazilian emperor was removed prior to massive fire which destroyed many artifacts.JTA, 9/4/2018, 10:09 PM

French city celebrates reopening of medieval yeshiva

French city of Rouen to celebrate reopening of oldest known Jewish building in Europe, a 12th century yeshiva.JTA, 8/29/2018, 3:48 PM

Israeli history prof’s book ‘Sapiens’ to be adapted to screen

Bestselling book "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" by Israeli author Yuval Noah Harari to be made into a movie.JTA, 7/12/2018, 3:56 PM

Study: US Holocaust Museum's new exhibit distorts FDR's record

Study finds museum distorts, minimizes President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s abandonment of Jewish refugees during Holocaust.Mordechai Sones, 6/28/2018, 3:00 PM

Abraham, Moses, David might get cut from AP World History

College Board proposes controversial change to AP World History curriculum: start at the year 1450, not the dawn of civilization.Charles Dunst, JTA, 6/26/2018, 11:24 AM

Concentration camp photo misrepresented as Arab victims of Jews

PA TV misrepresents photo of concentration camp victims as Arabs, writes Jews burned Arabs in ovens.Mordechai Sones, 4/11/2018, 6:00 PM

Surprise 86th birthday party for the guardian of Jewish Peki'in

Margalit Zinati, the only Jew left in a now-Druze town and the guardian of its ancient synagogue, celebrates her 86th birthday with hikers.Ido Ben Porat, 10/27/2017, 1:53 PM

Palestinian history - is there such a thing?

New book seeking to clarify issue comes with most pages blank. Author: 'No historical source for existence of Palestinian people.'Mordechai Sones, 6/19/2017, 9:16 PM

Thousands of Six Day War documents declassified

Israeli government declassifies thousands of documents from political and government meetings before, during, and following Six Day War.AFP, 5/18/2017, 7:27 PM

Hassidic founders' belongings to be auctioned

Jerusalem auction house displays piece of garment belonging to Baal Shem Tov, pipe belonging to 'Holy Jew of Peschischa.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 12:34 PM

Historical tanks get new life

Defense Ministry and Yad Lashiryon announce project to restore fifty historic tanks.Kobi Finkler, 2/15/2017, 12:28 PM

Remembering the Holocaust

New video testifies to Jewish suffering during the Holocaust, 72 years after the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau., 1/29/2017, 1:49 PM

Rare findings from ancient Jewish community of Afghanistan

The Israeli National Library acquires massive and unique collection of ancient Jewish documents from Afganistan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 1:35 PM

Abbas: 'The Bible says we were here before Abraham'

PA head exposed claiming 'Palestinians invented an alphabet here 6,000 years ago' - as his adviser claims 5,000 years of 'history.'Ari Yashar, 6/6/2016, 7:11 PM

Preserving Israeli Heritage Sites

Meet the Council for Conservation of Heritage Sites in Israel - preserving the country's rich array of historical and archaeological sites.ILTV, 5/19/2016, 7:34 AM

Will Poland revoke award given to Jewish Historian?

American-Polish professor Jan Tomasz may lose state honor for arguing Poles were complicit in Nazi war crimes.Shoshana Miskin, 2/14/2016, 10:28 PM

‘No Jew Has Been Here for 20 Years’

Jews tour historic Samaria site for the first time in 20 years, see Joshua’s altar from Bible times.Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2014, 12:46 AM

Napoleon: A Modern-Day 'Messiah'?

Auction find reveals that the dictator drove to give full rights to French Jewry, fashion himself as the savior of Jewish life there.Tova Dvorin, 2/26/2014, 6:09 PM

MK to Schulz: Temple Mount Proves This Land Is Ours

MK Levi, former Jerusalem police chief, speaks after European Parliament head, 'archaeology in Temple Mount proves land ours.'Ari Yashar, 2/13/2014, 4:34 PM

Video: A Look Back At Israel's History - Facebook Style

Inspiring video offers a look at Israel's past from the founding of the modern state, in the engaging 'A Look Back' format.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/11/2014, 6:23 PM

Award for Hareidi Soldier Who Fought in Israel's Major Wars

Yaakov Laniado, who survived an angry mob, fell captive in war, and went undercover in Syria, recounts his remarkable story to Arutz Sheva.Maayana Miskin, 1/23/2014, 11:06 AM

Treatment of Temple Mount Artifacts ‘A Disgrace’

MKs discuss the mistreatment of Jewish historical artifacts on the Temple Mount; Feiglin says neglect the result of 'emotional disconnect'.Maayana Miskin, 12/24/2013, 6:25 PM

Tour Reveals Jewish History in Arab Galilee Towns

Friday tour shows Jewish priestly communities in Galilee after fall of Second Temple, most stops now Arab towns.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2013, 10:42 AM

New Movie Shows Brave, Tragic History of Gush Etzion

A new memorial to the Jews slain in Gush Etzion includes a video that captures the region’s inspiring, tragic history.Maayana Miskin, 11/29/2013, 12:15 AM

TAU Study Links Empire Collapse, Climate Change

Tel Aviv researchers say Sea of Galilee find shows ancient empires died out because of cold to the north.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2013, 2:44 AM

Holocaust Survivor, Historian Dead at 90

Yisrael Gutman was among the most important historians of the Holocaust.Maayana Miskin, 10/1/2013, 8:31 PM

Archaeologists Uncover Temple-Era Jewish Village

Archaeologists find remains of Jewish town in the Galilee. Town dates back to times of Second Temple.Maayana Miskin, 8/4/2013, 11:43 AM

Israeli Historian Proves Roman-Jewish 'Friendship' Tablet

Tablet turns the world of historical research upside down; cites ancient Jewish warrior "Judah Maccabee"Hana Levi Julian, 7/25/2013, 6:38 PM

High-Tech Solution to Judaism's 'Mystery of the Century'

Mega-computer enlisted to unlock 1,000 year-old texts to study key developments in Judaism and relations with other nations and religions.Yoni Kempinski, 5/28/2013, 2:44 AM

Historian: Brave Jews Set Jerusalem’s Borders

Memorial held for 16 slain soldiers who fell in defense of northern Jerusalem. Historian: They created today’s Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2013, 5:08 PM

Biblical Heroes, Modern Technology

New Binyamin multimedia center to host Biblical plays with a historically accurate modern backdrop.Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 2/15/2013, 11:53 AM

Join Anti-Israel Journalist in Exploring Jewish Roots?

ABC News has chosen anti-Israel journalist Christiane Amanpour to host primetime special about the history of the land of Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/2/2012, 6:24 PM

Video: Google Makes History Come Alive on the Web

Google launched a new online archive of landmark 20th century events and personalities, highlighting a number of key Jewish themes. Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/11/2012, 5:25 PM

Ministry: French Official Denies Jewish Connection to the Land

The Foreign Ministry upbraided France's Consul General in Jerusalem over his denial of the Jewish connection to historical sites in IsraelDavid Lev, 10/11/2012, 2:02 PM

Huge Archaeological Site Uncovers Ancient Flint Tools

A large archaeological site in the north has uncovered flint tools and other ancient finds during excavations for a highway. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/23/2012, 2:11 PM

Arab Youth Use Jewish Cemetery as Playground

Arab boys jump on Jewish graves in a recent video. Jewish sites expert: the problem is nearly 90 years old.Maayana Miskin, 9/21/2012, 12:55 PM

Left-Wing Historian: Arab Hate the Obstacle to Peace

The obstacle to Israeli-Arab peace is the Arab goal of destroying Israel in the name of Islam, says conflict historian., 9/8/2012, 11:58 PM

Walter Bingham Knows Jewish History, Because He Lived It

Walter Bingham's unique perspective on Jewish life and Israel, as heard on his Arutz 7 radio show, is the result of his rich backgroundDavid Lev, 3/23/2012, 1:22 AM

Osirak Redux: Will History Repeat Itself?

Confidential documents released 30 years after Israel's 1981 raid on Iraq's Osirak reactor reveal Israel didn't surprise just the Iraqis.Gabe Kahn., 12/30/2011, 9:19 AM