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Young Israel condemns 'attack on our nation's capital'

Young Israel condemns 'attack on our nation's capital'

"The violent protests and wanton attacks are deplorable and a dangerous assault on the very foundation upon which this nation is built."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2021 08:25
The National Council of Young Israel is leading the way

The National Council of Young Israel is leading the way

Young Israel has been at the forefront of every major development affecting the lives of Jews in America and abroad. Opinion.Joseph Frager, MD, 26/12/2020 18:33
Young Israel praises Supreme Court for blocking Cuomo's bid to limit number of worshipers

Young Israel praises Supreme Court for blocking Cuomo's bid to limit number of worshipers

National Council of Young Israel welcomes court decision that New York limits on attendees at houses of worship violate the 1st amendment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2020 19:45
Young Israel thanks US authorities for ending Pollard parole

Young Israel thanks US authorities for ending Pollard parole

'Tremendous day for Jonathan and wife Esther, who will finally have opportunity to travel to Israel, which they yearned for so long.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2020 18:08
Young Israel praises Pompeo for BDS stance

Young Israel praises Pompeo for BDS stance

National Council of Young Israel praises Secretary of State after his visit to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/11/2020 05:11
Young Israel praises Florida school board which terminated Holocaust denier

Young Israel praises Florida school board which terminated Holocaust denier

National Council of Young Israel praises Palm Beach County School Board after it fired principal in wake of troubling comments on Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2020 04:28
Young Israel condemns 'double standard' in NY Covid restrictions

Young Israel condemns 'double standard' in NY Covid restrictions

"Singling out Jewish community and its institutions is discrimination that puts us at risk of backlash from the broader population."Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2020 09:38
Young Israel denounces MSNBC commentator who compared Trump to Hitler

Young Israel denounces MSNBC commentator who compared Trump to Hitler

Young Israel denounces MSNBC commentator who compared Trump to Hitler and criticized Jews who support Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2020 08:04
Young Israel condemns Fatah for praising Munich Olympics terrorists

Young Israel condemns Fatah for praising Munich Olympics terrorists

Olympic Committee asked to ban PA after ruling Fatah party says 1972 Munich Massacre 'embodied meaning of courage and boldness.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2020 16:40
Young Israel welcomes Israel-UAE agreement

Young Israel welcomes Israel-UAE agreement

National Council of Young Israel: The agreement is a seminal moment in attempt to achieve a greater degree of stability in the Middle East.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/08/2020 06:17
Young Israel urges Fox to 'follow ViacomCBS' lead' and fire Nick Cannon

Young Israel urges Fox to 'follow ViacomCBS' lead' and fire Nick Cannon

Young Israel calls on Fox to fire TV personality Nick Cannon over anti-Semitism, after Cannon was already fired by ViacomCBS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2020 22:37
Young Israel condemns anti-Semitism at Black Lives Matter march

Young Israel condemns anti-Semitism at Black Lives Matter march

NCYI calls on leaders in African-American community to condemn linkage of Black Lives Matter movement to BDS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/07/2020 01:34
'We support Israel extending sovereignty over these communities'

'We support Israel extending sovereignty over these communities'

National Council of Young Israel issues statement regarding possible Israeli sovereignty over communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2020 20:38
Young Israel condemns Tlaib's anti-Israel tweet

Young Israel condemns Tlaib's anti-Israel tweet

National Council of Young Israel condemns Michigan lawmaker who acknowledged Nakba Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2020 05:34
Young Israel demands that NYT retract article defaming Israel

Young Israel demands that NYT retract article defaming Israel

National Council of Young Israel calls on The New York Times to issue a retraction for article vilifying the Israeli army.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2020 06:25
Young Israel welcomes Pompeo announcement

Young Israel welcomes Pompeo announcement

National Council of Young Israel: Judea and Samaria is as much a part of Israel as any other Israeli municipality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2019 02:12
Young Israel: Biden is right on using aid to Israel as leverage

Young Israel: Biden is right on using aid to Israel as leverage

National Council of Young Israel praises former VP for criticizing those who suggested that aid to Israel be used as leverage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/11/2019 05:44
'Refusing entry to Tlaib, Omar, will protect Jews in America'

'Refusing entry to Tlaib, Omar, will protect Jews in America'

Jewish organizations respond to Israel's decision to allow Rep. Rashida Tlaib to visit 'Palestinian' grandmother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2019 16:22
Young Israel thanks Trump for Ronen Nahmani commutation

Young Israel thanks Trump for Ronen Nahmani commutation

"We are gratified Ronen Nahmani has been given the second chance that he deserves,” group says of Jewish man with terminally-ill wife.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2019 08:24
Police treating Miami Beach shooting as a hate crime

Police treating Miami Beach shooting as a hate crime

‘We no longer feel comfortable in our own shul’: Miami Beach’s Jews cope after another synagogue shooting.Ben Sales, JTA, 31/07/2019 09:59
NCYI slams Bernie Sanders for threatening aid to Israel

NCYI slams Bernie Sanders for threatening aid to Israel

'Sander's threat to slash aid to Israel comes despite a written commitment made by President Obama to Israel to provide aid for 10 years.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2019 18:15
Florida: Synagogue receives suspicious package

Florida: Synagogue receives suspicious package

Package to Young Israel synagogue of Bal Harbour contains anti-Semitic rhetoric, threatening photo. Mayor: We'll stand strong, united, proudArutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2019 13:34
Young Israel condemns Ocasio-Cortez

Young Israel condemns Ocasio-Cortez

National Council of Young Israel sends letter to Rep. Ocasio-Cortez after she claimed US is running "concentration camps" on border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2019 05:39
Atlanta Orthodox synagogue breaks from Young Israel after spat

Atlanta Orthodox synagogue breaks from Young Israel after spat

Synagogue had opposed national movement's support for Netanyahu's orchestration of Jewish Home-Otzma Yehudit merger.Ben Sales, JTA, 13/06/2019 09:02
'Incomprehensible' that MoveOn would back BDS supporters

'Incomprehensible' that MoveOn would back BDS supporters

Young Israel lambasts MoveOn's endorsement of BDS supporters Omar and Tlaib.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2019 10:33
Salute in New York to network of Young Israel synagogues

Salute in New York to network of Young Israel synagogues

Thousands saluted the Young Israel network of synagogues at the National Council of Young Israel Gala in New York City.Eliran Aharon, 01/04/2019 04:36
Young Israel: US making a strong statement to the world

Young Israel: US making a strong statement to the world

National Council of Young Israel welcomes State Department’s decision to identify Golan Heights as being “under Israeli control”.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2019 06:43
22 Young Israel synagogues oppose nat'l org's defense of merger

22 Young Israel synagogues oppose nat'l org's defense of merger

Synagogues condemn Young Israel's defense of Netanyahu's political deal resulting in merger of Jewish Home and Otzma Yehudit.Ben Sales, JTA, 03/03/2019 11:53
Young Israel recants statement supporting PM Netanyahu on merger

Young Israel recants statement supporting PM Netanyahu on merger

Young Israel's President Farley Weiss says statement defending PM's support for Bayit Yehudi merger did not speak for all YI synagogues.Ben Sales, JTA, 01/03/2019 14:02
Young Israel: Strip Ilhan Omar of committee assignments

Young Israel: Strip Ilhan Omar of committee assignments

Synagogue organization urges Speaker Pelosi, Democrat leaders to strip Omar of committee assignments after call to apologize for remarks.Mordechai Sones, 11/02/2019 21:59
Jewish groups welcome new US anti-Semitism envoy

Jewish groups welcome new US anti-Semitism envoy

OU, Young Israel and Conference of Presidents welcome appointment of Elan Carr as State Department's anti-Semitism envoy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/02/2019 03:38
'PA's life sentence for selling to Jew epitome of anti-Semitism'

'PA's life sentence for selling to Jew epitome of anti-Semitism'

Young Israel blasts PA's imposition of life sentence with hard labor on American citizen accused of trying to sell land to Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2019 11:49
Young Israel refutes post-Pittsburgh Trump criticism

Young Israel refutes post-Pittsburgh Trump criticism

'Those who criticize President were doing so prior; it is unseemly that they would use this massacre to denounce President at this time.'Mordechai Sones, 31/10/2018 18:28
Young Israel hails merging of US Jerusalem consulate and Embassy

Young Israel hails merging of US Jerusalem consulate and Embassy

National Council of Young Israel welcomes US decision to combine consulate in Jerusalem with the new US Embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2018 05:36
Young Israel backs Israel's effort to bar BDS activists

Young Israel backs Israel's effort to bar BDS activists

National Council of Young Israel expresses support for Israel’s effort to bar entry to BDS activist Lara Alqasem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2018 06:06
Young Israel: Closure of PLO mission 'the right move'

Young Israel: Closure of PLO mission 'the right move'

'It would be unthinkable for the US to continue diplomatic relations with an entity unabashedly rewarding terrorists with large stipends.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2018 19:10
Young Israel calls on Facebook to ban Holocaust deniers

Young Israel calls on Facebook to ban Holocaust deniers

Holocaust denial is not a 'freedom of speech' issue but blatant anti-Semitism and a revision of history, Jewish organization says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2018 10:33
Young Israel backs 'decision to walk away from hatemongers'

Young Israel backs 'decision to walk away from hatemongers'

Young Israel thanks Trump, Haley, Pompeo for walking away from UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2018 08:15
Young Israel calls for action after terror tribute at NYC School

Young Israel calls for action after terror tribute at NYC School

'Tribute to terrorists cannot and should not be categorized as civic engagement or activism.'Mordechai Sones, 29/05/2018 18:30
When soldiers are attacked one 'must intervene'

When soldiers are attacked one 'must intervene'

US Orthodox organizations condemn attacks by some haredim against soldiers and police officers, 'arouses shame and remorse in all of us.'Mordechai Sones, 17/04/2018 21:38
'Israel is a great country that gives us great hope'

'Israel is a great country that gives us great hope'

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams: The world has become too tolerant of anti-Semitism. We must not tolerate it.Yoni Kempinski, New York, 16/03/2018 23:48
'The terrorist was in the wrong place at the wrong time'

'The terrorist was in the wrong place at the wrong time'

Father of Taylor Force who was murdered in a terrorist attack in Jaffa: There's no place for terrorism anywhere.Yoni Kempinski, New York, 16/03/2018 21:51
Guatemalan Consul General: Israel is a special friend and ally

Guatemalan Consul General: Israel is a special friend and ally

Guatemalan Consul General Monzon says country is 'proud and honored' to stand with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2018 14:13
'Jerusalem is not holy to Muslims, enough with this lie!'

'Jerusalem is not holy to Muslims, enough with this lie!'

ZOA President Klein debunks the myth that Jerusalem is holy to Muslims, calls on listeners to spread the truth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2018 12:16
Young Israel: Providing 'fresh troops' for Israel

Young Israel: Providing 'fresh troops' for Israel

Top Young Israel executives speak to Arutz Sheva at their organization's annual gala dinner.Yoni Kempinski, 16/03/2018 09:48
US Jews send Mishloach Manot to IDF soldiers

US Jews send Mishloach Manot to IDF soldiers

Zionist Organization of America Brooklyn Region, Emunah, Mizrachi and Young Israel to distribute 9,000 Purim baskets to Israeli soldiers.Arutz Sheva, 07/03/2017 22:49
Horton hears a humble reflection

Horton hears a humble reflection

Drasha in the memory of Meir Mishkoff, gabbai of the Young Israel of Jamaica EstatesRabbi Mayer Waxman, 03/03/2017 08:41
Bolton: Israel under greatest threat since 1948

Bolton: Israel under greatest threat since 1948

Former US Ambassador to UN John Bolton's full speech at the 'Hovevei Zion' conference, hosted by Dr. Joe Frager in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/09/2016 10:17
US Jewish Orgs Mourn Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein

US Jewish Orgs Mourn Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein

Religious Zionist leader's passing 'leaves a vacuum,' the OU, Young Israel say Monday.Tova Dvorin, 20/04/2015 21:55
Torah Scroll Dedicated at Iron Dome Base

Torah Scroll Dedicated at Iron Dome Base

Young Israel dedicates scroll in partnership with Berger Fund to base established near Haifa two weeks ago.Ari Yashar, 30/01/2014 18:31
Reagan: Palestinians Have No Desire For Peace

Reagan: Palestinians Have No Desire For Peace

In special interview with Arutz Sheva, son of former US President Ronald Reagan discusses the importance of Israel's security.Tova Dvorin&Eliran Aharon, 20/12/2013 13:39
 Rabbi Dr. Richard Weiss Reflects on Parshat Balak

Rabbi Dr. Richard Weiss Reflects on Parshat Balak

Rabbi Dr. Richard Weiss Rabbi of Young Israel of Hillcrest on this week's Parshat Balak.Eliran Aharon, New York, 21/06/2013 12:17
Young Israel Calls to Rescind Invite to Carter

Young Israel Calls to Rescind Invite to Carter

The Young Israel organization has called on Yeshiva University to rescind an invite to give Jimmy Carter a peace award.Maayana Miskin, 10/04/2013 12:58
Photos: IDF Soldiers Receive Mishloach Manot

Photos: IDF Soldiers Receive Mishloach Manot

Several Jewish organizations teamed up in order to bring the joy of Purim to as many Israeli soldiers as possible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2013 04:01
Groups to Distribute Mishloach Manot for Soldiers

Groups to Distribute Mishloach Manot for Soldiers

With Purim coming up, organizations inside and outside of Israel are thinking of the soldiers of the IDFDavid Lev, 07/02/2013 13:02
Young Israel Cited as ‘Hurricane Sandy Heroes’

Young Israel Cited as ‘Hurricane Sandy Heroes’

A NY Jewish council has cited Young Israel leaders for being "heroes" in relief efforts after Superstorm Sandy devastated the region. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/12/2012 09:42
Support for Pillar of Defense in New York, Paris

Support for Pillar of Defense in New York, Paris

Thousands are rallying to support Israel's right to defend its citizens in the face of ongoing rocket fire from Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, 21/11/2012 12:05