Sheldon Adelson didn't intend on creating a profitable media operation; the tycoon's aim was to achieve political goals he cared about, no matter the cost
Amir Tibon is the assignments editor and U.S. news editor for Haaretz
Sheldon Adelson, Jewish-American Billionaire, Conservative Megadonor and Netanyahu Patron, Dies at 87
Sheldon Adelson spent millions of dollars in Israel and U.S. to push conservative politicians, including upending Israel’s media market with his pro-Netanyahu free daily Israel Hayom
A clear line of violence and antisemitism connects the dots of Trump's presidency. This is the single most important thing he will go down in history for
The projected Democratic win in Georgia will usher in a new reality for Democrats, Republicans and American Jews of all stripes. But there's one Jewish politician who will likely be very disappointed with the results
Gantz learned the hard way that there is truly nothing Netanyahu won’t do to hold on to power, even things Biden's team might find truly unbelievable
Israel is now publicly lobbying congress to approve Trump's massive arms deals with UAE, amid growing criticism on Capitol Hill
Speaking on MSNBC alongside his Emirati counterpart, Israel's envoy to Washington says the UAE is 'an ally confronting Iran,' amid growing criticism in Congress over the sale
Douglas Macgregor, one of several Trump loyalists recently installed at the Pentagon, says the pro-Israeli lobby in the United States is trying to drag America into war
The former speaker of the House falsely tied Jewish philanthropist George Soros to accusations of election theft. The Anti-Defamation League, the leading U.S. organization fighting antisemitism, told Haaretz that public officials should avoid such language
It appears Trump’s attempts to portray himself as the most ‘pro-Israel’ president in U.S. history made little to no impression on the vast majority of American Jews
Harris has walked the tightrope on the issue of Israel, facing criticism from the left wing of the Democratic Party after meeting AIPAC leaders in 2019
In both states, the memo notes, the number one priority for Jewish voters is tackling the COVID-19 pandemic, followed by the economy and healthcare. Meanwhile, Israel 'ranks toward the bottom' of priorities
With election day looming, an American Jewish Committee poll finds 75 percent of Jews will vote for Joe Biden, but also reveals dramatic polarization between Orthodox and non-Orthodox Jews
Special guest Jacob Kornbluh joined Haaretz's Anshel Pfeffer and Danielle Ziri on how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community in Israel and the U.S.
Chemi Shalev and Allison Kaplan Sommer answered your questions on Trump vs. Biden, whether Israel can maintain support on both sides of the political aisle and what happens to Israel-Arab relations in the event of a Biden victory
WATCH Trump Fails to Denounce White Supremacy: 'Someone's Gotta Do Something About Antifa and the Left'
In first presidential debate,Trump says 'almost everything I see comes from the left-wing, not from the right-wing,' while rival Biden calls president a 'clown' and a 'racist'
Biography of the GOP elder statesman chronicles his battles with Israel, including the time he barred Netanyahu from entering the State Department
The progressive lawmaker’s snub of Americans for Peace Now shouldn’t come as a surprise, and it’s time for like-minded groups to give up on her and focus on their real allies in Congress
Amos Harel and Judy Maltz briefed Haaretz readers on the new lockdown, the growing divide between secular and Haredi Israelis, and some potential good news about a vaccine
Report claims Prime Minister and wife bring laundry from Israel on official visits to be cleaned 'free of charge by U.S. staff,' matching years of Israeli reporting on the Netanyahus' habit
Ginsburg, who died Friday at age 87, was a fearless fighter for women’s rights; Judaism was an important part of Ginsburg’s identity throughout her life
Steve Israel, who is advising the Biden campaign on Middle East policy, tells Haaretz that Trump's defense of white supremacists in Charlottesville is what got Biden join the presidential race
After the signing ceremony, it’s possible to offer a clear assessment of the new agreements’ benefits – and weaknesses
From domestic to pandemic politics, electoral point scoring to weapon sales, what moves are expected to come from normalization?
Two-thirds of Jewish voters plan to vote Biden-Harris, while 30% say they'll vote for Trump, according to a new survey. It also shows that Israel is a low priority issue for most of these voters
Anti-government protests follow Netanyahu in D.C. visit to sign UAE, Bahrain deals
At J Street event, former VP promised to push for two-state solution, criticized both Israeli and Palestinian leaders, and accused Trump of embracing far-right conspiracy theories
Survey commissioned by evangelical news site with close ties to Trump and Netanyahu, finds only seven percent said they prefer Israeli sovereignty in West Bank to UAE deal
The Democratic presidential hopeful’s campaign is holding virtual events focusing on Jewish voters in communities large and small, with a new ‘star’: running mate Kamala Harris’ Jewish husband
Protesters hold rallies simultaneously with Saturday's thousands-strong demonstrations in Israel, calling for the prime minister to resign