French-Jewish judge resigns to protest high court’s ruling in Sarah Halimi affair

(JTA) — Outraged by a high court’s ruling in the Sarah Halimi affair, a French-Jewish judge has quit his post. “I decided to resign over the ruling, which at first...

Windows broken at 4 synagogues in Bronx Jewish neighborhood

NEW YORK (JTA) — Four synagogues in the New York City neighborhood of Riverdale were vandalized as rocks were hurled through their windows and glass doors. The vandalism in the...

Hundreds protest at French embassy in Tel Aviv over Halimi murder ruling

(April 26, 2021 / JNS) Hundreds of protesters rallied in front of the French embassy in Tel Aviv on Sunday, in solidarity with the large-scale demonstration held in Paris...

‘Jews are Jews and they’ll deal with Jews,’ Chicago lawmaker on trial for corruption...

(JTA) — A powerful Chicago lawmaker on trial for corruption allegedly made a derogatory comment about Jews in a newly uncovered wiretapped conversation from 2017. Ed Burke, 77, a longtime...

(JTA) — Is it possible to play Major League Baseball while being a Sabbath-observant Jew? It’s a question that could have an answer within the next few years if Elie...

1,500 Rabbis Slam ADL For Partisan Charges Of Anti-Semitism

After the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) called for Fox News host Tucker Carlson to be fired, the Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV) stepped in to rebuke the ADL for “grossly...

Deputy Quds Force commander dead of heart attack, says Iran

(April 19, 2021 / JNS) The deputy commander of Iran’s Quds Force has died of heart disease, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps announced on Sunday. Brig. Gen. Muhammad Hussein-Zada Hejazi,...

Macron calls for change in law after killer of French Jewish woman avoids trial

(JTA) — After a man who killed his Jewish neighbor successfully pled that he was unfit to stand trial because of what a court called a marijuana-induced psychotic episode,...

Bernie Madoff, Dead At 82

By Larry Gordon Bernie Madoff the notorious Ponzi scheme perpetrator has died in prison according to the Associated Press. Madoff was serving a 150 year prison sentence after being convicted of...
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