5 Jewish Things About Amy Klobuchar

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — The race for the Democratic presidential nomination is starting to look like a CNN panel — more people fit than you think possible. Up next is...

Ohel, Camp Kaylie Jerusalem Marathon Runners Team Up to Help Children With Special Needs

A large, passionate, and committed team of over 50 runners, from Israel and the U.S., ran in this years’ Jerusalem Marathon for the first time, raising money for Camp...

Peace, Politics, And Plutonium: A Guide To The Mayhem In The Middle East

The Young Israel of Plainview presents an evening with Gil Hoffman, chief political correspondent of the Jerusalem Post, Saturday November 9, 7:30—9:30 p.m. at 132 Southern Parkway in Plainview....

HIAS Statement on Pittsburgh Tragedy

Editor's note: Pittsburgh shooting suspect Robert Bowers blamed HIAS for his actions. “HIAS likes to bring invaders in that kill our people. I can’t sit by and watch my people get slaughtered." Robert...

Charges Dropped Against Arab Gang Accused of Assaulting Jewish Teen

NICE, France (JTA) — A French judge has dropped hate crime charges against Arab teenagers who allegedly assaulted a Jewish teenager outside a synagogue near Paris, a watchdog group said. The National...

Released Palestinian Terrorist Received as Hero in West Bank

Fatah terrorist Rajaei Haddad and PA leader Mahmoud Abbas embracing on Palestinian Authority TV. Photo: Screenshot. JNS.org – Palestinian Authority TV aired on April 10 footage from a party held for...

Student President of Biggest College in U.S. Is Jewish — and an Undocumented Immigrant

  ORLANDO, Fla. (JTA) — Growing up, Josh Boloña was just like a lot of kids in South Florida: He was a Latino immigrant from Ecuador, in an area with...

Pitch for Hope Competition Seeks Ideas for Coexistence

Under the banner "Red Card for Hate," Chelsea Football Club and The World Jewish Congress have launched the international Pitch for Hope competition, the first stage of a three-pronged...

Obama to Visit Aurora In Wake of Theater Massacre (Photos)

President Barack Obama will travel to Aurora, Colo. on Sunday to visit the families of the victims in the deadly movie theater rampage. Although Obama will not attend a vigil...

Google Accused of Anti-Romney Bias

Is Google showing its liberal bias when its image search for "completely wrong" yields photo of presidential hopeful Mitt Romney?  Actually, no, the company said: it's based on comments...

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The Way It Is: Programmed For Pesach

  It’s that time of year again. The season is here when we see the advertisements for Pesach programs. Most of us are still sweeping...

Trump Signs Proclamation Recognizing Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looking on, President Donald Trump signed a proclamation recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the...

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