Labour Suspends Member for Call to March on British Synagogue

(JTA) — Britain’s Labour Party suspended a party member who called for a march to a synagogue to protest disciplinary action against another member accused of spreading antisemitic conspiracy...

California Haven Learns It Can Happen Here

BY GABRIELLE BIRKNER POWAY, Calif. (JTA)— With hundreds gathered to show support for the victims of a shooting inside his synagogue, Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein recounted the moment when he came...

Antisemitic Incidents in Canada Rise to Record Number

BY DAVID LAZARUS MONTREAL (JTA) — Antisemitic incidents in Canada rose to a record high for the third consecutive year, according to an annual audit by B’nai Brith Canada released...

FBI Got Tip About Poway Shooter Minutes Before Attack

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — The FBI was tipped off to a threat about five minutes before the deadly shooting at the Chabad of Poway synagogue, but it was too...

ADL: Poway Shooting Shows Need to Take Antisemitism More Seriously

(JTA) — The head of the Anti-Defamation League said Saturday’s synagogue shooting should serve as a “wake-up call” for politicians and business executives to more seriously address antisemitism. Jonathan Greenblatt,...

Accused Poway Synagogue Shooter Charged With Murder

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — The alleged gunman in the attack on Chabad of Poway synagogue near San Diego was charged with murder. John Earnest, 19, was charged on Sunday afternoon...

Poway Synagogue to Hold Memorial for Woman Slain in Passover Attack

BY GABRIELLE BIRKNER POWAY, Calif. (JTA) — Lori Gilbert-Kaye will be memorialized at the synagogue where she was shot to death during Saturday morning services in what is being called...

Trump Calls Rabbi of Chabad of Poway After Fatal Shooting

BY GABRIELLE BIRKNER POWAY, Calif. (JTA) — President Donald Trump placed a condolence call to the spiritual leader of the Chabad of Poway, the San Diego-area synagogue where a shooting...

New York Times Apologizes for Publishing ‘Antisemitic Political Cartoon’

NEW YORK (JTA) — After widespread condemnation, and an initial statement that critics slammed as inadequate, The New York Times apologized for publishing an “antisemitic political cartoon” in its...

Sderot Residents Among Wounded in California Synagogue Shooting

Two of the victims of Saturday’s shooting at the Chabad synagogue in Poway, California, were former residents of the rocket-beleaguered Israeli town of Sderot, and had come to America...
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More Title I Assistance Available to Jewish Students in NYC

Hundreds of more students at Jewish day schools and yeshivahs in New York City may be eligible for Title I educational assistance after a...

Death of Teen in Terror Attack Leaves Void in ‘Heart of the Nation’

A 17-year-old girl was killed and her father and older brother were seriously wounded on Friday when a bomb was detonated at a natural...

Antisemitic Canadian Editor Sentenced to 1 Year in Prison

BY DAVID LAZARUS MONTREAL (JTA) — A Canadian editor was handed a one-year prison sentence for promoting hatred against Jews and women in his publication. James...

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