NY’s New Education Regulations Are Vital for Hasidic Children

By MIRIAM MOSTER NEW YORK (JTA) — On our first date nearly nine years ago, my (now) husband resolved to improve Hasidic education. He had grown up in the Belz Hasidic community...

We Didn’t Need More Evidence — Richard Spencer Has Always Been An Antisemite

By SPENCER SUNSHINE NEW YORK (JTA) — There is something curious about the media attention given to the recent leak of Richard Spencer’s post-Charlottesville rant, in which he decried “little f—ing kikes” and...

Jager: Nothing Can Keep Netanyahu From Top Spot

Analyzing Israel's second national election in the short period of six months, I can say with certainty that Benjamin Netanyahu will be asked once again by Israel’s President Rivlin...

Jager: American Jewry in Total Denial

By Ron Jager Not a day goes by without Jews being shot in their synagogues, stabbed, bludgeoned, pushed to the ground, spat on, and cursed at. Graffiti on the walls...

Who’s Funding Palestinian Settlements in Area C, Part 2

By Edwin Black In the 1990s, after years of diplomatic wrangling, Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization signed the Oslo Accords, envisioning a peaceful two-state solution. Under the complex Oslo...

Frager: Trump Says What Most Jews Feel But Are Afraid to Say

By Joseph Frager, MD President Trump does not mince words. He gets right to the point. He cuts right to the chase. Truth is not easy to swallow. However, truth is...

Opinion: Orthodox Yeshivas Are Not Swindling Public Funds

By Rabbi Avi Shafran Yeshivas unapologetically emphasize religious and ethical instruction. A small number of such schools have been accused of falling short in their secular studies departments. Last November,...

Botwinick: Stand Together to Stamp Out Hatred

By Dr. Chaim Y. Botwinick I just returned home from another amazing trip to Israel with renewed personal and spiritual perspective. It was a trip like none other. This was...

Is Antisemitism Dependent on Intention?

By DAVID SCHRAUB BERKELEY, Calif. (JTA) — Rep. Tom Emmer, chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee, recently sent out a fundraising letter on behalf of the Republican Party that accused a trio...
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