Jewish Groups Protest Professor’s Use of Facebook Page for BDS Message

A petition from dozens of Jewish organizations large and small has been sent to the chancellor of California State University system protesting a professor’s use of a department’s official...

Yankees’ Mariano Rivera a Speaker at CUFI Conference

BY GABE FRIEDMAN (JTA) — The usual bio for Mariano Rivera includes retired New York Yankees relief pitcher, all-time saves leader, first player voted unanimously into the Baseball Hall of...


  By Shalom Pollack As I entered the club where I work out, I was greeted by Shalom, a member of the kibbutz that owns the facility. He asked what the meaning...

Gal Gadot to Star in Netflix Largest Feature Film Yet

(JTA) — Israeli actress Gal Gadot will star in the biggest feature film ever made by Netflix. “Red Notice,” also starring Ryan Reynolds and Duane Johnson, will have a production budget...

US Coast Guard Suspends Search for Virginia Rabbi

The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its nearly 24-hour search on Wednesday afternoon for a rabbi gone missing off the coast of Virginia Beach. However, local rescue crews, Hatzolah, Misaskim, and...

Recalling Ross Perot’s Relationship With Israel, American Jews

Two-time U.S. presidential candidate Ross Perot died in Dallas on Tuesday at the age of 89 after a battle with leukemia. Beside for becoming a self-made Texas billionaire, he was...

Antisemitic Cartoonist Won’t Attend White House Social-Media Summit

Ben Garrison, a political cartoonist who has drawn antisemitic illustrations, will no longer be attending the White House’s social-media summit on Thursday, reported Politico. The invite sparked condemnation from the...

Frager: We Must Help Find Moshe Eliezer Ilovitz

By Joseph Frager, MD American citizen and father of five, Moshe Eliezer Ilovitz, went missing in Israel one Saturday morning six weeks ago. It is hard to believe, but there...

Coldplay’s Chris Martin Visits School for Jewish and Arab Children

BY GABE FRIEDMAN (JTA) — Coldplay frontman Chris Martin visited a kindergarten for Jewish and Arab children in the central Israeli city of Jaffa during a quick visit. The English rock...

Recovery Mission Continues for Rabbi Who Rescued Student at Virginia Beach

(JTA) — The U.S. Coast Guard will continue what it is calling a recovery mission for a rabbi who jumped into the ocean in a state park in Virginia...
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