Megadonor Michael Steinhardt Accused By 7 Women of a Pattern of Sexual Harassment

(JTA) — Michael Steinhardt, the megadonor who helped found Birthright Israel and supports a wide range of Jewish institutions, has been accused of a pattern of propositioning and making...

Gallup: More Than Half of Jews Identify as Democrats

(JTA) — About half of American Jews identified as Democrats in Gallup polls in 2018. Some 52 percent of American Jews identified as Democrat, 16 percent as Republican and 31...

Trump Promotes New Republican Group ‘Jexodus’

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — President Donald Trump promoted on his Twitter feed a group founded by Republicans that hopes to draw young Jews away from the Democratic Party. “‘Jewish...

Trump Tells GOP Donors in Florida: ‘Democrats Hate Jewish People’

President Donald Trump told Republican donors on Friday at Mar-a-Lago in Florida that the “Democrats hate Jewish people,” reported Axios. The president made the statement following the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passing a...

Jewish Guide to 2020 Presidential Challengers

BY JOSEFIN DOLSTEN (JTA) — The field of 2020 presidential contenders is a crowded one, to say the least. We have put together a series of articles that explore the candidates...

Trump Slams Democrats as ‘Anti-Jewish Party’

President Donald Trump on Friday weighed in on the bitter debate in Congress over the antisemitic comments made by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), accusing the Democratic Party of becoming...

House Passes Resolution Condemning Antisemitism, Islamophobia

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution on Thursday afternoon condemning antisemitism and Islamophobia. The final tally was 407-23. “Whereas whether from the political right, center or left, bigotry, discrimination,...

More Than $6.3 Million Raised for Victims of Pittsburgh Synagogue Attack

(JTA) — Thousands of givers have opened their hearts to those affected by the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, donating more than $6.3 million to a fund for their benefit set...

Engel Won’t Remove Minnesota Rep. Omar From Foreign Affairs Committee

The chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said on Tuesday that he will not eject Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) from the committee over her latest antisemitic remarks. “No, I’m...

Michael Bloomberg Won’t Run for resident in 2020

BY GABE FRIEDMAN (JTA) — Michael Bloomberg will not run for president in 2020. In an op-ed on the Bloomberg site, he said he is “clear-eyed about the difficulty of winning the Democratic...

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AIPAC 2019: Interview with Rachel Frankel

5TJT Columnist Baila Sebrow is proudly attending AIPAC 2019. She was honored to interview Rachel Frankel about what AIPAC means to her and her...

Billions Of Butterflies Visit Israel On Their Way To Cyprus

By HAGAY HACOHEN - Jerusalem Post - 03/21/2019 Billions of painted lady butterflies visit Israel this Purim on their migration to Cyprus. Billions of painted lady butterflies...

Mueller Report: No Trump – Russia collusion

By David Rosenberg - Israel National News -  24/03/19 22:18 The much-anticipated report by special counsel Robert Mueller on the 2016 presidential race has found...

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