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...

US: Surveillance Program Will Continue

My Way/AP — The Obama administration considered whether to charge a government contractor with leaking classified surveillance secrets while it defended the broad U.S. spy program that it says...

Groups react to Minn. Rep’s Reference to Apartheid

U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.), accepting an award from the U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights last month, referred to Israel's Nation-State law as sanctioning apartheid. “Friends, the world has a name...

Donald Trumps Them All

By Larry Gordon Now that it appears that in all likelihood Donald Trump will be the Republican Party nominee for the presidency and that Hillary Clinton will be the Democratic...

Pressley’s Massachusetts Win Puts Spotlight on Her Israel Record

Ayanna Pressley upset 10-term Democratic Rep. Michael Capuano in the Tuesday-night primary for the party nomination in Massachusetts’ 7th District. Unopposed by a Republican in the general election, Pressley is expected to...

Three Police Officers Killed in Baton Rouge Shooting

One of the officers killed in the Baton Rouge shooting. Photo: Baton Rouge Police Department. A gunman fatally shot three law enforcement officers and wounded three others here on Sunday...

Watchdog Group Sues Government to Obtain Records of BDS Groups

JNS.org – A conservative watchdog group has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the State Department, Department of Homeland Security and Department of Defense over Obama-era records...

Hikind Thanks Trump for Rosh Hashanah Call

NY State Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brookyn) thanked President Donald Trump for the kind recognition the president personally gave him during the White House’s annual Rosh Hashanah call. “President Trump has...

Jewish Community Needs to be Protected, Ocasio-Cortez Says

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said the Jewish community needs to be protected against its concerns about antisemitism coming from the White House. In an interview...

Groups Demand U of Michigan Sanction Educators Advocating BDS

Nearly 60 organizations called on University of Michigan president Mark Schlissel to sanction professors at the public research university who engage in the BDS movement. They also decried his reaction to...

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Israel Becomes Fourth Country to Launch Mission to Moon

Israel became the first to launch a privately funded mission to the moon, in addition to becoming the fourth country to launch a lunar...

How Karl Lagerfeld Cleansed Chanel of its Nazi Past

  (JTA) — If you walk into any wealthy Jewish American neighborhood, a careful eye will spot designer duds – Gucci, Prada, Louis Vuitton – sported...

The Way It Is: It Could Always Be Worse

  There is an oft-used expression that goes like this: “Things could always be worse.” Never has this been more evident than it is right...

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