Liberal Newcomers Hope to Gain Foothold in World Zionist Congress

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — The list includes names like Peter Beinart, the liberal writer; Jeremy Ben-Ami, the president of the liberal Middle East policy group J Street; and Sheila Katz,...

News From the Hills: Pearl Harbor and the Holocaust

  It’s been a long time since we went to a movie — at least a year — and I don’t remember what movie it was. In between though, we...

ADL Conference Focuses on Antisemitism in Schools

JNS.org – For many of the attendees at last week’s “Never Is Now” conference in New York sponsored by the Anti-Defamation League, the global and geopolitical impacts of the...

Faroe Islands Will Recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

(JTA) — The Faroe Islands will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Faroese Foreign Minister Jenis av Rana told the Danish-language newspaper Politiken on Thursday that he plans to open a...

Rav Kanievsky Hears Report on Har HaZeisim Accomplishments

After hearing a detailed report on the progress on Har HaZeisim from his grandson, Rav Aryeh Kanievsky, Maran Rav Chaim Kanievsky blessed the work of the International Committee for...

Funds Found for Israel’s Foreign Ministry to Resume Diplomatic Activity

The Finance Ministry approved a flow of funds to the Foreign Ministry on Monday that will allow it to continue its overseas activities following an unprecedented order the night...

Playground at Queens Beach Club Targeted With Antisemitic Graffiti

(JTA) — A playground at a private beach club in Queens was targeted with antisemitic and racist graffiti. The playground at the Silver Gull was closed, the club announced on...

Sen. Kaminsky Blasts National Grid’s Proposed Rate Hike

  Senator Todd Kaminsky sent a letter to the New York State Public Service Commission (“PSC”) blasting National Grid’s proposed rate hike. The senator urged state officials to deny the...

Former ADL Chief Abe Foxman: ‘Threat to US Is Greatest From Extreme Right’

President Donald Trump’s condemnation of white supremacy on Monday was “absolutely necessary, but it was just an opening salvo and certainly not enough,” a veteran American Jewish leader told...

US House Bill Would Penalize Those Who Help Palestinian Terror Groups

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed bipartisan legislation requiring the American government to sanction international entities that provide support to Hamas or Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ). With Tuesday’s...
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USHMM Works to Preserve Evidence of the Holocaust

By Rochelle Miller The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. is in a race against time to collect and preserve the evidence of...

Jewish News Wins 18-Month Legal Battle Against Polish Nationalist Group

BY KATARZYNA MARKUSZ WARSAW, Poland (JTA) — A London-based Jewish newspaper did not have to use the term “German Nazis” an appeals court in Warsaw ruled,...

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