Supreme Court Rules Against Religious Gathering Limits in NYS

The U.S. Supreme Court issued an injunction late Wednesday night, blocking Governor Andrew Cuomo from enforcing 10- and 25-person occupancy limits on religious institutions. The state had told the court...

RAA Condemns Democratic Socialists of America Platform

  The Rabbinical Alliance of America–Igud HaRabbonim condemns the Democratic Socialists of America’s subversive and destructive platform as well as their endorsement of candidates for the New York City Council....

11th District Rep. Max Rose Concedes Loss

Incumbent Rep. Max Rose (D-N.Y.) conceded on Thursday to Republican New York State Assembly Member Nicole Malliotakis in the race for the U.S. House of Representatives in New York’s...

Hikind Publishes Roast of Cuomo’s Leadership Lessons Book

Former Brooklyn assemblyman Dov Hikind has published a parody of Governor Andrew Cuomo's new book "American Crisis: Leadership Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic." The book titled "Lessons in Leadership: King Covidius Cuomo"...

Economic Pain Remains From Brooklyn Hotspot Shutdowns

The coronavirus hotspot in the Brooklyn neighborhoods that are home to large communities of Orthodox Jews shifted from a “red” to an “orange” zone on Tuesday, in recognition of...

YU Open House Coming to a Screen Near You

  Welcoming Prospective Students to Undergraduate Open Houses This story of growth in the face of challenges will be proudly showcased during the University’s upcoming virtual undergraduate open houses later this...

‘The Rant’ Anonymous Bigot’s Job Is Combating Discrimination

BY RON KAMPEAS (JTA) – The New York Police Department official charged with combating discrimination in the department posted hundreds of racist, antisemitic, misogynist, and homophobic slurs on a message board. The...

Lee Zeldin Confirmed Winner in NY 1st District

Republican incumbent Lee Zeldin has been declared the winner by a wide margin in the race for New York's 1st Congressional District seat against challenger Democrat Nancy Goroff. With 99%...

NY Schools With COVID Upticks Can Reopen Under New Testing Plan

BY SHIRA HANAU (JTA) — After weeks of closures, schools in parts of New York with relatively high COVID-19 rates, including several that are home to large Orthodox Jewish communities, will...

Satmar Rabbi Denounces Borough Park Protests

BY SHIRA HANAU (JTA) — A leader of a major Hasidic sect denounced protests earlier this month where local Orthodox Jews voiced their anger at lockdown measures targeting their neighborhoods. Rabbi Aaron...
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