The academic group representing American anthropologists overwhelmingly voted approved a proposed boycott of Israeli academic institutions that would ban collaborations between the association and Israeli universities.
Samia Hathroubi, *a French Muslim human rights activist, has been active in interfaith work between Muslim and Jewish communities as the European programs coordinator for the New York-based Foundation for Ethnic Understanding. In the days since the November 13 Paris attacks, she has been wrestling with the implications for French Muslims and their relations with French Jews.
Former N.Y. State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver once tossed government grants worth millions to favored groups. His corruption trial marks the end of an era in Albany.
Radical activist Max Geller finds the media usually ignores his attacks on Israel. But it’s a totally different story when he takes pot shots at iconic impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
The futurist and the rabbi met on the stage at the Holocaust museum. They talked about evil and progress — and then everyone went upstairs for cocktails.
Warehouse workers at the large Hasidic-owned camera store B & H Photo Video voted to join the United Steelworkers union on November 4, organizers said in a statement.
After America’s most influential ultra-Orthodox rabbis denounce Open Orthodoxy as illegitimate, Rabbi Avi Weiss hits back by asserting that the more-inclusive movement is ‘the real Modern Orthodoxy.’
With the New York Mets primed to take on the Kansas City Royals in the World Series tonight, it seems the team is finally freeing itself from the ghost of Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme.
Workers at the iconic camera store B and H say they face unsafe labor conditions and are looking to unionize.
Ruth Messinger will step down next year as president of the international development group American Jewish World Service after 18 years at the helm.