Ben-Ami, who founded the J Street eight years ago and serves as its president, expressed a willingness to work on common goals with members and offices of the new administration.
As he vilified President Obama and Islam, the crowd at Ahavath Torah Congregation cheered him on with resounding applause.
Boston’s Mayor Martin J. Walsh had strong words for the Trump administration.
Participating in such a well-attended and global march left many participants feeling more hopeful and confident than since, well, Nov. 8.
We are often those who are most negatively hurt by religious discrimination, Congressman Frank warned, alluding to a series of things that happened in the 30s, when America was officially anti-Semitic, and pro-Christian — even skeptical of Catholics.
Susie Davidson reports live on the Jewish angle from the Democratic National Convention.
At the Democratic National Committee’s Jewish roundtable, Rep. Jared Polis urged attendees to increase the Jewish Democratic vote from 75 to 90 percent.
Congressman Jerrold Nadler on Trump: “this is honestly the first fascist I’ve ever seen running a presidential campaign.”
Mordy Siegal is committed to providing convenient kosher food to the hungry masses.
The upcoming festival of Shavuot, which means “weeks,” marks the end of a seven-week period that begins during Passover, and the receiving of the Torah under a cloud of smoke at Mount Sinai.