Forward Staff, Jta


SHORTCUTS

By Forward Staff, Jta

What’s in a name? According to Jews for Jesus, plenty.Last week, the Messianic Jewish organization filed a lawsuit against Internet titan Google in U.S. District Court in New York City, citing trademark infringement. The subject of the complaint is jewsforjesus.blogspot.com, the blog of an anonymous individual self-identifiedRead More


California Pol Passes on Pro-Rice Letter

By Forward Staff, Jta

Influential Democratic Rep. Howard Berman of California has refused to co-sponsor and sign a letter praising Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice for brokering the recent Israeli-Palestinian agreement on the Rafah border crossing.“I was fine with everything about the letter except the last paragraph,” Berman, a senior memberRead More


Newsdesk November 25, 2005

By Forward Staff, Jta

Russia: Rabbi Can’t ReturnMoscow’s chief rabbi, Pinchas Goldschmidt, will never be allowed to return to Russia, the country’s Internal Affairs Ministry said. The news came in a letter from the ministry publicized Tuesday. The letter cited an article in Russian legislation that prevents foreigners who are deemed threats to RussianRead More






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