Stop the Hate: Protesters tried to deliver a petition urging Uganda President Yoweri Museveni to veto anti-gay legislation.

    Rabbis Join Protest Against Uganda Anti-Gay Laws

    Human rights activists were unsuccessful in their attempt to deliver a letter to the Ugandan embassy in Washington signed by more than 400 rabbis protesting that country’s anti-homosexuality policy.

    Abraham Foxman To Step Down as Anti-Defamation League Chief

    Abraham H. Foxman will step down from his position as National Director of the Anti-Defamation League next year, ending a 50-year career in Jewish communal service.

    Kosher Message? Ultra-Orthodox rabbis pack Shea Stadium to condemn the internet in June 2012. With Hasidim flocking to WhatsApp, will the free messaging service be their next target?

    Ultra-Orthodox Internet Company Meshimir Blocks WhatsApp Messaging

    An ultra-Orthodox web-filtering company will begin blocking photos and videos sent via the WhatsApp system starting today. Some rabbis have denounced the service as a danger to Jewish life.

    Sochi Jews Join Israelis for Munich Olympic Terror Memorial

    Members of the Jewish community of Sochi and Israeli delegates to the Olympics held a memorial for the 11 Israelis killed by terrorists in Munich at the Summer Games in 1972.

    Mark Zuckerberg Gives $1B To Top Philanthropy List

    Facebook Inc. founder and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife topped a list of the biggest U.S. philanthropic donors in 2013, giving away nearly $1 billion, the Chronicle of Philanthropy said on Monday.