Canada Jewry Takes a Sharp Turn to Right Republicans Can Only Dream About

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper trumpets his unswerving support of Israel. Could the Conservative’s stand cement Jewish support in the looming national election — and why is politics so different north of the border?

Steve Gutow Steps Down at JCPA

The head of the Jewish community’s grassroots umbrella organization on policy issues is stepping down after 10 years.

The 2 We Lost in the Philadelphia Amtrak Train Crash

The Amtrak train that hurtled off the tracks in Philadelphia left a trail of broken bodies and dreams. Among the dead are at least two Jews, both with inspirational life stories.

Jewish Start-Up CEO Rachel Jacobs Killed in Amtrak Tragedy

Rachel Jacobs, a CEO and Jewish community activist, was reportedly killed in the crash of an Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia, family and friends said.

Jewish Naval Midshipman Among Dead in Amtrak Crash

Justin Zemser, a 20-year-old Jewish midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy in Maryland, was one of at least seven passengers killed in a deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.