California’s sprawling state university may soon adopt a definition of anti-Semitism that could allow it to ban many campus protests of Israel. Is the move defending Jewish students’ rights — or an effort to squelch free speech?
Sheldon Adelson’s secret summit in Las Vegas has been declared a rousing success, with up to $50 million pouring into the coffers of pro-Israel campus groups. So why do some Jewish groups see its aggressive approach as a recipe for failure?
The world has moved on from last summer’s Israel-Hamas war, but Palestinians have not. Amid the threat of renewed violence, Naomi Zeveloff went to Gaza to learn firsthand about a traumatized people.
The quiet Iraqi village of Al Qosh, thought to house the tomb of a Jewish prophet, lies only 34 miles from the headquarters of ISIS. Benjamin Kweskin traveled there over Shavuot. This is what he found.
The spiritual leader of a tony congregation in the Hamptons, has been expelled from the Rabbinical Council of America over allegations of an illicit affair with a congregant, the Forward has learned.