DCJCC Cancels Theater J's Middle East Festival, Prompting Censorship Debate

Washington DC’s Theater J was told to cancel a festival featuring works critical of Israel, prompting worries about censorship — and one board member’s resignation.

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Grandson of Rudolf Hoess Attends Budapest Holocaust Commemoration

Hungarian Holocaust survivors had a difficult time handling the presence of Rainer Hoess, the grandson of Auschwitz death camp commander Rudolf Hoess, at an event in Budapest.

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Ukraine Jewish Leader Dies in Possible Suicide

Vadim Vishnevsky, a prominent member of the Jewish community of Kharkiv in Ukraine, died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Will Renewed Terror Stifle Jerusalem's Secular Renaissance?

Jerusalem has gotten a cultural makeover in recent years. But with the return of terrorist violence to the area, some worry the hard-won revival will fade away.

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As Chabad Gathers, South Dakota Is Only State Missing

Some 4,200 Chabad rabbis from more than 80 countries are gathering this weekend in New York for the annual conference of Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries.

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