Touro College gives credit to students who take an internet class with Jerusalem Online U. Critics ask if the course meets academic standards or if it is just pro-Israel propaganda.
The statehood bid was supposed to bring the Palestinian people one step closer to real independence. On the streets, there’s little sign of change anyone can believe in.
Israel warned of a ‘diplomatic tsunami,’ Palestinians promised a game changer that would reshape Middle East peacemaking. It all ended with a whimper. Now what?
The Forward 50 highlights the impactful work of American Jews in many arenas. The baseball field. The concert hall. The scientific laboratory. The refugee camp. Celebrate their acheivements!
The Eldridge Street Synagogue held a reenactment of its founding 125 years ago. There was klezmer music, Yiddish acting and a celebration of its role in Jewish life.