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In a report lambasting Israel’s conduct during its recent military offensive in Gaza, Amnesty International, one of the world’s most widely recognized human rights groups, has called on the United Nations Security Council to impose an arms embargo on the Jewish state.
Behind the headlines about the massive layoffs sweeping the Jewish world are experiences like that of Rochelle Mancini.
The Obama administration is moving ahead on its push to engage Iran, nearly concluding a review of its policies toward that country, and naming veteran Middle East diplomat Dennis Ross as a special adviser.
It was a typical crowd for a Yeshiva University student event: long skirts and long sleeves for the girls, yarmulkes and tzitzis for the boys.
America’s oldest Jewish publisher has embarked on a project to bring the study of Judaism’s most ancient texts into the digital age.