Immigrants Celebrate Special Israeli Seder

Why was the night of April 4 different from all other nights in Tel Aviv? Because some illegal immigrants used a Seder to mark their own story of escape from destitution.


Obama Celebrates Message of Passover

President Obama sent out an annual Passover greeting in which he discusses the universal message of the Seder. He’s also looking forward to matzo-ball soup.

Food Pantries Swell at Passover

Passover is supposed to be a time for family and food. Poverty has forced a surprising number of Jews to seek help during a season of plenty.


U.N. Pushes West Bank Settlement 'Probe'

The U.N. is pushing ahead with a ‘fact-finding’ mission into Israeli settlements. Some fear a repeat of the Goldstone report that accused Israel of war crimes in Gaza.


Judaica Store May Close in Sign of Times

Condos and trendy cafes crowd the old Jewish immigrant neighborhood of the lower East Side. One developer is seeking to lure young Jews, even as the symbols of the past leave for good.

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