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Spanish Cities Celebrate Jewish Women’s Contributions to Their Heritage


More than 25 Spanish cities launched a cultural program centered around their Jewish heritage in celebration of the 15th European Day of Jewish Culture.Read More

Brussels Jewish Museum Opens Its Doors Four Months After Shooting


Four months after a shooting that killed four people, the Brussels Jewish Museum opened its doors to the public again on Sunday in a solemn ceremony attended by Belgian Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo.Read More

French Man Threatens to Commit Murder at Jewish School


Police in Marseille arrested a man who brandished a weapon in front of a Jewish school and threatened to commit murder.Read More

President of Hillel Calls on Ohio University Apology for Arrests


The President of Hillel International called on Ohio University to apologize to four pro-Israel students who were arrested during a protest.Read More

70 Years After Death in Battle, Jewish Soldier Buried at Arlington


Private First Class Daniel Gavrin, declared missing in 1944, was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery in a Jewish ceremony.Read More

Connecticut Home Invasion Killer Sues for Kosher Meals on Death Row

By Reuters

A man sentenced to death for a triple murder in a brutal home invasion in Connecticut is suing to demand a Kosher diet as a newly declared Orthodox Jew, saying the prison’s resistance has forced him into “starvation.”Read More

City University of New York Graduate Students To Vote on BDS


A student group at the City University of New York is set to discuss and vote on a proposed resolution calling for a boycott of Israel.Read More

Prominent Orthodox Rabbi Condemns Vaccines as a 'Hoax'

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

Shmuel Kamenetsky, one of the country’s most prominent ultra-Orthodox rabbis, condemned vaccines as a ‘hoax’ and a ‘problem’ in an interview with a local Jewish newspaper.Read More

Belfast Mayor Urged to Restore Chaim Herzog Plaque Taken Down This Summer


Several hundred residents of Belfast signed a petition asking their mayor to display a plaque honoring former Israeli president Chaim Herzog that was taken down this summer due to vandalism.Read More

Israeli Rabbi Fleeing Charges of Sex Crimes Arrested Near Amsterdam


A well-known Israeli rabbi who fled the country after being accused of sex crimes was arrested near Amsterdam.Read More

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