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Brandeis Wins Apology From Babson for 'Happy Holocaust' Signs

By JTA

Babson College formally apologized to Brandeis University for the anti-Semitic behavior of its men’s soccer team 35 years ago.Read More


YouTube Removes Video Asking Alicia Keys To Cancel Concert in Israel

By JTA

YouTube removed a video calling on Alicia Keys to cancel a concert in Tel Aviv.Read More


Deborah Lipstadt Slams Claims Conference Leaders Over Handling of Fraud Probe

By Paul Berger

Holocaust historian Deborah Lipstadt has hit out at the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany’s handling of a $57 million fraud.Read More


Chief Rabbi Candidate David Stav Lashes Back at Ultra-Orthodox

By JTA

David Stav has based his campaign to become Israel’s next Ashkenazi chief rabbi on a message of inclusion, friendliness and tolerance.Read More


Gilad Shalit Fury Grows Over Canada Paper's Attack on Former Israeli Captive

By JTA

B’nai B’rith International has disassociated itself from a news story critical of former captive Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit published in a Canadian Jewish newspaper.Read More


Ukrainian Far Right Nationalists Barred From U.S. for Anti-Semitic Hatred

By JTA

Two leaders of Ukraine’s ultranationalist Svoboda Party have been banned from entering the United States for their open anti-Semitism, a Ukrainian daily reported.Read More


Netanyahu Ready To Give 90% of West Bank Back to Palestinians: Report

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu would be willing to withdraw from most of the West Bank and evacuate numerous settlements as part of an agreement with the Palestinians, as long as his security demands were satisfied, a senior cabinet minister from Netanyahu’s Likud party told Haaretz.Read More


John Kerry Launches New Bid for Mideast Peace

By Reuters

Secretary of State John Kerry begins a new push on Thursday to revive peace talks between Israeli and Palestinian leaders, but there are few signs he will make a breakthrough on his fifth visit to the region.Read More


Court Orders Anne Frank Letters Sent to Swiss

By JTA

A Dutch court ordered the Anne Frank Foundation in Amsterdam to return archival material to a Swiss charity named for the teenage Jewish diarist.Read More


McDonald's Won't Open Restaurant in Ariel Settlement in Occupied West Bank

By JTA

McDonald’s Israel declined an offer to open a restaurant in Ariel because it is located in the West Bank.Read More


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