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Ethiopian Women Claim Israel Gave Birth Control Shots Against Will


Following a TV report alleging that Ethiopian Israeli women were being given contraceptive shots against their will, Israel’s Health Ministry has ordered physicians to put a stop to the practice.Read More

A Real Hail Mary? 27% Say God Helps Determine Super Bowl Outcome


Almost three in 10 Americans believe that God plays a role in determining sports outcomes like the Super Bowl. Which team needs divine intervention on Sunday?Read More

Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning Rebrands


The Spertus Institute in Chicago has a new name and a revamped mission.Read More

Israel Boycotts United Nations Review of Human Rights Record

By Reuters

Israel boycotted a U.N. human rights forum on Tuesday where it was due to have its record reviewed, setting a precedent that concerns rights activists and many Western nations.Read More

Romanian Holocaust Denier Says Visit to U.S. Museum 'Changed' Him Forever


A Romanian government minister who denied that the Holocaust happened in his country said a visit to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum would “forever stay” with him.Read More

Palestinians Cheer Oscar Nod for Anti-Occupation Film '5 Broken Cameras'

By Reuters

Oscar-nominated documentary “5 Broken Cameras” screened for Palestinians for the first time on Monday, leaving locals hopeful that their struggle with Israel for land and statehood will gain a global audience.Read More

Anti-Semitic Violence Rises 5% as Australia Jews Report More Violence


Anti-Semitic incidents in Australia rose by five percent over the previous 12-month period, according to a new report.Read More

Were Pro-Israel Students Threatened at Calif. Rally?


A pro-Israel group claims Jewish students at the University of California, Davis were abused and threatened at a pro-Palestinian protest on campus.Read More

Little Hope of Recovery for Ariel Sharon Despite Hopeful Signs From Israeli Leader

By Reuters

The state-of-the-art brain scans that allowed doctors to look inside the head of former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon show how advances in neuroscience are forcing a rethink of what it means to be in a long-term coma.Read More

Veronique Pozner's Statement: Full Transcript

By Forward Staff

My name is Vernoique Pozner, I am the mother of Noah Pozner. I speak today on his behalf.Read More

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