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AIPAC Uses Instability in Egypt as Pitch

By JTA

AIPAC cited “lawlessness” in Egypt and the country’s election of an Islamist president in its latest fundraising appeal.Read More


Episcopal Church Calls for Two-State Solution

By JTA

The U.S.-based Episcopal Church adopted a resolution at its General Convention Assembly calling for “a negotiated two-state solution” and “positive investment” as responses to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.Read More


Roseanne Barr Run Nixed by Green Party

By Blair Thornburgh

Roseanne Barr, the Emmy-winning comedienne, Kabbalist, and self-proclaimed “People-ist” will not be appearing on the Green Party’s ballot this coming election, ABC News reports.Read More


Slain Terrorist Plotted Attack on London Jews

By JTA

Documents detailing a plot to attack Jewish neighborhoods in London were found on the body of an African leader of al-Qaida.Read More


Tel Aviv Mayor Makes World's Best List

By Haaretz

Mayor of Tel Aviv, Ron Huldai, may have lost (temporarily?) the support of his more radical and liberal constituents, following the heavy-handed way his municipal inspectors treated the new wave of social protestors in recent weeks, but at least on the pages of the Monocle, the international jet-set’s style bible, he is still one of the most inspiring city leaders on the globe.Read More


Romney Plans Fundraiser in Israel

By JTA

The Romney campaign has invited donors to a fundraiser in Israel.Read More


Jewish Leaders Join Minimum Wage Campaign

By Simi Lampert

Jewish clergy joined religious leaders of several faiths at a breakfast meeting to discuss the need for a higher minimum wage in New York.Read More


Talks on New Israel Draft Law Collapse

By Haaretz

A meeting of a committee convened for the purpose of creating new IDF draft legislation, focusing on ultra-Orthodox recruits, broke down as an intense argument between Kadima MK Yohanan Plesner and Deputy Prime Minister Moshe Ya’alon erupted on Wednesday.Read More


Muslim Candidate Claims No Jews Died on 9/11

By JTA

A Muslim politician running for the Democratic nomination for Secretary of State in Missouri has stated that no Jews died in the World Trade Center on 9-11 and has alleged that Jews were involved in the deadly attack.Read More


Ari Fleischer Accuses Obama of Bullying Israel

By Haaretz

The former White House press secretary for the Bush administration has assailed President Obama for “pushing Israel around” and forcing the Jewish state to “make harmful, unwise concessions.”Read More





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