Mayor Bill de Blasio’s relationship with New York City’s Orthodox has soured despite the mayor’s avid courtship of the community. Will the change hurt his chances for re-election?
The owner of a nursing home company involved in controversial Lower East Side deal is a member of a Hasidic group with close ties to New York City mayor Bill de Blasio.
The mayor or New York reportedly drew some criticism from Syrian Jews for comparing Muslim refugees fleeing their homeland with Jews fleeing the Holocaust.
New York City will fund security guards for Jewish, Catholic and Muslim students in non-public schools.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio visited Israeli terror victims at a Jerusalem hospital.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will visit Israel to speak about ways to combat anti-Semitism.
New York City has added two Muslim holidays to the public school calendar. Sigal Samuel explains why the move is good for children — and why Jews should cheer it.
Bill de Blasio seems to be spending a lot of time worrying about European Jews. Those close to the New York mayor say his concern is genuine — but it’s also smart politics.
New York City mayor Bill de Blasio appeared to literally kiss the hand of a controversial Hasidic leader last night at the rabbi’s son’s wedding in upstate New York.
Mayor Bill de Blasio once vowed to better protect N.Y. infants against herpes from a controversial circumcision rite. 18 months later, more babies are getting sick than ever.