Slogans included “Resist or resign,” “Chuck! Chuck! Don’t sell us out! We need a fighter to knock Trump out!” and “No hate! No fear! Refugees are welcome here!”
(JTA) — A driver threatened to shoot a crossing guard and a child outside a Jewish day school in Crown Heights, New York. The school crossing guard, 55, had asked the driver to move his car, which was blocking the sidewalk outside the Beth Rivkah Elementary School. The driver then asked the guard: “Why are…
“Taken out of its place, torn apart, broken. … That’s something more than I’ve ever experienced,” the rabbi said, describing the broken menorah displays.
Amidst your Hanukkah parties, dreidel spinning and menorah lighting, an Orthodox poster warns, don’t let the men and women mix.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested Isaac Sofer, a prominent Brooklyn Satmar activist, on food stamp fraud charges.
The epithet might have been a reference to the southern portion of Williamsburg, which is home to a large Hasidic Jewish community.
You might think pirate radio sounds sexy; not anymore.
The vandalism at the Newtown Creek waterfront included swastikas, the slogans “Go Home Refugees” and “Heil Hitler,” as well as insults directed at Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton.
Each year in Brooklyn, Chabad Rabbi Shimon Hecht ascends 33 and a half feet to light the tallest menorah in the world.
(JTA) — The Brooklyn mother who lost seven of her children in a house fire said in her first public remarks on the March 2015 tragedy that she wants to build a center for families on the site of her razed home. “What consoles me most is working on the positive — not lamenting on…