Jewish Democrats demanded an apology from Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) for saying many American Jews are “Democrats first and Jews second.”
Synagogues in rural Iowa are few and far between. But if you happen to stumble upon one, you might be surprised at what you find.
8 Facts About Jewish Iowa
Susan Wolfe, a teacher’s aide at Pittsburgh’s Hillel Academy, was found shot dead alongside her sister Sarah, plunging their large family from Iowa into mourning.
Galia Miller Sprung’s grandfather once helped Henry Ford out of a production crisis. He turned on the car maker when Ford wanted him to distribute an anti-Semitic magazine.
Columbia University has joined an effort to have restrictions removed from a decades-old scholarship offered only to white students.
Two Iowa sisters were fired from their jobs after joking about “burning the Jews” inside a toy oven.
Talia Leman was 10 years old when she began her fundraising career, bringing in millions for Hurricane Katrina victims. She founded RandomKid to enable others to do the same.
Democrats fighting an uphill battle to win a majority in the U.S. House of Representatives are trying to use rural angst over the failure of congressional Republicans to pass a farm bill to win some Midwestern seats in the Nov. 6 election.