More than 1,000 Jews gathered in Times Square to learn about aliyah, or moving to Israel.
Some 50,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews descended on Manhattan for a ‘Great Prayer Assembly,’ where they protested the ‘evil’ Israeli draft bill ahead of a Knesset vote.
The Forward suggests the metzitzah b’peh circumcision rite should be curtailed because it may lead to herpes. It is misguided in its medical and policy claims.
If no ink is bad, then Gary Shteyngart may be one of the best things to happen to the Conservative movement’s Schechter Day School Network.
A New York personal trainer pleaded guilty to being part of a New Jersey ring that used violence to coerce Jewish husbands to agree to grant their wives religious divorces.
The last election in Bloomingburg brought out only two dozen voters. 100 have signed up to vote in recent months as backers of an Orthodox developers plan fend off challenges.
A Brooklyn rabbi was charged with downloading child pornography after federal agents caught him in a sting.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will address this year’s crop of Harvard University graduates at their May 29 commencement, the Ivy League university said on Wednesday.
Jordan Kutzik works with Holocaust survivors for a living. That’s why he was taken aback when a colleague stumped him with this simple question: Who counts as a Holocaust survivor?
A ‘fake frum’ con artist has been ID’d by more than a dozen Orthodox victims. They say he tricked them into giving him money with tales of woe.