New York’s Metropolitan Opera is bracing for its most tumultuous opening in decades on Monday as protesters get ready to picket “The Death of Klinghoffer,” the John Adams opera about the 1985 hijacking of a cruise ship by Palestinian guerillas.
Lisa and Ilsa Klinghoffer support the arts, but not the ‘Klinghoffer’ opera. They say it rationalizes, romanticizes and legitimizes the terrorist murder of their father.
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani reportedly will lead a protest against the controversial opera ‘The Death of Klinghoffer.’
Nearly three-quarters of the New York City listings of private homes for rent on Airbnb, a popular online marketplace, violate state zoning and sublet laws, the state’s attorney general said on Thursday.
The Jewish leader of a Brooklyn community center says he was beaten by pro-Palestinian demonstrators after a Brooklyn Nets game at the Barclay’s Center.
Who would pay $350 for a single fruit? Orthodox Jews roam the back streets of Brooklyn’s Hasidic neighborhood to find the perfect etrog for Sukkot.
A pro-Israel group known for its sharp anti-Muslim rhetoric sued New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority for rejecting its advertisement on the city’s public transportation.
Rabbi Ysoscher Katz grew up among the ultra-Orthodox Satmar Jews. He now serves as a leader of a progressive synagogue that allows women to lead some prayers.
With the Metropolitan Opera’s new season set to open Monday night, protesters are calling for one show to be canceled.
A pro-Israel group said it will sue New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority for rejecting its advertisement on the city’s public transportation.