A city councilwoman in Birmingham, Alabama, told police that a gun-wielding Jewish man threatened to harm her for opposing city funding of a Holocaust memorial.
Strictly speaking, grilling food in cabins has never been allowed at Camp Ramah in Wisconsin.
Several U.S. congressmen introduced resolutions to honor the life and work of Elie Wiesel, including a proposal to create a memorial statue to be placed in the U.S. Capitol building.
Seth Rich, a promising employee of the Democratic National Committee, who was shot and killed as he walked home on his Washington D.C. block early Sunday, was described by his rabbi as a mensch.
Dana Schwartz, an arts & culture reporter at The Observer, wrote a heartfelt letter to Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner about the anti-Semitic attacks from Trump supporters.
In the investigation of Trump’s charity pledges, one particular donation stands out as not being like the others: a $5,000 contribution to the Hebrew Home of the Aged in the Bronx in the 1980s.
Now that Senator Elizabeth Warren is on Hillary Clinton’s VP short list, it’s time to evaluate whether or not she’s fulfilled her Senate campaign promises vis-à-vis Israel. By evaluating her voting record, public statements, and institutional ties since assuming office, I’ve broken her positions down into three key issues, evaluated on a scale of 1 to 5 (Jewish) stars. So, how do Warren’s actions compare to her campaign promises?
As a son of Hungarian-Jewish immigrants who respects the history of the Forward, I was disheartened and thoroughly disappointed with the Forward’s Trumpatorium.
As more than half of the Jewish members of the House participated in a sit-in protest of the Senate’s failure to pass gun control measures, celebrities took to social media to voice support for the cause.
Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon said Thursday he has been “surprised” of late at a “loss of moral compass on basic questions” in Israeli society, even as far right wing Yisrael Beiteinu chairman Avigdor Lieberman worked to finalize an agreement that would see him replace Ya’alon as defense chief and expand the ruling coalition.