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Jewish Student at Temple University Punched At Pro-Palestinian Group's Booth

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A Jewish student at Temple University was punched in the face by someone manning an informational booth for Students for Justice in Palestine.Read More


Gaza Residents Suffering From Severe Water Shortage Due to Conflict

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Gaza residents are suffering from a severe water shortage as a result of the ongoing conflict there.Read More


Australian Jewish School Evacuated By Bomb Scare

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Students at a Jewish school in Melbourne were evacuated amid a bomb scare.Read More


State Dept. Says Israel Appears To Be Targeting Abu Khdeir Family in Arrests

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A State Department spokeswoman accused Israel of targeting the family of murdered Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khdeir in recent arrests.Read More


Calls to U.K. Anti-Semitism Hotline Soar Since Start of Gaza War

By JTA

The number of calls to an anti-Semitism hotline in the United Kingdom have jumped nearly fivefold since the beginning of Israel’s conflict with Gaza.Read More


Israeli Air Strike Kills Three Hamas Commanders in Gaza

By Reuters

Israel killed three senior Hamas commanders in an air strike on the Gaza Strip on Thursday, the clearest signal yet that Israel is intent on eliminating the group’s military leadership.Read More


Wallenberg Foundation Off The Hook in Argentina Libel Case

By JTA

The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation does not have to compensate the grandson of a World War II Argentine diplomat who the group accused of letting 100 Argentine Jews die in Nazi gas chambers.Read More


Photographer Who Documented Jewish Lower East Side, Dies at 98

By JTA

Rebecca Lepkoff, a photographer who documented Jewish life on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, has died. Lepkoff, who grew up in a Jewish neighborhood there, died Sunday at 98.Read More


New York Woman Admits to Scamming More Than $180K from Jewish National Fund

By JTA

A suburban New York woman admitted to stealing another person’s identity in order to scam more than $180,000 from the Jewish National Fund.Read More


CEO David Frankel to Leave Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

The Met Council is losing yet another CEO. David Frankel, who took over in the aftermath of the Willie Rapfogel scandal, will step down by the end of the year.Read More





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