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Jack Lew Meets With French Jewish Leaders

By JTA

The Jews of France are committed to remaining in their country, U.S. Treasury secretary Jacob Lew said after meeting with the community’s leadership in Paris.Read More


'Hate Group' Funds Republican Trip to Israel

By JTA

An upcoming Republican National Committee trip to Israel is being fully funded by a hate group, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center, an American civil rights organization.Read More


2 Israeli Soldiers Killed as Hezbollah Battles on Lebanon Border

By Reuters

The threat of a full-blown conflict between Israel and Hezbollah increased on Wednesday after the Lebanese militant group fired a missile at an Israeli army vehicle along the frontier and wounded seven soldiers, the biggest escalation since a 2006 war.Read More


62% of Religious Zionists Say Jewish Majority More Important Than Ruling West Bank

By JTA

Three-fifths of Israeli religious Zionists prioritize safeguarding Israel’s Jewish majority over keeping control of the West Bank.Read More


Barack Obama Says Bibi Has No Argument on Iran Nuclear Diplomacy

By JTA

President Barack Obama said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had not offered “any rebuttal” to his administration’s argument for the success of Iran nuclear talks.Read More


Dieudonne Faces Trial for Hate Rant

By JTA

French comedian Dieudonné M’bala M’bala will stand trial for saying that a Jewish journalist should have died “in the gas chambers.”Read More


Rome Jewish Leader Detained After Auschwitz Visit

By JTA

The president of the Jewish community of Rome and a well-known Italian journalist were detained overnight by Polish police after recording an interview at the Auschwitz concentration camp.Read More


Sheldon Silver Steps Down as New York Assembly Speaker

By JTA

New York State Assemby Speaker Sheldon Silver, who is facing corruption charges, will resign from his position.Read More


Auschwitz Survivors Live To Tell Their Stories

By Toby Axelrod

What kept you alive? Did your non-Jewish friends reject you? Could you ever forgive? Those were some of the questions posed by Jewish young adults to Holocaust survivor Marcel Tuchman.Read More


Theresienstadt Survivors Mark Liberation Anniversary

By JTA

Dozens of survivors of the Theresienstadt concentration camp near Prague returned to the site for a ceremony commemorating the 70th anniversary of their rescue.Read More


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