This round of funding brings Scott’s total charitable giving since July 2020 to $8.5 billion. It’s the first time she has given to Jewish groups.
Kahn-Troster fights for social justice causes through a Jewish lens and enlists Jewish communities across the country in solidarity campaigns.
The fight over Singer offers lessons on the pitfalls and continued promise of decentralized knowledge in the era of disinformation.
Jewish institutions began assessing themselves when, just over a year ago, a police officer in Minneapolis murdered George Floyd.
A high school football coach in Ohio and seven of his staff have been suspended for the incident.
The idea of convening the lawmakers was spurred by reports of rising antisemitism amid a national reckoning around racial injustice.
As the death toll in Gaza has reached 219, pressure is mounting on Israel to conclude its bombing campaign against Hamas.
Google is also being asked to take a stance on the right to express strident criticism of Israel, even if it veers into anti-Zionism.
The former intelligence officers, who now belong to civilian watchdog groups like FakeReporter, collected information and alerted the police.
The plan for the position probably predates the current crisis, but the posting happened on a day when the conflict escalated.