Robert Wiener (New Jersey Jewish News via JTA)
By Robert Wiener (New Jersey Jewish News via JTA)
In Light of N.J. Scandal, a Focus on Troubling Communal Norms
An unwritten commandment permeates many parts of American-Jewish society: “It shouldn’t be a shande for the goyim.” That fear — that the bad acts of a few Jews may bring great shame to their people’s reputation in the eyes of the broader gentile world — is embedded in fears and realities of persecution that have…
Henry Kissinger: ‘If it were not for the accident of my birth, I would be antisemitic.’
Julianna Margulies is not your average ‘Karen’
Stark images of murder and torture in Israel leave US senators in tears and silence
How Oct. 7 is reshaping the Zionist — and anti-Zionist — left in the US
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A Jewish dad says he’s afraid to light a menorah this Hanukkah. So he’s asking non-Jews to display them in solidarity.
Israel Therapy: I’m in college, and I refuse to choose between #standwithIsrael and #freePalestine
Santos is out — who will Nassau County next send to Congress?
Two Holocaust survivors, reunited after 80 years apart, tell their tale in a new short documentary
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