Jewish House candidate Kim Schrier led Tuesday’s primary vote to take on Republican Dino Rossi in a key Washington State swing district.
A neo-Nazi group included candy in their not-so-sweet anti-immigration message.
From the country’s third largest Sephardic community to Howard Schultz of Starbucks, the Evergreen State’s Jewish side is alive and kicking.
Simon Benzaquen, a Seattle rabbi, wants to preserve old Sephardic songs. He’s hoping to produce the first ever Ladino rap music album.
Last month, The Dutch Animal Rights Party pushed a bill through the lower house of the Dutch Parliament that would outlaw the slaughter of animals without stunning. The law, if ratified by the upper house of parliament, will in essence make locally raised and slaughtered kosher (and halal) meat illegal. A similar law was passed in New Zealand last year, and kosher slaughter is already outlawed in Iceland, Norway and Sweden.