France and Israel were at each other’s throats nine years ago because of Israel’s warning to French Jews of rampant anti-Semitism, but common enemies have brought the two countries together, for now.
Jewish Outreach founder Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald and Birthright’s co-founder, self-declared atheist Michael Steinhardt have agreed “to wrestle out” their beliefs in a debate.
"A family with three children attending private Jewish education in the US must budget on average $80,000 a year for tuition alone."
US Treasury Secy Jack Lew contends that French Jews really want to stay in France. They just want to be safe too.
The post-Birthright 'Northern Exposure' has won an expansion grant from the US-based Jim Joseph Foundation.
Immigration to Tel Aviv has come to be characterized by youth: approximately 9,500 of the new immigrants are between the ages of 18 and 35, joining a third of Tel Aviv's population that is of the same age group.
Israel is home to the world’s largest Jewish community (more than six million Jews) followed by the U.S. (5.7 million).
Israel's government approved the immigration of the Bnei Menashe, an Indian tribe that claims Jewish ancestry.