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Report: Anti-Semitism Increased 40%, Genocidal Speech Doubled in 2016

9 Nisan 5777 – April 5, 2017
AMCHA Initiative’s 2016 report indicates two main sources are responsible for anti-Semitism on campus.

Scarlett Johansson Filed for Divorce

11 Adar 5777 – March 9, 2017
In January 2014, Johansson resigned from her position in Oxfam, in response to the group's criticism of her promotions for SodaStream, in Judea.

Conservative Movement Reverses Ezra the Scribe, Admits Gentiles

9 Adar 5777 – March 7, 2017
'Now honor the Lord, the God of your ancestors, and do his will. Separate yourselves from the peoples around you and from your foreign wives.'

Israel to Host Groundbreaking Conference on Relations Between Homelands and their Diasporas

5 Adar 5777 – March 2, 2017
Senior officials from 30 countries to gather in Jerusalem to learn from Israel’s experience in maintaining ties with Diaspora Jews.

New Orleans Hebrews Swept in Ol’ Mardi Gras Shabbat Excitement

25 Shevat 5777 – February 21, 2017
We have no idea how one can maintain the two warring notions of 'Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans' and 'avoiding immodesty' in the same sentence

20 Reform Clergy Arrested in NY Anti-Trump Ban Rally

11 Shevat 5777 – February 7, 2017
“Tradition teaches us to be kind to the plight of refugees,” Gartner told the Daily News, although she did not specify which tradition she was referencing.

Sarah Silverman Calling for Military Coup Against Trump

7 Shevat 5777 – February 3, 2017
And so, the hysterically funny Sarah Silverman is now forever branded with her link to fascistic goon squads using violence to blow up events to which they object.

New Study: Israel No Longer a Priority for Many Jewish-American Voters

29 Tevet 5777 – January 26, 2017
The self-image of American Jews, along with their self-perceptions, cosmopolitan approach, and value systems all developed before the birth of Israel.

‘Open Orthodox’ Rabbi Alters Shabbat Prayer for the President to Omit Trump

22 Tevet 5777 – January 20, 2017
So we searched the text of this socially conscious, alternative prayer, and discovered it has no mention of three words: "Jews," "Jewish," and "Israel."

Conservative Shul Calls for Fasting on Inauguration Day

21 Tevet 5777 – January 19, 2017
'If Netivot Shalom is empty this Shabbat morning because members of Netivot Shalom are marching as part of the nationwide response to the Presidential Inauguration.'

Report: Anthony Weiner Wants Huma Back

15 Tevet 5777 – January 12, 2017
At this point, the disgraced former Congressman is broke and does not stand a chance to regain any of his lost prestige.

Hunting Down a Terrorist in Haifa, City of Unity

8 Tevet 5777 – January 5, 2017
Security sources are maintaining a partial gag order on an investigation into a deadly attack in Haifa.

Liberman: Paris Summit Will Be Modern-Day ‘Dreyfus Affair’

27 Kislev 5777 – December 26, 2016
Defense Minister Liberman warns French Jews in particular that if they want to remain Jewish, now is the time to leave.

Tuesday the Rabbi Was Kicked Out for Performing Intermarriages

21 Kislev 5777 – December 21, 2016
At the same time, there is a creeping acceptance of intermarriages within the Conservative movement.

Exhibition: The Jewish Ghetto in Postcards from Eastern Europe to Downtown Manhattan

20 Kislev 5777 – December 20, 2016
From 1880 to 1924, one third of the Jewish population of Eastern Europe left shtetls and cities for the United States, fleeing persecution and seeking economic opportunity.

Pop Culture Pundit Sees Superman as Paradigm of the Assimilated Jew

20 Heshvan 5777 – November 21, 2016
"Superman and Captain America can be seen as Jewish creators imagining how they'd be awesome and powerful if they were white."

Greenblatt Headed Obama Admin Agency, Soros-Funded Initiative Before ADL

20 Heshvan 5777 – November 20, 2016
ADL national director Jonathan Greenblatt accused of politicizing his organization's principles.

Israel’s Rabbinate Avoids Western Wall Event

6 Heshvan 5777 – November 6, 2016
Israel's Rabbinate is caught in a pool of political quicksand over the issue of plurality at the Western Wall.

Jewish ‘Pluralists’ Rage as Rabbi Riskin Gives Only One Finger, Not Entire Hand

2 Heshvan 5777 – November 3, 2016
Rabbi Riskin tried to put a leash on this cat and take it on a walkie when he told Ha'aretz he would accept Reform conversions should the Reform agree to the requirements of "immersion in the mikveh, circumcision, and basic knowledge and practice of Judaism."

Which Is Worse for Jews: Halloween or Christmas?

29 Tishri 5777 – October 31, 2016
It is impossible to paint lipstick on either of these pigs, but in the competition between Halloween and Christmas over which of the two holidays is more dangerous Halloween wins out, hands down.

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