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Pew: Americans Warm Toward Religious Groups, Especially Jews

20 Shevat 5777 – February 16, 2017
The survey found that Americans express warm feelings toward Jews, with half of US adults rating Jews at 67 degrees or higher on the 0-to-100 scale.

Temple Mount Crowdsifting Project Discovers Shells of Snails Used for Making Blue Fringes (Tekhelet)...

19 Shevat 5777 – February 15, 2017
The Singer family from Jerusalem made the unexpected discovery.

Sheldon & Miriam Adelson to Dine with Pres. & First Lady Trump at White...

14 Shevat 5777 – February 10, 2017
The Adelsons are having dinner at the White House with America's First Couple and a source says Israel is on the agenda.

Leket Israel Launches Tu B’Shevat Project, Sayeret Tapuz

14 Shevat 5777 – February 9, 2017
Many of the project's volunteers this year are Israeli special needs teenagers from Gan Yavne.

‘Nazis Rule’ Scrawled in Jewish Student’s Dorm Room at U of Minn

The drawing had a swastika and the words, "Nazis Rule." It depicted a death camp with Jews in a gas chamber.

Tuesday’s Special: Read the Manna Episode and You’ll Make a Living

11 Shevat 5777 – February 7, 2017
On Tuesday of the week of Parshat Beshalach some people read the section on the Manna as a Segula...

Temple Institute Issues Myth Buster: It Doesn’t Have to Fall from Heaven [video]

It turns out that the notion that the re-building of the Holy Temple is the sole responsibility of the Jewish people is the bedrock on which the Temple Institute was established.

Columbia U Rates ‘Worst US College for Campus Anti-Semitism’

10 Shevat 5777 – February 5, 2017
In a poll on anti-Semitic incidents on campus, Columbia University has rated as the worst for US Jewish students in 2016.

IAA to Inaugurate New Mikvah Path at the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park

A new path running among two-thousand year old ritual baths that were used by pilgrims visiting the Temple Mount is to be inaugurated at the Ophel site in the Walls Around Jerusalem National Park.

Anti-Semitic Attack Shatters Glass at Chicago Loop Synagogue on Sabbath

9 Shevat 5777 – February 4, 2017
Police in Chicago have labeled the attack as a hate crime.

Israel’s Crisis With Mexico Over, But Not Done

5 Shevat 5777 – February 1, 2017
Mexico's president was polite when speaking with President Rivlin by phone but clear that his country is not likely to 'forgive and forget' so fast.

17 Bomb Threats Phoned to JCCs in 9 States

5 Shevat 5777 – January 31, 2017
This is the third wave of phoned-in bomb threats to Jewish community centers in the United States this month.

PM Netanyahu Addresses Yad Vashem International Holocaust Remembrance Day Event

29 Tevet 5777 – January 26, 2017
PM Netanyahu warned Iran that the last regime that tried to annihilate the Jewish People -- that which spawned the Holocaust -- ended up "in the dustbin of history."

UK Jewish Students Ask For Protection, But Students Union Nixes Their Rights

A London university campus is becoming an unsafe place for Jewish students, says a group that monitors anti-Semitism in Britain.

3,300-Year Detour Ends in Aliyah for 65th Wedding Anniversary in Israel

26 Tevet 5777 – January 23, 2017
"We realized it was time to pack while we are healthy and active and could truly enjoy being in Our Beloved Country."

Anti-Semitic Sabbath Attacks on Jews in London

25 Tevet 5777 – January 22, 2017
Jews in London were targeted in a rash of violent "hit-and-run" anti-Semitic attacks over this past Sabbath.

NY Councilman Asks Obama to Commute Rubashkin’s Sentence, Too

22 Tevet 5777 – January 19, 2017
NYC Council member Chaim Deutsch sent a letter to President Obama asking for last-minute clemency for Sholom Rubashkin before he leaves office.

Operation Survival: ‘Local Event to Address Issue That’s Become a National Epidemic’

21 Tevet 5777 – January 18, 2017
Hundreds of local Jewish community members crowded into a wedding hall to hear about how to deal with the plague of substance abuse.

Bomb Threats Again Close JCCs Along America’s East Coast

Another rash of bomb threats made against Jewish community centers in American states on the East Coast. No injuries reported, no bombs found.

UK to Loan Bust of Winston Churchill After Trump Requests Its Return to White...

17 Tevet 5777 – January 14, 2017
British aristocracy have apparently not yet recovered from President Obama's insult, despite the gesture of conciliation by a new incoming president.

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