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Pro-Israel Groups Divided on Anti-Boycott Bill

Pro-Israel organizations are divided over a new bill in the U.S. Congress that would pull federal funding from universities that boycott Israel. The bill,...

British MP Apologizes for Equating Palestinian Suffering with Shoah

A British lawmaker apologized for remarks comparing Israel’s treatment of the Palestinians to Jewish suffering during the Holocaust. Yasmin Qureshi of the Labor Party made...

MK Rotem Offers Full Apology to Reform Movement

Israeli lawmaker David Rotem offered a full apology for reportedly saying the Reform movement “is not Jewish.”

Rumor: Draft Committee to Launch Special Chabad Track

The impatient Supreme Court, in its haste to get the numbers on paper, has created needless political battles.

Spain OK’s Jewish Return Bill

Spain’s Jewish community congratulated the government for approving a bill proposing to facilitate the naturalization of Sephardic Jews of Spanish descent. On Friday, Spain’s government...

French Court Clears Dieudonne of Incitement

A French court cleared comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala of charges connected to a video in which he called for the release of a man...

Rabbi Michael Broyde Resigns from RCA

Rabbi Michael Broyde, a prominent Modern Orthodox figure, resigned from the Rabbinical Council of America as a result of the scandal over his use...

Yeshiva Student Admits to Writing Antisemitic Graffiti

A Long Island yeshiva student was charged with repeatedly scrawling antisemitic graffiti inside a commuter train station. Jonathan Schuster, 18, a senior at Priority-1: Torah...

Senate Urges State Dept. to Renegotiate Terms for Iraqi Jewish Archive

The Senate unanimously urged the State Department to renegotiate the terms for the return to Iraq of an archive of Iraqi Jewish texts. The resolution...

Belgian Supermarket Chain Recalls Nazi Prisoner Costume

A Belgian supermarket chain has recalled a costume which is meant to allow children to dress up as prisoners of a Nazi concentration camp. The...

Church’s New Study Guide is Textbook Example of Israel Hatred

The church "study guide" casts supporters of the Jewish homeland as "inherently racist and abusive."

Petition for Kosher Restaurant on the Lower East Side

Who would have imagined that things Jewish on the Lower East Side of New York would get so tough that local Jewish residents must...

Haredi Rabbi Threatens Suicide Squads over Draft

Rabbi David Zicherman, one of the leaders of the Jerusalem Haredim, called the draft Jewish annihilation decrees of 5774.

House Bill to Slap Financial Penalties on anti-Israel Boycotts

Academic boycotts of Israel are Anti-Semitic; American taxpayers must not be forced to be complicit.

MK Who Excluded Reform Jews from Judaism Was ‘Misunderstood’

An Israel Knesset Member got a whack on his tongue for angering the Diaspora.

Hungarian Jews May Use Force to Stop Jobbik Protest

The Federation of Hungarian Jewish Communities (Mazsihisz) is considering sending people to physically prevent Hungary's ultra-nationalist Jobbik party from holding a rally at a...

Thousands of Haredim Riot over IDF Draft (Video)

Haredim could turn hate into love by serving in the army and showing non-religious soldiers the Light of Torah,

Dallas Rabbi Sued for Running Home-Based Synagogue

A Dallas-area rabbi who uses his home as a synagogue is being sued by a neighbor who says it has lowered his property values. Rabbi...

Greek Politician Says Prime Minister Heads Jewish Conspiracy

Jews are better off with ignorant anti-Semites rather than with those who have a normal IQ.

Anne Frank’s Marbles Found

The Anne Frank House Museum has announced that toys Anne Frank gave away before she and her family went into hiding were recovered, and...

Lapid Freezes Funding for Draft-Delayed Haredim

The Supreme Court ruling came after several appeals from so called good government groups.

Jewish Groups Rejecting Hungary’s Grants for Holocaust Events

Several Jewish organizations in Hungary as a form of protest will not accept government grants for memorial events marking the 70th anniversary of the...

Agunah Gets her Get

Gital Dodelson, the “chained” woman featured on the front page of the New York Post last fall, says she has received a get, or...

Noted Author Reading The Jewish Press Detained at JFK

Had a Muslim woman been stopped for reading Islamic materials, it would be front page news everywhere.

Dutch Pension Fund Rejects Boycott of Israel

The giant Dutch ABP pension fund has rejected dis-investing from Israeli firms as was done earlier the past several days by funds in Denmark...

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