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Open Hillel at Vassar Because ‘Israel Haters Are People Too’

Vassar's Jewish Union couldn't bear to bar Israel-haters from its "open and welcoming space!"

Knesset Panel Approves Jailing of Haredi Draft Dodgers

A Knesset committee headed by Jewish Home Knesset Member Ayelet Shaked approved on Wednesday a bill that would put Haredi draft dodgers in jail...

Reports: Yeshiva Student Draft Dodgers to Face Criminal Charges

Haredi Orthodox yeshiva students will face criminal charges for dodging the draft under a proposed law, after the intervention of the prime minister, Israeli...

US Jewish Groups Work to Sign People Up for Health Care

American Jewish organizations are going to bat for ObamaCare and are using social media to reach as many people as possible in an effort...

SFSU Student Continued Posting Violent Threats Against IDF, Jews

Knife-wielding and loving former SFSU student still wants to kill Jews, and is presumably still in Bay area

Avigdor Lieberman Warns US Jews ‘You Are Facing a Catastrophe’

It is not an easy fact to swallow, but the real demographic problem for Jews is in the Diaspora and not in Israel.

Rabbi Meir Schuster, the ‘Man of the Wall,’ Dies at Age 71

One is remembered for his mitzvahs and good deeds, and Rabbi “Heritage House’ Schuster will be remembered forever.

Rabbi Finds 103 Torah Scrolls Stolen from Jews in Hungary

A senior Hungarian rabbi said Tuesday he has found 103 Torah scrolls that were stolen from Hungarian Jews in World War II and hidden...

Uproar over Jewish Candidate’s Refusal to Shake Hands with Women

When a Muslim won’t look at a woman, it is called respect. When a Jew won’t shake her hand, it is called sexism.

Jewish Fashion Magazine Targets Orthodox Women

It could be Vogue or Elle. But it’s Hadar Magazine. In English, “hadar” means “glorious.”

Beit Shemesh Agency Tackles Sexual Abuse One Case at a Time

"In many cases, perpetrators are ‘shipped’ to different communities instead of being dealt with.”

2,300-Year-Old Village Discovered Outside Jerusalem

The site reached the peak of its development in the Hellenistic period (3rd century BCE).

Antisemitic Graffiti Painted on Toulouse Buildings

Swastikas and other hate graffiti were painted on buildings throughout the French city of Toulouse. Sunday night’s vandalism, which also included far-right symbols, struck an...

Facebook’s Sandberg Recalls BBYO Experience

Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, described how the Jewish youth movement BBYO helped to shape her. Sandberg, also the author of the best-seller...

Jewish American Ice Dancer and Partner Win Gold at Sochi

American Jew Charlie White is first American to win Olympic gold as part of an ice skating pair.

14 Ways to Shut Up BDS

The differences between the Boycott and Pro-Israel movement are that BDS is unified and is not crippled by competitors.

Abbas’ Removal of Religious Identity from ID a Two-Edged Sword

The Palestinian Authority announced on Sunday that "the part that defines the religion of the Palestinian citizen has been erased” has been erased from...

Kerry Lauds ‘Tolerance’ in Indonesia Months after Synagogue Leveled

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry praised Indonesia for its religious tolerance on Monday, six months after the last synagogue in the country was...

Israeli Ambassador: Hungary Not Ready to Face Its Shoah Role

Israel’s foreign ministry accused Hungary of not being ready to face its role in the Holocaust. Hungarian Ambassador to Israel Andor Nagy told the Hungarian...

Police Allege Lev Tahor Abuse, Confinement, Forced Marriages (Video)

Whistleblower Adam Brudzewsky spent two years living among the Lev Tahor group in Quebec.

Dutch Diplomat Killed by Nazis Honored for Saving Jews

A Dutch diplomat who died in a Nazi concentration camp will receive Israel’s special honor for non-Jews who helped Holocaust survivors escape the genocide. The...

Pro-Kremlin Lawmaker: Jews Destroyed Russia

A local politician from the party of Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused Jews of destroying Russia. The accusation by Oleg Bolychev, a legislator from...

Facebook Page Urging Stones boycott a Hoax

It cited “sources with the Rolling Stones,” but there has been no such announcement.

Pope Praises Jewish-Catholic Dialogue in AJC Audience

Pope Francis called on Jews and Christians to work together to construct a “more just and fraternal world,” and said he looked forward to...

World’s Oldest Holocaust Survivor Stars in Oscar-Nominated Film

If there is one movie that must be seen, it is the documentary of a Holocaust survivor now 110.

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