web analytics

US Slams UN Human Rights Council Agenda Item 7

23 Adar 5777 – March 21, 2017
"No other nation has an entire agenda item dedicated to it at the Council."

German Jewish Leader Condemns Erdogan’s ‘Nazi’ Slur Against Chancellor

Schuster said that by comparing Merkel with the Nazis Erdogan willfully ignored reral, current manifestations of anti-Semitism.

Knesset Passes ‘V-15 Law’ to Limit PACs Influence on Elections

The new Knesset amendment to the Campaign Finance Law does not deal with the possibility of super PACs.

Passover Special: Bag of Plagues

22 Adar 5777 – March 20, 2017
Have a wonderful, holiday, regardless of whether or not it is plague-infested…

Two Torah Scrolls Added to Prague’s Old-New Synagogue

The Old New Synagogue or Altneuschul, located in Josefov, Prague, is Europe's oldest active synagogue and the oldest surviving medieval synagogue of twin-nave design.

Life Sentence for Terrorist Who Murdered Ezra Schwartz, hy’d

Ezra Schwartz was in Israel for a gap year program when he was murdered by a terrorist while on his way to volunteer at a park.

Lifeguards at Lake Kinneret on Chol HaMoed Passover

22 Adar 5777 – March 19, 2017
Last year more than 250,000 tourists flocked to the beaches along the shores of the lake on the Passover holiday.

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Spray-Painted on Historic Synagogue in Barbados

Synagogue spokesperson Martin Steinbok said he "believed the culprit or culprits were deranged."

Products that Do Not Require Passover Certification and Much More in OU Guide to...

So, go, download, study the material (as prescribed by halacha, come to think of it) and start the three-week countdown to the seder night … Now!

Holocaust-Denying Fliers Found in UI Chicago

One of these fliers stated: 'Ending white privilege starts with ending Jewish privilege.'

Report: Mel Gibson Is the New Oskar Schindler

The Australian movie star and gifted director has been working overtime to clean up his act, a Herculean task if there ever was one.

Liberal Orthodox Rabbis Object to Co-Ed IDF Service

19 Adar 5777 – March 17, 2017
'There are several co-ed combat units in the military where we have been unable to find solutions to the close proximity problem, which is why we rule that [religious Jews] may not serve there.'

Mezuzah Burned at UC Hastings Campus in San Francisco

19 Adar 5777 – March 16, 2017
“We will not tolerate hateful actions of any sort against members of our community," wrote the UC Hastings Chancellor.

Demand for Shmurah Matzah Growing

Passover is around the corner, and handmade shmurah matzah is starting to pop up on supermarket shelves.

Israel to Prepare Haredim for Service in National Cyber Bureau

Classes will open in B'nei B'rak and Jerusalem on June 1 for Haredim who would later be integrated into the national cyber attack response center.

Vast Majority of Hesder Yeshiva Recruits Join IDF Combat Units

18 Adar 5777 – March 15, 2017
"It is a great privilege to learn Torah, and it is a great privilege to serve in the IDF."

Bennett, Liberman Spar Over Rabbi’s Remarks on Women Combat Soldiers

Liberman wrote in his letter about the female soldiers who have fallen in the line of duty in recent years.

London ‘Beware of Jews’ Sign was Artistic Project

The artist apologized that his work was mistaken for an anti-Semitic attack.

New Jewish Cemetery to Open in Kazan in 2017

The debate over establishing a new Jewish cemetery in the city of Kazan, capital of the Republic of the semi-autonomous republic of Tatarstan in southwest Russia, is all but resolved.

Germany to Fine Facebook, Twitter, Millions over Illegal Content

Twitter removed only 1 percent of flagged content.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-slams-un-human-rights-council-agenda-item-7/2017/03/21/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: