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Publicity Stunt: Atlanta Jewish Kids Call Majority-Muslim Azerbaijan ‘Beacon of Religious Tolerance’

The trip was facilitated on the ground by The European Azerbaijan Society, or TEAS, which arranged logistics as well as the sightseeing itinerary.

Mini-Forest to be Planted in Tel Aviv on Tu B’Shvat

Traditionalists can still plant trees in events throughout the country sponsored by the Jewish National Fund (JNF).

UT Student Government Passes Resolution Supporting Jewish Students

The draft followed anti-Semitic posts on the UT 2020 Facebook page, and vandals breaking a window at the Texas Hillel.

ZOA: CUNY Infested by Anti-Semitism

One student tweeted, "Full-blown anti-Semitism allowed at my college . . . I witnessed this and froze in fear."

Liberman Tells New Lone Soldier, ‘To This Day I Speak With Mistakes and A...

DM Liberman advised a new IDF Lone Soldier not to worry about language skills, saying he still speaks with mistakes.

Lubavitch Teacher Killed, Rockets Land Near Synagogue In The Ukraine

“This is yet another extraordinarily difficult day that we have endured, and sadly, we have recently known many especially difficult and terrible days."

25,000 Pray in Hebron on ‘Shabbat Chayei Sarah’

Prayers by thousands of Jews at the Cave of the Patriarchs were peaceful, heartfelt and filled with hope.

New Zurich Museum Wing Triggers Firestorm Over Swiss Treatment of Jews

Swiss rabbis are irritated at foreign rabbis stepping into a local issue where they see no ineed to intervene.

Quick, Somebody Tell the Messiah — No Soccer in Israel this Shabbat

The union of Israeli soccer players asked a labor court in Tel Aviv to suspend soccer games on Shabbat, because they’ve been conducted illegally. Only Shas can bring back the game.

Watch: Jerusalem Mayor Calling on Israelis to Sign Letter Congratulating Incoming President Trump [video]

'Israel thanks you for your enduring, unequivocal support for the state of Israel and welcomes your ambassador to Jerusalem.'

Haredi Israelis Get the Most Benefits and Are the Deepest in Debt

High housing prices are blamed, but has anyone suggested that working for a living might help?

A Meeting with Magda Haroun: Hitting a Wall, Building a Bridge

"Sometimes you have to hit a wall, feel the rift, in order to build a new bridge."

Chabad Sends Camouflaged Torahs, Cheesecakes, to Soldiers Overseas

The Aleph Institute, a Chabad-Lubavitch organization catering to the needs of Jewish soldiers and their families, is helping servicemen celebrate the upcoming holiday of Shavuot with 1,000 special military edition Torah books, according to a report on Chabad.org.

Senior German Lawmaker Says Law of Integration is Solution to Jewish Community Fears

Senior German lawmaker Johannes Kahrs says a Law of Integration would solve the Jewish community fears being fed by recent events escalated by incoming Muslim refugees.

Govt. Minister Pledges No More Settlement Evacuations

The law commemorating the destruction of Jewish life in Gaza by Israel's government yields heartfelt responses from Israeli official and schools on Gush Katif day.

Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Attacked for Holocaust Remembrance Day Stand

There was a flood of tweets in response -- many posting their love for the actress, but an equal number filled with hate.

Ex-Met Council Chief Rapfogel to Plead Guilty in Financial Scam

William Rapfogel, the ousted leader of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty in New York, reportedly will plead guilty for his role in a...

Joan Rivers Dies at Age 81

The outspoken Jewish comedienne Joan Rivers passed away on Thursday.

Police Detain 14 Yeshiva Students for Anti-Arab Mischief

Their attorney is certain that all of them will go free because of the way police violated their civil rights as minors.

Would-Be N.Y. Synagogue Bomber Sentenced to 10 Years

An Algerian immigrant who admitted to planning to blow up synagogues in New York City was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Ahmed Ferhani, 28,...

Abbas-Appointed School Dean Calls Israel ‘Cancerous Tumor’

"See... those who control the money in the world can be counted on one hand - and all of them belong to the Jewish world."

This Purim, Jewish Think Tank Warning America About Iran

This Purim, EMET has released a video which strips away the mask and reveals to everyone the true face of Hassan Rouhani.

OU, RCA, Raising Funds, Encouraging Prayers, to Help Houston’s Jews

In parts of the Houston area, the slow-moving tropical storm Harvey has set a record for rainfall from a single storm anywhere in the continental United States, with 51.88 inches since the storm began. According to the Harris County Flood Control District, as much as 30% of Harris County’s 1,800 square miles of land is flooded.

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