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Knesset Passes Law Killing Core Curriculum Requirement

It should be noted that those Haredi schools that rejected the government-imposed of a Core Curriculum did so not necessarily because they object to teaching their students many of the subjects on the list.

Yad Vashem Marks Rio Olympics with Exhibitions on Jewish and Righteous Gentile Athletes

Jews competed in the most coveted sporting competitions throughout Europe, including the Olympics.

Temple Institute Crowdfunding to Train Cadre of Qualfied Priests

The curriculum at Nezer HaKodesh will include courses on the Temple service, theory and practice and the role and application of modern technology in the Third Temple.

Netanyahu ‘Not Prepared to Tolerate Racism in our State’

The report on eradicating racism against Israelis of Ethiopian origin is 170 pages long and includes 52 recommendations intended to help correct institutionalized and societal racism.

Pope Francis Blesses Righteous Christian Polish Gentiles at Auschwitz-Birkenau

The Chief Rabbi of Poland arranged for the Pope to meet with Righteous Christian Poles at Auschwitz-Birkenau.

French PM: It Is Urgent to Reconstruct French Islam, Expel the Threats from Within

"A terrible poison is spreading," the French PM cautions. "Slowly, insidiously, against the background of influences from abroad ... developed against a model of society which contradicts the Republic and its values."

NY Cops Stage Traffic Stop So Jewish Guy Can Propose to Girlfriend [video]

The Post, in its unique fashion, used the story to rehash the NYPD bribery scandal involving accusations against the Shomrim.

Former Georgia Lawmaker Implies Israeli Linked to Nice, Munich Terror

Another public personality from Georgia, this one a former member of Congress, steps forward to fling public anti-Semitism at Israel.

Sen. Schumer: Democrats Are on the Cusp of a Golden Era

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) wants Schumer to change the restrictive filibuster rules that cost her a signature energy bill back in 2014.

IDF Drafts Secular Recruit as Kashrut Supervisor

Needless to say, B, who doesn't eat kosher, never mind knows much about the intricate laws of Kashrut, was surprised at the HR decision.

Anti-Semitic Hate Attack Foiled in Connecticut by FBI, Stamford Police

Alert law enforcement officials have foiled what could have been a deadly anti-Semitic attack in Connecticut.

Ukraine Jews Come ‘Home’ Helped By Israel & IFCJ

More than 230 new immigrants arrived in Israel from Ukraine, many of them badly traumatized.

Olympic Committee Rejects Media Watchdog’s Call to Ban Palestine Olympic Committee Head Rajoub

Rajoub condemned a successful peacebuilding event between Israeli and Arab youth sponsored by the Peres Center for Peace as a "crime against humanity."

US Congressman Johnson Apologizes for Calling Jews ‘Termites,’ Not Other Remarks

The Georgia Democrat who called Israeli Jews "termites" quickly apologized for "poor choice of words," but not for his other remarks.

‘Jerusalem Has Much in Common With Hebron’

Barkat asked for a plaque with the words of David Ben-Gurion, who called Hebron 'Jerusalem's sister city.'

Philanthropist Marcus Katz Dead at 89

Katz established the Marcus Katz Award which for 41 years has been given to outstanding contributors to building harmony between Jewish law and tradition and the modern world.

Breslow Leader Confesses Rape, Plotted Murder of Disciple

Viewing this plotting session of a murder, one is reminded of similar scenes involving mobsters and Hamas terrorists, except the godfather is in a talit and the gangsters wear shtreimlach.

Online Fundraiser for Medical Treatment of Abayudaya Jewish Infant

Mugaga Treva, 4, is the son of Nantabo Esther, a member of Namanyonyi Synagogue, one of the Abayudaya Synagogues in Uganda.

50 Detained in Philly as Protesters Burn Israeli Flags at DNC Convention [video]

More than 50 protesters were detained on Monday following a demonstration outside the Wells Fargo Center by activists from Democracy Spring.

New Study: Alarming Spike in Campus Anti-Semitism in 2016

In 2016, 14 incidents that restricted Jewish students’ civil rights by suppressing their speech, blocking their movement or hindering their assembly were found on 12 campuses.

UN Watch Helps Release Turkish Human Rights Lawyer from Prison

"By arresting a prominent journalist, lawyer and human rights defender, the Turkish government has seriously compromised its claim to be defending democracy and the rule of law."

Knesset Passes Law Assigning Running State Mikvahs to Chief Rabbinate

"Reform Jews in the US don’t have a single mikvah. All of a sudden they need a mikvah over here?"

AFSI Urging Congressman’s Resignation over Calling Jews ‘Termites’

Americans for a Safe Israel calls for the resignation of Congressman Hank Johnson after he calls Israeli settlers "termites."

Exclusive: Lawmaker’s Slur That Jews are ‘Termites’ Reminds Jewish Voter of Hitler’s ‘Vermin’

A Democratic Congressman calls Israeli Jews living in Judea and Samaria "termites;" a Jewish voter remembers Hitler calling Jews "vermin."

IDF Appoints Orthodox Officer to Command Education Corps

It should be noted that Brigadier General Fairaizen wears a knitted yarmulke, which constitutes an extremely meaningful change in the IDF's recent attitude regarding Religious Zionism.

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