United Hatzalah matching campaign aims to improve odds of survival from heart attack.
Posted on: May 2nd, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Judaism
J Street claims that its rejection from the Conference of Presidents is proof its voice is needed.
Posted on: April 30th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
Is there an Israeli government deal in the works to hand the Tomb of King David over to the Vatican?
Posted on: April 25th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
NYU SJP students crept into a primarily Jewish dorm and shoved propaganda under the doors of the sleeping students.
Posted on: April 24th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The Jews for Jesus missionary group is using Holocaust imagery in a new video to lure Jews away from their faith.
Posted on: April 22nd, 2014News & Views → Archaeology
The chisel was found along with a gold bell that may have been on the clothes of the High Priest.
Posted on: April 17th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Jews in Donetsk, Ukraine this week were ordered to “register” themselves and their assets.
Posted on: April 14th, 2014News & Views → Eye on "Palestine" → Hamas
Once again Israel Police closed the Temple Mount to Jews and Christians on the eve of a Jewish holiday, for 'safety's sake.'
Posted on: April 13th, 2014News & Views → Israel
The prophecy in Joel, like most prophecies, is surreal, beautiful, and open to many interpretations.
Posted on: April 10th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
It might be best to say the Traveler’s Prayer on the airplane before putting on tefillin.
Posted on: April 9th, 2014News & Views → Global
The familiar symbol of the Israeli flag that adorns El Al airplanes will be accompanied the logo of the Vatican when the airline brings Pope Francis back from Israel to the Vatican after his visit in May. A specially selected crew will man the plane, which will carry the pope, 30 church officials and dozens […]
Posted on: April 8th, 2014News & Views → Global → China
Jews of Kaifeng, China will have their first traditional seder this year!
Posted on: April 7th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
It’s taken 14 years and an ocean of sorrow but a “chained woman” is free in time for the seder.
Posted on: April 3rd, 2014News & Views → Israel
Rivka Haut, a foremost advocate for agunot, Orthodox women who have been refused a religious divorce and also a founder of the Women of the Wall founder was buried this week after she succumbed to pancreatic cancer at the age of 71. At the Women of the Wall prayer service on Tuesday, the worshipers recited […]
Posted on: April 2nd, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
What do expect from a man who also wants a law that prohibits “promoting” homosexuality and grants citizenship embryos?
Posted on: April 2nd, 2014News & Views → Islamists
The Saudi Arabian government a new law aimed at outlawing any activity loosely connected to terrorism -- or criticism of the government.
Posted on: April 1st, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Televangelist Pat Robertson said Jews are too busy “polishing diamonds” to do weekend chores. Conservative activist Rabbi Daniel Lapin appeared on the “700 Club” Monday with Robertson to discuss what makes Jews successful. “What is it about Jewish people that make them prosper financially? You almost never find Jews tinkering with their cars on the […]
Posted on: March 30th, 2014News & Views → Global
The collaboration's conferences will ignite Jewish learning and Israeli study for Russian Jews.
Posted on: March 27th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
NYC council members proposed legislation requiring NYC public schools offer Islamic-compliant food.
Posted on: March 21st, 2014News & Views → Jewish
Swastikas, graffiti stating "kill all the Jews," and little kids playing "jail the Jew" in Bedford, Massachusetts.
Posted on: March 20th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Norway’s health minister said Wednesday the countryman no intention of banning religious circumcisions but should restrict the religious practice to be carried out only in hospitals. “If the children are circumcised in hospitals by competent personnel, we will prevent complications,” Health Minister Bent Høie told the Aftenposten newspaper. “This is the most realistic way to […]
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