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IfNotNow Accosts Taglit Birthright Groups at New York Airport

While young people were preparing for their flights to Israel, they were asked about certain issues and policies, with their answers recorded.

Fate Of Hundreds Of Speed Cameras Rests In Felder’s Hands

Peralta stressed to The Jewish Press that his bill is not designed to be "a cash grab," and that fines would remain $50.

Exclusive: A Chat with Manhattan Millennial Naomi Levin, Challenger to Democratic Congressman Jerrold Nadler

"It’s important that we have a strong and cooperative relationship with our allies in the fight against extremism. We have a lot to learn from Israel..."

In NYC, Deutsch Bill Would Require Smoke Alarms After 2 District Families Die in...

"This bill will literally save lives by providing early detection and giving victims of smoke or CO poisoning a chance to alert 911. New Yorkers cannot afford another preventable fire fatality."

54th Annual ‘Celebrate Israel’ Parade

The theme of this year's parade was "70 and Sababa!" (70 and Awesome!) to express just how far the Jewish State has come since her rebirth in 1948 and just how awesome her accomplishments truly are.
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Security Tight Ahead of Celebrate Israel Parade in NYC

More than a thousand NYPD police officers, bomb-sniffing dogs, police snipers deployed on rooftops along the route and radiation-detection devices are being employed.

Ambassador Dayan: Relax, We’ll All Show Up for Times Square 70th Celebration

Dayan tweeted his calming message following news that Israeli security officials in New York had called on Israeli diplomats not to attend the Israel Independence ceremony scheduled for early next month in Times Square.

NYC Public High School Offers ‘Moment of Silence’ for Dead Terrorists in Gaza

The only problem is, the students were being asked to honor a bunch of vicious terrorists who died while attempting to kill Israelis as “victims of violence in Gaza.”

Trump’s Education Secretary to Visit Manhattan Orthodox Girls’ School

She is known as a "fierce proponent of school vouchers" that would allow students to attend private schools with public funding.

Man Punches Teen Outside Queens Yeshiva, Calls Him ‘Jew Boy’

This was the second such attack reported at the yeshiva in a week, and a man has broken into the yeshiva four times between November and April, walking away with cash and electronics.

New York AG Schneiderman Resigning Over Physical Abuse Allegations by 4 Women

Back in February, Schneiderman announced filing a civil-rights suit against producer Harvey Weinstein, saying, “We have never seen anything as despicable as what we’ve seen right here.”

Federal Judge Orders Iran to Pay Billions to 9/11 Victims

US District Judge George Daniels ordered the defendants to pay $12.5 million per spouse, $8.5 million per parent, $8.5 million per child and $4.25 million per sibling.

NY Times’ Infantile Support for Gaza Rioters Empowers Reactionary Regime

He assembles kites from sticks, clear plastic and paper, to which he would attach soda cans full of gasoline-soaked rags, to sail over the fence and set fire to the Israeli fields across the border.

Bennett in NYC: I Did Not Eat Bacon on Shabbat

Another surfer, Yoav Cohen offered a similar report, adding that one of Bennett's bodyguards "ate as if he hadn't seen food in a week."

Police Arrest Suspect in Attack on Menachem Moskowitz

According to Moskowitz, what set the man off was the fact that he, Moskowitz, greeted him with a hello.

Barnard College President Rejects BDS Referendum, Nixes Israel Boycott

"It is imperative that all of us at Barnard work hard to foster a community in which difficult topics can be discussed in an environment free from fear and hate."

Orthodox Jew Stabbed Multiple Times in Midtown NYC

The family requests the public pray for the recovery of Yaakov ben Yocheved.

Barnard Student Vote to Divest Heats Up: Alumnae Petition Board to Reject Referendum

“By presenting a nuanced and complex issue as one-sided and simple, [the student government association] has biased the student body and failed in its duty to act as a neutral arbiter.”

NY Times Only Op Ed on Israel’s 70th Mourns the Arabs’ Loss

To publish this dry and lifeless rehash of the very delusions that created the "nakba" in the first place, and to do it on the anniversary of the Israeli miracle – was asinine.

‘Dachau’ Video Artist Beryl Korot Explores ‘A Coded Language’ on Canvas

The works on canvas represent a period of her work in the 1980’s which is virtually unknown and are shown for the first time together in this exhibition.

Leil HaSeder – The Blueprint For Jewish History

Each of us participates in a very personal encounter with history and its modern manifestations; with our personal journey from galut to geulah.

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