The Activist Lawyer Seminar will be held on March 7 to March 13 in Jerusalem and Northern Israel.
Posted on: October 10th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
NY Mayor Bill de Blasio will deliver the keynote address at the annual Conference of Mayors, on the topic of how cities can challenge anti-Semitism.
Posted on: October 7th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
State law compels the board to hold a referendum within 90 days of its approval of the annexation, unless it is stopped by a court order in one of two lawsuits which are contesting the annexation.
Posted on: September 24th, 2015News & Views → Elections
A new poll shows a majority of New York Jews view Clinton as unfavorable. Biden catching up.
Posted on: September 24th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
Weather forecasters are promising partly cloudy to sunny skies through the weekend and at least until the beginning of the Sukkot holiday, which begins at sundown Sunday night. Temperatures in Israel will drop again Friday, especially along the coast, and daytime highs will be around the upper 20s Celsius, or in the 80s Fahrenheit. It […]
Posted on: September 17th, 2015InDepth → Columns
While Cuomo maintains that Schumer got it right, the implication is that New York’s junior United States Senator, Kirsten Gillibrand, got it wrong.
Posted on: September 10th, 2015News & Views → Health and Medicine
Yeshiva University President Richard Joel announces his retirement in 2018; earlier if a successor can be found.
Posted on: September 10th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
Montefiore Health System and Yeshiva University seal a deal giving Montefiore operational authority over Einstein Medical College.
Posted on: September 4th, 2015News & Views → US → NY
A large crowd turned out on Tuesday, Sept. 1 outside Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s Manhattan office to protest the New York legislator’s support of President Obama’s Iran deal.
Posted on: September 3rd, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
A young Jewish woman with Familial Disautonomia desperately needs a donor kidney in order to survive. ASAP.
Posted on: September 1st, 2015News & Views → Middle East → Iran
THThree NYC Cong. Ds from heavily Jewish districts defied constituents, announcing support for Nuclear Iran Deal.
Posted on: August 31st, 2015News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Brooklyn politicians and community leaders called on Cong. members to vote down the Nuclear Iran deal.
Posted on: August 27th, 2015News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Maloney said that despite the administration's diplomatic efforts, she could not support the Nuclear Iran Deal.
Posted on: August 26th, 2015News & Views → Middle East → Iran
How they vote in September (on the Iran deal) will be remembered in November, is the message to US legislators.
Posted on: August 25th, 2015News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Lieberman and Graham to headline bipartisan Stop Nuclear Iran Deal rally in NYC on Sept. 1.
Posted on: August 25th, 2015News & Views → Terrorism → Intifada
Judge sets relatively low bond for PA and PLO in terrorism case after US govt asked that it not be too onerous.
Posted on: August 24th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
Former New York Civil Liberties Union executive director Norman Siegel has joined the ranks of advocates for better secular studies for Haredi children, and he now represents YAFFED, threatening to sue the city if its current investigation does not yield reliable results.
Posted on: August 23rd, 2015News & Views → Health and Medicine
The trauma of the Holocaust is transmitted genetically through the generations.
Posted on: August 19th, 2015InDepth → Columns
For several years I have been trying to get the leadership of The Great New York State Fair to obtain a deal with a kosher food vendor during the 12-day agricultural extravaganza.
Posted on: August 17th, 2015News & Views → Elections
GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump reported for jury duty Monday in New York.
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