Tallahassee Chabad House to Bury Burnt Torah Scrolls

The cause of the fire is still unknown, and is under investigation.

350 Jewish Mothers Connect with their Roots in Israel

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Devastating Fire Destroys Tallahassee Chabad House in Florida

The Chabad Center sustained major damage, including the loss of all the Torah scrolls and hundreds of books. The kitchen and other facilities were also destroyed.

Ruderman Foundation Website Covers Jewish Communities in 50 US States

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Jewish Woke: Heritage Museum Bans Florida Governor from June’s Jewish Leadership Conference

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California Rabbi is First Chabad Board Member of US Holocaust Memorial

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Hallelujah: ADL’s Jonathan Greenblatt Declares Antizionism Is Antisemitism

In a way, Greenblatt, a former Obama administration official, lent legitimacy to extremist antizionist Jewish groups that didn’t enjoy his cachet.

ADL Reports Record Number of US Antisemitic Incidents

In 2021, antisemitic assaults on Jews or those perceived to be Jews rose by 167 percent over 2020.

Rutgers ‘Students for Justice in Palestine’ Harass Jewish Students on Passover

The SJP demonstrators waved Palestinian Authority flags and called the Jewish students “baby killers” and “terrorists.”

Louisville, Kentucky Chabad House Destroyed in Blaze

The quick acceleration of the fire in the synagogue has prompted the Louisville Metro Arson Unit to launch an investigation.

UAE rabbi announces plans to establish first Jewish neighborhood in Gulf

Rabbi Dr. Elie Abadie describes “a neighborhood with a synagogue, private homes, condominiums, hotels, shopping centers.”

New Survey Finds Jewish Support for Biden Dropped 17%; Only 0.5% Concerned about Israel

“The generic congressional ballot question in the Jewish Electorate Institute’s poll showed that Democrats are hemorrhaging Jewish voters."

Noa Tishby named Israel’s first-ever Special Envoy for Combating Anti-Semitism

Tishby has been charged with raising awareness of delegitimization efforts against Israel and advocating against hate towards Jews.

Moshe Kantor Quits European Jewish Congress in Response to UK’s Blacklisting

“Dr. Kantor will be stepping back with immediate effect as President of the organization."

European Jewish Congress Shocked by UK’s Sanctioning Its President to ‘Starve Putin’s War Machine’

At the top of the list of the Russian elite supporting Putin, Foreign Secretary Truss included “Viatcheslav (Moshe) Kantor."

Pushed by Presidential Candidates, French Police Investigate Death of Disabled Jewish Man

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Non-Zionist Cong. ‘Tzedek Chicago’ Unanimously Votes to be ‘Anti-Zionist’

"The creation of an ethnic Jewish nation state in historic Palestine resulted in an injustice against the Palestinian people – an injustice that continues to this day."

Nefesh B’Nefesh Holds ‘MedEx’ Event for Medical Professionals Considering Aliyah

The event was geared to physicians, nurses, dentists, podiatrists, psychologists, optometrists, pharmacists, therapists, audiologists, nutritionists, and dental hygienists.

Zionism Today: Mikhail Prokhorov (Worth $11.4 Billion) Makes Aliyah

"Kremlin leaders gave him what amounts to an insiders’ opportunity to buy one of the state's most valuable assets."

Netflix Introduces ‘Jewish Matchmaking’ following Success of ‘Indian Matchmaking’

"Will using the traditional practice of shidduch help them find their soulmate in today’s world?”

Newly Discovered Jewish Genizah in Cairo Grabbed by Egyptian Government

The Cairo Jews contacted the US embassy, but so far nothing is known about the fate of the precious documents and artifacts.

First Jewish Communal Matzah-Baking Launched in Gulf Nations

The AGJC also arranged for the shipment of 775 pounds of matzah to be distributed throughout the GCC, a nearly 20-percent increase as compared to last Passover.

Portugal Subverting Jewish Repatriation Law to Get Out of Abramovich Embarrassment

Individuals who apply for Portuguese citizenship as descendants of Jews who were expelled in the 1490s must show proof of inherited property in Portugal.

Yeshiva University’s Ryan Turell, Orthodox Jew, in NBA Draft

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Iranian Jews Bought Tomb of Queen Esther and Mordechai, Israel’s National Library Reveals

The shah’s government facilitated the purchase of the land in 1971 to mark 2,500 years to Cyrus the Great’s edict allowing Babylonians to worship the god of their choice.


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