Manhattan DA Robert Morgenthau Dies 10 Days Shy of 100

In 2005, Morgenthau, 85 years of age, ran against a much younger challenge and a vigorous campaigner, former state court judge Leslie Crocker Snyder. Morgenthau won re-election with more than 99% of the vote.

British Jewish Leader Regrets Pun Calling to ‘Sacrifice’ (Korban) Labour’s Corbyn

Lionel Kopelowitz will be 93 in December. The last time he was live streamed was probably on one of those lovely Thames tributaries we all remember from Jerome K. Jerome's Three Men in a Boat.
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WATCH: UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Welcomes Jews Back to the Party

Jeremy Corbyn: "I want Jewish people to feel at home in the Labour Party and be able to play their full part in our campaigning work to take our country forward. "

Trump, World Leaders Invited to Jerusalem to Mark 75 Years Since Liberation of Auschwitz

“Here in Jerusalem, together with presidents and heads of state, we will join forces in the uncompromising fight against anti-Semitism, xenophobia and Holocaust denial.”

Study: Haredi Israelis Not So Poor Due to Low Debt

In Haredi society, half of which is poor and seventy percent of which are classified as low-income earners, the ratio of debtors is low.

Netflix Showing New Film on Ethiopian Jews’ Rescue in SF Jewish Festival

From 1979 to 1983, Aliyah activists and Mossad agents operating in Sudan encouraged the Beta Israel communities in Ethiopia to come to the Sudan, and from the Sudan they would be taken to Israel via Europe.

Ambassador Ron Dermer says Israel will Allow US Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib...

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) can enter the country, despite their pro-BDS views, “out of respect for the U.S. Congress, and the great alliance between Israel and America, we would not deny entry to any member of Congress into Israel.”

When Lincoln Borrowed a Philadelphia Rabbi’s Tammuz 17 Reference for the Gettysburg Address

In 1863, the day of Shabbat, July 4, Independence Day, fell on the first day of the three weeks, Tammuz 17, but because it was Shabbat, as is the case this year, 2019, the fast was pushed off to Sunday.

Religious Man Sues McDonald’s for Demanding He Shave His Beard

The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which filed the suit on behalf of Javadi, claims that Chalfont & Associates' anti-beard policy is an “unlawful employment practice.”

‘Israel Needs to do More’ for Diaspora, Netanyahu Tells OU Leaders

They discussed the need to increase and expand initiatives focused on Jewish education and identity in the Diaspora.

Israeli Start-up Developing Lab-Grown Steak Aims to Conquer the Global Market

The time necessary for the production of lab meat would take only three weeks, compared to two years with traditional beef growing.

64 Labour Lords Say Corbyn ‘Failed the Test of Leadership’ over Party Anti-Semitism

The 64 Labour peers accuse Corbyn of not opening his eyes and taking responsibility for the complaints about anti-Semitism within the party.

Biden, Booker, O’Rourke Reject IfNotNow’s Anti-Israel Line

Joe Biden stuck by his talking points, Beto O'Rourke said he had no intention of forcing a peace agreement on the two sides, and Cory Booker, God bless him, told her to vote for someone else.

‘Yellow Vest’ Protester Convicted for Racist Attack on Jewish Philosopher Alain Finkielkraut

French court finds 36-year-old Alsace man guilty of violating country's anti-racism laws, which prohibit verbal attacks that are based on religion, ethnicity or race.

Judge Rejects Appeal to Dismiss Case Against Leftist Who Sent Arab Land Brokers to...

Nawi bragged about his ties to the PA secret police, which “does what it can to prevent [land sales to Jews]. They catch [the offending land brokers] and kills them.”

Neo-Nazi Publisher to Pay $14 Million to Jewish Woman He Harassed

“I was frightened to the point that we couldn’t think straight. We talked about waking our children in the middle of the night — to run from Nazis.”

Trump Wants Leftist Congresswomen to Apologize for their Foul Language

The president was referencing several Congress members, but probably more than anyone else Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI-13).

Russian Subbotnik Jew Granted Israeli Citizenship

Bocharnikova applied for Israeli citizenship in Moscow, but when Two years later she had not received a reply, she came to Israel anyway.

Professor Posts ‘Zionism = Racism’ on Official CSU Facebook Page

We are 80 civil rights, religious and education organizations, deeply concerned about the unlawful use of the name of California State University or any of its campuses to promulgate anti-Zionist propaganda and promote a boycott of Israel.

Laurie Cardoza-Moore Applauds Resignation of Holocaust Denier Florida Principal

“Days ago we celebrated our nation’s victory over tyranny, we cannot allow our children to be taught by Nazi sympathizers who are led by hate and not the Constitution or laws of this land."
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Russian Report Exposes Nazi Glorification in Baltic States, Ignores Decades of Soviet Brutality

"Inside the European Union there are states and territories where glorification of Nazi collaborators and the Nazis is part of the state agenda."

Warren Openly Supports Anti-Zionist Group’s Call to Pressure Israel ‘To End the Occupation’

IfNotNow activists approached Warren in New Hampshire, asking to her to push "the Israeli government to end occupation.” Warren enthusiastically replied yes and took a picture with them.

Report: Growing Tendency to Disengage from Israel Exacerbates US Jews’ Identity Crisis

American Jewry’s disengagement from Israel, the report explains, will lead to the implosion of the ideal of Jewish Peoplehood as a cornerstone of the formation of Jewish identity .
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Florida Removes Principal Who Said Holocaust Not Factual Event

The mother who corresponded with Latson said he was afraid to take a stand on something this obvious for fear of retribution from parents who deny the Holocaust.

Israeli Arab Champion Threatened by Anti-Zionist NGO

"We are hopeful that you will reconsider this participation, and cause the Occupation to miss an opportunity to take advantage of your high-jump to improve their image by jumping on the wounds of our Palestinian nation."

Israeli Embassy Clumsily Photoshops Ambassador’s Lobster Lunch with Brazilian President

Yes, they ate lobster, which is defined by our tradition as Sheretz, which is unholy and a creeping thing and cockroach of the sea.

Ehud Barak Preaches Satmar’s ‘Three Oaths’ Line Against Zionism

Does Ehud Barak understand that sticking by the Satmar agenda against his foes in the religious-Zionist parties is highly unusual?

Lubavitch: Barring Jews from Historic Krakow Synagogue Unforgivable

The Krakow struggle appears to be between the old guard, the Jakubowiczs and their relatively few supporters (about 150, according to media reports), and the newcomers, Chabad Lubavitch.

EU Report: 44% of Young European Jews Face Anti-Semitic Harassment

"On occasion, this hostility spills over into violence: 4% of the young Jewish Europeans surveyed said they had experienced a physical anti-Semitic attack in the previous year."

Lubavitch Movement Marks Rebbe’s 25th Yahrzeit

Besides his tireless work over four decades to promote Jewish continuity, establishing a global network of Chabad houses and numerous other institutions directed at Jews, the Rebbe also made a significant mark on the non-Jewish world.

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