The post-Birthright 'Northern Exposure' has won an expansion grant from the US-based Jim Joseph Foundation.
So far, an additional 5,682 applications are still pending, and the deadline for new applications expired last March.
Hotovely told reporters her main goal is to debunk the lies about Israel that have been fed to the youth of America.
Britain's chief rabbi maintains that the safest way for immigrants to integrate and not assimilate is via the "cricket test."
Egypt's chief cleric reprimanded Israel for allowing its holy city to be sullied with a nude dance performance.
Like any journalist, I enjoy a good gotcha (although I work hard not to do it myself), but this gotcha, Judy Maltz, is dripping the blood of murder victims.
Israeli MK Yuli Edelstein tells Chabad rabbis why he "lost it" over tefillin in a Soviet labor camp.
This is such a cultural fruit salad, with lady priests, Vulcans and the Kotel…
So we searched the text of this socially conscious, alternative prayer, and discovered it has no mention of three words: "Jews," "Jewish," and "Israel."
Four arrested in crackdown on anti-assimilation group Lehava.
"These were my grandfathers," the groom responded with pride, "they were important Rabbis."
Venetian Jews say the 500th anniversary of the world's first ghetto may present a lesson for new Muslim refugees.
In January 2014, Johansson resigned from her position in Oxfam, in response to the group's criticism of her promotions for SodaStream, in Judea.
MK Meir Porush stated that if "Women of the Wall” would refrain from eating non-Kosher food, he would apologize to them.
Meanwhile, the proportion of students attending ultra-Orthodox schools has increased by about 300% since 1992.
This was not the former Italian prime minister's first bizarre use of the Holocaust.
WJC's Ronald Lauder warned of the rise of Hungary's anti-Semitic Jobbik party as he led the 'March of Life' with Hungarian Jews.
One of the most blatant forms of racism is to refer to an individual from a particular ethnic group as the representative of his or her entire race.
Defense Minister Liberman warns French Jews in particular that if they want to remain Jewish, now is the time to leave.
Hundreds of Israeli Ethiopians continued protests in Tel Aviv on Sunday, blocking traffic on the Ayalon Highway and elsewhere in the city.
Figures for anti-Semitic incidents in the UK have more than doubled over the past year. Are we surprised yet?
The Forward says circumcision rates in Israel are dropping, with no data to support their claim, but two surveys prove the rates are actually rising.
“Tradition teaches us to be kind to the plight of refugees,” Gartner told the Daily News, although she did not specify which tradition she was referencing.
She became a rabbinic associate in 2008 at the temple, then agreed to enroll in a distance learning-program, but didn't.
Analysis: JTA Officially Joins Palestinian Propaganda Machine, Naming Cave of the Patriarch ‘Ibrahimi Mosque’
Something nasty is taking place in modern Jewish American journalism, and the most disheartening signs of that nastiness are evident in what used to be a half decent Jewish news service.