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European Jewry is Dying and Afraid

A new study of European Jewry shows it is dying and afraid.

Berlin 2015: Jewish Magazines Now Arrive in Plain Paper for Safety

In Berlin 2015, a major Jewish monthly magazine is now delivered in plain wrapping paper -- to minimize the chance of attack.

Coalition Emergency Meeting on Conversion Blown Up by Haredim

Deri was furious at Netanyahu's request, and told the PM, while walking out of the room: "I know what you're doing to me and I will not let you do it."

Hotovely’s Remarks Were ‘Right on the Mark’

"The response by the Progressive Jewish leaders to her remarks was natural and completely understandable, but blind to their own international interest."

BBC Reporter Needles French Jewish Woman at Unity Rally

A BBC reporter needled a French Jewish woman Sunday at the mega Paris unity rally over the unrelated issue of Israel and Palestinians.

Netanyahu: Non-Orthodox American Jewry Will Disappear in a Generation or Two

In the long-term, Israel shouldn't over-invest in those communities, as it is impossible to stop their descent into assimilation.

Chelsea Clinton Gives Birth to (Non-Jewish) Baby Girl

Chelsea Clinton gave birth on Friday night to a baby girl.

Jewish GOP Candidate Invites Messianic Clergy to Eulogize Pittsburgh Victims at Pence Rally

An anonymous Pence aide told the AP that Jacobs "was not invited by the VP's office to speak on behalf of the Jewish community."
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50 NGOs to UC Irvine: You’ve Failed to Protect your Jewish Students

'For four years in a row now, members of Students for Justice in Palestine and other anti-Zionist groups have been permitted to intentionally and successfully disrupt a student-organized, pro-Israel event.'

Cops Shot in Ferguson, Missouri: Racism Heating Up America

The racism that has simmered so long under America's polite society is again beginning to rise to the surface, and as usual is also affecting Jews.

Rabbi’s Chelsea Clinton Jewish Status Quip Stressing Tear with Reform

"The problem of assimilation among American Jews is not only an American problem, it's our problem, too."

Comprehensive Survey of Israelis in Germany Finds They Are Secular, Educated Leftists

26.1% have a German citizenship; 54% live with a spouse who is a German national; and 54.4% have parents or grandparents who are Holocaust survivors.

Religious Zionist ‘ Tzohar’ Group Launches ‘Listening Together for Shofar’

The 'Tzohar' organization is launching a new project to encourage secular Jews to 'listen together' to shofar blowing on Rosh Hashana.

Left, Right, Agree: Intermarriage Marks Demise of US Jewish Community

Using the great, eye opening Pew study of 2013, Cohen points out that the signs of Jewish life in intermarried Jewish families are fast diminishing.

Hunting Down a Terrorist in Haifa, City of Unity

Security sources are maintaining a partial gag order on an investigation into a deadly attack in Haifa.

Israeli Murder Victim ‘Never Made It’ to Chabad Seder in Berlin

A 22-year-old Israeli murder victim was expected at the Berlin Chabad Passover seder, but never showed up.

Haredim Preparing Doomsday Response to Reform Invasion: Genealogy Book

MK Eichler to JewishPress.com: The genealogical list will only be there for those who want to know whom they are marrying and who is Jewish according to Jewish law. Let them check the list. It is a FREE COUNTRY (sic) with free information and free choice.

Belgian Minister Vows to Uphold Jewish Ritual Slaughter

The Flemish Minister for Animal Welfare Ben Weyts has reversed his call for a ban on Jewish ritual slaughter in Belgium.

Rivlin: Israel is State of All the Jewish People

"We must remember that beyond the disagreements, we are all one family."

Jewish ‘Pluralists’ Rage as Rabbi Riskin Gives Only One Finger, Not Entire Hand

Rabbi Riskin tried to put a leash on this cat and take it on a walkie when he told Ha'aretz he would accept Reform conversions should the Reform agree to the requirements of "immersion in the mikveh, circumcision, and basic knowledge and practice of Judaism."

Report: Anti-Semitism Increased 40%, Genocidal Speech Doubled in 2016

AMCHA Initiative’s 2016 report indicates two main sources are responsible for anti-Semitism on campus.

Ahead of Decisive High Court Debate, Non-Orthodox Movements Demand Share in Running Western Wall

The members of the Conservative, Reform, Women of the Wall, and other non-Orthodox groups tell the high court that, as is always the case in real estate, they can no longer accept the devaluation of their share in the ancient relic on account of reduced exposure to street traffic, or, you guessed it: location, location, location.

MK Smotrich: Keep the Falash Mura in Africa

The Falash Mura are members of the Beta Israel community in Ethiopia and Eritrea who converted to Christianity over the past two centuries.

Watch: BBC 2 Offers Surprisingly Fair Debate of ‘Illegal Haredi Education’ [video]

Members of the British Humanist Association, on the other hand, were beside themselves with their biased attack.

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