By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
AMSTERDAM (JTA) — A historic menorah that was retired from show business amid fears for its integrity — and bickering within the Dutch Jewish community over who has the right to use it — is getting a...
By ALAN SMASON
The largest Chanukah gathering in the state, the annual Chanukah at the Riverwalk event, brought out hundreds to celebrate the first night of the holiday along the Mississippi River on Sunday, November 28.
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By SHIRA HANAU
(JTA) — A Palestinian teenager rammed a car into an Israeli border police officer at a checkpoint early Monday morning, seriously wounding the officer. Officers at the checkpoint opened fire on the driver, who was later pronounced...Continue Reading
By JONATHAN S. TOBIN
(JNS) – As far as congressional Democrats are concerned, another right-wing nut job needs to be disciplined. The newest target of their ire is Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO.) who stands accused of Islamophobia and smearing another...
By RON KAMPEAS
(JTA) –When Ed Shames described his Jewish self, he used the term “tough SOB.”
Shames, the oldest surviving member of the legendary Easy Company parachute infantry regiment, could also have added “patient.”
Shames, who died Dec. 3...Continue Reading ⇒
By RON KAMPEAS
(JTA) — After an outcry and a rebuke from the University of Toronto president, the student union at a satellite campus modified a proposed ban on kosher foods in any way affiliated with Israel, but a campus...Continue Reading ⇒
(JTA) — Jews celebrating Chanukah in central London said they had to leave because of intimidation by men who shouted slogans about Palestine and pounded with their shoes on the windows of the Jews’ bus.
The incident happened on Oxford...Continue Reading ⇒