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Germany to honor 1700 years of Jewish culture in 2021

Fri, 2020-01-24 20:00
The festival will highlight Germany’s Jewish heritage through live concerts, dancing, the publication of a Jewish food guide and commemorative stamps.

The goal of Trump’s ‘peace deal’ has always been to get us Palestinians to reject it

Fri, 2020-01-24 19:26
The truth is, the main goal of this deal is to kill off the last remaining remnants of the peace process.

Trump’s ‘peace plan’ forces Americans to choose: a Jewish state or a democratic one?

Fri, 2020-01-24 19:09
Trump will invite Netanyahu and Gantz, both supporters of annexation, to the White House. They will endorse the plan.

Give Trump’s peace plan a chance

Fri, 2020-01-24 17:10
After much delay, the Trump Administration this week announced that its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, the “deal of the century,” is finally set.

Fran Drescher doesn’t mind being single because she has a ‘friend with benefits’

Fri, 2020-01-24 16:40
The 57-year-old Jewish actress said her gay ex-husband takes care of some needs, while a casual lover fulfills the others.

Putin’s new propaganda campaign turns Jews into a prop

Fri, 2020-01-24 16:39
State entities are using history in a game of one-upmanship and propaganda. The memory of the Holocaust and the rise of anti-Semitism are part of it.

New Jersey town gets first Orthodox cop

Fri, 2020-01-24 16:27
Lakewood Police Chief Greg Meyer said he hoped the hire would help reach out to local Jews concerned about an increase in hate crimes.

Here are some of the best Twitter tributes for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Fri, 2020-01-24 15:04
Ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day on Sunday, #weremember is trending on Twitter all over the world (and in space).

Beloved Marc Chagall Painting, Stolen In The ’90s, Resurfaces At An Israeli Auction

Fri, 2020-01-24 15:00
The painting was nabbed from a Tel Aviv gallery in 1996, just days before it was up for auction.

Trump’s ‘peace plan’ is theater of the absurd

Fri, 2020-01-24 14:57
The meeting is taking place at the same time that the United States Senate is conducting Trump’s impeachment trial for high crimes misdemeanors.

The use and abuse of the Holocaust: a new international pastime

Fri, 2020-01-24 13:54
Many used the opportunity of a Holocaust commemoration to advance their nations’ foreign policies.

On Neil Diamond’s birthday, his most cringe-worthy moment

Fri, 2020-01-24 10:00
Yes, you read that right — Neil Diamond in blackface.

Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi | Trump has normalized bigotry. We must fight back.

Thu, 2020-01-23 22:31
The bonds that hold our nation together and make us the envy of the world are under attack.

Of Herzl, Einstein, Chagall and George Kennan: Memories of working with YIVO’s librarians

Thu, 2020-01-23 19:56
The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research is the world’s preeminent center for the study of Yiddish language and culture.

Netanyahu, Gantz to meet with Trump next week to discuss ‘prospect of peace’

Thu, 2020-01-23 19:17
Unclear was whether President Trump would unveil his long-awaited peace deal at the White House meeting.

Letter from Alabama: ‘Rabbi, will you take my dog when the Rapture comes?’

Thu, 2020-01-23 19:14
It is too easy to think about our different religions as opportunities to compete and to dominate, or as kernels of truth that we must defend.

Russia is spreading lies about the Holocaust

Thu, 2020-01-23 18:17
Russia is spreading lies about the Holocaust — and Poland’s president is fighting back.

Senior Saudi leader and Muslim religious leaders visit Auschwitz

Thu, 2020-01-23 17:52
In a speech there, Mohammed al-Issa called Holocaust atrocities a “crime against humanity.

Bradley Cooper will direct, star in Netflix film about Leonard Bernstein

Thu, 2020-01-23 16:51
Cooper has been working closely with the famed Jewish composer-conductor’s three children for two years.