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Charity Peeved It Accidentally Donated To Richard Spencer

3 hours 6 min ago
Richard Spencer’s National Policy Institute received a huge amount of money through donor-adviser funds linked to a Georgia foundation.

Why Do A Third of Israelis Want To Leave The Country?

3 hours 13 min ago
A third of Jewish Israelis would leave the country if they could, according to a new poll.

French Jewish Mathematician Wins ‘Math Nobel’

Wed, 2017-03-22 22:10
Yves Meyer, a French Jewish mathematician, won the Abel Prize on Tuesday for his work on the “wavelet theory,” which has been applied in data compression, noise reduction, medical imaging and digital cinema.

The New York Times Has A New Theater Critic — But What Does He Think Of Arthur Miller?

Wed, 2017-03-22 21:40
Today, The New York Times announced that its new co-chief theater critic would be Jesse Green, currently of New York Magazine.

Jewish Lawmakers To Follow Party Line In Major Healthcare Vote

Wed, 2017-03-22 21:32
Jewish Democrats will vote against the bill to repeal and replace Obamacare. The Jewish Republicans, David Kustoff and Lee Zeldin, will support.

Gone Girl: Ivanka Is Skiing in Aspen, Where She Once Went Missing

Wed, 2017-03-22 21:00
Ivanka Trump is skiing in Aspen, where a local paper reports she once went missing and was discovered with a boy in a different hotel room.

Google Overhauls Ad Policy Amidst Uproar Over Extremist Content — Like David Duke

Wed, 2017-03-22 20:59
Google vows to change its ad policy after advertisers complained about spots paired with extremist content — including ex-KKK head David Duke.

Who You Callin’ Anti-Semite? Reserve The Term For The Worst Offenders

Wed, 2017-03-22 20:39
In the Trump anti-Semitism wars, both the right and left err in a different way. They employ guilt by association.

Love Is Just A Phone Call Away

Wed, 2017-03-22 20:32
As if you needed another reason to call your mother!

Orthodox Rabbinical Council Appoints New Conversion Czar

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:58
The Orthodox Union’s rabbinic arm has created a new position to help smooth the conversion process.

How Translators Are Helping To Resist Trump’s Immigration Policies

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:48
Inspired by the case of a detained Holocaust scholar, translators are working to share the stories of non-native English speakers traveling to the U.S.

Jessica Biel Discovers That She’s A Little Bit Jewish

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:48
“My friends are really into this. They say they’re going to throw me a bar mitzvah.”

How JCC Chicago Is Fighting Back Against Bomb Threats

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:37
Instead of seeing a community deterred by fear, our buildings are filled with families reminding us what a vibrant, connected, unbreakable community truly looks like.

Republican Congressmen Embrace Russian Allegations Against Soros

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:32
Republican congressmen sent a letter to the State Dept. echoing Russian allegations about George Soros’ involvement in Eastern European politics.

Israel Convicted Rasmea Odeh For Terrorism In 1970; Next Week She’ll Address JVP

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:31
Jewish Voice for Peace, a group already controversial among establishment Jews for its support of an Israel boycott, is attracting extra attention this month thanks to a featured speaker at its upcoming biennial conference here. Rasmea Odeh, who was convicted in 1970 for a bombing at a Jerusalem supermarket that left two dead, will be among those addressing the group. She says she was tortured to confess then.

Kosher Teen On ‘Master Chef’ Declines To Taste Own Cooking

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:30
The young contestant declined to taste her own pork dish during the premiere of the Mexican edition of “MasterChef Junior 2017.

4 Hated Jewish Foods — And The Recipes That Will Make You Love Them

Wed, 2017-03-22 19:03
The thought of gefilte fish, chopped liver, concord wine and matzo may make you want to hurl. We’ve got the recipes that will convert you from a hater to a lover.

Jewish News In The New Era Of Anti-Semitism

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:41
As an intern for the Forward, it is surreal that so much of my job seems to revolve around documenting incidents of anti-Semitism in the United States.

Should A Synagogue Be A Safe Space?

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:01
Historically, the synagogue has been a place not just of prayer and study, but a place of disagreement —- even on Shabbat.

Delicious Doc Puts Israeli Food In Limelight

Wed, 2017-03-22 18:00
‘In Search of Israeli Cuisine,’ which is making its theatrical debut in Manhattan this week, offers a mouthwatering look at an ever evolving food culture.