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Fewer than half of Americans know 6 million Jews were killed in Holocaust: Pew

1 hour 13 min ago
Only 43% know that Hitler came to power through democratic means. Only 45% could state the number of Jews killed in the Holocaust — about 6 million.

Is Beloved NYC Grocery Store ‘Fairway’ Really Closing?

4 hours 45 min ago
The store denies it.

Jeff Goldblum, Marc Maron and Terry Gross find their roots

4 hours 56 min ago
“It’s just a random piece of luck that I’m here at all, I guess,” said Jeff Goldblum.

Letter | Palestinian leaders — not Zionism — are responsible for their people’s suffering

5 hours 9 min ago
The fact is that there would be no separation barriers and roadblocks if the Palestinian leaders would stop trying to destroy Israel.

Pelosi-led Congressional delegation visits Krakow Jewish Center

5 hours 40 min ago
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited the Jewish community center in Krakow along with a congressional delegation and received honorary membership.

I’m an Orthodox Jew who loved National Review - until they betrayed us

5 hours 48 min ago
Not only did I feel attacked as an Orthodox Jew, I felt let down by a publication that I hold in high regard.

Nearly 700 scholars and students condemn YIVO librarian layoffs

5 hours 56 min ago
“The loss of this knowledge and expertise is hard to exaggerate.”

Most American Adults Don’t Know 6 Million Jews Were Killed In The Holocaust, Survey Finds

6 hours 9 min ago
Most American adults know approximately when the Holocaust happened and what Nazi ghettos were.

Young people are staggeringly ignorant about the Holocaust. It’s dangerous.

6 hours 51 min ago
If the authentic narrative continues to wane and we allow the truth to be turned into myth and denial to pervade and prevail.

Did Walter Benjamin understand his prize possession — Paul Klee’s Angelus Novus?

11 hours 23 min ago
Created 100 years ago, Paul Klee’s “Angelus Novus” was Walter Benjamin’s prize possession. But where he saw an “Angel of History,” others saw Hitler.

Yes, exclusion of women in Jewish Studies is still a problem

11 hours 23 min ago
“Discrimination rarely targets just one group or category.”

New York City councilman Chaim Deutsch is running for Congress

Tue, 2020-01-21 20:11
New York City councilman Chaim Deutsch is running for Congress against incumbent Democrat Rep. Yvette Clarke in Brooklyn.

Exclusive: Trump impeachment lawyer, ‘nice Jewish boy’ Jay Sekulow talks conversion to Christianity

Tue, 2020-01-21 20:00
Born in Brooklyn and Bar Mitzvahed on Long Island, Sekulow said that despite his conversion and belief in Jesus Christ, he “never felt not Jewish.”

NowThis removes video saying Anne Frank did not die in Nazi camp

Tue, 2020-01-21 16:53
The NowThis website has removed the six-minute segment criticizing the executive order dealing with protecting Jews on campus.

Wisconsin man suspected of neo-Nazi ties arrested for vandalizing synagogue

Tue, 2020-01-21 16:30
Six other men were arrested last week for their involvement in the group.

Pope Francis condemns ‘barbaric resurgence’ of anti-Semitism

Tue, 2020-01-21 16:25
The pope has frequently issued firm denunciations of anti-Semitism, and has met frequently with Jewish groups and delegations.

Economist Joseph Stiglitz goes analog to rebut Trump at Davos in real time

Tue, 2020-01-21 15:40
Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz got his rebuttal to Trump’s Davos address into the hands of attendees with the help of his wife.

Survey: 23% of French Jews say they were assaulted by anti-Semites

Tue, 2020-01-21 15:22
Two-thirds of 1,027 respondents in an American Jewish Committee poll said they had experienced some sort of hate crime against their person.

Nancy Pelosi leads Congressional delegation to Poland, Israel

Tue, 2020-01-21 14:56
The House speaker laid a wreath next to the Auschwitz death wall, the site of inmate executions.

Oy  — Why those ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ posters are pretty, pretty bad

Mon, 2020-01-20 19:45
“Oy” is not one of Larry David’s many catchphrases.