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

Wed, 2020-01-22 20:10
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.

What if a woman can’t win the presidency?

Wed, 2020-01-22 19:01
No matter how you slice it, the United States is a dinosaur when it comes to electing women to the highest office.

Is Beloved NYC Grocery Store ‘Fairway’ Really Closing?

Wed, 2020-01-22 16:38
The store denies it.

Jeff Goldblum, Marc Maron and Terry Gross find their roots

Wed, 2020-01-22 16:27
“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

Wed, 2020-01-22 16:14
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

Wed, 2020-01-22 15:43
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

Wed, 2020-01-22 15:35
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

Wed, 2020-01-22 15:27
“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

Wed, 2020-01-22 15:14
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.

Wed, 2020-01-22 14:32
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?

Wed, 2020-01-22 10:00
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

Wed, 2020-01-22 10:00
“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.