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Window at New Mexico Holocaust Museum smashed

Wed, 2020-08-05 15:13
The attack took place during the funeral for the iconic civil rights leader Rep. John Lewis.

Meet the three pro-BDS representatives likely headed to Congress this fall

Wed, 2020-08-05 14:53
One person’s congressional campaign website expressed support for “nonviolent actions like the BDS movement.”

Early results show Rep. Rashida Tlaib, staunch supporter of BDS, crushing primary opponent

Wed, 2020-08-05 13:30
“I remember stories of my grandfather farming next to an Arab Jew and just farming, picking olives side by side.”

Photos reveal the hidden side of Hasidic weddings

Wed, 2020-08-05 09:00
The women in Hasidic weddings are separated from the men. This photographer works behind the mechitza.

Separation of church and state group raises alarm on government aid to religious schools

Wed, 2020-08-05 09:00
“With government money comes government strings.”

At Balfour, disparate voices unite to protest against Netanyahu

Tue, 2020-08-04 21:46
Whether their issue is the economy, the pandemic or annexation, protestors are united in their desire to oust the Prime Minister.

She needs a kidney. The pandemic is in her way.

Tue, 2020-08-04 19:41
Organ donors and recipients face obstacles during the coronavirus pandemic.

Stop calling anti-Zionism anti-Semitic. It’s morally repugnant in its own way.

Tue, 2020-08-04 19:02
Anti-Zionism is pernicious in its own way, even when it doesn’t explicitly resort to the anti-Semitic triumvirate of blood, money, and power.

How a Jewish marketing whiz tried to save old-time Russian hockey

Tue, 2020-08-04 19:00
In the documentary “Red Penguins,” a slew of odd bedfellows including Michael J. Fox and Michael Eisner try to save the Red Army hockey team.

FBI raids offices of Jewish philanthropists implicated in Ukrainian money-laundering scheme

Tue, 2020-08-04 18:40
Philanthropists Mordechai Korf and Uriel Laber were named in a 2019 lawsuit that accused them of helping launder money from a Ukrainian bank.

Biden’s anti-Semitism fundraiser focuses on Trump bashing — and it got personal

Tue, 2020-08-04 18:09
“Everything starts at the top,” Rosen said about Trump at the online event, which raised about $200,000.

Jonathan Swan is the meme hero we need right now

Tue, 2020-08-04 18:09
Jonathan Swan’s agile interview with president Trump for Axios on HBO was revelatory. A memeable face was born.

How Jewish Americans can help stop China’s genocide of Uighur Muslims

Tue, 2020-08-04 17:49
It is a well-documented fact that China is engaged in cultural and physical genocide against the Uighurs.

Trump: ‘Yo-Semites.’ Us: ‘Hello!’ Listen to our rap!

Tue, 2020-08-04 16:19
President Trump was invoking the beauty of our national parks when he stumbled on the words “Yosemite.” He said “yo-Semites,” to which we say “Hi!”

Amazon renews ‘Hunters,’ Al Pacino’s Nazi-hunting drama

Tue, 2020-08-04 16:03
The show drew criticism from some Jewish groups for its premise and for its portrayal of the Holocaust.

Yiddish gets its star turn in Seth Rogen’s “An American Pickle”

Tue, 2020-08-04 16:00
While some Yiddishists kvetched about how Seth Rogen was bringing Yiddish to the big screen, consultants assured it was done tastefully.

What Nick Cannon learned from Bari Weiss’ anti-Semitism book

Tue, 2020-08-04 15:23
Cannon called the book “truly an insightful and powerful read.”

$%*! We did the math: Here’s how often Adam Sandler swears in “Uncut Gems”

Tue, 2020-08-04 14:30
Netflix announced that cast members of “Uncut Gems” including Adam Sandler swear 560 times throughout the movie.

The story of the Shma, our intergenerational oath

Tue, 2020-08-04 14:17
Moses’ admonition of fierce faith to us Jews is placed in the mouths of our ancestors who preceded Moses.

How Leon Fleisher overcame adversity to become the Rembrandt of the piano

Tue, 2020-08-04 14:10
Born in San Francisco, Fleisher was the son of impoverished immigrants from Odessa and Poland who managed two hat shops.