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Even ‘apartheid’ doesn’t capture fullness of our Palestinian suffering. But it helps.

Wed, 2021-04-28 19:30
No words can capture the agony of despairing friends and loved ones, who every day feel alive only by the lack of death.

Creating the freedom to thrive

Wed, 2021-04-28 19:20
Our country built a robust middle class before, and we can do so again.

Eric Schneiderman has law license suspended for a year over abuse of women

Wed, 2021-04-28 19:17
No criminal charges were brought against the former NY Attorney General.

Jewish policy umbrella calls China’s treatment of its Muslim Uyghur minority ‘genocide’

Wed, 2021-04-28 19:10
The JCPA calls on its members to speak out and work with other communities ‘to create a grassroots atrocity prevention movement.’

How Blake Bailey embodied Philip Roth’s spirit — and betrayed his legacy

Wed, 2021-04-28 18:00
That Roth’s biographer was apparently more concerned about his ethics when it came to literal objects than to women is, in its own painful way, apt.

Scott Stringer accused of sexual harassment

Wed, 2021-04-28 17:33
The mayoral candidate denies allegations leveled less than two months before the Democratic primary.

After Kristallnacht, a hunger artist confronts a splintering world

Wed, 2021-04-28 17:22
Largely ignored in its time, Ulrich Boschwitz’s 1939 novel “The Passenger” is a fascinating historical document.

‘Not a safe space’: Prestigious Jewish schools in London are shaken by allegations of sexual abuse

Wed, 2021-04-28 17:19
These allegations – which include rape, assault and harassment – make grim reading for Britain’s two largest Jewish schools.

Boston Jewish council votes against removing ZOA group accused of elevating ‘white supremacist voices’

Wed, 2021-04-28 16:40
At issue were comments that the ZOA’s national leader, the prominent conservative activist Morton Klein.

The youngest Yiddish ‘Fiddler’ cast member on making a new tradition

Wed, 2021-04-28 15:08
“We all reveled in the beauty, anticipation, frustration, excitement, and joy of learning the opening number with our entire cast.”

Elie Wiesel’s bust will feature in the National Cathedral. He may (or may not) be the first Jew to get the honor.

Wed, 2021-04-28 14:02
‘It’s reminder for everyone who walks through those doors of the reality of the Holocaust and what happened,’ said Rev. Randy Hollerith.

LISTEN: 2NJB Podcast — Monthly Recap: A Success Story, A Crime Story and A Tragic Story

Wed, 2021-04-28 13:47
LISTEN: 2NJB Podcast — Monthly Recap: A Success Story, A Crime Story and A Tragic Story

NYC mayoral candidates recommit to fighting antisemitism amid ‘troubling’ new data

Wed, 2021-04-28 09:10
The Democratic contenders speak out as ADL audit shows New York State leading the nation in documented antisemitic incidents.

United Orthodox voting bloc in Borough Park endorses Andrew Yang for mayor

Wed, 2021-04-28 03:44
A coalition of Hasidic sects suggest Yang earned the endorsement for his bold stances in defense of the Orthodox community in New York

Norton pulls Philip Roth biography from print after author accused of sexual assault

Tue, 2021-04-27 22:01
Multiple women came forward with accusations against Philip Roth biographer Blake Bailey.

Analysis: Why Biden’s attempt to return to the nuclear deal with Iran is not causing alarm … yet

Tue, 2021-04-27 21:37
There’s reason to believe the American Jewish community won’t be torn apart by the revival of the 2015 agreement.

LGBTQ students sue Yeshiva University for discrimination

Tue, 2021-04-27 20:50
Yeshiva University has received ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ in state funds and benefits, according to the suit.

I left apartheid South Africa. Applying the term to Israel is disingenous.

Tue, 2021-04-27 20:30
Human Rights Watch could do with a new pair of glasses.