Diaspora Jewry is the collective name for the Jewish communities outside of the Land of Israel. Historically, these communities go back to big historical events like the Babylonian exile, the siege of Jerusalem and the expulsion from Spain. Today, the biggest Diaspora communities exist in the United States, France, Canada, the UK and Russia.
The Georgia victories made New York’s Chuck Schumer the first Jewish Senate majority leader as Harris would break any ties.
California has the second-worst average daily infection rate among states at 101 per 100,000 people. Only Arizona is higher with 117 per 100,000.
Among the Jews who did make the cut were several whose crimes affected Jewish communities or who had the support of the Aleph Institute, an organization that works with Jews who are incarcerated.
In an amoral world, political expediency eclipsed justice and reason.
The visitors are almost all Black; none are Jewish.
Besides the charity event, the Azeri Jewish community held a memorial service at the Ardabil mosque in Quba.
"The President of Tunisia a few minutes ago called up the chief rabbi of Djerba, Rabbi Haim Bitan and apologized for his diatribe against the Jews, faulting them for unrest in the country."
The full list of Jews pardoned by Trump.
“Of course I’m worried for them,” Isayev said about his former students and congregants serving in the army. “But I’m also incredibly proud of them.”
The late mayor, Edward Malinowski, was acquitted in a trial after World War II of collaborating with Nazis in the town of Malinowo
The wedding is the latest example of the lack of compliance in Hasidic communities with protocols meant to stop the spread of the coronavirus
Many will reverse the policies of the Trump administration. Biden will reportedly seek to rejoin the Paris climate accord, enact new measures aimed at combating the coronavirus pandemic
likely be a mix of people that justice reform activists say have been wronged by the criminal justice system and figures who have paid intermediaries to lobby Trump for clemency, or whom Trump knows
“You are aligning your behavior with the radical anti American Democrats who are now in full gear to destroy not only America, but who are poised to target Israel and all Jews,” the note read
The Bible was once owned by Rabbi Jacob Rothschild, who forged the alliance between Black and Jewish Georgians.
“Myself and President Joe Biden, will shut down your Synagogue of worship and place heavy fines upon your religious institution,” said the letter,
Rabbi Michael Beals described Biden as "bashert" for the presidency.
The project is part of a larger initiative between the organizations to make an online Jewish learning hub.
Samson's fortune was valued at $1.1 billion.
As Americans seek comfort and assurance after the raid on the Capitol and anxiously await their vaccines, Micah offers a redemptive vision.
Israel has designated IRW as a supporter of terrorist organizations.
The pick of Pennsylvania's top health official for a critical role during the raging COVID-19 pandemic continues Biden's pattern of selecting a historically diverse slate of leaders.
This article does not do justice to the remarkable achievements of this man.
The Anti-Defamation League endorsed Mayorkas, also citing the urgency of the recent rise in extremist violence and singling out the deadly Jan. 6 riots at the Capitol.
Holocaust survivors, public figures and Hungarian celebrities participated in a unique 76 hours of online education marking the liquidation of the Budapest Ghetto.
Campbell, a veteran of Silicon Valley, was announced as the group’s new executive director last week, in a release timed to coincide with Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
The portion of British Jews who said they felt “unwelcome” in the United Kingdom fell from 53% last year to 18% in 2020.
The Health and Education Ministry threatened to close down that part of the village due to its ruined state.
Hackers shut down an Atlanta synagogue’s live stream of Senator-Elect Raphael Warnock delivering a sermon to honor Martin Luther King, whose church he leads.
“Agreement comes a dedication not only to honor the Jewish past in Morocco but to create a future of harmony and tolerance for all generations to come."
Jewish recording genius convicted of murder in 2003, spent final years in prison
The coalition of Jewish entities urged the House leaders to publicly affirm their commitment to “the foundational elements of our democratic republic."
His Facebook page announced the news Thursday night. The rocker had been battling an unspecified form of cancer.
"Persian Lessons" is based on a short story by the screenwriter Wolfgang Kohlhaase, who specializes in tragicomedies.
Here’s what the IHRA definition says, why its supporters see it as a key for fighting Jew-hatred and why its critics are fighting it.
The FBI has found no evidence of Antifa involvement in the mob, but the idea has taken root in many right-wing circles.
An FBI memo warned of armed protests at all 50 state capitol buildings starting this weekend to protest Biden becoming president.
Nathan Freihofer, a second lieutenant, has millions of followers on TikTok, where he posted a joke about the Holocaust last August.
“A number of Zionist organizations want to convince us that Arab American Studies is ‘antisemitic.’ This is not only intellectually insulting but is also an inherently racist position,” he wrote.
The Anti-Defamation League recorded at least 11 antisemitic Zoom bombings in the United States and Canada in March and April alone alone.
This week, the US Holocaust Memorial Museum placed online more than 700 hours of audio recordings from the trials, as well as 37 reels of film introduced as evidence.
Praised by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a "huge Jewish patriot," Adelson died on Monday from cancer.
Memorial staff have increased security and called for locals to show respect and refrain from winter sports at the site of the camp.
C-SPAN caught Nadler carrying a bag from Zabar’s, the famed New York grocery store. The bold orange logo would be unmistakable to anyone familiar with it.
Dieker, 31, doesn’t just play Jewish music. She’s in an Irish rock band called Flannigan’s Right Hook, and she can sing in Turkish and Spanish.
“I’m happy that they’re [his parents] not seeing what’s going on now in the United States.”
Kristen Clarke says she erred in inviting an antisemitic author to speak while at Harvard.
The 92-year-old applauded what she called the center’s “organized” rollout in a video uploaded to Twitter by an aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday night.
The group, Tea Party Patriots, denied the claim by March to Save America that it was a funder of the event.
The synagogue is known internationally for nurturing, and burying, the legendary singer and poet Leonard Cohen.
The center “has the potential to become a national leader in the exploration of Jewish music.”
Lauder added that Adelson was optimistic about the State of Israel and its future and said, “He loved what Israel was doing, and he could not find fault with anything.”
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Weapons that were aimed for centuries at our forebears had been unearthed, and were now being aimed at us.
“This is like saying to Ku Klux Klan that they improve race relations in the US.”
The recently published children’s book by Cantor Steven Stoehr that aims to instill the importance of being a helpful and caring friend in addition to accepting those who are different.
‘Is this the home of Ladislav Kellner?’ I asked. ‘Yes,’ came the curt response, ‘but you can’t see him’
But I came home to my partner, Ruth, and said ‘I’m OK, but I’m going to have a little PTSD stuff for a couple days.’
A story of lost family, desperate searches, trails that went cold and ultimate reunification.
Corbyn to “unequivocally, unambiguously and without reservation” apologize for the comments he made, so far he has not.
The Jewish employee allegedly posted on a company channel on Slack, that colleagues in the Washington, DC area should “stay safe homies, Nazis are about."
A few days ago, news that one of the oldest houses in the Jewish district of Budapest will soon be demolished spread like wildfire on social media, sparking outrage.
allegedly told staff from two kosher restaurants that he does “not serve Jews” and thus is canceling their order
It’s not the first time that advocates for a Hasidic Jew convicted of a crime have pointed out a defendant’s minimal secular education as part of a bid to reduce a prison sentence.
Shomrim, a Jewish security group, called the incidents an antisemitic “hate crime,” adding on Twitter that the perpetrator “appears to have used blood.”
Idea described as “total nonsense,” unimplementable, and politically motivated ahead of upcoming Israeli elections.
That’s because earlier in the year, local Chabad leaders decided to reevaluate their security following an incident with a trespasser.
Tucarman was among the 5,000 Jews brought to the police station, where nearly half were beaten to death or shot.
"We have the privilege to provide them with protection against the coronavirus. This is the moral order that every Jew carries in his heart - to make sure that they never walk alone."
Antisemitic incidents against Antwerp Jews, notably by those from a Muslim background, are common.
At least five deaths have resulted from the violence.
Hartman’s president, Yehuda Kurtzer, spoke with Yoni Appelbaum, the Atlantic’s Ideas editor, who also taught history and literature at Harvard University, Babson College and at Brandeis University.
The Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum tweeted at the e-commerce company, which sells customized craft items.
Leticia Remauro, a Republican consultant running for borough president, was protesting the closing of a bar last month for violating coronavirus restrictions.
The local Jewish community has all but disappeared in recent years in the Cliftonville area as part of a demographic reconsolidation of Jewish life in the United Kingdom.
“They wore Auschwitz shirts, erected gallows, and tried to hang the Vice President,” Ocasio-Cortez said of members of the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol.
Neutral during the Second World War, Portugal accepted roughly 50,000 Jewish refugees, yet Lisbon largely ignored the painful lessons of the Holocaust until now.
"The US-Israel relationship is stronger today because of him."
Don’t be fooled: Much like with the Charlottesville attack, what happened at the Capitol was no accident.
The arrest comes amid a nationwide crackdown on the Trump supporters who stormed the Capitol building last week.
Sheldon Adelson was owner of Israel Hayom newspaper, CEO of Las Vegas Sands and a close friend of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Amazon, Apple and Google have all decided to ban the social media app Parler, which is popular among the far-right, from their platforms.
Ironically, neither of the restaurants vandalized considers itself exclusively Israeli.
“Why does Jack Dorsey continue to give Holocaust deniers and Jew-haters a bigger platform today than Hitler had in his time?”
Azman made the list because of the Jewish community's aid in the fight against the novel coronavirus.
The Jewish organization announced that the donations came from over 2,500 people, and the funding will underwrite services and programs as well as scholarships for those with disabilities.
Later in the day, a second kosher restaurant was also declined service by a Deliveroo employee, DNA reported.
Each got one thing wrong: The picture wasn’t from that day.
Growing up, I always wondered how Germany, an epicenter of European culture in the 1930s, could become such a dark, hateful place.
The Nazis murdered three million non-Jews in Poland, in addition to three million Jewish Poles — half of all the Jews they had murdered throughout Europe.
The lists here are in alphabetical order. Freshmen are noted.
In a Twitter thread, Ossoff described his trajectory from a teenage intern for John Lewis, the Georgia congressman and civil rights hero who died last year, to US senator.
Currently in Israel, 19-years-old LA native Gabbi Stein won 29 badges before obtaining the highest rank the scouts have.
"I'm living a dream, not quite sure if it's a dream or reality," said one family member.
"The use of the Yellow Star of David in an anti-vaccination protest is a disgrace and an insult to the memory of the victims of the Holocaust."
Some people who stormed the Capitol, including a West Virginia lawmaker, have been arrested.