American Jewry

A diverse community of the adherents to the Jewish faith in the United States, currently numbering some four million.

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    By AMY SPIRO

  • A MEMBER of a neo-Nazi party gives a salute outside a speech by Richard Spencer on the campus of Mic

    Neo-Nazi group behind fliers blaming Jews for Kavanaugh allegations

    By JTA

  • As polls begin to close in the U.S., Jewish voters could swing midterms

    By MICHAEL WILNER

  •  President Donald Trump, near an Israeli flag at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem

    Antisemitism definition sparks backlash on U.S. Left

    By MICHAEL WILNER

  • Mexican-American Jewish woman wins primary in Arizona, eyeing state House

    By JTA

  • A year later, strong feelings in Charlottesville, but no violence

    By MICHAEL WILNER

  • Jewish American entrepreneur who survived 9/11 killed in Kenyan attack

    By ILANIT CHERNICK

  • Actress Melissa Joan Hart and husband Mark pose with their sons Mason (L) and Braydon

    Melissa Joan Hart accused of antisemitism; says only Jesus believers good

    By MARCY OSTER/JTA

  • Frank Sinatra (left) and Gregory Peck talk to an IDF officer in Jerusalem in 1978, when he opened th

    The story behind Frank Sinatra’s $10,000 yarmulke

    By JTA

  • Ruth Bader-Ginsburg, a progressive icon on the Supreme Court.

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg swears in new immigrants, wows them with her story

    By RON KAMPEAS/JTA