Thomas denies stabbing anyone, and his family says he suffers from mental illness.
Kishinev, more than a century ago, was the capital of Bessarabia in Czarist Russia.
Let us unite together in the battle against antisemitism and hate and win the day for our children, grandchildren and future generations.
It was a weekday in early January and Margaretten was explaining the concept of tefillin to a sanitation worker on the other end of the line.
A license plate reader, which contains a high-speed camera, was used to find and arrest the man accused of stabbing at least five people in an attack last month on a rabbi’s home in Monsey.
Reflections from a Brooklyn Jew
One of the suspects in that attack - who died in the shooting - had also expressed interest in the Black Hebrew Israelites.
“I didn’t earn this medal, god earns this medal,” Joseph Gluck said Sunday after being presented with the New York State Senate Liberty Medal.
Threats are multiplied by the antisemitic online posts, comments and even entire Facebook groups that are dedicated to attacking the Jewish community with outrageous and hateful stereotypes
One common thread that has emerged from my recollections of personal experiences with antisemitism is that there are good people who stand up for what is right.