assimilation

assimilation

The real ‘Bambi’: A somber tale of danger and Jewish assimilation

The story of the famous adorable fawn Bambi wasn’t originally for kids. Its author was a European Jew who wanted to assimilate.

By MIRIAM KATES LOCK
20/08/2022

American Jewry needs to wake up to new possibilities - book review

In contrast to the narrative of constant decline, two young American rabbis offer a powerfully positive and perhaps overly optimistic narrative.

By RABBI RON KRONISH
27/07/2022

Lobby to 'strengthen Diaspora’ launched in Knesset

A new lobby launched by the Knesset will focus on the problems of increased assimilation and declining attachment to Judaism abroad.

Assimilation raised as key problem in launch of Jewish People Lobby in Knesset

MKs in the Knesset insisted that Jewish leaders of all types are responsible for addressing the issue of assimilation abroad. 

Effort underway to outlaw Lehava as Jewish terror group

Yesh Atid MK Ram Ben Barak is also seeking to dismantle the “Foundation for the Rescue of the Jewish People,” Lehava’s fundraising arm.

European Jews

European Jewish leaders seek Israeli help against assimilation

The percentage of Jews with non-Jewish spouses was 24% in the UK, 31% in France, 46% in Germany, 62% in Sweden and 76% in Poland.

By URI COHEN/THE MEDIA LINE
12/11/2020
Shabbat packages preparation and distribution at the Jewish community of Irkutsk in Siberia, Russia,

Jews in Russia fear low levels of antisemitism are temporary

A new study comparing Jewish life in Russia 30 years ago and today finds anxiety about the future

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
06/08/2020

Ultra-Orthodox and secular Israelis combat assimilation together

In truth, when it comes to building Jewish identity, all secular Jewish kids in America, whether their parents are American or Israeli, are in the same boat.

By SIVAN RAHAV-MEIR
01/01/2020
Rabbi Tzvi Tau

Far-right Noam Party accuses progressive Jews of attempted genocide…of Jews

“They infiltrate the IDF so we lose in war. They are destroying the family and childbirth to stop a Jewish majority, they advance assimilation to wipe us off the map.”

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