diaspora jews

Robert H. Asher: A modest American-Israeli hero - opinion

Bob wasn’t interested in power, fame or glory. He simply wanted to do the right thing – for Israel and America. As AIPAC’s president, he took that same philosophy nationally.

05/02/2023

Roots on routes: Connecting ancestral migration stories to modern movement

Last fall, during Sukkot, Uri L’Tzedek and Jewtina y Co. joined forces to host the very first Darchei Tzedek/Caminos a la Justicia Immigration Retreat.

By ANALUCÍA LOPEZREVOREDO , EDDIE CHAVEZ CALDERON
05/02/2023

UK TikToker arrested for harassing Jews

Bacari Ogarro, who goes by "Mizzy," posted a video in which he sneaks up behind an ultra-Orthodox Jewish man and tries to jump over him.

What tools do Jewish institutions have to fight climate change?

The world’s leading scientists tell us that to avoid the worst impacts of the climate crisis, we must halve global greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and end all climate pollution no later than 2050.

By RABBI JENNIE ROSENN/JTA
04/02/2023

Missouri Jewish leaders advocate for trans rights at state legislature

Eight bills were heard that would restrict trans children from participating in sports that align with their gender identity and limit their access to specialized medical care.

By Jackie Hajdenberg/JTA
04/02/2023

A Minnesota synagogue built an ice rink — and is inaugurating it with a klezmer skate

The rink, which can accommodate about 30 people at a time, was built by Temple of Aaron, a Conservative synagogue of about 700 families in Minnesota

By Jackie Hajdenberg/JTA
03/02/2023

Communication between Diaspora Jews and the Israeli coalition is important - editorial

Itamar Ben-Gvir and Betzalel Smotrich, some of the biggest names in today’s coalition, were not invited to speak at the Conference of Presidents of Major Jewish Organizations.

Rabbi David Saperstein.

Prominent Jewish leaders criticize Israel’s new government

The criticism comes after 134 historians of Jewish and Israeli history accused PM Benjamin Netanyahu of threatening Israel's existence.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
02/02/2023

NY family donates synagogue to IDF Search and Rescue Unit

Soldiers and other guests marked the commemoration of the synagogue last month at a ceremony in Ramla.

Will the National Security Council fulfill their duty? - opinion

What domino effects will come into play if the proposed judicial reform becomes a reality?

By AVI GIL
01/02/2023
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