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Miscellaneous | Judaism

9 Facts You Should Know About Mount Sinai - Shavuot

Mount Sinai is where G‑d Himself descended and struck a deal with His chosen people.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Antisemitism on two wheels - Cycling Weekly turns toxic

The latest edition of Cycling Weekly puts their readers in a saddle and takes them for a propaganda dtriven antisemitic spin.

News | News

Arabs: Jews ‘Judaizing’ Jerusalem

When considering the evidence regarding Jewish rights in law and tradition pertaining to all of Palestine, it is obvious that there is no “occupation.”

Politics | Biden Administration

Biden DOJ Nominee Conceals Ties To Anti-Semitic Professor

Archived copies of a scholarly journal show Justice Department nominee Kristen Clarke listed on the masthead alongside an anti-Semitic writer with whom she claimed under oath she has never collaborated.

Politics | Politics

Biden provides a peek into the progressive Jewish mindset

US Jews are portrayed as driven by values not religion, engaged in left-wing activism and threatened by antisemitism that comes only from the right

News | News

At least 44 dead, dozens injured as tragedy strikes Lag B'Omer event at Mt. Meron

  This is a developing story  Dozens of people were crushed to death in a stampede that broke out in the

News | News

Haredi paratroopers drill home raid in Yiddish

An all-Haredi company in the IDF Paratroops Brigade has conducted several drills recently, after a deployment to the Syrian

Advice & Self-Help | Jewish Wisdom

Healing Body and Soul - Daily Dose of Jewish Wisdom

Your body and your soul fuse together as one. Nothing happens in the soul that is not reflected in the body. And nothing happens in the body that doesn’t deeply affect the soul

Politics | Politics

John Kerry, Enemy of Israel

Let’s pause to reflect on how monumentally stunning it is that the former U.S. secretary of state allegedly tattled on Israel to Iran.

Advice & Self-Help | Jewish Wisdom

Thinking Healthy - Daily Dose of Jewish Wisdom

The Baal Shem Tov taught, “Where a person’s thoughts are, that’s where he is, all of him.”

News | News

Fourth Expert Resigns From Polish Government’s Auschwitz Council After Appointment of Hardline Nationalist Stirs Controversy

A sign at the Auschwitz death camp ordering “Stop!” in German and Polish. Photo: Reuters/Kacper Pempel. Another expert has resigned …

News | News

For many French Jews, Halimi murder a 'watershed moment' of distrust in France

20,000-strong Paris protest a rare show of raw emotion from local Jewish community over government's response to antisemitism

Politics | "Apartheid" State?

Israel Is Not An Apartheid State

HRW’s exploitation of the apartheid image in the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is a cynical appropriation of the suffering of the victims of the actual apartheid regime.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

Riverdale Jewish Center Again Vandalized in Active Rock-Throwing Spree Targeting Bronx

Police stand guard in front of the Riverdale Jewish Center in the Bronx, New York (Photo by Lev Radin/Sipa USA) …

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

‘Heavy Police Presence’ Outside Jewish Centers in Bronx After Four Synagogues Targeted Overnight

The facade of the Riverdale Jewish Center in New York, May 21, 2009. REUTERS/Chip East The New York Police Department …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Associated Press Changes Spelling of ‘Anti-Semitism’ to ‘Antisemitism,’ Joining Leading Experts

Part of an exhibit on the Holocaust supported by the International Holocaust Remembrance Association. Photo: courtesy of IHRA. The Associated …

Miscellaneous | Other Stuff

The delirium of Jew-hatred - Melanie Phillips

A French court's perverse ruling has significance well beyond this one scandalous case

Miscellaneous | Judaism

10 Facts About Pesach Sheini Every Jew Needs to Know

If someone was unable to participate in the Passover offering at
the proper time, they would offer the sacrifice a month later.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Anti-Semitic TikTok Trend Fuels Violence in Jerusalem

Videos depicting anti-Semitic violence are trending on TikTok in Israel, encouraging Arab assaults on Jews amid ongoing violent protests in Jerusalem.

Politics | Opinion

Has anti-Israel discourse taken over the United States?

History will not be favorable to our current American political leaders unless they promptly correct the strong perception that they abandoned Israel and Jews.

History | History

INTO THE FRAY: When did Palestine become Palestine?

The Palestinian Arabs’ claim for sovereignty over what they now insist is their long yearned-for homeland arose only after 1967—i.e. when it came under Jewish administration.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

The First Lesson of the Holocaust: The Jewish People Will Never Allow Anyone to Do This to Us Again

Iran parades missiles with the words: “Israel must be wiped off the map.” - The First Lesson of the Holocaust: The Jewish People Will Never Allow Anyone to Do This to Us Again

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Is It Wrong to Like a Lot of Stuff? - Parshah

Is it OK to
enjoy a good shopping spree and to delight in yet another Amazon box at your
doorstep?

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Cuomo once said of Sukkot: ‘These people and their f**king tree houses' -- NYT

New York governor reportedly expressed frustration with campaign appearance at Jewish holiday event during his run for attorney general in 2006

News | News

The mezuzah on the Hezbollah tunnel

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

History | History

The Holocaust truths left out of the history texts

The story school history books leave out tells how the US and Hitler cooperated in the crimes committed against the Jewish people. Op-ed.

Miscellaneous | Kashrut

Are Bottom Feeders Kosher Fish?

There is a commonly held belief that where a fish lives determines whether it is kosher. Is this the case?

News | News

US Announces $235 Million Aid Package for Palestinians; World Jewish Population Reaches 1925 Level | Honest Reporting

US President Joe Biden's administration on Wednesday announced the restoration of $235 million in US assistance to the Palestinians, including to the

History | History

Can We Really Picture Auschwitz?

As memories of the Holocaust fade, one survivor’s images remain vivid.

Politics | Resources

Lies in the cognitive war against Israel (and how to counter them), pt. 1

A list of the major tropes which serve to perpetuate the false narrative about Israel and how to counter them to yourself and others. Op-ed.

Politics | Resources

Lies in the cognitive war against Israel (and how to counter them), pt. 2

A list of the lies spread by anti-Israel activists and how to counter them. Part 2 of 2.Op-ed.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Cornell West, Campus Politics, and BDS

Widener Library at Harvard University. Photo: Joseph Williams. One of the most notable BDS related developments in March was the …

Miscellaneous | Passover

The Pharaoh Syndrome - Passover

Pharaoh, you see, was actually quite intellectually capable; it was just that he was "Monotheistically Challenged"

News | News

Elder Of Ziyon - Exodus: A Curious Case of Cultural Appropriation by Merriam-Webster

Should the Jews be putting up more of a fight against cultural appropriation of Jewish heritage?

History | History

Winston Churchill in Palestine – 100 years on

“The establishment of a Jewish National Home in Palestine will be a blessing to the whole world.”

News | Antisemitism Watch

Are Educated People More Anti-Semitic?

A new survey shows that a remedy American Jews have put their faith in for the past century may now be spreading the disease

News | Jewish Community

US Congressman Calls for German Probe Into ‘Disturbing’ Allegations of NY Hasidic Jews Detained at Frankfurt Airport

Congressman Ritchie Torres endorses Andrew Yang for his candidacy for Mayor of New York City on Morningside Drive in New …

Politics | Media Bias

CAMERA Snapshots: NY Times Defends Holocaust-Inversion

The historian Deborah Lipstadt described Holocaust inversion — the act of described Jews in Israel as the new Nazis — as a form of "soft-core denial." This style of Holocaust denial is part of an equation that, when looked at from one direction, amounts to hateful anti-Israelism

News | Antisemitism Watch

The National Council of Jewish Women's Apologists for Anti-Semites

In 2017, Nancy Kaufman, the CEO of the National Council of Jewish Women (NJCW), signed on to a letter defending Linda Sarsour against charges of antisemitism, that blared, “We will not stand by as Sarsour is falsely maligned, harassed and smeared”.

Recipes | Recipes

6 New Passover Recipes From Chefs Who Celebrate | Bon Appétit

From roast lamb to flourless chocolate cake, these recipes reflect a Passover feast as diverse as the Jewish people themselves.

News | Antisemitism Watch

London Police Search for Assailant Behind Brutal Assault on Pregnant Jewish Woman

A CCTV image of the alleged assailant who attacked a pregnant Jewish woman in North London. Photo: Shomrim. Police in …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

The Problem With Ethnic Studies Isn’t Just How It Treats Jews

People hold a sign during a demonstration against police violence and racial inequality in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., July 24, 2020. …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

‘Who Needs the Daily Stormer When You’ve Got the New York Times?’: An Excellent Question

The headquarters of The New York Times. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. A Jewish organization worked tirelessly with non-Jewish allies to help …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Why Did the Grammys Give a Platform to a Known Anti-Semite?

With the “awards” season in the entertainment industry in full swing, maybe we should all get honest and call these shows what they really are: Anti-Semitic and Anti-American propaganda....

Politics | Politics

Stop Honoring Jew-Haters Like Jay Electronica, John Legend, Tamika Mallory

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA is calling on the N

News | Antisemitism Watch

‘You Should All Have Died in the Holocaust’: Crazed Antisemitic Assault in Downtown Buenos Aires

An unidentified woman screaming antisemitic abuse at two Jewish women on a Buenos Aires street as police officers remove her …

Politics | Media Bias

The Washington Post Uses Bad Social Science to Push Anti-Israel Propaganda

Just as polling can be corrupted by, for example, the wording of questions, journalism can be corrupted by “scientific polling,” particularly when it substantiates a publication’s anti-Israel bias. In two recent pieces, the Washington Post touts surveys r

Politics | Campus Watch

A New Zionist Congress Is Born - Tablet Magazine

Defiant Jewish undergraduates are forming their own national organization dedicated to combating anti-Semitism and promoting Jewish pride. Join us.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Anti-Semitism gets endorsed by the Grammys

Farrakhan-supporter Tamika Mallory was featured at the music awards show. Blame this legitimization of Jew-hatred on the critical race theory embraced by Jewish liberals.

News | News

Polish Online Gift Shop Removes ‘Burn a Big Jew’ Candle Following Protest From Anti-Racist Association

A picture of the candle shaped as a stereotypical Jew holding a gold coin on sale in Poland. Photo: Screenshot. …

News | Antisemitism Watch

Jewish Groups Charge Grammy Awards With 'Insensitivity,' 'Lack of Moral Judgement' for Featuring Farrakhan Supporter Tamika Mallory

Tamika Mallory in a virtual discussion as part of the Black Music Collective’s Inaugural GRAMMY Week Celebration, held on March …

News | Antisemitism Watch

Stealth Antisemitism at Harvard: Cornell West

How deprive Jewish Israelis of the insulation of victimhood? By accusing them of apartheid against the ever-aggrieved Palestinians. Op-ed.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

14 Kosher Myths and Facts

Are you ready to challenge some of the things you’ve always thought to be true about the Jewish dietary laws? Let’s begin!

Miscellaneous | Diaspora

Coming Home: 65-Year-Old Hidden Jew Celebrates His Bar Mitzvah - Contemporary Voices

Discarding all documents and photographs that might reveal the family’s Jewish ties, they refused to discuss their lives prior to arriving at Ellis Island.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

The grotesque myth of Jewish privilege

Some Jews are very successful, but others suffer serious deprivation – as well as discrimination.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Marc Lamont Hill’s Vile Antisemitism and Duplicitous New Book

Marc Lamont Hill. Photo: Wayne Riley / Wikimedia Commons. Progressive academic/activist Marc Lamont Hill was famously fired from CNN in …

News | Jewish Community

New York Times Depicts Israeli Orthodox as Disease Vectors Spreading Virus Via Skullcaps

A taxi passes by in front of The New York Times head office, Feb. 7, 2013. Photo: Reuters / Carlo …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Want to Represent Orthodox Jews Accurately? Take This Test Before Production Begins - Jew In The City

In light of NBC’s recent pulling of the controversial episode after misrepresenting Orthodox Judaism in their show “Nurses,” Jew and the City has helped to create THE JOSEPHS TEST: A quick checklist for creators and viewers of media of Orthodox Jewish nar

Politics | Opinion

We recognize Haman. But where are Mordechai and Esther?

  This week’s festival of Purim provided Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with an irresistible analogy. Follow Israel Hayom on Facebook

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Who’s Legitimizing the Antisemitic Vaccine Blood Libel?

Saturday Night Live cast member Michael Che in a sketch accused of being antisemitic, Feb. 20, 2021. Photo: Twitter. JNS.org …

News | Antisemitism Watch

Massachusetts school board member calls Jew a ‘kike’ on live TV

Calls mount for Bob Hoey to resign after saying of former school district leader: 'We lost the kike, oh, I mean, the Jewish guy'

History | History

The Palestinians Compare Israel to the Nazis, But They Were the Real Collaborators With Hitler

The mufti of Jerusalem, Haj Amin al-Husseini, meets with Adolf Hitler in 1941. Photo: German Federal Archives via Wikimedia Commons. …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Now the Israel Haters Turn on Facebook

Linda Sarsour. Photo: Festival of Faiths via Wikimedia Commons. You can say you don’t like Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, …

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

NBC Show Depicts Religious Jews As Dumb Bigots: ‘The Most Anti-Semitic Thing I’ve Ever Seen On TV’

NBC is under fire, Wednesday, for an episode of the medical drama, "Nurses," which included "an offensive portrayal of an Orthodox Jew" that social media

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Religious Jews are a misogynist, anti-medicine cult, according to @NBC show "Nurses" (video)

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

News | News

82 Years Later, Reunited Childhood Friends Torn Apart By Holocaust Zoom Regularly

Survivors at the Dachau concentration camp cheer their liberation by US soldiers. Photo: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Courtesy of …

News | Antisemitism Watch

Saturday Night Live's Anti-Israel Covid Blood Libel | HonestReporting

  With a reputation for lampooning politicians and public figures, Saturday Night Live remains a must-watch show for millions of Americans. But there

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

It wasn't funny, Michael Che - Israel National News

All Israelis whether Muslim, Christian or Jew, are equally eligible for vaccine Almost 70% of Israeli Arabs over 60 were vaccinated. Op-ed.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Jewish Leaders and Groups Slam ‘Saturday Night Live’ Over Skit About Israel’s Vaccination Drive

Saturday Night Live cast member Michael Che in a sketch accused of being antisemitic, Feb. 20, 2021. Photo: Twitter. Jewish …

Politics | Campus Watch

The hatred of the stupid for the smart

Why do so many student activists hate Jews? It’s a mix of racism and envy.

Miscellaneous | Purim

Purim: Why Read the Megillah Twice?

Why do we read the Megillah twice every Purim, once at night
and once during the day?

Miscellaneous | Purim

20 Ways to Increase Your Happiness in the Month of Adar

We all need to work to create a joyous atmosphere in our homes and in our lives. But before we can create the right atmospheres, we often have to adjust our attitudes.

News | NEWS

‘Poland Cannot Hide The Truth:’ Anger Among Jewish Leaders as Warsaw Court Orders Holocaust Scholars to Apologize for Alleged Libel

Spectators attend a commemorative ceremony to mark the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War Two in Warsaw, Poland …

Politics | Politics

ZOA Praises U.S. Senate for Passing Amendment to COVID Budget Res. to Keep the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein, Chair Mark Levenson, Esq., and Director of Government Relations Dan Pollak released the followi

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Democrats, American Jews and Politically Correct Bigotry

Notably, President Trump's landmark executive order on anti-Semitism has been scrubbed from the Biden White House's website.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

Nick Cannon, ViacomCBS Resume Professional Relationship After Anti-White, Anti-Semitic Remarks

According to The Hollywood Reporter (THR), ViacomCBS has resumed its professional relationship with Nick Cannon.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

How to Observe Judaism in Outer Space?

Space travel presents its own unique challenges to the Jewish astronaut: How can one procure kosher space food, as well as all the other necessities of Jewish life? How does one face Jerusalem when praying in orbit?

Politics | Joe Biden

ZOA: Biden’s Depty Secy State Nominee Wendy Sherman: Hostile to Israel, Pro-Iran Deal

Zionist Organization of America President Morton A. Klein, ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq., released the following statement: ZOA is deeply concerned about anoth

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

NBC's Dilanian Stands By Story Network Retracted Amid Accusations of Anti-Semitism

NBC News retracted a piece that questioned whether a Biden appointee's financial contributions to pro-Israel advocacy group AIPAC disqualified her from serving on the White House National Security Council (NSC).

Politics | Politics

Biden Puts Anti-Israel BDS Activist in Charge of NSC Intel

From calling for the destruction of Israel to the National Security Council.

Politics | Politics

‘Jews Don’t Count:’ Former New York Times Editor Bari Weiss Breaks Down Antisemitism on Left and Right in Megyn Kelly Interview

Bari Weiss on ‘The View.’ Photo: Screenshot. “Right now, Jews are in a very precarious and strange position,” said author …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Describing Jews as 'Privileged,' California Ethnic Studies Curriculum Sparks Backlash

The latest draft of a state-mandated public school curriculum is generating concerns among Jewish groups, who say California's proposed ethnic studies agenda raises troubling questions about the treatment of Jews compared with other minorities. The draft

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Torah: What to Tell Yourself When Things Go Wrong

In the meantime, it’s dark, confusing, and difficult. That’s only because the process of getting to a deeper place can give space for negative consequences. But just around the bend is a time, a space that is even deeper and greater, that it will make thi

Miscellaneous | Chabad

He Came to Fix a Freezer. Little Did He Know . . .

My wife, Esti, and I co-direct the Chabad Jewish Student Centre in Vancouver, Canada. As you can imagine, we serve a lot of food. So our freezer, which is filled with lots of kosher meat, chicken and other kosher items, is very important to us.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

3D Kabbalah #5: The Art of Balance - 3D Kabbalah: How G-d Creates the World

God's names are expressions of one single Entity, reflecting Him and how He interacts with the reality He creates.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Sheldon Adelson, Iconic Jewish Philanthropist and Political Donor, Dies at 87

FILE PHOTO: Gambling giant Las Vegas Sands Corp’s Chief Executive Sheldon Adelson speaks during a news conference in Macau, China …

News | News

Twitter CEO house blasted with Holocaust denial tweets by Jewish fighters

“Why does Jack Dorsey continue to give Holocaust deniers and Jew-haters a bigger platform today than Hitler had in his time?”

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

University of California Denounces Professor’s Anti-Semitic Tweets. But He’s Still Employed.

A University of California, Merced professor is facing disciplinary action for a range of anti-Semitic tweets that praised violent terror groups, advocated the destruction of Israel, and mocked the Holocaust, according to a full dossier of the instructor’

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Maker of Gold's horseradish, Fox's U-Bet syrups to shutter LI plant

The maker of Gold's horseradish and Fox's U-Bet syrups plans to shutter its Hempstead plant and lay off 48 employees, according to a state filing. Gold's Pure Foods LLC will sell its equipment and vac

News | News

UNPACKED – Tikkun Olam: Is it Jewish?

UNPACKED – Tikkun Olam: Is it Jewish? Tikkun Olam might literally mean “fixing the world,” but it’s commonly understood as “Jewish Social Justice.” But what’s so Jewish about the idea of fixing the world and when did people decide it was

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Judaism: Darkness is a lie. There is only light.

Darkness lurks ubiquitously, mockingly, as though it is the sober truth—that all is empty, for there is no meaning.

Miscellaneous | Chabad

Discovering a Personal G-d on My Trip to the Ohel - The Ohel

I had decided to visit the Ohel, the Rebbe’s gravesite in Queens, N.Y., a place I hadn’t been in more than 16 years and a place I actually thought I wouldn’t ever be again.

News | Jewish Community

Chief Rabbis Honor Rabbi Jonathan Sacks by Teaching His Work on the Rebbe’s Talks

Excerpt from Sacks’s Torah Studies Taught in Six Languages as Part of Worldwide Project

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Judaism: Perseverance Vs. Perfection - Vayigash

The Joseph-Judah relationship and the points at which their paths converge continue throughout history. From the sale of Joseph onward, Judah and Joseph constantly interact with each other, and their relationship continues in various forms. Here, in Parsh

News | News

UPDATED: “Jewish Voice for Peace” (JVP): What the Media is Concealing | CAMERA

What is 'Jewish Voice for Peace'? It is an anti-Semitic hate group that masquerades as a Jewish social justice, peace-promoting organization and the mainstream

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Bob Dylan’s ‘Neighborhood Bully’ Gets Memory-Holed

Me, I romp and stomp/Thankful as I romp/Without freedom of speech/I might be in the swamp

Politics | Politics

The dangerous logic of anti-racism

If racism is about prejudice and power, where does that leave high-achieving minorities?

Politics | Politics

'Esther was murdered with monstrous cruelty' - Inside Israel - Israel National News

52-year-old mother of six Esther Horgan, who was murdered by an Arab terrorist while jogging, will be laid to rest this morning.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Can I Use Vaccines Made From Fetal Tissue or Non-Kosher Animals? - Ethics & Morality

We will start off with the question of non-kosher ingredients and work our way to vaccine made with fetal tissue.

Politics | Politics

This Chanukah Had An Antisemitic Attack For Each Day Of The Holiday - Jew In The City

As we publicized the miracle of Chanukah this week, there was, unfortunately, an antisemitic attack to number each day of the holiday. As our enemies rise up to destroy us, may we find renewed commitment to our heritage and pride.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

‘You Are Not Welcome Here’: European Union Court Ruling Against Kosher Meat Production Threatens Foundations of Jewish Life

The European Court of Justice, in Luxembourg. Photo: Wikimedia Commons via Cédric Puisney from Brussels, Belgium. The basic rights of …

Politics | Politics

Why the cultural elite truly despises Hanukkah

Well, because Hanukkah is about as out of step with the contemporary elite consensus as any religious tradition can be.

Miscellaneous | Chanukah

Chanukah: The Eternal Light - Daily Dose of Wisdom

The flames of the Temple Menorah have been dark for many centuries, but the flames of the Chanukah menorah can never be extinguished.

Politics | Politics

Misguided American Jews hiding in plain sight - Opeds - Israel National News

Dear American Progressive Jews, do not cower. Do not cling to your enemies. Hiding in plain sight, “passing,” will not save us. Opinion.

Politics | Politics

Trump Administration Plans to Release List of BDS Groups

Signs at a pro-BDS protest in New York. Photo: Reuters / Carlo Allegri. JNS.org – The Trump administration plans to …

Politics | Covid 19

De Blasio Threatens To Shut Down Non-Compliant Orthodox Synagogue ‘Once And For All’

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio warned an Orthodox synagogue in Brooklyn on Tuesday that he will shut them down "once and for all" if they continue to flout his lockdown orders.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Modern Maccabees: Scope of Jewish resistance to Nazis highly underestimated

Display at London’s Wiener Holocaust Library from December 8 reveals often underestimate rescue efforts and armed uprisings, as Jews fought back against their persecutors

Politics | Politics

NYT and CNN Pundit Defends Rep. Rashida Tlaib's Genocidal Tweet

  Where openly anti-Israel rhetoric is aired by woke politicians, media elites all too often are close behind to follow up and justify their words.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

‘Goodbye to Hannukah,’ Says a Headline in the Post-Judaism New York Times

US Interior Secretary David Bernhardt (center) helps light the shamash (“helper candle”) of the National Menorah on the Ellipse near …

Politics | Politics

Georgia Democrats Jon Ossoff, Raphael Warnock Campaign With Man Who Compared Jews To ‘Termites’

Georgia Democrat Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock reportedly campaigned over the weekend with a politician who compared Jews to "termites"

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous

13 Hanukkah Facts Every Jew Should Know

Become an expert on this widely celebrated but barely understood Jewish festival.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

DC Accidentally Made Batman Jewish (But Doesn't Talk About It)

When DC introduced Batman's Jewish cousin, Kate Kane, they inadvertently made Bruce Wayne Jewish as well, according to religious tradition.

Politics | Politics

Democrat Rashida Tlaib Promotes Slogan Associated With Calling For Elimination Of Israel

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) promoted a tweet on her Twitter account on Sunday that contained a phrase that is associated with calling for the elimination of

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Justice (and anti-Semitism) you shall pursue

  Over the past week or so we have been witnessing the emergence of a new sort of anti-Semitism in

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Israel: Obama’s revisionist ‘Promised Land’

In his new memoir, the former U.S. president misleads readers in a way that will forever shape their negative perspective of the Jewish state.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Outrage Erupts at Antisemitism Panel Featuring Noted Antisemites

And advertisement for an upcoming panel co-sponsored by Jewish Voice for Peace. Photo: screenshot. Outrage erupted on Twitter over the …

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Contemporary Voices: Do You Really Think G-d Speaks to Us?

“How can I know what
G‑d wants me to do?” a woman once asked the Rebbe.

Politics | Politics

Democrats, Media Stand On The Graves Of European Jews To Hit Trump

The Left’s exhausting and obscene obsession with comparing conservatives to Nazis reached inexcusable lows this week after Donald Trump and his

History | History

Special vessels show Jewish continuity in Israel after Roman destruction

The use of chalkstones vessels did not stop with the destruction of city in the second century CE as previously thought, but continued in the Galilee for at least two more centuries.

News | News

Obituary: Moshe Taube, renowned cantor and Schindler’s list survivor

Squirrel Hill resident was a ‘giant in the community,’ a leading cantor and prominent witness to Holocaust  

Politics | Politics

I was a Never Trumper. I couldn’t have been more wrong

Four years ago, I wrote here that a win by Trump, courting white supremacists, meant 'the ascendancy of hate.' But my fears about his presidency endangering Jews were hyperbolic nonsense

Politics | Politics

If you care about Israel, you have to vote for Donald Trump - The Jerusalem Post

Given Trump’s track record on Israel and the Middle East, if you truly care about the state of Israel, you need to vote for Donald Trump.

Miscellaneous | Chabad

'Deep Fear' as Second Arson in Three Months Strikes Delaware Chabad Center

Firefighters tackling the blaze started by an arsonist at the University of Delaware’s Chabad Center for Jewish Life. Photo: Aetna …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

‘It’s Very Scary’ — Florida Jewish High School Student Expresses Fear Over Reinstatement of Principal in Holocaust Denial Scandal

William Latson, the Florida high school principal who told a parent, ‘not everyone believes the Holocaust happened.’ Photo: Screenshot. The …

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Why Halloween Is Not Consistent With Jewish Values

Halloween's history and theology make it problematic for Jews on many levels.

Miscellaneous | Chabad

Chabad-Lubavitch Announces Emissary to the United Arab Emirates

Appointment comes amidst growth of Jewish life and six years of serving as the only rabbi in UAE

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

If Anything Sustains the Arab-Israeli Conflict, It Will Be Progressives’ Antisemitism

{Reposted from the BESA website}
The Arab-Israeli conflict, as we have come to know it for more than half a century, is slowly being relegated to the annals of history. After decades of war and intense political struggles that subsumed Arab politics, the