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By Rabbi Meir Orlian Ma’aser For Aliyah Congregation Kol Tefillah was packed for Simchas Torah. In order to raise money for the shul, the honorary roles of the…

Butternut Squash

Slice Of Life By Eileen Goltz For all the readers who have written and begged me to get them some butternut squash recipes, stop the e‑mail campaign already—here…

Netanyahu slams Abbas over deadly rail attack in Jerusalem

Netanyahu slams Abbas over deadly rail attack in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for the light rail attack in Jerusalem that killed a 3-month-old girl. The Prime…

Grandfather of Slain Israeli Infant: ‘She Was Pure‏’ (VIDEO)

Grandfather of Slain Israeli Infant: ‘She Was Pure‏’ (VIDEO)

Scene of terror shooting at Light Rail station Photo Newsshabi Three-month-old Hayah Zissel-Baron ” was pure,” and “was murdered for no reason,” her grandfather Shimshon Halperin said in…

Israel’s emerging Muslim-majority ally

Israel’s emerging Muslim-majority ally

  By David Bernstein/JNS.org Beginning in the early 1990s, Turkey became the one Muslim-majority country that maintained a robust strategic relationship with Israel. The two countries developed strong…

Suspected terrorist plows car into pedestrians on Jerusalem light train platform

Suspected terrorist plows car into pedestrians on Jerusalem light train platform

(JNS.org) Nine people, including a baby, were wounded in a suspected terrorist attack in Jerusalem on Wednesday when a car plowed into passengers exiting the city’s light rail…

American Studies group receives renewed scrutiny over boycott of Israel

American Studies group receives renewed scrutiny over boycott of Israel

By Alina Dain Sharon/JNS.org About a year after the American Studies Association’s (ASA) widely condemned vote to endorse a boycott of Israeli academic institutions, the organization’s policy on…

Growing organization helps Israeli Americans find their voice

Growing organization helps Israeli Americans find their voice

By Jacob Kamaras/JNS.org The so-called “alphabet soup” of American Jewish organizations covers seemingly every communal concern and interest group. Yet despite their direct connection with the Jewish homeland…

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Pawnshops, eBay, and Halacha

Pawnshops, eBay, and Halacha

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman There is a law in New York City that all pawnshops…

Linda Mangano Receives Humanitarian Award At J.E.T.S. 17th Annual Dinner

Linda Mangano Receives Humanitarian Award At J.E.T.S. 17th Annual Dinner

Linda Mangano was presented with the Julianna Blissard 2014 Humanitarian Award at the J.E.T.S. (Joining…

Beyond ‘Klinghoffer’: opera’s composer, librettist have broader Jewish problem

Beyond ‘Klinghoffer’: opera’s composer, librettist have broader Jewish problem

  By Myron Kaplan/JNS.org One of the most controversial operas in recent memory, “The Death…

U.S. paying social security payments to deported Nazi criminals

U.S. paying social security payments to deported Nazi criminals

  (JNS.org) A new report has revealed that the United States continues to make social…

The Jewish Voices On Campus

The Jewish Voices On Campus

This is America today !!!!!! It can happen anywhere !…

Avi Fertig – Candidate For State Assembly

Avi Fertig – Candidate For State Assembly

Avi Fertig, candidate for state assembly, with his wife, Elana Fertig, the well-known pre-school educator…

The Great Big Jerusalem Challah Bake

The Great Big Jerusalem Challah Bake

The Great Big Jerusalem Challah Bake & Jamie Geller to host Hundreds of Women as…

Rocker Gene Simmons: Jews Aren’t Popular Unless They Are Needed

Rocker Gene Simmons: Jews Aren’t Popular Unless They Are Needed

Former KISS bassist Gene Simmons. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Former KISS bassist Gene Simmons told the…


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Taking America Back

By Larry Gordon Sometimes the smallest, most innocuous gesture has the ability to move worlds and have an impact on millions. And that is precisely the story as…

Safety Of A Sacred Space

Safety Of A Sacred Space

By Rebbetzin Lisa Septimus My e‑mail, Facebook, and Jewish media resources are inundated by the many articles and posts circulating about the recently alleged abuses by a prominent…

Klinghoffer Lives On

Klinghoffer Lives On

B Y  L A R R Y  G O R D O N He was a stroke victim confined to a wheelchair who wanted to go on enjoying…

Commerce On The Wild Wild Web

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman There is a law in New York City that all pawnshops have to keep a log of all used items that they…

Just One Shabbos

By Phyllis J. Lubin “What is the next holiday?” Yosef has asked after every yom tov since Rosh Hashanah. Lately, we seem be reviewing the schedule of holidays…

Olive What He’s Having

By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow During the Second Temple period, Eretz Yisrael suffered from a great famine. The great sage Rebbe Yochanan HaChorani survived by subsisting on dried bread…

Just Thinking

By Hannah Reich Berman What a pity it is that more people do not qualify for work in a think tank. It is my belief that the world…