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Did the Jewish Week, the Forward and JTA Miss Mrs. Sandler’s Remarks?

April 10, 2012 8:41 am
By Rabbi Avi Shafran After a hail of French police gunfire relieved humanity of the noxious presence of Mohamed Merah, the 23- year-old Algerian-Frenchman who...

JTA President: JTA is Irreplaceable, So Help Out

June 16, 2009 3:55 pm
The following letter was penned by Elisa Spungen Bildner, president of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA), a Jewish news service: Dear Reader: I'm writing to you...

JTA Report Claims “ArtScroll Facing Challenge from Modern Orthodox”

April 7, 2009 2:44 pm
The following is from a JTA report today: For decades, Mesorah Publications has towered over the English-language Jewish publishing world like a Goliath. The Orthodox publishing...

Awful: Attackers Saw Off Jewish Man’s Finger

February 23, 2017 9:48 pm
JTA reports that two Jewish brothers said they were abducted briefly and beaten by several men in suburban Paris in an incident that ended...

Donors Angry at Masbia’s Alexander Rapaport for Protesting Trump’s Immigration Order

February 13, 2017 9:42 am
Alexander Rapaport, director of Masbia soup kitchen, rallied support for his Yemeni neighbors who were protesting President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily banning immigration...

Year After Obama’s “Deal,” Iranian Official Boasts Of Hitting Tel Aviv In Just 7...

February 6, 2017 10:40 pm
A senior Iranian official warned Saturday that if the U.S. launches an attack on Iran, his country could hit the Israeli metropolis of Tel...

Conservative Movement To Allow Membership To Non-Jews?

January 29, 2017 10:16 am
The Conservative movement may be poised to open its doors to non-Jewish members, with a formal vote on the issue expected in March, JTA...

‘This Man Is a Spite Machine’; Obama Blasted on Social Media for Appointment of...

January 19, 2017 4:47 am
Outgoing President Barack Obama’s choice this week of top aide Ben Rhodes to serve on the US Holocaust Memorial Council drew a slew of...

Israel Rejects Conservative Converts

January 18, 2017 11:15 pm
Israel's Interior Ministry rejected nine Venezuelans converted by a Conservative rabbi from moving to Israel under the Law of Return. The ministry argued that because...

Jews 2nd Largest Religious Group in 115th Congress

January 5, 2017 3:45 pm
The number of Jewish lawmakers increased in the newly elected Congress, with Jews and Hindus seeing the biggest gains among non-Christian groups, a report...