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Bomb threats continue at JCCs during Purim festivities

03/13/2017 10:45 AM

As Jews around the world celebrated the holiday of Purim Sunday, yet another wave of bomb threats took place against Jewish community centers in the United


(Video) Bill Clinton on how Yitzhak Rabin would’ve achieved peace, and how the PM thought Hillary was bossy

03/10/2017 12:39 PM

U.S. Secretary of Ed Betsy DeVos Meets With Orthodox Leaders

03/10/2017 9:33 AM Updated: 1 month ago

On Wednesday morning, March 8th, Agudath Israel of America’s leadership mission to Washington began the day with a unique and memorable meeting with a longtime friend

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National Roundup 03-09: NJ Senators at Adds Over Trump’s Ambassador to Israel; IL Gov. Rauner Announces Plan to Combat Hate Crimes

03/09/2017 6:56 PM

The following is a round-up of national news from several major states across the country that will be featured on our site on a daily basis:


Obviously, George Soros didn’t give $246 million to women’s protests

03/09/2017 6:08 PM Updated: 1 month ago

Most New York Jews would vote for Trump again, poll finds

03/09/2017 4:50 PM Updated: 1 month ago

Despite controversy surrounding his reluctance to denounce anti-Semitic incidents, 57 percent of Jewish New Yorkers said they would vote for Donald Trump if the elections were


(Video) Watch NYPD on “typical coward” behind JCC bomb threats

03/09/2017 9:36 AM
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National Roundup 03-08: NJ Gubernatorial Candidates Struggle to Qualify for Public Funds; Bomb Threat At Chicago Jewish Day School Called ‘Telephone Terrorism’

03/08/2017 6:42 PM Updated: 1 month ago

The following is a round-up of national news from several major states across the country that will be featured on our site on a daily basis:


Cornell West: Einstein would “turn over in his grave” over Israeli anti-BDS law

03/08/2017 2:33 PM

Cornell West, an American philosopher and activist affiliated with the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement, had harsh words regarding a new Israeli law barring entry


NY Senate passes new anti-BDS legislation

03/08/2017 2:21 PM Updated: 1 month ago

State Senator Elaine Phillips (R-Manhasset) announced that the New York State Senate passed two bills she sponsored to prevent state tax dollars from being used to


(Video) How will the Koch bros. group behind the Tea Party react to Trumpcare?

03/08/2017 1:06 PM

In the case of Ivanka Trump v. Nordstrom, both parties are winners

03/07/2017 5:57 PM

Despite controversy following its decision to drop first daughter Ivanka Trump’s fashion line, the department store chain Nordstrom does not appear to be struggling, with a


Mayor, NYPD, Council show united front against hate at Staten Island JCC

03/07/2017 5:32 PM

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio appeared at the Jewish Community Center of Staten Island Tuesday alongside Police Commissioner James O’Neil to meet with Jewish


NY Rep. Maloney calls for protection of Jewish cemeteries

03/07/2017 4:01 PM

New York politicians are calling for increased penalties following the vandalism last month of two Jewish cemeteries in St. Louis and Philadelphia. Over 100 headstones were


(Video) Non-partisan analyst summarizes how GOP healthcare plan could affect your family

03/07/2017 1:03 PM Updated: 1 month ago

BREAKING: At least 10 JCCs targeted in 6th wave of bomb threats

03/07/2017 12:43 PM

Tuesday marks the sixth wave of bomb threats against Jewish institutions, with community centers, day schools and Anti-Defamation League offices targeted. Threats were made before noon against

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Brooklyn man, 65, arrested for anti-Semitic vandalism at Penn Station

03/07/2017 11:16 AM Updated: 1 month ago

Amid concerns of rising anti-Semitism, a 65-year-old Brooklyn man was arrested Monday for drawing swastikas in men’s bathrooms in Penn Station. The arrest of the suspect,


(Video) CNN Pres. Zucker, in Israel, on last talk with Trump: “It was not a good conversation”

03/07/2017 11:02 AM

U.S. Conservative movement votes to allow non-Jewish members

03/07/2017 10:13 AM

The United Synagogue of Conservative General Assembly, the umbrella organization of the Conservative movement in the United States, passed a proposal yesterday encouraging the acceptance of


“A watered down ban is still a ban”–Jewish groups, pols react to revised Trump order

03/06/2017 5:57 PM Updated: 1 month ago

On Monday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order banning all refugee settlement for 120 days and blocking the issuance of new visas for citizens of