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I'm grateful for kehilla insurance - Now that I ve had some time to reflect on my years of captivity in Cuba I m starting to feel settled into my new life in freedom ...
A Nazi-themed facebook group that called for the "execution" of Jews and African Americans has led to the expulsion of five Boulder, Colorado, high school students in an unusual case of "alt-right" hate speech spreading to teens in a liberal city ...

After a brouhaha over his string of anti-Semitic tweets, his event at San Diego State University was cancelled. The larger Jewish community roundly condemned his remarks, but many progressives struggled to understand why so many Jews were appalled he ...
As members of Georgetown's Jewish community gathered for Rosh Hashanah services Oct. 3 and Oct. 4, Andrew Meshnick (COL '17) delivered a sermon on a seemingly unrelated topic: the community's connection to the sale of 272 slaves in 1838, the profits of ...
The City of Toronto has reopened sidewalks along Bathurst Street today following a complaint from members of the Jewish community who said the construction was making it difficult to get to temple during the holiest holiday of the year. Several ...

... the entire Greek Jewish community was saved from annihilation. The German commander on Zakynthos, Alfredo Litt, a vile, treacherous man, ordered the island's Bishop Chrysostomos and Mayor Loukas Carrer to prepare a list of all the Jews on the island.
It's not common to discuss politics and inclusiveness on Yom Kippur, observed by Jews as the Day of Atonement and considered the most important holiday of the Jewish year. On this day, the ... However, this year the new Jewish Collaborative of Orange ...
In a year of so much pain, I turned to my Jewish community for solace and found only silence - or worse - deliberate action to maintain the status quo.
For many, the genetic findings validated the Lemba's connection to Judaism, further inspiring their quest to reconnect with the faith.
The Jewish community in Hong Kong will be celebrating Yom Kippur next week, the holiest day in Judaism. Services for the event, ... The difficulty was obvious for Jews living outside of Hong Kong island as they could not cross the harbour by foot ...
Twenty-seven-year-old Jonah Berele died in Lake Michigan recently under unclear circumstances, abruptly ending the life of a local Orthodox Jew who began life as Sarah Berele - and who, from there, as his family and friends put it, went on to ...
(JTA) - Israel has added more than $5 million over the next two years to address the needs of the LGBT community after an earlier government funding proposal drew criticism.
Last Sunday, President Duterte apologized to the Jewish community all over the world, saying he has no intention to derogate the memory of the six million Jews murdered by the Germans when he said he would be "happy to slaughter" three million drug ...
Gondar has approximately 6,000 people from the Falash Mura community of Ethiopians who claim links to descendants of Jews who converted to Christianity generations ago but now seek to return to Judaism and immigrate to Israel. ... "Wherever White Jews ...
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - The Massachusetts Department of Transportation will hold an E-Z Pass distribution event at the Springfield Jewish community Center. The event will help residents quickly and easily obtain new E-Z Pass transponders in ...

The first Jewish wedding in Lake County took place on Sunday, June 14, 1891, in East Chicago and was officiated by Rabbi Hauter of Chicago, according to the Old Settlers' Association report.
The Jewish Board of Deputies has criticised Jeremy Corbyn for appointing Shami Chakrabarti as shadow attorney general, claiming she has "sold out the Jewish community". The group, which represents British Jews, warned that her "whitewash" report into ...
Alejandro Mayorkas, the deputy Homeland Security Secretary, addressing the Orthodox Union at a conference in Washington, D.C., Sept.
Jews throughout the world will soon undertake the traditional Yom Kippur fast - a mitzvah of self-denial that sets the tone for repenting for sins committed during the previous year.
It will never happen again," said President Rodrigo Duterte to a gathering of Jews, prompting applause and even a standing ovation.
Australian child abuse survivor Manny Waks has received a formal apology from the Jewish centre he attended as a child, and says there are positive changes happening in the ultra-orthodox community. Mr Waks, 40, was sexually abused by a security guard ...
It's a time of profound personal reflection but also a chance for one of Sarnia's smallest religious communities to come together under one roof.
This interfaith organization of Christians and Jews cooperates with leaders of Krakow institutions and communities with the aim of Christian, Jewish and Polish reconciliation. The JCC will continue to welcome the opportunity for open discourse on ...
A reviving Jewish community in the city of Kaifeng is facing an ongoing crackdown by the government, as Judaism does not belong to China's five state-approved religions of Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Christianity and Protestantism.
The houses themselves, which have three to five residents, are subsidized by the organization; in return, residents must host five to seven events each month to engage the local Jewish community. ... "I think that's how we've reached 400 (facebook ...
"We are asking all the typical kinds of census stuff, education level, whether they're reading the Jewish Press (a biweekly newspaper)," Shes-kin said.
October 1, 20168:26 AM ET. Heard on Weekend Edition Saturday. Judith Kogan. At a time when some people just can't make it to synagogue, rabbis are taking the shofar (the hollowed out ram's horn once used to call Jews together) to the old and the young.
For today's descendants of Jews forced to convert, the group Reconectar provides them with personalized tools to explore, learn and connect with Judaism, the Jewish community and Israel. It also helps communities and organizations with this process.
Celebrating with them, in many cases, will be their non-Jewish spouses, partners and other family members who have been welcomed into the Jewish community in our increasingly diverse age. In truth, this diversity does not sit so easily in all quarters ...
A charity is working with police to coordinate its biggest security operation to keep Greater Manchester's Jewish communities safe during their upcoming religious holidays. The Community Security Trust (CST), an organisation which works to protect and ...
Chicago Jews and Albanian-Americans gathered to greet Albanian President Bujar Nishani at JUF on Tuesday, Sept. ... "Our communities can work together to protect, preserve and promote our common values. ... JUF Assistant Vice President for ...
The Jewish community of Meridian will soon be observing the High Holy Days together with Jews worldwide. Services will be held at Congregation Beth Israel ...
Harlem has also helped give rise to the Black Israelites, a religious movement that emerged over a century ago, claiming ancestry from the ancient Hebrew tribes and existing in a certain tension with the established Jewish community. Harlem's initial ...
The Tri-Valley's Jewish community will usher in the Jewish New Year Sunday night with special observances at Congregation Beth Emek in Pleasanton and at ...
The culprit appears to be the owner of a blog that targets individual members of the Jewish community in Lafayette, identifying them by name and categorizing them as "jews." The blogger posted on the site that his purpose is to point out "what Jewish ...
Boston (JTA) - Staples appointed longtime Boston Jewish community leader Shira Goodman as the office supply chain's president and CEO following a worldwide search.
Israel's consulate in Montreal is marking Shimon Peres's passing with a condolence book after he died Tuesday at age 93 in Tel Aviv.
But at least one group of Jews will still vote for him in sizable numbers and, if history is any guide, a disproportionate number of Jewish voters for Trump are likely to be Orthodox, a sizable constituency that does not appear to share their ...
Created in collaboration with the Foundation for Remote Jewish communities, the new fully-escorted product offers kosher tours to "lesser known, yet thriving Jewish diaspora communities." In order to keep kosher abroad, the trips visit Jewish community ...
On Sunday, a week before Rosh Hashana, the Jewish community Alliance of Jacksonville, Florida was Sunday with neo-Nazi fliers with the words "Take America back from the Jews," according to news site Jacksonville.com. Two synagogues nearby were ...
(JTA) - Fliers calling to "Take America back from the Jews" were dropped in a Jacksonville, Florida, neighborhood that is home to Jewish residents and several Jewish institutions. The leaflets, which also claimed that the Jews are "plotting the minds ...
This Sunday evening October 2nd, the Jewish New Year 5,777 begins and Chabad of NW Metro Denver will ring in this momentous occasion with a festive community Rosh Hashanah feast that will feature many of the traditional Jewish New Year foods and ...
During his talk Hiremath discussed his vision for Oro Valley as well as the progress his community has made over the years, but also the struggles it has faced and how it has overcome them.
USC's Casden Institute, which centers its research on the role of Jewish voters in America, held a panel, titled "Decision 2016: Jews and the Presidential election," to discuss the election as it relates to Jewish voters in Town and Gown on Sunday ...
The UNITED Conference breaks down a variety of topics all aimed at building bridges between different communities. One of the topics covered Monday focused on the Jewish community. "We look for people from any sort of different diversity that we could ...
A few thousand people marched through Tel Aviv in what was mostly a peaceful demonstration against police brutality directed against the Ethiopian Jewish community in Israel. The demo turned violent in the early evening ... Ethiopian Jews began moving ...
VACAVILLE - Sunday proved to be a momentous day for the Solano County Jewish community in Vacaville with the creation of a new Torah in Solano County.
The Nazis occupied Kiev on Sept. 19, and within two weeks, Tsesarsky's father, and brother, were dead, two of the almost 34,000 Jewish victims murdered at the ravine, machine-gunned during two days. The Germans murdered thousands more Jews, Soviet ...


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