Jewish Journal

  • As Norway’s Jews mourn, concern about muting of pro-Israel voices

    by Alex Weisler, JTA

    July 26, 2011 | 2:39 pm

    Norway has just 1,500 Jews, but to hear Avi Ring tell it, the country is reacting to last Friday’s bombing of a government office building and massacre at...

  • Norway attacks spotlight far-right outreach to Jews, Israel

    by Uriel Heilman, JTA

    July 26, 2011 | 2:37 pm

    For decades after World War II, far-right political movements in Europe stirred up for Jews images of skinheads and Nazi storm troopers marching across...

  • Envoy compares terror in Israel, Norway


    July 26, 2011 | 10:11 am

    Norway’s ambassador to Israel drew distinctions between the Oslo and Utoeya massacres and Palestinian terrorism.

    Svein Sevje said in an Israeli newspaper...

  • Beck likens Norway victims to Hitler Youth [AUDIO]


    July 25, 2011 | 3:01 pm

    Talk-show host Glenn Beck on his radio show likened the victims of the shooting at a Norwegian summer camp to young members of the Nazi Party.

    In the...

  • Norway massacre suspect pleads not guilty in court

    by The Associated Press and Reuters via Haaretz

    July 25, 2011 | 12:51 pm

    The man who has confessed to carrying out a bombing and shooting spree that left 76 people dead in Norway will be held for at least eight weeks, half of...

  • Norway killer espoused right-wing philosophy

    by Toby Axelrod, JTA

    July 24, 2011 | 7:13 pm

    The confessed perpetrator in the attack in Norway that killed at least 76 people espoused a right-wing philosophy against Islam that also purports to be...

  • At least 87 dead in double Norway terror attack

    By Reuters via Haaretz

    July 23, 2011 | 1:27 am

    A gunman dressed in police uniform opened fire at a youth camp of Norway’s ruling political party on Friday, killing at least 80 people, hours after a...