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  • A Cannes Boycott?

    By Tom Tugend

    May 16, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Jewish ire over a recent spate of anti-Semitic attacks in France may spread to a new battleground -- the film industry.

    Concerned by the attacks, the American Jewish Congress (AJCongress) is urging Hollywood stars and studios to consider France's current and past anti-Semitism...

  • World Briefs

    January 17, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Israel: U.S. Didn't Help

    Israel denied a newspaper report that the CIA helped Israel track down a smuggled arms shipment. "This operation was purely blue and white," said a spokeswoman for the Israeli military, referring to the colors of Israel's flag. Citing unnamed U.S....

  • Washington Reassesses

    By James D. Besser

    January 17, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    The Bush administration, reeling from a week of explosive developments on the troubled Israeli-Palestinian front, is reexamining even its limited efforts to win a cease-fire in the 16-month-old intifada.

    That reassessment -- that resulted in this week's indefinite postponement of a...

  • The Price of Truth

    By Sharon Samber

    July 19, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    The book designed to explain the Muslim faith to Jews was published in May, the death threat came in June, and the author is now huddled out of sight in a safe house.

    Jewish and Muslim groups, meanwhile, are left to ponder what can happen next to make the situation any worse.

    The...

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  • Hate Israel, Love McFalafel

    By Mike Levy

    June 28, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    It wasn't the idea of a McFalafel that sparked the ire of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), but a McDonald's ad campaign in Egypt for the new falafel patty.

    The commercial featured an innocuous jingle with the lyrics "If you eat a bite, you can't stop before finishing the whole...

  • Jewish Giving is Still Looking Good

    By Melissa Minkin

    May 3, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    When the stock market entered bear territory last month, individual investors weren't the only ones taking note. The continued softening of the market can also have a major effect on nonprofit organizations, many of which have benefited greatly from an exceptional run during the past...

  • Back on Track

    By Tom Tugend

    October 5, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    The American Jewish Congress (AJCongress) has reestablished its Los Angeles-based regional office with the appointment of a new president and a new executive director.

    AJCongress national president Jack Rosen named Dr. Steven A. Teitelbaum as president of the Pacific Southwest Region,...

  • Up Front

    March 26, 1998 | 7:00 pm

    Good Brownies

    They call Brownie Troop 239 the Mitzvah Troop, andit seems for good reason. The girls at Stephen S. Wise ElementarySchool are on a mission to sell the most cookies possible to raisemoney for Reoven Aviton, an Israeli boy who suffered from arespiratory disorder...

  • Feting CBS President

    February 12, 1998 | 7:00 pm

    Television and film star George Clooneypresents Leslie Moonves with the Sherrill C. Corwin Human RelationsAward

    "Jewish people have always been in my life,whether I wanted them there or not."

    So joked Bill Cosby to the capacity crowdattending the American Jewish Committee's annual...

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