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  • In London’s Jewish heart, planned neo-Nazi rally provokes outrage

    June 23, 2015 | 1:03 pm

    Like many European Jews, Stephen Lever has mostly stopped wearing his yarmulke on the street in recent years.

    A Londoner, Lever said he fears joining the hundreds of Jews accosted annually in his native United Kingdom, often by Muslim or Arab extremists seeking to exact...

  • Pico-Robertson named a Top Ten ‘hood, Court upholds SS guard’s deportation

    June 19, 2008 | 2:32 pm

    Top 10 Jewish Neighborhoods Named

    California had two neighborhoods listed among the top 10 Jewish neighborhoods in North America. North/West Berkeley and Pico-Robertson made the list compiled by Jewish Living magazine.

    The magazine, in a story written by Lisa Alcalay Klug, said...

  • L.A.: The New Israel

    By Merissa Nathan Gerson

    May 24, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    When I was asked to go "learn about the L.A. Jews," my brother, hailing from Washington, D.C., suggested Canter's Delicatessen. But I quickly learned that according to true L.A. Jews, Canter's is not a Jewish place, not really, not L.A. Jewish.

    I arrived in Los Angeles for the...
  • Hancock Park Shul War Back in Court

    By Julie G Fax

    August 21, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    The rabbi of a small, embattled congregation is charging that anti-Semites and self-hating Jews are using zoning laws to get Orthodox Jews out of Hancock Park as an epic eight-year legal battle heads back to court.

    Nine neighbors filed a complaint last month asking a judge to bar...