Dr. Steven F. Windmueller, Emeritus Professor of Jewish Communal Service at the Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion in Los Angeles and author of “The Unfolding of the Third American Jewish Revolution”, discusses the past, present and future responses of the...
Why does a shul need a Maharat?
Let’s be thankful for our imperfect legal system
IAEA says needs more money to monitor extended Iran nuclear deal
Israeli president criticizes divisive Jewish nation-state bill
More than 400 arrested as Ferguson protests spread to other U.S. cities
Synagogue Slaughter Aforethought
Moving and shaking: Zimmer Children’s Museum, NJWLA thrift shops and more
Zev Yaroslavsky: Rebel politician and distracted golfer
Tag: Us Jews
June 8, 2012 | 3:20 pm
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June 1, 2012 | 5:09 am
David E. Sanger of the New York Times speaks to former Israeli, American and European security officials to get a clear picture of the series of cyber strikes on Iran’s nuclear program.
The unusually tight...
May 25, 2012 | 3:00 am
The Olympics Can’t Spare a Minute for Munich Massacre
Writing in the Huffington Post, Arsen Ostrovsky chides the International Olympic Committee for its refusal to honor the 11 Israeli Olympians massacred by Palestinian terrorists in 1972.
The 2012 Olympics will last...
April 29, 2012 | 3:19 am
(Seizing the opportunity to recommend an article that features on my own work) Yehudah Mirsky in Jewish Ideas Daily looks at the connection American Jewry has to Israel, and whether it is really diminishing.
The research studies agree on several...
April 9, 2012 | 4:41 am
Dr. Jonathan Sarna, Professor of American Jewish History at Brandeis University, discusses his new book When General Grant Expelled the Jews.
What was Ulysses Grant’s motivation for issuing General Order 11, and how long did it take for it to be rescinded?
April 2, 2012 | 8:52 am
January 6, 2012 | 2:41 am
Harvey E. Goldberg is Emeritus, Sarah Allen Shaine Chair in Sociology and Anthropology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Utilizing both field research and historical documentation, he has focused on the cultural history of Jews in North Africa, ethnicity and religion in Israeli...
December 26, 2011 | 4:01 am
Yuli Edelstein,53, was born in the Soviet Union. In 1987 he immigrated to Israel. After arriving, he entered political life. Together with fellow Soviet dissident and current Jewish Agency chairman Nathan Sharansky he founded the Yisrael BaAliyah party. After the party folded into...
December 17, 2011 | 3:12 pm
December 16, 2011 | 2:59 am
Rabbi Dana Evan Kaplan is the rabbi of Congregation Kahal Kadosh Shaare Shalom, the United Congregation of Israelites, in Kingston, Jamaica and teaches Judaism at the United Theological College of the University of the West Indies. His books include Contemporary American Judaism;...
December 16, 2011 | 2:47 am
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September 30, 2009 | 2:07 pm
A new survey shows that a majority of American Jews would support a U.S. military strike on Iran to prevent it from developing nuclear weapons—a significant increase from a year ago.
Fifty-six percent of American Jews would support the “United States taking military action against...
November 14, 2002 | 7:00 pm