By BEN SALES
(JTA) — When a school administrator in Texas was caught on tape saying that a new law forces teachers to offer an “opposing” view on the Holocaust, the raft of state laws aiming to prohibit the teaching...
By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out“)
In one of the pivotal scenes of “Dear Mr. Williams” in which Bryan Batt discusses his journey towards becoming a noted performer on Broadway, he imitates the voice and persona of Kitty...
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett expressed some optimism with the progress his government has made in fighting the spread of COVID cases. Speaking at the weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday, he said that the number of severe cases had dropped...Continue Reading
By MELANIE PHILIPS
(JNS.org) – Michael Oren, Israel’s former ambassador to the United States who is now a candidate to head the Jewish Agency, has rightly said that the decline in support for Israel among American Jews has reached a...
By GABE FRIEDMAN
(JTA) — The U.S. rejoined the United Nations’ Human Rights Council on Thursday, three years after former President Trump pulled out of it over what his administration deemed a “shameless” bias against Israel.
President Biden’s envoy to...Continue Reading ⇒
The Crescent City Jewish News received a second place ranking for its editorial “Flames of Outrage” and a third place for Breaking News for its story on the swastikas and other graffiti spray painted in front of Gates of Prayer...Continue Reading ⇒
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
(JTA) — Swedish police are investigating how the words “the Holocaust was a scam” were projected onto the main synagogue in Malmö while that city was holding an international forum on combating anti-Semitism.
The projection was seen...Continue Reading ⇒