By RON KAMPEAS
(JTA) — Larry King, the iconic Jewish radio and TV interviewer who never met a subject he didn’t seem to like, has died at 87.
King died Saturday at a hospital in Los Angeles. His company Ora...
By GABE FRIEDMAN
(JTA) — Chuck Schumer could not let the moment pass without mentioning its Jewish history. Georgia’s new senators, Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock, were sworn in on Wednesday, making Schumer the new Senate majority leader — the...
(JTA) — Even as Israel has emerged as the world’s fastest-vaccinating country, its pace of new COVID-19 cases has set records as well.
Now, in a desperate effort to bring the outbreak under control, the country is taking the unprecedented...Continue Reading
By JONATHAN S. TOBIN
(JNS) Jewish Democrats are celebrating this week and with good reason. Their party is about to take back power in Washington and end the presidency of the man they all love to hate: President Donald Trump....
The National World War II Museum will host a free online course – “Witnesses and Memory” – as part of a new series of partnered programs between it and The Pilecki Institute of Warsaw, Poland.
The three presentations are titled...Continue Reading ⇒
Steven Hess survived the horrors of the concentration camps along with his twin Marion Ein Lewin, one of only a few twins who lived through the Holocaust. Hess will serve as a living reminder of the Holocaust on International Holocaust...Continue Reading ⇒
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Seven Israeli police officers were injured in clashes with Orthodox protesters over COVID-19 restrictions, the latest in a series of violent conflicts with law enforcement in Israel’s Orthodox communities.
Following the unrest Thursday night, Prime Minister Benjamin...Continue Reading ⇒