Shabbat of Kindness In solidarity with our Jewish community family in Poway We held a Shabbat of Kindness May 3-4, 2019. Many local clergy and community members provided resources and tools to assist you in creating a meaningful Shabbat experience. We honored the...
Official Statement from the Buffalo Jewish Community Relations Council re: terror attack in New Zealand March 15, 2019 The Buffalo Jewish community is shocked and saddened by the terror attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand today. At least 49 people were murdered and...
Stronger Than Hate – Buffalo Stands with Pittsburgh We grieve and stand in solidarity with the victims and their families. The shooting on Shabbat morning (October 27, 2018) at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, PA was a direct attack on the Jewish community,...
JTA's Ron Kampeas breaks it down following Politico's report on claims that Israel placed cellphone listening devices found in the vicinity of the White House. The post How to make sense of the accusations that Israel spies on the US appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The Israeli Birthright staff are rightfully paid for their work. The non-Israeli facilitators are not. Why? The post Birthright should pay its non-Israeli trip leaders appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The project aims to enliven the facade of the synagogue where 11 Jewish worshippers were killed by a gunman last October. The post Artworks by children around the world installed at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
What explains President Trump's jettisoning of national security adviser John Bolton? JTA's Washington Bureau chief attempts to make sense of the move. The post The Tell: John Bolton is out. Trump’s next foreign policy moves are anyone’s guess. appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
An apple cake bake-off and a takeoff on the Jonah story by an award-winning author are among the offerings -- plus an elephant in a sukkah. The post Here are 6 new children’s books for the Jewish New Year appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The first episode features a Polish Jew who lived through four concentration camps, including the one depicted in "Schindler's List." The post Yale launches Holocaust survivors podcast appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The victims asked the judge to consider a religious or racist motive, which currently is not included in the incitement. The post Stabber of Jewish father and son in Amsterdam says he forgot why he assaulted them appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
Observant Jews and older teachers were pushed out under a new regime in the math department, the suit alleges. The post Jewish professor sues Pace University for discrimination appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
The actress who portrayed Melisandre in the beloved series may end up portraying one of two sisters who risked their lives to hide those in peril. The post ‘Game of Thrones’ star Carice van Houten to make Holocaust film on female Jewish rescuers appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency.