June 10, 2011 7:31pm
The man responsible for typing Oskar Schindler the famous list that saved more than 1,000 Jews during the Holocaust has died.
June 10, 2011 6:20pm
The organization that coordinates European basketball says it will not make an exception to its uniform policy for an Orthodox Jewish player on the Israeli national women’s team.
June 10, 2011 3:08pm
Tens of thousands of Israelis marched through the streets of Tel Aviv for the city’s annual gay pride parade.
June 10, 2011 2:26pm
Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe railed against circumcision in a string of Twitter posts, denouncing it as “barbaric,” before apologizing the next day.
June 7, 2011 7:54pm
In the Jewish community, Rep. Anthony Weiner’s spectacularly public downfall was a reminder of the perils of associating a particular person’s successes or failures with his Jewishness.
June 6, 2011 6:37pm
Some say the degree to which life in New Square, N.Y., revolves around the Skverer rebbe has created an atmosphere of dangerous coercion, but many residents say the arson story has been blown out of proportion.
June 1, 2011 7:51pm
Rabbi Saul Kassin, a spiritual leader of the Syrian Jewish community in America, was sentenced to two years of probation for illegally sending money to Israel through a charity he operated.
June 1, 2011 2:54pm
Senior European rabbis urged the European Union to ensure that the burgeoning democratic movements sweeping across the Arab world also guarantee religious freedom in the region.
June 1, 2011 2:29pm
Spray-painted swastikas and a death threat written in German were found at an Italian restaurant in Orangeburg, N.Y.
June 1, 2011 1:07pm
The lawyer for a man badly burned during an alleged arson attempt in a New York Chasidic village is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the incident as a hate crime.