June 16, 2009 7:08pm
With unrest mounting in Iran over official claims of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s re-election, U.S. Jewish organizational leaders are calling for more American support for the protesters and more international action to stop the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program.
June 14, 2009 10:48pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel would agree to a demilitarized Palestinian state.
May 27, 2009 11:03pm
Social networking site Genkvetch.com tailors its appeal to Jewish baby boomers and beyond.
May 21, 2009 8:07pm
A list of several plots against Jewish targets in the United States planned by lone attackers or small, independent groups.
May 5, 2009 9:47pm
JTA’s staff in Washington shares some of the behind-the-scenes goings-on at the AIPAC policy conference this week.
April 29, 2009 7:14pm
Israelis fanned out across the country for hikes, picnics and ceremonies to mark Israel’s 61st birthday.
April 21, 2009 10:55pm
Roger Cohen’s columns notwithstanding, The New York Times Op-Ed page finally seems to have discovered some imperfections in Iran (at least, the online edition did). In a blogpost Monday signed "The Editors," the Times examines the fate of people detained in Iranian prisons. What can detainees in Iran — like Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi —…
April 6, 2009 9:34pm
When my grandfather arrived at Ellis Island, Davidovich became Davidson on the spot, Chatche became Harry, and Grandpa became an American. Hearing that a city called Detroit needed workers so badly that they were paying $5 per day, he travelled to toil at the Ford’s factory in Highland Park. At night, he apprenticed for his…
April 1, 2009 12:57am
The United States will seek to join the U.N. Human Rights Council, reversing its policy of shunning the group and prompting concern among some Jewish organizations.
March 11, 2009 3:49pm
Iranians Jews in Baltimore will dedicate a new $3 million, three-story synagogue built in the style of Persian architecture.