July 11, 2007 9:00am
A seven-month disputed election is racking a Jewish umbrella group in Belgium as the community there faces external threats that members say require strong leadership.
June 28, 2007 9:00am
Ronald Lauder’s pronouncements during his first trip to Europe as World Jewish Congress president were injected with equal doses of levity and gloom.
June 20, 2007 9:00am
Supporters of a new museum on Polish Jewry are hoping a high-profile groundbreaking ceremony will draw in the funds to finish what aims to be Europe’s largest Jewish cultural attraction under one roof.
June 19, 2007 9:00am
In a contest that some observers have described as East versus West, a Russian billionaire is challenging the French incumbent for the presidency of the European Jewish Congress.
June 14, 2007 9:00am
Revelations about the Nazi past of Kurt Waldheim was the best thing that happened to Austria, say local Jewish leaders, reflecting on the death of the former president.
June 12, 2007 9:00am
Were the children of the notorious Jew who attended a Holocaust denial conference in Tehran expelled from their Jewish school in Vienna because of their father’s actions, or is the school protecting students from the children’s enthusiastic endorsement of
June 7, 2007 9:00am
Anti-Semitism in Western Europe is out of control, according to the consensus of recent reports – the latest of which was released this week at a European conference on combating discrimination.
June 3, 2007 9:00am
Add a high-level conference on nuclear disarmament to the bitter battle being waged for European Jewish Congress president. An Israeli security expert suggested one candidate was playing “political football” with the recent two-day conference in Luxembour
May 13, 2007 9:00am
As the dust settles following Edgar Bronfman’s resignation as president of the World Jewish Congress, its European affiliate is focused on June elections that will shape its future.
March 19, 2007 9:00am
A book just published in English touches on probing doubts and stereotypes that for decades have driven wedges between Poles and Jews.