July 22, 2013 9:00am
The number of anti-Semitic incidents dropped 14 percent nationwide last year, though the instances of vandalism rose, according to the Anti-Defamation League’s annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents.
July 19, 2013 10:20am
Religious group to hold annual demonstration to reclaim the swastika
July 18, 2013 11:45am
A counselor at a Jewish summer camp for boys in Pennsylvania was taken into custody after a camper accused him of inappropriately touching him, police said.
July 17, 2013 11:49am
California company gets kosher certification for personal lube products
July 16, 2013 4:42pm
The Talmudic sage Hillel famously disagreed with Shammai, but still respected him and promoted ahavat Yisrael — the love of every Jew. As the incoming president of Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life, Eric Fingerhut wants to channel the spirit of the organization’s namesake.
September 28, 2012 7:27pm
JTA correspondent Josh Lipowsky shares an intimate evening with Iran’s president at a hotel in New York City — along with a couple hundred other students, professors and U.N. interns.
August 20, 2012 7:50pm
Digital technology is changing Jewish education across the board, and all agree: Get on board or get left behind.
August 20, 2012 4:24pm
Some Jewish groups are fighting post-b’nai mitzvah burnout by taking Judaism directly to teens in public schools, but some are wary of blurring the line separating church and state.
July 24, 2012 4:17pm
With their school’s reputation damaged by the Sandusky sex abuse scandal, Penn State Jewish alumni and leaders are pondering how to move forward.
July 8, 2012 8:11pm
July marks National Pickle Month, which “originated as a way for people to honor and appreciate all types of pickles,” according to Brian Bursiek, executive vice president of Pickle Packers International, which represents the worldwide pickled vegetable industry.