September 26, 2005 9:00am
A synagogue in Paris is pulling in English-speaking Jews to build a congregation that includes even the non-Jewish families of its Jewish members, which is unusual in Orthodox-dominated France.
July 28, 2005 9:00am
Ariel Sharon and Jacques Chirac sought to mend fences in Paris as a new report shows a dramatic drop in anti-Semitic incidents in France.
July 17, 2005 9:00am
A police investigation into the disappearance of medieval Hebrew manuscripts from France’s national library has all the makings of a detective thriller.
May 31, 2005 9:00am
Reaction in the Jewish community was mixed after French voters decisively rejected a proposed European Union Constitution drafted by a former French president.
May 27, 2005 9:00am
French Jews are undecided about whether to vote for or against the proposed European Union constitution, citing concerns that often have little to do with the text itself.
May 12, 2005 9:00am
Joann Sfar, a French-Jewish comic book writer whose work is wildly popular in France and soon will be translated into English, talks about how his background does and does not influence his work.
April 21, 2005 9:00am
The Milken Archive of American Jewish Music, which has been releasing recordings of music composed by Jews in America from the colonial period to modern times, recently began distributing the recordings in France.
March 1, 2005 10:00am
At a gathering in Paris, European Jewish educators discuss how best to expose their students to the Holocaust and other key issues, and whether combining religious and secular instruction is the right way to build stronger Jewish identities in their scho
February 15, 2005 10:00am
A case before the European Court of Human Rights is being seen as a landmark that could force Poland to compensate Holocaust survivors and their descendants for their material losses.
July 21, 2002 9:00am
PARIS, July 17 (JTA) — Sixty years ago this week, more than 12,800 Parisian Jews were rounded up by the Vichy government, the first step on their road to Auschwitz. Some 9,000 French civil servants, 4,000 of whom were police, were mobilized for the operation and 60 train cars were used to transport the arrested…