June 27, 2011 3:48pm
David Williams, the GOP candidate for Kentucky governor, repudiated a supporter for accusing his opponent of seeking “Jewish money.”
June 23, 2011 12:42pm
Evangelical Protestant leaders from around the world said they sympathize more with Israel than with the Palestinians, although a small majority said they sympathize with both sides equally, a survey found.
June 23, 2011 12:31pm
U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin said supporters of Israel must be prepared for a U.N. General Assembly vote recognizing a Palestinian state in September, saying the Palestinians have “the upper hand” in getting such a resolution through.
June 23, 2011 9:54am
The Endowment for Middle East Truth honored women’s rights activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali for her role in speaking out against the oppression of women in radical Islamic countries.
June 22, 2011 4:11pm
Seven Jewish organizations signed on to a letter appealing to President Obama to reinstate a hiring anti-discrimination provision based on religion for organizations that receive government contracts.
June 22, 2011 3:48pm
U.S. Rep. Gary Ackerman (D-N.Y.) introduced a resolution calling for the immediate and unconditional release of captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit.
June 22, 2011 3:29pm
Republican senators urged President Obama to suspend U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority unless Hamas recognizes Israel and renounces terrorism.
June 20, 2011 8:12pm
A Jerusalem-based think tank urged Israel not to let Israel become political ammunition for partisanship between Republicans and Democrats.
June 20, 2011 7:13pm
Yale University is launching a new program for the study of anti-Semitism, the school’s provost said in a statement.
June 16, 2011 11:36am
Members of the Orthodox Union met with a dozen senators on Capitol Hill during the OU’s annual leadership mission to Washington.