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  • Remembering Ted Kennedy

    United Jewish Communities: “He was a good friend to the Jewish Federation system and the Jewish people worldwide, including Soviet Jewry and the State of Israel." Anti-Defamation League: “Throughout his nearly fifty years in the Senate, his was a voice of reason, principle and passion that cut to the core of the fundamental ideals and…

  • Ron Bloom: Car czar in the Labor Zionist tradition

    Ron Bloom’s professional road to becoming the Obama administration’s point man in attempting to rescue the U.S. auto industry is well known. Missing from the myriad news reports on Bloom’s appointment, however, were those formative summers at Camp Galil.

  • Among Jewish groups, only GOPers slamming Dems’ health care plans

    Even as polls and heated rhetoric suggest opposition to Democratic health care reforms is mounting, Jewish organizational support appears to be holding steady.

  • J Street urges Huckabee to drop Shepherd Hotel plans

    J Street urged former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee to reconsider his plan to visit a controversial settlement in eastern Jerusalem.

  • Terrorism seminar held for NJ security professionals

    A Jewish umbrella group helped organize a terrorism seminar for over 200 New Jersey law enforcement and security professionals.

  • Netanyahu turns down Sarkozy’s plea to free terrorist

    Benjamin Netanyahu rejected French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s request to free a convicted terrorist.

  • British Jewish group sets pie-tossing record

    A Jewish youth group in Britain set a new world record for largest custard pie fight.

  • Bund comment lands N.J. judge in hot water

    A complaint was filed against a New Jersey judge who jokingly referenced a Nazi organization during a trial.

  • Remains of ancient temple found in Turkey

    The remains of a centuries-old Jewish temple were found on the southern coast of Turkey.

  • Jewish, Iranian groups team in Bratz brief

    Several Jewish and Iranian American groups joined the maker of Bratz dolls in appealing its case with Mattel.