February 18, 2002 10:00am
Knowledge = power. That was the Israel advocacy message at this year´s annual conference of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs.
February 12, 2002 10:00am
The average Joe doesn´t know what a NORC is, but Jewish communal leaders are aiming to change that.
January 29, 2002 10:00am
With President Bush about to unveil a budget proposal focused heavily on anti-terrorism efforts, some Jewish groups are concerned about the budget´s impact on local social services and other domestic priorities.
January 16, 2002 10:00am
The U.S. Justice Department is seeking to deport an Illinois man for allegedly participating in the persecution and murder of Jews during World War II.
January 15, 2002 10:00am
A U.S. court ruling striking down government funding for a religion-based social service program is unlikely to influence charitable choice discussions in Congress, observers say.
January 8, 2002 10:00am
For all the talk of bipartisanship and change, the U.S. Congress ended the year much the same way as it began, sharply divided and unable to agree on major legislative issues.
December 10, 2001 10:00am
The U.S. Supreme Court´s decision this week to enable an Orthodox prisoner to sue the state of Ohio for cutting his beard signals a step forward for the religious rights of U.S. inmates.
December 6, 2001 10:00am
The Ford Motor Co. has released a study that it says proves Ford was not responsible for the wartime activities of its German subsidiary.
November 29, 2001 10:00am
President Bush´s faith-based initiative may be alive and well, but direct government funding for religious groups seems to be dying a slow death.
November 21, 2001 10:00am
With the number of Jewish elderly expected to soar over the coming decade, leaders at the national and local levels realize they must move beyond traditional methods of caring for the elderly to develop new plans and policies.