June 28, 2011 6:31pm
The lower house of the Dutch parliament voted to ban the ritual slaughter of animals.
June 27, 2011 6:05pm
In the wake of a tragic rafting death of a Ramah Darom camper, Jewish camps are reviewing their safety measures while offering support to the grieving family and Georgia camp.
June 27, 2011 3:25pm
Five California teenagers won Diller Teen Tikkun Olam awards for their innovative social action projects.
June 24, 2011 6:51pm
Colorado will end Medicaid coverage for routine circumcisions on July 1.
June 23, 2011 11:08pm
The Reform community in the Belarussian capital of Minsk has a new home.
June 23, 2011 7:31pm
Jewish feminist writer E.M. Broner, perhaps best known as the co-author of “The Women’s Haggadah,” has died.
June 23, 2011 12:24am
A new study that showed Jewish young adults are engaged in volunteer service but rarely connect it to Israel or Jewish values could provide some guidance to organizations seeking ways to involve more young Jews in the Jewish component of volunteering.
June 22, 2011 4:31pm
Opponents of a proposition to ban circumcision in San Francisco are suing to have the measure removed from the November ballot.
June 21, 2011 4:01pm
Israel will allow the construction of 1,200 new homes and 18 schools in the southern Gaza Strip.
June 20, 2011 6:56pm
The Moishe House model — rent-subsidized communal houses where young Jews do Jewish things — is being embraced by foundations and federations interested in engaging the next generation of Jews in communal life.
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