November 26, 2013 12:26pm
The 2012 edition of the FBI’s national Hate Crime Statistics Act report is flawed due to underreporting and a lack of participation, the Anti-Defamation League said.
November 20, 2013 6:19am
Washington-area Jews demonstrated outside the Federal Trade Commission against a proposed merger between the two largest U.S. funeral homes.
November 18, 2013 11:58am
Following reports that the Israeli consulate in Philadelphia may shut down, Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) appealed to the Israeli government to keep it open.
November 14, 2013 6:46am
The street in front of the Bulgarian Embassy was renamed for Dimitar Peshev, who is credited with halting the deportation of some 50,000 Jews.
November 8, 2013 6:56am
Michael Stein, a co-founder of the influential Washington Institute for Near East Policy, has died.
October 30, 2013 11:06am
The Shalom Center joined 21 activist organizations in a lawsuit against the National Security Agency concerning the government’s collection of telephone records.
October 30, 2013 10:19am
The LivingSocial website apologized for a Halloween party it sponsored in Washington following a complaint that some of the decorations were anti-Semitic.
October 30, 2013 6:04am
John Hagee Ministries at its 32nd annual Night to Honor Israel distributed nearly $3 million in donations to Israeli and Jewish charities.
October 24, 2013 5:29pm
Some members of Congress are working to ensure that Iraqi Jewish artifacts now on display in Washington are returned directly to the Iraqi Jewish community and not the government.
October 23, 2013 6:28am
Bend the Arc and a foundation named for slain civil rights activist Andrew Goodman are teaming to help protect voting rights and promote civic engagement.
- Body of rabbi in Mexico pulled from earthquake rubble
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg is surprise Rosh Hashanah speaker at DC synagogue
- Joel Osteen opens Houston megachurch to Jews whose synagogue was flooded
- Bernie Sanders says US ‘complicit’ in Israel’s occupation of the Palestinians
- Iran claims successful test of missile capable of reaching Israel
- Vermont teacher fired after teaching kids Nazi salute