April 11, 2013 2:32pm
Carrying signs reading “Don’t Deport My Bubbe” and “What Would Moses Do?,” demonstrators representing several Jewish organizations participated in the Rally for Citizenship in Washington.
April 10, 2013 10:38am
Rabbi Samuel Gordon and Maureen Schulman were appointed to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council.
April 9, 2013 2:48pm
Alexander Levitzki of Hebrew University was named the recipient of the 2013 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Chemical Research.
April 8, 2013 2:57pm
The National Council of Jewish Women called on the Jewish state to create a system of civil marriage and divorce in what was seen as a landmark move.
April 4, 2013 2:13pm
Sheldon Adelson, a major benefactor of Jewish and Israeli causes, will face courtroom cameras in an upcoming trial despite safety concerns based on his views on Israel.
March 19, 2013 7:05pm
A U.S. appeals court panel heard arguments on whether Americans born in Jerusalem can list Israel as their place of birth on passports and birth certificates.
March 14, 2013 1:33pm
Lesley Weiss, an advocate for Jews in the countries of the former Soviet Union, was reappointed as chair of the Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad.
March 13, 2013 10:54am
The former head of Empire Kosher Poultry and a freelance writer are the newest members of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council.
March 13, 2013 10:35am
Eighty-nine members of the U.S. Congress signed a letter calling on Turkey’s prime minister to retract his comments blasting Zionism.
March 13, 2013 10:31am
Two U.S. senators asked the president of Argentina to end her country’s agreement with Iran to establish a “truth commission” on the 1994 bombing of the Buenos Aires Jewish community center.