October 25, 2011 4:49pm
Gilad Shalit’s release from five years of isolated captivity marked the end of a national trauma for Israel, but for the 25-year-old it’s only the beginning of his road to recovery.
October 19, 2011 5:52pm
A failed Palestinian suicide bomber freed in the swap for Gilad Shalit told Gaza schoolchildren that she hoped they would follow in her footsteps.
October 19, 2011 4:37pm
Two St. Louis Jewish day schools, a Reform and a Conservative, have voted to merge.
October 19, 2011 2:43pm
An Oregon Jewish paper, The Jewish Review, will close in January after publishing for more than 40 years.
October 18, 2011 4:25pm
For the Jewish activists who see great merit in the Occupy Wall Street protests and have been trying to amplify their impact, they have had to do double duty tamping down anti-Semitic expressions.
October 18, 2011 12:48pm
Susan Sarandon is under fire after referring to the German-born Pope Benedict XVI as a Nazi.
October 17, 2011 4:18pm
Iran’s foreign minister accused the United States of Nazi-style propaganda for charging that Tehran was linked to an assassination plot on American soil.
October 17, 2011 4:02pm
A loosely knit collection of student pro-Palestinian chapters gathered for its first national conference.
October 17, 2011 3:11pm
Noam Shalit faced a bevy of protesters opposing the release of his son Gilad as he arrived at the Israeli Supreme Court in Jerusalem to urge the court to allow the prisoner exchange.
October 17, 2011 12:30pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wrote to family members of the victims of attacks perpetrated by some of the 1,027 prisoners to be released in return for kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit.
- The Reform movement’s rabbinical group appoints its first female leader
- DC man arrested after saying Pittsburgh synagogue killings ‘were a dry run’
- Early elections in Israel? Netanyahu says he’s ‘confident’ his coalition partners won’t topple the government
- Fraud case against Sara Netanyahu goes to arbitration
- Israel’s president meets the pope and boasts of freedom of worship in his country