POLITICS 2024

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Schools

Torres tells SAR grads: You do not stand alone

Rep. Ritchie Torres received a rock start’s reception at the SAR HS commencement on Monday night. Torres, the pro-Israel Progressive Democrat whose district includes SAR’s Riverdale …

Media Bias

Scrubbed by The Times: Newspaper routinely erases extremism from ‘pro-P’stinian’ protests

The extremism is a pattern. So is the New York Times’ commitment to concealing it. Last week in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Los Angeles and Washington DC, anti-Israel activists wished for …

Schools

1 nation with 1 heart will never walk alone

With t-shirts broadcasting their support for the Jewish state, an estimated 100,000 people marched up Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue on Sunday. Two New York schools joined others in conveying a clear …

On Campus

A mother asks action against campus Jew-hate

A t the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on May 15, an alarming yet all too familiar scene unfolded.  A group of masked youths, manipulated by leaders with radical Islamic and …

history

Tefillin were not dyed black 2,000 years ago

Ancient phylacteries (tefillin)   were not colored black, as is mandated by contemporary Jewish law, a scientific study has found. The discovery challenges long-held assumptions about the …

Gaza War

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Post-Oct. 7, Israel is alone

There are few men who feel the pain of distant upheavals as acutely as Bernard-Henri Lévy, 75, a French philosopher, filmmaker and public intellectual. Born to a wealthy Sephardic family …

Five Towns Fundraiser

5 Towns runs 5K to support injured IDF soldiers

Runners of a variety of ages took part in the 15th annual Five Towns 5K Run/Walk at North Woodmere Park on Sunday, June 9. The Beit Halochem International name was added five years ago. Beit …

Gaza War

Celebrating on Yom Yerushalayim

American Friends of Ateret Cohanim celebrated Yom Yerushalayim (28 Iyar) at the Seawane Club in Hewlett Harbor. Ateret Cohanim (formerly the Jerusalem Reclamation Project) has been working since 1977 …

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Philly school district hit by vicious antisemites

Attacks on the Jewish state and the people committed to it are hardly new. However, a series of rants at School District of Philadelphia (SDP) public meetings present a new twist on an old illness. …

Travel

After city lived with 275 years of ghosts, Jewish Charleston is bullish on its future

A third of the way into an hour-and-a-half tour of Charleston’s Jewish historic Coming Street Cemetery on an overcast afternoon in April, Anita Rosenberg admits believing in ghosts. The …

gaza war

This is the looming choice for Diaspora Jews

Is it time for the Jews of Britain, Europe and America to leave? This question is increasingly being asked by Diaspora Jews reeling from the volcano of antisemitism that erupted with the …

Gaza War

An Indiana farmer cares for red heifers in Israel

SHILOH — When a small conference was held this spring in Israel’s biblical heartland on the laws related to the red heifer, both Hamas and Hezbollah posted the ad for the event on their …

Kosher Kitchen

Summer’s arrival brings endless salad options. Let’s eat healthy, with homemade dressings.

S alad days are finally here. Fresh green produce is in abundance and I could not be happier. As I continue to look for more nutritious and low-calorie foods for my own kitchen, I also find that many …

gaza war

Hadassah rips biased judgement by the UN

Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, has criticized the June 12 report of the United Nations Commission of Inquiry, saying it shows “the same bias and distortion as its …

gaza war

Strategically responding to Hezbollah’s offensive

Hezbollah is burning a swathe through northern Israel. The nature reserves, grazing land, fields and orchards are burning to the ground. Military bases, including several strategic assets, are …

Gaza War

Israel urged to prep for influx of European Jews

As hundreds of Jews descended on Amsterdam for an “emergency summit” on Monday, the chairman of the European Jewish Association called on Israel to prepare for a mass influx of immigrants …

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