Amid Gaza Escalation, U.S. Jews Rally Around Israel From Afar

News of the massive Israeli aerial assault on the Strip and the ensuing rocket barrage on Israel has quickly became the new focus of concern for U.S. Jews.

BOSTON – The meeting in New York Wednesday of the largest umbrella group of American Jewry was called to work out a strategy to deal with the upcoming Palestinian bid for enhanced status at the United Nations. But news of a massive Israeli aerial assault on Gaza and the...