After spate of complaints that women were forced to move because male haredim refused to seat next to them, Israel Religious Action Center sponsors ad campaign.
With more and more cops refusing to fight crime on Shabbat and the appointment of a new police rabbi who opposes female and male officers serving together, some voice concern of changing norms in Israel's police force.
Like secular Israelis do, Diaspora Jews should incorporate Jewish culture into their identity with more fluency and ownership. What better time than the new year to start?
About 30,000 Jews gather in Uman in central Ukraine ahead of Rosh Hashana as part of an annual pilgrimage to the grave of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, an 18th-century luminary.
A property broker wanted somebody to write a play about young Israel, never mind the plot. A young Jerry Herman obliged.
Rabbi Mendel Deitsch was hurt in an incident not believed to have any anti-Semitic motives.
Police officer guarding the Rykestrasse Synagogue in Berlin reported seeing two members of the National Socialist Underground scouting out the location.
In his third novel, Jonathan Safran Foer offers piercing insights on family life but falls victim to his own narrative pyrotechnics.
Jewish institutions' condemnation of the Black Lives Matter platform laid bare an uncomfortable truth: The glory days of Heschel marching with King are long gone. We didn't earn a place at the platform drafting table.
King will be awarded the 2016 Emma Lazarus Statue of Liberty Award, and Ratner will be awarded the inaugural 2016 Visionary Leadership Award.