A group of Israelis has been smuggling aid into Syria for 18 months, taking in some 300,000 meals, five ambulances, and 700 tons of aid.
Year-long investigation comes to a close after concluding that events that took place on campus – such as mock military checkpoints during Israeli Apartheid Week – were acceptable.
Findings come despite high rate of intermarriage, and ‘mismatches between liberal young American Jews and a more right-wing Israel government.’
WATCH: Steeped in Jewish Algerian-French lore, the animated film based on Joann Sfar’s graphic novels is coming to Los Angeles cinemas in its native French.
Owner of Anderson International Foods estimates loss of inventory worth $2 million, with the building repairs nearly twice that figure.
Court finds that Shangri-La hotel owner brought end to pool party held by young Jews; plaintiffs also allege that hotel owner made comments about wanting to remove the '[expletive] Jews' from hotel or pool.
Two recent mailers sent by the Sherman for Congress campaign to voters included what might seem, at first glance, to be identical portraits of the candidate’s family. But on closer inspection, one of the photos is missing someone.
Created by a cohort of Reboot graduates, many of them members of IKAR, the founders of ‘East Side Judaism’ sought a more localized, experimental way of celebrating their faith and connecting to community.
The U2 rocker's advocacy group, which fights poverty in the Horn of Africa, releases PDF booklet that links the desperate situation in Africa with the ancient Jewish holiday.
Simin’s reputation for detail, extravagance and expert, feminine tailoring have won her high-profile following, cementing her reputation when she became creator of ‘the world’s most expensive wedding gown’.
Marc Jacobs will replace John Galliano as creative director of the high-end fashion line after he was fired in March caught on camera making anti-Semitic remarks.
ADL issues statement in support of the supermarket chain, saying Whole Foods ‘continues to carry a number of Israeli products, and have assured us that they do so with pride’.
One of the unresolved questions in l’affaire Madoff is that of the relationship between Wiesel, one of the most revered Jews in the world, and Madoff, one of the most loathed.
The measure’s backers reportedly considered appealing the ruling that struck the proposition from the ballot; here appears to be little chance the measure will be put to voters in November.
The Tel Aviv/Los Angeles Partnership has evolved into an international model for fostering a more mature relationship between Israel and the Diaspora.
The billboard is to read 'I was kidnapped by Hamas on June 25, 2006. I have been held hostage This summer I will turn 25 years old. Where did you spend your birthday this year? Free Gilad Shalit'.
British Jewish actor Jason Isaacs, who plays Voldemort's trusted henchman, says his character 'espouses the language of racism and eugenics.'
The fight over circumcision has been going on for decades, and the histories of those pushing it can be traced to a small group that has never enjoyed as much attention as today.
Jena Troutman says she did not want it to be about religion, and 'with everyone from the New York Times to Glenn Beck focusing on the religious issue, it’s closing Americans down to the conversation.'
The rape and sexual abuse of Jewish women in the Holocaust has been a subject that is so taboo that it took 65 years for the first English language book on the subject to be published.
From Diddy to Michael Jackson, the son of Holocaust survivors who put himself through law school has been dubbed 'the man to have on speed-dial when you’re in really big trouble.'
Rabbi Shimon Rosenberg, whose daughter was killed in the Mumbai terror attacks in November 2008, was invited to light one of twelve torches at Mount Herzl; rabbis from faction which does not recognize the state of Israel.
It makes perfect sense that a film told from the Palestinian perspective would rouse cries of condemnation, but this demands and deserves more than one perspective.
When hosts James Franco and Anne Hathaway spun a dreidel on stage, and mentioned Franco's proud Jewish grandmother in the audience, it was clear that the Oscars would be a good night for Jewish talent.
Bieber’s Jewish manager, Scott Samuel 'Scooter' Braun, who discovered Bieber on YouTube four years ago, plans to bring the mega star to an Israeli seder.
Jewish women, on the other hand, don’t fare as well.
From hip hop star to Haifa chief of police Ahuva Tomer who was killed in deadly Carmel forest fire while trying to save a bus of prison guards, these people embody the best in Jewish values.
The Jewish Journal has compiled a unique list of those extraordinary people who just can't seem to stop doing good.
British screenwriter David Seidler is up for 'The King's Speech,' along with Darren Aronofsky for directing winter hit 'Black Swan.'
When high-jumper Erin Stern acknowledged she was just too short for her line of work, she never imagined her path would lead her to the NPC.