Diaspora Jewry is the collective name for the Jewish communities outside of the Land of Israel. Historically, these communities go back to big historical events like the Babylonian exile, the siege of Jerusalem and the expulsion from Spain. Today, the biggest Diaspora communities exist in the United States, France, Canada, the UK and Russia.
Ali Krieger and Ashlyn Harris, members of the U.S. women’s national soccer team that won the World Cup this summer, are set to star as coaches and executive produce the remake.
This Portuguese Jewish community couldn’t afford a rabbi. Now it made a $1 million movie appearing on Netflix.
Steps away from where his blood had splattered on the asphalt, young men shuffled in and out of a synagogue for morning prayers.
“And it’s no surprise that the greatest propaganda machine in history has spread the oldest conspiracy theory in history — the lie that Jews are somehow dangerous," Cohen said.
Former US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley was the guest of honor at the Iranian American Jewish Federation of New York (IAJF)'s annual gala.
Many of the Jews who lived in the cities whose names are remembered in The Valley of the Communities died in gas chambers.
On October 28, 2019, John McDonnell, Labour’s Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (Finance Minister), endorsed a report issued the same day by Public Services International (PSI).
Jews in 1,685 cities and 106 countries across the world took part in Shabbat Project activities.
Reservists on Duty CEO Amit Deri: It’s time to wake up and realize that this violence will spread
Mapping efforts to resolve tensions between being Jewish and American, the sacred and the secular.
German ambassador says Sec. State Pompeo declaration on legality of West Bank settlements does not change international law
According to the website of the Bank of Lithuania, the commemorative 10-Euro coin will be released in the second quarter of 2020.
“When he started speaking in Spanish, we were all sort of taken aback a little bit,” she recalled. Her Spanish-speaking neighbor even told her she thought Bloomberg had been speaking Italian.
Some 82 lawmakers out of 150 voted in favor of the motion and 68 voted against, according to Joods.nl.
In testimony last week, William Taylor, the former ambassador to Ukraine, testified that Sondland told one of his aides that Trump cared more about getting damaging information on Joe Biden.
The suspect was released to the custody of his father, according to news reports. The victim, who was injured on his forehead and nose, was not Jewish, police later said.
For the likes of Yona Tauba Lax, Shoshana Greenberg and David Kotek, the events of 80-odd years ago are anything but a fading memory.
The Gdynia-Tel Aviv exhibition there, curated by Dr. Artur Tanikowski and which runs until February, looks at the common denominators between the two seaside towns.
But who was this enigmatic champion and why was his ancestry called into question?
‘Reviving the Jewish area that once thrived strengthens Diaspora Jewry’.
Yeshiva World News, which first reported the incident, reported that there were two assailants.
“After the war, I grew up in what was then called the Soviet Union,” Katz explained. “In our home, we had a bit of Judaism because my mother came from an Orthodox background.”
Read the details for the huge deal, which was executed through the Israeli "super-agent."
For Jews expelled from Muslim nations, the double standard that Israel is unfairly held to is a source of great distress
Labour leader accused of 'otherising Jews' by referring to the convicted pedophile as 'Epschtine'.
The Czech Jewish community has called for the removal and return of the stones for years. Stones uncovered during future excavation work will be returned.
Bruno Dey is being charged as an accessory in the murders of 5,230 people at the Stutthof concentration camp near what is today Gdansk, Poland. He is standing trial in Hamburg.
Israel's ambassadors expressed dismay about Berlin's anti-Israel voting at UN
“We are a government agency with a start-up soul."
Move comes amid departure from Trump administration in which he served Special Representative for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations
Jacobs says new legal opinion will endanger viability of Israel as a Jewish, democratic state.
Leader of network planned and organized Swastika graffiti campaign in Michigan and Wisconsin throughout September.
‘We want recognition so we can say we are part of the Jewish nation’
Committee of University Heads of Israel (VERA) says Graduate Student Union at the University of Toronto claim that Kosher food is “pro-Israel” is height of antisemitism.
The Dutch team 'Ajax' has made its Jewish connections a source of team pride, despite its team members not being of Jewish origin.
Ginsburg, 86, underwent treatment in August for “a localized malignant tumor” on her pancreas.
The line was repaired and then hacked again on Sunday evening.
“They will not listen to reason. There is something very peculiar and wrong going on in Israel."
Rabbi Abraham Cooper said the organization is "in the editorial process" and that the list will be released at the end of the calendar year.
In 2017, after being photographed with Miss Israel, former miss Iraq Sarah Idan was forced to flee her country and emigrated to the United States
Leftist students verbally abused and ransacked tables belong to conservative students
The award marks the first time such standing has been given to an Orthodox community since the Holocaust
Reporter's notebook: Program has made observing Shabbat possible for Jews in 1,600 cities in 106 countries.
"The move follows criticism that their movies lack diversity, focusing on straight Caucasian couples celebrating Christmas," Vicary said.
Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, 58, who founded the Chabad of Poway in 1996, retired this week, the synagogue announced.
Richard Tobin confessed to driving to a New Jersey mall with a machete that he planned to use to kill black shoppers.
A photo from last year’s event shows Fruman and Parnas smiling in a photo with Trump, Giuliani and Vice President Mike Pence.
Rabbi Avrohom Zippel, 28, and father of two, first came forward in an article in February in the Deseret News.
"Students for Justice in Palestine at Vassar rejects Mazzig’s presence on this campus and VOICE’s role in obscuring Israel’s settler colonial project," SJP at Vassar wrote on Facebook.
The group's statement comes amid an ongoing campaign to secure Kosher food on campus for Jewish students at the University of Toronto.
The measure was passed with votes of a wide range of political parties, including the conservatives, the Greens and social democrats.
The usage of Nazi labeling is very controversial, as some say it minimizes the horrors of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust.
In the letter, students said there are several forms of antisemitism on campus
According to British-radio show Leading Britain's Conversation (LBC), the Labour candidate compared the Holocaust to the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Palestine and Chechnya.
Johnson was responding to a letter sent by Herzog to Johnson, where the Jewish Agency Chairman expressed, "deep concern regarding the unprecedented rise in antisemitic abuse and violence."
Experts are determining the number and size of the burial pits in the location, near the more well-known Treblinka II death camp, before exhuming and attempting to identify the bodies.
The Washington area has registered several antisemitic episodes in the past few weeks.
According to a report, the group "Labour Party Compliance: Suspensions, Expulsions, Rejections Co-Op" was co-founded by Labour candidate Maria Carroll and included Holocaust deniers.
The historian said “that sounds downright grotesque in my ears” when asked about Green Party politician Jürgen Trittin’s endorsement on Twitter of the antisemitic terrorist Dieter Kunzelmann.
For the first time in decades, Labour is beginning to take serious flak from celebrities and other significant parts of the electorate over a festering antisemitism problem.
Cohen’s father and great grandfather both served as president the Orthodox synagogue which Zelermyer affectionately refers to as “The Shaar.”
Abramovich’s club partners with British Royal Air Force Museum to tell ‘untold stories’ of heroism.
Culture Minister Ingrid van Engelshoven announced the funding last week in a letter to the lower house of the parliament.
47 percent of Jews say religious organizations do more good than harm, 31 percent say they do more harm than good, and 21 percent say they “don’t make much difference."
Yitz’s will be closing on December 1, but posts to social media indicate that they’ll be available for catering in 2020, according to an article published Thursday by the website blogto.com.
Venice's ancient Jewish neighborhood was flooded on Friday morning, as a new high tide peaked at 154 cm, leaving 70% of the iconic Italian city inundated.
“The reason why I filed this complaint is so that no student has to go through what I went through,” former NYU student Adela Cojab told Fox News.
In an open letter, the figures said that concerns over antisemitism must take priority in voters' minds.
The misconduct hearing for Gary Jacobs is scheduled for November 19 and reportedly could last two days.
A mother and child walking in the Borough Park neighborhood were among those targeted — one was hit in the back, according to Vos Iz Neias — as were worshipers leaving a synagogue.
It is the second report of antisemitism at a Massachusetts middle school in recent weeks.
The memorabilia has “little intrinsic historical value” except to those seeking to glorify the Nazis.
Grandma Moses Bakery, in partnership with the Jewish National Fund chapter in New South Wales, broke the record on Thursday, according to a Facebook post from the group.
AfD party leader Alexander Gauland heavily criticized Brander's dismissal, saying: "I don't know where the scandal is … This [dismissal] is an affront to democracy."
Poland is very sensitive to suggestions that it might share any complicity in Nazi crimes committed on its territory.
Public letter urges Brits not to vote for Labour Party
During a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in New Jersey last year, German-born Holocaust survivors spoke of their concern about rising antisemitism.
"This is a narrative that you never hear about.”
The son of jailed anti-war radicals, Chesa Boudin stood on a progressive platform
Speaking Tuesday at the Vatican, the Argentina-born pope improvised his comment outside his prepared remarks at his weekly papal audience.
Jews were again the victims of the majority of hate crimes that were based on religion last year in the United States.
The rare and previously unknown photo was taken at the railway station in Marienbad, now part of the Czech Republic, in the late 1930s and appears to show him saying goodbye to relatives or followers
As antisemitism raises its head once more, actions, not words, are needed to face it down.
It'll take a miracle to unseat the Labour leader.
The list features an increasing number of non-establishment figures
He picks up his new role a month after being let go by the Philadelphia Phillies
Brexit has divided the UK like no other issue in living memory, and passions on both sides of the “remain” versus “leave” debate are fierce, no less so in the Jewish community.
City officials say more than education is needed to stop the rash of attacks, which have spiked across this city in 2019. That’s because the problem is hard to diagnose.