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.
As part of the program, Chabad has worked to develop infrastructure in poorer communities, a glasses drive to correct the vision of residents, aid for pregnant women and work in orphanages in Nigeria
Divine help with Congress: The history of prayers in Congress since even before independence
"No issue threatens the Jewish community more than the alarming rise of antisemitism and violent extremism."
'Irena's War: A Novel' is a new and haunting portrayal of the Holocaust.
"We need to be there for Israel, and for our brothers and sisters, who are under brutal attack by terror organizations."
Prosecutor Jocelyn Ledward said one article written by Dymock, titled “The Truth About the Holocaust,” is “clear in its encouragement of the eradication of Jewish people.”
Nothing has held Daly back from being an active advocate against antisemitism, hatred and racism.
“I would have killed all the Jews of the world … but I kept some to show the world why I killed them,” the Pakistani actress tweeted Tuesday.
Both images have gone viral as Israel and Gaza descend into the most intense exchange of rocket fire since 2014.
An organisation run by a student who called Jews “communists” and “Bolsheviks” at a Hanukkah party that featured Poland’s chief rabbi will be given $50,000 by the Polish government.
Floyd’s family is working to rebrand the date, May 25, as “Day of Enlightenment” because of how many people were awakened to issues of racial injustice.
Yang has been actively courting the Jewish vote, especially in the haredi Orthodox communities, where he has picked up some key endorsements ahead of next month’s Democratic primary.
The former Jewish lawmaker spent his later years writing books, collecting art and attacking Donald Trump.
Israeli flags were burned outside 2 German synagogues, and ‘Free Palestine’ was painted on another in Spain.
As the eyes of the world turn again to violence in Israel, Jews in the United States will be paying attention and speaking out.
The Israeli, 26-year-old Coral Guter, told police that the May 3 incident happened days after Katrin Wengler overheard Guter speaking Hebrew on the phone days earlier.
Viale graduated from journalism school in 1969. Early in his career, he worked as a press attache for the Israeli Embassy.
The collective “we” of Judaism in 2021 includes millions of Jews in interfaith relationships.
Landmark Pew report on American Jewry shows that intermarriage continues to rise rapidly in the younger generation while only 1/3rd of US Jews think it important that their grandchildren are Jewish.
Three hundred chief rabbis, and Dayanim from twenty-five countries around the world joined in a live broadcast for prayer and thanksgiving.
n a statement, Lee said she was "thrilled" to have the opportunity to lead the bureau as deputy undersecretary at a consequential time for workers.
Philanthropist and businessman Adam Milstein devotes most of his time to fighting rising antisemitism in the United States.
Alongside the veterans, Defense Minister Benny Gantz and Aliyah and Integration Minister Pnina Tamano Shata, as well as Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion were all present to honor the former fighters.
Video footage allowed authorities to identify the perpetrators, prompting them to return the stolen photos. Rabbi Boudjnah preferred an apology letter over pressing charges.
"I unconditionally apologize for what went on in that chat room, and for allowing my presence there to give a platform to hate speech,” Stanfield wrote on Instagram.
Klein stressed that antisemitic groups that previously had little interaction with each other were suddenly joining up at anti-coronavirus-regulation protests.
Aviva Okeson-Haberman, 24, was hit by a bullet that her neighbor claims was meant for her, in a murder attempt by her ex-boyfriend. "I told the police in March someone was going to die."
The review read "This place was great went there with my newborn babys [sic] to test the chamber but they came out deformed. But it's fun for the family."
The announcement came soon after Australia said they would not attend, and several days after the US said it would boycott the conference.
Many reviews of Van Morrison's new track came out and mentioned that the title could be an antisemitic trope.
On Thursday, Stanfield took part in a followup room led by “a panel of Jewish educators,” according to the Beast. He did not specifically apologize
Explaining his decision to plead guilty, Tischler told the Jewish Telegraphic Agency Friday, “I did it for the community.”
The families of the victims sitted for the week of shiva, the Jewish rituals of mourning during which the bereaved receives visits and attentions in the memory of the lost ones.
Many were poor and lacked education but found jobs, and eventually success, in the clothing industry.
Many of the vaccinations for people coming from North and South America took place in Beit Leni in Tel Aviv.
Silver, 77, was furloughed under a measure meant to control the spread of coronavirus in prison.
“Jesus lived. You killed him. God raised him. We saw him. Say sorry,” chaplain Lt. Aristotle Rivera said in an Easter sermon.
India’s approximately 7,000 Jews, most of whom live in Mumbai, generally belong to the privileged minority with the means to self-isolate.
Moskowitz's stated reason for quitting is he missed his young family.
Jews in New York were targeted in 54 hate crimes reported between Jan. 1 and May 2, down from 58 such crimes in the same period in 2020.
“It’s heartbreaking to see the scenes from India today, and we hope our aid will spur others to join the relief effort,” Eric Goldstein, CEO of UJA-Federation of New York, said in a statement.
“We’ve got lots of plans,” Cherry Street Village project manager Koloud “Kay” Tarapolsi said. “The only thing holding us back is our imaginations.”
The Post’s examination of Mahallati’s UN speeches show he repeatedly went to great lengths to negate the existence of the Jewish state at the UN.
‘Way to fight racism isn’t to cease discussion and debate,’ say dozens of Jewish intellectuals and writers, assert opposition to ‘the imposition of ideology’
Upon discovery of the flyers, local officials denounced the antisemitic sentiments noting that they do not represent the values of the city.
"Would I choose to stay in Ethiopia in a small village separated from everyone else... or do I choose to be here and fight every single day and be proud of that?"
Many Israelis have been waiting for a year or longer due to the pandemic to visit family in Israel, and were hoping to bring their children this summer.
TikTok Europe Director Outlines Importance of Ridding Platform of Hate, Protecting Users
As the public began to learn the victims' identities on Friday, the personal aspect of the tragedy began to come into greater focus for Jewish communities worldwide.
Video was taken of the groups of people doing the infamous Nazi salute. The video, which was posted on Twitter has over 1 million views as of Thursday morning
The letter calls on Jews to take action against the “suppression of dissent” that is said to be dominating the United States
It also revived a debate among Jews over New York state’s elimination of cash bail in most arrests
Silver, 77, an Orthodox Jew who for two decades was among the most powerful men in the state, was furloughed under a measure meant to control the spread of coronavirus in prison
The DMFI attack was an expression of an increasingly fraught debate between mainline pro-Israel groups who want Biden to hew to a standard that keeps expressed criticism of Israel to a minimum
The message, which suggested that COVID-19 measures have undone the liberation from the Nazis, drew sharp rebuke from Dutch Jews.
The survivors speak about the moments leading up to the Holocaust when hate speech started to turn into acts of violence.
Kleinman was one of 110 witnesses at the 1961 trial of Eichmann, and at 31 was the youngest. His testimony was about the fate of Jewish youths at Auschwitz.
Libeskind, the son of Holocaust survivor parents, was selected unanimously by Tree of Life’s board of trustees. He is also the son of Holocaust survivors.
Miller was convicted in 2015 of three counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Reat Underwood, 14, and his grandfather, William Corporon, 69, as well as Terri LaManno, 53 in 2014.
The ravaging chaos of the pandemic, and the opportunity to learn remotely, provided me with the space and opportunity to connect to Midwestern land, and to Jewish roots.
Steinberg, who died on Jan. 14 from complications of COVID-19 at the age of 96, was devoted to the traditional Eastern European prayers and liturgical music from his childhood.
The memorial, created by local Holocaust survivors, was defaced over the weekend.
The task force claimed the Holocaust was being used as a tool to teach the dangers of intolerance rather than being taught as a unique incident * "Bad Holocaust education will fuel Jew-hatred."
The Orthodox Beth Din of Philadelphia issued a letter noting that a bill of divorce cannot be used to determine Jewish status, as alleged covert missionary Michael Elkohen has asserted.
Police have released video footage of the incident and are requesting anyone who has any information on the subject to come forward.
The main surviving member of the gang was sentence to life imprisonment in 2018.
Scott Klein, a first lieutenant who helps lead the Jewish religious community on the base, said the Torah installation signified more than the renovation of the base synagogue.
President Vlodymyr Zelensky, who is Jewish, condemned the embroidery marches, which had been conducted legally.
Are we just lazy or fearful of becoming sick? Or have we become dependent on the safety and security of keeping close to home?
In Los Angeles, the surge of COVID-19 infections got so bad in December that Sinai Temple shut down all outdoor services and activities until the first week of March.
Investigators believe a single culprit was responsible for damaging the synagogues that are in close proximity.
The tweet in Japanese reads: "If the United States brought 'democracy,' it would be like this."
In far-right politics, the antisemitic canards of "Jewish Bolshevism" and "Jewish Communism" are catchwords falsely asserting that communism is a Jewish conspiracy.
The grave contained bone fragments and skeletons, some with bullets in their skulls and others with shoes strewn beside their bodies, as well as ammunition and personal objects.
The student, who investigators saw wearing a ring with a symbol used by the Nazi regime, eventually confessed to the crime expressing dislike of "certain Orthodox Jewish traditions."
“Tragedy and happiness can live side by side, although that’s a difficult balance,” said Tamar Cytryn, director of Jewish studies and campus life at Chicago Jewish Day School.
Broad passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles following a long illness
Moyo is publicly accusing the board of dysfunction fueled by racism and sexism — and the board is threatening to sue her for allegedly leaking private information.
Spokespeople for Labour and the Conservatives said the suspensions were part of the policy of zero tolerance toward antisemitic rhetoric in their ranks.
Davis invited the NAACP to investigate whether he was subject to racist treatment after he was accused both of antisemitism as well as sexual assault.
The street will be in the 4th District, also known as the Marais, which before the Holocaust was the heart of Jewish life in Paris
Following the protests, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency spoke to multiple French Jews, asking them in interviews to share their thoughts and impressions from the situation on the ground.
Jewish and pro-Israel groups have tried for years to have the march banned as a purely anti-Semitic demonstration. It is illegal in Germany to call for the destruction of Israel.
“With my remark during the board meeting last Friday towards my first vice president Rainer Koch I committed a grave mistake,” Keller said in a statement.
The officer was also convicted of lying on his police application forms and owning terrorism documents. He had previously admitted possessing indecent images of a child.
Two people have been arrested in Argentina on suspicion of planning to attack a synagogue on Friday night.
A bill mandates that lessons about the Holocaust and other genocides be included in social studies classes at least once between fifth and eighth grade, and again in high school.
In the days after the Capitol riot, Hunt posted threatening social media posts, including a video called “KILL YOUR SENATORS.”
Brennan implied Jews must have special empathy for others, while non-Jews have no special need to be empathetic.
The vote follows an April 8 resolution by the student government to fight antisemitism on campus.
The new initiative has come to fruition as issues such as anxiety and depression are becoming more prevalent in today's youth amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
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There are many people like the Cohens who made a huge commitment to the grassroots struggle for Soviet Jews and should be remembered.
Japanese-American soldiers also rescued thousands of survivors of a Nazi death march nearby, caring for them until medical personnel could arrive.
Andrew Yang, the businessman and former Democratic presidential candidate, announced endorsements Wednesday morning from Orthodox leaders in the Borough Park neighborhood of Brooklyn.