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.
“When I first came to Key West, I called my dad up and said, ‘They must really love Jews here. Every store has a mezuzah,’” recalled Sam Kaufman, the vice mayor here and a regular at Chabad services.
Kleinbaum has previously served on the commission, which monitors religious freedom abroad
North America's largest sporting event for Jewish teenagers is back for its 40th anniversary.
The Press Council claimed the Prime News journalist violated the “obligation to tell the truth" of the Swiss press code
The program consists of three different missions and a 3,000 member network that has seen prominent names in Israeli leadership pass through its doors.
Aliyah Minister Pnina Tamano-Shata says the budget will enable the immigration of 3,000 Ethiopian immigrants from the Falash Mura community by the end of 2022.
Extreme right-wing ideological documents were recovered during an investigation of a 17-year-old sentenced by Bristol Youth Court for terrorism offenses, including images of him making Nazi salutes.
The shortage of educators was a pre-existing problem for decades, but COVID-19 only further served to emphasize this shortage.
Antisemitic content continues to be a problem on nine different social media problems according to the ADL.
Give this show a chance. Is it the best I’ve seen? No. Is it terrible? No. It’s an inspiring story of a woman who loves her family and reinvented herself.
Deborah Lipstadt is Professor of Modern Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at Emory University and founding director of the Institute for Jewish Studies.
"Thanks to the activities of ZAKA representatives, Chabad emissaries and benefactors, the families will be able to "bury their loved ones even before Shabbat," ZAKA CEO Dubi Wiesenstern said.
In the popular Argentinian show "Showmatch," one of the songs used the picture of the Holocaust victim Anne Frank as a background image of a 'woman who doesn't leave the house', angering many.
Einbinder is, professionally speaking, doing quite well. The 26-year-old standup comedian turned actress recently scored a nomination for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series.
Rosh Hashanah begins on the evening of September 6.
“Today was special, and it was an honor to play on Jewish Heritage Day," said Richard Bleier.
While vegan food may sound like a far cry from the classics of Ashkenazi cuisine, Yoskowitz said vegetarianism has also had a historic role as part of Ashkenazi food culture.
Chaim Deutsch evaded more than $82,000 in property taxes between 2013 and 2015. He operated a real estate business in addition to being a councilman.
A number of Republicans over the last year, including the prominent House Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Lauren Boebert, have likened coronavirus restrictions to the Nazi treatment of Jews.
The mural contained the text "Jews always run away."
The founders stressed that they are "proud Jews" and that Israel was one of the company's first overseas markets.
Michel-Ange Flori wasn't the first to depict the French president as Hitler as thousands protest across the country using Holocaust comparisons.
Solomon serves as an attorney and legal educator, with an extensive legal career in complex commercial cases and pro-bono legal advice, but is also a noted leader of the Jewish community.
The three landed in Israel on Thursday morning after they were released from custody on Wednesday.
"We used to wonder to ourselves as kids, 'how did they let this happen?' History repeats itself," wrote Brown concerning the COVID vaccination campaign.