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Jacob Kamaras, JNS
Jacob Kamaras, JNS

US Ambassador to the UN was one of the major speakers at the 2017 AIPAC conference.

Struggle for bipartisanship at AIPAC

WASHINGTON — In recent years, the AIPAC lobby’s policy conferences have centered on hot-button issues such as the emerging and later finalized Iran nuclear deal,...

Galveston synagogue survives Ike, now rebuilding

TAKING THIS reporter on a recent tour of Galveston Island’s Congregation Beth Jacob, the synagogue’s staff and lay leaders show remarkable attention to detail. The...

Employment next frontier on disabilities

MILESTONES WERE in the air at the Ruderman  Family Foundation’s inclusion summit, which drew 500 people — including three from the Denver-Boulder Jewish community —...

New book traces proud legacy of the Maccabiah

WHAT DO basketball player and coach Larry Brown, swimmers Jason Lezak and Mark Spitz, and gymnast Mitch Gaylord have in common? They’re among a group of 25 individuals...

Trump joins the race: ‘I’m no apprentice on Israel’

IN THE middle of a phone interview with Jewish News Service on June 26, billionaire real estate mogul and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump leaves his desk...

Will Pollard, Gross follow in wake of Ostreicher?

WHILE an air of mystery surrounds the details of Jewish businessman Jacob Ostreicher’s return to US soil after being held for more than two years in Bolivia, the...