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Jewish at DU — in the aftermath of Oct. 7

For Jewish students at the University of Denver (DU), the last five months have been, to put it mildly, tempestuous. The Intermountain Jewish News speaks with...

Avigail Olman, left, and Sagi Gabay, right, speak with, clockwise from bottom left, the IJN's Hillel Goldberg, Shana Goldberg and Steve Mark, March 6, 2024.

In Denver, chilling Oct. 7 testimony

Five months removed from one of the most horrific days in Israeli history, Sagi Gabay recounts with vivid detail the attack at the Nova music festival that almost killed...

A Stand in Solidarity with Israel gathering at the Wyoming State Capitol in Cheyenne, March 7, 2024.

For Israeli who faced violence in Berkeley, Wyoming is ‘friendly and polite’

Ran Bar-Yoshafat, who spoke at a Solidarity with Israel event today in Cheyenne outside of the Wyoming State Capitol, has had an eventful 10 days. The IDF soldier who is...

Three-peat! DJDS Tigers varsity boys are district champs

For the third straight year in a row, the Denver Jewish Day School varsity boys basketball team are district champions.

Pro-BDS bill at Colorado House dies in committee

The anti-Israeli crusade of State Rep. Elisabeth Epps has been squashed, for now. 
 The Colorado House of Representatives’ Finance Committee voted down Epps’...

ADL’s Shaver grapples with public meeting disruptions

The latest disruptions of public meetings by anti-Israel or pro-Palestinian groups have spiraled at an astounding rate. The Anti-Defamation League reports that since...

Lakewood City Council meeting targeted with hate speech

A Lakewood City Council meeting on Feb. 12 took an unexpected turn when hate speech was heard during one of the public comment portions of the evening. As the council...

Matisyahu Meow Wolf concert cancelled — because he is pro-Israel

New Mexican Jews were shocked last week when a sold-out Matisyahu concert at the city’s famed Meow Wolf art installation was abruptly cancelled.

At State Capitol, apology from Speaker McCluskie for hostage slip-up

In a statement issued to the IJN, McCluskie denounced the Oct. 7 attack on Israel by Hamas and apologized for poor communication around the hostages’ families’...

Denver City Council forced into recess; ceasefire proclamation fails

Hundreds of pro-Palestinian protesters hijacked the Denver City Council, again. 
It was to no avail.The Council voted Feb. 12 not to adopt a proclamation that...