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Chasidic all-volunteer security force

MONSEY, NY — Eleven days after a man barged into a rabbi’s home on Chanukah here and stabbed five Jews, Josef Margaretten was patrolling this chasidic neighborhood...

Democratic candidates’ positions on Iran

WASHINGTON — Based on the last Democratic presidential debate and, in Elizabeth Warren’s case other sources, the candidates think that President Donald Trump made a...

Krav Maga a way to confront anti-Semitism

By Eliana Rudee Just one month before the deadliest anti-Semitic mass shooting in American history on Oct. 27, 2018, which took the lives of 11 Jewish worshippers in a...

Jason Greenblatt visiting the Nahal Oz military base in Israel. (Anadolu Agency/Getty)

Greenblatt’s Middle East ‘exit interview’

TEANECK, NJ — Jason Greenblatt, President Donald Trump’s former Middle East negotiator, made his first public speech since leaving the White House on Sunday night,...

Rabbi Rottenberg delivers invocation at Gov. Cuomo’s State of the State

NEW YORK — Rabbi Chaim Rottenberg, whose home was the site of a stabbing last month on the holiday of Chanukah, delivered an invocation at Governor Andrew Cuomo’s...

25,000 march against anti-Semitism in NY rally

NEW YORK — An estimated 25,000 people marched across the Brooklyn Bridge and held a rally on Sunday, Jan. 5, to protest rising anti-Semitism in and around New York...

Again. This time, Monsey

MONSEY, NY— A man wielding a machete walked into a rabbi’s home in Monsey, NY and stabbed five people. The Orthodox Jewish Public Affairs Council of the Hudson...

Jews, blacks, join charity drive in Jersey City

JERSEY CITY — All day Monday, volunteers trickled in and out of the Mary McLeod Bethune Life Center in Jersey City’s Greenville neighborhood, lining up boxes upon...

Rise, fall, rise of a Chicago Jewish neighborhood

CHICAGO — Decades ago, Congregation Ner Tamid would fill to capacity on the High Holidays, spilling over into three separate services to accommodate 1,000 worshippers....

An impeachment chronicle

WASHINGTON — For the third time in the Republic’s history, the US House of Representatives impeached a president. There were a number of firsts on Dec. 18: Donald...