Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Join HuffPost Plus
juststock via Getty Images
Anti-Vaxxers Sue New York City Health Department Over Vaccine Mandate
New York City ordered mandatory measles vaccinations in parts of Brooklyn earlier this month amid a broad outbreak of the virus.
JOHANNES EISELE via Getty Images
New York City Announces Mandatory Measles Vaccinations In Parts Of Brooklyn
“We are absolutely certain this is an appropriate use of our emergency powers,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday.
Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Trump Says He Made Major Israel Decision After Quick 'Little History’ Lesson
He said his swift move to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights surprised even his ambassador to Israel.
Trump Mocks Ilhan Omar A Day After 'Trump Lover' Arrested For Death Threat Against Her
Trump smirks about the Muslim congresswoman in a speech to a Jewish GOP group in Las Vegas.
Jewish Groups In Pittsburgh Raise Funds For New Zealand’s Muslim Community
Muslim groups stood in solidarity with their Jewish neighbors after a shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. Jewish groups are now reciprocating that kindness.
Ji Sub Jeong/HuffPost
How Can American Jews Stay Safe Now?
By Mitch Eiven, On Assignment For HuffPost
Rabbis aren't sure what it'll take to protect their congregants -- or whether guns should be part of the solution.
kali9 via Getty Images
New York Jewish School Painted With Swastikas, Damaged In Fire
Police are investigating an incident at Yeshiva Yoreh Deah in Livingston Manor.
Andrew D. Bernstein via Getty Images
LeBron James Apologizes For 'Jewish Money' Instagram Post
The Los Angeles Lakers star caught flak for quoting a rap lyric, but he thought it was a "compliment."
Carlos Barria / Reuters
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Reveals Her Jewish Roots At Hanukkah Event
The New York Democrat said that many generations ago, her family members were Sephardic Jews who fled the Spanish Inquisition.
A Black Orthodox Rabbi Explains How He Navigates Both Racism And Anti-Semitism
MaNishtana wants to remind people that "there's not one way to be Jewish."
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
This Jewish Man Is Fighting Racism Within The Orthodox Community
Born and raised in a Hasidic home in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, MaNishtana speaks out against the racism and bigotry he experiences within his own Orthodox community.
Digital First Media/Orange County Register via Getty Images via Getty Images
Man Accused Of Murdering Gay Student Blaze Bernstein Pleads Not Guilty
By Amy Taxin, Associated Press
If convicted, Samuel Woodward faces a maximum sentence of life in prison without parole.
Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect Robert Bowers Pleads Not Guilty
By Maryclaire Dale, AP
A grand jury issued a 44-count indictment that charges him with murder and hate crimes after he killed 11 people at the Tree of Life synagogue.
Messianic Rabbi At Pence Event Was Yet Another Dog Whistle To Evangelicals
Neil J. Young
And a message to American Jews about who alone matters.
‘Rabbi’ At Mike Pence Rally Thinks Jews Who Deny Christ Go To Hell
Loren Jacobs invoked Jesus in praying for the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting victims.
Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Follows Nationwide Spike In Anti-Semitism
More swastikas desecrate Jewish cemeteries and frighten Jewish students. And now 11 people have been massacred.
Aaron P. Bernstein via Getty Images
HIAS, The Jewish Group Targeted By Pittsburgh Shooter, Has Long Resettled Refugees
The nonprofit has often criticized the Trump administration's drastic cutbacks in refugees admitted to the U.S.
Holocaust Survivor Who Attended Pittsburgh Synagogue Escaped Death Twice
“It’s almost like, ‘Here we go again,’” 80-year-old Judah Samet said after narrowly escaping the massacre at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue.
BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI via Getty Images
'What Happened Yesterday Will Not Break Us': Pittsburgh After The Horror
A community comes together after the deadliest anti-Semitic attack in U.S. history.
Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims Include 2 Brothers, Husband And Wife
Eight men and three women were killed by suspected gunman Robert Bowers at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pennsylvania.
Carlos Barria / Reuters
Trump Scorned For Tweeting About World Series Hours After Synagogue Massacre
The president took time to question the tactics of L.A. Dodgers in his late night tweet.
Trump Suggests Armed Guard Could Have Stopped Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting
A gunman opened fire on the Tree of Life Congregation in Squirrel Hill, a largely Jewish community in Pittsburgh.
Leah Millis / Reuters
Stephen Miller's Hometown Rabbi Berates Him In Scorching Holiday Sermon
In a Rosh Hashanah sermon, Rabbi Neil Comess-Daniels said the White House adviser's immigration tactics are "completely antithetical to everything I know about Judaism.”
POOL New / Reuters
New York Democrats Under Fire For Claiming Cynthia Nixon Is Soft On Anti-Semitism
Nixon, a progressive candidate for New York governor, is raising two of her children Jewish.
Why I Walked Off My Birthright Israel Trip
, Guest Writer
It's not just a free vacation.
MARC ISRAEL SELLEM via Getty Images
Progressive American Jewish Groups Troubled By Israel’s Divisive Nation-State Law
The Reform and Conservative movements, which together represent about half of Jewish Americans, have voiced objections to the law.
Real Life. Real News. Real Voices.
Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard.
Join HuffPost Plus
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
From Our Partners
What's Working: Purpose + Profit