Judaism

Six headstones at the Ahavas Israel cemetery in Grand Rapids were tagged in red paint with "TRUMP" and "MAGA" just a day before the election.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's new restrictions on synagogues and churches in COVID-19 hot spots violate people's religious liberty, the lawsuits claim.
Mayor Bill de Blasio is threatening fines of up to $1,000 for those who refuse to wear masks.
People of faith around the world are turning to prayer during the Covid-19 pandemic. But why exactly do we pray? It turns out, prayer isn’t just about religion. And while the ways people pray vary widely, the basic human need to reach out to something outside of ourselves is universal.
A crowded funeral that violated social distancing rules is itself a symptom of bigger issues in the community that are getting overlooked.
The New York City mayor apologized if his language was hurtful but said he has “no regrets about calling out this danger."
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the annual Passover Seder is going to look different for millions of families all over the world, but luckily, video calls can help with the Seder.
In the city of New Rochelle, a few miles north of New York City, the rabbi of the Young Israel synagogue has the virus.
Sanders, who rarely spoke about his Jewish identity prior to the 2020 campaign, said his faith was one of two major factors that had shaped his views and politics.