Judaism

The comedian, whose dad was an Eritrean Jew, said the hardest part of getting ready for the ceremony is learning to read another language.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette received $15,000 in award money for its coverage of the Tree of Life synagogue shooting.
His claim that Democrat-leaning Jewish Americans are 'disloyal' is outright anti-Semitic, the ADL says.
President Donald Trump, once again accused Jewish people who vote for Democrats as being “disloyal”.
Democrats and Jewish leaders railed against Trump's use of the "dual loyalty" trope.
The Vermont senator and 2020 presidential candidate said, "I am a proud Jewish person and I have no concerns about voting Democratic."
The president told reporters that Democratic Jewish Americans show "great disloyalty," despite 79% of them voting Democrat in the 2018 midterms.
“We chose our traditional day of mourning to be sad together. But we also wanted to share our anger," said the CEO of the National Council of Jewish Women.
A rabbi reported two fires at his home in a Boston suburb. Nearby, a Chabad center was also targeted.
To get out of Nazi Germany, Lilly Cassirer gave up a painting by impressionist Camille Pissarro. Her descendants have spent years trying to get it back.
New York City ordered mandatory measles vaccinations in parts of Brooklyn earlier this month amid a broad outbreak of the virus.
“We are absolutely certain this is an appropriate use of our emergency powers,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday.
He said his swift move to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights surprised even his ambassador to Israel.
Trump smirks about the Muslim congresswoman in a speech to a Jewish GOP group in Las Vegas.
Muslim groups stood in solidarity with their Jewish neighbors after a shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. Jewish groups are now reciprocating that kindness.
Rabbis aren't sure what it'll take to protect their congregants -- or whether guns should be part of the solution.
Police are investigating an incident at Yeshiva Yoreh Deah in Livingston Manor.
The Los Angeles Lakers star caught flak for quoting a rap lyric, but he thought it was a "compliment."
The New York Democrat said that many generations ago, her family members were Sephardic Jews who fled the Spanish Inquisition.
MaNishtana wants to remind people that "there's not one way to be Jewish."