Local News

News Briefs: Jewish Grandparents Committed to Transmitting Jewish Values and More

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Commemorate Tree of Life Victims on April 10 Lawmakers in Pennsylvania convened April 10 in a joint session to commemorate the 11 victims...

National News

News Briefs: Jewish Grandparents Committed to Transmitting Jewish Values and More

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Commemorate Tree of Life Victims on April 10 Lawmakers in Pennsylvania convened April 10 in a joint session to commemorate the 11 victims...

A Behind-the-Scenes Look Into the PA Governor’s Residence Seder

What does it mean for Jews to have succeeded in a particular country? It’s certainly more complicated than escaping significant harm at the hands of...

News Briefs: Bill Banning Religious Symbols at Work Introduced in Quebec and More

Brown President Nixes Israel Divestment Referendum That Students Approved Although 69 percent of Brown University students voting in campus elections March 22 supported an undergraduate...

Arts

Five Questions With Jazz Musician Adi Meyerson

Rising jazz musician Adi Meyerson, a bassist and composer who hails from Israel, will have her first show in Philadelphia later this week. She is...

Didi Conn Talks ‘Middletown,’ Bar Mitzvahs

The inimitable beauty school dropout will soon be appearing in New Hope. Didi Conn, who is best known for her role as Frenchy in the...

Barrack Grad Alison Klayman Talks About Her New Documentary on Steve Bannon

Shortly after white supremacists rallied in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August 2017, chanting “Jews will not replace us,” Steve Bannon’s time in the White House...

Israel News

Five Questions With Jazz Musician Adi Meyerson

Rising jazz musician Adi Meyerson, a bassist and composer who hails from Israel, will have her first show in Philadelphia later this week. She is...

Israel Briefs: Foreign Investment in Israel Climbs and More

Israeli Spacecraft Crashes Onto Moon The Israeli Beresheet spacecraft crashed onto the moon on April 11, ending a disappointing sequence that saw the main engine...

Israeli Scientist Discusses Cancer Treatment

Marcelle Machluf, the dean of biotechnology and food engineering at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, is working on an innovative cancer treatment called nanoghosts. Nanoghosts,...