Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Elul 25, 5776
By:
Uriel Heilman, JTA
Because U.S. law bars sending weapons or combat equipment to foreign armies and the Israel Defense Forces does not want to be seen as a charity case, sending U.S. Jewish aid to Israeli soldiers can be a bit of a touchy subject.
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By:
Anthony Weiss, JTA
From Ikar and Nashuva to newer start-ups like The Kitchen and Miskhan, female spiritual leaders are breaking congregational molds — and discussing ways they can support each other.
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By:
JTA, New York Jewish Week
American Jewish community officials have been on the lookout for an attack on a synagogue ever since terrorists killed four worshippers and a policeman in Jerusalem last month.
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By:
Steve Lipman, New York Jewish Week
The stabbing of a young rabbinical student highlights the vulnerability of many large yeshivas and synagogues.
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By:
Anthony Weiss, JTA
Dozens of writers and editors departed The New Republic last week — and it’s unclear how the overhaul will impact the venerable magazine’s longstanding engagement with Jewish life.
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