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'Knockout Game' Hits Boro Park

Samuel Pearl, Borough Park resident, is punched to the ground while returning home from work; youths left him there like it was routine.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 9:10 AM

The Pew Poll and The Elephant in the Room

The recent Pew Poll showed US Jews committing mass suicide through assimilation. Dr. Jeffrey Woolf compared it to results in Israel showing growing identification with Judaism due to national cohesion. The writer has another answer.Rabbi Reuven Spolter, 10/3/2013, 11:47 AM

US Jewish Community Larger than Previously Thought

Study claims US Jewish population stands at 6.8 million, far higher than previous estimates; definition of "Jewish identity" contentious.Ari Soffer, 9/30/2013, 3:11 PM


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Stop the Commodification of Israel and the Jews

Maintaining the level of Jewish comfort and stature in America has become to many Jewish leaders a goal even more worthy than the causes they promote. Orit Arfa, 2/14/2013, 3:02 PM

US Jews Against Destruction of Givat Aryeh

Change in US Jewish Zionist groups’ policy? NY demo against gov’t destruction in Itamar.Fern Sidman, A7 New York, 12/13/2011, 2:12 AM

Who is Accused Killer Levi Aron?

He seemed like an ordinary guy, though strange. But a child is dead in a grisly murder with Levi Aron's name on top billing. Chana Ya'ar, 7/14/2011, 5:29 PM

US Jews Back Flotilla for Hamas

A large group of US Jews joining the pro-Hamas flotilla throws cold water on the allegation of a unified pro-Israel “Jewish lobby” in America.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/21/2011, 3:14 PM

Jewish Support for Obama Down

The latest Gallup poll shows a drop in general and Jewish support for Obama. Muslims still give highest ratings.Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2010, 5:39 PM

Abbas: American Jews on My Side

Abbas tells Fatah that he convinced US Jews to support the PA in a June meeting. Maayana Miskin, 7/23/2010, 3:45 PM

'US Jews, Fight Obama on Israel'

Almost two thirds of Israeli Jews believe their brothers in America should attack President Obama's Israel policy. Gil Ronen, 6/15/2010, 10:45 PM

Jewish Rage at 'Sociopath' Obama

Democratic congressmen booed off the dais at traditionally liberal Reform synagogues throughout the US, according to columnist David Goldman. Gil Ronen, 5/12/2010, 5:22 PM

Poll: Jews Leaving Obama

Only 42% of American Jews would re-elect Obama, while 46% would consider voting for someone else. Gil Ronen, 5/9/2010, 6:21 PM

American Jewry's Denominational Delusions

Statistics are against the continuity of Reform and Conservative Jewry, possibly reducing the power of the Jewish population in the USA. (Perhaps Israel should note that when considering their requests to change tradition at the Wall.) Andrew Apostolou, 2/13/2013, 12:29 PM