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Why Israeli sharpshooters are training Jews in US countryside

Why Israeli sharpshooters are training Jews in US countryside

Anti-Semitic crime is on the rise in America and Hasidic and Orthodox Jews are preparing for the worst.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2021 18:23
Jewish ping pong champ: 'I'd like them to give me the opportunity to go for my dream'

Jewish ping pong champ: 'I'd like them to give me the opportunity to go for my dream'

Teenage Orthodox ping pong phenom Estee Ackerman may have to skip Olympics because trials are on Shabbat.Ben Sales, JTA, 15/02/2020 20:59
'Synagogue Security Tool Kit' instructs institutions and individuals on self-defense

'Synagogue Security Tool Kit' instructs institutions and individuals on self-defense

'Synagogue Security Tool Kit' is a free self-defense guide and action plan for Jewish institutions and individuals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2020 13:09
Poll: 89% of Orthodox Jews will vote for President Trump

Poll: 89% of Orthodox Jews will vote for President Trump

New poll shows American Orthodox Judaism prefers incumbent President by large majority.Mordechai Sones, 16/12/2019 19:29
The surprising future of American Orthodox Jewry

The surprising future of American Orthodox Jewry

American Jewry's past is very different from its present state and even less similar to what is predicted for the future. Israeli leaders would do well to pay attention to the change.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 26/05/2019 01:23
Will year-round daylight saving time hurt the Jewish community?

Will year-round daylight saving time hurt the Jewish community?

Orthodox Jews in Florida make 11th hour push to stop all-year daylight saving time bill.JTA, 15/03/2018 08:38
Why did Trump congratulate haredi couple at their wedding?

Why did Trump congratulate haredi couple at their wedding?

'Melania and I join you in celebrating this joyous occasion.'Tzvi Lev, 11/01/2018 14:54
Trump to Jewish leaders: I love Israel

Trump to Jewish leaders: I love Israel

Trump speaks to American Jewish leaders in pre-High Holy Days phone call, vows to fight attempts to harm Israel at the UN.Ben Ariel, Canada, 15/09/2017 21:01
'Pew wrong: Orthodox Jews hold Evangelicals in high esteem'

'Pew wrong: Orthodox Jews hold Evangelicals in high esteem'

US Orthodox Jewish group clarifies, after Pew Research Center concludes that Jews regard Evangelicals least positively among all Christians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/08/2017 19:27
Report: LA measles outbreak centers on Orthodox Jewish community

Report: LA measles outbreak centers on Orthodox Jewish community

A measles outbreak in Los Angeles County, California, is centered on the Orthodox Jewish community, according to reports.JTA, 24/01/2017 04:59
Trump's Jews and Obama's Jews

Trump's Jews and Obama's Jews

The Left is losing the culture war within the Jewish community. Daniel Greenfield, 14/01/2017 19:33
NY bombing suspect's neighbors resigned to terror?

NY bombing suspect's neighbors resigned to terror?

Members of the Orthodox Jewish community in Elizabeth, NJ, shaken but not surprised by recent bomb attacks.Ben Sales, 21/09/2016 02:37
Jewish woman sues county for pulling job offer

Jewish woman sues county for pulling job offer

Orthodox Jewish woman sues Dallas County for allegedly rescinding a job offer over her Shabbat observance.JTA, 15/08/2016 04:10
Forged: Wedding blessing sanctifies Groom & Groom

Forged: Wedding blessing sanctifies Groom & Groom

"Orthodox" wedding blessing booklet adds choice of "Groom & Groom" instead of "Groom & Bride".Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2016 03:09
Open Orthodox synagogue elects all-female board

Open Orthodox synagogue elects all-female board

Ohio congregation becomes what is perhaps the first synagogue calling itself Orthodox to elect an all-female slate of officers.JTA, 11/07/2016 05:34
San Francisco's only Orthodox high school to close

San Francisco's only Orthodox high school to close

Lisa Kampner Hebrew Academy, San Francisco's only Orthodox Jewish high school, to close after 47 years.JTA, 08/07/2016 03:58
American Ninja Warrior' training to be a rabbi

American Ninja Warrior' training to be a rabbi

25-year-old Akiva Neuman is competing on American Ninja Warrior while wearing a tzitzit and a kippah.Lucy Cohen Blatter, 22/06/2016 01:32
Two Jewish Teens Pelted with Paintballs

Two Jewish Teens Pelted with Paintballs

Two Orthodox Jews, aged 13 and 16, attacking in Williamsburg while walking home from synagogue with their grandfather on Friday night.Cynthia Blank, 30/03/2015 16:31
US Haredi Leaders Worried Over Israel Tension

US Haredi Leaders Worried Over Israel Tension

Agudath Israel said to be concerned on how the tension between Netanyahu and Obama will affect US Jewish community.Moshe Cohen, 26/03/2015 14:28
Democrat Apologizes for 'Orthodox Jew' Slur

Democrat Apologizes for 'Orthodox Jew' Slur

Schakowsky slammed for 'bias' after attacking opponent and getting leftist Jewish crowd to boo him for being an 'Orthodox Jew.'Ari Yashar, 24/03/2015 21:23
What is "Open" About "Open Orthodoxy"?

What is "Open" About "Open Orthodoxy"?

Despite the catchy name, a close look seems to reveal that the opposite of "Open" Orthodoxy is not "Closed" Orthodoxy, but Torah-true Orthodoxy.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 31/12/2013 11:20
Rabbi: Chelsea Clinton’s Child – Jewish?

Rabbi: Chelsea Clinton’s Child – Jewish?

Rabbi David Stav argues that giving orthodox Jewish tradition a monopoly is better than the alternative.Maayana Miskin, 12/11/2013 21:18
'Bill of Rights of a Jewish Wife'

'Bill of Rights of a Jewish Wife'

Rabbi Mendel Epstein says he is disturbed by the number of women who suffer from the "system" of divorce in the Orthodox community.Kochava Rozenbaum, 28/08/2013 02:44