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Chanukah / חנוכה

December 12 @ 4:15 pm - December 20 @ 5:00 pm

Tu BiShvat / טו בשבט

January 30, 2018 @ 5:25 pm - January 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

Purim / פורים

February 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - March 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

IN THE NEWS

Trump, often polarizing, draws broad Jewish and Christian support on Jerusalem

It’s not often that the American Jewish community is united on issues pertaining to President Donald Trump, or on any political topics for that matter. But Trump’s Dec. 6 recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Four Ways The New York Times Botches Coverage of Jerusalem

The run-up to President Trump’s speech about Jerusalem provided the New York Times with an opportunity to put some of its worst journalism on display. Here are some of the problems: Confusion about annexation: A Times news article about the [...]

By | December 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Rare ancient temple and vessels discovered on IDF training grounds

Using drones,Israeli archaeologists recently exposed an exciting find so rare that similar sites in the nation can be counted on the fingers of one hand. An impressive 2200-year-old structure and a rare ritual altar have [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Ill-Defined: Google and Oxford Dictionary’s ‘Jew’ Issues

UPDATE In an email correspondence with HonestReporting, an Oxford University Press spokesperson has told us that editorial teams will now review the chosen sentences and make updates as necessary, as well as offering the following: As [...]

By | November 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Watch: Meet the Women of Israel Jerusalem is all about the people. Getting to know the city’s diverse population is the best way to learn about its past and present. “Women and Stories [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Exposed BDS Activists Fail to Take Over Academic Association

Lawsuit reveals: BDS led a covert campaign to take over the American Studies Association.   BDS led a covert campaign to take over the American Studies Association and use it as a tool to bash Israel, [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments