The high holidays are approaching, but some Jewish families will not get to usher in the new year enjoying honey cake with their loved ones Lorraine will not spend the holidays with her only grandchildren due to a family rift that began 18 years ago. “Every Jewish holiday is...
A man in West Sussex was shocked to discover antisemitic graffiti daubed on a bus shelter last week, according to local media reports. Resident Jonathan Swain discovered the words “F*ck Jews scrawled on a bus shelter in Handcross on Friday morning. Swain...
 What with Brexit and  Boris, Brussels and bluster, British Jews may not have noticed Israelis are about to vote in a general election for the second time in five months. If that’s you, here is a quick Jewish News guide to next week’s ballot… Q: Another election? Didn’t they just vote,...
MIAMI (AP) - Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm | כ"ח אב תשע"טFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks about Tropical Storm Dorian outside of the the National Hurricane Center, Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)Florida residents picked the shelves clean of bottled water and lined up...
The San Francisco-based office of the Anti-Defamation League is investigating a macabre art display it called “offensive” and trivializing of the Holocaust at Burning Man, the eight-day saturnalia of built art, mind-bending drugs and social experiments in “radical self-expression” that ended on Labor Day. Even for the famously brazen Burning...
A hard-left news site has been forced to downsize after anti fake-news activists compelled advertisers to blacklist the site. The Canary announced the move last week, informing users its existing system “no longer works”, forcing the platform to take a “long, hard look at how we work”. It comes after...
(JTA) — It’s well known that the celebrated filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen come from a Jewish family in St. Louis Park, Minnesota. They’ve included Jewish characters in their films throughout their long career, from the titular one in “Barton Fink”...
This article originally appeared on The Nosher. Jewish holidays usually follow the same story: they tried to kill us, they failed, now let’s eat. These victories — like the Israelites’ exodus from Egypt, and the miracle of the oil lasting eight full days...
15 July 2019 Rabbi Willy Woolf returned to visit Reading Liberal Jewish Community more than 40 years after he originally helped to set up the congregation. The Shabbat service for his return was given added meaning as it was led by Rabbi Rachel Benjamin, who was herself ordained...
A messianic ‘rabbi’ from Stanmore, whose unconventional lifestyle featuring seven ‘wives’ and at least 19 children made national news has died at the age of 60. Philip Sharp will be laid to rest at Bushey Old Cemetery on Wednesday, in accordance with his wish to be laid to rest near his...