Tag archive for ‘American Jewish’
PASSOVER 1 Million Pounds of Shmurah Matzah How Passover Production Continues to Rise
Jewish Business News On Thursday, March 16th, 2017

One Million Pounds of Shmurah Matzah and Passover Production Continues to Rise

  Passover is around the corner, and Handmade shmurah matzah is starting to pop up on supermarket shelves. Before long, it’ll be everywhere—from Costco to the White House. Demand for the traditional, More...

Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders in Concord,   New Hampshire,   after his primary victory.
Jewish Business News On Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Bernie Sanders: Socialist, Progressive, Jew

 Background While large Public Chabad-Lubavitch Chanukah Menorahs are very much a part of the fabric of American life today, gaining permission to display the menorahs on public property was not without hurdles. More...

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Eli Horn On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Changes Bring Glimmer of Hope to Cuba’s Tiny Jewish Community

A month after the United States and Cuba announced renewed diplomatic relations after more than five decades of mutual recrimination and mistrust, it remains unclear how rapprochement will change things for Cuba’s More...

Georges Wolinski
JNS On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

12 Killed, Including Jewish Cartoonist, in Muslim Terror Attack on French Satirical Newspaper

At least 12 people, including a Jewish cartoonist,  were killed after Muslim terrorists stormed the Paris offices of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo on Wednesday morning. According to the French daily More...

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JNS On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

UN Security Council Rejects Palestinian Statehood Resolution

The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday rejected a Palestinian resolution that called for an Israeli withdrawal from the West Bank by 2017 and the establishment of a Palestinian state with borders based More...

Eli Horn On Thursday, December 18th, 2014

US Jewish Lobbying Group Boosting Support for India

The close ties between New Delhi and Jerusalem have started paying dividends as Jewish lobbying groups in Washington have backed India by linking their advocacy of Israel-US issues with the South Asian country, More...

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Lily Bethlehem On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Jewish-American Businessman Jailed 7 Months Over Dispute With Tycoon Abramovich’s Partner

Mike Zaltsman, a Russian-American Jewish businessman, has been imprisoned for seven months so far for breaking a window, according to JPNews. The incident was the result of a dispute over office space he More...

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JNS On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Kutsher’s Documentary Captures Eclectic Legacy of Borscht Belt Relic

By Jeffrey F. Barken When young independent music enthusiasts descended on the antiquated Jewish resort of Kutsher’s for an international indie rock concert series in 2008, it was “kind of like ‘Cocoon’ More...

Amos Oz Daughter
Jewish Business News On Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Daughter of Israeli Novelist Amos Oz Retraces Family’s Past in Ukraine

Professor Fania Oz-Salzberger, the daughter of acclaimed Israeli novelist Amoz Oz, retraced the footsteps of her father’s best-selling memoir “A Tale of Love and Darkness” yesterday in the northern Ukrainian More...

Bibi at AIPAC
Tibi Singer On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

J Street Poll Finds Netanyahu Most Popular Figure Among US Jews

All the way at the bottom of an article in Haaretz about the Jewish voters by and large maintaining their loyalty to the Democratic party, you’ll discover another classic: U.S. Jews are enamored with Israeli More...


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