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Posts Tagged: Crown Heights Jews

February 17, 2019 9:26 am

Why Crown Heights Hate Crimes Aren’t Newsworthy

Noting the recent spate of hate crimes against Jews in his community, Rabbi Yaacov Behrman, who heads the Crown Heights-based “Jewish Future Alliance,” innocently asked, “Where...

March 28, 2017 6:50 am

New York Times Writes Jews Out of Crown Heights

The New York Times has finally achieved what not even the Crown Heights riot could accomplish: eradicating all trace of Jews or Judaism from that...

September 2, 2016 3:28 am

The Crown Heights Riots, 25 Years Later

There is no shortage of reminders these days about how easily peace can turn into violence. Protests turn into disturbances very easily -- all too often resulting in...

November 19, 2015 4:02 pm

Famed Jewish Illusionist David Blaine Pays ‘Magical’ Visit to Hassidic Neighborhood, Tries on Traditional Garb (VIDEO)

Famous Jewish illusionist David Blaine performed magic tricks and tried on some traditional Jewish garb in a surprise visit to a hat shop in a...

November 5, 2015 8:50 am

Jewish Group Offers $5,000 Reward for Information Leading to Capture of Crown Heights Slasher

A major Jewish organization is offering thousands of dollars as a reward for information that leads to the capture of the assailant who stabbed a Jewish...

May 21, 2013 11:59 am

Ugly Anti-Semitic Tirade During Brooklyn Arrest Caught on Video (VIDEO)

A narcotics arrest turned ugly last Tuesday when a woman started in on the "Jews" and their "problems." According to local blog, the incident took...

May 11, 2012 3:38 pm

New Brooklyn Gallery Features $175,000 Hassidic Art

A new fine art gallery in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn will display work by Hassidic artists. Although the Betzalel Gallery will focus on...

May 2, 2012 9:56 am

Caribbean Teenagers Get Taste of New York Jews (VIDEO)

Following two separate incidents in late April where Orthodox Jews came to the aid of African-American and Latino community members after they were assaulted, it...


Cuba Joins South Africa’s ICJ Case Against Israel

i24 News - Cuba announced its decision to co-sponsor South Africa’s case against Israel in the the International Court of Justice. The statement carried by national media in the isolated socialist...


Israeli Actress Shira Haas Wins Award for Role in Upcoming TV Series...

Israeli actress Shira Haas was awarded the Special Jury Prize at the Monte Carlo Television Festival on Tuesday night for...

Middle East

UN Committee Says Not Enough Evidence to Declare a Famine in Gaza

The United Nations Famine Review Committee (FRC), a panel of experts in international food security and nutrition, has cast doubt on the notion that the northern Gaza Strip is suffering...

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