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Posts Tagged: Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society

April 17, 2020 2:04 pm

Dianne Lob Nominated to Chair Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations

Dianne Lob — the immediate past chair of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) — was nominated on Friday to become the chair of the...

October 29, 2018 8:22 am

Rabbi Vows Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre ‘Will Not Break Us’

The rabbis of the Pittsburgh synagogue where a gunman massacred 11 worshippers during Sabbath prayers urged mourners at an interfaith memorial service on Sunday to...

October 27, 2018 9:55 pm

Who Is Robert Bowers, the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect?

The suspect in Saturday's mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue is a 46-year-old local man named Robert Bowers who posted virulent antisemitic messages on social...

February 13, 2017 6:02 am

Why Is This ‘Jewish’ Humanitarian Group Challenging Trump’s Immigration Ban? - Imagine you are an impoverished religious Jew living in Paris. You can no longer wear religious garb out of fear of being attacked by North African immigrants....

March 21, 2016 7:39 am

As Jews, It’s Now Our Job to Help Other Refugees - The Torah reiterates, no less than 36 times, versions of the commandment to love the stranger as ourselves, for we know the heart of...

March 10, 2016 7:45 am

Not Your Grandma’s Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society - In parts of Europe, Jews have been warned that wearing anything that identifies them as Jewish means putting a target on their back. In...

May 14, 2014 10:48 am

The Under-the-Radar Story of Far East Jewry - It was a long trek: 6,000 miles by boat from Central Europe to the Far East. But the towns of East Asia...

June 3, 2013 7:30 pm

Frank Lautenberg Leaves Legacy of American Jewry’s Profile

The late Senator Frank Lautenberg. Photo: United States Senate. - Someone searching for the legacy of Frank Lautenberg, the longtime...


Billionaire Robert Kraft Launches Antisemitism Awareness Campaign

The Foundation to Combat Antisemitism (FCAS), founded by New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, has launched a $25 million multimedia campaign to raise awareness of rising antisemitism in the US. The...


‘Turning Crisis into Opportunity’: Amidst Chaos in Israel a Con...

After a chaotic day that ended with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announcing that he was pausing his judicial reform agenda...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...

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