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Greek Holocaust Memorial Vandalized Two Weeks After Unveiling

Blue paint attack follows abortive attempt to prevent monument from being displayed

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The Incredible History of a Greek Jewish Shul in NYC

A festive trip to Congregation Kehila Kedosha Janina, the only Romaniote synagogue in the Western Hemisphere

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Greek Mayor Flip-Flops Over Holocaust Memorial Unveiling

Event canceled over Star of David engraving, but will now take place ‘soon’

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The Days of Matzo and Baklava

It’s a busy week for our blended family: Last weekend, our Passover Seder; next weekend, our Greek Easter feast

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Gunmen Fire on Israeli Embassy in Athens

No injuries reported in overnight attack; far-left Greek group suspected

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New Law Bans Holocaust Denial in Greece

Hate speech legislation a response to rise of neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party

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From Souvlaki to Eggplant Salad, Greek Cuisine Is on the Rise in Israel

A new restaurant, a cookbook, and a revived market point to the growing popularity of Balkan food, which has a long history here

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Breathing New Life Into Greece’s Small but Historic Jewish Community

Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions

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Greek Doctor Arrested for ‘Jews Not Welcome’ Sign

Neurologist in Thessaloniki also had Nazi paraphernalia in his home

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Greek Jews Want Failed Nazi Ransom Back

In 1942, the Jews of Thessaloniki paid in vain to release 10,000 Nazi prisoners

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Violence in Pakistan, L.A., and Greece Dominate Headlines

Shootings and a major drone strike mark a big news day around the globe

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Two Roma Child-Trafficking Sagas Underscore a Larger Context of European Prejudice

Old, familiar attitudes are rekindled in the wake of the cases of ‘Maria’ in Greece and a Roma girl in Dublin

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Golden Dawn’s ‘Greeks Only’ Charity

Greece’s neo-Nazis are limiting invites to Easter lunch

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Greek Jews Get Some Overdue Support

PM Antonis Samaras makes an unlikely visit to the Thessaloniki synagogue

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Daybreak: Purim Costumes Gone Wrong in Brooklyn

Plus Israeli documentaries strike out at the Academy Awards

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Sundown: All Hagel, All the Time

Plus hundred of Jewish tombstones recovered in Greece after long search

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Kevin Youkilis to Join the Yankees

Jewish slugger is coming to the Big Apple

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Daybreak: Syrians Flee to Turkey

Plus Giffords faces her shooter, Greek Jews strategize, and more

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Daybreak: U.K. Reject U.S. Use of Bases for Iran

Plus ‘The Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ Are Read Aloud in Greek Parliament

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Daybreak: Egypt Brokers Israel, Hamas Ceasefire

Plus endorsements, endorsements

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Greece Lightning

Greek athlete gets the boot for racist tweet, also supports Golden Dawn

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BREAKING: Neo-Nazis Are Horrible Thugs

Greek Golden Dawn spokesman slugs Communist politician on live TV

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Golden Dawn Rising in Greece

Neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of Greek vote; Jewish community rattled

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Hollande Win Gives Far-Right Le Pen New Clout

And in Greece, neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of vote

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Salonica Stories

The earliest known Ladino memoir, now in translation, sheds light on both Ottoman Jewry and one controversial man’s conflicts with the community

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Uncertain Jew

An Egyptian exile considers Jewish identity—and his own—in a cosmopolitan world. Excerpted from the new essay collection Alibis.

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Sundown: Winning the Flotilla

Plus the uncowardly Robert Ford, the Hasidic Sam Spade, and more

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Anchored

How Israel thwarted the second Gaza flotilla

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Sundown: Landlocked

Plus, Jewish gangsters, Conservatives on marriage, and more

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Sundown: Hamas Refuses Red Cross Request

Plus, teens text on Shabbat, Apple pulls ‘Third Intifada’ app, and more

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