Menorah lighting and blessings punctuate rally for social justice
Jury declines to try NYPD officer in chokehold death of unarmed black man
Zale Thompson had inveighed against ‘the Zionists and the Crusaders’
Civil disobedience act targeted the Friends of the IDF office in Times Square
Suspect has been under observation at Bellevue Hospital since his arrest
Charged with criminal mischief and aggravated harassment as hate crimes
Assault charges filed in December attack of gay black man in Williamsburg
Rabbi says he wishes he’d been told about the danger after Kahane Chai activists posted online attacks in 2008
Plus the Israeli Embassy posts on BuzzFeed, and more in the news
City Councilman Brad Lander’s coalition includes Hasids and J Streeters—but can he move beyond Brooklyn?
Redefining accidents and changing investigation procedures
NYPD arrests 49 gang members after tracking Facebook activity
Anti-Semitic graffiti in Hasidic Brooklyn excites the media, but many residents—old and young—shrug
AP reporters win for series on NYPD spying on Muslims
Plus high in the Holy Land, journey to Jerusalem, and more
Manhattan-based al-Qaida sympathizer got tips from ‘Inspire’
Sadat X rapped about Jewish control, and Kanye West compared himself to Hitler. It’s time for Jews to proclaim their place in hip-hop history.
Sunday’s Sept. 11 commemorations were sober and apolitical. But some commentary on the anniversary, like from Paul Krugman, was anything but.
Shomrim—controversial Jewish neighborhood watch groups—patrol the Orthodox enclaves of Brooklyn, where safety’s battles are fought along exclusive ethnic and community lines
Was Meir Kahane’s murder al-Qaida’s earliest attack on U.S. soil?
When I lived upstairs from the Jewish Defense Organization, Hitler was a presence on the Lower East Side