New York City’s cosplay Castros sentence a new generation of owners and tenants to socialist squalor
Jeff Beals, a former Iraq-war diplomat, wants to represent New York’s bellwether 19th congressional district in the Catskills, which, like America, is split between coastal liberals and rural conservatives. First he has to get through a crowded Democratic primary later this month.
‘If you boycott Israel, New York will boycott you’
Pine Bush School District kids reportedly faced years of anti-Semitic abuses
New York State starves schools of money. In East Ramapo, Orthodox Jews—and special-needs children—get the blame.
B-movie sci-fi scheme unraveled by FBI, Schenectady Reform synagogue, and Ku Klux Klan informant. But was it dangerous?
Plus impressive contents of the Afghan Geniza are revealed
There are no words for Mindy Meyer, New York State Senate candidate
This week’s parasha is proof that even God changes his mind. Congress must do the same and finally pass legislation prohibiting workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.
A haftorah of consolations and expectations
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