Annual event has celebrated Purim holiday for two decades More than 1,000 people gathered at Reservoir High School on March 9 for food, games and fun during the Jewish Federation of Howard County's 22nd annual Purim Palooza carnival.
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Howard's Jewish community comes together at Purim Palooza
Opinions in both Canada and Ukraine vary as to the extent of the problem
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Anti-Semites in interim Ukrainian government raise Jewish groups' concerns
The Arab League on Sunday endorsed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's rejection of Israel's demand for recognition as a Jewish state, as U.S.-backed peace talks approach a deadline next month. The United States want Abbas to make the concession as part of efforts to reach a “framework agreement” and extend the talks aimed at settling the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict. “The council …
Arab League, Abbas reject recognizing Israel as 'Jewish state'
CAIRO (AP) — Arab foreign ministers on Sunday rejected Israel's demands that the Palestinians recognize it as a Jewish state, saying such a move would undermine the rights of Palestinian refugees.
Arab envoys say no to Israel as Jewish state
Israel has been pushing to make recognition of Israel as a Jewish state a requirement for peace with the Palestinians.
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Arab League rejects Israel as Jewish state
Endorsing Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's postion, the Arab League on Sunday rejected the concept of Israel as 'Jewish State.' The US is asking Abbas to concede this point as part of a framework agreement to extend Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
Arab League refuses to recognize Israel as Jewish state
CAIRO – Arab foreign ministers on Sunday rejected Israel's demands that the Palestinians recognize it as a Jewish state, saying such a move would undermine the rights of Palestinian refugees.
Arab officials say no to Israel as Jewish state
National Jewish organizations oppose a bill under consideration by Maryland legislators that would financially penalize any college involved in an academic boycott of another country.
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National Jewish Groups Oppose Maryland Anti-Boycott Law
Jewish groups across the religious spectrum praised Equal Employment Opportunity Commission guidelines on accommodating religious attire in the workplace. Click here for the rest of the article…
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Jewish Groups Praise Feds' New 'Kippah Rules'
This year, the start of Passover coincides with FCAT testing, and observant families will be forced to make a choice: change the way they celebrate or risk poor scores on a high-stakes mandatory test.
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Conflict between Passover, FCAT frustrates Jewish families