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Jewish Press Website Hacked By 'Gaza Team'

Pro-Palestinian group called for more attacks on pro-Israel websites.

04/14/2015 - 20:00
Staff Writer

The New York-based Jewish Press newspaper was hacked yesterday by a pro-Palestinian group called the “Gaza Hacker Team.”


Jewish Press Fires Columnist After Column On Haredi Protest

03/10/2014 - 20:00

A Brooklyn-based Jewish newspaper apologized for a column that was sharply critical of the haredi Orthodox community and fired its author.

Mayoral Candidates Discuss Circumcision Controversy

05/29/2013 - 20:00

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn seems to stands alone among Democrat mayoral candidates in supporting the city’s effort to regulate the practice of motzeitzi b’peh.

At a mayoral forum sponsored by The Jewish Press, an Orthodox weekly in Brooklyn, five other Democrats either declined to take a stand on the issue or sided with haredi Jews trying to overturn the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s requirement that parents sign a consent form before allowing oral suction by a mohel during a circumcision.

Rabbis: Vote For Weprin Prohibited

09/08/2011 - 20:00

It is halachically forbidden to support the congressional campaign of Democrat David Weprin, a group of Flatbush Orthodox rabbis decreed this week.

A letter signed by the group cites the Queens Assemblyman's vote in favor of same-sex marriage in July, insisting the vote was a chillul Hashem, or desecration of God's name.

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