Ethiopian-Israelis, Police Clash In Tel Aviv During Demonstration

05/03/2015 - 20:00

Tel Aviv — A demonstration in Tel Aviv by thousands protesting police brutality against Ethiopian-Israelis degenerated into violence.

Palestinian Official Dies Following Confrontation With Israeli Soldiers

12/09/2014 - 19:00

Jerusalem — A senior Palestinian official died after a confrontation with Israeli soldiers during a protest in the West Bank.

Hundreds Protest In Jerusalem Against Nation-State Bill

11/30/2014 - 19:00

Jerusalem — Hundreds of Israelis protested in Jerusalem against the nation-state bill enshrining Israel’s status as a Jewish state.

Philip Glass Occupies Lincoln Center -- and His Own Opera, "Satyagraha"

Tonight is a big one for Philip Glass, the iconic Jewish composer who turns 75 next month.  It will be the last night of the Met staging of Glass' Gandhi opera, "Satyagraha," and Glass will also be there -- to protest it.  Glass announced on his website this week that he will be joining Occupy Wall Street's planned "Occupy Lincoln Center" protest outsi

Rabbi Avi Weiss Plans To Block Traffic Near UN To Protest Palestinian Statehood

09/18/2011 - 20:00
Staff Writer

Rabbi Avi Weiss is planning to lead a group of rabbis and congregants Tuesday at 10 a.m. in a peaceful sit-down demonstration on First Avenue at 40th Street to block traffic headed to the United Nations to protest Palestinian plans this week to seek UN recognition as a state.

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