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Tens Of Thousands Of Right-Wing Israelis Rally In Tel Aviv

03/16/2015
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Tel Aviv — Tens of thousands of right-wing Israelis at a Tel Aviv rally heard Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vow not to withdraw from the West Bank.

Tony Blair To Step Back As Mideast Quartet Envoy

03/16/2015
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Tony Blair is preparing to step back as envoy for the Middle East Quartet but wants to remain part of the peace process.

YU Faculty Votes 'No Confidence' In President Joel

Yeshiva University faculty and students take unprecedented step to call attention to school's "refusal to take responsibility" for financial woes.

03/15/2015
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In an unprecedented move based on deep concern over their jobs, the faculty of Yeshiva College at Yeshiva University produced an overwhelming vote of “no confidence” in the University’s president, Richard Joel.

Faculty votes "no confidence" in university president, Richard Joel. Wikipedia Commons

JSwipe’s First Successful Couple to Wed Sunday

Love at first text.

03/13/2015
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When Michael Brand, 39, went down to Florida for vacation last June, he never expected to meet his future bride.

Samantha Rudnick and Michael Brand got engaged at Disney World. Courtesy of Samantha Rudnick

Poll Shows Herzog Maintaining Lead

03/13/2015
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A survey in advance of Israel’s general elections showed the Zionist Union leading the Likud by four seats.

Orthodox Drag Queens Proudly Jew It Up

Doing drag while staying frum is a growing phenomenon in NYC's LGBTQ scene.

03/12/2015
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Jewish drag is on the rise as more and more observant Jews come out of the cross-dressing closet.

Silvia Sparklestein, left, with Hebro founder Jason Littman and another Jewish drag queen, Lady Havokk. Courtesy of Hebro

Mexikosher

The chef of L.A.'s beloved Mexican kosher restaurant does a one-day pop-up in NYC. Yum.

Rare Chofetz Chaim Footage

Glimpse the Musar master entering the first World Agudath Israel conference in 1923.

 

Ramaz Taps An Outsider, Eric Grossman, To Lead Elite Modern Orthodox School

03/12/2015
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For the second time in just three years, the Ramaz School, an elite modern Orthodox preparatory-style school in Manhattan, is bringing in a new head of school.

Peres Endorses Isaac Herzog As Israel’s Next PM

03/12/2015
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Jerusalem — Israel’s former President Shimon Peres endorsed the Zionist Union’s Isaac Herzog as prime minister.

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