February 15, 2017 RSS feed / World News

Pope Francis meets delegation from ADL

Pope Francis, meeting a delegation from the Anti-Defamation League, denounced “widespread” anti-Semitism.  More...

Jewish refugee group helps reunite Syrian family

A Syrian family was reunited with help from the resettlement agency HIAS after the mother and her two daughters were temporarily prevented from traveling to the United States by President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration.  More...

NY state apologizes for ‘anti-Israel’ cartoon

The New York state Department of Education has apologized for including a political cartoon on a statewide exam that critics called anti-Israel propaganda.  More...

UC Riverside student gov’t. targets Sabra

The student government at the University of California, Riverside, unanimously voted to approve a resolution calling for the removal of Sabra brand hummus from campus dining services.  The resolution passed in a 13-0 vote with one abstention. More...