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Canada 150: A short story of Canadian-Israeli friendship - The Jerusalem Post

Canada will officially celebrate its 150th anniversary on Saturday, marking 150 years since the confederation of Canada in 1867. For the last 69 years, Canada has proved itself to be a close friend and ally of Israel. Today, Canada is home to 385,000 ...and more »

Deal reached to temporarily resolve conversion crisis - The Jerusalem Post

Following a week of severe tensions between the government and the Diaspora Jewish leadership, a deal has been reached to temporarily resolve the crisis over controversial legislation on conversion. The deal was announced Friday after intense ...and more »

Netanyahu to AIPAC: It was either Kotel or my government - The Jerusalem Post

Officials who have talked with Netanyahu about the issue in recent days say he is aware of the gravity of the decisions and the strain they have caused with American Jewry. By Herb Keinon. June 30, 2017 00:46. 3 minute read. > 'Israel can't afford ...and more »

Bennett to 'Post': Diaspora cannot give up on Israel - The Jerusalem Post

Mistakes have been made, but we cannot give up on one another. For Israel, American Jews are not just another community of our people, but are a strategic pillar for the State of Israel. By Naftali Bennett. June 30, 2017 06:36. 2 minute read. > 'Israel ...and more »

The Jewish Millennial Project - San Diego Jewish Journal

There is plenty of conversation around the term “Jewish millennials” and what they want out of their jobs, their lifestyles, their philanthropy, their spirituality. A big focus of “the establishment” (older generations that hold positions of power in ...and more »

US Congressmen urge Netanyahu to retract decision to nix Western Wall deal - The Jerusalem Post

Most members of Congress are reluctant to criticize internal Israeli government decisions on most matters, however a few have spoken out. By Michael Wilner. June 29, 2017 14:32. 2 minute read. > Senior officials: Progressive Jewish movements endangered ...and more »

Israel's Kotel decision is just plain wrong - Jweekly.com

It's not the first rift between North American Jewry and the Israeli government. But the decision last weekend by the Israeli Cabinet to suspend the “Kotel deal,” a 2016 agreement to expand egalitarian prayer space at the Western Wall, was an ...and more »

AIPAC leaders to meet Netanyahu Thursday over Kotel crisis - The Jerusalem Post

Lobby representatives want the prime minister to renege on recent government decisions regarding conversion and prayer space at the Western Wall, warn of a Diaspora-Israel rift. By Herb Keinon, Michael Wilner. June 29, 2017 08:02. 3 minute read. >.and more »

Senior officials: Progressive Jewish movements endangered Kotel plan - The Jerusalem Post

Government figures have hit back at the torrent of condemnation it has faced over the cancellation of the Western Wall agreement. By Jeremy Sharon. June 28, 2017 22:18. 2 minute read. > Israel shelves plan for mixed-sex prayer space at Western Wall · >.and more »

I'm Glad the Dyke March Banned Jewish Stars - New York Times

This weekend, at a lesbian march in Chicago, three women carrying Jewish pride flags — rainbow flags embossed with a Star of David — were kicked out of the celebration on the grounds that their flags were a “trigger.” An organizer of the Dyke March ...and more »