Monday, July 13, 2020


Christina Benson- Wilson


I Am a Black, Jewish American and I Matter

As I sit and watch my city burn and my people suffocating, I cannot help but wonder, “Where do I stand?”

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Newsom Announces Shutdown of Indoor Operations in Restaurants, Bars and Other Businesses

California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on July 13 that indoor operations of various businesses statewide, including restaurants, are going to be shut down for...

This French Town Is Known for Saving Jews During WWII. It Just Elected a Far-Right Mayor Who Has Been Accused of Anti-Semitism.

(JTA) — The municipal council of Moissac sometimes calls its placid French town overlooking the Tarn River, near Toulouse, “the city of the Righteous Among...

LGBTQ Rights Group Names Longtime Israel Advocate as Director Amid Movement’s Growing Criticism of Government

WASHINGTON (JTA) — An LGBTQ rights group has named a longtime Israel advocate as its leader amid increasing criticism of the Jewish state from...