| By Gil Shefler |
| Thursday, 17 January 2013 15:47|
NEW YORK (JTA) – A pregnant Darfuri woman at a refugee camp in Chad, a Latino senior citizen living below the poverty line in the Bronx and an elderly Jewish immigrant from the former Soviet Union living in Boston.
| By Paul Foer/JNS.org |
| Friday, 21 December 2012 02:34|
Instructor Yuri Yedenyapin, right, talks with students at the National Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Mass. AMHERST, Mass. – Aaron Lansky’s decades-long mission is typified by an “emergency” call he once received on a wintry night, summoning him to New York to rescue thousands of Yiddish-language volumes from a dumpster.
| By Ron Kampeas |
| Thursday, 20 December 2012 21:46|
WASHINGTON (JTA) – The expected nomination of former Senator Chuck Hagel as the next defense secretary has sparked an outcry from some pro-Israel community segments.
| By Ben Harris |
| Thursday, 20 December 2012 20:51|
| Noah Samuel Pozner /JNS/Connecticut Jewish Ledger |
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (JTA) – It was a eulogy for a life that had only just begun.
Veronique Pozner remembered her son Noah as a rambunctious, video-game-loving “little man,” a boy with a perpetual smile and twinkly blue eyes who dreamed of becoming a doctor, a soldier and a manager of a factory that makes tacos – his favorite food.