20-Term Jewish Rep. Henry Waxman Retiring from Congress

Rep. Henry Waxman has announced he will retire from Congress, after nearly 40 years as one of the Democratic Party’s most influential politicos.

NY Bill Would Cut Funds to Groups Supporting Israel Boycott

The New York State Assembly has introduced legislation that would end funding to universities boycotting Israel.

Terumah: Spiritual Sanctuary

In this week's parsha, we read about the mishkan, the sanctuary that the Jews built in the desert.

The Renaissance of the Grand Choral Synagogue of St. Petersburg

For 125 years the Grand Choral Synagogue of St. Petersburg served as the main house of worship for local Jews and the heart and soul of the community.

Pam Anderson Supports Anti-Fur Measures in Israel

Pamela Anderson wants Israel to go fur-free.

Natalie Portman's Husband to Convert

Mr. Natalie Portman is apparently converting to Judaism. Mazel!