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On Holocaust Remembrance Day, former prisoners mark liberation at Auschwitz

International Holocaust Remembrance Day is observed on Jan. 27, the anniversary of the Auschwitz...

1/27/2016 1:02:54 PM

Thirty years of tikkun olam

Ruth Messinger reflects on American Jewish World Service’s social justice impact 

12/23/2015 12:12:12 PM

Jews on Mars?

Barak Stoltz moves from the Windy City to the Red Planet

12/23/2015 11:12:10 AM

UN atomic agency closes Iran nuclear investigation

The action means that some allegations about the weapons project may never be answered. 

12/17/2015 10:26:35 AM

New UN report confirms Iran worked on nuclear weapons

 In the 15-page report, the agency was blunt in its assessment that Iran had a coordinated...

12/4/2015 12:05:58 PM

House and Senate resolutions aim to affirm states’ rights to maintain Iran sanctions

Members of the House and Senate introduced concurrent resolutions on Tuesday to reaffirm the...

12/4/2015 10:14:38 AM

Jewish Federation asserts the need for an ethical, secure refugee policy

Given our long history of persecution and dislocation, the Jewish people well understand the...

11/24/2015 10:27:19 AM

Donors observe JUF's impact in India

 Eighteen JUF donors returned to Chicago this morning from a week of meetings in India with...

11/19/2015 1:40:51 PM

We stand in solidarity against terror

JUF and JCRC stand with the people of Paris and with all people of conscience who wish to defend...

11/16/2015 9:15:03 AM

In his own words...

Excerpts from Michael Kotzin's book on great Jewish events of the last quarter century

10/26/2015 10:43:57 AM

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