Articles from the March 25, 2022 edition

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 By Julie Gergely    News    March 25, 2022

NY State releases new guidelines for private schools - and yeshivas push back

(New York Jewish Week via JTA) – The New York State Education Department released long-awaited guidelines Thursday on teaching secular subjects in parochial schools. They were met with immediate pushback from Orthodox Jewish leaders. The new...

 
 By Jacob Henry    News    March 25, 2022

At Manhattan's only Russian dual-language school, Jewish parents stand in solidarity with Ukraine

(New York Jewish Week via JTA) — Jewish parents at P.S. 145, the only public school in Manhattan with a Russian dual-language program, are speaking out against the war in Ukraine.   PTA co-president Sasha Stashwick said that it was important the...

 
 By Ron Kampeas    News    March 25, 2022

In rare show of unity, all 25 Jewish House Democrats blast Amnesty director's comments on Israel

WASHINGTON (JTA) — All 25 Jewish Democrats in the House, a fractious caucus that rarely unanimously agrees on issues of Jewish interest, signed onto a statement slamming recent comments by Amnesty International’s U.S. director, who said he...

 

Weekly roundup of world briefs

Russia bans access to two Israeli Russian-speaking websites for its citizens (JNS) — Russia blocked off access for its citizens to 30 websites worldwide, including two Russian-language Israeli websites, Maariv reported on Wednesday. The two...

 

Sandy Koufax statue to be unveiled at Dodger Stadium this summer

LOS ANGELES (JTA) — Jewish baseball legend Sandy Koufax will be immortalized with a statue at Dodger Stadium this summer. The Hall of Fame pitcher will join his trailblazing teammate Jackie Robinson...

 

A guided tour of 'Mrs. Maisel' locations celebrates 1950s Manhattan

(New York Jewish Week) - "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" aired its fourth season finale on Friday, but if you're not quite ready to say goodbye to Midge and the rest of the very Jewish gang, the show's...

 
 By David Isaac    News    March 25, 2022

Former Vice President Pence becomes most senior global leader to visit Hebron

(JNS) - As part of a two-and-a-half-day trip to Israel, former U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited Hebron's Jewish community on Wednesday, becoming the most senior international leader to visit...

 

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