WASHINGTON, D.C. (RNS) Amna Farooqi, 21, a Pakistani-American and a senior at the University of Maryland, says she loves Israel, cares deeply about Palestinians and sees nothing contradictory about it.
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He refused demands by a boycott-Israel group to make a political statement supporting Palestinians. No other performers were asked to make statements.
(RNS) The rabbis who sent the letter argue that, while they have reason to distrust Iran’s leaders, the deal is the best available strategy to confront the specter of a nuclear Iran.
(RNS) The furor is, at root, an unwinnable war over “personhood,” the legality of abortion and the ethics of finding cures for life in the death of a fetus.
(RNS) Director Asif Kapadia’s new film captures the British sensation’s short, explosive career before she died of alcohol poisoning four years ago Thursday. But what about her Jewish religious heritage?
(RNS) Most of the immediate reaction to the nuclear deal between the U.S. and Iran came from Jewish groups, with its largest religious stream — the Reform movement — taking an open-minded approach.
(RNS) People say these events strengthen their faith — and folks with no religion like them, too, a new study finds.
(RNS) Meet Sen. Bernie Sanders, the only Jewish candidate for president, and perhaps the least religious person in the race.