Latest Jew Stories

2005-12-15 16:42:09

By Michael Conlon CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. Jewish leaders say they are increasingly worried that Christian conservatives want to turn America politically and culturally into a country that tolerates only their brand of Christianity.

2005-11-25 09:57:00

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's "golden '20s," a decade of libertinage, artistic innovation and political ferment, is the focus of this year's Berlin Jewish festival which opens on Sunday.

2005-11-04 13:26:00

By Sarah Marsh BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's thriving pre-war Jewish community as captured on black and white photographs went on display in Berlin's Jewish Museum on Friday with an exhibit of 90 stirring images by photographer Roman Vishniac.

2005-10-27 11:38:18

By Philip Pullella ROME (Reuters) - Pope Benedict assured the world's Jews on Thursday that he and the Vatican were irrevocably committed to good Catholic-Jewish relations and to never forgetting the Holocaust.

2005-10-11 13:40:44

By Michael Christie MIAMI (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday apologized to Hungarian Holocaust survivors whose possessions were stolen by U.S.

2005-07-12 06:34:46

By Matthew Tostevin JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel will by next year become home to the largest Jewish community in the world for the first time, surpassing the Jewish population in the United States, a think tank said on Tuesday.

2005-07-08 15:45:24

By Erik Kirschbaum BERLIN (Reuters) - A light-hearted comedy lampooning Jewish life in Germany and shattering post-war taboos in the process stole the show at the German Film Prize on Friday, winning six awards in the world's most lucrative film contest.

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