IRS dissects pro-Israel group

by Suzanne Pollak Staff Writer Add at least one Jewish nonprofit to the growing list of organizations apparently targeted for extra scrutiny by the Internal Revenue Service. Z Street, a 501(c)(3) educational group dedicated to protecting the rights of Jewish people to live wherever they want and to combating what it calls deceptive Palestinian narratives… Read More

Will controversies hurt liberals’ support for Obama?

by Ron Kampeas JTA News and Features What happens when the rabbi who delivered the invocation at your nomination inveighs against you? Three controversies in quick succession have earned President Obama opprobrium from some of his most steadfast liberal supporters, including Rabbi David Saperstein, who directs the Reform movement’s Religious Action Center.