The Rainbow of Jewish Life

01:12 13 November in Latest

More than 50 percent of Jewish non-profits are taking “significant steps” to welcome members of the LGBT community, according to a study released yesterday. The Jewish Organization Equality Index (JOEI) was conducted by the Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT)...

A Jewish Nancy Pelosi?

16:03 09 November in Latest

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the chair of the Democratic National Committee and the first Jewish congresswoman elected from Florida, is eying the much-coveted minority leader position if Nancy Pelosi decides to step down, according to reports. Pelosi, 72, has yet to publicly declare her plans, but a...

$60 Million Wasted?

18:50 08 November in Latest

Sheldon Adelson made history this year, becoming the biggest campaign donor in U.S. history by giving more than $60 million to help Republicans win in the 2012 elections. But how did his bets pay off? Not so well. During the Republican primary season, Adelson—who has an...