The promotion of religious freedom in America, a cause that not long ago had near unanimous support on Capitol Hill, has fallen victim to the culture wars. A high point came in 1993, when Congress overwhelmingly
Hosting this year's Eurovision Song Contest offers Israel a chance to project itself as sunny and tolerant - an effort that's overshadowed, as always, by politics. Some Orthodox Jews were up in arms that
A clear fishing wire is tied around the island of Manhattan. It's attached to posts around the perimeter of the city, from First Street to 126th. This string is part of an eruv, a Jewish symbolic enclosure.