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Chaim Deutsch (D) – City Council (D-48)

Chaim Deutsch, a longtime community activist and liaison, is running to represent Brooklyn’s 48th district, which includes neighborhoods in Midwood, Boro Park, and Flatbush....

Scott Stringer (D) – Controller

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer is running to replace John Liu as the city Controller. He has a reputation for being a sober, adult...

Christine Quinn (D) – Mayor

Christine Quinn is running for mayor on the Democratic ticket. The current Speaker of the City Council, a role she has held since 2006,...

David Greenfield (D) – City Council (D-44)

Democrat David Greenfield is running for reelection in Brooklyn’s 44th district, which includes neighborhoods in Boro Park, Midwood, and Bensonhurst. Mr. Greenfield worked as...

Charles Hynes – Brooklyn District Attorney

Charles Hynes has been the District Attorney of Brooklyn since 1990. Under his watch, crime in Brooklyn has fallen to a fraction of what...

The Social Justice DA

Mr. Hynes open-minded and culturally attuned outlook explains why he has been regularly reelected. In Brooklyn, win the support of the African American...

The JV Endorses Charles Hynes

The contentious race for Brooklyn District Attorney in the upcoming September 10 primary elections offers voters a stark contrast – the highly experienced and...

US to Syria: ‘Don’t Use Chemical Weapons – Or Else”

United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton reiterated a strong warning Monday to the Syrian government not to use its chemical weapons, but she...

Stevie Wonder Bows to Pressure, Pulls Out of FIDF Gala

Legendary soul singer Stevie Wonder has apparently succumbed to pressure from critics of Israel and pulled out of the performance he had been scheduled...

Young Gay Jewish Men Sue JONAH over Conversion Methods

Four young men – one of whom claims to be an Orthodox Jew – who identify themselves as gay, and two of their mothers,...

Missing Miami Millionaire Guma Aguiar May be Alive

While police in Fort Lauderdale, Florida suspended in August their search for wealthy industrialist and philanthropist Guma Aguiar, who has been missing off the...

Call for ‘List of Jews’ Draws Outrage

This past Sunday, Agence France-Presse reported that 10,000 people held a protest rally outside of Hungary’s Parliament to condemn a shocking statement made during...

Congresswoman Bachmann: “Israel Needs U.S. Support More Than Ever”

Thousands Gather for 30th annual Yeshiva Bet El Dinner A palpable electricity filled the air on Sunday evening, as over 2000 people gathered for...

Obama Rejects Republicans’ Fiscal Cliff Proposal as ‘Out of Balance’

President Barack Obama on Tuesday dismissed a House Republican deficit reduction offer as “still out of balance,” saying there will be no agreement until...

‘Felder’s entire campaign was a lie’

Brooklyn Dem Chair Seddio Blasts State Senator-Elect When New York State Senator-Elect Simcha Felder signed on last week to caucus with the Republicans in...

Romney Blames ‘Free Obama Gifts’ and GOP Debates on Election Loss

While dealing with some personal affection, recent presidential candidate Governor Mitt Romney also drew harsh criticism from within his own party over some comments...

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