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Anti-BDS Law Passed in Nevada

SB26 Signing

 

SB-26, introduced by Lieutenant Governor, Mark Huchinson, directly combats the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) Movement and its global network of individuals and organizations who aim to isolate Israel politically, economically and culturally. SB26, seeks to ensure…

A book About Jewish Boxers and Anti-Semitism

A BOOK ABOUT JEWISH BOXERS AND ANTI-SEMITISM

By Jeffrey Sussman

Many people have asked me why I chose to write the book, Max Baer and Barney Ross: Jewish Heroes of Boxing, which was just published by Rowman and Littlefield.  It’s a good question. Most people, Jews and non-Jews, have no …

Message from Sarah Steinberg, Co-Chair of Young Leaders Board

As I get ready to close my term as Co-Chair of Jewish Nevada Young Leaders, I’ve been able to reflect on the experiences I have had and how meaningful they have been in shaping my Jewish identity. I had no sense of Jewish Community before I became involved with Jewish Nevada. I returned ho…

Faye Steinberg- a true visionary leader

Jewish Nevada Women’s Philanthropy is United

 

There have been several changes, events, and shifts throughout the 51 years of the Jewish Federation in Nevada - many of them positive.  One of the few constants in all those years has been the impact that Women have had on our community.…

Arrest of Suspect in Threats to Jewish Institutions

Israeli police announced Thursday that they had arrested an 18-year-old man with dual Israel-U.S. citizenship as the primary suspect for most of the bomb threats that have been called into Jewish Community Centers and other Jewish institutions in 40 U.S. states and 4 Canadian provinces. 

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