What has changed since the ‘Black Death’? – Heritage Florida Jewish News

| March 20, 2020

(JNS)The numbers are rolling in, and they make for grim reading.

‘King of Weed’: Meet the Jewish mogul who’s smokin’ the competition – Heritage Florida Jewish News

| March 20, 2020

(J. The Jewish News of Northern California)-Michael Steinmetz was uncertain about inviting his grandmother to visit his marijuana factory in Mendocino County.

How Jews have fared during pandemics throughout history – The Jewish News of Northern California

| March 20, 2020

Once the deadly virus started spreading all over the world, devastated communities struggled to confront a pandemic they did not fully understand. Soon the finger-pointing started as people looked for someone to blame: It was the Jews. It was the mid-14th century, and the Black Death had begun to ravage Europe

In Israel, the pandemic becomes an instrument of preserving power – JTA News

| March 20, 2020

WASHINGTON (JTA) Politics goes on in a time of fear and quarantine, and each shapes the other. In my world, the coronavirus outbreak has led to at least three interesting developments over the past couple of weeks: 1

We rehearse for this all the time: Holocaust survivors face coronavirus with grit and humor – Forward

| March 20, 2020

For Cordula Hahn, a Holocaust survivor in Brooklyn, the first trigger was the lack of toilet paper.

Jews in the Land of Disney: Meet the multi-talented Rabbi David Kay – Heritage Florida Jewish News

| March 20, 2020

Born and raised on the southwest side of Chicago, Rabbi David Kay of Congregation Ohev Shalom grew up in an area rife with anti-Semitism. This was the late 1960s, early '70s. Surrounding their tiny Jewish community were predominantly Irish Catholic, blue-collar neighborhoods

Shun them! – Opinion – The Register-Guard

| March 20, 2020

FridayMar20,2020at12:01AM Sometimes, amid the confusion, moments of clarity arise. Regrettably, the coronavirus pandemic provides us with one such moment.

Methodology: How hate groups are identified and categorized – Southern Poverty Law Center

| March 20, 2020

This list of 940 active hate groups is based on information gathered by the SPLCs Intelligence Project from hate group publications, citizen reports, law enforcement agencies, field sources, web postings and news reports.Only organizations known to be active in 2019, whether that activity included marches, rallies, speeches, meetings, flyering, publishing literature or criminal acts, among other activities, were counted in this list.