The Activist Lawyer Seminar will be held on March 7 to March 13 in Jerusalem and Northern Israel.
Posted on: November 8th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism → Anti-Israel NGOs
Numerous popular singers are planning to stop in Tel Aviv during their tours in the coming year, including Julio Iglesias, Cyndi Lauper, Justin Timberlake, and Beyonce. The pop stars will visit Israel despite the ongoing Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) campaign calling on celebrities not to visit Israel. Earlier this week, singer Paula Abdul, who […]
Posted on: November 8th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
Government officials in Lithuania said they would offer symbolic reparations to nearly 1,800 Jewish Holocaust survivors. The officials told the Baltic News Agency on Wednesday that each survivor will receive a payment of $622 this year. The compensation was also for “suffering during the Soviet occupation,” according to the announcement. Lithuanian governments have faced criticism […]
Posted on: November 8th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The Messianic Jewish Bible Institute mission is to train leaders for Jewish ministry around the world.
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Judaism
The woman argued that the rabbinical court does not have jurisdiction over her son.
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Jewish
Providing comfort on the Q train.
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel
The certification ceremony took place during the 10th annual spiritual care conference.
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Andrew Wallin, and Emet at American University are saying boycotting Israel is hypocritical and unhelpful to the cause of peace.
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Rav Ovadia's son, himself never qualified to be a rabbinical judge, has proposed to get rid of Rabbi David Stav, one of the few learned men in Israel who are qualified.
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel
The upcoming international Bible museum in Washington, D.C., which has yet to be named and is slated for opening in 2017, will seek to partner with Israeli museums and others around the world to “share the history, story, and impact of Jewish and Christian texts.” The international Bible museum is an initiative of Steven Green, […]
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Business and Economy
Sodastream, the popular Israeli carbonated drinks company, has announced that it will kick off its 2014 advertising campaign with a $4 million Super Bowl ad for the second year in a row. “The Super Bowl is a proven venue for SodaStream to deliver our beverage revolution message to over 100 million viewers, empowering consumers to […]
Posted on: November 7th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Some 120 Jewish leaders from Israel and around the world convened for a two-day summit on formulating a plan to strengthen the connection between Israel and Diaspora Jewish communities. Run in conjunction with the Jewish Agency for Israel, the summit on Wednesday and Thursday will focus, in part, on strengthening Jewish identity among Jewish young […]
Posted on: November 6th, 2013Sections → Features → Features On The Jewish World
It was the culmination of four days of learning, togetherness and inspiration that the Lubavitcher Rebbe first encouraged his shluchim to convene back in 1983.
Posted on: November 6th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Assimilation
This was not the former Italian prime minister's first bizarre use of the Holocaust.
Posted on: November 6th, 2013News & Views → Global
Semen Domnitser, the former Claims Conference employee who was found guilty of leading a $57 million fraud scheme at the Holocaust restitution organization, was sentenced to eight years in prison. Domnitser, 55, was sentenced Monday in Manhattan federal court. He also was ordered to pay restitution of $57.3 million. Since 2010, a total of 31 […]
Posted on: November 6th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
It cost just over $30,000 to make and is currently being manufactured in Friesland in the northern Netherlands.
Posted on: November 6th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
In a sense, it's not so much that the country is moving to the left, it's that the Republicans have moved away from the country.
Posted on: November 6th, 2013News & Views → Israel
The Philadelphia Israel Chamber of Commerce is asking whether it makes sense to shutter a consulate located in the heart of a financial market that sees 25% of Israel's exports to the US pass through its doors?
Posted on: November 5th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Many antisemites have been fighting against the ‘Working Definition of Antisemitism,’ so they can continue their attacks on Jews and the Jewish State.
Posted on: November 5th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe → Germany
The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) has accused Germany of being morally complicit in the theft of 1,500 works of art discovered in a Munich apartment owned by the son of a war-time art dealer.
Posted on: November 5th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
Mindy Pollak, a 24-year-old aesthetician, became the first Chassidic woman to hold public office in Montreal. Pollak, a member of the Vishnitzer sect, defeated four candidates to win her race for the municipal council on Sunday in the Outremont borough. She garnered about 35 percent of the vote in a district that is home to an […]
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