As many as 250,000 Jews were murdered at Sobibor, making it the fourth worst extermination camp, after Bełżec, Treblinka, and Auschwitz.
Yankees and Mets legendary manager Casey Stengel said he was "the strangest man ever to play baseball."
The EBU also demands that Israel agree not to restrict in any way the events related to the contest that would fall on Shabbat.
Simon did not write about Jewish subjects, but much of his work was rooted in New York Jewish life.
When the wife confronted the Nazi-clad men about the idea of wearing Nazi uniform in public, one of those Nazi-imitating chaps told her: "It's history – if you don't like it [expletive] off."
Zeldin’s office received a "convincing" interview request from an Israeli TV station that told the Jewish Republican he was being honored as part of Israel’s 70th anniversary celebrations.
"What do the opponents of truth not want you to learn about Minister Farrakhan?" an NOI press release asked.
"At the end of the event, participants will be able to take a piece of our collective dream for Jerusalem, one of the most spiritual cities in the world, home with them.”
On Monday afternoon, PM Netanyahu is expected convene a special meeting to discuss the issue of splitting the Israeli broadcasting corporation, which has his fingerprints and choke marks on its neck.
This year marks the 70th anniversary of Israel's independence and the 50th anniversary of the Unification of Jerusalem. To celebrate both occasions, a variety of events will take place throughout the city from April 18 to 19, free of charge.
The works on canvas represent a period of her work in the 1980’s which is virtually unknown and are shown for the first time together in this exhibition.
The series depicts Cohen's stunning career from 1961 to 1965, when he succeeded in embedding himself into Syrian high society and rose through the ranks to become Chief Adviser to the Minister of Defense.
The sites and the museums included in the project combine contemporary Israeli culture with the history of the people and the land.
In addition to Bialik, Ivanka Trump and Alan Dershowitz have also been suggested as candidates.
“This isn’t the time to attack Orthodox Jews, let’s find these specific men and deal with it that way,” one user suggested.
David Goldblatt often says that photography is not a weapon, and that it should have nothing to do with propaganda, even in a good cause.
“They have different personalities,” the Brooklyn native Streisand, whose zaide was a cantor in Russia, told Variety.
The mayor argued in court that he had named a street after late Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin "in the same neighborhood."
"They are wonderful, Israeli mothers. They are raising their families with the values of Torah, Love of Israel and a devotion to the land. Here are their stories."
Lorde may soon discover that embracing BDS comes with a price tag.
Gouri's songs are an inseparable part of the Israeli ethos.
The Haifa Lights project will be a new and free permanent attraction, comparable to similar light attractions in Hong Kong, Dubai and Singapore.
In Austria, in 1945-6, Madame d’Ora documented the fate of refugees near Vienna, acting for the first time as a social reporter.
The film was denounced by Israel's Minister of Culture and Sports Miri Regev (Likud), who referred to it as "the result of self-flagellation and cooperation with the anti-Israel narrative."
No more Julie Christie retrospectives for us.