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Jewish Actor Fyvush Finkel, 93, Passes Away

12 Av 5776 – August 16, 2016
Famed Jewish actor Philip 'Fyvush' Finkel was born in Brownsville, NY. He brought to life several characters in 'Fiddler on the Roof.'

Surrealist Postmodern Jewish Artist Esther Warkov Showing at WAG

4 Av 5776 – August 8, 2016
WAG is actually showing two Jewish artists who dabble in the surreal, Warkov and Marc Chagall.

Painter Jonasz Stern’s ‘Landscape after the Holocaust’ in Krakow Museum

3 Av 5776 – August 7, 2016
Painter Jonasz Stern left a permanent mark on the Polish art of the 20th century.

German Culture Minister Promises Reform of Judenfrei Nazi Loot Commission

German Culture Minister Monika Grütters told the New York Times last March that a Jewish member on the committee “would be the only voice who would be prejudiced.”

Jewish Photographer Dorothy Bohm Brings Back ‘Sixties London’ [video]

29 Tammuz 5776 – August 3, 2016
Bohm escaped Nazism in 1939 when she was sent to England to finish her schooling, armed with a Leica camera handed to her by her father as she was departing.

Parents of Russian-Jewish Star Trek Actor Sue Fiat Chrysler for Son’s Death

The parents of Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin sue Fiat Chrysler over their son's death.

Chinese Consortium to Buy Israeli Games Company Playtika for $4.4 Billion

25 Tammuz 5776 – July 31, 2016
Playtika's games are played daily by more than 6 million people in 190 countries, in 12 languages and on more than 10 platforms.

Pokémon No: Three Israelis Injured Hunting Pokémon This Week

23 Tammuz 5776 – July 29, 2016
Magen David Adom Warns Israeli Public of ‘Pokémon Go’ Dangers

Coming to Jerusalem: Louis C.K. and his Jewish Root

18 Tammuz 5776 – July 24, 2016
Louis C.K. noted that the word “Jew” is “the only word that is the polite thing to call a group of people and the slur for the same group."

And Now: Even More ‘Occupy Temple Mount’ with Photoshop

12 Tammuz 5776 – July 17, 2016
These images came to us by way of Facebook, a few contributions via our trusted submission link, and one or two we did ourselves on our own Photoshop 5.5. Enjoy.

Liberman, Eizenkot, Agree on Shutting Down Left-Leaning, Elitist Army Radio

The last straw in Galatz's elitist load was the station's movie critic Gidi Orsher who posted a particularly offensive Facebook status in which he described Jews from Muslim countries as superstitious savages.

What If They Commissioned an Anti-Settlements Exhibition and the Pictures Came Out Pastoral and...

"...this artistic tactic poses with feigned innocence in the likeness of a 19th-century pilgrimage, in which the Holy Land is portrayed through misty eyes."

Jews Taking Over the Temple Mount with Photoshop

9 Tammuz 5776 – July 15, 2016
These are the latest contributions from the Jewishpress.com readers.

Summer Project: Flood the Internet with Subversive Temple Mount Images

8 Tammuz 5776 – July 14, 2016
The cops could not tell a photoshopped image from the real thing, and warned Brosh to cease and desist his subversive activities.

Israelis Not Happy Over Pharrell Williams’ Notice

8 Tammuz 5776 – July 13, 2016
'Happy' music star Pharrell Williams won't be making music in Israel this summer.

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Buys Permanent Facilities

4 Tammuz 5776 – July 10, 2016
July marks the two-year anniversary of the Oregon Jewish Museum's merger with the Oregon Holocaust Resource Center.

Sarah Silverman ‘Insanely Lucky to Be Alive’

1 Tammuz 5776 – July 7, 2016
There's something that happens when three people you're so close to die within a year and then YOU almost die but don't. (That was me. I'm the one that didn't die.)

Celebrate International Chocolate Day Jerusalem Style

A second generation pastry chef, Bensimon was trained in the bakeshops and pastry kitchens of Paris, including the Michelin-rated Taillevent, and worked under pastry designer Jacques Genin.

July 4th Special: 11 Jews Who Changed America

28 Sivan 5776 – July 4, 2016
In making our selection we looked for true pioneers, people who arrived when a certain situation was at point A, and due to their investment over a lifetime, things moved on to B or even higher in the alphabet.

Hamas Animated Video Threatens Assassination of MK Glick [video]

27 Sivan 5776 – July 2, 2016
Make that his second assassination, seeing as the Likud freshman MK has already undergone one point blank shooting by an Arab assassin.

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