web analytics
85.7 F
Jerusalem, Israel
27 Tammuz 5777 -
? Friday, July 21, 2017

UNESCO Ambassadors Tour Jerusalem’s City of David

24 Adar 5777 – March 21, 2017
The numerous archaeological findings from the City of David unambiguously link the Jewish people to Jerusalem.

UN Marks 2017 International Day of Happiness [video]

23 Adar 5777 – March 20, 2017
The global event is seen as a way to recognize the importance of happiness in people's lives.

Holocaust-Denying Fliers Found in UI Chicago

21 Adar 5777 – March 19, 2017
One of these fliers stated: 'Ending white privilege starts with ending Jewish privilege.'

Mezuzah Burned at UC Hastings Campus in San Francisco

19 Adar 5777 – March 16, 2017
“We will not tolerate hateful actions of any sort against members of our community," wrote the UC Hastings Chancellor.

Jewish Schoolchildren Made to Bow in Mosque Visit

One mother said: 'It's repulsive. I cannot believe that this kind of thing happens in Israel.'

Netanyahu to Children on Purim: Persians Won’t Succeed in Killing Us Today Either [video]

14 Adar 5777 – March 11, 2017
'They wanted to kill us,' the children finally roared, after some hesitation.

South Carolina Unanimously Passes ‘Anti-Semitism Bill’

13 Adar 5777 – March 10, 2017
The bipartisan bill codifies the State Department definition of anti-Semitism, and... "is meant to protect Jewish students from discrimination."

Bomb Threat Sent to Brooklyn Jewish Children’s Museum

12 Adar 5777 – March 9, 2017
The text of the message, sent by cell phone notification, claimed that three pipe bombs were "scattered throughout the museum."

Education Secretary Praises Agudath Israel on Fight for Private Schools’ Public Funding

Agudath Israel of America endorsed President Trump's choice for Education Secretary, and urged its members to lobby the Senate in favor of her confirmation.

UT Student Government Passes Resolution Supporting Jewish Students

10 Adar 5777 – March 8, 2017
The draft followed anti-Semitic posts on the UT 2020 Facebook page, and vandals breaking a window at the Texas Hillel.

Knesset Holds Emergency Debate About US Anti-Semitism

10 Adar 5777 – March 7, 2017
"Despite our long-standing practice of coming to the defense of threatened Jewish communities, when it comes to the United States, we are silent."

White Supremacists Target American Campuses with Flyer Campaigns

9 Adar 5777 – March 6, 2017
Campuses in 25 states have reported seeing flyer and poster activity at their schools.

NYC Festival Mulls Russian Jewish Culture in America

"The uniqueness of this cohort’s multi-cultural identity makes their art special and relevant to their peers," said Ilia Salita of Genesis Group.

Muslim Teen Gets 7 Years for Attacking Jewish Teacher in France

5 Adar 5777 – March 3, 2017
After the attack, the head of the Jewish community in Marseille was widely criticized for telling Jews in his city not to display their yarmulkes in public.

Tuition-Free Jewish Day School Opening in Minnesota

5 Adar 5777 – March 2, 2017
The school is looking to grow by offering one year of free tuition to new families with students entering for the first time this fall.

Herzog Warns Israel to Prepare for Jews Fleeing Western Anti-Semitism

2 Adar 5777 – February 28, 2017
"I call on the government to urgently prepare... a national emergency plan for possible waves of immigration of our Jewish brothers to Israel."

German Ambassador to Confer Order of Merit on Hebrew University President

1 Adar 5777 – February 26, 2017
The Federal Republic of Germany will recognize Prof. Ben-Sasson's commitment to German-Israeli relations

South Carolina Latest State to Address Growing Campus Anti-Semitism

28 Shevat 5777 – February 24, 2017
Bills introduced in Virginia and Tennessee legislatures recently and in Congress in December.

Netanyahu to Australia’s Jewish Youth: Stand with Israel, Be Proud Jews, in Sydney and...

28 Shevat 5777 – February 23, 2017
'If there's one thing that I could tell you here today: Be proud Jews. Stand up. Be proud. Stand with Israel. Stand with our people. Be proud Jews. Do this in Sydney and do it in Jerusalem and come this year to Jerusalem.'

US Holocaust Museum Official: Digitizing the Records a Bulwark Against Denial, Anti-Semitism

For decades, the International Red Cross and governments around the world, including the US and Israel, did not allow the archives to be opened for public use.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/unesco-ambassadors-tour-jerusalems-city-of-david/2017/03/21/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: