Across Israel, Meir Panim responds to the growing needs of the country’s 1.75 million impoverished residents through various food and social service programs.
Posted on: March 9th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Morashragas' victims may get a chance at revenge very soon.
Posted on: March 5th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The European governing body of soccer, UEFA, announced the punishment on Tuesday against Omar Rahou, who made the gesture several times at a European Championship match of futsal, a variant of soccer, in January while celebrating scoring a goal for his team, Chatelineau, against Romania in Antwerp, the website of the Dutch Algemeen Dagblad daily […]
Posted on: February 27th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Nicolas Anelka, a French soccer player for a British club, was fined $130,000 and suspended five games for performing the quenelle gesture in a game. The British Football Association handed down its penalties on Thursday following an investigation by an independent regulatory commission, which ruled that Anelka was guilty of performing an act that was […]
Posted on: February 25th, 2014News & Views → Business and Economy
Camp HASC’s annual Fort Lauderdale marathon is a crucial fundraising event for the special needs children camp based in upstate New York. However this year’s event faced a unique challenge due to the massive blizzard that struck the area over the weekend. The entire team of 109 runners and staff members were on the verge […]
Posted on: February 18th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
American Jew Charlie White is first American to win Olympic gold as part of an ice skating pair.
Posted on: February 11th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Israeli short track speed skater Vladislav Bykanov failed to qualify for the 1,500-meter semifinals in the Winter Olympics by less than a second. Bykanov finished fourth on Monday in the second heat in 2:21.163 — 0.8 away from advancing — at the games in Sochi, Russia. He will compete in the 1,000-meter race on Thursday […]
Posted on: February 10th, 2014News & Views → Global
Russia's Chief Rabbi and the Sochi Chabad led a welcoming event for the Israeli Olympic athletes.
Posted on: February 10th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
On Sunday, just 3 days into the Sochi games, Jews have already won 3 medals.
Posted on: January 29th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Israel will be sending five athletes to the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, starting next month. Evgeni Krasnopolski, 25, a Ukraine native who grew up in Israel, will skate in the pairs competition with Andrea Davidovich, 16, of Vermont. The pair, who train in Hackensack, N.J., finished seventh in the senior pairs competition at the […]
Posted on: January 29th, 2014News & Views → Media
The Nachum Segal Network drafts Lenny Solomon and Shlock Rock to kick off its new game day tradition.
Posted on: January 29th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Knocking the holy Coca Cola and Pepsi earned SodaStream and Johansson publicity Fox News didn’t count on.
Posted on: January 28th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Chile’s Palestine Football Club, after being fined for wearing uniforms on which the number one in players’ numbers in the backs of their shirts were represented by a map of Israel as Palestine, unveiled its new uniforms that now show exactly the same thing on the front of the shirt. Inset into the players’ numbers […]
Posted on: January 27th, 2014News & Views → Israel
SodaStream is getting great free publicity from Boycott Israel and now Fox News, which rejected its Super Bowl ad.
Posted on: January 27th, 2014News & Views → Global
The U.S. says canceling the Olympics an option; Canada warns athletes about the risks.
Posted on: January 22nd, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The president of France’s main Jewish group has toned down his blanket condemnation of the quenelle gesture and said it is not necessarily anti-Semitic. Roger Cukierman of the CRIF umbrella group adjusted his position in a filmed interview published Tuesday on the website of the Le Figaro daily. Reacting to the decision that day by […]
Posted on: January 21st, 2014News & Views → Global
Tamerlan Tsarnaev joined up with terrorists near the area of Islamists looking to disrupt the Olympics.
Posted on: January 15th, 2014News & Views → Global → Europe
Several Jewish organizations have criticized a Polish prosecutor’s decision not to try soccer fans who chanted about Jews and Auschwitz. A spokesperson for the prosecutor’s office of Poznan in central Poland said last week that no charges would be brought against the fans because they did not mean to offend Jews when they chanted the […]
Posted on: January 13th, 2014News & Views → Israel
Will the BDS Movement boycott Scarlett Johansson because of her starring in SodaStream Super Bowl ads?
Posted on: January 2nd, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Nazi lovers and sports fans now have chance to add a Nazi-era soccer poster, complete with a swastika, to their collections. A Nazi-era poster of soccer game between Ireland and Germany, represented by a picture of a swastika, is going on sale at an auction in Dublin.The poster is expected to bring in up to […]
Posted on: December 31st, 2013News & Views → Global
Russian President Vladimir Putin is not known for being gentle with those who oppose him. Putin's current opponent, Islamist mass terrorist Doku Umarov, is similarly steadfast.
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