web analytics
May 27, 2016 / 19 Iyar, 5776
Sections
Home » Sections » Magazine » News »
052016 FINAL
click for
eEdition
The Fire of Kabbalah & A Political Firestorm
 
MK Glick’s First Act Is Complaint About… You Guessed It

May 26, 2016 - 9:25 PM
 
Trump the Republican Nominee with 1,237 Delegates

May 26, 2016 - 9:03 PM
 
Haifa U Study: Educators Should Watch for High-Functioning Autistic Children with Handwriting Difficulties

May 26, 2016 - 6:08 PM
 
New Report: 22 Israeli Academics in the Service of BDS

May 26, 2016 - 5:30 PM
 
State Dept. Says Liberman Appointment ‘Raises Legitimate Questions’ About Direction of Israeli Govt

May 26, 2016 - 3:57 PM
 
More Competition for Israel’s El Al Airlines

May 26, 2016 - 3:20 PM
 
Analysis: Jews Vs. Arabs May Yet Blow Up the DNC Convention this Summer

May 26, 2016 - 3:15 PM
 
Rabbi Yisrael Rosen: No More Ethiopian Immigrants

May 26, 2016 - 1:14 PM
 
Tens of Thousands Rejoice in Lag B’Omer Celebration at Rashbi’s Tomb on Mt. Meron [video]

May 26, 2016 - 12:44 PM
 
Smuggled Rocket/Mortar Parts Shipment From Hebron to Gaza Foiled

May 26, 2016 - 11:30 AM
 
Female Border Guard Police Wounded in Jerusalem Night Terror

May 26, 2016 - 10:21 AM
 
Israeli Air Force Strikes Gaza After Midnight Rocket Attack

May 26, 2016 - 10:04 AM
 
Family of Bezeq Terrorist’s Victim Suing Company [video]

May 26, 2016 - 8:41 AM
 
Lag B’Omer Rocket Attack on Southern Israel

May 26, 2016 - 12:46 AM
 
Supreme Court Wants Interior Ministry to Explain Why Reform Converts Aren’t Recognized by the State

May 25, 2016 - 9:09 PM
 
Israelis to Get ‘Happy’ at Pharrell Williams Concert in Rishon Lezion

May 25, 2016 - 8:59 PM
 
36 Advocacy Groups Demand Action at UC Irvine after Anti-Semitic Protest

May 25, 2016 - 6:32 PM
 
2 Israeli Companies Bioprint Stem Cell-Derived Tissues

May 25, 2016 - 6:14 PM
 
New York Man Arrested for Trying to Support ISIS, Said Beheading Videos ‘Kept Him Motivated’

May 25, 2016 - 4:40 PM
 
Abandoned Car on Highway 5 Was Checked for Explosives But Found to be Stolen Vehicle

May 25, 2016 - 3:00 PM
 
Yankee Come Home: Knesset Marks 100 Years of Jewish-American Involvement in Israel

May 25, 2016 - 2:55 PM
 
MK Yehuda Glick is Waiting for America

May 25, 2016 - 2:18 PM
 
Communist MK at Committee on the Status of Women: ‘Our Society Lives in Fear’

May 25, 2016 - 2:08 PM
 
Netanyahu Reveals New Surprise: He’s Sephardic, Too

May 25, 2016 - 1:04 PM
 
Bank Leumi to Cut 10 Percent of Work Force

May 25, 2016 - 12:13 PM
 
60 Arabs Arrested for Incitement to Violence on Facebook

May 25, 2016 - 12:04 PM
 
Coalition Agreement Signed With Yisrael Beytenu

May 25, 2016 - 11:09 AM
Sponsored Post
SUN Bat Yam Mixing Business with Pleasure

Sun Bat Yam is a spectacular new seaside real estate project combining tourism with real estate investment.



News
JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 27th, 2011

SectionsMagazineNews

The "Bergson Boys" have finally come home.With an international conference at Yad Vashem, a reinterment ceremony in Israel, and the publication of a new book, the controversial Holocaust rescue activists last week took a major step forward in gaining the public recognition they were long denied.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: June 1st, 2011

SectionsMagazineNews

The New York Yankees and their fans observe April 27 as Babe Ruth Day to remember the home run slugger's exploits on the baseball diamond. Jewish New Yorkers, however, this year marked the day by remembering another side of Ruth - his little-known efforts to aid African-Americans and other minorities, including Jews in Europe during the Holocaust.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: March 23rd, 2011

SectionsMagazineNews

Sarah Palin, the former Alaska governor, 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee and possible 2012 presidential candidate, visited Israel earlier this week.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: September 1st, 2010

SectionsMagazineNews

Police last week arrested a suspect in the shooting death of Yoseph Robinson, a Jamaican-born former hip-hop artist who became an Orthodox Jew (front-page story, Aug. 27).

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: January 27th, 2010

SectionsMagazineNews

This is one "top ten" list no author wants to find himself on.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: October 1st, 2008

SectionsMagazineNews

Americans who tried to rescue Jews from the Holocaust - and those who tried to interfere with the rescue efforts - were the subject of a major conference in New York City last week.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: August 13th, 2008

SectionsMagazineNews

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The children and grandchildren of prominent Americans who opposed the 1936 Berlin Olympics are following in their elders' footsteps, with an Olympics protest of their own.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: August 6th, 2008

SectionsMagazineNews

The political world was abuzz this week with the news that Rep. Eric Cantor, the chief deputy minority whip in the House of Representatives and that body's lone Jewish Republican, was being seriously considered by Sen. John McCain as his vice-presidential running mate.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: February 13th, 2008

SectionsMagazineNews

Fourteen-year-old Avi Katz was almost struck by a train January 29 when the edge of the Kings Highway station platform collapsed beneath him.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: May 17th, 2006

SectionsMagazineNews

In statements to The Jewish Press this week, Arizona Senator John McCain reacted sharply to an article earlier this month in the Israeli daily Haaretz that he said left "several serious misimpressions" regarding his views on Israel and the Middle East.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: March 22nd, 2006

SectionsMagazineNews

For the second time in two months, President Bush has pledged that if necessary the United States would militarily defend Israel against Iran.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: January 1st, 2004

SectionsMagazineNews

Former president Jimmy Carter spoke sharply against the Bush administration and the Israeli government in his speech at the Geneva Accord ceremony on Monday.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2003

SectionsMagazineNews

JERUSALEM - Nearly 60 percent of Europeans say that Israel represents the greatest threat to world peace, according to a survey of more than 7,500 residents of European Union countries.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: October 17th, 2003

SectionsMagazineNews

Country-Western singing legend Johnny Cash, who died last week in Nashville at age 71, was remembered fondly by Israeli officials as a staunch supporter of the Jewish state.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: August 30th, 2003

SectionsMagazineNews

President Bush wrapped up his White House meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on Tuesday by declaring at a Rose Garden news conference, "America is firmly committed to the security of Israel as a Jewish state and we are firmly committed to the safety of the Israeli people.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: May 2nd, 2003

SectionsMagazineNews

Click To Enlarge
Liya Kochavi/AP/IDF
Israeli soldiers train for urban combat at a military base in southern Israel with mock structures in background

In a speech Monday, Democratic presidential hopeful Joseph Lieberman vowed to work for congressional passage of a bill that would guarantee a range of benefits to partners of gay federal employees, and declared his staunch support for affirmative action and abortion rights ? including the partial birth procedure opposed by many Democrats.

Lieberman?s statements, made at the biannual conference of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, seemed to cement his move away from the centrist image he had crafted for himself in earlier years.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: July 12th, 2002

SectionsMagazineNews

President Bush listens as Israeli Prime Minister Sharon speaks during Oval Office visit on Monday.
AFP / Tim Sloan
President Bush listens as Israeli Prime Minister Sharon speaks during Oval Office visit on Monday.


President Bush gave Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon an overwhelmingly warm welcome at the White House Monday, reiterating his lack of trust in Yasir Arafat and his support of Israel?s right of self-defense.

?No one has confidence in the emerging Palestinian government,? Bush told reporters as Sharon stood by his side.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: June 21st, 2002

SectionsMagazineNews


Israeli officials announced on Monday that Palestinian terrorists had planned a bomb attack against the country?s tallest buildings, the twin Azrieli Towers in Tel Aviv.

Israeli soldiers prevented the attack with a raid three weeks ago on a West Bank Palestinian town, said a senior military official addressing a closed door session of the Knesset?s Defense and Foreign Affairs Committee.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: April 19th, 2002

SectionsMagazineNews

Vice President Cheney and wife Lynne pay their respects after laying a wreath as U.S. Marines salute at Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial, on Monday.
AP Photo/ Pier Paolo Cito
Vice President Cheney and wife Lynne pay their respects after laying a wreath as U.S. Marines salute at Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial, on Monday.

Vice President Dick Cheney said Tuesday morning he would personally meet with Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasir Arafat in the event of a cease-fire between Israelis and Palestinians.

Cheney, who had just completed a 10-nation visit to the Middle East, said the U.S. would remain ?very actively engaged? in talks between Israelis and Palestinians brokered by American envoy Anthony Zinni.

JewishPress Logo
 

Posted on: January 30th, 2002

SectionsMagazineNews

Shortly after 5:30 p.m. on June 7, 1981, Israel saved the world from the threat of nuclear blackmail. In less than two minutes? time, Israeli jets laid waste an atomic reactor on the outskirts of Baghdad, and so deprived a brutish dictator the potential for mass destruction.

Page 1 of 41234

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/sections/magazine/news-magazine/bergson-group-activists-recognized-at-yad-vashem-wyman-conference/2011/07/27/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: