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In Germany, Turkish Muslims Hope for Muslim Majority

10 Elul 5772 – August 27, 2012
A recent study revealed that nearly half of all Turks living in Germany say they hope there will be more Muslims than Christians in Germany in the futureIslam is becoming an increasingly important component of the value structure of Turks in Germany, especially among the younger generation of Turkish-Germans, who hold religious views more radical than their elders' views.

Rabbi Lau: I Didn’t See Such German Sensitivity to Jewish Blood...

6 Elul 5772 – August 23, 2012
Rabbi Meir Lau, Chief Rabbi of Tel Aviv and Holocaust Survivor, attacked the Germans today with harsh words. Rabbi Lau said, "We don't need their permission to live as Jews," and added that, "I didn't see such German sensitivity to Jewish blood in the Shoah."

Israel’s Chief Rabbi in Germany to Help Resolve Circumcision Crisis

4 Elul 5772 – August 22, 2012
A rabbi in Bavaria, Germany, has been slapped with criminal charges of committing bodily harm, in the first known case to arise from an anti-circumcision ruling.

Germany: ‘Islamists Want to Bring Jihad to Europe’

3 Elul 5772 – August 21, 2012
Underscoring German officialdom's anxiety over home grown Islamic terrorism, the German state of Lower Saxony recently published a practical guide to extremist Islam to help citizens identify tell-tale signs of Muslims who are becoming radicalized.

Hungarian Lawyer Seeks Indictment against Nazi Hunter Efraim Zuroff

26 Av 5772 – August 14, 2012
A Hungarian lawyer has urged authorities to charge Nazi hunter Efraim Zuroff with making “false statements” against an alleged war criminal. Attorney Futo Barnabas said...

20 Bipartisan Congressmen Voice ‘Deep Concern’ over German Circumcision Ban

24 Av 5772 – August 11, 2012
A bipartisan group of 20 Congressmen sent a letter to the German government expressing “deep concern” over a recent German court decision to effectively...

David Rakoff, Humorist, 47

David Rakoff, a humorist who often wrote about American Jewish culture, has died. Rakoff, 47, died in Manhattan Thursday of cancer, a disease he has...

Orient Impressions: China

23 Av 5772 – August 10, 2012
China assaults the senses with a cacophony of sounds and colorful sights amid its teeming masses. As we arrived for a month’s trip in October the noxious smog of vehicle-packed Beijing assailed our nostrils. But the past still dwells in the shadows of the modernized capital. At dusk a row of elderly stooped men shuffled along the road beneath our apartment in Mao-style uniforms. We would see the same gray men plodding by in the morning.

Report: Germany was Warned a Month Before ‘72 Olympics Attack

4 Av 5772 – July 23, 2012
Germany was warned about a possible terror attack against Israeli athletes one month before the Munich Olympics in 1972, Der Spiegel reported. The weekly magazine...

Jihadi Tourism Hits Europe

28 Tammuz 5772 – July 18, 2012
In Norway, for example, an ethnic Norwegian convert to militant Islam who has received terrorist training from al-Qaeda's offshoot in Yemen, is awaiting orders to carry out an attack on the West, officials from three European security agencies said on June 25. Although the terrorist-in-waiting is believed to still be in Yemen, even if he is found he cannot be extradited: under Norwegian law it is not a crime to attend a terrorist training camp.

Chancellor Merkel Pledges to Keep Circumcision Legal

25 Tammuz 5772 – July 15, 2012
After what German diplomats have described as a "disastrous" damage to Germany's image abroad, especially in light of its Nazi past, it appears that Berlin has finally gotten the message.

More than 1.5 Million Views for Israel’s Christian You Tube Channel

22 Tammuz 5772 – July 12, 2012
The Ministry of Tourism's Christian You Tube channel is attracting millions of viewers from around the world. Launched at the end of 2011, the channel crossed the 1.5 million mark this week, averaging 5,500 views per day. And while these numbers are quite tame compared to the truly viral clips on You Tube, the Ministry of Tourism views the channel as an important platform in exposing Israel to the Christian world, promoting tourism to Israel at a time when some large denominations are debating boycotting Israel altogether.

Orthodox Rabbinical Group Urging German Jews to Defy Court Ruling on...

Europe's main Orthodox rabbinical body is urging Jews in Germany to uphold the commandment to circumcise newborn sons, despite a court ruling in Germany that said circumcising young boys could be considered a criminal act.

Germans to Pay Holocaust Restitution to Former Soviet Union Victims

21 Tammuz 5772 – July 11, 2012
In what the Holocaust Claims Conference is calling a “historic breakthrough”, the German government decided on Monday at pay restitution to victims of Nazi Germany now living in the former Soviet Union.

Over 10,000 People Sign Petition Against German Ban of Bris Mila

18 Tammuz 5772 – July 8, 2012
On Saturday Night, July 8th, the 10,000 person signed the petition against the German court's ban on Brit Mila. The petition can be found here:...

Crowning Miss Holocaust Survivor

16 Tammuz 5772 – July 6, 2012
Yishai and Malkah talk about a recent beauty pageant for Holocuast survivors along with contrasts between new German and Israeli Laws. They also discuss a gift that was recently delivered from a fan.

Choosing Shame Over Honor

14 Tammuz 5772 – July 4, 2012
The honor and dignity, if there can be any, goes to the Israeli athletes and to Israel itself; the shame and disgust goes to the Olympic committee. For 60 seconds, the athletes and audience and around the world, 60 seconds of silence could have been a show of triumph over terror, of honor in brotherhood and peace - instead, they will remain, 40 years late and beyond, an endless mark of shame.

Polish Synagogue to Günter Grass: Don’t Come Back

9 Tammuz 5772 – June 29, 2012
Nobel Prize winner author Günter Grass was asked not to visit the synagogue in Gdansk, his birthplace.

The U.S. Politics of the Eurocrisis

29 Sivan 5772 – June 19, 2012
If Obama and other world leaders want Merkel to keep propping up the euro with German taxpayers' money, they will have to share some of the burden. Soon, the world will have to come to the rescue of Europe, and help to bail out the eurozone. So until November, the euro's problems are Obama's problems, too.

Extreme-Right Politicians Expelled for Neo-Nazi T-shirts

25 Sivan 5772 – June 15, 2012
EJP reports that eight extreme-right politicians on Wednesday were expelled from the Saxony, Germany, state parliament for wearing neo-Nazi T-shirts. The lawmakers, from the controversial...

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