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World Oldest Torah Identified in Italy from 11-12th Century

21 Sivan 5773 – May 29, 2013
Babylonian script in a Torah scroll provided a key clue to realizing that an Italian Torah previously thought to be three centuries actually is the world oldest Torah, dating back to the 11th or 12 century.

Former Italian Legislator Makes Aliyah

18 Sivan 5773 – May 26, 2013
The Rome Jewish community leadership gave a rousing send-off to journalist and former Italian parliament member Fiamma Nirenstein ahead of her departure for Israel...

Rome Jewish Leader Must Pay Court Fees of Convicted Nazi

29 Iyyar 5773 – May 9, 2013
Italian tax collectors have ordered the president of Rome’s Jewish community and a TV reporter to pay the court fees of convicted Nazi war...

Spiegel Bemoaning ‘Germanophobia’

4 Iyyar 5773 – April 14, 2013
There is no doubt Germanophobia exists, look at Greece, at Italy, even Ireland.

G8 Issue Message of Hope to Palestinian Deadbeats and Firebombers

2 Iyyar 5773 – April 12, 2013
We interrupt this press release to examine the information therein…

Nobel Peace Prize Rewards The End of Democracy

8 Heshvan 5773 – October 23, 2012
Many of us can, I am sure, remember where we were when we realized that the resplendence of the Nobel Prize had diminished. For some this realization can be traced to the news that Yasser Arafat had become joint recipient of the Peace Prize (an award of which he was never stripped). For others it will have been the announcement earlier this month that the award had been given to the E.U.

My Machberes

10 Tishri 5773 – September 25, 2012
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Finding Moses (Part I)

5 Tishri 5773 – September 21, 2012
As the year draws to a close we have the book of Deuteronomy before us week after week, reviewing many of the halachos and reminding us of our harrowing trek through the wilderness. Moshe Rabbeinu is the stern narrator, guiding us to the very edge of the Promised Land, a final step he will never take. He pleads with God to let him enter the Land to no avail. Finally, “Moses, servant of Hashem, died there, in the land of Moab, by the mouth of Hashem. And He buried him in the depression, in the land of Moab, opposite Beth-peor, and no one knows his burial place to this day. (Deut. 34: 5).” We complete our reading of the Torah with tears in our eyes for our faithful teacher, prophet and leader, whose life seems to end in angst and frustration. What was the inner life of our brave and tenacious leader?

Netanyahu: Europe Must Intensify Sanctions, Declare Hezbollah a Terrorist Organization

19 Elul 5772 – September 5, 2012
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi this afternoon, reiterating his call on the international community to “set a clear redline for Iran” as well as for economic sanctions “to be intensified.”

Milan’s Jews Condemn Meeting of Right-Wing Movements

18 Tammuz 5772 – July 7, 2012
Milan’s Jewish community has condemned a meeting of European extreme right-wing movements held at a Milan hotel Friday and Saturday. In a statement, the Milan...

Foster Son of Jewish Mom Leads Italy to Final

12 Tammuz 5772 – July 2, 2012
Mario Balotelli, who scored two amazing goals against Germany June 28, to take Italy into the Euro 12 soccer championship final against Spain on Sunday (which they lost 4-0, and were totally outclassed by the world champion) – grew up as the foster son of a Jewish mother. Balotelli talked about his adoptive Jewish mother when the Italian national squad visited Auschwitz ahead of the start of the games.

Eurocrisis: Russia Offers Its Services

15 Sivan 5772 – June 5, 2012
Russia undoubtedly has strategic interests when offering financial support to debt-ridden Europe. Many will lose through the eurocrisis, but Russia will not be among them. So far, Brussels has not turned to Moscow for help -- yet. But if the situation deteriorates, that soon might be the case.

Earthquake in Italy; At Least 3 Dead

28 Iyyar 5772 – May 20, 2012
At least three people are dead after a 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck northern Italy at 4:04am on Sunday.

Who Will Suffer As A Result of Euro Policies? The Jews.

22 Iyyar 5772 – May 14, 2012
The extreme-left Greek Syriza party became the second biggest party in the country on May 6, surpassing the socialist Pasok party. Syriza has a party platform which includes "disengagement from NATO" and "termination of the military cooperation with Israel."

Antisemitism on the Rise in Europe

15 Iyyar 5772 – May 7, 2012
The virus of antisemitism persists in haunting Europe. In recent months, antisemitism has been exhibited all too often in European countries, not just in theory but in practice.

Italy: ‘Mosques Springing Up like Mushrooms’

11 Nisan 5772 – April 2, 2012
As in many other European countries, multiculturalists in Italy hope that by promoting Islam, they will eventually succeed in destroying the country's Judeo-Christian heritage. Now, with the creation of the Italian Islamic Confederation, Italy may be one step closer to hosting yet another mega-mosque, this time in the northern Italian city of Bologna.

No Kosher Food at Malta Jewish Conference

1 Adar 5772 – February 23, 2012
At least it took a while, since somehow the organizers of this 4-day event for 120 European Jewish young professionals didn't realize they would all insist on eating kosher food. In Malta? It took a few heroic feats to straighten out that one…

It’s My Opinion The Unexpected

4 Shevat 5772 – January 27, 2012
The world watched in horror as the surreal photos of the Costa Concordia hit news outlets last week. The immense cruise ship hit rocks off the coast of Italy, ran aground, and wound up on its side, sinking in the Mediterranean.

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Up

17 Heshvan 5772 – November 13, 2011
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) rose strongly in trading Sunday.

New Kosher Wines For The New Year

13 Tishri 5771 – September 21, 2010
Several new wines have arrived stateside just in time for Sukkot.

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