Eurovision 2020 Canceled over COVID-19 Pandemic Threat

She was to sing “Feker Libi,” (The Love of My Life, or My Beloved) in four languages – Amharic (Ethiopian), Hebrew, English and Arabic.
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After 40 years, Lionel Richie Gives First Concert in Israel

“This is my first trip,” said the 70-year-old. “It will not be my last.”

First Ethiopian Israeli Chosen to Represent Israel in 2020 Eurovision Song Contest

“It is an insane honor to represent my country,” said Eden Alene, 19. “It is amazing that an Ethiopian is doing it for the first time.”

German Court Rules Anti-Semitic ‘Pig and Jew’ Artwork Stays on Church Façade

A post-Reformation script describing the relief references Luther's suggestion that the Rabbi holding up the sow’s tail is studying the Talmud.

Israeli Startup Helps Create First-Ever Interactive Ad for Super Bowl LIV

The 60-second commercial first aired on a dedicated website launched by consumer-goods giant Procter & Gamble, where viewers could vote on and control the ad’s storyline.

Jewish Comic Gets Death Threats over Kobe Bryant Jokes

"He got away with rape because all the Hollywood liberals who attack comedy enjoy rooting for the Lakers more than they dislike rape ... What a great day!"
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Bob Alper’s 3 Gentile Jokes

He holds a doctorate from Princeton Theological Seminary – did your Rosh Yeshiva have one of those?

Esti’s Herd of Stone Sheep Grazes by Tiberias Hospital ER

Esti Sehaiek Har-Lev sculpted a herd of sheep which was placed at the entrance to the Baruch Padeh Medical Center ER.
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Quentin Tarantino Talks Israel: ‘My life here is so wonderful’

Tarantino won a Golden Globe for Best Screenplay for “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” and in his acceptance speech thanked his Israeli wife, Daniella Pick, in Hebrew.
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Pacino to Star in 2020 Amazon Nazi Hunting Series

The series follows "a diverse band of Nazi Hunters living in 1977 New York City."

Israeli Designers Present Fashion Foot Forward for Chanukah

Levi said his themes are usually those that everyone can relate to, "as they are part of life, iconic images we all know."

Kirk Douglas Is 103 – All Hail Spartacus

Douglas celebrated a second Bar-Mitzvah ceremony in 1999, at age 83.
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Netflix to Edit Demjanjuk Docuseries After Pressure by Polish Government

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said in a letter to Netflix CEO Reed Hastings that the program showed maps that place Nazi concentration camps within the borders of modern-day Poland.

Synagogues of India Featured in Art Exhibit at Bar Ilan University

The work is shown with permission of the painter and support from the Indian Jewish Heritage Center of Israel and Embassy of India in Tel Aviv.

Haim & Cheryl Saban Donate $15M to IDF Soldiers at Los Angeles Fete

"The basic strategy is 50-50... for every dollar we give in America, we give a dollar in Israel."

Summer 2020: Iron Maiden Metal Band to Perform in Israel

A massive amount of noise, light, smoke, fire, color and virtual reality is expected.

Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Joins Husband in Producing ‘Irena Sendler,’ Will Star in Title...

Gadot has also produced Wonder Woman 1984, in which she has starred and which is slated to open on June 5, 2020.

Meadow Soprano to Play Disney’s First Jewish Latina Princess

As to the meaning of the term "Latino Jewish kingdom," we Googled it but to no avail.

Mayim Bialik to Write, Direct Film on Mental Illness

“Growing up surrounded by mental illness is not something that is easy to write about, nor is it easy to live through,” Bialik said.
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Gaza Border Israeli Children Sing in Protest of Terror Threat

The clip is part of the Israeli Victory Project Campaign, which argues that Israel should move away from policies of appeasement toward Palestinian terror, and act to decisively defeat the terror organizations.

Good News: Only 14 Out of 8 Million Israelis Want Boycott of Berlin Music...

How ironic, that Rosen Zvi, whose articles deal with the development of the term Goy, would be used to bash a pro-Jewish resolution by the vast majority of a German parliament practically packed with goyim.

Bereaved Families to HBO: ‘Our Boys’ Misleading Viewers About Israeli Societal Acceptance of Terrorism

Some 120 Israeli bereaved families sent a letter to American entertainment company HBO protesting the new series “Our Boys,” which depicts the harsh events that led to Operation Protective Edge in Gaza during the summer of 2014.

Hasidic Concert Canceled in Afula After Court Nixes Gender Separation

"There are entire communities who were waiting to go to this performance. . .In the name of equality, not only women, but also men are removed. Canceling this event leaves all these families at home.”

Jennifer Lopez Arrives in Israel

J.Lo has arrived in Israel for her concert this week.

Leading Israeli Artists to Teach at Top US Universities 2019-2020

Beyond engaging with students, visiting artists share contemporary Israeli culture with American communities.

Bon Jovi Ignores BDS Campaign, Arrives in Israel to Perform

‘I chose Israel and I’m coming; no one will cancel my show.’

Netflix Showing New Film on Ethiopian Jews’ Rescue in SF Jewish Festival

From 1979 to 1983, Aliyah activists and Mossad agents operating in Sudan encouraged the Beta Israel communities in Ethiopia to come to the Sudan, and from the Sudan they would be taken to Israel via Europe.

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