The film director Taika Waititi is half Māori father, half Jewish mother, Scarlett Johansson is half Danish father, half Jewish mother.
The BDS letter mentions that the series’ creators, Lior Raz and Avi Issacharoff, are themselves veterans of IDF special forces, and “support the machinery of the occupation, Israeli colonialism and apartheid.”
The sites and the museums included in the project combine contemporary Israeli culture with the history of the people and the land.
The exhibition showcases some 600 artifacts unearthed in archaeological excavations in Israel, dating from the biblical period to the end of the Bar-Kokhba Revolt, including a 3-ton stone from the Western Wall.
In addition to Bialik, Ivanka Trump and Alan Dershowitz have also been suggested as candidates.
Villa, along with Cecil Skotnes, Cecily Sash, Giuseppe Cattaneo and Sydney Kumalo, made up the artist group “Amadlozi” (Zulu for “ancestors”) for the conscious appropriation of African sculptural traditions.
Malul insists that the World of the Jewish Nation will not feature Jewish tradition, and instead will present “life and what surrounds us with values that are not only Jewish but universal.”
“This isn’t the time to attack Orthodox Jews, let’s find these specific men and deal with it that way,” one user suggested.
Culture Minister Miri Regev expressed her anger at the installation and said that "the flag is falling only in certain parts of society who are not willing to accept the decision of the voter."
The Herzlia hotel will comply with the US Green Building Council (USGBC) and be certified by its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating systems.
David Goldblatt often says that photography is not a weapon, and that it should have nothing to do with propaganda, even in a good cause.
The Women’s Performance Community of Jerusalem together with OU Israel are bringing an original musical, “HIDDEN – The Secret Jews of Spain”, to the stage in November 2018.
“They have different personalities,” the Brooklyn native Streisand, whose zaide was a cantor in Russia, told Variety.
It wasn’t just about dance, title to the contrary. There were also vocalists and solo dancers. And keel-over-laughing comedy.
The marathon will take runners on a 42-kilometer route through the city.
The mayor argued in court that he had named a street after late Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin "in the same neighborhood."
"They are wonderful, Israeli mothers. They are raising their families with the values of Torah, Love of Israel and a devotion to the land. Here are their stories."
Allen, who performed as part of the comedy duo Allen & Rossi, was best known for his signature phrase, “Hello dere!”
The vocalist, age 63, is known for his versatility; he sings in Hebrew, Turkish and Spanish and is known for his rock as well as for his Mizrahi music.
Lorde may soon discover that embracing BDS comes with a price tag.
Gouri's songs are an inseparable part of the Israeli ethos.
“There’s no pressure in Dames. There’s only working together to create the best show possible. It’s the best of Israel in miniature: kindness, chesed, sisterhood.”
“I make my choices not to become a symbol of liberty, but at the same time for the ears and eyes that are looking where I am going.”
Neil Diamond had already performed 55 of the shows on his 50th anniversary tour, with packed arenas from one end of North America to the other and across Europe, when he received the diagnosis.
“We can do things that are not even imagined. And these things are happening at a rapid rate. We know, you know. Let us do it together.”