JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from August 16th, 2019 Stories Include: Germany to Further Aid Survivors, Global Leaders to Attend Gathering in J’lem, Bill Protecting Mezuzah Rights Signed into Law, ‘Playground’ Opens in Tel Aviv, Negev Zoo to Transform into Savannah, TA Opera House Hosts Phantom
By Liane Kupferberg Carter – Aug. 16, 2018 One Friday night several months ago, my younger son, Mickey, was flipping channels in search of his favorite station, the Game Show Network, when suddenly I heard familiar sweet singing. “Mom! Look!” he called. He thrummed with excitement. “Rabbi Angela! That’s my rabbi!” He had happened upon […]
One of the Jewish community’s greatest supporters of Israel and of countless Jewish causes, Harvey Kaylie z”l, Is remembered by his daughter Alicia, grandson Lavee, good friend Albert Amini & the CEO of Camp Kaylie David Mandel. With Mark S. Golub.
State Dept.’s Elan Carr and Jewish leaders assess the sources of antisemitism in the U.S. and abroad with Malcolm Hoenlein, Jonathan Greenblatt, Irwin Cotler, David Harris & Kenneth Marcus. By the Conference of Presidents from UJA-Federation in NYC.
Can pro-Israel Jews who have been life-long Democrats still find a home in the Democratic Party in the face of the anti-Israel rhetoric of the far left of the party? With Thane Rosenbaum, Eric Yoffie, Laura Adkins and Jonathan Mark. With Mark S. Golub.
Women authors address how the immigrant experience has impacted their lives and how it is reflected in their work through themes of nostalgia, assimilation and memory. By the Russian American Foundation with the New York Post and the Tenement Museum, NY.
Israeli author and journalist Ben-Dror Yemini refutes numerous falsehoods regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict which he claims are perpetuated throughout academia and the world at large. A presentation for ISGAP in New York.
Daniel Biderman , Brooke Goldstein , Susan Weidman Schneider , Eric Kandel , Joel Grey & Mark S. Golub are among the 2019 inductees into Manhattan Jewish Hall of Fame.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from August 15th, 2019 Stories Include: Israeli Policeman Stabbed in J’lem, Israel Bars BDS-Promoting Lawmakers, IDF Lauds Visiting Bipartisan Delegations, CA Board Rejects Curriculum After Backlash
Gil Levanon, granddaughter of a Survivor, and Kat Rohrer, granddaughter of a Nazi officer, discuss their documentary exploring why so many Israelis resettle in Germany and how grandparents respond to their decision. With Jewish film scholar Eric Goldman.