JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from April 6th, 2020 Stories Include: Unity Talks Halted After Progress, Blue & White, Labor Teaming Up, Israel Expects Holiday Lockdown, Israel to Test Drug for Mildly Ill, Bill Named for Monsey Victim Passes, Pesach Wishes for Jews Worldwide, Feeding the Needy this Passover, Helping Medical Staff Battling Covid […]
Rabbi Mark S. Golub explains why he is believes adding the Coronavirus to the Passover story as the Eleventh Plague is a grave mistake that distorts and demeans the message of Pesach. On the JBS Series “Gam Yachad – Together During Covid-19.”
The Director of Infectious Diseases for Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem Dr. Allon Moses explains how physical separation is the most important means of protection against contracting the virus, and distinguishes between the threat it poses to individuals and the horrific effects the virus can have on the world’s population. With Mark S. Golub.
Burt Visotzky, Professor of Midrash at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in NYC, discusses the importance of rabbinic commentary to the Torah which reflects the world view of the Jewish tradition. With Mark S. Golub.
A discussion of how to respond to intersectional attacks against Zionism & the State of Israel by progressive groups. With Amanda Berman , Chloe Valdary & Tyler Gregory . Arielle Schwartz at AIPAC 2020.
The all-black-and-Jewish 1950 NCAA and NIT champions, CCNY, whose accomplishment was overshadowed by a subsequent point-shaving scandal, is discussed by Clyde Haberman, Matthew Goodman, Ron Nadel, and Mort Scheinman at NYC’s Center for Jewish History.
In Long Island’s Suffolk County, Temple Israel of Riverhead, NY convenes a forum on combating antisemitism with leading state, county and local law enforcement personnel — that can serve as a model for other communities.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from April 2nd, 2020 Stories Include: PM: Israelis Asked to Wear Face Masks, Reports: Coalition Details Coming Soon, WSJ Reporter’s Killer May be Set Free, MD Synagogue Vandalized, Man Charged re Anti-Jewish, Other Hate Threats, Jewish Songwriter Dies from Covid 19, Patriots Plane Brings Masks to US,
JBS Senior Vice President Shahar Azani describes the way Israeli is dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic and discusses the obstacles which must be overcome to create a unity government with Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz. With Mark S. Golub