Israeli Consul General in New York City, Ido Aharoni, discusses the way in which the media characterizes Israeli military operations and how American Jews are often misinformed when it comes to Israel. Faith To Faith with Rabbi Joseph Potasnik.
Gil Hoffman, chief political correspondent and analyst for Jerusalem Post, discusses the threats posed by ISIS and Iran on the peace process in a talk entitled, “Peace, Politics & Projectiles: An Insider’s Look at the Aftermath of the War in Gaza” at the Bellmore Jewish Center.
Dr. Shimon Samuels, Director for International Relations at the Simon Wiesenthal Center, discusses the two-pronged antisemitic assault of terrorism and ID theft at a talk hosted by ISGAP .
Yiddish Singer Shura Lipovsky, and cellist Erik Freidlander perform at the Tempel Synagogue as part of the 24th Annual Jewish Culture Festival in Krakow.
Juliana Maio, author of the historical fiction novel “City of the Sun,” talks about her Sephardic Jewish background, being expelled from Egypt and growing up in Paris and the US, and reconnecting with her Egyptian Jewish roots. With Mark S. Golub on L’Chayim.
Former Shin Bet operative, Gonen Ben Yitzhak , discusses the Palestinian shooting of Yehuda Glick, whose group is petitioning for Jews to pray on the Temple Mount, and what it says about peace prospects. — On this edition of JBS In The News with Mark S. Golub.
Charles Small, founding director of ISGAP , addresses the antisemitism of the Muslim Brotherhood and how many Jews fail to appreciate the threat of Radical Islam. L’Chayim with Mark S. Golub.
Ewa Junczyk Ziomecka , Leo Donovan , Wanda Urbanska , and Abe Foxman speak about Polish freedom fighter Jan Karski at an event at the Polish Consulate in New York City.
Zach Iscol, a decorated Marine who served two terms in Iraq, explains why he joined the Marines, how he experienced the war and the bonds he forged with his Iraqi translator, and he now feels about military conflict. L’Chayim with Mark S. Golub.