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.
Rabbi Andrew Baker, Director of International Jewish Affairs for the American Jewish Committee, and Vice President of the Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany, discusses how European governments are addressing acts of antisemitism. On this edition of JBS In The News with Mark S. Golub.
The Coalition Against Klinghoffer premiere night rally took place On Monday October 20th in Lincoln Square in protest of the Metropolitan Opera’s production of “The Death of Klinghoffer”. Speakers include former mayor of New York Rudolph Giuliani, New York Governor David Patterson, Joseph Potasnik , Ronald Lauder , congressmen […]
Ron Jacobsohn hosts this edition of IN THE NEWS as he talks to Rabbi Warren Goldstein, Chief Rabbi of South Africa, who describes his creation, “The Shabbat Project”, as more than 30 countries will join in celebrating the Shabbat this weekend. Rabbi Judah Isaacs of the Orthodox Union comments on U.S. participation.
Israeli MK and entrepreneur Erel Margalit delivers a hopeful talk on his work in creating regional centers of excellence and innovation that will bring economic growth to all sectors of Israeli society. A program from AJC Westchester.