JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from November 16th, 2020 Stories Include: IDF Responds to Rockets Fired at Israel, Israel to Send 2nd Ever Astronaut to Space, Ethiopian Jews Celebrate Sigd, Ethiopian Conflict Sees 1st Jewish Victim, Bahrainis to Meet PM, US Sec of State
Columnist and social and political commentator Micah Halpern reveals an anti-Semitic encounter on the Sabbath morning immediately after the election; and addresses the wonders of kugel. Ep.172
Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama tells the story of how his country sheltered Jews during the Holocaust and how Albania was the only Nazi-occupied country of Europe that had an increase of Jews during the Shoah. With David Schwammenthal of the AJC.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from November 13th, 2020 Stories Include: Report: Pompeo to Make History with WB Visit, Israel Seals Deal for Covid Vaccine, Jewish Orgs Slam WHO for Israel Bashing, Holocaust Hero Gets Global Bday Wishes
Conservative journalist Jonathan Tobin, Editor in Chief of JNS , analyses the increase in the Jewish vote for Donald Trump and discusses the fracture of the Jewish community fueled by a hatred for Trump. With Mark S. Golub.
A global commemoration of Kristallnacht “Let There Be Light,” as everyone is asked to keep the lights on for the night to stand against antisemitism. By International March Of The Living with Rutgers and Judischen Gemeinde.
Israeli musical superstar David Broza discusses his first all instrumental album, En Casa Limon, recorded in Madrid, in which he proves to be a brilliant guitarist and song-writer without singing a single note. With Mark S. Golub.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from November 12th, 2020 Stories Include: PM Nears Agreement for Vaccine, Israeli, Sudanese Ambs Meet at UN, Biden Names Jewish Chief of Staff, IDF Welcomes ‘Magen’ in Germany, Guterres, Mehta Honored by WJC
Author Esther Safran Foer is joined by her son Jonathan to discuss her post-Holocaust memoir “I Want You To Know We’re Still Here.” With Samantha Shokin from the Museum of Jewish Heritage in NYC.