Saturday, August 23, 2014 Av 27, 5774
By:
Ben Harris, JTA
Tad Taube, a successful San Francisco businessman and philanthropist, has been directing considerable resources towards efforts to revive Jewish life in Poland, including the recent opening of the multi-million dollar Museum of the History of the Polish Jews.
Comment0
By:
Ruth Ellen Gruber, JTA
The opening of a $100 million museum is one of several high-profile events marking the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.
Comment0
By:
Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
Gilles Bernheim resigned this week as chief rabbi of France after admitting to several instances of plagiarism and falsely using an academic title.
Comment0
By:
Ron Kampeas, JTA
If you have nuclear weapons, all sorts of bad behavior will be tolerated. That’s the lesson some are worried Iran may be learning from North Korea’s increasingly confrontational stance against South Korea and the United States.
Comment0
By:
JTA
Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, who died Monday, was considered a good friend of Israel despite a rocky relationship with Prime Minister Menachem Begin.
Comment0

Advertisement Block

Advertisement Block

Advertisement