The 46th anniversary of Poland’s anti-Semitic purge is commemorated and a Rabbi is awarded a prize from the organization of Jews and Christians.Read More
Australia’s education minister asks universities to fight racism after anti-Semitic incidents, Melbourne police free a Rabbi accused of child sexual abuse, Australia’s Bnai-Brith criticizes Australian immigration policy, Australian Jews prepare for their annual Limmud conference, an American guest will help the Australian Jewish community better understand the needs of the disabled and the Victorian Jewish community is praised for its anti-sexual abuse education.Read More
The Israeli Navy intercepts a Panamanian ship in international waters with sophisticated missiles intended for Gaza, Netanyahu attends the AIPAC conference in Washington and meets with Barack Obama, a massive Haredi demonstration against drafting Yeshiva students is held, a commission proposes shutting Israel’s state radio and Israel reacts to the crisis in Ukraine.Read More
Argentinean Jews will have designated praying-areas in airports, the Argentinean journal “Milim” publishes articles about Yiddish culture, a new exhibition is debuting at Jewish schools and a symposium is held in honor of the founder of Jewish-Christian dialog.Read More
A group of Jewish scholars received a grant to publish works of Jewish ethnography, a Yiddish book is published in Russian translation, a seminar on Jewish printing will be held in Moscow and the poet Mark Freidkin dies.Read More
The Warsaw ghetto-memorial inspires an acclaimed play in Tel Aviv “Stones.”Read More
The Kadima library will co-publish a book of Yisroel Shtern’s poetry in Yiddish in partnership with the Medem library, Sharansky will visit Australia, the American joint visited Melbourne and a new book on Ben Ziguer is published by a friend of his tells the story of the would-be spy.Read More
A new film series in France highlights the works of Amos Gitai and the mother of a terror victim is given an award.Read More
Israel allegedly bombs a weapons transport in Syria headed for Hezbollah troops and Netanyahu prepares for his visit to America.Read More
A new book argues that Hitler escaped Europe in a submarine and lived in Argentina and Paraguay under a false name until 1971, a Jewish initiative provides job training for tens of thousands of Argentineans and Israeli-Argentine relations improve.Read More
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