Articles from the January 25, 2019 edition
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Activist who said Israel is a 'terrorist entity' attends Tlaib swearing-in, private dinner
(JNS)-Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) met with Abbas Hamideh, a Palestinian activist who has said that Israel is a "terrorist entity," over the weekend. "I was honored to be at Congresswoman @Ra... Full story
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft wins $1 million 'Jewish Nobel' prize
(JTA)-New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is the winner of the $1 million Genesis Prize, the so-called Jewish Nobel. Kraft, 77, will be giving the money "to initiatives combating anti-Semitism... Full story
Places to visit in Israel in 2019: If you really want to learn
By Moshe Phillips Are you or a family member planning to go on Birthright in 2019? Are you looking for something more than the average “Israel Experience?” Here are some ideas on what to see if you chose to extend your trip and your mind.... Full story
This Greek school has a novel solution to problem faced by many small Jewish communities
ATHENS-In a small, nondescript classroom in Greece's capital city, 10 Jewish eighth-graders study a biblical text about Jacob and Esau under the guidance of Rivkah Carl, a Jewish teacher from... Full story
A Jewish cafe owner in San Francisco deals with weekly protests over his 'Zionist ideals'
(JTA)—Manny Yekutiel opened his eponymous Manny’s in November, calling the Middle Eastern cafe and restaurant in downtown San Francisco a “civic social gathering space.” His goal for the Mission District eatery was “to create a central,... Full story
Why did 'Three Identical Strangers' ignore just how Jewish this story was?
In 2005 a miracle happened in Israel, albeit with a technological assist. Sisters Hana Katz and Klara Bleier were reunited 61 years after being separated in the Budapest ghetto, each having survived t... Full story