NEW YORK (JTA) — Fans of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” will soon be able to immerse themselves in Midge Maisel’s very Jewish 1950s New York. The Paley Center for Media in New York announced Wednesday that it is putting on an interactive exhibit about the hit Amazon series. Visitors...
(July 28, 2019 / MEMRI) Egypt’s Freedom and Justice Party, the political branch of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood (MB), recently posted on its website an anti-Semitic article by journalist Sayyed Tawakkul, formerly a commentator on the Qatari Al-Jazeera channel and currently on the Muslim Brotherhood-affiliated Mekameleen TV. In the...
Mikhail (not his real name), who immigrated to Israel with his parents during a wave of migration from the countries of the former Soviet Union, recently was engaged. He went to the Chief Rabbinate to register his upcoming wedding — couples must prove their Jewish identity — and like...
As the director of middle school at Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School in Palo Alto, I recently took part in a weeklong seminar called “Improving Schools: the Art of Leadership,” held in June at the Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Principals’ Center. I was joined by school leaders...
(July 30, 2019 / Israel Hayom) Israel has expanded its target bank to include Iranian assets all over the Middle East, London-based Arabic daily Al-Sharq Al-Awsat reported on Tuesday. The report quoted Western diplomats as saying that the Israel Air Force was responsible for the July 19 attack on...
(The Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS) - Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 6:38 pm | כ"ח תמוז תשע"ט(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)JPMorgan Chase, the largest U.S. bank, says New York-based Persado’s “artificial intelligence message machine” wrote ads that generated two to five times the response it got from traditional human copywriters. So, it...
Alfred Cotton December 29, 1925 – July 19, 2019 Alfred CottonA man of tremendous integrity, loyalty, determination and kindness, Alfred Cotton, 93, of Oakland, California, passed away peacefully at home on July 19, 2019, with his beloved wife of 63 years, Anita, by his side. Born in Hamburg, Germany, in...
B’nai Mitzvah Kya ClarkeDaughter of Mara Robis and Christopher Clarke, Saturday, Aug. 10 at Temple Sinai in Oakland. Noah FernandezSon of Laura Brief and Richard Fernandez, Saturday, Aug. 10 at Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco. Delilah HirschDaughter of Joanna Hirsch, Saturday, July 27 at Temple Sinai in Oakland. Margot KatzmanDaughter of Shana...
16 July 2019 Kingston Liberal Synagogue (KLS) hosted a study session for 50 postgraduate students from 28 countries as part of the Emerging International Leaders Programme run by Cumberland Lodge. The programme aims to empower international students, who are currently studying in the UK, to become advocates of...
(JTA) — A Florida man targeted Orthodox Jews as part of a Ponzi scheme that cost his marks $3 million in losses. Shayeh Dov, 49, is facing up to 20 years in prison and $250,000 in fines for his involvement in the fraudulent investment scheme that he ran from...

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