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Jewish Book Council – December 2, 2014
Notes of Forgiveness by Maxim Shrayer
Unpacking the Book: Jewish Writers in Conversation
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Jewish Book Weekly – November 11, 2014
Judging a Book by the Discussion
Beyond the Forest: Jewish Presence in Eastern Europe, 2004-2012 by Loli Kantor
University of Texas Press, 2014 | 184 pp. $60.00
Loli Kantor is the daughter of Holocaust survivors who lost nearly... Read More →
QUESTIONS & ANSWERS ARE FOR THE BIRDS
In the Fall and Spring of each year, birds from Europe and Asia migrate to Africa and back again through Israel on their annual migration. This makes Israel one of the world’s best places for birdwatchers.
How many birds make the trek and fly across Israel?
Between 500 million and 700 million birds.
About 700 million in the Fall... Read More →
JNS – Jewish News Year In Review: 5774
Jewish news year in review: 5774
By Alina Dain SharonAs the Hebrew calendar turns to the year 5775, JNS.org takes a look at the biggest Jewish news stories from the past year.The Israel-Hamas warThe 50-day war between Israel and Hamas dominated headlines around the world throughout this summer. The events leading up to the conflict... Read More →
JCPActs Update – September 17, 2014
Cars burning in the French neighborhood of Sarcelles after a protest in which a synagogue was partially burned
The past years–and especially in the wake of Operation Protective Edge in Gaza–there has been a marked increase in anti-Semitism, manifested by... Read More →
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