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Getting drunk on Jewish texts and arts at LABA launch – The Jewish News of Northern California

| November 26, 2019

My dad sat to my left. Next to him was the charismatic, theatrical Bruce Bierman, whom I last encountered when he was leading a deliciously off-the-wall queer Song of Songs seder earlier this year

Archaeologists, for the First Time, May Have Discovered a Medieval Bulgarian Synagogue – Mosaic

| November 26, 2019

Since ancient times, Jews have lived in what is now Bulgaria, and historical records suggest there was a thriving community of Byzantine Jews there in the Middle Ages. Ashkenazi Jews didnt settle in the country until the 13th century; at the end the 15th, the Sephardim who eventually came to predominate began to arrive. Yet no archaeological remains of medieval Bulgarian Jewy have been foundthat is, until Mirko Robov began excavating what he had assumed to be a church

Israel Commemorates the Assassination of Rabin with Another Massacre in Gaza – Mintpress News

| November 26, 2019

Jerusalem, Palestine My short visit to Palestine in early November began around the time of the commemoration of Yitzhak Rabins assassination, went through the assassination by Israel of Islamic Jihad leader, Bahaa Abu Al-Atta and his wife in Gaza, and ended as Prime Minister Netanyahu, who should be indicted for his countless crimes against the Palestinian people, was indicted for low grade corruption (valued at about $200,000), pulling strings and lying. And as always, Palestinians continue to bury their dead as Israelis bury their heads in the sand. In a tweet following the assassination of Al-Atta, Dr.

This Holiday Season, Give Your Loved One the Gift of Life – Miami’s Community Newspapers

| November 26, 2019

Dana Marin. I am a 38-year-old wife, a mom of two young kids and a lawyer. I am also a Previvor meaning I took steps to stop my cancer before it could start.

What You Need to Know Before You Buy an At-Home Genetic Test – Newswise

| November 26, 2019

MEDIA CONTACT Available for logged-in reporters only Feature MEDICINE Newswise By Dani Kupperman, Genetic Counselor at Danbury Hospital, Jessica Lipschutz, Genetic Counselor at Norwalk Hospital, and Susan Ingram, Genetic Counselor at Norwalk Hospital Summary: At-home genetic testing kits, also known as direct-to-consumer or lab-to-consumer DNA tests, are growing in popularity especially as holiday gifts. Most people are aware that at-home genetic testing kits can be used to provide information about their ancestry and family history. Due to advances in genetic testing technology and the availability of lower-cost genetic tests, some at-home genetic testing companies are now also offering health-related genetic testing services

Antisemitism on the college campus – Grand Valley Lanthorn

| November 26, 2019

Currently and historically, antisemitism has been a threat to American community and diversity. The term, now referring to hostility or prejudice against the Jewish people, was initially coined by a German named Wilhelm Marr in the late 19th century

U.S. and Israel seek assurances on Iran from each other, but for very different reasons – Haaretz

| November 26, 2019

Israel has hosted a series of senior defense officials in recent weeks, climaxing in Sundays visit by the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley, who was hosted by Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi. Both countries took care to stress that ties between their respective defense establishments are particularly close

More than 1000 women take part in 2019 MTL Challah Bake – The Suburban Newspaper

| November 26, 2019

More than 1,000 women took part in the 2019 edition of the MTL Challah Bake,hosted by Federation CJAs Womens Philanthropy, at the Crowne Plaza in St.

How shakshuka and other Middle Eastern dishes turned into iconic ‘Jewish food’ – Haaretz

| November 26, 2019

A certain childhood memory remains vivid for Nof Atamna-Ismaeel.

Zionism As A Reflection of Jewish History Past and Present – The Jewish Press – JewishPress.com

| November 26, 2019

Photo Credit: courtesy An interview with Alex Ryvchin, author of Zionism: The Concise History Q: What do you see as the purpose of the book and who is it for? A: The whole concept of Zionism has been politically and strategically trashed by her enemies


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