Kashrut by royal decree: The UAE delegations kosher supervisor speaks – The Jerusalem Post

| September 6, 2020

With normalization between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, kosher food is likely to be more in demand in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and beyond than ever before. Now, it will be certified by the Orthodox Union.Rabbi Yissachar Krakowski, CEO of OU Kosher in Israel, was in the UAE this week to ensure a high level of kashrut for the local caterer, Ellis Kosher Kitchen, which prepared meals for the observant Jewish members of the Israeli and American delegations.Elli Kriel, whose husband Ross Kriel is the lay leader of the Jewish Community of the Emirates, opened her catering service several years ago. The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs began to contact her to provide meals for projects involving Jewish people, Krakowski said

[OPINION] Law and order president? The chaos and violence Trump wants you to be fearful and hateful of is happening now under his watch – Asian…

| September 6, 2020

President Donald J. Trump participates at a roundtable on donating plasma Thursday, July 30, 2020, at the American Red Cross-National Headquarters in Washington, D.C.

SWC calls on YouTube to remove Korean Holocaust denial video – The Jerusalem Post

| September 6, 2020

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has called upon Youtube to delete a Holocaust denial video posted to the video sharing platform in Korean.The video from Spika Studio denies that 6 million Jews were murdered during the Holocaust, labels Anne Frank as a fraud, legitimizes Hitler's unfair disposition towards European Jewry and alleges that Jews have secretly controlled America for over 50 years."This slick, 25-minute video from 'Spika Studio' by a host named 'Sue' denies 6 million Jews were murdered by the Nazis," said Associate Dean and Director of the SWCs Global Social Action Agenda Rabbi Abraham Cooper. "American Jews and Korean Americans are good neighbors here in Los Angeles and in communities across the United States.""We are proud of our involvement over the last quarter of century, together with Korean human rights activists, the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea, the North Korean Freedom Coalition on behalf of the long-suffering people of North Korea and related human rights issues, including the gassing of political prisoners

Should freedom of assembly be an absolute right? – The Japan Times

| September 6, 2020

The right of the people peaceably to assemble, as the U.S.

What Facebook Still Needs To Do About The 2020 Elections – Forbes

| September 6, 2020

The companys decision to stop all new political ads in the week before the election reflects the ... [+] straitjacket in which Facebook has bound itself.

What the arrest of a hero of the genocide says about Paul Kagames rule – The Economist

| September 6, 2020

Paul Rusesabagina, whose story inspired Hotel Rwanda, faces charges of terrorism Sep 3rd 2020 TOURISTS WHO gawp at gorillas and foreign businessfolk who meet in Kigalis convention centre sometimes call Rwanda the Switzerland of Africa.

The divided land of ‘woke’ and Tory – The Guardian

| September 6, 2020

Writing last weekend on the scandal surrounding the Proms absence of patriotic songs, the former minister of fun David Mellors opined, the person I feel most sorry for is Edward Elgar, the composer of Land of Hope and Glory. Not black Britons offended by Rule, Britannia!s references to slaves; not black Britons annoyed by people taking offence on their behalf; and not the blameless female Finnish conductor suffering death threats for, in Mellorss words, uttering a load of woke nonsense about Black Lives Matter. No.

My mom downplayed her Indian Jewish heritage. I’m learning to reclaim it. – The Jewish News of Northern California

| September 6, 2020

This article originally appeared onAlma. Im in 4th grade and we are doing a project in geography class.

The real reasons Israel showed solidarity with Lebanon after the Beirut blast – Haaretz

| September 6, 2020

When disaster struck in Lebanon on August 4th, killing dozens, injuring thousands and causing widespread devastation, Israel's Defense Minister Benny Gantz and Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi offered to send equipment and treat the victims. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked UN Special Coordinator Nickolay Mladenov how Israel could help and President Reuven Rivlin also offered a helping hand

UAE To Open Embassy In Israel Within 3-5 Months: Official – Kashmir Observer

| September 6, 2020

WhatsAppFacebook Twitter Email11Shares (From L) Israeli security advisor Meir Ben-Shabbat, US presidents senior advisor Jared Kushner and UAEs National Security Adviser Sheikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan hold a meeting in Abu Dhabi, on August 31, 2020. (Via Reuters) Dubai- A senior Emirati official says his country will open an embassy in the occupied territories within three to five months in the wake of a deal between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel to establish full diplomatic relations