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When the Mob Came for the Jews of Baghdad – The Wall Street Journal

| June 3, 2021

I was 10 when mobs attacked the Jewish community of Baghdad, my community, with cruel and unimaginable violence. Rioters maimed, raped, killed and robbed the unsuspecting Jews

Opinion | The Jewish History of Israel Is Over 3,000 Years Old. Thats Why Its Complicated. – The New York Times

| June 3, 2021

The Bible depicts an ideal land, one flowing with milk and honey. Yet Israel has always been one thing in dreams and another in the tumult of everyday life. When the five books of the Torah end, the Israelites are still in the wilderness and Moses, our leader out of Egypt, has been denied the promised land.

Elazar Stern is the most likely Herzog successor at the Jewish Agency – The Jerusalem Post

| June 3, 2021

President-elect Isaac Herzog will vacate the lucrative post of chairman of the Jewish Agency when he replaces Reuven Rivlin on July 9.A 10-member selection committee will soon be chosen by the Agencys Board of Governors. The support of nine of the 10 members would be needed for approval of a new chairman, followed by the confirmation of the full board.The selection committee will be led by World Zionist Organization chairman Yaakov Hagoel and will include four more WZO members, among them representatives of the Reform and Conservative movements. There would also be two representatives of Keren Hayesod and three from the Jewish Federations of North America, including Board of Governors chairman Michael Siegal.Siegal will be coming to Israel later this month to oversee the process.We at the Jewish Agency are all very proud and excited to witness our chairman of the executive being elected President of the State of Israel, Siegal said

Bubbys Jewish Soul Food will bring traditional family recipes to North Central San Antonio this fall – San Antonio Current

| June 3, 2021

Jason and Charlie Nuttall-Fiske, proprietors of Bubby's Jewish Soul Food, will bring a taste of Jewish fare to the Alamo City this fall via recipes from their family archives. Naturally, that will include some from their very own bubbies, or grandmothers.

Judaism: Founder, Beliefs & Facts – HISTORY

| May 25, 2021

Contents Judaism is the worlds oldest monotheistic religion, dating back nearly 4,000 years. Followers of Judaism believe in one God who revealed himself through ancient prophets. The history of Judaism is essential to understanding the Jewish faith, which has a rich heritage of law, culture and tradition

Jew – Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

| May 25, 2021

A Jew is a person who is of Jewish heritage or who has converted to the Jewish religion. Jews typically consider themselves as a people and not only as adherents of a religion, therefore a Jew is not only one that practices the religion of Judaism, but it is also one who is of Jewish ethnic heritage

Jew | History, Beliefs, & Facts | Britannica

| May 25, 2021

Jew, Hebrew Yhdh or Yehudi, any person whose religion is Judaism. In the broader sense of the term, a Jew is any person belonging to the worldwide group that constitutes, through descent or conversion, a continuation of the ancient Jewish people, who were themselves descendants of the Hebrews of the Bible (Old Testament). In ancient times, a Yhdh was originally a member of Judahi.e., either of the tribe of Judah (one of the 12 tribes that took possession of the Promised Land) or of the subsequent Kingdom of Judah (in contrast to the rival Kingdom of Israel to the north)

Police Investigate Possible Jewish Hate Crime Attack At Beverly Grove Restaurant – CBS Los Angeles

| May 25, 2021

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) Authorities are investigating whether an attack on diners that occurred outside a Beverly Grove restaurant late Tuesday night was a Jewish hate crime.

Officials Say Hate Crimes Against Jews Are Growing In The Aftermath Of Gaza Violence – NPR

| May 25, 2021

Pro-Palestinian protesters face off with Israel supporters and police last week in Times Square in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption Pro-Palestinian protesters face off with Israel supporters and police last week in Times Square in New York City. In Skokie, Ill., it was a shattered window at a synagogue.

A second person was arrested in the gang assault of a Jewish man in New York during protests – CNN

| May 25, 2021

The NYPD arrested Faisal Elezzi, 25, and is recommending charges of assault as a hate crime, menacing as a hate crime and aggravated harassment as a hate crime, NYPD confirmed to CNN. CNN has reached out to the Manhattan District Attorney's Office to find out what charges Elezzi will ultimately face. CNN was not able to immediately identify an attorney for Elezzi but the Legal Aid Society said he hasn't been assigned an attorney at this time or been arraigned yet


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