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Herzog gives Talmud volume that survived the Holocaust to Yad Vashem – JNS.org

| April 20, 2024

(April 18, 2024 / JNS) A rare volume of the Talmud printed before World War II and found unscathed in a historic Munich beer hall after the Holocaust was given to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum on Wednesday by the family of President Isaac Herzog. The Pesachim Tractate of the Babylonian Talmud has been in the familys possession for the last eight decades; it will be permanently displayed at the museum in Jerusalem.

Biden honors Lubavitcher rebbe on ‘Education and Sharing Day’ – JNS.org – JNS.org

| April 20, 2024

(April 19, 2024 / JNS) U.S. President Joe Biden recognized Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the Lubavitcher Rebbe, on Thursday and declared Friday Education and Sharing Day, USA

Very concerning: Local rabbi reacts to recent attacks on Israel by Iran – WHNT News 19

| April 20, 2024

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) Following Irans missile and drone attacks on Israel, some in north Alabama who have connections to the country are reacting.

Letter to the editor: A Rabbi’s message on Gaza – Daily Egyptian

| April 20, 2024

Imagine someone who lives all alone, with no connection to the outside world.

South Africa’s president rehearsed genocide charge against Israel in meeting with local Jewish leaders – JTA News – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

| April 20, 2024

WASHINGTON (JTA) Shortly after Hamas Oct.

New stand-up shows aim to revive the Borscht Belt’s Jewish comedy legacy – JTA News – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

| April 20, 2024

(New York Jewish Week) When Jewish comedian Michael Hirsch took the stage in the Catskills last month, he quickly realized that the crowd was much older than his typical audience people who may have gone to shows back when the area was a hotbed of Jewish comedy. It was really people who were there for the original run of that, when it was in its heyday, Hirsch told the New York Jewish Week about the audience at Shadowland Stages in Ellenville, New York

Harnessing Diaspora Engagement for Africa’s Future: Insights from the 2024 African Diaspora Investment Symposium … – AllAfrica – Top Africa News

| April 11, 2024

The 9th edition of the annual African Diaspora Investment Symposium (ADIS24) recently convened in San Jose, California, emphasizing the pivotal role of diaspora engagement in shaping Africa's future. Organized by the African Diaspora Network (ADN) in Silicon Valley, ADIS24 brought together global investors, entrepreneurs, and industry leaders to address urgent challenges, particularly climate change

Germany to give Holocaust survivors in Israel an extra $238 each because of the war – JTA News – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

| April 11, 2024

(JTA) Holocaust survivors in Israel relived their trauma on Oct. 7, when Hamas attack on their country was the deadliest day for Jews since the Nazis were defeated. Some were injured, hid for their lives and were displaced from their homes, in echoes of their experiences as children.

Learn the History Behind the Holocaust at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch – New Jersey Stage

| April 11, 2024

originally published: 04/10/2024 (TOMS RIVER, NJ) -- When the threat of genocide ran rampant in Europe and around the globe during World War II, was American intervention adequate, or even possible? See the Holocaust in the context of the time during "Combatting Hate: America and the Holocaust" at the Ocean County Library Toms River Branch on Tuesday, May 7, 2024. The event begins at 6:30pm

Congregations of Shaare Shamayim Planning to Move from Northeast Philadelphia to Old York Road – Jewish Exponent

| April 11, 2024

The sanctuary inside KI that Shaare Shamayim might now use. (Photo by Jarrad Saffren) In 1966, Congregation Shaare Shamayim of South Philadelphia merged with the Greater Northeast Jewish Congregation. The unified community later changed its name to Congregation Shaare Shamayim GNJC


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