By Tamar Rotem of Haaretz.com:
“Two weeks ago, a group of students from one of Jerusalem’s most prestigious junior high schools was called out of class,... More.
March 16, 2009 | 4:42 am
NEW YORK (CNN)—Actor and political activist Ron Silver, who played a recurring role in TV’s presidential drama “The West Wing,” and who also let... More.
March 5, 2009 | 3:32 pm
This is a statement made by Jewish World Watch president Janice Kamenir-Reznik and JWW executive director Tzivia Schwartz Getzug.
March 4, 2009
In an... More.
March 2, 2009 | 12:54 pm
British star Helen Mirren, regal (and an Oscar winner) in “The Queen,” is now in Israel for her next role, portraying a Mossad spy
hunting a Nazi war criminal. Always one to immerse herself in her characters, Mirren is intensely studying Hebrew and Jewish history, reports the London Daily Express.
She is also hitting the books on the life and times of Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal and “totally immersed in the way of life over there,” reports the paper.
February 23, 2009 | 5:53 pm
USC Hillel is canceling some of its Shabbat dinners, scaling back a weekly barbecue event and looking at other ways to reduce expenses in response to... More.