In 1998, The Shalom Center and the Elat Chayyim spiritual retreat center co-sponsored a “liturgical/spiritual protest” against the poisoning of the Hudson River by the PCBs that the General Electric Corporation had poured into it.
The protest was held at Beacon NY on the banks...
Day 1 at AIPAC: Trusting Congress, expecting little from White House, and anxious about Bibigate
David Blatt getting a handle on life as NBA coach
Life and death at the heart of Boston bombing trial
Israeli official sees U.S. Congress as ‘last brake’ to stop Iran deal
Kerry to defend Israel as Netanyahu readies critique of Iran talks
Leonard Nimoy’s good mother
AIPAC emphasizes Iran talks at record-breaking conference
Ex-Israeli military officials call on Netanyahu to cancel speech
Tag: Pete Seeger
January 30, 2014 | 5:21 am
January 28, 2014 | 10:35 am
March 3, 2011 | 11:56 am
Folk music icon Pete Seeger, quoted earlier this week as saying that he supports a boycott of Israel, told JTA that his position on Israel is constantly evolving.
Earlier this week, the pro-Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement group Adalah-NY reported that Seeger met recently...
March 1, 2011 | 12:41 pm
Folk music legend Pete Seeger says he regrets taking part in a peace rally for Israel’s Arava Institute for Environmental Studies.
Last November, the 92-year-old musician appeared on “With Earth and Each Other,” billed as on online peace rally in support of the Israeli...
October 19, 2010 | 1:26 pm
UCLA judicial board nom questioned for Jewish backgroundSHARES
German Jewish leader warns against wearing kipah in Muslim neighborhoodsSHARES
Meet Oscar-winner Graham Moore: Hollywood’s newest Jewish writing prodigySHARES
Conservative activist admits responsibility for #JewHaters posters at UCLASHARES