Local Catholics have named him the Santo Judeu Milagreiro de Manaus, or the Holy Jewish Miracle Worker of Manaus. His tomb receives...
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Netanyahu’s full speech at the United Nations General Assembly
Gaza, and Europe’s new wave of anti-Semitism
U.S., Kurds strike at Islamic State in Syria
November 2, 2006 | 7:00 pm
April 10, 2003 | 8:00 pm
The old truths by which we in the Jewish community have ordered our political alliances are being shaken to the core.
This became clear to me last week, as I sat, shmoozed and listened along with the 5,000 delegates at the 43rd annual Policy Conference of the American Israel Public...
January 9, 2003 | 7:00 pm
It was one of those moments that capture a nation's interest. The Powerball Lottery reached $314.9 million and one person, Andrew J. Whittaker from Hurricane, W.Va., was the lucky winner. As the media descended upon him and his wife, Jewell, asking them about everything under the...
October 31, 2002 | 7:00 pm
Nearly twice as many residents as last year intend to participate in the We Stand With Israel trip next month, Federation Executive Director Bunnie Mauldin said,adding that "despite what's going on politically or war with Iraq on the horizon, our aim is the same."
The trip is an...
October 17, 2002 | 8:00 pm
Anne Frank's house, a fabulous 17th century synagogue and an excellent heritage museum give Amsterdam special appeal for Jewish visitors. But they are all sites whose very existence reflect the city's incurable split personality, making for a sightseeing experience that constantly...
May 2, 2002 | 8:00 pm
Jews here persevered with their annual Lag B'Omer celebration this week in spite of a recent terrorist attack that rocked their tiny island community. The numbers were down from past celebrations, but still hundreds of tourists came to join the 1,000 Jewish Jerbans for the pilgrimage...
August 17, 2000 | 8:00 pm