There are moments during the course of any given day when I wonder if I am in hell. Sitting in traffic on the 405 freeway, watching reality television, teaching my son to parallel park. Yesterday however was special, because I am certain I actually saw the devil. He was laughing...
A night of anger and reflection
Israel forced to rethink ‘unconstitutional’ African expulsion plan
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Biggest takeaway from 2014 Israel Index is support for freedom
Poem: Yom Kippur
Moving and shaking: Tour de Summer Camps, Woman to Woman Conference and more
Hope and help for the homeless at LAFH
The danger of gossip
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Produced by: Hora Jerusalem
Choreographer: Adi Gordon Rawlings
Hora Jerusalem Manager: Shai Gottesman
General Artistic Director: Shai Gottesman
Artistic Director ordered youth: Elad Schechter
Artistic Director ordered Har Adar, Zeev Summit: Adi Cohen Eliasi
Administrators Repeats: Harel Yitzhaki, Liron Bosch, Gilad Hlwah, Avital Gabbay
Isis featured band led by Dorit yin
School Principal: Leanne beautiful Zligfld
Video by Jerusalem Hora
December 1, 2011 | 11:39 am
Jon Stewart, host of the “Daily Show” wants Fox News to stay out of his turkey dinner. Stewart took offense to Fox News’ criticism that President Barack Obama failed to mention God in his Youtube Thanksgiving message. Stewart thinks it’s just fine that Obama left God out of it....
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A man who threatened to kill Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.), speaking of his “final Yom Kippur,” was sentenced to two years in prison.
The Washington Post on Friday quoted prosecutors as saying Norman LeBoon, 33, of Philadelphia, must also complete three years of supervision after his...
March 30, 2011 | 3:28 pm
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday called allegations that some of his travels outside the country were funded by private businessmen part of an “orchestrated and organized slander campaign” against him.
The remarks, in which Netanyahu responded publicly for the first...
March 15, 2011 | 3:01 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will answer questions from people around the world when he appears on YouTube’s World View.
Netanyahu will be the third world leader to appear on the citizen-powered interview program with his live-streamed interview on March 23.
January 24, 2011 | 10:19 am
Yad Vashem has launched a YouTube channel in Farsi and an expanded version of its Farsi website.
The Farsi YouTube channel launched Sunday contains survivor testimonies, archival footage and mini-lectures by Holocaust historians on topics such as contemporary anti-Semitism, and what...
January 18, 2011 | 10:15 am
The trial of a West Australian man who posted a video on YouTube accusing Judaism of being a “religion of racism, hate, homicide and ethnic cleansing” opened in Perth.
Brendon Lee O’Connell, 38, who is representing himself, described Monday’s proceedings in District Court as a...
December 16, 2010 | 1:53 pm
A Chasidic man from Brooklyn is suing talk show host Jimmy Kimmel.
Dovid Sondik of the Borough Park section filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Brooklyn Supreme Court over Kimmel’s use of a YouTube video featuring Sondik in a skit spoofing basketball star LeBron James, the New York Post...
November 17, 2010 | 12:20 pm
Israel will take part in a pilot program to encourage Israeli advertising agencies to allocate more resources to advertising on YouTube.
During the yearlong program, the Israeli agencies will receive reduced fees for advertising on YouTube and instruction in YouTube’s measurement...
September 10, 2009 | 8:25 pm
A controversial ad that uses Hitler to scare viewers away from unsafe sex was pulled from YouTube, according to news reports.
The move Wednesday follows mounting criticism of the safe-sex campaign for cheapening the suffering of Holocaust victims.
The Regenbogen (Rainbow)...
March 26, 2009 | 4:27 pm
FADE IN.SCENE: A fat, white Jewish boy wearing a backwards baseball cap, pink sunglasses and a snarl, walks down the street to the tune of “Baby’s Got Back,” but instead of saying “I like a big butt and I cannot lie,” he’s rapping these words:
Dawgs, I like matzah balls and...
December 28, 2008 | 1:38 am
Dem Phones, Dem Phones, Dem iPhones
A recreation? A mashup of old video and new audio? Whatever, it’s great!
For more on Ezekiel’s vision of the dry bones:
Dry Bones cartoons and the Dry Bones Project are called Dry Bones because of the 2600 years-old writings of the Biblical Prophet Ezekiel.
Like a police sketch artist trying to portray what a witness is describing, the cartoonist has done his best to draw what Ezekiel claimed to have seen.
This “Graphic Novel” is called: Listening to Ezekiel
October 4, 2008 | 4:12 pm
First came Sarah Silverman with a video for The Great Schlep, an organized effort to get young Jews across America to visit older relatives in Florida to convince them to back Obama [WARNING ADULT LANGUAGE]:
And here’s Jackie Mason’s response, gleefully e-mailed all over cyberspace yesterday (Silverman’s video was released Sept. 25) by the Republican Jewish Coalition:
October 2, 2008 | 4:26 am
From the 23-year-old Brit’s YouTube page:
My name is Alistair Cohen and I am an aspiring television presenter. This video was created for showreel material and to spread some Jewish knowledge around a bit.
Please don’t hesitate to leave any feedback or comments, and if you are watching this and may know of any presenting work available, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for watching.
September 25, 2008 | 1:48 amIn the past year, under my online video persona, VideoJew, I've explored much of the Los Angeles Jewish community and shared it with the YouTube-viewing nation.
You've seen me eating at a kosher Subway, playing mah-jongg and conducting a blind matzah taste test. But after a...
May 11, 2008 | 6:00 pm
Sarah Silverman explains the mysticism of kabbalah at the Uncensored Comedy Benefit Show at USC’s Bovard Auditorium on Nov. 29. The evening’s entertainment was on behalf of the Arava Institute, a regional center for environmental leadership in Israel. For more about Arava, click here
Video by Dennis Wilen
May 11, 2008 | 4:00 pm
Danny’s parents, Judea and Ruth Pearl, reflect on his life and last words in this webcam video shot 1/18/2007 in the kitchen of their Encino, CA home.
Daniel, a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, was murdered in Karachi, Pakistan on February 1, 2002.
In a widely-circulated...
March 18, 2008 | 9:31 pm
Just found this online.
Online Antisemitism 2.0. “Social Antisemitism” on the “Social Web” by
Around 2004, changes in technology created Web 2.0. As technology adapted, so did online antisemitism. With the new “social web” came a new “social antisemitism.” This...
February 28, 2008 | 2:14 pm
The WGA strike is over, the picket lines are gone, and now, thankfully, the screenwriters can go back to being out of work.
But will they make more videos like this?
February 22, 2008 | 2:32 pm
When I got the idea to shoot a webcam video with Danny Pearl’s parents (Judea and Ruth) discussing Danny’s last words (“I am Jewish”), I never imagined that a year later it would have been watched by over 100,000 YouTube viewers.
Dr. Pearl e-mailed me to point out the numbers:...