JERUSALEM: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus calls for Jewish emigration after anti-Semitic attacks have riled European leaders but come as no surprise given Israels history as a refuge and a looming election, analysts say. Netanyahu seized on the killing of a Jewish man in Denmark on Sunday to urge mass migration to the Jewish state. To the Jews of Europe and to the Jews of the world I say that Israel is waiting for you with open arms, he said in a statement

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The Jewish immigrant from Eastern Europe went on to make football history but his achievements are largely unknown.

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Louis Bookman: Solving the mystery of a revolutionary and pioneering sportsman


In 2011 the arrest in New York of Dominque Strauss-Kahn for sexual assault was a media sensation, and an excruciating ordeal for his then-wife, the TV Journalist Anne Sinclair. Her fascinating new book is not about her ex-husband, but about her famous grandfather. For some questions-and-answers she met recently with our colleague Erin Moriarty of “48 Hours”: Last fall, the journalist considered the Barbara Walters of France spoke inside a packed auditorium at New York University

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Art and family history with Anne Sinclair


BALTIMORE – There is a rich history in Baltimore between the areas Jewish and African American communities. Many Jews stood side by side with African Americans during the civil rights movement. This included working together to help desegregate the old Gwynn Oak Park nearly 52 years ago

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Project builds bridge between Jews, blacks


BALTIMORE – There is a rich history in Baltimore between the areas Jewish and African American communities. Many Jews stood side by side with African Americans during the civil rights movement.

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Project builds bridge between Jews, blacks


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Leonard Nimoy discusses his Jewish roots and tells the story behind “live long and prosper” during a 2013 interview. (Yiddish Book Centers Wexler Oral History Project) Leonard Nimoy first saw what became the famous Vulcan salute, live long and prosper,as a child, long before Star Trek even existed. The placement of the hands comes from a childhood memory, of an Orthodox Jewish synagogue service in Boston

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Leonard Nimoy discusses his Jewish roots and tells the story behind “live long and prosper” during a 2013 interview. (Yiddish Book Centers Wexler Oral History Project) Leonard Nimoy first saw what became the famous Vulcan salute, live long and prosper,as a child, long before Star Trek even existed

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The Jewish roots of Leonard Nimoy and live long and prosper


Leonard Nimoy discusses his Jewish roots and tells the story behind “live long and prosper” during a 2013 interview. (Yiddish Book Centers Wexler Oral History Project) Leonard Nimoy first saw what became the famous Vulcan salute, live long and prosper,as a child, long before Star Trek even existed

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The Jewish roots of Leonard Nimoy and live long and prosper


Jewish History Blog The Holiness of the Sdei Chemed Rabbi Yechezkiya Chaim Chizkiya Medini (1813-1905) is famous as the author of an incredible encyclopedic work of Jewish scholarship called Sdei Chemed. And, as is Jewish custom, he became identified by the title of that book.

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