Daily Archives: December 4, 2018

Venezuela’s far-left president welcomes Jerusalem’s chief rabbi for ties renewal

By | 2018-12-04T20:33:19+00:00 December 4th, 2018|World|

In 2017, Venezuela’s foreign minister expressed to his country’s chief rabbi “the desire to establish full relations with the State of Israel.”

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Pure blood, Tinder and Skype: The utopia envisioned a century ago by the father of Israeli art

By | 2018-12-04T18:46:48+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Entertainment|

In 1918, Boris Schatz, founder of the Bezalel Academy of Art, conceived of the future Israel as a high-tech, peace-loving, vegetarian country where free love reigned supreme. But a eugenics program was also part of his vision

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OurCrowd announces 2019 Investor Summit theme: Making a global impact

By | 2018-12-04T18:39:20+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Sci/Tech|

According to the Global Impact Investing Network, assets under management defined as impact now tally $114 billion.

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‘King Bibi’ explores how Benjamin Netanyahu became unbeatable

By | 2018-12-04T18:29:26+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Entertainment|

The documentary "King Bibi" studies how Netanyahu morphed from a shy young man into the arrogant and aggressive politician he is today

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After years-long fight, justice in Pakistan over ‘honor killings’

By | 2018-12-04T16:56:03+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Middle East|

Even though Pakistan declared ‘Jirgas’ or tribal councils unconstitutional in 2004, they continue to issue honor killing decrees.

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Parents of U.S. journalist missing in Syria plea for assistance

By | 2018-12-04T16:48:37+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Middle East|

Parents of US journalist kidnapped in Syria six years ago appealed for the United States and Syria to work together to find their son.

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White House backs Israeli op against Hezbollah tunnels, calls on Iran to ‘stop aggression’

By | 2018-12-04T16:25:39+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Middle East|

John Bolton says 'U.S. strongly supports Israel’s right to defend its sovereignty,' calls on Hezbollah to 'refrain from escalation and violence'

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On Netflix, Loudon Wainwright III puts the fun in family dysfunction

By | 2018-12-04T16:16:51+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Entertainment|

In a funny new Netflix special, the musician, actor and humorist Loudon Wainwright III explores his relationship with his family by performing essays his father wrote

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