Daily Archives: January 11, 2019

Hundreds protest in Israel over ‘McJesus’ art exhibit

By | 2019-01-11T22:43:52+00:00 January 11th, 2019|Entertainment|

Three police officers wounded as protesters throw stones, while culture minister demands that it be removed and suggests official support for museum could suffer

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‘Islam is filth:’ Hacker who breached personal data of German politicians ‘expressed far-right views’

By | 2019-01-11T20:44:48+00:00 January 11th, 2019|World|

The 20-year-old-student who had disclosed private data of nearly 1,000 politicians reportedly expressed right-wing and anti-Muslim views as part of 'hacktivist' group

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‘Judaism shouldn’t have to stay alive only because Jews are afraid of everything else’

By | 2019-01-11T20:20:19+00:00 January 11th, 2019|Israel|

Groundbreaking U.S. Rabbi Angela Buchdahl explains why she decided to embrace interfaith marriage, and what it's like to be the face of Judaism for many Americans while not being kosher enough for Israel

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U.K. makes around 17,000 anti-Semitic searches every year, study reveals

By | 2019-01-11T19:57:28+00:00 January 11th, 2019|World|

Report says anti-Semitic Google searches spiked on Holocaust Remembrance Day, after Israel won Eurovision Contest, and after Jeremy Corbyn met with Jewish leaders

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‘A lesbian romance plus religion plus politics’ – Israeli director’s film reflects a roller-coaster life

By | 2019-01-11T19:41:03+00:00 January 11th, 2019|Israel|

Tsivia Barkai Yacov speaks with Haaretz about 'Red Cow' and the experiences that shaped her

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Two Israeli musicians to judge Chinese international music competition

By | 2019-01-11T19:15:30+00:00 January 11th, 2019|World|

'China has an enormous arena for classical music, which is growing quickly and many in Israel don’t know about it,' says Prof. Arie Vardi, who will sit on the panel of jurists alongside Julliard professor Yoheved Kaplinsky

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Former Nazi guard deported after years of living in U.S. dies at 95

By | 2019-01-11T19:05:22+00:00 January 11th, 2019|World|

Jakiw Palij, who may have been present when thousands of Jews were massacred, was deported to Germany last year after a legal battle that lasted over a decade

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Israel strikes Hamas targets; Palestinian woman said killed in Gaza protests

By | 2019-01-11T18:34:50+00:00 January 11th, 2019|Middle East|

Egyptian intelligence delegation meanwhile meets with Hamas political chief and Palestinian Authority officials in effort to prevent further violence

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