Rabbi Levi Brackman
Ex-chief rabbi: I warned against Metzger
Former Sephardic Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Bakshi-Doron has broken rabbis' silence over the serious suspicions against former Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger, revealing that ...
(15:30 , 12.08.13 )
Berlin Zoo seeks WWII Jewish members
More than 70 years after the Berlin Zoo forced Jewish shareholders out of its ranks, the institution is trying to come clean about its own dark chapter during the Nazi ...
(08:16 , 12.08.13 )
NY: 'Karate rabbi' against 'knockout' thugs
VIDEO - The extremely violent, irrational, and terrifying “knockout game” has swept through North America over the last few months. If you’re unfamiliar with this ...
(07:51 , 12.07.13 )
Cemetery sign: Men go right, women go left
Visitors arriving at the Givat Ram cemetery in Jerusalem recently have been greeted by screens separating between men and women. Signs placed on the site instructed men ...
Noam (Dabul) Dvir
(13:48 , 12.06.13 )
From China to Israel: Marketing Hanukkah
Hanukkah was celebrated around the world this past week with some new and innovative events that took place thanks to the recent Schusterman Philanthropic Network (SPN) ...
(16:27 , 12.05.13 )
Survivors recall Kindertransport escape
The operation was called Kindertransport – Children's Transport – and it was a passage from hell to freedom. Kristallnacht had just rocked Nazi Germany. The pogroms ...
(08:05 , 12.05.13 )
Britain wooing Israel's haredi Jews
British Ambassador to Israel Matthew Gould is strengthening his ties with the ultra-Orthodox sector, and not for the first time. The move is part of an overall strategy ...
(14:17 , 12.04.13 )
US Holocaust survivor meets Polish savior
VIDEO - A Jewish boy who hid from the Nazis in a hayloft was recently reunited after 70 years with the son of a couple who risked everything to save him. Beaming ...
(07:15 , 12.04.13 )
Kosher supervision – not just for men
A High Court petition demanding that the Rabbinate recognize women's certification as kashrut supervisors appears to have brought about a real feminist revolution. ...
(13:27 , 12.03.13 )
'Miketz': Beginning of exclusion of women
The “Miketz” ("At the end of…") Torah portion is the first portion completely devoid of women. For the first time since Genesis opened with the words “In the beginning…”, ...
(07:41 , 12.03.13 )
Bnei Akiva emissaries find Aussie love
Every year, the Bnei Akiva movement sends hundreds of emissaries to Jewish communities around the world. Their official goal is to encourage the community members to make ...
(15:21 , 12.02.13 )
Chief rabbis: Pray against drought
Israel's Chief Rabbis Yitzhak Yosef and David Lau have ruled that the so far dry winter in the country matches the halachic definition of "drought," which obligates ...
(08:34 , 12.02.13 )
Hanukkah candles lit by Western Wall
VIDEO – Hanukkah – the Jewish holiday of light, of miracles, commemorating the courage and bravery of the Maccabees – is celebrated every afternoon by the Western Wall in ...
(15:10 , 12.01.13 )
Tug-of-war erupts over return of Jewish archives to Iraq
Jewish books and documents found by US soldiers in the flooded headquarters of ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein and sent to the United States for restoration have ...
(07:44 , 12.01.13 )
Spanish kosher food market set to grow
VIDEO – Spain is becoming an increasingly popular destination for Jewish tourists, some wanting to rediscover their historic Sephardic roots, others simply wanting to ...
(07:43 , 11.30.13 )
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