By JACK LYONS, Special to the CCJN
How does one cover the 2000 years of religious history between the Jewish people and Gentiles in the Common Era (CE)? Perhaps, a good start would be seeing life through the...
By MARGARET LITTMAN
(JTA) — Visiting Yad Vashem a decade ago, Alon Shaya got to see some of the Jerusalem Holocaust museum’s culinary-related artifacts that aren’t always on display to the public.
It was the James Beard Award-winning chef’s...
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
(JTA) — Guards protecting a Jewish school in the French city of Marseille overpowered a man wielding a knife whom they suspected intended to stab patrons at a nearby kosher store and bakery.
The incident Friday morning...Continue Reading
By TZVI SINENSKY
(JTA) — With “Superman and Lois,” the newest TV series involving the character, premiering last week on the CW network, it’s a good time to recall that Superman was the 1938 brainchild of Jewish creators Jerry Siegel...
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
(JTA) — Last week, Mendy Axelrod was working to secure a supply of matzah for his Jewish community in Moldova ahead of Passover. It’s no easy task this year, as air and land traffic into the small...Continue Reading ⇒
(JTA) — The online auction giant eBay has removed at least 15 Nazi-themed toys — including SS guard figurines and play Nazi tanks — from its listings.
The toys violated eBay’s policy against products that promote hate or violent ideologies,...Continue Reading ⇒
By ANDREW LAPIN
(JTA) — The political advocacy group Dallas Jewish Conservatives is celebrating Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s lifting of his statewide mask mandate by holding a mask-burning party.
The outdoor event, advertised online as “The Official Texas is...Continue Reading ⇒