Saturday, 24 January 2015

Outrage over ship named for SS officer

Leaders of Jewish communities and Holocaust memorial groups in Britain and the Netherlands have reacted with rage and despair at the arrival in Rotterdam of the world’s biggest ship, the Pieter Schelte, named after a Dutch officer in the Waffen-SS.
Continue reading: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jan/24/pieter-schelte-worlds-biggest-ship-ss-officer

Sunday, 18 January 2015

Prosecutor shot dead!

The Argentinean prosecutor investigating the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires was found dead in his apartment on Sunday night with a gunshot wound to the head, hours before he was set to testify before lawmakers on his accusations of a cover-up by his country’s president in the case.
Read more: http://www.timesofisrael.com/prosecutor-in-argentina-jewish-center-bombing-found-shot-dead/#ixzz3PFfeGDz2

Redoubling efforts

Britain must redouble its efforts to wipe out antisemitism, the home secretary, Theresa May has said at a service held to commemorate the Jewish victims of the terror attacks in France.
Continue reading: http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2015/jan/18/theresa-may-pledges-extra-police-patrols-counter-antisemitism-threat

Sunday, 11 January 2015

Tuesday, 6 January 2015

L'chaim

Gabe Friedman asks Why did Cameron Diaz have a Jewish wedding?


Click here to read a Josh Madden tweet from 2009.
Not Jewish? Grandma Canter would disagree... yep Mom's Mom. L'chaim! RT

Monday, 5 January 2015

Mazal tov to the Gross family on the birth of a boy

Shmuel and Michal Gross, whose two daughters died from rat poison left behind in their Jerusalem residence last year, are now the parents of a new baby.
Continue reading: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/mazal-tov-on-baby-son-to-parents-of-girls-killed-in-rat-poison-tragedy/2015/01/05/