WATCH: “Creating Peace in Turbulent Times” A Global event with Slovie Jungreis

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

Full recording from last night: “Creating Peace in Turbulent Times” Global event with Slovie Jungreis-Wolff (daughter of Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis) CLICK on here to WATCH the JIC event last night:

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Corona & Israel schools – Will they close?

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

From the Jerusalem Post: Middle and high schools will not be shuttered, even in Jerusalem, at least for another day, according to the Prime Minister’s Office, despite a recommendation by newly appointed Health Minister Yuli Edelstein to close these schools in Jerusalem. As of Tuesday evening, some 146 students and 30 teachers in the holy […]

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US Jews reflect on George Floyd riots

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

From JTA – Graffiti on the walls of a synagogue read “Free Palestine” and “f*** Israel.” A statue of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews from the Nazis, was smeared with anti-Semitic slogans. Along with the synagogues, Jewish-owned buildings and stores were defaced, in several cases also with anti-Semitic graffiti. The […]

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WATCH: British students produce pro-annexation video

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

From Jewish Chronicle: A video featuring the voices of “young unapologetic Zionists” has been released in an attempt to challenge the claim that the overwhelming of majority of British Jewish students oppose plans to extend Israel’s sovereignty over the West Bank. Harry Markham, National Director of Magshimey Herut UK, told the JC the near six-minute long recording had been circulated on social media […]

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Boris Johnson thanks Jewish volunteers who helped NHS staff

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

From Jewish Chronicle: Four friends who founded a food delivery network to feed thousands of NHS staff have been recognised by the Prime Minister for their efforts. Sarah Laster, Katie Icklow, David Benveniste and Jackie Commissar founded Facebook page You Donate, We Deliver, which brought together 80 volunteer delivery drivers, 10 professional chefs and hundreds of […]

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WATCH: Israelis protest George Floyd killing in Tel Aviv

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

From TEL AVIV (JTA) — As Kielahtiel Barton stood across from the former American embassy here, on a sidewalk next to a downtown beach, a large crowd around her chanted slogans calling for racial equality. “Why am I here? I’m black as hell and my skin color is the first thing that people see about […]

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Jerusalem chief rabbi visits family of Iyad Halak, shot dead by police

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

Jerusalem’s Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Aryeh Stern paid a condolence call on Tuesday evening to the family of Iyad Halak, a 32-year-old East Jerusalem man with special needs who was shot to death by police on Saturday. Stern was accompanied on the visit by officials from the Jerusalem Municipality and also met there with Muslim religious […]

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200,000 Israelis; men double women – had corona

Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by SingerB39

From Times of Israel: An initial set of serological tests, the first conducted in Israel, has indicated that some 200,000 Israelis, 2.5 percent of the population, have had the coronavirus — more than ten times the confirmed number of patients, a report said Tuesday. The antibody tests are seen as a key component in finding […]

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All Israeli High & Middle Schools may close as over 10,000 quarantined

Posted on June 2nd, 2020 by SingerB39

From Times of Israel: The Health Ministry is expected to call for all high schools and middle schools to be shut for the rest of the year, Channel 12 news reports. The country has faced a number of virus outbreaks centered around schools. At least 31 schools and preschools have been shut thus far and […]

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Nishmat Summer Program on Zoom

Posted on June 2nd, 2020 by SingerB39

Beginner students build skills, encounter texts and begin their journey of Torah learning. Students with prior background hone their text skills, broaden their knowledge base and deepen their passion for Torah study. The experience continues virtually, from your own home.  To see the schedules, staff and scholarships:www.Nishmat.net/summer

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