Category Archives: World

Speaking with Nadeem Amar: Israeli, Druze & Proud Zionist – B’nai B’rith International

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Alan Gold: 1945-2024

Alan Gold was a man of words. His professional life was filled with them, with over 20 books, countless book reviews, columns, and speeches to his name. Alan Gold Throughout his life, Alan wrote, lectured, and taught about seemingly disparate subjects, all linked by a common theme: the power of storytelling and the influence it wields. Read more » »

Propalestinos vandalizan estatua de Ana Frank en Países Bajos

Enlace Judío  10 de julio 2024 (JTA) — Una estatua de Ana Frank en Ámsterdam fue vandalizada el martes con la palabra “Gaza” pintada en rojo en la base. La estatua se encuentra en un parque público cerca del famoso lugar donde Frank y su familia se escondieron de los nazis y donde luego fueron descubiertos. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith International Welcomes Argentine Government’s Push for Adoption of Trial in Absentia in AMIA Terror Bombing Case – B’nai B’rith International

We strongly support the Argentine government’s decision to send a bill to Congress that would enable “Trials in Absentia” in cases involving crimes against humanity, war crimes or genocide. Read more » »

Philippe Meyer sur Radio Shalom : « Après les élections, le combat contre l’antisémitisme continue plus que jamais »

Le président du BBF Philippe Meyer était l’invité de Radio Shalom le 10 juillet. Il est revenu sur l’analyse post-élections et la nécessité que LFI n’accède pas au pouvoir. Read more » »

Jewish Life Stories: An Israeli-American soldier falls in battle

This article is also available as a weekly newsletter, “Life Stories,” where we remember those who made an outsize impact in the Jewish world — or just left their community a better or more interesting place. Subscribe here to get “Life Stories” in your inbox every Tuesday. Read more » »

El historial del nuevo presidente de la UE está empañado por el antisemitismo, afirma la comunidad judía portuguesa

Enlace Judío  8 de julio 2024 Los líderes judíos portugueses han acusado a António Costa, presidente entrante de la Unión Europea y ex primer ministro de Portugal, de promover el antisemitismo, advirtiendo que podría usar su posición en la UE para amenazar la vida judía en el continente. Read more » »

Trudeau appoints Jewish lawmaker as new adviser on Canadian Jewish community and antisemitism

A Jewish member of Canada’s parliament was tapped as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s new adviser on the Jewish community and combating antisemitism following a series of violent attacks on synagogues and Jewish schools. Anthony Housefather’s appointment Friday came as Canada has seen a spike in violent antisemitism. Read more » »

B’nai Brief July 7, 2024

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A joyful jazz concert to raise the spirits

Brothers Adam and Simon Starr grew up listening to the music of jazz greats the likes of Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Nina Simone and Oscar Peterson, due to the influence of their late father Robin, a classically trained pianist, clarinetist and guitarist with a deep love for jazz music. Read more » »