Tag Archives: Yad Vashem

International Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

It is International Holocaust Memorial Day today, and although it is not marked in Israel since we have our own Yom Hashoah after Pesach, this is a fitting time to both talk about the Shoah, to remember the different kinds … Continue reading

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An officer and a gentleman – and a historian

My cousin’s son Noam Corb is something of a legend in our family. This young man, only 21 years old, and a combat officer in the IDF, has become a not-so-amateur historian and researcher of the Shoah. He got the … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I must apologize for the lack of posting during this past week. Life simply got in the way. But never mind, thank goodness it’s Friday and time for another Good News Friday post. First on my list is some good … Continue reading

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Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism, still alive and kicking around the world

Despite ongoing, if fruitless, peace talks with the Palestinians, and against the background of the barbaric civil wars taking place just over our borders in Syria, Lebanon and Egypt, all of which ought to shine a more positive light on … Continue reading

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Is Europe waking up to the Antisemitism in its midst?

Is Europe starting to wake up to the dangers of Antisemitism in its midst? In Norway a debate is under way at the highest political levels following a TV report on the findings of Palestinian Media Watch (PMW): A debate … Continue reading

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