According to Israeli officials, over 19,000 Jews made Israel their new home in 2010. Over 3,300 of them immigrated from the U.S. Thanks to the law of return and the Jewish Agency, Israel is a place where all Jews can feel welcome.
Check out the full article by Haaretz.
The JTA posted an article yesterday afternoon on Jewish football teams around the US and their proposal for a best of the east-west teams playoff, a J-Bowl.
Check out the full article here. Maybe we should consider a Silicon Valley team…any takers?
(JTA) — Advertisements about “Israeli war crimes” slated to be carried by buses in downtown Seattle have been rejected.
On Dec. 24, King County Executive Dow Constantine ordered the Metro Transit system to reject the ad as well as any other new noncommercial advertising.
The Seattle Midwest Awareness Campaign had paid $1,794 to place the advertisements on 12 buses beginning Dec. 27, the day Israel entered Gaza to stop rocket attacks on its southern communities. The ads feature a group of children looking at a demolished building under the heading “Israeli War Crimes: Your tax dollars at work.” Continue reading
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Hot articles in the January issue include:
- Rabbi Aron celebrates 20 year at Shir Hadash
- Jewbilee returns to town on January 23
- Harold Grinspoon, founder and primary funder of the PJ Library Program, speaks at a special breakfast
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Love this thankful video!