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Composer Lior Navok

A scene from "And the Trains Kept Coming"

Nuremberg performance for Israeli's Holocaust oratorio The f...
A companion through life ... the writer’s aged compendium of prayers


Those were days of awe. The shul in Cape Town, South Africa ...
Uncle Hershel in his prisoners’ uniform in a photo taken after the war

Uncle Hershel with his wife Frieda (left) and his niece Ida – the writer’s grandmother – in Israel a few years before his death

Israel's Holocaust commemoration day, Yom Hashoah, falls on ...
Photo by Dr. M. Richard Mendelson

In the cavernous drawing room of the matriarch's seaside man...
Photo: Chaya Weiner

When asked, "Where does God exist?" the Kotzker Rebbe famous...
Spencer Tracy in a scene from the movie ‘Judgment at Nuremberg’,. Writer Eric Moss says that the film made a big impression on him

My complex encounter with Germans and Israelis at a Second G...
Photo Credit:http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AHanuka-Menorah-by-Gil-Dekel-2014.jpg

In memory of our son Yaakov Yehudah Frimer Every year as Cha...
Jose Levi Domingos at the Jewish Museum at Belmonte

Jose Levi Domingos studies the list names of those who died in the Inquisition

A hidden door connecting two apartments to enable food and Jewish objects to be delivered without being exposed

Published in Hebrew in Makor Rishon, 10.5.2013. Translated b...
A young Chavruta boy learning

A group of Chavruta tutors and students

Did you just make aliyah? Or are you an English speaker livi...

"The Spanish Inquisition sought to punish Jews who had conve...

Whether it is the nearly 2000-year-old mat discovered by Yig...

The Beth Tzedek carpet Some Jewish carpets, having been comm...

A Boy's Desperate Fight for Survival in Wartime Author: Rubi...

The Shtetl of Musnik: The Story of the Zilber Family and the...

The recent opening of the beautiful new Frankel TALI school ...

Flags over the Warsaw Ghetto: The Untold Story of the Warsaw...

By Vicky Bornstein Docostory Ltd. 2010. Paperback. 285 pages...
Sir John Monash

I was born in Perth, Western Australia, in 1944. Had I been ...

By Rabbi Avraham Feder Hardcover. Two Volume Set. ISBN: 978-...

 Pesach and Baruch Hashem the family was together. Watc...