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In the Machal Museum in front of a photo of himself as a young IDF soldier

David Teperson in 2006 ... he was Israel’s longest-serving IDF soldier.

As a young man, sporting a beard

With his wife Shoshana

Standing at 1.98 meters tall, David Teperson acquired the ap...
A back-to-work session in progress in Raanana

A couple of years ago I was on the verge of giving up. As a ...
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In memory of Eli Mandel, author of the poetry collection Dre...
Hava Almo in the Ethiopian Cultural Heritage Center she’s created in her own home in Beit Shean

Yiftach Arnon, visiting the Ethiopian Center from a nearby kibbutz, becomes an instant Ethiopian elder at the hands of Hava

Story and Photos: Lydia Aisenberg  Hava Almo originates...
First Nations Kahnawake Community Police Chief Dwayne Zacharie visiting the Western Wall, Jerusalem

Dwayne Zacharie at the Givat Haviva Peace Tree

David Mendelsohn and Dwayne Zacharie in the Jezreel Valley

In 2003 and still a work in progress, First Nations educators leave their peaceful mark on the Givat Haviva peace tree

Story and Photos: Lydia Aisenberg Dwayne Zacharie, a recent ...
Professor Hanna Engelberg-Kulka

This woman's father was refused a job at Vienna University i...

I met Sybil when she began working at the BOS (British Olim ...

Co-authors: Walter Hatchuel and Lily-Rose Michalowsky  ...
A young Irving Berlin at the piano in 1906, and (below) receiving the U.S.stamp of approval in 2002



We own more phonographs than there are old record stores in ...
Haya Samir ... her father encouraged her to promote fraternity and peace

April 23, 2015 - Independence Day. Lenore (my lovely wife) a...
Chiune Sugihara wrote blank visas for Jews and threw them from departing train



In the landscaped grounds in the park outside, this Universalist message rings loud and clear. Statues and memorials dot the expansive park

Example of a Sugihara visa


Three works at the Sugihara Museum:Fountain in Memorial Park, Bust of Chiune Sugihara, Museum banner displayed on town streets, Bells of Peace.

The little agricultural town of Yaotsu sits amidst the pictu...
Home sweet home ... Meira with husband Jack and Jack’s sister, Roslyn Segal, in their new home

We had been thinking about moving to a smaller apartment. Su...

It's a sad fact of modern life that many marriages end in di...
Sharona with her late husband, Ed

The receptionist hands me a questionnaire to fill out - Name...
The decision to divorce is usually a difficult one, particul...

A friend of mine recently sat Shiva for a dearly beloved hus...

 Michael died on Tuesday September 18, 2012. Anyone who...

Many years ago I was fortunate enough to have met Blossom wh...

It is several months since my cousin and beloved friend Judi...
aprilEvery visit to Nat Shilco's Raanana workroom encompasse...