March 7, 2012 RSS feed / World News

British peer quits after statements

British peer Jenny Tonge resigned as party whip of the Liberal Democrats after saying that Israel would not survive for long in its present form.  More...

‘The Artist’ salvages Jewish pride at Oscars

Jewish director Michel Hazanavicius won top honors at the Oscars for “The Artist,” while Israel’s entry in the awards, “Footnote” by Joseph Cedar, lost to an Iranian film.  More...

Hadassah begins centennial year

Hadassah marked its centennial with a Shabbat service and rededication ceremony.  The service and ceremony on Feb. More...

Horse named ‘Pogrom’ upsets Arizona Jews

BAD CHOICE…

A Polish champion horse entered in an Arizona horse show has offended some local Jewish residents because his name, Pogrom, refers to anti-Jewish attacks.  The three-year-old colt was entered to compete in the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show. More...