Tags » Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem (The Holocaust Memorial)

Almost two years ago now I visited Yad Vashem for the first time. I was part of a tour organized by the Central Conference of American Rabbis which brought some of their rabbis, together with some of their Christian colleagues, on a visit to Israel. 733 more words

Zionism, Shoah, Palestine and Winter

Last post I promised that I would talk a little about what I’m studying, so here we go.

I’m taking three very interesting classes currently. 687 more words

IDF

Thieves steal Arbeit Macht Frei sign at Dachau

http://www.thejc.com/news/world-news/125066/thieves-steal-arbeit-macht-frei-sign-dachau

Police in Germany are investigating the theft of the “Arbeit Macht Frei” sign from the main gate at Dachau concentration camp.

A section of the wrought-iron sign, measuring 191cm by 94cm, was taken on Sunday night. 181 more words

News

A Curious Call

The other night I was getting ready to make dinner. I was in that lost state of looking in the fridge hoping that something was in there that would magically transform into a meal for my family when the phone rang. 525 more words

Writing