As a Jewish woman with Israeli heritage, who grew up in NYC and currently resides in London, I too find the media infuriating and am relentlessly posting statuses, articles and videos to demonstrate to people that we’re not evil monsters out to oppress Palestinians and rule the world.
We know you have many choices when it comes to what you read online during your day. So we try not to say this often, and we don’t say it lightly: If you only read one thing today, read this.
Abby Kirshbaum is currently studying abroad in Copenhagen, where a horrific synagogue shooting just took place. This is her account of that night.
You're Invited: Professor Jay Geller To Speak About German Jews At U of M's Center For Jewish Studies
Even after the Shoah, Jews chose to settle in Germany. Who were these Jews, now numbering nearly 200,000, and why did they decide to remain in a country that had been hostile to their very existence only a few years earlier? Professor Jay Geller tries to answer that question.