Here’s a run-down of 5 Jewish things about the prestigious awards.
What would Bobby do?4
Arriving at the King David Gallery two days after the blast, owner David Peretz returned to a broken storefront and damaged merchandise. Because the Orthodox Jew closes shop on Shabbat, however, all his workers were at home when the explosion happened.
The Jewish National Fund’s American fundraising arm gave $530,000 to a visitor’s center in a West Bank settlement.104
As the American and Israeli leaders prepare to meet today, reactions to a new arms deal tell us a lot about how people view the Obama administration and its Israeli counterpart, Jane Eisner writes.
In a new ad (“We’ve Seen This Before) from the advocacy group Bend the Arc Jewish Action, seniors urge the young to help defeat the Republican presidential nominee.
The resemblance between Trump’s post-Chelsea bombing approach to terrorism and Israel’s battle-tested doctrine should not be overstated. Trump has offered a simplistic interpretation of Israel’s approach to combating terror threats.38
Donald Trump voters, at least those in North Carolina, really dislike Hillary Clinton.
It is a well known secret in Jewish Republican circles: Donors are steering clear from Donald Trump, finding any excuses to channel their political contributions to congressional races and Super PACs supporting down-ballot candidates rather than writing a check for the Republican standard bearer.15
A major Jewish philanthropist and his massive hedge fund are facing insider trading charges, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced Wednesday.
Next week, Yeshiva University will meet the rabbi chosen to try to drag it out of its deepening financial morass. The encounter comes as the future of the troubled university remains very much uncertain.4
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