One of the exhibit objects – a simple pair of scissors from that period – show us exactly what a typical tool used by Jews looked like.
(JTA) — Warsaw’s Jewish community and Poland’s main Jewish museum resolved their legal dispute over copyright in a bid to promote better relations based on unity between two of Poland’s most prominent Jewish institutions, the groups said in a joint statement. The joint statement last week follows a lawsuit filed last year by the community…
Throughout his career as a real estate and sportswear executive, president of the Koret Foundation and chairman of Taube Philanthropies, co-founder of the United States Football League and principal of its team, the Oakland Invaders, Thaddeus “Tad” Taube, 82, has been known for his significant philanthropic efforts and his Jewish focus. These two proclivities converged notably at his alma mater, Stanford University, where in 2005 he founded the Taube Center for Jewish Studies.
The special Jewish relationship to eating and drinking will be a recurring thread at the new Jewish history museum in Warsaw.