FEDERATION and CAMPAIGN NEWS

Operation Protective Shield

A Special Emergency Board of Directors Meeting was held on Monday, July 14. The... 


WE ARE THERE…!

The 2014 Campaign has reached  $1,000,000!  More is encouraged! If you have not... 


MULTI GENERATIONAL SUPER SUNDAY A SUPER SUCCESS!!!

Sunday, January 26, 2014 will go down in Central New York history as one of the most... 


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Around the World

July 24, 2014 Daily Alerts

Prepared for the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations... 


Daily Alert – Sunday, July 20, 2014

Prepared for the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations by... 


Latest From Israel by Jerry Silverman – 7/17/14

Dear colleagues, Below, please find a summary of the latest news from Israel, as... 


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Current News From The Jerusalem Post

COMMUNITY NEWS and INFORMATION

Statement by Federation Leadership

The cycle of violence between the Palestinians and the Israelis must end with a view toward each side respecting the right to safe and secure lives for all involved. Otherwise, it is very likely that the latest round of violence will lead to another and another and another. Is it too unreasonable to believe that if the Hamas-led government in Gaza... Read More →


Excerpts from Middle East Daily Alerts 7/21/14

Israel Opening Field Hospital for Palestinians in Gaza (Israel Defense Forces) The IDF will open a field hospital at the Erez Crossing on Sunday to supply medical assistance and humanitarian care to Palestinians from Gaza.   Senate Backs Israel in Conflict with Hamas (JTA) The U.S. Senate unanimously approved a non-binding resolution in support... Read More →


Jewish Book Council – July 9, 2014

   Visiting Scribes Reading List: Fiction – Mysteries  Gertrude Stein Reissues Focusing on the Artistic Process  by Dina Weinstein   Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was a rule-breaking poet and writer, supporter of the arts, and salon hostess. Continue Reading The... Read More →


JEWISH MOTORCYCLISTS TO RIDE IN OSWEGO

Jewish Motorcyclists Ride for Safe Haven 70th Reunion By Judith Stander The Jewish Motorcyclists Alliance (JMA) announces that their 10th Annual “Ride 2 Remember” Event will benefit the Safe Haven Museum & Education Center in Oswego, New York. JMA is an umbrella organization of Jewish motorcyclists from around the world including organized... Read More →


Fact: Muslims & Jews Once Prayed Together on Temple Mount

Muslims and Jews Once Prayed Together on the Temple Mount – Khaled Diab There is historic evidence that Muslims and Jews once prayed together on the Temple Mount. Following the surrender of Jerusalem to the Arab armies in the 7th century, Omar Ibn al-Khattab allowed Jews, who had been expelled by the Christian Byzantines, back into Jerusalem. “There... Read More →


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