Antisemitism, Jewish Communities, USA

Sukkot 5778: A Sukkah in the Prison of the Mexican Inquisition

Throughout our history, the Yehudim have overcome all obstacles to observe the Mitzvah of the Sukkah. But perhaps one of the most striking examples of the Jewish people's love and determination for this precept is the Sukkah that was built in the prisons of the Inquisition of Mexico City in 1603 by a crypto-Jewish man named… Continue reading Sukkot 5778: A Sukkah in the Prison of the Mexican Inquisition

Antisemitism, Barcelona, Jewish Communities, Madrid

Jewish Community of Madrid: Price Or Januka 2017

The Jewish Community of Madrid has announced that it will award its 2017 Or Januká Award to the State Security Forces and Corps for its defense of democracy and constitutional order and for "their risky work". According to a statement, the work of the Security Forces and Corps allows Jewish life in the capital "to… Continue reading Jewish Community of Madrid: Price Or Januka 2017

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SPANISH MAYOR SUSPEND ISRAELI FILM CYCLE / ISRAEL EMBASSY RESPONSE

 The mayor of Cadiz suspends the film cycle when it "contradicts the 2016 agreement to join the campaign 'Espacio Libre de Apartheid Israelí' The City of Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain, yesterday suspended in a surprising way the Israeli Film Cycle that began Tuesday in the Contemporary Culture Space (ECCO), a municipal facilities that has hosted two… Continue reading SPANISH MAYOR SUSPEND ISRAELI FILM CYCLE / ISRAEL EMBASSY RESPONSE

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The musical “The Physician” to be worldwide released in Spain next december

"The Physician", the novel by the American Noah Gordon, will be released worldwide in Spain - next December 7 in Seville - in the form of a "symphonic" musical, that is, without stage design, but with 80 musicians and 30 actors in a proposal "blessed" by the best-selling author. Created by composer Ivan Macías and… Continue reading The musical “The Physician” to be worldwide released in Spain next december

Jewish Communities

2018 Giro de Italia will start in Jerusalem

Israel has invested about 12 million Euros in the starting of the next Italian round, whose first three stages will be played in Israel. The 2018 Giro will begin in Jerusalem. Guy Sagiv, who is not only Israel's time trial champion and star in David's jersey, is also a sergeant in the country's army, competed… Continue reading 2018 Giro de Italia will start in Jerusalem