Israel Day Parade

Still Marching For Israel After All These Years

As parade marks 50th year, oldest marcher, 91, going strong.

06/03/2014
Staff Writer
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Five decades ago, longtime Brooklynite Grace Salant marched in the Israel day parade with her several young children trailing alongside.

Marching in her 50th Israel parade. Courtesy of Hello Video & Photos Studio

Celebrating Israel’s Parade

05/28/2013
Editorial

Strange, how so many Israelites could witness the miracles of the Exodus and yet have been disillusioned enough to want to return to Egypt. How could they not have been in a constant state of joy and optimism, realizing their place in sacred history?

Sign Of The Times: Gays March, ‘No One Cared’

06/05/2012
Staff Writer

Even as the brilliantly sunny Sunday of the Celebrate Israel Parade turned into an overcast and chilly start to the workweek, excitement persisted over the long-sought inclusion of a coalition of organizations representing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered Jews.

LGBT Jews under the banner of Jewish Queer Youth march Sunday. Robert J. Saferstein
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