Congregation Shaarkey Zedek in Winnipeg hosted a "Death Cafe" – a program that allows people to come together to talk about death and dying in a social setting – earlier this month, according to the Canadian Jewish News.
Nelson Mandela was recalled recently by a leading Israeli educator who was chosen in 1992 by the then-South African president to lead an innovative educational program that is still operating in South African schools.
A “lost” 1945 documentary on the Holocaust using harrowing footage of the death camps shot by British and Soviet film units is to be released late this year just ahead of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe, according to the British newspaper The Independent.
Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who broke the story of former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden's leaks, said on Monday in an Israeli television interview that more secrets that relate to Israel will be revealed in future stories, the news agency Reuters reported.
A car bomb exploded in Hezbollah’s southern Beirut stronghold yesterday, reportedly killing five and injuring at least 20 in what an Israeli terrorism expert said is further evidence that the civil war in Syria is spilling over into Lebanon.