Archives for December 2019
B’nei Mitzvah With Disabilities Find Their Way to the Bimah
Technology plus a new understanding of inclusion has opened doors for children with a range of disabilities to celebrate their bar or bat mitzvahs.
RBG Inducted Into Hall of Fame at Philadelphia Jewish Museum
The National Museum of American Jewish History is also hosting a special exhibition, “Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.”
In Israel, More Doctors Changing Approach to End-of-Life Care
Doctors now increasingly favor palliative care for terminal patients at the end of their lives rather than aggressive medical interventions
Ribalow Prize Presented to Author Michael David Lukas
The award ceremony featured a slate of speakers who provided a rich backdrop to Lukas’s evocative novel, 'The Last Watchman of Old Cairo.'
Boris Johnson Defeats Jeremy Corbyn in British Elections
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has defeated Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party by a large margin, exit polls indicate.