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By Lily Bethlehem On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

New Joan Rivers Bio ‘Last Girl Before Freeway’

  A new Joan Rivers biography called “Last Girl Before Freeway: The Life, Loves, Losses, and Liberation of Joan Rivers” is due out this month. It will be available for sale on November 15. Vanity More...

By Jewish Business News On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Jeffrey H. Konis Explores the Life of His Grandmother, a Holocaust Survivor, in His Latest Novel ‘the Conversations We Never Had’

  The Conversations We Never Had is a heartwarming story that will leave you eager to spend time with your family and learn more about them before it’s too late. Jeffrey, please tell us, what is The More...

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By Fergus OConnell On Sunday, September 11th, 2016

The Paradise Ghetto

PROLOG The Paradise Ghetto was the name the Nazis gave to the Czech town of Theresienstadt during World War II.  The Germans expelled the town’s inhabitants and set up a ghetto for so-called ‘privileged’ More...

By Albert Hecht On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Obama Recommends Book by Israeli Author Yuval Noah Harari: ‘Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind’

  In an interview to CNN’s Fareed Zakaria the US President Barack Obama was asked to provide recommendations of books that he read while on vacation in Hawaii. One of the books was the international More...

The Inventor’s Dilemma: Joseph Gerber,    Gerber,   circa 1995. Courtesy,   Gerber Family. Photo by Sonia Gerber.
By Jewish Business News On Sunday, July 17th, 2016

The Inventor’s Dilemma: Joseph Gerber, the Jewish ‘Thomas Edison’ of Manufacturing

Joseph Gerber, a Jewish refugee from Nazi Austria, came to America as a penniless youth and eventually became known as “the ‘Thomas Edison’ of manufacturing.” He introduced the first digitally controlled More...

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By Ilan Shavit On Monday, June 20th, 2016

Lewinsky Allegedly Freaked Out After Clinton’s Affair With VP’s Daughter, New York Post

  President Bill Clinton had a second affair with glamorous TV journalist, Eleanor Mondale, the former Vice President Walter Mondale’s daughter, New York Post report.   Former secret service More...

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By Viva Sarah Press On Monday, May 30th, 2016

Gates and Zuckerberg Want You to Read This Israeli Book

  Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates has released his 2016 list of summertime reads and it includes a 400-page history of the human race. Light reading it is not. But for Israeli historian Yuval More...

Yanetz Levi with Chinese fan,   Photo Courtesy of the Israeli embassy in China - Israeli children's book
By Itamar Eichner On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Israeli Children’s Book Wins Over China

Almost every Israeli parent and child knows Yanetz Levi’s series of children’s books, “Adventures of Uncle Arie”. More than 700, 000 copies of the series have been sold in Israel and now they are flying More...

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By Itamar Eichner On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

The Untold Stories of Israel’s Diplomats

In July 1977, Menachem Begin landed in Washington for his first visit as the Israeli prime minister, along with his wife Aliza and a delegation of ministers and MKs. A convoy of limousines took the guests to More...

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By Niva Goldberg On Sunday, March 13th, 2016

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Memoir Is Coming & It’ll Be the Feminist Must-Read of the Year

Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, has announced in a press release that it will be publishing Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s memoir My Own Words in January 2017. According to the New York More...


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