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‘Casual Conversations’ photo exhibit delves into complicated Russian-American Jewish identity.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
“The Jews of Russia must realize the dangers inherent in the possible collapse of the Putin government, understand the rules of the game and be aware of the limitations.”
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By SAM SOKOL
“His murder is the low point in a process that started about two years ago which has left the Jewish intelligentsia and its milieu feeling more uneasy than ever before in post-communist Russia.”
“He managed to do and build in his life what most people would require many lifetimes to accomplish.”
By STEVE LINDE
Dovid Mondshine of the Federation of Jewish Communities of the CIS has expressed interest in evacuating the Jewish community of Donetsk to the nearby Russian city of Rostov.
The announcement came days after representatives of the European Jewish Congress urged the EU to create just such an office.
Yosef Mendelevitch returns to city where he was captured years prior after protesting Soviet refusal to permit Jewish emigration to Israel.
Krichevsky, 36, was told Tuesday that he and his family — a wife and six children — have 15 days to leave Russia.
Ukrainian Rabbi: "There is anti-Semitism, but not systematic anti-Semitism. We do not feel more threatened after the revolution."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Devenue au début des années 1990 une frange conséquente de la population, la communauté russe d’Israël reste sujette aux fantasmes
By Nathan Cahn
Speculation about an Islamist link strengthened after investigators charged a man from the Muslim Chechnya region over the killing.
The suspect, of Chechen origin, was detained on Saturday and was linked to the war-torn republic's Interior Ministry
Alexey Ostapenko is involved with efforts to ship aid to Ukraine and believes that the presence of the logo of Azov militias shows the attack was nationalistically motivated.
The Salt Line
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Office head Zissels was outspoken against Russia’s actions in Ukraine and co-signed a letter accusing Putin of abusing anti-Semitism concerns.
By SAM SOKOL,JTA
NGO for Russian-speaking Jewry lobbies for funding, invites Peres to September conference in his hometown.
200 Russian-speaking Jewish veterans gather with families at the United Nations to commemorate Russia’s Victory Day.
By MAYA SHWAYDER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
26 Iyar is the Hebrew date for May 9, 1945, the day that Nazi Germany surrendered to the Red Army.
Despite high profile anti-Semitic incidents throughout Ukraine, Jewish leaders believe incidents are Russian provocations.
The confab, which takes place from April 24 to 27, is considered the largest Jewish gathering in the FSU.
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Edelstein is set to speak about Russian-Jewish innovation in culture and technology at Limmud FSU conference in New Jersey.
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"I think that they dress it up in nice clothing but sadly what they are trying to do is again take away Judaism from the Jews."
Russian Jewish community, Israeli delegation to Winter Games honor Israelis killed by Palestinian gunmen in Munich.
Lesovoy’s own story is a miracle; Only someone like him can give over the wonder and miracle of Israel to Russians, who can contribute so much of their talents and abilities to the State of Israel.
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Eliezer Lesovoy grapples with the unique challenges facing Jews of the former Soviet Union.
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One of the most inspirational pillars of the former refusenik movement, dies at the age of 72.
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Extraordinarily, it seems that we old-timer Israelis are more familiar with the melodies than the Russian speakers themselves.
By YORAM DORI
Innovation was the focus of this year’s Limmud FSU-US conference
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Soviet emigré Anya von Bremzen’s memoir looks at her childhood – and a century of Russian history – through the lens of food.
By AMY SPIRO
New Barbizon, a group of five female artists, paints modern Israeli life ‘in situ’.
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Israel has not officially acknowledged carrying out the attack, though that did not stop Iran and Syria from placing blame on Jerusalem.
Of all the many refuseniks who came to our attention, Volodya was one of the most memorable and probably the most famous
By CHAIM CHESLER
The author recalls meeting at an apartment near Gorky street in Moscow decades ago.
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A combination anti-Semitism, the tightening of political screws and a likely economic crisis could push a substantial number of Russian Jews to emigrate.
By ALEXEI BAYER
What is this Jewishness that we share and all our ancestors shared?
By JONATHAN ROSENBLUM
My friend is a radical leftist who actually opposes the existence of the State of Israel. So why the sudden fear about the “non-Jews,” the Russians?