Never before have Jews – as individuals and communities – faced so many opportunities and had so many true friends.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Genesis Prize Foundation Chairman Stan Polovets bestowed the award upon Kraft in front of an audience of 600 Israeli and international dignitaries.
Comedic star emcees Genesis Foundation million dollar prize.
The Jerusalem Post asked Stan Polovets, chairman and co-founder of the Genesis Prize Foundation, to comment on the situation with Robert Kraft.
The principle that one must treat a person as a person, not an object, has many scriptural wellsprings. None is more powerful than the principle, “Love your fellow as yourself.”
For 48 hours last week Israelis put partisanship on hold and frustrations on mute.
We are a family, indeed and you’ve made a mistake.
"We have no doubt that our partnerships with top global Jewish organizations will lead a growing number of young Jews to reconnect to world Jewry."
We think, plan, try to steer the course of our lives. This is all good; but alongside this rational, thoughtout plan, there is a smidgen of doubt, something that shakes our self-confidence.