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Grapevine August 31, 2021: Biased Behavior

Movers and shakers in Israeli society.

I knew Hanukkah celebrated defeating the Greeks. Then I moved to Athens

My experiences here so far, while smaller and more limited due to coronavirus restrictions, have provided me with a remarkable new understanding of the history of that period.

By RABBI ELIRAN SHABO
13/12/2020

Rabbi Jellinek’s Hanukkah problem

Not even a million Maccabees, according to Jellinek, could bring the Messiah!

09/12/2020

Kfar Maccabiah Hotel opens Israel’s largest extreme-sports complex

The complex is a significant milestone in making the Kfar Maccabiah Club a leader in Israel in professional and popular sports, Kfar Maccabiah CEO Dror Morad said.

21st Maccabiah postponed a year for Olympics to 2022

Hoping to attract record number of competitors to Israel, Maccabi World Union doesn't want to conflict with delayed Tokyo Games

DETAILS ON a Jewish grave in Poland

Jewish athletes competing in Hungary honor 1st Jewish Olympic champion

Alfred Hajo, who died in 1955, was both the first Jewish Olympic champion and the first Hungarian one.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ
30/07/2019
squash

Tel Aviv welcomes world-class squash event

The British installed squash courts at their army bases. When the State of Israel was declared, they became part of the air force and the pilots became the Jewish state's first squash players.

2019 Maccabi World Union Congress

Maccabi World Union Congress opens in Israel

Around 350 members of the organization arrived in Israel from North and South America, Europe, the former Soviet Union, Australia and South Africa.

‘LET’S DEBATE the meaning of the Zionist Idea today – in Israel and the Diaspora, then compare notes

A common memory and a common destiny

We need to preserve our heritage and nation by building a new creative link in the wonderful chain of Jewish continuity.

By DVIR KAHANA
22/12/2017
CIRQUE DE GLACE’S ‘Ice Land.’

An icy blast set to hit August in Jerusalem

Russian ice dancers Cirque de Glace will wow the capital with chilly acrobatics.

26/07/2017
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