The community is having to tap its reserves to pay for welfare services for Holocaust survivors that tourists usually help fund.
In Einstein in Bohemia, Michael Gordin provides a meticulously researched, accessible, and fascinating portrait of Einstein, filtered “through the lens of his ties to Habsburg Prague.”
Hoffberg advises spending three to four hours for the tour, to enable stops at all the vital destinations, of which there are many.
The Czech Jewish community has called for the removal and return of the stones for years. Stones uncovered during future excavation work will be returned.
Throughout our short stay – a high school graduation present to my son, who turns 18 next month – two different pieces of music constantly came to mind.
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis made his first visit to Israel, as the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia create greater inroads with the Jewish state.
Deri is scheduled to visit interior ministers from the Czech Republic and Hungary as well as other Jewish institutions.
"I will get this money from you one way or another,” the Jewish character said in the skit.
About a half million tourists, predominantly non-Jewish, each year tour the Jewish Quarter, or Josefov, as it is called.
Freedom’s victory was inspiring, but tyranny – cunning, brazen and techy – is back on the attack.