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Jerusalem House of Quality shows 'Yoffi shel Israel' exhibit

The 'Yoffi shel Israel' project that promotes Israeli art created by immigrant artists from Russia is being hosted at the Jerusalem House of Quality.

By ISAAC WEISS
19/10/2021

New exhibition celebrates the beauty (yoffi) of Israel

Commissioning 36 artists who made aliyah from the former Soviet Union, their artwork is now presented to the public as part of the Yoffi shel Israel (Beauty of Israel) postcard exhibition.

By Arkady Mayofis
14/10/2021
An immigrant from the former Soviet Union speaks to the Knesset Committee for Immigration, Absorptio

In ‘Golden Voices,’ Russian movie dubbers reinvent themselves in Israel, to hilarious effect

Russian movie dubbers reinvent themselves in Israel, to hilarious effect

By ANDREW LAPIN/JTA
09/10/2021
An original yellow star (not on general display) is seen at the artifacts department

6,500 Holocaust survivors to receive pension from Germany for first time

6,500 Holocaust survivors will receive pensions from Germany, including Russian, German, Israeli and French nationals who hid in Nazi-occupied territory.

Siberian Jews open region’s largest Jewish education center in Tomsk

Tomsk is symbolic for many Russian Jews for its Cantonist community, which has become an icon of the determination of many Jews in Russia to adhere to their faith and culture.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
17/09/2021

'Bring vodka:' Shas MK blasted for racist comments towards Yesh Atid MK

"What national pride have you brought? An interior minister convicted of accepting bribes and sitting in jail?" MK Vladimir Beliak said, as Shas MKs yelled "Vodka, vodka" from the opposition benches.

Putin holds up Israel as a model of unity for Ukrainians and Russians

"They seem to be unlike each other, but all the same, the Jewish people value their unity,” he said.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
02/07/2021
Russian-speaking young Jews from the Former Soviet Union came together and experienced Israel throug

Russian-speaking Jews in Los Angeles have a new place they can call home

Moishe House is "a place where young adults in their 20s come together and create vibrant Jewish communities."

Navalny protests hit Israeli streets as Tel Aviv calls for his release

Protesters gathered near the Russian embassy in Tel Aviv, carrying signs in Hebrew, English, and Russian reading "Free Navalny."

Remembering the emigration of Soviet Jewry - opinion

Today, America is home to 750,000 Russian-speaking Jewish citizens, one tenth of the Jewish population of the United States.

By MARINA YUDBOROVSKY , ERIC D. FINGERHUT
07/12/2020
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