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International Holocaust Remembrance Day

International Holocaust Remembrance Day On November 1st 2005, the UN passed a resolution that every year on January 27th, an International Holocaust Remembrance Day – יום הזיכרון הבינלאומי לשואה – will be observed. The date was chosen because on that day in 1945, the largest Nazi death camp, Auschwitz-Birkenau, was liberated by Soviet forces. Flash [...]

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The trend of Veganism in Tel-Aviv

In the past year in Israel, especially in the city of Tel Aviv, a new trend has come about in city life – the trend of Veganism – טִבְעוֹנוּת. Huge numbers of people have decided in a short space of time to change their menu from eating animals products, including meat – בָּשָׂר as well [...]

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Women of the Wall

1988 was a fundamental year in the history of the State of Israel. Not only did the Jewish state celebrate its 40th birthday, it was also the year in which different citizen groups begin to emerge, one of which is called Women of the Wall –”נשות הכותל” “Nashot Hakotel”. On December 8th, 1988, a group [...]

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