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When the Siren Cries: Yom Hazikaron Commemoration with Rabbi Jonty Blackman

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, February 26, 2024 / Comments Off on When the Siren Cries: Yom Hazikaron Commemoration with Rabbi Jonty Blackman

When the Siren Cries   This year on Israel’s Memorial Day, the siren will sound through Israel as it does every year; but this year its ring will be much […]

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Competing Narratives: History Mobilized for National Conflict

By Ellen Resnek / Wednesday, January 24, 2024 / Comments Off on Competing Narratives: History Mobilized for National Conflict

Israel Speakers Series: Session 1 Competing Narratives – History Mobilized for National Conflict with Speaker: Avi Ben Hur: Scholar in Residence, Classrooms Without Borders   Rodef Shalom Congregation  Co-Sponsored by […]

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Classrooms Without Borders’ Avi Ben-Hur on the aftermath of Oct. 7

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, January 23, 2024 / Comments Off on Classrooms Without Borders’ Avi Ben-Hur on the aftermath of Oct. 7

SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE GIVES UPDATE FROM THE GROUND: Read the story HERE Avi will be in the Greater Pittsburgh Area February 4th through the 14th 2024

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Protected: Meet and Greet with Avi Ben-Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, January 16, 2024 / Comments Off on Protected: Meet and Greet with Avi Ben-Hur

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Securing Israel’s Future: Navigating Politics and Accountability in the Netanyahu Era with Avi Ben-Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Tuesday, January 16, 2024 / Comments Off on Securing Israel’s Future: Navigating Politics and Accountability in the Netanyahu Era with Avi Ben-Hur

Explore the intricate balance between Israel’s safety and political dynamics in our upcoming event. Join us as we delve into the challenges faced by Netanyahu in maintaining power amidst growing […]

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Post Film Discussion Children of Peace with Maayan Schwartz Writer/Director and CWB Scholar Avi Ben-Hur

By Ellen Resnek / Monday, January 15, 2024 / Comments Off on Post Film Discussion Children of Peace with Maayan Schwartz Writer/Director and CWB Scholar Avi Ben-Hur

About the Film: For more than a century, a persistent conflict has unfolded between Arabs and Jews. In an extraordinary departure from the norm, a collective of visionaries chose to […]

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Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 3

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 3

Embark on a thought-provoking journey through the intricate history of Israel with Avi Ben Hur in this three-part series. Delve into the depths of historical narratives and contested landscapes as […]

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Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 2

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 2

Embark on a thought-provoking journey through the intricate history of Israel with Avi Ben Hur in this three-part series. Delve into the depths of historical narratives and contested landscapes as […]

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Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 1

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Judaism’s Ancient and Ongoing Roots in Israel with Avi Ben-Hur: a 3 part Course Session 1

Embark on a thought-provoking journey through the intricate history of Israel with Avi Ben Hur in this three-part series. Delve into the depths of historical narratives and contested landscapes as […]

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Book Talk: The People on the Beach

By Ellen Resnek / Thursday, December 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Book Talk: The People on the Beach

Book Talk: The People on the Beach A vivid history tracing Holocaust survivors who risked everything again for a new life in Palestine.   ABOUT THE BOOK: THE PEOPLE ON THE BEACH On […]

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