Off to Poland

Dear  Friends and Partners of the Jerusalem Connection:                                     My wife Pat and I are now in Poland to exhibit her paintings, The Auschwitz Album Revisited. This comes at the invitation of the Chief Rabbi of Poland to participate in the summer’s Krakow Jewish Cultural Festival.  We will be joining Cantor Roni Wexler for a total…

Gaza boat defies Greek ban

BY AVIEL MAGNEZI, YNET— American activists set sail from Greece on Friday aboard a boat set to take part in a pro-Palestinian flotilla to Gaza, defying calls from Israel to cancel it and a ban by Athens.  The vessel was stopped by the Greek Coast Guard some 25 minutes after its unauthorized departure. It was…