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‘#1 fan’ of Israel’s National Airline has over 40,000 Pieces of Memorabilia


Marvin Goldman owns thousands of posters, El Al ads and photos. (Marvin G. Goldman Collection)

NEW YORK (JTA) — Walking into Marvin Goldman’s apartment on Manhattan’s Upper West Side is like entering a museum dedicated to El Al, Israel’s national airline.

In one room, shelves and…

5 Jewish facts about the new Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ movie


lden Ehrenreich attends the Premiere Of Disney Pictures And Lucasfilm's "Solo: A Star Wars Story" - Arrivals on May 10, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. ( Frazer Harrison/Getty Images via JTA)

JTA — “Star Wars” fans are eagerly awaiting the franchise’s latest film, “Solo: A Star …

March of the Living San Diego Particpant Reflections


Western Region participants at the entrance to Birkenau.

The March of the Living is an international educational program that brings Jewish teens from all over the world to Poland on Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Memorial Day, to march from Auschwitz to Birkenau, and then on to Israel to observe…

Spread Your Wings and Fly


San Diego's Israel Connections Initiative fosters engagement and connections between San Diego and Israel. With your support, we are proud to partner with the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI). JAFI brings Jews to Israel, Israel to Jews and helps build a better society in Israel and beyond.…

The Impossible Burger is now Kosher


The Impossible Burger has made waves for “bleeding” like a normal beef patty. (Courtesy of Leo Gong/Impossible Foods)

(JTA) — Those who keep kosher and have been craving a cheeseburger should rejoice — the Impossible Burger, a meatless patty that has made waves for how similar it t…