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EU Poll Finds 90% of European Jews Feel Anti-Semitism Increasing


Illustrative: Nazi signs reading 'Jews out' and swastikas are painted at the entrance of a Jewish cemetery in Herrlisheim, eastern France, in this April 30, 2004 photo. (AP Photo/Gil Michel)

LONDON — Nearly 90 percent of European Jews feel that anti-Semitism has increased in their home c…

What Did Israelis Google in 2018?


An illuminated Google logo is seen inside an office building in Zurich, Switzerland December 5, 2018. (photo credit: REUTERS/ARND WIEGMANN)

What were Israelis googling in 2018?

The No. 1 most searched word or phrase in Israel – and globally – was the World Cup, which was held in June …

From Our Shinshinit


Michal Sharon, Shinshinit, and Pam Ferris, CEO of Seacrest

A wonderful Hanukkah party at Seacrest on Tuesday, December 4th was had by all. Seacrest is where I visit once a week and provide programming about Israel to residents who have, in four short months, become my family. 

I teach t…

JREP Multi-Family Market Update a Success!


More than 50 real estate professionals joined the Jewish Federation's JREP meeting at Downtown Works in December.

On Thursday, December 6th, the Jewish Federation of San Diego’s JREP (Jewish Real Estate Professionals) hosted our last networking event of 2018 which focused on the Multi…

NextGen Brings in the Light of Chanukah


On Sunday evening, 70 young professionals gathered together at Mission Brewery to bring in the spirit of Chanukah. The party began with an inspirational speech led by NextGen’s board member, Greg Hutto. In his speech, Greg emphasized coming together as a community in this time of darkness…