Today in History, October 10: 1966: The Jewish musical duo, Simon and Garfunkel, released the album Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme.


Spain Begins Review of Sephardic Jews Citizenship Applications

Officials in Spain will begin reviewing citizenship applications by some 4,500 individuals who identified themselves as descendants of Sephardic Jews.

Obama Administration Appropriates $12M for Holocaust Survivors

$12 million will be awarded for assistance to Holocaust survivors.

Tens of Thousands Receive Priestly Blessing at Western Wall

Tens of thousands gathered at the Western Wall in Jerusalem amid heavy security for the holiday priestly blessing.

Pope Francis Visits Catholic-Jewish Statue in Philadelphia

Pope Francis made an unscheduled visit to a statue that refutes centuries of anti-Semitic imagery in Catholic art.


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Kuwait Airways Found to Have Discriminated Against Israelis

United States government determines that Kuwait Airways discriminated against an Israeli by refusing to sell him a ticket.

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Jewish Teen Assaulted Near Paris

A young Jewish boy was attacked and called a dirty Jew.


V'Zot Habrachah: Bound in Unity

In the Midrash Rabbah they said that it is as if His throne is reinforced up above, in times when Israel is united.

Soul Food, October 10

If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.-Barack Obama