Jewish Mogul on a Mission

Thursday, July 18, 2013

FIRST LOOK, LONG READ: Jeffrey Katzenberg – ‘Mogul on a Mission’ by Danielle Berrin for the Jewish Journal. “The publicity chief arrives to escort me to Katzenberg’s office. “You…

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Bruce Ratner to succeed Morgenthau as chairman of the Museum of Jewish Heritage

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The developer Bruce Ratner will succeed Robert M. Morgenthau, the former Manhattan district attorney, as chairman of the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the…

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Simon Wiesenthal Center Raises Record $2.2M at Annual Dinner

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The Simon Wiesenthal Center raised a record $2.2 million at its annual National Tribute Dinner held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel Tuesday night according to The Hollywood Reporter. …

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Zack Galifianakis shows up at Jewish owned comedy club

Saturday, May 11, 2013

The New York Post reports Zack Galifianakis showed up at a NYC comedy club, called Stand Up NY, where Galifianakis used to work as a night manager. Jewish club…

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Knicks game leads to $100,000 for Jewish charities

Saturday, May 11, 2013

The New York Daily News reports that a chance meeting between pharmaceutical mogul Stewart Rahr and NYC real estate developer Jona Rechnitz at a New York Knicks game…

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Video: United Hatzalah founder Eli Beer at TEDMED 2013

Sunday, May 5, 2013

EMT and founder of United Hatzalah Eli Beer re-imagined first response and the power of community, saving 40,000 lives this year alone. He shares the story of its…

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French Jewish students take legal action against Twitter

Friday, March 22, 2013

AFP – A Jewish student group has announced it was taking further legal action against Twitter over the global networking site’s failure to respond to a French court order…

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China Debates Lew’s Lunch Tab – but do they know he keeps kosher?

Thursday, March 21, 2013

The WSJ reports, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew’s lunch in Beijing on Tuesday, notable for the appropriately named guests in attendance, is garnering attention in China for another reason: the…

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Cory Booker attends the Manischewitz cook off

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker attended the Manischewitz Cook off @corybooker is at our cookoff #manicookoff13 @manischewitzco twitter.com/ManischewitzCo… — Manischewitz (@ManischewitzCo) March 21, 2013   RT @elierosenfeld: Mayor Cory…

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An Israeli lollipop that helps you lose weight

Thursday, March 21, 2013

“Willy Wonka may have the secret recipe for the Everlasting Gobstopper, but it’s an Israeli candy company that is taking the confectionery and health food world by storm…

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