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Mission Hills Jewish Cemetery Sued A 2nd Time

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A Jewish cemetery in Mission Hills is being sued again, just a year after reaching a $35.2 million settlement to a lawsuit alleging mass disturbances of graves. 248 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Symmetry

Jewish Symmetry – Prague

It was surprisingly small and until 1787 this was the only place that Jews could be buried in Prague and there an estimated hundred thousand bodies (twelve layers deep) and twelve thousand gravestones here.  32 more words

History

Vandals target hundreds of Jewish tombstones in France, stoking fears that Jews will flee to Israel

PARIS — Despite desecrated Jewish graves in France and a deadly attack at a synagogue in Denmark, European leaders on Monday rejected calls from Israel’s leader for a mass migration of the continent’s Jews to Israel, urging unity instead. 527 more words

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Viktor Orbán and the Jewish war heroes of World War I

Yesterday Viktor Orbán delivered a speech in the Jewish cemetery on Kozma utca where there is a separate section for the graves of soldiers who served in World War I.  1,040 more words

Viktor Orbán

Prague - What to Do, Where to Eat, Where to Stay!

If European cities were a necklace, Prague would be a diamond among the pearls!

Medieval heart of Prague bustles with tourists. No wonder — Old Town Square, the astronomical clock, the churches and the cobble stone side streets are so charming that it would almost be a crime not to walk around and soak up the history.

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A last excursion to Galicia

Again, I was travelling with Vasyl and Renata. I highly appreciate both of them – because of their kindness and because of their excellent knowledge of local history. 425 more words

Eastern Galicia