Your email is not valid
Recipient's email is not valid
Submit Close

Your email has been sent.

Click here to send another

thescroll_header

Daybreak: Pollard, African Jews

Plus African Jews may include Gadhafi?

Print Email

• Hillary Clinton, after affirming that Israel and the United States are on the same page viz. Iran, was unusually blunt in explaining that she has “no expectation” that Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard will be released. [Haaretz]

• A Hebrew University researcher has a study showing that millions of Africans either practice Judaism or consider themselves to be Jewish. [YNet]

• The ever-controversial philanthropist and political bankroller Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam have pledged $13 million to reduce Birthright Israel waiting lines. [JTA]

• Gadhafi’s Protocol Chief claims that Gadhafi’s mother was Jewish. Hooray? [Jewish Journal]

• The Hebrew National kerfuffle has yielded some thoughtful writing on the practice of keeping Kosher. [Jewcy]

Print Email

“Gadhafi’s Protocol Chief claims that Gadhafi’s mother was Jewish.”

This is old news. Still it doesn’t mean that her son was Jewish. He wasn’t.

Adelson defies categorization

His son, Saif Al-Islam, dated a Jew.

2000

Your comment may be no longer than 2,000 characters, approximately 400 words. HTML tags are not permitted, nor are more than two URLs per comment. We reserve the right to delete inappropriate comments.

Thank You!

Thank you for subscribing to the Tablet Magazine Daily Digest.
Please tell us about you.

Daybreak: Pollard, African Jews

Plus African Jews may include Gadhafi?

More on Tablet:

Some Concrete Facts About Hamas

By Liel Leibovitz — Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels