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Jewish State or State of the Jews? Recap

On Saturday, November 11, the Achshav Yisrael committee of Beth Sholom presented Jewish State or State of the Jews: The Role of the Conservative/Masorti Movement in the Israeli Religious & Cultural Leadership of the State with Yizhar Hess, CEO of the Masorti / Conservative Movement in Israel. The presentation was generously sponsored by the Steve […] http://bethsholomsf.org/jewish-state-or-state-of-the-jews-recap/ Continue Reading...

Jewish State or State of the Jews?

Buy your tickets for our upcoming Achshav Yisrael program! “Jewish State or State of the Jews: The Role of the Conservative/Masorti Movement in the Israeli Religious & Cultural Leadership of the State” will take place on Saturday, November 11, 1 – 3 p.m., in the Sanctuary. The program will follow a community kiddush lunch (12 […] http://bethsholomsf.org/jewish-state-or-state-of-the-jews/ Continue Reading...

Communities of Inclusion Recap

On Saturday, October 21, the Achshav Yisrael committee of Beth Sholom presented Communities of Inclusion: Middle Eastern Jews in Israel’s Modern Era with Tamar Zaken! Tamar gave an overview of the Middle Eastern countries from where Arabic Jews, many refugees from persecution, emigrated to Israel and the kind of reception they received there. She talked […] http://bethsholomsf.org/recap-communities-of-inclusion/ Continue Reading...

Communities Of Inclusion

Buy your tickets for our upcoming Achshav Yisrael program! “Communities Of Inclusion: Middle Eastern Jews In Israel’s Modern Era” will take place on Saturday, October 21, 1 – 3 p.m., in the Sanctuary. The program will follow a community kiddush lunch (12 – 1 p.m.), which all program attendees are invited to. Half of Israel’s […] http://bethsholomsf.org/communities-of-inclusion/ Continue Reading...

A Conversation With Ephraim Margolin

On Saturday afternoon, June 10, following a delicious community kiddush lunch, the Achshav Yisrael committee of CBS presented “Witness To The Birth Of Israel: An Interview With Ephraim Margolin.” Although the special Shabbat afternoon program could not be photographed, we want to share some of the highlights. Achshav Yisrael committee member Eileen Auerbach reports that […] http://bethsholomsf.org/a-conversation-with-ephraim-margolin/ Continue Reading...

Witness To The Birth Of Israel

“Witness To The Birth Of Israel: An Interview With Ephraim Margolin” will take place on Saturday, June 10, 1 – 3 p.m. Becky Buckwald will interview Ephraim Margolin in the CBS Sanctuary. Ephraim Margolin is well known to many of his fellow Beth Sholom congregants as an extraordinary scholar, raconteur, and successful attorney. We have […] http://bethsholomsf.org/witness-to-the-birth-of-israel/ Continue Reading...

Learning More About The Israeli Settlements

Last Sunday afternoon, May 7, the Achshav Yisrael committee of CBS presented its tenth program, “The Israeli Settlements: A Historical Overview and Current Developments.” Just below, Achshav Yisrael committee member Eileen Auerbach provides a report and shares some photographs taken during the event. * * * * * Professor Eran Kaplan, PhD, the Richard and […] http://bethsholomsf.org/learning-more-about-the-israeli-settlements/ Continue Reading...

The Israeli Settlements

Buy your tickets for our upcoming Achshav Yisrael program! “The Israeli Settlements: A Historical Overview and Current Developments” will take place on Sunday, May 7, 3 – 5:30 p.m., in Koret Hall. What are the Israeli settlements, and what is their legal status? Israel is perpetually in the media spotlight, and news coverage is full […] http://bethsholomsf.org/the-israeli-settlements/ Continue Reading...

Learning About Israeli Economics & Poverty

This past Sunday afternoon, February 12, the Achshav Yisrael committee of CBS presented its ninth program, “Inequality & The Politics Of Inequality In Israel.” Just below, Achshav Yisrael committee member Eileen Auerbach provides a report and shares some photographs taken during the event. * * * * * Our speaker, Professor Michael Shalev, is a […] http://bethsholomsf.org/learning-about-israeli-economics-poverty/ Continue Reading...

Inequality & The Politics Of Inequality In Israel

Buy your tickets for our upcoming Achshav Yisrael program! “Inequality & The Politics Of Inequality In Israel” will take place on Sunday, February 12, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., in Koret Hall. Join Achshav Yisrael and and Professor Michael Shalev to consider economic inequality in Israel. Professor Shalev is a visiting professor and political scientist at […] http://bethsholomsf.org/inequality-the-politics-of-inequality-in-israel/ Continue Reading...