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Stickers with swastikas placed on Jewish Museum in Alaska

Stickers with swastikas placed on Jewish Museum in Alaska

Man caught on security camera plastering Nazi stickers on Jewish museum in Anchorage.Elad Benari, 28/05/2021 05:11
Tucson: Black woman who served as leader of Jewish museum resigns

Tucson: Black woman who served as leader of Jewish museum resigns

First Jew of color to lead an American Jewish museum resigns, citing gender and racial discrimination.Asaf Shalev, JTA, 03/05/2021 12:25
Russian-Jewish billionaire appointed to chair board of Moscow's Jewish Museum

Russian-Jewish billionaire appointed to chair board of Moscow's Jewish Museum

‘Pride exists to be part of something Jewish’: Russian billionaire to head Moscow museum’s board.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 27/02/2021 21:07
NYC’s Jewish Museum to reopen Oct. 1 following 6-month closure

NYC’s Jewish Museum to reopen Oct. 1 following 6-month closure

Visits to Jewish Museum on Fifth Avenue to be free through end of December as Museum ends coronavirus closure.Marcy Oster/JTA, 24/09/2020 17:28
Two Jewish museums plan to reopen in May

Two Jewish museums plan to reopen in May

Jewish museums in Munich and Vienna announce plans to reopen this month, after nearly two months of closure.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 08/05/2020 09:22
Poland: Jewish museum leader Dariusz Stola steps down, ending stalemate

Poland: Jewish museum leader Dariusz Stola steps down, ending stalemate

Polish Jewish history museum chooses new director, ending controversy.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 15/02/2020 18:43
'Shocking' to hear museum director accused of anti-Semitism

'Shocking' to hear museum director accused of anti-Semitism

45 Jewish scholars sign unprecedented letter supporting Berlin Jewish Museum director who resigned under pressure.Ben Sales, JTA, 19/06/2019 07:52
Poland: No politics in not renewing Jewish museum head's tenure

Poland: No politics in not renewing Jewish museum head's tenure

Petition signed by several thousand claims decision not to renew director's contract is "clearly political."Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 21/02/2019 07:46
Israel calls on Germany to end funding of Jewish museum

Israel calls on Germany to end funding of Jewish museum

Citing anti-Israel display, Israel calls on Germany to nix funding of Jewish museum, along with anti-Israel groups.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 10/12/2018 14:22
National Jewish museum opens in Italy

National Jewish museum opens in Italy

Italy turns former prison complex into museum on local Jewish history, showcases inaugural exhibit.JTA, 15/12/2017 09:43
ISIS reportedly threatens Jewish NY museum

ISIS reportedly threatens Jewish NY museum

Museum of Jewish Heritage threatened over hosting of movie depicting Kurdish soldiers fighting ISISJTA, 02/10/2017 22:54
Jewish Museum poster defaced in New York subway station

Jewish Museum poster defaced in New York subway station

Swastikas drawn on a poster in a Manhattan subway station advertising an exhibit at New York's Jewish Museum.JTA, 05/01/2017 06:22
Oregon Jewish Museum gets permanent home

Oregon Jewish Museum gets permanent home

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education will have a new and permanent home next year.JTA, 11/07/2016 05:56
Italy grants $29M to complete Jewish museum

Italy grants $29M to complete Jewish museum

Museum under construction for over a decade finally to be finished.JTA, 03/05/2016 21:56
Polish Jewry museum wins Museum of the Year Award

Polish Jewry museum wins Museum of the Year Award

Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw wins the European Museum of the Year Award.JTA, 11/04/2016 05:06
Museum Lets You Take a Tour of the Roman Ghetto

Museum Lets You Take a Tour of the Roman Ghetto

New museum exhibit allows visitors to experience the anti-Semitic confinement of the Jewish ghetto in 3D reconstructed maps.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2014 22:09
Jewish Museum Shooter to Appeal Extradition

Jewish Museum Shooter to Appeal Extradition

Nemmouche previously told the court he was not opposed to his transfer to Belgium as long as he is not sent to a third country.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 26/06/2014 10:30
High-Profile BDS Supporter Booted From Own Lecture

High-Profile BDS Supporter Booted From Own Lecture

Decision to invite Judith Butler, noted academic and extreme anti-Israel activist, sparked controversy and anger.Tova Dvorin, 21/02/2014 15:18
Drawings from Nazi Camp Displayed at Berlin Museum

Drawings from Nazi Camp Displayed at Berlin Museum

Secret drawings and sketches that a Czech artist produced and kept hidden from his Nazi captors go on display at the Jewish Museum.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/05/2013 02:01