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HR’s Gary Kenzer Speaking in Toronto and Washington

HR’s Gary Kenzer Speaking in Toronto and Washington

Our very own Gary Kenzer will be in Toronto this June, discussing photo bias. Does a picture really paint 1,000 words? When: Thursday, June 9 at 7.00 p.m Where: Temple Sinai Congregation Click here for more info and to register. Gary will also be in Washington D.C. this summer and is available for congregational events

Were Photographers Right to Boycott Bibi’s Press Conference?

In a show of solidarity, press photographers boycotted yesterday’s joint press conference of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his visiting French counterpart, Manuel Valls. They were protesting the behavior of Netanyahu’s security detail, who demanded that pool photographer Atef Safadi take off his pants before entering the venue. The Ramallah-based Safadi, who works for European

Video: Real People, Real Stories: Part 1: Terror on a Bus

Miri’s life has been touched by terror, several times. In part one Miri tells the story of when terrorists attacked her while she was riding a public bus. In parts 2 and 3 we talk about the death of Miri’s uncle, Shahar Melamed, and the near stabbing of her 8 year old sister.