Eilat's makeover

by Edgar Asher   The Israeli Red Sea resort of Eilat seems to be changing on an almost daily basis.  Its popularity grows all the time with both Israelis and overseas visitors. With hotels and restaurants to suit every pocket and taste, Eilat is the ideal holiday...

Judaism as a component of Moroccan identity

12.6.13 Issue by Dr. Moshe Gershovich As we were about to exit the Jewish Museum, we stopped in front of a plaque in Arabic and French, containing the preamble to the newly revised Moroccan Constitution of 2011, which reads as follows: “A sovereign Muslim State,...

Morocco’s Jewish heritage

11.29.13 Issue by Dr. Moshe Gershovich             This is part II in a three-part series about Morocco’s Jewish history. Part I appreared in our Nov. 22 edition; look far part III in the coming weeks. An Orphanage in Sefrou             The following morning we left...