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BC: St Louis anti-semitism

this morning (saturday 1st), 11.33-11.38am, on bbc world service radio
boston calling (presented by carol hills) leads with …

“Five months after Jewish graves were vandalised in St. Louis, questions remain.”

including contributions from …
• reporter daniel gross
• rabbi jim bennet (more…)

BC: Lodz ghetto

this morning (sunday 4th), 11.45-11.50am, on bbc world service radio (repeated from 10.45pm yesterday)
boston calling: look closer (presented by marco werman) includes …

“We visit a Boston exhibition of the photos of Henryk Ross, official photographer of the Lodz ghetto, including photos of the deportations

including contributions from …
• reporter nina porzucki
kristen gresh, curator of photography at the museum of fine arts in boston
(see photos at https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=Boston+Museum+of+Fine+Arts+%22Henryk+Ross%22&tbm=isch) (more…)

BC: sharing passover; conversion

tomorrow morning (sunday 16th), 11.37-11.46am, on bbc world service radio (repeated from this evening, 10.37pm)
boston calling (presented by marco werman) includes …

Sharing the Seder during Passover with a family of Syrian Yazidi refugees; and Ivanka Trump converted to Judaism, but in Israel, converting is not that simple.”

including contributions from …
• reporter judith kogan
• auschwitz survivor hannah berkowitz, 85
• daughter rachel miller
• reporter daniel estrin
• rabbi seth farber, of ITIM (more…)

Ben Stern

this evening (saturday 25th), 6.36-6.41pm, on bbc world service radio
boston calling (presented by marco werman) includes …

“A Holocaust survivor and a grandchild of Nazis share a home in California”

including contributions from …
ben stern, born 1921, poland
lea heitfeld, 31, graduate, studying holocaust and jewish studies (more…)

Boston Calling: modesty

last sunday morning (16th october), 11.53-11.58am, on bbc world service radio
boston calling (presented by marco werman) includes …

Ultra-Orthodox Israeli newspaper editors struggle to cover the US presidential race without printing pictures of women

including contribution from …
• haredi editor benny rabinovich (more…)

Boston Calling: kapparot

last sunday morning (16th october), 11.41-11.44am, on bbc world service radio
boston calling (presented by marco werman) includes …

“A Jewish family in New York sacrifices their first chicken.”

including contribution from …
• reporter sarah birnbaum (more…)

Boston calling: Writers against Israel

tomorrow evening (saturday 7th), 6.30pm, on bbc world service radio
boston calling includes …

Renowned writers to document life in the West Bank:
Israeli-born writer Ayelet Waldman tried to put Israel out of her mind for 20 years. Now she and her husband, the novelist Michael Chabon, are bringing writers to the region to write about the West Bank occupation.”

(more…)

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